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Forensic Institute: All 45 victims of Meron disaster identified

Forensic Institute: All 45 victims of Meron disaster identified

Abu Kabir Forensic Institute announces 44 bodies released for burial, the remaining will be released in the course of the day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 08:23
These are the 45 who died in Meron

These are the 45 who died in Meron

Forensic institute completes identification of the 45 who died in Meron disaster as the heartbreaking funerals continue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 07:53
13-year-old Yedidya Chayut laid to rest in Jerusalem

13-year-old Yedidya Chayut laid to rest in Jerusalem

Avigdor Chayut eulogizes his son who was killed in the Meron stampede: You will never part from us.Yonatan Gottlieb, 02/05/2021 04:44
Haredi journalist warned of danger - and is beating his chest in regret

Haredi journalist warned of danger - and is beating his chest in regret

Aryeh Ehrlich tweeted in 2018 about the dangerous bottleneck in Meron - and now blames himself for not doing more to prevent tragedy.Michal Levi, 02/05/2021 01:06
Tel Aviv: Candles lit in memory of those killed in Meron tragedy

Tel Aviv: Candles lit in memory of those killed in Meron tragedy

Dozens of people from Tel Aviv and its environs gather at Habima Square to light candles in memory of the 45 victims of the Meron disaster.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 00:34
Volunteers offer support to hundreds of families

Volunteers offer support to hundreds of families

Volunteers distribute food, drinks, and encouragement to hundreds of families at Tzfat bus station.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 00:25
Watch: Heartfelt prayers at Western Wall in wake of Meron disaster

Watch: Heartfelt prayers at Western Wall in wake of Meron disaster

Saturday night prayer gathering is followed by heartfelt singing, after Meron disaster kills 45.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 00:08
Daniel Morris from New Jersey among dead in Meron disaster

Daniel Morris from New Jersey among dead in Meron disaster

Donny Morris was 'beloved by his friends, had a sense of humor and was bursting with love of life,' yeshiva says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2021 23:47
Ayelet Shaked: In a few days, things will be more clear

Ayelet Shaked: In a few days, things will be more clear

MK Ayelet Shaked urges prayers for injured in Meron disaster, says party is working to form 'good and stable government.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2021 23:12
On the disaster in Meron

On the disaster in Meron

Ordinarily,Sefira customs associated with mourning end on Lag Ba'Omer, but this year they have, tragically, been extended.Sivan Rahav-Meir , 01/05/2021 22:14
'All the kids are heartbroken': At least 3 American teens killed in Meron disaster

'All the kids are heartbroken': At least 3 American teens killed in Meron disaster

At least 6 Americans, including 3 teenagers, among victims in Israeli stampede.Stewart Ain, JTA, 01/05/2021 22:12
Chilling recordings of emergency networks from Meron

Chilling recordings of emergency networks from Meron

The MDA has released recordings of calls made on its network as the Meron disaster unfolded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2021 21:28
Photos: Israeli representatives abroad bring flags down to half-mast

Photos: Israeli representatives abroad bring flags down to half-mast

Honoring national day of mourning in memory of 45 who died in Meron disaster, Israeli representatives abroad bring flags down to half-mast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2021 20:58
Blinken speaks to Ashkenazi following Meron disaster

Blinken speaks to Ashkenazi following Meron disaster

“The bond between the United States and Israel is ironclad and we stand ready to assist,” says US Secretary of State.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/05/2021 01:03
Identification of Meron disaster victims to continue after Shabbat

Identification of Meron disaster victims to continue after Shabbat

The identification process of the 45 people who were killed in stampede stopped due to the start of Shabbat.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 30/04/2021 23:10
Canada expresses condolences over Meron disaster

Canada expresses condolences over Meron disaster

Canadian PM Trudeau, opposition leader O’Toole join other world leaders who expressed condolences deadly stampede during in Meron.Elad Benari, Canada, 30/04/2021 22:28
Netanyahu donates blood following Meron disaster

Netanyahu donates blood following Meron disaster

PM Netanyahu: I will do everything, the Israeli government will do everything, to help the families of those who perished.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 30/04/2021 21:34
Ambassador Erdan: I am deeply moved by the outpouring of support

Ambassador Erdan: I am deeply moved by the outpouring of support

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and UN thanks world leaders who expressed condolences and offered support following Meron disaster.Elad Benari, Canada, 30/04/2021 20:12
Biden: We stand with the people of Israel & Jewish communities

Biden: We stand with the people of Israel & Jewish communities

Read full Statement from President Joe Biden on the Tragedy in IsraelUS President Joe Biden, 30/04/2021 19:00
Israel's Foreign Ministry responds to well-wishers

Israel's Foreign Ministry responds to well-wishers

Foreign Minister Ashkenazi has released a statement answering the tide of sympathy for Meron from around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 16:49
Israel to hold day of mourning for Meron victims

Israel to hold day of mourning for Meron victims

PM Netanyahu declares national day of mourning for victims of Meron tragedy. 'Let us all unite.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 16:43
Guide for helping children cope with the Meron tragedy

Guide for helping children cope with the Meron tragedy

Project Chai releases a crisis/ trauma guide for families and children coping with the recent tragedy in Meron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 15:23
Singer Shraga Gestetner killed in Meron tragedy

Singer Shraga Gestetner killed in Meron tragedy

Hasidic singer Shraga Gestetner named as one of the 45 killed in Meron tragedy. Watch his previous interview with Arutz Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 14:34
Jewish Agency for Israel mourns victims of Meron tragedy

Jewish Agency for Israel mourns victims of Meron tragedy

Pres. Rivlin opens call center to help those searching for loved ones.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 14:16
ZAKA volunteer: 'Dozens of people were lying on the floor'

ZAKA volunteer: 'Dozens of people were lying on the floor'

'Everywhere there were cries for help, there was the smell of death and bereavement,' says ZAKA volunteer who responded to Meron disaster.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 13:30
Prof. Hezi Levy: 'The writing was on the wall' for Meron disaster

Prof. Hezi Levy: 'The writing was on the wall' for Meron disaster

'No danger to life, none of the injured are in critical condition,' Health Min. Director General says of those injured in Meron disaster.103FM, 30/04/2021 12:38
IAC stands with Israelis who lost loved ones in Meron

IAC stands with Israelis who lost loved ones in Meron

Israeli American Council: We are deeply saddened by the terrible tragedy at the tomb of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai at Mount Meron.Arutz Sheva, 30/04/2021 12:07
Meron: Condolences from around the world

Meron: Condolences from around the world

The world's embassies send their thoughts and prayers to the people injured in Meron.Shlomo Witty, 30/04/2021 11:40
MDA paramedic: 'We removed the injured from piles of people'

MDA paramedic: 'We removed the injured from piles of people'

Meron tragedy 'one of the greatest civilian disasters the State of Israel has ever known,' MDA Director General says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 11:19
Watch: Kaddish prayer for victims of Meron disaster

Watch: Kaddish prayer for victims of Meron disaster

Rabbi Anshel Friedman, ZAKA chief in northern Israel, says Kaddish for those who died in Meron stampede prior to identification by families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 11:12
'The cell phones belonging to those killed do not stop ringing'

'The cell phones belonging to those killed do not stop ringing'

'People were running in every direction, tragedy is unfathomable,' ZAKA spokespersons says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 10:08
Jerusalem opens emergency headquarters for victims of Meron disaster

Jerusalem opens emergency headquarters for victims of Meron disaster

Jerusalem mayor orders social services to open headquarters to aid families of those killed, injured, in Meron tragedy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 09:18
Meron tragedy aftermath: Coping with trauma

Meron tragedy aftermath: Coping with trauma

When, G-d forbid,disaster strikes, in addition to prayer, mourning and shock, there are coping strategies. Op-ed.Avi Tenenbaum, 30/04/2021 07:44
44 people killed in huge crowd crush during Lag Ba'Omer celebrations in Meron

44 people killed in huge crowd crush during Lag Ba'Omer celebrations in Meron

At least 44 killed, dozens more injured in mass crowd crush during Lag Ba'Omer celebrations in Meron.Elad Benari, 30/04/2021 06:59
Police spokesperson: Incident is under investigation

Police spokesperson: Incident is under investigation

Police Commissioner Kobi Shabtai arrives at Meron following mass stampede, police launch investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 04:22
'One of Israel's worst disasters. People were crushed to death'

'One of Israel's worst disasters. People were crushed to death'

Dov Maisel, Director of Operations at United Hatzalah, on Meron tragedy: One of Israel’s worst disasters, I have no words.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 03:11
Documentation of disaster in Meron

Documentation of disaster in Meron

Watch: Moment of tragedy during Lag Ba'Omer celebrations in Meron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 02:48
'We all pray for the healing of the victims'

'We all pray for the healing of the victims'

Israeli leaders respond to the tragedy during Lag Ba’Omer celebrations in Meron, in which 50 people were injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 02:16