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Erdogan calls on Muslims to 'protect Jerusalem'

Turkish President urges all Muslims to “defend the Palestinian cause” and protect the Al-Aqsa Mosque from "Israeli discrimination".Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 6:16 AM

New mayor of Rio says his city should be 'walled like Jerusalem'

Rio's new mayor told Jewish leaders that the Brazilian city should be 'walled like Jerusalem' to prevent drugs and weapons smuggling.JTA, 11/24/2016, 1:43 AM

The parsha and current events: The strong force

The only one who can appraise the greatness of the Creator is the Creator Himself.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 11/23/2016, 7:44 AM

Demotion for officer who fled fatal terror attack

Armed IDF officer turned tail during terror attack in Jerusalem that left two dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2016, 9:51 AM

Residents of Judea and Samaria feel most secure of all Israelis

CBS finds residents of Judea and Samaria feel the most secure of all Israelis. Residents of Jerusalem feel the least secure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2016, 6:17 PM

1,440 new housing units to be built in Jerusalem

Building committee announces 1,440 new housing units in Ramat Shlomo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2016, 2:24 PM

Leftists, LGBT activists target Jerusalem Chief Rabbi

Yerushalmim faction, LGBT activists plan protests outside offices of Rabbi Shlomo Amar, following his statements on gays, Reform Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2016, 10:53 AM

'Let Jewish owners get their land back'

Jerusalem City Councilman Arieh King says that Jerusalem municipality refuses to act to return land to Jewish owners.Eliran Aharon, 11/17/2016, 6:44 PM

Rabbi Gavriel Toledano passes away

Leading Sefardic sage and Rosh Yeshiva of Ohr Baruch passes away at age 79.David Rosenberg, 11/17/2016, 4:27 PM

No more delays in demolition of illegal Arab construction

After the court's ruling to destroy Amona, the Jerusalem Municipality will apply the same principles to illegal Arab construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 5:14 PM

'Stones that survived 2,000 years tell our story'

Housing Minister tours Jewish Quarter of Old City of Jerusalem, says archaeology proof of Jewish connection to city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 4:47 PM

Jordanian official: Israel can't tell mosques what to do

Jordanian official criticizes the “muezzin law”, says the "Israeli occupation" cannot force mosques in Jerusalem to stop the call to prayer.Elad Benari, 11/16/2016, 5:16 AM

Robert Kraft donates $6 million for sports campus in Jerusalem

The owner of the New England Patriots makes donation of $6 million for sports center to commemorate 50 years since Jerusalem reunification.JTA, 11/15/2016, 4:22 PM

Terror incidents in Jerusalem down 40%

Minister Erdan: the police have stopped the terror wave, thanks to their hard work and the strengthening of security in the city.Arutz Sheva Staff., 11/15/2016, 3:45 PM

PA: We'll 'make life miserable' for Trump if he moves embassy

PA's UN envoy says the PA will act at the UN if President-elect follows through on his promise to move the American Embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 11/13/2016, 6:20 AM

A diplomatic gift

The Foreign Ministry will distribute gifts to foreign visitor from the City of David in honor of Jerusalem's re-unification.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2016, 8:28 PM

Teenage haredi girl injured during anti-draft protests

Female passerby injured as police break up haredi protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 11/7/2016, 8:33 AM

Jerusalem Mayor: Thousands of Arabs live on Jewish property

Mayor Nir Barkat turned to the Attorney General to see if the decision to destroy Amona also affects Arabs living on Jewish property.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2016, 10:54 PM

'Waiting in traffic for hours surreal'

Jerusalem mayor and other officials to visit road notorious for having traffic so bad commuters are often stuck waiting for hours.Gary Willig, 11/3/2016, 6:46 PM

Caught in the act: Arab nabbed sexually assaulting school girl

Police capture Arab sexually assaulting religious Jewish girl in northern Jerusalem neighborhood.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2016, 6:33 PM

Barkat to receive honorary doctorate from Yeshiva University

Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat will receive an honorary degree from Yeshiva University during celebrations of jubilee for Jerusalem unification.Netanel Katz, 11/3/2016, 3:29 PM

State Department blasts new Jerusalem construction

State Department says U.S. is strongly opposed to "settlement activity" after Israel approves new homes in Jerusalem's Gilo neighborhood.Elad Benari, 11/3/2016, 1:04 AM

'No artificial barriers'

New light rail system will connect Jerusalem with Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2016, 9:29 PM

Gathering for united Jerusalem and support for Donald Trump

Hundreds gathered to express support for a united Jerusalem - and Donald Trump for U.S. President.Larry Domnitch, 11/1/2016, 1:14 AM

Ivanka: My father always supported my decision to convert

Daughter of GOP nominee says Judaism inspires her and serves to shape her 'moral compass'.JTA, 10/28/2016, 2:16 PM

Jerusalem to approve new construction

Jerusalem to approve construction of more than 180 housing units in Gilo, a plan which has so far been avoided due to American pressure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2016, 2:13 AM

Cornerstone of massive Jerusalem Entrance project laid

Cornerstone laid on a massive project to construct a new financial district in Jerusalem as UNESCO votes to deny Jewish connection to city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2016, 10:59 PM

Barkat unfazed by UNESCO decision

Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat unfazed by UNESCO decision over Temple Mount.Yoel Domb, 10/26/2016, 9:12 PM

Watch: Trump's message to Israel

Donald Trump reiterates his commitment to Israel at Jerusalem Forever rally today and says that US will stand with Israel against IranYoni Kempinski, 10/26/2016, 6:36 PM

New find is earliest known mention of Jerusalem outside of Bible

The Israeli Antiquities Authority revealed today a papyrus document that contains the earliest known extra-biblical reference to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2016, 2:53 PM

UNESCO to vote on yet another anti-Israel resolution

Vote expected on Wednesday on another resolution ignoring the Jewish connection to the Temple Mount.Nitsan Keidar, 10/23/2016, 2:50 AM

World parliamentarians: Jerusalem is Israel's capital

19 parliamentarians visiting Israel sign declaration against UNESCO’s resolution which ignores the Jewish connection to Jerusalem.Uzi Baruch, 10/21/2016, 3:14 AM

Jewish Congress members denounce UNESCO resolution

Group of Jewish American lawmakers strongly condemn UNESCO resolution denying the Jewish connection to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 10/20/2016, 5:45 AM

Trump and Pence to address Israelis

Republican party to hold major rally in Jerusalem, including video speeches from Donald Trump and Mike Pence.Ben Ariel, 10/19/2016, 11:33 PM

Rivlin: How can anyone doubt connection between us and Jerusalem

At open house President Rivlin questions how anybody could doubt the connection between the Jews and Jerusalem.Yoel Domb, 10/19/2016, 10:08 PM

Jewish worshipers flock to the Western Wall in Jerusalem

Thousands of Jewish worshipers from all over the world and Israel await Birkat HaCohanim, the Priestly Blessing, at the Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2016, 9:39 AM

Police arrest coach whose team honored Jerusalem terrorist

Israel Police arrest the coach of eastern Jerusalem soccer team which held a moment of silence for Ammunition Hill terrorist.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/16/2016, 9:36 PM

UNESCO official urges delay in vote on anti-Israel resolutions

Michael Worbs, who chairs UNESCO's executive board, calls for vote on resolutions denying Jewish connection to Jerusalem to be delayed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/14/2016, 11:20 PM

As Unesco ignores Jewish history, read the facts

The truth may not always win, but it is always right. Eli E. Hertz, 10/14/2016, 3:46 PM

U.S. lawmakers blast UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

Senator Ted Cruz and Congressman Jerrold Nadler condemn UNESCO resolution which denies Jewish connection to the Temple Mount and the Kotel.Ben Ariel, 10/14/2016, 6:43 AM

PA officials pleased with anti-Israel UNESCO resolution

PA officials welcome UNESCO resolution denying Jewish connection to Jerusalem, say it sends a message to Israel to "end the occupation".Elad Benari, 10/14/2016, 12:02 AM

An enemy is an enemy - whether in Gaza or Jerusalem

Former Lehi fighter says government needs to get tougher on terror, stop distinguishing between Arabs in Gaza and Arabs in East Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 10/13/2016, 10:55 PM

Israel turns to Vatican for help at UN

Israel asked the Vatican's representative to UNESCO to work to convince nations not to deny Jewish connection to JerusalemGary Willig, 10/13/2016, 4:33 PM

U.S. lawmakers urge UNESCO not to rewrite Jerusalem's history

Ros-Lehtinen and Cruz lead bipartisan effort urging UNESCO to reject resolution describing the Temple Mount as holy Muslim site.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/11/2016, 8:49 PM

Return of the suicide bomber?

Jerusalem Arab planned wave of attacks, including bus bombings and shootings against Jews in Israel's capital.David Rosenberg, 10/11/2016, 10:19 AM

Deputy Jerusalem Mayor: No more construction for Arabs

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, Meir Turgeman, says he will cancel construction plans in eastern Jerusalem following Sunday's terror attack.Chaim Lev, 10/10/2016, 11:37 PM

'I feel like I left half of myself in the cemetery'

President Rivlin visited the bereaved families of the two victims murdered in yesterday's terror attack in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 10/10/2016, 4:41 PM

Hamas's Mashaal praises Jerusalem terrorist

Hamas leader phones family of Ammunition Hill terrorist, praises him for "defending the Palestinian people".Elad Benari, 10/10/2016, 4:43 AM

Trump: We must work to defeat terror

Republican presidential nominee condemns Jerusalem terror attack, says it's a reminder of the perils facing Israelis.Elad Benari, 10/10/2016, 3:23 AM

Clinton condemns Jerusalem attack

Democratic presidential candidate sends prayers to the families of the victims of the shooting attack in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 10/10/2016, 3:15 AM

'It's time to change the way we deal with terrorism'

Meir Indor, head of the Almagor terrorist victims’ organization, says the government is being too lenient when it comes to terror.Yoni Kempinski, 10/10/2016, 2:14 AM

Police arrest Arabs who filmed terror attack

Police arrest Arabs who handed out candy and rejoiced in the Jerusalem attack in which two Israelis were murdered.Ido Ben Porat, 10/10/2016, 12:09 AM

Police: Terror attack could have been much worse

Quick response by security forces and self-sacrifice by slain officer Yosef Kirma helped avert a larger and more deadly attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2016, 6:06 PM

Watch: Terror attack kills two in Jerusalem

Terrorist fired shots from his white car seen in the video before being neutralized by policeArutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2016, 12:28 PM

Two murdered, six wounded in Jerusalem terror attack

Terrorist opens fire from passing car at the Ammunition Hill and Shimon Hatzadik light rail stations. Two people were murdered, six injured.Uzi Baruch, 10/9/2016, 10:19 AM

Father of murdered rabbi: Israel not intimidated

Memorial plaque dedicated to memory of terror victims Rabbi Nechemia Levy and Aaron Bennet.Gary Willig, 10/6/2016, 8:35 PM

Terror victim shows signs of improvement after vicious stabbing

Female police officer seriously wounded in stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem begins breathing unassisted, communicates with staff.Hezki Baruch, 10/6/2016, 6:25 PM