Mamad room saves lives, but most homes in Israel don’t have one

One of Israel’s greatest protective measures from incoming missile attacks is known as the mamad (an acronym for merchav mugan dirati) – referring to a room in an apartment built of reinforced concrete. Despite the fact that it has been thirty years since the government required the construction of such a space in every new … Continue reading Mamad room saves lives, but most homes in Israel don’t have one