Israelis Are Visiting The Monument For The 1997 Israeli Helicopter Disaster , In ...
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Description: Israelis are visiting the monument for the 1997 Israeli helicopter disaster , in which 73 IDF soldiers found their death when 2 helicopters collided over Shear Yeshuv in northern Israel . The Israeli memorial day ( Yom Hazikaron ) is observed on the 4th day of the month of Iyar of the Hebrew calendar , always preceding the next days celebrations of Israel Independence Day .