Israelis honored the nation's victims of terror at a special ceremony at Jerusalem's Mt. Herzl cemetery.
Dr. Padilla says Israeli Arabs will do well to learn from American Jews, whose leadership manages to accomplish a great deal despite the relatively small size of their constituency.
PM Benjamin Netanyahu shared personal memories with participants at Mt. Herzl Memorial Day ceremonies.
Israel observes its Memorial Day to honor fallen soldiers and citizens who died as victims of terror.
Israel Railways is providing Memorial Day shuttles until 1 pm between train stations and cemeteries.
The evening featured performances by Shiri Meimon, Ninet Tayeb, Harel Skaat, Idan Haviv, Chief IDF Cantor Lt. Col. Shai Abramson, Uziya Tzadok and military bands.
“The timing of this protest was intended to hurt the bereaved families."
Israel has seen its share of wall-to-wall coalition governments, especially in the 1980s, and in each instance it has been Labor which acquiesced to join with Likud.
The officer is still undergoing surgery...
Ten years after the death of her son Michael, an American-born IDF soldier who fell in battle, Harriet Levin is still learning to cope.
The national Memorial Day for Israel’s fallen commenced on Tuesday at 8 p.m. with a nationwide minute of silence, as sirens throughout the country marked the solemn moment and flags were lowered to half mast.
Weissman was a 21-year-old IDF soldier stabbed to death in front of his wife and child in a supermarket in the Binyamin region on February 18.
Maj. Gen. Eizenkot said at the ceremony that the unity of the nation "is the foundation of the Israel Defense Forces, and it shapes it as the nation's army, as a state army."
The Hebrew-language best-seller, Miriam's Song, by Miriam Peretz, will be a hit in English that shatters hearts.
Five more bombs were found after a twin bombing that left an IDF officer with head and facial wounds at Hizme checkpoint.
No one in the State Dept. on this occasion addressed the green elephant in the tent, Hamas.
The court ruled that police must give more consideration as to whether or not to arrest young minors.
The ancient water reservoir of Solomon's Pools is damaged but has not yet been repaired by the Palestinian Authority.
PM Netanyahu says the threat of sending Israeli commandos into Cairo was enough to convince Egypt's president to send his own troops to rescue Israeli embassy staff from a mob.
"It is a national flyover, paid for by all of our taxes, and, more important, bears a national meaning for all of us."