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Israel Antiquities Authority
Antiquities Authority experts to determine fate of dislodged rock from Western Wall
Archeologists and engineers from the Israel Antiquities Authority arrived on Wednesday to figure out what to do with the 2,000-year-old rock.
220-pound stone falls out of the Western Wall, narrowly missing a woman at prayer
The breakage comes just a day after the Western Wall plaza was filled with worshippers marking Tisha B’Av—a day of fasting and mourning the destruction of the two holy Jewish temples at the site.