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Jewish singer Yaakov Shwekey prays and dances at Joseph's tomb

Internationally renowned singer Yaakov Shwekey visits Joseph's tomb in Shechem together with Samaria Brigade Commander.Ido Ben Porat, 7/12/2016, 6:50 PM

Abbas fires Shechem governor - over Passover sacrifice?

PA head fires Ahram Rajoub with no reason; speculation is Abbas is angry he took part in Samaritan sacrifice with MKs Smotrich and Zohar.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/27/2016, 10:47 AM

Jews defy Arab rioters, make mass pilgrimage to Joseph's Tomb

Muslim rioters hurl rocks and firebombs - but could stop 20 busloads of Jewish worshipers from visiting holy site in Shechem.Shlomo Piotrokovski, 4/7/2016, 10:25 AM

Arab protesters threaten Gershon Mesika

PFLP terrorists burn a doll dressed as former Shomron Regional Council head, who thwarted a terrorist attack last month.Orli Harari, 12/13/2015, 1:32 AM

Attack foiled in Samaria after Nahariya stabbing

Female terrorist thwarted in murder attempt near Shechem, after young terrorist stabs officer returning home from Jerusalem.Uzi Baruch, 11/28/2015, 5:34 PM

Large IDF swoop in Shechem nets weapons, arrests

Ten guns, numerous gun parts, grenades and ammunition as well as NIS 65,000 were seized.Arutz Sheva staff, 11/17/2015, 11:09 AM

Israelis return to Joseph's Tomb after Arab arson

A month after Palestinian vandals set fire to Joseph's Tomb, Israelis were back, repairing and repainting the structure.Moshe Cohen, 11/12/2015, 11:22 AM

Abbas's civil war? Fatah vs PA in Shechem

In violent clashes, Fatah men armed with machine guns block traffic and strike at PA forces trying to control city.Dalit Halevy, 11/2/2015, 9:37 AM

'Remove Uniformed Terrorists from Joseph's Tomb'

Samaria Regional Council head opposes uncoordinated visits to Joseph's Tomb but says holy site must return to IDF's control.Ido Ben Porat, 10/18/2015, 11:19 AM

Letter to Our Son, the Soldier

A mother, father and Jewish history.Rabbi Tzvi Fishman, 10/9/2015, 9:55 AM

Watch: Undercover Israeli Unit Nabs Killer from Shechem Hospital

Dramatic CCTV footage shows how forces arrested terrorist responsible for Henkin couple's murder - in the heart of PA-controlled Shechem.Ari Soffer, 10/5/2015, 9:23 PM

Arson 'Revenge': Arab Terrorists Try to Burn Joseph's Tomb

After lethal arson by suspected Jewish extremists, Arab terrorists attack IDF and try to burn Joseph's Tomb in 'real response.'Ari Yashar, 8/1/2015, 10:56 PM

Report: 2 Terrorists Shot While Attacking Jews at Joseph's Tomb

Incident reportedly took place during monthly night-time visit of Jews to tomb of Biblical figure.Ari Yashar, 6/18/2015, 9:23 PM

PA Campaign to Create New Facts on the Ground in Samaria

Ahead of 'settlement war crime' lawsuit at ICC, PA in Shechem planting trees and caravans to cut off Jewish towns.Dalit Halevy, 6/15/2015, 7:35 AM

Watch: Lost Tribe's 2,700 Year 'Family Reunion' at Joseph's Tomb

100 recent olim from the Bnei Menashe tribe erupt into song as they visit their forefather Joseph's Tomb after 2,700 years apart.Ari Soffer, 6/2/2015, 9:46 PM

PA Police Stab Teen to Death in Shechem

16 year-old dies as infighting between PA security forces and Fatah activists continues.Tova Dvorin, 5/25/2015, 3:35 PM

Samaria: Arab Rioters Wounded in Clashes with IDF

Violent riots from 'Nakba Day' on Friday continued into Saturday, as rioters attempt to storm IDF post near Shechem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2015, 9:51 PM

Thousands Pray at Joseph's Tomb

Almost 4,000 people flock to the Tomb in the largest coordinated visit this year.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/15/2015, 11:28 AM

Firebomb Attack Near Shechem Wounds Israeli

Israeli man suffered minor injuries after Arab terrorists threw a firebomb at his car outside the Huwara checkpoint in Samaria.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 4/27/2015, 6:20 PM

'Minor' Security Incidents Add Up to Major Trouble

Terrorist tries to steal the weapon of a guard near Eli - just one of a series of troubling security incidents gaining steam.Yaakov Levi, 4/26/2015, 10:52 PM

Watch: IDF Nabs Hamas Terrorists in Shechem

IDF releases video of nighttime raid by Golani troops netting 29 Hamas terrorists who were planning imminent attacks.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/15/2015, 12:47 PM

PA's Internal Conflicts Erupt in Samaria Gunbattles

Clashes between PA's Security Forces and leading Fatah faction threaten to escalate with latest gunfights and assassination attempts.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 4/13/2015, 9:03 AM

MK Livnat Calls on Youth to Expand Judea-Samaria 'Outposts'

Outgoing government minister Limor Livnat on Sunday encouraged youths in Samaria to continue expanding Jewish settlement in the region.Yaakov Levi, 4/5/2015, 6:13 PM

Incitement to Murder Yehuda Glick at Shechem University

Exhibition encourages people to shoot Temple Mount activist targeted in assassination attempt; glorifies car and stabbing terror attacks.Shlomo Pyotrokovsky and Ari Soffer, 3/12/2015, 1:48 PM

Ten Terrorists Arrested Overnight

Bust in Shechem exposes weapons cache, terror cell; other arrests near Beit El, Hevron.Uzi Baruch, 12/25/2014, 8:33 AM

1,500 Jews Find Vandalism at Joseph's Tomb for Hanukkah

IDF and Jewish worshipers light Hanukkah candles at severely vandalized holy site, bringing light to darkness for the holiday.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 12/22/2014, 8:23 AM

Police Swoop Up Illegals in New Crackdown After Soldier's Murder

Police on Tuesday arrested 42 Palestinian Arabs who were in Israeli illegally.Moshe Cohen, 11/11/2014, 8:55 PM

IDF Quells Arab Riots at Joseph's Tomb

Palestinian Arab news source says several Arabs were injured in clashes with IDF in Shechem.Gil Ronen, 10/13/2014, 1:04 PM

Politics or Security? Anger over Cancelled Trip to Joseph's Tomb

Ministry of Education retracts permission for school trip to Joseph's Tomb at the eleventh hour - leaving parents and leaders livid.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 10/1/2014, 3:53 PM

Fatah Terrorist Killed near Shechem, Two Soldiers Wounded

Terrorist of Abbas's Fatah faction holed himself up under IDF siege, killed in exchange of fire; anti-tank missiles found in his home.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 8/11/2014, 9:13 AM

Watch: Arab Rioters Firebomb Joseph's Tomb in Shechem

Palestinian Authority security forces reportedly deploy after attack to prevent further violence; riots part of countrywide unrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2014, 11:55 AM

Watch: Violent Arab Riots in Shechem Reveal 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

'Important' Terror Suspects Captured in IDF Samaria Operation

IDF reveals key arrests made in Shechem, large weapons caches and laboratories seized in operation to locate teens.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 6/17/2014, 6:50 PM

IDF 'cleaning out Hamas in Shechem'

Very large Nahal Brigade forces arrested over 40 Hamas terrorist suspects in the city overnight.Kobi Finkler, Gil Ronen, 6/17/2014, 8:44 AM

Shechem Arabs Nearly Lynch Man Wearing High Heels

Shechem is one of the most conservative Arab cities, as evidenced by the case of the 'cross-dresser' who wandered into town.Moshe Cohen, 6/2/2014, 5:58 PM

Explosive Lobbed at Nahal Soldiers in Shechem

IDF soldier lightly injured during weapons seizure; he has been transferred to hospital for treatment.Tova Dvorin, 5/2/2014, 7:58 AM

3,000 Jewish Worshippers Enter Tomb of Joseph

Some 3,000 Israeli worshippers entered the Tomb of Joseph in Shechem Wednesday night, in honor of the new Hebrew month of Iyar.Yosef Berger, 5/1/2014, 1:07 PM

PA Arabs March in Solidarity with Hunger Striking Terrorists

Thousands of PA Arabs ,march in Hevron, Shechem and Gaza in solidarity with hunger striking terrorist prisoners.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/12/2012, 1:56 AM

Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Border Police manning the Tapuach Junction in Samaria captured two terrorists armed with pipe bombs, a makeshift firearm, knives, and ammoGabe Kahn, 4/21/2012, 10:21 PM

'Joseph the Righteous' Unites Jews at Shechem

A crowd of 2,000 people, from all stripes of Israeli society, prayed at Joseph’s Tomb on the eve of the new month of Shevat. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/24/2012, 12:33 PM

12 Years after the Murder - Jewish Hikers Return to Mount Eval

For the first time in more than 11 years, hikers returned to Mount Eval for an historic walking tour of the area.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 1/17/2012, 7:53 PM

'Hanukkah Miracle' Nixes Likely Terror Attack

An observant IDF soldier may have prevented a major terrorist attack, in what soldiers and commanders called a “Hanukkah miracle.David Lev, 12/27/2011, 1:18 PM

Shechem Gets New Power Line

Israeli Electric Company completes new power line in Shechem. The new infrastructure will serve both Arab and Jewish populations.Elad Benari, 11/25/2011, 3:13 AM

Yishai: Joseph's Tomb is Ours

Some 2,000 Israelis of all backgrounds visited the Tomb of Joseph in Shechem Wednesday night. Among the visitors was Minister Eli Yishai.David Lev, 11/24/2011, 10:13 AM

Arabs Desecrate Tomb of Joseph - Again

Arabs have once again desecrated the Tomb of Joseph in Shechem, daubing the structure with anti-Israel and anti-Semitic graffiti.David Lev, 10/6/2011, 11:08 AM

Hamas Founder Sheikh Hassan Yousef Detained Near Shechem

Hamas founder and senior leader Sheikh Hassan Yousef, recently released, was re-arrested and detained after a meeting in Jenin. Chana Ya'ar, 9/1/2011, 11:21 AM

High Alert for Terror Continues in Southern Israel

Israel's military establishment continues to maintain a high alert along the Egyptian border amid fears of an imminent terror attack. Chana Ya'ar , 8/31/2011, 5:14 PM

PA Uses Archaeology ‘To Rewrite History of Palestine’

PA says archaeology dig in Shechem, which the Bible says was bought by Jacob, will help “writing or rewriting the history of Palestine."Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/25/2011, 2:47 PM