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Israelis and Palestinians are headed for another round of tragedy and destruction but seem helpless to avoid it,” according
Friday's incidents were the latest in a series of Palestinian attacks and were accompanied by widespread unrest.
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used his annual United Nations address on Thursday
Just over 250 miles long and 70 miles wide at its widest point (9 miles wide at narrowest), Israel can be covered in a matter of hours. But, you'll want to stay for days -- as many as possible -- because every inch of this country is imbued with meaning.
Today Lailat al Miraj is observed by Muslims as one of the most important events in the history of Islam. Muslims may attend
I'm standing in a tiny room located in a checkpoint facility on the Israeli/Jordanian border. An Israeli immigration agent holding my passport is grilling me while my sister, who is traveling with me, waits her turn outside. Little did I know that our ordeal was far from over.
If there was no border or traffic to deal with, you could bicycle from the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem to the Church of
One of Jerusalem's most fascinating quarters is Mea She'arim, the city's ultra-Orthodox neighborhood. Kiosks sell posters
Funny how in life we are united with individuals who touch our hearts in unimaginable and meaningful ways. Our meeting was especially timely for me, since just earlier that day I was debating whether or not to venture to the Holy Land.
Many thought Hamas didn't have the technological ability to send missiles to Jerusalem. Many others believed that Hamas would never fire missiles on the city because it houses Islam's third most holy site. But those assumptions can no longer be assumed.