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With Cardiac Surgery, Israeli Team Saves Afghani BoyâEUR(TM)s Life


Health & Wellness  (tags: Afghani boy, cardiac surgery, Israeli doctors, Wolfson Medical Center, Save a Child’s Heart )

David
- 768 days ago - timesofisrael.com
A baby boy born in Afghanistan with multiple heart defects received life-saving surgery in Israel thanks to a Facebook friendship and a covert operation that traversed enemy borders and diplomatic lines.



   

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. (0)
Monday August 15, 2016, 1:09 pm
Israel is the best. they help everyone even their enemys
 

Trish K (29)
Monday August 15, 2016, 1:46 pm
Yehia and his parents might want to think of never returning to their home in case they all become targets. Leave it to a holocaust survivor to give her heart and a hand up to someone in need. May they all live in peace and light. Uplifting story.
 

Animae C (506)
Monday August 15, 2016, 3:43 pm
Awesome!!

TY David
 

Dawnie W (250)
Monday August 15, 2016, 10:42 pm
❤️:-(())❤️Noted...Such a nice story. We should hear more good human endeavours rather then the heinous doings of humans. More publicity for all good news and a back burner for the bad.❤️
❤️ Thanking you kindly for sharing this information❤️
💕💛ღ❤️Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ💕♥L💜ve, Hugs and Peace go with you all♥💕Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ❤️ღ💛💕
 

Winn A (179)
Tuesday August 16, 2016, 7:02 am
Blessings and thanks to all who helped. Wonderful News!!!
 

Glennis W (395)
Tuesday August 16, 2016, 8:03 pm
Wonderful news, another little life saved Thank you very much Thank you for caring and sharing David.
 

Glennis W (395)
Tuesday August 16, 2016, 8:04 pm
Just so awesome. Thank you for caring and sharing David.
 

Patricia Martinez (63)
Wednesday August 17, 2016, 1:31 pm


So impressive. Kudos, Israel!!! Thank you for sharing, David.

 

Stan B (123)
Wednesday August 17, 2016, 2:38 pm
Events like this clearly show the difference between Israel and her enemies.
Thanks David.
 

TOM TREE (248)
Wednesday August 17, 2016, 3:55 pm
AWESOME ! Thank you! for sharing ....
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 17, 2016, 7:38 pm
"Save a Child’s Heart, whose $3.5 million annual budget is covered mostly by private Jewish donors, has saved the lives of over 4,000 children."

Wonderful outreach on social media to save that child's life. Well done by All.
 

Suzanne L (99)
Wednesday August 17, 2016, 10:02 pm
Great post. Thx. David.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 18, 2016, 8:58 am
Never leave any lives behind
 

Colleen L (3)
Thursday August 18, 2016, 1:39 pm
Amazing work done by these wonderful doctors. Thanks David
 

David C (110)
Thursday August 18, 2016, 5:31 pm
thanks, nice story
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Friday August 19, 2016, 12:14 am
Thank you
 

Birgit W (160)
Friday August 19, 2016, 1:04 pm
Wonderful!
 

Freya H (358)
Saturday August 20, 2016, 4:32 am
Nice to see Israel saving the life of a child. Now how about extending such compassion towards the Palestinians?
 

Winn A (179)
Saturday August 20, 2016, 8:27 am
Good News
 

David E (139)
Saturday August 20, 2016, 11:12 am
Freya FYI - Save a Child Heart (Holon, Israel) between 1996 - 2014 - The Number of Children Treated (includes both surgeries and catheterizations) 3465 of which 1705 were Palestinian. http://www.saveachildsheartus.org/au_surgeries.html You should visit Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem and you will find Palestinian patients, doctors, and nurses working side by side with their Jewish colleagues. You should visit the Erez Crossing (the border between Gaza and Israel) and see the Palestinians coming to Israel for medical care. To show Palestinian compassion, one woman from Gaza, who was being treated for severe burns she got while cooking, had a suicide bomb strapped to her body to blow up the medical staff who were treating her over the months. Luckily the soldiers at the crossing detected it before she entered Israel.
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Saturday August 20, 2016, 12:14 pm
Thank you
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Sunday August 21, 2016, 12:57 am
Thank you
 

Hilary S (65)
Sunday August 21, 2016, 3:39 am
no other country would dream of saving the lives of citizens of those nations who refuse all diplomatic relations.
 

Lenore K (0)
Sunday August 21, 2016, 4:13 pm
ty
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Monday August 22, 2016, 12:25 am
Thank you
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday August 22, 2016, 4:50 am
Noted
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Tuesday August 23, 2016, 1:05 am
Thank you
 

Marc P (50)
Tuesday August 23, 2016, 7:02 pm
Meanwhile Israel tears down Palestinian schools to expand illegal Israeli settlements.....
 
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