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The Red Cross defends the Red Crescent's neglect of Israeli murder victims

The news out of Paris has pushed the dreadful murder of Rabbi Yacov Litman and his son Netanel out of the headlines these past few days, but there is one very important detail that must not be ignored. 1,773 more words

Israel News

Did Red Crescent paramedics ignore two dying gunshot victims when they realized they were Jews ?

MDA Director: Red Crescent Run Like Third World Country Service
by JNi Media
November 15, 2015

Israeli EMT service Magen David Adom CEO Eli Bin responded to a report on the failure Red Crescent paramedics to stop and help a Jewish family attacked by Arab gunmen last Friday, told Channel 10 News his organization has also submitted a protest to the International Red Cross, alongside the harsh complaint from Israel’s foreign ministry.  98 more words

Israel & Middle East

Murder on the eve of a wedding

On Friday afternoon, shortly before Shabbat, another Jewish family was shot up in their car by Palestinian terrorists, killing the father and one of the sons. 967 more words

Israel News

West African governments must integrate trained Ebola responders into community-based health systems


GENEVA, Switzerland, November 9, 2015/APO (African Press Organization)/ —

With the WHO declaration that the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Sierra Leone has now ended, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is calling upon all West African countries affected by the epidemic to integrate trained responders into their community-based health systems. 475 more words


World Humanitarian Summit – Global Youth Consultation

What is this process everybody in the humanitarian world is talking about? You probably have seen posts and tweets about it all over social media. The World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) is an initiative of the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. 301 more words


Unrest strikes Israel

Netany­ahu says Israel­i civili­ans are at the forefr­ont of a war agains­t terror­ism and must also be on maximu­m alert.

New violence rocked Israel and the West Bank Wednesday, with three stabbings and an Arab shot dead by police, asPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Israelis to be on maximum alert against “terrorism.” 703 more words

Nearly 100 Migrants Dead Off Libya

Nearly 100 migrants have reportedly died, in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Libya. 81 more words