PHOTO GALLERY: Israeli revelers ring in Independence Day in Jerusalem

Partygoers were out in full force Monday night to celebrate the country's 66th birthday.

May 6, 2014 09:40

Revelers celebrate Independence Day with a party in Jerusalem, May 5, 2014.. (photo credit: REUTERS)


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Israel's 66th Independence Day is one of the more raucous, festive days on the national calendar, and Israelis in Jerusalem were eager to take advantage of the holiday.

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Revelers were out in full force in the capital to ring in the country's birthday. Blue and white were everywhere, as patriotic fervor and festive joy were in the air.

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