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Posts Tagged: Magen David Adom

July 16, 2020 10:56 am

MDA Launches Pilot Program for 15-Minute COVID-19 Test

JNS.org - A Magen David Adom pilot program for a 15-minute coronavirus test was launched in the central Israeli city of Lod on Wednesday, with...

May 14, 2020 11:52 am

Palestinian Rams Group of IDF Soldiers Near Hebron, 1 Wounded

An IDF soldier was wounded in a car-ramming attack in the West Bank on Thursday. The incident occurred in the South Hebron Hills area, where a...

February 27, 2020 1:12 pm

El Al Suspends All Flights to Italy and Thailand Due to Coronavirus; Netanyahu Says Israel ‘in Safe Hands’

Israel’s national airline El Al is suspending all flights to Italy and Thailand as of Thursday due to the spread of the coronavirus, the Israeli...

October 8, 2019 11:38 am

Israel Shuts Down as Holiest Day of Jewish Year, Yom Kippur, Gets Underway

Israeli security forces and medical services were on high alert on Tuesday as Yom Kippur -- the holiest day on the Jewish calendar -- got...

September 6, 2019 8:57 am

Israeli Teen Wounded in Terror Attack Becomes EMT for Magen David Adom

JNS.org - Israeli teen Dvir Schnerb was certified to be an EMT for Israel’s national emergency service Magen David Adom on Tuesday, less than two...

December 13, 2018 8:34 am

Two Israelis Killed, Two Wounded in Second Palestinian Shooting Attack This Week

Two Israelis were killed and two others wounded in a Palestinian shooting attack in the West Bank on Thursday morning. The two fatalities were IDF soldiers,...

August 16, 2018 11:05 am

Magen David Adom Reports Almost 50 Drownings This Swim Season

JNS.org - The Magen David Adom emergency ambulance service reported that a staggering 49 people have drowned since the beginning of the swimming season, urging everyone...

July 24, 2018 10:49 am

American Teenagers Spend Their Summer Saving Lives in Israel

JNS.org - Sophie Roth, 17, from Long Island, New York, had always watched as ambulances whirred by, and wondered what it would be like to...

March 18, 2018 1:22 pm

Israeli Security Guard Stabbed in Jerusalem’s Old City Dies of Wounds, Hospital Says

A 30-year-old security guard died of wounds suffered in a stabbing attack on Sunday evening in the Old City of Jerusalem, a hospital spokeswoman said. The...

March 9, 2018 1:28 pm

International Women’s Day: Real-Life ‘Wonder Women’ of Israel

JNS.org - They respond to emergency calls from the public, often putting themselves in danger in order to save lives. They perform CPR, deliver babies and...

February 15, 2018 3:39 pm

Couples Who Save Lives Together Form Lasting Bonds

JNS.org - While matchmaking is not something often considered a priority in the world of emergency medical services, a good number of volunteer first responders have...

January 19, 2018 10:32 am

IDF Soldier Wounded in Attempted Car-Ramming Attack Near Jordan River Baptism Site

JNS.org - An Israeli soldier was lightly wounded in an attempted car-ramming terror attack near the Qasr Al-Yahud baptism site in the Jordan Valley on Friday. The...

November 7, 2017 10:12 am

Israel Delivering Emergency Assistance to Madagascar as African Island Nation Copes With Worst ‘Black Death’ Plague Outbreak in 50 Years

Israel is sending aid to Madagascar as the Indian Ocean island nation copes with its worst "Black Death" plague outbreak in half a century. At least...

July 28, 2017 4:37 pm

Israel Providing First Aid Training to Volunteer Indian Responders

Israel’s national emergency service, Magen David Adom, is helping train volunteer first responders in India, the Hindustan Times reported this week. The project -- being run...


New Miniseries About Murdered Israeli PM Yitzhak Rabin Directed by Former Neighbor

Yitzhak Rabin will be the subject of a new miniseries directed by a...

Actor Ryan Reynolds Willing to Learn Hebrew After Birthday Message From Gal Gadot

Canadian-American actor Ryan Reynolds said he's open to learning Hebrew after his "Red...


Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

Young Global Jewry at Forefront of Fight Against COVID-19

Masa Israel Journey, a leader in immersive international experiences in Israel founded by the Jewish Agency and government of Israel,...

Checking in on COVID-19 and Jewish Seniors

JNS.org - As America’s battle with the novel coronavirus has raged on, America’s Jewish community has suffered its share of...


‘Zionism Only at Beginning of Its History,’ French Intellectual...

Leading French intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy has called for a renewal of the Zionist vision, arguing that the notion that the Jewish...


Researchers at Ben-Gurion University Create Machine Learning Platform to Im...

CTech - Ben-Gurion University researchers have partnered up with a medical startup, Panacea, to create new technology that streamlines clinical...

Middle East

Head of Sudan’s Ruling Council Defends Deal for Ties With Israel

The military leader of Sudan's ruling council sought to defend on Monday a US-backed agreement to establish relations with Israel, saying the deal was yet to be concluded and could benefit...


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