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Tunisia Debates Allowing Israeli Tourism

Ministers trade barbs over Israel's status in wake of ugly cruise line incident. Will Tunisia finally open its gates to Israelis?

Tunisia Debates Allowing Israeli Tourism

8 Israelis Injured in Accident in Thailand

Eight Israelis injured, one of them seriously, in a car accident in the Koh Phangan island in Thailand.

8 Israelis Injured in Accident in Thailand

Bus Driver Convicted for Fatal Accident

Edward Gelfond, the tour bus driver of a serious accident on the way to Eilat in December 2008, found guilty of killing 24 passengers.

Bus Driver Convicted of Killing 24 Tourists in a Fatal Accident

Tourists Warned to be Inside Egyptian Hotels

In wake of Friday's "Day of Rage" in Egypt, tourists were warned to take cover in their Hotels and to stay away from violent clashes.

British Tourists Warned: 'Stay in Hotels in Egyptian Resort'

Airline to Bring Millions of Tourists to Israel

Low cost European airline Ryanair claims it will succeed in bringing 4-5 million tourists to Israel annually.

Low Cost Airline: 'We'll Bring Millions of Tourists to Israel'

Israeli Arrested at Mumbai Airport over Bullet

Man, 23, arrested after a bullet from his handgun was found in his personal bag.

Israeli Arrested at Mumbai Airport over Bullet

Israeli Tourists Rescued from Stranded Bus

A bus carrying Israeli tourists was reported stuck on the highway between Austria and Hungary because of a snowstorm in the area.

Israeli Tourists Rescued from Stranded Bus in Europe

Egyptian Balloon Crash Rules Out Criminal Activity

An initial probe into a hot air balloon crash that killed up to 19 tourists in Egypt ruled out any criminal activity as a cause of accident.

Fatal Egyptian Balloon Crash Rules Out Criminal Activity

Egyptian Hot Air Balloon Crash Kills 19

A hot air balloon exploded and plunged to earth in Egypt during a sunrise flight on Tuesday, killing up to 19 tourists.

Egyptian Hot Air Balloon Crash Kills 19

Investigator Removed from Bulgaria Bombing Probe

Bulgarian officials removed an investigator from a probe into an attack that killed five Israelis, after she revealed sensitive information

Investigator Removed from Bulgaria Bombing Probe

2012 Tourism Sets All-Time Record

By the end of December, about 3.5 million visitors will have arrived in Israel, 4% more than in 2011 - and a new record

2012 Tourism Sets All-Time Record

Tourist Center at Old Jerusalem Train Station

The old Jerusalem train station soon will become a tourist center, but part of it will be open on Shabbat with non-kosher food.

Tourist Center at Old Jerusalem Train Station player

Religious Travelers Spend Sabbath in Airport

Flight delays left a group of visitors from Pennsylvania stuck in Ben Gurion airport for the Sabbath.

Religious Travelers Spend Sabbath in Airport

To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

Saudi Arabia warned non-Muslims residing in the kingdom to refrain from openly eating during the month of Ramadan, or else face deportation.

To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

Egyptian Kidnappers Release American Hostages

Kidnappers in Egypt have released two Americans and their Egyptian tour guide after holding them hostage for three days.

Egyptian Kidnappers Release American Hostages

US Family of Sinai Kidnap Victim: 'A Nightmare'

The family of an American Christian pastor kidnapped by Bedouin in the Sinai Peninsula on Friday say they still can't believe it happened.

Family of Sinai Kidnap Victim: 'Seems Like a Nightmare'

El Al Pilots Ground Two Flights; Strike Looms

El Al pilots grounded two flights to and from Russia Monday night as a strike looms during the peak summer tourist season.

El Al Pilots Ground Two Flights; Strike Looms

Erdogan Thumbs Nose at Israeli Tourism

Erdogan, ignoring statistics that dropped to sixth place for Israeli exports, says his country does not need Israeli tourists.

Erdogan Thumbs Nose at Israeli Tourism; ‘We Don’t Need You’

Israel Accused of ‘Occupying' Goa

It is not enough that Israel is accused of “occupying” land restored to the country in 1967. An Indian MP says Israel is taking over Goa.

Israel Accused of ‘Occupying' Goa