Esther Brog, Zionist Pioneer and Mother of Ehud Barak, Dies at 100

Brog made aliyah in the early 1930s and helped found a kibbutz in central Israel.

Esther Brog, the mother of former Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ehud Barak, died on Monday at the age of 100. She resided at the central Israeli Kibbutz Mishmar Hasharon, which she helped found.