six-day war

Post six-day war footage of Egyptian Monastery made public by Israel's national library

The collection includes texts from as early as the 1100s, written in Arabic, Syriac, Greek, Armenian and Georgian and relating to early Christian religion and Church Fathers.

Ammunition Hill

Body of Jordanian soldier uncovered in dig of Jerusalem's light rail train

"He waited for us 54 years," Ammunition Hill Director-General Katri Maoz said. "Stationed at his post with all of his equipment, determined to fight."

By MOSHE COHEN/MAARIV , ALON HACHMON/MAARIV ONLINE
12/08/2021

Is preemptive warfare allowed in Jewish law?

Getting these decisions right can be the difference between triumph and travail.

By SHLOMO BRODY
06/05/2021
Mount Zion

Fabled Diaspora Yeshiva celebrates milestone

Reminiscing about 50 years of the ‘musical yeshiva,’ a part of the fabric of the Old City.

By BEN BRESKY
19/02/2019
IDF Paratroopers relax after liberating the Western Wall during the Six Day War

How three men on a New York floor helped Israel win the Six Day War

He had immediately set the tone. Egypt and Syria were the aggressors, Israel was resisting. And Israel had stood alone – “by its independent effort and sacrifice.”

Six Day War

Israel and US Jewry - the proverbial couple

The Six Day War made identification with Israel intrinsic to Diaspora Jewish identity. Fifty years on, are differences over the West Bank changing the relationship?

By ELLIOT JAGER
22/06/2017
Six Day War

Back to Ammunition Hill

Paul Alster joins the paratroopers of Battalion 66, who took part in one of the bloodiest battles of the Six Day War, and hears how the decision to take the Old City was made.

22/06/2017
Six Day War

Jerusalem, the Six Day War and more

‘The Six Day War is just one of many things that occurred that year’

22/06/2017
1967

Six Day War was more than just military power

IDF commanders became my generation’s heroes, but the victory was not only a military one.

10/06/2017
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