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Mysterious attack in the Red Sea

Mysterious attack in the Red Sea

Intelligence ship linked to Iran's Revolutionary Guards reportedly attacked off coast of Yemen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 20:00
The seventh day of Pesach's theme of Jewish unity

The seventh day of Pesach's theme of Jewish unity

At the Red Sea, all the Jews sang the same words together.Moshe Phillips, 01/04/2021 11:00
What is the strategic importance of the Nile River fot Israel?

What is the strategic importance of the Nile River fot Israel?

Dore Gold on the strategic importance of the Nile River and the politics of the Red Sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 05:29
Going above and beyond the basics

Going above and beyond the basics

Buy a beautiful kiddush cup, a special mezuzah - spend as much as you can on serving G-d. This is learned from the crossing of the Red Sea.Rabbi Ari Enkin, 02/02/2021 22:30
The Reed Sea split - for what?

The Reed Sea split - for what?

Why did Hashem need to split the sea so dramatically after the Ten Plagues? Wasn't there another way?Torah MiTzion, 31/01/2021 23:17
Waiting through the night

Waiting through the night

Faith and Faithfulness amidst and through a "long night".Then and now.Rabbi Moshe Kempinski, 30/01/2021 20:48
Watch: Whale shark surprises Eilat bathers

Watch: Whale shark surprises Eilat bathers

Unexpected visitor surprises bathers at Eilat's Village Beach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2020 23:05
Red Sea explosion sets Iranian oil tanker on fire

Red Sea explosion sets Iranian oil tanker on fire

Oil leaks into Red Sea after tanker explodes, reports say crew is 'safe.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2019 09:47
Saving Israel's coral reefs - with a hammer and chisel

Saving Israel's coral reefs - with a hammer and chisel

Marine ecologists aim to save Israeli coral reefs by relocating them to safer waters.Jonah Mandel, AFP, 11/06/2019 07:18
Red Sea countries to launch coral reef joint research center

Red Sea countries to launch coral reef joint research center

Red Sea Transnational Research Center will include partners from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, Eritrea, Sudan, Yemen, Israel, and Djibouti.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2019 07:59
Hollywood dives deep into 1980s Israeli spy 'resort' in Sudan

Hollywood dives deep into 1980s Israeli spy 'resort' in Sudan

New film recounts secret Mossad operation to rescue Ethiopian Jews via secret outpost on Sudanese coast.Clothilde Mraffko, AFP, 25/09/2018 07:33
Kabbalah Concepts: Passover and the splitting of the Red Sea

Kabbalah Concepts: Passover and the splitting of the Red Sea

Ahead of Passover, Rabbi Yitzchak Botton shares insights on the Exodus. 'When you go 100% with Hashem, Hashem is 100% percent with you.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2018 12:30
Dead Sea's revival with Red Sea canal edges closer to reality

Dead Sea's revival with Red Sea canal edges closer to reality

Jordan, Israel, may finally begin project to save Dead Sea from drying up.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/03/2018 22:35
Iranian-backed rebels targeting Red Sea

Iranian-backed rebels targeting Red Sea

Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen threatening to prevent international boats from passing through the Red Sea.Dalit Halevi, 11/01/2018 05:07
Egyptian court allows transfer of islands to Saudis

Egyptian court allows transfer of islands to Saudis

Egyptian court rules that decision to block transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia is void.Ben Ariel, 03/04/2017 04:46
Egypt gives life sentences to two ISIS terrorists

Egypt gives life sentences to two ISIS terrorists

Egypt sentences to life two men linked to ISIS for plotting an attack on a Red Sea resort hotel last January.Ben Ariel, 26/12/2016 05:40
PM Netanyahu: We must act responsibly

PM Netanyahu: We must act responsibly

PM says government working overtime to find Amona solution.Nitsan Keidar, 04/12/2016 12:38
Israel ordered to pay Iran $1.2 billion

Israel ordered to pay Iran $1.2 billion

Swiss arbitrators have ruled in favor of Iran in a case that is more than 37 years old.Rachel Kaplan, 08/08/2016 10:59
17 bids for Red Sea-Dead Sea canal project

17 bids for Red Sea-Dead Sea canal project

Project is aimed at saving the ever-shrinking Dead Sea - predicted to dry up altogether by 2050 - by diverting water from the Red Sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2016 15:45
Sisi defends strategic island transfer to Saudis

Sisi defends strategic island transfer to Saudis

Faced with protest, Egyptian president says he 'restored' them, after Saudis in 1950 asked for protection from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2016 14:31
Saudis plan massive bridge to link Egypt

Saudis plan massive bridge to link Egypt

Saudi Arabia planning massive aid package to Egypt, bridge to Sinai to bolster Egyptian economy and link Arab world.David Rosenberg, 10/04/2016 08:52
Tourists wounded in attack on Egyptian hotel

Tourists wounded in attack on Egyptian hotel

Gunmen arrive by sea at hotel in Egypt's Hurghada, open fire and kill two tourists.Ben Ariel, Canada, 08/01/2016 21:53
Jordan, Israel to Link Dead Sea with Red Sea

Jordan, Israel to Link Dead Sea with Red Sea

Deal signed in Amman to pump Red Sea into Dead Sea as part of efforts to boost Israel's water supply.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2015 20:54
Could Iranian-Backed Rebels Threaten Eilat?

Could Iranian-Backed Rebels Threaten Eilat?

The Houthi rebels in Yemen are trying to take over the strait of Bab el-Mandeb, thus allowing it to control Israel's southernmost naval bay.Dalit Halevi, 03/02/2015 03:14
Water-Sharing Initiative Officially Signed

Water-Sharing Initiative Officially Signed

"This is a historic agreement," says Minister Silvan Shalom as he signs a deal with Jordan and PA to save the Dead Sea.Elad Benari, 10/12/2013 04:43
'Historic' Agreement to Link Red & Dead Seas

'Historic' Agreement to Link Red & Dead Seas

Energy Minister Silvan Shalom announces deal with Jordan and PA to save Dead Sea, provide desalinized water to all 3 parties.Ari Yashar, 09/12/2013 10:57
U.S. Sending Aircraft Carrier to Middle East

U.S. Sending Aircraft Carrier to Middle East

Warning to Syria? The USS Nimitz and other ships in its strike group are heading toward the Red Sea.Elad Benari, 02/09/2013 03:15
U.S. Navy Patrolling Near Egypt's Coast

U.S. Navy Patrolling Near Egypt's Coast

Two U.S. Navy ships patrolling in the Middle East moved closer to Egypt's Red Sea coast in recent days, said the top Marine Corps general.Elad Benari, 12/07/2013 06:46
Iranian Official Touts Tehran's Help to Sudan

Iranian Official Touts Tehran's Help to Sudan

As Iranian ships docked at a port in Sudan on Monday, an Iranian official said that Tehran had transferred manpower and technology to Sudan.David Lev, 30/10/2012 08:05
Egyptian Tourism Down 30% in 2011

Egyptian Tourism Down 30% in 2011

Egyptian tourism revenues dropped nearly 30 percent last year due to its revolutionary ouster of former President Hosni Mubarak., 19/01/2012 14:48
Israel Deploying Warships in Red Sea

Israel Deploying Warships in Red Sea

The IDF has deployed two warships to the Red Sea near the Egyptian border as Sinai terror alerts pour in; Iran plans to follow suit. Gabe Kahn., 30/08/2011 19:06
Iranian Sub Departs Red Sea

Iranian Sub Departs Red Sea

Iran's submarine Yunis has concluded a 66 day mission in the Red Sea defense analysts say was likely aimed at Israel.Gabe Kahn., 08/07/2011 00:15
Iran Trebling Uranium Enrichment

Iran Trebling Uranium Enrichment

Iran has promised to move its uranium enrichment program to the underground Fordow site and triple its production efforts.Gabe Kahn., 09/06/2011 16:56
$25K for Best Red Sea Photo

$25K for Best Red Sea Photo

Tens of thousands of dollars in prizes were handed out at the 6th Epson Red Sea World of Underwater Images contest.David Lev, 22/11/2010 08:55
Egyptian Oil Spill in Red Sea

Egyptian Oil Spill in Red Sea

An oil spill from an Egyptian rig has polluted several tourist sites along a large stretch of Red Sea coastline.Hana Levi Julian, 24/06/2010 15:48
Fatal Dive at the Red Sea

Fatal Dive at the Red Sea

Sue Kahana was an experienced diver, and her trip to Sinai was meant to be another joyous occasion. But something went wrong on her 70th dive.Hana Levi Julian, 28/02/2010 22:36
'Viva Palestina' Heads for Syria

'Viva Palestina' Heads for Syria

A British legislator has led his convoy of aid for Gaza out of Aqaba and is now heading for Syria after learning the Egyptians cannot be pressured.Hana Levi Julian, 29/12/2009 12:18