The Jerusalem Post annual conference: 7 Israeli ministers will meet you there!
Mayor to raise 3,000 Israeli, IDF flags throughout capital
By
July 23, 2014 23:53

In a show of solidarity for slain IDF soldiers and those fighting on the front lines in Operation Protective Edge, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat on Wednesday ordered the municipality to raise 3,000 Israeli and IDF flags throughout the capital.

This is the time to lift national morale and give the broadest possible support for army fighters fighting in the Gaza Strip,” Barkat said in a statement. “Jerusalem embraces the soldiers and the capital of Israel, and we are sending a strong message of support, encouragement and prayer to complete the mission and return all our troops home safely."

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
February 27, 2017
Israeli Jew who stabbed "Arab" shopper in 2015 sentenced to 11 years

By JTA

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 13 - 25
    Beer Sheva
    14 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 15 - 22
    Jerusalem
    15 - 23
    Haifa
  • 16 - 31
    Elat
    13 - 25
    Tiberias