Articles in "Disasters"

Moderate Earthquake Shakes South

A moderate 5.25 magnitude earthquake shook Israel’s south on Tuesday evening. The tremor, which was felt mostly in the city of Eilat, ...

Moderate Earthquake Felt in Jordan Valley

A moderate 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook Israel’s Jordan Valley in the early hours of Monday morning. The tremor caused no injuries ...

Moderate Earthquake Shakes Israel’s North

A moderate 3.9 magnitude earthquake shook Israel's north in the early hours of Thursday morning, occurring a few miles off the coast near ...

Turkish Earthquake Felt in Israel; No Injuries or Damage

A powerful earthquake hit western Turkey on Friday night and killed several people. Tremors from that quake were felt in Israel’s ...

IDF Deploys Troops to Contend with Extreme Storm, Floods and Damage

Extremely stormy weather hit Israel on Wednesday, causing deadly floods and significant damage to infrastructure and property, the latest ...

IDF Team in Earthquake-Stricken Albania Continues with Relief Efforts

The IDF's aid delegation to Albania continued its operations in the country on Monday following the devastating earthquake in which over 50 ...

Israeli Team in Samoa to Help Fight Measles Outbreak

A team of Israeli doctors was deployed to Samoa to help the country fight an outbreak of Measles which has claimed the lives of some 70 ...

Heavy Rain Floods Coastal Region, Man Severely Injured In Lightning Strike

After a long period with very little rainfall, Israel on Sunday experienced extremely stormy weather, including severe floods ...

14-Year-Old Boy Struck by Lightning at Zikim Beach Dies of Injuries

Asher Hazut, a 14-year-old boy, passed away at the Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon on Wednesday, after being struck by lightning on the ...

5 Family Members Struck by Lightning, 2 Severely Injured

Five Israelis were injured on Tuesday by a lightning strike on the Zikim beach in southern Israel, near the city of Ashkelon. A 14-year-old ...