Opening ceremony in Jerusalem marks Remembrance Day

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 24, 2012 16:51

Israel marked Remembrance Day on Tuesday, with an opening ceremony at Yad Lebanim in Jerusalem.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, President Shimon Peres, Sephardi Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar and Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger attended the ceremony.

A candle was lit and Kaddish was said in honor of soldiers that have fallen in Israel's wars.

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