Arab gunmen kill 2 Israeli policemen at Jerusalem shrine

Arab gunmen kill 2 Israeli policemen at Jerusalem shrine

Arab gunmen kill 2 Israeli policemen at Jerusalem shrine  Arab assailants struck at ground zero of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on Friday, opening fire from inside a major Jerusalem shrine and killing two Israeli policemen before being shot dead. The rare attack from within the sacred site, revered by both Muslims and Jews, raised new concerns about an escalation of violence. The three attackers were Arab citizens of Israel, also a rarity in a rash of Palestinian attacks on Israeli civilians and soldiers that erupted about two years ago, in part…

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Muslim And Jewish Religious Leaders Denounce Violence In Historic Israeli Palestinian Meeting

Muslim And Jewish Religious Leaders

Muslim And Jewish Religious Leaders Denounce Violence In Historic Israeli Palestinian Meeting Muslim : Chief Sephardi Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef and Sheikh Mahmoud Habbash attended an historic Washington Institute meeting on October 13, 2016, hosted by Israeli President Rivlin that brought Israeli Jewish and Palestinian Muslim Religious Leaders together for the first time. (Jerusalem, October 13) — In the first event of its kind, top Israeli Jewish and Palestinian Muslim religious leaders – including one of Israel’s chief rabbis and the religious affairs advisor to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Israel’s Sephardic Chief Rabbi…

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Why Palestine Bears the Blame for the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Why Palestine Bears the Blame for the Arab-Israeli Conflict Palestine : Conflicts between nations—or any other groups of fallible humans—are rarely black and white. The conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is no exception. Israeli society has produced some ugly extremists, while the Palestinians can count among their ranks many heroes of humanity. Yet just because there are good and bad people on both sides of a conflict doesn’t mean that each side is equally to blame. There can be no peace without justice. And as any judge in any…

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