Mayor Shimoni was looking to provide security, albeit in an unpopular way, because his prime minister has not been able to. Calling him names does not change the fact that Israeli civilians are not safe from being murdered in the street by blood-crazy Arab individuals.
But even with the cloud of sadness that descended on Jerusalem’s Har Nof neighborhood, as the community mourned the gruesome murders and the bloodied synagogue, there was a spark of happiness felt – in the synagogue itself.
Iman Mohammad Rian, head of the Muslim Union in Israel, speaking to leaders from the Christian and Muslim community who visited Har Nof to condemn Tuesday’s massacre inside the synagogue. Photo of the Day