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Palestinian rock thrower shot by IDF

Palestinian rock thrower shot by IDF

IDF opens fire on Arabs hurling potentially lethal rocks and firebombs at soldiers stationed outside of Hevron. Rioter reported killed.Raphael Poch, 10/02/2016 14:18
Rock terror: Three wounded in Samaria

Rock terror: Three wounded in Samaria

Three people lightly injured in a volley of potentially lethal rocks near Beit Aryeh and evacuated to hospital.Arutz Sheva staff, 14/12/2015 19:19
Toddler burned by firebomb leaves hospital

Toddler burned by firebomb leaves hospital

Tahel Sofer, 3, who was injured by a firebomb three weeks ago, has been released from Hadassah.Gil Ronen, 15/11/2015 22:25
Arab rock terror reaches Haifa

Arab rock terror reaches Haifa

Arabs throw rock that hits Jewish youth in the head, as tension between Jews and Arabs grows.Shimon Cohen, 01/11/2015 18:42
'It's such a nightmare, to see your child burning'

'It's such a nightmare, to see your child burning'

Sigal Sofer recounts the moments in which Arabs hurled firebombs at her car, setting her 3-year-old daughter on fire.Hezki Baruch, 25/10/2015 20:09
4-Year Minimum Sentence for Rock Throwers Approved

4-Year Minimum Sentence for Rock Throwers Approved

Judges will have to impose jail sentences on throwers of rocks, firebombs and fireworks, and may impose fines on minors and their parents.Gil Ronen, 11/10/2015 16:23
Watch: Mob Attack on Car Caught on Video

Watch: Mob Attack on Car Caught on Video

Video documents lynch mob attempt on an army vehicle at Hazayit Junction near Hevron.Yoni Kempinski, 08/10/2015 16:42
Jewish Woman Escapes Arab Mob Attack

Jewish Woman Escapes Arab Mob Attack

The Arabs hurled rocks at her car, then opened the doors, kicked her and tried to wrest her out of it.Gil Ronen, 07/10/2015 14:57
Herzog: New Penalties 'Too Little, Too Late'

Herzog: New Penalties 'Too Little, Too Late'

Opposition leader dismisses Cabinet's approval of harsher measures for rock throwers, says Netanyahu's government has failed.Ben Ariel, 25/09/2015 03:14
Cabinet Decides 4 Year Minimum for Rock Terrorists

Cabinet Decides 4 Year Minimum for Rock Terrorists

Police may open fire when anyone's life is in danger. Use of non-lethal sharpshooting guns is also approved.Hezki Baruch, 24/09/2015 20:29
Recap: Year's Major Terror Attacks

Recap: Year's Major Terror Attacks

From three-month-old Haya Zisel Braun to Alexander Levlovitz, 64: the Hebrew year's major terror attacks and their victims.Arutz Sheva staff, 24/09/2015 19:14
Minister: Legal Advisers Won't Run the Country

Minister: Legal Advisers Won't Run the Country

Culture Min. Regev says Attorney General is out of bounds in refusing to make open fire rules less stringent.Uzi Baruch, 21/09/2015 13:58
Justice Minister: A-G Advises, But Gov't Decides

Justice Minister: A-G Advises, But Gov't Decides

Min. Shaked says she will present a bill mandating minimum sentences for rock throwing on Thursday, despite AG's opinion.Gil Ronen, 21/09/2015 10:34
PA and Fatah Officials Behind Jerusalem Terror

PA and Fatah Officials Behind Jerusalem Terror

The seemingly spontaneous terror attacks are directly incited by Palestinian Authority head Abbas and others.Arutz Sheva staff, 20/09/2015 19:04
UN, US Worried about J'lem, not N. Korea Missile

UN, US Worried about J'lem, not N. Korea Missile

As Pyongyang prepares to launch a ballistic missile, the world's 'policemen' are focused on Jerusalem police's behavior.Hillel Fendel, 16/09/2015 07:56
Watch: 3 Arrested as Crowd Rages Following Murder

Watch: 3 Arrested as Crowd Rages Following Murder

Residents of neighborhood gathered in protest, as Border Police carried out arrests following lethal rock attack.Hezki Baruch, 16/09/2015 07:30
Watch: Security Forces Rescue US Jews

Watch: Security Forces Rescue US Jews

Video shows how large scale security forces escort five tourists, who strayed into a lynch mob attack, out of Arab-controlled Hevron.Arutz Sheva staff, 04/09/2015 16:13
'There Will Be Blood in the Streets'

'There Will Be Blood in the Streets'

Nationalist journalist-actor goes viral with chilling warning regarding deteriorating security situation.Gil Ronen, 04/09/2015 11:51
Netanyahu: 'Zero Tolerance' for Road Terror

Netanyahu: 'Zero Tolerance' for Road Terror

PM tells security arms to beef up presence along Highway 443 and in Judea-Samaria; considering changing open fire orders.Ido Ben Porat, 02/09/2015 14:15
Intifada? Netanyahu Offers 'Vehicle Protection'

Intifada? Netanyahu Offers 'Vehicle Protection'

Prime Minister acknowledges surging terror wave but offers little more than passive defensive measures.Gil Ronen, 31/08/2015 12:18
Jew to Stand Trial for Fighting Back after Ambush

Jew to Stand Trial for Fighting Back after Ambush

When Noam Federman's car was pelted with rocks, he got out and fought back. Now he will stand trial for damaging a vehicle.Yedidya Ben Or, 30/08/2015 17:40
Ten Terror Attacks Per Day in Old Jerusalem

Ten Terror Attacks Per Day in Old Jerusalem

The statistic includes only the Old City area – which means the full numbers are much worse.Orli Harari, 26/08/2015 12:03
Europeans, Arabs Attack Jewish Joggers Near Hevron

Europeans, Arabs Attack Jewish Joggers Near Hevron

Couple from Avigayil mobbed, attacked with rocks and sticks by Arabs and anarchists in the course of a morning jog.Shimon Cohen, 10/08/2015 11:42
Video: Terrifying Seconds After Firebomb Attack

Video: Terrifying Seconds After Firebomb Attack

Video shows car set ablaze by Arab terrorist as it rolls into intersection after firebomb burns Inbar Azrak, 27.Gil Ronen, 04/08/2015 14:23
'The Fire Spilled Onto My Wife's Skirt'

'The Fire Spilled Onto My Wife's Skirt'

Uri Azrak recalls the moments in which a terrorist's firebomb crashed into their car in Jerusalem. 'She was very brave, she did not scream.'Eliran Aharon, 04/08/2015 10:49
IDF Ordered: Avoid Killing Roadside Terrorists

IDF Ordered: Avoid Killing Roadside Terrorists

Soldiers say even when spotting a terrorist about to throw a firebomb – they are told not to kill him. 'They want us to hit a knee or two.'Gil Ronen, 08/05/2015 07:53
Old City: Man Hurt in Arab Rock Attack

Old City: Man Hurt in Arab Rock Attack

A 62-year-old was hurt in the head when Arabs hurled rocks at the bus he was in.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 13/04/2015 15:49
IDF, Police Launch Operation against Rock Throwers

IDF, Police Launch Operation against Rock Throwers

Border Police, IDF forces and police in intensive operation in Judea and Samaria, including roadblocks and arrests.Yishai Karov, Gil Ronen, 26/02/2015 22:07
Firebomb Terrorist Killed by IDF in Samaria

Firebomb Terrorist Killed by IDF in Samaria

Paratroopers identify two terrorists as they hurl firebombs near Yitzhar, kill one. The second one was caught.Gil Ronen, 31/01/2015 22:08
Hevron Resident Fights Back against Rock-Throwers

Hevron Resident Fights Back against Rock-Throwers

Arabs threw rocks at an IDF jeep and a school bus, but when they attacked activist Noam Federman, he fought back.Gil Ronen, 10/12/2014 09:34
Jewish Driver 'Lucky to be Alive' After Near-Lynch

Jewish Driver 'Lucky to be Alive' After Near-Lynch

Serious incident caps day of violence by Arab citizens of Israel, supposedly sparked by shooting of a crazed knife wielder.Gil Ronen, 10/11/2014 08:47
Firebomb on Car in Samaria, No One Hurt

Firebomb on Car in Samaria, No One Hurt

Arabs throw rocks at Jerusalem Light Rail, causing light damage. Riots in Kafr Kana and Taibeh.Gil Ronen, 09/11/2014 23:13
Bill Slashes Child Stipend to Rock-Throwers

Bill Slashes Child Stipend to Rock-Throwers

MK Moti Yogev's bill would slash 50% off benefits received by families whose kids take part in rock terrorism.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 04/11/2014 11:21
Mayor: J'lem Went from 200 to 5000 Monthly Attacks

Mayor: J'lem Went from 200 to 5000 Monthly Attacks

Nir Barkat outlines sorry state of security in the capital in Knesset session with public security minister.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 27/10/2014 15:11
Shocking Video: IDF Under Attack by Arab Mob

Shocking Video: IDF Under Attack by Arab Mob

Video from inside IDF position in eastern Jerusalem shows soldiers caged in, absorbing rocks, fireworks.Gil Ronen, 22/10/2014 15:14
IDF Kills 13-Year-Old Arab Rioter

IDF Kills 13-Year-Old Arab Rioter

A mob attacked an IDF force after a military vehicle stalled. Commander opened fire, killing one of the attackers.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 16/10/2014 22:15
Silent Intifada: Firework Attack in Jerusalem

Silent Intifada: Firework Attack in Jerusalem

Video shows multiple launches of potentially lethal fireworks at Jewish enclave overlooking the Temple Mount on Mount of Olives.Gil Ronen, 13/10/2014 13:31
Netanyahu Demands End to Jerusalem Riots

Netanyahu Demands End to Jerusalem Riots

Prime Minister tells security chiefs rock throwing and other violence must stop, and not just for the holidays.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 07/10/2014 19:43
Mount of Olives Mom: Rock Attacks 3 Times a Week

Mount of Olives Mom: Rock Attacks 3 Times a Week

Miriam, whose daughters were in the bus that was attacked, says keeping silent about the terror all these years was a mistake.Gil Ronen, 22/09/2014 09:54
J'lem Mayor: Don't Talk So Much about Terrorism

J'lem Mayor: Don't Talk So Much about Terrorism

Nir Barkat wants media discussion of daily terror attacks against Jews in the capital to stop, says it hurts business and cultural life.Gil Ronen, 21/09/2014 20:21
Mini-Crackdown on Jerusalem Rioting: 22 Arrested

Mini-Crackdown on Jerusalem Rioting: 22 Arrested

Minors arrested for firebomb and rock attacks in Abu Tor, Silwan, against light rail, after MK calls police commander a 'coward'.Gil Ronen, 16/09/2014 08:05
Another Day, Another Ambush

Another Day, Another Ambush

Yiska Hetzroni, 24, had a feeling something bad was going to happen to her that day.Oranit Etzer, Gil Ronen, 04/09/2014 22:56
Rock Ambush Injures Baby in Samaria

Rock Ambush Injures Baby in Samaria

Eleven-month-old baby was lightly hurt when Arabs threw rocks at the car she was in, near Yitzhar.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 27/08/2014 14:10
Bus Ambush: This is How It Looks from Inside

Bus Ambush: This is How It Looks from Inside

Rare video footage shows the panic inside a bus after driver was hit by a rock thrown through the window.Gil Ronen, 06/07/2014 19:27
Near-Murder of Cop: Grisly Details Revealed

Near-Murder of Cop: Grisly Details Revealed

Charges filed against three Arabs from eastern Jerusalem who severely injured a policeman May 28, in underreported attack.Gil Ronen, 19/06/2014 14:23
Video: Arabs Attack Jews in Jerusalem's Old City

Video: Arabs Attack Jews in Jerusalem's Old City

Jews walking back from the mass prayer for abducted teens at the Kotel attacked by Arabs wielding chairs, rocks.Meir Sela, Gil Ronen, 15/06/2014 22:56
500 Security Cameras to be Installed in E. J'lem

500 Security Cameras to be Installed in E. J'lem

Police think the cameras will improve 'the feeling of security' for residents and visitors. The cost: 100 million NIS.Gil Ronen, 22/05/2014 20:40
Ya'alon: I've Seen Plenty of Edited Videos

Ya'alon: I've Seen Plenty of Edited Videos

Defense Minister dismisses edited video which Arabs and leftists claim shows the IDF shooting two Arab youths.Yedidya Ben Or and Elad Benari, 21/05/2014 00:14
IDF: Footage of Nakba Day 'Killings' is Misleading

IDF: Footage of Nakba Day 'Killings' is Misleading

Palestinian Arabs release video they say shows 2 youths being shot Monday. IDF says edited video does not reflect reality.Gil Ronen, 20/05/2014 12:59
IDF Shoots Rock Thrower Dead

IDF Shoots Rock Thrower Dead

IDF force ambushes an Arab terrorist who prepared to throw rocks at Israeli cars north of Jerusalem.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 10/03/2014 20:51
Unprotected Buses ‘A Disaster Waiting to Happen’

Unprotected Buses ‘A Disaster Waiting to Happen’

With rock attacks on the rise, thousands of children are in imminent danger, Jewish leaders warn.Maayana Miskin, 04/03/2014 16:15
Emboldened Terrorists Hurl Firebombs at Beit El

Emboldened Terrorists Hurl Firebombs at Beit El

Arab attackers approach the community in broad daylight and throw firebombs, which did not hurt anyone. Soldier wounded by rocks.Gil Ronen, 04/03/2014 11:34
Video Shows Arab Activists Taunting IDF

Video Shows Arab Activists Taunting IDF

Well aware of the IDF's self-imposed limitations, Arab activists north of Jerusalem push the envelope.Gil Ronen, 02/02/2014 18:01
MK in ‘Miraculous’ Escape from Rock Terror

MK in ‘Miraculous’ Escape from Rock Terror

MK Kalfa has close escape as terrorists target his car. ‘Unfortunately for them, I’m used to attacks,’ he explains.Maayana Miskin, 21/01/2014 20:46
Arabs Pelt Habima Actors on Route 443

Arabs Pelt Habima Actors on Route 443

'We were all in a state of shock and we were very lucky that nothing worse happened.'Gil Ronen, 01/01/2014 08:00
Bus Driver Hurt in Rock Attack

Bus Driver Hurt in Rock Attack

Bus driver suffers head injuries in Samaria terror attack, but manages to drive to nearest checkpoint for help.Maayana Miskin, 24/12/2013 23:20
Muslims Hurl Snow-Packed Rocks at Hareidim

Muslims Hurl Snow-Packed Rocks at Hareidim

Arabs make use of the snow in Jerusalem to coat the rocks they threw at a car, smashing its window.Gil Ronen and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2013 17:36