Israeli leaders are denouncing a resolution passed by UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, that denies Jewish ties to holy sites in Jerusalem, including the Western Wall.
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Danny Danon blamed the international body for attempting to cut Israel off from its homeland and heritage.
A Palestinian terrorist last weekend opened fire on bystanders waiting at a light-rail stop in Jerusalem, killing two and wounding at least five others.
A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip this week landed in the southern Israeli town of Sderot.
One of Israel’s founding fathers, former Prime Minister and President of Israel Shimon Peres, died this week at age 93.