After sources of water enabling the establishment of permanent settlements were discovered in the region, kibbutz Yasur was founded. Its area is 1,800 dunams, and most of its residents are immigrants to Israel from Yemen.
Today (2008) the moshav contains about 170 families in closely packed houses. The nature of the moshav is becoming less agricultural and is changing to a modern industrial work model.
Firefighters battle several blazes in Western Galilee over the weekend. Despite absence of strong winds or burning sunlight, amount of incidents leads police to suspect arson
Oct 23, 2011; Jerusalem Post staff Jerusalem Post 10-23-2011 Firefighters battle several blazes in Western Galilee over the weekend. Despite...