Jerusalem


WATCH: Lifting the veil: Jerusalem exhibition aims to explain religious dress

2019-04-24 19:31

The exhibition delves into the similarities and differences between the various veils worn by some Muslims, Jews and Christians who all walk the streets of Jerusalem.

We are more alike than we are different

2018-07-25 18:30

For the few hours that we spent together in the waiting area of the Parklane Clinic there was no mention of Israel or of Palestine, no Gaza, Jerusalem, Hamas or Trump, writes Howard Feldman.

Israel minister plans Trump train station at Western Wall

2017-12-27 21:59

Israeli minister unveils plan to extend train line into Jerusalem's Old City, with station named for Trump built at the Western Wall

An open letter to the ANC from a South African Jew

2017-12-22 08:41

The news that you have chosen to downgrade the Israeli Embassy has sent a clear message, not only to the Jews of the country, but to the world, exactly how you wish to be known, writes Howard Feldman.

Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel using new techniques

2017-12-10 19:31

The Israeli military says it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip several hundred meters into Israel.

Thousands of Afghans protest Trump's Jerusalem move

2017-12-08 21:17

More than 1 000 Afghans staged protests after Friday prayers in Kabul to condemn the decision by US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital

2017-12-06 21:43

President Donald Trump has recognised the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital - a historic decision that overturns decades of US policy and risks triggering a fresh spasm of violence in the Middle East.

Time for Christians to take Christmas back

2017-12-01 08:18

I believe it's time for Christians to be proud and not be undermined by those of us who are simply too insecure to cope with it. That it begins with taking back Christmas back, writes Howard Feldman.

Palestinians to end boycott of Jerusalem holy site

2017-07-27 12:52

Palestinians were set to return to pray at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site on Thursday after Israeli authorities removed controversial new security measures, potentially ending a nearly two-week crisis that sparked deadly unrest.

Trump will not move US embassy to Jerusalem for now

2017-06-01 19:30

President Donald Trump postpones moving the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, avoiding what would be a provocative decision.

 

Palestine sues US at international court over Jerusalem embassy

2018-09-29 16:35

Palestine files complaint with UN's International Court of Justice to return US embassy to Tel Aviv.

Saudi king, Turkey PM discuss Jerusalem status at talks

2017-12-28 06:54

Saudi King Salman and Turkey's premier have discussed boosting ties and the status of Jerusalem, in a first high-level meeting since the US controversially recognised the city as Israel's capital.

Israel 'in touch with 10 countries' over embassy moves

2017-12-26 15:44

Comments by Israeli deputy FM come as Palestinians criticise Guatemala for announcing plan to move embassy to Jerusalem.

US vetoes UN resolution rejecting Trump's Jerusalem decision

2017-12-18 22:42

The United States on Monday vetoed a draft UN resolution rejecting President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, after all 14 other Security Council members backed the measure.

3 people arrested in fire-bomb attack on Swedish synagogue

2017-12-10 14:46

Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Goteborg.

UK 'disagrees' with 'unhelpful' US decision on Jerusalem

2017-12-06 22:30

Prime Minister Theresa May has said the British government disagreed with US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, saying it was "unhelpful" for peace efforts.

International warnings as Trump delays Jerusalem decision

2017-12-05 22:47

International leaders warn US President Donald Trump that he risked outraging Muslims and jeopardising Middle East peace efforts if he recognised Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and moved the US embassy there.

Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.3m at auction

2017-10-25 05:41

While Albert Einstein's theory of happiness may be relative, it fetched $1.3m at a Jerusalem auction.

Israel removes metal detectors from holy site entrance

2017-07-25 06:39

Israel began removing metal detectors from entrances to a major Jerusalem shrine on Tuesday morning to defuse a crisis over the site that angered the Muslim world.

Trump reviews option to move US embassy to Jerusalem

2017-06-01 06:21

US President Donald Trump will decide whether to renew a legal waiver that delays an eventual move of the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

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