News Briefs

  Tevet 26, 5773 , 08/01/13

15 Wait for Rescue on Roof

Fifteen people are on the roof of a building in Baka al-Jarbiya waiting for rescue from rising flood waters. Paramedics are waiting nearby.

Earlier in the evening a rescue unit helped a mother and four children who were trapped in a flooded river in the city of Taibe. They were treated for light to moderate hypothermia. A handicapped man who was trapped in his home in Taibe was rescued as well.

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