PHOTO GALLERY: Israelis tearfully mark Remembrance Day for fallen soldiers

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
May 6, 2014 11:06

The Jerusalem Post's Marc Israel Sellem captured poignant moments during Monday's somber memorial events.




Remembrance Day at the Western Wall, May 4, 2014.. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)

Remembrance Day is a day of national mourning and collective grief over the loss of Israel's young sons and daughters in the country's wars.

With a keen eye and a quick lens, The Jerusalem Post's Marc Israel Sellem captured the poignancy of the day with a series of moving photographs.

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Hours before Independence Day celebrations began, Israelis paused to honor those who made it possible through their sacrifice.





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