U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv marks July 4

The U.S. Embassy in Israel is marking the Fourth of July on July 1 with a celebratory event. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

The U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv is marking the Fourth of July on Wednesday. The event—in which Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, and U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro are set to give keynote speeches—is being broadcast live on the YouTube page below.

On Wednesday, July 1, Israeli government ministers, Members of Knesset, diplomats, IDF brass, media, academia, society, education, and culture are gathering at the residence of the U.S. Ambassador for an evening of celebration and friendship. The event will include speeches by Ambassador Dan Shapiro, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Posted on July 1, 2015 .