Old City

News for Old City

Policeman wounded in Jerusalem terror attack

Policeman wounded in Jerusalem terror attack

Police officer hurt in shooting attack at the Lion's Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 19:19
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
Watch: Part of Jerusalem street collapses due to illegal Arab excavations

Watch: Part of Jerusalem street collapses due to illegal Arab excavations

Part of Jerusalem's Old City streets coilapses after Arabs conduct illegal excavations under Al Aqsa Mosque.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2020 12:30
Jerusalem: Haredi men stop Arabs from harassing haredi women - and are attacked

Jerusalem: Haredi men stop Arabs from harassing haredi women - and are attacked

Haredi men step up, demand gang of Arabs cease harassing haredi women - and are attacked by the Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2020 00:11
Police, people with special needs, and connection

Police, people with special needs, and connection

IDF officers must decide if a person is harmless or a terrorist in a second and they are not familiar with special needs behavior. Op-ed.Rabbi Chaim Perkal , 07/06/2020 14:19
Case against Arab who attacked Jewish teen closed - after three days

Case against Arab who attacked Jewish teen closed - after three days

Teenage yeshiva student says he 'feels like police scorned him' after case against Arab attacker is closed three days after he filed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2020 11:24
Watch: Israel's flag on the walls of the Old City

Watch: Israel's flag on the walls of the Old City

City of Jerusalem lights the walls of the Old City in the colors of the flag of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/03/2020 05:44
Stabbing attack foiled in Jerusalem

Stabbing attack foiled in Jerusalem

Arab terrorist eliminated after attempting to carry out a stabbing attack near the Lions Gate in Jerusalem's Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2020 18:37
PLO flag hung on walls of Jerusalem's Old City

PLO flag hung on walls of Jerusalem's Old City

Flag bearing photos of Mahmoud Abbas, Yasser Arafat, hung outside Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 14:56
Thwarted attempted stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Thwarted attempted stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Terrorist shot after attempting to stab young man near Herod's Gate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2019 18:07
Condition of policeman wounded in terror attack improves

Condition of policeman wounded in terror attack improves

Policeman injured in stabbing attack is now in good condition, hospital says.Eliran Aharon, 16/08/2019 11:30
Jew attacked and injured in Old City

Jew attacked and injured in Old City

18 year old Jew walking through Old City lightly-to-moderately injured after Arab hits him with glass bottle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2019 10:39
What's it like raising 10 kids in the Muslim quarter?

What's it like raising 10 kids in the Muslim quarter?

Dafna Kandel hosts groups in her home in the Muslim quarter for a meeting of past, present and future.Hezki Baruch, 28/06/2019 15:12
Improvement seen in terror victim's condition

Improvement seen in terror victim's condition

Gavriel Lavi, badly injured in Friday's terrorist attack, is still sedated and on a respirator but his condition is improving.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2019 22:43
Miracle in the Old City of Jerusalem

Miracle in the Old City of Jerusalem

Arabs throw firebombs at transport vehicle near the Dung Gate. Miraculously, no one injured.Ben Ariel, 22/02/2019 02:04
Charges softened on Arab attackers - because victims didn't flee

Charges softened on Arab attackers - because victims didn't flee

Prosecution reaches plea bargain with attackers saying brothers fought because they took photographs instead of fleeing their attackers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2019 20:06
Fatah praises terrorists eliminated last night

Fatah praises terrorists eliminated last night

Main organization of PLO, at whose helm PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas stands, praises the terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2018 13:13
Stabbing attack in Jerusalem's Old City

Stabbing attack in Jerusalem's Old City

Two Border Police officers wounded in stabbing attack in the Old City in Jerusalem. Terrorist neutralized.Elad Benari, 13/12/2018 05:32
Terrorist stabber neutralized in Jerusalem

Terrorist stabber neutralized in Jerusalem

Arab terrorist tries to stab Israelis in Old City of Jerusalem, neutralized by security forces.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/09/2018 19:56
Hevron Arab to be indicted for planned attack in J'lem

Hevron Arab to be indicted for planned attack in J'lem

Terrorist arrested after arousing suspicions of police in Old City of J'lem. Investigation finds that he planned an attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2018 17:44
Jerusalem terrorist stabber identified

Jerusalem terrorist stabber identified

Arab terrorist who tried to stab a policeman in the Old City identified as Ahmad Mahameed of Umm al-Fahm.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/08/2018 22:28
Controversy after J'lem council member shutters Arab vendor

Controversy after J'lem council member shutters Arab vendor

Jerusalem City Council member Aryeh King causes uproar after boasting on Facebook that he shuttered Arab bagel vendor in Old City.Tzvi Lev, 23/07/2018 10:42
'Platoon of the Wall' House to reopen for first time in 80 years

'Platoon of the Wall' House to reopen for first time in 80 years

Museum opens in Old City of Jerusalem in headquarters of youth group which blew the shofar in defiance of British Mandate policy.Gary Willig, 28/03/2018 16:48
Arabs who ignored Jerusalem terror attack arrested

Arabs who ignored Jerusalem terror attack arrested

Police arrest 8 Arabs who witnessed murder of Adiel Kolman in Old City of J'lem, but did not act to prevent it.Eliran Aharon, 20/03/2018 10:31
Hebrew artwork: For Birthright teens - and former UN ambassadors

Hebrew artwork: For Birthright teens - and former UN ambassadors

Jerusalem scribe Kalman Delmoor integrates Hebrew letters into his popular artwork: “I want to give over a creative way of Torah learning”Tzvi Lev, 16/02/2018 12:24
US and Israeli flags on the walls of the Old City

US and Israeli flags on the walls of the Old City

As a sign of appreciation for Trump's recognition of J'lem, Old City will be lit with US and Israeli flags. 'A clear message to the world.'Ido ben Porat, 06/12/2017 19:18
New wave of anti-Semitic graffiti hits Jerusalem

New wave of anti-Semitic graffiti hits Jerusalem

New disturbing anti-Semitic graffiti found in Jerusalem's Old City. 'Cut off the hands of whoever wrote this.'Tzvi Lev, 30/11/2017 19:35
Stickers earn girls night in detention

Stickers earn girls night in detention

Jewish girls place stickers in Old City, spend night at police station.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/09/2017 18:12
'Trains will soon reach Temple Mount'

'Trains will soon reach Temple Mount'

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz says that he intends to extend Jerusalem train line to go all the way to Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2017 15:44
Haredi children pray for Florida residents as hurricane nears

Haredi children pray for Florida residents as hurricane nears

Haredi children in Jerusalem pray for Florida residents as Hurricane Irma approaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2017 16:34
Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory

Arab police officer in charge of Jerusalem armory is indicted for theft, subversion of legal processes, and weapons crimes.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 21/08/2017 14:03
'She stepped out of the taxi - and drew her knife'

'She stepped out of the taxi - and drew her knife'

Female terrorist who wounded two near Jerusalem's Old City is indicted by Jerusalem court.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 21/08/2017 13:23
Greek Orthodox Church: Land sale to Jews 'politically motivated'

Greek Orthodox Church: Land sale to Jews 'politically motivated'

Church vows to appeal Jerusalem court ruling upholding sale of church property in Old City to Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2017 12:52
'Those who commit terror attacks should not return home alive'

'Those who commit terror attacks should not return home alive'

Old City police officer says reactions to terrorists must be immediate, condemns Temple Mount activist for 'upsetting' status quo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2017 11:48
'If I hadn't been wearing a helmet I'd be dead'

'If I hadn't been wearing a helmet I'd be dead'

Jewish man beaten by Arab in Old City recounts attack. Lawyer says police detained victim and tried to let attacker go free.Eliran Aharon, 07/08/2017 15:37
Tisha B'Av - Remembering the destruction of the Temples

Tisha B'Av - Remembering the destruction of the Temples

Police deployed in large forces in Old City for protection as Jews prepare to fast to commemorate destruction of the Holy Temples.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2017 21:00
Watch: Motorcyclists salute Jerusalem police

Watch: Motorcyclists salute Jerusalem police

A group of over 100 motorcyclists come to the Western Wall, show their support for the Israel police.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 29/07/2017 00:00
Respecting worshipers, dealing harshly with violent rioters

Respecting worshipers, dealing harshly with violent rioters

Police Commissioner Alsheikh oversees preparations for Temple Mount prayers, Arab violence, says police 'respect worshipers, not rioters.'Uzi Baruch, 28/07/2017 14:06
Arab violence expected in and around Old City

Arab violence expected in and around Old City

Israel Police close area to men under 50, remove would-be protesters who wanted to sleep on Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2017 07:35
Greenblatt headed to Israel amid Jerusalem crisis

Greenblatt headed to Israel amid Jerusalem crisis

Trump's special envoy heading to Israel to support efforts to reduce tensions.Elad Benari, 24/07/2017 03:16
Kushner leading efforts to end Jerusalem crisis

Kushner leading efforts to end Jerusalem crisis

Senior official says Trump's son-in-law is leading American efforts to quell Jerusalem riots.Elad Benari, 24/07/2017 01:05
Riots continue in Jerusalem, two Border Policemen wounded

Riots continue in Jerusalem, two Border Policemen wounded

Arabs riot in the Old City. Firebombs and rocks thrown at several locations in Judea and Samaria.Kobi Finkler, 23/07/2017 23:36
White House: Zero tolerance for terrorism, we applaud Israel

White House: Zero tolerance for terrorism, we applaud Israel

White House condemns Temple Mount attack, applauds Israel's decision to close Temple Mount.Chana Roberts, 15/07/2017 21:22
Watch: Footage of Temple Mount attack

Watch: Footage of Temple Mount attack

Security camera footage shows Jerusalem terrorists took advantage of holy site to carry out the attack.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/07/2017 20:08
Two Druze police officers killed in Temple Mount terror attack

Two Druze police officers killed in Temple Mount terror attack

Three Arab terrorists shoot at policemen near Old City's Lions Gate, killing two policemen and injuring a third.Uzi Baruch, 14/07/2017 14:16
Police officers shot in terror attack die of their wounds

Police officers shot in terror attack die of their wounds

Terrorists descend Temple Mount with firearms; kill two policemen in terror attack near Lions Gate.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2017 14:05
Rivlin: It's time for Arab leadership to condemn terror

Rivlin: It's time for Arab leadership to condemn terror

President Rivlin slams terrorists, promises to defend Israel's sovereignty and citizens with a strong hand.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2017 13:21
'Palestinian Authority incites terrorism'

'Palestinian Authority incites terrorism'

Security forces search Temple Mount for additional terrorists, weapons, Public Security Minister says PA incites terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2017 13:08
'We need to close the Temple Mount to Muslims'

'We need to close the Temple Mount to Muslims'

Deputy Defense Minister blames UNESCO for terror attack, Jewish Home MK says Israel should respond by closing Temple Mount to Muslims.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2017 10:53
MK: Today's attack a 'dangerous escalation' in terror

MK: Today's attack a 'dangerous escalation' in terror

MKs respond to terror attack, say those who desecrate Temple Mount with blood have no right to be there.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2017 10:08
US Ambassador to Israel: Terrorism must be condemned, defeated

US Ambassador to Israel: Terrorism must be condemned, defeated

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman says terrorism must be 'defeated,' expresses shock at terror attack.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2017 09:52
WATCH: 'Neutralized' terrorist stands up and is eliminated

WATCH: 'Neutralized' terrorist stands up and is eliminated

'Neutralized' terrorist stands back up to continue shooting policemen and is eliminated before he can fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2017 09:49
UNESCO condemns Jewish presence in Old City of Jerusalem

UNESCO condemns Jewish presence in Old City of Jerusalem

UN organization declares Israel 'occupying power' of Old City, denies Israeli sovereignty.Gary Willig, 04/07/2017 19:37
Netanyahu cancels entry permits for Palestinian Arabs

Netanyahu cancels entry permits for Palestinian Arabs

Following attack in Jerusalem, Netanyahu orders cancellation of entry permits to Palestinian Arabs to visit relatives.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/06/2017 23:42
'Basic human right for Jews to purchase homes'

'Basic human right for Jews to purchase homes'

Former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton says prevention of Jews from buying homes from willing sellers in Old City is 'unacceptable.'Eliran Baruch, 06/06/2017 16:59
Israeli government gathers in Western Wall tunnels

Israeli government gathers in Western Wall tunnels

Government holds meeting discussing making Western Wall more accessible for wheelchairs, affirming new Communications Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2017 09:13
History of Jerusalem - presented on the walls of the Old City

History of Jerusalem - presented on the walls of the Old City

Multimedia show on Old City's walls shows Jerusalem's history, celebrates 50 years since city's liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2017 09:26