In Israel at the age of 73 years died, the wife of the tenth President Reuven Rivlin Nechama Rivlin
The woman died one day before his birthday.
Recently Nechama suffered from pulmonary fibrosis, and she recently had surgery for a lung transplant.
Nechama condition deteriorated in early April. After that they transferred her to a state of drug-induced coma and hooked up to a ventilator. Soon the doctors stabilized her condition, but to save the wife of the head of state and failed.
To say goodbye to Nechama Rivlin will be June 5 on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.
The Israeli President expressed condolences throughout the world, including words of encouragement and said President Vladimir Zelensky.
“It is with great regret learned of the death of the wife of the President of Israel Reuven Rivlin – Nechama, who was born in a family of immigrants from Ukraine. On behalf of the Ukrainian people Israeli counterpart expressing deep condolences in connection with the irreplaceable loss”, — Zelensky wrote in his Twitter.
Rivlin is also supported Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
“Along with all citizens of Israel, I and my wife Sarah we Express our deepest sorrow at the passing of the wife of the President of Israel Nechama Rivlin, God rest her soul. Lately, when she and the heroism and greatness of spirit fighting for life, we all prayed for her recovery. We Express our wholehearted condolences to the President of Israel and his entire family. Blessed be her memory — said Netanyahu.
Nechama Rivlin was born in the village of Herut in a family of immigrants from Ukraine. She graduated from Hebrew University, where he studied botany and genetics. With the future President she had met in 1970. A year later the couple married. Over the years of marriage of Nechama and Reuven there were three children – RAS, Anat and Revi.
Being the first lady Nechama lot of attention paid to children with special needs and women, survivors of violence, as well as environmental issues.
We will remind, the former President died, the details of the tragedy.
We wrote that died a close associate of Poroshenko.
Politeka also reported that the ex-President suddenly died.