Israel to open a field hospital for Palestinians wounded in Gaza

Israel is preparing to open a field hospital near the Erez crossing to treat wounded Palestinians in Gaza. The office of the coordinator of Israeli government activities in the territories Yoav Mordechai announced that the field hospital will receive Palestinian men, women, children and elderly people injured during the ongoing fighting in Gaza.

Mordechai added in a statement released Sunday that injured Palestinians could be transferred to Israeli hospitals if that is necessary. It will start operation at 8 p.m. and will be staffed by our IDF Medical Corps.

In Minx news, I’d just like to report that while being out on the street when the air raid siren goes is no fun, being out on the street carrying your fat and yowling cat in a cat carrier on the way to the vet is even less fun! Batya and I did the attempt to run then just duck down by a car thing in Tel Aviv this morning. And she thought the vet was going to be traumatic…

2 responses to “Israel to open a field hospital for Palestinians wounded in Gaza”

  1. Lynne says :

    Be as safe as you can be!!

  2. SirJohn says :

    If the cat is yowling she probably is simply doing her job. She might have been conscripted by the Homefront Command as an additional siren. In these trying times even cats do their patriotic duty.

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