Tag: Gaza

Turkish Airlines wants to increase tourism to Palestine
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Turkish Airlines wants to increase tourism to Palestine

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has increasingly encouraged Muslims to visit Jerusalem, particularly in light of the US moving its ... Read More

Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?
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Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?

The Media Line The Media Line- May 5, 2019

The Eurovision Song Contest, a massively popular annual competition, a major travel and tourism event, is set to take place ... Read More

No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza
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No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where ... Read More

Israel’s second international airport opens in January
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Israel’s second international airport opens in January

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

Israel Airports Authority (IAA) announced that the country's long-awaited second international airport will be opening on January 22, 2019. Located ... Read More

The Israel-Hamas conflict and tourism
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The Israel-Hamas conflict and tourism

editor editor- November 19, 2012

For most media commentators, tourism would be considered an irrelevance as reporters discuss the human misery inflicted on southern Israel ... Read More

Gaza enjoys its first marathon in UN-backed fundraising event
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Gaza enjoys its first marathon in UN-backed fundraising event

editor editor- May 6, 2011

Gaza’s first-ever marathon took place today as some 1,500 athletes defied the sweltering heat to compete in a series of ... Read More

Israeli blockade strangles Gaza tourism
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Israeli blockade strangles Gaza tourism

editor editor- December 27, 2010

Once tourism contributed a lot to employment and in the Gaza strip and was a good source of hard currency. Read More

Minister: Israel aims to destroy tourism sector in Gaza
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Minister: Israel aims to destroy tourism sector in Gaza

editor editor- September 28, 2010

GAZA CITY - In a statement issued to mark World Tourism day the Gaza government's minister of tourism said Israel ... Read More

UN urges Israeli leaders: End blockade on Gaza
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UN urges Israeli leaders: End blockade on Gaza

editor editor- July 9, 2010

(eTN) – United secretary general Ban Ki-moon and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met Wednesday at United Nations Headquarters in ... Read More

Now they are attacking children’s parks in Gaza?
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Now they are attacking children’s parks in Gaza?

editor editor- June 29, 2010

(eTN) - A group of about 25 armed and masked men attacked and set fire on Monday morning, June 28, ... Read More

US issues travel warning for Israel, the West Bank and Gaza
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US issues travel warning for Israel, the West Bank and Gaza

editor editor- June 22, 2010

US has issued a travel warning for Israel, the West Bank and Gaza late Sunday night. The Department of State ... Read More

Palestinians discover ancient artifacts in Gaza
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Palestinians discover ancient artifacts in Gaza

editor editor- January 12, 2010

GAZA CITY — The Hamas-run ministry of tourism and antiquities in Gaza on Monday announced the discovery of ancient artifacts ... Read More

Obama received warmly in Middle East during tour
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Obama received warmly in Middle East during tour

editor editor- June 4, 2009

On a side tour of the kingdom Wednesday, US President Barack Obama met with King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia and ... Read More

Define your position on Islam and peace, Islamists tell pope
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Define your position on Islam and peace, Islamists tell pope

editor editor- April 17, 2009

AMMAN, Jordan (eTN) - Controversial remarks by Pope Benedict XVI about Islam and Prophet Mohammad in 2006 could catch up ... Read More

Israel inbound tourism expected to fall 20% in 2009
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Israel inbound tourism expected to fall 20% in 2009

editor editor- February 26, 2009

In a survey of more than 200 members of the tourist industry, including hoteliers, travel agents, members of the aviation ... Read More

Behind the Cairo  bombing
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Behind the Cairo bombing

editor editor- February 25, 2009

Last Sunday night, a crude, homemade bomb killed a French teenager and injured 24 others in the Khan El Khalili, ... Read More

R.O.A.R.:  The answer to the crisis in the Mideast:  An honest desire to know – not bombs!
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R.O.A.R.: The answer to the crisis in the Mideast: An honest desire to know – not bombs!

editor editor- January 29, 2009

As Israelis who love our country, we feel passionately that Israel is hurting herself by the military incursion into the ... Read More

Gaza: Truth or consequence
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Gaza: Truth or consequence

editor editor- January 8, 2009

“Jews and Arabs refuse to act as enemies!” yelled Jaffa activists late Tuesday afternoon at Ajami Park, corner Yefet and ... Read More

R.O.A.R.:  Palestinians hold the prospect of peace in their own hands, yet constantly throw it away
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R.O.A.R.: Palestinians hold the prospect of peace in their own hands, yet constantly throw it away

editor editor- January 6, 2009

Palestinians are the conduit of their own salvation, yet persistently choose the path of violence over the opportunity to live ... Read More

eTN Inbox: Tears for Israel
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eTN Inbox: Tears for Israel

editor editor- January 5, 2009

Like most of the rest of the world you only have tears for Gaza! How come you don't have any ... Read More

Tears for Gaza:  Children, women and elderly among dead
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Tears for Gaza: Children, women and elderly among dead

editor editor- December 29, 2008

Fighter plane squads intensify Israel's deadliest assaults ever on Palestinian militants, killing more civilians. Read More

Israeli assault on Gaza kills at least 230, wounds 400
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Israeli assault on Gaza kills at least 230, wounds 400

editor editor- December 28, 2008

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Israeli warplanes rained more than 100 tons of bombs on security sites in Hamas-ruled Gaza ... Read More

Gaza-Egypt border witnesses pandemonium and human catastrophe
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Gaza-Egypt border witnesses pandemonium and human catastrophe

editor editor- January 25, 2008

(eTN) - What appears to be the gates of "hell" broken open at the Gaza-Egypt border see Egyptians taking control ... Read More

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