Gil Zohar Gil Zohar  
Articles about Israel
 
 
 

2012

 

Former Templer colony of Sarona reborn as an entertainment and commercial center
Jerusalem Post
June 1, 2022

 

House demolition threatens Mount of Olives family unable to pay court fine
Jerusalem Post
April 20, 2022

 

A swift return, Migrating birds come home to nest at the Western Wall
Jerusalem Post
March 9, 2022

 
A The Ella Valley is just a stone’s throw from Jerusalem
Travelujah
March 1, 2022
 
2011
 
The Führer of the Arabs
The Mufti of Jerusalem’s years in Nazi Berlin

The Jerusalem Post
Aug. 26, 2011

Oscar winner “Strangers No More” promises no Hollywood ending

Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles

March 1, 2011

 

Is it safe to visit Israel?
www.travelujah.com
Feb. 24, 2011

 
2010
 

Returning to Jerusalem after 62 years

“Where are the Union Jacks?”

The Jerusalem Post

Oct. 15, 2010

 

Oct. 4, 2010

 

The Jewish News, London, UK

Gay gesunderheit in Tel Aviv

Sept. 25, 2010

 

Srulik, meet Handala
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
July 21, 2022

 

Exhibit recalls the role of the Austro-Hungarian army in WWI Palestine
Jerusalem Post
July 30, 2022

 

Treasure trove unveiled Israel Museum reopens after a $100-million makeover
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
July 21, 2022

 

Putting the "Up" in Start-Up Nation
Tel Aviv University Review
Spring, 2010

 

Hurva Synagogue rededicated
Chicago Jewish Star
April 12, 2022

 

St. James Cathedral added to World Monuments Fund watch list
Travelujah web site
Feb. 13, 2010

 

A tour of ancient trees in the Holy Land celebrates Judaism's arbor day
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
Jan. 29, 2010

 

Abu Ghosh regains Guinness world record for largest plate of hummus
Jerusalem Post
Jan 15, 2022

 

2009

 

When BDS gets personal: No Israelis or journalists welcome at Al-Quds Underground theater event
Jerusalem Post
Nov. 6 , 2009

 

Palestinians cancel Leonard Cohen's Ramallah concert in protest against Israel
Chicago Jewish Star
Aug. 4, 2009

 

Temple Mount quarry discovered?
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
July 17, 2022

 

Beit Arabiya symbolizes the 22,000 home demolition orders hang over Jerusalem
Jerusalem Post
July 17, 2022

 

The dope on the Pope
Orthodox Union web site
May 20, 2022

 

Show and tel - the Big Orange celebrates its centenary
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
April 10, 2022

 

Three decades of cold peace with Egypt better than 30 years of hot war
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
March 27, 2022

 

The curse of the Dead Sea Scrolls
Chicago Jewish Star
March 17, 2022

 

Fringe benefits: Kfar Adumim factory revives the lost commandment of tekhelet
Jerusalem Post
March 13, 2022

 

In Israel, a green light does not mean "Go"
Jewish Free Press, Calgary
March 6, 2022

 

IAF's F-16 fighter pilots armed with a secret weapon - tefillin
Chicago Jewish Star
Feb. 3, 2009

 

A postcard from the Gaza front
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
Jan. 29, 2009

 

R&R from the rockets suggests the resilience of Israeli youth
Orthodox Union web site
Jan. 19, 2009

 
2008
 

Good-bye, Norma in jeans
Jerusalem Post
Dec. 26, 2008

 

She hates you, yeah, yeah, yeah
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
Nov. 29, 2008

 

Gaza's ship of fools founders
Chicago Jewish Star
Sept. 9, 2008

 

For Kevork Kahvedjian, life's a snap
Jerusalem Post
Sept. 5, 2008

 

UN, Shmoo-N
Chicago Jewish Star
July 30, 2022

 

Modi'in's Central Station opens but commuters still complain of 'train wreck'
Jerusalem Post
June 20, 2022

 

Classic cars rally arrives at Knesset from London
European Jewish Press web site
June 4, 2022

 

Burd flies to the Western Wall for 40 days of prayer
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
May 12, 2022

 

This land is your land
Tel Aviv University Review
Spring, 2008

 

Greener pastors: Baptist finds Jerusalem even more "homey" than Vienna or Milan
Jerusalem Post
March 28, 2022

 

Palestinian twin preemies endangered by Hamas rocket attack on Ashkelon's hospital
Chicago Jewish Star
March 4, 2022

 

Jerusalem de-constructed - a story of sex, lies and red tape
Jerusalem Post
Feb. 22, 2008

 

Acrylic kabbala
Jewish Press, Brooklyn
Feb. 18, 2008

 

Takoma Park couple closer to same-sex Israeli adoption
Washington Jewish Week
Feb. 8, 2008

 
2007
 

Scholars thrilled by return of Aleppo Codex fragment
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
Dec. 3, 2007

 

Rova residents fume under parking restrictions
Jerusalem Post
Nov. 2, 2007

 

Squatters rights and wrongs
Jerusalem Post
July 27, 2022

 

Conrad Black's trial recalls despoliation of The Jerusalem Post
Jewish Independent, Vancouver
July 2, 2022

 

After 37 years, Mamilla eyesore nears completion
Jerusalem Post
May 25, 2022

 

Zion Square saved: Canadian donors pull out of controversial project in downtown Jerusalem
Jerusalem Post
May 4, 2022

 

Springtime by the Spring of Ein Kerem
Jerusalem Post
March 9, 2022

 

Avi and Benyamin Rose become Jerusalem's first official gay married couple
Calgary Jewish Free Press
Feb. 6, 2007

 

Israeli-Palestinian comedy tour shows peace is a laughing matter
Jerusalem Post
Feb. 2, 2007

 

Sunny Sinai offers a unique campsite for Arab-Israeli co-existence
Jerusalem Report
Jan. 22, 2007

 
2006
 

Up to speed?
Jerusalem Post
Dec. 8, 2006

 

British historian claims to have found the Temple treasures
Jerusalem Post
Oct. 13, 2006

 

Reflections on Yom ha-Atzmaut as a new immigrant
Reading Jewish
May 4, 2022

 

For haredim in Beit Shemesh, life's a riot
Jerusalem Post
Feb. 17, 2006

 

Pizza Hut bows out in Emek Refaim fast food war
Jerusalem Post
Feb. 17, 2006

 

Amal Abboud - teaching ESL and tolerance in the Middle East with a Canadian accent
Toronto Star
March 11, 2022

 
2005
 

Ethiopian pilgrims gather in Jerusalem for Sigd festival
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Dec. 1, 2005

 

Canadians raising funds to train seeing-eye dogs for blind Israelis
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Nov. 17, 2005

 

For American developer Jake Leibowitz, Eden Hills represents a David vs. Goliath victory over Israel's sclerotic bureaucracy
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Aug. 12, 2005

 

Pettigrew stumbles over "bump" at Arafat's grave
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Feb. 11, 2005

 
2004
 

Thailand's Labour Minister fails to persuade Thai workers in Gaza to return home

 

Montreal developer gets go ahead to complete Tel Aviv's Azrieli Center
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Oct. 28, 2004

 

Israel's first openly gay Knesset member marries in Toronto
Jerusalem Report
Sept. 12, 2004

 

Jerusalem's new LRT to include a landmark bridge by Calatrava
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Aug. 6, 2004

 
2002
 

Noted kabbalist and dean of destroyed Nablus yeshiva calls for "revolution" in Israel
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
May 9, 2022

 

First Canadian killed in Intifada
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
March 11, 2022

 

Terrorism triggers surge in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder cases in Israel
Jerusalem Report
Feb. 14, 2002

 
2001
 

Old City peace vigil attracts diehard believers in co-existence
Jewish Free Press
Nov. 9, 2001

 
2000
 

Gaza's closed airport symbolizes unrealized peace in the Mideast
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
Nov. 23, 2000

 
1998
 

Bethlehem before Christmas
Forever Young
Dec. 6, 1998

 

Profits, Not Prophets Lure Canadian Investors to Israel
Toronto Star
June 8, 2022

 
1997
 

Archaeologists uncover Caesarea site linked to St. Paul
Catholic Register
Oct. 12, 1997

 
1995
 

Jerusalem City Hall promises an uncommon town common

 
1994
 

Ethiopian monastery on the roof of the Holy Sepulchre
Catholic Register
Sept. 2, 1994

 

Great Caesar's ghost
EnRoute
July 1994

 

Schindler's Grave in Jerusalem not on tourists' list
The Jewish Week, New York
May 9, 2022

 

Israel Returns Drained Lake to Bird-lovers' Wetland
Now, Toronto
Feb 10, 2022

 
1991
 

The Samaritans of the Bible re-enact the Passover Exodus

 
1990
 

Ivan Demjanjuk's Treblinka: A terrible defence for terrible crimes

 
1988
 

The PTL scandal leaves Jerusalem disfigured
Jewish Tribune, Toronto
April 25, 2022