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  Av 3, 5767 , 18/07/07

Dead Sea Level Down 15 Cm.

The water level of the Dead Sea has gone down by 15 cm. in the past month and is now 420 meters below sea level.

Kibbutz Ein Gedi, which carried out the measurement, told the press that the Dead Sea has receded by almost 1.20 meters this year alone.

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