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Baruch Ben Yigal weeps at son's grave: 'Miserable decision'

Baruch Ben Yigal weeps at son's grave: 'Miserable decision'

Father of fighter Amit Ben Yigal arrives at cemetery, cries over son's grave following decision to revoke demolition order for killer's homeMordechai Sones, 10/08/2020 19:07
Father of murdered soldier Amit Ben Yigal lowers flag to half-mast

Father of murdered soldier Amit Ben Yigal lowers flag to half-mast

Baruch Ben Yigal visits his son's grave, lowers Israeli flag in response to court decision to ban demolition of the killer's home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 15:15
'It pays off to murder Jews'

'It pays off to murder Jews'

Bereaved father says Israel is afraid of the EU which acts to protect terrorists.Nitsan Keidar, 29/11/2019 05:18
'Golani soldiers wouldn't have been sent to jail'

'Golani soldiers wouldn't have been sent to jail'

Father of murdered soldier slams conviction of Nahal Haredi soldiers who beat accomplices of murderer.Benny Toker, 11/03/2019 08:58
Bereaved father: It's the Azariya trial all over again

Bereaved father: It's the Azariya trial all over again

Father of murdered soldier slams decision to indict his son's comrades for beating terrorists involved in the attack.Benny Toker, 31/01/2019 17:24
'What guarantee is there terrorist will stay in jail?'

'What guarantee is there terrorist will stay in jail?'

Parents of soldier murdered at Givat Assaf criticize capture of murderer alive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2019 19:32
Father of slain IDF soldier: Our enemies will never defeat us

Father of slain IDF soldier: Our enemies will never defeat us

'Yosef was observant, but he understood that we need a strong army because we have enemies who want to kill us."Eliran Aharon, 16/12/2018 16:29
Father of murdered soldier reveals son's final words

Father of murdered soldier reveals son's final words

'Yossi wanted to be a dentist. Now he watches over us from above.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2018 21:19
Death penalty for terrorists: 'I don't believe Liberman'

Death penalty for terrorists: 'I don't believe Liberman'

Bereaved father sick of promises, no longer believes politicians. 'We don't speak language of Middle East and it costs in blood.'Benny Tocker, 06/11/2018 15:17
Bereaved mother's inspiring speech to US Jewry

Bereaved mother's inspiring speech to US Jewry

Israel Prize laureate Miriam Peretz, who lost 2 sons in combat, addresses Jewish Federations of North America in Tel Aviv., 23/10/2018 15:58
'Government's message is it pays to kill Jews'

'Government's message is it pays to kill Jews'

Mother of terror victim Danny Gonen says government needs to send message that terrorists will die and their families will be deported.Benny Toker, 15/10/2018 20:20
'I saw my daughter's body on the floor'

'I saw my daughter's body on the floor'

Father of murdered woman recalls horror he felt upon arriving at scene of Barkan terror attack and confirming his worst fears.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2018 16:31
'All a suicide bomber needs is a hug'

'All a suicide bomber needs is a hug'

Bereaved fathers of terror victims file complaint against Israeli poet Yehonatan Geffen for posting image of shirt supporting terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2018 16:15
'Time for Defense Minister to deliver on death penalty promise'

'Time for Defense Minister to deliver on death penalty promise'

Bereaved parents of terror victims demand Avigdor Liberman fulfill his promise to pursue death penalty for terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2017 10:28
'An industry for murdering Jews'

'An industry for murdering Jews'

Bereaved parents of daughter murdered in Armon Hanatziv submit request to join petitioners in hearing on revoking murderer's citizenship.Mordechai Sones, 23/08/2017 12:17
Bereaved father recovers stolen phone

Bereaved father recovers stolen phone

Ze'ev Ruble lost cell phone with pictures, messages from son who fell in Defensive Shield. After thorough investigation, police find phone.Mordechai Sones, 10/05/2017 12:09
'We have Memorial Day 365 days a year'

'We have Memorial Day 365 days a year'

Parents of fallen soldier: 'On Pesach, we leave two extra chairs, one for Elijah the Prophet, and one for our son Oren."Hezki Baruch, 28/04/2017 11:05
'It's heartbreaking - but the Supreme Court is right'

'It's heartbreaking - but the Supreme Court is right'

Can bereaved parents use their dead son's sperm to have grandchildren against his widow's wishes?Uzi Baruch, 04/04/2017 13:44
'No one in the country would want Netanyahu out'

'No one in the country would want Netanyahu out'

Father of Oz Mendelovitch, who was killed in operation Protective Edge, opposes calls from bereaved parents for renewed investigation.Shai Landesman, 25/07/2016 19:55
'Fighting Anti-Semitism Begins at Home'

'Fighting Anti-Semitism Begins at Home'

Father of terror victim: Israel needs to shape up its anti-terror policy from within before addressing global BDS.Yishai Karov and Tova Dvorin, 07/06/2015 07:55
Civil Administration Razes Bereaved Father's Tent

Civil Administration Razes Bereaved Father's Tent

Outcry after tent honoring young couple murdered 13 years ago demolished. Dagan: this hypocrisy speaks volumes about PM.Yishai Karov and Tova Dvorin, 01/05/2015 10:22
Shelly Dadon Recognized as Terror Victim

Shelly Dadon Recognized as Terror Victim

Family to receive benefits after Shelly's death, like all bereaved families, after murder deemed a nationalistic crime.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 21/07/2014 17:08
Bereaved Families: Boycott Memorial Day Event

Bereaved Families: Boycott Memorial Day Event

Letter accuses Prime Minister of excluding terror victims 'as a national ethos,' claims that speech will provoke loud protests.Yedidya Ben-Or, 04/05/2014 13:28
'Netanyahu's Words are Hollow'

'Netanyahu's Words are Hollow'

Bereaved parent calls out PM, President, Supreme Court on allowing terrorist releases to go through, asks not to speak on Memorial Day.Benny Toker, 03/05/2014 23:02
Terrorist Releases: Good for Israel?

Terrorist Releases: Good for Israel?

Releases receive support from an unlikely direction - a bereaved mother who insists they are necessary if they will bring lasting peace.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 23/03/2014 18:27
Terror Release Shows Israel 'Not Sovereign'

Terror Release Shows Israel 'Not Sovereign'

At meeting with MKs, bereaved mothers and lawyers say terrorist release 'not acceptable,' shows 'Israel capitulates to foreign dictates.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 26/12/2013 18:07
Terror Release, Building Tenders 'All an Act’

Terror Release, Building Tenders 'All an Act’

Bereaved father criticizes ‘scoundrel’ Netanyahu for 'putting on an act to fool his voters', on an international scale.Maayana Miskin, 26/12/2013 14:17
Mothers of Slain Children: We Cannot be Silent

Mothers of Slain Children: We Cannot be Silent

Women whose children were murdered by terrorists in outcry over terrorist release: ‘It’s simply wrong.’Maayana Miskin, 26/12/2013 07:59
Bereaved Families Ask: ‘Israelis, Where Are You?’

Bereaved Families Ask: ‘Israelis, Where Are You?’

Families of terror victims call on the public to join them in their campaign to halt the release of convicted murderersMaayana Miskin, 11/08/2013 13:47
‘Why Hunt Down Nazis, but Release Muslim Nazis?’

‘Why Hunt Down Nazis, but Release Muslim Nazis?’

Father whose wife and three young children were killed by terrorists doesn’t understand Israel’s approach to murderers.Maayana Miskin, 28/07/2013 09:32
Bennett: Israel – One Family in Loss

Bennett: Israel – One Family in Loss

Minister Naftali Bennett’s message to bereaved families on Memorial Day.Maayana Miskin, 14/04/2013 16:51
Bereaved Mother's Response to 'Price Tag'

Bereaved Mother's Response to 'Price Tag'

The mother of a soldier killed in war calls his commander to apologize for 'price tag' vandalism. Maayana Miskin , 09/09/2011 12:29
Bereaved Parents want Answers

Bereaved Parents want Answers

Parents who lost children to terrorist attacks are calling on PM Netanyahu to answer questions about terrorists up for release.Maayana Miskin, 03/07/2011 21:01
Memorial Day: 22,867 Fallen

Memorial Day: 22,867 Fallen

A total of 22,867 soldiers have fallen in battle or died during service over the course of Israel's history; 18,361 currently bereaved.Maayana Miskin, 06/05/2011 12:30
Less Post-Zionism in Schools

Less Post-Zionism in Schools

A relatively unknown 'culture basket' has been encouraging “post-Zionism' in schools for 20 years. An expose led to the director’s dismissal.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/07/2010 15:55