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Ben Wainblat in Magen David Adom gear
Dayton

By Ben Wainblat “Ah yes, your luggage is in Moscow.” This is how I started my month-long visit to Israel as I stood at the help desk at Ben Gurion Airport. I wouldn’t have made it through 3.5 years of medical school without some resilience in my step. I took

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Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (2nd from R) speaks with a wounded
Syrian at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya, April 9. To the right of Rivlin is Dr. Masad Barhoum, general director of Galilee Medical Center. Photo: Amos Ben-Gershom/GPO.
Dayton

‘Caring for the sick and wounded extends beyond borders.’ By Marshall Weiss, The Dayton Jewish Observer On a night in 2013, two years after the start of the Syrian Civil War, Syrian families placed their injured relatives on donkeys and approached the border fence with Israel. At a section where

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