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File:Israel -Independence May 14, 1948.jpg

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English: Large celebratory crowd outside the Dizengoff House (now called Independence Hall) to hear the declaration and signing of Israel's Declaration of Independence, dated May 14, 1948.
Date 15 September 2007 (original upload date)
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Author Original uploader was Epson291 at en.wikipedia
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