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Families, festival-goers, soldiers and foreigners: victims of Hamas’s assault on Israel | Israel

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Tamar Kedem-Siman Tov with her husband Jony and their three beautiful children: Shachar (6 years old), Arbel (6 years old) and Omer (4 years old), who were killed in their home in Kibutz Nir Oza.
Tamar Kedem-Siman Tov, her husband Jony and their three beautiful children: Shachar (6 years old), Arbel (6 years old) and Omer (4 years old). Photography: Facebook

The Kedem family

Parents Tamar and Yonatan and their twin daughters Shachar and Arbel, 6 years old, and their son Omer, 4 years old. The family – who lived on Kibbutz Nir Oz, near the south of the Gaza Strip – fled to their safety when the attacks began, but were murdered by Hamas militants.

Bnei Sakhnin player Lior Asulin kisses the trophy after the historic State Cup final against Hapoel Haifa in Ramat Gan, Israel, in 2004. No Arab team had ever won a major trophy in Israel previously.
Bnei Sakhnin player Lior Asulin kisses the trophy after the historic State Cup final against Hapoel Haifa in Ramat Gan, Israel, in 2004. No Arab team had ever won a major trophy in Israel previously. Photo: Uriel Sinaï/Getty Images

Lior Asuline

Former Israeli footballer Lior Asulin was among those killed at the Supernova music festival, his former club, Hapoel Tel Aviv, said on Twitter. Asulin, who had just turned 43, was celebrating his birthday at the festival.

Ofir Liebstein, mayor of Israel's Sha'ar Hanegev council, killed in Hamas attack
Ofir Liebstein, mayor of Israel’s Sha’ar Hanegev council, killed in Hamas attack

Yaron Shai, Idan Raz and Ofir Liebstein

Hapoel said its supporters Yaron Shai, Idan Raz and Ofir Liebstein (pictured), who was the head of the Sha’ar Hanegev regional council, were killed in the Hamas assault and that its football coach for youth, Alon Shamli, was among those shot dead in the attack. Egypt when a police officer opened fire on Israeli tourists on Sunday.

Osher Vaknine killed by Hamas
Osher Vaknine killed by Hamas Photography: Instagram

Osher Vaknine

Osher Vaknin, one of the organizers of the Supernova festival, was killed during the event. His twin brother, Michael, is still missing.

Oriya Ricardo – among those killed at Nova festival
Oriya Ricardo – among those killed at Nova festival Photography: Instagram

Oriya Ricardo

Oriya, 26, was also among those killed at the festival. Her mother, Hannie, described her daughter as a “beautiful, happy, extraordinary girl.”

Hannah Ben-Artzi

The 69-year-old was killed in Kfar Aviv by a rocket while trying to open a public shelter for people without access to shelter at home, Haaretz reported. She had three children and six grandchildren.

Dvir Karp
Dvir Karp Photography: Facebook

Dvir Karp

Dvir Karp, 46, reportedly died while trying to protect his children as attackers stormed Kibbutz Re’im. His partner, Stav, was also believed to have been murdered in the attack.

Itai and Hadar Berdichevsky, 30 years old.  Their 10-month-old twins whom they had hidden were later rescued from the Gaza village.
Itai and Hadar Berdichevsky, 30 years old. Their 10-month-old twins whom they had hidden were later rescued from the Gaza village. Photography: Facebook

Itay and Hadar Berdichevski

Married couple Itay (right) and Hadar Berdichevsky, both 30, reportedly placed their 10-month-old twins in a hidden shelter when they heard the activists at the door. The couple was killed but the babies survived the attack.

Colonel Yonatan Steinberg, 42, commander of the Nahal brigade.
Colonel Yonatan Steinberg, 42, commander of the Nahal brigade. Photo: Israeli Defense Forces

Lieutenant Colonel Yonatan Steinberg

Infantry brigade commander Nahal was killed by a Hamas militant on Saturday as he headed toward clashes on the Gaza border. The 42-year-old soldier is one of the highest-ranking Israel Defense Forces officers to be killed in combat in recent memory.

Foreign victims

Debbie Shahar Troen Mathias and Shlomi Mathias
Debbie Shahar Troen Mathias and Shlomi Mathias Photography: Facebook

Deborah and Shlomi Matias

US citizens Deborah and Shlomi Matias were shot dead by Hamas militants while hiding in their safe, CNN reported. Deborah’s father, Ilan Troen, said his daughter was killed while trying to protect her son from bullets.

Hayim Katsman, killed at his home on Kibbutz Holit
Hayim Katsman, killed at his home on Kibbutz Holit Photography: Facebook

Hayim Katsman

Another US citizen, Hayim Katsman, 32, was shot dead while hiding in a closet in a shelter on Kibbutz Holit, near the Gaza border, with his friend Avital Alajem. She told CNN that the militants began shooting at the door. “I was saved because he was next to the door and they shot him.”

Danielle Waldman, 24 years old
Danielle Waldman, 24 years old Photography: Family

Danielle Waldman

Danielle Waldman, a 24-year-old American woman, was killed during the Hamas attack on a music festival. Her father, Eyal, said: “Everyone who met her loved her. She did nothing wrong and nothing bad to anyone.

Igal Wachs, 53 years old
Igal Wachs, 53 years old

Igal and Amit Wachs

Two Israeli-American brothers, Igal Wachs, 53, and Amit Wachs, 48, were killed when Hamas gunmen stormed their village near the Gaza border, CNN l Igal’s ex-wife, Liat Oren-Wachs.

Danielle Ben Senior
Daniel Ben Sénior

Daniel Ben Sénior

Daniel Senior, a 34-year-old Israeli-American who worked at the Nova music festival near the Gaza-Israel border, was killed, her father told CNN.

Rotem Neumann, 25 years old
Rotem Neumann, 25 years old Photography: Instagram

Rotem Neumann

Rotem Neumann, a 25-year-old Portuguese-Israeli citizen and student in Tel Aviv, was killed while trying to flee the Nova festival early Saturday morning.

Maya Villalobo Sinvany, 19 years old
Maya Villalobo Sinvany, 19 years old

Maya Villalobo Sinvany

A 19-year-old Israeli woman who was doing her military service in Israel was killed Saturday near the Gaza border. In a tribute, her family said: “It is with great sadness and much love that we say goodbye to our beloved Maya. She will always remain in our memory as a happy little girl full of love, as a teenager who wanted to discover the world and as a young woman who loved Spain and her parents.

Rody Skariszewski, 56 years old
Rody Skariszewski, 56 years old Photography: Facebook

Rodolfo Fabián Skariszewski

A 56-year-old Argentinian who lived in a cooperative in Ohad, southern Israel, was killed Saturday morning. “We will always be together,” his son, Yhonatan, wrote on Facebook. “Rest in peace.”

Ronit Rudman Sultan, 55 years old
Ronit Rudman Sultan, 55 years old Photography: Facebook

Ronit Rudman Sultan

Ronit Rudman Sultan, 55, who lived on Kibbutz Holit near the Gaza border, was murdered along with her husband, Roland Sultan. “My dear brother and my sister-in-law were murdered,” wrote Nathalie, Roland’s sister, on Facebook. “The head cannot understand, the heart cries and the words do not come out because of the pain.”

Silvia Mirensky, 80 years old
Silvia Mirensky, 80 years old Photography: Facebook

Silvia Mirenski

Silvia Mirensky, 80, born in Buenos Aires, died when her home on Kibbutz Ein HaShlosha in southern Israel was burned by Hamas on Saturday morning.

Abi Korin
Abi Korin

Abi Korin

Abi Korin, born in Argentina in 1967 and emigrated to Israel in 1967 in the late 1980s, was killed on Kibbutz Jolit. “Abi was responsible for security there,” said her mother, Sara. “He died fighting – we don’t know how, but we’re sure it was defending other members of the community.”

Ranani Glazer, 24 years old
Ranani Glazer, 24 years old Photography: Facebook

Ranani Glazer and Bruna Valeanu

Two Brazilians, Ranani Glazer and Bruna Valeanu, both 24, were killed at the music festival after an attack at dawn on Saturday. Glazer was originally from southern Brazil but moved to Israel where he served in the Israeli army and dreamed of becoming a DJ. Valeanu was originally from Rio de Janeiro but reportedly moved to Israel last year to study at university.

Kim Damti, 22 years old
Kim Damti, 22 years old Photography: Facebook

Kim Damti

A 22-year-old Irish-Israeli woman, Kim Damti, was also murdered at the festival. Damti lived in Gedera, in central Israel, and spent her summer vacations in Ireland, where her mother is from. “It is with great sadness and dark sorrow that I announce the murder of our angel, our flower, Kim, my blood, who was murdered by the cursed terrorists,” said his sister, Laura.

Angelyn, a nurse from the Philippines
Angelyn, a nurse from the Philippines Photography: Twitter/X

Angeline

A nurse from the Philippines was caring for her elderly patient, Nira, at Kibbutz Kfar Aza, according to Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Fleur Hassan-Nahoum. Although she had the opportunity to flee Hamas attacks, Angeline remained by Nira’s side. Both were killed, Hassan-Nahoum said. Although the Thai government has not confirmed the names of the killed Thais, several family members have spoken to the media about the loss of their loved ones.

Noopar Pansa-ard, 63, holds up a photo of her son, Somkuan Pansa-ard, 39
Noopar Pansa-ard, 63, holds up a photo of her son, Somkuan Pansa-ard, 39 Photography: Reuters

Somkuan Pansa-ard

A 39-year-old Thai man went to work on a banana farm in Israel last November, hoping to earn a higher salary so he could take care of his family. His parents told Reuters that his colleagues informed them on Sunday that he had been shot dead by Hamas militants. “Losing my son… is the biggest loss of my life,” said his father, Khraboan Pansa-ard.

Dua Sae-yang

Dua Sae-yang, 35, from Chiang Rai’s Hmong hill tribe, moved to Israel two years ago and worked as a farm laborer. His wife, Arachaporn Sae-ja, told Thai media that she last spoke to him on Saturday and that he told her there was fighting near his home. On Monday, his colleagues confirmed that he had been killed.

Somchai Sae-yang

Somchai Sae-yang, 24, Dua’s cousin, also from Chiang Rai, had been working in Israel for more than a year. He spoke to his wife, Aree Sae-Song, around 2 p.m. on Sunday to tell her about the violence and that his Nepali friends had been killed. She was contacted by other workers on Tuesday, she told Thai media outlet Thairath. They said her husband was killed by a bomb while hiding in the bedroom.

Thawatchai Sae Tao

Thawatchai Sae-Tao, from Nan province in northern Thailand, was killed in an attack on Saturday, his wife, Sunita Kongpirinan, told Thai media outlet MGR Online. The family had spoken to him that day, as it was his child’s second birthday. He had promised to buy new toys once his salary was paid.

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