Articles in "Yom Hazikaron"

For First Time, Tamar Shachar, 92, Visits Scene of 1948 Gush Etzion Battle Where Her Brother Fell

Gush Etzion was the scene of a moving encounter on Wednesday, when Israel marked its Memorial Day, as Tamar Shachar, 92, visited Gush ...

Israel Remembers its 23,928 Fallen IDF Soldiers and 3,158 Victims of Terrorism

Israel came to a standstill on Tuesday night to mark Yom Hazikaron, its national Memorial Day, and to commemorate the 23,928 fallen IDF ...

From Morocco to New Zealand: Jews from 60 Countries Participate in Yom Hazikaron Ceremony

A special Yom HaZikaron ceremony was held on Tuesday night by the Jewish Agency for Diaspora Jewry which was attended by participants from ...

First and Only Memorial Day Ceremony Held in Arab-Israeli Society

The first and only Yom HaZikaron, Memorial Day, ceremony held by the Israeli-Arab society took place in Arara in northern Israel on ...

‘Like Ripping Out an Organ’: PM Netanyahu and Wife Sara Discuss Loss with Group of IDF Orphans

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara met on Monday in Jerusalem with a group of youth whose fathers were killed in action ...

Religious Minorities in Israel Ask to be Included in State Ceremony for Fallen IDF Soldiers

Religious expression must be given to members of the various non-Jewish religions during the religious part of the official ceremony on ...

Israel Remembers its 23,816 Fallen IDF Soldiers and 3,153 Victims of Terrorism

Israel on Monday night came to a standstill to mark Yom Hazikaron, its national Memorial Day, and to commemorate the 23,816 fallen IDF ...

In Corona Times, Israel Remembers its Fallen Online

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has already affected many aspects of life, and most recently, it is reshaping how Israel is marking Yom ...

In First in a Month, Less Than 100 New Coronavirus Patients Registered in Israel

For the first time in over a month, only 68 new Coronavirus patients have been diagnosed in the past 24 hours and the number of patients in ...

WATCH: Israel Pauses in Unison to Remember its Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism

Israel on Wednesday came to a standstill at 11 a.m. when a siren marking Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, sounded throughout the ...