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Smotrich explains plan for Galilee

Smotrich explains plan for Galilee

Religious Zionism has plans that can be realized in less than a single term of government.Shlomo Witty, 11/03/2021 19:42
Warning sirens sounded in northern Israel

Warning sirens sounded in northern Israel

Residents of Western Galilee report hearing warning sirens, air activity. IDF: False alarm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2020 09:06
3 children saved from sinking raft on the Kinneret

3 children saved from sinking raft on the Kinneret

Rescue teams save three children who got lost, were found in a sinking rubber raft two miles from the shore.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 14:41
The land of Israel is the hope of the free world

The land of Israel is the hope of the free world

If not for Israel, Iran would extend its influence to the Mediterranean. Imagine the consequences for the entire Western civilization.Giulio Meotti, Israel, 22/05/2020 10:26
Remembering a one-armed Zionist hero

Remembering a one-armed Zionist hero

A timely reminder, as Trumpeldor's yahrzeit falls this Shabbat, that our country comes first. Moshe Phillips, 06/03/2020 15:59
1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting in the north

1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting in the north

39-year-old man killed, young man seriously wounded in shooting in the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2019 15:23
Stake your claim in The Holy Land: Buy a Piece Of Israel

Stake your claim in The Holy Land: Buy a Piece Of Israel

Strengthen Jewish sovereignty in The Galilee while observing more Mitzvot., 26/11/2019 22:07
New culinary school to offer four-year accredited program

New culinary school to offer four-year accredited program

Chef Michael Solomonov is helping to build a culinary school in Israel.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 09/11/2019 23:24
Arson terror comes to northern Israel

Arson terror comes to northern Israel

Hezbollah terrorists in Lebanon set fire near border, causing firefighters to evacuate Israeli town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2019 20:58
Watch: Dramatic rescue in the Galilee

Watch: Dramatic rescue in the Galilee

Police rescue two people from sinking boat in the middle of the Kinneret (Sea of Galilee).Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2019 18:35
It's official: Upper Nazareth to be renamed

It's official: Upper Nazareth to be renamed

Residents of the city of Upper Nazareth vote in favor of changing its name to Nof HaGalil.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/06/2019 20:12
Nasrallah threatens to invade the Galilee

Nasrallah threatens to invade the Galilee

Hezbollah leader: Israeli units that will enter southern Lebanon will be annihilated.Elad Benari, 03/05/2019 06:39
Rare find: Coin with image of emperor who abolished Sanhedrin

Rare find: Coin with image of emperor who abolished Sanhedrin

Students find a 1,600-year-old coin with the likeness of Byzantine Emperor Theodosius II, a first of its kind to be discovered in Israel.Sara Rubenstein, 19/04/2019 08:59
'500,000 Jews in the Galilee, 1 million in the Negev'

'500,000 Jews in the Galilee, 1 million in the Negev'

JNF chairman explains organization's growth and activities since its founding 118 years ago.Eliran Aharon, 18/04/2019 15:49
New report: Jewish hold on Galilee weakening

New report: Jewish hold on Galilee weakening

Report finds anti-Zionist groups, aiming to erase Israel's status as "Jewish State," are encouraging Arabs to move into Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2019 13:05
Hezbollah: We can conquer the Galilee

Hezbollah: We can conquer the Galilee

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah says Israel is afraid to enter Lebanon, but admits Hezbollah can invade the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2019 20:44
Hundreds at funeral of soldier killed in training accident

Hundreds at funeral of soldier killed in training accident

Sergeant Evyatar Yosefi, who was killed during a training accident in the Galilee, laid to rest at Kiryat Shaul military cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2019 23:38
Israeli teen's murdered body found in dumpster

Israeli teen's murdered body found in dumpster

16-year-old girl from northern Israel found dead in garbage dumpster three days after she disappeared on way to birthday party.David Rosenberg, 27/11/2018 14:44
'We will invest in the Galilee as we invested in the Negev'

'We will invest in the Galilee as we invested in the Negev'

PM says social-economic gaps in Israel narrowing, Israeli government will work for benefit of all citizens 'without exception.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2018 17:35
Sirens in northern Israel result of Syrian infighting

Sirens in northern Israel result of Syrian infighting

Air raid sirens sound in northern Israel, Patriot missile fired from Tzfat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2018 10:51
Hiking with strollers in the beautiful Galilee

Hiking with strollers in the beautiful Galilee

Many are put off going on a family hike when the children are small, worrying that the stroller will not fit through.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2018 20:41
Israel approves $30 million plan to counter 5-year drought

Israel approves $30 million plan to counter 5-year drought

Plan would include pumping of desalinated water into Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) to replenish Israel's reservoir.JTA, 10/06/2018 22:09
Agricultural terror rages: Where is the government?

Agricultural terror rages: Where is the government?

Head of Israel Farmers Association laments failure to act after repeated acts of vandalism against agricultural equipment and land in north.Shimon Cohen, 09/04/2018 02:12
Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Despite political tensions over issues of religion and state, haredi NGO highlights bond between religious, secular in Galilee town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2018 18:34
Hiking the Holy Land:Manara and the Galilee Panhandle

Hiking the Holy Land:Manara and the Galilee Panhandle

Hobby-hiker Yitzchak Miskin travelled to Manara and the Galilee Panhandle and discovered that Manara is not just a Lebanese border kibbutz but is home to some of Israel's greatest natural wonders.  Yitzchak Miskin, 20/12/2017 10:08
INTO THE FRAY: But for the grace of God:  Iran in Syria

INTO THE FRAY: But for the grace of God: Iran in Syria

Only by resisting concessions on the Golan, did Israel prevent deployment of Iran on the fringes of the Galilee; only by resisting territorial concessions in the “West Bank” can Israel prevent them from deploying on the fringes of Greater Tel Aviv.Dr. Martin Sherman, 24/11/2017 15:54
Man dies in fall from Galilee cliff

Man dies in fall from Galilee cliff

Second death in less than 24 hours in Galilee, after man dies in zip-line accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2017 17:58
Five injured in car accident in northern Israel

Five injured in car accident in northern Israel

Galilee accident leaves five injured near village of Shaab. Two of injured are in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2017 11:33
Watch: Family of 18 extracted from Galilee stream

Watch: Family of 18 extracted from Galilee stream

Family gets lost in Amud Wadi, rescue workers guide them out and run off to find two lost men.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2017 13:15
Rare chalkstone vessel workshop discovered in Israel's north

Rare chalkstone vessel workshop discovered in Israel's north

Excavations in Galilee reveal 2,000 year-old stone vessel quarry and production center, vessels 'highlight pivotal role of ritual purity.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2017 11:16
Family vacation tragedy: Third family member dies after crash

Family vacation tragedy: Third family member dies after crash

12-year old girl succumbs to her injuries after her father, brother die in collision with truck in northern Israel.David Rosenberg, 18/07/2017 10:37
'We need to save the Kinneret'

'We need to save the Kinneret'

Water Authority warns about unprecedented water shortage in Israel's primary reservoir. 'Since 1920 we've never seen anything like this.'Benny Toker, 06/06/2017 08:09
Suspected murder in northern Israel

Suspected murder in northern Israel

Man in his mid-50s found dead, with signs of violence on his body in western Galilee.Orly Harari, 25/04/2017 12:02
'Your business is national pride'

'Your business is national pride'

President Rivlin meets Galilee Medical Center staff, says treating Syrian victims is a 'business of national pride.'Chana Roberts, 10/04/2017 07:42
Woman murdered in northern Israel

Woman murdered in northern Israel

Woman in her mid 30s shot and killed while driving in the Galilee.Reut Hadar, 03/04/2017 12:02
Important archaeological discovery made in the Galilee

Important archaeological discovery made in the Galilee

Archaeologists find rare and mysterious ancient dolmen decorated with ancient rock art, researchers say first in Middle EastArutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2017 09:33
Spectacular stalagmite cave discovered in Galilee

Spectacular stalagmite cave discovered in Galilee

A remarkable stalagmite cave was discovered in the Galilee including a large range of stalagmites, stalagtites and rare corals.Orly Harari., 25/01/2017 22:38
Israeli farmers thankful for winter storms

Israeli farmers thankful for winter storms

Israeli farmers hope winter continues to be rainy, glad rain doesn't depend on Israeli government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2016 12:15
Fires rage in Nataf, Zichron Yaakov and Galilee region

Fires rage in Nataf, Zichron Yaakov and Galilee region

Forest fires and brushfires continued to blaze in various regions of Israel. Residents of Zichron Yaakov, Nataf and Dolev were evacuated.Yoel Domb, 23/11/2016 15:04
Galilee residents protest desalination plant plans

Galilee residents protest desalination plant plans

Backed by experts – and a giant Sukkah - residents take on the Water Authority's decision to build Israel's 7th desalination plant.Hillel Fendel, 06/11/2016 20:33
2,000 year-old stone factory revealed in Galilee

2,000 year-old stone factory revealed in Galilee

An ancient Jewish “Stone Age”? Ariel University unearths a 2,000 year-old stone vessel production center in the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2016 10:35
Watch: IDF trains in "Steel Formation"

Watch: IDF trains in "Steel Formation"

The IDF ran the "Steel Formation" divisional training exercise this week in the Galilee. Brig. General Amir Abulafia commanded the exercise.Kobi Finkler, 11/08/2016 15:33
Palestinian Authority TV: Galilee is 'Palestine'

Palestinian Authority TV: Galilee is 'Palestine'

Official PA TV teaches children that Galilee is part of Palestine.David Rosenberg, 15/06/2016 18:47
Watch: Israel's mounted police officers in action

Watch: Israel's mounted police officers in action

Students join Israel Police for real time riot control exercise in the Galilee.Ari Soffer, 01/02/2016 10:50
101-year-old man dies of hypothermia

101-year-old man dies of hypothermia

By time elderly man reached hospital, he was in critical condition and had body temperature of 30.7 Celsius (87.7 Fahrenheit).Orli Harari, 30/01/2016 20:17
Life continues in Galilee despite Hezbollah threat

Life continues in Galilee despite Hezbollah threat

Upper Galilee Regional Council Head, in special interview, reveals how residents balance security concerns with life as usual.Benny Tucker, 25/12/2015 10:56
IAF responds to rocket fire from Lebanon

IAF responds to rocket fire from Lebanon

Three rockets fired into western Galilee; none injured; IAF strikes southern Lebanon in response.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2015 19:42
Arab Thieves Damage Ancient Church Mosaic

Arab Thieves Damage Ancient Church Mosaic

Several Galilee Arabs were arrested after they were caught trying to dismantle a sixth-century mosaic floor from an ancient church.Moshe Cohen, 07/09/2015 18:23
Joint Jewish-Arab Art Museum Opens in Galilee

Joint Jewish-Arab Art Museum Opens in Galilee

Art museum aims to transcend politics and national differences amidst height of conflict over art and censure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2015 17:57
A Harvard Student Breaks Ranks and Falls in Love with Israel

A Harvard Student Breaks Ranks and Falls in Love with Israel

Oliver Marjot came to Israel for ten days to see its arrogance and oppression for himself. It did not turn out quite that way. David Singer, 16/06/2015 19:25
Have You Seen This Dog? If So, See Doctors ASAP

Have You Seen This Dog? If So, See Doctors ASAP

Ministry of Health urges Israelis who visited Meron this month who came in contact with this dog to be checked for rabies immediately.Benny Toker, 22/05/2015 13:26
Hezbollah: We'll Apply War Plan in Syria to Israel

Hezbollah: We'll Apply War Plan in Syria to Israel

Hezbollah officials say battle against Syrian rebels in Qalamoun a dress rehearsal for next war with Israel.Ari Soffer, 21/05/2015 14:27
Youth Tells of 'Miraculous' Rescue from Arab Lynch

Youth Tells of 'Miraculous' Rescue from Arab Lynch

Yonatan Athlan and his friends were waylaid by Arabs who attempted to kill them. Photos show what remains of his 2006 Chevy Optra.Moshe Cohen, 12/04/2015 18:19
Nasrallah Admits Hezbollah No Match for Israel

Nasrallah Admits Hezbollah No Match for Israel

In remarkable interview with Syrian state TV, Hezbollah chief says his group can't take on Israel alone, as it struggles on multiple fronts.Ari Soffer, 12/04/2015 16:00
IDF: Security Situation in the Galilee Calmed

IDF: Security Situation in the Galilee Calmed

Residents of Rehes Ramim told to stay indoors as IDF scan for infiltrators; IDF says threat has been neutralized.Tova Dvorin, 21/01/2015 18:45
ISIS Cell Busted in Israel

ISIS Cell Busted in Israel

Seven Israeli Arabs arrested for forming ISIS affiliate in the north, prepared terror attack in ISIS's name against IDF, Druze.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 18/01/2015 13:50
Watch: IDF Prepares for Hezbollah's 'Invasion'

Watch: IDF Prepares for Hezbollah's 'Invasion'

The same day Nasrallah threatens to conquer the Galilee, IDF Artillery Corps drills on Golan to turn Lebanese terrorists into cannon fodder.Ari Yashar, 16/01/2015 11:50