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  • A chosen rail line?

    October 26, 2011 | 7:27 pm

    In a city where nothing ever seems to come easy, the arrival this summer of Jerusalem’s long-delayed light-rail Red Line was seen by some as nothing short of a miracle. At many points over the past 10-plus years of construction, it looked as though the Messiah would pass through...

  • Rocks smash Jerusalem light rail window

    October 11, 2011 | 11:45 am

    Rocks were thrown at Jerusalem’s light rail, smashing a window.

    The rocks were thrown Monday in eastern Jerusalem’s Arab Shufat neighborhood, according to reports.

    The light rail’s windows are protected by a plastic shield to prevent injury from stone throwing. No one was hurt in the incident.

    Also Monday, rocks were thrown at a bus driving near the Jaffa Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem. The driver lost control of the bus and hit a wall. Only the bus driver was injured, according to reports.