Articles in "Israeli history"

After Decades-Long Battle, Govt. Approves Compensation for Families from Yemen, Middle Eastern and Balkan Countries Whose Children were Taken in Early Years of State

The Cabinet approved on Monday a historic proposal for the state to officially recognize the affair in which children from Yemenite, ...

Two 1,800-Year-Old Sarcophagi Uncovered at Ramat Gan Safari

Construction to build an expansive new facility at Ramat Gan Safari Park, an addition to its wildlife hospital, led to the extraordinary ...

PA Damages Site of Yehoshua ben Nun’s Altar on Mount Ebal

The Palestinian Authority (PA) wreaked havoc on the Biblical-era site of Yehoshua ben Nun's Altar on Mount Ebal and ground stones from ...

IDF Soldier Finds Rare 1,800-Year-Old Coin While on Maneuver

IDF soldier Ido Gardi was on a training exercise on the slopes of Mount Carmel in northern Israel when he noticed something different on ...

120,000-Year-Old Messages Made of Bone Found in Israel

Israeli and French researchers have uncovered boned from the prehistoric ear with etchings, believed to be one of the oldest pieces of ...

Earliest Evidence of Production of Olives for Food Found Underwater off Coast of Haifa

The earliest evidence of the production of edible olives, from about 6,600 years ago, was found at the underwater Chalcolithic (Copper ...

Historical Discovery in Southern Israel Offers Glimpse into Wardrobe of King David and King Solomon

Groundbreaking research conducted by Israeli archaeologists enabled them to recover scraps of fabric dyed in royal purple from the time of ...

WWI-Era Grenade Found in Heart of Jerusalem

Archeologists working in the heart of Jerusalem to clear an area ahead of an upgrade of a park were surprised to chance upon a World War I ...

1,500-Year-Old Inscription with ‘Christ, Born of Mary’ Discovered in Jezreel Valley

An inscription in Greek dedicated to "Christ born of Mary" was recently unearthed during Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) excavations in ...

Arab Family Invades Biblical-Era Archeological Site and Turns it into Home

An Arab family has invaded an archeological site in northern Samaria and has turned it into its residence, the Regavim movement reported, ...