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Pioneering olah Betty Doari mourned

Israel’s oldest Australian immigrant, Betty Doari – one of the founders of Australian Habonim – has died, aged 97.

Former defence minister Moshe Arens mourned

Moshe Arens, one of Israel's best-known former defence ministers, was buried on Tuesday, and lauded for his lasting contribution to Israeli security.

‘True mensch’ mourned

Tributes flowed in for Dr Joachim Schneeweiss, a “true mensch” and a “giant” of the Australian Jewish community, when he died at the age of 89 on Monday (March 6).

Australia’s oldest Jew mourned

During Leah Haskin’s lifetime the Titanic sank, penicillin was discovered and the modern crossword puzzle was invented.