Reform clash with haredi protesters at WallTensions run high as Reform and Conservative visitors clash with protesters at Western Wall, amid controversy over 'alternative' prayers.
Chief rabbis warn PM: No deals with ReformRabbis Yosef and Lau say Reform movement must not gain influence in Israel, especially at the Western Wall.
Interview with 1967 IDF iconic warriorOne single iconic and chilling image depicted the moment of reunification of Jerusalem in 1967. ILTV speaks with one of the Kotel heroes.
Report: Women of the Wall bring 'dancer' to KotelRadical feminist group came Monday morning to the Kotel, as they do every Rosh Chodesh, along with a 'dancer', witness says.
Netanyahu remains committed to changes in KotelPrime Minister reiterates commitment to a decision to create a new prayer space for Reform and Conservative Jews at the Kotel.
Meeting between Netanyahu, chief rabbis canceledScheduled meeting on allocation of a non-Orthodox prayer space at the Kotel abruptly canceled.
'Coalition should have collapsed on Reform Kotel'Ex-Minister Yishai slams haredi and religious parties for not saying 'no' to new prayer space, calls Reform 'disappearing Judaism.'
Historic letter against Kotel divisionIn light of new Reform prayer space, letter from top rabbis in early 1970s published, revealing fierce opposition to division into sections.
Non-Orthodox prayerWhat is the impact of the decision to allow egalitarian services at the Western Wall on Jewish tradition?
Netanyahu blasts minister's attack on Reform JewsPM stresses Reform Jews are 'part and parcel' of Jewish people and deserve respect after Yariv Levin slams them for assimilation.
Cabinet approves egalitarian prayer at KotelGovernment approves egalitarian prayer section near Robinson's arch, promises to make it respectable and accessible to all.
PA: Israel implementing a 'bi-national state'PA government blasts Israel and the city of Jerusalem for "defiling" the Western Wall and the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
Israel is a candle in the darknessPM Netanyahu lights first Hanukkah candle in Jerusalem, says Israel is fighting for its existence and independence.
Cleric: The Western Wall belongs to the MuslimsPalestinian Arab claims Muslims are the legal owners of the Western Wall and no other person or entity are entitled to it.
PA Drops UNESCO Kotel Bid - PartiallyPA backs down on claiming Kotel as a Muslim site, but is still trying to claim Cave of Machpelah and Rachel's Tomb.
Lapid: UNESCO Bid Part of PA's IncitementYesh Atid chairman asks Britain’s Foreign Secretary to thwart PA initiative to pass resolution on Kotel at UNESCO.
Lawmakers Urge Action over UNESCO Kotel ResolutionReps Nita Lowey and Ted Deutch ask ambassador to UNESCO to work to block the PA from claiming Kotel as its own.
'Arafat's Legacy of Lies Continues with Abbas'Foreign Ministry officials confirm to Arutz Sheva an active fight against the PA's push to claim the Kotel as their own.
PA Tries to Claim Western Wall at UNESCOProposal, likely to pass due to Muslim majority, would have Kotel renamed Buraq Plaza and made part of Al-Aqsa Mosque.
100,000 Attend Selichot at the KotelJews from across the religious and demographic spectrum gathered in Jerusalem for last penitentiary prayers before Yom Kippur.
Watch: Selichot at the KotelHundreds at Selichot at the Western Wall in the presence of Chief Rabbi David Lau, Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu of Tzfat, ministers and MKs.
Watch: Hundreds Pray at Kotel on Jerusalem DayMajor rabbis and popular Israeli singer hold special prayer session honoring Israel's sovereignty over the capital.
Watch: Arabs Try to Ruin Independence DayGroups of Arabs attempted to incite confrontation with Israelis celebrating Independence Day in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Kotel: Hundreds Attend Independence Day PrayerRabbi Uri Sherki, who ended shiva for his murdered son, leads emotional prayer session to bridge Memorial, Independence Days.
Bennett Calls for Unity at Last-Minute Kotel Visit'We are strong together,' Jewish Home chairman urges, less than 24 hours before the vote.
Watch Live: Snow at the Western WallSnow has arrived in Jerusalem and the city is being covered in white. Watch live as the snow falls on the Western Wall in the Old City.
Thousands Pray at Kotel on Last Day of SukkotArutz Sheva was on the scene for vatikin prayers at dawn for Hoshana Raba, the seventh day of the 'Feast of Tabernacles.'
Thousands at Western Wall for Birkat KohanimTraditional ceremony whereby the Cohen-priests bless the masses draws huge crowds every year.
Over One Million Visit Kotel Over HolidaysHuge crowds visit Jewish holy site in ten days between Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur.
Photo Essay: Slichot in JerusalemHundreds gather at the Western Wall for penitential prayers days before the High Holidays begin.
'Do Not Abandon Citizens to Bloodthirsty Rioters'Hareidi MK calls on internal security minister to create secure path to Kotel, after family nearly killed by Arab ambush on way to the site.
Expert: 'Small Western Wall' Just as Holy as KotelAn expert on Jerusalem and the holy places, says that the Small Kotel is a holy place and should be treated as such.
100s Pray for Missing Students at Kotel, HevronHundreds prayed Saturday night at the Kotel for the safe return of the three yeshiva students who were kidnapped by terrorists.
Soldiers Salute Holocaust Survivors at KotelIDF honors survivors from mental health hospitals who held a belated bar mitzvah at the Western Wall.
Raed Salah Slams Pope for Visiting 'Muslim' KotelIslamic Movement leader Salah writes letter to pope, accusing him of 'approving' occupation in visit, not apologizing to Muslims.
Teens Banned from Praying About the Third TempleAriel youth movement conference at the Western Wall denied entry over magnets with prayer for the Third Temple on them.
Timberlake's Kotel Photo Angers ArabsPop star's picture from the Western Wall ignites angry comments from pro-Arab activists.
Pop Icon Justin Timberlake Prays at KotelTimberlake posts picture of himself at Western Wall on social networks followed by tens of millions, will perform in Tel Aviv tonight.
Kotel Rabbi Tells Pope: 'We Have Returned Home'Rabbi says Jews merited great miracle to return home after scorn of exile, quotes prophets on world learning Torah from Israel.
Robbed by Nazis, Survivors Hold Belated BarmitzvahSderot Municipality and other groups organize Bar Mitzvah ceremony in 'an historic act of justice and kindness'.
Chisel Allegedly Used To Build Second Temple FoundArchaeologist who found ancient tool says 'for first time in 2000 years we have a tool of the builders of the Kotel (Western Wall).'
'The First Time I Put On Tefillin Since The War'MDA holds moving bar mitzvah ceremony at Western Wall for 87 Holocaust survivors who were robbed of the experience by the Nazis.
British Hassidic Music Star's New Jerusalem ClipWatch Shloime Gertner's new music video of 'Shema Yisrael,' filmed on location at the Western Well.
113 Orphaned Boys to Celebrate Bar MitzvahColel Chabad in Jerusalem will host a mega bar mitzvah celebration for 113 orphaned boys and their families.
PA Religious Leaders: Jews must not pray at KotelPA claims the Western Wall of Temple Mount is part of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, too, and therefore off limits for Jews.
13-Year-Old Detained for Carrying Paint13-year-old girl in tears as police detain her for carrying paint for her Purim costume.
Kotel Rabbi: Temple Mount Violence is a DisgraceMuslim riots on the Temple Mount are proof that they are using the compound for a political struggle, says Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovitch.
PA Minister: We Demand Sovereignty Over KotelTop PA official says that the PA is demanding sovereignty over the entire Old City of Jerusalem, including the Western Wall.
A Special Peek At the Kotel TunnelsPhoto essay takes a look at the ancient architecture under Jerusalem's Western Wall.
Mass Prayer Rally At Kotel Against 'Kerry Decrees'Thousands join prayers asking G-d to strengthen leaders and cancel Kerry plans to establish Arab capital in Jerusalem.
Anti-Semitic French Comic Announces New ShowDieudonne tries to circumvent ban on show in which he mimes peeing on the Kotel with new show that includes 'tai-chi moves.'
New Photos: Western Wall TunnelsKotel Heritage Fund shows the beauty of the Temple Mount tunnels.
Women of the Wall Upset as Torah Scroll BannedControversial women’s prayer group allowed in to Kotel, but Torah scroll must remain outside.
Bar Mitzvahs Held at Western Wall Despite SnowWorshippers flock to Jewish holy site despite inclement weather.
Hanukkah Candle-lighting Ceremony At Western WallCeremony marking first night of Hanukkah attended by Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, Interior Minister, Kotel Rabbi.
Women of the Wall Calls in US ReservesThree Reform missions from US called in to swell group numbers for organization's 25th anniversary; leader has called to scrap rabbinate.
Paula Abdul's Israeli Bat MitzvahSinger and dancer Paula Abdul set to take her first trip to Israel this week, and have a bat mitzvah at the Western Wall during her stay.