Bereaved mother speaks with wife of driver who ran over her 9-year-old son

Bereaved mother speaks with wife of driver who ran over her 9-year-old son

Standing by body of his 9-year-old son David, killed in fatal truck accident bereaved father Rabbi Yuval offers inspiring words of faith.Mordechai Sones, 10/27/2020, 4:07 PM
Boy run over in Ashkelon named as David Ohayon

Boy run over in Ashkelon named as David Ohayon

MDA teams called to scene of serious accident found boy suffering severe head injury, forced to determine his death on the spot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2020, 7:05 PM
9-year-old killed after being run over in Ashkelon

9-year-old killed after being run over in Ashkelon

Boy dies after being run over by truck while riding his bicycle in Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2020, 3:36 PM
Rocket launched at Israel from Gaza

Rocket launched at Israel from Gaza

Residents of Ashkelon hear explosion after Red Alert siren sounds. IDF confirms rocket launch from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2020, 9:25 PM
Ashkelon donates 2,000 masks to Baltimore Jewish community

Ashkelon donates 2,000 masks to Baltimore Jewish community

Southern Israeli city of Ashkelon makes donation to its city sister in the US to help deal with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2020, 7:33 PM
Israeli man who rescued Bedouin woman and her 3 children to be posthumously honored

Israeli man who rescued Bedouin woman and her 3 children to be posthumously honored

Jewish man who died while rescuing Bedouin woman and her three children to be posthumously honored with Civil Medal of Distinguished ServiceMarcy Oster, JTA, 7/7/2020, 7:57 AM
Coronavirus in an Ashkelon preschool?

Coronavirus in an Ashkelon preschool?

Ashkelon municipality replaces all staff members until coronavirus test results are received.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 10:46 AM
Ashkelon: 10-year-old girl seriously injured by exploding glass

Ashkelon: 10-year-old girl seriously injured by exploding glass

Doctors working to stabilize condition of 10-year-old girl in serious condition after glass explodes in her home in Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2020, 6:46 PM
Ashkelon boy says: 'We heard a boom, Mom lay down on top of me'

Ashkelon boy says: 'We heard a boom, Mom lay down on top of me'

Mother, son, describe reactions to unexpected rocket attacks on Ashkelon. 'We're second-class citizens.'103FM, 2/24/2020, 1:04 PM
Ashkelon chimneys lit for the return of the Gaza captives

Ashkelon chimneys lit for the return of the Gaza captives

Video screened on the Ashkelon chimneys showing the photos of Oron Shaul, Hadar Goldin and Avera Mengistu.Orli Harari, 2/24/2020, 6:54 AM
How can attacks against Jews in Israel be viewed as "normal'?

How can attacks against Jews in Israel be viewed as "normal'?

News outlets report the rocket attack that forced the PM to take shelter as ‘normal.’ Supreme authorities of self-righteousness such as the ICC (International Criminal Court) will surely find a way to blame Israel for it. David Rubin, 12/27/2019, 3:15 PM
'The Roman menu made its way to the tables of ancient Israel'

'The Roman menu made its way to the tables of ancient Israel'

Wine and fish sauce: The 2000-year-old culinary preferences of the Romans, revealed in Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2019, 1:01 PM
Watch: Ashkelon hit by heavy flooding

Watch: Ashkelon hit by heavy flooding

Heavy rains lead to flash floods in coastal city of Ashkelon, hitting homes and forcing road closures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2019, 8:18 AM
Netanyahu: We have a historic opportunity

Netanyahu: We have a historic opportunity

PM discusses call with Donald Trump on plans to apply sovereignty to Jordan Valley. 'Things we could have only dreamed of are happening.'Nitzan Keidar, 12/2/2019, 2:41 PM
Footage of warning sirens' impact on children goes viral

Footage of warning sirens' impact on children goes viral

Ashkelon resident films her traumatized children trembling with fear after sirens sounded in the middle of the night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2019, 2:27 PM
'The residents' resilience gives us maneuverability'

'The residents' resilience gives us maneuverability'

Education Minister Rabbi Rafi Peretz visits Ashkelon’s situation room amid rocket fire on the city.Hezki Baruch, 11/14/2019, 4:43 AM
Israel under attack: How will it end?

Israel under attack: How will it end?

Tamar Yonah updates from the south and talks to residents and experts about the current round of fighting and its consequences.Israel News Talk Radio, 11/13/2019, 5:14 AM
10-year-old in Ashkelon saves his father's life

10-year-old in Ashkelon saves his father's life

Ten-year-old Yarin summoned MDA, who arrived at his home a moment before his father collapsed due to cardiac arrest.Orly Harari, 10/27/2019, 10:16 PM
PA man suspected of murder in death of Israeli baby

PA man suspected of murder in death of Israeli baby

Police seek to extend remand of Arab Hevron resident suspected of abusing child who died of her injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 1:21 PM
Ashkelon: Baby in critical condition, PA man arrested

Ashkelon: Baby in critical condition, PA man arrested

Mother, father, family friend from Hevron arrested after 11-month-old girl hospitalized with skull fractures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2019, 7:31 PM
Woman injured in rocket attack in Ashkelon dies from her wounds

Woman injured in rocket attack in Ashkelon dies from her wounds

Nina Ginisdanova, 80, was critically wounded in November 2018 from a rocket fired from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 11:22 PM
Red alert siren interrupts Netanyahu speech

Red alert siren interrupts Netanyahu speech

Civilians report seeing Iron Dome intercept rockets after sirens blare in southern Israel. Netanyahu conference in Ashdod interrupted.Gary Willig, 9/10/2019, 9:16 PM
Bereaved father directs message to drivers

Bereaved father directs message to drivers

'I want to tell people to drive carefully,' says bereaved father, adding, 'What they do to parents, it's simply family destruction.'Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2019, 6:34 PM
Woman dead in accident in Ashkelon

Woman dead in accident in Ashkelon

Woman in her 20s killed when vehicle collides with a guardrail. Three others injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 4:04 AM
Watch: Spa employee fights back against armed Bedouin robbers

Watch: Spa employee fights back against armed Bedouin robbers

Two Bedouin robbers violently attack female worker in course of robbery attempt, but she doesn't let them go without a fight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 8:15 AM
Military exercise in southern Israel

Military exercise in southern Israel

IDF schedules three-day military exercise in Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2019, 10:13 PM
Israeli woman injured during Gaza rocket attacks dies

Israeli woman injured during Gaza rocket attacks dies

Two months after suffering serious injuries during Gaza rocket attack, 89-year-old Ashkelon woman succumbs to her injuries.Arutz Sheva, 7/7/2019, 4:22 PM
Gantz: Defense begins with deterrence

Gantz: Defense begins with deterrence

Blue and White party tours, holds weekly meeting in Ashkelon, vows to protect residents better than Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2019, 6:16 PM
Watch: Sea of jellyfish at Ashkelon power plant

Watch: Sea of jellyfish at Ashkelon power plant

Electric Corporation workers at Rothenberg plant in Ashkelon face thousands of jellyfish arriving at the plant with seawater.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2019, 1:01 PM
UN sees results of Hamas attacks on the south

UN sees results of Hamas attacks on the south

Delegation of UN ambassadors visits Ashkerlon home of man killed by Hamas rocket, scholl damaged by rocket strike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 4:28 PM
'Let the IDF loose' to restore peace

'Let the IDF loose' to restore peace

Likud MK Uzi Dayan, Mayor Tomer Galam visit home of rocket victim. 'We want the other side to get hit hard - they shouldn't set the agenda.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2019, 12:43 PM
Rocket fired towards Ashkelon

Rocket fired towards Ashkelon

“Red Alert” sirens heard in Ashkelon and Hof Ashkelon Regional Council. One rocket from Gaza intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 3:48 AM
'You died protecting your homeland'

'You died protecting your homeland'

Nahal Haredi sergeant killed in Givat Assaf terror attack Thursday laid to rest at Ashkelon military cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2018, 12:03 PM
Islamic Jihad releases footage of rocket launch

Islamic Jihad releases footage of rocket launch

Terrorist organization shows off launch of large rocket which slammed into Ashkelon last week.Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 9:55 PM
'Honoring my mother saved my life'

'Honoring my mother saved my life'

Chabad emissaries visiting Ashkelon after huge rocket barrage astonished by story of man whose life was saved by helping his mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2018, 5:14 PM
One dead as rocket hits Ashkelon home

One dead as rocket hits Ashkelon home

40-year-old man killed, 40-year-old woman in critical condition as rocket hits residential building in Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 11/13/2018, 3:58 AM
Direct hit on Ashkelon house

Direct hit on Ashkelon house

1 injured in barrage on Ashkelon as 300 rockets fired at Israel in largest rocket attack since 2014 conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 10:43 PM
Concern: Marine infiltration from Gaza

Concern: Marine infiltration from Gaza

IDF says Hamas seeking to increase ability to launch attacks from the sea. Border Police increase presence along coast of Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 10:14 PM
Lotto winner vows to fund Torah study

Lotto winner vows to fund Torah study

Ashkelon man wins 11.3 million shekels, says he will use part of winnings to support yeshiva students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 6:05 PM
Israel Dog Unit finds missing man unconscious in Ashkelon

Israel Dog Unit finds missing man unconscious in Ashkelon

Search succeeds for missing Ashkelon man amid sirens and booms from intercepted rockets; attempted suicide recovers in ICU.Mordechai Sones, 5/31/2018, 4:56 PM
Air raid siren disrupts Israeli wedding

Air raid siren disrupts Israeli wedding

Bride whose wedding was interrupted by an air raid siren says she 'couldn't believe there was a siren' in the middle of her wedding.Orly Harari, 5/30/2018, 9:56 AM
Bennett honors 'the world's best soldier'

Bennett honors 'the world's best soldier'

Naftali Bennett speaks about legendary soldier Emmanuel Moreno at a ceremony dedicating a street after him.Tzvi Lev, 3/22/2018, 10:54 PM
Female soldier in serious condition after collapsing at IDF base

Female soldier in serious condition after collapsing at IDF base

Soldier lost consciousness suddenly at IDF training facility, rushed to hospital in serious condition.David Rosenberg, 3/20/2018, 7:09 PM
IDF attacks additional Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks additional Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF says it attacked additional Hamas targets in Gaza. Sirens heard in Ashkelon and Sderot were false alarms.Elad Benari, 2/18/2018, 4:20 AM
Twin sisters found dead in Ashkelon, murder suspected

Twin sisters found dead in Ashkelon, murder suspected

Two women found dead in their Ashkelon apartment. 'No one saw them over the past few days.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2018, 2:19 PM
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF strikes Hamas positions in northern Gaza in retaliation for rocket fire on Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 12/12/2017, 12:52 AM
Rockets fired from Gaza towards Ashkelon

Rockets fired from Gaza towards Ashkelon

Iron Dome successfully intercepts at least two rockets fired by Gaza terrorists towards Ashkelon.Ido Ben Porat, 12/11/2017, 11:46 PM
10 injured in fires in Kiryat Haim, Ashkelon

10 injured in fires in Kiryat Haim, Ashkelon

6 injured, including several children,in Kiryat Haim apartment fire. 4 injured from thick smoke in Ashkelon fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2017, 10:19 PM
Between Judaism and Islam: The saga of Noy Sheetrit

Between Judaism and Islam: The saga of Noy Sheetrit

24-year-old Jewish woman's conversion to Islam on the Temple Mount - then return to Judaism - raises questions of assimilation in Israel.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2017, 12:48 PM
Ashkelon suspect detained, security alert lifted

Ashkelon suspect detained, security alert lifted

Security forces arrest Arab infiltrator suspected of terror activity in Ashkelon.Yoel Domb, 8/27/2017, 3:58 PM
Watch: Police comb Ashkelon for suspicious person

Watch: Police comb Ashkelon for suspicious person

Watch heavily armed police combing the coastal city for a suspected terrorist.Tzvi Lev, 8/27/2017, 3:49 PM
Suspicions of terrorist in Ashkelon

Suspicions of terrorist in Ashkelon

Large number of forces in Ashkelon after reports of a terrorist in the city. Police call on public to increase vigilance.Ido ben Porat, 8/27/2017, 1:29 PM
Suspected murder-suicide in Ashkelon

Suspected murder-suicide in Ashkelon

Police find woman dead in Ashkelon apartment, man dead on ground outside.Chana Roberts, 4/15/2017, 8:04 PM
Gush Katif evacuee appointed Ashkelon Chief Rabbi

Gush Katif evacuee appointed Ashkelon Chief Rabbi

Rabbi Ophir Cohen, head of the Ashkelon religious community, was chosen as the new Chief Rabbi of Ashkelon.Yoel Domb, 9/15/2016, 4:32 PM
10 arrested at demonstration in Ashkelon

10 arrested at demonstration in Ashkelon

Police claim right-wing protesters hurled stones at police during demonstration against terrorist receiving treatment in Israeli hospital.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 8/9/2016, 10:24 PM
Israel ordered to pay Iran $1.2 billion

Israel ordered to pay Iran $1.2 billion

Swiss arbitrators have ruled in favor of Iran in a case that is more than 37 years old.Rachel Kaplan, 8/8/2016, 10:59 AM
6-year-old falls from 3rd story in Ashkelon

6-year-old falls from 3rd story in Ashkelon

A 6-year-old boy fell out of the window at a three story height in Ashkelon; he was evacuated to the hospital in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2016, 9:29 PM