Governor's Flag Order to Honor Lives Lost in the Horrific Terror Attack on Israel and to Hold those Injured and Held Hostage in Our Thoughts

In accordance with the authority vested in me as Governor, I hereby order that the flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia be flown at half-staff on all state and local buildings and grounds to honor the lives lost in the horrific terror attack committed against Israel and to hold those injured and held hostage in our thoughts.

I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered immediately on Sunday, October 8, 2023, and remain at half-staff until sunset on Saturday, October 14, 2023. 

Ordered on this, the 8th day of October, 2023.