At sundown tonight (which it already is in Israel!) Jews worldwide will celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday! Independence Day celebrations will take place in parks and nature reserves across the country, and the Israeli Air Force will fly over many cities as Israelis enjoy BBQ’s and family fun.
I know what you’re thinking…”But, I thought Israel’s Independence Day was May 14, 1948!” I addressed that earlier today…you’ll have to check this post for answers to that dilemma!
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed his people, and those around the world, in an upbeat message, and President Trump tweeted his well wishes to Israel: