Facts About Israel
1. Arabic is an official language in Israel along with Hebrew.
2. Einstein was offered the presidency of Israel which he politely declined.
3. Israel is the only country in the world to draft women into Military service.
4. Underweight models are banned in Israel to fight against anorexia.
5. Israel is so small, you can run through it from west to east in 2 hours and from top to bottom in 9 days.
6. In 1997, an Israeli court charged and prosecuted a Jew for depicting Islam's prophet Muhammad as a pig.
7. A Muslim family that saved Jews during the Holocaust, was later saved by Israel during the genocide in Bosnia, and converted to Judaism.
8. A Jewish sect, Neturei Karta, supports Palestine and calls for a peaceful dismantling of the State of Israel.
9. Robert F. Kennedy was shot by a Palestinian because of his strong support for Israel.
10. The Jerusalem syndrome is a group of psychological phenomena triggered by a visit to Jerusalem, Israel.
11. Every year, 1,000 letters arrive to Jerusalem, Israel, addressed to God.