Israel at Fifty
A Tribute to Fifty Years
 of U.S.-Israel Ties

This special website was created to take viewers, activists, journalists, elected officials and the general public through 50 years of cooperation between the United States and Israel. Using sight and sound, facts and figures, narrative and chronologies, it pays special tribute to the role the U.S. Congress has played in shaping U.S. policy to stand with Israel in friendship and cooperation.


Video Webast

View the webcast of Vice President Gore, Prime Minister Netanyahu and Congressional leaders celebrating Israel's 50th anniversary at AIPAC's Policy Conference

Photo Gallery


View a photo gallery of American and Israeli leaders through 50 years


Live Broadcast

Hear live broadcasts from Israel's leading news services

See Historic Film Clips



1947 UN partition vote
recognizing an independent Jewish state

Prime Minister David Ben Gurion's historic Declaration of Independence announcement


CHRONICLE Congress' support for Israel since 1948

RECOUNT 50 years of friendship through the personal acts of Members of Congress

 SEE how Congress today is commemorating half a century of U.S.-Israel ties

TRACE key milestones in Israel's 50-year history

READ the text of important documents regarding Israel's independence

REVIEW the life experiences of Israel's first Prime Minister

TAKE pride in a sister democracy

FOLLOW the IDF through its 1st battle in 1948 - The War of Independence

GET quick facts on Israel today

SIGN the global birthday card for Israel's 50th anniversary!

SHARE your personal memories of the U.S. - Israel relationship

LINK to Partner sites

DOWNLOAD U.S. Israel moments screensaver

MAKE your voice heard - Join AIPAC


Usefull links :

 europeana |  Universitas 21 | disneyland pas cher  |  eua | hhs |  un.org 

Participate in AIPAC's Policy Conference
The nation's premier celebration of 50 years of
 U.S. - Israel friendship in the nation's capital.