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

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In his message on World Civil Defense Day issued on
During a visit to Prince Hussein Bin Abdullah II Academy for Civil Protection and the Civil Defense Training City, the delegation was briefed by Dean of the academy Faisal Al Ghithian on the academy's specialties and on the role of the Civil Defense Training City in training Jordanian CDD cadres as well as civil defense cadres of Arab and friendly countries.
Brigadier Hilal Eidha Al Mazroui, Director General of Resources and Support Services at the Civil Defense General Headquarters, explained that over 9,000 books were distributed at the various Civil Defense Centers across the UAE.
He added that the role of the civil defense organization was very important and the volunteers of the organization helped the victims of terrorism, bomb blasts, floods and other natural disasters and civil defense volunteers and their team need to appreciate this.
The three branches of government specially the executive one are expected to offer whatever support required to help the Civil Defense Organization better discharge its responsibilities, read the decree.
Spokesman of Civil Defense in Riyadh Major Mohammed Al Hammadi said that the civil defense control center had been notified of the incident at 6:39 pm.
Major General Dr Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior and Chairman of the Federal Civil Defense Sector Development Council; Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Director General of Central Operations at Abu Dhabi Police; Major General Salem Al Shamesi, Deputy Director General of Finance and Services; Brigadier Ali Khalfan Al Dhaheri, Director General of the Headquarters Affairs at Abu Dhabi Police; and Colonel Juma Al Dahmani, Acting Director General of Abu Dhabi Civil Defense also attending the ceremony.
Major General Rashid Al Matroushi said that the Dubai Civil defense operations room had received a report from the Dubai Police Operation room at around 1:49 am that a fire had broken out in the Torch towers which has 87 storey's and 676 apartments.
Esmat Abdel Rahman met Sunday at his office, with the secretary-General of the International Organization of Civil Defense in the presence of General Commissioner of Police Forces Lt.
HEBRON, June 8, 2011 (WAFA) Jewish settlers Wednesday set fire to nearly 20 dunums of Palestinian fields near Bani Na'im, a town east of Hebron, according to the civil defense in Hebron.
Summary: Madrid - The Hispanic-Moroccan joint committee for civil defense convened, on Friday in Madrid, under the co-chairmanship of major general, inspector of civil defense Abdelkrim El Yaagoubi and head of Spanish civil defense Pilar Gallego, a statement by Spain's Interior Ministry said.
nuclear strategy, Russian civil defense, the diplomacy of the Cuban missile crisis, and other matters.
government encouraged measures known as civil defense to protect civilians in the event of a nuclear war.
To prevent the city from being caught unaware, Amado and some fellow members of their local Neighborhood Watch Program started lobbying local and national politicians Tuesday to resurrect the World War II-era civil defense program relic.
In a series of high-profile hearings, Holifield called for a massive shelter system, "the acid test of a national will to build an effective civil defense.
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