Yom Hazikaron – Israel’s Day of Remembrance – is May 8, followed on May 9 by Yom Haatzmaut, Independence Day. This holiday comes at a time when Israel is at the center of a worldwide storm.
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Celebrations for Israel’s 71st Independence Day took place at Thomas Paine Plaza, 15th Street and JFK Boulevard in Philadelphia, on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Rabbi Batya Glazer, Director of the Jewish Community relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, said of the event, “This is our opportunity to come together as a community, […]