Jerusalem Dateline: Four Jewish Claims to the Land of Israel [VIDEO]

September 27, 2015 6:30 AM

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Thousands of young Jewish boys wave Israeli flags as they celebrate Jerusalem Day, dancing and marching their way through Damascus Gate to the Western Wall, on May 17, 2015. (Photo: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Since 1967, when Israel recaptured parts of Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria from Jordan, world powers have called Israel’s presence there illegal. What exactly are the Jewish claims to the Land of Israel?

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