Israel Holds Memorial Ceremony For Ariel Sharon

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January 13, 2014 AT 3:24 AM
Israeli officials and international dignitaries bid farewell to the late Ariel Sharon at a state ceremony on Monday, remembering the controversial former prime minister as a fearless warrior and bold leader who devoted his life to protecting his country's security. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair headed the long list of visitors who attended the ceremony outside Israel's parliament building.