Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 17°C Friday 24 September 2021

#Jerusalem

# jerusalem - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust
# Grand Mufti
# Grand Mufti

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:35 AM 26,102 Views 1 Comment

The Israeli leader stirred controversy by claiming a Palestinian leader gave Hitler the idea of exterminating Jews.

# jerusalem - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Three killed as Jerusalem sees its bloodiest day yet in rising violence
# Day Of Rage
# Day Of Rage

Three killed as Jerusalem sees its bloodiest day yet in rising violence

Oct 13th 2015, 2:19 PM 8,955 Views 125 Comments

The rising tide of unrest has raised fears that a full-scale third Palestinian uprising, or intifada, could erupt.

# jerusalem - Friday 9 October, 2015

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war
# Third Intifada
# Third Intifada

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war

Oct 9th 2015, 11:58 PM 21,614 Views 177 Comments

The deaths come after several Israelis were stabbed earlier this week.

# jerusalem - Monday 24 August, 2015

Israeli man charged with Gay Pride murder uses court appearance to attack homosexuality
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Israeli man charged with Gay Pride murder uses court appearance to attack homosexuality

Aug 24th 2015, 12:35 PM 15,995 Views 0 Comments

Yishai Shlissel was released from prison just three weeks before the 30 July murder

# jerusalem - Sunday 9 August, 2015

'Deciding when or on which street I can hold my girlfriend's hand - it's a struggle'
# Israel
# Israel

'Deciding when or on which street I can hold my girlfriend's hand - it's a struggle'

Aug 9th 2015, 11:15 AM 22,409 Views 24 Comments

The recent stabbing of six people at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem shows the dangerous risks faced by the city’s LBGT community.

# jerusalem - Thursday 30 July, 2015

This man has stabbed six people at a gay pride event in Jerusalem
# Israel
# Israel

This man has stabbed six people at a gay pride event in Jerusalem

Jul 30th 2015, 7:02 PM 17,193 Views 91 Comments

The incident happened earlier today.

# jerusalem - Monday 20 July, 2015

What I've learned from volunteering in Palestine
# Opinion
# Opinion

What I've learned from volunteering in Palestine

Jul 20th 2015, 12:01 PM 3,804 Views 179 Comments

A member of Tipperary’s 2010 hurling All-Ireland winning squad writes about volunteering with Palestinian youth as part of the Palestine Summer Encounter Project.

# jerusalem - Friday 6 March, 2015

Four police injured as car ploughs into crowd in Jerusalem
# Attack
# Attack

Four police injured as car ploughs into crowd in Jerusalem

Mar 6th 2015, 9:17 AM 5,365 Views 20 Comments

Police say the suspect has been shot.

# jerusalem - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Hit and run rampage in Jerusalem leaves two dead in religious violence
# Holy Land
# Holy Land

Hit and run rampage in Jerusalem leaves two dead in religious violence

Nov 5th 2014, 2:01 PM 5,207 Views 48 Comments

A Palestinian man driving the van was shot dead by police.

# jerusalem - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Amid tensions in Jerusalem, Israel announces 1,000 new settler homes in the city
# Disputed Territory
# Disputed Territory

Amid tensions in Jerusalem, Israel announces 1,000 new settler homes in the city

Oct 28th 2014, 2:09 PM 6,842 Views 164 Comments

Ireland has joined the US and others in condemning the move.

# jerusalem - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem
# Tension
# Tension

Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem

Oct 1st 2014, 7:34 PM 6,511 Views 77 Comments

The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012, were given final approval this week.

# jerusalem - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Brief Gaza truce ends as fresh Israeli bombing campaign pushes death toll over 400
# Bombardments
# Bombardments

Brief Gaza truce ends as fresh Israeli bombing campaign pushes death toll over 400

Jul 20th 2014, 12:58 PM 12,463 Views 208 Comments

About 40 people have been killed today as Israel intensifies campaign.

# jerusalem - Monday 26 May, 2014

Pope Francis made an unexpected stop at the Western Wall to pray and leave a note
# Pope On Tour
# Pope On Tour

Pope Francis made an unexpected stop at the Western Wall to pray and leave a note

May 26th 2014, 8:40 AM 9,207 Views 43 Comments

The Pope’s note was different to that left by Pope John Paul II over a decade ago.

# jerusalem - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

'I nearly fell out of my chair': Irish scientists uncover Einstein's lost theory
# Eureka Moment
# Eureka Moment

'I nearly fell out of my chair': Irish scientists uncover Einstein's lost theory

Mar 5th 2014, 11:07 AM 22,312 Views 26 Comments

The unpublished document shows that the Nobel Prize winner once considered a model of the universe very different to the Big Bang Theory.

# jerusalem - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners under peace talks
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners under peace talks

Dec 31st 2013, 8:26 AM 4,687 Views 60 Comments

The 26 inmates had served 19 to 28 years for killing Israeli civilians or soldiers.

# jerusalem - Friday 29 November, 2013

Irish troops 'fully committed to Golan Heights task' - Shatter
# Syria
# Syria

Irish troops 'fully committed to Golan Heights task' - Shatter

Nov 29th 2013, 11:39 AM 6,601 Views 83 Comments

An estimated 36 Irish troops were on patrol yesterday when their convoy was hit by an unknown blast.

# jerusalem - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Dublin MEP forbidden from travelling to Gaza
# No Pasaran
# No Pasaran

Dublin MEP forbidden from travelling to Gaza

Oct 26th 2013, 7:45 AM 9,023 Views 142 Comments

“We were absolutely dumbfounded,” Labour MEP Emer Costello said.

# jerusalem - Monday 3 December, 2012

UN 'concerned and disappointed' over Israel's settlement plans
# Middle East
# Middle East

UN 'concerned and disappointed' over Israel's settlement plans

Dec 3rd 2012, 7:59 AM 3,725 Views 84 Comments

Any construction would be an “almost-fatal” blow to the two-state solution, according to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

# jerusalem - Monday 11 June, 2012

Pro-Hitler graffiti found at Israel's Holocaust museum
# Israel
# Israel

Pro-Hitler graffiti found at Israel's Holocaust museum

Jun 11th 2012, 9:07 AM 3,516 Views 8 Comments

Suspicion has fallen on a small fringe of ultra-Orthodox Jews, who are virulently opposed to the state of Israel.

# jerusalem - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Jerusalem must be partitioned, says former Israeli PM
# Middle East
# Middle East

Jerusalem must be partitioned, says former Israeli PM

May 20th 2012, 6:51 PM 3,564 Views 65 Comments

Ehud Olmert says it’s time to relinquish a unified Jerusalem in the interest of peace.

# jerusalem - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Palestinian PM pulls out planned meeting with Netanyahu
# Middle East
# Middle East

Palestinian PM pulls out planned meeting with Netanyahu

Apr 17th 2012, 9:04 PM 1,475 Views 6 Comments

Salam Fayyad was due to hold what would have been the highest-level talks between the sides in two years.

# jerusalem - Monday 2 January, 2012

Holocaust survivors criticise Nazi camp inmate garb at protest
# Israel
# Israel

Holocaust survivors criticise Nazi camp inmate garb at protest

Jan 2nd 2012, 10:00 AM 5,536 Views 23 Comments

Ultra-Orthodox Jews used the outfits to protest criticism of their strict lifestyle is a new form of ‘incitement’ and is ‘reminiscient of the German media before WWII’.

# jerusalem - Monday 26 September, 2011

Two-thousand-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls go online
# Dead Sea Scrolls
# Dead Sea Scrolls

Two-thousand-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls go online

Sep 26th 2011, 5:48 PM 1,320 Views 7 Comments

A joint project by Google and Israel’s national museum allows people to search high-resolution images of the scrolls for specific passages and translate verses into English.

# jerusalem - Saturday 13 August, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
From The Daily Edge
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Aug 13th 2011, 11:02 AM 2,438 Views 7 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures

# jerusalem - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Israel set to approve 4,300 new homes in disputed east Jerusalem area
# Israel
# Israel

Israel set to approve 4,300 new homes in disputed east Jerusalem area

Aug 11th 2011, 2:59 PM 611 Views 56 Comments

Today’s announcement has been criticised by Palestinians and Israel’s anti-settlement group Peace Now.

# jerusalem - Friday 24 June, 2011

Jewish court 'did not condemn dog to death' by stoning
# Animal Antics
From The Daily Edge
# Animal Antics

Jewish court 'did not condemn dog to death' by stoning

Jun 24th 2011, 1:36 PM 362 Views 4 Comments

Reports of the ruling by an ultra-orthodox Jewish church have been dismissed by court.

# jerusalem - Saturday 18 June, 2011

Dog condemned to death by stoning
# Animal Antics
From The Daily Edge
# Animal Antics

Dog condemned to death by stoning

Jun 18th 2011, 5:45 PM 1,543 Views 28 Comments

Judges in Israel thought the dog was a reincarnation of a deceased, cursed lawyer.

# jerusalem - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Five reported dead after Israeli troops clash with Arab protesters
# Israel Palestine
# Israel Palestine

Five reported dead after Israeli troops clash with Arab protesters

May 15th 2011, 1:17 PM 438 Views 0 Comments

Dozens more were wounded as Palestinians commemorated their mass displacement during the war surrounding Israel’s establishment three generations ago.

# jerusalem - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

One confirmed dead, dozens injured in Jerusalem bus station bombing
# Israel
# Israel

One confirmed dead, dozens injured in Jerusalem bus station bombing

Mar 23rd 2011, 7:02 PM 423 Views 1 Comment

A 60-year-old woman has died following an explosion in Jerusalem city centre earlier today.

'Dozens of casualties' following Jerusalem bus explosion
# Middle East
# Middle East

'Dozens of casualties' following Jerusalem bus explosion

Mar 23rd 2011, 2:02 PM 504 Views 0 Comments

Many casualties are feared after a bus explodes at a station near the main entrance to Jerusalem.

# jerusalem - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Israel might offer Palestinians a temporary border
# Palestine
# Palestine

Israel might offer Palestinians a temporary border

Mar 8th 2011, 10:34 AM 626 Views 0 Comments

Israel has been told to make a significant gesture to overcome the deadlocked peace negotiations – however Palestine has rejected previous offers of temporary borders.

# jerusalem - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Israel approves housing expansion in east Jerusalem
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Israel approves housing expansion in east Jerusalem

Mar 2nd 2011, 10:24 AM 349 Views 0 Comments

Newly approved Jewish settlement expansion in bitterly contested east Jerusalem has raised further fears for the deadlocked peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.

# jerusalem - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

Arab wins reprieve against 'deception rape'
# Israel
# Israel

Arab wins reprieve against 'deception rape'

Aug 4th 2010, 3:02 PM 239 Views 0 Comments

18 months to appeal his sentence

# jerusalem - Wednesday 21 July, 2010

Arab charged with rape after consensual sex with Jew
# Israel
# Israel

Arab charged with rape after consensual sex with Jew

Jul 21st 2010, 1:01 PM 952 Views 0 Comments

An Arab man has been sentenced for “rape by deception” after telling a woman that he was Jewish.