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  11/7/2011, Cheshvan 10, 5772

Budget Supplement for Pavillion at Auschwitz-Birkenau

The socioeconomic cabinet unanimously approved, Monday, a 6.5-billion-shekel budget supplement for renovation and preservation of an exhibit at the Jewish pavillion at the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps in Poland.

Education Minister Gid'on Sa'ar, who proposed the supplement, said the renovation process "reflects our commitment to perpetuating Holocaust remembrance."