Thursday, September 24th | 6 Tishri 5781

Subscribe
December 13, 2013 9:00 pm

Tens of Thousands Lose Power in Israel Winter Storms

avatar by News Editor

Kiryah Arba under snow. Photo: Yerach Rapp, Tazpit News Agency.

Jerusalem Post – Tens of thousand of homes around Israel were left without electricity Friday as sever winter storms continued to batter the country.

More than 25 thousand families in Jerusalem and surrounding areas were cut off from power, Israel Radio reported.

As heavy snowfall resumed in capital late Friday afternoon, the Jerusalem Municipality strongly cautioned all residents to stay off the roads and remain in their homes upon learning of a second storm three times the size of last night’s downfall expected to hit the city.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.