Video: Celebrating Independence with IDF's Finest

Excellent Soldiers' awards and Singing Independence, aired live from the President's Residence in Jerusalem.

Arutz Sheva staff ,

Meeting the excellent soldiers
Meeting the excellent soldiers
Haim Tzah, GPO

Arutz Sheva proudly brings you video from the Awards Ceremony for Excellent Soldiers and “Singing Independence”, which aired Tuesday morning from the President's Residence in Jerusalem as part of an Independence Day tradition.

In “Singing Independence,” the nation's top officials sing beloved Israeli songs, both off-key and on.

Participants include President Shimon Peres, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon, Chief of General Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, and General Staff members, both past and present.