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Clayton Doyle of Manchester PSC reads the names of the victims flanked by two rabbis from Neturei Karta. Rabbi Aaron Cohen is on the left

2013 - Other commemorations

Manchester PSC Commemorative Vigil - April 9th

This took place at 5.30 p.m. in St Anne’s Square. There were readings, poems and a talk by Rabbi Ahron Cohen of Neturei Karta.

Remembering Deir Yassin in Jerusalem

דיר יאסין - دير ياسين - Dayr Yassin
On Tuesday April 16th, Zochrot (‘Remembering’ in Hebrew) invited the public to walk along the main street of the village bearing the names of the victims.
To read more about Zochrot and Deir Yassin, click here

Mere, Wiltshire

The Rev Hazel Barkham is a member of DYR but was unable to attend the London event. So she decided to hold a small, private commemoration of her own.
It took place in the little village of Mere in Wilshire and was attended by Hazel and her partner.
In response to our request for a report, Hazel wrote

Dear Paul,
We focused on From Deir Yassin to the Wall, the Story of Deir Yassin and remembered Deir Yassin in our village.
Salam, Shalom, Peace,
Hazel.

This is surely what we mean when we say that all it takes to remember Deir Yassin is two people and a candle.

Zochrot booklet on Deir Yassin.
To read, click on image