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Ruins along the ramparts of Masada.
 

Posted on: May 19th, 2015

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An American woman has died in Israel after possibly suffering heat stroke and falling while hiking at Masada.

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The 'Marianne of Gothenburg' is named after Marianne Skoog, a member of the Swedish Palestine Solidarity Movement who died in May 2014.
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2015

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A Swedish trawler has become the lead vessel for a new flotilla attempt to break Israel's naval blockade of Gaza.

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Chabad of Kathmandu volunteers working to help Nepalese earthquake victims ahead of the approaching monsoon season.
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2015

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Volunteers at Chabad of Kathmandu are working to distribute waterproof tents to earthquake victims in Nepal ahead of moonsoon season.

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Chabad of Kathmandu served some 2,000 meals a day to displaced and homeless Nepalese following the earthquake, with help from local and Israeli volunteers led by Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries Rabbi Chezky Lifshitz and his wife Chani.
 

Posted on: May 5th, 2015

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Israel's Foreign Ministry is telling its citizens not to travel to Nepal and telling those already there to think twice about extending their stays there due to rising hazards.

The interior of the El Ghriba synagogue -- the oldest synagogue in North Africa -- on the Tunisian island of Djerba in 2009.
 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2015

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Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau is warning citizens not to travel to Tunisia, especially during Lag B'Omer.

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Last known photo of Or Ashraf, taken in Himalayas before the 7.9-magnitude earthquake that killed him.
 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2015

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Rescue workers have found the body of the last missing Israeli, 22-year-old Or Ashraf, on Mt. Everest in a "complicated" location.

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Pope Francis greets crowds in Bethlehem in 2014.
 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2015

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The "symbolic fee" would supposedly force an improvement in tourist services, but would the pope and Jimmy Carter fork up the shekels?

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Chabad of Kathmandu co-director Rabbi Chezky Lifshitz helps pick up stranded Israelis in remote villages on Mount Everest by helicopter.
 

Posted on: April 30th, 2015

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The father of missing Israeli hiker Or Ashraf has gone to search Mount Everest with friends from the IDF Egoz unit.

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U.S. Navy destroyer Farragut.
 

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

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A Maersk ship flagged under the Marshall Islands is forced to sail to southern Iran by its Revolutionary Guard Corps.

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"Have you seen Or Ashraf?" says this sign held by Orit, Or's mother at Ben Gurion Int'l Airport while greeting the El Al flight arriving from Nepal on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
 

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

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One last Israeli is yet to be accounted for in Nepal as search and rescue teams continue to pick up stranded, scared Israeli trekkers.

Israeli rescue volunteers confer with Chabad emissary in Kathmandu, Rabbi Chezki Lifshitz.
 

Posted on: April 28th, 2015

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The death toll continues to rise following earthquakes in Nepal as rescue workers fight the clock.

Israeli soldiers from the Home Front Command seen during preparations before boarding a plane to aid in Nepal after a massive earthquake yesterday killed thousands.
 

Posted on: April 26th, 2015

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The first group of rescued Israelis from Nepal are to arrive home on an IAF airlift in the wee hours of Monday with 3 premature babies.

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Children are asleep at last as adults in the Chabad House continue to deal with the crisis in Nepal.
 

Posted on: April 26th, 2015

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Chabad co-emissary Chani Lifshiftz says "hundreds of Israelis" arrive safely at the Chabad House after deadly quake in Nepal.

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Posted on: April 22nd, 2015

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A mid-air crisis when a United Express flight from Chicago is forced to make an emergency landing in Buffalo.

Israelis sunbathe on the beach in Tel Aviv .
 

Posted on: April 21st, 2015

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Tel Aviv beaches officially opened on Tuesday under the supervision of life guards and with the city distributing chess and checker board games for the beach crowd. There even will be a portable library for readers, and wireless Internet is available. Tel Aviv expects 9 million visitors before the official season ends on October 12. […]

Turkish Airlines flight on the runway.
 

Posted on: April 19th, 2015

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Newly-trained pilots at Turkish Airlines are being urged to marry in order to avoid tragedies in the air.

 

Posted on: April 8th, 2015

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A small plane departing for Russia burst into flames just before takeoff at noon Wednesday at Ben Gurion Intl Airport.

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Posted on: April 3rd, 2015

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The Tourism Ministry is expecting about 130,000 visitors in Israel over the period of Passover and the Christian Holy Week. About 20 direct flights are expected in Ovdah airport in the Negev, bringing tourists from France, Russia and Britain to celebrate the Passover holidays in Eilat. Tourism in Israel is experiencing an uplift since the […]

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Mount Hermon cable lift to the top of the mountain.
 

Posted on: March 27th, 2015

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While there's not much snow left, there are bike trails, hiking trails and extreme mountain sleds.

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Lufthansa A320 aircraft in flight (illustrative only)
 

Posted on: March 25th, 2015

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Israel's foreign ministry is checking reports there was one Israeli citizen aboard a Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps Tuesday.

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