Israel on Memorial Day Honors Its Fallen

Israel on Memorial Day Honors Its Fallen

Israel is observing its memorial day by honoring its fallen soldiers and civilians in two minutes of silence. The country’s memorial day, know as Yom HaZikaron, is honored annually on the third day of Iyar on the Jewish calendar. Israeli national days, like Jewish holidays and festivals, are marked on the Jewish calendar, which differs from the […]

A Trip to Jerusalem in L.A.

A Trip to Jerusalem in L.A.

The city of Jerusalem is sacred and of religious significance to half the people on earth. The area has been fought over, conquered, destroyed and rebuilt by various civilizations for over 5,000 years. A fascinating trip to Jerusalem and its people is the subject of an IMAX film opening March 10, 2015, at the California […]

Terrorist Attack in Jerusalem, Seven Injured

Terrorist Attack in Jerusalem, Seven Injured

A terrorist attack as occurred today as a Palestinian driver slammed his car into a group of pedestrians standing at a train station in east Jerusalem, injuring seven people, including six Israeli soldiers. Moments later, guards at the station fired upon the man, injuring him. Local law enforcement officer Luba Samri claimed the incident as a “terror […]

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