'Israeli soldiers' bodies are not bargaining chips'

American Jewish protesters demand Qatar pressure Hamas to return bodies of slain IDF soldiers to Israel.David Rosenberg, 9/28/2017, 10:47 PM

Goldin family holds briefing at the UN

Leah and Simcha Goldin, the parents of Hadar Goldin whose body is being held by Hamas, hold diplomatic meetings at UN headquarters.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/8/2017, 11:28 PM

Watch: Opening of Leah Goldin's new movie

The film provides insight into the life of the Goldin family a year after Hadar’s capture, as they collect Hadar’s drawings for an art show.Eliran Aharon, 9/6/2017, 7:36 PM

'Keep fighting as long as there are prisoners'

Former general says Israel must not accept ceasefires while terrorists still hold any Israelis captive.Shimon Cohen, 9/3/2017, 6:45 PM

'Liberman busy briefing against us'

Tzur Goldin, Hadar's brother, criticizes DM Avigdor Liberman's conduct: 'Mission is to defeat Hamas, not bereaved families'Mordechai Sones, 8/28/2017, 6:42 PM

'We can't let Hamas hold Israel hostage using our son's body'

Leah Goldin, mother of slain IDF soldier, tells Arutz Sheva the family is now on their own in fight to recover son's body from Hamas.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2017, 8:15 PM

'Liberman is a coward'

Parents of soldier held by Hamas say Defense Minister is too 'cowardly' to pressure Hamas to return their son's body.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2017, 6:30 PM

Liberman: 'We must not repeat Shalit deal mistake'

DM disputes criticism by Goldin and Shaul families that their sons were forgotten in Gaza. 'Hamas demands make deal advance impossible.'Mordechai Sones, 8/27/2017, 1:19 PM

Goldin family: The government abandoned us

Hadar Goldin's parents react to resignation of Netanyahu's coordinator for captives and missing persons: Resignation is not surprising.Uzi Baruch, 8/24/2017, 11:38 PM

Goldin family enraged as Rafiah crossing set to open permanently

Parents of soldier held by Hamas: Cabinet decision 'a failure in values and morality, because this is a conspicuously humanitarian matter.'Ido ben Porat, 8/22/2017, 11:05 AM

Two Israeli-Arab terrorists buried as 'enemy corpses'

Defense Minister agrees to Public Security Minister's request, orders terrorists buried in temporary 'enemy corpse' cemetery.Orly Harari, 8/16/2017, 9:50 AM

Family of missing soldier: Haaretz has no heart

Family of murdered, missing, IDF soldier Hadar Goldin slams far-left newspaper for focusing on Gaza electricity, ignoring Israelis' fate.Uzi Baruch, 8/14/2017, 4:24 PM

Pressure Hamas now

Family of soldier held by Hamas demands government implement plan unanimously adopted by Cabinet to pressure Hamas to return soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2017, 8:34 PM

Help me bring my son's body home

Leah Goldin wants her son Hadar's body to be returned. Hamas has been holding on to it for more then three years.Leah Goldin, 8/2/2017, 8:20 AM

'Liberman sending us into a 50-year nightmare'

Father of soldier held by Hamas reveals Defense Minister compared situation to Eli Cohen, whose body has been held by Syria since 1965.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2017, 11:02 AM

'We must take advantage of opportunity to return Hadar and Oron'

Communications Minister Ayoub Kara hopes for breakthrough in return of soldiers held by Hamas - that doesn't involve a deal.Benny Tocker, 7/25/2017, 1:52 PM

Waiting for answers from Netanyahu and Liberman

Parents of soldier Hadar Goldin, as August draft kicks off: 'Families have right to know why PM and DM are violating unwritten agreement.'Hezki Baruch, 7/23/2017, 10:50 AM

Hamas: Israel is hiding information on missing IDF soldier

Hamas spokesperson claims Israel is hiding information on how murdered, missing IDF soldier Oron Shaul fell into Hamas' hands.Dalit Halevi, 7/21/2017, 2:59 PM

Zehava Shaul: My son was kidnapped

Thousands attend event marking 3 years since body of soldier Oron Shaul taken by Hamas.Tal Polon, 7/19/2017, 11:00 PM

Report: Israel negotiating prisoner swap with Hamas

Hamas offered to free three living Israelis in exchange for Shalit deal terrorists who returned to terrorism after previous release.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2017, 2:38 PM

Gaza's inhabitants share the blame with Hamas

Gazans can expect Israeli empathy only if they take a stand against the barbarism of trading in corpses or incarcerating the mentally unbalanced in order to release terrorists.Prof. Hillel Frisch, 7/10/2017, 6:02 AM

'Would he still talk like that if it were his son?'

Mother of soldier whose body is being held by Hamas slams Bennett's statements rejecting negotiations with Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2017, 12:53 PM

Bennett: We cannot free live terrorists for bodies

'We must increase pressure on Hamas and cause it to hurt so that it will not be worth it for Hamas to continue holding the bodies.'Nitzan Keidar, 7/9/2017, 8:52 AM

'Our life is a living hell'

Oron Shaul's family responds to rumors of Hamas negotiations, says they 'don't know if the information is accurate.'Orly Harari, 7/8/2017, 10:16 PM

'We cannot play into the hands of Hamas'

Hamas says Israel is negotiating for release of soldiers, Goldin family says no official news, pushes gov't to turn the tables on Hamas.Uzi Baruch, 7/8/2017, 9:22 PM

Hamas: No talks with Israel on prisoner exchange deal

Hamas official denies reports of indirect negotiations with Israel for a deal to release Israelis held in Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 6/29/2017, 6:03 AM

Did Israel hold talks with Hamas?

TV report says Israel held talks with Hamas over a deal to release of four Israeli citizens held captive by the group in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 6/27/2017, 6:06 AM

David Friedman attends ceremony honoring Hadar Goldin

New US Ambassador says Hamas is a terrorist organization, slams Hamas leadership for not returning body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 10:08 AM

'Haaretz writer has hit a new low of nastiness and evil'

Prime Minister blasts Haaretz writer over his smear of bereaved parents whose son's body is being held captive by Hamas.David Rosenberg, 6/25/2017, 8:25 PM

'They kill Hadar and Oron again every day'

Mother of Hadar Goldin slams PM for reneging on promise to raise issue of her son's abduction during regional negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 4:29 PM

Haaretz writer slammed for attacks on bereaved IDF parents

Comrades of IDF soldiers Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul slam Haaretz columnist for attack on parents of soldiers held by Hamas for 3 years.Gary Willig, 6/25/2017, 3:59 PM

Greenblatt outraged at Hamas' inhumanity

Trump's envoy meets Goldin and Shaul families, expresses outrage over Hamas's refusal to release their bodies.Elad Benari, 6/23/2017, 12:35 AM

Unburied fallen hero to be commemorated at Ammunition Hill

Fallen soldier Hadar Goldin is to be commemorated with a special plaque at Ammunition Hill.Yoni Kempinski, 6/21/2017, 6:37 PM

Mother of captive soldier talks to international representatives

Mother of Hadar Goldin says her son was killed during a ceasefire in violation of international law.Hezki Baruch, 6/14/2017, 6:08 PM

Lapid: Next time, we need to hit Hamas hard and fast

Slamming Israeli government, Lapid says, 'In between wars with Gaza, we need to create a different reality - and that's not happening.'Hezki Baruch, 6/12/2017, 3:11 PM

Red Cross to Hamas: Clarify fate of missing Israelis

International Committee of the Red Cross says Hamas must comply with its obligations under international humanitarian law.Elad Benari, 6/9/2017, 5:36 AM

Hadar and Oron at the Celebrate Israel Parade

Marchers in the annual Celebrate Israel Parade in New York City carry pictures of soldiers held captive by Hamas. 'We have not forgotten.'Uzi Baruch, New York, 6/4/2017, 9:21 PM

'When will the government actually treat Hamas like terrorists?'

Parents of solider held by Hamas slam government's concessions on family visitation rights to hunger striking terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 4:03 PM

Trump adviser: Shame on Hamas

Jason Greenblatt meets parents of IDF soldier Hadar Goldin, whose body is being held by Hamas.Elad Benari, 5/25/2017, 11:34 PM

Leah Goldin to become radio host

Mother of soldier Hadar Goldin, whose body is being held by Hamas, is to become a regular presenter on Israeli radio's 103FM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2017, 2:01 PM

'The UN does not enforce equality'

Parents of kidnapped and murdered soldier demand UN Ambassador force UN to demand Hamas return kidnapped soldiers' bodies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2017, 12:37 PM

'I haven't come full circle yet'

Fiancee of murdered IDF soldier Hadar Goldin speaks about what Memorial Day means for her.Hezki Baruch, 4/29/2017, 11:35 PM

'Only a strong and powerful IDF can prevent a second Holocaust'

IDF Chief of Staff leads delegation in March of the Living commemoration in Poland, says survivors an inspiration, helped build Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 10:31 PM

Hamas continues abuse of soldiers' families

Terrorist group releases video of 'poem' by Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul' saying that Israel abandoned them.Gary Willig, 4/20/2017, 10:13 PM

'Netanyahu broke my heart'

Leah Goldin, mother of Hadar Goldin, relates to heated Knesset discussion on Operation Protective Edge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2017, 4:16 AM

'You have turned us into enemies of the people'

Mother of Hadar Goldin yells at PM: 'Please do not threaten us. You turned us into enemies of the people. Your brother was brought back.'Mordechai Sones, 4/19/2017, 1:19 PM

Missing soldier's letter to his parents

Letter written by missing soldier Hadar Goldin to be read at Auschwitz ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2017, 9:26 AM

Ya'alon: Not enough done to bring back soldiers from Gaza

Former Defense Minister says government placing responsibility for missing soldiers on families instead of Hamas, which holds them captive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2017, 9:30 PM

'Body trafficking is pirate behavior'

Father of Lt. Hadar Goldin writes message to Gaza inhabitants: 'In the name of body trafficking, Hamas leads Gaza to disaster.'Mordechai Sones, 4/6/2017, 11:45 AM

Brother of fallen IDF soldier invents Purim dance in his memory

Bnei Akiva youth publish Purim video of dance choreographed by kidnapped IDF soldier Hadar Goldin.JTA, 3/11/2017, 6:42 PM

'Hamas must pay a heavy price'

Twin of slain soldier whose body is being held by Hamas calls for sanctions on terror organization until it returns his brother's body.Hezki Baruch, 3/9/2017, 9:58 PM

'Bring Hamas leaders for "holiday" in Israel'

Col. Erez Viener (res.) on how to return soldiers bodies from Gaza: Number of actions could be taken but these tools not utilized.Hezki Baruch, 3/7/2017, 11:05 PM

'Pressure Hamas prisoners and Gaza residents'

Shaul and Goldin families, senior security experts,MKs attend third Lobby conference to return sons.Hezki Baruch, 3/7/2017, 6:44 PM

'Israel can and should bring its sons home for burial'

MK Yaakov Perry of Lobby to Return IDF soldiers Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul: 'Time has come for Israeli government to wake up.'Eliran Aharon, 3/7/2017, 5:31 PM

Twin brother of kidnapped fallen soldier Hadar Goldin speaks

Tzur Goldin meets with government officials and MKs to discuss ways to bring body of twin brother back from Hamas captivity.Hezki Baruch, 3/7/2017, 5:22 PM

'Israel does not forget Oron and Hadar'

President Reuven Rivlin speaks of efforts to return bodies at State Memorial Service for Fallen Soldiers whose burial place is unknown.Yedidya ben Ohr, 3/5/2017, 1:57 PM

Goldin family criticizes 'ruckus' over Comptroller's report

The parents of fallen IDF soldier Hadar Goldin criticize 'political ruckus' greeting publication of Protective Edge campaign report.Uzi Baruch, 2/28/2017, 12:17 PM