Muslims enter Jerusalem holy site for first time in two weeks

Muslims enter Jerusalem holy site for first time in two weeks

Palestinians ended a boycott and entered a sensitive Jerusalem holy site for the first time in two weeks Thursday after Israel removed controversial security measures there, potentially ending a crisis that sparked deadly unrest.

Israel bars men under 50 from Jerusalem Old City prayers

Israel bars men under 50 from Jerusalem Old City prayers

Israeli police said they were barring men under 50 from entering Jerusalem's Old City for Friday Muslim prayers as tensions rose over new security measures at a highly sensitive holy site.

Israel reopens Jerusalem holy site closed after attack

Israel reopens Jerusalem holy site closed after attack

Israel reopened a holy site Sunday closed after an attack that killed two policemen, but new security measures including metal detectors and cameras triggered a dispute with Muslim authorities.

West Bank towns left powerless

West Bank towns left powerless

Israel’s state-owned electric company briefly cut power yesterday to two Palestinian cities in the occupied West Bank...