Donald Trump has nominated bankruptcy attorney David Friedman to be the United States ambassador to Israel, the president-elect’s transition team announced Thursday night.
The Palestinian Authority issued a threat this week to members of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization to get them to vote for an anti-Israel resolution that is pending before the international body.
The Obama administration ignited a firestorm over the weekend when it stripped the city of Jerusalem as being located in Israel in an official communication sent following a memorial service for recently deceased former Israeli President Shimon Peres.
Archaeologists believe they have restored floor tiles that adorned entryways to the Second Temple in Jerusalem and its courtyards during King Herod’s rule over two thousand years ago.
The office of Jerusalem’s mayor reported that the explosion on an empty bus Monday was the result of a bomb. 16 people on a nearby bus were injured in the blast according to The Jerusalem Post.
Archaeologists announced Tuesday that they have discovered in Jerusalem remains of the Acra, a Greek fortress that plays a central role in the story of Hanukkah.
JERUSALEM—Jerusalem’s mayor on Thursday urged citizens with a gun license to carry their weapons at all times as a wave of terror attacks continued in the city and spread to Tel Aviv and northern Israel.
A 10-year-old volunteer unearthed a 3,000-year-old seal from King David’s time in the 10th century BCE in the Temple Mount Sifting Project in Jerusalem.