At first glance it would appear to be a recipe for disaster, a proposal so brash it could ignite a conflagration between Arab and Jew. But the idea to build a synagogue on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, which was recently put forward by an impressive array of rabbis, professors and other public figures in […]
Two Jews have petitioned Jerusalem police in the name of dozens of others for permission to carry out the mitzvah of the Passover sacrifice on the Temple Mount this year, for the first time in nearly 2,000 years. he petitioners claim that police authorization is the only obstacle to ascending the Temple Mount, praying […]
Between 1948 and 1967, not one Jew prayed at the Western Wall. Jews were prevented from entering east Jerusalem altogether, which was under Jordanian occupation. Read More: Islamic intolerance and the Temple Mount | JPost | Israel News.
Global governance – the collective management of common problems at the international level – is at a critical juncture. Although global governance institutions have racked up many successes since they were developed after the Second World War, the growing number of issues on the international agenda, and their complexity, is outpacing the ability of international […]
A growing number of international institutions and agreements are attempting to tackle the world’s major challenges: economic, environmental or security. What is the EU’s role in this emerging world order? Read More: The EU’s role in global governance | EurActiv.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry left Israel Tuesday morning as details emerged of a possible deal that would lead to the release of imprisoned Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard by passover and would ensure the continuation of peace talks into 2015. Read More: Kerry to return to region, as plan to free Pollard, save floundering […]
Abbas has signed a document requesting to join UN agencies and international organizations, according to a report by Channel 10. Read More: Abbas: Signs document to join international organizations, says Israel procrastinating | JPost | Israel News.