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HEARTBREAKING: Terror victim’s widow proudly tells of her murdered husband’s heroic efforts to protect fellow shoppers at the supermarket

Widow of soldier murdered by terrorist at supermarket, reveals husband’s frustration at not being allowed to have weapon on leave.

By Shoshana Miskin, Eliran Aharon

Yael Weissman, the widow of Tuvia Yanai Weissman who was murdered on Thursday in a terror attack by two 14-year-old Arab terrorists at the Rami Levy supermarket in Sha’ar Binyamin, spoke with Arutz Sheva about her ordeal.

Yael described her long relationship with her late husband, “He was my best friend since the ninth grade. We spend our youth together and grew up together. He always put others before him, he was generous through and through … right from the start, even from such a young age.”

She added that others viewed Yanai with the same kind image, saying, “I always knew I could trust him no matter what, even now I hear people say how they miss him, how he always knew the right words to say in every situation. Just his presence and the look in his eyes was enough to encourage everyone around him… he knew how to be silly and make others happy.”

Describing his love for Israel and his devotion to helping others, the bereaved widow noted that “The county was always so important to him, he always knew he was meant to work in security and to help others.”

Yael discussed her dedication to focus her energy on raising their four-month-old baby daughter, Neta. “Even though I am a widow, I am first and foremost a mother.”

“It is because of Neta that I have the strength


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