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Report: Bennett promises US new Jerusalem neighborhood won't happen

Report: Bennett promises US new Jerusalem neighborhood won't happen

PM reportedly tells Biden Admin. govt. will not approve Jerusalem municipality's plan to build new neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2021 21:57
Arab student attacked in Jerusalem: They heard me speaking Arabic, and punched me

Arab student attacked in Jerusalem: They heard me speaking Arabic, and punched me

19-year-old computer sciences student attacked by five Jews near Gan HaAtsmaut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2021 04:41
Jerusalem approves construction of new neighborhood

Jerusalem approves construction of new neighborhood

New 'Atarot' neighborhood to be built in area of former Jerusalem airport, to help ease housing shortage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2021 18:04
PA news agency won't call Jerusalem murder a 'terror attack'

PA news agency won't call Jerusalem murder a 'terror attack'

PA's official news agency calls terrorist attack in Jerusalem a "shooting incident".Dalit Halevi, 22/11/2021 03:13
Dozens of protesters block Light Rail in Jerusalem

Dozens of protesters block Light Rail in Jerusalem

Dozens protest in Zion Square over death of Ahuvya Sandak. Police make arrests after demonstrators block path of Light Rail.Hezki Baruch, 19/11/2021 00:00
New in Jerusalem: The Nefesh B'Nefesh Aliyah Campus

New in Jerusalem: The Nefesh B'Nefesh Aliyah Campus

The new Aliyah Campus is located opposite the Supreme Court in the Government Quarter of Jerusalem.Yoni Kempinski, 16/11/2021 09:03
Congressman: 'Palestine is not a state'

Congressman: 'Palestine is not a state'

Congressman Garbarino to Arutz Sheva :'I don't believe Pres. Biden is acting in good faith' on issue of Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2021 11:01
Time for united Jerusalem to reunite the Jewish world

Time for united Jerusalem to reunite the Jewish world

Throughout the history of the Jewish people, one issue that has united Jews across every spectrum has been the fate of Jerusalem. Opinion.Martin Oliner, 14/11/2021 16:27
About 4,000 Ethiopians demonstrate in Jerusalem, demanding 'Operation Solomon 2'

About 4,000 Ethiopians demonstrate in Jerusalem, demanding 'Operation Solomon 2'

Members of the Ethiopian community in Israel call for their relatives to be brought to Israel in light of dangerous situation in Ethiopia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2021 12:42
Protesters try to block road near entrance to Jerusalem

Protesters try to block road near entrance to Jerusalem

Hundreds demonstrate in Jerusalem, demand prosecution of police officers who took part in chase that led to the death of Ahuvya Sandak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2021 01:02
Jerusalem: Man injured in rock attack

Jerusalem: Man injured in rock attack

Arab terrorists hurl rocks and firebombs, as Jewish residents say neighborhood has become 'Wild West' and is 'under siege.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2021 22:32
Jerusalem: Arab family reaches deal to return house to Jewish owners

Jerusalem: Arab family reaches deal to return house to Jewish owners

PA, Hamas suffer set back as Arab family living on property confiscated from Jews in Shimon Hatzaddik neighborhood agree to return home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2021 08:30
1,000 officers sign letter against Jerusalem consulate for PA

1,000 officers sign letter against Jerusalem consulate for PA

Habithonistim movement members call on PM Bennett not to allow de-facto division of Jerusalem through opening of US consulate in the capitalArutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2021 22:56
PA blasts Israel for opposing Jerusalem consulate

PA blasts Israel for opposing Jerusalem consulate

PA: Israel, as "occupying power", does not have the right to veto the US administration’s decision.Elad Benari, 08/11/2021 06:09
Protest over death of Ahuvya Sandak: 4 officers injured, 21 demonstrators arrested

Protest over death of Ahuvya Sandak: 4 officers injured, 21 demonstrators arrested

Police use malodorant spray against MK Itamar Ben Gvir during demonstration over death of teen in police shootout.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2021 01:21
Former Israeli ambassador to the US joins protest against consulate for PA in Jerusalem

Former Israeli ambassador to the US joins protest against consulate for PA in Jerusalem

200 protest against Biden Administration's intention to open consulate for PA in Israel's capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2021 21:14
'Biden thinks he can succeed in opening PA consulate in Jerusalem'

'Biden thinks he can succeed in opening PA consulate in Jerusalem'

Habithonistim director says he is disturbed after returning from talks in Washington on opposition to US consulate to PA in Jerusalem.Shimon Cohen, 02/11/2021 17:52
Missionary family outed in haredi neighborhood in Jerusalem

Missionary family outed in haredi neighborhood in Jerusalem

Investigation by anti-assimilation group exposes missionary family living in Ramat Shlomo neighborhood in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2021 10:52
200 GOP reps to Biden: Jerusalem should remain an undivided city

200 GOP reps to Biden: Jerusalem should remain an undivided city

Nearly all Republicans in the House sign letter calling Biden plan to reopen Jerusalem consulate general inconsistent with American policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2021 17:15
Zionist Organization of America campaigns against Biden admin's plan to open consulate

Zionist Organization of America campaigns against Biden admin's plan to open consulate

'No to a Palestinian consulate.' Zionist Organization of America launches billboard campaign against planned opening of Jerusalem consulate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2021 12:57
Supreme Court orders Arabs out of Jerusalem neighborhood

Supreme Court orders Arabs out of Jerusalem neighborhood

Supreme Court rejects appeal of Arab families who claimed ownership of a plot of land in the Shimon Hatzadik neighborhood of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2021 03:08
Democratic lawmakers ask Biden to stop Jerusalem consulate move

Democratic lawmakers ask Biden to stop Jerusalem consulate move

Senior Congressmen from President Biden's party ask him not to open separate consulate for PA in Jerusalem in violation of US, Israeli law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/10/2021 07:34
Congo to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Congo to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Congolese president tells Prime Minister Bennett his country will open diplomatic facility in Israel's capital in near future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2021 17:29
Confirmed: US needs Israel's consent to reopen Jerusalem consulate

Confirmed: US needs Israel's consent to reopen Jerusalem consulate

US official confirms country waiting on Israel to approve reopening diplomatic mission for Arabs in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2021 08:19
Protesters fight for united Jerusalem: US PA consulate plan will 'split Jerusalem in half'

Protesters fight for united Jerusalem: US PA consulate plan will 'split Jerusalem in half'

Arutz Sheva speaks with attendees at “There is only One Jerusalem" rally against reopening of PA consulate in Jerusalem.Yoni Kempinski, 27/10/2021 18:33
 Stop the division of Jerusalem!

Stop the division of Jerusalem!

Rightwing organizations in an urgent vigil: “There is only One Jerusalem.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/10/2021 17:07
Senator Hagerty leads 35 senators introducing bill to block the Jerusalem consulate

Senator Hagerty leads 35 senators introducing bill to block the Jerusalem consulate

MK Nir Barkat praises Senators on their important bill, visited Washington and submitted his own bill on the subject to the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2021 23:02
Jerusalem protesters to Biden admin: ‘This is not Afghanistan, don’t touch our Jerusalem'

Jerusalem protesters to Biden admin: ‘This is not Afghanistan, don’t touch our Jerusalem'

Arutz Sheva speaks to The Sovereignty Movement’s Yehudit Katsover and Nadia Matar about the US re-opening a consulate for the PA.Yoni Kempinski, 26/10/2021 19:13
Minister Kahana: No room for US consulate to PA in Jerusalem

Minister Kahana: No room for US consulate to PA in Jerusalem

Religious Affairs Minister says PM, Foreign Minister have made their opposition to the reopening of the consulate clear to the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2021 17:35
Haley: Reopening consulate would be slap in Israel's face

Haley: Reopening consulate would be slap in Israel's face

Former US Ambassador to the UN says Biden 'acting against our ally Israel' in seeking to reopen Jerusalem consulate for the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2021 17:03
Michael Oren rips Biden administration for 'anti-Semitic' policies

Michael Oren rips Biden administration for 'anti-Semitic' policies

'Biden administration is reversing recognition of Jerusalem,' says former Israeli ambassador to the US and former lawmaker Michael Oren.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2021 10:37
Alan Baker: US consulate for Palestinains would violate international convention

Alan Baker: US consulate for Palestinains would violate international convention

Former Israeli ambassador Alan Baker says Biden administration can open consulate to PA in Jerusalem over Israeli objections if it insists.Gary Willig, 22/10/2021 14:47
ANALYSIS: What's behind the new wave of violence in Jerusalem?

ANALYSIS: What's behind the new wave of violence in Jerusalem?

Daily attacks and even frequent riots by Arabs in and around the Old City of Jerusalem have largely gone under-reported in the media.Yochanan Visser, 22/10/2021 13:38
Keep Jerusalem calls for renewal of the site of King Saul's palace

Keep Jerusalem calls for renewal of the site of King Saul's palace

Arutz Sheva speaks to Chaim Silberstein, President of Im Eshkachech - Keep Jerusalem, about the abandoned site of King Saul's palace.Yoni Kempinski, 20/10/2021 18:44
Weapons tunnel discovered under Jerusalem home

Weapons tunnel discovered under Jerusalem home

Illegal weapons tunnel discovered under Arab home in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 16:46
Palestinian Authority building new town - on land in Jerusalem

Palestinian Authority building new town - on land in Jerusalem

New Arab town "Lana" in northern Jerusalem to contain thousands of houses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 08:46
Jerusalem: Police arrest woman suspected of vandalism

Jerusalem: Police arrest woman suspected of vandalism

Woman suspected of spray-painting swastikas is arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 14:21
Fire continues to rage out of control near Jerusalem

Fire continues to rage out of control near Jerusalem

After suspected case of arson, firefighters still struggling to contain blaze west of the capital, with 4 air units dispatched to the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2021 08:51
2700-year-old toilet from First Temple period discovered in Jerusalem

2700-year-old toilet from First Temple period discovered in Jerusalem

Royal mansion from era of the Kings of Judea discovered in Jerusalem - featuring private toilet and ancient septic tank.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 09:48
Attempted stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Attempted stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Terrorist tries to stab police officers at the Chain Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2021 06:48
Man seriously injured rappelling at Jerusalem's Tower of David

Man seriously injured rappelling at Jerusalem's Tower of David

49-year-old man in serious condition after rappelling accident in Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2021 14:09
The Four Species and Sukkot: Holiday preparations in Jerusalem

The Four Species and Sukkot: Holiday preparations in Jerusalem

Jews prepare en masse for the Sukkot holiday, buying the Four Species in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2021 13:20
Report: Stabbing near Mahane Yehuda marketplace in Jerusalem

Report: Stabbing near Mahane Yehuda marketplace in Jerusalem

Teenage boy of about 17 sustains moderate injuries in Jerusalem stabbing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/09/2021 23:30
Stabbing in Jerusalem leaves one moderately injured

Stabbing in Jerusalem leaves one moderately injured

Bus driver stabbed in Jerusalem, police believe incident to be criminal in nature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2021 09:19
Joe Biden’s next blunder – Jerusalem

Joe Biden’s next blunder – Jerusalem

Biden has set his sights on Jerusalem so far as his next blunder following Afghanistan.Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 15/09/2021 10:00
Haredi lawmaker attacked in Jerusalem

Haredi lawmaker attacked in Jerusalem

Initial report: MK Meir Porush physically assaulted outside of his home in the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 12:40
Watch: Terrorists caught red-handed attacking Israeli officers

Watch: Terrorists caught red-handed attacking Israeli officers

Undercover Israeli police nab three terrorists as they threw stones, shot fireworks at Border Police in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 11:58
Jerusalem: Police bust Jewish teens for attacks on Arab bus drivers

Jerusalem: Police bust Jewish teens for attacks on Arab bus drivers

Three Jewish teens nabbed in Jerusalem following spate of attacks on Arab bus drivers in Givat Ze'ev.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 07:58
Israel permits Slovakia to open cultural branch in Jerusalem

Israel permits Slovakia to open cultural branch in Jerusalem

Deputy Foreign Minister gives Slovakian Ambassador letter of approval granting Slovakia permission to open a cultural branch in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 10/09/2021 04:02
President Isaac Herzog meets with Democrat delegation

President Isaac Herzog meets with Democrat delegation

Israel's President meets with a delegation of Democrat Senators in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff , 03/09/2021 14:22
PA calls for political pressure on Israel

PA calls for political pressure on Israel

PA cabinet leader asks EU countries to pressure Israel to agree to the establishment of a "Palestinian state."Dalit Halevi, 30/08/2021 04:41
Israel to oppose US consulate for PA in Jerusalem?

Israel to oppose US consulate for PA in Jerusalem?

Political source says Bennett, Biden agreed to disagree on issue of US consulate in Jerusalem for time being.Yoni Kempinski, 29/08/2021 12:55
5 arrested for attacking Arab in Jerusalem

5 arrested for attacking Arab in Jerusalem

Suspects arrested for assaulting, stabbing Arab man in fight while on way to selichot at the Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2021 16:52
Nir Barkat comes full circle, 6 years after neutralizing terrorist

Nir Barkat comes full circle, 6 years after neutralizing terrorist

MK Barkat, who neutralized a terrorist in 2015, was invited to the Bar Mitzvah of the son of the man who was wounded in the attack.Ido Ben Porat, 25/08/2021 05:37
Fatah: There will be no peace without return of 'refugees'

Fatah: There will be no peace without return of 'refugees'

Fatah movement led by Mahmoud Abbas stresses that the Temple Mount belongs only to Muslims.Dalit Halevi, 22/08/2021 04:40
The US charade of ‘Palestine’ in Jerusalem

The US charade of ‘Palestine’ in Jerusalem

If the State Department insists a consulate-disguised-as-a-unit is truly a necessity, then why not have it in Ramallah or Bethlehem? Op-ed.Yisrael Medad, 20/08/2021 07:23
United States continuing to press for re-opening of Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem

United States continuing to press for re-opening of Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem

Issue likely to be raised during Bennett-Biden talks in the US at the end of the month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2021 08:29