Alastair Conn, Chief of Emergency Services at Massachusetts General Hospital - Screenshot‘Israel-trained medical team responded to Boston attack’

Emergency medicine doctor says grisly scene of marathon explosions reminiscent of terrorist bombings in the Middle East.

A top emergency medicine doctor at a Boston hospital where many of the wounded from Monday’s bombing attack were being treated credited Israel with training the hospital’s first-response team and readying it to deal with mass-casualty incidents.

….“About two years ago, in actual fact, we asked the Israelis to come across, and they helped us set up our disaster team so that we could respond in this kind of manner.”…

The Times of Israel – Op de foto: Dr Alastair Conn van Boston General Hospital