Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

News Brief

June 25, 2002
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

Batya Arad, the mother of captured Israeli air force navigator Ron Arad, died Sunday at 68. Batya Arad was a tireless campaigner to rescue her son, who was captured by the Amal militia after bailing out during a mission over Lebanon in October 1986.

Recommended from JTA