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Good News Friday

It’s time for another Good News Friday installment and I apologize for publishing so close to Shabbat. My first item for this week is all about Israeli researchers who have engineered a heart of gold – literally! Scientists at Tel … Continue reading

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Israel’s natural gas receiving buoy goes online

Here is some more excellent news to brighten up our week: last week it was reported that Israel Natural Gas Lines (INGL) had completed construction of a marine liquefied natural gas receiving buoy and would begin receiving natural gas immediately: … Continue reading

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Israel consolidates its regional alliances

A couple of events this past week demonstrate how Israel is strengthening its alliances in the Mediterranean basin. The Israeli Air Force announced that it will be buying its new training jets from Italy, upsetting contender South Korea in the … Continue reading

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Turkey’s natural gas supply fails temporarily; Israel discovers more offshore gas fields

Two parallel news items appeared in the last couple of days, and it occurs to me that if only the current political constellation in the Middle East were somewhat different, Israel could come to the rescue of Turkey. Today’s Zaman … Continue reading

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Israel’s natural gas finds – a game changer

Recently I came across a fascinating article, “Israeli Natural Gas – a Game Changer” –  which analyses the ramifications of the natural gas finds off Israel’s Mediterranean coast. For a pleasant change regarding news about Israel, the writer (Dr. Michael … Continue reading

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