Yishai to Barak: Recognize Carmel Fire on Remembrance Day

Interior Minister Eli Yishai wrote a letter to Defense Minister Ehud Barak on Thursday demanding that firefighters killed in the Carmel Fire be recognized on Israel Rememberance Day.
The letter was written in response to reports that the laws pertaining to Remembrance Day only allow for those who are buried in military cemeteries to be amongst the fallen memorialized by the state.
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