Israeli Hospitals Reach Out to Lebanon

(Jerusalem Post) Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman - Dr. Masad Barhoum, director-general of the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya, took to social networks and the radio to appeal in Arabic to Lebanese leaders to allow him to help in the aftermath of the Beirut explosion. "We have no agenda, there are no enemies in this situation," said Barhoum. Dr. Salman Zarka, head of Ziv Medical Center in Safed, also reached out to Lebanon. He noted that until 2000, his hospital treated Lebanese citizens on a regular basis. "Israel is ready to help. It's a shame that people will die for no reason."

2020-08-06 00:00:00

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