Ofra Terror Attack

Wounded couple plants tree in memory of murdered baby

Wounded couple who lost baby in Ofra plants trees together with families and Israel365 org. Couple arrives to plant straight from hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2019, 12:08 PM

IDF: Terrorist's home to be razed

Asem Amar Barghouti of Ofra Junction attack where baby was murdered and Asaf Junction where two IDF soldiers were murdered put on notice.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2019, 8:23 AM

Shira Ish-Ran, survivor of Ofra shooting, released from hospital

Mother of newborn child who died as a result of drive-by terrorist shooting attack released from hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2019, 2:41 PM

Terrorist's family told: Turn him in or go to Jericho

IDF arrests brother of Ofra and Givat Assaf terrorists last night.Orli Harari, 1/5/2019, 6:37 PM

'Our friend's baby was murdered - and the UN remains silent'

Friends of Ofra shooting victim Shira Ish-Ran, who lost her child as a result of the attack, call on UN to condemn Hamas attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2018, 12:09 PM

'Writing a Torah scroll is the true victory'

Ceremony marking start of writing of Torah in memory of baby who passed away after Ofra terror attack taking place at Shaare Zedek hospital.Eliran Aharon, 12/26/2018, 6:27 PM

Watch: IDF maps out home of terrorists for demolition

IDF raids home of brothers responsible for shooting attack in Ofra and Givat Assaf, maps it out for impending demolition.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2018, 9:30 AM

Shooting near Israeli town north of Jerusalem

Reports of gunfire outside of Ofra - near scene of last week's drive-by shooting attack.David Rosenberg, 12/20/2018, 9:23 PM

New information about Givat Assaf attack

Palestinian sources: Terrorist who committed Givat Assaf attack was brother of terrorist who committed Ofra attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 3:03 PM

Watch: Singing with wounded couple in hospital room

Students of the Elon Moreh yeshiva and singer Ishay Ribo visit Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran in their hospital room, sing together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2018, 12:38 AM

'Our grandson's blood cries out from the grave'

Grandparents of newborn murdered in shooting attack demand PM build new community in name of their grandson, Amiad Yisrael.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2018, 10:30 PM

'The blood of the entire Jewish people is flowing in my veins'

Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran, who were wounded in Ofra shooting attack, make first public appearance since attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2018, 5:46 PM

Samaria Mayor to Livni: Why do you hate us?

Knesset committee meets in Ofra with local leaders; verbal confrontation between Samaria regional mayor and MK Livni.Hezki Baruch, 12/16/2018, 3:46 PM

What worries MKs Michaeli and Livni?

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee meets for closed conversation with GOC Central Command; The two MKs raise unexpected question.Hezki Baruch, 12/16/2018, 2:19 PM

It's the 30s again

It will not end well. It may have started with Jews, but it doesn't stop there. Ever. Giulio Meotti, 12/14/2018, 7:52 AM

The Shimon and Levi option

Time for action. Shimon and Levi style. Okay, nothing so drastic in detail, but maybe in spirit? We’ve tried everything else. Jack Engelhard, 12/14/2018, 7:29 AM

Canadian PM: Terrorist violence targeting civilians inexcusable

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau condemns Ofra terror attack which caused death of baby of Amichai and Shira Ish-Ran.Ben Ariel, 12/14/2018, 6:39 AM

PLO says it holds Israel responsible for anti-Abbas posters

PLO Executive Committee holds a discussion following an upsurge in terror, slams Israel's 'executions and terrorism on helpless civilians'.Dalit Halevi, 12/13/2018, 7:56 PM

There is no protected space

Womb no longer most protected place for baby. When one baby was murdered in womb of his people, and buried four days after entering world.Tzofiah Laks, 12/13/2018, 6:17 PM

'I will bring many more babies into the world'

Father of Shira Ish-Ran relates his daughter's words upon meeting her dying son, who was laid to rest last night.Hezki Baruch, 12/13/2018, 2:51 PM

Fatah praises terrorists eliminated last night

Main organization of PLO, at whose helm PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas stands, praises the terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2018, 1:13 PM

How can children die at a young age in a terrorist attack?

Don't come to G-d with questions; ask those who released murderers, those who allow them to incite - and overthrow them.Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, 12/13/2018, 12:29 PM

This is how the Barkan terrorist was eliminated

Senior military official addresses elimination of Barkan terrorist and efforts to capture members of cell that carried out Ofra attack.Kobi Finkler, 12/13/2018, 11:25 AM

'The message to terror and terrorists is clear'

Chief of Staff holds situation assessment with IDF commanders, addressing liquidation of Barkan and Ofra junction terrorists.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2018, 10:39 AM

'Normalizing status of Ofra - a necessary step'

Ministers and Knesset Members from all coalition factions sign demand for immediate normalization in status of Ofra following Sunday attack.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2018, 10:25 AM

Hamas: Salah Barghouti carried out Ofra attack

Hamas confirms on that Salah Barghouti, who was killed by Israeli security forces carried out the attack at the Ofra junction on Sunday.Ido Ben Porat, 12/13/2018, 2:13 AM

Israel, counter-terrorism and the future of immortality

Even if now ritualistic Palestinian claims of a hostile "occupation" were to be accepted as reasonable, which they are not, corollary claims of entitlement to "any means necessary" would remain patently false.Prof. Louis René Beres, 12/13/2018, 12:35 AM

Terrorists captured, one eliminated

Security forces arrest several suspects in shooting attack at the Ofra junction. One of them shot and killed while trying to resist arrest.Elad Benari, 12/12/2018, 11:36 PM

Watch: Funeral of baby born after Ofra attack

Baby of Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran, who died four days after the attack, laid to rest on Mount of Olives. Grandfather announces his name.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 10:36 PM

The barbaric murders of Israeli infants - a tragedy of our time

I no longer have words for this Islamist Nazism that besieges Israel every day, for the connivance of those who in Italy and in Europe finance and support the Palestinian cause built only on hatred and lies and terror. Giulio Meotti, 12/12/2018, 8:30 PM

Ofra attack terrorist eliminated near Ramallah

Security forces apparently locate terror cell which carried out Ofra terror attack. One terrorist eliminated, another arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 8:14 PM

'Our hearts are with Shira and Amichai'

Prime Minister's speech at GPO new year toast with foreign press. 'We will find the killers and bring them to justice.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 7:22 PM

Child born in wake of Ofra terror attack dies

Baby delivered prematurely after mother shot in Ofra terror attack dies days later.Gary Willig, 12/12/2018, 6:15 PM

Shira sees her baby for the first time

Baby in Ofra terror attack still in critical condition. Shira's condition has stabilized and continues to improve.Orli Harari, 12/12/2018, 4:04 PM

'Keep praying for mother wounded in terror attack'

Dep. Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely visits 21-year-old woman wounded in terror attack near Ofra.Hezki Baruch, 12/12/2018, 1:24 PM

Prayer vigil for healing Ofra wounded at Western Wall

Ariel youth movement holds ceremony after two-day trek at Western Wall last night, praying to heal Ofra terror attack wounded.Rafael Levy, 12/12/2018, 11:20 AM

'Shira constantly asks about the baby'

Shira Ish-Ran's twin brother tells of sister's condition, asks for prayers for baby in critical condition. 'Bring perpetrators to justice.'Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2018, 11:03 AM

Watch: Israeli manhunt for Ofra terrorists continues

Israeli security forces continue searches for terrorists who opened fire on civilians at bus stop near Ofra, wounding seven.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 9:09 AM

Wounded mother: My husband shielded me with his body

Shira Ish-Ran, who was wounded during Ofra shooting attack, continues to show signs of improvement, recalls husband shielding her.Shimon Cohen, 12/12/2018, 8:10 AM

'Shira's condition is improving, pray for the baby'

With his daughter in serious condition and grandson in critical condition after terror attack, Chaim Silberstein tries to stay optimistic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 4:47 AM

Wounded husband, wife, meet for first time since attack

Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran reunite after both were shot in a terrorist attack n Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 7:00 PM

Shira Ish-Ran's condition continues to improve

Young mother wounded in attack sedated, respirated; 'Sometimes wakes up, communicates in signs.' Baby's condition still critical.Ido Ben Porat, 12/11/2018, 3:43 PM

'As long as I am prime minister, no Jew will be uprooted'

PM and Transportation Minister inaugurate 'Adam Interchange,' aimed at easing heavy traffic north of Jerusalem.Ido Ben Porat, 12/11/2018, 1:40 PM

'We built and built (the least)'

Netanyahu's statements at faction meeting about maximal efforts for Judea and Samaria construction seem to contradict what he said in 2015.Hezki Baruch, 12/11/2018, 12:21 PM

Wounded mother 'unaware she gave birth'

Parents of woman wounded in shooting attack say she doesn't know baby was delivered. 'He's in critical condition, needs lots of prayers.'David Rosenberg, 12/11/2018, 10:14 AM

Housing Minister slams AG for freezing Judea and Samaria grants

Minister Galant writes to AG Mandelblit: 'If we want to continue the vital settlement enterprise, we must allow continued granting of aid.'Ido Ben Porat, 12/11/2018, 9:55 AM

Life of baby born after terror attack still in jeopardy

Chaim Silberstein, father of woman wounded in Ofra shooting attack, says doctors still fighting for newborn baby's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 8:32 AM

Condition of mother wounded in Ofra attack improves

Shira Ish-Ran, the pregnant woman wounded in shooting who delivered child via emergency c-section, continues to improve.Uzi Baruch, 12/11/2018, 7:43 AM

Photos: Security forces searching for Ofra terrorists

Security forces are continuing their efforts to locate terrorists who committed shooting attack near Ofra.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 6:12 AM

'It's our worst nightmare come true'

Mother of young mother wounded in Ofra shooting attack says newborn grandchild 'needs a lot of prayers' after forced into early birth.Yoni Kempinski, 12/10/2018, 8:18 PM

Father of wounded young mother: She opened her eyes

Condition of pregnant mother wounded in terrorist shooting improving, but 'prayers are needed' for baby born in wake of attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018, 6:34 PM

Doctors fighting to save the life of baby born after Ofra attack

Mother wounded in drive-by shooting attack still in serious condition as doctors work to save her new-born son's life.Eliran Aharon, 12/10/2018, 1:59 PM

US castigates 'vile act of Palestinian terrorism'

US ambassador condemns shooting attack on Israeli civilians, slams Hamas support for attack. 'US stands against terror, even if UN won't.'David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 11:50 AM

Shaked: There must be a price to pay for terrorism

Justice Minister calls on Netanyahu to normalize status of Israeli town of Ofra, following shooting attack Sunday night.Hezki Baruch, 12/10/2018, 9:40 AM

Watch: IDF forces hunt for terrorists following shooting attack

Israeli security forces conduct extensive searches for Arab terrorists who opened fire on civilians Sunday, wounding pregnant woman.David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 8:44 AM

Condition of baby born following shooting attack worsens

Deterioration in condition of baby born premature after shooting attack left his mother seriously wounded. Mother's condition stabilizes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018, 8:13 AM

Hamas praises attack in Binyamin region

Hamas says attack at Ofra junction is proof that the "resistance is present in the occupied West Bank".Elad Benari, 12/10/2018, 4:08 AM