israel jordan valley

land mines
A Fatal Legacy: Clearing land mines scattered along Israel’s borders

Approximately 92 million sq.m. of Israeli territory is laden with mine fields, laid out during the country’s various battles in the Golan Heights, Arava Valley, Jordan and Galilee.

By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
05/10/2016
Syria refugee camp
Jordan struggles to regain economic balance after massive influx of refugees

Unemployment and inaccessible housing are major challenges.

By NOGA TARNOPOLSKY/THE MEDIA LINE
06/06/2016
A Palestinian youth is silhouetted as he holds a toy gun and a Koran during a protest
Jordan: Cameras to be installed on Temple Mount to document Israeli 'violations'

He said that the cameras were not intended to help Israel arrest Palestinian men and women who have been protesting visits by Jews to the site.

Israel Egypt border
Government plans to build 30 km fortified fence on Jordanian border

The new fence will run from the border east of Eilat to the Timna airport, and will be built entirely on Israeli land.

Sde Boker
Watching the birdie:

The Jordan Valley makes Israel a vantage resting point for migrating birds.

18/06/2014
David Elhayani
Jordan Valley announces 10-year plan to triple population

“Between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean there will be 1 nation with sovereignty, and that is Israel,” Bayit Yehudi minister says.

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