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29th November

Aharon Megged

All the Nations of the World

from the Independence Haggadah, printed by the IDF for Independence Day 1952

“And it came to pass that in the middle of the night, on the night of November 29, 1948 BCE, and all the nations of the world declared the establishment of a Jewish State for the Jewish Nation in the Land of Israel. And every man, woman, child, infant and elder got up and went out into the streets in song and dance. And the entire land rejoiced and celebrated. And never was there such joy since the Exodus of Israel from Egypt.”

November 29, 1947, eve of the 17th of Kislev in the Hebrew calendar 5708 – Date of UN declaration of a Jewish State

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