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Nationwide Security Boost Ahead of Holidays

Police prepare for clashes ahead of Eid Al-Adha, Yom Kippur falling out on same day - in both Jerusalem and integrated areas nationwide.Tova Dvorin, 9/22/2015, 10:33 AM

Muslim Entry to Temple Mount Restricted

Police on high alert in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria and Gaza ahead of Yom Kippur and the Muslim Eid al-Adha which follows.Uzi Baruch, 9/22/2015, 12:44 AM

New York City Schools to Close on Muslim Holidays

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces that the city’s public schools will be closed for the holidays of Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitr.Ben Ariel, 3/5/2015, 4:45 AM

Egypt: Author to Face Trial for 'Insulting Islam'

Fatima Naoot criticized mass-slaughter of sheep during Eid al-Adha festival as 'massacre', says she's paying the price for 'enlightenment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2014, 6:16 PM

'Muslims Don't Understand We Don't Want Al-Aqsa'

Ramat Gan Chief Rabbi explains Al-Aqsa Mosque is outside the Temple boundaries, but Islam's focus on force prevents coexistence.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 11/20/2014, 5:30 PM

Khamenei: Muslim Unity for Israel's 'Annihilation'

Iranian supreme leader uses annual Hajj pilgrimage message to insult Israel and call for support for Hamas.Ari Yashar, 10/3/2014, 1:29 PM

Police, MDA on High Alert over Yom Kippur

Medic, police patrols to increase throughout Israel ahead of joint Jewish and Muslim holidays.Tova Dvorin, 10/3/2014, 8:34 AM

Police Gearing Up for Double Religious Events

With the coincidence this Shabbat Yom Kippur and the Muslim Eid al-adha, police are hoping that quiet will prevail.Moshe Cohen, 10/2/2014, 1:55 PM

Israel Confirms Gazans Allowed on Temple Mount

As part of a series of gestures over the upcoming Eid al Adha holiday, 500 Gazans will be allowed to travel to Temple Mount.Yishai Karov, 10/2/2014, 5:43 AM

'Two People, Two Holidays, One Day'

Chief Rabbis, Chief Qadis, and Jewish and Arab MKs meet to discuss Yom Kippur and Eid el-Adha.Benny Moshe and Cynthia Blank, 10/1/2014, 9:05 PM

NYC Candidate Seeks Days Off for Muslim Holidays

Bill de Blasio wants to give school children in New York two extra days off to mark Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitr.Elad Benari, 10/18/2013, 5:41 AM

Hamas and Fatah Leaders Speak on Eve of Holiday

The leaders of longtime rival factions Fatah and Hamas spoke via telephone, stressing the need for reconciliation.Elad Benari, 10/16/2013, 6:43 AM

10 Dead in Damascus Car Bomb

At least 10 people were killed and 41 others were wounded Monday in a car bombing on the outskirts of the Syrian capital of Damascus. Chana Ya'ar, 10/29/2012, 4:17 PM

Syria's Army, Rebels Confirm Friday Ceasefire

Syria's army and main rebel force confirm they will cease fire on Friday, but both sides reserve the right to respond to any aggression.Elad Benari, 10/26/2012, 4:42 AM

Syrian Gov't, Rebels Accept UN-Brokered 'Truce'

The Syrian government and "most" rebel leaders have reportedly accepted a truce for the duration of the Eid al-Adha Muslim holiday.Chana Ya'ar, 10/24/2012, 3:41 PM

Egypt Warns Police of Jihad Ops in Southern Sinai

Egypt's Interior Ministry has raised the alert for security forces in southern Sinai over possible jihadist operations in the area.Chana Ya'ar, 10/17/2012, 1:53 PM

Israel to Remove Checkpoints for Muslim Holiday

As the Muslim Eid al-Adha approaches, Israel approves some relief measures for PA Arabs.Elad Benari, 11/3/2011, 11:16 PM

Syrian Brides Cross Israeli Border at Quneitra

Two Syrian brides crossed the border at Quneitra Thursday after a nine-year struggle to be able to immigrate to Israel and marry.Chana Ya'ar, 11/3/2011, 1:29 PM