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'We Were Sure We Would Die'

'We Were Sure We Would Die'

Chabad emissaries in Nepal recount the horrific first moments of the mega-quake which devastated the nation.Haim Lev, 22/05/2015 14:57
Israeli Clowns Work to Ease Trauma in Nepal

Israeli Clowns Work to Ease Trauma in Nepal

A group of medical clowns from the Israeli Dream Doctors team entertain children, scarred by Nepal earthquake, in IDF field hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2015 13:06
Rivlin Thanks 'Tremendous' Chabad Family in Nepal

Rivlin Thanks 'Tremendous' Chabad Family in Nepal

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin hosts the children of the Chabad emissaries rescuing hikers in Kathmandu. Family: It's our mission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2015 21:06
In Photos: Chabad Saves 25 Hikers in Nepal

In Photos: Chabad Saves 25 Hikers in Nepal

Hikers rescued after days stranded in the wilderness, will receive warm food and shelter.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 29/04/2015 20:14
Twenty Israelis Rescued from Nepal Mountains

Twenty Israelis Rescued from Nepal Mountains

Fifty Israelis still unaccounted for; situation becomes complex as Nepalese locals begin to burn bodies.Tova Dvorin, 28/04/2015 12:36
Watch: Inside the Chabad House in Kathmandu

Watch: Inside the Chabad House in Kathmandu

Chabad continues to serve hot meals to stranded Israelis despite lack of electricity, damage.Yoni Kempinski, 27/04/2015 19:35
Watch: Avalanche Triggered by Nepal Earthquake

Watch: Avalanche Triggered by Nepal Earthquake

Nepalese authorities reappraise death toll at 3,218 as new bodies continue to be found, and aftershocks continue to wreak terror.Ari Yashar, 27/04/2015 08:38
Nepal Mission Departs: 'What The IDF Stands For'

Nepal Mission Departs: 'What The IDF Stands For'

Watch IDF briefings ahead of rescue crew departure; Netanyahu praises 'true face of Israel,' Rivlin lauds 'messenger angels.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 26/04/2015 20:38
Israel Prioritizes Surrogate Babies in Nepal

Israel Prioritizes Surrogate Babies in Nepal

Babies and surrogate mothers along with Israeli parents to be 'first on plane' in rescue operation from Nepal earthquake.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2015 19:29
Avalanche Survivors Celebrate Simchat Torah

Avalanche Survivors Celebrate Simchat Torah

Kathmandu's Chabad shaliach gives inside look at the enormity of the avalanche disaster for Israeli tourists in Nepal in special interview.Benny Toker and Tova Dvorin, 19/10/2014 12:37
Watch: Rescue Mission in Nepal

Watch: Rescue Mission in Nepal

Death toll mounting in last week's disaster; 36 Israelis still unaccounted for.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2014 21:52
Nepal Avalanche: Israeli Deaths Could Still Rise

Nepal Avalanche: Israeli Deaths Could Still Rise

Three Israelis confirmed dead in massive avalanche, but Chabad emissary in Kathmandu says that number is likely to rise.Chaim Lev, 16/10/2014 21:32
Phone Calls Flood Kathmandu Chabad

Phone Calls Flood Kathmandu Chabad

Kathmandu Chabad Rabbi says hysteria is mounting following avalanche; concerned parents desperate for information.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 15/10/2014 17:33
In Nepal's Chabad House, Hikers Bring Seder Meals

In Nepal's Chabad House, Hikers Bring Seder Meals

With no supplies due to a strike, Chabad has turned to visitors coming to Nepal, received hundreds of pounds of matzah.Ari Yashar, 10/04/2014 21:24
Chabad Emissaries Succeed in Preventing Cremation

Chabad Emissaries Succeed in Preventing Cremation

Body of Jewish Australian woman killed in tragic accident in Nepal set to receive a traditional Jewish burial.Ari Soffer, 16/10/2013 22:14
Nepalese Boy Light Up Chabad House in Kathmandu

Nepalese Boy Light Up Chabad House in Kathmandu

The smile of a once-naked street urchin from the streets of Kathmandu now lights up the Kathmandu Chabad House where he lives in Nepal.Hana Levi Julian, 13/02/2013 13:44