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Israel stands silent to mark Holocaust

A beachgoer stands still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Tel Aviv, Israel. 


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A beachgoer stands still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Tel Aviv, Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A beachgoer stands still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Tel Aviv, Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A man stands still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

A man stands still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

A man stands still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard near Abu Ghosh, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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A woman places a flower next to the name of a former death camp as she visits the Hall of Remembrance at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center, on the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day, in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A woman places a flower next to the name of a former death camp as she visits the Hall of Remembrance at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center, on the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day, in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A woman places a flower next to the name of a former death camp as she visits the Hall of Remembrance at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center, on the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day, in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

People stand still as a two-minute siren marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day is heard in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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People take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust, in Oswiecim, Poland. 

REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

People take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust, in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

People take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust, in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A rose is tangled in the barbed wire of the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz during the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust, in Oswiecim, Poland. 

REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A rose is tangled in the barbed wire of the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz during the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust, in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A rose is tangled in the barbed wire of the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz during the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust, in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds a Torah as he arrives to take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland. 


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Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds a Torah as he arrives to take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds a Torah as he arrives to take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Holocaust survivor Zoltan Matyah stands in front of the "Arbeit macht frei" (Work sets you free) gate in the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz before the start of the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust in Oswiecim, Poland.  


REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Holocaust survivor Zoltan Matyah stands in front of the "Arbeit macht frei" (Work sets you free) gate in the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz before the start of the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust in Oswiecim, Poland. ...more

Holocaust survivor Zoltan Matyah stands in front of the "Arbeit macht frei" (Work sets you free) gate in the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz before the start of the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust in Oswiecim, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Israeli soldiers sit during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Israeli soldiers sit during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Israeli soldiers sit during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lays a wreath during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. 


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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lays a wreath during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. Debbie Hill/Pool via Reuters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lays a wreath during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. Debbie Hill/Pool via Reuters
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein (R) and Chairman of Yad Vashem Avner Shalev (L) stand still as a two-minute siren is heard during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. 


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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein (R) and Chairman of Yad Vashem Avner Shalev (L) stand still as a two-minute siren is heard during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the...more

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein (R) and Chairman of Yad Vashem Avner Shalev (L) stand still as a two-minute siren is heard during a ceremony marking the annual Israeli Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem. Debbie Hill/Pool via Reuters
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