The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

REFILE-UPDATE 6-Ballistic missile warning sent in error by Hawaii authorities

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

(Refiles to fix location of witness Michael Sterling, Waikiki
instead of Honolulu, paragraph 18)
* Panicked Hawaiians scramble to find shelter
* Governor says state will improve emergency procedures
By Jolyn Rosa
HONOLULU, Jan 13 (Reuters) - An emergency alert was sent
mistakenly on Saturday to Hawaii's residents warning of an
imminent ballistic missile attack when an employee at the state
emergency management agency pushed the "wrong button," Hawaii's
g ...

 

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