Articles in "Disasters"

Israeli Parents, Child, Grandparents Killed in Italian Cable Car Accident

Five Israelis, all members of one family, were among the 14 people who were killed when the cable car they were riding on the way to the ...

In Photos: Mass Casualty Event Near Jerusalem During Shabbat Prayers

Mass casualty event in Givat Zeev near Jerusalem on Friday night. Reports currently indicate two have died and 219 injured following the ...

2 Engineers Arrested for Mt. Meron Tragedy

Two engineers who signed the safety plans for the disastrous Lag B'Omer events on Mount Meron were detained Monday morning for questioning ...

State Comptroller Launches Special Probe into Mt. Meron Disaster

State Comptroller Matanyahu Engelman announced Monday that he is launching a special investigation following the disaster on Mount Meron in ...

Jews from US, Canada, UK Died in Mt. Meron Tragedy

10 of the 45 Jews killed during the Lag Ba'Omer festivities on Mount Meron on Thursday night were from the US, Canada and the United ...

‘Strive to Study the Truth’: Calls for State Inquiry into Mt. Meron Tragedy

Israel observed on Sunday a national day of mourning for the 45 Israelis who died during the Lag Ba'Omer celebrations on Mount Meron, as ...

Israel Marks National Day of Mourning Following Death of 45 at Mt. Meron

Israel marked a national day of mourning on Sunday following the death of 45 Jewish worshippers during the Lag BaOmer festivities at Mount ...

Israel Mourns Death of 44 Worshippers at Mt. Meron

Israel is in shock and dismay following the death of 44 and the injuring of some 150 people during Lag BaOmer festivities at Mount Meron on ...

Israeli Aid Delegation Arrives in Equatorial Guinea in Wake of Massive Explosion

A joint Israeli aid delegation from the IDF, the Ministry of Health, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs landed in Equatorial Guinea on ...

Israel’s Beaches Hit by Worst Ecological Disaster in Decades

170 of 190 km of Israel's coast were covered with tar and damaged in an ecological disaster in the past few days, the worst environmental ...