In May, Turkey's Erdoğan declared “every day Jerusalem is under ‘occupation.’”
There is rampant speculation that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu cut a deal with Jordan to remove the metal detectors.
"We are certain that the partnership will be a long-term, strategic one."
The Jordanian news agency Ammon News, reported that Netanyahu was expected to speak by phone with Jordan's King Abdullah on Monday in an attempt to ease tense relations between their two countries after the attack at the Israeli embassy in Amman.
A government source insisted that Jordan would take steps to escalate the diplomatic crisis in the event that the Israeli diplomat is not handed over to the security authorities.
In the fall of 1996, after then Prime Minister Netanyahu had ordered the opening to the public of the Kotel Tunnel, PA Chairman Yasser Arafat called for a violent response--on grounds very similar to the case being made today by the Arabs, namely Israeli sovereignty.
A terrorist entered the residence as a worker and stabbed an Israeli security officer.
The rocket landed in an open area near the security fence in the Eshkol Regional Council district.
Last week the Fatah Central Committee "called on its supporters and members... to turn this Friday into a day of escalation."
Husam Ashhab, 20, was convicted of buy and selling weapons and ammunition, brokering arms deals and other offenses.
DarkCoder claims to have hacked 12,000 Israeli emails last year, including some on the Defense Ministry system.
Ministers Katz and Bennett said that no new legislation would be needed to execute al-Abed.
Warning the Netanyahu cabinet against reaching decisions based on strictly electoral reasons, Blum said that Israel now has 'another two-day window of opportunity to get off the metal detector issue which are important on the tactical level but stupid on the strategic level.'
'What's outrageous is Abbas's refusal to condemn the heinous murder.'
'It is unacceptable that Israel Police be made to obtain authorization from the Palestinians for every new security measure.'
Despite a pending petition to the Supreme Court, the IDF Civil Administration went ahead and razed the memorial.
What ensued will likely continue to divide Israeli society between those who believe terrorists have, by definition, given up their civil rights and must be killed on sight, and those who believe terrorists are not better or worse than any other criminal.
Meanwhile, Minister of Transport Yisrael Katz announced he intends to demand that the death penalty for the terrorist who carried out the attack in Halamish that resulted in the murder of a Jewish father and his two children.
The rocket was heading towards the Ashkelon coastal region.
The soldier was having Shabbat dinner with his family when they heard a noise outside...
IDF and other security forces arrived at the home of the Halamish terrorist within hours.
Ganor told his interrogators he has additional information about other senior officials in the defense establishment who were involved in transactions with the German shipyards.
A grandfather and two adult children were murdered. A grandmother is in grave condition. A 19-year-old terrorist is alive.
Four Israeli police officers were wounded during the riots. Arabs report 4 dead.
Anyone suspected of planning to cause disruptions isn't being allowed into the capital.