Israel sends medical equipment to war-torn Georgia.

(Communicated by the MFA Spokesperson)

Israel is sending humanitarian aid to Georgia tonight (12 August) as the first part of a broader aid effort to be implemented soon. The shipment, which will be flown by the Georgian national airline, consists of two respirators and seven EKG monitors. The aid is a result of cooperation between the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Archimedes Global- Madanes Group.