Israel Dispatches Aid to El Salvador

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesperson)
January 15, 2001

Last night, the Israeli Foreign Ministry dispatched a medical team to assist the victims of the recent earthquake in El Salvador. Leading the delegation is the Director of the Foreign Ministry’s Latin America Division Mr. Alex Ben-Zvi, and the Director of the Schneider Hospital Trauma Center, Dr. Yehezkel Waisman.

In addition, on Tuesday, January 16, a shipment of medical aid will be sent to the earthquake victims, which will include medicines and medical supplies amounting to about $30,000.

The delegation will be conveying to the President Francisco Flores of El Salvador a letter from Prime Minister Barak, expressing the solidarity of the people of Israel with the people of El Salvador.

 
 
 Israel Dispatches Aid to El Salvador
 Israel Dispatches Aid to El Salvador
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