Israel's Independence Day

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

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 Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 16: (ISRAEL OUT) People stand on the beach in the Mediterranean sea as they watch a military air show marking 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 Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israeli children play with foam spray as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israelis watch fireworks in the sky as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israeli children play as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israeli children get their piture taken as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israelis watch fireworks in the sky as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israeli children play with foam spray as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) An Israeli boy is covered with foam as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israeli children play with foam spray as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Israel Celebrates Independence Day

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - APRIL 15: (Israel out) Israeli children play with foam spray as Israelis celebrate the Jewish state's 65th Independence Day on April 15, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)