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  3/25/2014, Adar Bet 23, 5774

70 Years Later: Rabbis Gather for Memorial Ceremony in Budapest

Hundreds of rabbis from across Europe gathered on Monday in Budapest, Hungary, for a memorial ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the murder of the Hungarian Jews by the Nazis.

The ceremony, organized by the Rabbinical Center of Europe (RCE) as part of its annual conference, took place on the banks of the Danube River at the "Shoes on the Danube Promenade" memorial.