A Palestinian woman makes her way towards Damascus Gate, one of the entrances to the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, on February 16, 2016. For The Washington Post
A Palestinian woman is seen as she passes in front of the bullet riddled door of Damascus Gate, one of the entrances to the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, on February 16, 2016. For The Washington Post
Palestinian men pass through Damascus Gate, one of the entrances to the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, on February 16, 2016. For The Washington Post
Tourists watch and react as instructors posing as Israeli soldiers control a man posing as a terrorist, after he carried out a simulated knife attack on them, during an anti-terror drill at the Caliber 3 shooting range, located near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Efrat, in the Gush Etzion settlement bloc, which is situated on the southern outskirts of the Palestinian city of Bethlehem, on on June 8, 2017. For The Sunday Times
The Palestinian West Bank city of Nablus provides the backdrop as Israeli students from Ariel University pose for photographs while hanging an Israeli flag on top of Mount Kabir, near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Elon Moreh, on May 12, 2017. The students took part in a tour organized by the Ariel University branch of Im Tirtzu, a non-governmental Zionist organization, as part of its "Zionism through the feet" project. For The Washington Post
The West Bank Jewish settlement of Eli is seen in the background as a silhouetted Jewish child is seen visiting the archaeological park of Ancient Shiloh, which is located at the entrance to the modern Jewish settlement of Shiloh, south of the Palestinian West Bank town of Nablus, on January 1, 2017. Shiloh was the religious capital of Israel, an assembly place for the people of Israel and a center of worship before the first temple was built in Jerusalem, its sacred area housed the Ark of Covenant.
A French Jewish immigrant listens to a Hebrew lesson at Ulpan Morasha, a government-run educational center where new immigrants learn Hebrew, in Jerusalem, on Jan. 14, 2015. For The Washington Post.
Members of the French Jewish community Meyer Krief and his wife Viviane Cohen are seen as they sit in a coffee shop in the coastal city of Netanya, home to the biggest French Jewish community in Israel, on March 12, 2015. For EL PAÍS Semanal
Israeli border police-women Staff Sergeant Chen Cohen (L) and Corporal Mor Hadad (R) are seen as they take post on a hill overlooking the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiya, near the Mt Scopus campus of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, on April 10, 2016. For The Washington Post
An African migrant is seen outside Holot detention center, where African migrants are being held, in the Negev Desert, southern Israel, on May 4, 2015. For The Washington Post
African migrants are seen outside Holot detention center, where African migrants are being held in the Negev Desert, southern Israel, on May 4, 2015. For The Washington Post
African migrants are seen carrying food and supplies outside Holot detention center, where African migrants are being held in the Negev Desert, southern Israel, on May 4, 2015. For The Washington Post
A worker welds as he performs maintenance work on the drill head of a tunneling machine, at the construction site of an underground tunnel designated for traditional Jewish burial at the Givat Shaul cemetery, in Jerusalem, Israel, on May 14, 2015. For The Washington Post
Partially constructed notched burial plots are seen at the construction site of an underground tunnel designated for traditional Jewish burial at the Givat Shaul cemetery in Jerusalem, Israel, on May 14, 2015. For The Washington Post
People are silhouetted as they walk along a shaded walkway connecting the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev to Gav-Yam Negev Advanced Technologies Park via a bridge built in the shape of a double helix, in the city of Beersheva, southern Israel, on March 9, 2016. For The Washington Post
An Israeli employee of CyberGym who is an ethical hacker is seen as he operates computers at the hacker room of CyberGym, a cyber training facility where IT and infrastructure company employees train to defend against cyber attacks in the city of Hadera, Israel, on March 13, 2016. For The Washington Post
Convention visitors observe and take photos during a live demonstration of the Orbiter 2 (not pictured), a Small Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (STUAS) manufactured by the Israeli company Aeronautics Defense Systems, on display at the Unmanned Systems and Robotics Conference (AUS&R 2016) in Rishon LeZion, Israel, on September 19, 2016.
The Orbiter 3 (not pictured), a Small Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (STUAS) manufactured by the Israeli company Aeronautics Defense Systems, is seen during a live demonstration at the Unmanned Systems and Robotics Conference (AUS&R 2016) in Rishon LeZion, Israel, on September 19, 2016.
Israelis participate at the annual Gay Pride parade in Jerusalem, Israel on July 30, 2015. Six people were stabbed at the parade after the assailant, an ultra-Orthodox Jewish man identified as Yishai Shlissel, emerged behind the marchers and began stabbing them while screaming. He was arrested by the Israeli police. Shlissel was recently released from prison after serving a term for stabbing several people at the Jerusalem gay pride parade in 2005.
Israeli drag queens, transgenders and members of the LGBT (lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender) community attend a 'Drag Race' and performances organized by The Jerusalem LGBT community, in which competitors raced down a 50 meter stretch, wearing high heels, in central Jerusalem, on February 16, 2015. The event is part of the city's annual 'Winter Noise Festival' also dubbed 'Sound of Winter Festival' which features street performances, open bars and street art exhibitions.
An Israeli activist shouts after being arrested by Israeli Police, during a demonstration supporting Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem, November 10, 2006. For The Associated Press
A Catholic Christian pilgrim carries a wooden cross along the Via Dolorosa in the Old City of Jerusalem, during the Good Friday procession, on March 25, 2016. Photo by David Vaaknin for KNAKatholische Nachrichten-Agentur
Israeli youths participating in 'Aharai! Youth Program' carry a log of wood on a stretcher to simulate carrying a wounded soldier during an overnight stretcher march to Jerusalem, on June 28, 2013.
An Israeli woman walks with flowers that she places on graves of fallen Israeli soldiers, at the Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem, on April 20, 2015, ahead of the annual Memorial Day honoring fallen soldiers and Victims of Terrorism.
Backdropped by the golden Dome of the Rock Islamic Shrine in Jerusalem's Old City, an Israeli soldier is seen during preparations for a Memorial Day ceremony at the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem, Israel, on April 21, 2015, ahead of the annual Memorial Day honoring fallen soldiers and Victims of Terrorism.
Israeli soldiers are seen during a ceremony marking the annual Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Hall of Remembrance of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, on April 16, 2015.
Israeli Jewish Orthodox and ultra-Orthodox soldiers of the Israeli military Netzah Yehuda Battalion ?(also known as Nahal Haredi brigade) celebrate after completing their swearing-in ceremony held at the Ammunition Hill national memorial site in Jerusalem, Israel, on May 31, 2012. The unit, part of the Israeli Defense Forces Kfir Brigade, was created by a group of rabbis in cooperation with the IDF and Israel's Ministry of Defense, as a venue for young men who wish to serve the national interests of the state of Israel while adhering to the highest religious standards.
A member of the Israeli Military honor guard cries during a state ceremony marking the beginning of Remembrance Day for fallen soldiers, at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray in Jerusalem's Old City, on May 10, 2016.
Israeli border police officers stand in an alley near the Lion's Gate on the first Friday of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, August 13, 2010.
Palestinian family members watch as an Israeli border policeman patrols in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, during a visit by the Israeli parliament committee for the children's rights to houses of Jewish families residing in a mostly Palestinian area of Jerusalem, on July 6, 2010.
Palestinians take cover behind Israeli soldiers during riots in the East Jerusalem village of Tsur Baher, April 7, 2009.
Israeli policemen arrest Palestinians during riots in the East Jerusalem village of Jabel Mukaber, January 19, 2009.
Palestinian demonstrators hurl stones at Israeli soldiers, not seen, during clashes with Israeli troops at the Qalandiya checkpoint, between Jerusalem and the West Bank city of Ramallah, June 5, 2011. For Getty Images
An Arab-Israeli taxi driver carries a disabled Palestinian woman arriving from Jerusalem after receiving medical treatment in an Israeli hospital, on route 443 near the West Bank Palestinian village of Beit Ur al-Tahta, on May 24, 2010.
Palestinian women walk through the alleys of Jerusalem Old City, during the holy month of Ramadan, August 27, 2010.
A relative of Palestinian taxi driver Taysir Karaki, who was murdered by a French Jewish man, mourns during his funeral in East Jerusalem, May 15, 2007.
A Palestinian youth stands in front of burning tires during riots in the Shuafat refugee camp in East Jerusalem on March 3, 2008.
A Palestinian youth on horseback waves a flag as Palestinians celebrate the prisoner swap deal reached between Israel and Hamas at the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiyya, on October 18, 2011. For Getty Images
A man a adjusts a cardboard cut-out bearing the image of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit during a demonstration calling for his release outside the Israeli PM office in Jerusalem, April 17, 2011.
Israelis wear masks bearing the image of Israeli captured soldier Gilad Shalit during a human chain protest in which they circled the Prime Minister's residency in Jerusalem, on August 3, 2010, calling for Shalit's release and marking 1500 days since his abduction by Palestinian militants in June 2006.
Supporters of Gilad Shalit calling for his release, react during a demonstration near Prime Minister Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem, on June 25, 2011, calling for Shalit's release as they mark five years to his captivity by Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip in 2006.
Israelis react as they watch a live broadcast on television showing Israeli Defense Forces soldier Gilad Shalit as he arrives at his home town of Mitzpe Hila, outside a protest tent set to call for his release, near Prime Minister Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem, Israel, on October 18, 2011. Shalit was freed after being held captive for five years in Gaza by Hamas militants, in a deal which saw Israel releasing more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners. For Getty Images
Israeli protesters take part in a demonstration for lower housing and property prices and against social inequalities and the high cost of living in Israel, in Jerusalem, on August 6, 2011.
Israeli policemen arrest a protester during a protest held in front of Israel's PM residence in Jerusalem, on September 2, 2011, against social inequalities and the high cost of living in Israel.
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men gather to protest an Israeli Supreme Court ruling forcing the integration between Ashkenazi and Sephardic Jewish girls, in Jerusalem, on June 17, 2010.
An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man tends to his child at the halls of the Supreme Court in Jerusalem, on April 29, 2010.
An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man hurls a stone at Israeli policemen, not pictured, during a protest following the arrest of a woman suspected in starving he child, in Jerusalem, July 16, 2009.
An American Evangelical Christian tourist, part of a group led by Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee (not pictured) is using his binoculars during a visit to the ancient hilltop fortress of Masada in the Judean desert in Israel, on February 19, 2015. For The Washington Post
Nude men and women who volunteered to strip naked and pose for U.S. art photographer Spencer Tunick (not pictured) are seen during the photography session at Mineral Beach in the Dead Sea near Ein Gedi, Israel, on September 17, 2011. More than 1,000 people posed for the early morning nude photography installation titled: "Naked Sea".
A Jewish settler reacts as he attends a special mass prayer at the Ulpana neighborhood in the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near the Palestinian West Bank city of Ramallah, on May 21, 2012.
Members of the Bible-adherent Jewish group 'The Movement for rebuilding the Jewish Temple', prepare to perform Passover sacrifice, a ritual slaughter of a lamb in Jerusalem's Old City, April 5, 2009.
Israeli comic actress Alma Zack (C), who plays the role of Israeli Parliament Member Zehava Galon of Meretz Party is seen dancing during a filming of an episode of the top-rated Israeli satirical show 'Eretz Nehederet', Hebrew for 'A Wonderful Land' at a television studio in Herzliya, Israel, on January 26, 2015.
Israeli comic actor Yuval Semo (R), who plays the role of Israeli Parliament Member Miri Regev of the Likud Party adjusts his head as Israeli comic actors Liat Harlev (3rd L), who plays the role of Israeli Parliament Member Stav Shafir of the Labor Party, Eyal Kitzis (4th L), the show's host and Mariano Idelman (5th L), who plays the role of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu watch and react, during a filming of an episode of the top-rated Israeli satirical show 'Eretz Nehederet', Hebrew for 'A Wonderful Land' at a television studio in Herzliya, Israel, on January 26, 2015.