Tag : Old City
title : UNESCO Chief Acknowledges Jerusalem as ‘Capital of David,’ Says Protecting Its Heritage Could Lead to Peace
summary : The chief of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization declared that Jerusalem is the “capital of David” and recognized the importance of protecting its heritage.
date : Apr 10, 2017 11:53 AM EDT
title : Israel Slams UNESCO for Discounting Jewish, Christian Connections to Biblical City Jerusalem
summary : The city of Jerusalem is claimed as a holy city for three major world religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. However, the nation of Israel has slammed a United Nations cultural agency for ignoring Jewish and Christian ties to the biblical city.
date : Jul 09, 2015 05:56 PM EDT