Israeli authority backs down from Mount of Olives park plan
Israel’s Nature and Parks Authority on Monday said it was backing down from a contentious plan to encompass Christian holy sites on Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives in a national park following vociferous outcry from major churches. The Mount of Olives in east Jerusalem rises above Jerusalem’s Old City and its sites are holy to three monotheistic faiths. The Armenian, Catholic and Greek Orthodox churches petitioned Israel’s environmental protection minister, whose department is in charge of the Parks Authority, in a letter last week.news.yahoo.com
San Antonio couple undergoes different COVID-19 experiences, uses plasma to help others
Tuesday, I was coughing more and more, Richard Lee said. Richard Lee tested positive for COVID-19. Imelda Lee had kept her distance and disinfected as best she could as she cared for her husband. Help someone now, and help everyone later, Richard Lee said. COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new virus, stands for coronavirus disease 2019.