Israel Dispatches Aid to El Salvador
by Yated Ne'eman Staff
On Monday night, right after the tragedy, 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.
A shipment of medical aid is planned within the next few
days to be sent to the earthquake victims, including
medicines and medical supplies amounting to about
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.