Israel’s Declaration of Independence was read by David Ben-Gurion on May 14, 1948. For those who missed Yom Ha’atzmaut on the Hebrew calendar, or who didn’t get their fill of historical material for the occasion, we’ve got highlights.
Read how Jewish communities around the world celebrated the birth of the modern Jewish state.
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