Philistines

THE PAINTING ‘David Giving Thanks to God After the Death of Goliath’ by Charles Errard.
Goliath’s birthplace more giant than believed, new excavations show

Previous excavations at the site, known as Tell es-Safi, uncovered ruins dating to the 9th and 10th centuries BCE.

Netanyahu: Archaeology, DNA prove Palestinians not native to Land of Israel

“There’s no connection between the ancient Philistines & the modern Palestinians, whose ancestors came from the Arabian Peninsula to the Land of Israel thousands of years later,” Netanyahu tweeted.

Archaeology shows Philistines, enemy of Israelites, came from Europe

"We found infants that were too young to travel... so they were born on site. And their DNA revealed [that] their parents’ heritage was not from the local population."

Philippines, Saudis in talks to open Saudi airspace for flights to Israel

"We're pushing for the signing of the overfly agreement by this quarter, as Israel is a seasonal market."

02/01/2019
THE PAINTING ‘David Giving Thanks to God After the Death of Goliath’ by Charles Errard.
Echo rippling through time: Reimagining the Philistines and Israelites

The book is fast-paced and well-written, but it is not very compelling.

By AARON LEIBEL
11/10/2017
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