Ashdod

A port city in southern Israel

BEIT MEIR Synagogue, named after Rabbi Meir Abuhatzeira.
So many synagogues – Ashdod

With a 95% Jewish population, of whom one third are observant, Ashdod’s many synagogues express a wide range of religious and cultural roots, narratives and customs.

By JACOB SOLOMON
25/06/2020
Rishon’s Adam Ariel shooting for the stars

Veteran Israeli forward reflects on Jerusalem origins and his maturation as a basketball player.

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
18/06/2020
Israelis wait for their turn to play against former Indian chess world champion Viswanathan Anand an
IPCA, Israeli Chess Federation to hold championship for disabled players

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, players will participate in the competition online, from their comfort of their home computers.

Body of missing 14-year-old Yehuda Bilog found in Ashdod

"I was hoping for a miracle, but unfortunately today he was spotted without any signs of life and after medical examinations we have nothing left but to determine his death."

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF , ALON BEN-DAVID/MAARIV
06/06/2020
Rescue forces searching for 14-year-old Yehuda Bilog
Israeli surfer saves three teens, police searching for fourth

14-year-old Yehuda Bilog went missing on Wednesday at Hakshatot Beach in Ashdod. Police are searching for him and his parents refuse to leave the beach.

THE ISRAELI Andalusian Orchestra Ashdod made a triumphant return to the Andalussyat Festival in Casa
Israeli orchestra's classic Sephardic style fits Morocco

When the Israeli Andalusian Orchestra Ashdod takes the stage, what you hear is only a small part of what you get

27/02/2020
MDA
Young boy dead after falling from window, he had posted 'sick of living'

Magen David Adom (MDA) paramedics arrived on the scene, provided first-response care and immediately transferred him to the hospital in critical condition.

By MAAYAN HARONI/MAARIV
23/01/2020
A Palestinian incendiary balloon that landed in a field in Israel
Explosive device attached to balloons from Gaza land near Ashdod

The episode marks the last of a series of incidents occurring in the past few days.

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