of Mexico State Enrique Peña Nieto, in Israel as head of a
Mexican government delegation, met Wednesday at his request with the
team of ZAKA volunteers who assisted in the recovery mission at the
site of the helicopter crash in Mexico City earlier this month in
which Mexican businessman Moises Saba and family were killed.
ZAKA delegation left Mexico for the Haiti quake disaster immediately
after completing their work at the crash site, flying with the
Mexican delegation to Port-au-Prince.
the meeting, attended by the ZAKA International Rescue Unit head Mati
Goldstein, the governor expressed his gratitude for the
professionalism and dedication of the ZAKA volunteers.
commented that members of the Mexican delegation to Haiti told him of
the close cooperation with the ZAKA delegation on the ground,
including in the rescue of several survivors from the collapsed
university building. The governor added that he would investigate
other areas of continued cooperation with ZAKA and promised to offer
his support for the establishment of a ZAKA international rescue unit