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Protesters handcuff themselves to anti-Netanyahu statue

Protesters handcuff themselves to anti-Netanyahu statue

Police remove statue set up outside PM's residence despite protesters attaching themselves to the statue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2021 12:53
Tens of thousands demonstrate against Netanyahu in Jerusalem

Tens of thousands demonstrate against Netanyahu in Jerusalem

About 20,000 people demonstrate near PM's residence in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 21/03/2021 04:26
'Arabs are taking over our homeland with illegal construction'

'Arabs are taking over our homeland with illegal construction'

Representatives of several parties arrived in the Binyamin region to protest illegal construction pressing towards the town of Amichai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 22:15
Ahuvya Sandak's parents protest despite winter storm

Ahuvya Sandak's parents protest despite winter storm

Parents of teen killed in police chase continue to demand commission of inquiry into their son's death be established.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2021 22:57
Watch: Israelis in quarantine protest in support of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu

Watch: Israelis in quarantine protest in support of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu

Those isolated in quarantine hotel at corner of Jerusalem's Begin highway protest in support of PM Netanyahu, facing off with leftists.Yoni Kempinski, 13/02/2021 20:18
Police bloody 14-year-old at Ahuvia Sandak protest

Police bloody 14-year-old at Ahuvia Sandak protest

A complaint has been lodged with the Israel Police internal affairs department; police claim no knowledge of the incidentArutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2021 20:02
Hundreds protest new Arab city in Shiloh bloc

Hundreds protest new Arab city in Shiloh bloc

Shiloh-area residents protest attempts to take over and build new Arab city near communities Adi Ad, Amichai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2021 10:22
Interview: Israelis starting to protest lockdowns

Interview: Israelis starting to protest lockdowns

Many parents and children are tired of schools being closed during the epidemic. Now they are going out for a protest.Israel News Talk Radio, 28/01/2021 01:04
Young settlements director: "Government did too little, too late"

Young settlements director: "Government did too little, too late"

The director of the young settlements' protest for recognition blames political agendas for leaving residents without official standingShlomo Witty, 27/01/2021 10:01
Israeli medical workers protest government handling of pandemic

Israeli medical workers protest government handling of pandemic

Doctors from 7 hotels protest lack of funding amidst COVID pandemic.i24NEWS, 21/01/2021 22:50
British museum buys Trump baby blimp

British museum buys Trump baby blimp

A protest balloon depicting Trump as a diaper-clad baby is being preserved in a British museum.Shlomo Witty, 19/01/2021 20:14
Shulmanim leader Abir Kara joins Naftali Bennett

Shulmanim leader Abir Kara joins Naftali Bennett

Self-employed Protest head announces he joined Yamina: 'In conversation with Netanyahu, I discovered everyone's to blame.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 17:45
Sudanese protesters burn Israeli flag during rally

Sudanese protesters burn Israeli flag during rally

Dozens of Sudanese protesters burn Israeli flag during rally against Sudan’s normalization deal with Israel.Ben Ariel, 19/01/2021 04:23
New Mexico official who vowed to protest Biden inauguration arrested

New Mexico official who vowed to protest Biden inauguration arrested

US Justice Department arrests New Mexico county commissioner who vowed to travel to Washington with firearms to protest Biden inauguration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2021 02:36
Life as we knew it, B.C.E. (Before the Corona Era)

Life as we knew it, B.C.E. (Before the Corona Era)

Media told of "peaceful protests' that set fire to courthouses, looted and shot at random, but demonized Capitol violence. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 17/01/2021 18:26
Seven hospital managers gathered before the Finance Ministry in protest

Seven hospital managers gathered before the Finance Ministry in protest

The managers of some of the more prominent public hospitals accuse the Finance Ministry of ignoring their needs.Shlomo Witty, 13/01/2021 13:27
Wave of demonstrations following Ahuvya Sandak's death continues

Wave of demonstrations following Ahuvya Sandak's death continues

Hundreds demonstrate across the country and demand commission of inquiry to investigate the conduct of the police.Ben Ariel, 13/01/2021 05:15
Protesters demand: Investigate death of Ahuvya Sandak

Protesters demand: Investigate death of Ahuvya Sandak

Demonstrations over the death of Ahuvya Sandak continue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 03:13
Army dismisses claims of sexual assault by Golani commander

Army dismisses claims of sexual assault by Golani commander

An IDF spokesperson dismissed allegations that soldiers on peacekeeping duty had violated a female protestor.Shlomo Witty, 10/01/2021 21:52
Havat Gilad resident defends his actions against Golani soldier

Havat Gilad resident defends his actions against Golani soldier

The man accused of assaulting a Golani commander during a protest says he was defending his daughtersShlomo Witty, 10/01/2021 18:49
Netanyahu was taken to secure compound during protest outside his home

Netanyahu was taken to secure compound during protest outside his home

Netanyahu and his wife were taken to secure compound at their residence last weekend after several protesters breached a checkpoint outside.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 08/01/2021 20:39
Policeman punches protester in the face during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death

Policeman punches protester in the face during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death

Hundreds of people protest death of Ahuvya Sandak. Police: A handful of rioters clashed with police and disobeyed orders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2021 03:08
Two weeks later, protests over Ahuvya's death continue

Two weeks later, protests over Ahuvya's death continue

Hundreds demonstrate across the country in protest of police conduct. 14-year-old arrested during clashes with police at Shiloh junction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/01/2021 01:00
Thousands peacefully protest Ahuvya Sandak death: 'Don't whitewash murder'

Thousands peacefully protest Ahuvya Sandak death: 'Don't whitewash murder'

Thousands demonstrate tonight at Police Investigations Department at Har Hotzvim in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2021 21:43
Police officer pushes demonstrator towards vehicle

Police officer pushes demonstrator towards vehicle

Watch: Officer pushes demonstrator towards a passenger vehicle during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 23:59
Police head of investigating team call officers in deadly car chase 'salt of the earth'

Police head of investigating team call officers in deadly car chase 'salt of the earth'

Head of investigating team into death of Ahuvya Sandak insists officers acted as required, even before investigation is complete.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 11:22
Dozens detained during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death

Dozens detained during protest against Ahuvya Sandak's death

More than 25 detained during demonstrations in Jerusalem following the death of Ahuvya Sandak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2020 23:30
Sixth consecutive night of protest at death of Ahuvya Sandak

Sixth consecutive night of protest at death of Ahuvya Sandak

Hundreds block entrance to Jerusalem; additional protests in other parts of country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 21:51
Serious police violence, 26 detained at protests over death of Ahuvya Sandak

Serious police violence, 26 detained at protests over death of Ahuvya Sandak

Demonstrators say police used extreme violence against them. Some detainees are as young as 14.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 10:01
Yeshiva students protest in Sderot: 'We are the Hilltop Youth'

Yeshiva students protest in Sderot: 'We are the Hilltop Youth'

Students, rabbis of Sderot yeshiva protest death of Ahuvya Sandak during police chase. 'How can you sit still when this is the method?'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 23/12/2020 16:02
100 doctors against govt' policy: Insanity, no medical justification

100 doctors against govt' policy: Insanity, no medical justification

More than 100 doctors attack government COVID-19 policy.Mordechai Sones, 19/12/2020 18:47
Moroccan authorities prevent protest against agreement with Israel

Moroccan authorities prevent protest against agreement with Israel

The main political parties in Morocco have welcomed the deal to normalize ties with Israel, but Islamist groups have rejected it.Elad Benari, 15/12/2020 05:44
Leftist protesters throw torch in Jerusalem

Leftist protesters throw torch in Jerusalem

Police arrest 27 activists during latest demonstration near Prime Minister's Residence in Jerusalem.Orli Harari, 06/12/2020 03:33
Watch: Protest leader compares Netanyahu to Hitler

Watch: Protest leader compares Netanyahu to Hitler

Sadi Ben Sheetrit, one of the leaders of the protests outside PM's residence, documented comparing Netanyahu to Nazi leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2020 00:04
Arrests made during protests against Netanyahu

Arrests made during protests against Netanyahu

Demonstrators arrested after trying to march toward PM's residence in Jerusalem and failing to comply with police request to clear the road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 01:42
Protest against UNRWA held in Gaza

Protest against UNRWA held in Gaza

Hundreds of demonstrators demand that UNRWA not cut back on the services it provides to "Palestinian refugees" despite the budget deficit.Dalit Halevi, 22/10/2020 04:41
Nine protesters arrested in Jerusalem

Nine protesters arrested in Jerusalem

Police arrest three protesters who violated public order and attacked police during march in the streets of Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 18/10/2020 03:17
MK Ayelet Shaked: Govt has taken small businesses hostage

MK Ayelet Shaked: Govt has taken small businesses hostage

Shaked alleges that lockdown was only imposed because government couldn't reach compromise on restricting demonstrations.Hezki Baruch, 11/10/2020 17:20
Police Chief to protesters: 'We will not allow violence'

Police Chief to protesters: 'We will not allow violence'

Police Commissioner warns planned protest participants: 'We will not allow officers who went on duty to protect the public to be attacked.'Mordechai Sones, 10/10/2020 19:30
De Blasio: Police response to ‘disgusting’ assault of Orthodox journalist ‘will be fixed’

De Blasio: Police response to ‘disgusting’ assault of Orthodox journalist ‘will be fixed’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he is unsatisfied with police response to assault on Orthodox reporter covering Brooklyn protest.Ben Sales/JTA, 08/10/2020 20:41
Head of Police: 'We're not a political entity'

Head of Police: 'We're not a political entity'

Israeli police superintendent said officers were doing everything in their power to serve and protect, were faced with difficult challenges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2020 17:33
Brooklyn: Mob of protesters corner journalist accused of 'informing on his community'

Brooklyn: Mob of protesters corner journalist accused of 'informing on his community'

Reporter and member of the Hasidic community in Borough Park cornered during protest against Cuomo's restrictions.Shira Hanau, JTA, 08/10/2020 11:57
Watch: Clashes between protesters and police near Knesset

Watch: Clashes between protesters and police near Knesset

Clashes break out between protesters and an inspector and a policeman who took down a sign from the Menorah statue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 14:45
MK Naftali Bennett: 'Nothing will happen if we pause protests for a few weeks'

MK Naftali Bennett: 'Nothing will happen if we pause protests for a few weeks'

'It wasn't easy to pray outdoors on Yom Kippur, but it can be done - and restricting protests can and should be done too."Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 13:25
Israel now has more daily coronavirus-related deaths per capita than the U.S.

Israel now has more daily coronavirus-related deaths per capita than the U.S.

Coronavirus is spreading faster and wider than ever before - no one is immune.Ido Ben Porat, 29/09/2020 11:23
Temple Mount activists petition Supreme Court for right to hold protests on Temple Mount

Temple Mount activists petition Supreme Court for right to hold protests on Temple Mount

'We plan to test the Court and see if it wants to defend the rights of all Jews to protest, or just the left wing'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 08:01
Nissenkorn blasts Netanyahu: He incites and divides

Nissenkorn blasts Netanyahu: He incites and divides

Justice Minister livid after Netanyahu says left-wing demonstrators protesting against are "anarchists" and "delusional".Ben Ariel, 25/09/2020 05:38
 Chief Rabbi: Same rules must apply to both protests and prayers

Chief Rabbi: Same rules must apply to both protests and prayers

Rabbi Lau concedes that synagogues can be shut on Yom Kippur - as long as demonstrations are restricted too.Hezki Baruch, 23/09/2020 11:11
Interior Minister Aryeh Deri: Synagogues must remain open on Yom Kippur

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri: Synagogues must remain open on Yom Kippur

For the remainder of lockdown, Deri concedes that prayers will be held outdoors only - as long as protests are also restricted.Hezki Baruch, 23/09/2020 10:50
Those who violate virus regulations should be imprisoned, says MK Miki Zohar

Those who violate virus regulations should be imprisoned, says MK Miki Zohar

We don't need stricter regulations - we just need tougher enforcement, coalition head insists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2020 10:04
Watch: 'Social justice' protest in Habimah Square

Watch: 'Social justice' protest in Habimah Square

Protesters release to the air balloons representing promises they say 'the PM let into the air that were never fulfilled.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 08:21
Leftist protester issues call to protest organizers: 'Stop the demonstrations'

Leftist protester issues call to protest organizers: 'Stop the demonstrations'

Anti-Netanyahu demonstrator calls for halt in demonstrations to honor lockdown. 'We're in favor of unity, give it a chance.'103FM, 14/09/2020 14:11
Watch: Protesters outside airport ahead of Netanyahu's US trip

Watch: Protesters outside airport ahead of Netanyahu's US trip

Protesters say PM leaving country in chaos as he flies to Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2020 09:20
Protesters in Jerusalem clash with police, 12 arrested

Protesters in Jerusalem clash with police, 12 arrested

Protesters outside the PM's Residence in Jerusalem try to break through a police blockade, resulting in clashes.Hezki Baruch, 06/09/2020 04:24
Watch: Violent criminals openly attack police in New York City

Watch: Violent criminals openly attack police in New York City

Violent criminals openly attack police officers in New York City for citing them for parking violations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2020 12:07
Democracy and protests: A perspective

Democracy and protests: A perspective

Civilized democratic forms of direct and indirect democracy differ from mob democracy whose whiff arises from the streets of Jerusalem.Oped.Dr. Mordechai Nisan, 11/08/2020 15:00
Today's anti-PM protests are hardly grassroots, spontaneous outbursts

Today's anti-PM protests are hardly grassroots, spontaneous outbursts

Like in the USA, there has been significant funding for the anti-PM protests. Let's not follow the American protest model. Op-ed.Douglas Altabef, 10/08/2020 19:00