- Muhammad's Night Journey from the Kaʿba at Mecca to Jerusalem.
Origin of Israʾ
From the Arabic word isrāʾ night journey
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Hamas appoints English-language spokeswoman - Isra Al-Mudallal, 23, will help improve Palestinian public diplomacy.Hamas Appoints English-Language Spokeswoman
November 5, 2013