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…

1,397 total views, 4 views today

Read More

Israel and Palestinians dig in over Jerusalem site security

Israel and Palestinians dig in over Jerusalem site security

Israel and Palestinians dig in over Jerusalem site security Israelis and Palestinians dug in over new security measures at a contested Jerusalem shrine after a deadly attack there, as international efforts were underway to try and stave off a major conflagration after Muslim clerics called for mass protests at the site on Friday. Israel’s public security minister insisted Thursday that the metal detectors were essential to maintaining security, while Palestinians and Muslim religious leaders called for mass protests in the city if they are not removed. Gilad Erdan told Israel’s…

669 total views, 2 views today

Read More

Secret of Epilepsy Discovered in Jerusalem

Secret of Epilepsy Discovered in Jerusalem

Secret of Epilepsy Discovered in Jerusalem Unable to figure out what causes the neurological disorder, the scientists thought to ask: What causes normal people (or lab animals) not to have it? Discovered : Epileptic seizures are caused by abnormal activity in our brain. We know that. Attacks can be unprovoked or can be the result from a tendency that is created, for instance, by head trauma or exposure to certain triggers. We know that too. We don’t know, however, is why some people are prone to epilepsy and some are…

147 total views, no views today

Read More

Britney Spears Jerusalem visit left the city in chaos. Here is how

Britney Spears Jerusalem visit left the city in chaos. Here is how

Britney Spears Jerusalem visit left the city in chaos. Here is how The first concert of Britney Spears in Israel caused a lot of mayhem. The singer and her team made their way through mobs of fans, press and onlookers at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Britney was there to perform at Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park on Monday which saw almost 55,000 fans. Singer Britney Spears arrival in Israel has caused a commotion. It’s the pop star’s first visit to the country and a tour of the holy sites in Jerusalem…

117 total views, no views today

Read More

Jerusalem Syndrome: the madness that grips foreigners on the streets of the holy city

Jerusalem Syndrome: the madness that grips foreigners on the streets of the holy city

Jerusalem Syndrome: the madness that grips foreigners on the streets of the holy city An Irish schoolteacher who came to a Jerusalem hospital convinced she was about to give birth to the Baby Jesus when in fact she was not even pregnant. A Canadian tourist who believed he was the Biblical strongman Sampson and tried to tear stone blocks out of the Wailing Wall. An Austrian man who flew into a rage in his hotel kitchen when staff refused to prepare the the Last Supper for him. These are just…

74 total views, 2 views today

Read More

GOP Bill Would Slash Diplomatic Security Funds Unless Trump Moves U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem

GOP Bill Would Slash Diplomatic Security Funds Unless Trump Moves U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem WASHINGTON ― Three Republican senators — including two former presidential candidates who’ve long criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi — introduced a bill on Tuesday that would halve funds for embassy security, construction and maintenance until the next president moves the U.S. Embassy in Israel to the disputed city of Jerusalem. The measure, introduced by Sens. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Dean Heller (R-Nev.) and Ted Cruz…

102 total views, no views today

Read More