Friday April 25th 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Cave of the Patriarchs’

Rivlin Calls to Stop the Wall in Judea

Rivlin Calls to Stop the Wall in Judea

by Sagit Levi Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin (Likud) called Monday for the government to stop construction on the controversial separation barrier. The speaker's comments came during a visit to the disputed Judea region's Gush Etzion communities. “The planned path of the separation barrier is no longer relevant,” Rivlin said. “It [...]

Hebron Jews Try to Save Palestinian from Execution

Hebron Jews Try to Save Palestinian from Execution

by Sagit Levi Community activists from the ancient Judean city of Hebron have called for international intervention to help the Palestinian man sentenced to death for selling a home near the Cave of the Patriarchs to local Jews. A letter on behalf of Mohammad Abu Shahala, a former intelligence agent for the Western-backed Palestinian [...]