BREAKING NEWS

Western Wall now only reachable by those who live in the Old City

The new Health Ministry regulations enforce a 100-meter zone around each Israeli’s home address, meaning that only people who live in the Old City of Jerusalem are currently able to visit the Western Wall.  
The site remains open and people may still visit it, and it is unclear if the police will enforce the regulations if people pray while practicing social distancing to stay at a distance from one another.  
   
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use

Read all Tweets >