An Israeli holds up a national flag atop a building in Jerusalem’s Old City


An Israeli holds up a national flag atop a building in Jerusalem's Old City

An Israeli holds up a national flag atop a building in Jerusalem’s Old City during a parade marking Jerusalem Day May 20, 2012.
The Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif and to Jews as Temple Mount in seen in the background. Jerusalem Day marks the anniversary of Israel’s capture of the Eastern part of the city during the 1967 Middle East War. In 1980, Israel’s parliament passed a law declaring united Jerusalem as the national capital, a move never recognised internationally. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (JERUSALEM – Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY) – RTR32CZ9