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Swarm of 1 million locusts hits Israel

Hundreds of thousands of locusts fly over Ramat HaNegev in southern Israel, March 5. (Dudu Greenspan/FLASH90/JTA)

JERUSALEM (JTA) — A swarm of 1 million locusts crossed into Israel from Egypt. The locusts on Tuesday remained concentrated in areas of southern Israel near the border, but sightings were reported throughout the country, including Tel Aviv and the Carmel region of northern Israel. Residents of the Ramat… Read more »