Daybreak: Ancient Cistern Found Near Temple Mount

Plus Dutch FM to EU: Put Hezbollah on terror group list

By Adam Chandler|September 7, 2012 9:00 AM


• A cistern dating back to the First Temple Period was discovered by archeologists in Jerusalem’s Old City, shedding some light on how Jerusalem residents got their water 2,500 years ago. [Times of Israel [1]]

• Vice Presidential hopeful Cindy Sheehan tried to resign from the ticket she shares with Roseanne Barr, only to find that state policies will keep her attached to the ticket anyway. [Soapbox [2]]

• Uri Rosenthal, the Dutch Foreign Minister, is lobbying the European Union to place Hezbollah on terror group list. [JTA [3]]

• Former Representative Gabrielle Giffords recited the Pledge of Allegiance at the Democratic National Convention yesterday evening. [Daily Mail [5]]

• Avital Chizhik writes on the common ground between Jewish and Muslim women who are young, religious, and unmarried. [NYT [6]]

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