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News and updates about Old City

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory

Arab police officer in charge of Jerusalem armory is indicted for theft, subversion of legal processes, and weapons crimes.

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory

'She stepped out of the taxi - and drew her knife'

Female terrorist who wounded two near Jerusalem's Old City is indicted by Jerusalem court.

'She stepped out of the taxi - and drew her knife'

Greek Orthodox Church: Land sale to Jews 'politically motivated'

Church vows to appeal Jerusalem court ruling upholding sale of church property in Old City to Jews.

Greek Orthodox Church: Land sale to Jews 'politically motivated'

'Those who commit terror attacks should not return home alive'

Old City police officer says reactions to terrorists must be immediate, condemns Temple Mount activist for 'upsetting' status quo.

'Those who commit terror attacks should not return home alive'

Terror victims speaks

'If I hadn't been wearing a helmet I'd be dead'

Jewish man beaten by Arab in Old City recounts attack. Lawyer says police detained victim and tried to let attacker go free.

'If I hadn't been wearing a helmet I'd be dead'

Tisha B'Av - Remembering the destruction of the Temples

Police deployed in large forces in Old City for protection as Jews prepare to fast to commemorate destruction of the Holy Temples.

Tisha B'Av - Remembering the destruction of the Temples

Watch: Motorcyclists salute Jerusalem police

A group of over 100 motorcyclists come to the Western Wall, show their support for the Israel police.

Watch: Motorcyclists salute Jerusalem police

Respecting worshipers, dealing harshly with violent rioters

Police Commissioner Alsheikh oversees preparations for Temple Mount prayers, Arab violence, says police 'respect worshipers, not rioters.'

Respecting worshipers, dealing harshly with violent rioters

Arab violence expected in and around Old City

Israel Police close area to men under 50, remove would-be protesters who wanted to sleep on Temple Mount.

Arab violence expected in and around Old City

Greenblatt headed to Israel amid Jerusalem crisis

Trump's special envoy heading to Israel to support efforts to reduce tensions.

Greenblatt headed to Israel amid Jerusalem crisis

Kushner leading efforts to end Jerusalem crisis

Senior official says Trump's son-in-law is leading American efforts to quell Jerusalem riots.

Kushner leading efforts to end Jerusalem crisis

Riots continue in Jerusalem, two Border Policemen wounded

Arabs riot in the Old City. Firebombs and rocks thrown at several locations in Judea and Samaria.

Riots continue in Jerusalem, two Border Policemen wounded

White House: Zero tolerance for terrorism, we applaud Israel

White House condemns Temple Mount attack, applauds Israel's decision to close Temple Mount.

White House: Zero tolerance for terrorism, we applaud Israel

Watch: Footage of Temple Mount attack

Security camera footage shows Jerusalem terrorists took advantage of holy site to carry out the attack.

Watch: Footage of Temple Mount attack

Two Druze police officers killed in Temple Mount terror attack

Three Arab terrorists shoot at policemen near Old City's Lions Gate, killing two policemen and injuring a third.

Two Druze police officers killed in Temple Mount terror attack

Police officers shot in terror attack die of their wounds

Terrorists descend Temple Mount with firearms; kill two policemen in terror attack near Lions Gate.

Police officers shot in terror attack die of their wounds

Rivlin: It's time for Arab leadership to condemn terror

President Rivlin slams terrorists, promises to defend Israel's sovereignty and citizens with a strong hand.

Rivlin: It's time for Arab leadership to condemn terror

'Palestinian Authority incites terrorism'

Security forces search Temple Mount for additional terrorists, weapons, Public Security Minister says PA incites terrorism.

'Palestinian Authority incites terrorism'

'We need to close the Temple Mount to Muslims'

Deputy Defense Minister blames UNESCO for terror attack, Jewish Home MK says Israel should respond by closing Temple Mount to Muslims.

'We need to close the Temple Mount to Muslims'

MK: Today's attack a 'dangerous escalation' in terror

MKs respond to terror attack, say those who desecrate Temple Mount with blood have no right to be there.

MK: Today's attack a 'dangerous escalation' in terror

US Ambassador to Israel: Terrorism must be condemned, defeated

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman says terrorism must be 'defeated,' expresses shock at terror attack.

US Ambassador to Israel: Terrorism must be condemned, defeated

WATCH: 'Neutralized' terrorist stands up and is eliminated

'Neutralized' terrorist stands back up to continue shooting policemen and is eliminated before he can fire.

WATCH: 'Neutralized' terrorist stands up and is eliminated

UNESCO condemns Jewish presence in Old City of Jerusalem

UN organization declares Israel 'occupying power' of Old City, denies Israeli sovereignty.

UNESCO condemns Jewish presence in Old City of Jerusalem

Netanyahu cancels entry permits for Palestinian Arabs

Following attack in Jerusalem, Netanyahu orders cancellation of entry permits to Palestinian Arabs to visit relatives.

Netanyahu cancels entry permits for Palestinian Arabs

Ambassador Bolton

'Basic human right for Jews to purchase homes'

Former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton says prevention of Jews from buying homes from willing sellers in Old City is 'unacceptable.'

'Basic human right for Jews to purchase homes'

Israeli government gathers in Western Wall tunnels

Government holds meeting discussing making Western Wall more accessible for wheelchairs, affirming new Communications Minister.

Israeli government gathers in Western Wall tunnels

History of Jerusalem - presented on the walls of the Old City

Multimedia show on Old City's walls shows Jerusalem's history, celebrates 50 years since city's liberation.

History of Jerusalem - presented on the walls of the Old City

Housing Ministry meets in Muslim Quarter

Housing Ministry hold monthly meeting in home of former PM Ariel Sharon and location where Mark Twain stayed during visit to the Holy Land.

Housing Ministry meets in Muslim Quarter

WATCH: Jerusalem Light and Sound Show

Culture Minister invites everyone to light and sound show honoring 50th anniversary of Jerusalem's unification.

WATCH: Jerusalem Light and Sound Show

Watch: Building the Yemenite Village in Jerusalem

Part four of Arutz Sheva and Ateret Cohanim's special project on the renewal of Jewish presence in all of Jerusalem.

Watch: Building the Yemenite Village in Jerusalem

Jordan: Our position against terrorism is clear

Jordan's Foreign Minister responds to Netanyahu's criticism of Jordan following Jerusalem stabbing attack.

Jordan: Our position against terrorism is clear

'I tried to do everything for my family'

Policeman 'N' recounts the moments fighting for his life against the terrorist in Saturday's attack in the Old City of Jerusalem.

'I tried to do everything for my family'

PA media blames Jerusalem attack on the victim

PA's official news agency claims the police officer wounded in Old City attack was racist and violent.

PA media blames Jerusalem attack on the victim

WATCH: Terrorist attacks Jerusalem policeman

Terrorist spots policeman, stabs him, haredi passersby help capture terrorist.

WATCH: Terrorist attacks Jerusalem policeman

Continuing 700 years of building Jerusalem

Arutz Sheva and Ateret Cohanim present a special project focusing on the renewal of Jewish presence in all of Jerusalem.

Continuing 700 years of building Jerusalem

Jews attacked by Arab mob - then arrested

Police arrive at scene of Arab attack on Jewish visitors in Old City of Jerusalem, arrest victims instead of attackers.

Jews attacked by Arab mob - then arrested

Temple Mount activists: We will win

'Temple Mount Faithful' holds candle lighting ceremony near Jerusalem's Old City on Sunday morning.

Temple Mount activists: We will win

Bennett at Western Wall: It's time for sovereignty

Education Minister visits Western Wall, says UN resolution presents both danger and opportunity.

Bennett at Western Wall: It's time for sovereignty

Second Temple era archaeological site damaged by alleged arson

Ancient site in Old City of Jerusalem damaged in suspected arson attack.

Second Temple era archaeological site damaged by alleged arson

'Where they cut life short, we will add goodness'

Old City youth dedicated a coffee corner at the site where Rabbi Nehemia Lavi and Aharon Benita were murdered by a terrorist one year ago.

'Where they cut life short, we will add goodness'

Police save life of Arab who collapsed from epileptic seizure

Border police responded quickly upon hearing that an Arab man had collapsed in the Old City of Jerusalem and saved his life.

Police save life of Arab who collapsed from epileptic seizure

Court rules in favor of yeshiva students detained by police

The Jerusalem Magistrate Court ruled that the police acted improperly in detaining a yeshiva student and confiscating his pamphlets.

Court rules in favor of yeshiva students detained by police

U.S. lawmakers urge UNESCO not to rewrite Jerusalem's history

Ros-Lehtinen and Cruz lead bipartisan effort urging UNESCO to reject resolution describing the Temple Mount as holy Muslim site.

U.S. lawmakers urge UNESCO not to rewrite Jerusalem's history

Aharon Benita's widow: Pain and anguish in every breath

Adele Banita, widow of Aharon Benita who was murdered in a terror attack 12 months ago, described her situation in a Facebook post.

Aharon Benita's widow: Pain and anguish in every breath

U.S. diplomatic missions warn against visits to Jerusalem

American citizens warned to avoid certain parts of Jerusalem because of an increase in stabbing attacks in and around the Old City.

U.S. diplomatic missions warn against visits to Jerusalem

Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Jordan condemns "barbaric act" of Israel killing a Jordanian who tried to carry out a stabbing attack in the Old City of Jerusalem.

Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Do Slichot tours need to ask for forgiveness?:

Residents of the Old City of Jerusalem can't sleep for an entire month. They find it unforgivable.

Do Slichot tours need to ask for forgiveness?:

Prayer in the Muslim Quarter is not a crime

Judge overturns police arrest of girls praying near gate to Temple Mount.

Prayer in the Muslim Quarter is not a crime

Zionist response: Jews reclaim house at site of terrorist murder

Jewish residents move into redeemed house in Jerusalem's 'Muslim Quarter', near site of recent terrorist murders.

Zionist response: Jews reclaim house at site of terrorist murder

Arab arrested for assisting Old City stabber

Police arrest Arab youth for helping terrorist who stabbed 60-year-old Jewish man near Lion's Gate last night.

Arab arrested for assisting Old City stabber

Watch: Returning a home to Jewish hands

Arutz Sheva is on the scene as Jews return to Beit Dolgin, a building of apartments owned by Jews in the Muslim Quarter.

Watch: Returning a home to Jewish hands

Watch: From Central Park guru to Old City Jew

Gutman Locks was once worshiped as a god by Indian villagers, and spent time as Christian healer - today, he leads a very different life.

Watch: From Central Park guru to Old City Jew

Jewish man injured in fight with Arabs in Jerusalem

21-year-old Jewish man wounded in Old City evening when an argument between Jews and Arabs escalates into a physical fight.

Jewish man injured in fight with Arabs in Jerusalem

Arab girl prayed, went to school and then to stab

Indictment reveals how PA TV factored in 14-year-old's terror attempt in the Old City, before alert officer asked to see her hands.

Arab girl prayed, went to school and then to stab

Woman gets back gun license taken over Temple Mount prayer

Old City resident successfully petitions having her license revoked in the midst of a terror wave for ‘Praying on Temple Mount.’

Woman gets back gun license taken over Temple Mount prayer

New York Times again vilifies Israel without facts

Editors once again have to correct Diaa Hadid, formerly of Electronic Intifada, after she slams Old City Arab eviction on a complete lie.

New York Times again vilifies Israel without facts

Two weeks after release, Arab girl tries to stab again

15-year-old indicted for two attempted murders after police arrest and let her go; in first attack she was armed with a Koran and 5 knives.

Two weeks after release, Arab girl tries to stab again

Life on the Jerusalem homefront

Life on the Jerusalem homefront

Report: Kim and Kanye to baptize newborn son in Jerusalem

Famous couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reportedly will baptize their son, Saint West, in Jerusalem

Report: Kim and Kanye to baptize newborn son in Jerusalem

Old City residents demand police remove metal detectors

In letter to chief of Jerusalem police, Old City residents blast metal detectors as 'symbol of weakness.'

Old City residents demand police remove metal detectors