At 12:00 on Monday, December 11, in the Golan heights was carried out the simultaneous destruction of approximately 300 minutes, the defense Ministry warned the media about half an hour before the explosion.
The road near the site of the mine explosion is opened to traffic only after 10 minutes after the explosion.
Minefields in Israel surrounded by a barbed wire fence and the perimeter is equipped with special signs with a red triangle on a yellow background and lettering in Hebrew and English: «Beware of mines!».
However, rainwater flows lead to «the spread» mines of the district, who are often «washed out» outside the fenced area. Every year after the opening of the winter season on the Hermon representatives of the office for the liquidation of the old minefields, Ministry of defence appeal to the Israelis with a request to exercise maximum vigilance and to avoid the minefields. They warn that during the snowfall, the road signs may be covered with snow.