Following the announcement of Elyakim's death, President Reuven Rivlin expressed his condolences to the grieving family while promising to combat the forces of terror and extremism.
“I received with great sadness the news of the death of Dalia Elyakim in the horrific terror attack in Berlin.," Rivlin said in a statement.
"From here I send my sympathies and offer strength to her family who are by the bedside of her husband Rami, who was seriously injured in the attack, and we pray for his speedy recovery."
"We will remain united and determined in the face of this murderous terror which strikes across the world, and we will fight relentlessly against extremism and hatred,” the president added.
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