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Iranian attack : Israel closes all educational institutions

- April 14, 2024

Tel Aviv, April 14( BPNS)

Israel has closed all its educational institutions from Sunday for an indefinite period following the Iranian attack.

Iran has on Saturday directed drones and a few missiles at Israel which Israel has claimed to have destroyed in the air itself. Iran has been threatening Israel with attack following an April 1 attack by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF ) on the Iranian consulate in Damascus,Syria leading to the killing of seven top officials of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC)including Brigade General Mohammad Reza Zahedi.

The Israel Home front said that extra curricular activities in the country has also been suspended till further announcement.

IDF spokesperson,Rear Admiral Daniel Hagari in a statement on Saturday night said that from Sunday no educational institutions will be open and that no camp programmes or extracurricular activities will be taking place.

Daniel Hagari also called upon the Israeli citizens to be vigilant and to stay in shelters for ten minutes on hearing a warning siren.

Israel defense ministry officials told BPNS that Israel has taken all necessary precautions and that the Iran proxies like Hamas ,Hezbollah and Houthi militants from Yemen have been attacking Israel. The official said that Israel is prepared for any escalations and added that Israel could not be cowed down due to this.