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Police Closely Monitor Bnei Brak Funeral

Dan Region police refuse to take chances as R' Chaim Grenimann is laid to rest, after trampling incident killed 2 earlier this month.

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Thousands Attend Funeral of 2nd Trampling Victim

18 year-old Yitzhak Samet laid to rest on Mount of Olives; he is the second death from trampling incident during funeral for Torah leader.

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Yeshiva Denies Responsibility for Trampling Deaths

Yeshivat Hochmei Lublin, where the deadly funeral was held on Saturday night, says 'professional bodies' are responsible for congestion.

Yeshiva Denies Responsibility for Trampling Deaths

Second Victim Dies from Haredi Funeral Stampede

18-year-old becomes second to die as a result of trampling at Rabbi Shmuel Wosner's funeral, in which 100,000 participated.

Second Victim Dies from Haredi Funeral Stampede

'Bigger Funerals Have Been Held Without Incident'

United Hatzalah notes vital role of ambucycles in funeral trampling, says incident should not have happened in the 'safe environment.'

United Hatzalah: Bigger Funerals Have Been Held Without Incident

What Stories Have You Missed over Pesach?

As the second day of Pesach ends for Jews in the Diaspora, Arutz Sheva presents 7 top headlines from the last 48 hours.

Top News Highlights over Pesach

Deadly Bnei Brak Trampling 'Unavoidable'

Israel Police spokesman for the haredi community insists responsibility for maintaining discipline rests with haredi public, leadership.

Deadly Bnei Brak Trampling 'Unavoidable', Police Say

Video Shows Deadly Stampede at Rabbi's Funeral

Video shows terrifying stampede which killed young father at funeral of leading haredi Rabbi Shmuel Wosner in Bnei Brak.

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Funeral Trampling Victim Identified

27 year-old killed in trampling during R' Shmuel Wosner funeral named as Mordechai Gerber; he leaves behind wife, child.

Funeral Trampling Victim Identified

R' Shmuel Wosner Laid to Rest

Huge funeral in Bnei Brak overnight for leading haredi Rabbi; crowds, congestion kills one and injures 11 others.

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Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner Has Passed Away

The leading hassidic-haredi rabbi and posek, known as Shevet HaLevi, died a short time after the start of the Pesach holiday.

Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner Has Passed Away