WATCH: Israelis Pause in Silence as Siren Sounds for Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Yom Hashoah, cars stop on the highways, pedestrians freeze in place, and everyone - men, women, children, young, old, male, female, Arab and Jew - are expected to solemnly reflect.

In Israel, Holocaust Remembrance Day begins quietly every year, on the eve of the Jewish calendar day of 27th of Nisan, a date which usually falls sometime...