As the Syrian Civil War Escalates, Israel Prepares

With the U.S. considering  intervention in the Syrian civil war after casualties mount and millions seek refuge in neighboring countries, Israel prepares for a possible Syrian strike. The Western Galilee Hospital’s underground bunker proves to be an especially prescient move. Read more here.

Meanwhile, doctors and nurses at the hospital continue caring for the lucky few who make it to the hospital for care. Read more from the New York Times.

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man walks out with his children after collecting gas mask kits at a distribution point in Jerusalem