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Audio: The Capital of Israel: Jerusalem or Tel Aviv?


Does the United States, our friend and ally, refuses to recognize the location of our capital?
7/29/2013, 12:55 PM

A7 Radio's "Open The Week With Jay Shapiro" with Jay Shapiro
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The United States State Department refused to officially recognize the location of our capital as Jerusalem in a recent court case. Children born in Jerusalem to American parents have their children's city of birth listed as "Israel" without any actual city mentioned. Has the time has come to force the issue?

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Jay Shapiro is the author of six books on Israeli politics, the Middle East, Judaism and aliyah. He is a columnist and frequently lectures in Israel and the United States. He was previously a physicist at a major Israeli firm and served as an aliyah shaliach for the Jewish Agency in America. His show has been on Israel National Radio since 1998. The Jay Shapiro Podcast airs every Sunday from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Israel time on Israel National Radio.
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