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Mika Engel

Gender: Female

Age when taken: 18

Citizenships: Israel, Argentina

Hostage status: Redeemed alive on November 27th, 2023, during the 7 Day Ceasefire

More about Mika:

  • The first thing she said after being released was “Look how thin I got without doing sports”

  • Was kidnapped from Kibbutz Nir Oz with Yuval Engel, her sister, Karina Engel-Bart, her mother, and Ronen Engel, her father

  • Volunteers in schools and after-school programs, mainly with special needs children

  • A fan of Israeli rapper and singer Tuna

  • Loves animals

  • Receives therapy for PTSD stemming from bombardments she experienced since she was a young child

Related Hostages: Yuval Engel, sister (Redeemed/Alive), Karina Engel-Bart, mother (Redeemed/Alive), and Ronen Engel, father (Captive/Confirmed Deceased)

Date Last Updated: April 8th, 2024

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