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Israel, Jordan Hold Joint Quake Drill

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King Abdullah II of Jordan. Photo: World Economic Forum.

UPI – Israel and Jordan conducted joint exercises to test preparedness for an earthquake in the region, officials said.

About 200 people participated in the drills last week at Timna in southern Israel and organized by Israel’s Magen David Adom and the Jordanian Red Crescent, The Jerusalem Post reported Sunday.

Trained professionals and students from Israel’s Ben Gurion University were in attendance, the newspaper said.

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