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Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat has declared that he is firmly against the idea of splitting his city between Israel and the Palestinians as part of a final resolution of their long-standing conflict, but he would welcome a Palestinian embassy in...
The Israel Ministry of Tourism gave a special welcome to Jerusalem this week to a pilgrimage group of nearly 1500 Evangelical Christians from South Africa, led by noted farmer-turned-evangelist Angus Buchan, Pentecostal overseer Isak Burger, and...
The last time a new opening was done in the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem was during the reign of the Ottoman Turks in 1898, but it seems increasingly likely we will see a new breach soon. Earlier this week a renovation plan for the Jewish...
A Palestinian man from Hebron, Izzadin Kawazma, was shot dead early Sunday morning by an Israeli border policeman while he was trying to enter the capital illegally by climbing the separation wall near Isawiya, an east Jerusalem neighborhood. A...
A replica of Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque is being erected in Maroun al-Ras in southern Lebanon, just a few hundred meters from the border with Israel, in preparation for an upcoming visit by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Yediot Ahronot...
Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas was in Cairo on Tuesday for talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Arab League General Secretary Amr Moussa in a bid to shore up Arab League support for suspending talks with Israel if Israel...
The US government believes there is still a window of two years in which to solve the Iranian nuclear issue by diplomatic means, The New York Times reported Tuesday, citing a top advisor to President Barack Obama on the Iranian portfolio. The paper...
Political analysts in Lebanon are worried that the country is headed towards another round of civil unrest over a report by the UN Special Tribunal for Lebanon which was tasked with investigating the 2005 assassination of popular prime minister...
Next Tuesday a new facility of the American Consulate in Jerusalem will open on Rehov David Flusser in the southern Arnona neighborhood, after six years of construction. The previous office for consular services on Nablus Road in east Jerusalem will...
The Organization for European Economic Cooperation and Development will hold its biannual tourism conference on October 20-22 in Jerusalem - marking only the second time in its history that the conference is being held outside of Paris. But Britain...

 

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