We are a nation of pioneers who took our destiny into our own hands.
In just sixty years, Israel transformed from a developing country into a powerhouse of technological innovation.
We have moved from cultivating apples to designing Apple Computers and harvesting oranges to building Orange mobile phones.
Ms. Noa Furman, Minister-Counsellor
Israeli statement to UN Commission for Social Development
This week in History (1948) : Abba Eban tells the UN - Arabs Must Recognize Israel!