Wailing Wall

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a wall in Jerusalem

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Also known as the Western Wall, or Kotel to Israelis, the Wailing Wall is revered as the last remnant of King David's temple.
Under bright sunshine, John Paul II also said a brief prayer and placed a trembling hand on the Wailing Wall as Orthodox Jews worshipped nearby.
Shmulik Ben Rubi, a Jerusalem police spokesman, said officers intervened in the compound after stones were thrown at Jewish worshippers at the Wailing Wall below.
A HAND-written prayer left by Barack Obama in the cracks of the Wailing Wall in Israel has sparked controversy after its details were published yesterday.
He has taken our other national drink on his travels to the Statue of Liberty in New York, the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Ayers Rock in Australia, the Taj Mahal in India, the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem and the giant statue of Jesus overlooking Rio de Janiero - and each visit has been captured on camera.
place in the Buraq Wall area, which is called the Wailing Wall by the Jews.
The shrine is also called the Wailing Wall because for centuries Jews have gathered there to lament the loss of their temple destroyed by the Romans in 70AD.
Jews to pray near Al-Buraq Wall, called the Wailing Wall by the Israelis, and
New RE guidelines for Norfolk schools also include axing the phrase Old Testament because it is too old-fashioned and not using the words Wailing Wall as they are negative.
Earlier Jewish demonstrators, who want the US to free jailed Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard, waved placards and shouted at her at the nearby Wailing Wall.
He added: "Knock is no longer the Wailing Wall of Jerusalem in terms of the passengers.
The mayor earlier visited Jerusalem's Wailing Wall and was cheered as he walked through the pedestrian mall where 11 died in the December 1 attack.
Found him on his knees at the Wailing Wall, crying 'Bob Wilson - Anchorman?
BRIAN KERR visited the Wailing Wall last night - after Israel ended his reign as king of European underage football.
JOHN DEVINE is determined Glentoran will not end up weeping at the Wailing Wall.