Terror balloons land in Beersheva, deeper into Israel

August 1, 2018 by  
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For the first time, an incendiary “terror balloon” from Gaza landed in the ancient city of Beersheva on Monday, raising concerns that terrorists are attempting to cause arson fires deeper inside Israel and in more heavily populated areas. Read more

Australasian Jewish youth to celebrate the Light Horse centenary in Israel

October 7, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Younger Minds

This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the 4th Australian Light Horse Brigade battle at Beer Sheva, where at dusk on 31 October, 1917, the Australian brigade stormed through the Turkish defence to capture Beer Sheva. This marked a turning point in removing Ottoman rule from Palestine and was a precursor to the formation of the Jewish state. Read more

Restored Allenby park opened

May 21, 2015 by  
Filed under JNF, News

A JNF delegation from Australia has attended the official opening of Allenby Park in Be’er Sheva.

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