Tag: West Bank

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

Texas is latest US state to blacklist Airbnb for anti-Israel actions
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Texas is latest US state to blacklist Airbnb for anti-Israel actions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Texas is adding home sharing firm Airbnb to a short list of companies that cannot receive state investments because it ... Read More

Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign
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Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

The Committee for Israel, a national pro-Israel organization, launched an ad campaign today condemning Airbnb for its recent anti-Semitic decision ... Read More

Airbnb banned from Texas contracts due to anti-Semitic actions
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Airbnb banned from Texas contracts due to anti-Semitic actions

editor editor- March 2, 2019

In response to Airbnb’s anti-Semitic decision to de-list Jewish-owned properties, but no others, in the disputed territory known as the ... Read More

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas
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Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Maaya said all Bethlehem hotels were fully booked, and the city hosts an "astounding" 10,000 tourists ... Read More

Pasadena welcomes new Hyatt hotel
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Pasadena welcomes new Hyatt hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

Hyatt Place Pasadena, the first Hyatt-branded hotel in the city, is officially open. The new hotel features the Hyatt Place ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Israeli tourist site lets visitors “shoot terrorists” in the West Bank
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Israeli tourist site lets visitors “shoot terrorists” in the West Bank

editor editor- June 21, 2012

Settlers near Gush Etzion in Israel are offering tourists to Israel a chance to experience what life near the Green ... Read More

Over 1.5 million tourists flock to Bethlehem for Christmas
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Over 1.5 million tourists flock to Bethlehem for Christmas

editor editor- December 26, 2011

BETHLEHEM, West Bank - Around one and a half million tourists have visited the West Bank city of Bethlehem so ... Read More

UN envoy calls for “forceful” action against Israeli extremists
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UN envoy calls for “forceful” action against Israeli extremists

editor editor- June 8, 2011

The top United Nations envoy in the Middle East deplored today’s desecration of a mosque in the occupied West Bank ... Read More

Israel uses tourism to tighten hold on occupied West Bank
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Israel uses tourism to tighten hold on occupied West Bank

editor editor- May 9, 2011

Israel has launched a tourism campaign in the occupied West Bank to increase support for retaining the territory in case ... 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

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

Israeli army raids Palestinian city, arrests foreign tourists
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Israeli army raids Palestinian city, arrests foreign tourists

editor editor- February 9, 2010

The Israeli army swept into Ramallah in the West Bank Sunday in a pre-dawn raid to arrest two Western tourists. Read More

Israel reneges on settlement ban with “tourism plan”
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Israel reneges on settlement ban with “tourism plan”

editor editor- November 30, 2009

Israel plans to develop tourist magnets in the West Bank despite pledging to temporarily halt settlement construction in the occupied ... Read More

UK to promote West Bank as tourist destination
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UK to promote West Bank as tourist destination

editor editor- October 13, 2009

The West Bank has a reputation for instability, military checkpoints and the ever-present threat of war with Israel. Read More

American tourist stuck in a pit for two days
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American tourist stuck in a pit for two days

editor editor- August 28, 2009

A 27-year old American tourist was rescued Thursday after being stuck in a pit in the northern West Bank for ... Read More

Israel eases grip on popular tourist destination in the Jordan River valley
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Israel eases grip on popular tourist destination in the Jordan River valley

editor editor- June 18, 2009

The Israeli army has removed a major checkpoint on the road into the West Bank town of Jericho, easing its ... Read More

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