Israeli President Isaac Herzog's address to the nation
October 13, 2023
(JNS) — The following is full text of Israeli President Isaac Herzog’s address to the nation:
My fellow Israelis, my sisters and brothers, I turn to you today while we are in the midst of a fierce war declared upon us by a cruel enemy.
I turn to you while the Israel Defense Forces are fighting on a wide front, at a time when many of us are under fire and facing uncertainty, with our lives laid before us, and while the emergency, medical and rescue services are making great efforts to save lives, and various sources are working to convey to us—in a reliable and accurate way—the situ...