The official memorial service for the late Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin will be held today, November 1st, the 12th of the Jewish month of Heshvan, which is his yahrzeit —the anniversary if his death per the Jewish Calendar. The English date of his assassination was November 4, 1995.
“The scar from the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin will ensure for generations and will not be erased,” Netanyahu once said at a Rabin memorial ceremony atop Mount Herzl ceremony.The prime minister went on to say that Rabin had spoken of the threat posed by radical Islam to Israel and the entire free world, and he even quoted remarks made by Rabin to then-U.S. President Bill Clinton. “Rabin sought peace,” Netanyahu said, “but he recognized the unwillingness of a significant part of the Palestinians to make peace.”
Indeed what most people do not realize Rabin was not the “sacrifice everything for