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Woman stabbed in terror attack married in Jerusalem

Woman stabbed in terror attack married in Jerusalem

Shuva Malka, who was injured about three years ago in a stabbing attack in Afula, gets married.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 05:43
42-year-old woman dies 1 week after giving birth

42-year-old woman dies 1 week after giving birth

Cause of death remains unknown as new mother passes away in Afula hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2020 17:01
Supreme Court intervenes in the middle of the concert

Supreme Court intervenes in the middle of the concert

Supreme Court rules that Nazareth Court exceeded its authority by canceling ruling on gender segregated concert in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/08/2019 23:18
Smotrich slams ruling barring separate seating at haredi concert

Smotrich slams ruling barring separate seating at haredi concert

MK Bezalel Smotrich attacks 'fundamentalist secularism' in court ruling banning separate seating at concert for religious public in Afula.Hezki Baruch, 11/08/2019 20:29
Israeli court bans gender separation at Hasidic concert

Israeli court bans gender separation at Hasidic concert

Nazareth court rules that haredi concert by singer Motty Steinmetz in Afula city park cannot have gender separate seating.Shlomo Pyutrekovsky, 11/08/2019 18:43
How rocket attack on Afula launched from Judea/Samaria will look

How rocket attack on Afula launched from Judea/Samaria will look

'If Palestinian state is established in Judea and Samaria, here's what things will look like in Afula.' Regavim: 'It's not too late.'Mordechai Sones, 15/07/2019 21:45
Afula opens city park to wider public amid discrimination claim

Afula opens city park to wider public amid discrimination claim

After leftist group claims city discriminating against Arabs from neighboring villages, court rules public park must open to non-residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2019 13:55
AG backs petition against Afula park banning Arab non-residents

AG backs petition against Afula park banning Arab non-residents

A petition against Afula by a leftist NGO claims that it is discriminating against Arabs by not allowing non-residents to use its park.Sara Rubenstein, 12/07/2019 12:32
Was Ansbacher only missing person murdered by Arab terrorists?

Was Ansbacher only missing person murdered by Arab terrorists?

Joint exercise between Israel Dog Unit, Afula police, and United Hatzalah simulates missing person incident evolving into terror attack.Mordechai Sones, 14/02/2019 10:22
Health workers rescue babies locked in hot car

Health workers rescue babies locked in hot car

Two health workers at Ha'emek hospital in Afula help mother frantically trying to open car in which her babies are trapped in heavy heat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2018 16:50
What  gets me up in the morning

What gets me up in the morning

This is what makes us feel happy every day: We are settling the land without financial sacrifice or excessive hardship. David Ben Horin, 02/10/2018 18:37
Terror suspect apprehended in Afula

Terror suspect apprehended in Afula

Police units receive a terror warning, arrest suspect.Arutz Sheva, 22/09/2018 19:25
Serial thief indicted after breaking into Afula charity center

Serial thief indicted after breaking into Afula charity center

Young woman burglarizes 'good deeds house' built in honor of Chabad emissaries murdered in Mumbai attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2018 10:13
3 wounded in Afula shooting

3 wounded in Afula shooting

Police search for vehicle which fled scene of shooting. 3 wounded, 1 seriously.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2018 16:28
Top 10 strategies for a successful, happy and lifelong aliya

Top 10 strategies for a successful, happy and lifelong aliya

Maybe this is the year in which you decide to come home. An insider's primer. David Ben Horin, 04/09/2018 09:00
'I received life as a gift'

'I received life as a gift'

Shuva Malka, seriously injured and miraculously survived Afula stabbing attack, holds thanksgiving feast: 'I thank all who prayed for me.'Hezki Baruch, 21/08/2018 15:45
Watch: Security guard attacked at Haemek Hospital

Watch: Security guard attacked at Haemek Hospital

Shibli Arabs dissatisfied with treatment given their relatives confront doctor, attack guards.Mordechai Sones, 15/08/2018 14:50
Terrorist spotted 'settler,' stabbed her nine times and fled

Terrorist spotted 'settler,' stabbed her nine times and fled

Investigation: Terrorist who stabbed girl in Afula stopped only after he thought he had caused her death. Indictment filed.Mordechai Sones, 28/06/2018 12:44
'It's a miracle I survived'

'It's a miracle I survived'

Teenage terror victim's condition improves week after stabbing.Yoni Kempinski, 17/06/2018 17:56
Stab victim in Afula attack leaves intensive care

Stab victim in Afula attack leaves intensive care

Young woman Shuva Malka, stabbed by PA terrorist last week in Afula, moves to surgical ward at hospital in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2018 13:51
Improvement in young stabbing victim's condition

Improvement in young stabbing victim's condition

Haemek Hospital in Afula updates situation of Ulpana Raaya student seriously injured in Afula attack earlier this week.Mordechai Sones, 13/06/2018 10:15
Shin Bet: Stabbing attack in Afula was terrorism

Shin Bet: Stabbing attack in Afula was terrorism

Israel's internal security agency confirms that stabbing attack which left 18-year-old girl seriously wounded was act of terror.Uzi Baruch, 12/06/2018 13:16
Condition of 18-year-old terror victim stabilizes

Condition of 18-year-old terror victim stabilizes

Student at Beit El school who was stabbed by PA terrorist Monday in stable condition, hospital says.Uzi Baruch, 12/06/2018 11:51
Watch: How Afula terrorist was captured

Watch: How Afula terrorist was captured

Footage of police capture of terrorist who stabbed teenage girl in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 20:21
Girl brutally stabbed on way to matriculation exam

Girl brutally stabbed on way to matriculation exam

Mother of girl badly wounded in stabbing attack, says daughter's life saved by 'great miracle.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 19:30
Ismail makes the sale, or: It's good to be an Israeli Arab

Ismail makes the sale, or: It's good to be an Israeli Arab

Thank G-d for Israel is a weekly series. This week: Why Arab Israelis can say so too. David Ben Horin, 11/06/2018 14:51
Stabbing attack in northern Israel

Stabbing attack in northern Israel

18-year-old woman in serious condition after being stabbed near store in Afula. Stabber neutralized. Suspect is PA Arab.David Rosenberg, 11/06/2018 13:38
Thank G-d for Israel: The secret of my success

Thank G-d for Israel: The secret of my success

Israel is the only place where you can fulfill the entire Torah by simply showing up to work. David Ben Horin, 21/05/2018 21:43
'They went on the bus and just attacked me'

'They went on the bus and just attacked me'

Afula bus driver recalls gruesome Wednesday evening assault, says incident should be classified as terrorism.Tzvi Lev, 03/05/2018 16:27
Suspect arrested over Afula bus stabbing

Suspect arrested over Afula bus stabbing

Police still searching for additional suspect after driver stabbed while driving bus. Motive for stabbing still unconfirmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2018 10:43
Arrested Arab flees hospital

Arrested Arab flees hospital

Israel Police investigate incident in which 32-year-old Arab captive fled hospital.Ido Ben Porat, 29/01/2017 14:13
Terrorist sentenced to 17.5 years in jail for stabbing soldier.

Terrorist sentenced to 17.5 years in jail for stabbing soldier.

20-year-old terrorist who stabbed and seriously injured a soldier in Afula last year was sentenced to 17.5 years in jail.Yoel Domb, 15/11/2016 10:28
New cancer center will serve northern Israel

New cancer center will serve northern Israel

Supporters of Emek Medical Center in Afula break ground on $25 million cancer center that will serve northern Israel.JTA, 29/09/2016 03:30
Would-be terrorist stabber gets six months in jail

Would-be terrorist stabber gets six months in jail

After threatening soldiers with a 19 cm knife, Asra Abad was sentenced this morning to six months imprisonmentTal Polon, 12/07/2016 16:15
Bereaved dad: I felt suffocated, justice is done

Bereaved dad: I felt suffocated, justice is done

Ya'akov Dadon, whose 19-year-old daughter was brutally murdered, welcomes court decision to stop Arab takeover of his neighborhood.Ben Shaul, 24/04/2016 19:17
Judge cancels Arab takeover of Afula

Judge cancels Arab takeover of Afula

Court orders to nix tenders, in which only Arabs won, after petitioners prove illegal price fixing was behind 'instant Arab neighborhood.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 24/04/2016 15:30
17 year-old found fatally stabbed in Afula

17 year-old found fatally stabbed in Afula

Court places gag order on case after 'squeaky clean' teenager dies of serious injuries.Uzi Baruch, 16/04/2016 21:57
Watch: Afula protests instant Arab neighborhood

Watch: Afula protests instant Arab neighborhood

Hundreds of residents protest apparent illegal price fixing as all 48 plots of a recent tender bought by Arabs; 'Afula is not for sale.'Ari Yashar, 26/12/2015 20:52
Afula shocked by instant Arab neighborhood

Afula shocked by instant Arab neighborhood

All 48 residential plots offered in recent tender go to Arabs, with evidence of price fixing; residents, terror victim's family in uproar.Gil Ronen, 07/12/2015 12:40
Knife-wielding Arab 'non-terrorist' released home

Knife-wielding Arab 'non-terrorist' released home

Arab woman who made alleged 'suicide attempt' sent to house arrest - after admitting she wanted to stab soldiers and be 'martyr.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2015 17:10
PM: We overcame missiles, we'll overcome knives

PM: We overcame missiles, we'll overcome knives

In visit to Afula, Prime Minister Netanyahu says terrorism will be defeated by 'the iron willpower of the Israeli people.'Ari Soffer, 03/11/2015 16:53
Father: 'Non-terrorist' wouldn't hurt a cat

Father: 'Non-terrorist' wouldn't hurt a cat

Arab woman who wielded knife in Afula, but ruled out as terrorist, was in emotional distress after divorce, her father says.Cynthia Blank, 29/10/2015 11:53
Arab who held knife at soldiers 'wasn't terrorist'

Arab who held knife at soldiers 'wasn't terrorist'

State attorney's office rules Arab woman who shouted and approached security members with knife in Afula tried to commit suicide.Ido Ben-Porat, 28/10/2015 22:56
Govt to Strip Arab-Israeli Terrorists' Citizenship

Govt to Strip Arab-Israeli Terrorists' Citizenship

Minister Shalom asks to negate the Israeli citizenship of Afula stabber and Gan Shmuel car and knife terrorist.Ari Yashar, 15/10/2015 17:08
Watch: Police Shoot Terrorist in Afula

Watch: Police Shoot Terrorist in Afula

Female, hijab-clad Muslim terrorist can be seen wielding a knife, screaming at police, before being gunned down.Ari Soffer, 09/10/2015 15:43
Attempted Stabbing in Afula; Terrorist Wounded

Attempted Stabbing in Afula; Terrorist Wounded

Female terrorist apprehended before completing a stabbing attack in Afula central bus station.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 09/10/2015 14:12
Watch the Madness: Terror Stabbing in Afula

Watch the Madness: Terror Stabbing in Afula

Arab stabs Israeli soldier in the street. Onlookers quickly grab him.Arutz Sheva staff, 08/10/2015 22:28
Soldier Stabbed by Arab Terrorist in Afula

Soldier Stabbed by Arab Terrorist in Afula

Jew moderately-seriously wounded in today's fourth Arab terror attack, this time in the northern city of Afula.Ari Yashar, 08/10/2015 19:17
Mayor of Afula Arrested in Corruption Case

Mayor of Afula Arrested in Corruption Case

Yitzhak Meron, the mayor of Afula, is accused of appointing his deputy mayor in exchange for NIS 4 million from Yisrael Beytenu.Cynthia Blank, 12/01/2015 18:51
Shelly Dadon's Family Calls For Terror Recognition

Shelly Dadon's Family Calls For Terror Recognition

Family of murdered 19-year-old holds press conference, based on classified police info demands murder be known as terrorism.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 30/06/2014 11:27
No Lead on Shelly Dadon After a Month of Mourning

No Lead on Shelly Dadon After a Month of Mourning

Traditional 30-day mourning period ends with grave visit, family shocked that there's 'not even a lead to go on.'Ari Yashar, 02/06/2014 09:36
Shelly Dadon Investigation Back to Square One

Shelly Dadon Investigation Back to Square One

Dadon's father notes great disappointment as promises of 'dramatic developments' appear empty. Murderers 'might kill other innocent girls.'Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 16/05/2014 10:40
10 Arrested at Rally in Memory of Shelly Dadon

10 Arrested at Rally in Memory of Shelly Dadon

Police arrested 10 people who threw rocks at vehicles following the rally in Afula in memory of Shelly Dadon.Orli Harari, 11/05/2014 05:09
Protest Rally in Memory of Slain Jewish Woman

Protest Rally in Memory of Slain Jewish Woman

Thousands march in Afula to demand tougher measures against Arab terror, after savage murder of Shelly Dadon.Gil Ronen, 10/05/2014 20:59
'Shelly Dadon's Killers Should Fear Us'

'Shelly Dadon's Killers Should Fear Us'

Naftali Bennett pays condolence call to the Dadon family. Bennett: 'Murderers should not be released, they should be in jail.'Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 05/05/2014 18:36
'They Butchered My Daughter'

'They Butchered My Daughter'

Shelly Dadon's father tells Arutz Sheva that his daughter was apparently killed by terrorists; the murder was heard over a phone call.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 02/05/2014 14:24
Dadon Family: 'She Was a Lovely Girl'

Dadon Family: 'She Was a Lovely Girl'

20 year-old Shelly Dadon was just beginning to blossom when she was murdered, family says. But why are politicians silent?Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 02/05/2014 11:46