The most emotional moments of Yom Hazikaron 2016 on Kikar Rabin

The most emotional moments of Yom Hazikaron 2016 on Kikar Rabin

Posted on May. 11, 2016, at 09:59 am

Yesterday, the Non Stop City, became calm and silent for almost 4 hours in order to honor the soldiers who died defending our country. More than 20 000 Israelis came from all over town to pay tribute together to these heroes, that protected, during these last 68 years, our lives and our freedom. Scroll down for a photo sum up of Yom Hazikaron ceremony.

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Thousands of Israelis gathered yesterday on Kikar Rabin | © Alexi Rosenfeld

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Israeli singers made this moment especially moving| © Alexi Rosenfeld

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The Mayor of Tel Aviv, Ron Huldai gave a very personal speech | © Alexi Rosenfeld

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All generation gathered to pay tribute to the soldiers of Tsahal © Alexi Rosenfeld

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Soldiers of the Israeli Defense Force saluting their brothers killed on duty | © Alexi Rosenfeld

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The ceremony came to the end after Hatikva was sung by the Tel Avivim, gathered as one and only | © Alexi Rosenfeld

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