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One-year-old drowns in bucket of paint

Infant who drowned in bucket of paint named as Avraham Saadia, 15 months.

One-year-old drowns in bucket of paint

22 drownings since beginning of bathing season

Summer bathing season: 135 drowning and near-drowning incidents across Israel - including 15 over the weekend.

22 drownings since beginning of bathing season

Number of drownings drops by 26% in 2019

Thirteen children died in drownings this summer, child safety organization Beterem says.

Number of drownings drops by 26% in 2019

Israeli who drowned in Sinai identified

Yonatan Feld, 82, identified as man who drowned while diving in Dahab, Sinai.

Israeli who drowned in Sinai identified

'Don't take your eyes off your children'

Pediatric ER doctor tells parents the simple secret to preventing drownings.

'Don't take your eyes off your children'

Number of summer drownings reaches nearly 50

Magen David Adom urges public to listen to lifeguards, take safety precautions.

Number of summer drownings reaches nearly 50

Near-drowning victims at higher risk of kidney injury

Rambam Hospital physicians discover causes of kidney injury in near-drowning victims.

Near-drowning victims at higher risk of kidney injury

'It's the blackest summer I can remember'

Pediatric doctor from Tel Aviv hospital begs parents to watch their children. 'I'm the one who unplugs the machine and holds your hand.'

'It's the blackest summer I can remember'

Infant who nearly drowned in bucket dies

A week after near-drowning, doctors forced to declare infant's death.

Infant who nearly drowned in bucket dies

Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

47-year-old man drowns in ritual bath just days before son's bar mitzvah celebration.

Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Elderly man declared dead on Haifa beach after being pulled from water.

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Near-drowning victim dies

Hospital unable to save girl who arrived in critical condition after nearly drowning in Kinneret.

Near-drowning victim diesplayer

Search underway for 2 people swept up in Kinneret

21-year-old and 17-year-old float away on sea mattresses at Kinneret's Lebanon Beach. Police scouring water and beaches.

Search underway for 2 people swept up in Kinneret

38 fatal drownings during swimming season

MDA releases figures on emergency calls to beaches, pools: 217 drownings, 38 of which were fatal.

38 fatal drownings since opening of swimming season

Toddler drowns in Rishon LeTzion pool

Two-year old dies after attempts to resuscitate him fail.

Toddler drowns in Rishon LeTzion pool

Report: Some 3,000 Palestinians Killed in Syria

Palestinian Authority officials have yet to comment on the nearly 3,000 Palestinians killed in Syria in recent years.

Report: 3,000 Palestinians Killed in Syria, No ICC Investigation

Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

As swim season closes, data shows drowning deaths back up in 2013.

Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

Man Drowns in Attempted Rescue

A man in his 50s has died while trying to swim to save a family member in trouble.

Man Drowns in Attempted Rescue

As Knesset Discusses Drownings, Two More Drown

After five people drowned off Israel's shores last weekend, the Knesset discussed shore safety - as two more people drowned

As Knesset Discusses Drownings, Two More Drown