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