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    • Dan
    • 11.03.11 | 22:07 (IST)

    It could be that they need time to gather supplies, people, equipment, medicine, or other things. I know it seems convenient to be right after Shabbat, but it could be the earliest they can feasibly go, with or without Shabbat. But, I agree, Pikuah Nefesh comes first, so if they are waiting just for Shabbat, then shame on them.

    from the article: Israel team of volunteers to help with search and rescue efforts in Japan
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