Articles in "Jerusalem"

Jerusalem Names New Square for a Japanese diplomat, Righteous Among the Nations

The Mayor of Jerusalem Moshe Leon today, Monday, dedicated a square in the city in the name of Chiyona Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who ...

Court Back Pedals on Approving Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount

The Jerusalem District Court accepted on Friday the state's appeal on the decision by the Magistrate’s Court to allow "silent prayers" ...

Thousands Pack Kotel for Final Ceremony Before Yom Kippur

Slichot is a special series of prayers and supplications said every day leading up to Yom Kippur. The word means “pardon” or ...

13% Increase in Jewish Visits to Temple Mount in Past Year

Some 25,500 Jews prayed on the Temple Mount in the past Jewish year of 5771, an increase of 13% compared to the previous year. The ...

Israeli Flag Flies Over Newly Purchased Home in Kfar HaShiloach

A group of Israelis entered a building on Tuesday in the Kfar HaShiloach (Silwan) neighborhood in Jerusalem, situated below the walls of ...

Islamist Member of Bennett’s Coalition Says Kotel Belongs to Muslims

The Jews have no right to access the Temple Mount and the Kotel also belongs to the Muslims, said Member of Knesset (MK) Mansour Abbas on ...

Temple Mount Reopened to Jews After 20-Day Closure

The Temple Mount was reopened to Jewish visitors on Sunday after it was closed to them 20 days. Israel readmitted Jews to the Temple ...

Czech and Slovak Parliaments Join in Jerusalem Day Celebration

The Parliaments of the Czech and Slovak Republics joined together on Monday to celebrate Jerusalem Day and hold the first-ever Jerusalem ...

Police Slammed for Shutting Down Temple Mount for Jews

Israel's police have banned all access for Jewish worshippers to the Temple Mount at least until the end of the Muslim month of Ramadan, ...

Responding to Muslim Ball Games on Temple Mount, Israeli Org Demands Transfer of Holy Site to Jewish Authority

Several clips recently posted on social media showing Muslims playing ball games on the Temple Mount have prompted an Israeli organization ...