President Rivlin is Menachem Aveil the Sherki Family


riPresident Reuven Rivlin on Monday 2 Rosh Chodesh Iyar visited the family of terror victim Shalom Yochai Sherki HY”D, who was murdered in a vehicular terror attack in the French Hill area of the capital. The president spoke with the victim’s father, Rabbi Uri Sherki, and his mother Ronit. He also addressed the other mourners, six siblings.

Rabbi Sherki told the president how his family and many other bereaved families draw strength from such visits along with the outpouring of support from around the country during a most difficult time.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)


  1. Nichum Aveilim is an important act of unity and love for yiddim. Applause to President Rivlin and all other that find the time to comfort the aveilim.