Writings by Topic: Jerusalem

Middle East Forum Blog
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Should Israel Criminalize Insulting Muslims? Israel Hayom July 28, 2015
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
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Jerusalem Is and Always Will Be Treated as a 'Special' Case Mosaic July 31, 2019
The Mirage of an International Jerusalem Mosaic July 8, 2019
If Trump Wants to Divide Jerusalem into Three danielpipes.org December 24, 2018
France's Hypocrisy on Israel and International Law PJ Media May 23, 2018
Reframing the Middle Eastern and Palestinian Refugee Crises The Algemeiner March 14, 2018
Trump Restores Realism with His National Security Strategy The Washington Examiner December 21, 2017
The US Embassy Move to Jerusalem vs. the "Peace Process" The Gatestone Institute December 19, 2017
Islamic Governments Cede West Jerusalem to Israel World Affairs Journal December 19, 2017
Jerusalem Mania in Turkey The Gatestone Institute December 19, 2017
Moving Jerusalem from Heaven to Earth Ynet December 18, 2017
Middle East Studies Meltdown on Jerusalem The Algemeiner December 18, 2017
Jerusalem Deals in Reality The Australian December 15, 2017
Long History of Hypocrisy about Jerusalem The Toronto Sun December 13, 2017
Jerusalem is Israel's Capital and Always Will Be World Affairs Journal December 7, 2017
There's Only One Road to Peace for Israel: U.S. Recognition of Jerusalem The Hill December 5, 2017
Paola Caridi's Skewed Portrait of Jerusalem The Algemeiner December 1, 2017
Trump Dumps the UN Erasure, Slander, and Cover-up Organization The Washington Examiner October 12, 2017
Is the Western Wall Judaism's Holiest Site? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2017
Erdogan's Obsession to Take Jerusalem The Gatestone Institute July 17, 2017
Assad's Hollow Crown: A Journey through Regime-Held Syria The Jerusalem Report May 9, 2017
The Limbo of the Israel Embassy Controversy Newsday January 28, 2017
Jerusalem is the Center of Gravity BESA Center Perspectives January 19, 2017
Why UNESCO Shouldn't Treat Jerusalem as a Weapon The National Interest November 6, 2016
The Temple Mount and UNESCO The Gatestone Institute August 19, 2016
The Saudi Solution The Washington Times May 18, 2016
Fear and Loathing in Jerusalem New York Daily News November 13, 2014
A Turkish Quest to "Liberate" Jerusalem The Gatestone Institute November 13, 2014
Jerusalem is Not up for Grabs BESA Center Perspectives April 10, 2014
Did Jews Abandon the Temple Mount? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Democrats Fib Again about Israel National Review Online September 11, 2012
White House Mischief The Washington Times August 16, 2011
Auctioning Jerusalem Foretells Israeli PM's Demise American Thinker November 13, 2007
What Jewish Ties to Jerusalem? New York Sun June 20, 2006
Casey, Santorum and Jerusalem Philadelphia Evening Bulletin June 14, 2006
Muslim Zionism New York Sun June 6, 2006
Nightmare on Temple Mount New York Post September 4, 2002
[American Muslims for Jerusalem: Radical] Islam's American lobby Jerusalem Post September 20, 2001
The Muslim Claim to Jerusalem Middle East Quarterly Fall 2001
The Temple Mount's Indian counterpart Jerusalem Post January 17, 2001
Jerusalem Means More to Jews Than to Muslims Los Angeles Times July 21, 2000
Ehud Olmert: "I am the Most Privileged Jew in the Universe" Middle East Quarterly December 1997
Not So Holy City The Spectator November 22, 1997
If I Forget Thee: Does Jerusalem Really Matter to Islam? New Republic April 28, 1997
Understanding Jerusalem Middle East Quarterly March 1997
British Jerusalem in the News Middle East Quarterly December 1994
MEF in the Media
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Gregg Roman: Trump's Embassy Move Will Promote "Real" Peace Talks i24news December 8, 2017
EJ Kimball: Sunni Arab States Won't Jeopardize Relations with Israel over Jerusalem Controversy Stand in the Gap Today (radio) December 7, 2017
Is Israel Maintaining the Status Quo at Al-Aqsa Mosque? Al-Jazeera English October 6, 2015
Audio, Video and Transcripts
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The Struggle for the Temple Mount MEF Wire May 2, 2001
Press Releases
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52 Congressmen to Trump: Recognize Jerusalem in Israel News from the Middle East Forum May 8, 2017
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Backgrounder: The Jerusalem Embassy Controversy December 7, 2017
Book Title Publication Date
The Battle for Jerusalem: An Unintended Conquest
by Abraham Rabinovich
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2014
The Fight for Jerusalem: Radical Islam, the West, and the Future of the Holy City
by Dore Gold
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2008
Illegal Construction in Jerusalem: A Variation on an Alarming Global Phenomenon
by Justus Reid Weiner
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2003
Divided Jerusalem: The Struggle for the Holy City
by Bernard Wasserstein
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2003
The End of Days: Fundamentalism and the Struggle for the Temple Mount
by Gershom Gorenberg
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2002
Jerusalem in America's Foreign Policy, 1947-1997
by Shlomo Slonim
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2001
Al-Quds: The Place of Jerusalem in Classical Judaic and Islamic Traditions
by Mohammed Abdul Hameed Al-Khateeb
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2000