May 01, 2011

Holocaust Remembrance Day 2011

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Yad Vashem Remembrance

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Nation to bow its head on Holocaust Remembrance Day Tonight’s opening ceremony at Yad Vashem focusing on ‘Faces Behind the Documents, Artifacts and Photographs.’

The 6 million Jews murdered by the Nazis during the Holocaust will be honored at ceremonies held across the country on Sunday evening, the start of Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day.

President Shimon Peres, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz and other dignitaries will attend the official state ceremony at Yad Vashem.

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In rare and moving footage dated to April 20th 1945, inmates at Bergen Belsen Concentration Camp sing the anthem of hope 'Hatikva'.

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US Holocaust Memorial Museum

Good question...

"Shevor Lev" is Hebrew for "Broken Heart"

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