Rabbi Daniel Mertzbach Laid to Rest

Otniel rabbi Daniel Mertzbach was laid to rest on the Mount of Olives after being killed in a tragic IDF fire incident.Gabe Kahn., 11/11/2011, 12:06 PM

Illegal Mosque Next to Jewish Holy Graveyard

Illegal construction of a mosque continues just feet from an ancient Jerusalem graveyard.Maayana Miskin, 10/4/2011, 5:13 PM

Arabs Damage Jew’s Car in Shimon HaTzaddik, Police Do Nothing

Young Arab terrorists badly damaged a Jew's car in the Shimon HaTzaddik neighborhood in Jerusalem. Police saw the security footage but did nothing.Elad Benari, 7/19/2011, 5:40 AM

Good News on Mount of Olives

Surprise: activist Aryeh King says Arab violence on Mount of Olives has dropped sharply as security has increased.Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2011, 9:57 PM

Four Arab Youths Arrested for Vandalizing Mt. Olives Cemetery

Youths aged 15-16 from A-Tur are suspected of smashing 20 gravestones in the cemetery’s American Section in the past months.Gil Ronen, 7/7/2011, 3:57 PM

Religion of Sacrilege: Muslims Keep Smashing Graves in J'lem

More than a dozen graves at Mount of Olives desecrated in what has become a routine of sick vandalism.Gil Ronen, 6/23/2011, 7:25 PM

Arab Violence in Mt. of Olives Area – Up

As the Maaleh Zeitim neighborhood grows and thrives, Arab rock-throwers step up their activity.Hillel Fendel, 6/13/2011, 12:20 PM

Torah Scroll to be Marched from Western Wall to Mt. of Olives

The eastern Jerusalem neighborhood Maaleh Zeitim continues to make a name for itself, with its 3rd public gala event in recent weeks this evening.Hillel Fendel, 6/9/2011, 1:51 PM

Maaleh Zeitim Community Dedicated Thursday

The Maaleh Zeitim community, 119 Jewish housing units, an Ateret Cohanim yeshiva project, was dedicated Jerusalem on Thursday.Gavriel Queenann & Hezki Baruch, 5/27/2011, 1:53 PM

At the Foot of Mt. of Olives: How Maaleh Zeitim was Built

Behind-the-scenes with Jerusalem lands activist Mati Dan regarding the purchase and construction of the Maaleh Zeitim neighborhood. Hillel Fendel, 5/26/2011, 2:16 PM

US Jewish Leaders View Desecrated Mt. of Olives Cemetery

US Jewish leaders, headed by Malcolm Hoenlein, toured the Mt. of Olives cemetery with Minister Edelstein, after years of Arab desecration.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2011, 5:32 PM

A Generation Fading

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Redeeming Jerusalem is Theme of Beit Orot Event

Beit Orot is the hub of renewed Jewish presence on the Mount Of Olives after a 2000 year absence.Fern Sidman, INN NY Correspondent, 1/9/2011, 11:11 PM

Arabs Vandalize Joshua’s Tomb

Worshippers who arrive at the site of Joshua's tomb find it vandalized with graffiti written in Arabic.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/17/2010, 6:00 AM

Despite Opposition, Jewish Life Flourishes on Mt. of Olives

Construction has begun on a new Jewish neighborhood on the Mount of Olives, despite Arab-led opposition to Jewish life in much of the capital.Maayana Miskin, 12/16/2010, 8:34 AM

Man Convicted of Vandalizing an Illinois Jewish Cemetery

National Socialist Movement could face up to seven years in prison for vandalizing a Jewish cemetery near Chicago.Elad Benari, 12/6/2010, 3:17 AM

New Group to Protect, Restore Vandalized Mount of Olives

Though significant as a holy site and cemetery, the Mount of Olives has become vandalized and terrorized. A new group aims to reverse the trend. Malkah Fleisher, 11/17/2010, 10:39 PM

Israeli Arab Pupils Suspected of Mount of Olives Violence

Legal Forum for the Land of Israel writes complaint letter to police.Elad Benari, 10/12/2010, 5:00 AM

Thousands Strengthen Jewish Presence on Mt. Olives During Sukkot

Thousands participated in the "Sukkot Extravaganza" on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem - they came to have fun and strengthen Jewish presenceYoni Kempinski, 10/3/2010, 2:33 PM

Group Demands Video Surveillance for Mt. of Olives Cemetery

Former Jerusalem city council member Haim Miller will demand installation of dozens of video cameras to monitor the Mount of Olives Cemetery.David Lev, 7/31/2010, 11:39 PM

Synagogue in Maryland Vandalized

Synagogue spray-painted with anti-Semitic words and symbols.Elad Benari, 7/29/2010, 12:24 AM

High School Students Renovate Tombs on Mount of Olives

A group of 12th graders are fixing tombs on the Mount of Olives. In the process, they are discovering their own roots.Yoni Kempinsky and Malkah Fleisher, 5/25/2010, 10:23 PM

More Than 10,000 Pray at Joshua's Tomb

More than 10,000 Jews prayed at Joshua's Tomb on Thursday night. PA Arabs accused of defacing the site.Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2010, 1:11 PM

Graves Vandalized on Mount of Olives

Despite Knesset's plan to protect Jerusalem graves, Lalov Rebbe's tomb is vandalized yet again. Local Arabs suspected in incident.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2010, 11:17 AM

Mount of Olives to get Video Surveillance

The Mount of Olives cemetery will get 24/7 video surveillance in an attempt to prevent vandalism of Jewish tombs and holy books.Maayana Miskin, 7/8/2009, 3:49 PM