Israel's First Lady, Nechama Rivlin, was laid to rest in a funeral service on what would have been her 74th birthday on Wednesday in Israel.
Members of the public expressed their sympathies to President Reuven Rivlin at a public viewing of the coffin in the Jerusalem Theatre before the funeral began.
Among the funeral attendees were Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Supreme Court... Еще justice Elyakim Rubinstein and former justice minister Dan Meridor.
Nechama Rivlin was known for her ardent support of women's and children's rights. She had been married to Reuven for 48 years, with whom she had three children.