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Dozens of African Hebrews up for deportation

Dozens of African Hebrews up for deportation

Families of African Hebrews mostly from Dimona have been given upwards of 50 days to leave the country, sparking debate.ILTV, 28/04/2021 14:58
Man, 35, in serious condition after shooting in Dimona

Man, 35, in serious condition after shooting in Dimona

Police investigating whether shooting was assassination attempt, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 11:25
Construction spotted at Dimona: 'Last-resort capability?'

Construction spotted at Dimona: 'Last-resort capability?'

With Israel's undeclared nuclear facility in Dimona aging badly, could the Jewish State be modernizing its 'last-resort capabilities?'i24NEWS, 25/02/2021 21:15
Excavation uncovers: Prehistoric migration route from Africa passed through Dimona

Excavation uncovers: Prehistoric migration route from Africa passed through Dimona

Evidence of the path of modern humans leaving Africa 100,000 years ago discovered in Dimona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 14:00
4-year-old in critical condition after being forgotten in car

4-year-old in critical condition after being forgotten in car

Paramedics perform CPR on child found unconscious with heat stroke after being forgotten in car in Dimona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2020 20:21
Housing Min. Litzman to encourage purchase in periphery and development towns?

Housing Min. Litzman to encourage purchase in periphery and development towns?

Min. Yaakov Litzman examining possibility of encouraging haredim to move to Dimona, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2020 09:30
60-year-old man dies of heatstroke in southern Israel

60-year-old man dies of heatstroke in southern Israel

As heatwave scorches Israel, 60-year-old man dies of heatstroke in southern Israeli town of Dimona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2020 21:17
Rivlin in Dimona: 'A city where dreams come true'

Rivlin in Dimona: 'A city where dreams come true'

President Rivlin visits Dimona and the settlement established by the Ayalim Association near the city. "The whole country looks to Dimona.”Hezki Baruch, 16/10/2019 18:19
3rd complaint filed against daycare provider in southern Israel

3rd complaint filed against daycare provider in southern Israel

Parents complain of abuse, negligence, in supervised, subsidized Na'amat daycare. Na'amat: 'We will not tolerate violence.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2019 12:42
Bedouin arrested for attempted arson in Dimona

Bedouin arrested for attempted arson in Dimona

Police arrest 25-year-old arson suspect, open investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 14:14
'The Torah should dwell in the most worthy place'

'The Torah should dwell in the most worthy place'

Dimona's high school yeshiva educates students to love their neighbor, their country, and the Torah. 'The yeshiva lights up the city'With the Dimona Yeshiva, 07/05/2018 22:58
'The US stopped coddling the PA and it's driving Abbas crazy'

'The US stopped coddling the PA and it's driving Abbas crazy'

Prime Minister speaks out after PA chief calls US ambassador 'a son of a dog', says US no longer tolerating PA behavior. 'PA is in shock'.David Rosenberg, 20/03/2018 15:45
Missionaries building large center in Ashdod

Missionaries building large center in Ashdod

Christian missionaries in Israel's south mislead local residents, plan new center to expand activities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2018 09:51
Dimona mayor to give 101 acres to illegal Bedouin community

Dimona mayor to give 101 acres to illegal Bedouin community

Dimona mayor forces local coalition to vote in favor of handing city land to neighboring Arabs, ignores wishes of local residents.Chana Roberts, 14/08/2017 09:15
Haifa Chemicals workers place Dimona under 'protest siege'

Haifa Chemicals workers place Dimona under 'protest siege'

Haifa Chemicals workers protest emptying of ammonia tank, fear they'll lose jobs.Chana Roberts, 19/03/2017 08:04
'Netanyahu promised to stop Shabbat desecrators'

'Netanyahu promised to stop Shabbat desecrators'

MK Gafni interviewed today over his efforts to bring shabbat work projects to a close: I hope the Prime Minister wil make good on his word.Michal Levi, 24/08/2016 11:47
Bromine leak feared following train collision

Bromine leak feared following train collision

One person injured in collision between two trains near Dimona. Due to bromine leak, residents asked to stay indoor.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 14/03/2016 23:40
Jewish Stabber Sent to Psychiatric Observation

Jewish Stabber Sent to Psychiatric Observation

Court says minor who stabbed Arab workers in Dimona last week was likely in a psychotic state at the time of the attack.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 15/10/2015 16:23
Netanyahu Vows Crackdown on Violence From Any Side

Netanyahu Vows Crackdown on Violence From Any Side

Hours after Dimona revenge stabbing, PM vows to use the full extent of the law against lawbreakers - Jew or Arab.Tova Dvorin, 09/10/2015 12:08
Jewish Home MKs Warn Against Revenge Attacks

Jewish Home MKs Warn Against Revenge Attacks

Elected officials call on Jews not to take law into their own hands despite rampant stabbings, firebomb attacks.Tova Dvorin, 09/10/2015 11:44
Four Arabs Stabbed in Dimona

Four Arabs Stabbed in Dimona

Three illegal workers and one municipal worker stabbed in suspected revenge attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2015 10:36
IAEA Shoots Down Arab Call for Israel Inspections

IAEA Shoots Down Arab Call for Israel Inspections

Arab move led by Egypt to inspect Dimona nuclear reactor defeated; Netanyahu: 'no place for this debate as Iran arms itself with nuke.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2015 20:18
Four Soldiers Wounded as Hummer Flips

Four Soldiers Wounded as Hummer Flips

Overnight training exercise near Dimona marred by overturned hummer, as soldiers flown by helicopter to hospital.Kobi Finkler, 24/06/2015 14:20
Nuclear War and Nuclear Peace: Israel's strategic options

Nuclear War and Nuclear Peace: Israel's strategic options

Failed diplomatic negotiations between Iran and the so-called P5-plus-1 countries will allow Iran to become a nuclear weapons state. Israel will have to reassess its immediate and long-term survival options.Prof. Louis René Beres, 16/06/2015 08:49
Why US State Declassified the Report on Israel’s Nuclear Capabilities

Why US State Declassified the Report on Israel’s Nuclear Capabilities

Israel’s foremost enemy is the US State Department. The presidents and politicians, are just the summer help to State. Lee Kaplan, 31/03/2015 12:32
Spiritual Leader of Israeli 'Black Hebrews' Dies

Spiritual Leader of Israeli 'Black Hebrews' Dies

Founder of the African Hebrew Israelite movement dies of unknown causes, aged 75.Tova Dvorin, 28/12/2014 10:39
Vanunu Asks High Court to Let Him to Leave Israel

Vanunu Asks High Court to Let Him to Leave Israel

Convicted nuclear whistleblower claims he is no longer a threat to state security - state attorneys disagree.Uzi Baruch and Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2013 21:46
Can Nuclear Israel Forbid Iran from Having Nukes?

Can Nuclear Israel Forbid Iran from Having Nukes?

Does Israel have the right to pan Iran's nuclear ambitions if Israel itself has a nuclear facility?Dr. Avi Perry, 27/11/2013 12:28
Arab States to Single Out Israeli Nuclear Program

Arab States to Single Out Israeli Nuclear Program

Arab League representative insists resolution demanding Israel join nuclear non-proliferation treaty will be tabled for Friday vote.Ari Soffer, 20/09/2013 13:07
Panel to Consider Compensation for Nuclear Workers

Panel to Consider Compensation for Nuclear Workers

New committee will recommend how the state can compensate nuclear workers who contracted malignancies.David Lev, 07/04/2013 17:03
Home Front Earthquake Drill Next Week

Home Front Earthquake Drill Next Week

Home Front is planning a huge earthquake drill that assumes mass casualties of 7,000 dead, 70,000 wounded.Scott Krane, 11/10/2012 19:32
Iran: Think Tank Reports It Can Bomb Dimona

Iran: Think Tank Reports It Can Bomb Dimona

Iranian media says a US think tank reports Tehran can hit Israel’s nuclear reactor in Dimona without drawing the United States into a war. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/10/2012 12:52
Torah Scroll in Nuclear Reactor ‘Protects Us’

Torah Scroll in Nuclear Reactor ‘Protects Us’

The first Torah scroll for the Dimona nuclear reactor is being dedicated Tuesday, along with a new synagogue, replacing a bomb shelter. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/10/2012 10:53
Israel's Nuclear Doctrine: Ambiguity or Openness?

Israel's Nuclear Doctrine: Ambiguity or Openness?

Jerusalem must always prevent a rational aggressor from deciding to strike first.Prof. Louis René Beres , 04/09/2012 01:45
Agent Who Nabbed Vanunu Killed in Accident

Agent Who Nabbed Vanunu Killed in Accident

Giora Weiss-Tzahor, 70, who headed operation to locate rogue nuke spy, died in a bicycle accident.Gil Ronen, 17/07/2012 11:44
Dimona Workers End Sanctions

Dimona Workers End Sanctions

After 2 days of work sanctions, workers at the Dimona nuclear plant agreed to return to their jobs, after top officials cited risk to the plant.David Lev, 29/06/2011 02:12
Dimona in Arab Crosshairs

Dimona in Arab Crosshairs

Arab ministers attending next weeks IAEA conference are expected to press for more safety protocols with special attention on the Mideast, Israel.Gabe Kahn., 17/06/2011 14:03
Iran: Dimona in the Crosshairs

Iran: Dimona in the Crosshairs

Unnamed Revolutionary Guards officer says Israeli nuclear power plant will be targeted if Iran is attacked, no matter who the attacker is.Gil Ronen, 26/08/2010 19:23
Israeli Camp, Anglo Counselors

Israeli Camp, Anglo Counselors

YU Center for Jewish Future's camp in Dimona brings together Israeli youth and students from abroad. Language is no barrier.Yoni Kempinski, 04/08/2010 18:18
Weight Loss Reverses Stroke Risk

Weight Loss Reverses Stroke Risk

Living the sunny Mediterranean lifestyle in Israel is a healthier way to keep one's arteries limber for longer, according to a new studyHana Levi Julian, 04/03/2010 16:24
BGU to Teach Nuclear Engineering

BGU to Teach Nuclear Engineering

Ben Gurion University is partnering with the Israel Electric Company and the Dimona nuclear plant to add a nuclear engineering program.Hana Levi Julian, 03/03/2010 17:38
Boos for Swedish Reporter’s Host

Boos for Swedish Reporter’s Host

Protesters at the appearance of the Swedish “blood libel” journalist” at a media conference said the host would agree “to sit with the devil.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 02/11/2009 13:28
'Organs Libel' Writer in Israel

'Organs Libel' Writer in Israel

Swedish 'Organs Libel' journalist Bostrom is greeted with jeers; Dimona Conference loses funding for allowing him to speak.Maayana Miskin, 01/11/2009 13:29