April 1, 2021 Israel, Palestine Leaders to Resume Talks at White House: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas are set to meet in Washington this week to resume talks aimed at ending their decades-old conflict. The White House announced Wednesday that the two leaders will meet Thursday and Friday. It will be the first time the two have met in years. The meeting follows a flurry of diplomatic moves by the Biden administration in recent weeks, including the appointment of a special envoy to the Middle East, as well as the announcement of $75 million in aid to the Palestinians. The talks are expected to focus on issues such as security, Jerusalem, and the future of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Nestled in the heart of the Holy Land, Jerusalem is a city of profound historical and spiritual significance, attracting pilgrims and explorers from around the world. With its rich tapestry of cultures, traditions, and religious
Inside the walls of its historic Old City, Jerusalem becomes sacred. This is the cradle of civilization, holy for all Abrahamic religions. Jerusalem has a profound religious significance to Judaism, Christianity and Islam. It is one of the oldest cities in the world and traveling here is a must. Jews will pray at the western wall, the last remains of the second Jewish temple, destroyed by the Romans. Christians see the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, in the Christian Quarter, to be the holiest site in the world. Muslims believe that prophet Mohammed was carried from Mecca to Jerusalem. The Al-Aqsa gray dome Mosque is the 3rd most important site for muslims.