This weekend marks the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe, or V-E Day, when Nazi Germany officially surrendered, ending World War II. In his address to the U.N., Israeli Ambassador Ron Prosor said the Jewish people learned from this conflict to never entrust Jewish lives to another people or nation.
Also this week in Israel in the News:
• In eleventh-hour negotiations, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu succeeded in forming a new coalition government, giving him a narrow majority of one seat in the Knesset.
• Protests are underway in Israel after police were caught on tape beating an Israeli Ethiopian soldier.
This week’s Israel in the News Perspective features The Fellowship’s founder and President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein on the need to pray for our nations.