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(Worthy News) - Tens of thousands of people participated in the Pride Parade on Friday, marching through Tel Aviv in a street party that culminated with a beach party at Charles Clore Park.
Some 50-60 thousand people were estimated to be marching on the streets of Tel Aviv, while a total of 200,000 expected to participate in Pride events overall.
The day's celebrations began at 10am with an event at the city's Gan Meir Park, where politicians—including recently-sworn-in Likud MK Amir Ohana, who came with increased security amid threats against him—spoke and Israeli singers Corinne Allal and Dudu Aharon, among others, performed. In addition, journalist Yael Dayan and party promoter Ilana Shirazi were honored for their contribution to the community. [ ... Read More (Source) ]