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Hello Israel
September 22, 2015
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Can Israel help with California’s drought? The mayor of Beverly Hills thinks so!

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Hello Israel
August 21, 2015
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How is Rosh Hashanah celebrated differently in Israel? If you are planning to be there for the holiday, don’t miss this!

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Hello Israel
March 25, 2015
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Your Holy Land fact-of-the-month awaits…

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Hello Israel
February 25, 2015
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Purim in Israel

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Hello Israel
October 1, 2014
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Check out this month’s Holy Land factoid.

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Hello, Israel
December 18, 2013
Author: Ruth Rosen

The first United Nations event ever to be held in Israel was in November 2006. Israel hosted a four-day conference on a topic that focused on agriculture and particularly innovative practices to restore productivity to land that has been rendered unproductive and uninhabitable. Israel has continued to reach out to various societies, particularly Africa, to…

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Hello Israel
November 8, 2013

Hey pet lovers! How do you say "Pets in Israel" in Hebrew? ha-yot mah-mad be-yis-ra-el According to one website,  42% of the adult population of Israel have the following pets: dogs (20%), cats (10%), fish (8%) and birds (4%). Apparently, the most popular breeds of dog in Israel are Labradors, German shepherds and golden retrievers,…

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Hello, Israel
October 4, 2013

Hello Israel Did you know that Israelis invented many high-tech procedures that have improved the accuracy and effectiveness of modern medicine? For example, SpineAssist was the first robotic system to be used in delicate spinal surgeries. The system involves a disposable robotic implant called Emerald (after one of the jewels on the breastplate worn by…

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Hello, Israel
September 4, 2013

Did you know that October was a month for historic happenings in the establishment of the state of Israel? October 22, 1945: Senators Robert Wagner of New York and Robert Taft of Ohio introduced a resolution expressing support for a Jewish state in (what was then called) Palestine. October 4, 1946: On the eve of…

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