Israeli border policemen arrest a Palestinian protestor, who did not follow their instruction to leave, during a demonstration against administrative detention and in support of Palestinian prisoner Bilal Kayed on August 24, 2016 at Damascus Gate, a main entrance to Jerusalem's Old City. A rights group said on August 24, …

Pro-Palestinian Protesters Clash with Police at Jerusalem Old City Gate

Clashes have broken out between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces as Israeli demonstrators march through the Old City of Jerusalem to mark the 50th anniversary of city’s eastern half with its western half under Israeli sovereignty, which the protestors consider an occupation.

The gold coin bearing the image of Roman Emperor Nero discovered on Mount Zion. (photo credit: UNC CHARLOTTE)

Gold Coin with Nero’s Image Found in Jerusalem Dig

A rare, well-preserved coin struck in 56-57 CE, bearing the image of Roman Emperor Nero, was found by archaeologists from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte during a recent excavation on Jerusalem’s Mount Zion, just outside the Old City, it was announced Wednesday.

Two Israeli mounted police patrol the area around Damascus Gate outside of the Old City of Jerusalem during the friday prayer, on February 5, 2016. Three men from Qabatiya, near Jenin, attacked police with guns and knives outside Jerusalem's Old City, killing a female officer and wounding another before being …

Israeli Teen Stabbed in Back Outside Old City’s Damascus Gate

Following a relative lull in violence outside of the Old City’s Damascus Gate in east Jerusalem, an Israeli teenager was stabbed in the back Monday night near the flashpoint area, in what police are deeming a criminal matter, not terrorism.