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Jerusalem launches it’s first major tourist project for 2021

Jerusalem launches it’s first major tourist project for 2021

Jerusalem is preparing to bring back tourism into the city after a year of Covid-19Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 13:41
What will the US embassy in Jerusalem look like?

What will the US embassy in Jerusalem look like?

Jerusalem municipality approves expansion of US embassy to encompass 2 complexes with housing for employees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2021 17:32
Early morning rescue in Jerusalem

Early morning rescue in Jerusalem

72-year-old man collapses suddenly early Sunday morning in eastern Jerusalem. Despite having no pulse EMTs manage to resuscitate him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2021 16:43
Jerusalem to vaccinate hotel workers in preparation for renewed tourism

Jerusalem to vaccinate hotel workers in preparation for renewed tourism

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Leon orders vaccination campaign to be extended to hotel workers in anticipation of post-pandemic tourism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2021 22:34
Israel and Morocco – is it normalization?

Israel and Morocco – is it normalization?

Can we expect to see active Moroccan involvement in future Israeli-Palestinian negotiations on the core issue of Jerusalem?Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 07:01
Floor collapses at store in downtown Jerusalem

Floor collapses at store in downtown Jerusalem

Search underway for people possibly trapped as ground gives way under store.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2021 16:19
New Jerusalem neighborhood in exchange for right-wing alliance?

New Jerusalem neighborhood in exchange for right-wing alliance?

Netanyahu's confidants say PM will promote construction of residential neighborhood in Atarot area in exchange for rightist alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2021 14:37
Thousands defy lockdown, attend funeral of Rabbi Meshulam Dovid Soloveitchik

Thousands defy lockdown, attend funeral of Rabbi Meshulam Dovid Soloveitchik

Masses defy lockdown to attend funeral of scion of Soloveitchik rabbinic dynasty, Brisk rosh yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 14:16
Watch: Arrests, use of water cannon against protesters in Jerusalem

Watch: Arrests, use of water cannon against protesters in Jerusalem

Police arrest and use water cannon against leftist protesters in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 01:42
Man's body found in cave 4 years after he went missing

Man's body found in cave 4 years after he went missing

Woman walking near cave outside Jerusalem notices human skeleton, ending 4-year search for missing man.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2021 18:05
Police commissioner called 'Hitler' in abusive Jerusalem graffiti

Police commissioner called 'Hitler' in abusive Jerusalem graffiti

Unknown vandals malign new police commissioner amidst clashes between police and haredi rioters over lockdown enforcement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 17:35
Fox News crew attacked in Jerusalem's Meah Sharim neighborhood

Fox News crew attacked in Jerusalem's Meah Sharim neighborhood

'Kill them!' Rioters reportedly attack Fox News crew in Meah Sharim neighborhood of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 26/01/2021 14:23
Haredi extremists damage train in Jerusalem

Haredi extremists damage train in Jerusalem

Rioters damage a train car, smash windows of train and station with rocks and pour concrete on the tracks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 00:03
US Ambassador David Friedman visits Western Wall to mark end of term

US Ambassador David Friedman visits Western Wall to mark end of term

Watch: U.S.Ambassador to Israel pays a visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem as he ends his term under the Trump administrationArutz Sheva, 20/01/2021 19:20
Secretary of State-designate: Jerusalem is Israel's capital, the embassy will remain there

Secretary of State-designate: Jerusalem is Israel's capital, the embassy will remain there

Antony Blinken says in confirmation hearing the Biden administration will not reverse Trump's decision to relocate US embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 20/01/2021 01:31
Sheldon Adelson laid to rest in Jerusalem

Sheldon Adelson laid to rest in Jerusalem

Businessman, philanthropist, and Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson brought to Mount of Olives cemetery in Jerusalem to be laid to rest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2021 12:35
Netanyahu was taken to secure compound during protest outside his home

Netanyahu was taken to secure compound during protest outside his home

Netanyahu and his wife were taken to secure compound at their residence last weekend after several protesters breached a checkpoint outside.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 08/01/2021 20:39
PA warns: Israel planning to build a Holy Temple

PA warns: Israel planning to build a Holy Temple

Adviser to Abbas claims "settlers" are calling for the Dome of the Rock to be demolished and replaced by a Holy Temple.Dalit Halevi, 07/01/2021 05:05
Mob trashes Arab car, police cruiser during Jerusalem protests

Mob trashes Arab car, police cruiser during Jerusalem protests

Watch: Protest in Jerusalem against death of Ahuvya Sandak turns violent, with protesters mobbing Arab car and trashing police cruiser.David Rosenberg, 01/01/2021 10:08
Dozens detained during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death

Dozens detained during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death

More than 25 detained during demonstrations in Jerusalem following the death of Ahuvya Sandak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2020 23:30
22 arrested at protest over death of Ahuvya Sandak

22 arrested at protest over death of Ahuvya Sandak

Clashes break out between police and protesters. Security forces claim demonstrators hurled stones and bottles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2020 07:45
Leading rabbi at Jerusalem yeshiva dies from COVID-19

Leading rabbi at Jerusalem yeshiva dies from COVID-19

Rabbi Sholom Povarsky of the Kol Torah Yeshiva in Jerusalem, passes away during Shabbat at the age of 86.Ben Shaul, 27/12/2020 03:59
Youths protest in Jerusalem, block Light Rail

Youths protest in Jerusalem, block Light Rail

Hundreds of young people demonstrate over death of Ahuvya Sandak. Police forces evacuate youths who blocked Light Rail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 23:44
Moroccan flags on the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem

Moroccan flags on the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion: I hope that when the coronavirus crisis is over, we will see tourists from Morocco coming to visit Jerusalem.Orli Harari, 24/12/2020 06:39
Leading rabbi at Jerusalem yeshiva hospitalized with COVID-19

Leading rabbi at Jerusalem yeshiva hospitalized with COVID-19

Rabbi Sholom Povarsky from Kol Torah Yeshiva in Jerusalem taken to Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital after contracting coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 01:13
Hamas welcomes shooting attack in Jerusalem

Hamas welcomes shooting attack in Jerusalem

Hamas describes shooting attack near the Lions' Gate as a "heroic act".Dalit Halevi, 22/12/2020 04:03
Watch: Jerusalem shooting attack caught on camera

Watch: Jerusalem shooting attack caught on camera

Police arrest Arab resident of village of Mukaybla in the Gilboa Regional Council suspected of aiding terrorist who fired on police tonight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 22:28
Watch: Did Jerusalem Minister just call Gantz's bluff?

Watch: Did Jerusalem Minister just call Gantz's bluff?

Min of Jerusalem and Heritage MK Rafi Peretz says he knows Gantz wants Jerusalem to remain united despite recent statements to the contrary.ILTV, 17/12/2020 20:38
Benny Gantz: 'There's room for Palestinian capital in Jerusalem'

Benny Gantz: 'There's room for Palestinian capital in Jerusalem'

In interview with al-Sharq al-Awsat, DM says: 'May be an exchange of territories with Palestinians.'Ido ben Porat, 17/12/2020 08:18
Jerusalem Mayor lights candles at 'Little Western Wall'

Jerusalem Mayor lights candles at 'Little Western Wall'

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion lights Hanukkah candles at the “Little Western Wall”, located in the revitalized Jewish Quarter of the Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/12/2020 04:05
Watch: Nissim Black is 'Ready for Shabbat'

Watch: Nissim Black is 'Ready for Shabbat'

Star rapper Nissim Black, who moved to Israel after converting to Judaism, discusses life, everyday struggles in the Holy Land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2020 21:13
Watch: Haredi rioters clash with police in Jerusalem

Watch: Haredi rioters clash with police in Jerusalem

Hundreds of haredim clash with police forces over a light-rail route due to traverse their neighborhoods.ILTV, 09/12/2020 14:12
Arab attacks bus inspectors over wearing a mask

Arab attacks bus inspectors over wearing a mask

Police arrest 17-year-old from Issawiya on suspicion of attacking inspectors who pointed out to him that he was not wearing a mask.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2020 00:12
Leftist protesters throw torch in Jerusalem

Leftist protesters throw torch in Jerusalem

Police arrest 27 activists during latest demonstration near Prime Minister's Residence in Jerusalem.Orli Harari, 06/12/2020 03:33
Watch: Chabad of Talbiya-Mamilla 19th Kislev event

Watch: Chabad of Talbiya-Mamilla 19th Kislev event

8th annual event was broadcast live from the Ohel Nechama Synagogue in Jersalem featuring three generations of the musical Hershtik familyArutz Sheva, 04/12/2020 09:58
Czech Republic to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Czech Republic to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Czech ambassador to Israel says decision to open diplomatic office in Jerusalem fulfills 2-year-old promise by President Milos Zeman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2020 20:03
Massive Jerusalem fire was arson sparked with holy books

Massive Jerusalem fire was arson sparked with holy books

20-year-old arsonist admits to sparking multiple fires across the capital. Investigation finds that Talmud pages were used to light fires.David Rosenberg, 30/11/2020 14:59
60-year-old killed in Jerusalem fire

60-year-old killed in Jerusalem fire

60-year-old pronounced dead after fire breaks out in storage room of building in Kiryat Moshe. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2020 01:42
30 injured in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire

30 injured in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire

Dozens treated after firefighters rescue residents trapped in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 14:35
Running around Jerusalem: Between the desert and the city

Running around Jerusalem: Between the desert and the city

Join Michael and Daniel as they run through "the Valley of the Shadow of Death" - the Kidron Valley.Arutz Sheva, 20/11/2020 00:13
Pompeo walked through the ancient City of David

Pompeo walked through the ancient City of David

"Visit highlighted more than 3,000 years of Jerusalem's heritage upon which foundations of US and Israel rest", City of David officials saidYoni Kempinski, 19/11/2020 13:11
Netanyahu and Pompeo summarize 'intimate and productive conversation'

Netanyahu and Pompeo summarize 'intimate and productive conversation'

Read the full transcript of the statements of Israeli PM Netanyahu and US Sec of State Pompeo at the King David Hotel in JerusalemArutz Sheva, 19/11/2020 12:00
The usual suspects against Jewish construction in Jerusalem

The usual suspects against Jewish construction in Jerusalem

Nothing better highlights the legitimacy of Israel's plans to build in Givat HaMatos than the diatribes of Peace Now, PA, EU, and UN. Op-ed.Ruthie Blum, 18/11/2020 11:39
Pro-Israel activists chase off EU reps touring Jerusalem neighborhood

Pro-Israel activists chase off EU reps touring Jerusalem neighborhood

EU representatives tour Jerusalem neighborhood at the center of latest housing controversy. Israeli activists chased them out of the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2020 14:36
EU 'deeply worried' by Jerusalem housing plans

EU 'deeply worried' by Jerusalem housing plans

European Union warns Israel again expansion of Givat HaMatos neighborhood in Jerusalem, calling it 'illegal settlement'.David Rosenberg, 15/11/2020 22:18
MK Zohar: Vital to build in strategic areas before Trump leaves office

MK Zohar: Vital to build in strategic areas before Trump leaves office

Coalition head adds that "Netanyahu promised me before last elections that he'd build in Givat Hamatos."Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 17:28
Deadline for tenders on Jerusalem construction set right after Biden inauguration

Deadline for tenders on Jerusalem construction set right after Biden inauguration

Deadline for tenders for construction in Givat Hamatos neighborhood of Jerusalem set for January 25, right after Joe Biden inauguration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 14:54
Jerusalem neighborhood which angered Biden in 2010 to be expanded

Jerusalem neighborhood which angered Biden in 2010 to be expanded

Israel approves expansion of Jerusalem neighborhood which became flashpoint of US-Israel tensions during Biden's 2010 visit.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 13/11/2020 09:41
Police rescue soldiers from haredi neighborhood of Jerusalem

Police rescue soldiers from haredi neighborhood of Jerusalem

Hundreds of haredim surround 2 soldiers, several civilians in Beit Yisrael neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2020 08:14
Connecting Gush Etzion to Jerusalem

Connecting Gush Etzion to Jerusalem

Deputy mayor of Jerusalem tours Gush Etzion to strengthen relations between the local authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2020 22:25
Jerusalem of Gold: Ancient juglet containing gold coins unearthed in the capital

Jerusalem of Gold: Ancient juglet containing gold coins unearthed in the capital

Excavations in the Old City of Jerusalem unearth ancient pottery juglet containing four gold coins more than 1,000 years old.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2020 17:38
African nation of Malawi to open embassy in Jerusalem

African nation of Malawi to open embassy in Jerusalem

Malawi would become the third nation to have an embassy in Jerusalem, first African nation to do so.Gary Willig, 03/11/2020 17:53
Arabs rally in Jerusalem against Macron

Arabs rally in Jerusalem against Macron

Thousands of Palestinian Arabs rally in Old City against French President's defense of the right to publish Mohammed cartoons.Elad Benari, Canada, 30/10/2020 20:40
Ambassador Friedman gives first 'Jerusalem, Israel' passport

Ambassador Friedman gives first 'Jerusalem, Israel' passport

US Ambassador to Israel gives Menachem Binyamin Zivotofsky his new passport, listing 'Jerusalem, Israel' for the first time in US passport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2020 13:05
US passport changed - 18 years after our lawsuit

US passport changed - 18 years after our lawsuit

US State Department statement came nearly 18 years after lawsuit on behalf of Menachem ZivotofskyNathan and Alyza D. Lewin, 30/10/2020 07:05
US ends ban on listing 'Israel' on passports of people born in Jerusalem

US ends ban on listing 'Israel' on passports of people born in Jerusalem

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo officially announces end to long-standing policy not recognizing Jerusalem as part of Israel.Gary Willig, 29/10/2020 15:59
Arabs throw firebombs at Jewish homes in Jerusalem

Arabs throw firebombs at Jewish homes in Jerusalem

Eight firebombs thrown at Jewish homes in Ma'ale HaZeitim neighborhood. In later clash with Arabs, police intervene and arrest a Jew.Yonatan Gottlieb, 28/10/2020 23:33