For over half a century, Yad Vashem has been committed to Holocaust remembrance

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Mar 19, 2013 9:57:49 AM

HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAEL
The Holocaust History Museum - Yad Vashem
One of the first stops on President Barack Obama's historic visit to Israel tomorrow will be the Jewish people's living memorial to the Holocaust. Established in 1953, Yad Vashem is now the world center for documentation, research, education and commemoration of the Holocaust. It safeguards the memory of the past and imparts its meaning for future generations. http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/museum/index.asp
Photo: HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAELThe Holocaust History Museum - Yad VashemOne of the first stops on President Barack Obama's historic visit to Israel tomorrow will be the Jewish people's living memorial to the Holocaust. Established in 1953, Yad Vashem is now the world center for documentation, research, education and commemoration.http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/museum/index.asp

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