This heartwarming photo of an Israeli nurse breastfeeding a Palestinian child will reaffirm your faith in humanity

The Jewish nurse tried to breastfed the injured Palestinian baby when he refused to take a bottle.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 10, 2017 8:22 pm
israel, palestine, jewish nurse breastfeed muslim baby The nine-months-old baby kept wailing for several hours and refused to take a bottle, finally, the nurse decided to breastfeed him herself. (Source: Twitter)

The Israel-Palestine conflict is not new, and often our news feeds are cultured with the prominent hatred between the people of the two neighbouring nations. However, one picture is doing rounds on social media that has reaffirmed everyone’s faith in humanity. The heartwarming picture shows an Israeli nurse breastfeeding an infant after his mother, a Palestinian woman, was severely injured in an accident.

The Jewish nurse, Ula Ostrowski-Zak has won hearts for her motherly gesture. The injured woman and her husband along with their baby boy were brought into the Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in Israel after their car met with an accident. The kid’s father died in the collision.

The nurse tried for almost seven hours to get nine-month-old Yaman Abu Ramila to take milk from a bottle but he refused. Finally, she decided to feed the infant herself.

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According to a report by the Ynet News, the infant’s aunts asked the nurse to arrange for someone who could nurse the baby, but as a nursing mother, she decided to do it herself. “His aunts were surprised that a Jew agreed to breastfeed him, but I told them that every mother would do it,” she said.

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During her shift, the nurse fed the infant five times and when the family was worried who would feed the child after she went home, the nurse even arranged for that. The nurse posted to the Facebook group of nursing mothers titled La Leche League, and was amazed by the reactions. Within few hours hundreds responded to the call and many women from far away places too volunteered to come and feed the boy.

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  1. S
    Jun 12, 2017 at 3:13 pm
    May Jesus Christ Bless You Mother. There shall be showers of blessing upon you. Wishing you all the best. From India with Love Sen K Mathew
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      David Nerella
      Jun 12, 2017 at 1:32 pm
      That's why they are called Mothers . It's heartrending to see the Baby going hungry and she knows what she is doing , that she could save the little Baby . Can be anyone's they are Mothers . God Bless Her and all those who volunteered to Breastfeed the Baby from far and near . That's a wonderful example she has set for the Human reace . Once again God Bless all of them .
      1. V
        Jun 12, 2017 at 9:35 am
        Good thing, god bless her family
        1. R
          Jun 12, 2017 at 2:09 am
          At least now " secular vathees" should start recognising Israel as a nation that is self determined to exist among hostile Arabs. India should without delay lay foundations for a good bilateral relationship with it. Israel's aggressions were meant to prevent Palestinian attacks. Any Indian would find a common cause with Israel.
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            FK Meer
            Jun 11, 2017 at 11:59 pm
            Pankaj the man with subconscious state of mind you do dirtying the blog walls by such a narrow thought you put into the comments of intellectuals bloglines In every religion there is good and bad peoples how do you come to conclude for the Palestinian can't pay the kindness next to the Israeli nurse
            1. S
              Jun 12, 2017 at 7:28 pm
              Mohammed, a Palestinian nurse/woman will definitely feed a Jewish Baby just as has happened in this case but it is the Palestinian men who will condemn her to death for blasphemy abnd sacrilege as we have seen so ofter in the past The pathological hatred for Jews is something beyond our beilef and understanding. Now don't pretend fake outrage and horror. This is the sad truth
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