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UAE looking to open consulate in Nazareth or Haifa

UAE looking to open consulate in Nazareth or Haifa

UAE hoping to open consulate in northern Israel in area with large Arab population, either in Haifa or Nazareth, senior official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2020 09:06
Arab arrested for firing IDF rifle on Nazereth streets

Arab arrested for firing IDF rifle on Nazereth streets

Indictment filed after Arab films friend firing Tavor rifle out of window of moving vehicle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 16:55
'Slaughter, fight, wage war!': Imam convicted of incitement

'Slaughter, fight, wage war!': Imam convicted of incitement

Court again convicts Nazareth mosque Imam Nazem Abu Salim of incitement to violence, terror, supporting terror organization.Mordechai Sones, 06/05/2019 19:47
Benny Gantz gets surprising support from Nazareth voters

Benny Gantz gets surprising support from Nazareth voters

Residents of Israel's largest Arab city see Blue and White leader as possible representative after years of Likud and Labor.i24News, 09/04/2019 17:07
3.6 magnitude earthquake in northern Israel

3.6 magnitude earthquake in northern Israel

Geophysical Institute confirms an earthquake was felt in the north around 10:00 p.m. The epicenter of the earthquake was near Nazareth.Elad Benari, 24/01/2019 23:08
US Ambassador addresses Israeli Arab high-tech conference

US Ambassador addresses Israeli Arab high-tech conference

US Ambassador David Friedman speaks at high-tech conference which introduced Arab entrepreneurs and American and Israeli investors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018 00:09
Marc Lamont Hill's long, bizarre history of anti-Israel bigotry

Marc Lamont Hill's long, bizarre history of anti-Israel bigotry

Ex-CNN pundit dumped over tirade against Israel has long history of embracing fringe views, anti-Israel conspiracy theories. Opinion.David Rosenberg, 30/11/2018 14:57
The end of Upper Nazareth?

The end of Upper Nazareth?

Mayor of Galilee city plans to change city's name, end confusion between areas largest Jewish, Arab cities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2018 21:40
Ismail makes the sale, or: It's good to be an Israeli Arab

Ismail makes the sale, or: It's good to be an Israeli Arab

Thank G-d for Israel is a weekly series. This week: Why Arab Israelis can say so too. David Ben Horin, 11/06/2018 14:51
Nazareth man convicted of killing policeman

Nazareth man convicted of killing policeman

Court finds man who killed policeman in hit and run incident guilty of manslaughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2018 20:10
Ambassador Friedman sees economic growth in Nazareth

Ambassador Friedman sees economic growth in Nazareth

US Ambassador to Israel visits Nazareth, says economic development key to improving Jewish-Arab relations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2018 18:42
Israel sentences Jewish convert to Islam over ISIS ties

Israel sentences Jewish convert to Islam over ISIS ties

Jewish Belorussion who converted to Islam and tried to join ISIS is arrested, sentenced to over 3 years in prison.AFP, 26/02/2018 20:23
Canadian rabbi leads haredi-Arab dialogue in northern Israel

Canadian rabbi leads haredi-Arab dialogue in northern Israel

Founder of Dirshu global Jewish education initiative meets with members of Afifi group in Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2018 19:52
Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Despite political tensions over issues of religion and state, haredi NGO highlights bond between religious, secular in Galilee town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2018 18:34
Bus crash in northern Israel injures 16

Bus crash in northern Israel injures 16

School bus hits wall in Nazareth, injuring two adults and 14 children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2017 10:16
Al Jazeera reporter: I want to help 'resistance' against Israel

Al Jazeera reporter: I want to help 'resistance' against Israel

Israel revokes press pass of Al Jazeera reporter who declared his work was part of 'resistance' against Jewish state.David Rosenberg, 22/08/2017 10:06
Psychiatrist: Murderer is mentally unstable

Psychiatrist: Murderer is mentally unstable

District psychiatrist says man who murdered ex-wife was not in charge of his faculties at the time of the murder.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 15/05/2017 15:18
Two men murdered in Nazareth

Two men murdered in Nazareth

Series of violent incidents kill three men, injure teen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2017 23:15
Watch: Bnei Menashe recite Shema for first time in Israel

Watch: Bnei Menashe recite Shema for first time in Israel

72 members of the Bnei Menashe community make aliyah, recite Shema. Beginning of year-long campaign to bring hundreds of members to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2017 21:51
Nazareth municipality schools honor murderer of 3 Israelis

Nazareth municipality schools honor murderer of 3 Israelis

Nazareth municipality honors terrorists who carried out lethal terror attack in 2015.PMW, 18/12/2016 10:21
Nazareth man suspected of murdering wife, hiding body

Nazareth man suspected of murdering wife, hiding body

Arab man from northern Israel indicted for murder of pregnant wife. Body of victim yet to be discovered.David Rosenberg, 04/12/2016 12:39
Israeli Arab mayor: I taught Trump everything he knows

Israeli Arab mayor: I taught Trump everything he knows

Mayor of Nazareth claims he is responsible for Trumps presidential win - despite never having met him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016 21:04
'I've got a bullet for you, Netanyahu'

'I've got a bullet for you, Netanyahu'

Israeli Arab arrested for threatening Prime Minister.Hezki Baruch, 13/09/2016 12:42
Nazareth Arab caught funding ISIS

Nazareth Arab caught funding ISIS

Arab citizen of Israel indicted for channeling funds to ISIS terrorist brother, and holding onto his sub-machine gun.Menachem Schwartz, 13/03/2016 17:21
Arab-Israelis indicted for plotting ISIS attacks

Arab-Israelis indicted for plotting ISIS attacks

Pair from Nazareth region planned shooting attacks in northern Israel, Jerusalem, in name of 'Islamic State.'Uzi Baruch, 03/03/2016 13:08
Officer wounded in hit-and-run

Officer wounded in hit-and-run

Officer seriously wounded by car at junction in Nazareth, unclear if accident or terror.Ido Ben-Porat, 28/02/2016 20:53
'Dad, I'm going to carry out an attack today'

'Dad, I'm going to carry out an attack today'

Arab father from northern Israel turns to police after receiving chilling SMS from his son. Transcript reveals frantic conversation.Ari Soffer, 24/11/2015 22:36
Knife-wielding Arab 'non-terrorist' released home

Knife-wielding Arab 'non-terrorist' released home

Arab woman who made alleged 'suicide attempt' sent to house arrest - after admitting she wanted to stab soldiers and be 'martyr.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2015 17:10
Arab MK Odeh: I Won't Fight With Nazareth Mayor

Arab MK Odeh: I Won't Fight With Nazareth Mayor

After he was chastised Sunday by Nazareth Mayor Ali Salam, Joint List head Ayman Odeh had his chance to respond Monday.Moshe Cohen, 12/10/2015 22:20
Watch: Nazareth Mayor Slams Arab MK

Watch: Nazareth Mayor Slams Arab MK

Nazareth Mayor Ali Salam had it out with the head of the United Arab List, Ayman Odeh, accusing him of “ruining” the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015 00:16
Arabs Riot in Ramle and Nazareth

Arabs Riot in Ramle and Nazareth

About 100 Arabs throw stones at security forces while rioting in Ramle. Masked rioters struggle with police in Nazareth.Benny Moshe, 10/10/2015 19:28
Did Christian Soldier Really Make Up Attack?

Did Christian Soldier Really Make Up Attack?

Attorney who represented Christian soldier says he was indeed attacked by Muslims but was warned not to complain.Ben Ariel, 14/07/2015 05:43
Christian Soldier: No One Beat Me Up

Christian Soldier: No One Beat Me Up

A soldier who claimed that he had been attacked while wearing an IDF uniform in Nazareth said Monday that he had made up the whole story.Moshe Cohen, 13/07/2015 20:23
Jericho Resident Charged in Murder of Pole Tourist

Jericho Resident Charged in Murder of Pole Tourist

Kutiba Atian, 21, from Jericho, was indicted Thursday for the April murder of 24-year-old Daria Magdalena Rozmeark.Moshe Cohen, 28/05/2015 13:17
Advocate for IDF Soldiers Receives Death Threats

Advocate for IDF Soldiers Receives Death Threats

Lawyer Eyal Paltak, who works for Christian soldiers in Nazareth, is receiving rampant death threats from those opposed to IDF service.Cynthia Blank, 06/04/2015 18:53
Nazareth Mayor 'Too Sick' to Host Labor Heads

Nazareth Mayor 'Too Sick' to Host Labor Heads

Herzog and Livni were to visit the city last week but mayor's 'illness' seems to reflect Arab anger over 'Zionist' label.Gil Ronen, 23/02/2015 14:20
Nazareth Man Fought Five Battles with ISIS

Nazareth Man Fought Five Battles with ISIS

20 year-old met three other Israeli Arabs in terror training camp in Syria as concerns heighten over the group recruiting on Israeli soil.Koby Finkler, Tova Dvorin, 01/02/2015 10:43
IS Flags Flown in Israeli-Arab Cities

IS Flags Flown in Israeli-Arab Cities

Report exposes Arab citizens of Israel, Muslim and Christian, fly, photograph with, and parade with black flag of extremist Jihadist group.Ari Yashar, 10/08/2014 15:02
Watch: Police Knock Arab MK to the Ground

Watch: Police Knock Arab MK to the Ground

Police are showing less patience for extremist Arab MKs' antics, as MK Mohammed Barakeh learned Monday when he stormed a police station.Gil Ronen, 22/07/2014 09:07
Nazareth Arabs Riot on 'Day of Rage'

Nazareth Arabs Riot on 'Day of Rage'

Over 3,000 Israeli Arabs marched, threw rocks and bottles, and waved PLO flags as they protested the IDF's battle against Hamas terrorists.AFP and Yaakov Levi, 21/07/2014 19:24
Relatives of Zionist Arab Planned to Abduct Him

Relatives of Zionist Arab Planned to Abduct Him

Details emerge in case of Nazareth youth Mohammed Zoabi, threatened for recording a video of support for kidnapped teens.Gil Ronen, 17/06/2014 22:23
'Deportation Order' Submitted to MK Zoabi

'Deportation Order' Submitted to MK Zoabi

Activists attempt to submit 'order' drafted by them to MK Hanin Zoabi in Nazareth, after she voiced support for kidnapping of Israeli teens.Ari Yashar, 17/06/2014 21:49
Upper Nazareth Key to Saving Galilee, Says Mayor

Upper Nazareth Key to Saving Galilee, Says Mayor

If the government doesn't intervene soon, said Upper Nazareth Mayor Alex Gadalkin, Israel will 'lose' his city, and maybe the whole Galilee.Yaakov Levi, 01/06/2014 08:56
Catholics To 'Leave Israel Or Face Divine Wrath'

Catholics To 'Leave Israel Or Face Divine Wrath'

Man arrested for sending threatening letter to Nazareth Catholic community, same day as mosque and church vandalized.Ari Yashar, 29/04/2014 17:52
Gaza's 'Arab Idol' To Perform in Nazareth

Gaza's 'Arab Idol' To Perform in Nazareth

Shock over planned performance in Israel by singing contest winner, who dedicated win to terrorists and calls all of Israel 'Palestine.'Ari Yashar, 17/04/2014 20:26
High Court Orders Nazareth Revote

High Court Orders Nazareth Revote

Accusations of vote rigging and extremely close results force a second poll, 30 days hence.Gil Ronen, 11/02/2014 12:56
Sharp Rise in Building in Judea and Samaria

Sharp Rise in Building in Judea and Samaria

NGO Peace Now says it has recorded a significant increase in building in Judea and Samaria in the first half of 2013.Adam Ross, 17/10/2013 12:59
Zoabi: I Don't Regret Boarding the Marmara

Zoabi: I Don't Regret Boarding the Marmara

MK Hanin Zoabi formally announces she will be running for mayor of the city of Nazareth. "Marmara proved that I fight for human rights."Elad Benari, 29/08/2013 05:44
Muslim Scholar: Jews, Muslims Can Live in Peace

Muslim Scholar: Jews, Muslims Can Live in Peace

Jews and Muslims can live in peace, says a prominent Islamic scholar - if Israelis relinquish Judea and Samaria to Arabs, that is.David Lev, 15/08/2013 11:40
Zoabi May Leave Knesset for Mayoral Post

Zoabi May Leave Knesset for Mayoral Post

Controversial Arab-Israeli MK may become the mayor of Nazareth.Maayana Miskin, 13/08/2013 12:37
Christians in Israel Well-Off, Statistics Show

Christians in Israel Well-Off, Statistics Show

Christians in Israel are prosperous and well-educated - but some fear that Muslim intimidation will cause a mass escape to the WestDavid Lev, 24/12/2012 02:15
Will Nazareth be Declared a Hostile Element?

Will Nazareth be Declared a Hostile Element?

Head of Jewish Nazareth Illit is fuming mad over a pro-terror march held in neighboring Nazareth. Gil Ronen, 22/11/2012 17:00
Nazareth Imam Convicted of Inciting Terror

Nazareth Imam Convicted of Inciting Terror

An influential Nazareth imam has been convicted of inciting to terrorism, and founding a Salafist group with Al-Qaeda ideology.Maayana Miskin, 01/04/2012 22:41
Nationalists to Protest in Nazareth Against Zoabi

Nationalists to Protest in Nazareth Against Zoabi

Nationalist activists have been given permission by police to visit Nazareth and protest against MK Hanin Zoabi and her Balad party.Elad Benari, 27/02/2012 03:13
2 Arab Israelis Open Fire at Police in Kfar Yafia

2 Arab Israelis Open Fire at Police in Kfar Yafia

Mainstream Arab violence is beginning to escalate in Israel. Two young Israeli Arab men fired at police in the Nazareth suburb Kfar Yafia.Chana Ya'ar, 05/10/2011 11:14
Katz: Double-Standard in Racism

Katz: Double-Standard in Racism

Atty-Gen reviews “possible criminal aspects” of rabbis’ ban on home sales to Arabs; MK Katz asks about attempts to keep Jews out of Arab areas.Hillel Fendel, 20/12/2010 15:02
Jews Returning to Nazareth Illit

Jews Returning to Nazareth Illit

Nazareth Illit, which came under an Arab demographic threat, is now headed to be the religious-Zionist capital of the lower Galilee.Hillel Fendel, 11/08/2010 19:13