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31 Civilians Killed in Terror Attacks Since 2014

31 Civilians Killed in Terror Attacks Since 2014

Terrorism on sharp rise in Israel as annual figure from 2013-2014 jumps from 2 civilian murders to 31 terror-related deaths in 2014-2015.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 19/04/2015 11:53
Petition to Ban Soldier-Terrorist Memorial Day

Petition to Ban Soldier-Terrorist Memorial Day

Bereaved parents demand Defense Minister prevent terrorists and families from entering Israel for 'alternative' Yom Hazikaron ceremony.Yedida Ben Or, Cynthia Blank, 19/04/2015 11:09
Official: Joint Soldier-Terrorist Event A Travesty

Official: Joint Soldier-Terrorist Event A Travesty

Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Dov Kalmanovich slammed a planned joint Remembrance Day ceremony for Israelis and PalestiniansYaakov Levi, 16/04/2015 08:39
Daughter Against Supporters of Terrorist Releases

Daughter Against Supporters of Terrorist Releases

Bereaved daughter advises ministers who voted to release terrorists not to show up at memorial ceremonies.Shimon Cohen and Elad Benari, 05/05/2014 00:16
'I Represent Three Generations of Hatred Victims'

'I Represent Three Generations of Hatred Victims'

Parents of slain Jewish journalist Daniel Pearl light a flame at Yom Hazikaron ceremony in Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva staff, 15/04/2013 19:18
Video: OneFamily Remembers Israel's Fallen

Video: OneFamily Remembers Israel's Fallen

The OneFamily organization held a memorial service Sunday night to commemorate the fallen Israeli soldiers and victims of terror. Arutz Sheva, 15/04/2013 14:23
Gantz: The IDF Can Reach Any Target

Gantz: The IDF Can Reach Any Target

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks on Memorial Day: We carry out our mission using those who fell as our guide.Elad Benari, 15/04/2013 05:16
'I'll Do Anything to Return to the IDF'

'I'll Do Anything to Return to the IDF'

Captain Ziv Shilon, who was badly wounded in a Hamas attack near Gaza, vows to return to the IDF as a fighter.Elad Benari, 15/04/2013 02:14
Bennett: We'll Reach Any Place

Bennett: We'll Reach Any Place

Economy and Trade Minister Naftali Bennett takes part in Memorial Day ceremony in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 15/04/2013 00:14
Youth Movement Listens to Bereaved Families

Youth Movement Listens to Bereaved Families

Girls from the Ariel youth movement marked Memorial Day by going out to military cemeteries to strengthen bereaved families.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 26/04/2012 17:07
Prayers - The Meaningful Part of Independence Day

Prayers - The Meaningful Part of Independence Day

A7 visits a synagogue where the uplifting Yom Haatzmaut service eases the transition from Memorial Day to Independence Day.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 26/04/2012 09:43
Gantz: IDF 'Ready for Any Battle'

Gantz: IDF 'Ready for Any Battle'

IDF Chief of Staff at Memorial Day ceremony: the IDF stands firmly against threats; We are ready for any battle and every task.Elad Benari, 25/04/2012 03:14
Peres: Israel Still Under Threat

Peres: Israel Still Under Threat

President Shimon Peres at Memorial Day ceremony: "We will continue to look for a way to bring peace to Israel."Elad Benari, 25/04/2012 00:13
Leftists: No One Has a Monopoly on Grief

Leftists: No One Has a Monopoly on Grief

Combatants for Peace explains why it chooses to invite parents of terrorists who died fighting IDF soldiers to its Memorial Day ceremony.Elad Benari, 24/04/2012 06:47
Leftists Include Terrorists' Parents

Leftists Include Terrorists' Parents

Leftist group to hold an alternative Memorial Day ceremony, including 'bereaved parents' of Arab terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2012 04:12
Media Ignorance of Israel

Media Ignorance of Israel

The Associated Press shows its lack of knowledge of Israel by trying to find a misunderstood "disunity " on the most unified day of the year.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/05/2011 22:02
Netanyahu’s Biblical Speech

Netanyahu’s Biblical Speech

PM Netanyahu, speaking on Memorial Day, cites Bible to the effect that working to build Israel is solace for fallen soldiers and terror victims.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 09/05/2011 11:02
Soldier Jumped on the Grenade

Soldier Jumped on the Grenade

The story of Moshe Yitzhak Toval, who died in the Yom Kippur War while saving his friends, was presented at the Knesset's main Memorial Day event.Elad Benari, 09/05/2011 05:43
Honoring the 'Final Remnants'

Honoring the 'Final Remnants'

My Israel movement honors those who died to protect Israel and left no family behind. Maayana Miskin, 08/05/2011 21:09
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
Police Honor 1,249 Killed

Police Honor 1,249 Killed

Commissioner David Cohen honors fallen police officers; Knesset speaker Rivlin calls for unity.Maayana Miskin, 18/04/2010 21:54
PM: Peace Needs a Strong Defense

PM: Peace Needs a Strong Defense

PM Netanyahu honors fallen soldiers, says peace will come “only if we are prepared to defend our country.” Maayana Miskin, 18/04/2010 21:00