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Left livid at prospect of funds to Hevron Jews

Left livid at prospect of funds to Hevron Jews

Despite efforts of the opposition, the Knesset Finance Committee approved the transfer of 1.9 million shekels to the Jews of Hevron.Hezki Baruch, 02/11/2016 16:45
Ben-Gvir thwarts Hevron Arab provocateur's efforts

Ben-Gvir thwarts Hevron Arab provocateur's efforts

A Hevron Arab’s attempt on Saturday to provoke local Jews ended in failure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2016 22:21
'I thought the terrorists were dead already'

'I thought the terrorists were dead already'

Ashi Horowitz, member of the Hevron emergency response team, testified today for the defense at the Elor Azariya trial in Yafo.Yoel Domb, 30/08/2016 11:37
Haetzni: They can't buy us with money

Haetzni: They can't buy us with money

Prominent Yesha figure rejects government aid to Kiryat Arba: 'If it redeems land that will go to Arabs, I'll pass on the money.'Benny Toker, 11/07/2016 11:50
Founder of post-1967 Hevron community passes away

Founder of post-1967 Hevron community passes away

Yitzhak Geniram was active in re-settlement of Gush Etzion, Hevron, and Golan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2016 10:55
Hevron backs soldier who shot wounded terrorist

Hevron backs soldier who shot wounded terrorist

Ancient city's Jewish community calls to thoroughly check soldier's version of event, stressing: 'remember this terrorist came to murder.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2016 14:50
Hevron Attack 'Incited by Anarchists'

Hevron Attack 'Incited by Anarchists'

Spokesman for the Jewish Community of Hevron says shortly before the attack, a group of Israeli hikers was attacked by an anarchist group.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 25/04/2015 22:34
Five Years after Eviction, Jews Enter Peace House

Five Years after Eviction, Jews Enter Peace House

The first Jewish families entered the house in Hevron after courts and Defense Minister gave their approval.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 13/04/2014 16:37
Leftists in Hevron, Mark 20 Years Since Massacre

Leftists in Hevron, Mark 20 Years Since Massacre

Anniversary of massacre of Muslims at Cave of Machpela by Baruch Goldstein kicks off leftist events.Gil Ronen, 19/02/2014 08:22
Photos: Shabbat Chayei Sarah in Hevron

Photos: Shabbat Chayei Sarah in Hevron

The tension could almost be ignored amidst the festive picnic atmosphere as thousands camped out in front of the Cave of Machpelach.Ben Bresky & INR staff, 27/10/2013 13:16
Shabat Hevron: Why I Live in the City of the Patriarchs

Shabat Hevron: Why I Live in the City of the Patriarchs

We are here to stay. Forever. Read why. David Wilder, Hevron, 25/10/2013 14:24
Netanyahu in Message of Support for Hevron Jews

Netanyahu in Message of Support for Hevron Jews

PM's greeting to the community in honor of Shabbat Hevron may be a political signal of steadfastness.Gil Ronen, 23/10/2013 12:16
MK Struk: Pleased with PM's Hevron Decision

MK Struk: Pleased with PM's Hevron Decision

Hevron resident MK Orit Struk (Bayit Yehudi) lauds decision to allow Jews back Hevron building following attack. MK Feiglin disagrees.Gil Ronen, 23/09/2013 09:45
Singer’s Emotional Meeting with Hevron Survivor

Singer’s Emotional Meeting with Hevron Survivor

Singer Amir Benayoun meets Hevron massacre survivor whose family was slaughtered. ‘I’ll think of him when I sing.’Maayana Miskin, 24/06/2013 02:42
Arabs Cause Destruction in Hevron Fields

Arabs Cause Destruction in Hevron Fields

Arabs and leftists joined forces to harass the Jews who cultivate an agricultural plot, says a resident.Gil Ronen, 09/06/2013 20:22
Jews Leave Controversial Hevron Home

Jews Leave Controversial Hevron Home

Jewish families peacefully leave historic Jewish home in Hevron, call to end ‘discrimination’ over housing.Maayana Miskin, 23/04/2013 19:24
Bennett in Hevron: This is Where It all Began

Bennett in Hevron: This is Where It all Began

Machpela House, which has been closed for a year, was opened up for the MKs.Gil Ronen, 11/04/2013 20:16
Photos: Hevron Attracts 15,000 Visitors

Photos: Hevron Attracts 15,000 Visitors

Over 15,000 people visited Hevron on Wednesday and more are expected on Thursday., 28/03/2013 09:13
Photos: Purim in Hevron Ignores Muslim Riots

Photos: Purim in Hevron Ignores Muslim Riots

As Muslims rioted in Judea and Samaria, Jewish residents of Hevron celebrated Purim and invited soldiers to take part.Arutz Sheva, 24/02/2013 21:45
Jews in Hevron: We Want to be Treated Equally

Jews in Hevron: We Want to be Treated Equally

Jews in Hevron ask to be notified before expulsion.Maayana Miskin, 19/12/2012 03:45
Government to Expel Hevron’s ‘Beit Ezra’ Jews

Government to Expel Hevron’s ‘Beit Ezra’ Jews

Peace Now strikes again. The government told the High Court Monday morning it will expel Jewish families from Beit Ezra in Hevron. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/12/2012 11:56
Bnei Akiva Controversy: 'Rabin Opposed Our Values'

Bnei Akiva Controversy: 'Rabin Opposed Our Values'

Bnei Akiva head’s decision to speak at Rabin memorial pleases the left, but causes consternation within the movement.Maayana Miskin, 26/10/2012 12:26
Deputy PM: No Plans to Adopt Pro-Settlement Report

Deputy PM: No Plans to Adopt Pro-Settlement Report

Deputy PM Meridor says there are no plans to adopt the Levy Report. “Ramallah, Hevron not part of Israel.”Maayana Miskin, 19/10/2012 15:31
Barak: Hand Over 'Peace House' to Jewish Owners

Barak: Hand Over 'Peace House' to Jewish Owners

Defense Minister pre-empts government move to force his hand, but house may remain empty.Gil Ronen, 11/10/2012 21:20
Hevron 'Peace House' to Revert to Jewish Owners

Hevron 'Peace House' to Revert to Jewish Owners

Court rules that the state must return the property to owners. This does not mean residents evicted in 2008 can return.Gil Ronen, 13/09/2012 19:55
IDF Soldier Wounded in PA Arab Rock Attack

IDF Soldier Wounded in PA Arab Rock Attack

Palestinian Authority Arabs have been attacking IDF soldiers in Judea and Samaria Monday, beginning from the early morning hours.Chana Ya'ar, 10/09/2012 17:36
Hevron Arabs Rampage in Funeral, Attack Jews

Hevron Arabs Rampage in Funeral, Attack Jews

Four Arabs died in a traffic accident near Kiryat Arba. The funeral turned into an attack on Jewish motorists.Gil Ronen, 16/06/2012 23:50
'Block Death Sentence for Seller of Hevron Home'

'Block Death Sentence for Seller of Hevron Home'

NGO files motion asking court to force state to act to save Mohammed Abu Shahala, who brokered Machpela House sale.Gil Ronen, 28/05/2012 13:43
Court Suspends Hevron Expulsion Order

Court Suspends Hevron Expulsion Order

Hevron Jews convinced a court to suspend an order to expel Jewish families from a building that an Arab claimed was sold illegally.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 13/05/2012 14:10
Hevron Children Escape Attempted Murder

Hevron Children Escape Attempted Murder

Hevron Arabs targeted 20 Jewish children in a playground Saturday night with huge building blocks and rocks intended to kill.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 29/04/2012 07:34
Hevron: Desperate Jews Played by PA Tricksters

Hevron: Desperate Jews Played by PA Tricksters

PA conmen in Hevron have taken advantage of the desperate shortage of housing in the local Jewish community to make a profit.Maayana Miskin, 22/04/2012 22:06
Court Orders Another Hevron Expulsion

Court Orders Another Hevron Expulsion

Six more Jewish families in Hevron face expulsion after a court accepted Arab claims the purchase of their building was a forgery.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 22/04/2012 09:30
Hevron Jews Compare PA with Third Reich

Hevron Jews Compare PA with Third Reich

The “Nuremberg Laws” under Hitler prohibited transferring property to Jews. Hevron Jews point out the PA is doing the same.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/04/2012 12:24
Photo Essay in Hevron: ‘Let Jews Live Here’

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, 11/04/2012 10:33
Fire in Machpela Cave

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, 09/04/2012 11:14
PM: I asked A-G to Approve Beit El Neighborhood

PM: I asked A-G to Approve Beit El Neighborhood

Prime Minister: We strengthen the Jewish community in Hevron – but we do so while maintaining the law.Gil Ronen, 04/04/2012 19:57
Barak’s Hevron Ultimatum Leaves Him Silent

Barak’s Hevron Ultimatum Leaves Him Silent

Barak silently backs down from his threat to expel Jewish families from Hevron at 3 p.m. He may have boxed himself in a corner. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/04/2012 15:30
Barak Headed for 3 p.m. Face-Off in Hevron

Barak Headed for 3 p.m. Face-Off in Hevron

Barak refuses to budge on an order to expel Jews from their home in Hevron. Likud MK Hotovely: Whoever wants Jews out is an anti-Semite.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/04/2012 12:30
IDF Slaps Machpela House with Eviction Order

IDF Slaps Machpela House with Eviction Order

Residents of newly populated home in Hevron receive orders to leave the premises "out of concern for public safety."Gil Ronen, 02/04/2012 15:32
Hevron Arabs Stage Home Purchase Claim

Hevron Arabs Stage Home Purchase Claim

Soldiers moved Hevron Arabs out of a building they claim they had bought, days after Jews presented a deed of purchase of an Arab home.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/04/2012 08:26
Edelstein: Sale of Hevron Home Undoubtedly Legal

Edelstein: Sale of Hevron Home Undoubtedly Legal

Minister Yuli Edelstein: The sale of Beit HaMachpelah in Hevron which Jews had purchased from an Arab owner was undoubtedly valid.Elad Benari, 01/04/2012 05:15
Activist: Netanyahu Must Choose a Side

Activist: Netanyahu Must Choose a Side

‘Netanyahu has to decide if he’s with us or with our enemies,’ Jewish activist says as Jews are barred from Hevron home.Arutz Sheva staff, 30/03/2012 13:16
MK: 'Rescue Arab Property Seller from PA'

MK: 'Rescue Arab Property Seller from PA'

MK Uri Ariel has called on the government to rescue the former Arab owner who sold a property to Jews near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Chana Ya'ar, 29/03/2012 15:37
Rabbi Dov Lior: Beit HaMachpela Legally Purchased

Rabbi Dov Lior: Beit HaMachpela Legally Purchased

The Chief Rabbi of Kiryat Arba-Hevron visited a new Jewish home next to the Cave of the Patriarchs Thursday, saying the purchase was legal.Chana Ya'ar, 29/03/2012 15:33
Jews Move Into House Near Cave of Patriarchs

Jews Move Into House Near Cave of Patriarchs

A group of Jews has moved into a house in Hevron near the Cave of the Machpela (Patriarchs), after buying it from an Arab owner.Chana Ya'ar, 29/03/2012 11:19
Meretz Gets Unexpected Lesson in Nationalism

Meretz Gets Unexpected Lesson in Nationalism

MKs with Meretz planned to hear from far-left group Breaking the Silence, but were given a tour by Land of Israel activists instead.Maayana Miskin, 26/02/2012 17:32