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Lod imam to be indicted for incitement

Lod imam to be indicted for incitement

Indictment to be filed in the Ramla Magistrate's Court against Sheikh Yusuf Albaz, the Imam of the Great Mosque in Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2021 05:04
Miracle in Lod: Toddler rescued from hot car

Miracle in Lod: Toddler rescued from hot car

Passerby extracts little girl who had been left in car for 3 hours in midst of a heat wave. The child is in good condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 15:44
Man shot & killed in Lod, murder suspected

Man shot & killed in Lod, murder suspected

Attack appears to be latest in string of revenge attacks in dispute between two families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2021 08:36
8th graders nearly lynched in Lod

8th graders nearly lynched in Lod

3 school boys on way to end of school year party violently attacked by group of 20 Arab youths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 19:12
Indictment filed against murderers of the late Yigal Yehoshua in Lod

Indictment filed against murderers of the late Yigal Yehoshua in Lod

Indictment says "The respondents banded together to throw stones at vehicles, after verifying that the vehicles carried Jewish passengers."Orli Harari, 24/06/2021 09:59
Administrative arrest warrant against Arab suspected of shooting Jew in Lod

Administrative arrest warrant against Arab suspected of shooting Jew in Lod

Defense Minister Gantz takes unusual step, signs administrative detention order for Israeli Arab suspected of shooting Jew in Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2021 04:38
'There's no security in Lod, the State has abandoned us'

'There's no security in Lod, the State has abandoned us'

Ahuva Barginski has lived in Lod for 26 years. "If we call the police, 99% of the time they don't turn up."Yehonatan Gottlieb, 20/06/2021 16:08
Gang members who killed Lod resident Yigal Yehoshua arrested

Gang members who killed Lod resident Yigal Yehoshua arrested

Interrogations reveal plan to ambush Jews, intent to murder.Uzi Baruch, 20/06/2021 12:28
Attorney for arrested Imam: Video showing slaying does not constitute incitement

Attorney for arrested Imam: Video showing slaying does not constitute incitement

Attorney insists Sheikh Al-Baz does not support Hamas, was not calling for violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/06/2021 09:07
Public Security Minister visits Lod

Public Security Minister visits Lod

Public Security Minister Omer Bar-Lev and his deputy tour city of Lod following recent riots.Ido Ben Porat, 18/06/2021 05:40
Lod Imam Al-Baz arrested for incitement to violence

Lod Imam Al-Baz arrested for incitement to violence

Sheikh Yussuf Al-Baz posted Facebook video showing slaying of Israeli police officers, writing: "The best way to deal with injustice."Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 09:20
Jewish residents: Violent weekend in Lod

Jewish residents: Violent weekend in Lod

Torah Core group in Lod reports boy attacked at kindergarten by Arab youth, delivery man attacked, stones thrown from bridge.Hezki Baruch, 13/06/2021 09:04
Lod: Arab girls attempt to drown Jewish girl in swimming pool

Lod: Arab girls attempt to drown Jewish girl in swimming pool

'I didn't understand what she wanted from my life, but then she made a motion on my neck as if she was slitting it,' 11-year-old H. says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 12:43
First arrest after firebomb thrown at Lod apartment

First arrest after firebomb thrown at Lod apartment

Police arrest Arab suspected of hurling firebombs at Jewish home in Lod.Orly Harari, 29/05/2021 23:38
Firebombs thrown at Jewish home in Lod

Firebombs thrown at Jewish home in Lod

Three firebombs thrown at residential apartment in Lod. Residents put out the flames, no one injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2021 03:32
'Where were you when they tried to kill my family?'

'Where were you when they tried to kill my family?'

Lod resident Rina Bloch berates Arab MKs for calling riots in Lod 'legitimate protests.'Hezki Baruch, 27/05/2021 16:11
Border Police chief: Current calm in mixed cities 'an illusion'

Border Police chief: Current calm in mixed cities 'an illusion'

'I was shocked at the depth of hatred. Next time around, there'll be shooting in the streets.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 10:34
"We are Lod" - A hopeful celebration in a burned school

"We are Lod" - A hopeful celebration in a burned school

Just a week ago, rioters burned the Maoz Academy in Lod. Today, the academy hosted a brit milah - the symbolic celebration of new life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2021 22:19
250 graduates back principal who threw stones at Arab rioters in Lod

250 graduates back principal who threw stones at Arab rioters in Lod

Former students sign letter expressing support for rabbi who was filmed throwing stones at Arab rioters in Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2021 13:28
Lod: Arab students throw stones

Lod: Arab students throw stones

In response to police inaction, parents in Ramat Eshkol neighborhood choose not to send children to school until security is organized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2021 08:46
Lod: Arab attempted ramming attack

Lod: Arab attempted ramming attack

Arabs attempt ramming attacks on Jews, in two neighborhoods in Lod.Yoni Kempinski, 23/05/2021 00:32
CBC News repeatedly refers to Jewish residents of Lod as “settlers”

CBC News repeatedly refers to Jewish residents of Lod as “settlers”

Article repeatedly refers to Jewish residents of Lod as settlers who are "infiltrating" the city.Dan Verbin, 20/05/2021 23:21
Guardian of the Walls

Guardian of the Walls

Rabbinic opinions on the events in Israel.Yeshiva.co, 20/05/2021 20:16
'If we give up on Lod, we'll lose Jerusalem too'

'If we give up on Lod, we'll lose Jerusalem too'

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu accuses PM of deliberate policy of withholding police support for Lod's Jewish inhabitants.Yoni Kempinski, 20/05/2021 08:07
30 Jewish families evacuated from Lod return home

30 Jewish families evacuated from Lod return home

"Police must confiscate all the illegal weapons if the calm is to last," say residents.Yoni Kempinski, 18/05/2021 13:29
New information on lynching of Lod resident

New information on lynching of Lod resident

Police expect to make arrests in coming days. All eight rioters identified.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2021 10:43
First Jew killed in Arab riots

First Jew killed in Arab riots

Yigal Yehoshua succumbs to his injuries days after being attacked by Arab rioters in Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2021 20:41
Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

United Arab List chairman visits town wracked by anti-Jewish riots, says attacks on synagogues violate Islamic values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 15:25
IDU fights terror like never before

IDU fights terror like never before

The recent surge of civil unrest in 'mixed cities' around Israel has prompted the Israel Dog Unit's first-ever emergency recruitment call.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2021 16:52
Bennett: Lod needs reinforcements now

Bennett: Lod needs reinforcements now

Yamina leader Naftali Bennett issued an urgent demand for the government reinforce the Lod police by any means necessary.Shlomo Witty, 14/05/2021 16:12
IDF soldier shot by Arab rioters still in serious condition

IDF soldier shot by Arab rioters still in serious condition

IDF soldier who suffered severe head injury in Arab-perpetrated lynch undergoes complex surgery.Ido Ben Porat, 14/05/2021 09:33
Volunteers gather to protect residents of Lod from rioters

Volunteers gather to protect residents of Lod from rioters

Arutz Sheva speaks to Regavim Director Meir Deutsch about the dire situation in Lod and how volunteers are protecting local residents.Yoni Kempinski, 13/05/2021 21:18
Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities: Your home is our home

Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities: Your home is our home

"All of Israel is drawing strength from you," says Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities in an important message.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 20:33
Halakhic ruling: Carry phones on Shabbat in Lod

Halakhic ruling: Carry phones on Shabbat in Lod

Rabbi Chaim Shmila tells congregants danger to life presented by riots necessitates taking action to help authorities catch attackers/Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 19:22
A look inside Jewish home in Lod which was hit by Arab firebomb

A look inside Jewish home in Lod which was hit by Arab firebomb

Arab rioters hit Jewish apartment in Lod's Ramat Eshkol neighborhood with firebomb, causing extensive damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 17:26
Jews who shot Lod rioters to be released

Jews who shot Lod rioters to be released

Court orders release of 3 Jews who shot and killed Arab rioter after police admit 'their case has strengthened' during investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 16:14
Muslim preachers openly stoke the flames in Lod's mosques

Muslim preachers openly stoke the flames in Lod's mosques

Who is sending preachers from eastern Jerusalem to incite the local population?Rafael Levy, 13/05/2021 15:30
'The police are not a deterrent'

'The police are not a deterrent'

MK Yoaz Hendel, formerly a part of the Blue and White party, calls for infantry, Border Police, to be deployed in mixed Arab-Jewish cities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 11:57
Pregnant Arab woman seriously injured in Lod violence

Pregnant Arab woman seriously injured in Lod violence

Doctors in Assaf Harofeh hospital successfully delivered her baby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 10:43
Jew walking to synagogue is stabbed - in Lod

Jew walking to synagogue is stabbed - in Lod

In Lod, a Muslim Arab terrorist stabs a Jewish man walking to synagogue for prayers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 10:14
Education Minister Yoav Galant calls for vigilantes to face harsh punishments

Education Minister Yoav Galant calls for vigilantes to face harsh punishments

Yoav Galant warns of 'anarchy' if citizens continue to take the law into their own hands.Hezki Baruch, 13/05/2021 08:33
Co-existence 2.0, what was will no longer be

Co-existence 2.0, what was will no longer be

In the past years 'coexistence' was a hot commodity, highly popular among liberal, progressive NGO’s and donors. It was a chimera. Op-ed..Ron Jager, 13/05/2021 07:38
Channel 13 presenter attacked by right-wing extremists in Lod

Channel 13 presenter attacked by right-wing extremists in Lod

Ayala Hasson, journalist and presenter for Channel 13 News, pelted with rock in the city of Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 04:33
Israel Dog Unit deploys to Lod

Israel Dog Unit deploys to Lod

The arrival of the IDU's canine teams at the most contested spot in Israel drew cheers from Lod residents and complaints from rioters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 01:10
Curfew declared in Lod, over 20 arrested

Curfew declared in Lod, over 20 arrested

Residents ordered to remain in their homes between 8 PM and 4 AM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 20:28
Curfew imposed in Lod following Arab riots

Curfew imposed in Lod following Arab riots

Curfew in city of Lod tonight from 8 pm to 4 am in wake of Arab riots in the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 18:12
President rips 'bloodthirsty' Arab mobs, 'shameful' Arab leaders

President rips 'bloodthirsty' Arab mobs, 'shameful' Arab leaders

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin accuses Israeli Arab leaders of 'shameful' silence as 'bloodthirsty' mobs carry out 'pogroms' on JewsArutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 14:22
'Arresting Jews who fired in self-defense is awful, free them now'

'Arresting Jews who fired in self-defense is awful, free them now'

Amir Ohana demands release of three Jewish civilians who opened fire on Arab rioters who attacked Lod neighborhood.Yoni Kempinski, 12/05/2021 10:09
Kristallnacht in Lod

Kristallnacht in Lod

This incident underlines the anti-Semitic motive of the month long Arab violence against Jews in Israel..Op-ed.Barry Shaw, 12/05/2021 07:50
Special state of emergency declared in Lod, Netanyahu: What we saw here is anarchy

Special state of emergency declared in Lod, Netanyahu: What we saw here is anarchy

Special emergency situation declared in Lod following violent Arab riots in the city.Elad Benari, 12/05/2021 02:28
Man seriously injured from rocks in Lod

Man seriously injured from rocks in Lod

Gangs of Arab rioters roam the streets of Lod, setting a synagogue and dozens of vehicles on fire.Ben Ariel, 12/05/2021 00:00
Arab rioters attack Religious Zionist community in Lod

Arab rioters attack Religious Zionist community in Lod

PLO flag raised over Jewish community in Lod during Arab riots.1 rioter shot and killed, police arrest Jewish man who fired in self-defense.Hezki Baruch, 11/05/2021 09:11
Arabs riot in Lod, torch synagogue

Arabs riot in Lod, torch synagogue

Dozens of Arab residents of Lod shot fireworks at police officers, set a synagogue on fire, and tried to set fire to a police station.Ido Ben Porat, 11/05/2021 02:08
Lod Mayor livid over fireworks on eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day

Lod Mayor livid over fireworks on eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day

Video posted to social media shows launching of fireworks by Arabs in Lod during Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies.Hezki Baruch, 08/04/2021 05:44
Lod: 13 year old attacked by Arabs after leaving home

Lod: 13 year old attacked by Arabs after leaving home

Resident of central city leaves building only to be attacked by 5 Arab youths. "Every week, a different group of kids is attacked here."Orly Harari, 02/02/2021 09:33
Lod mayor threatens those declining vaccine

Lod mayor threatens those declining vaccine

Lod mayor threatens sanctions against unvaccinated residents, children will not be able to attend schools.Ido ben Porat, 01/02/2021 22:52
Last week's car burning in Lod recognized as 'nationalist attack'

Last week's car burning in Lod recognized as 'nationalist attack'

Arutz Sheva has been notified that Israeli police have recognized last week's car burning in Lod as a 'nationalist-based crime.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2021 19:23