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from Dan to Beersheba

From one extremely remote place to another. The phrase comes from the Old Testament. In Biblical times, "Dan" was the northern boundary of Palestine, while "Beersheba" was its southern border. I am going to take control of all the land here, from Dan to Beersheba, just you watch!
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Although Isaac will also live for a time in Beersheba and elsewhere, as well, it is significant that following the death of Abraham, God specifically blesses Isaac and he goes to dwell at B'er L'chai Ro-i (Genesis 25:11).
He said the protest sought to oppose the participation of Israeli teams in the Champions' League in line with the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement -- although he accepted that actually boycotting HaPoel Beersheba was not an option.
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The court in the southern Israeli town of Beersheba urged the couple to attempt a reconciliation, but the wife refused to part with her feline friends, which apparently meant more to her than her husband, the Daily Mail reported.
Israeli medical staff evacuate a person wounded in one of several attacks in the Arava desert, to the Soroka hospital in Beersheba, southern Israel
Islamic Jihad, a smaller Gaza faction and occasional Hamas ally, claimed responsibility for the attacks on Beersheba and Ashdod that followed a surge of shelling between Israel and Hamas that killed four Palestinian civilians and five militants on Tuesday.
24, 2011 (TAP) - A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip has hit a house in the Southern Israeli city of Beersheba.
The young woman was lightly to moderately injured, and was evacuated to the Soroka Medical Center in Beersheba for further treatment.
The men, members of a heavily armed Gaza clan allied with Fatah, were put on two civilian buses in the southern Israeli town of Beersheba on Aug 4 afternoon, two days after fleeing a Hamas assault on their Gaza City neighbourhood.
Armed with an appeal from Abbas to abandon his campaign, Palestinian Cabinet minister Kadoura Fares travelled to an Israeli prison in Beersheba yesterday for talks with Barghouti.
The two buses blew up 15 seconds apart, about 100 yards from a busy intersection in the centre of Beersheba.
They struck just 15 seconds apart as the packed vehicles returned from an open-air market in Beersheba.
Yesterday's suicide bombings in the southern city of Beersheba were just over an hour's drive from Tel Aviv.
ISRAELI forces closed off a West Bank and Palestinian militants celebrated after Hamas suicide bombers blew up two buses next to each other in the southern city of Beersheba, killing 16 passengers.
At the meeting, Brecher presented an analysis of a Nabatean site called Avdat, now located in Israel about 64 kilometers south of Beersheba.