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News Israel Southern: Meet Benny Gantz, the man who may be the post-Netanyahu face of Israel

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Meet Benny Gantz, the man who may be the post-Netanyahu face of Israel
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/meet-benny-gantz-the-man-who-may-be-the-post-netanyahu-face-of-israel/2019/10/22/274f358a-df9f-11e9-be7f-4cc85017c36f_story.html

Gantz, who turned 60 shortly before the election, grew up in a farming village in southern Israel founded by Holocaust survivors. Among them were his Hungarian and Romanian parents, who met on a ship ...

News Israel Southern: Scientists: Noble Energy ‘grossly underestimates’ gas pollution threat to Israel

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Scientists: Noble Energy ‘grossly underestimates’ gas pollution threat to Israel
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/noble-energy-grossly-underestimating-leviathan-gas-rig-pollution-scientists/

“The State of Israel has decided to rely on natural gas for 80% of the ... The Tamar rig stands 23 kilometers (14 miles) offshore, close to the southern city of Ashkelon. Its wells, like those of ...

News Israel Southern: IDF drone shot down in southern Lebanon

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
IDF drone shot down in southern Lebanon
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Breaking-News/Hezbollah-shoots-down-Israeli-drone-near-border-report-605513

The Hezbollah terrorist movement shot down a drone near the Fatima Gate along the Lebanon-Israel border on Wednesday morning, according to Lebanese broadcaster MTV. Sky News Arabia reported that an ...

News Israel Southern: To whom does the land of Israel belong?

Published on: Saturday 19 October 2019
To whom does the land of Israel belong?
News source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/Articles/Article.aspx/24607

And the Jews of Eretz Israel would now be living in their own territory of the Gaza Strip . While the illegal Egyptian aliens would have been repatriated back home where they originated from. There ...

News Israel Southern: The Suez Crisis: Israel Wins a War (France and Britain Were Never the Same)

Published on: Sunday 20 October 2019
The Suez Crisis: Israel Wins a War (France and Britain Were Never the Same)
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/suez-crisis-israel-wins-war-france-and-britain-were-never-same-88866?page=0%2C2

As Simchoni hectored the 10th Reserve Brigade to get on with it, two battalions of infantry attempted to deliver a night attack against Umm Katef’s northern and southern flanks. Both units ... By ...

News Israel Southern: Eyes skyward: Sunlight for powering all of Israel

Published on: Sunday 20 October 2019
Eyes skyward: Sunlight for powering all of Israel
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Eyes-skyward-Sunlight-for-powering-all-of-Israel-605222

The Arava region of southern Israel, which includes the city of Eilat, will reach its goal of being 100-percent reliant on solar energy during the daytime by next year, placing the area light years ...

News Israel Southern: Unthinkable: Why Israel Would Fire Nuclear Weapons at Iran

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Unthinkable: Why Israel Would Fire Nuclear Weapons at Iran
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/unthinkable-why-israel-would-fire-nuclear-weapons-iran-86206

Another revolution in Egypt could easily rewrite the security equation on Israel’s southern border; while the friendship of Saudi Arabia seems secure, political instability could change that; even ...

News Israel Southern: Will a U.S.-Mexico border wall reduce crime? Here’s what we know from Israel’s West Bank.

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Will a U.S.-Mexico border wall reduce crime? Here’s what we know from Israel’s West Bank.
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/10/09/will-us-mexico-border-wall-reduce-crime-heres-what-we-know-israels-west-bank/

The Trump administration is pressing ahead with building a wall along the nation’s southern border. President Trump often justifies the border wall by saying it will help deter crime. But do border ...

News Israel Southern: Israel Could Not Survive Hamas' Missiles Without The Iron Dome

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Israel Could Not Survive Hamas' Missiles Without The Iron Dome
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israel-could-not-survive-hamas-083000171.html

On July 15th, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) announced it was deploying more Iron Dome missile defense systems near Tel Aviv and other parts of southern Israel. The Iron Dome is Israel’s most ...

News Israel Southern: First cannabis-friendly cafe opens in Israel

Published on: Saturday 21 September 2019
First cannabis-friendly cafe opens in Israel
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/First-cannabis-friendly-cafe-opens-in-Israel-602445

Israel's first "coffeeshop" that allows medical marijuana users to smoke inside opened last week in the southern city of Beersheba, Mako reported on Thursday. The shop opened in Beersheba on Thursday, ...

News Israel Southern: Israel Hints at Iran in Drone Incident in Southern Syria

Published on: Monday 23 September 2019
Israel Hints at Iran in Drone Incident in Southern Syria
News source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1914976/israel-hints-iran-drone-incident-southern-syria

Israel denied any connection to a drone captured by Syrian regime forces near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights over the weekend, hinting the aircraft belonged to the Quds Force of the Iranian ...

News Israel Southern: Israel Defense Forces strike Gaza after rockets target southern Israel

Published on: Wednesday 11 September 2019
Israel Defense Forces strike Gaza after rockets target southern Israel
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/world/idf-strike-gaza-after-rockets-target-southern-israel

The Israeli military targeted 15 sites in Gaza after two rockets were fired at southern Israel Tuesday night. The attack briefly forced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu off the stage at a ...

News Israel Southern: Ancient Philistine town found in Israel

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Ancient Philistine town found in Israel
News source: https://www.thedailystar.net/backpage/news/ancient-philistine-town-found-israel-1768618

Researchers in Israel said yesterday they have pinpointed the site of an ancient Philistine town mentioned in the biblical tale of David seeking refuge from the Israelite king Saul. Ziklag was a town under the rule of a Philistine king in nearby Gath after the ancient  “sea peoples” began arriving in the region in the 12th century BC, the researchers say. A biblical tale says the town became the unlikely seat of David before his anointment as king in Hebron following Saul’s death.

News Israel Southern: Researchers say ancient Philistine town located in Israel

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Researchers say ancient Philistine town located in Israel
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/researchers-ancient-philistine-town-located-israel-155436622.html

Researchers in Israel said Monday they believe they have pinpointed the site of an ancient Philistine town mentioned in the biblical tale of David seeking refuge from the Israelite king Saul. Ziklag was a town under the rule of a Philistine king in nearby Gath after the ancient "sea peoples"

News Israel Southern: IDF uncovers cross-border attack tunnel from southern Gaza

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
IDF uncovers cross-border attack tunnel from southern Gaza
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/idf-uncovers-cross-border-attack-tunnel-from-southern-gaza/

The tunnel was found during the construction of an underground barrier around the coastal enclave, the Israel Defense Forces said. It was not immediately clear if the tunnel uncovered on Monday was ...

News Israel Southern: Star Trails Swirl Over Israel's Negev Desert (Photo)

Published on: Saturday 06 July 2019
Star Trails Swirl Over Israel's Negev Desert (Photo)
News source: https://www.space.com/star-trails-israel-desert-photo.html

As a European Southern Observatory photo ambassador ... Join him here as he takes us through his photograph "Light Trails in Israel Desert." Star trails circle over Ramon Crater in this long-exposure ...

News Israel Southern: How Israel returned a Gaza fishing boat back to its owner

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
How Israel returned a Gaza fishing boat back to its owner
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/israel-returned-gaza-fishing-boat-owner-190705190052533.html

informing him that his boat - confiscated by Israel three years earlier - would be returned to him at a crossing in the southern Gaza Strip. The PA official told al-Habil that the return of the ...

News Israel Southern: Gazans nabbed crossing into Israel with grenade

Published on: Saturday 06 July 2019
Gazans nabbed crossing into Israel with grenade
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/gazans-nabbed-crossing-into-israel-with-grenade/

Three Palestinians were arrested early Sunday after crossing from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel, the military said. A fragmentation grenade and “arson materials” were found on the three, the ...