Muezzin call disrupts US Ambassador's embassy speech

During meeting with Evangelical leaders over embassy move, Ambassador Friedman's speech disrupted by muezzin call blasting at full volume.Orli Harari, 5/15/2018, 2:06 PM

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

Decibel wars: Drums vs mosque muezzin

Residents of Jewish town beat drums outside Arab village which blasts muezzin calls at unbearable levels.Shimon Cohen, 10/15/2017, 8:34 PM

Mosque's muezzin aided Temple Mount terrorists

Arab Israeli from Umm Al- Fahm suspected of helping the terrorists who committed July 14 attack. Planning took place in northern mosque.Uzi Baruch, 8/24/2017, 11:46 AM

Mevasseret Zion residents fed up with muezzin

Residents of J'lem suburb claim that, since Temple Mount crisis, nearby mosques have increased the volume of their muezzin calls.Benny Tocker, 8/2/2017, 5:33 PM

Muezzin noise level raised to unbearable: 'Police do nothing'

Sleepless month of Ramadan: 'You can sit at home, turn on air conditioner, close windows and shutters, and the noise will still come in.'Mordechai Sones, 6/26/2017, 6:37 PM

Arab mayor orders to raise the volume of the muezzin

Baqa al-Gharbiyye mayor orders local mosques to raise the volume of the muezzin call as act of protest against "Muezzin Law".Dalit Halevi, 3/10/2017, 4:38 AM

Muezzin Law amended to affect only nighttime calls to prayer

Muezzin Law to prevent disturbing of the peace by loudspeakers of religious institutions revived after changes allow for pre-Shabbat siren.Gary Willig, 2/2/2017, 6:56 PM

MK Yogev: Many Arabs are thanking me for the 'muezzin law'

MK Motti Yogev unfazed by delay in vote on "muezzin law", believes haredim will ultimately understand the bill won't hurt Shabbat sirens.Hezki Baruch, 11/17/2016, 2:43 AM

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

Minister Litzman appeals 'muezzin law'

Preliminary vote on law banning loudspeakers in places of worship put on hold after Health Minister Yaakov Litzman appeals.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2016, 3:41 AM

MK Tibi calls on Arabs to disobey 'muezzin law'

MK Ahmed Tibi of the Arab Joint List calls on Arabs to disobey 'muezzin law' preventing loud amplifying systems in mosques.Ido Ben Porat, 11/15/2016, 3:26 PM

Watch: Arab MK impersonates muezzin in Knesset

MK Taleb Abu Arar found a unique way to protest "muezzin law" which will proscribe using PA systems for religious ceremonies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 10:59 PM

Netanyahu: We are aware of Amona's plight

PM says state continuing to seek to help Amona residents after High Court refuses to delay destruction of town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 5:18 PM

Palestinian Authority threatens Israel over Muezzin Law

Palestinian Authority furious over proposed law, threatens Israel with 'disaster' if law passes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 10:25 AM

'Israel is an Arab, Islamic, Palestinian country'

Arab MK blasts bill to ban mosque loudspeakers, says people who don't like mosque noise should 'go back to where they came from'.Dalit Halevy, 11/14/2016, 7:36 AM

Ministers approve 'muezzin law'

Ministerial Committee for Legislation approves law prohibiting the use of loudspeakers by places of worship.Hezki Baruch, 11/14/2016, 1:08 AM

Al-Aqsa preacher: If you don't like the muezzin, leave

Imam of the Al-Aqsa Mosque blasts proposed Israeli law that would prohibit mosques from using loudspeakers.Dalit Halevi, 11/13/2016, 5:39 AM

Watch: Muslim call to prayer near Deri's home

Demonstrators emulate Muslim call to prayer outside Interior Minister's home in hopes of convincing him to back the "mosque law".Eliran Aharon, 11/13/2016, 1:39 AM

Ministerial committee to discuss 'mosque law'

MK Motti Yogev's law prohibiting houses of prayer from using loudspeakers to be voted upon by Ministerial Committee for Legislation.Hezki Baruch, 11/10/2016, 2:07 AM

What is really going on?

Asking some tough questions about America and its leader's taste in prayer. Boris Shusteff, 6/21/2016, 11:50 AM

Controversial 'mosque bill' denied vote

Bill to silence muezzin call to prayer taken off agenda, denied vote by ministerial committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2016, 12:23 PM

Egyptian Muezzin in Hot Water Over 'Facebook Prayer Call'

An Egyptian muezzin is in hot water, after he replaced a traditional line in the prayer call with one about Facebook use.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 5:02 PM

Duke University 'Reconsiders', Muslim Prayer Call Muted

After being the first US university to allow Muslim prayer-calls over a campus-wide speaker system, Duke University has now "reconsidered."Hillel Fendel, 1/20/2015, 4:16 AM

MKs Slam Tibi for 'Potty Mouth'

Arab MK Ahmed Tibi was slammed by MKs Tuesday for another case of “potty mouth,” in which he made fun of MK Robert Iliatov.Yaakov Levi, 11/5/2014, 5:44 PM

Councilman King Implementing Plans to 'Judaize Jerusalem'

Nationalist Jerusalem councilman talks plans to outlaw muezzin call at night, bring Jews to 'seam' communities and boost security.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2013, 10:12 PM

Judge Bans Likud Ad for Offending Muslims

Likud ad pledging to end noisy Muslim prayers in early morning is nixed for offensive content.Maayana Miskin, 10/18/2013, 10:17 AM

Likud: We Promise to Keep Jaffa Jewish

The Muslim call to prayer is an issue in the municipal elections in Tel Aviv, as Jews fear that radical Islamists are taking over the city.David Lev, 10/10/2013, 12:57 PM

Jerusalem Councillor: Time to Stop Illegal Mosque Noise

Residents of the Pisgat Ze'ev neighborhood of Jerusalem have still found no relief from the ongoing din made by mosque muezzinsDavid Lev, 10/2/2013, 7:59 PM