Petition: Make the Cave of the Patriarchs wheelchair-accessible

Over 100 Likud movement members sign petition demanding PM Netanyahu make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible to the elderly and disabled.Orly Harari, 8/8/2018, 9:31 AM

PA official: 'Settlers' carved Ten Commandments in Hevron

Senior PA official accuses Israel of violating the rights of Muslim worshipers in the Cave of the Patriarchs.Dalit Halevi, 7/11/2018, 4:36 AM

Arab MK: Accessibility isn't important in Hevron

Hanin Zoabi refuses to aid handicapped Israelis, Palestinian Authority Arabs who want to visit the Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 2:55 PM

Explosives found near checkpoint in Hevron

Border Police officers discover two explosive devices near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Uzi Baruch, 6/22/2018, 2:36 PM

Explosive thrown at Border Police post in Hevron

Terrorist throws explosive device near Cave of the Patriarchs before fleeing the scene. The incident ended without injuries.Elad Benari, 6/19/2018, 11:43 PM

Thousands riot in south, tens of thousands allowed in Jerusalem

Israel allows PA Arabs to pray on Temple Mount, at Cave of the Patriarchs. Meanwhile, Gaza rioters burn tires near border fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2018, 3:13 PM

US Senate candidate visits Machpela Cave, Hevron

Chele Farley speaks with Young Israel New York Chairman Dr. Joe Frager about eye-opening tour that included tunnels and training camps.Eliran Aharon, 5/14/2018, 6:32 PM

And they shall contemplate the kindnesses of Hashem

Independence Day is just over, but our appreciation of the blessings we have merited is ongoing.Rabbi Ariel Levi, 4/22/2018, 8:27 AM

PA plans to renovate the Cave of the Patriarchs

Head of PA government visits Hevron, announces $17 million development project.Dalit Halevi, 2/27/2018, 5:42 AM

Fatah official to Border Police officer: Go to hell

Watch: Senior Fatah official Jibril Rajoub confronts Border Police officers at the Cave of the Patriarchs.Elad Benari, 2/15/2018, 4:44 AM

Palestinian man faints, Israeli Border Police come to his aid

Border Police paramedic administers first aid to Palestinian Authority Arab who lost consciousness near Hevron's Cave of the Patriarchs.Uzi Baruch, 2/9/2018, 2:01 PM

Border Police foil terror attack in Hevron

Border Police discover large kitchen knife hidden in the sock of an Arab entering the Cave of the Patriarchs.Kobi Finkler, 2/9/2018, 1:33 PM

Arab woman caught with two knives in Hevron

Palestinian Arab woman armed with two knives caught near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/19/2018, 9:22 PM

Cave of the Patriarchs floods with rainwater

When it rains in Hevron, the Cave of the Patriarchs is flooded. The Muslim Waqf, backed by the Supreme Court refuses to roof the building.Hezki Baruch, 1/7/2018, 12:12 AM

PA outraged over lamp in the Cave of the Patriarchs

PA claims that Israel acted against Islam in Jerusalem and Hevron.Dalit Halevi, 1/4/2018, 1:09 AM

PA: Israel preventing muezzin call in Cave of the Patriarchs

PA religious affairs official claims Israel is preventing Palestinians from sounding call for prayer at the Cave of the Patriarchs.Dalit Halevi, 1/2/2018, 5:43 AM

Police, security forces prepare for 'Chayei Sarah' in Hevron

10,000s of visitors expected in Hevron on Shabbat of weekly reading of Torah portion of Abraham's purchase of Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2017, 8:57 PM

Border Police officers save Arab man

Border Police officers in Hevron's Cave of the Patriarchs administer medical aid to a Palestinian Arab who lost consciousness.Hevron, 9/30/2017, 8:37 PM

Stabbing attack thwarted near Cave of the Patriarchs

Arab approaches Border Police outside Cave of Patriarchs with a knife, is apprehended without injury.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2017, 6:45 PM

Brave Muslim woman bashes UNESCO's anti-Israel resolution

Despite threats on her life, Israeli-Arab Sarah Zoabi slams UNESCO for creating rifts, denying Jews' rights to Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 12:38 PM

Hotovely to Arab MKs: You are thieves of history

Deputy Foreign Minister says Arab MKs, UNESCO should read the Bible and the [empty] book of Palestinian history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 10:35 AM

Goebbels is alive and well in UNESCO

UNESCO can do its worst, but Israel and its holy cities, Jerusalem and Hevron, are forever. Giulio Meotti, 7/11/2017, 3:56 PM

'Hold cabinet meeting at Tomb of Patriarchs'

Yesha Council and Amana issue invitation following UNESCO designation of Hevron's Old City as 'endangered PA heritage site'Hezki Baruch, 7/10/2017, 7:45 PM

Jewish property owners blocked from entering homes

Jews buy Hevron properties - but can't move in because their attempt to register as owners was blocked by authorities.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 7/10/2017, 10:24 AM

Who hates ya, baby? Anti-Semitism lives, and its address is the UN

U.N. rules burial site of biblical Jewish patriarchs belongs to Palestinians. Jeff Dunetz, 7/8/2017, 10:50 PM

'UNESCO isn't the problem, the government is'

Prominent nationalist activist says the government isn't doing enough for Hevron and the Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/7/2017, 9:55 PM

Israel punishes the UN

Following UNESCO resolution on Hevron, Netanyahu cuts an additional $1 million from the membership funds that Israel pays to the UN.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/7/2017, 8:10 PM

Hotovely: A mark of shame for UNESCO

Deputy FM Hotovely says newest UNESCO resolution is a 'mark of shame,' slams Arabs for trying to appropriate Jewish symbols.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 2:12 PM

Defense Minister: UNESCO is politically biased and anti-Semitic

Defense Minister Liberman says UNESCO's decision is irrelevant, calls on US to pull funding to UNESCO.Chana Roberts, 7/7/2017, 1:48 PM

Another PA deception at UNSECO thwarted

UNESCO resolution of Hevron brings report critical of PA position, but only mentions one line critical of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2017, 8:00 PM

UNESCO to award heritage site to convicted mass murderer

Hevron terrorist-mayor tells how he tried to kill Israelis, planned attack for 8 months. Will he manage one of Israel's holiest sites?Chana Roberts, 7/5/2017, 3:39 PM

US to UNESCO: the PA lies

US Ambassador to the UN warns against adoption of PA resolution on Cave of the Patriarchs which would deny Jewish connection to holy site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/3/2017, 10:46 PM

'The Palestinians are rewriting history'

MK Sharren Haskel visits Hevron, urges UNESCO to reject resolution declaring Cave of the Patriarchs a Palestinian heritage site.Hezki Baruch, 7/3/2017, 4:38 AM

'A shame: This never would have happened in America'

Leader of New York Bukharan Jewish community visits Cave of the Patriarchs, site where Elor Azariya shot terrorist.Eliran Aharon, 6/27/2017, 9:34 PM

Stabbing attack foiled near Hevron

Terrorist surprised by Border Police officers near Cave of the Patriarchs, dropping the knife with which she intended to carry out attack.Ido Ben Porat, 6/12/2017, 11:25 PM

Knife-wielding terrorist arrested in Hevron

Female Arab terrorist with knife arrested near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/30/2017, 7:04 PM

Stabbing attack foiled in Hevron

Border Police officers arrest suspicious Arab at Cave of the Patriarchs, find knife on his body.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/31/2017, 8:17 PM

Why is the Cave of Mahpela not accessible to the disabled?

New inspection structure is liable to pose considerable difficulties for Jews entering the Cave.Mordechai Sones, 3/28/2017, 10:47 PM

Habima actors stop at Cave of the Patriarchs

Habima actors make second appearance in Kiryat Arba-Hevron, set date for next play.Shimon Cohen, 3/22/2017, 8:10 AM

'No one can cut us off from our heritage'

Shas Secretary-General tours Hevron, promises to work for Jewish community there and to ensure the continuation of Jewish heritage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2017, 8:59 PM

Insights on the parsha: Chayei Sara

Life cycles, yichus and the second son.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 11/23/2016, 7:40 AM

Attempted terror attack in Hevron

Terrorist had planned stabbing attack against IDF soldiers in Hevron to avenge death of relative killed during stabbing attack.Orly Harari, 8/27/2016, 8:10 PM

'We vow to beautify the Cave of the Patriarchs'

Arabs steal mezuzah from Cave of the Patriarchs, but the Jewish community in Hevron says it will replace it with a more beautiful one.Eliran Aharon, 6/27/2016, 3:16 AM

Watch: Hevron's Machpela packed for inspiring Pesach prayers

Jewish pride in the city of the forefathers: Hundreds of Jews from across Israel pack Cave of Patriarchs for special musical prayer service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2016, 9:59 AM

Stabbing thwarted in Hevron, none injured

Security forces apprehend female terrorist with a knife at Cave of the Patriarchs.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2015, 10:32 AM

Stabbing at Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron; 1 injured

Terrorist stabbed man visiting Jewish holy site; security forces eliminated him at the scene.Tova Dvorin, 12/7/2015, 4:14 PM

Three Palestinians arrested on security charges today

Man shot while trying to break through checkpoint. Two others caught with knives.Uzi Baruch, 11/21/2015, 8:39 PM

Why travel 6,000 miles to Hevron? 'Now is the time to come'

Thousands defied Arab terror to visit the Cave of the Patriarchs for Shabbat Chayei Sara; one American pilgrim explains why he's not afraid.Eliran Aharon, 11/9/2015, 2:19 PM

Egyptian and PA Rabble-Rousing Reports Provoke Trouble

Who needs to incite when you can simply provoke? Egyptian, PA agencies term Defense Minister's visit in Hevron as a "break-in."Hillel Fendel, 8/14/2015, 1:13 AM

Commotion Over Ya'alon Visit to Cave of the Patriarchs

Right-wing activist Baruch Marzel forcibly removed from the site after he shouted at, physically approached Defense Minister.Ornit Etzer, 8/11/2015, 10:32 AM

Watch: Clashes in Hevron as Muslims Disrupt Jewish Prayers

Jewish youths, police clash after muezzin repeatedly disrupts Jewish prayers, triggering angry response.Ari Soffer, 7/26/2015, 4:35 PM

Jibril Rajoub Tries to 'Pray' at Jewish Site, Gets Chased Away

Worshippers at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron chased away an unwanted guest – Jibril Rajoub, a top Palestinian Authority terrorist.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 1:12 AM

PA Slams 'Judaization' of 'Islamic' Hevron

The Cave of the Patriarchs is a 'pure Islamic site,' the PA's 'religious affairs minister' claims Sunday.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 3/15/2015, 8:50 AM

Hamas Terrorist Threatens Chabad Emissary in Hevron

Chabad Emissary Rabbi Yitzhak Naimark says Hamas-identified Arab from Hevron threatening him for work with IDF soldiers in the area.Haim Lev, 3/1/2015, 12:55 PM

Hevron Jews to PM: Don't Be Afraid to Visit Cave

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu should not hesitate to visit the Machpelah Cave, despite threats, said members of the Hevron community.Moshe Cohen, 2/15/2015, 5:55 PM

Arab with Knife Arrested Near the Cave of the Patriarchs

Border Police officers arrest a 40-year-old Arab from Hevron after finding a large knife in his possession.Yishai Karov and Ben Ariel, 1/1/2015, 12:12 AM

Knife Wielding Arab Caught Near Hevron

Border Police officers arrest suspicious Arab near the Cave of the Patriarchs, find a knife in his possession.Uzi Baruch, 11/13/2014, 12:42 AM