Israel@70 – Fun Fact Slide #1

Israel: 70 Fun Facts for 70 Years

  • Cherry tomatoes were engineered in Israel.
  • Israel is the only county to have more trees today than it did 50 years ago.
  • An Israeli company developed the world’s first jellyfish repellent.
  • Israeli LinorAbargilwon the Miss World contest in 1998. She went on to campaign against sexual violence.
  • Israel was the first country to conform to an international standard that certifies diamonds as being “conflict free.”
Israel@70 - Fun Fact Slide #1