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Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

United Arab List chairman visits town wracked by anti-Jewish riots, says attacks on synagogues violate Islamic values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 15:25
Tragedy averted as IDF patrol opens friendly fire on Jewish vehicle carrying 5 kids

Tragedy averted as IDF patrol opens friendly fire on Jewish vehicle carrying 5 kids

A vehicle carrying 5 children swerved to the oncoming lane when blocked by Arabs obstructing traffic.Eitan Divinsky, 16/05/2021 15:07
Volunteers leave homes to protect the Jewish citizens of Lod

Volunteers leave homes to protect the Jewish citizens of Lod

Ezri Tobe joined volunteers from around the country who have come to Lod to give support to the city's Jewish residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 13:24
'Name one right denied to PA Arabs' - Campus liberal dismantled by Conservative activist

'Name one right denied to PA Arabs' - Campus liberal dismantled by Conservative activist

Watch Campus Reform activist Charlie Kirk destroy a student trying to defend Arab rights to a 'Palestinian state.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 12:46
Ben Shapiro tears into leftist leaders in the US: 'Covering up for Hamas'

Ben Shapiro tears into leftist leaders in the US: 'Covering up for Hamas'

Shapiro said leftist leaders are blatantly lying about Israel's efforts to defend itself from a terrorist group to bring down the West.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 11:48
Suspected shooting attack near Kiryat Arba

Suspected shooting attack near Kiryat Arba

Terrorists open fire on Israeli vehicle near Kiryat Arba. No casualties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 11:39
Arab terror in Ramla: Fireworks and Molotov cocktails

Arab terror in Ramla: Fireworks and Molotov cocktails

Jew who sat on porch of home burned by Molotov cocktail thrown at him by Arab terrorist. Fireworks shot at Jewish residences.Yehonatan Gottleib, 16/05/2021 11:10
Smotrich on Temple Mount closure to Jews: You choose disgrace, get war

Smotrich on Temple Mount closure to Jews: You choose disgrace, get war

Religious Zionism party chairman demands PM reverse decision to close holiest site in Judaism to Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 10:49
Bennett: You have to be tough in a tough neighborhood

Bennett: You have to be tough in a tough neighborhood

Yamina chairman says Israel is defending itself, calls Hamas 'cowardly' for using human shields to target Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 10:43
Roger Waters: Gazans have 'moral responsibility' to 'fight back'

Roger Waters: Gazans have 'moral responsibility' to 'fight back'

Pink Floyd co-founder tells RT that no Israelis have been hurt in Gaza rocket attacks, says Hamas has responsibility to 'defend itself.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 09:06
'Why is Temple Mount closed to Jews?'

'Why is Temple Mount closed to Jews?'

Temple Mount organizations ask why holiest site in Judaism remains closed to Jews while fully open to Muslims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 09:01
Vehicle occupants on Arava Road arrested after one waves gun at other travelers

Vehicle occupants on Arava Road arrested after one waves gun at other travelers

3 arrested for rioting and waving gun while traveling on Route 90. Police will seek to extend their arrests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 08:42
S&P affirms Israel's credit rating, says outlook is 'stable'

S&P affirms Israel's credit rating, says outlook is 'stable'

Global ratings agency S&P affirms long-term sovereign credit rating on Israel at "AA-/A-1+".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 15/05/2021 00:21
Arab-Israeli columnist calls for co-existence in recent column

Arab-Israeli columnist calls for co-existence in recent column

While calling for "building bridges," columnist places all the blame on the "extremism in Jewish society" and the current government.Dan Verbin, Canada, 14/05/2021 23:28
Bennett: Lod needs reinforcements now

Bennett: Lod needs reinforcements now

Yamina leader Naftali Bennett issued an urgent demand for the government reinforce the Lod police by any means necessary.Shlomo Witty, 14/05/2021 16:12
Avri Gilad: 'This isn't a civil war - it's an Arab rebellion'

Avri Gilad: 'This isn't a civil war - it's an Arab rebellion'

'No symmetry between thousands of Arab rioters and a few dozen Jewish rioters,' media personality Avri Gilad says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2021 12:53
Israel headed for direct elections?

Israel headed for direct elections?

If fifth elections are held, MK Bennett has promised that they will be only for the position of PM, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2021 10:21
Half of the residents of Shlomi, a town near the Lebanese border, lack a safe space

Half of the residents of Shlomi, a town near the Lebanese border, lack a safe space

Thursday saw three rockets fired from Lebanon into Israel. 'We were already warned,' says local council head.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2021 08:44
Lapid: Bennett is wrong, I will continue to try to form a government

Lapid: Bennett is wrong, I will continue to try to form a government

Yesh Atid chairman: Change is not made when it is convenient but when the time is right.Ben Ariel, 14/05/2021 05:08
Hotovely on the BBC: Would you have sat quietly if London had been attacked?

Hotovely on the BBC: Would you have sat quietly if London had been attacked?

Israel’s Ambassador to the UK: At this time, all democracies should stand by Israel in the fight against Islamic terrorism.Shimon Cohen, 14/05/2021 04:05
Bennett ends bid for 'change government', renews talks with Likud

Bennett ends bid for 'change government', renews talks with Likud

'We can't form government relying on the United Arab List', says Yamina chief, plans to try to form government with Likud.Hezki Baruch, 13/05/2021 22:51
Volunteers gather to protect residents of Lod from rioters

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.Yoni Kempinski, 13/05/2021 21:18
Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities: Your home is our home

Jonathan Pollard to residents of 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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 20:33
Halakhic ruling: Carry phones on Shabbat in Lod

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/Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 19:22
Shouting match in Knesset over call to confiscate illegal weapons in Lod

Shouting match in Knesset over call to confiscate illegal weapons in Lod

Orit Strook calls for government to confiscate illegal weapons after days of rioting in Lod. Yair Golan: You take law into your own hands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 18:18
A look inside Jewish home in Lod which was hit by Arab firebomb

A look inside Jewish home in Lod which was hit by Arab firebomb

Arab rioters hit Jewish apartment in Lod's Ramat Eshkol neighborhood with firebomb, causing extensive damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 17:26
PM Netanyahu visits Iron Dome battery: 'It will take time, but we'll get there'

PM Netanyahu visits Iron Dome battery: 'It will take time, but we'll get there'

"Iron Dome protection gives us the freedom to conduct strikes - soon we'll reach the 1000th such strike."Hezki Baruch, 13/05/2021 16:37
Jews who shot Lod rioters to be released

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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 16:14
Muslim preachers openly stoke the flames in Lod's mosques

Muslim preachers openly stoke the flames in Lod's mosques

Who is sending preachers from eastern Jerusalem to incite the local population?Rafael Levy, 13/05/2021 15:30
Jewish lynch victim from Akko still in serious condition

Jewish lynch victim from Akko still in serious condition

Akko teacher was trying to prevent his students from joining violence when Arab mob attacked him.Orly Harari, 13/05/2021 14:35
Full Background Analysis of the Current War

Full Background Analysis of the Current War

Analyst Mark Langfan provides important background for understanding the conflict currently taking place in Israel.Sharona Cohen, 13/05/2021 14:03
Dr. Shmuel Katz releases video countering anti-Israel claims

Dr. Shmuel Katz releases video countering anti-Israel claims

Dr. Shmuel Katz counters popular anti-Israel claimsSharona Cohen, 13/05/2021 14:00
'Grab your kids and run for your life!'

'Grab your kids and run for your life!'

Arab-Jewish violence reaches Haifa with arson on residential building in hasidic community.Ben Shaul, 13/05/2021 13:37
Bennett to Al-Jazeera: 'We'll hunt down every Hamas commander, every post, until we win'

Bennett to Al-Jazeera: 'We'll hunt down every Hamas commander, every post, until we win'

MK Naftali Bennett, Yamina chairman, speaks to Al Jazeera about the rocket fire and retaliatory strikes on Gaza, and about Israeli politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 13:04
'The police are not a deterrent'

'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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 11:57
Mother of slain soldier Omer Tabib: 'He never stopped giving to others'

Mother of slain soldier Omer Tabib: 'He never stopped giving to others'

Funeral to be held on Thursday in hometown of Elyakim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 11:48
'It all depends on Abbas' say members of 'bloc for change'

'It all depends on Abbas' say members of 'bloc for change'

Despite the violence, Lapid and his supporters continue efforts to build 'unity government' - even with the United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 10:53
Pregnant Arab woman seriously injured in Lod violence

Pregnant Arab woman seriously injured in Lod violence

Doctors in Assaf Harofeh hospital successfully delivered her baby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 10:43
Nightmare: Couple hired contractor who turned out to be convicted criminal

Nightmare: Couple hired contractor who turned out to be convicted criminal

A recent horror story out of Jerusalem highlights the importance of doing a full background check before hiring any workers.Sponsored Content, 13/05/2021 10:06
Petah Tikva opens command center at scene of rocket attack

Petah Tikva opens command center at scene of rocket attack

Petah Tikva opens command center near buildings damaged by Gaza rocket, providing comprehensive aid to residents.Yoni Kempinski, 13/05/2021 10:01
Shapiro: Why rockets are raining down on innocent Israelis

Shapiro: Why rockets are raining down on innocent Israelis

Shapiro analyzes reasons for ongoing attacks in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 08:47
Education Minister Yoav Galant calls for vigilantes to face harsh punishments

Education Minister Yoav Galant calls for vigilantes to face harsh punishments

Yoav Galant warns of 'anarchy' if citizens continue to take the law into their own hands.Hezki Baruch, 13/05/2021 08:33
Mansour Abbas: Stop the violence and madness

Mansour Abbas: Stop the violence and madness

Ra'am chairman calls on all Israelis, Jews and Arabs alike, to end the violence against one another.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 05:42
Arab attacked in Mahane Yehuda Market in Jerusalem

Arab attacked in Mahane Yehuda Market in Jerusalem

Arab worker at a restaurant in Mahane Yehuda Market stabbed while taking out the garbage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 05:11
Channel 13 presenter attacked by right-wing extremists in Lod

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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 04:33
Netanyahu in statement: You can't take the law into your own hands

Netanyahu in statement: You can't take the law into your own hands

PM Benjamin Netanyahu issues scathing statement, says the police will be given additional powers to prevent riots.Benjamin Netanyahu, 13/05/2021 00:04
Biden to Netanyahu: Israel has a right to defend itself

Biden to Netanyahu: Israel has a right to defend itself

Biden speaks to Netanyahu: Israel has a right to defend itself when you have thousands of rockets flying into your territory.Elad Benari, 12/05/2021 23:35
Sderot: 7 injured, five-year-old killed

Sderot: 7 injured, five-year-old killed

Sirens heard across Gaza Envelope and central Israel. 7 injured in Sderot due to direct hit on home. Five-year-old boy dies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 23:30
Lapid: Violence won't dictate our lives

Lapid: Violence won't dictate our lives

"The vast majority of the people of Israel, Jews and Arabs, are far better than this. The majority of us believe in coexistence."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 22:58
Crowd nearly lynches Arab driver in Bat Yam

Crowd nearly lynches Arab driver in Bat Yam

Hundreds of protesters marching from Bat Yam to Jaffa assault Arab driver. Driver hospitalized with moderate injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 22:28
Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef calls on Jews not to turn against Arab neighbors

Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef calls on Jews not to turn against Arab neighbors

Sephardic Chief Rabbi warns Jewish citizenry in mixed cities not to take law into their own hands or attack Arabs.Gary Willig, 12/05/2021 22:22
Curfew declared in Lod, over 20 arrested

Curfew declared in Lod, over 20 arrested

Residents ordered to remain in their homes between 8 PM and 4 AM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 20:28
They Don't Stop!

They Don't Stop!

Thank you to our brave MDA staff and volunteers working around the clock to save lives!Sponsored Content, 12/05/2021 19:17
Curfew imposed in Lod following Arab riots

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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 18:12
Chevron temporarily shuts down Tamar natural gas platform in wake of unrest

Chevron temporarily shuts down Tamar natural gas platform in wake of unrest

Tamar is for now shutting down but Leviathan, which is further from Gaza, will continue to provide natural gas to the Israeli market.Dan Verbin, 12/05/2021 16:56
Netanyahu: We will inflict blows Hamas has not dreamt of

Netanyahu: We will inflict blows Hamas has not dreamt of

PM visits wounded in Holon hospital, notes child from Gaza is being treated next to Israeli child who was hurt in a rocket attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 16:46
Rivlin: No country in the world would allow such brutal attacks, and we won't either

Rivlin: No country in the world would allow such brutal attacks, and we won't either

Israeli president makes round of calls to counterparts around world to give picture of situation and forestall condemnation of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 16:23