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  4/10/2013, Nisan 30, 5773

Prof. Pearl to Light Jewish Agency Memorial Torch

Wall St Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was abducted and murdered by radical Islamists in January 2002. Next Monday, his father Prof. Yehuda Pearl will light the memorial torch at the Jewish Agency IDF Memorial Day ceremony  in Jerusalem.

The ceremony is the initiative of the Jewish Agency in conjunction with the Zionist Federation, JNF, Keren HaYesod, North American Jewish Federation and the Canada Federation .