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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
Lod mayor Yair Rebibo: Jewish criminals have some compassion, Arabs: none

Lod mayor Yair Rebibo: Jewish criminals have some compassion, Arabs: none

Mayor accuses gov't of failure to deal with Arab organized crime as violence spirals out of control.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2020 14:11
Watch: Violent blast caught on tape as Arabs burn cars

Watch: Violent blast caught on tape as Arabs burn cars

A resident of Lod was videotaping cars set on fire by local Arabs when the fuel tank of one caught fire and a loud explosion was heard.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 19:51
New Lod visitor center blends innovation with ancient wisdom

New Lod visitor center blends innovation with ancient wisdom

The new “Aderaba Lod” Center for Ancient-Contemporary Innovation will be a new educational-tourist visitor center in Lod, Israel.Sharona Cohen, 25/09/2020 10:35
Circumcision performed for son of woman saved by Yad L'Achim

Circumcision performed for son of woman saved by Yad L'Achim

Anti-assimilation activist group performs circumcision ceremony for young woman saved from Arab boyfriend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 11:44
Suspected murder in factory in central Israel

Suspected murder in factory in central Israel

19-year-old killed in Lod factory, likely the result of stabbing in apparent murder case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2020 11:35
Arab attacks Lod official with a hammer

Arab attacks Lod official with a hammer

Lod official reports violence - and finds himself face-to-face with the attacker. 'He waved his hammer but didn't bring it down on me.'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 30/06/2020 16:32
Lod: Bullet hits Jewish family's home during Shabbat

Lod: Bullet hits Jewish family's home during Shabbat

Rifle bullet hits window of family home in Lod. Nobody harmed but damage caused.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2020 08:19
Lod Mayor surprises family of terror victim

Lod Mayor surprises family of terror victim

Lod Mayor Yair Revivo and several youths visit family of terror victim Rina Shnerb, hold ceremony in her memory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2020 01:12
Incendiary kites - near Ben Gurion Airport

Incendiary kites - near Ben Gurion Airport

During Ramadan, explosives and incendiary kites threaten Lod residentsl: 'We're in danger of our lives,' Lod resident says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2020 08:14
1 killed in violent Lod attack

1 killed in violent Lod attack

66-year-old man killed, 60-year-old woman seriously hurt in violent attack. 1 arrested for murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2020 16:25
Arabs rob pizza deliveryman - with Airsoft guns

Arabs rob pizza deliveryman - with Airsoft guns

Police arrest Arab youths who robbed pizza deliveryman at gunpoint. Suspects: 'It's a toy gun.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2020 11:05
Arab hijacks car in central Israel: 'Drive or I'll kill you'

Arab hijacks car in central Israel: 'Drive or I'll kill you'

Arab man from Lod indicted after he entered a car and threatened the driver. "Take me to Ramla. I’m running away from someone."Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2020 12:57
Arab suspected in attack on rabbi in central Israel arrested

Arab suspected in attack on rabbi in central Israel arrested

28-year-old Arab man arrested after rabbi dragged out of his car, beaten in central Israeli city of Lod.Yehontan Gottlieb, 09/12/2019 13:44
Rabbi dragged out of his car, beaten by Arabs in central Israel

Rabbi dragged out of his car, beaten by Arabs in central Israel

Arab assailants pull rabbi of Lod neighborhood out of his car and beat him in front of his children. Outraged locals plan protest.Yehontan Gottlieb, 08/12/2019 17:04
'They attacked her, abused her, and locked her up'

'They attacked her, abused her, and locked her up'

Arab parents accused of neglecting and seriously abusing their daughter are indicted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2019 14:44
Rina Shnerb's family: 'We won't be broken'

Rina Shnerb's family: 'We won't be broken'

'Two nations say they love the Land of Israel. One expresses it by throwing bombs, the other by hiking,' says Rina Shnerb's brother-in-law.Yoni Kempinski, 25/08/2019 22:43
Lod residents demonstrate in front of airport

Lod residents demonstrate in front of airport

Lod residents protest noise pollution caused by planes taking off over their city - at five in the morning.Yoni Kempinski, 20/08/2019 10:47
'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

Court extends arrest of Arab parents whose 5-year-old daughter was found bound and covered in blood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 14:46
Attorney: Family of girl found tied up in bathroom is 'normal'

Attorney: Family of girl found tied up in bathroom is 'normal'

Attorney representing father of girl found tied up in apartment says family is 'normal.' Municipality: Family are Arabs, mother is from PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 11:10
Police make disturbing discovery in Lod apartment

Police make disturbing discovery in Lod apartment

5-year-old girl found tied up and alone in bathroom in apartment in central Israel after parents, siblings leave her crying at home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 08:24
Preliminary indictment for 74-year-old who killed father of 3

Preliminary indictment for 74-year-old who killed father of 3

74-year-old gunman's detention extended as prosecutors file preliminary indictment, pending formal charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2019 17:05
Miracle in Lod

Miracle in Lod

Stray bullet strikes residential building in Lod less than a week after 9-year-old girl shot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2019 07:54
9-year-old girl wounded by gunfire in Lod

9-year-old girl wounded by gunfire in Lod

Girl shot in back on Struma Street in city, evacuated to Assaf Harofeh Hospital; circumstances under examination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2019 14:05
5-year-old killed in traffic accident in central Israel

5-year-old killed in traffic accident in central Israel

5-year-old boy run over in Lod, third child killed in traffic accident in one day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2019 22:31
Burglars break into Lod synagogue

Burglars break into Lod synagogue

Police inform worshipers that investigation was closed. In response to Arutz Sheva's inquiry they make clear that investigation is ongoing.Nitsan Keidar, 27/05/2019 03:07
Synagogue vandalized in central Israel

Synagogue vandalized in central Israel

Vandals desecrate Lod synagogue, damaging building and Torah ark.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/05/2019 08:19
Happy Nakba Day!

Happy Nakba Day!

On Nakba Day, Israeli Arabs are not mourning the Arab loss of the 1967 territories, but of all of today's Israel.  Ariel Natan Pasko, 13/05/2019 08:01
Three children in Lod diagnosed with measles

Three children in Lod diagnosed with measles

Three daycare children, including 5-month-old baby, diagnosed with measles in Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2019 15:32
Watch: Dramatic arrest in Ramla

Watch: Dramatic arrest in Ramla

After police chase, four Lod residents arrested on suspicion of shooting. Victim is in moderate condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2019 14:04
Lod: Bride-to-be killed just prior to wedding

Lod: Bride-to-be killed just prior to wedding

Arab bride-to-be shot and killed by unknown assailant one day before her wedding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/03/2019 15:57
Lod Mayor: 'Remember the tears after 1992 elections loss'

Lod Mayor: 'Remember the tears after 1992 elections loss'

Lod Mayor and Shomron Council head call to unite small Right parties: 'Overcome differences to prevent rise of leftist government.'Hezki Baruch, 10/02/2019 19:47
Arabs attack Lod's police chief

Arabs attack Lod's police chief

Tense relations between police and Lod's Arab community continue following the demolitions of illegal homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2018 20:33
Victory for Lod residents

Victory for Lod residents

Indictment filed against Arabs who severely damaged environment. Mayor Revivo: 'We'll stop phenomenon that harms all our quality of life'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2018 19:28
Lod Council member: 'Don't sell houses to Jews'

Lod Council member: 'Don't sell houses to Jews'

Arab council member attacks campaign inviting Jews to live in Lod neighborhood; 'Don't give up your homes!'Mordechai Sones, 15/07/2018 12:10
Pistol, bullets, and drugs confiscated during raids in Lod

Pistol, bullets, and drugs confiscated during raids in Lod

Police raid two houses in central Israeli city, where they find a pistol, 251 bullets, and a large amount of different drugs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2018 08:06
Lod: Holding fireworks show while Israelis mourn is a 'red line'

Lod: Holding fireworks show while Israelis mourn is a 'red line'

Mayor of Lod says local Arabs who set off fireworks during Memorial Day will be brought to justice. 'Police already raiding the house.'David Rosenberg, 18/04/2018 13:11
Watch: Thief assaults restaurant owner

Watch: Thief assaults restaurant owner

Lod resident steals money from restaurant, attacks restaurant owner after being caught.Orly Harari, 24/01/2018 16:02
Fires in Lod may have been intentional

Fires in Lod may have been intentional

Lod firefighters battle five fires in one night, investigators suspect fires were intentionally set.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2018 09:03
4 injured in Lod train collision

4 injured in Lod train collision

One person in critical condition after train collides with car.Gary Willig, 17/10/2017 21:37
City of Lod versus Otzma Yehudit

City of Lod versus Otzma Yehudit

Management of National Lotto Center in Lod tells Otzma Yehudit that their event planned on the premises was cancelled by order of the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2017 11:06
Lod mayor apologizes for asking mosque not to use loudspeakers

Lod mayor apologizes for asking mosque not to use loudspeakers

Lod mayor who was assaulted while asking recalcitrant imam to observe noise laws in the middle of the night, apologizes for 'hurt feelings'.David Rosenberg, 12/09/2017 13:52
WATCH: 'This is a stick-up'

WATCH: 'This is a stick-up'

Lod resident enters kiosk, robs cashier at gunpoint.Refael Levi, 06/09/2017 14:56
Street dedicated in memory of Neve Tzuf massacre victim

Street dedicated in memory of Neve Tzuf massacre victim

Chaya Salomon memorialized near Noam Hameiri school in Lod where she taught for 18 years.Mordechai Sones, 04/09/2017 19:30
Watch: Lod mayor confronts imam over mosque loudspeaker

Watch: Lod mayor confronts imam over mosque loudspeaker

Lod Mayor Yair Revivo confronts imam over mosque loudspeakers at night, moments before Muslim worshippers attack him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2017 12:42
Lod mayor beaten in local mosque

Lod mayor beaten in local mosque

Muslim worshippers beat Lod mayor after he demanded mosque adhere to agreement not to use loudspeakers at night. 'The police did nothing.'Ido Ben Porat, 01/09/2017 10:01
Muezzin noise level raised to unbearable: 'Police do nothing'

Muezzin noise level raised to unbearable: 'Police do nothing'

Sleepless month of Ramadan: 'You can sit at home, turn on air conditioner, close windows and shutters, and the noise will still come in.'Mordechai Sones, 26/06/2017 18:37
Lod resident convicted of double murder

Lod resident convicted of double murder

Lod court convicts man of murdering ex-wife and her current partner, rejects claim suspect is unfit to stand trial.Netanel Katz, 14/05/2017 09:59
'He prayed in the mosque - then went out to murder Jews'

'He prayed in the mosque - then went out to murder Jews'

Terrorist indicted for stabbing attack in Lod last week. Suspect entered Israel illegally in order to murder Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2017 11:13
Police admit Lod stabbing was terrorist attack

Police admit Lod stabbing was terrorist attack

After initial claims by police that stabbing of principal in Lod was criminal in nature, Shin Bet announces arrest of terrorist responsible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/04/2017 17:35
'Police should admit that Lod attack was terror'

'Police should admit that Lod attack was terror'

Reports from Jewish neighborhood in Lod are saying the stabbing earlier this week was terror, but Police won't classify it as such - as yet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2017 13:34
'I did not give up - the stabber hesitated'

'I did not give up - the stabber hesitated'

Revital Kenino, school principal stabbed yesterday by Arab, recovering from injury to nape of neck, tells how she coped with attack.Mordechai Sones, 28/03/2017 16:45
'There hasn't been nationalist incident for decades'

'There hasn't been nationalist incident for decades'

Lod Mayor Yair Revivo referred to the stabbing of a Jewish woman by an Arab assailant Monday and said it appeared to be a criminal incident.Yoel Domb, 28/03/2017 16:20
Woman stabbed by Arab in Lod

Woman stabbed by Arab in Lod

Woman attacked by Arab and moderately wounded.In Ramat Elyashiv neighborhood of Lod. Police investigating motive for attack.Reut Hadar, 27/03/2017 22:29
Fatah parties for freed terrorist held in Israeli cities

Fatah parties for freed terrorist held in Israeli cities

Fatah holds party celebrating terrorist's release, flies PLO flags - in Lod.Shimon Cohen, 08/03/2017 08:01
13-year old attacks female soldier, attemps to steal rifle

13-year old attacks female soldier, attemps to steal rifle

Teenager physically assaults female soldier while her back is turned, attempts to steal assault rifle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2017 18:18
Lod Municipality petitions Supreme Court: Appoint rabbis to city

Lod Municipality petitions Supreme Court: Appoint rabbis to city

Lod Municipality petitions Supreme Court to order Religious Affairs Minister to justify withholding appointment of two rabbis for a year.Mordechai Sones, 27/12/2016 18:10