Terrorist's body returned for burial in Jerusalem

Second Jerusalem terrorist’s body was returned to his family for burial, after conditions of low-key funeral met.Shoshana Miskin, Shimon Cohen, 2/29/2016, 8:25 AM

PLO blasts Kenyan president's visit to 'occupied territory'

PLO condemns Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta for visiting eastern Jerusalem and the Jordan Valley, which it considers "illegal settlements".Ben Ariel, 2/26/2016, 6:13 AM

Cameron blasts 'genuinely shocking' Israeli 'occupation'

British Prime Minister uses harsh language against Israeli construction when replying to a question by opposition MP.Elad Benari, 2/25/2016, 1:13 AM

Israelis demand Greek airline remove Arabs from flight

Aegean Airlines issues apology after Israeli passengers demand Arabs be removed from flight to Tel Aviv over security risk.Reut Hadar , 1/5/2016, 3:47 PM

White House 'concerned' over alleged plans for eastern Jerusalem

White House spokesman objects to Netanyahu's reported plan to take away ID cards from Jerusalem Arabs.Nitsan Keidar, 10/27/2015, 1:13 AM

PM plans east Jerusalem tour, may take away Arab residents' IDs

Netanyahu tells Knesset committee he intends to tour eastern Jerusalem ahead of crucial decision that may change capital's future.Hezki Baruch, 10/26/2015, 11:53 AM

Netanyahu plans to divide Jerusalem?

Prime Minister quoted as telling cabinet residents of Arab neighborhoods should be stripped of Israeli permanent resident status.Ido Ben Porat, 10/25/2015, 8:46 PM

Report: France Advancing UN Resolution on 'Settlements'

Senior officials say France intends to advance a UN resolution on Jewish communities in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2015, 6:47 AM

UN Chief Deplores Israel's 'Settlement Activity'

Ban Ki-moon says "settlements are illegal under international law", notes "unilateral actions" will not be recognized.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/16/2015, 2:04 AM

Palestinian from Jerusalem Named Deputy Chief Scientist

Dr. Tareq Abu Hamed from Sur Bahir will become eastern Jerusalem Palestinian with most senior position in a government ministry.Cynthia Blank, 3/23/2015, 6:10 PM

Britain Bans Ad Saying Jerusalem's Old City is Part of Israel

Britain's advertising watchdog bans an Israeli government tourism ad for suggesting the Old City of Jerusalem was part of Israel.Ben Ariel, 3/4/2015, 4:42 AM

Arabs Wound Two Jews in Eastern Jerusalem

Two Jewish men who made their way to a yeshiva in eastern Jerusalem attacked by Arabs.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/21/2014, 8:20 PM

Police Will Not Restrict Muslim Entry to Temple Mount

Police announce that, unlike in previous weeks, they will not limit the entry of Muslim worshippers into the Temple Mount on Friday.Ido Ben Porat and Ben Ariel, 11/14/2014, 12:16 AM

Ya'alon Outlaws Jerusalem 'Charity' Over Assistance to Hamas

Defense Minister outlaws the "Jerusalem for Development" charity, cites its operations to assist Hamas in eastern Jerusalem.Uzi Baruch, 11/7/2014, 2:14 AM

PA Asks UN to Condemn Israel's 'Provocation'

The Palestinian Authority blames Israel for unrest in Jerusalem, accuses it of "provocation and incitement".Ben Ariel, 11/6/2014, 6:13 AM

ADL Slams Obama Over 'Myopic' Criticism of Israel

Anti-Defamation League criticizes the tone and timing of the Obama administration’s criticism of Israel's construction in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2014, 5:16 AM

U.S.: Jerusalem Construction 'Poisons' the Atmosphere

State Department uses unusually harsh language when criticizing Israel’s approval of 2,610 homes in Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 10/2/2014, 2:47 AM

Jerusalem Arabs: In-House Agents of Anti-Israel Agenda

The Jewish nation-state is illegitimate in the eyes of the main camp within East Jerusalem’s Arabs, whether or not a Palestinian Arab state is established alongside Israel. Ron Jager, 9/12/2014, 3:33 PM

Jerusalem to Build 2,500 Housing Units in Arab Neighborhoods

Shortly after Netanyahu freezes exact number of units for Jews, leftist group approves tenders for Arabs - sparking nationalist outrage.Tova Dvorin, 9/3/2014, 8:18 PM

Three Children Wounded in Eastern Jerusalem Rock Attack

22-year-old Arab arrested after throwing rocks at a vehicle in the Wadi Joz neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 8/26/2014, 12:14 AM

Arabs Riot, Clash with Security Forces in Jerusalem

Masked Arab rioters clash with security forces in several neighborhoods in eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/4/2014, 11:34 PM

Cabinet Approves $90M for East Jerusalem Security

Plan involves an increase in the number of policemen on the beat and more security cameras, as well as education.Gil Ronen, 6/29/2014, 7:36 PM

PA Summons Australian Diplomat Over Eastern Jerusalem

PA takes action in protest of Australia's move to drop the term "occupied" when referring to eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 6/9/2014, 4:44 AM

PA Condemns Australia Over Stance on Eastern Jerusalem

PA chief negotiator blasts Australia's decision to drop the term "occupied" when referring to eastern Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2014, 6:16 AM

Turkey Condemns Israeli Construction Plans

Turkey joins those condemning new Israeli construction, says it "violates international law."Elad Benari, Canada, 6/7/2014, 12:41 AM

Security Jeep Attacked in Eastern Jerusalem

Security jeep driving through the neighborhood of Silwan attacked by masked men who hurled rocks and paint bottles at it.Hezki Baruch, 5/6/2014, 2:14 AM

Palestinian Arabs Try to Disrupt Jerusalem Marathon

Some 100 Arabs unsuccessfully try to disrupt the annual Jerusalem Marathon because of its going through eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/22/2014, 12:02 AM

State Department Criticizes New Jerusalem Construction

State Department spokeswoman: New construction in Jerusalem is a "unilateral action" that "prejudges issues."Elad Benari, 2/6/2014, 5:43 AM

Stabbing Attack Foiled in Eastern Jerusalem

Female Arab terrorist tries to stab Border Police officer in Issawiya and is stopped before succeeding.Elad Benari, 1/30/2014, 12:01 AM

Abbas: No Jerusalem, No Peace

PA Chairman says there will be no peace with Israel unless eastern Jerusalem is the capital of the future Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 1/12/2014, 4:44 AM

PLO to NBC: Stop Production of Series in Eastern Jerusalem

PLO calls to halt production of a drama series to be filmed in eastern Jerusalem, says allowing it will "legitimize the occupation."Elad Benari, 12/11/2013, 4:16 AM

Bennett: One Cannot Occupy His Own Home

Economy Minister responds to CNN's Christiane Amanpour who asked about Israeli construction in the "occupied West Bank."Elad Benari, 11/19/2013, 6:13 AM

Anti-Israel Ad Campaign Hits Vancouver's Buses

The transit ads were produced by 7 Vancouver based organizations whose goal is to propagate "ongoing punishment of the Palestinian people."Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/30/2013, 9:12 AM

EU Denies it is Postponing Labelling of 'Settlement' Products

The European Union denies report that it it delaying a decision to label products from Judea, Samaria and eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/21/2013, 2:16 AM

EU Foreign Ministers Back Labelling of 'Settlement Products'

EU foreign ministers say they will back EU efforts to label products from Judea, Samaria and eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/20/2013, 1:06 AM

Egypt Summons Canadian Envoy Over Baird's Jerusalem Visit

Egypt's foreign ministry summoned Canada's charge d'affaires in Cairo, over FM John Baird's visit to eastern Jerusalem. Elad Benari, 4/16/2013, 1:14 AM

PA Summons Canadian Envoy to Protest FM's Visit to Jerusalem

The Palestinian Authority summoned Canada's envoy over Foreign Minister John Baird's meeting with Livni in eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 4/15/2013, 6:16 AM

Canada's FM Meets Livni in Eastern Jerusalem, PA Fumes

Canada’s Foreign Minister meeting Justice Minister Livni in her eastern Jerusalem office is a "slap in the face", says PA official.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/12/2013, 10:33 PM

PLO Calls for Boycott of Jerusalem Marathon

PLO claims involvement in the Jerusalem Marathon implies acceptance of Israel's “illegal annexation” of eastern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 2/28/2013, 6:15 AM

U.S. Condemns Israel's Decision to Approve Construction

White House says Israel's decision to build 3,000 new homes in Jerusalem makes resuming peace talks harder.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/30/2012, 10:11 PM

5 Israelis Wounded in Jerusalem Rock Attack

Five Israelis wounded by rocks thrown by Arab residents of east Jerusalem at an Israeli bus traveling to the Western Wall.Elad Benari, 8/5/2012, 5:14 AM

Why is There No Enforcement Against Illegal Arab Construction?

Jerusalem council member to Likud Ministers: Act decisively against illegal Arab construction in east Jerusalem as you do in Beit El.Elad Benari, 6/6/2012, 6:42 AM

Jerusalem Hospital Blames PA for Potential Closure

East Jerusalem hospital that is at risk of being shut down is blaming Palestinian Authority for not paying for patients' medical treatment.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/30/2012, 7:26 PM

Israel Speaks Out Against 'Hypocrisy of the UNHRC'

Israeli ambassador to UNHRC: UN Human Rights Council “unjustified” and “counterproductive.”Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/25/2012, 1:48 PM

Jewish Residential Compound Approved in East Jerusalem

Jerusalem local planning committee approved new Jewish housing complex in the Arab Ras Al-Amud neighborhood.Elad Benari, 12/8/2011, 4:11 AM

Jerusalem Arabs 'Expel' Israeli Textbooks

Arab schools in Jerusalem refuse to use Israeli-revised textbooks that omit Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, PA officials announce. Chana Ya'ar, 9/8/2011, 2:34 PM

Mosque Construction Near Begin's Tomb Goes On Despite Order

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, David Hadari, arrived to personally deliver the cease and desist order, and was ignored by mosque workmen. David ben Yacov, 6/30/2011, 8:10 PM

Fayyad: PA Already Moving to Make J'lem its Capital

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad says the PA will make unilateral moves to establish Jerusalem as the capital for a PA state. Gabe Kahn., 4/29/2011, 3:16 AM

Peace Now Worried Jews May Build on Jewish-Owned Land

Thirty lots come up for sale in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Ras al-Amud; Peace Now worries Jews may get them.Gabe Kahn., 4/3/2011, 2:39 PM

Arab Schools In J'lem: No to Israeli Textbooks

Arab educators in East Jerusalem are pressing parents and students to reject Israeli textbooks even if it means foregoing subsidies.Gabe Kahn., 3/25/2011, 1:17 AM

Leaked Documents: PA Gave Israel Most of Jerusalem

Al-Jazeera publishes documents which reveal a PA proposal allegedly offering Israel most of east Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 1/24/2011, 3:15 AM

PA's Creeping Annexation of Jerusalem – Photos

The Palestinian Authority is strengthening its grip on eastern Jerusalem under Israel's nose.Gil Ronen, 11/9/2010, 8:59 AM

PA Offers Incentives to Jerusalem Investors

Palestinian Authority tries to strengthen its claims on Jerusalem with a new company aimed at promoting projects in the capital and its suburbs.Elad Benari, 10/23/2010, 6:49 PM

Residents: Police Don't Enforce Law in Eastern Jerusalem

Jewish residents of eastern Jerusalem say police are not enforcing law and order in their neighborhoods. Hillel Fendel, 6/13/2010, 1:07 PM

PM’s Office to Jerusalem City: No Razing Illegal Arab Buildings

Riddle of city’s failure to implement lawful demolition orders against illegal Arab structures has been officially solved: The PM’s Office said no.Hillel Fendel, 6/13/2010, 11:49 AM

Nationalist Protesters: Netanyahu Is Not Mitchell’s Clerk

Nationalist activists Marzel and Ben-Gvir proclaim, “We have sovereignty over Jerusalem. Bibi should understand he is not Mitchell’s clerk.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu & Yoni Kempinski, 4/25/2010, 11:26 AM