Special report blasts Israeli home-front as gravely deficient, vulnerable to rocket attacks

In one of his hardest hitting and most personally attacking reports yet, State Comptroller Joseph Shapira blasted the home-front’s readiness for mass rocket attacks as “gravely deficient” and zoned in on Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon as having special responsibility for the problems.

While the report covered a range of war and natural disaster related issues the home-front could face, it especially focused on defending against “massive rocket fire” which “could last several weeks” since “according to the IDF, in any future conflict scenario, the home-front will serve as a central target” for Hamas or Hezbollah.

The comptroller’s criticism regarding home-front readiness for rocket attacks broke down into several areas.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Special-report-blasts-Israeli-home-front-as-gravely-deficient-vulnerable-to-rocket-attacks-415723

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *