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(Placename) a port in S Israel, on the Gulf of Aqaba: Israel's only outlet to the Red Sea. Pop: 43 500 (2003 est)
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a seaport at the N tip of the Gulf of Aqaba, in S Israel: resort. 19,600.
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The resort town of Eilat in south of Israel is situated along the turquoise waters of the Red Sea.
'IHAVE never seen snow in my life, and if it snows here, I will leave," laughs our guide Naftaly Gal Or, who is skillfully driving an openbacked jeep through the dusty and mesmerising mountains surrounding the southern Israeli city of Eilat.
Providing a safe haven, a team of researchers and conservationists maintain an oasis of freshwater and saltwater ponds and lakes at the International Birding and Research Centre in Eilat, close to the Jordanian border.
Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system intercepted Wednesday night three missiles fired at the southern resort city of Eilat. A fourth missile fell harmlessly in an open field near the city.