Thursday, November 14, the Israeli government led by Benjamin Netanyahu via video link, addressed the participants of the General Assembly of the Jewish federations of North America, which takes place in Los Angeles.
Netanyahu said that Israel through the organization of Red Cross offered its assistance to the victims of the earthquake in Iran and Iraq. «We have no problem with ordinary Iranians, and the government, which holds them as hostages,» he said.
Netanyahu explained that Israel was offered through the international Committee of the red cross to transfer to Iran and Iraq equipment and medicines.
According to the latest data, the earthquake of a magnitude of 7.2, which occurred on November 12 on the border of Iran and Iraq, killed at least 530 people. Affected more than 7,100 people. These data were published after the Iranian authorities announced the completion of the rescue operation.
As previously reported, the affected residents of the 14 Iranian provinces, mostly Kurdish province of Kermanshah.
Note that this year Israel held in Los Angeles, the forum attended by Israeli President Reuven Rivlin.
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