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News and updates about Lod

Police close investigations against dozens of Lod rioters

Victims of Arab rioters receive messages from police that the investigations have been closed with no arrests.

Police close investigations against dozens of Lod rioters

'Why are prosecutors letting pro-terror imam off so easy?'

Watchdog group blasts 'watered-down indictment' against pro-terror imam from central Israeli city targeted by Arab rioters.

'Why are prosecutors letting pro-terror imam off so easy?'

Lod imam to be indicted for incitement

Indictment to be filed in the Ramla Magistrate's Court against Sheikh Yusuf Albaz, the Imam of the Great Mosque in Lod.

Lod imam to be indicted for incitement

Miracle in Lod: Toddler rescued from hot car

Passerby extracts little girl who had been left in car for 3 hours in midst of a heat wave. The child is in good condition.

Miracle in Lod: Toddler rescued from hot car

Man shot & killed in Lod, murder suspected

Attack appears to be latest in string of revenge attacks in dispute between two families.

Man shot & killed in Lod, murder suspected

8th graders nearly lynched in Lod

3 school boys on way to end of school year party violently attacked by group of 20 Arab youths.

8th graders nearly lynched in Lod

Indictment filed against murderers of the late Yigal Yehoshua

Indictment says "The respondents banded together to throw stones at vehicles, after verifying that the vehicles carried Jewish passengers."

Indictment filed against murderers of the late Yigal Yehoshua

Administrative arrest warrant against suspected Lod shooter

Defense Minister Gantz takes unusual step, signs administrative detention order for Israeli Arab suspected of shooting Jew in Lod.

Administrative arrest warrant against suspected Lod shooter

'There's no security in Lod, the State has abandoned us'

Ahuva Barginski has lived in Lod for 26 years. "If we call the police, 99% of the time they don't turn up."

'There's no security in Lod, the State has abandoned us'

Gang that killed Lod resident Yigal Yehoshua arrested

Interrogations reveal plan to ambush Jews, intent to murder.

Gang that killed Lod resident Yigal Yehoshua arrested

Imam's attorney: Video showing slaying isn't incitement

Attorney insists Sheikh Al-Baz does not support Hamas, was not calling for violence.

Imam's attorney: Video showing slaying isn't incitement

Public Security Minister visits Lod

Public Security Minister Omer Bar-Lev and his deputy tour city of Lod following recent riots.

Public Security Minister visits Lod

Lod Imam arrested for incitement to violence

Sheikh Yussuf Al-Baz posted Facebook video showing slaying of Israeli police officers, writing: "The best way to deal with injustice."

Lod Imam arrested for incitement to violence

Jewish residents: Violent weekend in Lod

Torah Core group in Lod reports boy attacked at kindergarten by Arab youth, delivery man attacked, stones thrown from bridge.

Jewish residents: Violent weekend in Lod

Lod: Arab girls attempt to drown Jewish girl in swimming pool

'I didn't understand what she wanted from my life, but then she made a motion on my neck as if she was slitting it,' 11-year-old H. says.

Lod: Arab girls attempt to drown Jewish girl in swimming pool

First arrest after firebomb thrown at Lod apartment

Police arrest Arab suspected of hurling firebombs at Jewish home in Lod.

First arrest after firebomb thrown at Lod apartment

Firebombs thrown at Jewish home in Lod

Three firebombs thrown at residential apartment in Lod. Residents put out the flames, no one injured.

Firebombs thrown at Jewish home in Lod

'Where were you when they tried to kill my family?'

Lod resident Rina Bloch berates Arab MKs for calling riots in Lod 'legitimate protests.'

'Where were you when they tried to kill my family?'

Border Police chief: Current calm in mixed cities 'an illusion'

'I was shocked at the depth of hatred. Next time around, there'll be shooting in the streets.'

Border Police chief: Current calm in mixed cities 'an illusion'

"We are Lod" - A hopeful celebration in a burned school

Just a week ago, rioters burned the Maoz Academy in Lod. Today, the academy hosted a brit milah - the symbolic celebration of new life.

"We are Lod" - A hopeful celebration in a burned school

250 graduates back principal who threw stones at Arab rioters

Former students sign letter expressing support for rabbi who was filmed throwing stones at Arab rioters in Lod.

250 graduates back principal who threw stones at Arab rioters

Lod: Arab students throw stones

In response to police inaction, parents in Ramat Eshkol neighborhood choose not to send children to school until security is organized.

Lod: Arab students throw stones

Lod: Arab attempted ramming attack

Arabs attempt ramming attacks on Jews, in two neighborhoods in Lod.

Lod: Arab attempted ramming attack

CBC News calls Jewish residents of Lod “settlers”

Article repeatedly refers to Jewish residents of Lod as settlers who are "infiltrating" the city.

CBC News calls Jewish residents of Lod “settlers”

Guardian of the Walls

Rabbinic opinions on the events in Israel.

Guardian of the Walls

'If we give up on Lod, we'll lose Jerusalem too'

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu accuses PM of deliberate policy of withholding police support for Lod's Jewish inhabitants.

'If we give up on Lod, we'll lose Jerusalem too'

30 Jewish families evacuated from Lod return home

"Police must confiscate all the illegal weapons if the calm is to last," say residents.

30 Jewish families evacuated from Lod return home

New information on lynching of Lod resident

Police expect to make arrests in coming days. All eight rioters identified.

New information on lynching of Lod resident

First Jew killed in Arab riots

Yigal Yehoshua succumbs to his injuries days after being attacked by Arab rioters in Lod.

First Jew killed in Arab riots

Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

United Arab List chairman visits town wracked by anti-Jewish riots, says attacks on synagogues violate Islamic values.

Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

IDU fights terror like never before

The recent surge of civil unrest in 'mixed cities' around Israel has prompted the Israel Dog Unit's first-ever emergency recruitment call.

IDU fights terror like never before

Bennett: Lod needs reinforcements now

Yamina leader Naftali Bennett issued an urgent demand for the government reinforce the Lod police by any means necessary.

Bennett: Lod needs reinforcements now

IDF soldier shot by Arab rioters still in serious condition

IDF soldier who suffered severe head injury in Arab-perpetrated lynch undergoes complex surgery.

IDF soldier shot by Arab rioters still in serious condition

Volunteers gather to protect residents of Lod from rioters

Arutz Sheva speaks to Regavim Director Meir Deutsch about the dire situation in Lod and how volunteers are protecting local residents.

Volunteers gather to protect residents of Lod from rioters

Jonathan Pollard to mixed cities: Your home is our home

"All of Israel is drawing strength from you," says Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities in an important message.

Jonathan Pollard to mixed cities: Your home is our home

Halakhic ruling: Carry phones on Shabbat in Lod

Rabbi Chaim Shmila tells congregants danger to life presented by riots necessitates taking action to help authorities catch attackers/

Halakhic ruling: Carry phones on Shabbat in Lod

A look inside Jewish home in Lod attacked by Arab rioters

Arab rioters hit Jewish apartment in Lod's Ramat Eshkol neighborhood with firebomb, causing extensive damage.

A look inside Jewish home in Lod attacked by Arab rioters

Jews who shot Lod rioters to be released

Court orders release of 3 Jews who shot and killed Arab rioter after police admit 'their case has strengthened' during investigation.

Jews who shot Lod rioters to be released

Muslim preachers openly stoke the flames in Lod's mosques

Who is sending preachers from eastern Jerusalem to incite the local population?

Muslim preachers openly stoke the flames in Lod's mosques

'The police are not a deterrent'

MK Yoaz Hendel, formerly a part of the Blue and White party, calls for infantry, Border Police, to be deployed in mixed Arab-Jewish cities.

'The police are not a deterrent'

War against Arab terror

Pregnant Arab woman seriously injured in Lod violence

Doctors in Assaf Harofeh hospital successfully delivered her baby.

Pregnant Arab woman seriously injured in Lod violence

Jew walking to synagogue is stabbed - in central Israel

In Lod, a Muslim Arab terrorist stabs a Jewish man walking to synagogue for prayers.

Jew walking to synagogue is stabbed - in central Israel

War against Arab terror

Likud minister calls for harsh punishment for vigilantes

Yoav Galant warns of 'anarchy' if citizens continue to take the law into their own hands.

Likud minister calls for harsh punishment for vigilantes

Co-existence 2.0, what was will no longer be

In the past years 'coexistence' was a hot commodity, highly popular among liberal, progressive NGO’s and donors. It was a chimera. Op-ed..

Co-existence 2.0, what was will no longer be

Channel 13 presenter attacked by right-wing extremists in Lod

Ayala Hasson, journalist and presenter for Channel 13 News, pelted with rock in the city of Lod.

Channel 13 presenter attacked by right-wing extremists in Lod

Israel Dog Unit deploys to Lod

The arrival of the IDU's canine teams at the most contested spot in Israel drew cheers from Lod residents and complaints from rioters.

Israel Dog Unit deploys to Lod

Curfew declared in Lod, over 20 arrested

Residents ordered to remain in their homes between 8 PM and 4 AM.

Curfew declared in Lod, over 20 arrested

Curfew imposed in Lod following Arab riots

Curfew in city of Lod tonight from 8 pm to 4 am in wake of Arab riots in the city.

Curfew imposed in Lod following Arab riots

President rips 'bloodthirsty' Arab mobs, 'shameful' Arab leaders

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin accuses Israeli Arab leaders of 'shameful' silence as 'bloodthirsty' mobs carry out 'pogroms' on Jews

President rips 'bloodthirsty' Arab mobs, 'shameful' Arab leaders

Public Security Minister:

'Arresting Jews who fired in self-defense awful, free them now'

Amir Ohana demands release of three Jewish civilians who opened fire on Arab rioters who attacked Lod neighborhood.

'Arresting Jews who fired in self-defense awful, free them now'

Kristallnacht in Lod

This incident underlines the anti-Semitic motive of the month long Arab violence against Jews in Israel..Op-ed.

Kristallnacht in Lod

State of emergency in Lod

'What we saw here is anarchy'

Special emergency situation declared in Lod following violent Arab riots in the city.

'What we saw here is anarchy'

Man seriously injured from rocks in Lod

Gangs of Arab rioters roam the streets of Lod, setting a synagogue and dozens of vehicles on fire.

Man seriously injured from rocks in Lod

Arab rioters attack Religious Zionist community in Lod

PLO flag raised over Jewish community in Lod during Arab riots.1 rioter shot and killed, police arrest Jewish man who fired in self-defense.

Arab rioters attack Religious Zionist community in Lod

Arabs riot in Lod, torch synagogue

Dozens of Arab residents of Lod shot fireworks at police officers, set a synagogue on fire, and tried to set fire to a police station.

Arabs riot in Lod, torch synagogue

Lod Mayor livid over fireworks on Yom Hashoah eve

Video posted to social media shows launching of fireworks by Arabs in Lod during Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies.

Lod Mayor livid over fireworks on Yom Hashoah eve

Lod: 13 year old attacked by Arabs after leaving home

Resident of central city leaves building only to be attacked by 5 Arab youths. "Every week, a different group of kids is attacked here."

Lod: 13 year old attacked by Arabs after leaving home

Lod mayor threatens those declining vaccine

Lod mayor threatens sanctions against unvaccinated residents, children will not be able to attend schools.

Lod mayor threatens those declining vaccine

Last week's car burning recognized as 'nationalist attack'

Arutz Sheva has been notified that Israeli police have recognized last week's car burning in Lod as a 'nationalist-based crime.'

Last week's car burning recognized as 'nationalist attack'

Lod mayor: Jewish criminals have some compassion, the Arabs none

Mayor accuses gov't of failure to deal with Arab organized crime as violence spirals out of control.

Lod mayor: Jewish criminals have some compassion, the Arabs none