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  • Dome of the Rock tops CNN list of structures on verge of extinction

    July 6, 2015 | 10:21 am

    The Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem’s Old City tops CNN’s list of “25 magnificent structures on the verge of extinction.”

    “A holy city for three different religions, it attracts millions of tourist with over 200 monuments, including the majestic Dome of the Rock. But political...

  • House approves funding bill including Iron Dome missile system

    December 9, 2010 | 10:45 am

    The U.S. House of Representatives included missile defense assistance for Israel in a massive funding bill.

    Included in the $1.1 trillion bill passed Wednesday was $205 million for Iron Dome, a new Israeli short-range missile defense system aimed at containing rocket attacks from...

  • House approves Iron Dome

    May 21, 2010 | 10:47 am

    The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved President Obama’s request for an additional $205 million in assistance to Israel for a short-range missile defense system.

    The vote approving funding for “Iron Dome” passed Thursday 410-4. The money is above the $3 billion in...