News Brief 11/13/2013, Kislev 10, 5774
Murdered Soldier's Mother has Worst Fears Confirmed
The mother of Eden Atias Hy''d, the 19-year-old soldier who was stabbed to death Wednesday morning in Afula, feared her son was the soldier whose stabbing was announced on the news. After rushing to confirm her fears, she got the tragic news at Haemek Hospital: Eden had passed away.
Eden's mother tried calling him after hearing about the attack, while waiting in line in her local post office. When he didn't answer she rushed to the hospital to check her fears that he was the soldier who was stabbed.