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Task of bringing home soldiers, civilians from Gaza remains, says Herzog in Memorial Day speech

Clockwise from top left: Oron Shaul, Avera Mengistu, Hadar Goldin and Hisham al-Sayed. (Flash90/Courtesy)
Clockwise from top left: Oron Shaul, Avera Mengistu, Hadar Goldin and Hisham al-Sayed. (Flash90/Courtesy)

President Isaac Herzog concludes his speech at the Western Wall Memorial Day ceremony with a reference to fallen IDF soldiers Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul who are being held in Gaza along with Israeli civilians Abera Mengistu and Hisham al-Sayed.

“From here, I pray for the speedy return of our captured and the missing, and the task of bringing them back home remains on our shoulders,” he says.

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