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Arab-Israeli Broadcaster Says Israel is ‘Our’ Country, Not Yours

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Israeli helicopters fly above the beach in Tel Aviv during the country's 60th Independence Day. Photo: wiki commons.

PRI – During Israel’s Olympics-style Independence Day spectacle on Wednesday, 14 Israelis participated by lighting torches. They were all chosen in recognition of their extraordinary contributions to the country. One of them was a rare breed in this nation: an Arab Israeli newscaster.

Lucy Aharish anchors an English-language evening news show on i24news, Israel’s 24-hour cable news network. She also hosts a Hebrew-language talk show on Israel’s biggest TV channel, moderating a panel of Israelis debating the burning issues of the day.

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