Israel Bonds


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  • State of Israel Bonds —    In 1950, Prime Minister David Ben Gurion proposed that an Israel bond be floated in the United States as a means of securing urgently needed funds for the new state. He visited the United States in May 1951 to launch the bond drive. In their… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • State of Israel Bonds — are debt securities issued by the Government of Israel. State of Israel Bonds is also the more familiar name of the underwriter of the bonds in the United States. The company is officially known as the Development Corporation for Israel (DCI).… …   Wikipedia

  • BONDS, STATE OF ISRAEL — State of Israel Bonds refers both to securities issued by the government of Israel and to the commonly used name of the company that is the exclusive underwriter for Israel bonds in the United States. The formal name of the company is the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Israel — מדינת ישראל Medinat Jisra el (hebr.) دولة إسرائيل Daulat Isrāʾīl (arab.) Staat Israel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Israel–United States relations — have evolved from an initial United States policy of sympathy and support for the creation of a Jewish homeland in 1947 to an unusual partnership that links a small but militarily powerful Israel with the United States, with the U.S. superpower… …   Wikipedia

  • Israel —     Israelites     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Israelites     The word designates the descendants of the Patriarch Jacob, or Israel. It corresponds to the Hebrew appellation children of Israel , a name by which together with the simple form Israel… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Israel and the apartheid analogy — The State of Israel s treatment of the Palestinians has been likened by many to a system of apartheid, analogous to South Africa s treatment of non whites during South Africa s apartheid era. [http://www.simonsays.com/content/book.cfm?tab=25… …   Wikipedia

  • Israel — /iz ree euhl, ray /, n. 1. a republic in SW Asia, on the Mediterranean: formed as a Jewish state May 1948. 5,534,672; 7984 sq. mi. (20,679 sq. km). Cap.: Jerusalem. 2. the people traditionally descended from Jacob; the Hebrew or Jewish people. 3 …   Universalium

  • Not Just A Bond: A Bond With Israel — Not Just A Bond: A Bond With Israel, published October 18, 2010 by Talpiot Press, is a historical account of the founding, growth and expansion of the Development Corporation for Israel/State of Israel Bonds operation, which today is a global… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple Israel (Memphis, Tennessee) — Temple Israel Temple Israel entrance Basic information Location …   Wikipedia

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