Tunnel Under Old City Walls Would Dismantle Early Islamic Building

The excavation of a Byzantine-era Jerusalem tunnel hit a block: the remains of an Umayyad palace; only by creating a large opening in its wall can tour groups pass through

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The Ir David Foundation and the Israel Antiquities Authority are digging a passageway under the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem, from the City of David to the archaeological park adjacent to the Western...