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Yom HaAtzma’ut Crowds Overwhelm 4 Heritage Sites on Israel’s Independence Day

6 Iyyar 5774 – May 6, 2014
Site-seeing crowds overwhelmed at least four heritage sites on this Yom Ha'Atzma'ut, prompting officials to close their doors on Israel's Independence Day.

US Lawmakers Meet with Cuba’s American Jewish Prisoner, Alan Gross

U.S. lawmakers met in Cuba on Monday with imprisoned American Jewish social worker Alan Gross, jailed on a 15-year sentence in Havana.

PM Netanyahu’s Independence Day Message (+Video)

PM Netanyahu's message to the world on Israel's Independence Day.

Tshuva To Export 20% of “Tamar” Gas Field to Egypt

Egypt is to receive 4.5 BCM (billion cubic meters) each year for 15 years, valued at 1.1 to 1.3 billion dollars a year.

Cell Which Killed Shelly Dadon Captured

Four suspects were arrested in connection to the murder of 20 year old Shelly Dadon of Afula.

California School District Cancels Lesson on Holocaust Denial

Students at a school in California who were given an assignment to compare propaganda with actual evidence on the Holocaust have instead been told to abandon the project.

Israel’s Declaration of Independence Printed in Major U.S. Newspapers

A full-page advertisement reproducing Israel’s Declaration of Independence appeared in The New York Times and USA Today.

66 Israeli Heroes Share a Message for 66 Years of Israel

The purpose of the video is to inspire Jews around the world while reminding them of the significance and miracle of the Jewish State.

HaTikvah at the Kotel

The IDF sings HaTikvah, the Jewish national anthem, at the kotel in the Jewish holy city of Jerusalem.

NYPD Cop Arrested for Anti-Semitic Grafitti in Boro Park

6 Iyyar 5774 – May 5, 2014
A former New York City police officer was arrested for spray painting anti-Semitic graffiti in Boro Park.

Thousands of Israelis Usher In Yom HaAtzma’ut

Young, and young-at-heart Israelis flood streets of downtown Jerusalem to celebrate return of Jewish sovereignty to Land of Israel.

Self-hating Jews Promote Nakba on Yom HaAtzma’ut

A group of self-hating, anti-Zionist Israelis has used Yom HaAtzma'ut to launch a smartphone application to memorialise the Palestinian “narrative” of Israel’s War of...

San Francisco Jews to Ramp Down Yom HaAtzma’ut Celebration

Community officials say Yom HaAtzma'ut celebration will be 'non-political', but Bay Area remains hub of pro-Palestinian activity

Terror Victim Heckles Netanyahu at Yom HaZikaron Ceremony

Netanyahu admitted the decision to release Arab murderers was 'too tough to bear', but failed to acknowledge that the moved failed

The Holocaust Survivors Who Fell in Israel’s 1948 War of Independence

A special monument is located at the end of the trail that connects Israel’s Yad Vashem, the official memorial to Jewish victims of the Holocaust, and Mount Herzl, the national cemetery for Israeli leaders and fallen soldiers.

Israel‘s 66th Independence Day: Israel’s Population Grew by 2% Over the Past Year

The Central Bureau of Statistics released its traditional Yom Ha’atzmaut statistics report on the citizens of Israel.

A Nation in Unity on Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Remembrance Day

Israel’s flag waves at half mast for 23,169 lost Israeli soldiers and victims of terror as quiet reigns in the streets on the nation's Remembrance Day.

Orot Etzion Efrat’s Yom HaZikaron Ceremony

The students of Orot Etzion Elementary School in Efrat performing a Yom HaZikaron ceremony in memory of those killed in the wars and terror attacks against Israel.

Israel Electric Corp. Threatens to Cut the Lights to PA

Israel's electric company is threatening to cut power to the Palestinian Authority - the debt is more than a billion shekels.

PM Reflects on First Recording of Brother Yoni’s Voice

Yom HaZikaron has been a day for the prime minister to reflect on a recording of his brother Yoni's voice.

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