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Near Rachel's Tomb, security forces catch terrorist red-handed

Border Police officers arrest Palestinian Authority Arab who was caught red-handed as he hurled firebombs at security forces.

Near Rachel's Tomb, security forces catch terrorist red-handedplayer

Attorney General Mandelblit prays at Rachel's Tomb

Israel's Attorney General arrives at Rachel's Tomb to pray in honor of his grandson's Bar Mitzvah.

Attorney General Mandelblit prays at Rachel's Tomb

Jonathan Pollard visits Rachel's Tomb for the first time

Pollard visits Rachel's Tomb with his wife Esther, who comes full circle after visiting the site several times over the years.

Jonathan Pollard visits Rachel's Tomb for the first time

Why is Rachel the most beloved Matriarch?”

Why is it that Rachel has attained such a unique place in the Jewish People’s collective consciousness?

Why is Rachel the most beloved Matriarch?”

Video: The Tomb of Mother Rachel

On her yahrzeit, the story of Mother Rachel, her life and where her tomb is located in an inspiring and enlightening video.

Video: The Tomb of Mother Rachelplayer

Leah Goldin: Establish force of women to return missing boys

Marking day of Matriarch Rachel's passing, Dr. Leah Goldin calls to form women's force to find way to return boys from Hamas captivity.

Leah Goldin: Establish force of women to return missing boysplayer

Hagia Sophia is a mosque. What about the Temple Mount and Hevron?

UNESCO has politely asked Erdogan to rethink his decision on Hagia Sofia. How easy it was for them to say Rachel's Tomb is a mosque. Op-ed.

Hagia Sophia is a mosque. And the Temple Mount and Hevron?

Bombs thrown at Rachel's Tomb

Vehicles damaged after 2 explosives thrown at holy site. Police searching for attackers.

Bombs thrown at Rachel's Tomb

For the Jewish Mother's Day: Be a natural Jew

For the Jewish Mother's Day: Be a natural Jew

'We need to show that the Cave of the Patriarchs belongs to us'

Former Minister Gideon Sa'ar says UNESCO 'blatantly anti-Israel' in declaring Jewish holy sites 'Palestinian.'

'We need to show that the Cave of the Patriarchs belongs to us'

UNESCO: Rachel's Tomb is 'Palestinian'

UNESCO commission adopts resolutions whereby Tomb of Patriarchs, Rachel's Tomb are 'integral part of Occupied Palestinian territory.'

UNESCO: Rachel's Tomb is 'Palestinian'

Suspects in Rachel's Tomb attack arrested

Border Police arrest two Arabs suspected of throwing a pipe bomb at Rachel's Tomb.

Suspects in Rachel's Tomb attack arrested

Pipe bomb thrown at Rachel's Tomb

Border Police find suspicious object which turned out to be pipe bomb thrown at Jewish holy site.

Pipe bomb thrown at Rachel's Tomb

Pipe bombs thrown at Rachel's Tomb

Sapper works to defuse pipe bombs thrown into Rachel's Tomb complex.

Pipe bombs thrown at Rachel's Tomb

Female terrorist arrested near Bethlehem

Police subdue terrorist and find knife in her bag. Terrorist arrested and taken for questioning.

Female terrorist arrested near Bethlehem

PA officer suspected in attacks on Israeli security forces

Police arrest PA officer, prosecutor's affidavit ties him to several attacks on security forces with rocks and firebombs.

PA officer suspected in attacks on Israeli security forces

Senior PA security official arrested after anti-Trump riot

Former senior PA security official arrested after organizing illegal demonstration, clashing with police near Rachel's Tomb

Senior PA security official arrested after anti-Trump riotplayer

Thousands pray at Rachel's Tomb

Tens of thousands of worshipers flock to Rachel's Tomb to mark Rachel's yahrzeit.

Thousands pray at Rachel's Tomb

Refusing to submit to UNESCO

Refusing to submit to UNESCO

IDF works to preserve history

IDF forces stationed at holy sites and tombs of biblical figures protect worshipers and ancient sites during High Holidays.

IDF works to preserve history

Watch: Arabs throw rocks - and are arrested

Instant justice: Three Arab stone-throwers nabbed just moments after they attacked Border Police officers near Rachel's Tomb.

Watch: Arabs throw rocks - and are arrestedplayer

Following attacks on Rachel's Tomb, security wall revamped

Terrorists throw firebombs, rocks, at Rachel's Tomb, security forces respond by extending security barrier upwards.

Following attacks on Rachel's Tomb, security wall revamped

Watch: Firebomb attack at Rachel's Tomb

Footage captures attack near Tomb last week. Nobody was hurt.

Watch: Firebomb attack at Rachel's Tombplayer

Ministers Ariel and Shaked pray at Rachel's Tomb

Jewish Home Ministers resolve to find legal solution for Yeshiva at Rachel's Tomb, stuck in a bureaucratic rut preventing it from expanding.

Ministers Ariel and Shaked pray at Rachel's Tomb

Five Arabs arrested for throwing firebombs and stones

Authorities arrest Judea and Samaria Arabs for attacking Rachel's Tomb visitors.

Five Arabs arrested for throwing firebombs and stones

Security forces catch boulder-thrower red-handed

Arab teen uses slingshot to throw rocks at Rachel's Tomb visitors, gets caught by Border Police.

Security forces catch boulder-thrower red-handed

Police crack down on terror at Rachel's Tomb

Police arrested a terror ring which threw rocks and explosives at those coming to pray at Rachel's Tomb in Bethlehem over a period of time.

Police crack down on terror at Rachel's Tomb

Report: 13 terrorists arrested at Rachel's Tomb

Security forces arrest Palestinians involved in terrorist activities in Judea and Samaria

Report: 13 terrorists arrested at Rachel's Tomb

EU Rabbis slam UNESCO over Rachel's Tomb, Machpela

The Conference of European Rabbis says UNESCO's moral legitimacy is in doubt after it listed the sites as Muslim.

European Rabbis slam UNESCO over Rachel's Tomb, Machpela

Watch: Undercover IDF forces take on Arab rioters

Duvdevan elite counter-terrorism soldiers infiltrate rioters' ranks - then break up violence in seconds.

Raw footage: Undercover IDF soldiers take on Arab riotersplayer

'Islamic site'? Thousands pray at Rachel's Tomb

Thousands at site of Jewish matriarch's tomb ahead of day of her passing; UNESCO just recognized site as 'Muslim.'

'Islamic site'? Thousands of Jews pray at Rachel's Tomb

PA Drops UNESCO Kotel Bid - Partially

PA backs down on claiming Kotel as a Muslim site, but is still trying to claim Cave of Machpelah and Rachel's Tomb.

PA Drops UNESCO Kotel Bid - Partially

Terrorist Throws Firebomb at Rachel's Tomb

A terrorist threw a firebomb at security forces at the Tomb of Rachel Sunday. A Border Guard officer was injured.

Terrorist Throws Firebomb at Rachel's Tomb; Officer Injured

Latest Rage in Rachel's Tomb Terror: Explosives

Staff member reveals terrorists are using slingshots to launch bombs at wall's lowpoint, where yeshiva students and visitors gather.

The Latest Rage in Rachel's Tomb Terror: Slingshot Explosives

Injured Border Policewoman 'Acted Heroically'

Jerusalem District Police Commander visits Border Policewoman who was stabbed by a female terrorist this morning.

Injured Border Policewoman 'Acted Heroically'

Soldier Stabbed by Terrorist at Rachel's Tomb

Female terrorist wounds soldier standing guard at Jewish holy site just outside Bethlehem; after suffering serious wound soldier stabilizes.

Female Soldier Stabbed by Terrorist at Rachel's Tomb

Jews Go On the Offensive on the Temple Mount

Jews Go On the Offensive on the Temple Mount

Yishai to Bennett: Stop Attacking Us

Yachad chief responds after Jewish Home head calls his party 'superfluous,' says it's the only right-wing party.

Yishai to Bennett: Stop Attacking Us

MK Ben-Dahan: Connect Rachel's Tomb to Jerusalem

Jerusalem Municipality should be put in charge of services to popular site, says Dep. Religious Services Minister.

MK Ben-Dahan: Connect Rachel's Tomb to Jerusalem

Watch: Hundreds Pray at Rachel's Tomb

Prayers, song in Bethlehem as worshippers gather to mark anniversary of biblical matriarch's death.

Watch: Hundreds Pray at Rachel's Tomb player