Because of Memorial Day, there will be no Stand for Israel Daily Dispatch on Monday, May 29. If any critical developments related to Israel come up over the weekend, we will post them on the Stand for Israel blog. Thank you for always standing for Israel!
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.
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.
As Israel begins to celebrate the golden jubilee of the reunification of the Holy City, her president opened the ceremonies at the Kotel
As the people of Israel celebrate Yom HaAtzmaut, the IAF's new fighter jets made their public debut, streaking through the skies of the Holy Land.
Ahead of Israel's Memorial Day, Yom HaZikaron, which will be observed on Monday, the Israeli Defense Ministry has unveiled a memorial commemorating each of the 23,000 soldiers killed defending the Jewish state.
Thousands of Christians observed Easter in the Holy City following last week's ISIS attacks on Christian worshipers in Egypt.
Because of Good Friday, we're suspending activity for April 14. We'll be back on Monday, April 17. If any critical developments related to Israel come up in the meantime we will post them on the Stand for Israel blog. A happy Easter to our Christian friends, may our Jewish friends continue to have a blessed Passover, and thank you for standing for Israel!
Stand for Israel is suspending activity Monday, September 5, for Labor Day. We'll be back on Tuesday, September 6 — and rest assured, if any critically important developments related to Israel come up over the weekend, we'll be here to let you know about them.
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