Israel paid respects to the United States Military on Memorial Day, posting a message to honor the men and women who gave their lives to defend America.
On this #MemorialDay, we stand with the United States of America remembering the men and women who fell while serving to defend freedom.
Their sacrifice will not be forgotten.
— Israel Defense Forces (@IDF) May 31, 2021
This isn’t the first time that the militaries of Israel and America have cooperated, and it surely won’t be the last.
The Iron Dome missile defense system is an ongoing project that was invented by an Israeli contractor by mostly funded by the United States of America.
Memorial Day services began after the American Civil War, but only became an official holiday in 1971.
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