Israel holds lagre-scale drill for war readiness

An IDF exercise simulating a number of war scenarios began Sunday morning, the IDF said.

The purpose of the drill is to improve the communication between parts of the IDF, wartime operations and interdepartmental planning.

The exercise, which is scheduled to end Wednesday, includes the Northern and Southern Commands, ground, air force, naval troops, intelligence directorate, telecommunications and cyber defense directorate.

The IDF believes that a future war in the north may quickly spread and become a multi-front war, with terror Muslim terror groups from Lebanon, Syria and Gaza taking part.