Holocaust survivors at the March of the Living
Holocaust survivors at the March of the LivingYossi Zeliger/TPS

The connection between the Day of Remembrance for those who perished in the Holocaust, the Day of Remembrance for the victims of Israel's wars and acts of terrorism, and the Independence Day of the State of Israel raises a great many questions on a regular basis.

Precisely in this year it symbolizes the transition from memory to rebirth - when the people of Israel are facing the war in Gaza and on the Lebanese border and its consequences - and at the same time demonstrating bravery and unity.