Rivlin: The Islamic State is already here, within Israel

Rivlin addressed the INSS conference stressing the need for law enforcement to isolate and firmly handle violent Arab extremists.Shoshana Miskin, 1/18/2016, 9:38 PM

Ex-Shin Bet head: Don't stain Arabs as terrorists

MK Peri tries to separate terror and Arab citizens, saying 'negligible' number are involved in terror, and blaming 'government neglect.'Hezki Baruch, 1/9/2016, 9:00 PM

NYT turns terror-supporters into 'hipster Palestinians'

Haifa Arab who publicly called for Israel's destruction complains New York Times misrepresented him as a 'cool yay hipster.'Ari Yashar, 1/5/2016, 6:05 PM

Netanyahu in no rush to implement Arab development plan

Arab MKs livid after PM appoints committee to ensure Arab localities meet certain to conditions to receive land development budgets.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2016, 1:15 AM

Bennett establishes 'first Arab college' in Israel

At Jewish Home meeting, Education Min. announces academic college to 'keep leading' the work for Arab sector from his last gov't role.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2015, 4:40 PM

Details emerge about Arab IDF soldier who joined ISIS

Soldier served in the IDF's elite Givati Brigade, was estranged from his family over joining the army.Tova Dvorin, 12/13/2015, 4:33 PM

Cool heads needed in the fight against Palestinian terror

Israel is facing a difficult security situation, but not an existential threat. Israel has had longer and harsher waves of terrorism. Israeli leaders must keep things in proportion, as “massive retaliation” could make things worse.Maj. Gen. (res.) Yaacov Amidror, 11/29/2015, 7:58 PM

57% of Arab Israelis say Islamic Movement represents them

Survey shows 42.2% of Arab citizens support or are activists of outlawed pro-terror group, 18.2% of Muslim Arabs say ISIS isn't terror.Ari Yashar, 11/17/2015, 8:40 PM

Netanyahu: Israel could make more 'unilateral' withdrawals

In Washington, Netanyahu apologizes for saying "huge numbers of Arabs" came to vote on election day.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2015, 12:15 AM

Police: Israeli Arabs stopped rioting, fearing Jewish boycott

Experts say Arabs fear financial losses due to Jewish boycott. Police: the past 10 days have been quiet.Gil Ronen, 10/26/2015, 10:16 AM

Cleared for publication: Israeli Arab paraglided into Syria

23 year-old man from the Golan Heights crossed the border via parasail; IDF investigating.Tova Dvorin, 10/25/2015, 9:56 AM

3.5 Years' Prison for Israeli Arab Who Joined ISIS

Marwan Khaledi participated in 5 operations in Fallujah before being injured - and then arrested.Tova Dvorin, 10/21/2015, 4:42 PM

Israeli Arab Protesters Wound Police South of Tel Aviv

Arab citizens in Yafo hold no-permit protest, throwing rocks at cars and police, blocking streets and waving PLO and Hamas terror flags.Yedidya Ben-Or, 10/6/2015, 10:05 PM

Northern Israel: Israeli Arabs Hold 'Third Intifada' Rallies

Rallies featuring PLO flags, calls for violence organized by Balad, the DFLP, and the Islamic Movement in Israel.Tova Dvorin, 10/5/2015, 9:45 PM

Statistics: Israeli Muslim Growth Rate Declining

1.454 million Muslims live in Israel, and still have high fertility rates. However, growth has slowed significantly since 2000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2015, 3:05 PM

Mother of Five Arrested for Trying to Join ISIS

Turkish authorities arrest Israeli Arab woman at the border after determining she was en route to Syria.Uzi Baruch, 9/20/2015, 10:01 AM

Christian Schools Demand Money - But Salute PLO Flag

Arab Christian schools in Israel strike, rejecting offers and demanding more budget, but videos reveal they teach loyalty to 'Palestine.'Uzi Baruch, 9/19/2015, 10:05 PM

Israel to Reduce Number of Israeli Arabs who Enter Gaza

In the interest of their safety, Israel will reduce the number of Israeli Arabs who are allowed to enter Gaza.Kobi Finkler, 7/24/2015, 4:43 AM

Rivlin: Radicals Have Hijacked Ramadan

President Reuven Rivlin spoke Sunday with Arabic media on the relations between Arabs and Jews in Israel.Yaakov Levi, 7/5/2015, 10:25 PM

Israeli Arab Who Joined ISIS Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison

Northern Israel resident used Facebook to contact ISIS; sentence the heaviest on record for joining the group.Tova Dvorin, 7/1/2015, 3:52 PM

Yet Another Zoabi Declares 'I Am a Zionist'

“Master Chef” contestant Sara Zoabi - a relative of the infamous MK - calls herself 'an Arab, a Muslim, an Israeli, and a Zionist.'Moshe Cohen, 6/25/2015, 8:25 AM

Arab Israeli Poet Breaks Law, Enters 'Enemy' Lebanon

Liberman demands Marwan Makhoul be arrested upon returning from Beirut for flaunting travel ban to enemy state, threatens steps if he isn't.Hezki Baruch, 6/13/2015, 10:41 PM

Top Israeli Islamist: Arab-Jewish War Inside Israel 'Inevitable'

A full-blown war between Israeli Arabs and the Netanyahu government is 'just a matter of time,' says top Islamist Kamal Al-Khatib.Yaakov Levi, 5/24/2015, 10:56 PM

Israeli Arab Dies Fighting for Islamic State

27-year-old from Taibe falls in battle over ancient Palmyra; he is the fourth Israeli citizen to die fighting for the terrorist group.Tova Dvorin, 5/22/2015, 10:44 AM

Liberman Slams PM over Meeting with Joint Arab List Leader

Describing Odeh as one of Israel's "fiercest opponents," Liberman denounces Netanyahu for agreeing to meet with the Joint Arab List chair.Yaakov Levi, 5/21/2015, 9:26 AM

Arab Man Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison for Facebook Incitement

Second precedent-setting case marks trend of Israeli Arabs being held accountable for supporting terror online.Orly Harari, 5/19/2015, 1:00 PM

Israeli Arab Dentist Transferred Thousands to Hamas

Dentist from Kafr Kana ferried money between PA and Gaza for a daily fee, Shin Bet reveals.Koby Finkler, 5/5/2015, 12:02 PM

Arab Citizens Mourn 'Catastrophe' on Independence Day

As Israel celebrates 67, thousands of Arab citizens take to Galilee to protest the existence of their state on Independence Day.Ari Yashar, 4/24/2015, 11:20 AM

Arab Leaders Warn of 'Explosion' on 'Land Day' Anniversary

On Palestinian holiday Land Day, Arab leaders warn that Israel's 'discriminatory policies' will exacerbate tensions and cause 'explosion.'Dalit Halevi, Cynthia Blank, 3/30/2015, 4:14 PM

Liberman Calls for Boycott of Arab List

Foreign Minister says the Joint Arab List should be boycotted by government ministries and in the Knesset.Gil Ronen, 3/24/2015, 10:28 AM

Arab Israeli Imprisoned for Joining Syrian Civil War

Yusef Nasrallah sentenced to 11 months in prison for stint fighting with Syrian rebels, and revealing information on Israeli military base.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2015, 5:33 PM

Tibi vs. Bibi: Apologize to the Arabs

Radical Arab MK says Netanyahu's 'warning' of mass Arab voter turnout 'attacked democracy,' demands apology to Israeli Arabs.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 3/20/2015, 8:22 AM

Ahmed Tibi Denies High Turnout in Arab Sector

Counterspin? Lies? Who knows. Arab MK says less Arabs are voting because of the Right's spin.Gil Ronen, 3/17/2015, 7:07 PM

Netanyahu Under Fire for Warning on Massive Arab Vote

Leftist politicians, media say Prime Minister's statement that Arabs are 'moving toward the polling stations in huge numbers' was 'racist.'Gil Ronen, 3/17/2015, 5:54 PM

Violence, Fraud Mar Voting in Arab, Haredi Sectors

Multiple reports of attacks, deliberate fraud in Arab villages; ballots of Yachad and BZhutan disappear from polling stations.Tova Dvorin, 3/17/2015, 2:44 PM

PA Disregards Oslo by Arresting Israeli Arab from Jerusalem

In blatant breach of Oslo Accords, PA arrests Arab citizen of Israel and tries him; his brother tells Arutz Sheva 'our contact was cut off.'Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 3/12/2015, 6:42 PM

Arab Survey: More Participation in Elections, But Not for Druze

While most Israelis do not like Arab List’s politics, they’re enthusiasm this year is a good sign for integration.Gedalyah Reback, 3/12/2015, 7:20 AM

Tibi: Liberman is a 'Jewish ISIS'

Arab MK fires back at Foreign Minister who advocated “cutting of the heads” of Arabs who were not loyal to Israel.Elad Benari, 3/10/2015, 6:15 AM

Liberman: Disloyal Arab-Israelis 'Should Be Beheaded'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman advocated “cutting of the heads” of Arabs who were not loyal to Israel.Moshe Cohen, 3/8/2015, 9:06 PM

Majority of Israelis in Overdraft

53% of 'banked' Israelis are in overdraft at least one month a year on average, the Central Bureau of Statistics said.Moshe Cohen, 2/19/2015, 5:54 PM

Rivlin Plans Arab Work Revolution: No Longer a Minority

Rivlin launches project to increase Arab employment, saying Israeli Arabs have their own 'national identity,' Israel 'is their homeland.'Ari Yashar, 2/9/2015, 12:11 PM

Rivlin Tells Arab Leaders 'We Need Another Arab City'

President says he wants to 'realign' balance of society to advance Arabs, calls to teach all Israelis Arabic; is told of rampant crime.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2015, 7:34 PM

Arab MKs Condemn ISIS as 'Contrary to Islam,' 'Criminal'

Joint Arab list releases statement condemning ISIS, discouraging Israeli Arabs from joining.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 2/4/2015, 8:10 PM

Indictment: Nazareth Man Fought Five Battles with ISIS

20 year-old met three other Israeli Arabs in terror training camp in Syria as concerns heighten over the group recruiting on Israeli soil.Koby Finkler, Tova Dvorin, 2/1/2015, 10:43 AM

Israeli Arab Al Qaeda Recruit Arrested Returning from Syria

Arab citizen of Galilee trained in Syria with Al Nusra Front; allegedly was ordered to return to attack Israel.Ari Yashar, 1/29/2015, 4:49 PM

ISIS Cell Busted in Israel

Seven Israeli Arabs arrested for forming ISIS affiliate in the north, prepared terror attack in ISIS's name against IDF, Druze.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 1/18/2015, 1:50 PM

Israelis Fed Up with Poverty, Corruption - But Not Israel

1/3 of Israelis facing financial difficulties, 42% believe government is corrupt - but overwhelming majority, including Arabs, patriotic.Shlomo Pitrikovsky and Tova Dvorin, 1/4/2015, 11:03 AM

Erdan Freezes Passport of Israeli Arab Who Joined ISIS

Erdan considering revoking citizenship of man who left Israel for ISIS; family threatens to petition against gov't in High Court.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2014, 10:21 PM

Syrian Beats Out Arab-Israeli for 'Arab Idol' Title

Syria’s Hazem Sharif wins the 2014 "Arab Idol" contest, beating out a 24-year-old from the Galilee, who participated as a "Palestinian".Ben Ariel, 12/14/2014, 5:30 AM

Anti-Israel Incitement in State-Funded Jerusalem Schools

Arab Jerusalem Teachers' Association head describes Israel as 'Islamic Palestinian Arab.' Have PA educational norms seeped into the capital?Tova Dvorin, 12/1/2014, 5:34 PM

Liberman's Campaign: Divide Israel for 'Unity'

FM Avigdor Liberman's election campaign for Yisrael Beytenu urges giving Arab 'Triangle' area to create Palestinian state to 'unify' Jews.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/28/2014, 10:38 AM

Singer Responds to President's Cancellation over Arab Song

Amir Benayoun clarifies that despite president blocking his performance over song critical of Arab citizens, he still 'loves Rivlin.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 11/25/2014, 4:25 PM

Rivlin Cancels Concert Over Singer's Views on Israeli Arabs

Israeli singer Amir Benayoun denied gig at state event in the President's Residence due to song calling Arab terrorists 'slimy ingrates.'Tova Dvorin, 11/25/2014, 12:34 PM

Poll: 68% of Israeli Arabs Oppose Terror

Survey reveals interesting insight into stance of Israeli Arabs on a number of issues; 77% prefer to live under Israeli rule than the PA.Benny Moshe, 11/24/2014, 9:40 AM

Netanyahu: A Country Cannot Be Run on Arguments

PM, at weekly Cabinet meeting, seeks to dispel tensions over 'Jewish State' bill - and warn US again over Iran.Tova Dvorin, 11/23/2014, 1:06 PM

Bill: Mandate Public Broadcasting in Arabic

Bill approved in preliminary reading to host Arab-language radio on Israeli Arab topics, in effort to bridge cultural gaps.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2014, 8:23 PM

'You Saved My Life': Lynching Survivor Meets, Thanks Rescuer

Lynching victim returns to Taibe to thank Israeli Arab rescuer - who reassures him that 'we are all one.'Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2014, 6:49 PM