Who will control the Temple Mount in Jerusalem?

President Mahmoud Abbas has proposed an international take over of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. When foreign ministers of 57 countries met in Damascus for the Islamic Conference Organization this week, the proposal did not come up for discussion. The announcement by Nabil Abu Rudeina, spokesman of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen), to… Read More Who will control the Temple Mount in Jerusalem?

Israel: Incoming tourism falls 27 per cent in April

The number of hotel stays by foreign tourists dropped 27 percent in April, the Israel Hotel Association reported Monday.«The incoming-tourism sector is in a deep crisis» This is the statement by Rafi Farber, deputy director-general of the Israel Hotel Association, said Monday. «Ever since Operation Cast Lead, coupled with the growing impact of the global… Read More Israel: Incoming tourism falls 27 per cent in April