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18 min ago | Jerusalem Post

Israel set to open second int'l airport near Eilat in response to flight cancellations

Transportation minister convened meeting of senior civilian aviation officials who recommended that Uvda airport be utilized to replace Ben-Gurion Airport beginning noon local time.

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1 hr ago | Asia News Network

MANILA: Filipino tourists advised not to go on a pilgrimage in Israel

The Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs advised Filipino tourists who intend to go to Israel on pilgrimage to defer their travels amid continuing conflict between the militant group Hamas and the Israel Military.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Lynchburg Mayor Studying In Israel Amidst Violence

As the madness in the Middle East plays out, the Mayor of Lynchburg, Mike Gillette, is in the middle of it all.

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Local10.com

Travelers' reactions are mixed following flight cancellations to Israel

The FAA has banned U.S. -Israel flights for up to 24 hours following rocket attacks near Tel Aviv airport U.S. CAPTIONING COMPANY AND RIGHT NOW AT 6:00 NO AMERICAN FLIGHTS ARE BEING ALLOWED TO FLY TO THE AIRPORT IN TEL AVIV FOLLOWING AN HAMAS ROCKET EXPLOSION NEARBY.

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WFMZ

Local residents return from trip to Israel

Some members of the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley made it back to the U.S. just in time after a rocket landing new the Tel Aviv airport led to flight restrictions to Israel.

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CBS Local

Birthright Israel Defies The Danger, Continues Free Youth Trips To Jewish State

Despite the danger in the Middle East, many Jewish families plan to keep their travel plans to Israel this summer.

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ClickOnDetroit

U.S.-to-Israel flights put on hold after missile scare

THAT'S THE SCENE ON THE EAST SIDE, TIM PAMPLIN, LOCAL 4. Devin: AMERICANS VISITING ISRAEL ARE WITHOUT A RIDE HOME AT THE MOMENT.

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Detroit Free Press

Ban on flights to Israeli airport disrupts local travel plans

A local rabbi scheduled to fly with his family to Israel on Monday plans to seek another route if a ban on flights to an airport near Tel Aviv continues because of safety concerns.

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Voice of America

Erdogan's Rhetoric Raises Diplomatic Tensions

Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara, July 22, 2014.

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ABC News

US Airlines Suspend Flights to Israel

Several American air carriers have suspended flights from the United Stated to Israel starting today following a report that a rocket had struck near Tel Aviv's main airport earlier in the day.

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TheCelebrityCafe

FX series 'Tyrant' to continue filming in Turkey to avoid ongoing Israel-Gaza crisis

Tyrant , the FX series about a fictional Middle Eastern ruling family, will film the rest of its freshman season in Turkey.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Delta flight to Israel diverted after rocket scare

Delta, which typically flies between New York's JFK airport and Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, suspended service indefinitely.

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Science, Industry and Business

New water balance calculation for the Dead Sea: Climate change could...

The drinking water resources on the eastern, Jordanian side of the Dead Sea could decline severe as a result of climate change than those on the western, Israeli and Palestinian side.

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TIME.com

Delta Suspends Israel Flights After Rocket Hits Near Airport

Delta planes sit at their gates at John F. Kennedy Airport on April 23, 2014 in the Queens, New York City.

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Forbes.com

vCita Goes End-To-End For Small Business Customer Engagement

I first heard of vCita a few years ago when I was in Israel. At the time it was creating an online scheduling tool - similar to that offered by Tungle and ScheduleOnce .

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CNN

Hamas Rockets Intercepted Above Us

During a recent trip to Israel our church tour group from Niagara Falls, NY had a close call with Hamas rockets.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Demonstration in Front of Turkish Embassy in Tel Aviv

A demonstration is expected, Tuesday in front of the Turkish embassy in Tel Aviv, in protest of recent remarks against Israel by Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip ErdoAYan.

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The Atlantic

How the Israel-Palestine Peace Process Collapsed

Kerry waves goodbye to Tel Aviv after attempting to salvage peace talks between between Israelis and Palestinians in April.

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Time

U.S. Issues Travel Warning for Israel, Gaza and West Bank

The U.S. State Department on Monday issued a new travel warning for Israel, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, while Secretary of State John Kerry announced a $47 million aid package for Gaza amid growing conflict in the region.

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United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

From grizzly bears to Gaza rockets: Alaskan olim head for Israel

Rebecca Scoggin lived in a lot of places growing up: Juneau, Nome, Fairbanks, Homer, Anchorage.

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