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  5/26/2014, Iyar 26, 5774

Belgium Shooting Victims En Route to Israel for Burial


The bodies of the victims from Saturday's horrific shooting in Belgium - Emanuel and Miriam Riva, 54 and 53, from Tel Aviv - are currently en route to Israel for the funeral, ZAKA announced Monday. The funeral will be held in the Kiryat Shaul Cemetery in Tel Aviv on Tuesday, at 5:00 pm.

The Rivas were in Berlin on shlichut from 2007-2011, neighbors told Yediot Aharonot. Emmanuel worked in the Public Security Ministry since returning from Germany. The couple leaves behind two daughters, ages 15 and 16.