Daily Archives: 16 August 2011

Birds of a feather flock together over Israel

My title is not cynical or ironic for a change. This post is literally about the birds.   Did you know that Israel is a bird-lover’s paradise?  Every year hundreds of thousands of birds migrate through flight paths over Israel, … Continue reading

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Ariel construction plans draw US “concern”, illegal Arab construction ignored

After seven lean years of almost no new construction in the major Shomron (Samaria) city of Ariel, plus much too little construction in Jerusalem and elsewhere: The Interior Ministry’s Planning and Construction Committee has approved the building of 277 new … Continue reading

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