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New Musical to Explore Spanish Jewish Family’s Struggle to Survive

“HIDDEN – The Secret Jews of Spain,” tells the story of the Aguilar family, who live outwardly as Christians and secretly as Jews after the Inquisition.

The 24th Annual Walk of Tisha B’Av Eve

Along with the Minister for Jerusalem Affairs, MKs, the head of the Republican Party in Israel, public figures and thousands of citizens, the traditional walk around the walls of Jerusalem on the eve of the fast of Tisha B’Av will take place again this year.

Israeli Kashrut Supervisors Protest New Work Conditions

The kashrut supervisors were employed directly by the State of Israel and now are required to work for an outsourcing firm.

3 Jerusalem Arabs Arrested at Checkpoint with Rifles

The three tried too hard to convince the police to quickly let them pass through the checkpoint, which made the police very suspicious.

Slovakia Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

Slovakia will be joining the Czech Republic and Bulgaria as European Unions states who are breaking with EU policy on Jerusalem.

Shaked and Regev Pass the Egalitarian Kotel Hot Potato to Netanyahu

PM Netanyahu leveled criticism at Culture Minister Miri Regev, Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked for refusing to support expansion of an egalitarian prayer space at the holy site, said “I'll handle this” • Dozens of rabbis urge ministers to oppose “desecration” of Kotel.

NY Hassidic Student Injured by Iron Bar Dropped from Crane in Mea Shearim

Workers were on the building's roof at the time, constructing a storage room, and it is assumed their negligence resulted in the dropped metal bar.

Three-Weeks Appropriate Discovery: Bronze Coin from the Great Revolt

“It is possible that this coin was in the pocket of one of the residents of Jerusalem who hid from the Romans in the tunnels underneath the city streets.”

Is It Time to Stop Fasting on the 17th of Tamuz?

It appears that in order to revoke an ancient law such as the fast of Tamuz 17, there really has to be a major consensus among all of us that the time of joy and gladness is here again.

Deputy FM Bogdanov: Russia Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem after City Is Split

"Only after that, we will make a decision on our embassy move," Bogdanov said.

Prince William Visits Western Wall, Holy Sites in Jerusalem

"Every weekend British Jews recite a prayer for the Royals and for Israel. For 70 years they’ve longed for this moment."

The PA, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Caution Israel on Erdogan’s Meddling in Eastern Jerusalem

The Jordanians are afraid that Erdogan is trying to undermine the status of the Hashemite Kingdom as guardian of the holy Muslim sites in the city.

UK Prince Accepts Abbas’ Lies, Declines to Meet Jerusalem Mayor in Israel’s Eternal Capital

“I know I share a desire with all of you, and with your neighbors, for a just and lasting peace,” Prince William told youth in both the Palestinian Authority -- which he recognizes as a country -- and in Israel.

Jewish Girls Jailed After Praying at Gates of Temple Mount

Honenu: "Girls who wanted only to pray were detained without any justification."

PM Netanyahu, Prince William Talk ‘Military Service, Helicopters, Soccer, World Cup’

"I told him that he must be very proud of his great-grandmother for saving defenseless Jews; as Prime Minister of Israel I am very proud that Jews are no longer defenseless."

Pres. Rivlin Sends ‘Message of Peace’ with Britain’s Prince William to Abbas

“One day you will be King of England, and I hope you will visit Israel once again with your wife and children."

Prince William ‘Profoundly Moved’ By Visit To Yad Vashem

"I am honoured that my own great grandmother is one of these Righteous Among the Nations."

Prince William Arrives in Israel

The prince is here "to get a flavor of Israel, to see what’s happening here, some of the extraordinary successes in technology, some of the great culture here.”

Bulgaria to Open ‘Honorary Consulate’ in Jerusalem

The new honorary consul will not deal only with Bulgarian affairs in Jerusalem, but with Bulgarian affairs in the entire State of Israel.

Netanyahu Corrects UK Over Royal Visit to ‘Occupied Territories’ in Jerusalem

Prime Minister Bejamin Netanyahu issued a veiled rebuke to the United Kingdom Sunday less than 48 hours before.

Jerusalem Mayor Revokes Fine Against Chabad Tefillin Stand Operator

The Chasid, who has been running the stall near the Jerusalem Central Bus Station for the past four years, was asked by a municipal inspector to fold up his stand and walk away, and when he refused, he received the fine.

Kushner, Greenblatt, Netanyahu Meet over ‘Deal of the Century’ that Carves Up Jerusalem

The Palestinian Authority has been boycotting the Trump administration since December 2017, which is why Kushner and Greenblatt will likely skip Ramallah this time.

Watch 701 Yoga Mats Forge 3 Puzzles About Jerusalem’s Future

"At the end of the event, participants will be able to take a piece of our collective dream for Jerusalem, one of the most spiritual cities in the world, home with them.”

Jewish Agency Bids Farewell to Chairman Natan Sharansky

Sharansky will continue his service training and supporting the Jewish Agency shlichim (emissaries).

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