'The moralists are wrong - we won't apologize'ZAKA head Yehuda Meshi Zahav criticizes Israeli Medical Ethics Council and doctors who call to treat terrorists before victims.
ZAKA volunteers in the field - even under fireOn call 24/7, risking their lives to save others, ZAKA volunteers carry out their unique and sacred mission with dedication.
'Some flew from the bus, some crushed to death'ZAKA spokesperson tells Arutz Sheva that lethal crash scene 'looked like a battlefield,' recalls being met by 'a deathly silence.'
'ZAKA wants to share its knowledge with the world'Matti Goldstein of ZAKA International speaks of his organization being internationally recognized by the UN.
ZAKA continues to gain international prominenceZAKA participates in international conference of INSARAG to discuss protocols for future emergency situations.
UN officially grants ZAKA consultative statusIsraeli Ambassador to UN Danny Danon praises 'diplomatic win' for Israel as emergency response org. receives status it deserves.
Report of shooting east of Jerusalem ruled outDriver at Mishor Adumim Junction reports being shot at, but nothing found at the scene.
Adamant ZAKA won't treat terrorists before JewsZAKA director Yehuda Meshi Zahav charges 'no one will teach use what morality is,' least of all Israeli Medical Association.
Zaka Clarifies: We Treat Jews Before TerroristsAfter outcry over MDA director's claim severely wounded terrorists to be treated before victims, ZAKA says Jewish victims come first.
'Treat Terrorists First if They're Wounded More'MDA director says 'I don't have the privilege to come and sort out the wounded, we treat those wounded worst first.'
Couple Murdered in Terror Road ShootingArab shooting attack between Itamar and Elon Moreh in Samaria leaves parents dead, 4 children physically unhurt. Situation may be ongoing.
Missing Israeli's Body to Be Flown Back HomeHundreds of people were participating Sunday in the funeral of Amir Ohana, the Israeli who went missing in Uman and was found Saturday.
Body of Missing Israeli Found in UmanAmir Ohana, who went missing over Rosh Hashanah, found in a lake; he apparently fell in due to an epileptic fit.
Missing Israeli: Important Testimony ReceivedAs ZAKA rescue teams redouble efforts with witness testimony, ministers Deri and Elkin work to get permits to expand tools for search.
Missing Israeli: Danger Rising by the MinuteZAKA official describes desperate search 'leaving no stone unturned,' details dangers in forest as fears for life of epileptic Israeli grow.
ZAKA Takes Part in Drill with American MilitaryMembers of ZAKA participate in a multi-nation drill with the United States Military in the state of Indiana.
Search Party: Or Assraf Died In Fall from CliffFriends of Or Assraf who had been with him on his trek in Nepal said that it appeared that he fell from a cliff when the earthquake struck.
Watch: 10 Israelis Rescued from Nepalese MonasteryNetanyahu orders efforts to concentrate on Everest and frozen lakes area, as Israeli team digs Israelis and locals alike from the rubble.
Watch: ZAKA Teams at Germanwings Crash SiteTeams arrive to help French, German search-and-rescue teams find bodies.
Jewish Community 'in Shock' Over Brooklyn TragedyZAKA officials describe gruesome scene; seven children to be buried in Jerusalem Monday.
Watch: ZAKA Transfer Victims from France to IsraelZAKA volunteers in Paris prepare bodies of four victims in Friday's shootout for burial; funerals to be held Tuesday.
Har Nof Attack Scene 'Looked Like the Holocaust'ZAKA founder describes the gruesome sight of synagogue massacre, which made other attack scenes pale by comparison.
ZAKA’s Efforts Bring Body ‘Stuck’ in Turkey HomeZAKA helps bring back the body of a Jew who died in India and was delayed in Turkey due to the recent cancellation of flights.
Shooting Victims En Route to Israel for BurialTel Aviv natives Emmanuel and Miriam Riva, hy"d, to be buried Tuesday evening.
The Mission: Bring the Victims HomeYoni Kempinski interviews the head of ZAKA's international department, Mati Goldstein, after the Brussels terror attack.
Anti-Semites Attack ZAKA Official in UkraineDeputy Commander hospitalized with stab wounds in latest incident of anti-Semitic violence.
Jewish Woman Saved From Muslim BurialArab who had relationship and daughter with Jewish woman asked to bury her in Muslim cemetery after her death, ZAKA intervened.
Volunteer Delivers Baby in Snowy Traffic JamZAKA volunteer medic delivers baby on highway 443 traffic jam leading into Jerusalem, mother and baby safe and heatlhy.
ZAKA Sends Rescue Force to the PhilippinesZAKA spokesman reports that they have sent a delegation to help victims of typhoon Heiyan.
Massive Earthquake Drill Brings Int'l ZAKAHomefront Command holds massive earthquake drill following warnings of major quake, brings in int'l ZAKA among other delegations.
Chabad Emissary Shot in Russia Lands in IsraelJewish groups work quickly to bring seriously wounded Chabad rabbi to Israel.
ZAKA: Rescue Mission & Suspected Soldier AbductionArutz Sheva TV joined the ZAKA crews as they dealt with the results of the weather and an emergency situation which was eventually cancelled
Video: ZAKA Trains to Deal With Tsunami AftermathHundreds of ZAKA members participated in a drill in which they trained to deal with the aftermath of a tsunami.
Israeli Survivor’s Thankful PrayerAn Israeli man’s prayer of thanks upon returning home after surviving the terrorist attack in Bulgaria has made the news worldwide.
Airport Drill Simulates Aviation Disaster1,200 people take part in exercise simulating a serious aviation disaster at the Ben Gurion International Airport.
Private Plane Flies Ukraine Victim to IsraelA ZAKA rescue services volunteer who was brutally attacked in Kiev Saturday underwent an emergency operation in Israel Wednesday morning.
Israeli Diver Drowns in NigeriaAn Israeli diver has drowned in Nigeria. ZAKA is fighting to prevent an autopsy.
Terror Drill at Yeshiva in Jerusalem4 years after terror attack, students of the Mercaz HaRav yeshiva participate in a drill which simulates rockets falling on the yeshiva.
8-Year-Old Miriam's Mother: She Was My SacrificeZAKA Chairman Yehuda Meshi Zahav recalls the final hug that 8-year-old Miriam's mother gave her daughter who was killed in Toulouse.
Rescued Girl's Condition 'Unstable'A little girl rescued from the surging Modi'in Creek was resuscitated, but remains in unstable condition; prayers are requested.
ZAKA, Tzohar Bring Jews Together on PurimOn the holiday of Purim, ZAKA and Tzohar join together to bring Israel's hareidim and secular close together through food packages.
Baby Dies in House Fire, Father Seriously BurnedA two-year-old baby girl died in a house fire and her father suffered serious burns in a valiant attempt to save her life Tuesday night.
Hareidi Religious Jews, Arabs Unite for SafetyThe hareidi religious Jewish ZAKA group has united with the "Kulanana" organization to teach Israeli Arab women about home safety.
Body of Israeli Killed in Uman Flown to IsraelThe body of Eli Eliyah, who died in Uman, was flown from Kiev to Israel. Hundreds accompanied the coffin to the airport in Kiev.
The End of Autopsies in Israel?A new MRI system could bring an end to autopsies in Israel, resolving a divisive rift between religious Jews and the secular state.
Exercise: 100s of FatalitiesZAKA volunteers took part in an exercise which simulated a disaster which would result in 500 casualties.
Israel, Iran Meet in JapanZAKA volunteers in Japan work side by side with Iranian rescue crews.
Britain Gift to ZAKABritain awarded a new life-saving device to the rescue group ZAKA for ZAKA's efforts to save a British citizen's life in Jerusalem terrror attack.
Inspiring Sabbath in BG AirportOne “casualty” of Europe's snow was a Swissair flight that landed in Israel just before the Sabbath began – leaving some 30 passengers stranded.
ZAKA Finds Missing Jew's BodyThe body of missing Jewish businessman Shmuel Alexander Biton is located by ZAKA in Haiti.
Rabbi Lau Honors ZAKAZAKA widely known for its work in identifying and collecting human remains, was honored in Tel Aviv Sunday 20 years after it was founded.
One Israeli Missing in HaitiSeven of the eight Israelis first reported missing in Haiti have been located following Tuesday’s mammoth earthquake. Israel sends field hospital.