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Romania to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem

As Israel celebrated 70 years of independence on Thursday, Romania announced that it too will move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Israel’s 70th birthday: A miracle amid thanks and threats

Israel opened its 70th anniversary festivities with song, dance and fireworks, albeit under the shadow of an Iranian threat.

Christian Friends of Israel (CFI) conference celebrates Israel’s 70th birthday

The conference theme is “Stepping into the role of being a Light to the Nations.” As it has for over 30 years, CFI continues its efforts to bring love and light to the Jewish people, as Christian friends of Israel.

Israeli youth take part in ‘interactive’ trail marking 70th anniversary

Using interactive technology, a new hiking trail in the Galilee is helping Israeli youth connect with their biblical roots.

Israel’s 70th anniversary celebrations begin

Israel begins celebrations of its auspicious 70th year of existence this evening at sundown, after Memorial Day comes to a close.

Israel Memorial Day: We will remember our fallen sons and daughters from the Messianic...

This evening is the start of Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day) in Israel, a day that unites its citizens in mourning for their fallen who sacrificed their lives for the existence of this country. Like everything else, mourning and loss touch Messianic believers in the Land as well. We also remember today our sons, daughters, husbands, wives and friends.

Israel’s national memorial day commemorations to begin Tuesday evening

Israel will commemorate Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s national memorial day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror on Tuesday evening into Wednesday.

IDF destroyed Hamas tunnel that entered Israel

The IDF detected and destroyed a Hamas terror tunnel that infiltrated into Israeli territory from the Gaza Strip over the weekend.

Third round of violent demonstrations at Gaza border

For the third Friday in a row, Hamas-led riots are taking place along Israel's border with the Gaza Strip, with demonstrators hurling bombs, setting tires on fire and attempting to breach the security fence.

PRAYER ALERT: JIJ filed Supreme Court petition on behalf of Jewish Holocaust survivor

The Jerusalem Institute of Justice announced on its Facebook page the following regarding one of its important cases.