'This Is Not A Drill': A False Ballistic Missile Alert Shakes Hawaii

In October, the University of Hawaii sent its students and faculty an email about what actions to undertake in case of a nuclear incident, instructing students when and where to shelter in place of an attack.

Residents of Hawaii were thrown into a panic Saturday morning after an emergency alert was sent warning of a ballistic missile threat.

Panic tore through the U.S. state after residents were told to "seek immediate shelter", and were warned that "this is not a drill". "Seek immediate shelter. This is not a drill".

The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency confirmed it too, saying it was in fact part of a drill.

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'There is no missile threat.

Another said: Sirens are going off in Hawaii about a missle threat inbound to Hawaii. "There is absolutely no incoming ballistic missile threat to Hawaii right now".

A Hawaii EMA spokesman also told BuzzFeed News that they were in the process of sending another message to cancel the initial alert. "My phone's being blowing up".

'No missile is headed toward the State of Hawaii REPEAT.NO MISSILE IS HEADED TOWARD THE STATE OF HAWAII'. It was a false alarm based on a human error.

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