Video: From Auschwitz to Mt. Herzl

Memorial Day and Yom Ha'atzma'ut are the culmination of an event that began on Holocaust Memorial Day - The March of the LivingDavid Lev, 4/15/2013, 6:49 PM

Thousands Remember the Fallen in Gush Etzion

Thousands of people participated in an official ceremony in memory of the residents of Gush EtzionDavid Lev, 4/15/2013, 6:39 PM

Leftist Group Memorializes Soldiers, Along With Terrorists

Protestors demonstrated against an event honoring the lives of IDF soldiers who fell in battle – and the terrorists they fought againstDavid Lev, 4/15/2013, 5:16 PM

'Do More to Remember My Daughter,' Says Bereaved Father

The state does not do enough to preserve the memory of Israelis killed in terror attacks, said the head of a terror victims' groupDavid Lev, 4/15/2013, 4:19 PM

Prime Minister: Terrorists are Subhuman

Netanyahu castigates supposed "men of morals" who fail to denounce enemies who kill innocents.Gil Ronen, 4/15/2013, 3:17 PM

Sharansky: In Prison, I thought about Yoni

Jewish Agency head says he had Prime Minister's heroic brother in mind, when held in Soviet jail.Gil Ronen, 4/15/2013, 2:21 PM

These Tears Mislead

Analysis: Israel's enemies like to see us crying. But they may not know the Jewish soul as well as they think they do.Gil Ronen, 4/15/2013, 11:39 AM

1.5 Million Expected at Cemeteries Nationwide

Two-minute siren sounded at 11:00 a.m., marking start of memorial ceremonies in IDF, schools.Gil Ronen, 4/15/2013, 10:41 AM

Gantz: The IDF Can Reach Any Target

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks on Memorial Day: We carry out our mission using those who fell as our guide.Elad Benari, 4/15/2013, 5:16 AM

'I'll Do Anything to Return to the IDF'

Captain Ziv Shilon, who was badly wounded in a Hamas attack near Gaza, vows to return to the IDF as a fighter.Elad Benari, 4/15/2013, 2:14 AM

Bennett: We'll Reach Any Place to Protect Our Citizens

Economy and Trade Minister Naftali Bennett takes part in Memorial Day ceremony in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 4/15/2013, 12:14 AM

Israel Remembers Its War Dead

Official ceremony marking Memorial Day for 23,085 fallen soldiers begins at Kotel.Gil Ronen, 4/14/2013, 8:51 PM

Court Rejects Petition Against Siren Sounding

The High Court on Sunday rejected a petition to restrict the sounding of the siren on Memorial Day and Holocaust Remembrance Day.David Lev, 4/14/2013, 5:19 PM

Bennett: Israel – One Family in Loss

Minister Naftali Bennett’s message to bereaved families on Memorial Day.Maayana Miskin, 4/14/2013, 4:51 PM

Tzfat (Safed) Teens Tend Abandoned Soldiers’ Graves

In Tzfat, teenagers are tending the graves of soldiers whose families are gone in a project called “Adopt the Unknown Soldier.” Chana Ya'ar, 4/14/2013, 2:19 PM

Netanyahu Visits Yoni's Grave

Binyamin and Sarah Netanyahu pay respects to Yoni, the prime minister's brother, who was killed in Entebbe raid.Gil Ronen, 4/13/2013, 10:43 PM

Netanyahu: I Remember Yoni Every Second

Prime Minister meets IDF orphans and shares feelings about loss, as Memorial Day approaches.Gil Ronen, 4/11/2013, 9:43 PM

Judea Pearl to Light Flame on Memorial Day

Judea Pearl, whose son Daniel was murdered for being Jewish, will light a memorial flame in Israel., 4/5/2013, 10:50 AM

Greece's Golden Dawn: Holocaust Memorial Day 'Unacceptable'

Greece's neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party has denounced the country's decision to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day, calling it “unacceptable.”Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/19/2013, 10:06 PM

Bereaved Family and Officer Share Special Connection

Shalom and Esther Hazan lost four of their family members. Arutz Sheva met them, as well as the IDF officer who 'adopted' them.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 5/8/2012, 5:45 AM

Arab Worker Sues over Firing for Memorial Day Disrespect

An Arab worker has sued over her firing for disrespecting the Memorial Day siren. Siren "hurtful to Arabs," her lawyer says.Maayana Miskin, 5/6/2012, 12:06 AM

Bereaved Father Serves Instead of His Daughter

Maayan Naim was killed in a terror attack while serving in the IDF. Her father, Chaim, chose to work in the same base in which she served.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 5/4/2012, 5:00 PM

Nationalists: Singer Noa 'Sang for Terrorists'

Noa (Achinoam Nini) took part in an "alternative" Remembrance Day ceremony that honored Arab dead.Gil Ronen, 4/29/2012, 8:52 PM

Youth Movement Listens to Bereaved Families

Girls from the Ariel youth movement marked Memorial Day by going out to military cemeteries to strengthen bereaved families.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/26/2012, 5:07 PM

Festive Prayers - The Most Meaningful Part of Independence Day

A7 visits a synagogue where the uplifting Yom Haatzmaut service eases the transition from Memorial Day to Independence Day.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/26/2012, 9:43 AM

Remembering, Singing and Telling of Israel's Fallen

Thousands attend the “Remembering, Singing and Telling” event, which was held at the Sultan's Pool in Jerusalem in honor of Memorial Day.Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 9:33 PM

Video Honors the IDF 'Our Brothers, Our Home'

A tribute to the brave heroes of the IDF who have protected our freedom and land for 64 years.Gabe Kahn, 4/25/2012, 8:09 PM

Video: Min. Edelstein Wishes Israel Happy Birthday

Minister Yuli Edelstein wished Israel a happy '64,' saying the sudden transition from tragedy to triumph is the story of the Jewish people Gabe Kahn, 4/25/2012, 8:07 PM

Combat Fighter Sings About Battle Trauma

Former combat soldier, Israeli singer, Idan Amedi preformed at the Zochrim memorial ceremony with his song about soldiers' pain and trauma.Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 6:31 PM

Netanyahu on Mt. Herzl: Terrorists Kill, We Build

Terrorists kill, and we build,” Prime Minister Netanyahu told relatives of terror victims at the Mt. Herzl Military Cemetery Wednesday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/25/2012, 3:53 PM

Arabs Accused of Desecrating Memorial Day Commemoration

Two Arabs were accused of setting off fireworks during the sounding of sirens on Memorial DayDavid Lev, 4/25/2012, 1:26 PM

Rabbi Yosef: IDF Crucial for Torah Study

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef said on Wednesday that without the IDF, the notion of a yeshiva as it is understood in Israel today could not exist.David Lev, 4/25/2012, 12:24 PM

Video in Memory of Victim of Terror at Yeshiva

A video recalls the life and heroic death of one of four yeshiva students murdered by terrorists in the southern Hevron Hills in 2002.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/25/2012, 11:51 AM

Video: Young Bereaved Israelis Talk of Their Loved Ones

Bereaved young Israelis shared their memories in an unusual memorial Day event hosted by the OneFamily organization.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/25/2012, 11:39 AM

Egyptian Group Plans to Deface IDF Sinai Memorial

A radical Egyptian group on Wednesday plans to deface an IDF memorial in Sinai, painting it the colors of the Egyptian flag.David Lev, 4/25/2012, 11:31 AM

Chief Rabbi: Torah Study a Better Way to Celebrate National Days

Torah study sessions are a growing trend among religious Israelis to mark Memorial and Independence DaysDavid Lev, 4/25/2012, 10:56 AM

Netanyahu: When Sirens Sound, We are One Family

When Memorial Day sirens sound, “We will all become one family,” Binyamin Netanyahu said as Israel remembers fallen soldiers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/25/2012, 8:03 AM

Ofra Students Prepare for Memorial Day by Visiting Murder Sites

Ulpana for girls in Ofra prepares its students for Memorial Day by taking them on a tour of "terror points" along Highway 60.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/25/2012, 6:42 AM

Israeli Artists Unite for Memorial Day Event

State-sponsored Memorial Day event brings together Israeli singers, IDF musicians, and bereaved families.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/25/2012, 4:44 AM

Gantz: IDF 'Ready for Any Battle'

IDF Chief of Staff at Memorial Day ceremony: the IDF stands firmly against threats; We are ready for any battle and every task.Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 3:14 AM

Itamar's Bnei Akiva Youth Strengthen Toulouse Children

Students from Bnei Akiva’s branch in Itamar have written support letters to the students of the Otzar Hatorah school in Toulouse.Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 2:14 AM

Photos: Protest Against Leftist Alternative Ceremony

Dozens protest against Combatants for Peace's alternative Memorial Day ceremony, which includes terrorists' parents.Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 1:16 AM

Peres: Israel Still Under Threat, We'll Continue to Seek Peace

President Shimon Peres at Memorial Day ceremony: "We will continue to look for a way to bring peace to Israel."Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 12:13 AM

Yom Hazikaron Tribute for American IDF Soldier Michael Levin

Michael Levin decided to return to his unit even though the IDF told him he was not required to return to Israel for reserve duty. Ben Bresky, 4/24/2012, 7:56 PM

Rivlin: Even Today They Seek Our Destruction

Knesset speaker Reuven Rivlin opened Memorial Day saying Israel must summon the 'courage of faith' of its fallen soldiers to surviveGabe Kahn, 4/24/2012, 7:30 PM

Memorial Day: Israel's Flag at Half Staff

PM Binyamin Netanyahu attended a flag-lowering ceremony in Jerusalem, saying 'it cuts your life in two' when a family member dies in warGabe Kahn, 4/24/2012, 7:13 PM

Memorial Day: Israel Prepares to Remember

Natalie Leiba, sister of late Lt. Col. Yehuda Ben Shabbat, told Arutz Sheva that Memorial Day is when memories well up, and loss pervadesGabe Kahn, 4/24/2012, 6:05 PM

Obama Wishes Israel Happy Birthday

President Barack Obama extended the well-wishes of the American people to President Shimon Peres on the eve of Memorial & Independence Day.Gabe Kahn, 4/24/2012, 4:10 PM

Netanyahu: Our Comfort – the Building of Zion

Prime Minister quotes Isaiah in message for Remembrance Day for the IDF's Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terror.Gil Ronen, 4/24/2012, 2:25 PM

Arabs in Hebrew U in Pro-Terror Event on Memorial Day

Arab students on Mount Scopus campus gathering to support terror as nation prepares to honor war dead. Gil Ronen, 4/24/2012, 1:51 PM

To Cry, To Mourn, To Remember

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Leftist Organization: No One Has a Monopoly on Grief

Combatants for Peace explains why it chooses to invite parents of terrorists who died fighting IDF soldiers to its Memorial Day ceremony.Elad Benari, 4/24/2012, 6:47 AM

Nearly 1,000 Israelis Killed in 'Oslo War'

Since January 1, 1950, a total of 2,357 Israelis and 120 foreign residents have been killed in terrorist attacks.David Lev, 4/23/2012, 8:30 PM

Anti-Zionists Deface Ammunition Hill

Anti-Zionists sprayed hate slogans on Ammunition Hill and tried to burn an Israeli flag two days before Remembrance Day for Fallen Soldiers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/23/2012, 10:38 AM

Leftist Group Includes Terrorists' Parents on Memorial Day

Leftist group to hold an alternative Memorial Day ceremony, including 'bereaved parents' of Arab terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2012, 4:12 AM

One Million Expected to Visit Fallen Soldiers’ Graves

One million people are expected to visit 44 military cemeteries after the 8 p.m. siren Tuesday, Remembrance Day for Fallen Soldiers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/22/2012, 7:38 AM