How fitting! Israelis show incredible resolve, followed immediately by celebration of their independence! They know what it takes to be free and secure, and they aren’t afraid to employ their resolve to accomplish that security and freedom! America should stand strong with such a like-minded ally!
PM speaks at Mt. Herzl military cemetery to families of fallen soldiers; Torch-lighting ceremony to be held ahead of Independence Day
Prime Minister Netanyahu and IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen Gadi Eizenkot attended a memorial service on Israel’s national military cemetery Mt. Herzl Wednesday afternoon following two-minute sirens across the State of Israel, commemorating Israel’s 23, 320 fallen.
The ceremony, attended by thousands, came just a few hours before Israel will begin to celebrate her independence. Each year, since 1959, a national memorial service is held at the military cemetery where families of fallen soldiers share stories and remember the fallen.
Netanyahu spoke of Israel’s continued strength amidst constant struggle, stating, “Israel will continue to thrive as long as we continue to defend it from every front. I am sure we will successfully deal with every challenge, until we get…
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