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Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day, 30 April - 1 May 2008
Central Theme and Events at Yad Vashem, Jerusalem

29 April 2008

The central theme for this year’s Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day is Holocaust Survivors in Israel - 60 Years Since the Establishment of the State.

The Official Opening Ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day will take place on Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 20:00, at Warsaw Ghetto Square, Yad Vashem, Mount of Remembrance, Jerusalem. Yad Vashem will be closed to the public as of 12 noon on April 30. It will re-open Thursday, May 1, at 8:00.

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