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Easter 2014: Access to Worship Report

created 20 June 2014 05:21 AM
Jerusalem is a spiritual city for the three monotheistic religions, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. It is also the center of Palestinian identity and source of its cultural, historical, economic ...
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Palestinian Christians find hope in Pope Francis’ visit

created 19 June 2014 04:21 PM
From 24 to 26 May, Pope Francis made a 3-day tour to the Holy Land, making stops in Jordan, Palestine, and Israel.  In Jerusalem, the Pope’s visit was clouded when Israeli security forces ...
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A Day in the Life of an EA: Checkpoint duty

created 19 June 2014 03:43 PM
Going through the checkpoint is not just a story of queues, turnstiles, and metal detectors, but encompasses the permit system for Palestinians and the sometimes arbitrary attitudes of Israeli ...
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Who is allowed on the Al Aqsa Mosque Compound?

created 19 June 2014 03:32 PM
It is 8 am on the Israeli Independence day, which this year was on the 6 th of May. There is tension in the air. A group Jewish worshippers walk around on the Al Aqsa Mosque Compound escorted ...
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