Tag Archives: Memorial Day

Yom Hazikaron 5776 – Israel’s Memorial Day 2016

Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror, began this evening at sundown with the sound of the siren, as Israelis commemorated their fallen. Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism formally began … Continue reading

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Yom hazikaron 5775 – Israel’s Memorial Day 2015

The ceremony for Yom Hazikaron, Memorial Day, at the KotelYom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror, began this evening at sundown with a very moving ceremony at the Kotel. President Reuven Rivlin addressed the audience … Continue reading

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Yom Hazikaron 5774 – Israel’s Memorial Day 2014

Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism began a few hours ago at sundown, signalled by a one-minute siren during which everyone stood to attention and traffic came to a standstill. The annual ceremony took … Continue reading

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Yom Hazikaron 2013 – Israel’s Memorial Day

Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism began a few hours ago at sundown, signalled by a one-minute siren during which everyone stood to attention and traffic came to a standstill. The annual ceremony took … Continue reading

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Yom Hazikaron 2012 – Israel’s Memorial Day

Yom Hazikaron has begun just a short while ago, and with it the usual mix of sadness leading to joy a day later on Yom Haatzmaut (Independence Day). Here are a few links to bring the atmosphere over to you. … Continue reading

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