The sirens will audio on Monday, but don’t stress, it is a normal exam

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The Dutch government has issued a reminder that Monday’s midday take a look at of the nationwide siren network is a common celebration and not connected to the war in Ukraine.

The reminder has been revealed simply because of concerns some people could be anxious when the sirens go off, specially if they are not informed of the frequent exams, the federal government claimed.

The countrywide community, produced up of 4,278 sirens, is sounded on the first Monday of just about every thirty day period – and that means Monday March 7 will also be a examination working day.

The sirens will seem for 1 moment, 26 seconds as regular and a longer alarm would signify there is a true emergency underway.

In that circumstance, folks should go indoors instantly, near doors and home windows and await even more guidelines by means of tv, radio or the NL-Warn messaging service.

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