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Jerusalem has known far more difficult days.

Jerusalem has known far more difficult days.

We received a gift in 1967 and it is up to us to show we are deserving of it and turn Jerusalem into what it can be.Sivan Rahav-Meir, 11/05/2021 09:10
Upset takes hold as government cancels Jerusalem Flag Dance

Upset takes hold as government cancels Jerusalem Flag Dance

Judy Simon describes the scene at the event as the sirens sound and the government "folds" and decides to cancel the proceedings.Yoni Kempinski, 11/05/2021 06:07
Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion presents Pollard with certificate of appreciation

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion presents Pollard with certificate of appreciation

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion presents Pollard with certificate of appreciation at Mercaz HaRav yeshiva.Hezki Baruch, 11/05/2021 00:04
Watch: The moment crowd at Flag Dance hears rocket siren

Watch: The moment crowd at Flag Dance hears rocket siren

The traditional Flag Dance in Jerusalem was making its way through the capital when crowds heard rocket sirens signaling rockets nearby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 21:30
Watch: Rocket lands in Jerusalem

Watch: Rocket lands in Jerusalem

Hamas-launched rockets filmed landing in Jerusalem area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 18:23
7 rockets fired at Jerusalem as Hamas ultimatum expires

7 rockets fired at Jerusalem as Hamas ultimatum expires

Knesset, Old City evacuated as Hamas makes good on threats. Red alert sirens also heard in south.Gary Willig, 10/05/2021 18:10
Ambassador Erdan accuses Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of stoking Jerusalem tensions

Ambassador Erdan accuses Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of stoking Jerusalem tensions

Israeli Ambassador to the US Gilad Erdan says US Congresswoman's accusations against Israel during riots encourage attackers, terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 18:00
Live: Jerusalem Day Flag Dance

Live: Jerusalem Day Flag Dance

Police allow annual march to take place despite Arab riots. Crowd size at Western Wall to be limited.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 16:12
Smotrich in Sheikh Jarrah: Giving Mansour Abbas legitimacy led to Jerusalem violence

Smotrich in Sheikh Jarrah: Giving Mansour Abbas legitimacy led to Jerusalem violence

Religious Zionism party tours Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood, party leader says violence in capital result of seeking to add Arab party to govt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 15:40
Jewish driver attacked by Arab lynch mob near Old City of Jerusalem

Jewish driver attacked by Arab lynch mob near Old City of Jerusalem

Jewish man injured as Arab rioters mob his car outside of the Old City of Jerusalem during Jerusalem Day riots, causing his car to flip overArutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 10:37
Jerusalem: Capital City on Hold

Jerusalem: Capital City on Hold

Thousands of housing units in Jerusalem delayed for years due over int'l pressure, while Arabs freely build thousands of illegal units.Op-edShalom Wasserteil, 10/05/2021 09:38
Israel to Biden admin: 'Don't intervene in Jerusalem crisis'

Israel to Biden admin: 'Don't intervene in Jerusalem crisis'

Israel's National Security Adviser tells Biden administration not to intervene in Jerusalem riots. 'It would be a reward to Arab rioters.'David Rosenberg, 10/05/2021 08:23
Jordan summons Israeli representatives over Jerusalem riots

Jordan summons Israeli representatives over Jerusalem riots

Jordan summons Israeli charge d'affaires at Israeli embassy in Amman to protest "ongoing Israeli violations" in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 10/05/2021 05:37
PA: All the settlements are 'illegal'

PA: All the settlements are 'illegal'

PA chairman's spokesman claims that Arab residents of Jerusalem have emerged victorious.Dalit Halevi, 10/05/2021 05:12
Morocco concerned over violence in Jerusalem

Morocco concerned over violence in Jerusalem

Moroccan Foreign Ministry criticizes "violations" in Jerusalem, warns they are "likely to stir up tensions".Elad Benari, 10/05/2021 04:34
US National Security Advisor: US 'seriously concerned' about Jerusalem violence

US National Security Advisor: US 'seriously concerned' about Jerusalem violence

US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan speaks to Israeli counterpart, says US will remain fully engaged to promote calm in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 10/05/2021 02:32
Ateret Cohanim: Every day is Jerusalem Day

Ateret Cohanim: Every day is Jerusalem Day

"Help us to dream and redeem" says Ateret Cohanim Exec. Dir. "The key to a Jewish Jerusalem is in your hands!"Ateret Cohanim, 09/05/2021 21:14
Jerusalem violence: Hamas show of force?

Jerusalem violence: Hamas show of force?

Political analyst says the current riots shaking Jerusalem may be a 'new method for Hamas to assert its strength after cancelled elections.'i24NEWS, 09/05/2021 13:25
Jerusalem Mayor: Unprecedented incitement by PA, Hamas

Jerusalem Mayor: Unprecedented incitement by PA, Hamas

Moshe Leon says Hamas and PA inciting riots over Sheikh Jarrah property dispute.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 11:11
Amb. Erdan against "hypocrisy of those who are cynically politicizing events"

Amb. Erdan against "hypocrisy of those who are cynically politicizing events"

Israel's Ambassador to US and the United Nations: 'Rioters are using their holy site to lob firebombs & chant to destroy Tel Aviv'Ambassador Gilad Erdan, 09/05/2021 07:25
Appreciating the blessing of Jerusalem - A thought for Parshat Behar-Bechukotai 5781

Appreciating the blessing of Jerusalem - A thought for Parshat Behar-Bechukotai 5781

The parasha leads us to a pictorial comparison of Jerusalem then and now.Rabbi Reuven Spolter, 08/05/2021 22:14
Police officer suffers moderate-to-serious injuries in riots on Temple Mount

Police officer suffers moderate-to-serious injuries in riots on Temple Mount

Hundreds of rioters pelt police officers with rocks, bottles and other objects following Ramadan prayers.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/05/2021 01:43
Islamic Jihad: Israel must expect a response at any moment

Islamic Jihad: Israel must expect a response at any moment

Islamic Jihad leader Ziad Nahala threatens Israel following clashes in Jerusalem. Hamas' Ismail Haniyeh to Netanyahu: Do not play with fire.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/05/2021 22:50
US calls on Israel to 'deescalate' tensions in Jerusalem

US calls on Israel to 'deescalate' tensions in Jerusalem

State Department spokeswoman says Washington is “deeply concerned about the heightened tensions in Jerusalem”.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/05/2021 22:01
Arab Riots in Jerusalem: 'We were in mortal danger'

Arab Riots in Jerusalem: 'We were in mortal danger'

Jewish man whose car was torched by Arab rioters recalls harrowing moments during attack. 'I called the police commander, he didn't answer.'David Rosenberg, 07/05/2021 08:59
Rabbanit Malke Bina awarded 'Yakir Yerushalayim' decoration

Rabbanit Malke Bina awarded 'Yakir Yerushalayim' decoration

Rabbanit Bina founded the Matan Women's Institute for Torah Studies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2021 03:35
Jewish vehicle set on fire in Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood

Jewish vehicle set on fire in Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood

Dozens of Arabs attack Jews with rocks and other objects near MK Ben Gvir's office in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2021 01:07
European countries condemn Israel for construction in Jerusalem

European countries condemn Israel for construction in Jerusalem

France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Britain condemn Israel for approving construction in the Har Homa neighborhood of Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 07/05/2021 00:03
A new light shines on Jerusalem: Jerusalem as you’ve never seen before

A new light shines on Jerusalem: Jerusalem as you’ve never seen before

Creative artist, photographer and filmmaker Eitan Asaraf produces a spectacular new film spotlighting the Holy City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2021 11:52
Jerusalem's Jewish majority hits new low

Jerusalem's Jewish majority hits new low

More Orthodox, more Arab: Two-thirds of Jews in Jerusalem are religious, new report reveals. But Jewish majority shrinking rapidly.David Rosenberg, 05/05/2021 14:01
Second Temple-era 'luck' lamp found in Jerusalem's City of David

Second Temple-era 'luck' lamp found in Jerusalem's City of David

A “Lucky” bronze oil lamp meant for good fortune discovered during excavations of the City of David’s Pilgrimage Road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 10:32
Israel Dog Unit Canine Exhibition for IDF Hopefuls

Israel Dog Unit Canine Exhibition for IDF Hopefuls

The Israel Dog Unit made its way to Jerusalem's Saker Park to give an exhibition to foreign volunteers in Israel's Lone Soldier program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2021 16:29
Indictment filed against Arab who slapped Jew on Jerusalem train

Indictment filed against Arab who slapped Jew on Jerusalem train

Arab who slapped Jews on light rail train, sent footage to friends, is indicted. 'He waved his hand and forcefully slapped their faces.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2021 15:48
Why Jerusalem is the capital of Israel

Why Jerusalem is the capital of Israel

Others may love and be impressed by Jerusalem. But only the Jewish people have been inextricably bound up with the city for 3000 years.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 04/05/2021 13:29
Jerusalem opens emergency headquarters for victims of Meron disaster

Jerusalem opens emergency headquarters for victims of Meron disaster

Jerusalem mayor orders social services to open headquarters to aid families of those killed, injured, in Meron tragedy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 09:18
Jerusalem seminary students visit Sheikh injured in attack

Jerusalem seminary students visit Sheikh injured in attack

After pro-coexistence Sheikh attacked in Jerusalem, seminary students pay a solidarity visit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 10:03
MK Odeh: Hoping for an Intifada

MK Odeh: Hoping for an Intifada

Joint Arab List chairman writes in support of Arab violence in Jerusalem, hopes to see PA flags fly over the holy city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 22:16
Right-wing MKs attacked by Arab stone-throwers in Jerusalem

Right-wing MKs attacked by Arab stone-throwers in Jerusalem

Religious Zionist Party MKs visit site of recent Arab riots in eastern Jerusalem, find themselves targets of stone-throwers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 15:08
Police Commissioner orders removal of checkpoints at Damascus Gate in Jerusalem

Police Commissioner orders removal of checkpoints at Damascus Gate in Jerusalem

Police Commissioner Kobi Shabtai orders removal of the checkpoints and barricades at the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 26/04/2021 03:12
Christian missionaries moved to Israel posing as haredi family

Christian missionaries moved to Israel posing as haredi family

Haredi 'rabbi' outed as missionary who made Aliyah with fake documents, got tens of thousands of dollars from haredi charitiesArutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2021 21:12
Jerusalem Mayor urges calm

Jerusalem Mayor urges calm

Mayor Moshe Lion instructs Jerusalem municipality to continue to do everything in its power to restore order to the city.Hezki Baruch, 25/04/2021 05:20
"I thought I was going to die"

"I thought I was going to die"

A man lynched in Jerusalem last night recounts his ordeal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2021 16:17
US 'deeply concerned' by violent riots in Jerusalem

US 'deeply concerned' by violent riots in Jerusalem

American embassy issues rare statement on disturbances in Jerusalem, calling for 'responsible voices to end incitement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2021 12:50
A night of demonstration and riots in Jerusalem

A night of demonstration and riots in Jerusalem

Police separate hundreds of Jewish demonstrators from rock-throwing Arabs. Policeman lightly injured from rocks thrown by Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2021 06:15
One person injured in brawl between Jews and Arabs in Jerusalem

One person injured in brawl between Jews and Arabs in Jerusalem

One man lightly injured in brawl in central Jerusalem. Police arrest four people for questioning.Ido Ben Porat, 22/04/2021 03:06
Violent home invasion in Jerusalem's Har Nof neighborhood

Violent home invasion in Jerusalem's Har Nof neighborhood

Three burglars break into home in Har Nof, injuring elderly resident and stealing money and valuables.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 11:49
Deputy Mayor: Large riots in eastern Jerusalem 'something we've never faced'

Deputy Mayor: Large riots in eastern Jerusalem 'something we've never faced'

Jerusalem Deputy Mayor, in exclusive interview with Arutz Sheva, gives his view on the riots taking place by Arabs in eastern Jerusalem.Yoni Kempinski, 20/04/2021 00:17
Arab who slapped Jewish youth is arrested

Arab who slapped Jewish youth is arrested

Arab man, 21, who slapped a Jewish youth and uploaded it to TikTok, is arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2021 09:30
Arab slaps yeshiva student, then posts it to TikTok

Arab slaps yeshiva student, then posts it to TikTok

Video posted to TikTok shows Arab slapping Jewish yeshiva student on the Light Rail in Jerusalem. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2021 02:33
Pollard celebrates Independence Day in Jerusalem: Peace be upon Israel

Pollard celebrates Independence Day in Jerusalem: Peace be upon Israel

Jonathan Pollard holds Israeli flag close to his heart as he celebrates Independence Day in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 00:04
Clashes with leftist protesters outside President's Residence

Clashes with leftist protesters outside President's Residence

Hundreds of demonstrators march towards Prime Minister's residence in Jerusalem, and also reach the entrance of the President's Residence.Yoni Kempinski, 11/04/2021 04:08
Jerusalem security guard threatens to 'butcher' haredi child

Jerusalem security guard threatens to 'butcher' haredi child

Security guard working for Education Ministry threatens to 'butcher' haredi boy during protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 09/04/2021 12:33
Fireworks and rocks towards Jewish homes in Jerusalem

Fireworks and rocks towards Jewish homes in Jerusalem

Arabs throw rocks, shoot fireworks at homes in the Shiloah village into which Jews entered the previous night.Hezki Baruch, 09/04/2021 00:07
2 killed in accident in Jerusalem

2 killed in accident in Jerusalem

Seven vehicles involved in crash in Jerusalem, with two dead, seven injured. One pedestrian hit and killed by minibus.David Rosenberg, 04/04/2021 15:30
Kosovo's FM: Embassy in Jerusalem a 'done deal'

Kosovo's FM: Embassy in Jerusalem a 'done deal'

Kosovo’s new foreign minister says she considers the opening of the country’s embassy in Jerusalem to be “a done deal”.Elad Benari, 01/04/2021 06:42
Erdogan urges Kosovo to rethink opening of Jerusalem embassy

Erdogan urges Kosovo to rethink opening of Jerusalem embassy

Turkish President urges Kosovan Prime Minister to reconsider the country's decision to open an embassy in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/03/2021 23:35
Pesach: Next Year in Jerusalem!

Pesach: Next Year in Jerusalem!

Israel's first Chief Rabbi gave an unusual twist to the words at the end of the Seder for those of us already living in Jerusalem.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 26/03/2021 15:00