Articles in "evacuees"

Israel Approves $13.4 Million Plan for Fire Trucks as North Burns

The Israeli government on Sunday approved a proposal to purchase around 200 fire trucks for northern communities. The 50-million-shekel ...

‘Sovereignty is Up to the Border’: Israeli President Vows Northern Residents Will Return

In a show of solidarity with residents of evacuated communities near the Lebanese border, Israeli President Isaac Herzog in Metula vowed ...

Israeli Teens Displaced by War Face Mental Health Struggles and Substance Abuse: Report

Drug and alcohol use is surging among Israeli teens forced by war to evacuate their homes, according to a report released on ...

Nahal Oz Residents Receive Permission to Return to Their Kibbutz

The Israel Defense Forces notified residents of Nahal Oz, one of the Gaza-border communities devastated by Hamas's attack, that they may ...

Galilee Tourism Industry Reinvents Itself as War Enters Sixth Month

Six months since October 7, the tourism industry in Israel's Galilee and Golan regions is reinventing itself as it navigates the ...

‘Most of All, They Received a Hug’: Sderot Kids Return to School 5 Months After Hamas Attack

The city of Sderot reopened its schools on Sunday for the first time since Hamas's October 7 attacks as life in the Israeli communities ...

Shlomit Residents Return Home, Remembering The Fallen Heroes

Residents of Shlomit, a religious community near the Gaza Strip, returned home on Wednesday nearly five months after being forced to ...

Back to Class: Sderot Schools Ready to Reopen Despite Lingering Threats

Schools in the Israeli city of Sderot will reopen on Sunday for the first time since the October 7 attacks, the municipality said on ...

Sderot’s Residents Return Home With Mix of Hope And Anxiety

Four months after Hamas attacked Sderot, residents of the city are returning to their homes. “At first, I thought we were not coming ...

As War Presses On, Israeli Evacuees In No Hurry to Return

One hundred and fourteen days into Israel's war against Hamas, rocket sirens continue to sound in evacuated southern Israel towns as fierce ...