Tag Archives: Shechem

Status quo violated at holy site in Israel – and the world is silent (hint: it’s a Jewish holy site)

The status quo on the Temple Mount has become something of a holy grail (if you excuse the expression) to the international diplomatic community as well as the media. Any whiff of Jews violating the hallowed status quo – whether … Continue reading

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Palestinians want to steal Jewish and Christian history

In a move which takes chutzpah to new heights, the Palestinians are aiming to claim World Heritage status for sites like Bethlehem, Hevron  and Shechem (Nablus) if they are accepted into UNESCO. The Palestinians will seek World Heritage status for … Continue reading

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One worshipper murdered, 4 injured, at Yosef’s tomb in Shechem

Early this morning (Sunday, erev the last day of Pesach), a group of Breslav chasidim went to daven at Kever Yosef in Shechem. Trouble began already on their way in to Shechem when they encountered spikes in the road blocking … Continue reading

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