Online Israeli-Palestinian Memorial Day Ceremony Attracts 200,000 Viewers

Communications Minister Amsalem criticized Israeli public radio’s Reshet Bet for broadcasting an ad for the event, which was held in Tel Aviv and Ramallah

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Some 200,000 people watched an online Memorial Day ceremony on Monday evening that was organized by the Israeli-Palestinian Parents Circle Families Forum. The event was was conducted in Tel Aviv and the Palestinian West Bank city of Ramallah and streamed live.

The program, which coincided with the beginning of Israel’s Memorial Day observances, featured both Israelis and Palestinians who lost loved ones in the conflict between the two peoples. This was the 15th year the ceremony has been held at the initiative of the Israeli-Palestinian organization Combatants for Peace and the Parents Circle forum.

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