'A terrorist's place is six feet under - not in a tunnel'

Likud MK Oren Hazan joins protest blocking buses of visitors from reaching convicted and imprisoned terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2017, 2:32 PM

Activists to 'surprise' mothers of terrorists

Activists plan to stop buses of Gazan mothers visiting their sons at the Nafha Prison.Benny Tocker, 12/25/2017, 5:07 AM

'Our son was the victim of a UN ceasefire'

Parents of Israeli soldier whose body is held by Hamas urge Security Council to take action to bring him home.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/22/2017, 8:50 PM

'International community must pressure Hamas'

US, Ukraine, call special UN Security Council meeting to discuss civilians and soldiers held in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 7:30 AM

'We're sick of talk and empty decisions'

The family of Hadar Goldin rips government for not acting to return bodies of soldiers after High Court orders release of terrorists bodies.Tzvi Lev, 12/14/2017, 8:20 PM

'Supreme Court is rewarding terrorism'

Right-wing MKs fume after High Court of Justice orders Israel to return bodies of terrorists killed in last month's tunnel explosion.Tzvi Lev, 12/14/2017, 6:24 PM

'I said to the Chief of Staff: I'm leaving with a limp'

Former IDF Chief Rabbi Rafi Peretz participates in lobby meeting to return Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul, '4500 trucks enter Gaza each day.'Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2017, 2:12 AM

'I've been keeping myself in check for four years'

'We hear only spins: MKs don't lift a finger, cabinet members don't implement their decisions, and ministers don't stand by their word.'Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2017, 7:40 PM

Family of missing soldier: Government's negligence revealed

Hadar Goldin's family slams government response that Cabinet's decision to deny visits to Hamas prisoners not implemented.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2017, 5:36 PM

Watch: Hundreds pray at Western Wall for IDF soldiers' return

Mass prayer event held at Western Wall, calling for return of slain IDF soldiers Oron Shaul, Hadar Goldin from Hamas captivity.Hezki Baruch, 11/9/2017, 6:38 PM

'There's a feeling something's being hidden from us'

Family of soldier Oron Shaul continues to demand State reveal paperwork and information that led to KIA declaration: 'We want the truth.'Benny Toker - Mordechai Sones, 11/6/2017, 7:37 PM

'Gaza won't get terrorists' bodies back for free'

PM says Israel will continue to hold terrorists' bodies, demands return of slain IDF soldiers. 'We're not giving something for nothing.'David Rosenberg, 11/6/2017, 12:31 PM

'Returning terrorists' bodies is immoral'

Family of missing IDF soldier Oron Shaul says returning terrorists' bodies is an 'immoral' concession until Hamas returns soldiers' bodies.Orly Harari, 11/4/2017, 7:30 PM

'Hamas can be prevented from retrieving terrorists' bodies'

Defense Ministry denies report A-G Mandelblit against IDF's refusal to allow Hamas to retrieve bodies of terrorists from collapsed tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2017, 11:53 AM

'This is an opportunity to bring my brother home'

Twin of slain soldier whose body is being held by Hamas calls to pressure terror organization until it returns his brother's body.Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2017, 8:03 PM

'Humanitarian aid for Hamas - only if they return our sons'

Family of murdered IDF soldier insists government condition humanitarian aid to Hamas on return of slain IDF soldiers' bodies.Chana Roberts, 11/2/2017, 3:41 PM

The request of the missing soldier's mother

Mother of Oron Shaul, held by Hamas for 3 years, asks PM to allow her to see information on why son declared dead by military.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2017, 10:49 PM

'All terrorists go back to murdering when they're freed'

MK Motti Yogev speaks to Arutz Sheva about the government's efforts to bring missing, captured, Israelis back home.Benny Toker, 10/23/2017, 9:21 AM

'Government has unprecedented opportunity for prisoner swap'

Parents of kidnapped, murdered soldier Hadar Goldin say government must pressure Hamas, utilize new opportunity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2017, 8:54 PM

'The Israeli government cannot afford to miss another chance'

Father of kidnapped and murdered Israeli soldier says 'nothing should happen in Gaza' until missing Israelis are brought home.Nitsan Keidar, 10/13/2017, 12:04 PM

'Humanitarian aid to Gaza - only if Hamas returns our citizens'

Father of slain IDF soldier held in captivity by Hamas demands government condition aid to Gaza on return of soldiers, civilians.Hezki Baruch, 10/9/2017, 2:02 PM

Hamas: We approved prisoner exchange deal

Terrorist organization claims it accepted Egyptian proposal for the return of Israeli soldiers and missing persons.Elad Benari, 9/29/2017, 12:26 AM

'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

'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

UN chief visits families of Hamas captives

UN Secretary General meets families of Oron Shaul, Avera Mangistu and Hisham Al-Sayeed, held illegally in Gaza by Hamas terrorist group.Gary Willig, 8/28/2017, 6:50 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

PM Netanyahu to UN chief: We're worried about Iran

Netanyahu tells UN Secretary General Guterres about Iran's control of Syria and threat to Israel, Guterres expected to request aid for Gaza.Nitsan Keider, 8/28/2017, 10:11 AM

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

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

'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

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

'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

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

'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

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

'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

'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

Family of Oron Shaul sues IDF for proof of son's death

Family of soldier believed killed in 2014 Gaza conflict whose body has been held by Hamas demands release of evidence of his death.JTA, 3/27/2017, 9:42 PM