South Florida community celebrates Israel’s Independence Day

Over 4,000 thousand children, hundreds of guests, community leaders and elected officials celebrate Israel as one communityArutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 10:19 PM

Hatikva: The Song of Hope

Watch: The hope that has accompanied a nation - Israeli anthem sung by soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 8:34 PM

Independence Day in the IDF

About 300,000 visit air force bases; Air show passes over dozens of cities and towns, with participation of 62 air crews and 36 IAF aircraftMordechai Sones, 5/9/2019, 7:20 PM

A look back at 71 years since the creation of Israel

A quick glance into Israel's 71 years of independence.i24News, 5/9/2019, 6:18 PM

The great miracle of being home

Here in our land, our Land of Israel, we are truly free.  Lila Lowell, 5/9/2019, 5:25 PM

15,000 celebrate Independence Day at IDF Samaria exhibition

Thousands throng to largest IDF exhibition in Israel in Samaria to enjoy free shows, exhibitsArutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 4:59 PM

Emotional musical Independence Day prayers in Jerusalem

Thousands open Independence Day with OU Israel in Yerushalayim: 'Incredible to Celebrate with thousands of Jews in Jerusalem.'Mordechai Sones, 5/9/2019, 3:39 PM

Watch the Independence Day flyby - from above

IDF and police present air show for Israeli Independence Day 71.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 2:42 PM

Rivlin to outstanding soldiers: Thank you for your spirit

'You, who are not afraid of challenges, who are ready for the unexpected, who pull harder and stronger than anyone, you are Israel’s hope.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 1:33 PM

Thousands celebrate Independence Day with OU Israel in Jerusalem

The celebration is the first in a series of events to mark the 40th year of the Orthodox Union’s presence in the State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 1:06 PM

Independence or self-actualization?

How do we actually become a great nation in our land?The Land Of Israel Network, 5/9/2019, 12:50 PM

Watch: Independence Day celebrations at Beit El yeshiva

Festive prayer and dancing held last night at Beit El yeshiva, headed by Rabbi Zalman Melamed, on the occasion of Yom Ha'atzmaut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 12:24 PM

Israel's 71st Independence Day: 'We Love Israel'

Boomerang asked people from all around the world to send their blessings to Israel for its birthday. This is what came out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 10:54 AM

They adopt lone soldiers and learn Zionism from them

Arutz Sheva speaks with Shalom Ashkenazi about the special bond his family forms with lone soldiers and what they learn from them.Yoni Kempinski, 5/9/2019, 10:24 AM

Independence Day celebration at President's Residence

Former and current top political and military officials participate in event, which includes ceremony for outstanding soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 9:57 AM

Watch: Shalva Band at torch-lighting ceremony

The Shalva band sang at the torch-lighting ceremony on Mount Herzl which marks the start of Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 4:12 AM

Knesset Speaker to Israeli children: Believe in yourselves

Yuli Edelstein uses his speech at torch-lighting ceremony to speak directly to the children of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 3:04 AM

Watch: Independence Day celebrations at the Merkaz Harav Yeshiva

Merkaz Harav Yeshiva in Jerusalem celebrates the 71st anniversary of Israel’s independence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 2:41 AM

Films show American contributions to Israeli independence

Ruderman Family Foundation and Toldot Yisrael make archival materials accessible and user-friendly for the first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 1:07 AM

PM Netanyahu's Greeting for Israel's 71st Independence Day

PM: We are the only people to live in the same land, speak the same language, and practice the same faith as we did 3,000 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 9:25 PM

Live: Independence Day torch-lighting ceremony

Israel celebrates 71 years in annual ceremony on Mount Herzl. This year's theme: 'Only because of the spirit - saluting the Israeli spirit.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 7:56 PM

Presidential surprise for IDF soldiers

Soldiers preparing for annual award ceremony get surprise visit from President Reuven Rivlin on eve of Israeli memorial day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 12:26 PM