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PM Netanyahu Accompanies Polish Pres. Duda in Laying a Wreath on the Grave of Lt.-Col. Yoni Netanyahu Photo by Haim Zach (GPO)
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PM Netanyahu Accompanies Polish Pres. Duda in Laying a Wreath on the Grave of Lt.-Col. Yoni Netanyahu

17 January 2017

PM Netanyahu Accompanies Polish Pres. Duda in Laying a Wreath on the Grave of Lt.-Col. Yoni Netanyahu

(Communicated by Prime Minister's Media Adviser)

 

Polish President Andrzej Duda, who is on an official visit to Israel, laid a wreath on the grave of Lt.-Col. Yoni Netanyahu, this morning (Tuesday, 17 January 2017), at Mt. Herzl in Jerusalem.

 

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accompanied the Polish President, who sought to honor Yoni Netanyahu's memory by laying a wreath on his grave.

 

Polish President Duda said that he is familiar with Yoni's story and added that the latter is a hero of all humanity. He also placed on the grave a stone that he specially brought with him from the site of the Warsaw ghetto.