Lehavim-Rahat Railway Station

Lehavim Rahat Railway Station is a station on the Israel Railways lines between Tel Aviv (and points north) and Beersheba, located near Lehavim Junction. The station was opened on Saturday night ("motsa'ei Shabbat") June 23 2007. It serves the suburb of Lehavim and the Bedouin community of Rahat. [ [http://www.israrail.org.il/english/travel/47.html Lehavim - Rahat station information] ]

The station was briefly renamed to Lehavim Railway Station, or Lehavim Center Railway Station, [ [http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3410685,00.html news report] ] although Rahat was added back to the name after a campaign led by Rahat's mayor, Talal al-Karnawi.

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External links

* [http://www.israrail.org.il/english/index.html Israel Railways official website]

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