Independence Day

US-Israel Relations, Independence Day
Biden to Herzog: "Critical that our countries work together"

US President Biden sent a letter to President  Herzog in honor of Independence Day in which he said that, "US commitment to Israel's security is firm."

Liran Vainshtain, Uriel Be'eri/JFeed Staff | 14.05.24

Independence Day

Israel Aerospace Industries, Rafael, and Elbit to light a torch for Independence Day

The honor was given thanks to the effectiveness of Israel's anti-air systems, which have stopped many Hamas and Hezbollah projectiles and stopped Iran's drone and missile attack in April.

Avi Woolf | 13.05.24

Independence Day

Netanyahu may absent himself from Independence Day events to visit wounded soldiers

According to the Prime Minister's Office, his schedule remains unconfirmed.

JFeed Staff | 13.05.24

Memorial Day, Independence Day

Independence Day torchlighting to start 30 minutes early to accommodate expanded memorial ceremony

This decision comes due to the broadcasting of the lighting of 12 memorial torches in the Gaza Perimeter.

JFeed Staff | 13.05.24


Israel has 9.9 million residents this coming Independence Day

Israel now has 9.9 million residents, 7 million of whom are Jews, a twelve-fold increase in population since the state was founded.

Yehuda Klein, JFeed Staff | 09.05.24

Upcoming Independence Day

Preparations for Independence Day: Theme Chosen for Beacon Ceremony

Minister of Transportation Miri Regev was appointed to be in charge of the events of the 76th anniversary of the State of Israel which will be marked "Israeli heroism" and in which expression will be given to all the events of heroism that accompanied the terrible massacre and the war.

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 31.12.23