Coronavirus: Palestinian bodybuilder trains at home due to lockdown | AFP

Palestinian fitness trainer and bodybuilder Mohammad Shweiki films himself training at home in Jerusalem and posts the videos online after authorities closed gyms due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, Israel has officially reported 9006 COVID-19 cases and 59 deaths from the respiratory disease.

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Jerusalem’s Church of Holy Sepulchre closed as Israel ups anti-virus measures | AFP

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed by Christians to house Christ’s tomb, is closing its doors, as Israel tightens movement restrictions and the Palestinians announce their first novel coronavirus death.

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Israeli forces in protective gear stand at a checkpoint in Jerusalem | AFP

Israeli security forces in protective gear check vehicles at the Walajah checkpoint in Jerusalem on a road leading to the West Bank city of Bethlehem. The city of Bethlehem was under lockdown on Friday after the first Palestinian cases of the deadly coronavirus were discovered there and authorities announced a state of emergency. IMAGES

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Israeli voters cast their ballots for third time in 12 months | AFP

Israeli voters arrive to the Gymnasia Ha’ivrit polling station in Jerusalem as they vote for a third time in 12 months, with embattled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking to end the country’s political crisis and save his career. TO COMPLETE VIDI1PI4I4_ENN°1PI6BM

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Israeli forces gather where a suspect armed with knife was killed | AFP

Israeli security forces gather at the scene where Israeli forces shot and killed a suspect in Jerusalem’s annexed Old City after he approached officers posted near one of the gates armed with a knife, police said.

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Airstrikes in Syria; car attack in Jerusalem

Israeli warplanes launched airstrikes early on Thursday near Damascus, wounding eight soldiers, Syrian state media said. Also Thursday, the Israeli military says a Palestinian driver rammed his car into Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem, hurting 12. (Feb. 6)

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Trump Mideast plan calls for Palestinian state

President Donald Trump’s long-awaited Middle East peace plan calls for the creation of a State of Palestine with its capital in portions of east Jerusalem. A plan which strongly favors Israel, the Palestinians have already say no to. (Jan. 28)

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World leaders attend Fifth World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem | AFP

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives to the fifth World Holocaust Forum and takes his seat amongst world leaders gathering to mark 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz, the World War II death camp where the Nazis killed more than 1.1 million people, most of them Jews. IMAGES

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Verbal Altercation between Macron and Israeli police officers | AFP

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday urged Israeli police to let him enter the church of Saint Anne in Jerusalem, in a scene reminiscent of an incident that involved Jacques Chirac in the 1990s. “I don’t like what you did in front of me,” Macron shouted at an Israeli policeman, asking him to leave the French-owned church in Jerusalem’s Old City. IMAGES

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Tourists dressed as Santa hit Jerusalem for Orthodox Christmas | AFP

Some 50 people from around the world descend upon Jerusalem dressed as Santa Claus to celebrate Orthodox Christmas. The tour of the Holy Land included a swim in the Dead Sea, south of the West Bank city of Jericho.

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Israeli museum explains the emojis of ancient Egypt | AFP

How does an academic explain the importance of ancient hieroglyphics to modern audiences glued to their phones? Through the cunning use of emojis. The Israel Museum in Jerusalem this week opened the “Emoglyphs” exhibition, comparing the pictograms of antiquity to those of today.

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Santa Claus visits Jerusalem on camelback | AFP

Riding his camel, Santa Claus, a Palestinian with a red suit and a white beard, roams the streets of the Old City of Jerusalem, greeting people and wishing them a Merry Christmas.

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Today in History for September 28th

Highlights of this day in history: Ariel Sharon visits Jerusalem’s Temple Mount; The American Revolution’s last battle begins; William the Conqueror invades England; First round-the-world flight ends; Jazz great Miles Davis dies. (Sept. 28)

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Israelis react to election results | AFP

Israelis in Jerusalem react to yesterday election results. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main challenger Benny Gantz were deadlocked Wednesday after an Israeli general election, reports said, raising the possibility of a unity government or even the end of the premier’s long rule.

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Israeli camps deadlocked after repeat election

Israel’s two main political parties are deadlocked after an unprecedented repeat election, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing an uphill battle to keep his job. AP correspondent Aron Heller reports from Jerusalem. (Sept. 18)

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Israeli police, Palestinians worshippers clash at Jerusalem holy site | AFP

Israeli police and Palestinian worshippers clash at a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site as overlapping Jewish and Muslim holidays led to tensions there. Sunday marked the start of the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday and thousands of Palestinians prayed at the Al-Aqsa mosque. It coincided with the Jewish Tisha B’av holiday, which typically sees an increase in visits by Jewish religious nationalists to the holy site.

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Israel demolishes ‘illegal’ Palestinian homes in Jerusalem area | AFP

Israel begins demolishing a number of Palestinian homes it considers illegal south of Jerusalem, in a move which has drawn international concern.

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