ISRAEL’S INDEPENDENCE DAY – YOM HA’ATZMAUT
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) released the following statement marking Israel’s Independence Day, Yom Ha’atzmaut: “Mazel tov to the State of Israel on her 68th anniversary. Our shared values of democracy, justice and religious freedom forged a bond between our two nations even before Israel’s independence.
IAC HOSTS ISRAELI INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS
LOS ANGELES – Israeli-American Council (IAC) hosted on Sunday one of the largest celebrations surrounding Israeli Independence Day ever organized outside of Israel, bringing together more than 50,000 people in six annual Celebrate Israel festivals in major U.S. cities, including Los Angeles, New Jersey, New York, Boston, Las Vegas, and Miami.
ISRAELI PM ISSUES STERN PUBLIC REBUKE TO THE MILITARY DEPUTY
Maj-Gen Yair Golan said on the eve of Thursday's annual Holocaust Day that he detected trends in Israeli society suggestive of "nauseating processes" that occurred in 1930s Nazi Germany.
The Jewish Observer,
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YOM HA’AZTMAUT AT THE SIMON WIESENTHAL CENTER
LOS ANGELES -- As Jews everywhere celebrate Yom Ha’aztmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, the Simon Wiesenthal Center's on-going work reflects our connection and support of the Jewish State each and every day.