This year's version of the traditional pre-inauguration service will focus on when God chooses a leader, specifically the biblical figure of Nehemiah, who rebuilt the walls that protected Jerusalem.

Trump hears sermon on biblical protection of Jerusalem before swearing in

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A march is also planned in Tel Aviv, with roughly 250 people registered.

Jewish groups mobilize for march on Washington

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"Obama's policy of not one brick is gone," Ma'aleh Adumim mayor Kashriel said regarding the annexation bill, which includes E1.

W.Bank mayor attempts to push annexation bill ahead of Trump inauguration

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America’s 44th president was never able to reconcile his expectations with the reality of Israel.

The globalist: Barack Obama’s legacy in the Middle East

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President-elect Trump expressed his faith Kushner's appointment, saying that "I have a feeling that Jared is going to do a great job."

Trump to son-in-law Kushner: 'If you can't produce peace in the Mideast, nobody can'

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Security forces increase alertness and prepare to tighten security measures, expressing concern that President-elect Trump's inauguration ceremony will exacerbate an already tense situation.

Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near

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Though the command relies mostly on conscripted soldiers, reservists are called in for large-scale disasters, like the one in Ramat Hachayal.

Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel

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"No historical event compares to the Holocaust. It's up to you how to behave at a memorial site that marks the death of 6 million people."

Yolocaust: What happens when you do yoga on top of a Holocaust memorial?

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In 1956, the same families were forced off their land in the Wadi Zbala area of the Negev and relocated by the army to what became Umm al-Hiran.

Beduin allege police frame-up in teacher’s death

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Protesters held signs reading “Not my President”, “Resist” and other slogans.

Thousands protest in New York on eve of Trump inauguration

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Bennett: We won’t give up on goal of integration.

Haredi enrollment in higher education up 250% since 2009

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The rally is scheduled to take place on Saturday night and will coincide with the march in Washington, DC.

American-Israelis to rally in Tel Aviv in solidarity with DC Women’s March

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The step comes against a background of renewed agitation by extremists in the haredi community against haredi enlistment.

Defense Ministry requests legal aid for haredi soldiers subject to harassment

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Andrzej Duda commends Israeli cooperation with Egypt in Sinai.

Polish president: Security through deterrence does not exclude dialogue

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The coming of the new day tarried. But Friday at noon – when Trump takes over in Washington – that new day will finally arrive.

Analysis: Time to reset

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"The Government and the Coalition claim to represent the people's preferences, but are actually acting directly against the public will."

78% of Jewish Israeli public: 'Keep businesses open on Shabbat'

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