A newly-released trove of photographs gives us a rare glimpse into both the horror and the joy of Israel's miraculous victory in the 1967 Six-Day War.
Stand for Israel Blog - Jerusalem
Thousands upon thousands of Israelis marched around Jerusalem's Old City while waving flags and singing, celebrating fifty years since the city's reunification during the Six-Day War.
Fifty years ago, a young journalist on his first assignment flew from the U.S. to Israel and ended up with a firsthand account of the Six-Day War in wartorn Jerusalem.
Jerusalem's 50th Jerusalem Day events include festive ones such as a Flag Dance Parade and special Knesset session, but solemn moments, as well, such as memorials for Ethiopian olim (immigrants) and for soldiers killed during the Six-Day War.
PM Netanyahu spoke at a special Jerusalem Day session of the Knesset, vowing that the Holy City will never be divided and pointing out that Donald Trump's visit to the Western Wall "destroyed UNESCO's propaganda and lies."