Har Herzl

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Community service imposed over 2012 Mount Herzl tragedy

Community service imposed over 2012 Mount Herzl tragedy

Court imposes community service on engineer and security adviser convicted of causing death of Lt. Hila Betzaleli.Ido Ben Porat, 26/06/2018 10:08
'The Menorah of Israel will shine forever'

'The Menorah of Israel will shine forever'

PM speaks at torch-lighting ceremony. 'If we must defend ourselves - we will rise to the challenge and ensure the eternity of Israel.'Ido Ben Porat, 18/04/2018 21:44
Armon Hanatziv ramming victim will carry flag at torch-lighting

Armon Hanatziv ramming victim will carry flag at torch-lighting

Dana Ophir, injured in January 2017 attack in which 4 of her friends were murdered, returns to IDF and will participate in annual ceremony.Ido Ben Porat, 17/04/2018 10:11
Soldier Avshalom Armoni laid to rest

Soldier Avshalom Armoni laid to rest

Funeral of officer killed in training accident yesterday takes place at Har Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 28/09/2017 13:48
Opening ceremony of Independence Day

Opening ceremony of Independence Day

Ceremony opening events for Israel Independence Day - and 50 years since unification of Jerusalem - underway at Har Herzl.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2017 20:28
How can you talk about peace while funding terror?

How can you talk about peace while funding terror?

Memorial held at Har Herzl cemetery for the 3,117 victims of terror attacks. PM Netanyahu and President Rivlin in attendance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2017 15:58
Unprecedented preparations for Peres funeral

Unprecedented preparations for Peres funeral

World leaders to converge on Har Herzl this Friday for massive state funeral for Shimon Peres.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2016 14:43
Flag-laying ceremony held ahead of Memorial Day

Flag-laying ceremony held ahead of Memorial Day

Major military officials head traditional ceremony to honor the IDF's fallen heroes.Ido Ben-Porat, 08/05/2016 18:55
'You fought with your hands, with whole heart'

'You fought with your hands, with whole heart'

Funeral at Har Herzl for 21-year-old Weissman, father of 4-month old, who was murdered by terrorists while trying to defend fellow shoppers.Ari Yashar, 19/02/2016 09:27
Pope Visits Terror Victim Memorial

Pope Visits Terror Victim Memorial

After 'propaganda stunt' at security barrier, pope makes unplanned stop at official memorial for Israeli victims of terror at PM's request.Ari Yashar, 26/05/2014 10:40
'Memorial Day About Coming Together'

'Memorial Day About Coming Together'

Young Judaea participants explain to Arutz Sheva on Monday what Memorial Day means to them.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 05/05/2014 18:16
Bereaved Protest Netanyahu at Memorial Event

Bereaved Protest Netanyahu at Memorial Event

At official Memorial Day ceremony on Har Herzl, Netanyahu defends his 'difficult decision' to free terrorists against protest of bereaved.Ari Yashar, 05/05/2014 14:08
Israel Remembers 2,495 Victims of Terrorism

Israel Remembers 2,495 Victims of Terrorism

From Mount Herzl cemetery, Israelis remember the thousands of Israeli civilians murdered in cold blood by terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2014 12:59
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
Remembering 69 Soldiers Drowned on Board INS Dakar

Remembering 69 Soldiers Drowned on Board INS Dakar

Memorial service for the 69 sailors of the INS Dakar held at Mount Herzl. Gantz: 'We do not stop our quest to find missing soldiers.'Tova Dvorin, 01/01/2014 21:18
'Sorry, We Forgot - Your Deaths Were in Vain'

'Sorry, We Forgot - Your Deaths Were in Vain'

One step too far? Activists express opposition to upcoming prisoner release by placing signs on the graves of fallen soldiers.Ari Yashar, 29/10/2013 13:12
Touring Har Herzl – IDF Video

Touring Har Herzl – IDF Video

Aviv Vishkovski guides tours through Mount Herzl, Israel's national cemetery.Gil Ronen, 16/04/2013 10:16