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Joint List MKs in Hebron: All this land belongs to the Palestinians

Joint List MKs in Hebron: All this land belongs to the Palestinians

MKs from Joint List visit Hebron to gather information against Israeli policy, which they will pass on to international organizations.Dalit Halevi, 15/08/2021 06:07
Work finally commences on making Cave of the Patriarchs accessible to the disabled

Work finally commences on making Cave of the Patriarchs accessible to the disabled

After years of legal wrangling and political obstacles, construction has begun & should be complete within 6 months.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 09/08/2021 14:11
Gantz stops accessibility work at Cave of the Patriarchs

Gantz stops accessibility work at Cave of the Patriarchs

Defense Minister orders last-minute delay in work to make Hebron holy site accessible to the disabled days before work was to start.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 19:46
After numerous delays, Gantz approves Cave of the Patriarchs accessibility

After numerous delays, Gantz approves Cave of the Patriarchs accessibility

Defense Minister approves immediate implementation of renovation of the Cave of the Patriarchs to make the site disabled accessible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 20:16
Approval to make Cave of Patriarchs accessible expected within 2 weeks

Approval to make Cave of Patriarchs accessible expected within 2 weeks

Provision of construction permit has been waiting for Defense Minister's signature, letter from top aide says.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 10/06/2021 12:24
Knesset to hold hearing after Gantz freezes Cave of the Patriarchs accessibility work

Knesset to hold hearing after Gantz freezes Cave of the Patriarchs accessibility work

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee demands answers after Arutz Sheva reports Gantz froze work to make holy site disabled accessible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2021 13:00
Supreme Court approves renovation to make Cave of Patriarchs accessible

Supreme Court approves renovation to make Cave of Patriarchs accessible

Supreme Court rejects petition against construction to make Hebron holy site accessible to disabled people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 20:55
Watch: Jonathan Pollard visits Cave of the Patriarchs

Watch: Jonathan Pollard visits Cave of the Patriarchs

Ex-spy visits one of Judaism's holiest sites for Passover holiday, one of the few days the entire site is open to Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2021 18:18
Thousands visit the Cave of the Patriarchs

Thousands visit the Cave of the Patriarchs

Hall of Isaac and Rebecca opens to Jews in honor of the Passover holiday. 'There's room for everyone at the Cave of the Patriarchs.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2021 17:02
'Absurd: Waiting for a terrorist's approval'

'Absurd: Waiting for a terrorist's approval'

Ahead of court decision on making Cave of the Patriarchs accessible, MK Halevi: 'Court should have required us to make place accessible.'Shimon Cohen, 01/03/2021 15:47
Terrorist neutralized after trying to stab officers in Hebron

Terrorist neutralized after trying to stab officers in Hebron

Border Police officers neutralize a terrorist armed with a knife who tried to stab fighters at the Cave of the Patriarchs.Elad Benari, 13/01/2021 02:58
Budget for disabled access to Patriarchs Cave still not approved

Budget for disabled access to Patriarchs Cave still not approved

Project has green light to proceed, but ministries have yet to apportion budget. Fears that Supreme Court could still halt it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 11:14
Whose 'ancestral homeland'?

Whose 'ancestral homeland'?

Abraham’s tests are our reassurance and proofs. Erekat's claims of an 'ancestral homeland' are as false as those Abraham faced.Daniel Pinner, 15/11/2020 07:00
Redeeming homes in Hebron, the City of our Forefathers

Redeeming homes in Hebron, the City of our Forefathers

Learn about the spiritually significant & highly discreet work of an organization that is redeeming Hebron for the Jewish People.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2020 13:34
'Let us go up and possess the land'

'Let us go up and possess the land'

Abraham's negotiations in Hevron are a lesson for the future.Rabbi Yonatan Kirsch, 12/11/2020 21:00
Watch: Sukkot musical Hallel prayers at Tomb of Patriarchs

Watch: Sukkot musical Hallel prayers at Tomb of Patriarchs

This year, Hebron is coming to the people during Israel's lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2020 06:00
Permit approved for Cave of the Patriarchs accessibility project

Permit approved for Cave of the Patriarchs accessibility project

Civil Administration approves permit to make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible to disabled people after years of struggle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 21:14
Why is Benny Gantz delaying the approved Hebron accessibility project?

Why is Benny Gantz delaying the approved Hebron accessibility project?

The leftist NGO claiming the project will harm the site asked to see how disabled reach the Tower of London - except they don't. Op-ed.Sheri Oz, 30/08/2020 10:57
Smotrich to Gantz: Make Cave of Patriarchs accessible immediately

Smotrich to Gantz: Make Cave of Patriarchs accessible immediately

Yamina MK Bezalel Smotrich calls on Defense Minister Gantz to implement decision to make Hebron holy site disabled accessible without delay.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2020 10:03
Sovereignty Movement praises Gantz for approving accessibility at Cave of the Patriarchs

Sovereignty Movement praises Gantz for approving accessibility at Cave of the Patriarchs

Decision pages way for renovations at Cave of the Patriarchs to allow disabled people to visit the holy site in Hebron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2020 16:58
Defense Minister Gantz: 'Advance accessibility renovations at the Cave of the Patriarchs'

Defense Minister Gantz: 'Advance accessibility renovations at the Cave of the Patriarchs'

Defense Min. Benny Gantz orders advancement of plans to make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible to handicapped and disabled individuals.Ido Ben Porat, 14/07/2020 15:51
Tourism Ministry budgets 2.5 million to make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible

Tourism Ministry budgets 2.5 million to make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible

Tourism Ministry working to redirect funds for the purpose of making ancient site accessible to all.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2020 17:09
PA blasts prayer restrictions in Cave of the Patriarchs

PA blasts prayer restrictions in Cave of the Patriarchs

PA accuses Israel of violating freedom of worship following restrictive measures decided upon in the Cave of the Patriarchs.Dalit Halevi, 27/05/2020 03:29
Cave of the Patriarchs to reopen on Tuesday

Cave of the Patriarchs to reopen on Tuesday

Cave of the Patriarchs reopens following coronavirus lockdowns - but the number of visitors will be limited.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2020 14:44
PA warns against annexation in Judea and Samaria

PA warns against annexation in Judea and Samaria

PA livid over green light given by A-G for works to make Cave of the Patriarchs more accessible.Dalit Halevi, 22/04/2020 03:25
Live: Shacharit and Hallel at Tomb of the Patriarchs

Live: Shacharit and Hallel at Tomb of the Patriarchs

Watch the festive prayer with Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, and Rabbi Uriel Seaied.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2020 05:32
South Korean tourists diagnosed with coronavirus visited the Cave of the Patriarchs

South Korean tourists diagnosed with coronavirus visited the Cave of the Patriarchs

Footage from security cameras shows that the group entered the Jewish prayer area around 9:30 a.m. a week ago Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2020 02:41
Watch: Attempted stabbing attack at Cave of the Patriarchs

Watch: Attempted stabbing attack at Cave of the Patriarchs

Terrorist attempts to stab policeman at Hevron holy site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2020 15:51
Shaked: 'Move forward on Hevron accessibility - without Palestinian Authority's approval'

Shaked: 'Move forward on Hevron accessibility - without Palestinian Authority's approval'

MK Ayelet Shaked urges Knesset committee to approve making Cave of the Patriarchs accessible, even without Palestinian Authority's approval.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/02/2020 13:16
MK Haskel blasts policy change banning MKs from entering part of Cave of the Patriarchs

MK Haskel blasts policy change banning MKs from entering part of Cave of the Patriarchs

MK Sharren Haskel says changes to immunity have led to ban on MKs, ministers, entering Hall of Isaac, demands return to status quo.Hezki Baruch, 17/01/2020 12:56
Didn't help build Jerusalem? Now's your chance to build Hevron

Didn't help build Jerusalem? Now's your chance to build Hevron

You can beautify Hevron and honor the original Fathers and Mothers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/12/2019 14:12
'We are approached daily by Arabs who want to sell their homes'

'We are approached daily by Arabs who want to sell their homes'

Chairman of 'Harchivi Mekom Aholech,' speaks about the endless houses for sale in Hevron and the current campaignIn cooperation with 'Harchivi', 22/11/2019 07:35
Continuing in the path of our Patriarchs

Continuing in the path of our Patriarchs

The people of Hevron invite the public: "Take part in redeeming a new building in the city of our forefathers"Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2019 10:30
Hevron: Where an elevator is not just an elevator

Hevron: Where an elevator is not just an elevator

This Shabbat's Torah reading tells the story of Abraham's purchase of what became The Cave of the Patriarchs, the site visited by almost 1 million people each year. Not all of those who come can pray there. Sheri Oz, 13/11/2019 13:01
Transport Ministry provides free shuttle to Cave of Patriarchs

Transport Ministry provides free shuttle to Cave of Patriarchs

Hevron Sukkot events receive boost from Transport Ministry; significant increase in visitors compared to last year.Mordechai Sones, 22/10/2019 21:35
Ben Shapiro visits Cave of the Patriarchs

Ben Shapiro visits Cave of the Patriarchs

“It was closed to Jews for 700 years under Muslim rule. Since 1967 it is open to everyone," American political commentator writes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/10/2019 14:58
PA: Closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Sukkot is a 'provocation'

PA: Closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Sukkot is a 'provocation'

PA official calls on Arabs to come out in large numbers to the Cave of the Patriarchs to protest Israel's decision to close it for Sukkot.Dalit Halevi, 17/10/2019 02:11
Cave of the Patriarchs - accessible by Passover?

Cave of the Patriarchs - accessible by Passover?

Blue and White leader promises: Cave of the Patriarchs to be made accessible by Passover.Hezki Baruch, 08/10/2019 13:41
PA condemns closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Yom Kippur

PA condemns closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Yom Kippur

PA official says Israeli decision to close the Cave of the Patriarchs on Yom Kippur is "a blatant attack on Muslims".Dalit Halevi, 07/10/2019 04:11
Watch: Selichot at the Cave of the Patriarchs

Watch: Selichot at the Cave of the Patriarchs

Selichot services ahead of Yom Kippur attended by the Chief Rabbis of Israel and Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2019 00:53
Shaked: Make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible - without deals

Shaked: Make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible - without deals

'We should not be making deals with murderer who serves as Hevron mayor,' former Justice Min. Shaked says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2019 13:35
Watch: Selichot at Cave of the Patriarchs

Watch: Selichot at Cave of the Patriarchs

Cave in Hevron filled to the max as Israeli singers Kobi Peretz and Ben Snof lead selichot prayers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2019 09:50
PA outraged over Netanyahu's planned visit to Hevron

PA outraged over Netanyahu's planned visit to Hevron

PA angry as PM prepares to visit Cave of the Patriarchs for ceremony in memory of 1929 Arab riots.Dalit Halevi, 04/09/2019 04:32
'Who's in charge of the Cave of the Patriarchs?'

'Who's in charge of the Cave of the Patriarchs?'

MK Gideon Sa'ar protests negotiating with PA on how, when, whether to make Cave of the Patriarchs handicapped-accessible.Hezki Baruch, 12/06/2019 12:07
Former Governor in Hevron: What a remarkable thing to see

Former Governor in Hevron: What a remarkable thing to see

Former Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker visits Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron.Eliran Aharon, 05/06/2019 00:06
Watch: Thousands pray at Cave of the Patriarchs

Watch: Thousands pray at Cave of the Patriarchs

Jews from around Israel join Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, community rabbis, for 'Hallel,' a prayer of thanks, at Hevron's Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2019 09:54
Hallel with Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu as you've never seen

Hallel with Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu as you've never seen

At Cave of Patriarchs in Hevron, festive prayer held with musical instruments together with Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu and Rabbi Eyal Yakobovich.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2019 17:39
'The Cave of the Patriarchs belongs to Muslims'

'The Cave of the Patriarchs belongs to Muslims'

Thousands visit Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron to mark anniversary of Muslim prophet Muhammad's ascension to heaven.Dalit Halevi, 04/04/2019 06:00
Building for Jews in Hevron is not just a matter of living space

Building for Jews in Hevron is not just a matter of living space

The aftermath of the 1929 massacre and resulting forced evacuation are a part of the history of every Jewish home in the City of the Patriarchs. Larry Domnitch, 24/01/2019 08:01
Boy arrested trying to bring knife into Cave of Patriarchs

Boy arrested trying to bring knife into Cave of Patriarchs

Soldiers examining boy notice suspicious behavior. Suspect, 16-year-old from Yatta, taken for questioning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2019 19:02
Hundreds light Hanukkah candles at Cave of the Patriarchs

Hundreds light Hanukkah candles at Cave of the Patriarchs

Israel's Chief Rabbi participated in the lighting of Hanukkah candles along with dedication of Torah in memory of Lt. David Golovensitz.Hezki Baruch, 04/12/2018 23:36
Knife-wielding Arab arrested in Hevron

Knife-wielding Arab arrested in Hevron

Border Police officers arrest Palestinian Arab who attempted to enter the Cave of the Patriarchs with a knife.Elad Benari, 20/11/2018 01:14
Knesset to probe Cave of the Patriarchs renovation plan

Knesset to probe Cave of the Patriarchs renovation plan

Knesset committee to examine why approved renovations to make Hevron holy site wheelchair accessible have not been carried out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2018 18:47
'We need to show that the Cave of the Patriarchs belongs to us'

'We need to show that the Cave of the Patriarchs belongs to us'

Former Minister Gideon Sa'ar says UNESCO 'blatantly anti-Israel' in declaring Jewish holy sites 'Palestinian.'Benny Toker, 11/10/2018 18:54
Under heavy security: Over 35,000 visit Hevron

Under heavy security: Over 35,000 visit Hevron

Judea Brigade commander explains IDF security arrangements to protect tens of thousands of worshipers in the city of the patriarchs.Yoni Kempinski, 26/09/2018 22:57
PA: Closing Cave of Patriarchs is a 'crime'

PA: Closing Cave of Patriarchs is a 'crime'

PA blasts Israeli decision to close Cave of Patriarchs in Hevron to Muslims for a period of 24 hours.Dalit Halevi, 09/08/2018 04:38
Petition: Make the Cave of the Patriarchs wheelchair-accessible

Petition: Make the Cave of the Patriarchs wheelchair-accessible

Over 100 Likud movement members sign petition demanding PM Netanyahu make Cave of the Patriarchs accessible to the elderly and disabled.Orly Harari, 08/08/2018 09:31