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The Siege of Jerusalem can refer to several historical events:

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Israel Today

Israel Today
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 03:37:30 -0800

Historians tell us that 1.1 million Jews died in the siege of Jerusalem, far less than two-thirds of the population needed to fulfill the prophecy. But who can say the counting didn't continue over the centuries? When Zechariah said “in all the land ...

Jerusalem Post Israel News (blog)

Jerusalem Post Israel News (blog)
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 21:26:15 -0800

It was constructed over the site of the Second Jewish Temple, which was destroyed during the Roman Siege of Jerusalem in 70 CE. In EU standards this construction was illegal and should be returned to its rightful owners. Umayyad family lived in Damascus.

Washington Times

Washington Times
Wed, 19 Aug 2015 06:06:32 -0700

Iraqi Hezbollah scouts parade with a portrait of Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as they mark Al-Quds Day in Baghdad. Tehran's mullahs have armed Lebanese militant groups and backed Syria's Bashar Assad against the Islamic State.

Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe New Mexican
Sat, 16 Jan 2016 18:03:45 -0800

Father Kenneth Semon, rector of the Church of Holy Faith, walks up to Call, a 16 year-old horse belonging to Jane Chavez, from Santa Fe, at a pet blessing event outside the church on Oct. 2, 2011. The event was in celebration of Feast of St. Francis ...


Mon, 11 May 2015 11:26:49 -0700

... way to document the family's legacy, but also provides scholars, students, and the general public with a remarkable eyewitness account of an American immigrant's life in Israel, including a riveting description of daily life during the 1948 siege ...
Cleveland Jewish News
Fri, 08 Jan 2016 19:26:28 -0800

1948: As the siege of Jerusalem continues, a British police driver was killed when his armored car hit an Irgun roadblock. 1950: The government of Israel recognizes the People's Republic of China. 1951 In the Negev, founding of Kfar Yeruham which ...

The Times of Israel

The Times of Israel
Thu, 08 May 2014 22:49:25 -0700

Most people think that the War of Independence began on May 14, 1948 when Israel was declared a state. Not so. In fact, the first shots of the war were fired half a year earlier, the day after the United Nations passed a resolution dividing Palestine ...

Jerusalem Post

Jerusalem Post
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:15:51 -0700

The Antiquities Authority on Thursday unearthed for the first time a small 2,000-yearold cistern near the Western Wall that connects an archeological find with the famine that occurred during the Roman siege of Jerusalem during that era. The cistern ...

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