Articles in "Independence Day"

Israeli Druze IDF Officer to Be Honored on Independence Day

IDF Colonel Hisham Ibrahim will light the IDF's beacon during the official ceremony on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem kicking off Israel’s ...

On its 71st Independence Day, Israel’s Population Crosses 9 Million Mark

Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) released its traditional statistics report on the citizens of Israel in honor of Yom ...

Israeli Druze Doctor to be Honored on Independence Day

Minister of Culture and Sports, Miri Regev, Chairwoman of the Ministerial Committee on Symbols and Ceremonies, on Wednesday, informed Dr. ...

Mothers of 3 Abducted Teens Will Be Honored on Independence Day

The mothers of Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaer and Naftali Frenkel, who were kidnapped and murdered by Hamas terrorists in the summer of 2014, ...

Netanyahu: Israel Ready For Any Threat From Iran

Israel’s armed forces are ready to meet any threat coming from Iran and to pay the price of conflict, if necessary, Prime Minister ...

Rivlin to Outstanding Soldiers: 1948 was great beginning but more work to be done

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, President Reuven (Ruby) Rivlin, Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot, Knesset members and senior IDF officers ...

Police to Close 340,000 Files in 70th Anniversary Amnesty

Police will close 340,000 criminal files in honor of Israel’s 70th Independence Day, Police Chief Roni Alshiekh announced Tuesday. In ...

Independence Day Ceremony Fight Resolved; Netanyahu to Light Torch But Won’t Deliver Speech

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will light a torch “as a representative of generations of Israeli governments” as part of the opening ...

Netanyahu-Edelstein Resolve Independence Day Fight

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Knesset Speaker Yoel (Yuli) Edelstein met Sunday to discuss a possible compromise agreement following ...

Regev, Edelstien Clash Over Independence Day Celebrations

The official state ceremony to commemorate Israel’s 70th Independence Day is shaping up to be a dramatic clash between Culture Minister ...