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Fallen ‘Lone Soldiers’ Leave a Family and Country in Mourning

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.

Israel Mourns its Fallen Soldiers and Terror Victims

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.

Terror Victim To Receive Posthumous Military Decoration

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.

President Rivlin at Western Wall Memorial Day Ceremony: ‘We Must have Faith in the...

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."

Offspring of Wehrmacht Soldiers Serving in IDF

"Every time I arrive in my uniform, my 82-year-old grandfather starts crying."

Time-lapse Movie of One World Trade Center Construction

In recognition of the opening of One World Observatory in New York City, EarthCam released a special edition of their One World Trade Center...

Chareidi Initiative United Moment of Silence with Silent Prayer

A new Chareidi initiative has been launched for Yom HaZikaron, called "Sheket, Zochrim" or "Be Silent, We are Remembering".

A Private Memorial Day

An Israeli woman visits a relative's grave on Mount Herzl on Tuesday, a few hours before Memorial Day begins, at which point the military cemetery will be full of family and friends of the deceased.

Today is Memorial Day

Eisenhower forced the residents of a nearby town to go to one of the liberated camps to see what their leaders had done.

Terror Victim Heckles Netanyahu at Yom HaZikaron Ceremony

Netanyahu admitted the decision to release Arab murderers was 'too tough to bear', but failed to acknowledge that the moved failed

A Nation in Unity on Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Remembrance Day

Israel’s flag waves at half mast for 23,169 lost Israeli soldiers and victims of terror as quiet reigns in the streets on the nation's Remembrance Day.

Yom HaZikaron in Bnei Brak

On Sunday night, Haredi Rabbis and Jews from Bnei Brak took part in a Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day) ceremony for fallen soldiers.

Netanyahu: Fallen Soldiers ‘Heroes’

Prime Minister Netanyahu has praised the 23,169 IDF soldiers who have died in Israel’s wars. “You are our heroes,” said Netanyahu in his address to...

Suspicious Family Illegally Opens Mt. Herzl Grave – Finds It Empty

For 40 years, the family of Tzion Tayib have been fighting for proof their son's body was found and buried in the Har Herzl military cemetery - it wasn't.

Bereaved Families Beg Prime Minister ‘Stay Away’ on Memorial Day

Families of victims of terror asked Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to stay away from Memorial Day ceremonies at Mt. Herzl military cemetery.

For These We Weep

I have been searching for the answer to this question...who did they kill...those 104 we are about to release? I know of a mother...

Weiner Misses Queens Memorial Day Parade to Speak at Church

New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner passed up the annual Memorial Day parade in his former Queens district on Sunday in order to...

Texas Official Cites Jewish Chaplain’s WW II Dedication

A Texas state official spoke at a Memorial Day service and quoted a Jewish chaplain’s dedication of a temporary cemetery on Iwo Jima in...

As Israelis Mourn the Dead, Jordanians Glorify Killer

The very word "hero" was used by the Jordanian justice minister in joining the chorus calling for the release of a convicted terrorist.

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