Israeli rescue team to Haiti lands at Ben-Gurion Airport

Sixteen days after a 7.1-magnitude earthquake hitHaiti, the Israeli rescue team to the Caribbean nation returned to Israel on Thursdaymorning.

Family members, IDF brass, and lawmakers arrived atBen-Gurion International Airport for a reception in honor of theteam.

More than 900 people were treated at the IDF fieldhospital, and the Israeli team received international praisefor its work.