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Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 16: (ISRAEL OUT) People dance on the beach as they celebrate the 65th anniversary of Israel's independence on April 16, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. The day marks when David Ben-Gurion, the Executive Head of the World Zionist Organization declared the establishment of a Jewish state in Eretz- Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel's Independence Day

Israelis light fireworks and celebrate in the streets to commemorate 65 years since the creation of the state.