The US President Donald trump, who on Monday arrived in Israel, prayed at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem and traditionally left a note. About it reports the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Israel.
Trump while wearing a Jewish male headwear — a pile.
President Trump has a moment of prayer at the Western Wall in Jerusalem”s old city, placed a note in the holy stones.#POTUSinIsrael pic.twitter.com/1ASF0KswvH
— Israel Foreign Min. (@IsraelMFA) 22 may 2017
The tradition of leaving the Wailing Wall notes appeal to God originates in the XVIII century. They leave millions of tourists and pilgrims. Jewish law forbids Jews to read in the Wall left of the note.
In 2008, while still a candidate for President of the United States, a note in the Wailing Wall left Barack Obama.