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MKs Tell Cops to Get Tough on Hostile Villages

MKs Tell Cops to Get Tough on Hostile Villages

Members of Knesset's Interior Committee tour eastern Jerusalem and hear police excuses for security havoc.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 11/09/2014 17:07
Reclaming Mt. of Olives from Rock Attacks by Song

Reclaming Mt. of Olives from Rock Attacks by Song

Thousands in night of singing and study for anniversary of Rabbi Kook's passing, as Arutz Sheva learns of efforts to take back the cemetery.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 29/08/2014 14:57
Group: No Security Worries at Mt. of Olives Tomb

Group: No Security Worries at Mt. of Olives Tomb

A Jerusalem group encourages Jews to visit the Tomb of medieval scholar Rabbi Ovadiah MiBartenura on Sunday night.Moshe Cohen, 01/06/2014 09:56
Ambush Causes New Yorker to Miss Dad's Funeral

Ambush Causes New Yorker to Miss Dad's Funeral

Tova Richler flew thousands of miles to her father's burial, but Arabs at Mount of Olives prevented her from attending.Benny Toker, Gil Ronen, 22/04/2014 12:03
Crimea Synagogue Vandalized Amid Ukraine Unrest

Crimea Synagogue Vandalized Amid Ukraine Unrest

Swastikas and graffiti sprayed on a synagogue in Crimea, local rabbi advises worshippers to stay away from the site,Elad Benari, 03/03/2014 06:32
Israeli Envoy: Vandalism Does Not Represent Japan

Israeli Envoy: Vandalism Does Not Represent Japan

Israelis understand that the vandalism in Japan of Anne Frank's diary is "a single act," says Israeli envoy.Elad Benari, 28/02/2014 05:15
Israeli Embassy Donates New Anne Frank Diaries

Israeli Embassy Donates New Anne Frank Diaries

Copies of diary torn in Tokyo vandalism spree replaced by embassy, 300 copies to make up for 308 ruined books.Ari Yashar, 26/02/2014 16:13
'Anne Frank' Vandalized in Libraries Across Tokyo

'Anne Frank' Vandalized in Libraries Across Tokyo

Hundreds of books about the Holocaust found torn apart across Tokyo Friday; Japanese nationalist politics may be to blame.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2014 11:34
Visitors to Mt. of Olives Demand More Protection

Visitors to Mt. of Olives Demand More Protection

Visitors to the tomb of Rabbi Ovadia Mibartenura, a medieval commentator on the Mishna, are demanding extra police protection.David Lev, 10/02/2014 20:37
Jerusalem: Police Investigate 'Price Tag'

Jerusalem: Police Investigate 'Price Tag'

Cars vandalized, words 'Arab workers, enough assimilation' sprayed at the scene. Comes after Jewish man stabbed by Arab attacker.Ari Soffer, 10/02/2014 12:35
Rivlin Promises to Increase Mt. of Olives Security

Rivlin Promises to Increase Mt. of Olives Security

Police do precious little to defend Jews who wish to visit the massive Jewish cemetery at the Mount of Olives, activists said.David Lev, 09/02/2014 23:45
Arab 'Price Tag' On Elazar Son Of Aaron's Tomb

Arab 'Price Tag' On Elazar Son Of Aaron's Tomb

Arab graffiti praising terrorism scrawled over tomb of high priest Aaron's son Elazar from Torah, questions how police will respond.Ari Yashar, 08/02/2014 23:11
Rabbi on Arab Attacks: Are We Waiting for Tragedy?

Rabbi on Arab Attacks: Are We Waiting for Tragedy?

Rabbi Hillel Horowitz, Jerusalem Director of Cemeteries, steps in to fight Arab violence against mourners, slams helpless police.Maayana Miskin, 16/01/2014 15:30
Mt. of Olives: Arab Youths Attack Bereaved Father

Mt. of Olives: Arab Youths Attack Bereaved Father

Rabbi Yitzhak Cohen tells Arutz Sheva of the harrowing attack; 40-minute assault highlights lack of police presence at Mt. of Olives.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 15/01/2014 16:16
Serious Vandalism of Coastal Synagogues

Serious Vandalism of Coastal Synagogues

Town between Ashdod and Ashkelon has two synagogues broken into by vandals who ripped Torah scrolls and threw them on the floor.Ari Yashar, 10/01/2014 12:45
Exposed: Waqf Illegally Drilling on Temple Mount

Exposed: Waqf Illegally Drilling on Temple Mount

Temple Mount activist catches Waqf officials vandalizing Judaism's holiest site.Tova Dvorin, 08/01/2014 17:56
Vandalism Plunges Samaria Jews into Darkness

Vandalism Plunges Samaria Jews into Darkness

Jews in Samaria suffer blackout. The problem: power line is routed through a hostile Arab town.Maayana Miskin, 07/01/2014 23:01
Tel Aviv Synagogue Vandalized with Swastikas

Tel Aviv Synagogue Vandalized with Swastikas

Nazi slogans, swastikas spray-painted on Tel Aviv synagogue. Suspect in custody.Ari Soffer, 31/12/2013 14:45
Vandalism in Lod Latest in Israeli-Arab Clashes

Vandalism in Lod Latest in Israeli-Arab Clashes

Cars vandalized in Lod; Orthodox Jewish community reports ongoing harassment by local Arabs.Tova Dvorin, 24/12/2013 11:48
King David's Tomb Vandalized During Snowstorm

King David's Tomb Vandalized During Snowstorm

Newly donated religious books stamped with name of non-existent 'Academy - King David' by vandals during storm.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2013 23:03
'Mortal Danger' to Travel to Mount of Olives

'Mortal Danger' to Travel to Mount of Olives

Knesset committee hearing Monday discusses security issues at historic site; no police until Defense Min. confirms danger.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2013 21:24
Yeshiva Student Wounded in Rock Attack

Yeshiva Student Wounded in Rock Attack

24 -year-old yeshiva student lightly wounded after being struck by a rock near the Mount of Olives.Elad Benari, 11/11/2013 00:12
Jewish Pilgrims Attacked Next to Mount of Olives

Jewish Pilgrims Attacked Next to Mount of Olives

Area resident calls family's escape miraculous.Uzi Baruch and Ernie Singer, 25/09/2013 17:15
Selichot Bus Attacked at Mt. of Olives

Selichot Bus Attacked at Mt. of Olives

Claims of better security notwithstanding, a tour bus is ambushed by rock throwers at Mt. of Olives.Gil Ronen, 10/09/2013 14:19
Decline in Arab Attacks on Mount of Olives

Decline in Arab Attacks on Mount of Olives

Thousands expected at cemetery in the week before Yom Kippur, as activists also report a drop in grave desecrations by Arab extremists.Gil Ronen, 10/09/2013 12:17
Activists: Police not Protecting Mount of Olives

Activists: Police not Protecting Mount of Olives

Activists say attacks against ancient cemetery, local Jews escalating, police not taking threat seriouslyGil Ronen, 10/07/2013 14:50
Jews Almost 'Lynched' on Mount of Olives

Jews Almost 'Lynched' on Mount of Olives

A group of Jews who visited the tomb of the Rabbi Chaim Ben Attar, known as the Ohr Hachaim, was attacked by dozens of ArabsDavid Lev, 23/06/2013 19:57
‘Psychotic’ Synagogue Vandal Free to House Arrest

‘Psychotic’ Synagogue Vandal Free to House Arrest

Judge says psychosis is not a reason to jail a man who repeatedly desecrated a synagogue.Maayana Miskin, 19/06/2013 12:37
Discussing Deteriorating Situation on Mt. Olives

Discussing Deteriorating Situation on Mt. Olives

The Intl. Committee for the Preservation of Har Hazeitim participated in a special Knesset hearing regarding the situation on Mt. OlivesYoni Kempinski, 17/06/2013 12:00
Synagogue Defaced for a Fourth Time

Synagogue Defaced for a Fourth Time

Synagogue frequented by Holocaust survivors is defaced with crosses, sending one person into shock.Maayana Miskin, 29/05/2013 15:44
Dep. Min. Danon: There will be No Building Freeze

Dep. Min. Danon: There will be No Building Freeze

Deputy Defense Minister: Thousands of IDF soldiers in military academies will be transferred to Mount Scopus.Gil Ronen, 09/05/2013 21:57
Two Swastikas, Graffiti Found on NY Sidewalk

Two Swastikas, Graffiti Found on NY Sidewalk

Two swastikas and anti-Semitic remarks have been found scrawled on a sidewalk in Nassau County, New York. Arutz Sheva staff, 02/05/2013 09:35
PA Arabs Claim Bat Ayin Jews Destroyed Olive Grove

PA Arabs Claim Bat Ayin Jews Destroyed Olive Grove

The Palestinian Authority claims Judean Jews from Bat Ayin carried out a price tag attack on an old Arab farmer’s vineyard and olive grove.Chana Ya'ar, 14/04/2013 10:25
Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah

Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah

11 mezuzot were burned in an apartment building in Brooklyn as Jews marked Holocaust Remembrance Day.Elad Benari, 09/04/2013 04:15
Anger at Government Silence on Yeshiva Desecration

Anger at Government Silence on Yeshiva Desecration

‘Where is Peres?’ residents ask as Torah scroll desecration is widely ignored. Deputy minister: this brings back dark times.Maayana Miskin, 07/04/2013 10:58
Synagogue Vandalized, Defaced in Mitzpeh Yericho

Synagogue Vandalized, Defaced in Mitzpeh Yericho

Vandals destroyed books and several objects, smashed doors and furniture, and defaced a Torah scroll in the town of Mitzpeh YerichoDavid Lev, 04/04/2013 13:57
Police Investigate Minneapolis Passover Vandalism

Police Investigate Minneapolis Passover Vandalism

The Temple Israel synagogue in Minneapolis was vandalized as congregants gathered to celebrate Passover. Arutz Sheva staff, 28/03/2013 02:16
Arabs Set Fire to Memorial Plaque in Ofra

Arabs Set Fire to Memorial Plaque in Ofra

Arabs set fire to a memorial plaque for a resident of Ofra. Local residents: this is just the beginning.Elad Benari, 13/03/2013 05:42
Toronto Yeshiva Defaced with Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Toronto Yeshiva Defaced with Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Students at the “Mishkan HaTorah” Yeshiva in Toronto, were shocked when they found the building to be defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti. Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2013 02:43
Who Controls Vandalized Mount of Olives?

Who Controls Vandalized Mount of Olives?

Jerusalem Arabs destroyed a dozen graves at the Mount of Olives cemetery, supposedly under Israeli sovereignty. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 08/01/2013 08:07
Miami Vandals Try to Extinguish Light of Hanukkah

Miami Vandals Try to Extinguish Light of Hanukkah

A giant menorah and dreidel in Miami were vandalized, in an unsuccessful attempt to spoil the spirit of Hanukkah. Rachel Hirshfeld , 04/12/2012 10:21
College Jewish Center Scrawled with Crude Graffiti

College Jewish Center Scrawled with Crude Graffiti

“Crude and hateful” graffiti was scrawled on the back door of the Jewish Life House at liberal arts college in Massachusetts.Rachel Hirshfeld, 13/11/2012 16:07
Jerusalem: Jews Confront Arabs after Stabbing

Jerusalem: Jews Confront Arabs after Stabbing

Residents of Maale Zeitim say they've had enough after renowned Rabbi Tau's son is stabbed.Gil Ronen, 03/11/2012 23:04
Holocaust Memorial Vandalized in Massachusetts

Holocaust Memorial Vandalized in Massachusetts

The Holocaust Memorial at Buttonwood Park, Massachusetts was vandalized sometime Thursday night or Friday morning.Rachel Hirshfeld , 30/10/2012 16:13
Eyewitness: Vandals Plague Mt. of Olives Cemetery

Eyewitness: Vandals Plague Mt. of Olives Cemetery

Participants in a funeral say desecration of tombs at ancient cemetery continues.Gil Ronen, 13/10/2012 20:50
Police: Most 'Price Tag' Vandals Not from Yesha

Police: Most 'Price Tag' Vandals Not from Yesha

Judea and Samaria Police Chief admits most of the ‘price tag’ attacks are not being carried out by Jewish youth from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/10/2012 21:32
Swastikas Found Painted on Two Bangor Synagogues

Swastikas Found Painted on Two Bangor Synagogues

Police in Bangor are investigating reports of anti-Semitic graffiti that were found spray-painted on two synagogues.Rachel Hirshfeld , 25/09/2012 10:15
Upper West Side Deli Vandalized with Hate Slogans

Upper West Side Deli Vandalized with Hate Slogans

A restaurant on New York's Upper West Side was defaced by vandals, who scrawled anti-Semitic graffiti on the walls.Rachel Hirshfeld, 23/09/2012 09:25
Arab Youth Use Jewish Cemetery as Playground

Arab Youth Use Jewish Cemetery as Playground

Arab boys jump on Jewish graves in a recent video. Jewish sites expert: the problem is nearly 90 years old.Maayana Miskin, 21/09/2012 12:55
Arabs Try to Burn Books of Psalms on Mt. of Olives

Arabs Try to Burn Books of Psalms on Mt. of Olives

Three Arab youths were caught Saturday night desecrating Jewish holy books at a sacred Jewish cemetery in Jerusalem.Hana Levi Julian, 16/09/2012 11:07
Ministers Condemn Vandalism at Monastery

Ministers Condemn Vandalism at Monastery

Ministers Lieberman and Ya'alon strongly condemn the vandalism at the monastery at Latrun.Elad Benari, 05/09/2012 05:47
Photos: Thousands at Rav Kook's Grave on Yarzheit

Photos: Thousands at Rav Kook's Grave on Yarzheit

Thousands of people went to the Mount of Olives Tuesday on the 77th year since the death of Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 21/08/2012 13:42
Anti-Semitic Graffiti at Holocaust Memorial Park

Anti-Semitic Graffiti at Holocaust Memorial Park

Police are investigating yet another anti-Semitic hate crime, after finding graffiti at Brooklyn’s Holocaust Memorial Park in Sheephead Bay.Rachel Hirshfeld , 09/08/2012 10:05
Woman Pleads Guilty to Abetting Swastika Vandalism

Woman Pleads Guilty to Abetting Swastika Vandalism

A woman pleaded guilty to driving her daughter and two others to area where they defaced homes with syrup swastikas and toilet paper. Rachel Hirshfeld , 23/07/2012 15:42
'I Wish I Could Have Blown Up Knesset'

'I Wish I Could Have Blown Up Knesset'

“I wish I could have blown up the Knesset, the Supreme Court and several IDF bases,” said prime suspect of vandalism attack on Yad Vashem.Rachel Hirshfeld, 03/07/2012 17:17
Praise for Mohammed on Synagogue Walls

Praise for Mohammed on Synagogue Walls

Vandals sprayed praise for Mohammed on the walls of a synagogue in the village of Maor. Maayana Miskin, 22/06/2012 10:06
Anti-Semitism in Brooklyn Reaches New Heights

Anti-Semitism in Brooklyn Reaches New Heights

Lawmakers expressed outrage over the recent escalation of anti-Semitic attacks in Brooklyn, N.Y.Rachel Hirshfeld, 20/06/2012 20:33