The public spaces in Israel are closing down in light of the new restrictions combating the spread of the #coronavirus. New instructions call for staying at home, not going into the public, unless for food shopping or an emergency. No parks, playgrounds, or going to the beach. Stay safe out there.
A recent case where we assisted in the safe evacuation and return of a US citizen from Wuhan, China, back home, amid the threats of the Corona Virus, and limited operational options.
We are extremely happy that the subject is back home – healthy and safe.
To those of you tracking the spread of the 2019-nCoV (Corona Virus). Here’s a great interactive map, with real time updates from Johns Hopkins University. All of us in the security industry, especially those in crisis management or travel security fields, should monitor the spread of the virus, and assess the implications on your employees, […]
Updated April 28, 2019 08:00 (UTC +3) A woman has been murdered, and several others injured, a young girl among them, in a shooting at Congregation Chabad in Poway, north of San Diego. The attack occurred during services for the end of the Passover Jewish religious celebrations. The shooter has been apprehended by the authorities, […]
Several explosions reported in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, on this Easter weekend. At least 52 are reported dead as of now, and over a Hundred are injured. And the numbers are still rising. The explosions went of in 3 churches holding Easter services, and 3 hotels, in Colombo and its vicinity. Local authorities […]
March 18, 2019 at around 10:45 local time (UTC +1) a shooting incident occurred at a tram in the city. One person is reported dead, and multiple people injured. shooting is now over, but the police operation is still ongoing. Dutch authorities are considering “a possible terrorist motive” for the shooting, which happened in 24 […]
(Updated – March 15, 09:56 UTC+2) The prime minister of New Zealand has confirmed 40 people were murdered, and about 20 injured, in a terror attacks on 2 mosques in Christchurch, NZ. Among the dead are children. The attacks occurred at 13:40 local time. 3 man and a woman were taken into custody by the […]
(Updated- March 15, 09:31) Last night (14/03/19) at 21:05 Israel time (UTC +2) the Israeli rocket alert system identified 2 rocket launches from Gaza strip towards Tel Aviv and the region (see video). The sirens went off at the Gush Dan District in central Israel, alerting of an imminent rocket attack, at the time when […]
An interesting read from CNN, following last week’s bombing in Mindanao. Abu Sayyaf , and by extension – all ISIS inspired terror organizations around the world, are more that just an organization. They are an Idea, an Ideology. Conventional fighting against them is important, but will probably not solve the problem. It will exist as […]