Articles in "Jerusalem"

Jerusalem Names Entry Leading to Old City After 2 Fallen Female Soldiers

Jerusalem's municipality named the famed staircase leading to the Damascus Gate at the entrance to the Old City after Border Policewomen ...

Jerusalem’s Police Arrest 7 Arab Rioters During Overnight Unrest

Israeli police operating in the neighborhood of Shuafat in eastern Jerusalem on Tuesday night arrested seven Arab rioters after coming ...

With No Incoming Tourism, Jerusalem Shifts Focus to Israelis

The global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has brought a complete halt to incoming tourism to Israel, forcing the tourism industry to shift ...

In Defiance of Israeli Court Ruling, Senior Muslim Cleric Calls for ‘Defense’ of Temple Mount

Sheikh Akrameh Tsabari, head of the Supreme Muslim Council and one of the most important Muslim clerics in Jerusalem, declared that the ...

Court Again Rules that Israeli Purchase of Greek Orthodox Church Property in Jerusalem is Legal

The Jerusalem District Court dismissed the Greek Patriarchate's demand to overturn a ruling ordering the transfer of buildings it owns in ...

Jerusalem’s Chief Rabbi Visits Parents of Arab Man with Special Needs Mistakenly Shot by Police

Jerusalem's Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern on Tuesday paid a condolence visit to the parents of  Iyad Halak, an Arab man with Special Needs who ...

Temple Mount Reopens After 70-Day Shutdown

The Temple Mount reopened to Jewish and Muslim worshippers on Sunday morning after it was shut down 70 days ago due to the Coronavirus ...

Ahead of Jerusalem Day: Capital Experiences Unprecedented Growth

President Reuven Rivlin received on Monday the 2020 Statistical Yearbook of the Jerusalem Institute for Public Policy (JIPP), which sheds ...

Jerusalem’s Chief Rabbi Wishes Muslim Neighbors a Ramadan Karim

Jerusalem Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern wrote a letter to the residents of the Arab town of Abu Gosh, near the capital, conveying his holiday ...

Islamic Waqf Taking Advantage of Temple Mount Coronavirus Closure to Conduct Digs

Photos uploaded on Tuesday to the Jerusalem Islamic Waqf's official Facebook page showed them conducting unauthorized digs on the Temple ...