Skip to comments.Killed on Mumbai Anniversary
Posted on 11/15/2012 11:03:19 AM PST by Nachum
Three Lubavitchers have been killed in a grad rocket attack on a Chabad neighborhood of Kiryat Malachi, Israel Thursday morning.
The victims were identified as Ahron Smadga, 50, Yitzchak Amsalam, 27, and Mira Scharf (nee Cohen), 25, who was 7 months pregnant.
Scharf's husband Shmuel was critically injured, as were their 3 children.
The Scharfs were active in the Jewish community in New Delhi, India.
Her funeral will take place Thursday at 8 pm from Shamgar Funeral Home in Jerusalem.
Today, Rosh Chodesh Kislev is the yahrtzeit of Mumbai Shluchim Rabbi Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg obm, murdered in a terrorist attack in 2008.
(Excerpt) Read more at collive.com ...
Putting a face on those who have lost their lives and suffered.
"Chabad-Lubavitch is a major movement within mainstream Jewish tradition with its roots in the Chassidic movement of the 18th century. In Czarist and Communist Russia, the leaders of Chabad led the struggle for the survival of Torah Judaism, often facing imprisonment and relentless persecution for their activities."
It is about time we heard about the dead Israelis, the only victims who get names faces and ages are palestinians
Yahoo has a story about a dad carrying his “dead” baby. I posted the story of the three killed and the fake deaths of Gazans to the comments section. Yahoo removed my posts.
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