Man acquitted after determined he is a kohenLocal man couldn't have attacked friend at memorial service, because of rabbinic prohibition on kohanim entering cemeteries.
Police Blame Desecration of Jewish Graves on JewsMan reports how Arabs assaulted him at Mount of Olives cemetery, and how police doubted him when he found his uncle's grave smashed.
Cemetery Appeals for Help Against Funeral AttacksVandals have stopped operation of cemetery in Haifa, as a fight between private security companies gets ugly.
Last Jew in Pakistan Fights for Jewish CemeteryPakistan's only self-declared Jew is fighting an uphill battle to maintain Jewish cemetery from encroaching Muslim graveyard.
Jewish Cemetery in Poland Slated for DestructionGrodzisk cemetery destroyed in Holocaust used as junkyard and storage site; now building plans threaten its very existence.
Arabs Arrested for Desecrating Jewish CemeteryThree Arabs arrested for destroying Jewish graves on Mount of Olives, as police finally show signs of treating the epidemic.
Jewish Graves Vandalized in Norway CemeteryA Jewish cemetery was desecrated last week following statements earlier in the month of rising anti-Semitism in Norway.
National Burial Society Conference in NovemberIsrael's Chevra Kadisha organizing the first conference of its kind, which will deal with all aspects of Jewish burial in Israel and abroad.
Hassidic Protest over Mt. Of Olives DesecrationDozens of graves in the Gerrer section were vandalized. Massive investment in security cameras was for naught.
'Diabolical' Anti-Semitic Vandalism at UK CemeteryGraves knocked over and defaced at Manchester cemetery; city led UK in anti-Semitism in 2011 but said to be improving.
Rabbi on Arab Attacks: Are We Waiting for Tragedy?Rabbi Hillel Horowitz, Jerusalem Director of Cemeteries, steps in to fight Arab violence against mourners, slams helpless police.
'Despicable' Thieves Try to Steal Freud's AshesUnknown robbers damage priceless urn in attempt to steal the remains of the 'father of modern psychoanalysis' from crematorium.
Selichot Bus Attacked at Mt. of OlivesClaims of better security notwithstanding, a tour bus is ambushed by rock throwers at Mt. of Olives.
Decline in Arab Attacks on Mount of OlivesThousands expected at cemetery in the week before Yom Kippur, as activists also report a drop in grave desecrations by Arab extremists.
Touring Har Herzl – IDF VideoAviv Vishkovski guides tours through Mount Herzl, Israel's national cemetery.
MKs: Bury Jewish, Non-Jewish Soldiers TogetherMKs Shai and Stern are promoting legislation that would eliminate separate burial areas for Jewish and non-Jewish soldiers
Who Controls Vandalized Mount of Olives?Jerusalem Arabs destroyed a dozen graves at the Mount of Olives cemetery, supposedly under Israeli sovereignty.
Jewish Cemetery in France Goes DigitalA French historical association plans to turn a graveyard near Strasbourg into France’s first “interactive Jewish cemetery.”
Jewish Cemetery in Lodz VandalizedUnknown perpetrators vandalized around 20 graves at a historic Jewish cemetery in the central Polish city of Lodz, police said Tuesday
Two Arrested in Desecration of Jewish GravesPolice have arrested two men following the desecration of dozens of Jewish graves at a cemetery in Auckland, New Zealand last week.
Eyewitness: Vandals Plague Mt. of Olives CemeteryParticipants in a funeral say desecration of tombs at ancient cemetery continues.
Jewish, Asian Graves Vandalized in VancouverDozens of Jewish and Asian headstones and memorials in a Vancouver cemetery were vandalized this week.
Vandals Desecrate German Jewish CemeteryVandals desecrate the Jewish cemetery in the German town of Anklam, smashing and uprooting gravestones.
43 Jewish Graves Desecrated in ViennaAustrian authorities investigating the desecration of 43 graves in two Jewish sections of Vienna’s main cemetery.
Soon near Tel Aviv: Community Mausoleum BurialCommunity mausoleum burial site to hold about 35,000 graves. Tel Aviv area cemeteries running out of space.
Lawsuit: Non-Jew Buried in Jewish CemeteryA Jewish woman is suing a local synagogue for allowing a non-Jewish woman to be buried in a Jewish cemetery.
'Book of Dead' Offers Hope to Jewish FamiliesA book containing records of people buried in Austrian Jewish cemetery may inform families where their ancestors were put to rest.
Jewish Graves Found in GazaGraves belonging to Jews who fought for the British Army in World War I have been found in a Gaza cemetery.
Video: Cemetery Vandalism on Mount of OlivesVandalism at the Mount of Olives Jewish Cemetery in Jerusalem was documented on video. Perpetrator sentenced to 3 months.
Arrests for Cemetery VandalismYouths aged 15-16 from A-Tur are suspected of smashing 20 gravestones in the cemetery’s American Section in the past months.
Jewish Graves Desecrated in IranA video uploaded to YouTube shows that terrorists have desecrated graves in Jewish cemeteries in Iran. 25,000 Jews still live in Iran today.
Cemetery Vandal ConvictedNational Socialist Movement could face up to seven years in prison for vandalizing a Jewish cemetery near Chicago.
Court Discusses Fake Arab GravesJerusalem Magistrates Court discusses new Arab tombstones in central Jerusalem cemetery following Arutz7 report that it is a ploy to gain land.
Security Demand at Mt. of OlivesFormer Jerusalem city council member Haim Miller will demand installation of dozens of video cameras to monitor the Mount of Olives Cemetery.
Anti-Semites Smash Jewish GravesAnti-Semitic violence is being directed at Jewish graves, which were desecrated at historic cemeteries in Louisiana and in Greece.
Mount of Olives DesecrationDespite Knesset's plan to protect Jerusalem graves, Lalov Rebbe's tomb is vandalized yet again. Local Arabs suspected in incident.
Stern: Fallen Soldiers Not EqualFormer head of IDF manpower Elazar Stern believes Israel should differentiate between soldiers killed in combat and others.
Police Ignore Empty Arab GravesTwo weeks after a Supreme Court suit demanding that empty Arab graves alongside the Temple Mount be filled with dirt, nothing has yet been done.