Man suspected of attacking soldier arrested

Man suspected of attacking soldier arrested

Police arrest man suspected of attacking a soldier in uniform in Mea Shearim neighborhood of Jerusalem yesterday.Mordechai Sones, 4/25/2019, 2:08 PM
Attempt to attack soldier in Mea Shearim foiled

Attempt to attack soldier in Mea Shearim foiled

Police rescue soldier walking through J'lem haredi neighborhood after dozens of extremists gather around him, threatening violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 4:29 PM
'End attacks on IDF soldiers'

'End attacks on IDF soldiers'

Politicians call for increased sentences after 3 soldiers attacked by haredi extremists in Meah Shearim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 8:00 PM
'New Testament' - in Yiddish?

'New Testament' - in Yiddish?

Christian book translated into Yiddish found distributed along street in Jerusalem's 'Mea Shearim' haredi neighborhood.Haim Lev, 6/3/2018, 2:46 PM
Haredi youth arrested for opposing IDF draft

Haredi youth arrested for opposing IDF draft

Dozens of haredim arrive to protest arrest of anti-draft activist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 9:50 AM
Deputy mayor attacked in Mea Shearim

Deputy mayor attacked in Mea Shearim

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem attacked for the second time by haredi extremists while visiting his rabbi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2017, 10:40 PM
Extremists throw eggs at police officers

Extremists throw eggs at police officers

Five haredim caught harassing police officers disguised as soldiers in Mea Shearim. Officers who came to arrest them attacked.Reut Hadar, 6/27/2017, 1:08 AM
Soldiers attacked after getting off bus

Soldiers attacked after getting off bus

Bus forced to stop on the road in Mea Shearim due to technical malfunction. Three soldiers on the bus attacked after stepping off it.Reut Hadar, 6/26/2017, 4:04 AM
'Every soldier should walk proudly through Mea Shearim'

'Every soldier should walk proudly through Mea Shearim'

Protest march in Mea Shearim planned against attacks on haredi IDF soldiers.Shimon Cohen, 6/19/2017, 12:12 AM
Meretz MK blasts police brutality against haredi demonstrators

Meretz MK blasts police brutality against haredi demonstrators

MK Zandberg calls for Knesset to rein in police violence following reports of police assaults on haredi demonstrators in Meah Shearim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2017, 4:17 PM
Extremism: False mourning notice for haredi man who enlisted

Extremism: False mourning notice for haredi man who enlisted

Haredi extremists declare that 'evil people' killed a yeshiva student who enlisted in the IDF - and is alive and well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2017, 11:13 AM
Undercover cop busts major haredi drugs, guns ring

Undercover cop busts major haredi drugs, guns ring

Religious agent exposes 60 criminals in Mea Shearim, Ramat Beit Shemesh - and a vast array of guns, drugs and stolen cars.Ari Soffer, 12/16/2015, 3:04 PM
Haredi Paper Condemns Assault in Mea Shearim

Haredi Paper Condemns Assault in Mea Shearim

Calling the attack 'crude' and 'unacceptable,' haredi paper Hamodia stresses assault on IDF soldier does not represent the community.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 4/26/2015, 12:24 PM
Haredim Assault IDF Officer in Jerusalem

Haredim Assault IDF Officer in Jerusalem

PM Netanyahu and other Knesset Members outraged after a religious IDF officer is attacked by haredim in the Mea Shearim neighborhood.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/24/2015, 8:27 PM
Gantz: Mea Shearim Attack 'Very Serious'

Gantz: Mea Shearim Attack 'Very Serious'

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz condemned the attack on a hareidi-religious soldier in Jerusalem’s Mea Shearim neighborhood.Elad Benari, 7/11/2013, 5:15 AM
PM: 'Response to Assault is Conscript Increase'

PM: 'Response to Assault is Conscript Increase'

PM Netanyahu: "We will crack down on anyone who tries to terrorize civilians who are trying to fulfill duty to the state."Rina Tzvi , 7/10/2013, 10:00 PM
Passover Preparation in Photos

Passover Preparation in Photos

With Passover less than three weeks away, matzah factories are in full gear., 3/7/2013, 10:23 PM
Video, Photos: Satmar Rebbe Arrives in Israel

Video, Photos: Satmar Rebbe Arrives in Israel

The Satmar Rebbe arrived in Israel on Sunday night and took part in an anti-voting rally in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2013, 6:43 AM
US Helps Mea Shearim to Stay Modest

US Helps Mea Shearim to Stay Modest

Posters for visitors to Jerusalem’s hareidi religious neighborhoods ask them to dress modestly. The US State Dept. spreads the message. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/8/2012, 10:30 AM
Knesset Committee Passes Nazi Symbol Bill

Knesset Committee Passes Nazi Symbol Bill

A Knesset committee has passed a bill to fine perpetrators NIS 100,000 if they use as a slur any Holocaust symbol or calls anyone a "Nazi." Chana Ya'ar, 1/9/2012, 11:58 PM
Rabbi Lau: Shouts of 'Nazi!' Cause Me Nightmares

Rabbi Lau: Shouts of 'Nazi!' Cause Me Nightmares

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau tells Ma'ariv he was shocked to see a photo of a Jewish boy wearing a yellow star in last week's hareidi protest.Chana Ya'ar, 1/8/2012, 12:07 AM
Peled: Use of Yellow Star is Crazy

Peled: Use of Yellow Star is Crazy

Pinning a yellow star on to the chest of a child to make a point at a protest is tantamount to a loss of sanity, says Minister Yossi Peled.Chana Ya'ar, 1/1/2012, 2:42 PM