In commemoration of Remembrance Day, the ambassador of Israel, Mr. Hagay M.Behar attended the ceremony organized by Embassy of Her Britannic Majesty in Yangon at the Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery at Htaukkyant, Yangon on 11th September 2012. The ceremony started with an address by H.E. Ambassador from Embassy of Her Britannic Majesty and then a short sermon was given by Rev Deacon David Judson Hogarth. Together with the other ambassadors and representatives of Embassies in Yangon, ambassador Behar laid a wreath in memory of Jewish soldiers whose lives were lost during World War II.
The veterans of World War II to Burma and their families as well as embassy families and interested members attended the ceremony and commemorated the event.