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  Adar 4, 5772 , 27/02/12

State Memorial to Menachem Begin Monday Evening

Monday marks the 20th anniversary of the passing of Menachem Begin, the sixth prime minister of Israel. Family and friends will go up to his grave on the Mount of Olives and a memorial observance will take place at the Begin Heritage Center in Jerusalem.

The observance will include panel discussions, the screening of archive material and a musical program under the direction of Roni Weiss, featuring Amir Benayoun, Karni Eldad and Roni Ginosar.

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