#Jerusalem

News | Op-Ed

Donald Trump Jerusalem Embassy Move: A Good First Step | National Review

Moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem will help, but the best way to restore order in the Middle East would be to stop sending aid to Mahmoud Abbas's Palestinian government ...

News | Op-Ed

Trump’s Non-Radical Decision on Jerusalem

This is not a radical position. It has been the consensus in the United States for more than two decades,

Politics | Politics

Trump’s Jerusalem Decision May Lead to Permanent Peace in Israel

The Israeli ambassador to the UN welcomes America’s belated recognition of Israel’s capital.

News | Op-Ed

Donald Trump Strikes a Blow against International Anti-Semitism

By moving America’s embassy to Jerusalem, the U.S. confronts the bigoted double standards of the international community.

News | News

Trump to recognize Jerusalem as capital, plan embassy move, White House confirms | The Times of Israel

Officials say transferring mission from Tel Aviv could take years, so president will sign waiver to avoid penalty; may back 2-state solution if both sides agree

News | Interesting Stories

Archaeological find in Jerusalem ‘proves Bible passage is historically true’

Archaeologists excavating in Jerusalem have found burned artifacts dating from 2,600 years ago – which prove that a passage in the Bible is true. Researchers uncovered charred wood, grape seeds, fish scales, bones and pottery while digging in the City o

News | Media Bias

New York Times Marks Six-Day War Anniversary With Jerusalem Map Obliterating Jewish Presence

Whatever one makes of the long news article the New York Times ran out under the headline “50 Years After...

News | News

Israelis 'astonished' by U.S. statement about the Western Wall

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked to join Trump and was rebuffed by the Americans, who told him the site is part of the West Bank .

History | Archeology

Netanyahu intervenes to save Temple Mount sifting project

Days after archaeological site said it would close for lack of cash, PM steps in, saying funding will continue

News | News

US said to reassure Palestinians embassy move is off the table | The Times of Israel

Ramallah 'relieved' after Trump administration officials tell them there are no plans to fulfill campaign promise, pan-Arab daily reports; Palestinian sources later deny the story

News | News

Trump turns noncommittal on Jerusalem embassy move - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

Jordan, the Palestinian Authority and other Arab allies have warned the White House of severe repercussions should it proceed with the move.

News | The Iran Deal

Adviser says Trump won’t rip up Iran deal, signals he may not move embassy

Appearing to walk back statements made by president-elect and other advisers, Walid Phares says nuclear pact will be ‘renegotiated,’ US mission will only be moved to Jerusalem under ‘consensus,’ brokering Israeli-Palestinian peace

News | News

WATCH: Sukkot Priestly Blessings at Jerusalem's Western Wall! | United with Israel

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History | History

The Islamic claim to the Temple is very recent, since 1930

Jerusalem's role as "The Third Holiest Site in Islam" in mainstream Islamic writings does not precede the 1930s.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Why The World’s Largest Accelerator, MassChallenge, Chose To Open In Jerusalem

MassChallenge, one of the largest startup accelerators, announced last week that the organization will open a branch in Jerusalem in early 2016.

News | News

Palestinian Bar Association gives honorary degree to terrorist who murdered Rabbi Nehemia Lavi and Aharon Banita Bennett

The Palestinian Bar Association decided on Saturday that it would give an honorary lawyer’s degree to Mohannad Halabi, the terrorist who last week murdered Rabbi Nehemia Lavi, 41, and Aharon Banita Bennett, 21, in a terrorist attack in Jerusalem.

Politics | BDS

Matisyahu sings “Jerusalem” in face of anti-Israel protesters at Spanish Festival

Matisyahu is the American Jewish musician who was banned by the Rototom Sunsplash Reggae Festivalfor under pressure and threats from the Boycott, Divestments and Sanctions (BDS) movement. Leading American BDS activists support the ban.

News | Op-Ed

Blog: Yesterday I was informed that I am not a resident of Israel - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

Six Supreme Court Justices from the United States informed me that, as far as they were concerned, I am a resident of Jerusalem, Full Stop.

News | Op-Ed

Time to be honest about Israel's capital (Opinion) - CNN.com

Frida Ghitis: Diplomacy sometimes creates moments of delusion. That fact is on clear display when it comes to how the United States treats Jerusalem.

News | News

Supreme Court Denies 'Jerusalem, Israel' in Passports; Roberts Slams Majority - Breitbart

The Supreme Court ruled on Monday in the case of Zivotofksy v. Kerry that the Constitution does not permit Congress to force the president to allow a U.S. citizen born in Jerusalem to list his birthplace as

News | News

Final deliberations commence on controversial east Jerusalem archeology center

Proposed Kedem Center receives widespread support from mayor Barkat and international luminaries, is condemned by left-wing NGO as ‘Judiaizing’ east Jerusalem.

Politics | Politics

Senate bill seeks to force embassy move to Jerusalem

Legislation is opening salvo as Republican lawmakers look to use Congress to challenge Obama's foreign policy

News | News

As Palestinians Praise Synagogue Atrocity, Mahmoud Abbas Walks Back His 'Condemnation' | Jewish & Israel News Algeme

Hours after this week’s terrorist atrocity at a synagogue in Jerusalem, in which four rabbis and a Druze police officer were murdered, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas issued a condemnation regarded by many Israelis as woefully compromised.

News | News

New Scandal Envelops UNRWA as Employees Praise Jerusalem Synagogue Atrocity | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Among the many Palestinians who openly celebrated Tuesday’s terrorist atrocity at a synagogue in Jerusalem, during which four worshippers and a police officer were brutally murdered, were several employees of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (

News | Media Bias

Demand to Revoke CNN Reporter's Press Pass for Attack Headline

Headline presenting Har Nof massacre as 'Israeli police shot two Palestinian civilians' crosses red line for Samaria leader.

News | Media Bias

CNN Distorts Mass Murder in Jerusalem Synagogue to Fit Pro-Palestinian Narrative

Two Palestinian terrorists carried out what is believed to be a religiously motivated terror attack in a Jerusalem synagogue on Tuesday. The jihadist onslaught, where the two Palestinians were armed with guns and axes, resulted in the deaths of four and l

News | News

Obama Responds to Jerusalem Synagogue Attack: 'Too Many Palestinians Have Died'

President Obama has responded to today's terrorist attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem in which four Israeli Jews attending

News | The News

Solicitor General: Israel Has No Claim to Jerusalem, Just as Russia Has No Claim to Crimea | Washington Free Beacon

Lawyers for the Obama administration compared Israel’s control of Jerusalem to Russian claims over the Ukrainian territory of Crimea during oral arguments this week before the Supreme Court in a case concerning the rights of U.S. citizens to list Jerusa

News | News

Hamas takes responsibility for Jerusalem van attack

Terror group praises Palestinian man who drove into a crowd, killing border policeman, injuring several more Israelis

News | News

Fatah urges Palestinians to block Jews from Temple Mount Wednesday

Abbas also recently called on loyalists to use 'all possible means' to prevent 'settlers' from entering Al-Aqsa mosque

News | News

US Told Israel Temple Mount ’Must Be Opened to Muslims’

Psaki is, pardon the word, chicken.

News | News

Jerusalem's Temple Mount closes to all visitors after shooting of Yehuda Glick

Prominent right-wing activist evacuated to capital's Shaare Zedek Medical Center for surgery; police searching for suspect.

News | News

Yemima: She Made Us Beautiful by Varda Epstein | Israellycool

The story of Yemima Mosquera, who made her people beautiful.

News | News

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas: Use Any Way To Prevent Jews From Entering Temple Mount | Truth Revolt

The official Palestinian Authority TV channel produced and ran a short video of "moderate" Mahmoud Abbas calling for Palestinians to prevent "in any way" Jews from going to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. 

News | News

Netanyahu: No change in Temple Mount status quo | The Times of Israel

Statement comes after Jordan warns peace treaty could be in danger if new policy emerges regarding Jewish prayers at holy site

News | News

US 'unequivocally opposed' to E. Jerusalem construction | The Times of Israel

State Department says building over the Green Line is 'incompatible' with Israel's 'stated desire to live in a peaceful society'

News | News

Baby girl killed in Jerusalem is an American, US official says

WASHINGTON -- Three-month-old Chaya Zissel Braun, the baby girl killed today in Jerusalem during a vehicular terrorist attack, was an American citizen, a US official confirmed to The Jerusalem Post on Wednesday night.

News | News

Hamas, Islamic Jihad salute Jerusalem terror attack, threaten new 'Palestinian intifada' in capital

“The attack in Jerusalem is an act of heroism and a natural response to the crimes of the occupation against our people and our holy places,” said Mushir al-Masri, a senior Hamas spokesperson.

News | News

Violence in capital continues as Palestinians hurl stones at kindergarten in east Jerusalem

Border Police and regular police personnel are conducting searches of the vicinity.

News | News

This is what really happened in Jerusalem today

Today, between the rains, a family took their long-awaited baby girl to the Western Wall, the holiest site where......

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Hamas Welcomes Baby's Murder in J'lem Attack - Middle East - News - Arutz Sheva

A Hamas spokesman openly welcomed news of a terror attack in Jerusalem by one of its terrorists, which left nine people injured and killed a three month-old baby.

News | News

Terror attack in Jerusalem: Baby killed, 7 hurt in attack at Light Rail station

News: Palestinian known to security forces plows car into crowd of people waiting at the Ammunition Hill station of Jerusalem's Light Rail; paramedic: car hit baby girl's stroller.

News | News

Abbas toughens law against Palestinians selling land to Jews | The Times of Israel

Following East Jerusalem acquisitions, PA ups penalty to hard labor for life; Fatah spokesman calls land solicitors 'traitors destined to die a humiliating death'

News | Op-Ed

When Jews moving into non-Jewish neighborhoods elicits scorn from liberals | CiF Watch

Imagine if Jerusalem authorities forbade Palestinians (those with permanent Israeli residency) from moving into Jewish neighborhoods in west Jerusalem, citing the need to protect the delicate demographic balance of the capital, and keep such neighborhoods

News | News

Four officers injured in Temple Mount clashes - Israel News, Ynetnews

News: Police forces drive assailants into Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, as rioters continue to throw rocks, Molotov cocktails.

History | History

The Time Has Come to Get the Facts Straight on Israel's History

The facts are indisputable. The facts are indisputable. While the Arabs in Gaza and Judah and Samaria, are claiming Jerusalem as their capital, it is interesting to note some interesting facts: Jerusalem has been the capital of the Jewish people since the reign of Kind David, almost 3000 years. Jerusalem has never been the capital of any Arab, Moslem, or so called “Palestinian” entity. Mohamad never set foot in Jerusalem. Jerusalem is not mentioned one time in the Koran. Jerusalem is mentioned over 600 times in the Jewish bible.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

At 2:30 A.M., Jews Blast Shema Prayer at Muslim Neighborhood

Tired of waking up to muezzin calls on loudspeakers in the middle of the night, Jews mount an aural counterattack.

History | Israel

A Click Away from Jerusalem: Largest Virtual Tour of Jerusalem Launched

Jerusalem 360 is the largest panoramic project ever launched in Israel, enabling anyone to tour over 100 locations in Jerusalem.