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Posts Tagged: Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat

October 17, 2018 11:16 am

UNRWA Teaches Terrorism, Jerusalem Mayor Tells Knesset - The United Nations Relief and Works Agency is “bolstering terrorism,” Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat told the Knesset Interior Committee Wednesday during a special meeting...

October 5, 2018 10:24 am

Jerusalem Mayor Announces That City Will Evict UNRWA - The city of Jerusalem will evict the United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) in light of the organization’s illegal activities and incitement of Palestinians...

September 14, 2018 4:39 pm

Mayor Nir Barkat at Algemeiner Gala: Jerusalem Is Thriving

Jerusalem is experiencing a cultural, spiritual and religious renaissance, the city’s mayor said on Thursday in remarks at The Algemeiner’s fifth annual “J100” Gala in...

August 3, 2018 9:40 am

Jerusalem Municipality Fast-Tracks Expansion of and Renovations to US Embassy - The US embassy in Jerusalem will expand its office space, creating new entrances and service areas, thanks to fast-tracking of permits by the Jerusalem...

July 23, 2018 3:11 pm

Boulder Falls From Jerusalem’s Western Wall, Barely Missing Worshipper

An elderly worshipper had a close call on Monday when a 100-kilogram (220-pound) stone suddenly fell from Jerusalem's Western Wall and crashed at her feet. The Israel Antiquities...

June 28, 2018 10:25 am

Jerusalem Mayor Snubs Prince William After Royal Refusal to Meet in the City - Highlighting a glaring discord on the matter of Jerusalem between Israel and the United Kingdom, Prince William reportedly declined a request by Mayor Nir...

June 5, 2018 10:03 am

Shin Bet Confirms it Thwarted Attempts on Life of Israel’s Prime Minister, Jerusalem’s Mayor - Israel’s Shin Bet security services revealed on Tuesday that they succeeded in thwarting an assassination attempt on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jerusalem Mayor...

May 8, 2018 10:19 am

As Jerusalem’s Mayor Affixes US Embassy Signs, PA Official Demands Global Boycott - As Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat affixed the first street signs directing drivers to the “US Embassy” in the capital, senior Palestinian official Saeb Erekat...

May 7, 2018 9:06 am

US Embassy Road Signs Go Up in Jerusalem

US embassy road signs went up in Jerusalem on Monday ahead of next week's opening of the mission in accordance with President Donald Trump's recognition...

April 11, 2018 11:38 am

Guatemala to Move Embassy to Jerusalem Shortly After US Opening - Guatemala will purportedly move its embassy to Jerusalem just two days after the expected opening of the new United States embassy in Israel’s capital...

February 19, 2018 3:56 pm

Mayor: Jerusalem Is One of the Safest Cities in World Due to ‘Zero Misuse’ of Guns - Despite the constant threat of terror in Israel’s capital city, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has announced that “Jerusalem is one of the safest cities...

January 2, 2018 11:47 am

Archaeology Agency: Clay Seal Supports Existence of 2,700-Year-Old Jerusalem ‘Governor’ - A stamped piece of clay dating back to the First Temple period, whose inscription in ancient Hebrew states that it belonged to the “governor...

December 17, 2017 1:04 pm

Jerusalem Marathon Sees Registration Spike After US Recognition of Capital - President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital may have led to a rise in foreign registration for the Jerusalem Marathon, officials...

December 13, 2017 1:52 pm

Jerusalem Municipality to Distribute Free Christmas Trees - In a warm holiday gesture during Israel’s winter season, the Jerusalem Municipality will continue its annual tradition of distributing free Christmas trees to the...


Georgia Antisemitism Bill in Jeopardy on Last Day of Legislative Session

The Georgia General Assembly will on Wednesday consider for the last time before the legislative session ends a hate crimes bill that would require state officials to refer to the...


Israel’s Netanyahu Upbeat on Reform Compromise After Biden Reproach

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced confidence on Wednesday that he would find compromise with the political opposition over his judicial overhaul after the contested reforms drew a strong reproach from US President Joe Biden. Israel "can't continue down this road," Biden told...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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