Mitzpe Ramon

'We will kill them': Concerns of violence at Mitzpe Ramon LGBTQ+ Pride march

Both LGBTQ+ and right-wing leaders have called for participants of the Pride march and counterprotest to avoid violence.

30/06/2022

High Court gets police to reinstate gay pride march in Mitzpe Ramon

On Sunday, LGBTQ activists filed a petition with the High Court after police notified them that their parade was approved, but the route was not.

Israeli city bans Pride parade's route, gives it to anti-LGBT protest - report

Police had called for the LGBTQ+ Pride parade to be moved last week, but a local yeshiva protest against the parade was approved to be held at the original spot.

Four ibexes found dead in Israel's South in mysterious circumstances

There is as of yet no explanation for their deaths, though poisoning may seem likely. Investigations and autopsies are ongoing.

12/06/2022

'Gays, go home!' - Mitzpe Ramon yeshiva head rails against LGBTQ+ people

Rabbi Tzvi Kustiner, head of the yeshiva, is a member of the far-right Noam Party, headed by MK Avi Maoz.

24/05/2022

Desert from Within Festival hits Israel's South - what you need to know

The festival is taking place on May 19-21 in various locations in the South, including Mitzpe Ramon, Sde Boker and Yeroham.

By MEITAL SHARABI
14/05/2022

The magic of Mitzpe Ramon

Mitzpe Ramon is a small town in the southern Negev desert established three years after the State of Israel was founded.

By ROBERT HERSOWITZ
16/12/2021

Jazz on the edge at Mitzpe Ramon

Envelope-pushing German trumpeter Hans Peter Salentin to raise the curtain on next week’s festival

15/12/2021

AMADEE-20: Israel-based Mars analog mission ends after 3 weeks

The mission was the latest Mars analog mission launched by the Austrian Space Forum (OeWF), held in partnership with the Israel Space Agency (ISA) and the D-MARS habitat.

01/11/2021
Mitzpe ramon at night

'Astronauts' simulate Mars environment in Israel’s Mitzpe Ramon

The mission will run 20 experiments and test methods for searching for signs of life on the Red Planet before it ends on October 31.

10/10/2021
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