The former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. is in the country ahead of a press conference.
The City of David has already changed Jerusalem. A new discovery there opening soon will change the way Jews connect with their past in a way never seen before.
Pinera is on a three day visit to Israel and is scheduled to meet with both Israeli and Palestinian Authority politicians.
Hassen Chalghoumi is currently leading a delegation of French and Belgian Muslims in Israel to improve Muslim-Jewish ties.
Thousands of Yeshiva students from all over the country arrived for a festive prayer at the Western Wall plaza.
The number of visitors is larger than in previous years..
The public priestly blessing takes place twice a year in Israel, during Passover and on Sukkot.
At the conclusion of the work, Rabbi Rabinovitch prayed for all those who wrote notes in order for their wishes to be fulfilled.
The Western Wall, outside Judaism’s holiest site the Temple Mount, has long been held hostage by the intersection of political interests.