Tag: Muslim

Jerusalem city hall orders halt to illegal Waqf construction on Temple Mount

The Jerusalem Municipality on Tuesday ordered a halt to illegal construction taking place outside of the fence surrounding Jerusalem’s flashpoint Temple Mount holy site.   The administrative order was issued after authorities determined the construction of additional restrooms at the complex has begun without the proper permits, a municipality statement said.   According to reports, […]

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says no Muslim family should use contraception

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said “no Muslim family” should practice contraception and urged women to have more children.   Speaking at an educational foundation in Istanbul on Monday, Mr Erdogan said: “I say this openly: We will increase our descendants, we will increase our population.’   “Family planning, birth control, no Muslim family […]

Donald Trump urges Muslims ‘to turn people in’

The presumptive Republican candidate in the US presidential election, Donald Trump, has called on Muslims to work with the police and “turn people in”. In an interview with the UK’s ITV, Mr Trump said he was not anti-Muslim, but “anti-terror”. He was reacting to remarks by UK Prime Minister David Cameron that he was “stupid, […]

White House Hails ‘Historic’ Election Of Muslim London Mayor

The White House is congratulating voters in the city of London for electing a Muslim mayor.   “This is obviously an historic development for an historic city,” White House press secretary Josh Earnest said to reporters this afternoon when asked for a reaction to the news.   Sadiq Khan, 45, becomes the most prominent Muslim […]

Two Major Rabbis Agree Impending Messiah Bringing Christians and Muslims to Israel

On Wednesday afternoon, two of the greatest rabbis of the generation met and discussed how very close the Messiah is, and how Christians and Muslims have an important role to play in that process.   Rabbi Moshe Sternbuch,Vice-President of the Rabbinical Court and the Head of the Edah HaChareidis in Jerusalem, paid a rare visit […]

VIDEO: Muslim worshipers attack Jews trying to pray on Temple Mount

Video footage from Arab television emerged on Tuesday showing Muslim worshipers on the Temple Mount attack a small group of Jews who ascended to the holy site and attempted to pray.   Israeli authorities on Tuesday evicted eight Jewish visitors from the Temple Mount complex in response to what security forces said was inappropriate behavior […]

Iran: We Will Defend Muslim Nations Against Terrorism, Israel

On Sunday, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani spoke at National Army Day parade in Tehran, where he vowed to defend Muslim nations against terrorism from the Islamic State and the Jewish state of Israel, commonly referred to as the Zionist entity.“If tomorrow your capitals face danger from terrorism or Zionism, the power that will give you […]

Jerusalem Post Editorial: UNESCO fiasco

When Palestinians, Muslims, anti-Semites or, for that matter, The New York Times, question whether a Jewish temple ever stood on the Temple Mount, the motivation is political, not the pursuit of archeological fact.   The underlying assumption is that if Jews’ ties to Jerusalem and to the Temple can be denied or questioned, it serves […]

IRAN VOWS TO DEFEND MUSLIM NATIONS AGAINST TERRORISM, ISRAEL

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday vowed to defend Muslim countries against terrorism and Israel while insisting that its neighbors should not feel threatened.   Speaking during a National Army Day parade in which Iranian forces displayed sophisticated air defense systems recently acquired from Russia, Rouhani praised Tehran’s role in helping the Syrian and Iraqi […]

Iran Vows To Defend Muslim Nations Against Terrorism, Israel

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday vowed to defend Muslim countries against terrorism and Israel while insisting that its neighbors should not feel threatened. Speaking during a National Army Day parade in which Iranian forces displayed sophisticated air defense systems recently acquired from Russia, Rouhani praised Tehran’s role in helping the Syrian and Iraqi governments […]