Sad anniversary: “Yeshivat Mercaz HaRav commemorates students killed by a Palestinian terrorist ten years ago”

B”H Last night an official commemoration service took place at Yeshivat Mercaz HaRav located in the Kiryat Moshe neighbourhood of Jerusalem. In March 2008, a Palestinian terrorist sneaked into the Yeshiva’s library and shot eight youths. I cannot believe that ten years went by. There was a time when I passed the Yeshiva on a … Continue reading

Animals / Terror / Where to go in Jerusalem

Jerusalem’s “Peace Forest – Ya’ar Hashalom” and stray dogs

B”H When you come to Jerusalem and you go to the Promenade (Tayelet) located in the Abu Tur neighbourhood (off Derech Hebron Street), you see the “Peace Forest” right in front of you. I recommend that you visit the Promenade during the day and not in the dark. The place may look so terribly romantic … Continue reading