OneRepublic Surprises Israeli Soldiers With Visit to Iron Dome Battery

by David Daoud
May 27, 2015

Members of the popular pop rock band OneRepublic, who are currently touring Israel, surprised IDF soldiers manning an Iron Dome missile defense battery in Ashkelon with a visit on Wednesday morning. While some international artists have backed away from performing in the country, in response to demands to boycott the Jewish sate, OneRepublic is among other international music sensations who have nevertheless decided to perform for Israeli fans. With their concert scheduled for tomorrow, the group has meanwhile been touring the country. The band members commended the soldiers, telling them they feel safer in Israel than anywhere else in the world, Israel’s Channel 2 reported. READ MORE

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