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Posts Tagged: Dead Sea

November 17, 2022 4:46 pm

Israel and Jordan Agree to Clean Polluted Jordan River Together

Israel and Jordan on Thursday signed a declaration of intent to jointly work on the ecological rehabilitation and sustainable development of the polluted Jordan River. "The...

September 22, 2021 1:57 pm

Did ‘Cosmic Airburst’ Inspire Biblical Story of Sodom and Gomorrah?

i24 News – A new study presents evidence that a "cosmic airburst" destroyed the Middle Bronze Age city of Tall el-Hammam, located in the Jordan...

October 25, 2018 3:13 pm

Israel Sends Search-and-Rescue Team to Jordan After Deadly Flood Near Dead Sea

At least 18 people, mainly schoolchildren and teachers, were killed in Jordan on Thursday in a flash flood near the Dead Sea that happened while...

April 26, 2018 2:56 pm

Nine Teenagers Dead, One Missing in Southern Israel Flash Flood

At least nine teenage seminary students died after they were swept away by a flash flood in the Negev Desert in southern Israel on Thursday, an ambulance...

June 9, 2017 2:52 pm

Vogue: Israel’s ‘Stunning Beaches’ Have ‘Something for Every Type of Sand Lover’

Vogue magazine published on Tuesday a list of "must-visit" beach spots in Israel for tourists hoping to soak up some sun. The magazine said Tel Aviv's...

May 5, 2017 4:58 pm

Justin Bieber’s Jewish Manager Scooter Braun Lights Up Instagram With Photos From Israel Trip

Justin Bieber's Jewish manager, Scooter Braun, took to Instagram this week to share photos from his trip to Israel with the Canadian pop star, who performed...

April 4, 2017 12:53 pm

$55 Million Project Revives Dead Sea Beaches - Israeli Minister of Tourism Yariv Levin dedicated a new three-mile promenade along the Dead Sea beachfront at Ein Bokek Monday, as part of a $55...

December 29, 2015 6:59 pm

Israel Police: 1,000 Complaints of Stray Camels on Country’s Highways Each Year

The Israel Police said it receives about 1,000 complaints every year about stray camels making their way onto highways in Israel's arid southern region, local blog 0404 News reported on...

May 1, 2015 2:09 pm

100 Israeli, Palestinian, and Jordanian Students Meet in ‘War for the Environment’

Israeli, Palestinian, and Jordanian alumni of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies have convened for a three day seminar in the north of Israel, starting Thursday. Around...

March 3, 2014 10:04 am

Water: Conflict and Cooperation in Israel’s Jordan River Valley (ILLUSTRATED)

The Jordan River runs from the Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea, the natural boundary separating Israel from Jordan. "Most of the major rivers in Europe...

January 30, 2014 9:01 pm

Scarlett Johansson’s Decision to Back SodaStream Over Oxfam Puts Charity’s Anti-Israel Activism Into Spotlight (INTERVIEW)

Oxfam, founded in Oxford, England, in 1942, as the 'Oxford Committee for Famine Relief,' is now one of the world's largest international charities, with an annual...

January 8, 2014 7:44 am

German Grandmother Celebrates 104th Birthday at Dead Sea

German tourist, Eleonore Kastner, affectionately known as Oma Ella, celebrated her 104th birthday in a Dead Sea hotel with forty friends and family who traveled with...

December 13, 2013 11:20 am

Dead Sea-Red Sea Pipeline is a Game Changer for Jewish-Muslim Relations

The widely reported water sharing agreement this week between Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority (PA) to link the Red Sea and the Dead Sea has...

December 13, 2013 10:37 am

New Pipeline Won’t Save Dead Sea, But Will Help Israel’s Neighbors With Water Needs - A recently approved trilateral plan to create a water pipeline connecting the Red Sea and the rapidly evaporating Dead Sea has everything...


‘Horrifying’: Germany Registers 29 Antisemitic Incidents Per Da...

Germany has registered at least 29 antisemitic incidents per day since the Oct. 7 Hamas pogrom in southern Israel —...


Israeli Lawmakers Seek to Lower Capital Gains Tax to Draw Foreign Investmen...

Israel's parliament, known as the Knesset, is considering a proposal to lower the country's capital gains tax from 25 percent...

Middle East

Israel ‘Expanding’ Ground Operations in Gaza, Military Says

Israeli air and ground forces are stepping up operations in the Gaza Strip, Israel's chief military spokesperson said on Friday, amid reports of heavy bombing of the besieged enclave. Internet and...

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