Jerusalem Mayor Barkat to Fire Ramadan Cannon150,000-200,000 Muslims to visit Temple Mount each Friday in potential threat; mayor festive with unprecedented expensive preparations.
Defying Terrorism by Building a New Generation of Zionist YouthJerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat says new Ezra movement chapter dedicated to Eyal Yifrah is the best way to honor murdered teens.
Jerusalem Mayor Livid at J'lem Affairs Appointment'Jerusalem is not a consolation prize,' mayor Nir Barkat fires.
Netanyahu: Those Who Want Divided Jerusalem 'Don't Live Here'Netanyahu vows to keep Jerusalem united in special Cabinet meeting.
'We Didn't Return to this Land to be Murdered'At funeral Rabbi Sherki eulogizes his son, murdered by Arab driver, and is joined by chief rabbis of Jerusalem and mayor.
Why Was Chametz Sold at the Main Jerusalem Gates on Pesach?Councilman King explains how his attempt to block Arab vendors from offending Jewish sensibilities was shot down by Mayor Barkat.
Barkat Creates a 'New Arab Neighborhood' in JerusalemCouncilman King reports plan for 10,000 Arab housing units passes, as Barkat hikes building permits 50% in 2 years; Arab majority by 2030?
Barkat 'Puts Another Nail in Jerusalem's Coffin'Councilman King warns plan up for debate to whitewash 3,000 illegal Arab housing units, build 7,000 new Arab units threatening city balance.
'Choose Life Every Day' - Synagogue Dedicated for Fallen SoldierBarkat joins Ethiopian Jews commemorating Moshe Malko in new Jerusalem synagogue; 'finding happiness in small things.'
Jerusalem Stabber Indicted for Attempted MurderUnnamed Arab minor who stabbed haredi man in the capital before being neutralized by Mayor Barkat, indicted Sunday for terrorist crimes.
Jerusalem Stabber: 'I Hate Religious Jews'Arab terrorist who was tackled by Mayor Barkat admits to throwing firebombs and rocks at security forces.
Terror Attack Proves Israel Needs an 'Iron Hand'Politicians weigh in on morning's terror attack in Jerusalem, call for change of status and death penalty against terrorists.
Arsonists Torch Jerusalem Church in Alleged 'Price-Tag' AttackAnnex of a Greek Orthodox Seminary just outside Old City of Jerusalem set on fire late Wednesday, in what is believed a 'price-tag' attack.
Terror Victim Fought Off Terrorist With Tefillin BagVictim of Sunday stabbing attack, recounts his terrifying ordeal - and the surreal moment he recognized his savior as Jerusalem's mayor.
'God Was Watching Over Me'Avraham Goldschmidt, who was stabbed in Jerusalem, says he had just returned from prayer, 'and this is probably what helped.'
Jerusalem Rabbi: Why Were Snow Plows Operated on Shabbat?Jerusalem Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern on Sunday expressed his “extreme disappointment” over the operation of snow plows on Shabbat.
Barkat Makes Area 'Strategic to Jerusalem's Future' a LandfillCouncilman King slams Barkat for reneging on campaign promise, getting approval to turn area key to capital's growth into a garbage dump.
Barkat: Jerusalem Understands Paris' PainDuring a phone call Thursday with Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat expresses condolences and support.
Barkat: We've Learned the Lessons of Last Year's SnowstormAs snowstorm looms, Jerusalem Mayor says this time the city is prepared; entrances/ exits will be closed as soon as snow piles up.
Bibi to Make Barkat Jerusalem Minister for 'Peace Now Policy'Agreement reportedly reached giving Barkat Jerusalem Affairs Minister; Councilman King promises coalition coup and explains why.
New 'Jerusalem Unity Prize' in Memory of Slain TeensPrizes of up to 100,000 shekels o be awarded for initiatives promoting unity within the Jewish community.
Jerusalem Municipality Hands Out Free Christmas TreesJewish capital? Councilman King notes 'no free hanukkiyot,' and wishes rabbis who supported Mayor Barkat 'merry Christmas.'
Jerusalem to Invest Millions in Har HomaDevelopment project to rehabilitate Har Homa neighborhood to be implemented within weeks, include parks, roads, green spaces.
Arson on Jerusalem Kindergarten in Apparent 'Price Tag' AttackBilingual kindergarten set alight, emblazoned with anti-Arab graffiti; attack evokes strong condemnations from leftists, Ministers, MKs.
Barkat Admits 'Personal Security Eroded in Jerusalem''We've gone through worse,' says Barkat of terror wave, commits to discriminatory 'status quo' on Temple Mount forbidding Jewish prayer.
Erdan Looks to Expel Jerusalem Arabs Involved in ViolenceInterior Minister says he is examining the possibility of revoking residency permits of those involved in terrorism, incitement.
Jerusalem Mayor: We Will Not Surrender to TerrorNir Barkat promises to do 'everything in our power' to return security, vows to 'stand strong and defend our city' after massacre.
Jerusalem Mayor Cancels Visit to London Due to Ongoing ViolenceJerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat cancelled a previously scheduled visit to London, in light of tense atmosphere in capital city.
Jerusalem Mayor: PA Trying to Create Havoc in JerusalemJerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat tells Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority incitement to blame for ongoing deadly violence.
Aharonovich at Attack Scene Warns: 'It's Not the Last'Interior Security minister says security can't be achieved by given time limit, Bennett: 'Abbas drove the death car in Jerusalem.'
Push to Reroute Jerusalem Light Rail Due to ViolenceFormer mayoral candidate furious after proposal to reroute rail stricken from agenda, says 90K people should have access to transport.
Jerusalem Launches Surveillance Balloons to Fight TerrorMunicipality responds to 'silent intifada' from the air, with new unit to locate riots and attacks which have exploded recently.
Islamists Angry Over Jerusalem Mayor's Temple Mount VisitIslamic Waqf says Nir Barkat 'didn't coordinate' his visit with them, as radical groups condemning him for 'storming' the site.
Mayor Barkat Tours Temple MountJerusalem mayor gets an up close look at the police's preparations for Muslim rioting. Muslim women accompany him with frenzied shouting.
Barkat: Enough is Enough, Violence Must End NowJerusalem Mayor calls for the restoration of quiet in Jerusalem, says Israel must act decisively, deploy more police to Arab areas.
Jerusalem Councilman: The Terrorists Are Roaming FreeJerusalem Councilman and former mayoral candidate Moshe Lion calls for the restoration of law and order following terrorist attack.
'Two Eternal Nations' Meet at Jerusalem's Japanese Culture WeekThough separated by thousands of miles, Japan and Israel are closer than you might think; Mayor Barkat lauds ties at fascinating event.
Watch: Light Rail Guards Get Tough on SuspectsCeaseless loud wailing did not help two Arab suspects who attacked Light Rail security guards.
Jerusalem Mayor Kisses Gerrer Hassid by MistakeNir Barkat was not aware that the Gerrer (Gur) hassidic sect forbids men from kissing each other. He asked: 'What are they, Muslims?'
Netanyahu Furious over Jerusalem Anarchy, Demands CrackdownJerusalem Mayor wants police to go on offensive, says prime minister 'banged angrily on the table' during security meeting over Arab riots.
Frustration Simmers at Policy 'Supporting Terror' in JerusalemAyelet Shaked fires at Israel police for 'giving terrorists a boost' by closing Temple Mount to Jews.
Barkat: Formula One an Appropriate Answer to Int'l CriticismJerusalem Mayor: Second annual Formula One is especially important now that Israel is facing criticism over construction in its capital.
Jerusalem Celebrates Japanese CultureMunicipality to hold week-long events celebrating Japanese cuisine, martial arts, music and movies as two nations strengthen ties.
Formula One Race Set to Excite, Clog JerusalemMunicipality urges residents to use the Light Rail for transport Monday and Tuesday, as many roads will be closed.
Barkat Tells Netanyahu Jerusalem's 'Silent Intifada' Must EndIn letter to PM, Jerusalem mayor charges interior security minister with abandoning security in the capital.
Police Hushing Up Light Rail TerrorJerusalem Police tell Light Rail operator not to inform the public of rock attacks on its lines, unless it receives police approval.
Annual 'National Unity' Prize in Memory of the Three TeensJerusalem Mayor and the parents of the murdered youths announce a new generous annual prize highlighting efforts for national unity.
Netanyahu and Barkat's 'Jerusalem Disengagement' - by 2030?Councilman Arieh King exposes 'de facto division' of the capital, with all the figures behind his prediction of an Arab majority by 2030.
Jerusalem Mayor: Don't Talk So Much about TerrorismNir Barkat wants media discussion of daily terror attacks against Jews in the capital to stop, says it hurts business and cultural life.
Barkat Promises 'Zero Tolerance' on Arab RiotingJerusalem's Mayor pledges to combat rioting as violence continues to rise - but critics say local authorities not doing enough.
Jerusalem Mayor Barkat's Arab Building Spree ExposedCouncilman Aryeh King says Barkat giving green light to legal and illegal Arab building, Church control over King David's Tomb.
Call to Cut Jerusalem Arab Housing Plan that 'Rewards Criminals'Former mayoral candidate Moshe Leon demands re-debate on plan threatening demographic balance and giving 'prize' to illegal Arab building.
New Sports Stadium in Jerusalem Expected to Boost Tourism480 million shekel spent on Hapayis Hall; Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat says city is 'back to leading Israel as the center of culture.'
Jerusalem Councilman Dismissed After Opposing Arab Building'Leftist' Mayor Barkat dismisses Aryeh King for petitioning housing plans he charges threaten balance of capital.
Jerusalem Embraces Immigrants at 'The Event'Mayor Nir Barkat and organizer sit down with Arutz Sheva to discuss massive event for English and French speaking olim.
Jerusalem Mayor 'Too Quick to Label Arab Boy's Death as Revenge'Ex-police official says teen's murder likely inside job, condemns 'irresponsible' reaction of officials blaming Jews.
Jerusalem of Gold - The Holy City Decks Out in LightWatch the Old City transformed into sparkling interactive light displays, as annual Festival of Light opens.