The head of the internationally recognized Israeli search-and-rescue organization ZAKA was attacked by a lioness while on safari in South Africa, but was saved “by the grace of God.”
Following the mass shooting attack in Texas, ZAKA, Israel’s premier search and rescue organization, offered advice should one find themselves in such a dire situation.
Israeli military enforces closure on the assailant’s home village. Hamas praises attack. Assailant had history of domestic violence.
IDF Home Front Command unit: Even if we find one missing person alive, it means the world.
Weeks after Hurricane Harvey, a Christian man from Houston showed members of ZAKA, an Israeli search-and-rescue team, the only thing in his home that survived the flood.
Ultra-Orthodox organization ZAKA, which retrieves fatalities after car accidents and terror attacks, creates volunteer group fearing more attacks on holy site
ZAKA is the responsible organization in the country for recovering bodies and other remains of people killed during terrorist attacks, accidents and natural disasters.
A Jewish caste priests, living near Jerusalem’s Old City, are studying Jewish laws to ascend the Temple Mount and enter the Holy of Holies, where God’s presence is said to dwell.
ZAKA is expanding its Shiva Gemach—a free loan service for items required by mourners during the shiva week.
The job of ZAKA is to make sure there are no traces of blood so survivors can come into the home to sit shiva, the traditional week-long mourning period.
Murderous Temple Mount terror attack not only shocked the Holy Land but also raised unique questions of Jewish law after three terrorists were killed on the holy site.
ZAKA hopes to provide a new and incredible service: A ‘Chesed (kindness) car’ for aveilim (mourners), many of whom they themselves have recovered the body.
Two human skeletons, military uniforms, and combat helmets were unearthed in southern Jerusalem.