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Yeshiva dean: Carry a cell phone - even on Shabbat

Yeshiva dean: Carry a cell phone - even on Shabbat

Following spurt of Arab attacks on Jews, Rabbi Eliyahu Mali, dean of Jaffa yeshiva, tells students to carry mobile phones even on Shabbat.Hezki Baruch, 19/04/2021 14:45
Jaffa: Arabs clash with Jewish protesters after attack on rabbi

Jaffa: Arabs clash with Jewish protesters after attack on rabbi

Demonstrators gather in Jaffa to protest attack on two yeshiva officials. 'There's a silent Intifada against religious Jews'.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 18/04/2021 22:31
Rabbi beaten by Arabs in Jaffa

Rabbi beaten by Arabs in Jaffa

Yeshiva dean of local Hesder yeshiva assaulted in broad daylight on Jaffa street by Arab assailants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2021 17:37
Arab teen arrested for assaulting LGBT Arab youths in Jaffa

Arab teen arrested for assaulting LGBT Arab youths in Jaffa

Police use footage of assault to identify one of two Arab teens who beat gay Arab youths in Jaffa, leading to suspect's arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 11:28
'We were almost lynched'

'We were almost lynched'

Arab rioters in Jaffa attack Jewish youths who accidentally drove into the area during Sunday's riots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2020 13:32
Arab rioters attack police in Jaffa

Arab rioters attack police in Jaffa

Hundreds of Arabs riot in Jaffa, south of Tel Aviv, hurling stones at police and setting dumpsters on fire to protest building plans.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 21:46
Jaffa: Protesters attack police with rocks and tear gas

Jaffa: Protesters attack police with rocks and tear gas

Protesters attempt to force their way into construction site, attack police, after judge orders halt to construction of homeless shelter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2020 17:48
Court orders halt to Jaffa construction following Arab riots

Court orders halt to Jaffa construction following Arab riots

The Tel Aviv District Court issues temporary order halting construction of homeless shelter in Jaffa after petition by Muslim Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2020 15:33
Jaffa riots: 'There is no cemetery there'

Jaffa riots: 'There is no cemetery there'

Municipal spokesperson says Muslim cemetery at site of planned expansion of homeless shelter was relocated over a century ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2020 11:16
Riots in Jaffa, rock thrown at bus

Riots in Jaffa, rock thrown at bus

Hundreds of Arabs march in Jaffa to protest the death of Iyad al-Halak in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2020 01:01
Again: Riots in Jaffa, Arabs attack fire crews and police

Again: Riots in Jaffa, Arabs attack fire crews and police

Two firefighters lightly injured from stones thrown by Arabs. Police forces able to disperse the riots.Ben Ariel, 03/04/2020 04:12
Rioting in Jaffa: 4 Arabs arrested

Rioting in Jaffa: 4 Arabs arrested

Rioting breaks out over detention of man suspected of violating coronavirus quarantine order.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2020 18:33
Dramatic video: Boy narrowly saved from being hit by bus

Dramatic video: Boy narrowly saved from being hit by bus

Mother barely saves child who ran into middle of the street in Jaffa from being run over by bus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2019 14:00
Suspected terror attack in Jaffa

Suspected terror attack in Jaffa

Woman stabbed in Jaffa in suspected terror attack. Police conducting manhunt for the assailant.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2019 10:39
Baby chokes on a plastic bag, policeman saves his life

Baby chokes on a plastic bag, policeman saves his life

A policeman saves the life on a 10-month-old baby on the first day of Passover in Jaffa.Reut Hadar, 21/04/2019 21:29
Two Jaffa residents accused of trying to join fighters in Syria

Two Jaffa residents accused of trying to join fighters in Syria

Following instructions received from Syrian source they set out for Turkey to move to Syria, returning to Israel after losing connection.Mordechai Sones, 18/10/2018 12:41
Condition of Jaffa child wounded in shooting stabilizes

Condition of Jaffa child wounded in shooting stabilizes

Critically injured five-year-old boy and his grandfather stabilize after moderate gunfire injury last night in Jaffa.Mordechai Sones, 16/09/2018 12:14
Child injured in Jaffa shooting

Child injured in Jaffa shooting

Shooting in Jaffa leaves five-year-old boy critically injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2018 23:35
Arab attacks female Army Radio reporter

Arab attacks female Army Radio reporter

Reporter pushed, threatened by Arab upon arriving to cover Jaffa fire; station asked details of incident not be leaked.Mordechai Sones, 04/09/2018 16:20
Fire in Jaffa: One killed, another missing

Fire in Jaffa: One killed, another missing

Fire breaks out on ground floor of building in Jaffa after 3 am. In addition to man who was killed, another man was apparently present.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2018 09:39
Surprise discovery at museum being constructed in Jaffa

Surprise discovery at museum being constructed in Jaffa

Expansive Ottoman-era soap factory and underground vaults discovered during construction of Uri Geller Museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/08/2018 10:00
Jaffa Arab charged with joining ISIS, planning Tel Aviv attack

Jaffa Arab charged with joining ISIS, planning Tel Aviv attack

Israeli Arab accused of being in contact with terrorist organization, planning attack near IDF headquarters.Mordechai Sones, 18/04/2018 11:36
'I will never look at a gas tank in the same way'

'I will never look at a gas tank in the same way'

Medic gives first-hand account of events following fatal Jaffa explosion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2017 14:54
Three dead in Jaffa building explosion

Three dead in Jaffa building explosion

Three dead and five injured in explosion in Jaffa building, believed to have been caused by illegal gas tank in nearby store.Elad Benari, 28/11/2017 10:30
Stolen Torah scrolls recovered - with PA assistance

Stolen Torah scrolls recovered - with PA assistance

Five Torah scrolls stolen from Jaffa synagogue found in Hevron. Israeli police say PA authorities aided in recovery of holy items.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2017 16:35
Tel Aviv Mayor supports theater that honored terrorists

Tel Aviv Mayor supports theater that honored terrorists

Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai attends rally for Jaffa theater facing cut in subsidies after hosting event honoring terror-supporter.Tzvi Lev, 06/10/2017 16:58
Hundreds of Arab rioters clash with police in Jaffa

Hundreds of Arab rioters clash with police in Jaffa

Arab riots in Jaffa resume days after man shot and killed while attacking police.David Rosenberg, 03/08/2017 22:56
'They dragged me to the ground, beat me, bit me, strangled me'

'They dragged me to the ground, beat me, bit me, strangled me'

Channel 2 reporter survives attempted lynch by Arabs: 'Two of them dragged me to the ground, ripped my shirt while another strangled me.'Reut Hadar, 30/07/2017 20:29
Violence erupts at Arab funeral

Violence erupts at Arab funeral

Arabs assault Channel 2 reporter as he films funeral of Jaffa shooting victim.Uzi Baruch, 29/07/2017 23:59
Unrest in Jaffa

Unrest in Jaffa

Arabs clash with police after Arab suspects die in clashes.Orly Harari, 29/07/2017 22:31
Massive police raid on suspected Arab crime center in Jaffa

Massive police raid on suspected Arab crime center in Jaffa

Large numbers of police units raid Abu Sayef compound in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, where gun and drug trafficking and illegal construction suspected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2017 10:34
Israeli archaeologists restore marble seal of Ottoman sultan

Israeli archaeologists restore marble seal of Ottoman sultan

Archaeologists have restored the original marble seal on the landmark Jaffa Clock Tower.Shlomo Vile, 13/12/2016 12:36
Watch: Woman survives hit-and-run

Watch: Woman survives hit-and-run

Reckless driver hits woman at crosswalk, attempts to flee. Amazingly, victim suffers only light injuries from hit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2016 13:36
Arabs of Jaffa oppose presence of 'settlers'

Arabs of Jaffa oppose presence of 'settlers'

Coastal city's Islamic Council sets up protest tent to rail against encroachment of 'settlers', Jewish residents, on an Arab neighborhood.Dalit Halevi, 04/08/2016 07:26
Who is buying up church lands in Jaffa?

Who is buying up church lands in Jaffa?

Documents show church property in Jaffa sold for fraction of true value to a 'fictitious foreign company'.Dalit Halevi, 10/07/2016 09:08
Home of Jaffa terrorist demolished

Home of Jaffa terrorist demolished

IDF demolishes home of terrorist who murdered American tourist Taylor Allan Force.Ben Ariel, 21/06/2016 05:42
Arab leaders: Jewish plot to gentrify Yafo

Arab leaders: Jewish plot to gentrify Yafo

Drive to buy homes, businesses close to Tel Aviv really a 'racist' and 'extremist' plan to deliberately drive out Arabs, local leaders say.Dalit Halevy, 14/05/2016 22:40
Suspected Jaffa terror attack accomplice caught

Suspected Jaffa terror attack accomplice caught

Arab from eastern Jerusalem arrested on suspicions of aiding lethal stabbing, in which US tourist Taylor Force was murdered.Uzi Baruch, 02/05/2016 16:09
Man arrested for electric-bike DUI

Man arrested for electric-bike DUI

A 54-year-old man in Jaffa was caught riding an electric bike after drinking a 'small glass of vodka.'Shoshana Miskin, 01/05/2016 18:38
Citation for officers who shot wounded terrorist

Citation for officers who shot wounded terrorist

Police district commanders recommend honoring officer and volunteer who shot Jaffa murderer after he was wounded - what about Elor Azariya?Ari Yashar, 01/05/2016 17:12
Ramat Gan Rabbi: Don't kill neutralized terrorists

Ramat Gan Rabbi: Don't kill neutralized terrorists

In response to investigation of volunteers who killed Jaffa murderer, Rabbi Ariel says use non-lethal force if terrorist has been caught.Benny Tocker, 10/03/2016 20:12
Prison for Arab who threw grenade at yeshiva

Prison for Arab who threw grenade at yeshiva

Mohammed Hafez Cundus specifically targeted a Religious Zionist yeshiva out of hatred for 'settlers.'Ido Ben-Porat, 27/12/2015 18:00
Three Yafo Arabs indicted for firebombing police

Three Yafo Arabs indicted for firebombing police

Mahmoud Galush, 18, recruited two minors to join him in nighttime attack on security forces in Yafo.Cynthia Blank, 22/10/2015 10:59
Yafo Residents Arrested for Firebomb Attack

Yafo Residents Arrested for Firebomb Attack

Cleared for publication: three Arabs, one adult and two minors, attacked police to 'support Palestinian cause.'Uzi Baruch, 18/10/2015 15:02
Peres Plays Down Islamist Violence in Jaffa

Peres Plays Down Islamist Violence in Jaffa

Ancient Israeli port city is 'a showcase' for Jewish-Arab coexistence, Peres says, blaming 'very extreme' Islamic Movement for riots.Yoni Kempinski, 07/10/2015 16:52
Jaffa Arab Indicted for Throwing Bomb at Yeshiva

Jaffa Arab Indicted for Throwing Bomb at Yeshiva

Jaffa resident who threw grenade at Shirat Moshe yeshiva says he wanted to scare 'the settlers.'Uzi Baruch, 24/09/2015 10:42
Arab Leader Decries Jewish 'Settlement' - in Jaffa

Arab Leader Decries Jewish 'Settlement' - in Jaffa

An Arab community leader vowed to 'fight the Judaization' of the Ajami neighborhood of Jaffa - a stone's throw from Tel Aviv.Dalit Halevi, 24/08/2015 21:32
Israeli Arabs Protest IDF Attack on Hamas

Israeli Arabs Protest IDF Attack on Hamas

Arabs in Jaffa conducted a relatively calm protest Monday, after a much wilder one in Nazareth, over the IDF's operation in Gaza.Moshe Cohen, 21/07/2014 23:04
Suspects Arrested in Israeli Flag Desecration

Suspects Arrested in Israeli Flag Desecration

Resident of Jaffa and resident of Ramle caught with spray paint in their possession.Ido Ben Porat, 04/05/2014 04:45
Israeli Flags Desecrated in Jaffa

Israeli Flags Desecrated in Jaffa

Dozens of Israeli flags were desecrated in Jaffa overnight Wednesday. It's not clear who is behind the vandalism, police said.Yaakov Levi, 01/05/2014 11:25
PA Flags Replace Israeli Flags in Tel Aviv

PA Flags Replace Israeli Flags in Tel Aviv

PA flags flown for hours at Yafo (Jaffa) Port, just south of Tel Aviv. Police reportedly have not hurried to take down the flags.Ari Yashar, 18/04/2014 11:23
6 Arrested in Stabbing of Jaffa Christian Leader

6 Arrested in Stabbing of Jaffa Christian Leader

Six Christian suspects arrested in connection with the murder of the leader of Jaffa (Yafo) Christian community, Gabriel Cadis.Chana Ya'ar, 07/01/2012 19:04
Arab MKs Denounce Police 'Brutality'

Arab MKs Denounce Police 'Brutality'

MKs Ahmed Tibi and Ibrahim Sarsour condemn the police for raiding a noisy mosque in Jaffa, threaten consequences.Elad Benari, 06/01/2012 03:16
Video: Jewish Revival in Yafo

Video: Jewish Revival in Yafo

Jewish revival: The first religious public school in 25 years is been dedicated in Yafo (Jaffa). Arutz Sheva TV was there. Ben Gedalyahu, Yoni Kempinski, 21/12/2011 11:18
New Visitors' Center Brings Jaffa to Life

New Visitors' Center Brings Jaffa to Life

The Old Jaffa Development Company launches brand new visitors’ center, which presents the city's history from the Bible to the present day.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 30/11/2011 04:12