Ramadan

News for Ramadan

Arabs hurl rocks at religious Jews - because of microphones

Arabs hurl rocks at religious Jews - because of microphones

Hundreds of Arabs riot near Jerusalem's Damascus Gate, hurling rocks and glass bottles at civilians and police officers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 13:57
Ramadan kareem: UAE Issues do's and don'ts for Israeli tourists during month of Ramadan

Ramadan kareem: UAE Issues do's and don'ts for Israeli tourists during month of Ramadan

The friendly reminder was issued to the UAE Hebrew Twitter page in cooperation with the local Chabad branch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 17:25
Will Ramadan cause unprecedented coronavirus outbreak?

Will Ramadan cause unprecedented coronavirus outbreak?

Low vaccination rates in Arab sector raise concerns of enormous outbreak during Ramadan, wedding season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 10:14
Incendiary kites - near Ben Gurion Airport

Incendiary kites - near Ben Gurion Airport

During Ramadan, explosives and incendiary kites threaten Lod residentsl: 'We're in danger of our lives,' Lod resident says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2020 08:14
Gaza to reopen restaurants for Ramadan

Gaza to reopen restaurants for Ramadan

Gaza authorities permit restaurants to reopen but demand that precautionary measures be taken due to coronavirus pandemic.Elad Benari, 27/04/2020 06:43
Bennett to Israeli Arabs: Look after yourselves during Ramadan

Bennett to Israeli Arabs: Look after yourselves during Ramadan

Defense Minister publishes urges Israeli Arabs to take precautionary measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus during Ramadan.Ben Ariel, 27/04/2020 06:10
Trump: Apply same social distancing rules to Ramadan as were in force during Easter

Trump: Apply same social distancing rules to Ramadan as were in force during Easter

'They go after churches, but not mosques,' says Trump, calling for equal application of social distancing rules to Christians and Muslims.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 19/04/2020 07:12
Jordan bans worship in mosques due to coronavirus outbreak

Jordan bans worship in mosques due to coronavirus outbreak

Jordan announces ban on public worship in mosques during Ramadan in order to curb the spread of COVID-19.Elad Benari, Canada, 15/04/2020 00:54
Iranian demonstrators burn Trump, Netanyahu in effigy

Iranian demonstrators burn Trump, Netanyahu in effigy

Iran marks 'Quds Day' (Jerusalem Day) with demonstrations burning Trump and Netanyahu in effigy, torching Israeli and US flags.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 31/05/2019 16:42
260,000 Muslims pray on Temple Mount for Ramadan

260,000 Muslims pray on Temple Mount for Ramadan

As Ramadan draws to a close, more than 250,000 Muslims ascend Temple Mount for Friday prayers, following terror attack in Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 31/05/2019 16:27
Rivlin hosts Iftar meal at presidential residence

Rivlin hosts Iftar meal at presidential residence

Rivlin: The medical staff that takes care of Nechama is made up of Jews and Arabs. I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2019 01:12
Gaza border protest canceled due to heat, Ramadan, Eurovision

Gaza border protest canceled due to heat, Ramadan, Eurovision

'Hamas is quieting the demonstrators so that Eurovision will pass calmly.'Sara Rubenstein, 17/05/2019 12:56
Court backs closure of Temple Mount to Jews on Jerusalem Day

Court backs closure of Temple Mount to Jews on Jerusalem Day

Supreme Court rejects appeal against closing Temple Mount to Jews on Jerusalem Day, backs police decision bar Jews because of Ramadan.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/05/2019 15:54
Israel business leaders expand ties with PA counterparts at meal

Israel business leaders expand ties with PA counterparts at meal

Around 30 members of Judea and Samaria Chamber of Commerce and Industry join Islamic Iftar meal marking the end of Ramadan fasting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2019 11:55
75,000 Palestinian Arabs pray in Jerusalem

75,000 Palestinian Arabs pray in Jerusalem

Some 75,000 Palestinian Arabs pass through the crossings from Judea and Samaria to Jerusalem as part of the Ramadan prayers.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/05/2019 21:11
Eased restrictions for month of Ramadan

Eased restrictions for month of Ramadan

Judea, Samaria Muslims to visit relatives in Israel, attend Friday Temple Mount prayer, and take off from Ben-Gurion Airport.Mordechai Sones, 22/04/2019 17:44
Watch: Jewish couple gets married on the Temple Mount

Watch: Jewish couple gets married on the Temple Mount

Israeli couple holds wedding ceremony on holiest site in Judaism, after site was closed to Jews for much of Ramadan.Yoni Kempinski, 18/06/2018 12:12
Thousands riot in south, tens of thousands allowed in Jerusalem

Thousands riot in south, tens of thousands allowed in Jerusalem

Israel allows PA Arabs to pray on Temple Mount, at Cave of the Patriarchs. Meanwhile, Gaza rioters burn tires near border fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2018 15:13
Tourist, police officer injured in Temple Mount riots

Tourist, police officer injured in Temple Mount riots

Watch: Arab rioters pelt tourists, police with stones and other objects on Temple Mount during Ramadan.David Rosenberg, 07/06/2018 17:07
Rivlin urges Abbas: Condemn Gaza terror

Rivlin urges Abbas: Condemn Gaza terror

President calls Palestinian Authority Chairman to congratulate him on month of Ramadan.Mordechai Sones, 04/06/2018 19:02
Jerusalem prepares for Ramadan prayers

Jerusalem prepares for Ramadan prayers

Police deployed throughout city to ensure peaceful Ramadan prayers on Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2018 11:02
'Expulsion of terrorists' families will reduce terror'

'Expulsion of terrorists' families will reduce terror'

Ministerial Committee to discuss bill to expel families of terrorists who carry out attacks.Benny Toker, 24/05/2018 20:54
Marble block crushed soldier's helmet

Marble block crushed soldier's helmet

IDF reveals details of incident in which soldier sustained severe head injuries, amid general rise in attacks on Jews during Ramadan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2018 16:11
Egypt opens Gaza border for month of Ramadan

Egypt opens Gaza border for month of Ramadan

Egyptian president announces longest opening of border with Egypt since 2013.JTA, 20/05/2018 23:11
Report: US to release Mideast peace plan next month

Report: US to release Mideast peace plan next month

Trump administration reportedly set to release its Middle East peace plan for Israel and the PA at end of Ramadan in June.David Rosenberg, 20/05/2018 21:45
2,000 worshipers, 35 buses, and one IDF

2,000 worshipers, 35 buses, and one IDF

For the first time since Ramadan began, Jews are allowed to pray at Joseph's Tomb.Ido Ben Porat, 30/06/2017 14:22
Muezzin noise level raised to unbearable: 'Police do nothing'

Muezzin noise level raised to unbearable: 'Police do nothing'

Sleepless month of Ramadan: 'You can sit at home, turn on air conditioner, close windows and shutters, and the noise will still come in.'Mordechai Sones, 26/06/2017 18:37
Bus drivers in southern Israel 'strike' - because of Ramadan

Bus drivers in southern Israel 'strike' - because of Ramadan

Four times in one week, 'Metropoline' buses cannceled because Arab drivers refuse to show up.Chana Roberts, 24/06/2017 22:19
Bus brings Palestinian Arabs to Jerusalem's Old City

Bus brings Palestinian Arabs to Jerusalem's Old City

Israeli authorities allow bus of PA women and children to enter Jerusalem, allowing passengers to pray at Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2017 23:32
PA Fatwa Council: "Breaking fast is one of the greatest sins"

PA Fatwa Council: "Breaking fast is one of the greatest sins"

Quoting Islam's Prophet Muhammad: "Whoever stops fasting on Ramadan has renounced Islam...[the shedding of] his blood is permitted"Nan Jacques Zilberdik , 14/06/2017 17:52
Rivlin: Arab leaders must work with police

Rivlin: Arab leaders must work with police

President says Arab leaders and law enforcement must work together to provide Israeli Arab citizens with sense of security.JTA, 13/06/2017 18:15
ISIS calls for terror attacks around the globe

ISIS calls for terror attacks around the globe

ISIS releases new audio message in which it urges its followers to launch attacks around the world during Ramadan.Elad Benari, 13/06/2017 03:14
The goal: For everyone to tour Judea and Samaria with confidence

The goal: For everyone to tour Judea and Samaria with confidence

Judea Samaria regional defense officer prepares for transition between Ramadan, summer vacation: 'Goal for everyone to travel everywhere.'Mordechai Sones, 12/06/2017 22:51
Temple Mount closed to Muslims

Temple Mount closed to Muslims

Muslims throw rocks at Jews visiting Temple Mount, security forces close off entrance in efforts to locate terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2017 11:37
Three 'Shalit deal' terrorists arrested

Three 'Shalit deal' terrorists arrested

Border Police arrest six terrorists, including three 'Shalit deal' terrorists.Ido Ben Porat, 10/06/2017 21:32
IDF prepares amid fears of Ramadan terror wave

IDF prepares amid fears of Ramadan terror wave

Yehuda brigade preparing for terrorist attacks that may occur during Ramadan, soldiers in Judea and Samaria on elevated alert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2017 09:51
Incitement against Israel - during Ramadan prayers

Incitement against Israel - during Ramadan prayers

Al-Aqsa preacher says Israeli 'settlers' are 'intruding' on mosque's territory.Dalit Halevi, 03/06/2017 22:50
Series of Ramadan concessions to PA and Gaza Arabs

Series of Ramadan concessions to PA and Gaza Arabs

Judea and Samaria Arabs to have greater freedom to enter Israel to visit family, Ben Gurion Airport. Gazans allowed visit Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2017 09:47
President Obama's July 6th greeting to Muslims for Eid al Fitr

President Obama's July 6th greeting to Muslims for Eid al Fitr

Obama forgot whose "innocent lives" were "taken during the month of Ramadan."Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 07/07/2016 07:19
US consulate targeted in Saudi Arabia

US consulate targeted in Saudi Arabia

Two wounded as suicide bomber strikes near US consulate in Saudi Arabia on 4th of July.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2016 12:08
Rivlin to Muslim leaders: Stop the next murder

Rivlin to Muslim leaders: Stop the next murder

President Rivlin hosts Muslim leaders for iftar dinner, urges Palestinian leadership to stop the next terrorist attack.Ido Ben Porat, 04/07/2016 05:46
Chabad helping Moroccans at Ramadan

Chabad helping Moroccans at Ramadan

Chabad of Morocco joins Christian-Jewish fellowship and a local Muslim group in effort to provide food for needy Muslim families on Ramadan.JTA, 30/06/2016 05:31
Jews barred from Temple Mount

Jews barred from Temple Mount

Following repeated Arab provocations on holy site, police close Temple Mount - to Jews. Closure to last at least three days.David Rosenberg, 28/06/2016 08:27
Watch: Justice Minister Shaked blesses in...Arabic

Watch: Justice Minister Shaked blesses in...Arabic

Minister Ayelet Shaked visits a Ramadan fast-breaking event, blesses participants in Arabic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2016 23:44
Watch: What happens when 2 'Israelis' visit Gaza?

Watch: What happens when 2 'Israelis' visit Gaza?

Ramadan candid camera show finds out how Gazans react to finding two hapless 'Israelis'.Ari Soffer, 21/06/2016 22:11
Watch: Israelis send Ramadan message to Muslims

Watch: Israelis send Ramadan message to Muslims

Israeli Jews from all walks of life send their Ramadan greetings in foreign ministry viral video.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2016 19:28
Israel lets Gazans into Jerusalem for Ramadan

Israel lets Gazans into Jerusalem for Ramadan

Israel grants permission for hundreds of Gazans to enter Jerusalem, despite concerns following Tel Aviv attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2016 14:52
Ban on MKs ascending Temple Mount lifted

Ban on MKs ascending Temple Mount lifted

Yehuda Glick: 'I hope Arab MKs won't use this as opportunity to spread incitement against Jews.'Uzi Baruch, 13/06/2016 22:37
Reinforcements at Kotel after terror attack

Reinforcements at Kotel after terror attack

Jerusalem police beef up security personnel on and around Temple Mount as the first Friday of Ramadan approaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2016 16:59
Christian-Jewish group helps Arabs on Ramadan

Christian-Jewish group helps Arabs on Ramadan

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews to provide hundreds of thousands of shekels in food vouchers to needy Arab families.JTA, 09/06/2016 12:27
Israel nixes Ramadan entry visas after attack

Israel nixes Ramadan entry visas after attack

More than 83,000 entry permits frozen following vicious shooting in attack in Tel Aviv that left 4 dead, 5 wounded.David Rosenberg, 09/06/2016 07:51
Meretz condemns liberation of Jerusalem

Meretz condemns liberation of Jerusalem

Far-left party calls for end to 'occupation' of Jerusalem, condemns Jerusalem Day while wishing Muslims 'Happy Ramadan.'David Rosenberg, 06/06/2016 17:51
Israel announces 'gestures' for Ramadan

Israel announces 'gestures' for Ramadan

Liberman approves relaxation of restrictions on the movement of Palestinian Arabs during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.Ben Ariel, Canada, 03/06/2016 23:02
Arab MKs to defy Netanyahu, visit Temple Mount

Arab MKs to defy Netanyahu, visit Temple Mount

Arab MKs declare they will visit the Al-Aqsa Mosque during Ramadan, ignoring PM's orders not to do so.Reut Hadar, 26/05/2016 06:13
Leftists demand Jerusalem parade avoid Muslim area

Leftists demand Jerusalem parade avoid Muslim area

Left-wing NGOs want traditional Rikudegalim not to pass through Muslim area due to Ramadan. Petition last year was rejected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/05/2016 14:11
PA: Israeli Ramadan Concessions to Take Our Money

PA: Israeli Ramadan Concessions to Take Our Money

Israel made historic concessions on Temple Mount for Ramadan 'goodwill' - but PA took it exactly the opposite way.Ari Yashar, 23/07/2015 17:07
Jerusalem Police Readying for Final Ramadan Friday

Jerusalem Police Readying for Final Ramadan Friday

Thousands of police officers will spread out throughout eastern Jerusalem as Muslims flock to Temple Mount, expecting trouble.Ido Ben Porat, 09/07/2015 19:26