Sheldon Adelson's coffin arrives in Israel

Renowned Jewish philanthropist to be buried on Mount of Olives tomorrow.

Gary Willig ,

Netanyahu and Adelson family observe coffin of Sheldon Adelson
Netanyahu and Adelson family observe coffin of Sheldon Adelson
צילום: עמי שומון-ישראל היום

The body of Sheldon Adelson arrived in Israel Thursday evening. His coffin was flown on his private plane from Los Angeles.

Friends and family came to the airport to greet Adelson's remains, including Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.

Adelson will be buried at the ancient Jewish cemetery on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem tomorrow at noon.

Netanyahu pays respect to Adelson
עמי שומן ישראל היום

Miriam Adelson with her husband's coffin
עמי שומן ישראל היום


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