Tuesday, March 21st | 28 Adar 5783


Posts Tagged: Jerusalem Old City

May 15, 2022 11:02 am

Opponents of Jerusalem Cable Car Plan Lose Supreme Court Case

Israeli and Palestinian opponents of an Israeli plan to run a cable car over Jerusalem to the walls of the Old City lost on Sunday...

October 11, 2021 9:18 am

Jerusalem Old City Clashes in Dispute Over Unearthed Human Remains

i24 News - Palestinians and Israel Border Police clashed on Sunday in Jerusalem's Old City during demonstrations over the disturbance of Muslim graves from nearby...

December 1, 2020 9:08 am

Pandemic Brings Dark Times to Jerusalem’s Old City

As night grips Jerusalem's walled Old City, its ancient alleyways become a ghost town of haunting shadows and light. Mornings used to reveal bright picture-postcard scenes...

March 25, 2020 4:12 pm

Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre Closes Amid Coronavirus Fears

Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, revered in Christian tradition as the site of Jesus's crucifixion and burial, was closed on Wednesday as a precaution...

February 23, 2020 10:49 am

Palestinian Shot Dead in Jerusalem’s Old City After Trying to Stab Police

JNS.org - Israeli police on Saturday shot and killed a Palestinian man after he attempted to stab a soldier near Lion’s Gate in Jerusalem’s Old...

February 6, 2020 11:19 am

Israeli Police Officer Lightly Wounded in Old City Shooting Attack

JNS.org - An Israeli Border Police officer was lightly wounded in a shooting attack in Jerusalem’s Old City on Thursday, according to police. The assailant,...

January 22, 2020 11:12 am

Macron Berates Israeli Security Men in Tussle at Jerusalem Church

"Go outside," French President Emmanuel Macron demanded in English in a melee with Israeli security men on Wednesday, demanding they leave a Jerusalem basilica that he visited...

October 8, 2019 10:54 am

Portals to History and Conflict: The Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City

Jews, Muslims and Christians pass daily through the gates of Jerusalem's Old City, on their way to and from prayers or simply to go about...

August 15, 2019 1:25 pm

Israeli Policeman Wounded in Stabbing Attack in Old City of Jerusalem

An Israeli policeman was moderately wounded in a stabbing attack in Jerusalem’s Old City on Thursday evening. According to Israeli news site Mako, the incident took...

July 16, 2019 10:37 am

Archaeologists Find Fabled Crusader Moat Outside Jerusalem’s Old City Walls

JNS.org - Archaeologists have discovered an 11th century moat just outside Jerusalem’s Old City walls—the first hard evidence of a fabled Crusader siege against the...

July 8, 2019 6:06 am

Status Quo Violations on the Temple Mount Continue

JNS.org - On Sunday night, four suspects were detained at the Mercy Gate of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem’s Old City. Police had spotted the...

October 19, 2018 10:15 am

Palestinian Authority Arrests American Citizen for Helping Arab Sell House to Jews

JNS.org - The family of a Palestinian-American citizen reached out to the US State Department for help after he was arrested by Palestinian Authority security forces...

August 18, 2018 2:21 pm

Israeli Police: Shooting of Jerusalem Stabber Justified, Prevented Further Casualties; Family: ‘Too Quick on the Trigger’

The Israeli Police ardently defended their officers over the weekend for shooting an Israeli-Arab man who attempted to attack them in Jerusalem's Old City. Ahmad Muhammad...

July 22, 2018 12:05 pm

Fight Breaks Out in Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City on Tisha B’Av

A near-riot broke out in Jerusalem’s Old City on Sunday as tensions rose due to the large number of worshipers honoring Tisha B’Av, an annual...


‘Behavior of Colonizers’: Many Latino Millennials and Gen-Zers...

Over half of Millennial and Gen-Z Latinos believe that Jews face the least discrimination of all minority groups in the...


Biden Says Never Seen Such Anxiety Over Israel’s Political Situation...

i24 News - US President Joe Biden told Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a phone call on Sunday that...

Middle East

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Pearl City in the Gulf in the UAE

i24 News - Archaeologists on Monday claimed to have found the oldest pearl city in the Persian Gulf on an island off one of the northern Sheikhdoms of the United...


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