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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
Police guard anti-Netanyahu protesters after veiled threat

Police guard anti-Netanyahu protesters after veiled threat

Lefitsts file complaint with police, receive extra security, after right-wing activist calls them 'germs.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/08/2020 23:38
Lebanese protesters clash with security forces outside parliament

Lebanese protesters clash with security forces outside parliament

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas to disperse dozens of anti-government demonstrators angered by the Beirut blast.Elad Benari, 07/08/2020 02:06
'I show Father freaks at demonstrations and it makes him laugh'

'I show Father freaks at demonstrations and it makes him laugh'

Prime Minister's son Yair Netanyahu says he showed his father filmed footage of protests" 'It entertains him. Even gives him a boost.'Mordechai Sones, 03/08/2020 15:37
Riots and protests from Portland to Jerusalem

Riots and protests from Portland to Jerusalem

As in the US, left-wing protesters in Israel have hitched a ride on the economic distress the pandemic induced, with media support. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 02/08/2020 21:06
Watch: Demonstrations against Netanyahu

Watch: Demonstrations against Netanyahu

Thousands of leftists demonstrated across the country against Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. 12 protesters were arrested in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2020 05:08
Dozens of Israelis protest PM Netanyahu - from San Francisco

Dozens of Israelis protest PM Netanyahu - from San Francisco

Protest organizer says he plans to protest 'on a regular basis, until Netanyahu is gone.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2020 22:39
Report: New York firefighters won't use hoses against violent rioters

Report: New York firefighters won't use hoses against violent rioters

While hoses are being used by police forces in Israel, NYC fire department bans their use for crowd controlArutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2020 21:45
Netanyahu's son summoned to court over 'threats' to protest leaders

Netanyahu's son summoned to court over 'threats' to protest leaders

Complaint filed against Yair Netanyahu after he tweeted a call on PM's supporters to come "harass" protesters against him.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 31/07/2020 22:04
Poll: Over half Israelis believe the demonstrations are violent

Poll: Over half Israelis believe the demonstrations are violent

New poll shows 30% of Israelis support how police handle demonstrations, 52% of Israelis say the recent protests are violent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2020 09:25
1,000 protesters outside PM's Residence

1,000 protesters outside PM's Residence

Smaller demonstration against PM Netanyahu than on previous nights following fast of Tisha B'Av.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2020 21:46
Four arrested during leftist protest in Tel Aviv

Four arrested during leftist protest in Tel Aviv

Hundreds of leftist demonstrators block roads in Tel Aviv during anti-Netanyahu protest. Four arrested, including one for throwing a rock.Ben Ariel, 29/07/2020 02:11
Suspected stabbing at anti-Netanyahu protest

Suspected stabbing at anti-Netanyahu protest

Man transferred for medical treatment after suffering wounds to his neck during protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2020 00:26
Thousands protest against PM Netanyahu in Jerusalem and Caesarea

Thousands protest against PM Netanyahu in Jerusalem and Caesarea

Leftist hold protests against PM Netanyahu in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, and Caesarea, as police warn against use of violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2020 22:00
Yair Lapid: 'You're disconnected. Enough!'

Yair Lapid: 'You're disconnected. Enough!'

Opposition leader claims: 'People across the country, on all the bridges and at all the junctions people are saying, enough.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2020 21:40
Again: Leftist demonstration in Jerusalem turns violent

Again: Leftist demonstration in Jerusalem turns violent

55 protesters arrested near Prime Minister's Residence after refusing to heed police calls to disperse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2020 06:52
Demonstrators protest outside of Knesset against Coronavirus Law

Demonstrators protest outside of Knesset against Coronavirus Law

Dozens of protesters block traffic outside of the Knesset to protest plans to strip Coronavirus Committee of oversight on government orders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 11:40
Watch: Smoke grenade hurled at police

Watch: Smoke grenade hurled at police

Israel Police: Tuesday night's protesters were allowed to vent their fury, until small number disturbed public order, threw a smoke grenade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 11:01
Leftist demonstration in Jerusalem turns violent, 34 arrested

Leftist demonstration in Jerusalem turns violent, 34 arrested

Protesters calling for removal of PM concentrate in Paris Square in Jerusalem, riot and confront the police.Hezki Baruch, 22/07/2020 08:24
Hundreds of left-wing protesters march in Jerusalem

Hundreds of left-wing protesters march in Jerusalem

Black Flags movement: Netanyahu turning Israel from a democracy into a 'Bibicracy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2020 21:48
Fashion consultant tells Arutz Sheva: 'We're in a state of war'

Fashion consultant tells Arutz Sheva: 'We're in a state of war'

Designer and fashion consultant Moshik Glamine tells Arutz Sheva coronavirus crisis should be treated as state of war.Yonatan Gottleib, 21/07/2020 20:23
Oregon: 7 Jewish leaders demand Department of Homeland Security withdraw federal agents

Oregon: 7 Jewish leaders demand Department of Homeland Security withdraw federal agents

Portland-area members of leftist organization demand withdrawal of federal agents sent to help control protests.Marcy Oster, JTA, & A7 Staff, 20/07/2020 08:47
Black woman smears paint on BLM mural at Trump Tower in NYC

Black woman smears paint on BLM mural at Trump Tower in NYC

Bevelyn Beatty of The Well Ministries dumps paint on 'Black Liver Matter' mural painted in front of Trump Tower in NYC.Mordechai Sones, 19/07/2020 14:15
Netanyahu: Disgrace to see PA flags at protest

Netanyahu: Disgrace to see PA flags at protest

Prime Minister criticizes left-wing protesters for waving Palestinian Authority flags outside his official residence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 13:32
Watch: 'Defense troupe' for Netanyahu, played by Ayoob Kara

Watch: 'Defense troupe' for Netanyahu, played by Ayoob Kara

Activist Ran Carmi Buzlago unveils team protesting in favor of PM Netanyahu with help of former Minister Ayoob Kara.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 11:57
MK Zohar: Either stop demonstrations or open businesses

MK Zohar: Either stop demonstrations or open businesses

Coalition Chairman demands government ends double standard which allows protests against the government but not businesses to open.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 08:47
PLO flag at a demonstration in Jerusalem

PLO flag at a demonstration in Jerusalem

Protesters demonstrating against PM's conduct break through checkpoints and block roads. One of the protesters waved a PLO flag.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 06:13
Israeli embassy tweet slams Netanyahu, haredim

Israeli embassy tweet slams Netanyahu, haredim

Post comparing Netanyahu to beheaded king of France, appears on official Twitter account of Israeli embassy in Ghana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2020 19:20
50 arrested during leftist protest in Jerusalem

50 arrested during leftist protest in Jerusalem

Protesters near PM's residence set trash bins on fire and throw objects at police. 50 arrested.Hezki Baruch, 15/07/2020 02:09
Demonstrators claim 6 injured as police clear protest encampment

Demonstrators claim 6 injured as police clear protest encampment

Police dismantle protest encampment near Prime Minister's Residence. 6 reportedly injured in resulting clashes with protesters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2020 12:45
Tel Aviv protesters block roads, confront police

Tel Aviv protesters block roads, confront police

Protesters in Tel Aviv marched to Azrieli and blocked the intersection. Confrontations with police reported, traffic blocked.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2020 00:24
Thousands protest in Tel Aviv

Thousands protest in Tel Aviv

Protestors demand compensation for losses due to Covid-19 restrictions. 'We're not afraid of coronavirus, we're afraid gov't will kill us.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2020 21:51
Why was God angry? And where was Moses?

Why was God angry? And where was Moses?

One of the interpretations of the name Pinchas is "mouth of brass", suggesting that he is the forebear of those who mount protests.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 06/07/2020 11:31
Texas: Harris County  prosecutor resigns after sharing political Facebook post

Texas: Harris County prosecutor resigns after sharing political Facebook post

Texas prosecutor resigns over sharing Facebook post comparing Black Lives Matter to the Nazis.Marcy Oster, JTA, 01/07/2020 08:48
'Blood' spouts from fountain at Israeli 'Donald Trump Square'

'Blood' spouts from fountain at Israeli 'Donald Trump Square'

Fake blood in fountain at square honoring US President Donald Trump in central Israel city of Petah TikvaArutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2020 17:49