The Israeli-American Council (IAC) hailed the move as a 'heartwarming expression of solidarity'
Florida has announced that it will now issue special license plates that read "Florida Stands with Israel" for motorist wishing to express support for the Jewish state.
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Republican Governor Ron DeSantis signed a law authorizing the creation of the special license plates last Friday on the eve of the Jewish new year, Rosh Hashana.
The Israeli-American Council (IAC) hailed the move as a "heartwarming expression of solidarity," stressing that it "affirms the strong bond between the citizens of the state of Florida and Israel."
"This gesture celebrates a long and close relationship. Florida and Israel share many ties, including bilateral trade, common values and leadership in cutting-edge fields that have a quality of life impact for all citizens," IAC Board Member and IAC for Action Board Chairman Shawn Evenhaim said in a statement. Read more at i24