Israel Experience
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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Jewish-Arab jamming in Jerusalem

18 Dec 2014

On November 6, 2014, over 2,000 young people gathered near downtown Jerusalem to celebrate life. The "Simply Singing" initiative aims at bringing Jews and Arabs together through shared cultural events.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

8,000-year-old olive oil discovered in Galilee

17 Dec 2014

According to the excavation directors, "This is the earliest evidence of the use of olive oil in the country, and perhaps the entire Mediterranean basin." Olive oil was already part of the diet and may also have been used for lighting.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Impressive 2,800-year-old farm house uncovered

15 Dec 2014

The farm, which is extraordinarily well preserved, was built in the eighth century BCE, the time of the Assyrian conquest.

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Pioneering video therapy in Jerusalem

30 Nov 2014

The scriptwriting and filmmaking process enables people in therapy to express themselves and their inner world in an unusual way

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Statement by AmbProsor to the UN Security Council

Tmol Shilshom, Jerusalem's culture cafe

24 Nov 2014

The quaint bookshop cafe has become a cultural landmark in Israel's capital city over the past 20 years. Named after Nobel laureate S.Y. Agnon's novel, it is a place where Israel's best known writers read from their works.

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Religion
Celebrating Christmas in Israel 201419 Dec 2014

Christmas in Israel is a completely different experience than Christmas in any other part of the world.

Pope Francis visits Israel
7th Piyut Festival in Jerusalem