Daily Israel Report

First Photos: Israel ZAKA Volunteers in Japan - with Iranians

ZAKA volunteers in Japan work side by side with Iranian rescue crews.
By Yosef Zalmanson
First Publish: 4/4/2011, 4:09 PM / Last Update: 4/4/2011, 4:58 PM

ZAKA

A delegation of ZAKA Emergency Rescue and Medical Unit volunteers from Israel is in Japan, aiding the tsunami-ravaged country in organizing distribution of food and medicines. They have been working together with a delegation from - yes, Iran. Here are some of the first photos of their efforts there.

With white beard: ZAKA founder and chairman Yehuda Meshi-Zahav
below: Israeli volunteers - and one from Iran