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Police Commissioner orders removal of checkpoints at Damascus Gate in Jerusalem

Police Commissioner orders removal of checkpoints at Damascus Gate in Jerusalem

Police Commissioner Kobi Shabtai orders removal of the checkpoints and barricades at the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 26/04/2021 03:12
Arabs clash with police in Jerusalem

Arabs clash with police in Jerusalem

Arabs throw rocks, objects, at police officers near Jerusalem's Old City, and firebombs and fireworks at Jewish neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/04/2021 23:34
Arab arrested for pouring hot coffee on Jew at Damascus Gate

Arab arrested for pouring hot coffee on Jew at Damascus Gate

Border Police arrest man after he was filmed pouring boiling coffee on face of Jew at entrance to Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 17:32
Stabbing attempt foiled in Jerusalem

Stabbing attempt foiled in Jerusalem

Jerusalem stabbing suspect drew knife at inspection post, investigation shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2020 15:00
'We'll keep using Damascus Gate, we won't be afraid'

'We'll keep using Damascus Gate, we won't be afraid'

Gavriel Lavi, who was seriously wounded in stabbing attack in Old City two weeks ago, released from the hospital.Eliran Aharon, 12/06/2019 13:24
Condition of Jerusalem stabbing victim improves

Condition of Jerusalem stabbing victim improves

Gavriel Lavi, who was seriously wounded in stabbing attack near Damascus Gate, breathing on his own, transferred to regular ward.Ben Ariel, 05/06/2019 05:41
'Incredible progress, a real miracle'

'Incredible progress, a real miracle'

Improvement in condition of Gavriel Lavi, who was seriously wounded in stabbing attack in Jerusalem last Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2019 04:41
Arabs who ignored stabbing attack in Jerusalem arrested

Arabs who ignored stabbing attack in Jerusalem arrested

Police arrest 5 who saw attack on Gabriel Lavi near Damascus Gate but did nothing. Court frees them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2019 19:47
Attacker's mother praises: He was butcher, knew how to slaughter

Attacker's mother praises: He was butcher, knew how to slaughter

Mother praises how son wielded knife to attack policemen, explaining he was a butcher.Mordechai Sones, 20/02/2019 02:43
State to appeal release of accessories in Damascus Gate attack

State to appeal release of accessories in Damascus Gate attack

State prosecutor will appeal decision to release two Arabs convicted of transporting terrorists who murdered border policewoman Hadas Malka.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2018 18:50
Terrorist who stabbed police officers receives 35-year sentence

Terrorist who stabbed police officers receives 35-year sentence

Ayman Kurd, who stabbed police officers two years ago, receives prison sentence for two counts of attempted murder.Orly Harari, 12/09/2018 10:30
'She stepped out of the taxi - and drew her knife'

'She stepped out of the taxi - and drew her knife'

Female terrorist who wounded two near Jerusalem's Old City is indicted by Jerusalem court.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 21/08/2017 13:23
Watch: IDF destroys house of terrorist who murdered Hadas Malka

Watch: IDF destroys house of terrorist who murdered Hadas Malka

The Border Police sergeant was murdered at the Damascus Gate in June.Tzvi Lev, 17/08/2017 09:06
IDF getting ready to destroy house of Damascus Gate terrorist

IDF getting ready to destroy house of Damascus Gate terrorist

Forces last night made preparations for demolition of house of one of the terrorists in attack during which Hadas Malka murdered.Uzi Baruch, 06/07/2017 08:06
Bus brings Palestinian Arabs to Jerusalem's Old City

Bus brings Palestinian Arabs to Jerusalem's Old City

Israeli authorities allow bus of PA women and children to enter Jerusalem, allowing passengers to pray at Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2017 23:32
Border Policewoman murdered in Jerusalem terror attack

Border Policewoman murdered in Jerusalem terror attack

23-year-old Border Police officer killed in combined shooting and stabbing attack in Jerusalem’s Old City.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/06/2017 22:14
Attempted terror attack in Jerusalem

Attempted terror attack in Jerusalem

16-year old female terrorist attacked Jews at entrance to Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2017 19:40
'Suddenly the terrorist ambushed me with a knife'

'Suddenly the terrorist ambushed me with a knife'

Border Police officer tells of chase, terrorist's ambush.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2017 22:54
Terrorist stabs three Israelis in Jerusalem

Terrorist stabs three Israelis in Jerusalem

Terrorist attacker stabs two yeshiva boys and policeman in Jerusalem's Old City, is eliminated by Border Police.. Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2017 20:17
Attempted stabbing attack thwarted in Jerusalem

Attempted stabbing attack thwarted in Jerusalem

Female terrorist shot dead while attempting to stab police officers. No injuries reported.Gary Willig, 29/03/2017 16:23
2 teenage terrorists get 11 years for attempted mu

2 teenage terrorists get 11 years for attempted mu

Two teenage terrorists who stabbed an Israeli teenager were sentenced to 11 years in prison for stabbing a Jewish teenager by Damascus Gate.Autz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2016 15:19
Terrorist brandishes knife - and is eliminated

Terrorist brandishes knife - and is eliminated

Footage from attempted terror attack in Old City on Friday.Yoni Kempinski, 18/09/2016 21:33
Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Jordan condemns "barbaric act" of Israel killing a Jordanian who tried to carry out a stabbing attack in the Old City of Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 18/09/2016 06:00
Haredi youth: 'Arab cop helped my attacker'

Haredi youth: 'Arab cop helped my attacker'

Israel Itah tells Arutz Sheva about beating he suffered near Damascus Gate, which Arab police officer stopped by helping attacker flee.Shimon Cohen, 10/07/2016 15:44
Paratroopers ordered to hide in Jerusalem

Paratroopers ordered to hide in Jerusalem

Paratrooper recruits told on police orders to close bus curtains at Damascus Gate en route to Kotel ceremony; 'did we liberate Jerusalem?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2016 09:06
Stabbing attack thwarted in Jerusalem

Stabbing attack thwarted in Jerusalem

Arab arrested with knife in bag on his way to Damascus Gate, admits to police he planned to attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2016 14:56
Damascus Gate terrorists’ houses demolished

Damascus Gate terrorists’ houses demolished

The houses of three terrorists that killed female Border Police officer Hadar Cohen were demolished by the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/04/2016 09:11
Arab girl prayed, went to school and then to stab

Arab girl prayed, went to school and then to stab

Indictment reveals how PA TV factored in 14-year-old's terror attempt in the Old City, before alert officer asked to see her hands.Ido Ben-Porat, 26/02/2016 13:16
Stabbing attempt at Damascus gate

Stabbing attempt at Damascus gate

An 18 year-old attempted to stab police officers as Shabbat was ending. The officers responded quickly and overpowered the teen terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/02/2016 18:39
Watch: Damascus Gate stabbing - raw footage

Watch: Damascus Gate stabbing - raw footage

Border Police shooting Arab terrorist after he stabbed two caught on film in powerful raw footage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2016 13:26
Two wounded in stabbing at Damascus Gate

Two wounded in stabbing at Damascus Gate

Terror attack at gate to Jerusalem's Old City; two lightly to moderately wounded at the site, woman lightly wounded by shrapnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2016 10:02
Police 'regret' detention of WaPo journalist

Police 'regret' detention of WaPo journalist

Police force 'regret if any distress was caused' by brief detention of Washington Post Jerusalem Bureau Chief near Old City.Ari Soffer, 16/02/2016 21:40
Teen terror girl foiled in Jerusalem knifing

Teen terror girl foiled in Jerusalem knifing

Police ask 14-year-old Arab terrorist to take hand out of her pocket, only to find a massive knife - not to mention what was in her bag.Ari Yashar, 15/02/2016 15:32
Damascus Gate terrorist a Palestinian policeman

Damascus Gate terrorist a Palestinian policeman

Omar Mohammed Omar of Hevron, a PA police officer, identified as terrorist eliminated on Sunday in the Damascus Gate attack.Shoshana Miskin, 15/02/2016 09:46
Shooting attack thwarted in Jerusalem

Shooting attack thwarted in Jerusalem

Two Arab terrorists eliminated after opening fire on officers at Damascus Gate.Uzi Baruch, 14/02/2016 23:01
Arab teens watched incitement videos, went to stab

Arab teens watched incitement videos, went to stab

After watching incitement videos online and praying at Al-Aqsa Mosque, two Arab teens decided to murder Jews.Ido Ben Porat, 10/02/2016 12:03
Terrorist told mother 'I'm going to heaven'

Terrorist told mother 'I'm going to heaven'

Shin Bet probes tip Hadar Cohen's murderers prayed at Al-Aqsa before attack; one terrorist revealed to have written parents minutes before.Cynthia Blank, 09/02/2016 22:00
Two attempted stabbings thwarted this morning

Two attempted stabbings thwarted this morning

16-year-old girl attacks Border Police near Damascus Gate. IDF apprehends 2nd female attacker near Karmei Tzur.Uzi Baruch, 09/02/2016 09:48
Israel returns bodies of Damascus Gate terrorists

Israel returns bodies of Damascus Gate terrorists

Three terrorists who murdered Hadar Cohen buried in funeral in their hometown of Kabatiya.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/02/2016 20:19
'The price is a heavy and painful one'

'The price is a heavy and painful one'

Police chief visits officer who was wounded in Jerusalem attack, commends her for preventing a bigger attack.Elad Benari, 03/02/2016 23:45
Damascus Gate terrorist turns himself in

Damascus Gate terrorist turns himself in

16-year-old from eastern Jerusalem who carried out Damascus Gate stabbing turns himself in. Search continues for second terrorist.Elad Benari, 31/01/2016 02:22
'I was stabbed - I'll join the army, give my all'

'I was stabbed - I'll join the army, give my all'

Stabbing victim in today's attack near Damascus Gate made aliyah from Brooklyn in order to join IDF. Only became a citizen last month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/01/2016 22:53
Stabbing attack in Jerusalem

Stabbing attack in Jerusalem

17-year-old injured in attack minutes before end of Shabbat. Police catch, arrest two terrorists responsible.Ari Soffer, 30/01/2016 18:05
One wounded in Jerusalem stabbing

One wounded in Jerusalem stabbing

Officer moderately wounded in knife attack at Damascus Gate, terrorist eliminated.Ari Yashar, 03/12/2015 17:26
Stabbing in Jerusalem, border policeman injured

Stabbing in Jerusalem, border policeman injured

Stabbing at Damascus Gate, on same street as previous stabbings; terrorist eliminated.Tova Dvorin, 29/11/2015 09:12
Arab teens planned stabbing attack in Jerusalem

Arab teens planned stabbing attack in Jerusalem

Teen terror cell of 12-14 year olds caught with knives, had planned stabbing at Damascus Gate.Orly Harari, 23/10/2015 15:46
MSNBC Told to Fire 'Innocent Terrorist' Reporter

MSNBC Told to Fire 'Innocent Terrorist' Reporter

Two petitions demand Ayman Mohyeldin be fired for lying and saying shot stabber was 'unarmed,' in latest display of 'systematic bias.'Ari Yashar, 20/10/2015 23:00
Stabbing Thwarted in Jerusalem's Old City

Stabbing Thwarted in Jerusalem's Old City

Terrorist in camouflage tried to stab police, then was shot by another group of officers. None injured.Uzi Baruch, 14/10/2015 17:15
Watch: Arab Stabs Police in Jerusalem on Shabbat

Watch: Arab Stabs Police in Jerusalem on Shabbat

Security cam captures Arab terrorist acting evasively before lunging at officers and stabbing one in the face.Yoni Kempinski, 12/10/2015 10:04
Jewish Teen Stabbed in Jerusalem

Jewish Teen Stabbed in Jerusalem

15-year-old stabbed near the Damascus Gate, suffering moderate-to-serious wounds. Stabber shot by security forces.Elad Benari, 04/10/2015 04:12
Arabs Attack Police in Jerusalem's Old City

Arabs Attack Police in Jerusalem's Old City

Arab rioters hurl rocks at police near Temple Mount, reinforced officers arrest one; mass call-up of Border Police decided.Ari Yashar, 18/09/2015 13:32
'Bibi Released the Terrorist, He Attacked Again'

'Bibi Released the Terrorist, He Attacked Again'

Ex-MK slams govt. and ISA for release of murderer of Israel Prize laureate, who was feted by Abbas and returned to terror this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2015 10:08
Hevron Arab Indicted for Trying to Murder Officer

Hevron Arab Indicted for Trying to Murder Officer

Arab who illegally entered Jerusalem and repeatedly stabbed Border Patrol officer nearly to death charged for terrorist attack.Yedidya Ben-Or, 23/08/2015 12:53
Attorneys: Evidence Shows Stabber Meant to Murder

Attorneys: Evidence Shows Stabber Meant to Murder

Prosecutors furnished solid evidence Arab who attacked two Jews on Shavuot had murder on his mind - still no murder charge against him.Yaakov Levi, 23/06/2015 21:45
Doctor: Miraculous Recovery of Stabbed Officer

Doctor: Miraculous Recovery of Stabbed Officer

Trauma head at hospital talks about 'dramatic transition' from dying officer stabbed by Arab terrorist to now stable condition.Hezki Baruch, 22/06/2015 11:16
No Murder Charges for Shavout Terrorist Stabber

No Murder Charges for Shavout Terrorist Stabber

Shoving a knife into the back of a Jewish man does not constitute attempted murder, according to the Prosecution.Moshe Cohen, 21/06/2015 21:38
'We Immediately Gave Policeman Medical Treatment'

'We Immediately Gave Policeman Medical Treatment'

Magen David Adom paramedic Aharon Adler recounts frenzied first few minutes after stabbing attack in Jerusalem on Sunday.Shimon Cohen, 21/06/2015 14:10