Capt. Barak Raz, head of the North American Desk of the Foreign Press Branch, describes the IDF’s lifesaving efforts in Haiti. As of 4:30 PM Wednesday (20/1/10), the IDF field hospital treated over 380 patients and completed over 140 surgeries. Approximately 50 patients were hospitalized, 7 babies were delivered (2 premature), and 12 deaths occurred at the hospital.
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