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In aftermath of Nepal quake, Israelis sending help and looking for their own

A statue of the Buddha surrounded by debris from a collapsed temple in Bhaktapur, Nepal, April 26, 2015. (Omar Havana/Getty Images)

TEL AVIV (JTA) — When the ground began to shake, Inbar Irron was among a dozen Israelis in Nepal who ran outside the building where they had been sitting — and straight into a cloud of dust. When their vision cleared, they saw a devastating scene: Much of the village of Manegau,… Read more »