Israelis Pause in Jerusalem on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Sirens wailed for two minutes across Israel on Thursday, April 28, to mark Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom HaShoah.

Video filmed by a staff member of Jewish Unpacked shows people gathered at Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem.

Local media said ceremonies would be held in schools, public institutions, and army bases on Thursday. The annual March of the Living would resume after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19. Credit: @JewishUnpacked via Storyful

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