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  12/4/2013, Tevet 1, 5774

World's Tallest Menorah Lit in Israel

The world's tallest menorah was lit in a special ceremony on Wednesday, the final night of Chanukah. Speaking at the candle light were Minister of National Infrastructure, Energy & Water Silvan Shalom, the Chairman of the Israel Electric Company General (Res.) Yiftah Ron-Tal, and the Director of the Ministry of Energy Orna Hozman-Bechor. Among those lighting the giant candles were terrorist attack survivors.

The menorah will remain lit until midnight and light up the skies of Tel Aviv and the Gush Dan region.