Tag Archives: Haredim

“Afghanistan” in Israel: Ultra-Orthodox severely damage Hamat Tiberias mosaic

Vandals attacked the ancient synagogue mosaic floor of Hamat Tiberias Monday night, causing severe and perhaps irreparable damage. The synagogue lies within a national park site on the southern outskirts of the modern city of Tiberias, on the western shore … Continue reading

Posted in Antiquities, Archaeology, Galilee, Israel-Palestine Scene, Issues in Archaeology, PHOTOS | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment