Following the damage caused by this morning’s earthquake, MDA Director General Eli Bin approached the President of the Turkish Red Crescent Dr. Kinik and offered humanitarian and medical aid. “We are following closely and with deep concern the results of the earthquake in southern Turkey,” said MDA Director General. “We send you strength and promise that Magen David Adom will be available for any aid you may need.
Magen David Adom – Israel’s Red Cross Society – has a great deal of experience at providing medical and humanitarian assistance to many countries around the world that have experienced natural disasters. The professional authorities within the organization are closely following the results and damage caused by the earthquake in Turkey, and MDA are prepared to provide any aid that is required, on an immediate basis.
Attached is MDA Director General’s message to the President of the Turkish Red Crescent Dr. Kinik:
Dear Dr. Kinik,
We are following closely and with concern the results of the earthquake in southern Turkey.
At the same time, we witness the remarkable response to the disaster by the Turk kizilay teams, who bring the humanitarian spirit of the Movement and the hope for a better life for the affected population.
In this difficult time, I would like to strengthen your hands and assure you that Magen David Adom is at your disposal for any assistance that may be required.
Please convey my personal appreciation to all involved in the humanitarian response.
Magen David Adom in Israel