'In the beginning we had to live in the army compound'

Exclusive interview with Rabanit Miriam Levinger, one of the first Jewish residents to return to Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2019, 1:28 PM

Pencil case, notebook, and knife: Arrested in Hevron

15-year-old Muslim arrested near Cave of Patriarchs after knife discovered in backpack.Mordechai Sones, 9/11/2019, 3:15 PM

Rabbi Yosef: Full gender separation in Cave of the Patriarchs

Rishon LeZion publishes letter signed by rabbis Dov Lior, Avigdor Neventzal, Shmuel Rabinowitz calling for strict separation in cave.Hezki Baruch, 1/29/2019, 4:49 PM

Jews enter two new houses in Hevron

Residents of Jewish community enter two houses adjacent to Tomb of Patriarchs: 'An historic step in redeeming the Land.'Mordechai Sones, 3/27/2018, 12:15 AM

Stabbing attack foiled near Tomb of the Patriarchs

3 Arab women nabbed carrying knives at entrance to Hevron holy site.David Rosenberg, 1/11/2018, 6:15 PM

Arab teen nabbed with knife near Hevron holy site

Border Police catch Arab teen attempting to enter Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hevron with a concealed knife.David Rosenberg, 11/27/2017, 9:45 AM

35,000 Jews spend Shabbat in Hevron

Kiryat Arba, Hevron streets fill with caravans and tents as Jews from Israel and the Diaspora gather for Shabbat.Eliran Aharon, 11/11/2017, 8:34 PM

Hevron man caught with knife - in his sock

Arab resident of Hevron arrested after attempting to sneak knife past Israeli guards at holy site.David Rosenberg, 11/8/2017, 8:22 AM

IDF: Go and have fun, we're protecting you

Tens of thousands flood Hevron over the Chol Hamoed holiday under the watchful IDF soldiers.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017, 7:56 PM

Thousands celebrate Sukkot in Hevron

Despite rain, thousands celebrate holiday in Hevron, including prayer services in the Tomb of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 2:47 PM

Arab arrested with knife at entrance to Tomb of Patriarchs

Border Police arrest Arab teen attempting to enter Hevron holy site with concealed knife.David Rosenberg, 9/12/2017, 9:34 AM

Latest UNESCO resolution targets Hevron, Jerusalem

Israel scrambles to block PA-backed resolution declaring Tomb of the Patriarchs a 'Muslim shrine', denying Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 6/26/2017, 1:34 PM

Watch: Justice Minister Shaked tours Hevron, promises to build

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Jewish Home) toured Hevron, saying 'in ten days time all excuses will be gone. We must build and build.'Yoel Domb, 1/10/2017, 12:09 PM

Watch Live: Thousands in Hevron for Pesach celebrations

After tens of thousands attend Priestly Blessing in Jerusalem, celebrations move to the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2016, 2:55 PM

Hevron's Jews: We Expected Better Treatment

Jews will only be allowed into the Yitzchak Hall of the Cave of Patriarchs on Yom Kippur Eve, not on Yom Kippur itself.Oranit Etzer, 10/3/2014, 12:15 AM

Disgrace Redux

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Video: Arab Vandalizes Cave of Machpelah Mezuza

Security footage clearly shows the vandal in action.Gil Ronen, 8/5/2013, 11:44 AM

Again: Cave of Machpelah Mezuzah Torn Out

The desecration was caught on security camera footage and suspects were detained.Gil Ronen, 8/3/2013, 10:04 PM

Hevron: Muslim Worshippers Desecrate Jewish Holy Site

Tomb of the Patriarchs is Judaism's second holiest site.Ari Soffer, 7/13/2013, 10:56 PM

Singer Calls for Messiah in Hevron Appearance

Amir Benayoun sings his hit 'Standing at the Gate,' directed at the Messiah, outside Cave of Machpelah.Gil Ronen, 6/25/2013, 1:42 AM

Islamists: Bennett 'Defiled' Cave of Patriarchs

Al Aqsa Foundation unhappy with Bayit Yehudi tour of Hevron.Gil Ronen, 4/13/2013, 10:25 PM

Hevron: Arab Woman Arrested in Stabbing Attempt

20 year old squirts pepper spray at Border Police, admits she wanted to stab a soldier.Gil Ronen, 7/26/2012, 7:37 PM

Border Police Officer Stabbed at Cave of Patriarchs

A Border Police officer was lightly wounded in a Hevron stabbing attack; terrorist shot, resuscitatedGabe Kahn, 6/4/2012, 8:59 PM

Photo Essay in Hevron: ‘Let Jews Live Here’

Thousands of Jews are visiting Hevron during Passover and signing a petition demanding that Jews be allowed to live in a home they bought.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/11/2012, 10:33 AM

Fire in Machpela Cave

Cave was emptied of worshipers for 30 minutes as Border Police put out the blaze. No one hurt, no serious damage.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2012, 11:14 AM

Cave of Machpela, Rachel's Tomb 'Won't Be Neglected'

Ministerial Committee for Heritage Program approves 13 projects at cost of NIS 72.5M.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2012, 6:17 PM

Is Israel Conceding Rachel's Tomb as PA Heritage Site?

The PA wants UNESCO to declare the Patriarchs’ Cave and Rachel’s Tomb as its heritage sites. Israel is excluding them from its own list.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/14/2012, 10:27 AM

Video & Photo Essay: Hevron Festival Draws Thousands

Shlomo Katz, Yishai Lapidot, Yosef Chaim Shwekey and more were on hand at the annual 2-day Hevron Sukkot Festival. Ben Bresky & Hezki Baruch, 10/19/2011, 12:31 PM

Over 25,000 Jews Visit Hevron and the Cave of Patriarchs

During the past weekend, an estimated 25,000 people gathered to celebrate the Festival of Sukkot at the Cave of Patriarchs in Hevron. Anav Silverman, 10/17/2011, 7:24 PM

PA Plan: Use UN to Cement Claims to Jewish Holy Sites

The PA plans to use anticipated membership in UN committee to make claims on Jewish holy sites in Judea, Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 10/10/2011, 2:54 PM

Spend Yom Kippur in Hevron, Pray at the Cave of the Patriarchs

Israelis have begun a new tradition of spending Yom Kippur in Hevron. Registration is on.A7 Staff, 9/21/2011, 7:10 PM

Rains Finally Come but Roof of Patriarchs' Cave Collapses

Welcome rains are drenching Israel from the Golan to the Negev, but they also bought down a makeshift tarp roof at the Patriarchs’ Cave in Hevron.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/31/2011, 11:40 AM

Rooting for a roof!

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Machpela miracles

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Cave of Patriarchs to Be Open 24 Hours a Day for High Holidays

IDF commander approved request to let visitors into the Cave for nighttime Selichot prayers between Rosh HaShana and Yom Kippur. Gil Ronen, 8/25/2010, 5:40 PM

Jerusalem Mufti: Watch Out for Religious War

Moslem cleric lighting one match too many? Mufti Muhammad Hussein says Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem, Hevron could start religious war. Hillel Fendel, 8/18/2010, 10:43 AM