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MASUOT Torch Lighting 
Independence Day Ceremony
2019

The official ceremony that marks the closure of the Memorial Day commemorations and the opening of the Independence Day celebrations in Israel. The lighting of 12 torches that symbolize the Twelve Tribes of Israel by people who are seen to have made an outstanding contribution to society is the ceremony's highlight, alongside music performances, dances, parades and fireworks. Director - Rubi Cohen

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