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A team of French rescue experts began hunting through a huge expanse of debris on the outskirts of the Indonesian city of Palu on Saturday, searching for any sign of life.
No damage in Israel was reported as a result of the tremor.
In August, an iAID team of 10 relief professionals traveled to Texas in order to assist communities affected by Hurricane Harvey.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Thousands of families in places like Arad, Tiberias and communities close to the Jordan River are unprotected in the event of a natural disaster.
By SARAH LEVI
Earthquake drills will use similar tactics to war drills, says IDF senior officer.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The area along the Israel-Jordan border is highly susceptible to earthquakes. Israelis, Jordanians and Palestinians joined forces to provide the best possible response in case such a disaster strikes
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
7,000 fatalities are expected from a major earthquake.
“I would like to say to my friend, the Prime Minister of Italy, Matteo Renzi, Israel is prepared to send aid to the best of its ability,” Netanyahu said.
By HERB KEINON
Italy issued the warning to all environmental agencies in the region, however Israeli officials said that it was very unlikely a tsunami would strike Israels shores.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV,REUTERS
The desire, even the need, to help others is part of the Jewish psyche and Jewish core values.
By ANN GOLDBERG
Looking at Israel’s earthquake preparedness in the wake of the tragedy in Italy, Lederman praised the country’s efforts to strengthen buildings, train people in evacuation methods and educate.
By SHARON UDASIN
Israeli humanitarian aid agency IsraAID sending teams to support relief operations on the ground in the two countries.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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