News and updates about Gilo

Missing soldier from Gilo neighborhood in Jerusalem found

Hundreds of people accompanied by military and police forces search for missing soldier Ariel Edri from Gilo neighborhood.

Missing soldier from Gilo neighborhood in Jerusalem found

Two 18-story buildings to be constructed in Gilo

The buildings will include 216 housing units, 20% of which will be small units to provide affordable options for young couples to buy apts.

Two 18-story buildings to be constructed in Gilo

Watch: Gilo stabbing suspect surrenders

Stabbing suspect turns self in to police as victim recovers.

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Following recognition, 300 new homes to be built in Jerusalem

City to approve plans for 300 new homes in post-1967 J'lm neighborhood weeks after President Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Following recognition, 300 new homes to be built in Jerusalem

240 homes approved in eastern Jerusalem

City planning committee approves 90 homes in Gilo, 150 in Ramat Shlomo.

240 homes approved in eastern Jerusalem

State Department blasts new Jerusalem construction

State Department says U.S. is strongly opposed to "settlement activity" after Israel approves new homes in Jerusalem's Gilo neighborhood.

State Department blasts new Jerusalem construction

Jerusalem to approve new construction

Jerusalem to approve construction of more than 180 housing units in Gilo, a plan which has so far been avoided due to American pressure.

Jerusalem to approve new construction

Jerusalem municipality backs Gilo construction

Plan to build new housing units in the southern Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo advanced with the blessing of the Jerusalem municipality.

Jerusalem municipality backs Gilo construction

'Criticism on construction lacks factual basis'

Foreign Ministry rejects criticism of planned construction in Gilo, says the real obstacle to peace is Palestinian rejection of Israel.

Israel: Criticism of construction 'lacks factual basis'

State Dept blasts 'corrosive' Israeli construction

State Department spokesman issues scathing condemnation of Israeli plans to build new homes in Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo.

State Department blasts 'corrosive' Israeli construction

EU 'deeply concerned' over Israeli security fence

EU claims the fence will harm Palestinian Arabs' livelihood.

EU 'deeply concerned' over Israeli security fence

Bus bursts into flames in Jerusalem

Panic in the capital: Egged bus catches fire in Gilo, causing all passengers to be evacuated.

Bus bursts into flames in Jerusalem

30 Years for Terrorist Who Tried to Blow up Jews

Aziz Awisat sentenced for cutting gas pipes and trying to cause lethal explosion, ax attack on Jewish man that left him critically wounded.

30 Years for Terrorist Who Tried to Blow up Jews in Jerusalem

Firefighters Find Gas Pipe Cut in J'lem Terror Try

Anonymous culprits cut gas pipes in southern Gilo neighborhood, in apparent attempt to cause an explosion.

Firefighters Find Gas Pipe Cut in Jerusalem Terror Attempt

Law Enforced in 'East Jerusalem' - Against Jews

Municipality 'finally crosses Green Line to enforce law'; no, not the 57 illegal mosques - sukkah boards left up in synagogue yard.

Law Finally Enforced in 'East Jerusalem' - Against a Synagogue

Celebrating in Jerusalem - By Stoning Jews

Celebrating in Jerusalem - By Stoning Jews

Israel Building 700 New Jerusalem Housing Units

Far-left group Peace Now reports on over 700 new tenders in Gilo neighborhood over 1949 Armistice lines, claims it 'undermines peace.'

Israel Building 700 New Jerusalem Housing Units

Terrorist Who Cut J'lem Gas Pipes Nabbed

Hamas member cut gas pipes in Armon Hanatziv and Gilo in the hope of causing deadly explosions. He also stabbed a Jewish man two years ago.

Terrorist Who Cut Jerusalem Gas Pipes Nabbed

Fight Continues for Gilo Families

Community leader fights for families that ‘lost everything in a moment.’

Fight Continues for Gilo Families

Police: Ban Worker Responsible for Gas Explosion

In dramatic turnaround, police to suddenly demand that technician responsible for Gilo gas explosion be placed on probation.

Police: Ban Technician Responsible for Gilo Explosion from Work

Woman Injured in Gilo Gas Explosion Dies

A day before the technician accused of responsibility for the Gilo gas explosion returns to work, another victim of the explosion has died

Woman Injured in Gilo Gas Explosion Dies of Her Wounds

Family Poisoned in Jerusalem, Baby Girl Dies

Couple and 4 children evacuated to hospital after being poisoned, pesticide sprayed 2 days earlier suspected as cause.

Family Poisoned in Jerusalem, Baby Girl Dies

Gas Explosion: Linda Schwartz Fights for her Life

The explosion apparently occurred at the apartment of Max and Maya Schwartz, whose daughter in in the ICU.

Gas Explosion: Linda Schwartz Fighting for her Life

Court Frees Gas Technician Suspected in Blast

Investigation indicates that the Jerusalem blast did not occur in the apartment to which he had been called.

Court Frees Gas Technician Suspected in Deadly Blast

Medics: Blast Scene 'Like an Earthquake'

Magen David Adom paramedics relate first-hand rescue experiences from the gas balloon explosion in Jerusalem Sunday night.

Medics: Blast Scene was 'Eerily Silent, Like an Earthquake'

J'lem Gas Explosion: 'All Will Be Investigated'

'Supergas' technician arrested for questioning; he had been called to the building in the evening before the blast.

J'lem Gas Explosion: 'Everything Will Be Investigated'

Jerusalem Gas Tank Explosion Kills Three People

Three people, including a baby, killed in a gas tank explosion in a residential building Jerusalem. 11 injured.

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Rock-Throwing Terrorists Target Jerusalem Bus

Arabs hurl rocks at a bus in the Gilo neighborhood of Jerusalem. No injuries reported.

Rock-Throwing Terrorists Target Jerusalem Bus

Jewish Man Charged with Stabbing Arab Cabbie

Barak Zakaim, 23, of Gilo, charged with attacking driver in May.

Jewish Man Charged with Stabbing Arab Cabbie

Jerusalem Approves 942 New Jewish Homes?

Meretz councilor says new homes have been approved in Gilo, which some leftists see as a “settlement.”

Jerusalem Approves 942 New Jewish Homes?

Israel to Build in Jerusalem, U.S. Angry

An official in the White House reacts angrily to news report that Israel approves construction of 300 new homes in Jerusalem.

Israel to Build in Jerusalem, U.S. Angry

Green Light for 1,200 Housing Units in Jerusalem

Jerusalem's Gilo neighborhood will expand by 1,200 housing units due to approval by a Jerusalem district zoning committee.

Green Light for 1,200 Housing Units in Jerusalem's Gilo

ADL Blasts EU's One-Sided Criticism of Israel

The Anti-Defamation League blasted the European Union for its one-sided criticism of Israel.

ADL Blasts European Union's One-Sided Criticism of Israel

Netanyahu ‘Answers’ EU with More Yesha Homes

Netanyahu appears in Gilo to make it clear to the EU Israel will continue to build there. Foreign Ministry: 700 new homes.

Netanyahu ‘Answers’ EU with More Yesha Homes

EU Condemns Gilo Housing, Israel Shoots Back

Minister Saar: "Our right to build in Jerusalem is no lesser than the right of the British to build in London."

EU Condemns Gilo Housing, Israel Shoots Back

Gang Beats Jewish Youth in Jerusalem, No Arrests

Police are still investigating a sudden gang attack on Bnei Akiva youth group that left two with broken bones.

Gang Beats Jewish Youth in Jerusalem, No Arrests

Southern Israelis Under Attack from Gaza

Palestinian Authority Arab terrorists launched an attack from Gaza Monday afternoon against residents of the Negev, in southern Israel.

Southern Israelis Under Attack from Gaza

Jerusalem Approves 130 Gilo Homes

The Jerusalem municipality approved 130 new homes in Gilo and a visitor center for the City of David.

Jerusalem Approves 130 Gilo Homes

Gilo Residents Furious at Condemnation

Gilo resident tells Arutz Sheva: "It's our right to build. There's no other country where the world intervenes when it builds."

Gilo Residents Furious at Condemnation Over Construction

Ayalon Gives the Press a Crash Course in Reality

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon shows the foreign media what “east Jerusalem” looks like. Israeli neighborhoods a reality, he says.

Ayalon Gives the Press a Crash Course in Reality at Giloplayer