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Posts Tagged: Sea of Galilee

February 28, 2022 1:47 pm

Israel to Host First IRONMAN Championship Triathlon in Middle East

Israel will host the first-ever full distance IRONMAN event in the Middle East this November. IRONMAN announced on Monday that it will add a Middle East...

August 6, 2020 12:38 pm

Israel Receives Bids for Seventh Desalination Plant

Israel said on Thursday five groups have bid in a tender to build a new desalination plant to help the country contend with future water shortages. The...

November 5, 2018 11:01 am

Israel Sees Desalination as Sea of Galilee’s Savior

Some 2,000 years ago, Jesus walked across the Sea of Galilee, according to the Bible. Today, that doesn't require a miracle. Long periods of drought and...

July 25, 2018 3:02 pm

Israel Attacks Syrian Launcher That Fired Rockets Thought to Have Landed in Sea of Galilee

Israeli jets and artillery on Wednesday attacked a site in Syria from where two rockets were launched which were thought to have landed in the...

December 13, 2017 3:19 pm

Israel Expects Insufficient Winter Rainfall as Sea of Galilee Nears Historically Low Level - Israel’s Meteorological Service has forecasted that the country should anticipate insufficient rainfall this winter. The Israeli prediction -- which is based upon assessments of December’s...

October 4, 2017 12:18 pm

On Eve of Sukkot, Israel’s Sea of Galilee Approaches Lowest-Ever Recorded Water Level - As thousands of Israelis prepare to enjoy the Sukkot holiday at the Sea of Galilee, also known as the Kinneret, Israel’s Water Authority has warned...

August 7, 2017 10:54 am

Roman City That Was Home to Jesus’ Apostles Found in Israel, Archaeologists Say - Archaeologists say they have discovered a lost Roman city that was home to three of Jesus’s apostles -- Peter, Andrew and Philip -- on...

June 7, 2017 10:19 am

Sea of Galilee Hits All-Time Low Recorded Water Level - Israel’s Sea of Galilee, also known as the Kinneret, hit an all-time low recorded water level in May, prompting concerns about Israel’s largest freshwater...

May 4, 2017 11:46 am

Israel Enters Fourth Consecutive Drought Year - Data gathered by the Israel Meteorological Service (IMS) shows the Jewish state’s annual rainfall currently stands at around 71 percent of the cross-year average, indicating...

January 18, 2017 3:42 pm

Bernard-Henri Lévy: A Rock Called Zion (EXCERPT)

The following is an excerpt from French philosopher and activist Bernard-Henri Lévy's newly released book, The Genius of Judaism, which delves into the meaning of being a...

April 6, 2016 9:54 am

Special Bronze Incense Shovel Uncovered at Second Temple-Era Site in Galilee (VIDEO) - A special bronze incense shovel — a tool that plays an important role in ancient Jewish rituals — has been uncovered by archaeologists at...

December 17, 2015 11:16 am

Marble Slab Found Near Sea of Galilee Proves Ancient Jewish Settlement in Area - A 1,500-year-old marble slab found on the eastern shore of the Sea of Galilee Wednesday provides the first real proof of ancient Jewish settlement...

October 16, 2015 4:30 am

10 Must-Visit Christian Sites in Israel - Thousands of Christians travel to the Holy Land each year to walk in the footsteps of Jesus and discover the land of the Bible....

September 10, 2015 6:35 am

Environmentalists Slam Israel-Jordan Water-Exchange Plan

Jordan Valley - An Israeli plan to supply Jordan with water from the Sea of Galilee via a new pipeline is drawing harsh criticism from...


Qatari Sheikh Submits Fifth Bid to Buy Manchester United Soccer Team From Jewish Owners

Billionaire and Qatari Sheikh Jassim Bin Hamad Al Thani submitted earlier...

‘I’m Going to Miami’ – Messi Confirms Move to MLS

Lionel Messi on Wednesday announced that he intends to join Major League Soccer...


US Government Investigating SUNY New Paltz for Antisemitic Discrimination

The US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is investigating State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz to determine whether it refused to intervene when Jewish students...


‘Widening Circle of Peace:’ Israeli Officials Welcomed in Morocco

  i24 News - Israel’s National Security Advisor Tzachi Hanegbi was received by Morcco’s Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita in Rabat on Wednesday for a historic visit that symbolized growing ties between the...

Middle East

Iran Reopens Embassy in Saudi Arabia as Saudis Seek Regional Recalibration

Iran on Tuesday reopened its embassy in Saudi Arabia, marking the beginning of the end of a seven-year diplomatic freeze between the two regional rivals. The opening follows an agreement mediated...

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