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'I'll strengthen Jewish identity in Diaspora'

Education, Diaspora Ministries aid Jewish study programs abroad.Orli Harari, 6/27/2016, 8:41 PM

'The doctor who saved the life of Jerusalem'

Activists credit American-Jewish philanthropist Dr. Irving Moskowitz with the miraculous Jewish revival in Jerusalem; 'He's not gone.'Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 6/20/2016, 10:24 PM

Palestinian campaign targets Arabs selling to Jews

Arab activists in Jerusalem - backed by the Palestinian Authority - announce new push to stop Jewish population growth. Will it backfire?Ari Soffer, 6/20/2016, 9:46 PM

Victory for Jews of Shiloach: New homes approved

Jerusalem planning and building committee OKs construction of new home for Jews in Kfar Shiloah, 11 years after site was purchased.Orli Harari, 6/15/2016, 11:20 AM

'Our family bought this land, it belongs to Jews'

Descendants of Israel Dov Frumkin, who purchased land near Old City of Jerusalem, celebrates campaign to redeem property.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2016, 12:05 PM

US 'welcomes' PM, Liberman's comments on PA state

But State Dept. blasts Jewish housing in Jerusalem, demands Israeli leaders must take concrete steps towards two-state solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2016, 4:15 PM

Who's stymieing the Jewish community in Shiloach?

Municipal committee postpones construction approval in Jerusalem after high-level pressure, prompting angry clashes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2016, 2:34 PM

Jewish community in Silwan expands

Leftist NGO blasts Jewish construction in historic Jerusalem neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2016, 10:19 AM

Undividing Jerusalem

Is Jerusalem really the undivided eternal capital? Take a rare look at the ongoing struggle largely being waged out of sight of the public.Larry Gordon, 1/21/2016, 9:41 PM

Watch: The Yemenite connection to Jerusalem

Join tour in the Shiloach neighborhood that was a thriving Yemenite community before Arab riots and British soldiers expelled them.Eliran Aharon, 1/11/2016, 7:51 PM

Jewish Families Attacked by Arab Mob in Shiloach

Explosive thrown at vehicle of families living in Jerusalem neighborhood breaks apart steel grid covering bulletproof windows.Cynthia Blank, 9/1/2015, 8:52 PM

Families Reclaim Jewish Houses in Shiloach Village

Several families moved on Thursday into homes in the Shiloach Village (Silwan) that belonged to the old Yemenite Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 11:00 AM

ISA Thwarts Attack Against Security Forces

Stabbing attack planned against security forces in Jerusalem's Kfar Hashiloach has been thwarted by arrests of slew of terrorists.Uzi Baruch, 5/14/2015, 12:05 PM

Gas Explosion Injures 4 in Jerusalem

Gas canister near Old City exploded, starting fire; four evacuated to area hospitals with burns, shrapnel wounds.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 5/11/2015, 11:18 AM

Jerusalem Arab Indicted for Plotting with Hamas

Arab resident of capital got friendly with Hamas terrorist in Jordan, likely joined up ahead of military training and terror cell missions.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 2/16/2015, 3:46 PM

The City of David vs. the Propaganda Machine

In the struggle for Jerusalem, archaeology is key.Moran Shirazi, 1/21/2015, 4:12 PM

Minister Uri Ariel May Move to City of David

Jewish Home minister considering move to flashpoint neighborhood, challenging PM to uphold vow that Jews can live anywhere in the capital.Ari Soffer, 10/25/2014, 7:12 PM

Who are the Jews of Silwan and Why are They There?

Facing daily violence and harassment, and the target of international criticism, why are Jews moving to Silwan?Ari Soffer, 10/22/2014, 1:08 PM

MK Yogev: Put Paratroopers in Jerusalem Hotspots

Jewish Home MK says if police lack enough manpower, the IDF paratroopers' red berets may be needed.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2014, 10:31 AM

PA: Hard Labor for Selling Property to Israelis

After recent Jewish real estate purchases in Jerusalem, Mahmoud Abbas adds hard labor to sentence for Arabs caught selling to Jews.Ari Soffer, 10/21/2014, 6:07 PM

Arab Rioters Fail to Force Jews from Silwan

Arab extremists attack new Jewish residents of Kfar Shiloach with firebombs, rocks just hours after they moved in.Arutz Sheva Staff., 10/21/2014, 5:30 PM

Braving US Criticism, Families Return to Silwan

After similar move last month evoked criticism, nine Jewish Yemenite families return to Jerusalem neighborhood ancestors expelled from.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 10/20/2014, 8:50 AM

Rioting After Dozens of Jews Move into Silwan

Eleven apartments legally bought by Jerusalem-based organization; anti-Jewish riots injure one policeman.Tova Dvorin, 9/30/2014, 12:26 PM

Jewish Worshippers Violently Attacked in Jerusalem

Victim of Arab attack over Rosh Hashanah says police nowhere to be found, claims victims of terror no longer able to defend themselves.Ari Soffer, 9/29/2014, 4:56 PM

Rioters in Jerusalem as Young as Nine Years Old

Arab children joining in violent riots, rock and firebomb attacks, as police crackdown on 'silent intifada' in the capital.Uzi Baruch and Ari Soffer, 9/16/2014, 9:10 PM

Firebomb Attack on Historic J'lem Home Wounds One

Man hospitalized with burns in attack in City of David area just after Shabbat; latest in recent spate of encouraged by Fatah.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 8/31/2014, 7:38 AM

Firebombs in Jerusalem Set Home, Bus on Fire

Egged bus and Jewish home to immediate east and south-east of Old City hit by molotov cocktail terror attacks.Ari Yashar, 8/19/2014, 11:20 PM

Security Jeep Attacked in Eastern Jerusalem

Security jeep driving through the neighborhood of Silwan attacked by masked men who hurled rocks and paint bottles at it.Hezki Baruch, 5/6/2014, 2:14 AM

J'lem Arabs Throw Rocks at Former Mayor Candidate

Councilman Moshe Lion tours near Silwan neighborhood in Jerusalem, experiences firsthand the challenges of Jewish residents.Natanel Katz, Ari Yashar, 3/27/2014, 9:59 AM

Jerusalem: Police Investigate 'Price Tag'

Cars vandalized, words 'Arab workers, enough assimilation' sprayed at the scene. Comes after Jewish man stabbed by Arab attacker.Ari Soffer, 2/10/2014, 12:35 PM

2 Jerusalem Arabs Charged in Foiled Terror Plot

Two Jerusalem Arab men were indicted Monday morning on charges of plotting to carry out a terrorist attack on Jews in the holy city.Chana Ya'ar, 3/18/2013, 2:07 PM

Police Hurt in Jerusalem Rioting, 2 Bombs Found

Police were busy in Jerusalem and along the city's outskirts on Monday. One officer hurt in Silwan riots, two bombs found at city's edge.Chana Ya'ar, 1/28/2013, 2:53 PM

Video: Firebomb-Fireworks Attack on Landmark House

Arabs videotape an unusual assault on the Meyuhas House in Shiloah, near the Temple Mount. No one has been reported hurt.Gil Ronen, 12/23/2012, 5:31 PM

First Temple Era Reservoir Discovered in Old City

A large reservoir discovered under the Old City was used by Temple pilgrims, dating back to the First Temple era, archaeologists saidDavid Lev, 9/6/2012, 1:59 PM

Arab Neighborhood Planned for Central Jerusalem

A new Arab neighborhood is to be built on rare open space in the heart of Jerusalem, hundreds of illegal houses authorized.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2011, 9:16 PM

Jews Wish Muslim Neighbors 'Happy Ramadan'

Jews wish Muslim neighbors “Happy Ramadan.” Coexistence possible, they say – as long as outsiders don't interfere. Maayana Miskin, 8/12/2011, 9:50 AM

Court Blocks Silwan Upgrade

The Jerusalem District Court has blocked the city from moving ahead on renovations of the Silwan neighborhood.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 4:57 PM

MKs Meet in Beit Yehonatan

National Union MKs meet in Beit Yehonatan, say that it should only be sealed off after illegal Arab homes in the area are destroyed.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 12/28/2010, 1:14 AM

Arab to be Evicted Over Riots

Israel orders a leader of Fatah to leave east Jerusalem's Shiloach neighborhood due to his incitement of Arabs to riots.Elad Benari, 12/24/2010, 3:19 AM

J'lem Terror Plaque?

Legal Forum to authorities: remove memorial plaque honoring terrorist who attacked security guard in Shiloach.Gil Ronen, 11/7/2010, 5:48 PM

Gan Hamelech Moving Ahead

Plans to develop the King's Garden area will continue despite Arab riots , says Jerusalem City Council member Edna Freidman, and all will benefit.David Lev, 10/22/2010, 9:57 AM

Jerusalem Zone Plan Sent to PM

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has asked Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to approve a plan to rezone four Arab neighborhoods in the capital.Chana Ya'ar, 10/14/2010, 6:13 PM

City of David: Rocks at MKs

A vehicle carrying members of the Knesset's State Control Committee came under a rock attack from Jerusalem Arabs Tuesday. No one was hurt.Gil Ronen, 10/12/2010, 12:55 PM

Why Arab Children Throw Rocks

After Arab lynch attempts in Jerusalem's Shiloach area, Child Welfare Committee debates “Involvement of Children in Rock-Throwing.” Hillel Fendel, 10/11/2010, 1:58 PM

Shiloach: Police Forbid Tours

Victory for Arab violence: Police tell Beit Yehonatan residents tours to Shiloach Village are off because of Arab rioting.Gil Ronen, 9/27/2010, 4:02 PM

Arab Killed in Silwan Ambush

A Jewish security guard from The City of David (Ir David), opposite the Old City, killed at least one Arab after he was ambushed Wednesday morning.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/22/2010, 10:40 AM

'Near Pogrom' at Shiloach

Dozens of Arabs went on a rampage near Ir David at night and in the early morning, smashing and burning Jewish residents' cars.Gil Ronen, 8/26/2010, 8:03 PM

Eviction Delayed 'for Few Weeks'

NU MK says he agreed to call off eviction of Arab squatters in Jerusalem because of PM's U.S. trip but patience will only last a few weeks.Gil Ronen, 7/4/2010, 9:59 PM

Eviction of Arabs Delayed

The government convinces nationalists to call off their planned July 4 eviction of illegal Arab residents the eve of Netanyahu’s visit to Obama.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/3/2010, 11:56 PM

EU’s View of ‘Obstacle to Peace’

The European Union has declared that Israel’s plan to tear down illegal Arab dwellings to make way for a park is an “obstacle to peace.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/30/2010, 2:52 PM

Arab Rampage in Shiloach

At least ten security men hurt as Arabs hurl fire bombs, rocks. Three homes reported on fire.Gil Ronen, 6/27/2010, 10:17 PM

MK Ariel Plans July 4th Eviction

MK Uri Ariel: "It's time to execute court order to evict Arab squatters from the old Yemenite synagogue in Silwan - and it will happen on July 4."Hillel Fendel, 6/23/2010, 2:35 PM

Arab Riot Wounds Policemen

Dozens of Jerusalem Arabs threw rocks and hurled firebombs at police officers Saturday night, wounding nine. At least two were hospitalized.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2010, 9:52 AM

Arab Eviction Must Take Place

The courts decided for the Yeshiva but a year and a half has gone by without police action against Shiloach synagogue squatters in Jerusalem.Rachel Sylvetsky, 5/11/2010, 3:19 PM

PM: Stop Shiloach March

Activists say Netanyahu's intervention with Ministry of Public Security is illegal. Police told organizers US envoy Mitchell opposes the march.Gil Ronen, 4/24/2010, 11:43 PM

Jewish March in Shiloach OKed

Sunday's march will be limited to 70 people and a 700 meter route; weapons will be banned.Gil Ronen, 4/21/2010, 6:39 PM

Nationalist March in Shiloach

Itamar Ben-Gvir and Baruch Marzel will be allowed to march through eastern Jerusalem neighborhood demanding 'equality in enforcement'. Gil Ronen, 3/11/2010, 10:26 PM