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.
For the first time since the outbreak of the Palestinian uprising 15 years ago, Palestinian doctors and medical staff working in Israeli hospitals will be permitted to drive into Israel from the West Bank in their own cars.
A surprise attack on the country’s borders stuns the high command. Sensing imminent catastrophe, the defense minister instinctively reaches for the Bomb. He does not propose dropping it on the enemy, but staging a “demonstration” that will stop the enemy before the country is overwhelmed. Cooler heads in the system prevail. There will be no demonstration, no threat of the Bomb.
Rep. Dennis Ross (R., Fla.) was accosted by several women shouting “Allah Hu Akbar” and “Leave!” while touring the holy Temple Mount area of Jerusalem’s Old City last week, according to video of the incident and an interview with the lawmaker.
“Allah Hu Akbar!” the group of several women can be seen shouting at Ross as they wave their hands frantically. The screams continue as Ross attempts to speak about his visit to the Muslim holy site, as seen in a video posted on YouTube by the Temple Institute.