For Jews to walk to the Western Wall, Judaism’s holiest site, they have to fear for their lives.
The spiritual leader of the Degel HaTorah Knesset faction questioned why the "needles and dangerous" flag march was allowed to be carried out.
Israelis attending the Jerusalem Day flag march discuss what drives them to attend, racist chants heard and criticism over the "inciting and violence-inducing" parade.
“But, you know, coronavirus wasn’t the real virus here. You know what the real virus is? Arabs.”
The flag march, held in Israel's capital for over 30 years, is one of the central features of the Jerusalem Day celebration.
Despite concerns that Jews praying on Temple Mount will further provoke tensions, Israel Police are not expected to stop them from visiting the site.
Hamas called on Palestinians to protect our Islamic and Christian holy sites and to raise the Palestinian flag everywhere to "emphasize the Arab identity of the land and Jerusalem."
There is much debate over the existence and route of the Jerusalem Day flag march which is planned to go through Damascus Gate.
Tensions surrounding Jerusalem have been high for a while, and Hamas has made threats to Israel if the march goes on as planned.
Nothing demonstrates the problems and paradoxes of Jerusalem’s status and situation as this annual event, a celebration of the reunification of the capital during the Six Day War.