Israeli News Live 20 Sept 2018
Israel is taking no chances as they have moved to a DEFCON 3 stage alert of its national defenses.
Russia begins drills in the Mediterranean closes all air-traffic and Ukraine is seeing troops moving into place from all sides. Turkey to moves in mass forces in a showdown to topple Assad.
|Readiness condition||Exercise term||Description||Readiness|
|DEFCON 1||COCKED PISTOL||Nuclear war is imminent||Maximum readiness|
|DEFCON 2||FAST PACE||Next step to nuclear war||Armed Forces ready to deploy and engage in less than 6 hours|
|DEFCON 3||ROUND HOUSE||Increase in force readiness above that required for normal readiness||Air Force ready to mobilize in 15 minutes|
|DEFCON 4||DOUBLE TAKE||Increased intelligence watch and strengthened security measures||Above normal readiness|
|DEFCON 5||FADE OUT||Lowest state of readiness||Normal readiness|