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Cleared for Release: Jerusalem Official Loses Daughter in Tzafit River Flood Disaster

Nine teens lost their lives in the tragedy. One teen is still missing. Fifteen are safe.

Czech Republic Opening Consulate in Jerusalem, Moving Embassy ‘Later’

Both the new Czech Consulate and Czech Cultural Center are to be located on the “western” side of Jerusalem.

Thousands Expected on Temple Mount Come Jerusalem Liberation Day

Back in 1967, General Mordechai Gur made his immortal declaration, "Temple Mount is in our hands," only to be reversed a few hours later by then Defense Minister Moshe Dayan.

May 14 Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem to Include Mezuzah-Hanging Ceremony

The extraordinary gesture comes at the behest of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, Channel 20 reports.

Israel Gets its First Cycling Tunnel

“We use tunnels for good purposes, such as sports, in contrast to Hamas,” Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat told reporters.

ZAKA Lays Cornerstone for Jerusalem World Headquarters

Housing Minister Galant quipped: "In contrast with other rescue organizations, I hope that you have the least amount of work."

Hebrew U. Scientists Use Stem Cells to Generate Atlas of Human Genome

Human gene atlas opens up new avenues for studying cancer and genetic disorders.

NIF, EU, Trying to Stall Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem

NGO Ir Amim received $3 million from European donors between 2012-2017, and $1.8 million from the NIF between 2008-2016.

Mnuchin to Head US Delegation to American Embassy Inaugural Festivities in Jerusalem May 14

The U.S. delegation is expected to number approximately 250 VIPs, including some 40 members of the House of Representatives and Senate, and the heads of Jewish organizations and pro-Israel Christian organizations.

Gaza, ‘West Bank,’ No Longer Occupied Territories in 2017 State Dept. Human Rights Report

The report also notes that "on December 6, 2017, the United States recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel."

Man ‘Firebombed’ by Arab Terrorist in Jerusalem

The victim was treated at the scene and then taken to Jerusalem’s Sha’are Zedek Medical Center with burns on the lower section of his body.

1 Wounded in Jerusalem Firebomb Attack

The firebomb was thrown at him in Ir David.

Palestinian Authority Demands Romania Keep Its Embassy Out of Jerusalem

The United States plans to officially transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and open temporary facilities on the secular date of Israel’s declaration of independence, May 14.

Terror Attack Thwarted at Qalandiya Crossing

The 32-year-old Gazan, whose presence at the crossing was not clear, was found to be carrying a knife. He later confessed to intending to carry out an attack.

Forty UN Ambassadors Visiting Israel During 70th Anniversary

"At a time when UNESCO denies the Jewish connection to Jerusalem it is important that the Ambassadors have seen the Jewish history of the city as well as the respect accorded to all faiths by Israel."

Liberman Adds Eastern Jerusalem ‘Iliya Center’ to List of Terror Groups

"We will not accept an institution that acts an outpost for terrorism in the capital of Israel, united Jerusalem."
King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

Saudi King Salman Insists ‘East Jerusalem Must Be Capital of Palestinian State’

The Saudi monarch called for the Arab League gathering to be renamed the “Jerusalem Summit” in solidarity with the Palestinian Authority.

‘Betsy Ross of Israel’ Flag Finds News Home in Ben-Gurion Archives

Confined in Jerusalem to her apartment, she spent her time creating an Israeli flag from her bed sheets. She sewed on a six-pointed star and colored the flag’s stripes with a blue crayon.

Chief Justice Warns That Blow to Court Independence Would Harm Israel’s Democracy

At issue are three coalition proposals to curb the ability of the High Court of Justice to overturn laws.

Comprehensive List: Jerusalem’s Independence Day Celebrations April 18-20

This year marks the 70th anniversary of Israel's independence and the 50th anniversary of the Unification of Jerusalem. To celebrate both occasions, a variety of events will take place throughout the city from April 18 to 19, free of charge.

Honduran Lawmakers Vote to Move Embassy to Jerusalem

“Israel congratulates the National Congress of Honduras for passing with an overwhelming majority a resolution in favor of opening an Embassy in Jerusalem,” Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon said on Twitter.

At Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony, Netanyahu Warns Iran: ‘Don’t Test Israel’s Resolve’

Iran warned Israel Wednesday that it would exact retribution for a missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier in the week in which at least seven Iranian military officials were killed.

To Sign or Not to Sign: Jerusalem Theater Troup Brings Nazi-Era Dilemma to the...

The author of 'The Statement' forms his connection to all the characters. “I seem to have lived with these characters and shared their suffering,” he says.

Opening Ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs’ And Heroes’ Remembrance Day at Yad Vashem (video)

The ceremony featured torch lighting and a traditional memorial service, including the recitation of prayers for the departed.

Israel’s Chief Rabbi Condemns Use of Weapons of Mass Destruction in Syria

"As Jews who have experienced genocide, as Jews whose Torah is a light to the nations, it is our moral obligation to try and stop this murder."

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