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Mount Meron Tragedy: ZAKA’s First Hand Accounts

Mount Meron Tragedy: ZAKA’s First Hand Accounts

At least 44 people were killed and over 150 were injured at the mass Lag Ba'Omer festivities in Mount Meron in northern Israel in the early hours of this morning. ZAKA volunteer Haim Spielberg, who took care of the scene: "This is one of the most difficult disasters I...

Mass Casualty Event in Meron, ZAKA Responds

Mass Casualty Event in Meron, ZAKA Responds

Last night’s festive Lag Ba’Omer celebration on Mount Meron tragically turned into a Mass Casualty Event leaving 44 dead and hundreds injured in a deadly stampede. First and foremost, ZAKA Search and Rescue expresses its deepest condolences to the grieving families....

Statement from the ZAKA Search and Rescue Organization

Statement from the ZAKA Search and Rescue Organization

The management of the ZAKA Search and Rescue organization, its members and volunteers received with shock and astonishment the testimonies allegedly related to its chairman Yehuda Meshi-Zahav that were published Thursday by Haaretz. The organization's management has...

“Give A Smile Campaign” Shines Light In Dark Days For ZAKA Founder

“Give A Smile Campaign” Shines Light In Dark Days For ZAKA Founder

The Coronavirus has impacted us all. In none is this more felt than in the life of ZAKA Search and Rescue founder Yehuda Meshi Zahav. As an ultra-orthodox Israeli, he has been pushing for more strict regulations to prevent the spread of the deadly disease in Haredi...

ZAKA Volunteers visit the Horgen Family

ZAKA Volunteers visit the Horgen Family

ZAKA volunteers from Samaria who operated at the scene of the grizzly terrorist attack where Esther Horgan was murdered on Sunday, visited the grieving family offering their condolences. ZAKA’s team, which included the organization's chairman, Yehuda ‘Meshi’ Zahav,...

ZAKA Signs Historic Collaboration with Counterparts in Dubai

ZAKA Signs Historic Collaboration with Counterparts in Dubai

ZAKA Search and Rescue is the first Israeli humanitarian organization to sign an agreement for collaboration with counterparts in Dubai ZAKA held a historic ceremony at DIHAD headquarters in Dubai, United Arab Emirates with representatives of the Dubai International...

ZAKA’s ‘Living Water’ operation is underway

ZAKA’s ‘Living Water’ operation is underway

ZAKA has come up with an ingenious way of ​​tracking the lonely and childless through digital water clocks. This is part of ZAKAs continued to push to find new innovative ideas for the Don't Leave Them Behind campaign. The idea is simple, use water usage as a way to...