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Turkey holds first Holocaust memorial

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Turkey has held its first-ever public ceremony commemorating the Holocaust at Istanbul’s biggest synagogue.

Members of Turkey’s foreign ministry were present along with the Mayor of Istanbul who sat beside Chief Rabbi Rav isak Haleva.

The ceremony was held as part of the UN General Assembly’s International Holocaust Remembrance Day.