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Hermon

Mount. a mountain on the border between Lebanon and SW Syria, in the Anti-Lebanon Range: represented the NE limits of Israeli conquests under Moses and Joshua. Height: 2814 m (9232 ft.)

Hermon

 

(also Jabal al-Shaykh), a mountain massif in Syria and Lebanon, forming the distinct southern extension of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains. The massif measures approximately 40 km in length and rises to a maximum elevation of 2,814 m at Mount al- Shaykh, the highest point in the Anti-Lebanon and Syria. It is composed primarily of limestones and sandstones. Vegetation includes subtropical shrubs and forests.

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The concert will be held at The Hermon Centre on September 8 at 7.30pm, with doors opening at 7pm.
With the transition of Zimmerman and Hermon, several subsidiary leadership changes will occur.
Mount Hermon is located in the northern tip of Israel's Golan Heights.
Eyal Zisser explained that the latest strikes in Syria attributed to Israel have nothing to do with Assad or even the rocket fired at the Hermon. Zisser said they are part of the ongoing conflict between Israel and Iran.
Jeffrey Donaldson DUP..PS213,004 David Simpson DUPPS198,037 Ian Paisley DUPPS189,627 Nigel Dodds DUPPS186,737 Sammy Wilson DUPPS182,692 Gregory Campbell DUP..PS177,318 Gavin Robinson DUP..PS177,099 Paul Maskey SFPS176,620 Emma Little Pengelly DUPPS171,115 Francie Molloy SF..PS168,367 Paul Girvan DUPPS152,064 Micky Brady SF.PS141,878 Sylvia Hermon IndependentPS134,183 Total.PS2.8m
"The project had an ambitious scope," Hermon said, "to address important challenges when it comes to research broken artefacts, fragmented objects or collections dispersed around the world."
The men responsible for this memorial were municipal art director Herbert Bulmer and the Yorkshire-born sculptor Hermon Cawthra.
Mrs Bran, 69, died in Morriston Hospital on Monday following the incident understood to have taken place at the Chipoteria in Hermon, Carmarthenshire, at 1.30pm on October 23.
The Afon Wen at Hermon near Dolgellau is designated as a protected site because of rare lichen, otters and salmon in the water.
Peacefully in his sleep in the presence of his family at Ysbyty Gwynedd aged 77 years of Cil y Coed, Hermon, Bodorgan.
Joel Lightbound, Member of Parliament for Louis-Hbert (Quebec), on behalf of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine McKenna, today unveiled a commemorative plaque from the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada (HSMBC) to recognise the national historical significance of Mount Hermon Cemetery.
Damascus, SANA_ The Israeli enemy warplanes late on Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 at 23:26 targeted Syrian army artillery position at the eastern foothills of Mount Hermon, the General Command of the Army and the Armed Forces said in a statement.