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Hamas Marks Independence Day with Genocide Video

On Israel's Independence Day, Hamas releases an animated video calling for genocide of Israelis.

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10,000 Israeli Arabs March for 'Nakba' Demo

10,000 Israeli Arabs stage protest, mocking ceremony protesting Israeli Independence.

'There Will be No Peace Without Palestinian Right of Return'

'Israel Faces a Cultural and Moral Breakdown'

Education Minister, at Israel Prize ceremony, urges Israelis to banish cynicism and embrace high moral values.

'Israel Faces a Cultural and Moral Breakdown'

Police Violence Against Temple Mount Activists

Violent clashes break out as police stop Jewish activists from ascending Temple Mount; activists cry foul over clashes on Independence Day.

Police Clash with Group Demanding Temple Mount Sovereignty

Photo Essay: Israeli Independence Day 66

Ever wondered what Israeli Independence Day feels like in Israel? Get a glimpse here.

Photo Essay: Israeli Independence Day 66

Obama: 'US-Israel Relationship Never Stronger'

US President wishes Israel a happy Independence Day, commits to working toward a two-state solution.

Obama: 'The US-Israel Relationship Has Never Been Stronger'

'Hamas Will Rise to Power in Judea and Samaria'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman gives grim prediction ahead of Palestinian Arab unity government elections.

'Hamas Will Rise to Power in Judea and Samaria'

Woman, 50, Killed in Hiking Accident

Tree falls on hiking family, killing 50 year-old woman and injuring two family members; second serious accident in 12 hours.

Woman, 50, Killed in Hiking Accident

Jews Pray on Temple Mount

Police were friendlier than usual on Independence Day, and gates that usually serve Muslims were closed.

Jews Pray on Temple Mount

Live: From Auschwitz to the Western Wall

In Independence Day march, a new Torah scroll will be dedicated by the March of the Living program.

Live: From Auschwitz to the Western Wall

Britain's Yachad Honors Anti-IDF NGO

Yachad, 'Britain's J-Street,' holds Independence Day event with the NIF and radical group Breaking the Silence.

Britain's Yachad Honors Anti-IDF NGO on Independence Day

Eitan Amos, 18, of Toronto Wins Bible Contest

Video: Amos is the first Canadian to win the Bible Quiz for Youth, an ongoing tradition since 1958.

Eitan Amos, 18, of Toronto Wins Bible Contestplayer

Video: Celebrating Independence with IDF's Finest

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

Video: Celebrating Independence with IDF's Finestplayer

What is the Status of the Israeli Flag?

New book explores the history of the Israeli flag - as well as the opinions of esteemed Rabbis, including R' Moshe Feinstein and Rav Kook.

What is the Status of the Israeli Flag?

Bereaved Mother Lights Torch in Honor of Sons

Miriam Peretz, who lost two sons, lights a torch "in honor of the fallen, the founders of the nation and the country."

Bereaved Mother Lights Torch in Honor of Fallen Sons

'Israel's Mission: Make the World a Better Place'

Minister releases heartfelt, if quirky, address for Independence Day - bridging ancient heritage and modern marvels.

'Israel's Mission: Tikkun Olam - Make the World a Better Place'

On Israel's 66th, Speeches Stress Unity, Diversity

Knesset Speaker urges Israelis to embrace peers from all walks of life; ceremony places special focus on women.

On Israel's 66th, Public Figures Stress Unity and Diversity

Students Help Lod Residents Fly Their Flag Proudly

Students at the Lod pre-military academy urged residents of the Ramat Eshkol neighborhood to fly the Israeli flag on Independence Day.

Students Help Lod Residents Fly Their Flags Proudly

Watch: Official Independence Day Celebrations

The tears of Memorial Day make way for the joy of freedom as Israel's 66th Independence Day kicks off.

Watch: Official Independence Day Celebrationsplayer

Peres: Israel 'In Many Ways a Miracle'

In a message to the Diaspora for Independence Day, President Shimon Peres called Israel “a miracle" that all Jews could be proud of.

Peres: Israel 'In Many Ways a Miracle'player

PM Thanks Israel's Supporters on Independence Day

Prime Minister's address focuses on Israel's achievements in 66 years of independence, stresses role of worldwide support.

'Thank You For Supporting the One and Only Jewish State'player

Yom Ha'atzmaut Video Features 66 Israeli Heroes

Watch: Israeli heroes speak out on Independence Day about what Israel means for them - and for Jews worldwide.

Yom Ha'atzmaut 2014: 66 Israeli Heroes Share a Powerful Messageplayer

True Independence

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True Independence

New York Kicks Off Israel 66th Birthday Bash

New Yorkers celebrate the rich and complex culture, history, and people of Israel.

New York Kicks Off Israel 66th Birthday Bash