MDA rescue team heads to Nepal

MDA also launched a donations drive on behalf of Nepal to assist Nepalese citizens who have been left without a roof, food or water.

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April 26, 2015 16:54

Magen David Adom rescue team heads to Nepal‏

Magen David Adom rescue team heads to Nepal‏

A Magen David Adom rescue team took off for Nepal on Sunday morning, and will set up a base of operations to assist earthquake victims.

The team, made up of doctors, paramedics, and headed by MDA head Eli Bin, took off from Sde Dov airport in Tel aviv, and was due to land at Kathmandu on Sunday evening.

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It carries with it a range of medial equipment, medicines and baby food on a plane chartered for the mission.

Bin said members of the team would also arrive at the Chabad House in Kathmandu and provide assistance to hundreds of Israelis in the area who are unable to get in touch with their families back home. 

MDA launched a donations drive on behalf of Nepal to assist hundreds of thousands of Nepalese citizens who have been left without a roof, food or water.

Those who wish to donate can call 1800-600-101 from Israel.


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