Tag Archives: Japan

Nevatim Air Force Base Receives IDF Aid Delegation Returning from Japan

The IDF aid delegation to Japan has landed at the Nevatim air force base and was greeted by the IDF Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, GOC Home Front Command, Maj. Gen. Yair Golan and IDF Surgeon … Continue reading

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IDF Aid Delegation to Japan Returns Home

The IDF Aid Delegation to Japan has completed its mission will be returning to Israel. The members of the delegation are returning after providing medical care to the residents of Minamisanriku (in the Miyagi Prefecture) and its vicinity over the … Continue reading

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IDF Doctors Treat New Mothers and Their Babies in Minamisanriku

Yuki Satu, 24, a new mother staying at an aid population center in Minamisanriku, gave birth to a girl six weeks ago by a Cesarean section. Due to the tsunami, Yuki had been unable to go to a gynecologist for … Continue reading

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Deputy Foreign Minister Makiko Kikuta Visits IDF Medical Clinic in Minamisanriku

Yesterday (April 4th), the Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister, Makiko Kikuta, visited the IDF aid delegation’s medical clinic in Minamisanriku, a city heavily hit by the tsunami. She toured the facility and met with delegation members led by Col. Dr. Ofir … Continue reading

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Japan Aid Delegation Members and Local Children Partake in Recreational Activities Together

The IDF aid delegation to Japan takes a quick break to entertain the local children of Minamisanriku, who experienced deep losses from the recent tsunami and earthquake. Together with the children, the delegation members played a game in which the … Continue reading

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