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International Business Times
Unesco chief Irina Bokova aims to tackle controversery over 'Islamification' of disputed Temple Mount in documents to Israel as the "occupying power" and describing the Temple Mount
Unesco chief Irina Bokova aims to tackle controversery over 'Islamification' of disputed Temple Mount
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
in documents to Israel as the "occupying power" and describing the Temple Mount as al-Aqsa Mosque. It also referred to the Western Wall Plaza in quotation marks, after using the Arabic Al-Buraq Plaza. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Brewery looks to revitalize St. Johns neighborhoodcourtesy of Koble Creative “If you saw the building before, there were no wind
Brewery looks to revitalize St. Johns neighborhood
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted yesterday
courtesy of Koble Creative “If you saw the building before, there were no windows at all. Now the entire western wall is basically glass,” Ward explained. “From the road, you’ll be able to see through to the processing area. There... Read more
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The Forward
Orthodox Beatboxers Cut From ‘America’s Got Talent’“All About That Bass.” The pair performed with their tzitzit and kippot visible
Orthodox Beatboxers Cut From ‘America’s Got Talent’
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
“All About That Bass.” The pair performed with their tzitzit and kippot visible. The duo met three years ago at the Western Wall when they were yeshiva students in Israel, they told the judges during that show. Leviton, who goes by the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Photo exhibit of papal visits to Israel open in Mundeleinto the victims of the Holocaust; the Cenacle on Mt. Zion, traditionally held to
Photo exhibit of papal visits to Israel open in Mundelein
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
to the victims of the Holocaust; the Cenacle on Mt. Zion, traditionally held to be the site of the Last Supper; and the Western Wall. The goal of the photo exhibit is to engage with the broader community and illustrate the positive... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
UNESCO committee delays vote on Jewish ties to Jerusalem sitesthat it is the holiest site in Judaism, according to UN Watch. It also uses the
UNESCO committee delays vote on Jewish ties to Jerusalem sites
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
that it is the holiest site in Judaism, according to UN Watch. It also uses the term Buraq Plaza three times, placing Western Wall Plaza in quotes, appearing to deny a Jewish connection to the site. Israel is repeatedly referred to as the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
UNRWA’S dark agendaUN bodies. Displaying its anti-Jewish bias, UNESCO dejudaizes the Judaism’s hol
UNRWA’S dark agenda
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
UN bodies. Displaying its anti-Jewish bias, UNESCO dejudaizes the Judaism’s holiest places, reassigning Arab names to the Western Wall and other Jewish sites. The EU, whose constituent states mostly do not vote against such resolutions, also... Read more
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JTA
Peter Beinart joins US Jews for Civil Rights-style protest in West Banksaid there were no immediate plans to finish the movie theater. ‘Reverse Birth
Peter Beinart joins US Jews for Civil Rights-style protest in West Bank
JTA / Posted 6 days ago
said there were no immediate plans to finish the movie theater. ‘Reverse Birthright’ gives Israelis a look at America’s Jews, from Philip Roth to the Three Stooges Non-Orthodox leaders ‘frustrated’ after meeting with Netanyahu on Western Wall... Read more
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NZCity
Scott Disick has been blessed by a rabbi.he has been exploring his Jewish faith and documenting his travels on Instagram
Scott Disick has been blessed by a rabbi.
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
he has been exploring his Jewish faith and documenting his travels on Instagram. In one picture, taken at Jerusalem's Western Wall, Scott, wearing a Kippah - a traditional Jewish brimless hat - is standing as a rabbi lays his hands on the... Read more
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Deseret News
Orthodox Jewish beatboxers compete on 'America's Got Talent'while chatting with judges before their first performance. "We were both in Is
Orthodox Jewish beatboxers compete on 'America's Got Talent'
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
while chatting with judges before their first performance. "We were both in Israel at the same time and we met at the Western Wall, which is the holiest place in the Jewish tradition," Swartz-Brownstein said. Leviton, who calls himself "The... Read more
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Philly.com
Worldview: Time for a woman to lead U.N.genocide and on Holocaust education. Last year, she blocked a resolution by UNE
Worldview: Time for a woman to lead U.N.
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
genocide and on Holocaust education. Last year, she blocked a resolution by UNESCO's executive board to reclassify the Western Wall of Jerusalem's Old City as part of a holy Muslim complex while ignoring its status as Judaism's holiest... Read more
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New Kerala
Scott Disick has been blessed by a rabbi - newkerala.com #90458In an image taken at the Western Wall here, Disick can be seen wearing a Kippah
Scott Disick has been blessed by a rabbi - newkerala.com #90458
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
In an image taken at the Western Wall here, Disick can be seen wearing a Kippah -- a traditional Jewish brimless hat. He stood as a rabbi blessed the star on his shoulder and head. "Blessings on blessing on blessings on blessings," he captioned the... Read more
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J Weekly
mideast shortsto U.N. Watch, a Geneva-based nongovernmental organization. It also uses the te
mideast shorts
J Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
to U.N. Watch, a Geneva-based nongovernmental organization. It also uses the term Buraq Plaza three times, placing Western Wall plaza in quotes, appearing to deny a Jewish connection to the site. Israel is repeatedly referred to as the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scott Disick is blessed by Rabbi at Jerusalem's Western WallShalom Scott! Disick is blessed by a Rabbi at Jerusalem's Western Wall as he en
Scott Disick is blessed by Rabbi at Jerusalem's Western Wall
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Shalom Scott! Disick is blessed by a Rabbi at Jerusalem's Western Wall as he enjoys a religious trip to Israel Having passed through New York from LA, the 33-year-old reality star arrived in Jerusalem and embarked on a trip to the Western... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Scott Disick Visits Israel and Gets Blessed by a Rabbi -- See the Pic!and chronicling it all on social media. Disick, who is Jewish, had the honor o
Scott Disick Visits Israel and Gets Blessed by a Rabbi -- See the Pic!
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
and chronicling it all on social media. Disick, who is Jewish, had the honor of getting blessed by a rabbi at Jerusalem's Western Wall. He shared the moment on Instagram on Wednesday writing, "Blessings on blessings on blessings on blessings,"... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Kotel Deal Headed To High Court?Jerusalem — Frustrated over Israel’s stalled implementation of a compromise to
Kotel Deal Headed To High Court?
The Jewish Week / Posted 10 days ago
Jerusalem — Frustrated over Israel’s stalled implementation of a compromise to establish a pluralistic prayer plaza at the Western Wall, an alliance of Israeli and North American liberal Jewish groups are vowing to escalate pressure on the ground at... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Pokémon Go invades Auschwitz, US Holocaust Museum and more | Culturefar in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand, some players have already found vir
Pokémon Go invades Auschwitz, US Holocaust Museum and more | Culture
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
far in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand, some players have already found virtual Pokémon in Israel, at sites such as the Western Wall. Pokemon Go's Meowth spotted at the Western Wall! However, the ubiquitous game has also made its way into much... Read more
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JTA
Pokémon Go invades Auschwitz, US Holocaust Museum and morefar in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand, some players have already found vir
Pokémon Go invades Auschwitz, US Holocaust Museum and more
JTA / Posted 11 days ago
far in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand, some players have already found virtual Pokémon in Israel, at sites such as the Western Wall. Pokemon Go’s Meowth spotted at the Western Wall! via Jonathan Kramer, by Mayanot Taglit-Birthright’s Sophia... Read more
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The News & Observer
Holocaust Museum to visitors: Please stop catching Pokemon herethe museum excluded from the game.” The Times of Israel says some players have
Holocaust Museum to visitors: Please stop catching Pokemon here
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
the museum excluded from the game.” The Times of Israel says some players have reported finding their targets in at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, a mosque in Istanbul, Turkey, and even at the Auschwitz museum. The Holocaust Museum’s plight... Read more
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The Forward
Slain 13-old Israeli Girl Mourned on Temple Mountpermitted to visit the Temple Mount in the past year, according to Haaretz. Ab
Slain 13-old Israeli Girl Mourned on Temple Mount
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
permitted to visit the Temple Mount in the past year, according to Haaretz. About 200 supporters gathered afterward at the Western Wall plaza to support the family. They sang and danced in memory of Hallel, a 13-year-old who was stabbed to death... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalemin Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recogni
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalem
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
in Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recognize a special mixed-gender prayer area at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. The wall, believed to be a retaining wall of the Second Temple, is the holiest place where Jews... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalemin Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recogni
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalem
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 days ago
in Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recognize a special mixed-gender prayer area at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. The wall, believed to be a retaining wall of the Second Temple, is the holiest place where Jews... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalemin Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recogni
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalem
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
in Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recognize a special mixed-gender prayer area at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. The wall, believed to be a retaining wall of the Second Temple, is the holiest place where Jews... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalemin Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recogni
US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalem
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
in Israel. In January Israel announced it would enlarge and officially recognize a special mixed-gender prayer area at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. The wall, believed to be a retaining wall of the Second Temple, is the holiest place where Jews... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Western Wall Egalitarian Prayer Activists Say They Will Go To Supreme Court— The negotiating team supporting the implementation of the agreement to create
Western Wall Egalitarian Prayer Activists Say They Will Go To Supreme Court
The Jewish Week / Posted 12 days ago
— The negotiating team supporting the implementation of the agreement to create an egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall said it was planning to initiate legal action in Israel’s Supreme Court. In a letter sent Sunday to Israeli... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Western Wall egalitarian prayer activists say they will go to Supreme CourtConservative and Reform Jewish activists taking part in an egalitarian prayer s
Western Wall egalitarian prayer activists say they will go to Supreme Court
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative and Reform Jewish activists taking part in an egalitarian prayer service at the Western Wall Plaza, June 16, 2016. Photo is screenshot from YouTube via JTA The negotiating team supporting the implementation of the agreement to create an... Read more
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The Forward
Western Wall Prayer Battle Heads to Court as Deal Stalls(JTA) — The negotiating team supporting the implementation of the agreement to
Western Wall Prayer Battle Heads to Court as Deal Stalls
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
(JTA) — The negotiating team supporting the implementation of the agreement to create an egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall said in a letter that it is planning to initiate legal action in Israel’s Supreme Court. In the letter sent... Read more
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The Forward
Non-Orthodox Jews Give up on Western Wall Compromise, Sue Israeli GovernmentNon-Orthodox Jewish organizations in Israel plan to soon sue the Israeli govern
Non-Orthodox Jews Give up on Western Wall Compromise, Sue Israeli Government
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
Non-Orthodox Jewish organizations in Israel plan to soon sue the Israeli government in order to secure a space at the Western Wall, Judaism’s holiest site, for mixed-gender prayer, the groups said in a letter released July 11. The letter indicates... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
KING5 Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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First Coast News
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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KTVB Boise
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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11 News Houston
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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USA Today
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit momentEast Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christian
DailyChatter: Asia's Brexit moment
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
East Jerusalem area that houses some of the holiest sites of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, such as the Temple Mount, Western Wall, and Dome of the Rock. That suggests Shoukry's visit is more important for its symbolism than his... Read more
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The Jewish Press
UNESCO to Question Jewish Ties to Western Wall in Arab-Sponsored Draft ResolutionJewish religious and cultural rights, by adopting an Arab-sponsored draft resol
UNESCO to Question Jewish Ties to Western Wall in Arab-Sponsored Draft Resolution
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
Jewish religious and cultural rights, by adopting an Arab-sponsored draft resolution that denies Jewish ties to Jerusalem’s Western Wall and Temple Mount. The Jordanian-Palestinian draft text on the Old City of Jerusalem was submitted to the... Read more
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J Weekly
New textbook by USF professor an introduction to ‘Judaisms’event; an Ethiopian Jew with Christian face markings; members of Women of the W
New textbook by USF professor an introduction to ‘Judaisms’
J Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
event; an Ethiopian Jew with Christian face markings; members of Women of the Wall wearing tallits and tefillin at the Western Wall; a Jewish child in traditional garb in Tunisia; and Rabbi Tsipi Gabbai blessing Tom Sosnik at his gender... Read more
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JTA
7 Elie Wiesel books that show the range of his influencemuses on suffering and loss through the protagonist David, a Holocaust survivor
7 Elie Wiesel books that show the range of his influence
JTA / Posted 16 days ago
muses on suffering and loss through the protagonist David, a Holocaust survivor who runs into a group of beggars near the Western Wall days after the war. Their stories bring him back to his painful memories of World War II and fighting Arab... Read more
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