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Greens Seek to Stymie New Jerusalem Suburb

Greens Seek to Stymie New Jerusalem Suburb

Environmental groups filed petitions against construction of a new city, to be located in the hills between Beit Shemesh and Jerusalem.Moshe Cohen, 16/04/2015 13:38
Likud Candidate Accused of 'Environmental Crimes'

Likud Candidate Accused of 'Environmental Crimes'

The number 18 candidate for the Knesset on the Likud list has been accused of serious pollution offenses.Moshe Cohen, 01/03/2015 20:55
Activists: Eilat Oil Leak 'Environmental Disaster'

Activists: Eilat Oil Leak 'Environmental Disaster'

Environmental activists have declared an “environmental disaster” in Israel's Arava desert, after a major oil pipeline leak.Yaakov Levi, 04/12/2014 09:24
Israel, PA Work Can Together - for the Environment

Israel, PA Work Can Together - for the Environment

Ministerial delegations meet over waste treatment, water and air pollution. Peretz: We can only benefit by working together.Tova Dvorin, 21/02/2014 07:53
Workers: Arabs Promoted 'Palestine' on Trip

Workers: Arabs Promoted 'Palestine' on Trip

An Environment Ministry "roots trip” to Hungary workers turned into a propaganda coup for two Arabs on the trip, Jewish witnesses saidDavid Lev, 07/07/2013 16:42
Peretz: Ammonia Plant Will be Gone from Haifa

Peretz: Ammonia Plant Will be Gone from Haifa

"We must not accept the continued existence of the ammonia container in Haifa Bay," says Environment Minister Amir Peretz.Elad Benari, 19/04/2013 04:12
Leave Bodyguards Behind, Qatar Tells Minister

Leave Bodyguards Behind, Qatar Tells Minister

Environment Minister Erdan may have to skip Climate Conference because Shin Bet won't let him go.Gil Ronen, 28/08/2012 10:34
Pungent Chemical Smell Alarms Gush Dan Residents

Pungent Chemical Smell Alarms Gush Dan Residents

Home Front Command reports source of smell drilling off coast of Ashdod; environment officials: gas concentrations 'negligible'Gabe Kahn, 03/05/2012 14:50