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An American Jew at the Pope's visit to the Rome Synagogue

Catholic-Jewish relations are far from perfect, but it is clear this Pope seeks to build relations between our two faiths.  Elie Hirschfeld, 2/2/2016, 8:00 AM

'Open a Door to Israel' exhibit opens in Rome

A new interactive exhibit to educate the world about Israeli society launched in Rome with Deputy Foreign Minister in attendance.Yoni Kempsinki, 1/24/2016, 12:26 PM

Security hyped for Pope's visit to Rome Synagogue

Pope Francis to visit main Roman synagogue and meet with Jewish community leaders on Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2016, 1:49 PM

Italy: Police probe Muslim site's Jewish blacklist

Radio Islam mimics neo-Nazi sites, compiles list of 100 'influential Jews' - including popular Arutz Sheva columnists.Ari Soffer, 12/22/2015, 6:56 PM

Pope Francis to visit synagogue in Rome ghetto

Pope to become third pontiff to visit Rome's main synagogue, in ghetto where Jews were confined by Vatican until end of 1800s.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2015, 8:42 PM

ISIS threats prompt closure of Rome's air space

Italy’s Interior Minister says air space over Rome will be closed to drones throughout the Holy Year celebrations beginning next month.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2015, 2:43 AM

Terrorist Attacks Tourist outside Rome's Colosseum

Man shouting 'Allah is great' holds woman hostage at knifepoint in the heart of the West; hundreds of onlookers horrified.Tova Dvorin, 7/15/2015, 5:59 PM

ISIS 'Conquers Rome' - On Twitter

Photos purport to show jihadist gloating at various landmarks, following numerous reports ISIS is trying to infiltrate Italy.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2015, 7:29 PM

Rome: Homeless Muslim Man Saves Israeli Woman

Homeless Muslim man in Rome saves an Israel woman after she jumped off a bridge into the Tiber River.Matt Wanderman, 5/17/2015, 9:29 PM

Islam Wants to Convert Rome

There are three "Romes". Will each of them fall before the Islamic hordes? The Pope has already capitulated. Giulio Meotti, 3/10/2015, 11:18 AM

ISIS: European Muslims Actually Sleeper ISIS Cells

New ISIS text calls on Muslims who are active in pro-Palestinian groups in the EU to rise up, conquer Rome by 2020.Tova Dvorin, 2/27/2015, 11:23 AM

Jewish Leader Arrested Trying to Flee Auschwitz

'Disgrace' as Rome's Jewish community leader gets locked in death camp parents were murdered in, then interrogated by Polish police.Ari Yashar, 1/29/2015, 3:33 PM

Italy: Six Convicted of Spreading Anti-Semitism

Rome court convicts six men of spreading pro-fascist and anti-Semitic ideas with banners, posters and graffiti in the Italian capital.Ben Ariel, 1/21/2015, 5:16 AM

'International Islamic Terrorism Knows No Borders'

Netanyahu sends condolences to Canberra over Sydney siege from Rome; maintains Israel opposes peace deal with PA and Hamas.Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2014, 10:50 PM

Kerry Heads to Rome to Talk 'Palestinian State'

US Secretary of State to meet with Netanyahu, Russian FM over 'window of opportunity' to solve regional conflicts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2014, 7:45 AM

Museum Lets You Take a Tour of the Roman Ghetto

New museum exhibit allows visitors to experience the anti-Semitic confinement of the Jewish ghetto in 3D reconstructed maps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2014, 10:09 PM

Israel is the Crucial Border of Western Civilization

Europe's moral equivalence between terrorists and Israel.Why hasn’t the European Parliament ever convened to condemn the killing of Jews at the hands of an Arab terrorist? Giulio Meotti, 11/24/2014, 9:43 AM

Haniyeh: No to Disarmament

Gaza Hamas chief joins Mashaal's call to take Israel to International Criminal Court.Dalit Halevy, Gil Ronen, 9/13/2014, 10:27 PM

Italian Minister Says Rome 'Primary Target' for IS

Italy at risk as symbol of West and Christianity according to interior minister, who notes at least 48 Italians have left for jihad.Ari Yashar, 9/10/2014, 8:18 AM

'Jews, the End is Near', Says Graffiti in Rome

Anti-Semitic graffiti and swastikas appear across Rome in the wake of Israel's operation in Gaza. Rome's mayor condemns.Elad Benari, 7/30/2014, 3:12 AM

Suspect Found in Anti-Semitic 'Pig's Heads' Case

Man allegedly responsible for anti-Semitic gesture is a member of right-wing and Neo-Fascist groups, local media report.Tova Dvorin, 2/2/2014, 1:26 PM

Rome: Pig Heads Sent to Israeli Embassy, Synagogue

Italian police responding to bomb threat against Rome's main synagogue make grisly discovery.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 1/25/2014, 6:12 PM

Netanyahu: Iran Will Wreak Havoc on Middle East

Following meeting with Italian PM Enrico Letta, Netanyahu says stopping Iran, not peace with PA, key to Middle East calm.Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2013, 9:58 PM

Netanyahu Headed to Rome for Vatican Talks

Netanyahu takes off Sunday for Vatican; expected to discuss Iran deal, PA talks, and rumors of Pope Francis's visit in 2014.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2013, 1:33 PM

Pope Rejects Meeting with Bibi in Rome

Source says Netanyahu will not be meeting with Pope Francis during trip to Rome, as "audiences must be arranged in advance".Elad Benari, 10/21/2013, 2:42 AM

Nazi War Criminal's Funeral Interrupted

The funeral of Erich Priebke in a town near Rome was interrupted as hundreds of angry people protested against it.Elad Benari, 10/16/2013, 1:13 AM

Death of Nazi War Criminal Sparks Burial Debate

The death in Rome of a Nazi war criminal has sparked a furor after the Vatican banned a church funeral and Argentina refused the body.Elad Benari, 10/15/2013, 4:12 AM

Nazi War Criminal Dies in Italy at 100

Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke, who never showed remorse for his crimes, dies in Rome aged 100.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2013, 9:49 PM

Rome: Scuffles Outside Home of Nazi War Criminal

Scuffles erupted outside the Rome home of Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke, as he celebrated his 100th birthday.Elad Benari, 7/30/2013, 2:16 AM

Israeli Historian Proves Roman Friendship to Jews

Tablet turns the world of historical research upside down; cites ancient Jewish warrior "Judah Maccabee"Hana Levi Julian, 7/25/2013, 6:38 PM

Foreign Ministry Helps Stranded Israelis Come Home

A special flight will bring home Israeli tourists who were stranded after airline Wind Jet cancelled their flight due to financial problems.Elad Benari, 8/13/2012, 1:10 AM

Rome Mayor Caught in Anti-Semitic Blunder

Rome mayor was forced to cancel a book presentation in City Hall following an outcry that it was to be given by a convicted neo-Nazi.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/30/2012, 12:39 PM

Rome's Jews Host El Al Officials

Hundreds of Rome’s Jews write in the Chabad movement’s Sefer Torah for Jewish Unity, a project inititated by El Al.Elad Benari, 2/7/2012, 6:15 AM

Gladiators Arrested Outside Colosseum

Police in Rome conduct an undercover sting and arrest some 20 "gladiators" and "centurions" outside the Colosseum and other sites.Gabe Kahn., 8/14/2011, 1:58 PM

Mass European Rally for Israel

'For the truth, for Israel' - Mass rally to be held in Rome, the first European bipartisan event aimed at restoring the truth regarding Israel.Hillel Fendel, 10/4/2010, 3:42 PM

Blunt Talk Confronts Pope

A Jewish leader told Pope Benedict on his historic visit to Rome’s main synagogue that Pope Pius’ silence still hurts as a failed act."Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/17/2010, 7:34 PM

Shech Abdul Hadi Palazzi in Hebron

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Travel Feature: Herodium

The location of Herod’s tomb remained a mystery until an archaeologist set his sites on an overlooked side of the fortress palace of Herodium.Shalom Pollack, 7/18/2009, 9:08 PM