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Mar 23, 2013

Obama helicopter grounded in Israel due to strong sandstorm

Obama helicopter grounded in Israel due to strong sandstorm
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President Barack Obama‘s helicopter was grounded in Israel this Friday, March 22, 2013, two days after he arrived in the country. The US president was fetched by a second vehicle after his limousine was towed in Jerusalem, and later met with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. President Barack Obama, speaking in […]


Mar 21, 2013

Obama limo towed in Israel, after driver allegedly put gas instead of diesel (Photo)

Obama limo towed in Israel, after driver allegedly put gas instead of diesel (Photo)
By in Asia, International, Politics, United States, Weird No comments

Updated: March 23, 2013 2:20 p.m. Read Obama helicopter grounded in Israel due to strong sandstorm President Obama‘s limo was towed in Israel on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, after the driver allegedly put gas in the tank, instead of diesel. The Obama limo, which was called the “Beast,” was designated to his hotel, and a […]


Dec 28, 2012

2,750-year-old temple discovered near Jerusalem, ancient animal figurines found

2,750-year-old temple discovered near Jerusalem, ancient animal figurines found
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A 2,750-year-old temple was recently discovered in Israel, near Jerusalem by archaeologists connected to the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA), along with a cache of vessels and ancient animal figurines, as shown in the photo below. A horse figure, among those found inside the 2,750-year-old temple Image Credit: Antiques.org.il According to a recent press release by […]


Dec 20, 2012

Checks left at Jerusalem: $500 million left at holy site

$500 million left at holy site
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Checks worth over $500 million was left at a holy site in the Western Wall of Jerusalem, according to a Fox News report on Wednesday, December 19. 2012. Jerusalem Western Wall: The holy site where the $500 million checks was left. Image Credit: Wikipedia The $500 million checks contained in an envelope was reportedly found […]


Dec 26, 2011

Ancient Clay Seal Found In David Jewish Temple at the Old City of Jerusalem (Photo)

Ancient Rare Clay Seal
By in Amazing, Archaelogy, Middle East, Science, Weird No comments

Image Credit: Oded Balilty A rare, coin-sized clay seal was found in the Jewish holy site of the Old City of Jerusalem by Israeli archaeologists, according to reports by several international news sites on Sunday, December 25, 2011. The ancient seal is reportedly linked to a 2,000-year-old religious ritual by the Jewish Temple. Archaeologists believe […]


Dec 7, 2011

Ancient Jerusalem Stone Markings Found in the City of David by Israel Antiquities Authority (Photo)

Ancient Jerusalem markings
By in Archaelogy, Middle East, Science, World 3 comments

Antiquities Authority examines markings Image Credit: Sebastian Scheiner Archaeologists uncovered ancient stone carvings at a Jerusalem excavation. The Jerusalem diggings in the oldest area of the city, called City of David, resulted into the discovery of complex rooms carved into the bedrock, according to reports by several international news sites on Wednesday, December 7, 2011. […]


Nov 24, 2011

Ancient coins found in Jerusalem (Photos)

Ancient Coins Found In Jerusalem
By in Archaelogy, Middle East, Science, World No comments

Ancient Coins Found In Jerusalem Image Credit: Sebastian Scheiner/AP Ancient coins were found underneath Jerusalem‘s Western Wall, international news sites reported on Wednesday, November 23, 2011. According to reports, the discovery of the ancient coins could change the accepted belief that King Herod built the Western Wall. Archaeologists said that the coins buried under the […]


Apr 24, 2011

Jesus Way To Jerusalem Celebrated in Holy Fire Rites A Day Before Easter Sunday

Jesus Way To Jerusalem Celebrated in Holy Fire Rites A Day Before Easter Sunday
By in Current Events, Events, Middle East, World No comments

Jesus Way To Jerusalem Celebrated Image Credit: Oded Balilty / Associated Press Thousands of Christian pilgrims followed the Jerusalem route Jesus took on the way to his crucifixion during the annual holy fire rites, according to reports by several international sites. The holy fire ceremony is being celebrated a day before Easter Sunday at the […]


Feb 1, 2011

Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem UFO sighting caught on video on the same time by different people? (Videos)

By in Asia, Weird 2 comments

Numerous YouTube videos about ‘UFO sighting in Jerusalem’ have been uploaded over the weekend, apparently from different people at the same, who claimed they saw a glowing orb on top of the Dome in the Rock on Friday, January 28, 2011. As explained by multiple witnesses which includes nearby residents and foreigners, the glowing orb […]


Nov 23, 2010

Ancient Roman Bathhouse and Pool Used by Soldiers Discovered in Jerusalem

Ancient Roman Bathhouse and Pool Used by Soldiers Discovered in Jerusalem
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Image credit: IAA The Israel Antiquities Authority have announced on Monday, November 22, 2010 that an Ancient Roman bathhouse was uncovered by Israeli archaeologists in Jerusalem. The bathhouse was believed to have been used by Roman soldiers who were responsible in destroying the Second Temple in Jerusalem. The Romans seized the temple to  quell off […]