Articles in "Memorial Day"

Sirens, Ceremonies Mark Memorial Day Around Country

1.5 million people are expected to visit military ceremonies throughout the country Wednesday as the country pays its respects to 23,646 ...

Israel Pauses, Bows In Silence as Memorial Day Siren Sounds

Israel ushered in Memorial Day Tuesday with a minute-long siren in tribute to 23,645 soldiers and civilians who have fallen in the ...

Netanyahu: Terrorists Can ‘smell weakness’ As Well As Strength

The international community must stand united against terror and a “flood of radicalism,” Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said ...

Young Widow: “I Thought After a Year I Would Know How to Cope”

As Israelis mourned the 27,672 fallen soldiers and victims of terror on Memorial Day on Monday, hundreds of bereaved family members took ...

Rivlin, Netanyahu Consecrate Memorial Hall at Mt Herzl

A bereaved father disrupted Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's speech at a Memorial Day ceremony on Sunday, saying he does "not forgive" ...

Israel-Palestinian Memorial Event in Danger Following TA Terror Attack

Israeli and Palestinian organizations said Monday that they are concerned that yesterday’s stabbing attack in Tel Aviv could derail an ...

Once a Year, Bereaved Families Find Strength in Each Other

Jerusalem (TPS) - For the families of fallen Israeli soldiers and terror victims, loss and loneliness are the norm. Yet this past weekend ...

Terror Victim’s Brother Interrupts Netanyahu During Official Memorial Day Speech

Jerusalem (TPS) - The brother of an Israeli man critically wounded in a terror attack lashed out at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on ...

Netanyahu to Families of Missing Soldiers: ‘We Will Not Rest Until We Return Your Sons’

Jerusalem (TPS) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed on Wednesday to return the bodies of soldiers held by Hamas in Gaza, speaking at ...

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 ...