As Rockets Rain on Israel, Camps Cope With Worried Jewish Parents

At Israel summer programs, the message to parents abroad is 'keep calm.’

It was Color War this week at Kimama, the Israeli overnight camps that bring together children from Jewish communities abroad with young Israelis. But with rockets flying all around the country, camp counselors and directors felt nervous about holding the planned water sport competition. What to do, they feared, if the sirens go off while the children are in the water?