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Terror victim's mother to light Independence Day torch

Terror victim's mother to light Independence Day torch

Mother of terror victim Eitam Henkin to light torch in official Independence Day ceremony. Read the full list of torch lighters here.Ido Ben Porat, 4/19/2017, 11:35 AM
Three chosen to light Independence Day torches

Three chosen to light Independence Day torches

Three of the people chosen to light Israel's Independence Day torches have been revealed Friday.Yoel Domb, 4/14/2017, 10:46 AM
Groundbreaking Israelis Honored

Groundbreaking Israelis Honored

Sports and Culture Minister Limor Livnat approves list of 14 groundbreaking Israelis to light torches at official Independence Day ceremony.Cynthia Blank, 3/8/2015, 1:20 PM
Families Blessed With Many Children

Families Blessed With Many Children

At the recent Independence Day ceremonies, women lit the 14 torches, but only women whose accomplishments were outside the home were chosen. Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 5/17/2014, 10:18 PM
Bereaved Mother Lights Torch in Honor of Sons

Bereaved Mother Lights Torch in Honor of Sons

Miriam Peretz, who lost two sons, lights a torch "in honor of the fallen, the founders of the nation and the country."Ido Ben Porat, 5/6/2014, 12:12 AM
Independence Day 2014: Focus on Women

Independence Day 2014: Focus on Women

All torch honorees to be female as committee decides to focus on women’s contribution to the country.Maayana Miskin & Gil Ronen, 12/29/2013, 3:30 PM
Soldier’s Family Boycotts Torches Ceremony

Soldier’s Family Boycotts Torches Ceremony

The family of Hila Betzaleli will boycott the torches ceremony ‘until those responsible for her death are brought to justice.’Maayana Miskin, 4/10/2013, 12:01 PM