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 (ăsh′kə-lŏn′, äsh′kĕ-lôn′)
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"I was taken to the Ashqelon military compound, where I was searched again in the exact degrading manner, and placed in a very small cell with a dim light.
RAMALLAH, Feb 7 (KUNA) -- An Israeli soldier was wounded on Sunday when he was stabbed near the central bus station in Ashqelon. Israel Radio said that an Israeli soldier was lightly wounded when he was stabbed earlier in the day, adding that the Israeli army responded by firing at the assailant, leaving him seriously wounded.
Images begin at the archeological site of Ashqelon, with fragments of pottery and a famous well, now dry, and ends with a series of images of ancient sacred stones.
Ashqelon in four suicide bombings (one in collaboration
The 24-inch-high granite structure, decorated with carvings of three bull heads, ribbons, and laurel wreaths, was discovered May 17 while salvage excavations were being carried out for a new hospital emergency room in the southern Israeli city of Ashqelon.
I drove a car to Ashqelon near the Gaza Strip and forgot the way
part of the southern region of Israel--what is today the Ashqelon
Ces lacunes sont d'autant plus graves qu'elles portent sur des sites ayant fourni des inscriptions paleo-hebraiques et que, par ailleurs, l'auteur a inclu les donnees de sites philistins (Ashdod, Ashqelon, Tell Jemmeh, Sharuhen...) ne faisant pas partie du territoire judeen.
The 71-year-old Palestinian writer, who was born in Ashqelon in present-day Israel before his family was forced to move to Gaza, said his inspiration for the book came because of a family member he knew as a child.
24,000), to the larger coastal cities of Ashqelon (population est.120,000) and Ashdod (population est.