Yom Yerushalayim

Person in the Parsha: Yom Yerushalayim

By RABBI TZVI HERSH WEINREB

“ZION AND JERUSALEM“

Historians have long distinguished between two types of great leaders. On the one hand, there are those who are gifted with mighty talents and unusually powerful personalities. But they are essentially inward people who are not particularly...
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Israeli paratroopers re-create iconic photo on 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War

6 day present

By ANDREW TOBIN

JERUSALEM (JTA) – David Rubinger’s iconic photograph of three paratroopers at the Western Wall is the defining image of the 1967 Six-Day War.

The men in the photo — Dr. Yitzhak Yifat, Tzion Karasenti and Chaim Oshri — have proudly served as symbols of the historic Israeli victory...
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