JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday described a wave of Palestinian knife and car-ramming attacks as terrorism that must be condemned as he held talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders on how to end the violence.
The Obama administration will support any actions Israel takes in retaliation for Palestinian attacks on its civilians, US Secretary of State John Kerry said in remarks in Jerusalem on Tuesday, released by the US Department of State...
Per the Free Beacon: Two Palestinian high school girls, cousins aged 14 and 16, from a refugee camp north of Jerusalem, skipped school Monday morning and took a tram to the Jewish side of the city. Leaving their school bags on a bench, they proceeded toward the main market place until they encountered an elderly man whom they […]
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The U.S.-led peacekeeper force in the insurgency-wracked Sinai peninsula will remain unchanged after Egypt and Israel together rebuffed proposals to scale it back, an Egyptian official said on Tuesday.
John Kerry and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the current situation in Syria and the fight against the Islamic State
Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Jerusalem and is meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today as terrorism stabbing...
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry began a visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories on Tuesday by describing a wave of Palestinian knife and car ramming attacks as terrorism that must be condemned.
Madonna of the Lilies, Alphonse Mucha, 1905 I never realized that Mucha did any religious art. Via Wikipedia comes this fascinating background:In 1902, Mucha was commissioned to decorate a church in Jerusalem dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Show More Summary
The limestone rock quarry known as Zedekiah’s Cave under the Old City of Jerusalem has been a center of legend and ceremony for thousands of years. There are several stories about the cave that are matters of faith. Legend says thatShow More Summary
Israeli police shot two Palestinian teenage girls, killing one and injuring the other, after they used scissors to attack a 70-year old Palestinian man from the West Bank in a crowded Jerusalem shopping district. The girls mistook the man for an Israeli, according to Israeli police.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - "You have to play the media like a piano," an adviser recalls being told by his ex-boss, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Two Palestinians, including a teen girl, and an Israeli man die in alleged attacks in occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A 16-year-old Palestinian was shot dead by police on Monday after she used scissors to stab and slightly wound a man on a busy street in downtown Jerusalem, Israeli authorities said, as an eight-week-old wave of violence showed no signs of abating.
Ma’an News Agency | – – BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Dozens of Israelis protested in front of an Israeli government building in Jerusalem on Sunday, demanding Palestinians be barred from using the same…
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A Palestinian girl tried to stab Israelis and was fatally run down by a Jewish settler in the West Bank on Sunday while, in a second incident in the Israeli-occupied territory, a Palestinian was shot dead after an attempted attack, Israeli police said.
Thousands of paramilitary forces from the country's powerful Revolutionary Guard have held a war game simulating the capture of Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque from Israeli control. Iran's state media reported Saturday that the forces stormed and "liberated" a replica of the mosque in the exercise. Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Four people were wounded in a stabbing attack in the southern Israeli town of Kiryat Gat on Saturday in what police said bore the hallmarks of previous stabbings by Palestinians.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Ramallah on trip to the region, the U.S. State Department said on Saturday.
ante diem xi kalendas decembres 164 B.C. — Judas Maccabeus restores the Temple in Jerusalem, including removal of the Hellenistic statuary (maybe) 53 B.C. – Death of Marcus Licinius Crassus in Mesopotamia shortly after his defeat at Carrhae (maybe) 1912 — birth of Pierre Grimal (Classicist) 1914 — birth of Michael Grant (yes, the incredibly prolific one) […]
The boy is accused of attempted murder after his alleged involvement in a stabbing attack at at light rail station in East Jerusalem, along with his 11-year-old cousin, who has been deemed too young to stand trial.