U.S.-Israeli Soldier's Haifa Funeral Draws 20,000, Many of Them Strangers

Concerned that Staff Sgt. Nissim Sean Carmeli's funeral would be sparsely attended and moved by the story of a young man who chose to serve, thousands of strangers pay their last respects.

Most of the estimated 20,000 mourners at Staff Sgt. Nissim Sean Carmeli's funeral had never even heard of the 21-year-old American-Israeli before Monday.