Jerusalem

Ancient city traditionally believed to have been founded by King David. Capital city of Israel, although not internationally recognized. West Jerusalem mainly Jewish, East Jerusalem, captured by Israel in 1967 is mainly Arab. Home to Western Wall, holiest site in Judaism. City holy to Jews, Muslims and Christians. Population of 800,000.

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  • VOLUNTEERS SAVED some 30 cats and dogs from being thrown into bonfires last year, including this kit

    Cat overpopulation in the Holy Land: Why it matters and what can be done

    By HINDY PEARSON

  • Jewish women march while police patrol in the Old City during Jerusalem Day, 2019

    Jerusalem isn’t Israel’s capital, Palestinian official says after Bahrain summit

    By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH

  • Haredi rioters affiliated with extremist communities block traffic at a Jerusalem junction

    Unruly visitors rush burial site, leading France to close it after a day

    By HAGAY HACOHEN

  • The changing Palestinian diet

    By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY

  • 72nd Cannes Film Festival - After the screening of the film "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" in compe

    Daniella Pick says she and Tarantino live a 'modest' life

    By HANNAH BROWN

  • Orthodox Jews on the Temple Mount

    Palestinians call for statehood during UN debate on Jerusalem

    By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

  • The Cave of Patriarchs, Hebron.

    Wiesenthal Center: Cave of Patriarchs is not "Palestinian heritage"

    By ALEX WINSTON

  • Nikki Haley visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

    By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

  • New discovery in Jerusalem's City of David: 2,000-year-old pilgrimage road

    By YAAKOV KATZ

  • Outlining Jerusalem, the people, its streets and its checkered history

    By BARRY DAVIS

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