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  5/21/2012, Iyar 29, 5772

Dozens Retrace 1967 Route of Paratroopers in Jerusalem

About 100 Israelis arrived at the Lion's Gate of Jerusalem's Old City, Sunday evening, to take part in a march, sponsored by the One Israel organization, retracing the route to the Western Wall of the Temple,taken by paratroopers who liberated the area in 1967.

The march was in memory of Fima (Chaim) Falic of Miami, whose widow Nily is chairwoman of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces in the United States and Panama. Their sons and grandsons were among the marchers.