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  4/16/2013, Iyar 6, 5773

Bible Quiz and Israel Prize Ceremony in Sign Language

Tuesday's International Bible Quiz and Israel Prize Awards Ceremony are being made accessible to and translated into sign language, according to a Tuesday-morning report by Kol Yisrael government radio.

The move followed Education Minister Shai Piron's refusal to appear at a Holocaust Remembrance Day observance as long as it was not being translated for the hard of hearing.