The limited call-up of reserve soldiers is also underway. Some 1,000 soldiers serving in the Intelligence Corps, Home Front Command and the Air Force's air defense units have been mobilized.
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The troops include dozens of reservists from the Iron Dome's sixth battery that is scheduled to be deployed in either central or northern Israel in the coming days.
The Home Front Command did not issue any special guidelines in the wake of mounting tensions in the region. The IDF has said it is unlikely that Syria will attack Israel as a response to a possible American assault.
Nevertheless, the army is not taking any chances and has deployed an Iron Dome battery in Haifa and a Patriot battery in northern Israel.
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