Tag Archives: Jerusalem

“Haredi youth disrupted prayer at the Western Wall’s egalitarian prayer section and tore siddurim published by the Conservative Movement”

JERUSALEM POST Violence breaks out at Western Wall after boy blows nose on Siddur page Zvika Klein June 30, 2022 Rosh Hodesh prayer services on Thursday again turned violent at the Kotel. In honor of the month of Tamuz, Rosh … Continue reading

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“Republican lawmakers and former Trump administration officials called the move a de-facto effort to divide Jerusalem”

JEWISH INSIDER Republicans slam Biden administration for upgrading Palestinian Affairs Unit Marc Rod June 23, 2022 Republican lawmakers and former Trump administration officials are criticizing the Biden administration’s plan to upgrade the Palestinian Affairs Unit in the U.S. Embassy in … Continue reading

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“Transferring ownership of the land could cause diplomatic trouble for Israel at a time when its Western allies have been sanctioning Russia over its invasion of Ukraine”

JPOST Putin demands Russia gain control of Jerusalem church as promised Lahav Harkov April 18, 2022 Russian President Vladimir Putin demanded that Israel grant his country control of the Alexander Courtyard in Jerusalem as the previous Israeli government had promised, … Continue reading

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“Tens of thousands of Palestinians dispersed peacefully on Friday afternoon after prayers in Jerusalem. The hundreds who clashed with police earlier, by contrast, had come to fight”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Just look at their feet: The ‘defenders’ of Al-Aqsa are desecrating it David Horovitz April 17, 2022 …And as with Hamas in Gaza, while ostensibly guarding their religion and its third-holiest shrine, the rioters were actually dishonoring … Continue reading

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Knesset Member Ayman Odeh tells Arab police serving in East Jerusalem they are ‘humiliating’ their people and should throw down their weapons, calls for Palestinian flag to fly over Jerusalem

TIMES OF ISRAEL Joint List leader urges Arab Israeli cops to quit force, is accused of incitement April 11, 2022 The head of the Joint List party Ayman Odeh caused outrage on Sunday when he said Arab Israelis serving in … Continue reading

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Abu Shkhaydam was an Islamic studies teacher at Al-Rashidiyeh Boys’ School in east Jerusalem — he was also a murderer.

GATESTONE The Palestinian School of Terrorism by Bassam Tawil December 22, 2021 A Palestinian teacher and three school children were directly involved in the recent spate of terror attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem and the West Bank. This came as … Continue reading

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US dismayed to find East Jerusalem housing project back on docket of planning committee’s agenda for next week, after Israeli officials leaked that plan was shelved

TIMES OF ISRAEL Blinken initiated call with PM amid doubts Israel actually called off Atarot plan by Jacob Magid December 3, 2021 US Secretary of State Antony Blinken initiated a phone call with Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Wednesday night … Continue reading

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Eli Kay’s father: This is my son’s message to the world

JNS Israeli terror victim Eliyahu (‘Eli’) Kay, 25, laid to rest in Jerusalem by Josh Hasten November 22, 2021 Eliyahu (“Eli”) David Kay, 25, a South African immigrant to Israel who was murdered in a terror attack in Jerusalem’s Old City … Continue reading

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Will pro-Israel Democrats join forces with Republicans to oppose Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem?

THE HILL House GOP seek to block Biden from reopening Palestinian mission in Jerusalem by Laura Kelly November 18, 2021 House Republicans have introduced legislation aimed at blocking President Biden from reopening a U.S. consulate to the Palestinians in Jerusalem … Continue reading

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“Given the Biden administration’s near-obsessive determination to open a consulate to the Palestinians in Jerusalem, it’s just a matter of time before it presents an offer it believes Israel will be unable to refuse”

FRONT PAGE MAG Israel Should Not Let the U.S. Reopen its Palestinian Consulate in Jerusalem: The damage will be irreversible. by Caroline Glick November 16, 2021 …If Israel approves the Biden administration’s request to open a U.S. consulate in Jerusalem, … Continue reading

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