Sinai perils

risks to migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers in Egypt and Israel

Publisher: Human Rights Watch in New York, NY

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Other titlesRisks to migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers in Egypt and Israel, Egypt/Israel, Sinai perils
StatementHuman Rights Watch.
ContributionsVan Esveld, Bill, Human Rights Watch (Organization)
LC ClassificationsKMC567 .S575 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23536564M
ISBN 101564323986
ISBN 109781564323989
LC Control Number2009285844

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The majority arrived in Israel since ; at times, in early. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Human Sinai perils book Watch (Organization).

Sinai perils. New York, NY: Human Rights Watch, © In the early 20th century Vladimir Beneshevich (–) discovered parts of three more leaves of the codex in the bindings of other manuscripts in the library of Mount Sinai. Beneshevich went on three occasions to the monastery (,) but does not tell when or from which book Text: Greek Old Testament and Greek New Testament.

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Sinai Perils Risks to Migrants, Refugees, and Asylum Seekers in Egypt and Israel I. Summary Methodology II. Recommendations III. Background: Egypt's and. Mount Sinai (Hebrew: הַר סִינַי‬, Har Sinai) is the mountain at which the Ten Commandments were given to Moses by God, and is one of the most significant of the Stations of the Exodus.

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The New Testament: translated from the Sinaitic manuscript discovered by Constantine Tischendorf at Mt. Sinai by Anderson, Henry Tompkins, Pages:   In the Old Testament, the mountains of Sinai and Zion are most significant. Mount Sinai is the place where Moses received the gift of the law, the Ten Commandments.

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Sinai/Horeb—two names given to possibly the. They crossed over Mount Sinai. The Egyptian army became entangled in war with the Philistines. 4) The Israelites faced many perils as they continued on their journey to the Promised Land.

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