Jerusalem Day terror attack foiled

Arab terrorist from Samaria attempted to carry out stabbing attack on Jerusalem Day earlier this week, police report.Uzi Baruch, 5/17/2018, 6:44 PM

6000 Jews visit Joseph's Tomb in Shechem

Massive convoy of visitors, escorted by IDF, enters PA-controlled city of Shechem for pilgrimage to Joseph's Tomb.Orli Harari, 5/11/2018, 8:33 AM

About 1,000 worship at Joseph's Tomb

Jews pray at Joseph's Tomb in Shechem this evening under heavy security.Mordechai Sones, 4/5/2018, 11:36 AM

'Our only consolation is building'

Widow of Itamar Ben-Gal on arrest of her husband's murderer: 'I thank the IDF, but It won't bring him back or prevent the next murder.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2018, 9:45 AM

'Death to Arabs' spray-painted on Arab cars in Samaria

Arab cars vandalized in Samaria with slogans including 'Death to Arabs', and 'Transfer Now'.JTA, 2/13/2018, 5:35 PM

Arab rioter killed as IDF searches for Ariel terrorist

Arab media claim rioter shot and killed by IDF forces during manhunt for terrorist who murdered Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal in Ariel Monday.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2018, 11:07 PM

Report: IDF surrounding home in Shechem

PA media outlets claim IDF forces converging on home owned by father of Israeli-Arab terrorist who murdered Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2018, 9:10 PM

PA man admits murder of pregnant Jewish girlfriend was terrorism

Muhammad Kharoff admits that murder of his married, pregnant Jewish girlfriend, Michal Halimi, was nationalistically motivated.David Rosenberg, 2/4/2018, 5:50 PM

'The mission is clear - find the terrorists'

IDF remains on high alert in the Shechem area as it continues the search for the terrorists who murdered Rabbi Raziel Shevach.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/12/2018, 9:13 PM

Report: Two Arab rioters killed during clashes with IDF soldiers

Dozens of rioters protesting Trump's Jerusalem recognition hurl stones at Israeli forces, forcing soldiers to open fire.David Rosenberg, 1/11/2018, 7:41 PM

IDF continues search for Samaria terrorists

IDF forces operate near Shechem in an attempt to locate terrorists who murdered Rabbi Raziel Shevach.Elad Benari, 1/10/2018, 7:13 AM

IDF questions bus station terrorist's family

Shaarei Tzedek Hospital reports stabbing victim's condition improves slightly. Security forces search terrorist's home, question family.David Rosenberg, 12/11/2017, 8:17 AM

3 Israelis rescued from Shechem

Israelis who snuck into PA-controlled city to pray at Joseph's Tomb barely make it out with their lives after locals steal, torch their car.David Rosenberg, 11/21/2017, 8:32 AM

1,000 Jews visit Joseph's Tomb in Shechem overnight

Some 1,000 Jewish visitors pray at Joseph's Tomb in PA-controlled city under heavy IDF escort. Nine terrorists nabbed in Judea and Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 8/7/2017, 8:07 AM

Tibi: Israel handing over land to expand other PA cities

Arab MK says decision to expand PA city of Qalqiliya also provides for growth in other PA cities including Jenin, Shechem, Ramallah, Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 7:18 PM

The 'outpost' that angered the Palestinians

Palestinian Arabs claimed that Israel built a new outpost near Shechem - but did it?Elad Benari, 6/8/2017, 4:20 AM

Watch: Special entry to Joseph's Tomb

Renovations underway at Joseph's Tomb 'as befits this place,' and preparations for big event honoring Joseph that will see thousands.Orli Harari, 5/11/2017, 8:45 AM

Connecting PA Samaritans with Israel

200 Samaritan families living in PA-controlled Shechem connected with Har Bracha water treatment system. Does move hint at something bigger?David Rosenberg, 5/4/2017, 7:11 PM

'Jewish freedom in the Land of Israel'

After trips to tomb repeatedly blocked, hundreds visit burial site of biblical figure inside Palestinian Authority-controlled city.Ido Ben Porat, 4/4/2017, 11:12 AM

IDF deploys for prayers at Joseph's Tomb

Shomron Brigade Tracking Officer described IDF preparations for secure entries to Joseph's Tomb. Hundreds worshiped there Tuesday night.Uzi Baruch, 1/18/2017, 9:40 PM

IDF soldiers eliminate knife-wielding terrorist

Soldiers from the Duvdevan Unit open fire at terrorist who tried to stab them in Shechem.Kobi Finkler, 1/10/2017, 6:24 AM

IDF soldier shot in Shechem

Terrorists open fire on IDF soldiers operating in Balata, on outskirts of Samarian city of Shechem.Kobi Finkler, 12/23/2016, 8:01 AM

Boulder makes Shechem a sister city

City Council in Boulder, Colorado, votes to make the city of Shechem (Nablus) its eighth international sister city.JTA, 12/23/2016, 6:02 AM

Remembering terror victims in the Sukkah

Naama and Eitam Henkin were murdered by Arab terrorists in a drive-by shooting in Samaria during Sukkot 2015.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2016, 10:31 AM

Unescorted Jews attacked by Arabs at Joseph's Tomb

An IDF force was rushed to Joseph's Tomb after an Israeli bus that entered the area without a permit was violently attacked by Arabs.Uzi Baruch, 8/23/2016, 8:22 AM

Riots at Joseph's tomb threaten hundreds

Last night, 24 busloads of Jews made the pilgrimage to Joseph's tomb - only to be met by Palestinian riots.Tal Polon, 8/2/2016, 8:51 AM

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