MONTREAL, July 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Later today the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs-Québec will join with Federation CJA, the Montreal Jewish community and Montrealers from all backgrounds to hold a memorial for the three Israeli teenagers kidnapped and murdered on their way home from school. Their bodies were found late Monday and the joint funeral for Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Shaar and Naftali Fraenkel was held yesterday in Israel attended by tens of thousands of people.
Representatives of the Montreal Jewish community and the Consul General of Israel to Quebec will be among those to address the gathering.
Wednesday July 2nd
5151, Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
PHOTO OP, B-ROLL: candle lighting ceremony, large turnout expected
SOURCE: Center for Israel and Jewish Affairs
For further information: Eta Yudin, Associate Director, Quebec Public Affairs, Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs, (514) 345-6411 x 3169, Cel.: (514)8855177