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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
Leftist Democrats target Jerusalem

Leftist Democrats target Jerusalem

Seven Congress members try to revoke tax-exempt donations to US charities supporting Jews in Judea, Samaria and East Jerusalem. Op-ed.A.J. Kaufman, 09/08/2021 18:43
Archaeologists unearth Jerusalem wall from Babylonian invasion

Archaeologists unearth Jerusalem wall from Babylonian invasion

In an incredible find, Israel's Antiquities Authority finds large portions of wall felled by the Babylonians more than 2,500 years ago.i24NEWS, 08/08/2021 11:26
Evidence of First Temple-era earthquake uncovered in Jerusalem

Evidence of First Temple-era earthquake uncovered in Jerusalem

Archaeologists reveal layer of destruction pointing to massive earthquake that rocked the Kingdom of Judah, toppled Jerusalem's walls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2021 09:18
PA denounces Slovakia over cultural center in Jerusalem

PA denounces Slovakia over cultural center in Jerusalem

PA says Slovakia's move is a violation of international law.Elad Benari, 04/08/2021 06:39
Jerusalem neighborhood evacuated due to large blaze

Jerusalem neighborhood evacuated due to large blaze

Police and fire crews are trying to douse the flames in the Givat Shaul industrial zone of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 19:49
Jerusalem suburb evacuated as blaze rages out of control

Jerusalem suburb evacuated as blaze rages out of control

Large fire breaks out just west of Jerusalem, threatening the town of Shoresh and forcing residents to evacuate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 12:07
Fake 'Come visit Jerusalem Palestine' ad mailed to Cleveland homes

Fake 'Come visit Jerusalem Palestine' ad mailed to Cleveland homes

Phony travel ad that erases Israel sent to residents in Cleveland suburbs, leaving Jewish residents concerned.Dan Verbin, 02/08/2021 19:38
Emergency dispatchers leave shift to save a life in Jerusalem

Emergency dispatchers leave shift to save a life in Jerusalem

United Hatzalah volunteers manage to be both dispatchers and responders in emergency call to Jerusalem center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2021 14:12
Barkat meets US lawmakers: I met true friends of Israel

Barkat meets US lawmakers: I met true friends of Israel

Likud MK meets members of Congress and Senators and presents them with the dangers of opening a Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 22/07/2021 04:30
Real estate sales booming at Jerusalem Estates

Real estate sales booming at Jerusalem Estates

Q1 and Q2 Sales Reach $100 Million Amid Housing ShortageSponsored Content, 19/07/2021 11:48
Slovakia to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Slovakia to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Slovakia's foreign minister announces the Slovak Institute in Jerusalem will open on September 1.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 06:24
Solo Performance

Solo Performance

Memories of a loved one, of the lockdown, of 50 years lived in Jerusalem fill the writer's heart as she continues on alone. Op-ed.Faigie Heiman, 14/07/2021 10:00
First Temple-era segment of Jerusalem's city wall uncovered

First Temple-era segment of Jerusalem's city wall uncovered

Segment of Jerusalem's city wall, encountered by Babylonians on eve of First Temple's destruction 2,600 years ago, uncovered near Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 08:49
Organizer of Arab riots identified as employee of Israeli supermarket

Organizer of Arab riots identified as employee of Israeli supermarket

'Mega' supermarket calls Arab employee in for hearing after he was filmed attacking Jews during Jerusalem riots - multiple times.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2021 16:26
'Falling Into The Right Hands': Stabbed Jerusalem man saved by shopkeeper

'Falling Into The Right Hands': Stabbed Jerusalem man saved by shopkeeper

Meah Shearim-area shopkeeper and volunteer EMT help save the life of man wounded in stabbing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 07:15
Jordan blasts Honduras over Jerusalem embassy opening

Jordan blasts Honduras over Jerusalem embassy opening

Jordan accuses Honduras of violating international law by moving its embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2021 10:21
Arabs throw potatoes and rocks at Jewish man in Jerusalem

Arabs throw potatoes and rocks at Jewish man in Jerusalem

Arabs attack haredi man at the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem, throwing rocks and vegetables at him and injuring him.Orli Harari, 18/06/2021 03:00
Pregnant woman, husband attacked on way to Western Wall

Pregnant woman, husband attacked on way to Western Wall

Dozens of Arabs throw stones at couple in car in Wadi Joz, Jerusalem, injuring pregnant woman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 18:13
Jordan condemns Jerusalem flag parade

Jordan condemns Jerusalem flag parade

Jordanian Foreign Ministry calls on Israel to "stop the attacks and provocations and respect the status quo."Elad Benari, 16/06/2021 06:47
Flag March held with no rocket attacks

Flag March held with no rocket attacks

17 Arab protesters arrested at Flag March. Lapid condemns video showing some marchers chanting 'death to Arabs.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 22:04
Jerusalem Flag March begins with thousands of marchers

Jerusalem Flag March begins with thousands of marchers

Police estimate 5,000 participate in march celebrating reunification of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 18:21
Israeli security forces gear up for Jerusalem Flag March

Israeli security forces gear up for Jerusalem Flag March

IDF and Israel Police prepare for Arab rioting and possible Hamas terror attacks during Jerusalem Flag March marking city's unification.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 08:04
PA organizations call for riots in Jerusalem

PA organizations call for riots in Jerusalem

PA "resistance" organizations calling on Arab public to arrive at the Al-Aqsa Mosque and confront the flag parade.Dalit Halevi, 15/06/2021 04:12
Police on high alert ahead of Jerusalem 'flag parade'

Police on high alert ahead of Jerusalem 'flag parade'

Police on high alert, plan for clashes between Jewish marchers and Arab protesters during 'flag parade,' report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 10:47
PLO warns: Flag parade will cause an 'explosion'

PLO warns: Flag parade will cause an 'explosion'

PLO's Jerusalem Department warns Israel against holding flag parade this week in Jerusalem, says it could lead to a wave of violence.Dalit Halevi, 13/06/2021 06:51
Right-wingers rally in Jerusalem to protest national unity government

Right-wingers rally in Jerusalem to protest national unity government

Hundreds of right-wing demonstrators gather in the capital to protest Bennett-Lapid government and its reliance on United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 20:43
Ben Gvir to arrive at Damascus Gate despite police ban

Ben Gvir to arrive at Damascus Gate despite police ban

MK Ben Gvir will not march in Jerusalem but rather will issue a scathing statement criticizing Police Commissioner Kobi Shabtai.Ido Ben Porat, 10/06/2021 00:10
Police commissioner bans Ben Gvir from marching in Jerusalem tomorrow

Police commissioner bans Ben Gvir from marching in Jerusalem tomorrow

In unprecedented move, commissioner ignores MK's parliamentary immunity to prevent possibly provocative appearence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 17:38
Provocation? Right-wing leaders mull cancelling Flag March if route not approved

Provocation? Right-wing leaders mull cancelling Flag March if route not approved

With tensions in Jerusalem running high, police are demanding the march be rerouted to avoid Muslim Quarter, Jewish leaders say 'No.'ILTV, 09/06/2021 10:49
Jordanians who planned to carry out attack in Jerusalem released

Jordanians who planned to carry out attack in Jerusalem released

The two infiltrated Israel during Operation Guardian of the Walls and planned to attack soldiers.Elad Benari, 08/06/2021 23:42
GOP senators deeply concerned about WH move to elevate ties with PA

GOP senators deeply concerned about WH move to elevate ties with PA

Led by Sen. Marco Rubio, group pushing back against what they see as Biden's undermining of US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Dan Verbin, 08/06/2021 19:32
Patriotic 'Flag Parade' event in Jerusalem cancelled

Patriotic 'Flag Parade' event in Jerusalem cancelled

Arutz Sheva informed that police refused compromise deal for Flag Parade event in the capital - even in western Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 07/06/2021 12:49
Head of Kiryat Arba-Hebron Council: The flag parade must not be cancelled

Head of Kiryat Arba-Hebron Council: The flag parade must not be cancelled

Head of the Kiryat Arba Council says flag parade in Jerusalem must take place as planned.Ben Ariel, 07/06/2021 04:04
Gantz to demand cancellation of planned flag parade in Jerusalem

Gantz to demand cancellation of planned flag parade in Jerusalem

Gantz expected to demand that flag parade planned for this week in Jerusalem not be held.Hezki Baruch, 06/06/2021 05:50
Pride Parade: Police detain passers-by with kippahs, long side curls

Pride Parade: Police detain passers-by with kippahs, long side curls

Police detain people for appearing religious during LGBTQ Pride Parade in Jerusalem,Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 20:18
The best Judaica in Jerusalem

The best Judaica in Jerusalem

Bier Judaica has been creating exceptional sterling silver art for over 70 years.Sponsored Content, 02/06/2021 12:06
Honduras to open embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras to open embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras set to become the fourth country to open an embassy in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 02/06/2021 02:14