Jerusalem Issue Important to be Known: Israeli Historian

Sonya Michaella    •    Selasa, 15 Dec 2015 18:08 WIB
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Jerusalem Issue Important to be Known: Israeli Historian
International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem (Photo: MTVN/Sonya Michaella)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Jerusalem, currently contested between Israel and Palestine, is experiencing a century old conflict. An Israeli professor assessed that the conflict should be resolved.
 
Indonesia hosted International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem. It is hoped that there will be a solution for this conflict. 
 
"Jerusalem is the oldest holy city of Muslims, Christians and Jews. Why should it be contested between nations and different language?" mentioned a professor and writer of several books from Israel, Menachem Klein, who became speaker in the conference.
 
Klein also explain Jerusalem's history. According to him, talks related to religion is very sensitive and never ending.
 
Aside from that, Klein thanked Indonesia for hosting the important conference, although Israel and Indonesia do not have diplomatic relationship.
 
"It is very important for us to know the issues of Jerusalem and its future," continued Klein in Borobudur Hotel, Jakarta, Tuesday (12/15/2015).
 
The International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem has entered the second day, as the result of the conference will be brought to the UN General Assembly in New York, United States.



(WAH)