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Amir Cohen

Fin whale washes up dead on southern Israel beach

Feb 19 2021

NITZANIM, Israel Israeli officials are investigating the cause of death of a fin whale that was found washed up on a beach in southern Israel.

Dousing the flames: Israel battles Gaza fire balloon blazes

Aug 27 2020

BE'ERI, Israel In a burnt and blackened wheat field along the Gaza border, Israeli firefighters brave the dry summer heat to extinguish blazes caused by fire balloons launched from the Palestinian enclave.

Endangered turtles bred in captivity in Israel to help save species

Sep 25 2019

MIKHMORET, Israel On a Mediterranean beach in Israel, a newly-hatched baby turtle fumbles along the sand, making its way to the sea for the very first time. | Video

Gaza militants launch barrages across border, Israel hits back with air strikes

May 30 2018

GAZA-ISRAEL BORDER Palestinian militants launched their heaviest barrages against Israel since the 2014 Gaza war on Tuesday and Israeli aircraft struck back, in a surge of fighting after weeks of border violence. | Video

Israel at 70: the drummer, the baker, the rescuer

Apr 18 2018

TEL AVIV The cantor's grandson came from Tajikistan. The baker, who survived Auschwitz, came from Czechoslovakia. The emergency responder is a sixth-generation Jerusalemite. Together in one land, they celebrate Israel's 70th anniversary on Wednesday evening. | Video

Israel frees detained migrants set for Rwanda after relocation deal collapses

Apr 05 2018

(In this April 4 story, corrects name of country in headline from Eritrea to Rwanda, no changes to text.)

U.S., Israeli troops train together in mock Mideast village

Mar 13 2018

ZEELIM MILITARY BASE, Israel The Israeli military hosted U.S. Marines this week for an urban combat drill in a mock-up of a generic Middle East village, sharing know-how and signaling the allies' shared interests as their leaders close ranks on a host of regional issues.

Trump, Netanyahu's wife lament negative media coverage

May 22 2017

TEL AVIV Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara, offered sympathetic words to visiting U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife Melania on Monday, telling them that people still loved them despite negative media coverage.

Trump, Netanyahu's wife lament negative media coverage

May 22 2017

TEL AVIV Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara, offered sympathetic words to visiting U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife Melania on Monday, telling them that people still loved them despite negative media coverage.

Swoop, pivot and soar - starlings embrace the southern Israel sky

Jan 04 2016

NEOT HUVAVA, Israel Breathtaking "murmurations" - dark, shifting shapes that look like vast dancing clouds - fill the skies of southern Israel and surrounding areas in winter.

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