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Selichot prayers at Western Wall translated into sign language

In first, Selichot prayers at the Western Wall Plaza are translated into sign language; groups for hearing-impaired take part in prayers.

Selichot prayers at Western Wall translated into sign language

Historic: Deaf MK delivers Knesset speech in sign language

MK Shirly Pinto receives standing ovation from entire Knesset after delivering speech entirely in sign language.

Historic: Deaf MK delivers Knesset speech in sign language

Watch: Deaf Knesset Member sworn in using sign language

Pinto is the Knesset's first-ever deaf member.

Watch: Deaf Knesset Member sworn in using sign language

University uses hook nose gesture for ‘Jew’ in sign language

Belgian university draws criticism for using hooked nose gesture as sign for 'Jew'.

University uses hook nose gesture for ‘Jew’ in sign language

Jerusalem to hold 'sign language' bar/bat mitzvah celebration

Jerusalem hosts annual bar/bat mitzvah celebration for deaf children from all over Israel.

Jerusalem to hold 'sign language' bar/bat mitzvah celebration

Mandela Memorial: Sign Language Interpreter 'A Fake'

Unknown 'interpreter' was simply making unintelligible hand gestures, in embarrassing incident with serious security implications.

Mandela Memorial: Sign Language Interpreter 'A Fake'

Video: MKs 'Sing' in Sign Language in Solidarity with Deaf

Ahead of Tuesday meetings in Knesset addressing solutions for Israel's deaf population, MKs film video of them 'singing' in sign language.

Video: MKs 'Sing' in Sign Language in Solidarity with Deaf

Soldiers Perform Anthem in Sign Language‏

Audience moved to tears at ceremony for IDF recruits who volunteered to serve despite medical problems.

Soldiers Perform Anthem in Sign Language‏