Magen David Adom will be on high alert this Yom Kippur as every year about 2,000 people turn to on the holiday them for medical assistance, MDA said in a statement on Wednesday.
Additional paramedics and ambulances have been called in and will be on standby throughout the holiday. Various synagogues throughout the country will be equipped with defibrillators.
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