Israel, Palestinians battle for votes over Jerusalem resolution at UNESCO - Jerusalem Post Israel News

The resolution would deny Israel sovereignty over all of Jerusalem, including the western part of the city -- on Independence Day. Orthodox man stands facing the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem. Jerusalem Temple Mount. (photo credit:AMMAR AWAD ...

Trump's headed to Israel. Are you? - WND.com

WASHINGTON – President Trump plans to be in Israel May 23 to help the Jewish state celebrate the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem June 7 during the Six Day War of 1967. Israel is looking forward to the arrival, with Deputy Foreign ...

Mexican Diplomat Honored for Walkout on UNESCO Resolution - http://hamodia.com

Mexican, Diplomat, UNESCO Resolution The facade of the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) headquarters in Paris. (Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images). YERUSHALAYIM - The former Mexican ambassador to the ...

INTERVIEW: We fought to keep our homes, land and identity: Mother of youngest Palestinian prisoner in Israel's jails - Ahram Online

More than 1,000 Palestinian detainees in Israeli jails started a hunger strike on 17 April, but there is one detainee, Shady Farrah, who cannot take part in this strike because at 14 he is the youngest among the 6,500 Palestinians in occupation prisons ...

News Media Ignoring Illegal Palestinian Construction On Jewish-Owned Land In Jerusalem - Breitbart News

TEL AVIV – Amid reports that Israel has revived plans to construct a new neighborhood in the eastern sections of Jerusalem, it is instructive to review the largely untold story of Palestinians building entirely illegally on Jewish-owned property in the ...

Israeli Memorial Day begins - Arutz Sheva

60 IDF soldiers killed since last Memorial Day. 3177 Jews murdered in terror attacks since Israel's establishment, 11 over the past year. Contact Editor. Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/17 19:59. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email ...

Israel bashes Germany for promoting UNESCO resolution - World Israel News

Amid already-tense relations between the two countries, Israel is now accusing Germany of enabling the passing of an anti-Israel UNESCO resolution. Israeli officials are blaming Germany for leading an effort to push forward an upcoming resolution by ...

US Official Criticizes New Draft of 'Delegitimizing' UNESCO Resolution Labeling Israeli Presence in Jerusalem 'Illegal' - Algemeiner

The latest draft of a resolution entitled “Occupied Palestine” to be voted on this Tuesday by UNESCO, the United Nations cultural agency, has been sharply condemned by a US official. The resolution – submitted by Arab states Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, ...

Britain's mea culpa on Balfour Declaration will not come - gulfnews.com

Perhaps Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was asking for too much: A formal apology from Britain for issuing the infamous Balfour Declaration? Her Majesty's government not only refused to deliver the highly symbolic mea culpa, but it also, rather ...

Israel Blames Germany for Hostile UNESCO Resolution - Honestreporting.com

Israeli soldiers stand at attention and bow their heads as siren heard during a Memorial Day ceremony at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest site, in Jerusalem's Old City, April 14, 2013. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash 90. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 1. Share ...

Once I was lit by moonbeams - Mondoweiss

A couple of weeks ago a student of mine returned from spending the Passover holiday with his family in Israel. He's American, short and stocky with red hair. His older brother and sister are currently serving in the Israeli army. When I asked him what ...

Mexican diplomat to be honored for challenging UNESCO on anti-Israel vote - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Andres Roemer, who is Jewish, will be awarded the International Sephardic Leadership Award at a ceremony on May 21 at the Center for Jewish History in New York. UNESCO headquarters. (photo credit:REUTERS). The Mexican diplomat who was fired ...

Jerusalem: Yom Hazikaron ceremony begins - JerusalemOnline

The first Yom Hazikaron ceremony is currently taking place in Jerusalem. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein are participating in the ceremony. Apr 30, 2017, 6:00PM Becca Noy. Topics: Benjamin Netanyahu ...

Israel's Yom Hazikaron: remembering the past year's terror victims - JNS.org

A makeshift memorial at the site of the June 2016 Palestinian terrorist shooting at Tel Aviv's Sarona market. Four Israelis were killed in the attack. Credit: Miriam Alster/Flash90. By Sean Savage/JNS.org. Yom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day for ...

Yom HaZikaron begins this evening at nightfall - Israel Today

The beginning of "The Yishuv" in 1860, marked the first uprisings against the Jewish people in Israel, when Moshe Montefiori developed Mishkenot Shaananim, The neighborhood was the first Jewish neighborhood to be built outside the Old City of Jerusalem ...

Nasreen Qadri Is Singing On Israel's Memorial Day - Forward

On Sundown on Sunday, Israel will pause to mourn the nation's fallen soldiers on Yom HaZikaron, or Memorial Day. This year, an Arab pop singer is helping to usher in the somber mood. Most Arabs don't serve in Israel's military, and oppose Israel's ...

Israel accuses Germany of backing anti-Israel UN resolution as tensions rise - i24NEWS (press release) (registration)

Amid already heightened tensions between Israel and Germany, Foreign Minister officials are accusing Germany of allowing an anti-Israel resolution to pass in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) executive ...

Israel blames Germany for EU support of UNESCO anti-Israel ... - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Is Germany leading European support for the resolution attacking Israel's sovereignty over Jerusalem?

UNESCO Expected to Pass Another Anti-Israel Resolution - Hamodia - http://hamodia.com

As Israel celebrates its 69th Independence Day on Tuesday, UNESCO, the UN education and social agency, is likely to pass another anti-Israel resolution.

Understanding the Yoms…writes Ron Weiser - J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service

This week we will be celebrating the 69th anniversary of the re-establishment of the Jewish State – Independence Day, Yom Ha'atzmaut – preceded by Yom Hazikaron where we remember those who fell in the defence of the State of Israel. Dr Ron Weiser.