Israel Experience
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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

A 2,000 year old podium in the City of David?

31 Aug 2015

A unique stepped structure exposed on the street ascending from the Siloam Pool to the Temple Mount raises questions among researchers at the Israel Antiquities Authority.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Creating art from paper - Japan comes to Jaffa

23 Aug 2015

On display at the Old Jaffa Museum are the works of about 30 artists from ten different countries. The exhibit showcases the unlimited possibilities of paper art through workshops created especially for the exhibition.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Hebrew University rises in world university rankings

16 Aug 2015

In the 2015 ranking of world universities conducted by researchers at the Center for World-Class Universities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Hebrew University rose three places to #67 among world’s 500 top universities.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Has the Baron de Rothschild's lost ship been found?

12 Aug 2015

Baron de Rothschild's lost ship was one of three carrying raw materials from France to the Baron's glass factory near Zichron Yaakov. The ship vanished without a trace in the late 19th century. Has it now been found more than a century later?

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Israeli athletes compete at special events for disabled

04 Aug 2015

The Israeli delegation to the Special Olympics World Games held in Los Angeles won a total of 62 medals: 25 gold, 18 silver and 19 bronze. PM Netanyahu: "You have brought great pride and honor to the State of Israel and to yourselves."

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Religion
World's oldest Lamentation Scroll displayed for Tisha B'Av26 Jul 2015

For the first time, fragments from the world's oldest discovered Lamentation Scroll were displayed in the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem. The book is recited annually on the Ninth day of Av to commemorate the destruction of the Temples.

Jerusalem prepares for the month of Ramadan
Celebrating Easter in the Holy Land