India-Israel friendship (Lalit Joshi/Twitter)

The envoys expressed their admiration for the Jewish state, citing its innovation, history and culture, among other qualities.

UN ambassadors from around the world congratulated Israel on its Independence Day, as part of an initiative by Israel’s UN ambassador, Danny Danon.

American Ambassador Kelly Craft stressed that Israel has no better friend than the United States.

“In our 72 years, the Israeli spirit has developed a strong and prosperous country, which has also become a significant and influential force in the family of nations. The words of the UN ambassadors in this video only reinforces this,” Danon said.