Would Israeli-Palestinian Football Match Bring Peace?

Blue and white flags, emblazoned with the Star of David, on one side ; green, white, black and red on the other. Two sets of fans —Israeli and Palestinian . Two enemies in a decades-long conflict—not one about land, but over who can score the most goals. This is the ambition of Israeli Football Association (IFA)…

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Israeli solar power project in the Negev: world’s highest solar tower

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Once completed in late 2017, the Ashalim Tower will rise to 240 meters (787 feet), taller than Paris’s Montparnasse Tower and London’s Gherkin, according to the Israeli government and the consortium building it.

Covered in stainless steel, the square tower in the rocky Negev desert with a peak resembling a giant lighthouse will be visible from dozens of kilometers away.

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