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My First Two Days In Tel Aviv

There is an app to get a taxi in Tel Aviv, it’s called GetTaxi and you just order a taxi with it, you can see how it’s moving closer, you see a picture of the taxi driver on your phone, when you get into the taxi you see that the driver has a picture of you, too. 1,360 more words

Tel Aviv

Three Hamas Leaders Killed By Israeli Air Strikes

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Maayan Lubell… 1,098 more words

Palomar - Soho, London

Palomar (English): Mount Palomar, a mountain in Southern California, northeast of San Diego, height of 1,871 m.

Palomar (Spanish): a shelter with nest holes for domesticated pigeons. 624 more words

Israeli

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Vows to Continue Campaign to Protect Israel

Hamas’ shadowy military chief escaped an apparent Israeli assassination attempt that killed his wife and infant son, the militant group said Wednesday as Israel’s prime minister warned that the bombardment of Gaza will continue until rocket fire out of the Palestinian territory stops. 619 more words

Politics

Meaty Conversations: August 20, 2014

We have been listening a lot during our week in Israel.  Up until yesterday night the country was enjoying a silence from the booms of missiles being caught, for the most part, in the Iron Dome.   422 more words

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Israel and Palestine

At the beginning of June, right before the present escalation between Israel and Palestine, I travelled to this countries with a friend of mine. We visited Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Masada/Dead Sea and Hebron and could experience a pretty restrictive government, an open society and a hudge gay pride parade, really young soldiers and districimination (necessary security measures?) at the border to the Westbank, two different cultures, different ways of combining tradition and modernity, an impressive landscape and many friendly, beautiful people. 689 more words