=>Stay away from gunfire and sounds of violence.=>Help who you can but do not endanger yourself and your family Find and collect fire extinguishers and fire blankets. Make sure everyone knows where they are kept. Donot steal fire fighting equipment if it is in a place where there are people.- Establish barriers and maintain watch of all entrances to the area you are housed in. form compounds withindividuals you trust and create a barrier of flat visible ground.- Make a barrier of cars, also always have a vehicle in case some one needs medical attention. refrigerators/washing machines/heavy equipment/etc.- if not allready obvious, do not trust boundaries against gun fire. Fill bags with sand for some protectionfattenrom gun-fire, but do not trust your life to it.- If you must fight, it is best to do it inside buildings where guns are less of an advantage - they can't justmove far away and keep shooting - DO NOT TRY TO FIGHT MEN WITH GUNS, AVOID IF POSSIBLE.- You are likely to be avoided if they suspect large amounts of resistance.- If in doubt retreat to another location.
Yet, don't be a hero. Dying in the frantic attempt to save 2 kills three. Try to stay level headed ananalyze situations before you intervene.
- Make noise. to alert other neibours. fireworks can be taken as gunfire for persons not used to the sound of agun as tunisians. Use a whistles or just whistle.*start by protecting yourself*stay in a place where you can see and be seen by your squad.
**do never stay alone (GROUPS OF LOCAL COMMUNITIES MUST STAY TOGETHER)
***Tell other what you are doing and share with them -
keep contact with other neighborhoods
=>>WRITE down car number and other vehicle that can be suspicious for later controls (otherinformation can be usefull : how many persons in it, ages, sex, ...)
- Stay calm and never try to provoke a fight- Organise a shift system to keep watch around the compound.- wear a white hand band so military can distiguish you - be visible*Make sure your cellphone's battery is charged and you have credit.**Trade contact numbers with other groups like yourself, so you may support eachother.***Always have emergency phone numbers. everyone must know what to do in case of problems and where