Israel Marks 5th Anniversary

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New York, New York
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1953  (Actual Year)
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00:46:58 - 00:48:06
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Dull in imagery and contrast, DOS Lester Pearson, president of the UN. General Assembly, extends congratulations to Israel as the young nation celebrates its 5th birthday. CUS - Lester Pearson sitting at desk extending well wishes to Israel. "Israel has now enjoyed five years of independence and has established it's place and influence in the world. It's people have worked hard and progressed marvelously they have persevered and pushed ahead. They have faced and overcome terrific problems. The foundations of a proud and prosperous national existence have been laid. No nation has given a more gallant or inspiring example of willingness to face up to its fundamental problems and its national and international responsibility than Israel. They have continued to developed as a free and democratic state and play a full and honorable part in protecting the peace and promoting the welfare of its people".