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Arsuf is a village in central Israel. Located on the Mediterranean coast near Herzliya, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hof HaSharon Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 129.

The village was established in 1995, and was named after the ancient city of Arsuf which is located nearby.

Arsuf is also known for the famous battle of Arsuf, The Battle of Arsuf was a battle of the Third Crusade in which Richard I of England defeated Saladin at Arsuf. Following a series of harassing attacks by Saladin's forces, battle was joined on the morning of 7 September 1191. Richard's forces resisted attempts to disrupt its cohesion until the Hospitallers broke ranks; he regrouped his forces and led them to victory

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  • Copyright: Assi Dvilanski (asival) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 296 W: 110 N: 749] (5299)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2011-10-29
  • Categories: Nature
  • Camera: Canon EOS 50D
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/320 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-11-02 22:12
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