National Library seeks to identify IDF soldiers in old photos

National Library of Israel, in a special collaboration with Facebook Israel, calls on Israelis to identify and tag family members in photos.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/8/2019, 5:35 PM

President visits family of driver killed by missile

President Rivlin pays Memorial Day condolence visit to family of Moshe Feder, killed by anti-tank missile that hit his car 2 days ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 5:19 PM

'Today we understand the sacrifice necessary for Israel'

Former MK Rabbi Dov Lipman at memorial ceremony for lone soldier Max Steinberg: Today young US Jews see the sacrifices that have been made.Yoni Kempinski, 5/8/2019, 3:58 PM

Israel honors its fallen at Yom HaZikaron memorial in Jerusalem

Israeli Memorial Day (Yom HaZikaron) event honoring fallen soldiers at Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 11:18 AM

Hadar Goldin: The story of fallen IDF soldier held by Hamas

The story behind the death and abduction of fallen IDF soldier Hadar Goldin, who remains in captivity in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 9:10 AM

'Ari was a hero in life and in death'

Eitan Fuld, brother of Ari who was murdered in a terror attack, talks about his heroic brother.Hezki Baruch, 5/8/2019, 6:01 AM

Watch: Fragments of Memory from the IDF battlefield

“Fragments of Memory” as presented at the Masa Israel Journey Memorial Day ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 5:03 AM

'We will look at them and then look at ourselves'

Blue and White chairman writes about bereavement on Memorial Day.Benny Gantz, 5/8/2019, 3:41 AM

Jewish Agency chairman: "We long for our loved ones"

Jewish Agency chairman Isaac Herzog speaks at Masa Israel Journey's Memorial Day ceremony in Latrun.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 3:14 AM

Minister Erdan: "We are all responsible for one another"

Public Security and Strategic Affairs Minister spoke at the Masa Israel Journey Memorial Day ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 1:06 AM

Memories of those we lost

New video produced by army accompanies life and maturation of child who lost father. Every stage in life son knows father is by his side.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 10:55 PM

What does Israel's Memorial Day mean to Israelis?

Israelis mourn the loved ones fallen in war, those lost to terror attacks.i24News, 5/7/2019, 10:26 PM

President at Western Wall torch-lighting opening Yom HaZikaron

President Rivlin: 'Dear families, I stand humbled before the strengths you developed without wishing for them.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 9:40 PM

Watch: Memorial Day Ceremony in English

Masa Israel holds only English-language Memorial Day ceremony at site of one of the bloodiest battles of the War of Independence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 7:44 PM

Netanyahu: 'Willingness to sacrifice ensured our survival'

PM Netanyahu speaks at official pre-Memorial Day Ceremony in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 6:01 PM

Memorial ceremony in Yad Lebanim

Prime Minister, Knesset Speaker, Chief Rabbis, Jerusalem Mayor, other dignitaries participate in ceremony at Yad LaBanim in Jerusalem.Mordechai Sones, 5/7/2019, 4:40 PM

3,150 civilians killed in terror attacks since founding of state

Terror attacks have left 3,196 orphans, 819 widows and widowers, and 897 bereaved parents. 13 civilians killed in past year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 2:42 PM

'High Court judges think they run the state'

Politicians slam High Court decision to overrule government, allow 100 PA Arabs into Israel for joint memorial day ceremony.Hezki Baruch, 5/6/2019, 6:06 PM

100 PA Arabs to be allowed to enter Israel

Supreme Court accepts petition against PM decision not to allow PA participation in 'joint memorial ceremony'.Mordechai Sones, 5/6/2019, 5:41 PM

23,741 have fallen in Israel's wars

56 soldiers added to list of fallen soldiers in past year. 3,146 civilians killed in hostilities since the establishment of the state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2019, 6:00 AM

The heroic days of the Jewish people

Jay Shapiro talks about the significance of the days marked between Holocaust Remembrance Day and Memorial Day for Israel's Fallen Soldiers.Israel News Talk Radio, 5/3/2019, 2:47 AM

The extreme left protests

Leftist organizations to appeal decision to bar them from bringing Palestinian Arabs for joint Memorial Day ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2019, 3:13 AM

This year: Memorial ceremony for fallen haredi IDF soldiers

'The State of Israel will never forget those who gave their lives for the people of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2019, 11:39 AM

From Holocaust to independence

FIDF supporters travel to Poland, Israel, with Holocaust survivors and IDF officers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 7:57 AM

Watch: Memorial ceremony in the sky

As Memorial Day starts during El Al flight from Romania to Israel, pilot decides to hold short ceremony on the plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2018, 10:08 AM

Veterans meets 70 years after War of Independence

Members of 8th Armored Brigade, the oldest armored brigade in the IDF, reunite 70 years after they fought together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 5:55 PM

Teacher's Memorial Day confession

'I will wear blue and white proudly and stand with my fellow colleagues as a unit. Part of them. Not apart from them.'Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 5:32 PM

Haredi website in memory of IDF fallen crashes during siren

More than 80,000 chapters of psalms said in initiative; Project site collapses from burden of those wishing to take part. Commentary.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 5:30 PM

Celebrating modern miracles of biblical proportions

The State of Israel brings the promise of redemption to all of humanity.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Yitschak Reuven, 4/18/2018, 5:23 PM

'Don't fight one another - we have enough enemies'

Mother of soldier murdered in Arad terror attack expresses her feelings during her first Memorial Day as a bereaved mother.Hezki Baruch, 4/18/2018, 5:06 PM

To ask forgiveness from a murdered brother

Brother of man killed in terrorist attack asks forgiveness for the fights and estrangement that went unresolved on Yom Hazikaron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 4:18 PM

'The Last of Kin' who died so that Israel could live

Remembering the 144 Holocaust survivors who joined the fledgling Israel Defense Forces and were killed while defending the new State.Walter Bingham, 4/18/2018, 2:57 PM

Poll: 48% of haredim stand silently during Memorial Day sirens

New poll shows over half of haredim respect the Memorial Day siren.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 2:26 PM

Haredi children connect to memory of IDF fallen

Rabbi Menachem Bombach teaches children in haredi Betar Illit of IDF fallen soldiers and obligation to remember and honor.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 2:09 PM

Netanyahu: Terrorism is a worldwide disease

Prime Minister speaks at service for Israeli Memorial Day, says 'barbaric' terror Israel faces is now a worldwide 'disease'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 1:55 PM

Watch: Special needs soldiers attend Memorial Day ceremony

Soldiers with physical disabilities participate in IDF Memorial Day ceremony in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 1:51 PM

Lod: Holding fireworks show while Israelis mourn is a 'red line'

Mayor of Lod says local Arabs who set off fireworks during Memorial Day will be brought to justice. 'Police already raiding the house.'David Rosenberg, 4/18/2018, 1:11 PM

'Stand firm as a wall against our enemies'

Thousands commemorate fallen on Mount Herzl. State Memorial Ceremony attended by PM, President, and defense establishment heads.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 12:58 PM

Defense Minister warns Israel's neighbors: Don't test us

Defense Minister Liberman warns Israel's neighbors: Israel won't compromise on security, don't test us.Hezki Baruch, 4/18/2018, 12:31 PM

Watch: Memorial ceremony at the historic cemetery

Join soldiers, youth, students, and the bereaved families participating in the Gush Etzion memorial ceremonyArutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 10:04 AM

'If the Palestinians don't have a home, neither will we'

Author David Grossman speaks at alternative memorial for Israelis and Palestinian Arabs.Ben Ariel, 4/18/2018, 6:09 AM

The fall of Gush Etzion

Ruma Falk remembers the first time she received the SOS signal as a telegraph operator in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 5:55 AM

'Dad was full of love and kindness'

Yonit Tzafrir, daughter of Reuven Shmerling who was murdered on the eve of Sukkot, talks about her father and her grief.Eliran Aharon, 4/18/2018, 4:45 AM

Watch: First of Chief of Staff's office director speaks

Shosh Habas talks about being the office director of the first IDF Chief of Staff, and the challenges of the War of Independence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 3:56 AM

Between the sirens

Could the answer to the divisions within Israel and among the nations of the world lie within simply not knowing?The Land Of Israel Network, 4/18/2018, 3:14 AM

A bravery fiercer than death

The tragic yet inspiring story of 35 soldiers who gave their lives in January 1948 trying to bring supplies to kibbutzim in Gush Etzion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 1:58 AM

US Ambassador honors Israel's fallen

Friedman: 'May God give strength and comfort to those who lost their friends and loved ones in Israel's battles.'Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 1:44 AM

The power of Israel’s fallen

Israel Memorial Day Special: Rabbi Ari Abramowitz shares this timely and heartfelt message about Yom HaZikaron.The Land Of Israel Network, 4/18/2018, 1:12 AM

My dear father Elad

Reut Solomon, daughter of Elad who was murdered in Neve Tzuf attack, reads moving letter to her father at Memorial Day event in the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 12:36 AM

Israel at 70 is unique in the world

There is no country like Israel, for reasons way beyond its cutting edge technology and economic success. Giulio Meotti, 4/17/2018, 11:47 PM

Israelis remember their fallen

Country stands in silence in memory 23,646 fallen soldiers, 3,134 victims of terrorism.Gary Willig, 4/17/2018, 8:49 PM

Bennett to Iran: Don't test us

Speaking to thousands of Jews from the Diaspora, Minister salutes Israel's fallen and sends a message to its current enemies.Yoni Kempinski, 4/17/2018, 8:25 PM

Watch: Main 2018 Memorial Ceremony

Join the live broadcast from the Western Wall in JerusalemArutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2018, 8:02 PM

Live: Memorial Day Ceremony for Jews worldwide

7000 participants from around the world attending the official event organized by Masa, Ministry of Diaspora Affairs and the Jewish AgencyArutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2018, 7:51 PM

'We will lower our flag but not our heads'

Defense Minister pens letter to bereaved families ahead of Memorial Day, says Israel will always remember their sacrifices.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2018, 6:18 PM

'This event is a disgrace to the dead'

Hundreds of bereaved families sign petition supporting Defense Minister's opposition to joint Israeli-Arab memorial day ceremony.Tzvi Lev, 4/15/2018, 10:49 AM

The numbers behind the murderous attacks

Terror attacks in Israel have left 3,175 orphans, 822 widows, and 926 bereaved parents who live among us today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2018, 6:00 AM