By Karen Armstrong
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‘A background of Jerusalem can be learn, not just by way of guests and power travelers in Jerusalem, yet by way of all of us.’ Stephen Tummin, day-by-day Telegraph
Jerusalem has most likely forged extra of a spell over the human mind's eye than the other urban within the world.
Held by means of believers to comprise the positioning the place Abraham provided up Isaac, where of the crucifixion of Christ and the rock from which the prophet Muhammed ascended to heaven, Jerusalem has been celebrated and respected for hundreds of years via Jews, Christians and Muslims. Such is the symbolic energy of this historical urban that its destiny prestige poses an incredible crisis to a complete nearby peace within the heart East.
In this entire and skillfully written paintings, Karen Armstrong strains the turbulent historical past of the town from the prehistoric period to the current day.
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All but two of these countries are, to a greater or lesser degree, hostile to Israel. The exceptions, Jordan and Turkey, would not wish their airspace to be used for an Israeli attack. Turkey in October 2009 canceled an annual trilateral exercise involving Israel, a possible indicator of how Ankara might react to an Israeli violation of its airspace. In any event, overﬂight would jeopardize Israeli diplomatic relations with both countries. With respect to Syria and Saudi Arabia, operational concerns would trump diplomatic ones.