Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued the following press release:
After the appalling murders in Toulouse, the Israeli Embassy in Paris, as well as the Israeli Consulate in Marseille, have contacted the bereaved families and learned of their desire to bring their loved ones to Israel for burial. The government of Israel has therefore decided to transfer the coffins to Israel as soon as possible, with the cooperation and assistance of Israel’s representatives in France and in coordination with the French authorities.
The names of the victims are: Rabbi Jonathan Sandler, Gabriel Sandler (age 4), Arieh Sandler (age 5), Miriam Monsonego (age 7).
About the Author: Malkah Fleisher is a graduate of Cardozo Law School in New York City. She is an editor/staff writer at JewishPress.com and co-hosts a weekly Israeli FM radio show. Malkah lives with her husband and two children on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem.
If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.
Comments are closed.
Northeastern U’s Students for Justice in Palestine Suspended following mock evictions
Gazan Rocket Attack Backfires.
It is easy to spot Haman in today’s world, but who is this year’s Esther?
IDF border patrol hit by explosive device Friday evening, IDF shelled Hezbollah site in response.
This Purim, EMET has released a video which strips away the mask and reveals to everyone the true face of Hassan Rouhani.
Residents of the Shomron who wish to host a family from Israel’s battered south this Shabbat, can call: 1700-700-0106.
Bar Ilan researchers recovered the ancient method of converting giraffe hide into Kosher parchment for writing Torah scrolls and Mezuzot.
Resistance to integrating Haredim into the coalition came from an unexpected source.
The Israel Defense Forces called up a limited number of reservists following a second day of rocket attacks from Gaza on southern Israel.
Remember, this Shabbat we read Parshat Zachor.
Sometimes it seems that Netanya is just chock full of dangerous people.
A one year old baby was killed after a fire broke out in their Meah Shearim home.
Rabbi Cohen’s attackers were screaming “Zhid” and then stabbed him, while U.S. envoy denies rise in antisemitism.
A green bell pepper affectionately dubbed “Godzilla” by the children of Moshav Ein Yahav in the northern Arava desert has won a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Rabbi Yitzchok Moully, youth director at the Chabad Jewish Center in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, will be introducing a new art installation in honor of Tu B’Shevat, the Jewish New Year of Trees, inspired by the destruction of Hurricane Sandy.
More than 2,000 people have made contributions in memory of the young victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut to plant a grove of trees in Israel.
Shoshana Hebshi, a half-Jewish, half-Arab woman from Ohio is suing Frontier Airlines, the FBI, TSA and other governmental agencies after she says she was forced off a flight, strip-searched, and imprisoned on the tenth anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks.
Women may enter military combat in the United States, following the lift of a military ban on women in combat by defense secretary Leon Panetta.
The Jewish National Fund will reconsider a plan to forest parts of the Arava desert, following the request of environmental organizations to consider the impact of trying to alter the native ecosystem.
Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/victims-of-toulouse-to-be-buried-in-israel/2012/03/20/
Scan this QR code to visit this page online: