Israeli Independence Day

Video: IAF Pilots Soar From North to South on Independence Day

Air Force pilots soared through the skies on Israel's 62nd birthday, visiting communities throughout the Jewish State from north to south.Hana Levi Julian, 4/20/2010, 12:22 PM

Happy Birthday to You, Israel 62

Israel’s 62nd birthday began at Mount Herzl ceremony with clear message: Jerusalem is united. (Links to videos on Israel at article end)Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/19/2010, 11:37 PM

Modern Israel at 62: Tiny Country and Huge Success

Modern Israel, only 62 years old Monday night, is a world leader. Rabbi Aviner says, “Imagine what we could do if the world were not against us.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/19/2010, 8:29 PM

Independence Day Prayers: Joy Mixed With Pleas

Rabbi notes that the special make-up of the Hallel prayer makes it especially suitable for Independence Day.Hillel Fendel, 4/18/2010, 7:03 PM

Good Will Abounds on Independence Day

Independence Day events: Independence Hall, IDF bases and other places will be open free of charge, and IDF will hold naval and air shows. Hillel Fendel, 4/18/2010, 2:50 PM

Neo-Zionist Defense Group Marking Independence Day at Megiddo

HaShomer HeHadash, a neo-Zionist group protecting Israel's Jewish farmers, to mark Independence Day at site of an Arab attack three years ago.Gil Ronen, 4/13/2010, 8:32 PM

Fourteen Citizens to Represent 62-Year-Old Israel

The government has announced the names of the 14 people chosen to represent Israel in an official ceremony marking 62 years of independence.Maayana Miskin, 3/22/2010, 8:28 AM