Yom zikaron picture

Yom Hazikaron and Yom Haatzmaut: Israel Memorial Day and Independence Day

Remembering the Fallen and Celebrating Freedom in Solidarity with Israel

Practically every nation in the world celebrates its own version of Memorial Day and Independence Day. But in no other country but Israel do the two days follow each other, as a visible and emotional reminder that the country’s self-governance comes through the heroic efforts of many who lost their lives.