beduin

Indigenous Arab inhabitants of Negev and Sinai. Traditionally nomadic

Idan Hanegev hosts Hackathon for the Negev Bedouin Community

The StartUp Negev technological accelerator held a hackathon to train the next generation of technology entrepreneurs in the Negev Bedouin community.

Israel’s first Bedouin ambassador, Ishmael Khaldi

Foreign Ministry appoints Israel’s first-ever Bedouin ambassador

The Foreign Ministry appointed Ishmael Khaldi as Israel’s first Beduin ambassador on Sunday, to represent the country in Eritrea.

Bedouin join mourners of ‘hero’ who save four from drowning

Jewish and Bedouin mourners joined together Sunday at the Ashkelon funeral of 45-year-old Micheal Ben-Zikri.

05/07/2020

17 Bedouin women graduate Magen David Adom's EMT course

"Ever since I was a young girl I dreamed of volunteering at MDA and saving lives."

11/03/2020
IDF Kfir Brigade training exercise

Claims of IDF soldiers assaulting Bedouins, parents disagree

The youth claim they have videos they took of the incident and that when a gas station worker attempted to break the fight the soldiers turned on him as well.

A Bedouin eco-farm celebrates a decade of sustainability

Visitors from abroad to Wadi Attir are often struck by a sense of incongruousness when they discover something so hi-tech and yet “artisanal,” so contemporary and yet so ancient.

By PATRICIA GOLAN
01/08/2019
Violent clashes between police and residents of Bedouin village in Negev

Violent clashes between police and residents of Bedouin village in Negev

"Police came to search. When they found nothing, they began to accuse us of attacking policemen and they attacked people, including children and women."

By YASSER OKBI/MAARIV
17/06/2019

Land before time in Hevel Yatir

"I recently drove just 90 minutes from central Israel and encountered inspirational cultures and untamed landscapes."

By MEITAL SHARABI
18/05/2019
Beduin soldiers in the IDF

Bedouin IDF soldier fights security guard at bus station

Security guards were suspicious when an IDF soldier of Bedouin ethnicity refused to put his bag through the metal detector.

bedouins on camels in race negev desert 298

Israel plans to displace some 1,000 Bedouins in the South to pave Route 6

According to the plan, those in the area will be resettled to ‘adjacent permanent settlements.’

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