Argument: Israel has fought to unify Jerusalem; why now divide it?

Issue Report: Dividing Jerusalem


Chris Mitchell. “Tears for a Divided Jerusalem?”. CBN News Jerusalem Bureau. 4 Jan. 2008 – “Despite any public warnings, the private negotiations continue for the November summit…In the midst of these plans, some see an irony of history…This year, Israel celebrated the 40th anniversary of the re-unification of Jerusalem…The battle 40 years ago during the 1967 Six Day War reunited a divided city between Jordan and Israel. And for the first time in more than 2,000 years, Israel controlled the city of Jerusalem…Some fear that what Israel won on the battlefield could be lost at the negotiating table.”