Palestinians, Jordanians challenge Israel at Al-Aqsa over banned prayer space; Daoud Kuttab; Al Monitor

Tensions are mounting between Jordan and Israel after the latter arrested members of the Islamic Waqf Council for entering a supposedly banned prayer room at Al-Aqsa Mosque.

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Israel takes another step toward Judaizing Jerusalem; Entsar Abu Jahal; Al Monitor

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates denounced the Israeli government’s approval to build a cable car connecting the Old City of Jerusalem, saying that Israel seeks to Judaize the city.

Source: Israel takes another step toward Judaizing Jerusalem

10 Best Architecture Photography Locations in the World; Craig Hull; Expert Photography

There’s many famous monuments we can’t photograph, so check our list of architecture photography locations you can capture. Your dose of daily inspiration!

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Snow Spell: Kalka Shimla Heritage train journey! See pics and Watch video; Times Now News

Operational since 1903, Kalka Shimla Hill Railways is one of the most iconic railway routes in the country which has completed 116 years. The UNESCO World Heritage site is a magical experience.

Source: Snow Spell: Kalka Shimla Heritage train journey! See pics and Watch video | Business News

Dubrovnik and other beautiful walled cities around the world; MSN

As ‘Game of Thrones’ enters its final season, we look at Dubrovnik, where the series was extensively shot, and some other beautiful ancient- and medieval-era walled cities from around the world.

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Jerusalem Municipality Member Proposes Destruction of Historic Wall; IMEMCNews

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Exploring Russia’s Islamic heritage; Simon Richmond; Lonely Planet

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Israel’s Divisive Plan For a Cable Car in Jerusalem; Miriam Berger; Citilab

Architects, preservationists, and tour guides oppose the Israeli government’s scheme while Palestinian residents say they’ve been entirely marginalized in the process.

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Israel Prize winners call on government to cancel Jerusalem Old City cable car; Sue Surkes; Times Of Israel

70 public figures from academia and the arts sign petition, say holy city is ‘not Disneyland and its treasures of landscape and its heritage are not negotiable currency’…

Source: Israel Prize winners call on government to cancel Jerusalem Old City cable car

UNESCO States Commitment to Palestine; AlBawaba

UNESCO States Commitment to Palestine

Source: UNESCO States Commitment to Palestine