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December 27 – Sunset over the ocean

Sun setting over Mediterranean Sea

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View from off the shore of Hadera of late afternoon sunlight over the Mediterranean Sea.

שמש שוקעת מעל הים התיכון. צולם ממול חופי חדרה

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August 6 – Lebanese border (El Adeisse)

(No post these past couple days because I have been EXHAUSTED.)

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Overlooking the Israel-Lebanon border at El- Adeisse. A shooting incident provoked by the Lebanese army occurred in this area last year on August 3, 2010. An Israeli battalion commander was killed by snipers, and several Lebanese soldiers and a journalist were killed in the Israeli counter-attack.

Wikipedia: 2010 Israel-Lebanon border clash

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July 26 – Beach at Caesaria

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Beach at the Caesaria archeological park. The small peninsula sticking out into the sea is actually King Herod’s “reef palace”, built during the Second Temple period. These days only the foundations remain.

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July 7 – IDF & UN patrol on Mt Dov

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Joint IDF and UN patrol on Mt Dov (aka the Shebaa Farms), overlooking Lebanon. The Shebaa Farms are disputed territory currently held by Israel. It is a closed military zone, and only IDF and UN personnel are permitted to enter.

Taken with a Nokia camera, fall of 2009.

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Fishing off the old pier in Caesaria

Taken April 2008.

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