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JERUSALEM: Facebook has reportedly expanded its ad map to reach Israeli residents living beyond the 1967 borders, following a complaint by an ... said that Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely filed a complaint after learning that Facebook ads are limited only to Jerusalem neighborhoods within ...

In August 2016, a group of private developers named Nayot Komemiyut Investments, owned by the Ben David family, purchased 500 dunam (125 acres) of land owned by the Greek Orthodox Church in the Nayot, Talbiya, and Valley of the Cross neighborhoods in Jerusalem for an estimated NIS 114 million.
This episode features segments from the book Jerusalem Stands Alone by Mahmoud Shukair, a collection of tales narrated in a series of stand-alone ... no more than a single page, and often simply a paragraph, so that they resemble, in a way, the tenants of a house or the apartments of a neighborhood.
The first episode, "From Musrara to Sebastia," tells the stories of two protest movements that emerged in the early 1970s: the social protests of the "Black Panther" movement, founded by young Moroccan Jews living in Jerusalem's poor Musrara neighborhood, and the protests of the religious nationalist ...
Palestinians who are fighting evictions in East Jerusalem have complained for years about cooperation between the Justice Ministry and groups trying to settle Jews in the capital's Arab neighborhoods. The Palestinians say this coordination has reached new heights over the past year and a half. A Haaretz ...

The final segment, as of today, is being built on Jerusalem's southern ridge, in the Gilo neighborhood across the Green Line, close to the Cremisan monastery ... The neighborhoods beyond the wall became a haven for criminals who are on the run from the law in Israel or from the rule of law in the PA.".
JERUSALEM -- For what may be the most visible foreign policy step the United States has taken since President Donald Trump took office, the American Embassy set to open in Jerusalem in three months is a bit hard to spot. The ambassador's new quarters -- really, a provisional office until a full-fledged ...
JERUSALEM -- For what may be the most visible foreign policy step the United States has taken since President Trump took office, the American Embassy set to open in Jerusalem in three months is a bit hard to spot. The ambassador's new quarters -- really, a provisional office until a full-fledged embassy ...
JERUSALEM, March 6, 2018 (WAFA) - Bulldozers of the Israeli West municipality Tuesday demolished a car wash shop in the Bir Ayoub area of the Silwan neighborhood in occupied East Jerusalem, citing unpermitted construction as a pretext, said Wadi Helwa Information Center. Israeli forces stormed Bir ...
Al-Quds said Palestinian organizations have petitioned the Israeli High Court against the dismal and inhumane conditions at the Israeli Ministry of Interior in East Jerusalem and that the court had set Thursday as the date to look into this matter. It also said residents of the East Jerusalem neighborhood of ...
Police officers on Friday removed the effigies, one of which was soaked in flammable fluid, from a rooftop in Jerusalem's Me'a She'arim neighborhood and from a rope dangling from a column on Chaim Ozer Street, the Israel Broadcasting Corporation reported. The effigies had black kippahs on their heads, ...
Emboldened by a more supportive White House, Israeli leaders have proposed a flurry of bills and resolutions that, in part, would annex areas of the West Bank and re-engineer Jerusalem's demographic balance by redrawing the city's map to exclude Arab neighborhoods and include Israeli settlements.
In occupied Jerusalem, a Palestinian teen, identified as Adham Ja'abees, 18, turned himself in to the army to serve a ten-month imprisonment sentence. Ja'abees, from Jabal al-Mokabber neighborhood, southeast of Jerusalem, was under house arrest, and will be serving his term in Ramla prison.
A Palestinian man walks near a construction site of a new housing unit in a neighborhood in East Jerusalem known to Jewish settlers as Har Homa and to Palestinians as Jabal Abu Ghneim. The Palestinians want East Jerusalem to be the capital of a future state and object to Israeli building there and ...
This would have redrawn the municipal boundaries of Jerusalem to exclude two Palestinian neighborhoods, thus enhancing Jerusalem's Jewish majority. Perhaps most provocative of recent Israeli actions was the unanimous, though non-binding vote, passed by the Central Committee of the Likud, ...

On June 26, 1967, three weeks after the Middle East war -in which Israel occupied East Jerusalem, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip- the Knesset (Israel's parliament) approved draft resolution 2064. Under the measure, Israel annexed the Arab neighborhoods of East Jerusalem and occupied them ...
The plan to build the Jewish neighborhood on Givat Hamatos represents a continuation of the building of 12 large Jewish neighborhoods since 1967 in the areas that were added to united Jerusalem. The establishment of these neighborhoods was designed to prevent a second division of the city and also ...
It runs all the way to the Arab East Jerusalem neighborhoods of Shuafat and Beit Hanina before ending in bustling Pisgat Ze'ev, one of several .... on the light rail, Rina Pure, who grew up in Acre, on the Israeli coast, said she bought her apartment in the French Hill neighborhood of Jerusalem years ago, ...
Some 150,000 Palestinians living in Jerusalem neighborhoods on the eastern side of the Israeli-built wall snaking in and out of Jerusalem and the West Bank ... While Jerusalem's municipal boundary zigzags between the homes of the Shuafat refugee camp (part of the West Bank) and the neighborhood of ...
Knesset Toughens Conditions for Separating Palestinian Neighborhoods From Jerusalem ... The bill, sponsored by education Minister Naftali Bennett and Jerusalem Affairs Minister Zeev Elkin, is aimed at paving the way for approving a future move that would reduce Jerusalem's jurisdiction and establish a ...
The report noted that some 208,000 Israelis live in Jewish neighborhoods in East Jerusalem, including huge neighborhoods such as Pisgat Ze'ev. An additional 399,000 live in Area C of the West Bank (areas that are under full Israeli control according to the Oslo Accords), exclusive of East Jerusalem.
But the veneer of holiday normality barely hid the tension simmering here since President Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital early this month, making no distinction between the Jewish sector and the Arab neighborhoods Israel annexed in 1967. Meantime, Vice President Mike Pence, whose ...
It's morning rush hour in Ras Khamis, a neglected, restive Arab neighborhood of Jerusalem where President Donald Trump's recent recognition of the ... Khatib, 42, who runs a supermarket across the street from the barrier that separates several Arab neighborhoods of Jerusalem from the rest of the city.
It runs all the way to the Arab East Jerusalem neighborhoods of Shuafat and Beit Hanina before ending in bustling Pisgat Ze'ev, one of several .... on the light rail, Rina Pure, who grew up in Acre, on the Israeli coast, said she bought her apartment in the French Hill neighborhood of Jerusalem years ago, ...
Between the patchwork of Arab sections - not only in the east, but also to the north and south of West Jerusalem - it built giant new neighborhoods .... to Israeli control of Silwan - the Arab neighborhood, just south of the Old City, where both the City of David archaeological park and several groups of ...
When the war of Independence ended in 1949, the armistice agreements left Jordan in control of the city's eastern neighborhoods and Israel those of the west. A short time later, the two countries officially annexed the sections they occupied, with Israel declaring in 1950 that Jerusalem was its eternal capital ...
Both ministers have impeccable records regarding their opposition to the division of Jerusalem, but still the legislation they're trying to move through the Knesset at lightning speed constitutes a shrinking of the municipal boundaries of Israel's capital by separating off certain neighborhoods. Like it or not, this ...
Yet on the whole, the responses in the region to reports that President Trump will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel -- something no president has done .... "It's not his right to decide," said Mr. Juwaihan, who lives in the Al Thuri neighborhood of East Jerusalem but works as a cook at La-La Land, ...
Steinhardt and Sofer offered to purchase land in the Jerusalem neighborhoods of Talbieh and Rehavia in 2007. In the end a different investment group bought the land. They also gave the patriarch a large loan with land in the Hatahana train station complex, not far from Abu Tor, as collateral. They promise ...
East Jerusalem -- At the end of a narrow alleyway in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Ras al-Amud, a maze of hanging black canvases have obscured the Silwan Club's concrete courtyard. They are the size of bed sheets -- draped over clotheslines, hung in layers around the community center's ...
But Ms. Jubran's neighborhood, Kufr Aqab, had been different, because of a quirk of geography. The neighborhood lies in a no-man's land, within the municipal boundaries of Jerusalem but outside the concrete barrier Israel erected in 2002 that physically separates the country from most of the West Bank.
The neighborhood is close to Qalandia terminal, and became isolated from the rest of occupied East Jerusalem after Israel built the illegal Annexation Wall, and now intends to demolish the neighborhood, due to "its proximity to the wall, and for being built without a permit from the City Council," although ...
It would have Israel withdrawing unilaterally from most of Jerusalem's Palestinian neighborhoods, while keeping the Old City and the holy sites.
The neighborhoods beyond the separation barrier are the Shoafat refugee camp and a neighborhood adjacent to it in northeast Jerusalem, ...
A picture taken on May 21, 2017 from the Jewish neighborhood of ... the status of three Palestinian neighborhoods in East Jerusalem that are ...
The Jerusalem municipality is preparing to demolish five buildings ... to take full responsibility for the neighborhood and give its residents all the ...
The Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, Theophilos III, is in the ... National Fund for land in Jerusalem's Rehavia neighborhood during the ...
Jerusalem (JTA) -- A municipal planning committee approved building permits for 176 housing units in a Jewish neighborhood of ...
The deal also includes land in the Armon Hanatziv neighborhood in Jerusalem zoned for construction of two hotels on 28,000 square meters. Most of the proceeds will go to the ILA, which owns the land. In the past, kibbutzim have been awarded larger proceeds for freeing up land, but this was reduced ...
... the division of neighborhoods and education in Jerusalem between ... will be built in which neighborhood, starting already from next year.
... made their way to the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiya on Tuesday mornin, ... Israel regularly demolishes homes built in East Jerusalem by ... out simultaneous demolitions in three other Palestinian neighborhoods.
On Tuesday, 15 August 2017, Jerusalem Municipality employees went with a Border police escort to four East Jerusalem neighborhoods where they ... In the al-Bustan section of the neighborhood of Silwan, authorities ...
The Jerusalem District Court upheld the deal two weeks ago, paving the ... some 200,000 Jews have settled in East Jerusalem neighborhoods ...
Jerusalem -- Six people were killed on Friday in an outbreak of ... Muhammad Abu Ghanam, from the East Jerusalem neighborhood of ...
Carol Dickey, chair of Jerusalem's anniversary, said their friendship began in the late 1990s when one of their members, the late Wylie Currence, used to volunteer at Lighthouse Ministries, First Mennonite's neighborhood outreach program at the church ...
CANTON What do you get when you cross a white Mennonite with a black Baptist?Some pretty good music.At 4 pm. on April 9, the choirs of Jerusalem Baptist ...
So far, the program has 60 participants from the ultra-Orthodox and Arab sectors, as well as several women from Ein Kerem, a neighborhood in southwest Jerusalem that is home to many immigrants from Yemen and Morocco. The latter offer cooking classes ...
A media production company in the blockaded Gaza Strip has duplicated famous districts -- built to scale -- of Jerusalem's Old City for use in an upcoming television series. Built by the Hamas-affiliated Al-Aqsa television channel, the elaborate set is ...


 

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