Tag Archives: children

Israel’s Disaster Support Professionals, United Hatzalah, IsraAid, Tackle Harvey

IsraAid is among the first humanitarian organizations to arrive whenever disaster strikes around the globe. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — August 29, 2017 … From Haiti and South Sudan to Japan and Kenya, IsraAid has been among the first to be on the scene when disaster strikes. Today, a team of… Read More »

Israel Discovers Terror Tunnels Under Gaza UNRWA Schools

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — June 12, 2017 … The Israel Defense Forces informed the United Nations Relief and Works Agency, the main UN aid agency in Gaza, that it had discovered part of a terror tunnel running under two of its schools in a refugee camp in the enclave. UNRWA… Read More »

Trump Bombs Syria, Netanyahu: Chemical Weapons Not Tolerated

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — April 7, 2017 … Following President Trump’s bombing of Syrian air force bases in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons against civilians, Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the following statement: “In both word and action, President Trump sent a strong and clear message today… Read More »

Will American Jews Wake Up After 28 Bomb Threats?

The bombs may not be real, but the fear is. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, NY — January 18, 2017 … The doors are always kept open. No one standing over them. All may come and go. It’s the Jewish tradition of “welcome the stranger”. But this practice, this age old honored… Read More »

Israel To Expand Humanitarian Aid To Syria

By John Hill Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — December 20, 2016 … More than five years after it began, the Syrian civil war has killed a reported 470,000 people. Bombings are destroying crowded cities and horrific human rights violations are widespread. Basic necessities like food and medical care are sparse. The U.N. estimates that… Read More »

Ted Cruz Joins New York Jews Preparing for Passover

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Brooklyn, New York — April 7, 2016 … U.S. Senator and Presidential candidate Ted Cruz joined dozens of Jewish children today preparing for the Jewish holiday of Passover. The event took place at the Chabad Neshama Model Matzah Bakery this afternoon. After the matzah making party, Cruz then visited the Jewish Center of Brighton Beach where… Read More »

Why Israel’s Children Don’t Like Obama’s Nuclear Deal

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 15, 2015 … There are five reasons why Israel’s children reject Obama’s and the EU’s nuclear deal with Iran. 1. The deal allows Iran to maintain it’s nuclear program. My mommy and daddy told us that they burn American and Israeli flags in the Iran.… Read More »

First Baby Born At IDF Field Hospital in Nepal

“It’s a boy!” Nepal — April 29, 2015 … The first baby delivered by the Israel Defense Forces was born Wednesday at the IDF field hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. The baby was transferred and is being hospitalized at the Premature Babies Unit. Happppy Birthday जन्मदिनको A global support page for Israel’s Nepal humanitarian efforts has been established… Read More »

130 Pakistan Children Murdered, Israel Offers Humanitarian Aid

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem — December 16, 2014 … As Jewish children light candles, celebrating the first night of Hanukkah in Israel, the world turns it’s attention to a bloody massacre in Peshawar, Pakistan. Over 130 children aged 10 to 18 were murdered by Islamic terrorists in an attack by the Taliban (formally known as… Read More »