It was known as the Eastern Roman Empire
The Temple Mount is the holiest site in Judaism, but is also of great importance for Muslims & Christians
Between 1530 and 1780, it is estimated that 1.520.000 Europeans alone had been enslaved!
Participating leaders include Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades & the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov
This year, Israelis are also celebrating the centenary of the Balfour Declaration