Monday Afternoon News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael



A wounded Syrian citizen in moderate condition was admitted to Ziff Hospital in Tzfas.


The Dead Sea’s level decreased 14 centimeters in October.


Tara 3% milk in cartons with an expiration date of November 13, 2013 contains spoiled milk, the Ministry of Health reports. Anyone with such a carton should call 1-800-777-333.


Ichud Hatzalah: The driver of a water truck was moderately injured when he fell from the top of the tanker in the Sharon area. He was transported to a local hospital in an altered mental state.


Runoff elections will be held tomorrow in a number of municipalities around Israel.


The Brill shoe factory in Rishon L’Tzion is slated to shut down after the IDF stopped buying its army boots. 120 jobs will be lost. Israel now receives army boots from the USA as part of its aid package.


A Syrian national in very serious condition was admitted to Ziff Hospital in Tzfas.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)