Floods

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Watch: Students rescued from flooded school

Watch: Students rescued from flooded school

Students staff, pulled out of school cut off by floods near Ashdod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2020 16:28
Rabbi Peretz: Nahariya drowning victim was a hero

Rabbi Peretz: Nahariya drowning victim was a hero

Education Minister eulogizes Moti Ben Shabbat who drowned as he tried to rescue residents of Nahariya from floods.Hezki Baruch, 09/01/2020 04:00
Man who drowned trying to rescue family identified

Man who drowned trying to rescue family identified

Motti Ben Shabbat drowns after attempting to rescue his family from floods in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2020 18:59
Man drowns attempting to rescue others from floods

Man drowns attempting to rescue others from floods

32-year-old swept away while attempting to save others from floods in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2020 16:01
Floods sweep away graves at Beirut's only Jewish cemetery

Floods sweep away graves at Beirut's only Jewish cemetery

Floodwater destroys retaining wall at the graveyard in the Ras al-Nabaa district of Beirut, sweeping away entire graves.AFP, 26/12/2019 16:12
Winter returns, police warn of floods

Winter returns, police warn of floods

Rains to begin this morning, decreasing on Saturday. Police warn of floods in south and east.Mordechai Sones, 22/11/2018 11:44
IDF helps rescue Jordanian children trapped by flood

IDF helps rescue Jordanian children trapped by flood

Israeli Air Force assisting in rescue of children trapped in Jordanian bus by flood waters after request by Jordanian government.Gary Willig, 25/10/2018 20:15
Jewish community in India mostly unaffected by deadly floods

Jewish community in India mostly unaffected by deadly floods

At least 324 people killed in flooding in southern Indian state of Kerala in what local officials call worst flooding in 100 years.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 21/08/2018 22:57
Floods kill two children in Hevron

Floods kill two children in Hevron

Children in PA-controlled sector of Hevron killed in flood hours after 10 Israeli teens killed in flash flood.David Rosenberg, 27/04/2018 14:53
13 killed as tornado hits southern US

13 killed as tornado hits southern US

Tornado sweeps across south and midwest US, killing 13 and leaving dozens more injured.Chana Roberts, 01/05/2017 08:13
Haifa flood victim's identity released

Haifa flood victim's identity released

The 74-year-old man who died Tuesday as a result of flooding in Haifa was retired Egged worker Joseph Kilinski.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2016 18:03
Jewish groups mobilize to aid flood victims

Jewish groups mobilize to aid flood victims

Baton Rouge's small Jewish community focusing on helping flood victims.Ben Sales, 24/08/2016 01:48
Federations open fund drive for Louisiana victims

Federations open fund drive for Louisiana victims

North America's Jewish federations seeking donations to assist in providing relief to victims of flooding in southern Louisiana.JTA, 22/08/2016 05:24
Macedonia's Jewish community helps flood victims

Macedonia's Jewish community helps flood victims

Members of the tiny Jewish community of Macedonia distribute aid packages to victims of deadly floods.JTA, 22/08/2016 05:10
31 trapped by floodwaters

31 trapped by floodwaters

Group of 16 teens hiking in the Arava get stuck by floods amid stormy weather, on its way rescue unit finds another 15 hikers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2016 14:13
Watch: Israelis help flood-stricken English city

Watch: Israelis help flood-stricken English city

IsraAid agency praised by local residents, officials for 'heartwarming' effort, flying thousands of miles to help Yorkshire.Ari Soffer, 10/01/2016 17:14
Israeli aid agency helps UK flood victims

Israeli aid agency helps UK flood victims

Four IsraAID volunteers travel to Leeds to begin repairing homes and distributing food to victims of devastating floods in the area.Cynthia Blank, 05/01/2016 22:00
Synagogue Members' Homes Damaged in Houston Flood

Synagogue Members' Homes Damaged in Houston Flood

Local and nationwide Jewish organizations are raising funds for the flood-bashed Jewish community of Houston.Hillel Fendel, 29/05/2015 00:12
Workers Struck by Lightning as Thunderstorms Rage

Workers Struck by Lightning as Thunderstorms Rage

Heavy rainfall, lightning causes traffic issues nationwide, fire in Elkana; flash flood warnings in effect as winter in full swing.Tova Dvorin, 16/11/2014 08:42
Tikkun Olam

Tikkun Olam

It took ten generations for G-d's purpose to be clear. Moshe Kempinski, 23/10/2014 08:32
PM Offers Israeli Help to Flood-Plagued Serbia

PM Offers Israeli Help to Flood-Plagued Serbia

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyah offered Israeli help to the government of Serbia, as the country suffers from major floods.Moshe Cohen, 18/05/2014 17:54
Photos: The 'Other' Storm - Israel's Floods

Photos: The 'Other' Storm - Israel's Floods

Flooding hits Tel Aviv, Gaza, Negev hard over the weekend as snow begins to subside in Jerusalem. Israel aiding Gaza.Tova Dvorin, 15/12/2013 09:18
Video: Visit to Sharon Town, One Week After Flood

Video: Visit to Sharon Town, One Week After Flood

Israel National Radio host Josh Haste visited the Sharon town of Bat Hefer, one week after many homes in the town were flooded., 22/01/2013 04:12
New Photos of Hadera Flood

New Photos of Hadera Flood

Police photos show flooding in central Israel from the air.Arutz sheva staff, 09/01/2013 14:57
Storm Claims 2 Victims, Snow Reaches Jerusalem

Storm Claims 2 Victims, Snow Reaches Jerusalem

The heavy rains led to the drowning deaths of two women in Samaria. In Hevron, snow begins to pile up. First flakes in Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 09/01/2013 10:48
Stormy Night: Dozens of Rescues, Hundreds Trapped

Stormy Night: Dozens of Rescues, Hundreds Trapped

Hundreds of people were trapped overnight due to a flood in Bat Hefer. Rescuers saved dozens from flooded houses, cars.Maayana Miskin, 09/01/2013 08:11
Photos: Heavy Rain Nationwide

Photos: Heavy Rain Nationwide

Israel is flooded with welcome rains, which are also causing accidents and power outages. Arutz Sheva's readers sent in photos.Arutz Sheva, 08/01/2013 12:23
Photos: Sandy Leaves Behind the Bill: $50 Billion

Photos: Sandy Leaves Behind the Bill: $50 Billion

Frankenstorm Sandy’s tab for her two-day visit may reach $50 billion. Flights resume between Israel and New York. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/10/2012 14:36
Deadly Weather Kills Nearly 200 in US and Russia

Deadly Weather Kills Nearly 200 in US and Russia

A deadly heat wave kills at least 30 people in the US, and 144 people die in flash floods in Russia. Flood warnings posted in Britain.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 08/07/2012 10:26
Rainwater Floods Modiin Shopping Center

Rainwater Floods Modiin Shopping Center

Police evacuated hundreds of shoppers from the Azrieli shopping center in Modi'in Tuesday after rain water flooded the building.Gil Ronen, 15/11/2011 11:50