Israeli hiker missing in New Zealand after being swept up by a river

Nina Fuchs |
Published: 01.26.20 , 17:17
A 24-year-old Israeli traveler has been declared missing on Sunday after drifting in the Wanganui River in New Zealand.
Local rescue forces are working to locate him with the help of boats and a helicopter.
The Israeli Consul in New Zealand, Roy Rosenberg, and the Department of Israelis Abroad in the Consular Division of the Foreign Ministry, in collaboration with the rescue company "Magnus", is handling the event.