On Tuesday evening, the eve of 29 Shevat, a memorial marking ten years since the terror attack in Markaz HaRav will be held.
The event is taking place in the yeshiva, in the Kiryat Moshe neighborhood of Jerusalem, in memory of the eight talmidim who became kedoshim, murdered in the attack.
The event begins at 5:00PM in the yeshiva and at 8:00PM in the Yeshiva L’Tzeirim. Roshei yeshiva will be participating as well Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat.
A gunmen entered the yeshiva and made his way from room to room, shooting without discrimination. Murdered in the attack were:
· Neria Cohen (15) of Yerushalayim;
· Segev Peniel Avichayil (15) of N’vei Daniel in Gush Etzion;
· Yonatan Yitzchak Eldar (16) of Shilo in Shomron;
· Yehonadav Chaim Hirschfeld (18) of Kochav HaShachar in Shomron;
· Yonai Lifshitz (17) of Yerushalayim;
· Doron Meherete (26) of Ashdod;
· Avraham David Moses (16) of Efrat in Gush Etzion;
· Ro’i Roth (18) of Elon Moreh in Shomron HY”D.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)