The Feast of the Sacrifice, or Eid al-Adha, marks the patriarch Abraham's near-sacrifice of his son.
Hundreds of Palestinians from Gaza prayed on the Temple Mount — the first religious visits from Gaza allowed by Israel since Hamas took power in the strip in 2007. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
Negotiations to free captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit have been suspended, according to reports. More ▸
By Toby Axelrod
Jews and Muslims should have public holidays in Germany like their Christian counterparts, leaders of the two communities said. More ▸