Articles in "Jerusalem"

Women of the Wall Clash with Orthodox at Kotel

About 40 activists from the Woman of the Wall group arrived at the Kotel (Western Wall) plaza on Monday for the Rosh Chodesh (new month) ...

2021: Almost 35,000 Jews Visited Temple Mount; Open to Jews Only 20% of the Time

34,779 Jews ascended to the Temple Mount throughout 2021, compared to 19,814 in 2020. Both years saw lockdowns and COVID-19 restrictions ...

‘Freedom of Religion Shouldn’t Have Borders’: Knesset Monitoring Discrimination Against Jews on Temple Mount

The Knesset's Public Security Committee will hold a meeting every six months on the number of Jews who are barred from visiting the Temple ...

City of Jerusalem Approves Master Plan for Renewal of Arab Neighborhoods Beit Hanina and Shuafat

The local planning and construction committee of the Jerusalem Municipality has given the green light to move forward with a new master ...

More Israelis Visited Temple Mount in Last 3 Months Than All of 2016

In the three months since the beginning of the Hebrew year of 5782 in Tishrei (beginning of September) more Jews ascended the Temple Mount ...

Jerusalem Approves New Commercial, Hotel and Residential Building Project on Hebron Road

The Jerusalem Municipality, through the local planning and construction committee, approved a new plan for commerce, hotels and housing on ...

‘With Our Heads Held High’: Israelis Who Walk Through the Damascus Gate, Despite Terrorism  

Sha'ar Shechem, the Damascus Gate, is one of the main entrances to Jerusalem's Old City, and probably the most dangerous one. The scene ...

Jerusalem Approves Plans to Build 10,000 Housing Units in New North Eastern Neighborhood

The Planning and Construction Committee in Jerusalem approved on Wednesday evening a plan to build a new neighborhood in the area of the ...

New Record: 10,000 Jewish Worshipers Visit Temple Mount in 3 Months

A new precedent-setting peek was recorded on Wednesday with the counting of 10,000 Jewish worshipers who visited the Temple Mount in less ...

Mayor Moshe Lion Officially Opens Jerusalem’s Renovated Sacher Park

The Mayor of Jerusalem Moshe Lion inaugurated the renovated Sacher Park in Jerusalem on Tuesday. Sacher Park is the city’s largest and ...