Funeral proceedings for Shamir commence at Mount Herzl
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
02 July 2012 18:04

Funeral proceedings commenced Monday evening for late prime minister Yitzhak Shamir, who passed away in Tel Aviv Saturday at age 96.

Shamir was being buried on Monday alongside his wife, Shulamit, in the section reserved for leaders of Israel on Mount Herzl.

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