Israel Experience
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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

8,000-year-old olive oil discovered in Galilee

17 Dec 2014

According to the excavation directors, "This is the earliest evidence of the use of olive oil in the country, and perhaps the entire Mediterranean basin." Olive oil was already part of the diet and may also have been used for lighting.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Impressive 2,800-year-old farm house uncovered

15 Dec 2014

The farm, which is extraordinarily well preserved, was built in the eighth century BCE, the time of the Assyrian conquest.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Pioneering video therapy in Jerusalem

30 Nov 2014

The scriptwriting and filmmaking process enables people in therapy to express themselves and their inner world in an unusual way

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Tmol Shilshom, Jerusalem's culture cafe

24 Nov 2014

The quaint bookshop cafe has become a cultural landmark in Israel's capital city over the past 20 years. Named after Nobel laureate S.Y. Agnon's novel, it is a place where Israel's best known writers read from their works.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Dig Quest: Israel

20 Nov 2014

The Dead Sea Scrolls, the most important archaeological discovery of the 20th century, are now available on your iPhone and iPad as the Israel Antiquities Authority launches its first App featuring archaeology games and puzzles for kids.

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Religion
Pope Francis visits Israel15 Dec 2014

A short animated film marking the visit of His Holiness Pope Francis to Israel in May 2014

Celebrating Christmas in Israel 2014
7th Piyut Festival in Jerusalem