Despite Gaza war injury, Omri Michaeli keeps positive outlook on life

צילום: ישראל יוסף

Reservist wounded in the fighting in Khan Younis last summer won’t let his handicap stop him from living his life. Since he can’t run anymore, he surfs instead.

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