Rina Ariel, in a letter to the prime minister asking to bring 250 people for the ceremony, said she and her 13-year-old daughter Hallel "felt a deep connection" to the holy site.
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras refused to cover his head at a Yad Vashem memorial ceremony. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
The families of the Israelis killed in a terror attack at the airport in Burgas, Bulgaria, attended a ceremony for the victims. More ▸