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Synonyms for Negev

a desert in southern Israel

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The IDF is already in the south, and we are determined to promote the transfer of the Intelligence Directorate and the Communications Division with full commitment, which will bring about a real change and fulfill Ben-Gurion's vision for the Negev," Liberman said.
BGN Technologies is the business and technology-transfer company of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel.
Zvi HaCohen, Rector of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, added to the festive atmosphere.
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American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (AABGU) plays a vital role in sustaining David Ben-Gurion's vision, creating a world-class institution of education and research in the Israeli desert, nurturing the Negev community and sharing the University's expertise locally and around the globe.
Palestinian-Israeli MK Talab Abu Arar told Ma'an that Israel has "renewed its war against Negev Bedouins" since the ceasefire agreement last week.
Since the bill went to the Knesset, all sorts of parties - right, left, Arabs and Jews - with interests banded together while exploiting the plight of the Bedouin in the Negev to achieve political capital," he told reporters.
Despite huge protests dubbed "the day of rage" and a widespread international outcry against the Prawer Plan - an Israeli law designed to "regulate" the resettlement of Bedouins in the Negev - the government believes that the vast majority of Bedouins support the plan .
In a statement, the party said: "The Knesset has given its preliminary approval of the so-called Braver Plan, which calls for confiscating about 700,000 dunums of the Negev lands and demolishing around 40 villages, displacing 90,000 people [in a move] which will isolate the Arabs, who constitute 30 percent of the Negev's population, in only 1 percent of the area's lands.
Palestinian protestors shout slogans next to the UNESCO headquarters in Gaza City during a demonstration against the Israeli government's plans to relocate Bedouins in the Negev desert, on July 17, 2013.
Organisers said the overall number of protesters who took to the streets in Beersheeva, the southern Negev desert region, Galilee in the north and Jaffa near Tel Aviv could have been in the thousands.
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2 million to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU)for multidisciplinary, application-oriented robotics research and systems development.
29 (Xinhua-ANI): A rocket fired from Gaza landed in Israel's western Negev desert early Monday morning, bringing to 16 the number of projectiles unleashed by Palestinian militants into southern Israel, Israeli media reported.