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Israel borders Lebanon in the north, Syria in the northeast, Jordan and the West Bank in the east, the Gaza Strip and Egypt on the southwest.

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Headlines

http://www.timesofisrael.com/unesco-world-heritage-committee-to-vote-on-jerusalem-resolution
http://www.fauziazarinn.com/the-inn/guest-blog/whats-in-israels-backpack

RSS
Israel - Google News

Recommended Listening

Birds for peace in Israel - The Israeli Knesset is the only parliament in the world with a bird sanctuary. Birds migrating between Africa and Asia and Europe use the sanctuary to break their journey. One billion migratory birds fly over Israel, using thermals to avoid the Mediterranean Sea. Yossi Leshem says Israel has over 500 species of native birds -- a large number for such a small country.

Jerusalem: The Biography - According to historian Simon Sebag Montefiore, Jerusalem is a city "with no natural industries except holiness". But his new history of the city is dripping with bloodshed, war, looting, destruction and vice.




Tourism Portals

www.goisrael.com
@IsraelTourism

Flickr Groups

Eilat

Elsewhere on the Web

Birding Israel
http://www.sviva.gov.il
http://www.gemsinisrael.com
http://www.landofgalilee.com
http://www.hooha.co.il
http://www.jpost.com
http://www.timesofisrael.com

News

http://www.israelnationalnews.com
http://972mag.com - @972mag

Wikipedia

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