Independence Day 68

News for Independence Day 68

Israel at 68: More traditional, more religious

Israel at 68: More traditional, more religious

73.2% of Israelis believe in higher power, large numbers of secular Jews fast on Yom Kippur and take care to dress modestly.Haim Lev, 12/05/2016 11:30
Poll: Jews proud of IDF, Arabs proud of police

Poll: Jews proud of IDF, Arabs proud of police

Independence Day survey reveals interesting results, with Arab Israelis showing more pride in government, and police - but not army.David Rosenberg, 12/05/2016 10:42
Independence Day in Jerusalem

Independence Day in Jerusalem

President Rivlin hosts opening of Thursday's Independence Day festivities with Prime Minister, Defense Minister, and IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2016 09:42
Israeli Independence Day brings UN to Broadway

Israeli Independence Day brings UN to Broadway

Israeli Ambassador hosts huge UN delegation to celebrate Independence Day with Broadway performance of Fiddler on the Roof.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2016 09:34
Police bar hundreds of Jews from visiting Sa-Nur

Police bar hundreds of Jews from visiting Sa-Nur

Former residents made their way to the evacuated town of Sa-Nur overnight, but were intercepted by police and army forces.Eliran Aharon, 12/05/2016 08:32
Reebok retreats from 'Israel 68' sneaker

Reebok retreats from 'Israel 68' sneaker

Reebok announces, then quickly rescinds, to sell a special-edition sneaker commemorating Israel’s 68th birthday.JTA, 12/05/2016 05:31
The Sanctity of Yom Haatzmaut

The Sanctity of Yom Haatzmaut

Israel's independence in the light of the teachings of the country's first Chief Rabbi, founder of Religious Zionism and his son, Dean of Merkaz Harav in Jerusalem.Rav Tzvi Yehuda Kook, 11/05/2016 19:05