Despite attempts by local vendors to decorate their shop fronts to attract customers, the holiday season this year has not met expectations.
Abu al-Kara took advantage of a work permit he had received to engage in agricultural work in the seam zone.
No one could know how "returning refugees" many might be radical Islamists who have sworn to destroy the Zionist enterprise, he said.
Jews from all walks of life stood together as one before the ancient Western Wall, praying in unity for rain to fall.
The would-be attacker, an 18-year-old Arab female, tried initially to make her way through the crossing but was turned away by the Border Guard police.
The PA has "called upon the Arab League to seriously consider imposing an economic boycott on any country that recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of the Israel or move its embassy to it." So far there have been no takers.
Asher Elmaliach was stabbed in the heart by a terrorist.
"I decided to name the Kotel station after US President Donald Trump, in appreciation of his courageous and historic decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel."
One suspect, 60, was assisted by a family member, 20, in making the online purchase.
As with Guatemala, the embassies will transfer from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem only after the relocation of the U.S. Embassy.
The two Turkish tourists who were deported entered Israel on Belgian passports; details on the third man were unavailable.
"God bless you, my friend, President Morales. God bless both our countries – Israel and Guatemala. We are waiting for you here in Jerusalem."
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision, and Guatemala’s move to get on board is evidence that a major shift in international politics is at hand, particularly in Latin America.
President Morales said he made the decision after speaking earlier in the day with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
The measure would apply to Arabs living in Jerusalem and the Golan, who are involved in terrorist activity.
“I call on the public to attend the prayer and to bring umbrellas, because together we will rip open the skies.”
Romania was among the 35 countries that abstained at the UN General Assembly vote Thursday condemning President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Israel Police said the men tried to reach the Al Aqsa Mosque where they planned on participating in a demonstration.
“There is no other solution than the two-state solution, and no two state-solution without an agreement by both sides on Jerusalem."
About one week after his rejection of the Trump declaration, Rick Jacobs had a change of heart, perhaps because of the raging attack on him by his biggest ally in the war over the Kotel real estate, Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky.
Both of the US north American neighbors, Canada and Mexico, abstained, so they get to come party.
"This vote will make a difference on how Americans look at the UN and on how we look at countries who disrespect us in the UN."
Oren also suggested the United States close the PLO mission in Washington DC in response to the vicious anti-American campaign waged by the Palestinian Authority's leading Fatah faction.
The resolution, "expressing in this regard its deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem... calls upon all States to refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City of Jerusalem..."
“Jerusalem is our capital. Always was, always will be... I do appreciate the fact that a growing number of countries refused to participate in this theater of the absurd."