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Will Walid Abu Tayeh be the first Arab on the Jerusalem City Council?

The Jerusalem Post 25 May 2023
Will it happen this time? Fifty-six years after the city’s unification, will a resident of east Jerusalem stand up and run for the city council, maybe even as a candidate for mayor?  ... Before becoming an independent lawyer, he served as a senior inspector at the Finance Ministry in Jerusalem. .

Grapevine: So many sites

The Jerusalem Post 25 May 2023
Many synagogues held special services in honor of Jerusalem Day last Shabbat, and in some cases those without a regular cantor brought one in for the occasion ... Hundreds of developers, contractors, lawyers, engineers, architects, mayors and more will be flooding into Jerusalem on May 30 to June 1 for what has been dubbed the Nadlan City Conference.

Today in Israeli History

The American Israelite 25 May 2023
No man’s land between Israeli and Jordanian jurisdictions in Jerusalem produced violence in the 1950s. Gunfire from the Jordanian side of the demilitarized zone on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem kills four Israeli police officers and a Canadian army officer who chairs the United NationsIsrael-Jordan Mixed Armistice Commission.

Sara Netanyahu can attend Milchan's London testimony for corruption trial

The Jerusalem Post 23 May 2023
Sara Netanyahu, wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was permitted to attend the remote testimony of Israeli businessman Arnon Milchan for her husband's corruption trial, the Jerusalem District Court ruled on Tuesday morning ... Lawyers from each side will be on site in London to conduct the cross-examination.

Salah Hammouri: 'I’m living the Nakba on my own skin'

The New Arab 23 May 2023
Since then, the Jerusalemite lawyer and activist has been making public appearances, talking about the status of Palestinians in Jerusalem, Palestinian prisoners and detainees, and Israeli occupation practices in general, often subject to attempts of censorship.

Parents in new Assuta IVF scandal claim hospital offered them hush money

The Jerusalem Post 22 May 2023
"We're exhausted ... The couple's lawyer told N12 that they had had multiple children by IVF with Assuta ... MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST). "Assuta is the one who insisted that the couple be accompanied by a lawyer and that an organized investigation be conducted," said the medical center ... The couple's lawyer denied this claim, however.  ... .

Jerusalem Youth Chorus: Changing Israeli-Palestinian dialogue

The Jerusalem Post 20 May 2023
They believe that Jerusalem teenagers from across the Palestinian-Israeli divide who are motivated to sing together could experience meaningful transformations ... The Jerusalem Youth Chorus) ... “Last December, I decided to leave my law office, where I was a lawyer, to empower kids from east and west Jerusalem.

Dogs: Man's best friend, a terrorist's worst enemy - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 19 May 2023
Dogs ... (credit ... “Django prevented the lives of the fighters involved from being harmed by throwing himself ‘into the line of fire as a shield to selflessly save his partners,’ a Border Police statement said,” (The Jerusalem Post) ... The writer is a former lawyer from Manchester, England. She now lives in Israel where she works at The Jerusalem Post. .

Jerusalem is the leading destination for North American aliyah to Israel

The Jerusalem Post 18 May 2023
In celebration of Yom Yerushalayim, Jerusalem Day, the Nefesh B’Nefesh (NBN) aliyah organization reported that Jerusalem has welcomed the largest number of olim (immigrants to Israel) from North America in the last 20 years ... The oldest oleh to have moved to Jerusalem during this period was 99 years old and the youngest was a 2-month-old baby.

Palestinian climbers move mountains for Salah Hammouri

The New Arab 18 May 2023
He is one of thousands of Palestinians in Jerusalem who have been stripped of their residency, for reasons human rights lawyer Aya Odeh - also on the climb - described as "arbitrary".

Ongoing Catastrophe: Israel Threatens New Mass Expulsions as Palestinians, U.N. Mark 75th Nakba Anniversary

Democracy Now 15 May 2023
We host a roundtable discussion with Munir Nuseibah, a human rights lawyer and director of Al-Quds Human Rights Clinic in Jerusalem; Saleh Hijazi, a member of the Palestinian Boycott National Committee; and Peter Beinart, editor-at-large for Jewish Currents ... Donate ... Munir Nuseibahhuman rights lawyer at the Human Rights Clinic at Al-Quds University ... .

'False Flag' director Oded Raz comes on board for 'Jerusalem 67'

Beijing News 13 May 2023
Filmmaker Oded Raz is all set to direct 'Jerusalem 67', which is an epic period thriller retelling Israel's unlikely victory during the Six Day War in 1967. The long-gestating project is getting ready to shoot on location in Jerusalem on August 16 and is being produced by New York-based Joseph Schick, a U.S.

‘False Flag’ Director Oded Raz to Direct ‘Jerusalem 67’ About Six-Day War (EXCLUSIVE)

Variety 13 May 2023
... to shoot on location in Jerusalem on Aug ... lawyer who started […] .

Israel’s demolition surge: Schools become a primary target

Al Jazeera 11 May 2023
According to the UN, there have been 36 demolitions of 20 schools in occupied East Jerusalem and the West Bank since 2010 ... Wa’il Qut – a lawyer at the Jerusalem Legal Aid and Human Rights Center, which is overseeing the cases of 21 schools slated for demolition – said a 2018 military order allows the ICA to demolish any new building within 96 hours.

Israeli forces kill two in West Bank and destroy houses

Arab News 10 May 2023
... east of Jerusalem, which officials said had been built without permits ... Two brothers from the Shuqairat family said they were informed by their lawyer last week that Jerusalem municipality had submitted a legal request to have the hold order lifted, and the court had granted it.

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