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
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 Israeli 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. For The Washington Post
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.
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
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
Israeli border policewomen 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
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
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
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 Isawiyya, on October 18, 2011. For Getty Images
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
A Jewish settler reacts as he attends a mass prayer at the Ulpana neighborhood in the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near the Palestinian West Bank city of Ramallah, May 21, 2012.
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.
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.
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
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 react as they watch a live TV broadcast showing Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit as he arrives at his home after being held captive for five years in Gaza by Hamas militants, on October 18, 2011. For Getty Images
Palestinian women walk through the alleys of Jerusalem Old City, during the holy month of Ramadan, August 27, 2010.
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. For Katholische Nachrichten-Agentur (KNA)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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