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activities organized by civilians for their own protection in time of war or disaster

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The signatories were Civil Defence Logistics Department assistant director Major Ahmad Abdullah al-Abdullah and Al Hamad official Mohamed Kutty.
According to an official at Civil Defence, the site will be handed over to fire expertsat theforensic laboratory to investigate and determine the cause of the fire.
He pointed out that the services of civil defence volunteers were admirable.
He lauded the graduates' training efforts, appreciating the efforts of the officials of the Civil Defence School.
As part of this project, the German side has also made available to the regional directorate of civil defence in Tozeur modern road rescue facilities.
Colonel Mohammed Abdullah Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Executive Office of the Federal Civil Defence Sector Development Council said: "As soon as the operations room is notified of an accident, the closest civil defense station in its area of jurisdiction is dispatched electronically through the system.
The Commissioner of Civil Defence, Andreas Frantzis, said that along with a presentation of the bodies' tasks and activities, the Cyprus Civil Defence would also like to hear the views and concerns of British residents about civil defence issues.
He hailed the active response of the Civil Defence in emergencies and follow-up of plans and programmes in combating disasters.
Alarmed by the ominously looming tragedy, witnesses called the Civil Defence, local news site Sabq reported on Sunday.
The commissioner informed the meeting that 2,285 officers and other staffers from government and private institutions have completed civic defence training by the Directorate Civil Defence, which is commendable.
Addressing the gathering, Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Kiren Rijiju said Civil Defence is service to the nation and we should improve and strengthen the civil defence concept.
Shinde, who inaugurated the Golden Jubilee celebrations of Civil Defence and Home Guards here, appreciated the achievements of the volunteers of these organizations during any kind of disaster whether natural or man made.
SANTHOSH CHANDRAN DOHA THE Civil Defence department of the Ministry of Interior on Tuesday said that it has extended its awareness campaign, which kicked off on the occasion of the World Civil Defence Day earlier this month, till December 2014.
Dubai: Fire broke at a high-rise building at the Downtown Dubai area but has since been extinguished, according to the Dubai Civil Defence.
As many as 71 fire incidents last week were prevented from ballooning into major crises by the Civil Defence centres in various governorates of the Sultanate.