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Honorees practice for Independence Day ceremony - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Honorees practice for Independence Day ceremony - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsHonorees practice for Independence Day ceremonyJerusalem Post Israel NewsReuven Rivlin tells IDF soldiers they are 'the glory of Israel' on April 27, 2017 at the President's Residence in Jerusalem. (photo credit:Mark Neiman/GPO). Lt.-Col. Oded Nahari, head of the ceremonies department with the Israel Defense Forces, has ...and more »

President Rivlin addresses opening ceremony for Remembrance Day for the Fallen of Israel's Wars and Victims of ... - J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service;

President Rivlin addresses opening ceremony for Remembrance Day for the Fallen of Israel's Wars and Victims of ... - J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service

J-Wire Jewish Australian News ServicePresident Rivlin addresses opening ceremony for Remembrance Day for the Fallen of Israel's Wars and Victims of ...J-Wire Jewish Australian News ServiceIsrael's President Reuven Rivlin has addressed the opening ceremony for Remembrance Day for the Fallen of Israel's Wars and Victims of Terrorism. President Reuven Rivlin with Moriah Ben-Ari Photo: Mark Neiman (GPO). The ceremony was held at the ...and more »

Israel commemorates fallen soldiers on Day of Remembrance - Global Times

Israel commemorates fallen soldiers on Day of RemembranceGlobal TimesIsrael came to a standstill on Sunday evening, marking its annual Day of Remembrance of Fallen Soldiers and Terror Victims. The Day of Remembrance pays tribute to the soldiers killed during their military service and wars, as well as the civilian ...and more »

Israelis mark Memorial Day to remember 23544 fallen - Jewish News;

Israelis mark Memorial Day to remember 23544 fallen - Jewish News

Jewish NewsIsraelis mark Memorial Day to remember 23544 fallenJewish NewsSome 97 Israelis have been added to the count since last Memorial Day, including 37 disabled Israelis who have died of their injuries. By JTA April 30, 2017, 9:55 pm 0. Email; Print; Share · israeli-soldier. Yom HaZikaron. Writers. JTA. Follow or ...and more »

Remembering the fallen, Rivlin urges greater efforts to return those missing in action - The Times of Israel;

Remembering the fallen, Rivlin urges greater efforts to return those missing in action - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelRemembering the fallen, Rivlin urges greater efforts to return those missing in actionThe Times of IsraelIsraeli soldiers stand at attention and bow their heads as a siren is heard to mark a minute of silence during a Memorial Day ceremony at the Western Wall, in Jerusalem's Old City, April 30, 2017. (Hadas Parush/Flash90) ...and more »

Israel Marks Memorial Day With Siren To Remember 23544 Fallen - Forward;

Israel Marks Memorial Day With Siren To Remember 23544 Fallen - Forward

ForwardIsrael Marks Memorial Day With Siren To Remember 23544 FallenForwardJERUSALEM (JTA) — Israelis across the country stood at attention for a minute-long siren marking the start of the 24-hour Yom HaZikaron, or Memorial Day. The siren sounded at 8 p.m. on Sunday night. Over Memorial Day, Israel will remember the 23,544 ...and more »

With its head down, Israel commemorates its fallen - JerusalemOnline;

With its head down, Israel commemorates its fallen - JerusalemOnline

JerusalemOnlineWith its head down, Israel commemorates its fallenJerusalemOnlineThe State of Israel commemorates the memory of those who fell in the wars of Israel and the victims of terror attacks. At 8pm, there was a siren for one minute and the flag was down to half-mast. President Rivlin lit a memorial torch and said, “We didn ...and more »

'Our existence has a price' - Arutz Sheva;

'Our existence has a price' - Arutz Sheva

Arutz Sheva'Our existence has a price'Arutz Sheva'Our existence and freedom have a price,' says President Rivlin in Memorial Day address at the Western Wall. Contact Editor. Yoni Kempinski, 30/04/17 21:21. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email and your friend's email. Send to ...and more »

Israel honors 27672 fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism - i24NEWS (press release) (registration);

Israel honors 27672 fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism - i24NEWS (press release) (registration)

i24NEWS (press release) (registration)Israel honors 27672 fallen soldiers and victims of terrorismi24NEWS (press release) (registration)Israel on Sunday honored its 27,672 soldiers and civilians killed by war or terrorism with the annual lighting of a memorial flame that followed the traditional minute-long siren marking the beginning of the country's Memorial Day. "We know there is a ...and more »

President Rivlin: We Must Not Only Prevent the Next War, but All Future Wars - Haaretz;

President Rivlin: We Must Not Only Prevent the Next War, but All Future Wars - Haaretz

HaaretzPresident Rivlin: We Must Not Only Prevent the Next War, but All Future WarsHaaretzPresident Reuven Rivlin spoke on Sunday evening of the price in lives that Israel has paid for its independence. "We know there is a price for our existence here for our liberty. There is a price and we, with fear and dread, are prepared to pay it," he ...and more »

Ceremony at Western Wall commemorates fallen IDF soldiers and terror victims - Ynetnews;

Ceremony at Western Wall commemorates fallen IDF soldiers and terror victims - Ynetnews

YnetnewsCeremony at Western Wall commemorates fallen IDF soldiers and terror victimsYnetnewsAs the nation observes a one-minute silence in tribute, Israel's leaders and soldiers gather at the Western Wall to pay homage to those who forfeited their lives for the country's freedom, and those whose memory symbolizes its people's continued struggle.and more »

On Memorial Day, IDF chief says pain of war won't break Israel's spirit - The Times of Israel (blog)

On Memorial Day, IDF chief says pain of war won't break Israel's spiritThe Times of Israel (blog)At the official state ceremony marking Memorial Day, IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot says the deaths of Israeli servicemen and women in the line of duty affects the entire nation. “When the siren is heard, Israel turns in on itself, every man in his ...and more »

Israel commemorates 23544 fallen at Western Wall ceremony in Jerusalem - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Israel commemorates 23544 fallen at Western Wall ceremony in Jerusalem - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsIsrael commemorates 23544 fallen at Western Wall ceremony in JerusalemJerusalem Post Israel NewsSoldiers rake down the flag ahead of Memorial Day ceremony at the Western Wall . (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST). Israeli leaders and soldiers stood in silence and bowed their heads for one minute at the Western Wall on ...and more »

Rivlin on Memorial Day: 'The price of our liberty is purchased in blood' - The Times of Israel (blog)

Rivlin on Memorial Day: 'The price of our liberty is purchased in blood'The Times of Israel (blog)At the official state Memorial Day commemoration ceremony at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, President Reuven Rivlin tells the families of fallen IDF soldiers they have paid the ultimate price for Israel's independence. “By this wall of tears and of ...and more »

Nation comes to a standstill for Memorial Day siren - The Times of Israel (blog)

Nation comes to a standstill for Memorial Day sirenThe Times of Israel (blog)Israel comes to a standstill at 8 p.m. for a minute-long memorial siren during which Israelis stand at attention to commemorate the 23,544 fallen soldiers and 3,117 terror victims who have fallen throughout the history of the State of Israel and the ...and more »

Israel stops to honor fallen soldiers and terror victims - ABC News;

Israel stops to honor fallen soldiers and terror victims - ABC News

ABC NewsIsrael stops to honor fallen soldiers and terror victimsABC NewsA woman waters flowers by grave of a fallen soldier on the eve of memorial Day in Kiryat Shaul military cemetery in Tel Aviv, Israel, Sunday, April 30, 2017. Israel marks the annual Memorial Day in remembrance of soldiers who died in the nation's ...and more »

Yom Hazikaron 5777 - Watch the Ceremony Live - The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com;

Yom Hazikaron 5777 - Watch the Ceremony Live - The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

The Jewish Press - JewishPress.comYom Hazikaron 5777 - Watch the Ceremony LiveThe Jewish Press - JewishPress.comYom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day for the Fallen Soldiers of Israel and Victims of Terrorism, has begun in Israel, on Sunday night. At 8 PM the siren sounded throughout the country as we remember our fallen. On Monday at 11 AM there will be a 2 ...and more »

Israel's annual Memorial Day begins for 23544 fallen soldiers - The Times of Israel;

Israel's annual Memorial Day begins for 23544 fallen soldiers - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelIsrael's annual Memorial Day begins for 23544 fallen soldiersThe Times of IsraelAhead of Memorial Day events, flags lay on graves of fallen Israeli soldiers on Mount Herzl Military Cemetery in Jerusalem, April 28, 2017. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90). Writers. Stuart Winer Stuart Winer is a breaking news editor at The Times of Israel ...and more »

Israeli Memorial Day begins - Arutz Sheva;

Israeli Memorial Day begins - Arutz Sheva

Arutz ShevaIsraeli Memorial Day beginsArutz Sheva60 IDF soldiers killed since last Memorial Day. 3177 Jews murdered in terror attacks since Israel's establishment, 11 over the past year. Contact Editor. Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/17 19:59. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email ...and more »

Netanyahu on Memorial Day: We Stand as a Fortified Wall Facing Our Enemies - Haaretz;

Netanyahu on Memorial Day: We Stand as a Fortified Wall Facing Our Enemies - Haaretz

HaaretzNetanyahu on Memorial Day: We Stand as a Fortified Wall Facing Our EnemiesHaaretzThe prime minister was speaking at the dedication of the National Remembrance Hall on Mt. Herzl in Jerusalem in advance of the official start of Memorial Day. Barak Ravid. Apr 30, 2017 7:05 PM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now · Shareshare on ...and more »