Tag archive for ‘Temple Mount’
Orly Azoulay On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Temple Mount Crisis: White House ‘Very Concerned’ Over Violent Clashes

  The White House said overnight Wednesday it was “very concerned” about the escalation of violence at the Temple Mount resulting from Israel’s decision to install metal detectors at its entrances in More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Temple Mount Crisis: Fear of Violence on Friday; Mosques Will Be Closed

  A clash broke out Wednesday afternoon near the Lions’ Gate, between police officers and some of the worshipers who arrived at the Temple Mount to hold the afternoon prayers. One of the worshipers tried More...

Roi Kais On Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Arab Media Criticize Israel and the Muslim for Temple Mount: ‘Al-Aqsa Is in Danger’

Israel’s decision to temporarily close the Temple Mount following the deadly terror attack there on Friday led to a series of condemnations across the Arab world, with Caricaturists weighing in as well. In More...

Itamar Eichner On Monday, May 29th, 2017

Express Cable Car Across 1,400 Meters to the Western Wall

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the unification of Jerusalem, the government approved the cable car project in Jerusalem on Sunday, led by Tourism Minister Yariv Levin. The cable car will provide a solution More...

Shai Genish On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

UNESCO Second Resolution in Two Weeks Ignoring Jewish Ties to Jerusalem Holy Sites

    The UNESCO resolution on Wednesday morning ignores again the 3, 000-year-old Jewish link to Jerusalem’s Temple Mount and the Western Wall, the Judaism’s holiest sites,  with 10 votes YEA, More...

Moran Azulay On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

UNESCO Officially Adopts Controversial Jerusalem Resolution

UNESCO‘s executive board formally adopted a controversial resolution Tuesday morning which Israel has said denies the deep historic Jewish connection to holy sites in Jerusalem—and that has angered Israel’s More...

Itamar Eichner On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Jerusalem Asks Holy See for Help With UNESCO Vote on Jerusalem

  In an unusual move, Israel has sought the Holy See’s help in forestalling UNESCO’s adopting a Palestinian recommendation to deny any Jewish affiliation with Jerusalem and the Temple Mount Thursday More...

Roi Yanovsky On Sunday, August 14th, 2016

WATCH: Muslims Clash With Police, Jewish Visitors on Temple Mount

Several Muslim worshippers were removed from the Temple Mount complex and one held for questioning on Sunday after clashing with police and with Jews visiting the holy site on Tisha B’Av. Police dispersed More...

Ynet News On Sunday, August 14th, 2016

7 Jews Removed From Temple Mount on Tishva B’Av After Breaking Rules

  Seven Jewish visitors were detained and removed from the Temple Mount after breaking the rules for visiting the holy site on Sunday morning, while over 300 Jewish visitors were allowed into the complex More...

Itamar Eichner On Friday, July 15th, 2016

EU UNESCO Draft Also Disregards Jewish Connection to Temple Mount

The Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem is fuming over a draft decision distributed on Thursday by representatives of the European Union at meetings of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee in Istanbul on the subject More...

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