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State urges life sentences for Arab teen's killers

Prosecutors and family of Mohammed Abu Khdeir demand Israel's harshest punishment against two youths who participated in his murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2016, 7:26 PM

Abu Khder murder: 2 convicted, leader evaluated

Two minors convicted of murder, 29-year-old who led the brutal murder sent for psychiatric evaluation before conviction.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 11/30/2015, 11:12 AM

Obama Staffers Meet Arab Boy Beaten by Israeli Cop

White House National Security Council staffers took the unusual step of meeting in the West Wing with Tariq Abu Khder, 16.Gil Ronen, 5/11/2015, 10:47 PM

Bereaved Father: Abu Khder Killed by Criminals

Ron Kehrmann, whose daughter was murdered in a suicide terror attack, dismayed over the adding of murdered Arab to list of terror victims.Benny Toker, 4/22/2015, 4:12 AM

Abu Khder Added to Har Herzl Terror Victims List

Family of Arab youth who was murdered by Jews reportedly does not want him honored alongside Jewish terror victims.Gil Ronen, 4/21/2015, 2:38 PM

Officer Charged with Beating Palestinian American

Border Policeman charged with beating the cousin of a murdered Israeli Arab after arresting him for attacking police officers.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2014, 9:44 PM

Fireworks Are the New Weapon of Choice for Rioters

Jerusalem police spokesman says Muslim Ramadan holiday began wave of riots, arrests; 130 policemen injured since June.Tova Dvorin, 9/11/2014, 6:43 PM

US: Israel 'Targeting' Slain Arab Youth's Family

Two US citizens and cousins of Mohammed Abu Khdeir have been arrested since his death - at least one of them while engaged in rioting.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2014, 8:02 AM

Arabs Beat Jewish Driver, Demolish Car

Another incident of rioting after murder of Arab teen sparks attacks on Jewish driver, motorcycle driver in Judea-Samaria.Orli Harari, Tova Dvorin, 8/13/2014, 3:15 PM

Education Minister Calls for 'Tolerance' Week

First week of school year to be dedicated to fight against discrimination, following Arab riots after Abu Khder murder.Hillel Fendel, 8/11/2014, 5:13 PM

More Arab Rioting in Jerusalem Thursday

Arabs in Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria continued to riot, as a month-long period of unrest continued.Yaakov Levi, 7/24/2014, 9:46 PM

Arab Rioting in Judea, Samaria Continues

Unrest still snowballing behind 1949 Armistice lines, as police rush to apprehend violent Arab rioting.Netanel Katz, Tova Dvorin, 7/24/2014, 9:56 AM

Main Suspect in Arab Boy's Murder: Yosef Ben-David

Three days ago, it was revealed that the main suspect is 29 years old, from the community of Adam.Gil Ronen, 7/20/2014, 9:52 PM

Indictments Filed in Abu Khder Murder

New details revealed in Arab teen's murder Thursday, including a rough timeline of events - and that the suspects were related.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2014, 4:41 PM

MK Yogev: Zahalka Spit on My Cellphone

MK Moti Yogev filed a complaint with the Knesset Ethics Committee against MK Jamal Zahalka, over the latter's name calling and spitting.Moshe Cohen, 7/15/2014, 1:12 AM

Suspect in Abu Khder Murder is Mentally Unwell

29-year-old was arrested two years ago on suspicion that he tried to strangle his baby daughter and has been receiving treatment.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 7/14/2014, 2:53 PM

Jerusalem Light Rail Back in Service After Rioting

Stations from Givat HaMivtar to Pisgat Ze'ev back in service as repairs continue.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 7/13/2014, 8:51 AM

Rioting Arab Youths Stone Israeli Bus on Road 65

Woman lightly injured in attack on major highway; police on high alert near Israeli-Arab communities, fearing rerun of last week's riots.Yaakov Levi, 7/10/2014, 12:00 PM

Fatah MP: Israel Leading to a New Nazism

An MP with Abbas's faction claims Israel is leading a new Nazism and that Arab teen's murder was like "Kristallnacht."Elad Benari, 7/10/2014, 6:13 AM

Policeman Suspended for Beating Rioter

Undercover cop was seen severely beating a Palestinian boy in Shuafat, whose relative was murdered.Gil Ronen, 7/9/2014, 10:24 PM

Three of Six Suspects in Khder Murder to Be Freed

Court accepts defense counsel's arguments and orders the suspects freed. Remaining suspects to meet lawyers.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 7/9/2014, 7:01 PM

Abbas Compares Teen's Murder to Auschwitz

Palestinian Authority chairman on Abu Khder's murder: 'Shall we mention Auschwitz again?'Gil Ronen, 7/9/2014, 5:48 PM

Suspected Arab Abduction Attempt Foiled near J'lem

15-year-old girl escapes two Arab teens who tried to convince her to board car near Abu Gosh, police track down and investigate them.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 7/8/2014, 6:52 PM

Murdered Arab Teen's Family 'Refused' Peres Visit

Abu Khder family refused presidential and possibly rabbinical visit as well, took Netanyahu's call 'by accident.'Ari Yashar, 7/8/2014, 6:38 PM

Murdered Arab Teen's Father Smears Teens' Murder

Hussein Abu Khder claims 'no proof' Hamas killed Israeli teens, refuses joint condolence call with Israeli families - then preaches 'peace.'Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 7/8/2014, 12:34 PM

Hamas Vows to Continue Rocket Fire, Bloodshed

'There is no intention of calm,' Hamas spokesperson says, 'Israel will have to put Iron Dome on every Israeli home.'Tova Dvorin, 7/8/2014, 10:16 AM

Main Suspect in Arab Teen's Murder 'Mentally Sick'

Father of suspect says his son not involved, arrested for info; claims 'if main suspect did it, it's because of his psychological sickness.'Ari Yashar, 7/8/2014, 8:47 AM

Details Emerge in Arab Teen's Murder Investigation

Several of the suspects were involved in other crimes, court statements reveal; some have been sent for psychological evaluation.Tova Dvorin, 7/7/2014, 8:13 PM

Police: 220 Rioters Arrested So Far

Police have arrested 220 Israeli Arab rioters over the past five days of rioting; they're prepared for a sixth night as well.Moshe Cohen, 7/7/2014, 7:27 PM

Peres Vows 'Justice for Abu Khder Family

Shimon Peres expresses his 'shame' for Jews' alleged involvement in murder, states he will 'not compromise on justice.'Tova Dvorin, 7/7/2014, 6:21 PM

Families of Suspects in Murder Fear Their Safety

Rights organizations send requests to IDF to protect families, as chaos after murder of Arab teen continues.Tova Dvorin, 7/7/2014, 5:52 PM

Police: Dozens of False Kidnappings Reported

Police officers and a helicopter were dispatched to the Modi'in area Monday to check out reports that child was kidnapped by Arabs.Moshe Cohen, 7/7/2014, 5:12 PM

Attorneys for Suspects Have Yet to Meet Clients

Attorneys for the six suspects in the murder of Mohammed Abu Khder demanded that police allow them to meet their clients.Yaakov Levi, 7/7/2014, 4:19 PM

Chief Rabbi Condemns Murder: 'Not Way of Torah'

Rabbi Lau sharply condemns murder of Arab teen after confessions made, calls on Arab leaders to stop escalation of violence.Ari Yashar, 7/7/2014, 1:57 PM

Knesset Speaker Asks MKs to Cool Down Rhetoric

Harsh statements fan the flames of animosity between Arabs and Jews, warns MK Edelstein.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 7/7/2014, 1:48 PM

Arab Riots Made for TV (and Beware the Deceptions)

Spying the land to bring back false reports. Jack Engelhard, 7/7/2014, 1:01 PM

MK Refuses to Call Teens' Murderers 'Terrorists'

MK Tibi insults radio host and hangs up when asked to denounce murder of three Israelis, defends violent riots of 'oppressed minority.'Ari Yashar, 7/7/2014, 12:08 PM

Three Suspects Confess to Arab Teen's Murder

Suspects reenact murder for police, according to reports, after breaking down under interrogation.Ari Soffer, 7/7/2014, 11:10 AM

Netanyahu Calls Father of Murdered Arab Teen

Speaking to Mohammed Abu Khder's father Netanyahu vows 'justice will be served', says murder 'unacceptable by any human being'.Ari Yashar, 7/7/2014, 10:33 AM

R. Levanon: Death Penalty for Killers of Arab Boy

Rabbi Elyakim Levanon said that it would be proper to impose the death penalty on the killers of Mohammed Abu Khder.Moshe Cohen, 7/6/2014, 9:59 PM

Mayhem in Arab Towns Continues; 100 Arrested

Hundreds rioted in Tamra, Nazareth and Jerusalem. Police expect violence to continue into the night.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2014, 9:56 PM

Nationalist Lawyer Blames Gov't for Arab's Murder

If Jews are behind the murder, says Itamar Ben Gvir, the government is to blame for its weakness in the face of terror.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2014, 9:29 PM

Netanyahu Tells PA: Find Teens' Murderers, Like Us

Israel does not distinguish between Arab and Jewish terror, says PM; vows Arab youth's murderers will be punished severely.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2014, 7:03 PM

MK Regev Condemns Murder, But No Excuse for Riots

Likud MK says 'murder is murder' regardless of ethnicity, but notes no comparable violence after three Jewish teens killed.Ari Soffer and Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2014, 3:57 PM

Peres Advocates Talks, Cease Fire Despite Attacks

President calls to fight Hamas after rocket fire escalates, but holds out for peace talks with PA as riots rage - and even a ceasefire.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 7/6/2014, 2:50 PM

Six Suspects Arrested over Murder of Arab Teen

Arrests come as police sources say murder of Mohammed Abu-Khder almost certainly 'nationalistic' in nature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2014, 2:22 PM

Netanyahu Demands Calm, Blasts Arab Leaders

Prime Minister emphasizes 'hard line' against lawbreakers, warns Israeli Arabs that citizenship entails following the law.Tova Dvorin and Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2014, 12:21 PM

Israel Investigates US Citizen 'Beaten by Police'

Justice Ministry investigates allegations police severely beat an American citizen taking part in violent riots in Jerusalem.Ari Soffer, 7/6/2014, 11:41 AM

Cholent Saves Jerusalem Yeshiva from Attack

Terrorists hurl rocks at unarmed yeshiva students near Old City Friday evening, eliciting an unusual means of self-defense.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 7/6/2014, 10:04 AM

US 'Troubled' by American's Beating by During Riot

Cousin of Arab teen murdered last week reportedly beaten during riots following his funeral after assaulting Israeli police.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 7/5/2014, 11:36 PM

Report: Murdered Arab Teen 'Was Burned Alive'

PA Attorney General claims Mohammed Abu-Khder was still alive when he was set on fire; victim's cousin arrested for attacking police.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2014, 9:20 PM

Documentation of Jerusalem's Destroyed Light Rail

Images capture the scope of damage caused by rioting, which will take months to repair; 'price tag' calls 'death to the Jews.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 7/4/2014, 3:05 PM

Arab Teen's Mother Calls for Violent Revenge

Mother of 16 year-old Mohammed Abu-Khder supports increased violence against Israel, as it 'exercises Palestinian rights.'Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 7/4/2014, 1:08 PM

Violent Arab Riots in Shechem Show Zero Deterrence

Video reveals rioting in Shechem just as bad as Jerusalem, Arab mob approaches IDF vehicles throwing rocks with no fear.Ari Yashar, 7/4/2014, 12:03 PM

Police on High Alert in Jerusalem

Temple Mount access limited, thousands of police officers deployed in Jerusalem after 48 hours of violent Arab rioting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2014, 9:07 AM

Hamas Editor Links Murder with Blood Libel

Editor of Hamas's paper associates death of teen with the blood libel that Jews use blood of non-Jews for matzah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2014, 6:15 AM

Abbas's Fatah Calls for Violent 'Revolution'

Fatah online campaign to 'rise up' and 'demand blood' after Arab youth murdered, in what looks to be criminal, not 'revenge,' act.Ari Yashar, 7/3/2014, 10:11 PM