Tag Archives: rescue

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 Earthquake Search, Rescue Teams Arrive In Italy

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — August 26, 2016 … IsraAID has arrived at Italy’s earthquake epicenter with a 20 member team of Search and Rescue, Relief and Trauma Specialists. IsraAID is an Israeli-based humanitarian aid agency that responds to emergency crises and engages in international development around the world. The Israel… Read More »

Israel Creating Bridges In Africa

By Herb Brandon Israel News Agency Uganda — July 5, 2016 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the heads of Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Zambia while visiting Uganda on the 40th anniversary of the Entebbe hostage rescue operation. Netanyahu issued the following statement at the African summit in Uganda: “This meeting… Read More »

VIDEO: 24 Hours At IDF Nepal Field Hospital in 42 Seconds

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Nepal — May 9, 2015 … As the 260 doctors, nurses and paramedics at the IDF Humanitarian Field Hospital in Nepal celebrate Shabbat, they are proud that on day 10 of their mission: 178 patients were treated, 295 public structures were evaluated. A total of 1,427 patients have been… Read More »

Namaste – Cross Cultural Communications For Israelis in Nepal

Without even knowing it, the Israeli and Nepalese are enjoying the same perception of personal space. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — May 2, 2015 … The last thing that many Israeli volunteers thought of as they rushed off to save lives in Nepal was the do’s and don’ts of communicating effectively in… Read More »

3 More Babies Born At Israel Defense Forces Nepal Field Hospital

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency IDF Field Hospital, Nepal — May 2, 2015 … The Israel Defense Forces proudly announced that three more babies were born at the IDF Humanitarian Field Hospital in Nepal. “It’s all smiles today at the IDF Field Hospital in Nepal,” said IDF Spokesperson Lt. Col. Peter Lerner. “Yesterday, we… Read More »

VIDEO – Israel Opens Field Hospital in Nepal

A 260-person Israel Defense Forces humanitarian mission carrying 95 tons of supplies and 40 doctors has arrived in Nepal. The IDF will remain there for at least two weeks. A global support page for Israel’s Nepal humanitarian efforts has been established at  Israel4Nepal.com. Help Israel Save Lives – Donate Here!