Holocaust survivor Rabbi Natan Weinberg, 90, held his great-grandson during his brit milah right as the Holocaust Remembrance Day siren sounded throughout Israel.
The article called Jews "a people who are known for their stubbornness, objections and excuses."
Inbar Carmi, 21, and her sister spontaneously decided to be hosts for a gathering of Zikaron BaSalon after attending one on Monday.
And so, at this critical historical moment we must ask ourselves: What have we learned in the last 80 years – and more importantly, what must we do?
Today we swear on behalf of all those who were and are no longer - 'never again.’
Almost a hundred Arab youth from Israel also took part in the March of the Living this year.
German Bundestag President Bärbel Bas visited Yad Vashem as part of her involvement in Holocaust memorial events in Israel.
Year to year, the funding increases support for Holocaust survivor services by over $1 million.
Some 161,400 Holocaust survivors and victims of antisemitism during the Nazi era live in Israel. The country commemorated the six million victims of the Holocaust on Thursday.
The unity of these two minutes shows how Israel is an unruly, cacophonous testimony to the unwillingness of Jews to recede into history – and also how much more needs to be done.