Beisan

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Beisan:

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, town (1994 pop. 14,900), NE Israel, in the Jordan River valley, c.300 ft (90 m) below sea level. Situated in a fertile farming region, it is a center for agricultural experiments. Textiles are manufactured.
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The cities of Safed, Tiberias, Kiryat Shmona, Beit She'an and Eilat, unfortunately, are all built above the Syrian-African fault-line.
Published on Tuesday, 17 September 2013 10:16 PNN The Jerusalem Post Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas announced on Sunday that the border between the future Palestinian state and Jordan will extend from the Dead Sea, through the Jordan Valley, and all the way up to Beit She'an, reported.
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The second impresario is Ya'ish Ohana, who in 1979 announced to the world that Elijah the Prophet revealed to him in dreams that the Gate to Paradise lay in the backyard of his modest home in the town of Beit She'an.
2]) was an agricultural region in the Beit She'an Valley, Israel (32[degrees] 30' N, 35[degrees] 30' E), 150 to 250 m below sea level.
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The tour then heads north to explore the Jordan Valley, with a visit to Beit She'an, the extra-ordinary site of the Greco-Roman city destroyed by an earthquake that is now a thriving modern city.
One of the survivors of Wednesday's terror attack on Israeli tourists in Bulgaria's Burgas, Gadi Sivoni, also survived a terror attack in his home town of Beit She'an ten years ago.
A year later, an unknown Beirut-based organization said it was planning to bomb several areas in Israel from Jordan, including Eilat, Beit She'an and Tiberias.
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