Israel -Australia Joint Stamp Issue

\"israel-australiaStamps bearing tribute to the heroic Australian Light Horse Brigade and the monumental battle fought by the ANZACs in Beersheba in 1917 will be jointly issued by Israel and Australia on 10 May. The release of the stamps serves as a celebration of the enduring friendship between Australia and Israel that dates back 96 years to the Battle of Beersheba.The joint issue will be officially launched at the World Stamp Exhibition Australia 2013 at a ceremony at the Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne.

Australia Post Managing Director and CEO Ahmed Fahour said, ‘the joint stamp issue is a great addition to the World Stamp Expo and a tangible way for Australia Post to acknowledge its relationship with Israel Post’.

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