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An israel experience program is an encounter of the realities and dreams that shape the jewish experience. Participants have the opportunity to experience the land, people, history and a rich culture of israel through a teen israel program. Nothing makes jewish identity and history come alive for teens like an israel experience program. During these challenging times, we in israel stand together with you, the american people, offering our prayers and support, united in the hope for a brighter, better tomorrow. Why we love teen travel to israel the jewish federation is committed to investing in a strong jewish future, and since teens who participate in organized israel travel programs are more likely to value their jewish heritage, support jewish causes as adults, and take on leadership roles in their communities, this is a worthwhile investment in a strong jewish future plus kids have the time. On , three israeli teenagers were kidnapped at the bushitchhiking stop at the israeli settlement of alon shvut in gush etzion, in the west bank, as they were hitchhiking to their homes. The three teens were naftali frenkel (16, from nof ayalon), gilad shaer (16, from talmon), and eyal yifrah (19, from elad). Gilad shaer called a police emergency hotline to report the kidnapping. Thanks to a new initiative called rootone, which seeks to dramatically increase the number of teens visiting israel next summer, a limited number of 3,000 rootone vouchers will be applied on a first comefirst serve basis. Rootone is seeded through the generosity of the marcus foundation, and is powered by the jewish education project. palestinian teen killed by israeli fire during west bank protest, palestinians say. Lysubscribe protests quickly turned violent in tel aviv on tuesday after an 18-year-old israeli-ethiopian was shot and killed. national anthem of israel - hatikvah (the hope) includes lyrics in both hebrew (with romanized transliteration) and english. breaking news and the latest updates from israel, the middle east and jewish world, knows what is happening here.