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image by Dov Gutterman
This Civil Defense Force and
Regional Defense Units were replaced a decade ago by the
Homefront Command. The colours of the homefront command are the
same to those appearing in its emblem - blue and orange.
Apparently, this emblem is based on the proposed flag in the 1949 Geneva convention for
Yaron Ramati, 27 October 2004
Homefront Command (Pikud HaOref) was established in 1992
following the Gulf War and replaced the Civil
Defense Force and Regional Defense Units. The command is
charged on civil defense, search and rescue etc.
The command adopted the orange color as it is known internationally as the civil defense color.
Dov Gutterman, 5 June 2007
image from wikipedia