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Firebombs thrown at residents of Shimon Hatzaddik neighborhood

Firebombs thrown at residents of Shimon Hatzaddik neighborhood

"The police don't do anything," says a local resident. "We've totally despaired of them."Yehonatan Gottlieb, 21/06/2021 15:00
Im Tirtzu: Battle over Sheikh Jarrah boils down to anti-Semitism

Im Tirtzu: Battle over Sheikh Jarrah boils down to anti-Semitism

Israeli grassroots Zionist group says world opposition to Jewish building in Shimon Hatzaddik comes down to hatred of Israel.Im Tirtzu, 14/06/2021 18:19
My mother was born in Sheikh Jarrah in 1921

My mother was born in Sheikh Jarrah in 1921

My mother's family was one of 97 families in Sheikh Jarrah in the early 1900s, but the Jewish roots there go back much further. Op-ed.Dr. Michael L. Wise, 30/05/2021 23:57
Why I won't stop studying in Shimon HaTzaddik (Sheikh Jarrah)

Why I won't stop studying in Shimon HaTzaddik (Sheikh Jarrah)

I come with faith in G-d, and they come with the desire to kill.Rabbi Moshe Brody, 19/05/2021 07:45
My Arabic tutor

My Arabic tutor

Israeli Arabs are MKs, judges,doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and to be found in every field. But don't confuse them with the facts. Op-ed.Shalom Pollack, 18/05/2021 08:21
Facing the real cause of the long Arab war

Facing the real cause of the long Arab war

Instead of making excuses and denying that anti-Semitism is the root of the Arab conflict with Israel, Israelis need to accept it. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 17/05/2021 23:18
Israel and the “Obama judges”

Israel and the “Obama judges”

Assuming judges act to please whoever is running the country is not based on fact, not in the US and not in Israel. Op-ed. Stephen M. Flatow, 16/05/2021 12:00
The US has plunged its relations with Israel into crisis

The US has plunged its relations with Israel into crisis

The rupture in ties isn’t about how best to achieve peace between Israel and the Palestinians. It is about prejudice against Jews. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 11/05/2021 10:25
Arab riots challenge private Jewish ownership in Jerusalem

Arab riots challenge private Jewish ownership in Jerusalem

The facts, as usual in the Arab-Jewish conflict, are lost in Arab and international condemnation comprising unsubstantiated claims. Op-ed.David Singer, 10/05/2021 23:00
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
Israel's critics are right: ‘Sheikh Jarrah’ exemplifies the Arab-Israeli conflict

Israel's critics are right: ‘Sheikh Jarrah’ exemplifies the Arab-Israeli conflict

Shimon HaTzadik is a place where Jew and Arab could have lived peacefully had Arabs not tried to ethnically cleanse it from Jews..Op-ed..Micha Danzig, 09/05/2021 23:59
Religious Zionism party planning walking tour of Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood

Religious Zionism party planning walking tour of Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood

Tour to be held on Yom Yerushalayim, following a day of discussions on exerting Israeli sovereignty over a unified Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 16:22
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
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
Roger Waters accuses Israel of “genocidal removal” of Sheikh Jarrah Arabs

Roger Waters accuses Israel of “genocidal removal” of Sheikh Jarrah Arabs

BDS supporting former Pink Floyd frontman releases new video where he attacks Israel as an "apartheid state" and praises Human Rights Watch.Dan Verbin, Canada, 07/05/2021 22:08
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
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
Hamas military leader threatens Israel amid Jerusalem clashes

Hamas military leader threatens Israel amid Jerusalem clashes

Leader of Hamas’ military wing: If the aggression against our people does not stop immediately, the enemy will pay a heavy price.Elad Benari, 05/05/2021 01:12
Joint List MK attacked by police in eastern Jerusalem

Joint List MK attacked by police in eastern Jerusalem

MK Ofer Cassif attacked by police officers during a protest in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood.Elad Benari, Canada, 09/04/2021 20:32
'The Jews have returned - stones and knives won't stop us'

'The Jews have returned - stones and knives won't stop us'

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef's grandson tells Arutz Sheva 'Jews are here to stay' in eastern Jerusalem. 'We won't be intimidated.'Hezki Baruch, 05/09/2017 13:22
Netanyahu praises security forces for great work

Netanyahu praises security forces for great work

The Prime Minister said security forces acted quickly in the attack in North Jerusalem this morning.Arutz Sheva Staff , 09/10/2016 12:10
Twice in Three Days: Arab Ambush at J'lem Court

Twice in Three Days: Arab Ambush at J'lem Court

After family car with seven kids on board assaulted Monday, another Jewish car damaged on same street near court building.Ari Yashar, 29/10/2014 10:23
Arabs Ambush Car with 7 Kids Near Jerusalem Court

Arabs Ambush Car with 7 Kids Near Jerusalem Court

'Silent intifada' rages on as family car with children as young as six months old targeted in potentially lethal hail of rocks.Ari Yashar, 27/10/2014 13:34
J'lem Approves Huge Yeshiva in Shimon Hatzaddik

J'lem Approves Huge Yeshiva in Shimon Hatzaddik

Ohr Sameach is to build a 9-story building in the neighborhood in eastern Jerusalem which was ethnic-cleansed by Jordan in 1947.Gil Ronen, 28/08/2014 19:35
Ariel Asks Australia to Fight Israel Boycotts

Ariel Asks Australia to Fight Israel Boycotts

Minister Ariel meets Australian Amb. in eastern Jerusalem, asks for support of Israel, criticism of PA breaches in international arena.Ari Yashar, 14/05/2014 12:34
Far-Left Groups Angry Over New Jerusalem Yeshiva

Far-Left Groups Angry Over New Jerusalem Yeshiva

Plans for new hareidi yeshiva in Shimon Hatzaddik (Sheikh Jarrah) neighborhood meets angry reaction from Peace Now.Ari Soffer, 12/02/2014 22:29
Supreme Court ‘Sorry’ to Evacuate Arab Renters

Supreme Court ‘Sorry’ to Evacuate Arab Renters

Supreme Court rules Arab family must leave Jewish family’s Jerusalem home, but expresses upset over verdict.Maayana Miskin, 29/08/2013 20:46
Qatar Helping Yemenite Jews Reach Israel?

Qatar Helping Yemenite Jews Reach Israel?

A Lebanese source says that a group of Jews from Yemen are on their way to Israel – via Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 21/01/2013 14:05
'Settlers Mock Arab Woman': the Truth Revealed

'Settlers Mock Arab Woman': the Truth Revealed

A photo supposedly showing Jews mocking an Arab woman evicted from her home is not what it seems.Gil Ronen, 19/07/2012 18:25
Woman Convicted of Assaulting MK Ben Ari

Woman Convicted of Assaulting MK Ben Ari

Arab woman spilled water on MK when he was visiting Shimon HatTzaddik neighborhood.Gil Ronen, 02/02/2012 17:59
J'lem: Arabs Wound Boy

J'lem: Arabs Wound Boy

Residents of eastern Jerusalem neighborhood describe nonstop attacks by Arabs while police are hamstrung by leftists.Gil Ronen, 12/09/2010 21:37
Lag BaOmer of Shimon HaTzaddik

Lag BaOmer of Shimon HaTzaddik

Thousands celebrtaed the traditional Lag BaOmer bonfire at the Tomb of Shimon HaTzaddik in the Jerusalem neighborhood named for the sage.Hana Levi Julian, 02/05/2010 11:53
PLO Flags Raised in Jerusalem

PLO Flags Raised in Jerusalem

Leftists waved PA flags at a court-permitted protest in eastern Jerusalem held against a court order allowing Jews to live in the area.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/03/2010 22:43
Eastern Jerusalem Jews Attacked

Eastern Jerusalem Jews Attacked

A “welcoming” committee of Arabs and foreign anti-Israel activists attacked two Jews Tuesday as a new family moved into a home in eastern JerusalemTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/12/2009 07:35
US Summons Envoy Oren

US Summons Envoy Oren

The US has summoned on Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren over “unacceptable” evictions of Arabs from Jewish-owned homes in eastern Jerusalem.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/08/2009 09:00