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The Siege of Jerusalem can refer to several historical events:

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Breaking Israel News

Breaking Israel News
Fri, 08 May 2015 09:30:00 -0700

“We are so used to bombs and the sound of firing guns that we don't get upset anymore.” In choosing those words, Florence Bar Ilan probably hoped to convey that there was a certain stability to her daily life, but one can imagine her parents, Rachel ...
Political Affairs Magazine
Fri, 22 May 2015 15:50:13 -0700

To this day, Haredim, the ultra-Orthodox, merely associate the khurbn with the Tenth of Tevet, marking the siege of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar II of the Babylonian Empire some 2,000 years ago. 3) Commemorating the modern khurbn on the first night of ...

Discovery News

Discovery News
Wed, 13 May 2015 09:37:17 -0700

Any shopper walking down the aisles of a modern grocery is spoiled for choice when it comes to food options. As of 2008, the number of products carried by the average supermarket stood around 47,000, according to Consumer Reports. There is one ...

World Tribune

World Tribune
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:48:45 -0700

... on the Mediterranean and managed this through what is now Israel, while also maintaining strong links with the Jews of the region, dating back to the sacking of the First Temple of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar II after the Siege of Jerusalem of 587 BCE.
The Bible and Interpretation
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:29:08 -0700

Sometimes we can see how an annalistic Assyrian note is expanded in absurdum as in the case of Sennacherib's siege of Jerusalem in 701 (2 Kgs. 18). It would be wise to say that each case is different. Putting together their cultural memory, biblical ...

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
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 ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2013 06:26:49 -0700

“This is the first time we are able to connect archaeological finds with the famine that occurred during the siege of Jerusalem at the time of the Great Revolt,” explained Dr Eli Shukron in a statement from the IAA. “The complete cooking pots and ...

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