History of Jerusalem - presented on the walls of the Old City

Multimedia show on Old City's walls shows Jerusalem's history, celebrates 50 years since city's liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2017, 9:26 AM

Preparing for Trump - by advancing Israeli sovereignty

'Ribonut' hangs signs welcoming President Trump, reminding him that 75% of Israelis support applying sovereignty to Judea and Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 5/22/2017, 8:59 AM

'We never had this kind of freedom before in Jerusalem'

OU Israel's Rabbi Avi Berman talks about the importance of Jerusalem Day and the special event planned for English speakers.Yoni Kempinski, 5/19/2017, 1:10 PM

Jerusalem Day: Expect a 'spectacular' opening event

Culture Minister heralds opening event celebrating 50 years since Jerusalem's liberation 'the likes of which have never been seen.'Orly Harari, 5/9/2017, 1:39 PM

Congress salutes Jerusalem - Live

At 12 pm (EDT) - the congressional conference in honor of Jerusalem. Watch here live.Chana Roberts, 4/23/2017, 3:03 PM

Jerusalem hangs record number of Israeli flags

Celebrating 50 years of a united Jerusalem, municipality hang over 10,000 flags in preparation for Jerusalem Day.Orly Harari, 4/11/2017, 9:21 PM

Nearly 100,000 affirm the Jerusalem Covenant

NGO presents MK Glick with signatures of the Covenant affirming Jerusalem is the eternal Biblical capital of the Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2016, 7:45 PM

Meretz condemns liberation of Jerusalem, blasts Jerusalem Day

Far-left party calls for end to 'occupation' of Jerusalem, condemns Jerusalem Day while wishing Muslims 'Happy Ramadan.'David Rosenberg, 6/6/2016, 5:51 PM

The Jewish Word's June 'Jerusalem' issue

The Jewish Word magazine has published a special issue on Jerusalem in honor of Jerusalem Day. Read it here on Arutz Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2016, 2:33 PM

Rabbi falsely detained by Temple Mount police, judge rules

Judge orders immediate release of rabbi after video from the incident directly contradicts police claims - shows officer hit him.Ari Soffer, 6/6/2016, 11:03 AM

Likud blasts Bennett over criticism of Netanyahu

Officials in the Likud outraged after Bennett criticizes Netanyahu for supporting a Palestinian state.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2016, 3:14 AM

Open letter on Jerusalem Day to overseas students in Israel

You Jewish teenagers and young adults made Jewish history this year, showing determination and staying power to stand with Israel.Baruch Gordon, 6/6/2016, 12:44 AM

Netanyahu: No one will remove us from our land

Netanyahu speaks at the Mercaz Harav Yeshiva in Jerusalem, vows to keep Jerusalem united and build in the city.Hezki Baruch, 6/6/2016, 12:12 AM

Moving: Haredi battalion 'reconquers' Jerusalem

In honor of 49 years since Old City's liberation, 300 warriors march the streets of Jerusalem in a first for the festive day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2016, 10:48 PM

Police chief: Only some criticisms of police are accurate

Police Commissioner Roni Alsheich defends police conduct during Jerusalem Day, acknowledges there is valid criticism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2016, 10:43 PM

Bennett: 'Land of Israel is ours, even after elections'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett gives Jerusalem Day speech, emphasizes need to insist on our rights to our land.Hezki Baruch, 6/5/2016, 9:51 PM

Netanyahu promises not to redivide Jerusalem

In Jerusalem Day ceremony PM vows 'never to return to reality of a torn city' and urges peace talks - even as Abbas demands division.Ari Yashar, 6/5/2016, 9:28 PM

Police 'illegally' distance activists from Jerusalem

Police try to keep activists who opposed missionaries out of Old City on Jerusalem Day, showing 'cops need civil rights courses.'Shomo Pyotrkovsky, 6/5/2016, 8:37 PM

Watch: Moving song tribute to Jerusalem Day

Powerful video celebrates Jerusalem Day with incredible shots of the capital city.Matt Wanderman, 6/5/2016, 6:35 PM

Tens of thousands take part in Jerusalem flag march

A full 1,200 police officers deployed to secure traditional rikudegalim march, leading from city center to the Kotel.Eliran Aharon, 6/5/2016, 5:53 PM

'Say yes to the miracle of the Six Day War'

Netanyahu's brother-in-law Dr. Ben-Artzi says his new book shows that in 1967 'we witnessed miracles no less than those in the Bible.'Yoni Kempinski, 6/5/2016, 5:38 PM

Abbas demands Jerusalem on 'Naksa Day'

On Jerusalem Day - or 'setback day' - PA head says Palestinians will accept 'nothing less' than a reset to 1967 borders.Ari Yashar, 6/5/2016, 5:12 PM

Watch: Jerusalem's history captured in pictures

(Hebrew) Armenian orphan who arrived in Jerusalem at the start of the 20th century captured the city's in incredible detail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2016, 4:21 PM

'Sad situation on Temple Mount 49 years after liberation'

Rabbi arrested for asking Arab officer who pushed Jews to identify himself; youth who said 'amen' to well-wishes for Jewish people arrested.Ari Yashar, 6/5/2016, 3:31 PM

US urges citizens to 'exercise caution' in Jerusalem

United States Consulate warns of possibility of 'clashes' between Jews and Arabs on Jerusalem Day.JTA, 6/5/2016, 3:25 PM

'Supreme Court rules Ramadan more important than Jerusalem Day'

Court shoots down leftist NGO petition to ban Flag March, but change in schedule to accommodate Ramadan angers right-wing group.Hezki Baruch, 6/5/2016, 3:21 PM

Left-wing extremists 'planning to disrupt Jerusalem Day march'

High Court rejects leftist petition to cancel Rikudgalim; Jerusalem Police Chief says will ensure no clashes between Jews, Muslims.Hezki Baruch, 6/5/2016, 11:56 AM

Jerusalem celebrates 49 years of liberation

Students at the Merkaz Harav Yeshiva dance and sing in honor of holiday.Hezki Baruch, 6/4/2016, 11:25 PM

Jerusalem Day or "Occupation Day?"

What legitimately belongs to the State of Israel and the Jewish people? Dr. Moshe Dann, 6/4/2016, 8:50 PM

Mayor Barkat: Government 'forced a building freeze on Jerusalem'

Jerusalem Mayor marks Jerusalem Day by praising residents for 'coping' with terror wave, accuses govt. of Jewish construction freeze.Hezki Baruch, 6/3/2016, 1:35 PM

Palestinians to flood Temple Mount on Jerusalem Day

Jerusalem 'investigator' tells Hamas paper that Palestinian orgs are planning for massive turnout, estimates clashes with Jews.Dalit Halevy, 6/3/2016, 8:40 AM

Watch: Bennett leads nighttime march through Jerusalem

Arutz Sheva joins Education Minister as he leads hike in the footsteps of the fighters who united Jerusalem in 1967.Eliran Aharon, 6/3/2016, 1:15 AM

Netanyahu announces 'Jerusalem Jubilee' plan

PM welcomes three new ministers into government, lays out plan for massive investment in the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2016, 2:45 PM

Far-left petitions Supreme Court over Jerusalem Day march

Ir Amim organization appeals decision to permit annual Jerusalem Day march through Old City's Damascus Gate.Orli Harari, 6/2/2016, 12:27 PM

Meretz head attacks Netanyahu for praising coexistence

PM calls to preserve coexistence in capital; Galon slams him for abandoning security and demands dividing the capital as the 'solution.'Ari Yashar, 6/1/2016, 2:52 PM

Rikudegalim march to pass through Muslim Quarter again

Despite year of terror attacks, leftist push to cancel Muslim Quarter route, annual Jerusalem Day march to keep to tradition.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/31/2016, 9:56 PM

Jerusalem now home to 10% of Israelis

The largest city in Israel, 870,000 residents recorded in Jerusalem as of 2015 Jerusalem Day statistics reveal.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2016, 4:41 PM

'Jerusalem is being divided de facto'

Jerusalem city councilmen call on police not to block Jerusalem Day 'rikudgalim' event from parts of Old City.Ido Ben Porat, 5/16/2016, 9:57 PM

Academics, journalists to trash Jerusalem's 50th celebrations

With the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem's liberation/unification next month, a left-wing group plans to highlight the "occupation."Hillel Fendel, 4/21/2016, 12:14 AM

Watch: Jews Wait 3 Hours to Enter Temple Mount on Jerusalem Day

Video taken on Jerusalem Day shows tourists waiting five minutes to enter the Temple Mount, while Jews wait three hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2015, 1:15 AM

Netanyahu: Those Who Want Divided Jerusalem 'Don't Live Here'

Netanyahu vows to keep Jerusalem united in special Cabinet meeting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2015, 2:03 PM

PA, Hamas Blast Netanyahu Over Comments on United Jerusalem

Palestinian Authority and Hamas condemn Israeli Prime Minister for saying Jerusalem will never be divided again.Elad Benari, 5/19/2015, 6:14 AM

Netanyahu, Herzog Spar Over Keeping Jerusalem United

PM vows never to divide Jerusalem, defends Israel's right to build in its capital; Herzog accuses him of paying 'lip service.'Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2015, 8:37 PM

Worrisome Jerusalem Day Poll Has Activists Rolling Up Sleeves

25% of Religious-Zionist public would agree to hand over parts of Jerusalem for peace treaty. KeepJerusalem head: 'Time to wake up.'Hillel Fendel, 5/18/2015, 10:49 AM

Sa'ar to Netanyahu: Don't Talk About Building, Build

Former Likud minister calls on PM Netanyahu to build throughout the city of Jerusalem instead of just talking about it.Yoni Kempinski and Ben Ariel, 5/18/2015, 5:46 AM

Minister Ariel: Jerusalem Will be Rebuilt, Not Divided

Agriculture Minister promises to continue the path of the late Rabbi Moshe Levinger and build all over the land of Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 5/18/2015, 4:42 AM

Netanyahu Pledges: Jerusalem Will Never be Divided Again

At Mercaz Harav Yeshiva, Netanyahu promises that Jerusalem will never be divided again so long as he is Prime Minister.Yoni Kempinski, 5/18/2015, 12:12 AM

Arab Rioters Attack Jerusalem March; Policemen Injured

Two policemen suffer light injuries from rocks, bottles hurled by dozens of Arabs who rioted at Damascus Gate.Gil Ronen, 5/17/2015, 5:59 PM

It's Official: Jerusalemites Have More Fun

Central Statistics Bureau: 88% of Jerusalem residents are pleased with their lives, compared with 85% nationwide.Yishai Karov, Gil Ronen, 5/17/2015, 5:08 PM

Shaked Promises to Restore Checks and Balances

Incoming Justice Minister aims to conserve the status of the Supreme Court - as long as it does not detract from other branches.Tova Dvorin, 5/17/2015, 2:14 PM

Plenty to Celebrate on Jerusalem Day

Jerusalem Day celebrates the liberation of the eternal Jewish capital after two millennia under occupation - but there's much more to it.Hillel Fendel, 5/17/2015, 2:03 PM

Watch: Hundreds Pray at Western Wall on Jerusalem Day

Major rabbis and popular Israeli singer hold special prayer session honoring Israel's sovereignty over the capital.Yishai Karov, 5/17/2015, 11:48 AM

Take Our Jerusalem Day Quiz - And Win a Tablet!

Send in your answers and you'll be entered into our prize draw.Arutz Sheva, 5/17/2015, 11:26 AM

MK Hazan: We Should Not Fear Living in Israel

Leading Jerusalem Day tour, MK Hazan stresses importance of building in Jerusalem, being able to walk through all parts of Israel.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 5/17/2015, 11:14 AM

Poll: 92% of Israeli Jews Say Jerusalem is Eternal Capital

Survey also finds support for mandating incorporating Jerusalem Day studies as part of the national school curriculum.Tova Dvorin, 5/17/2015, 10:39 AM

Leftists Call to Cancel Jerusalem Day

Extreme leftist group claims day celebrating Israeli sovereignty is an 'ugly stain,' spreads 'lies' in latest attack on national tradition.Shimon Cohen, 5/17/2015, 9:14 AM

The Significance of Jerusalem Day, Iyar 28

Hashem swore that His Divine Presence, the Shkhina, would not enter celestial Jerusalem above until the Jewish people enters terrestrial Jerusalem below (Zohar 3:15b).Rabbi Yehuda HaKohen, 5/15/2015, 4:48 PM