Children are seen atop a military tank at Yad Lashiryon, Israel, May 9, 2019. Emil Salman

Kids on Tanks and Selfies Galore: Israelis Celebrate Independence Day at Gun Show

'The IDF is one of the state's most important values,' a mother explains why she brought her family to shoot a sniper's rifle at the Armored Corps museum. But a frustrated soldier admits: 'I have no idea why they’re doing it'

A long line of cars parked by the entrance to Yad Lashiryon, the Israeli Armored Corps memorial site and museum at Latrun, on the once-besieged road to Jerusalem, attests to the great popularity of the...

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