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    • Jackie
    • 05.10.09 | 22:14 (IST)

    The word Jerusalem (in Hebrew Yirushalayim) means city of peace. However, Arabs use the name of the city as a curse against Jews. I was in Jerusalem a few years ago during Sukkot and praying at the Western Wall when we were attacked by Arabs hurling stones from atop the Temple Mount. These were not small pebbles, they were meant to kill, as they could easily because of the height from which they were thrown. Sounds to me as if the Arabs are preparing for a third intifada. Get those checkpoints back up, Bibi

    from the article: Palestinians, U.S. Jews spar over 'Judaizing' Jerusalem
    First published 19:52 05.10.09 | Last updated 22:37 05.10.09
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