Environment

Israeli police detain Jewish suspects with sacrificial goats

Apr 18, 2019

Israeli police detain 4 suspects attempting to smuggle goats into Jerusalem holy site for Passover sacrifice

Turkey denies Aegean dolphin deaths linked to navy drill

Apr 9, 2019

Turkey's military has sought to defend itself against accusations from a Greek marine conservation group that its naval exercises have been behind a recent spike in the number of dolphin deaths.

Egyptian official says province to ban single use plastics

Apr 2, 2019

Egyptian province and major tourist destination to ban disposable plastics, from single use straws to plastic bags

Tiny Israeli sect protests Jerusalem cable car plan

Mar 7, 2019

David versus Goliath: Tiny religious sect emerges as key impediment for controversial Jerusalem cable car plan

Academic: Very few climate change doubters, issue now action

Feb 20, 2019

A prominent American economist says there are "very few" people who still doubt climate change

Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

Feb 20, 2019

As the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer than ever, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope

Harrison Ford knocks Trump, others who 'denigrate science'

Feb 12, 2019

Harrison Ford pleads for protecting world oceans while calling out Trump, others who 'deny or denigrate science'

Hezbollah leader appears on Israeli recycling ad

Feb 10, 2019

An Israeli recycling corporation is running a large ad in central Tel Aviv featuring the image of Hezbollah militant leader Hassan Nasrallah

Sharks drawn to warm waters by Israeli coastal power plant

Jan 31, 2019

Hot water around industrial plant in coastal Israeli city draws schools of sharks, also tourists

Foundation of rig for Leviathan gas field arrives in Israel

Jan 27, 2019

Israel's Delek Drilling and its U.S. partner, Noble Energy, say the foundation of their rig for the Leviathan gas field has arrived

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