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We insert Al Hanisim on Purim and Channukah and that's fine -- each holiday is marked by a miracle. But why is its use limited to those days? Why don't we add it in to bentching and davening on Pesach which is defined by a central miracle (and a milchama that was fought on our behalf)?

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Is this in addition to or instead of yaaleh veyavo? –  Double AA Sep 8 '13 at 1:49
In addition. The content of Al hanisim seems to apply to Pesach. –  Danno Sep 8 '13 at 3:35
There is a minhag in some shuls to say Al haNisim on Yom haAtzmaut. –  Shmuel Apr 17 '14 at 20:16

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