At 10:00 AM local time on April 12, 2018, the streets of Israel were flooded with the sound of a two minute siren commemorating Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day. Footage of this event from various cities show cars and people coming to a complete standstill in order to pay respect to the millions killed in the Holocaust perpetrated by Nazis.
The siren for #YomHashoah is being sounded now throughout Israel
— Yad Vashem (@yadvashem) April 12, 2018
— Israel Newswire (@inwnews) April 11, 2018
In Tel Aviv
Footage of the siren sounding from 2011