Jerusalem

Jerusalem: In-Depth Reports

Moving the Australian Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Will Advance the Peace Process

Arab world telling Palestinians to move forward toward peace. Read More »

PA Ostracizes Palestinians Who Sell Houses to Jews

Palestinian Authority wants to block the Judaizing of Jerusalem Read More »

Moving the Australian Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Will Advance the Peace Process

Arab world telling Palestinians to move forward toward peace. Read More »

Jordan Renews Its Request to Build a Fifth Minaret on the Temple Mount

King Abdullah II seeks to reassert Jordan and himself in several ways. Read More »

Palestinian Authority Violates Oslo Accords in East Jerusalem

The PA abducted a Palestinian realtor with dual Israeli and U.S. citizenship Read More »

Will East Jerusalem Residents Participate in Municipal Elections on October 30?

Palestinian Authority’s “governor of Jerusalem” arrested. Intimidated would-be candidates and voters. Read More »

Correcting an American Judgment on Hamas’ Murder of Three Teens

Should Israeli parents be held responsible for the abduction and murder of their son? Read More »

Palestinian Leaders Threaten Jerusalem’s Arabs on Eve of City’s Municipal Elections

The Palestinian Authority, Hamas, and Mufti consider voters to be “traitors” Read More »

What Israel Should Do when a Stone Falls
out of the Western Wall

The time has come for Israel to demonstrate its sovereignty over the Temple Mount. Read More »

Erdogan’s Turkey Intensifies Involvement in Gaza and Jerusalem

Erdogan wants to restore the Temple Mount to Muslim rule. Read More »

The Status of Jerusalem in International and Israeli Law

The Status of Jerusalem in International and Israeli Law

This monograph, however, shows that Israel has valid legal status in Jerusalem. Israel gained control of both parts of the city after Jordan and other Arab states declared war upon it in May 1948 and in June 1967 respectively. In doing so, Israel exercised its right to self-defense, which international law recognizes as a legitimate reason for using military force. Read More »

Abbas’ Threat to Revoke Palestinian Recognition of Israel

Abbas’ threat is – as always – a double-edged sword Read More »

Jerusalem: The Renewed Diplomatic Struggle over the City’s Future

Jerusalem Center President Dore Gold confronts the myths which subvert archaeology, history, and international law, and undermine the Jewish connection to Jerusalem. Read More »

The U.S. Embassy Prepares to Move to Jerusalem

Other countries prepare to follow. Read More »

Is President Trump Right to Recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital?

Who will protect Jerusalem for all faiths? Read More »