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China urges support for new Israel-Palestinian peace plan - San Francisco Chronicle

China urges support for new Israel-Palestinian peace planSan Francisco ChronicleFILE - In this Friday, July 28, 2017, file photo the Dome of the Rock Mosque is seen in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City. The latest crisis over one of the most combustible spots in the Middle East has been defused, but has pushed ...and more »

This Jewish summer camp raised a Palestinian flag — and a ruckus - Jewish Telegraphic Agency;

This Jewish summer camp raised a Palestinian flag — and a ruckus - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic AgencyThis Jewish summer camp raised a Palestinian flag — and a ruckusJewish Telegraphic AgencyNEW YORK (JTA) — I don't know if there is a Yiddish or Hebrew version of “more Catholic than the pope.” More machmir than the rebbe? More kosher than glatt? If there is such an expression, this weekend's convulsion over a Jewish camp in Washington ...and more »

Reports: Palestinian Authority And Turkish Dictator Erdogan Driving Temple Mount Riots In Jerusalem - Western Journalism;

Reports: Palestinian Authority And Turkish Dictator Erdogan Driving Temple Mount Riots In Jerusalem - Western Journalism

Western JournalismReports: Palestinian Authority And Turkish Dictator Erdogan Driving Temple Mount Riots In JerusalemWestern JournalismWhile Muslim violence over Israel's security policy on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem has yet to die down since the removal of metal detectors and security cameras from Judaism's holiest site, an Israeli news station reported Sunday that the Palestinian ...and more »

Israeli Authorities Arrest Antiquities Dealers In Connection With Hobby Lobby Scandal - Iowa Public Radio;

Israeli Authorities Arrest Antiquities Dealers In Connection With Hobby Lobby Scandal - Iowa Public Radio

Iowa Public RadioIsraeli Authorities Arrest Antiquities Dealers In Connection With Hobby Lobby ScandalIowa Public RadioAt 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, Israeli police say, authorities arrested five Palestinian antiquities dealers in Jerusalem and confiscated items dating back thousands of years from their homes and shops: papyrus fragments from the Egyptian Book of the Dead ...and more »

Netanyahu Loses His Cool in a Summer of Crises - Bloomberg;

Netanyahu Loses His Cool in a Summer of Crises - Bloomberg

BloombergNetanyahu Loses His Cool in a Summer of CrisesBloombergThis summer has been a tumultuous one for Israel, and for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with two-thirds of Israelis in a recent poll registering their dissatisfaction with his handling of the crisis at the Temple Mount. Long regarded as a master ...and more »

Israel Steals Sensitive Documents Detailing 90% of Jerusalem - teleSUR English;

Israel Steals Sensitive Documents Detailing 90% of Jerusalem - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishIsrael Steals Sensitive Documents Detailing 90% of JerusalemteleSUR EnglishPalestinian men run for cover from tear gas thrown by Israeli forces at the Qalandiya checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem, July 21, 2017. | Photo: AFP. Previous; Next. Published 31 July 2017 (3 hours 10 minutes ago). 0. Comments. AddThis Sharing ...and more »

Beneficial intervention - Jordan Times

Beneficial interventionJordan TimesThe crisis over Al Aqsa Mosque is easing, in no small part, no doubt, due to the personal intervention of His Majesty King Abdullah. As soon as the King returned to the country from a working visit to the United States several positive developments ...and more »

Jewish camp apologizes for flying Palestinian flag - The Times of Israel;

Jewish camp apologizes for flying Palestinian flag - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelJewish camp apologizes for flying Palestinian flagThe Times of IsraelA Jewish camp in Washington state apologized after flying a Palestinian flag “as a sign of friendship and acceptance” to visiting Palestinian Muslim and Christian students. Get The Times of Israel's Daily Edition by email and never miss our top stories ...and more »

Jewish Summer Camp Draws Fire After Flying Palestinian Flag - Forward;

Jewish Summer Camp Draws Fire After Flying Palestinian Flag - Forward

ForwardJewish Summer Camp Draws Fire After Flying Palestinian FlagForwardWhat was meant to be a symbolic goodwill gesture toward visiting Palestinian campers ended up causing major conflict, drawing anger from Jewish families and from outside right-wing groups. Haaretz reported that Kids4Peace, an Israeli-based program ...and more »

Muslim Council of Elders calls on international community to protect Al-Aqsa from Israeli violations - Daily News Egypt - Daily News Egypt;

Muslim Council of Elders calls on international community to protect Al-Aqsa from Israeli violations - Daily News Egypt - Daily News Egypt

Daily News EgyptMuslim Council of Elders calls on international community to protect Al-Aqsa from Israeli violations - Daily News EgyptDaily News EgyptThe Muslim Council of Elders held an urgent meeting in the Emirati capital city, Abu Dhabi, on Monday, to discuss the latest Israeli violations on Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and the Israeli attempts to divide Al-Aqsa Mosque. The meeting was presided over ...and more »

Islamic scholars: Palestinians are not alone in their fight for access to Al Aqsa - The National;

Islamic scholars: Palestinians are not alone in their fight for access to Al Aqsa - The National

The NationalIslamic scholars: Palestinians are not alone in their fight for access to Al AqsaThe NationalIsraeli authorities removed the airport-style electronic gates but Muslims under the age of 50 are still banned from entering the compound. Abir Sultan / EPA. Muslims in Jerusalem will not be left to stand alone in their fight to have rightful access ...and more »

US Ambassador Friedman briefs Trump on Temple Mount crisis - The Jerusalem Post;

US Ambassador Friedman briefs Trump on Temple Mount crisis - The Jerusalem Post

The Jerusalem PostUS Ambassador Friedman briefs Trump on Temple Mount crisisThe Jerusalem PostThe president has yet to make a public statement on the violence that erupted in July. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. US Ambassador David Friedman at the knesset. (photo credit:MATTY STERN, US EMBASSY TEL AVIV). WASHINGTON -- America's ...and more »

Israel arrests 33 Palestinians over participation in al-Aqsa Mosque rallies - Press TV;

Israel arrests 33 Palestinians over participation in al-Aqsa Mosque rallies - Press TV

Press TVIsrael arrests 33 Palestinians over participation in al-Aqsa Mosque ralliesPress TVUndercover members of the Israeli forces detain Palestinian protesters during clashes in Beit El, on the outskirts of the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah, on July 28, 2017, as protests erupt in support of al-Aqsa Mosque compound. (Photo by AFP).and more »

Netanyahu's new plan: Getting rid of Israel's Palestinians - +972 Magazine;

Netanyahu's new plan: Getting rid of Israel's Palestinians - +972 Magazine

+972 MagazineNetanyahu's new plan: Getting rid of Israel's Palestinians+972 MagazineNetanyahu's proposal to revoke citizenship from tens of thousands of Arab citizens is yet another calculated move meant to absolve Israel of responsibility for the fate of its native population. By Marzuq Al-Halabi. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ...and more »

For First Time in Millennia, Jewish Priests Will Undergo Training to Enter Temple's Holy of Holies - Breaking Israel News;

For First Time in Millennia, Jewish Priests Will Undergo Training to Enter Temple's Holy of Holies - Breaking Israel News

Breaking Israel NewsFor First Time in Millennia, Jewish Priests Will Undergo Training to Enter Temple's Holy of HoliesBreaking Israel News“Moshe called Mishael and Elzaphan, sons of Uzziel the uncle of Aharon, and said to them, “Come forward and carry your kinsmen away from the front of the sanctuary to a place outside the camp.” Leviticus 10:4 (The Israel Bible™). The High Priest in ...and more »

Jewish resistance to occupation is also fighting for the future of Judaism itself - Mondoweiss;

Jewish resistance to occupation is also fighting for the future of Judaism itself - Mondoweiss

MondoweissJewish resistance to occupation is also fighting for the future of Judaism itselfMondoweissThe Sumud summer freedom camp where more than 130 Jewish diaspora participants with the Center for Jewish Nonviolence traveled to the West Bank for actions in solidarity with Palestinians. (Photo: Daniel Roth).. In May of 2017, I traveled to ...and more »

Israel harasses Palestinian journalists covering Al-Aqsa protests - Middle East Monitor;

Israel harasses Palestinian journalists covering Al-Aqsa protests - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorIsrael harasses Palestinian journalists covering Al-Aqsa protestsMiddle East MonitorIsrael continued targeting Palestinian journalists and media outlets who were covering mass protests around Al-Aqsa Mosque last week, local media organisations have said. Overnight raids targeted media production companies in the occupied West Bank ...and more »

The Guardian and John Lyons Accuse Australian Jews of 'Targeting' Journalists - Algemeiner;

The Guardian and John Lyons Accuse Australian Jews of 'Targeting' Journalists - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerThe Guardian and John Lyons Accuse Australian Jews of 'Targeting' JournalistsAlgemeinerAustralian journalist John Lyons was among those in the media who, in 2014, leveled entirely false accusations that Israel sadistically tortured Palestinian children. This abuse was purported to include whippings, beatings while tied to a cross and the ...and more »

'Urgent action' required to combat anti-Semitism in Scottish PSC - Jewish News;

'Urgent action' required to combat anti-Semitism in Scottish PSC - Jewish News

Jewish News'Urgent action' required to combat anti-Semitism in Scottish PSCJewish NewsThe head of the parliamentary body tackling anti-Semitism has called for “urgent action” north of the border to “put racists back in the boxes”. Get The Jewish News's Daily Edition by email and never miss our top stories Free Sign up! John Mann MP, who ...and more »

The Temple Mount: Crisis or Harbinger? - Breaking Israel News

The Temple Mount: Crisis or Harbinger?Breaking Israel NewsAs the curtain begins to rise on the final scene of the redemption of the nation of Israel, an ancient tradition that tells us that Eliyahu HaNavi—Elijah the Prophet—will sound a great shofar to herald the crescendo of Jewish history. Rabbi Eliyahu ...and more »