The Status of Jerusalem

As Palestinians claim the city of Jerusalem as their own future capital while Israel continues to build in Jewish neighborhoods many misconceptions exist surrounding the realities on the ground.

Here, in addition to HonestReporting’s own communiques, we present some further resources to enable you to better understand the complexities of the status of Jerusalem on the ground, in international law and over 3000 years of Jewish history and attachment to the city:

General Resources

Jerusalem: Israel’s Capital

Jewish Construction in Jerusalem


Searching For Israel’s Capital?, HonestReporting


Jerusalem – The Media Myth of Two Cities, HonestReporting

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