An Israeli soldier hands out water to members of the Syria Civil Defence, also known as the White Helmets, in this still image taken from video provided by the Israeli Army. Photo: Reuters

Israel evacuates hundreds of White Helmet rescuers from Syria, in unprecedented military operation

The White Helmets, who have been taken to Jordan, had been surrounded by hostile Syrian government troops as well as Islamic State militants

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An Israeli soldier hands out water to members of the Syria Civil Defence, also known as the White Helmets, in this still image taken from video provided by the Israeli Army. Photo: Reuters
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