Negev Desert

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a desert in southern Israel

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Similar damage to irrigated potato fields has been reported by Alkon and Saltz (1985) in the Negev desert of the southern Israel.
Former member of parliament Taleb al-Sana, the chairman of an umbrella organization of Palestinian groups in occupied territories, said that schools and businesses would close from the Galilee in the North to the Negev desert in the South, AFP reported.
Israel to Ethnically Cleanse 70,000 Palestinians in Massive Negev Land Grab The 53,000 Arab Bedouins living in Negev Desert are labelled as "unrecognized," and are therefore about to be kicked ou for good.
The Israeli government said the plan aims to improve the economic development of the Negev desert and will offer Bedouins the opportunity to live in modern homes, take up conventional jobs and send their children to mainstream schools.
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.
Read about Kyrke's encounter with wine science in Israel's Negev desert on page 52.
Negev Energy, a joint company created by Abengoa and Shikun & Binui, will construct, own and operate a 110-megawatt solar trough plant with storage located in the Negev desert.
Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld told AFP the rocket landed in an uninhabited sector of the Negev desert, as Kerry started a three-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.
The purpose and capabilities of an Iranian-made spy drone sent into Israel's Negev Desert last week remain a mystery.
0700 GMT), after it traveled east some 35 miles across Israel's southern Negev desert, the drone was shot down above a forest in an unpopulated area near the border with the occupied West Bank, she said.
Even worse is the situation in Israel, where the proposed Prawer Plan could see the demolition of numerous Bedouin settlements in the Negev Desert, potentially leaving as many as 30,000 people homeless and exacerbating the problems described above.
Although How Ari Became a Vegetarian features a young Jewish boy living in Israel's Negev Desert, it's a storybook for young adults of all backgrounds and religious faiths.
A massive dust storm hit the Negev Desert Wednesday afternoon, prompting a health warning from Israel's Environmental Protection Ministry, as a cold front moves in ahead of the next few days of stormy winter weather.
Filmed on location in the Negev desert with fine, naturalistic performances from nonprofessional actors, the tale pivots on a modest man who yearns to be fully accepted by the country he lives in.
Summary: RAMALLAH, West Bank: Israeli bulldozers on Monday demolished five homes in the Negev Desert saying they were build by Bedouins without permits from Israeli authorities.