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American children are invited to help promote Israel’s 60th anniversary.

The Israel Ministry of Tourism is asking kids to design an image for a postcard to invite people to visit the country during its 60th birthday year. The winning entry will be made into a postcard that will be distributed throughout the United States.

The winner and three runners-up will receive a prize package of products from Israel. The contest is open to students in grades 4 through 7. Entries must be received by 5 p.m. EST on Feb. 8. For information, the official entry form and rules and regulations, visit

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