'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

'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

'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

Hamas: Israel proposed prisoner swap

New report says Israel communicated with Hamas through intermediaries to achieve a prisoner swap, but proposal was rejected by Hamas.Uzi Baruch, 2/8/2017, 11:40 AM

'I voted in the cabinet and sent Hadar and Oron to Gaza'

Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett participated in caucus conference to redeem captives, 'State bears full responsibility for return.'Eliran Aharon, 2/1/2017, 3:38 PM

Har Etziyon Rosh Yeshiva: Force Hamas into corner

Har Etziyon Yeshiva head opposes terrorist release exchange for soldier's bodies, calls to stand firm against Hamas until they flinch.Eliran Aharon, 1/30/2017, 3:44 PM

'Apply compelling pressure to Hamas - make them suffer'

Ex-Defense Minister Amir Peretz tells Arutz Sheva, 'Israel has many ways to force Hamas to return murdered soldier's remains.'Shimon Cohen, 1/29/2017, 8:04 PM

'Hamas deters us, and we are duly deterred'

Reserve General Gadi Shamni calls to arrest all Hamas leaders in Yesha, deny Gaza money and supplies until both soldiers returned to Israel.Eliran Aharon, 1/29/2017, 3:47 PM

'Bring our boys home now'

Parents of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul attend opening of new Knesset caucus to bring sons home, demand all parties act.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2017, 4:50 PM

Goldin Family: Publish the full Comptroller's report

Family of Hadar Goldin, whose body has been held by Hamas for over 2 years, demands PM allow publishing of full report on state's failures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2017, 7:05 PM

Reports: Qatar to mediate exchange deal between Israel and Hamas

Report claims Israel offered to release 60 terrorists in exchange for soldiers' bodies.Chana Roberts, 1/11/2017, 12:05 PM

Around 1,500 attend terrorists' funerals

1,500 Arabs attend funerals of terrorists who stabbed IDF soldiers.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2017, 7:02 PM

Slain soldier's family meets with Mike Huckabee

Family of slain solder meets with former Arkansas Governor MIke Huckabee, asks him to speak with Trump.Eliran Baruch, 1/4/2017, 1:06 PM

Goldin family: Netanyahu surrendered to Hamas

Goldin family says Israeli government allows unprecedented amounts of cargo to enter Gaza, has not lifted a finger to bring soldiers home.Hezki Baruch, 12/31/2016, 9:38 PM

Hamas video shows Netanyahu dressed as a clown

Hamas publicizes two videos celebrating soldiers' kidnap, casts Netanyahu as a clown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2016, 6:25 PM

Ya'alon: Pressure Hamas to release soldiers' bodies

Former Defense Minister says the only way to force Hamas to release the bodies of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul is to pressure the group.Uzi Baruch, 12/19/2016, 6:46 AM

MIA's family: Liberman has gone soft

Family of missing IDF officer Hadar Goldin says Defense Minister purposely failed to mention MIAs in interview with Arab paper.Arutz Sheva staff, 10/24/2016, 8:36 PM

US Muslims to Hamas: Return missing soldiers

In heartfelt letter to Khaled Mashal, 10 leaders of Muslim community in US call for return of the bodies of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul.Guy Cohen, 9/26/2016, 3:05 PM

Hamas rejects deal to return soldiers' bodies

POWs and MIAs coordinator Lior Lotan reveals that Hamas has rejected a deal for the return of the bodies of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 4:25 PM