Shechem (Nablus)

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Report: IDF soldiers attacked near Joseph's Tomb

Report: IDF soldiers attacked near Joseph's Tomb

Palestinian Arab sources report violent clashes as IDF soldiers secure visit by Jewish worshipers to Joseph's Tomb.Dalit Halevi, 17/10/2019 01:02
IDF arrests armed Arab near Shechem

IDF arrests armed Arab near Shechem

IDF troops apprehend Palestinian suspect armed witn an assault rifle near the village of Kfar Qaddum.Elad Benari, 07/10/2019 23:35
Bomb defused, Arabs riot as Jews visit Joseph's Tomb

Bomb defused, Arabs riot as Jews visit Joseph's Tomb

1,200 Israelis visit Tomb of Joseph in Shechem overnight. IDF forces securing the pilgrimage discover bomb, are attacked by rioters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2019 09:06
'Arrest the uniformed terrorists'

'Arrest the uniformed terrorists'

Samaria leader warns: Palestinian Authority 'policemen' shot IDF soldiers purposely, must be arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2019 13:17
IDF soldiers, PA security forces exchange fire in Shechem

IDF soldiers, PA security forces exchange fire in Shechem

PA officials say IDF forces surrounded building of Palestinian Preventive Security headquarters and exchanged fire with officers there.Ben Ariel, 11/06/2019 05:42
Grenades found in Joseph's Tomb as 1000 Jewish worshippers visit

Grenades found in Joseph's Tomb as 1000 Jewish worshippers visit

Terrorists near Joseph's Tomb open fire on IDF soldiers, hurl firebombs and place grenades in tomb complex.Uzi Baruch, 07/11/2018 07:41
Violent disturbances at Joseph's Tomb

Violent disturbances at Joseph's Tomb

IDF force securing Jewish worshipers at Joseph's Tomb opens fire at a Palestinian Arab vehicle that accelerated towards it.Elad Benari, 28/08/2018 02:06
'Hotel terrorist' convicted of attempted murder

'Hotel terrorist' convicted of attempted murder

Arab terrorist brought to Israel by left-wing NGO convicted after stabbing Israelis in Tel Aviv hotel on eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day.David Rosenberg, 05/06/2018 11:41
Jerusalem Day terror attack foiled

Jerusalem Day terror attack foiled

Arab terrorist from Samaria attempted to carry out stabbing attack on Jerusalem Day earlier this week, police report.Uzi Baruch, 17/05/2018 18:44
PA man admits murder of pregnant Jewish girlfriend was terrorism

PA man admits murder of pregnant Jewish girlfriend was terrorism

Muhammad Kharoff admits that murder of his married, pregnant Jewish girlfriend, Michal Halimi, was nationalistically motivated.David Rosenberg, 04/02/2018 17:50
Security forces confiscate firebombs, firearms, and magazines

Security forces confiscate firebombs, firearms, and magazines

Israeli security forces discover, confiscate firearms and magazines from Arab home, arrest 18 wanted terrorists.Chana Roberts, 29/01/2018 07:45
Arabs riot near Joseph's Tomb

Arabs riot near Joseph's Tomb

Arabs call for the destruction of Joseph's Tomb, Samaria Regional Council Head Dagan demands IDF protect the site.Uzi Baruch, 16/12/2017 21:50
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
13 Breslav hassidim distanced from Judea-Samaria

13 Breslav hassidim distanced from Judea-Samaria

13 hassidim - mostly teens - who were arrested while praying at the tomb of Yehoshua Ben Nun, have been distanced from Judea-Samaria.Rachel Kaplan, 28/08/2016 11:34
'Their arrest is unnecessary, and political'

'Their arrest is unnecessary, and political'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir claims police have 'political agenda' to infringe upon rights of religious Jews after 32 arrested at Joseph's Tomb.Rachel Kaplan, 23/08/2016 18:02
Two Palestinian cops killed in weapons bust

Two Palestinian cops killed in weapons bust

Palestinian police, searching for weapons, clashed with gunmen in the city of Shechem (Nablus) late Thursday night, leaving four dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2016 12:01
Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

Terrorist shot dead while trying to stab soldiers at the entrance to Shechem Sunday afternoon.Uzi Baruch, 31/07/2016 15:25
Boulder to hire moderator over Shechem dispute

Boulder to hire moderator over Shechem dispute

Boulder City Council in Colorado hires a moderator in the dispute over its planned sister-city relationship with Shechem.JTA, 21/04/2016 05:37
Palestinian Violence Against Palestinians

Palestinian Violence Against Palestinians

A Palestinian state would be a brutal fascist dictatorship, which is exactly what the Palestinian Authority is now. Benyamin Korn, 13/09/2015 00:05
Norwegian Councilor Calls to Sever Shechem Ties

Norwegian Councilor Calls to Sever Shechem Ties

'The cities we partner with need to share our values...but Nablus honors terrorists,' Stavanger city councilor says of PA 'sister city'.Shimon Cohen, 10/09/2015 10:44
PA Police Stab Teen to Death in Shechem

PA Police Stab Teen to Death in Shechem

16 year-old dies as infighting between PA security forces and Fatah activists continues.Tova Dvorin, 25/05/2015 15:35
Ten Terrorists Arrested Overnight

Ten Terrorists Arrested Overnight

Bust in Shechem exposes weapons cache, terror cell; other arrests near Beit El, Hevron.Uzi Baruch, 25/12/2014 08:33
Cancelled Trip to Joseph's Tomb Sparks Outrage

Cancelled Trip to Joseph's Tomb Sparks Outrage

Ministry of Education retracts permission for school trip to Joseph's Tomb at the eleventh hour - leaving parents and leaders livid.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 01/10/2014 15:53
Arabs Setting Animal Traps to 'Catch' Jews

Arabs Setting Animal Traps to 'Catch' Jews

Arab news media reports that Palestinian Arabs near Shechem are setting animal traps to catch 'settlers' in alleged acts of vandalism.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin , 17/11/2013 15:27
2,500 Worshippers at Joseph's Tomb

2,500 Worshippers at Joseph's Tomb

Jews from across the spectrum visit the Tomb of Joseph in Shechem; more than 100,000 have visited the site in the last 5 years.Ari Soffer, 24/09/2013 09:05
Samaria: Soldiers Prevent Stabbing

Samaria: Soldiers Prevent Stabbing

Arabs aged 19 and 20 were caught bearing knives. They admitted they intended to stab the first Jew they found.Arutz Sheva, 24/08/2013 21:05
Mass Prayer at Joseph's Tomb in Shechem

Mass Prayer at Joseph's Tomb in Shechem

In a show of strength and unity, Jews from across the hareidi and religious-Zionist sectors unite to pray at one of Judaism's holiest sites.Kochava Rozenbaum , 21/08/2013 15:44
'IDF Arrests Murderers of Ben Yosef Livnat'

'IDF Arrests Murderers of Ben Yosef Livnat'

Report: IDF arrested three PA security men who murdered yeshiva student at Joseph's Tomb in 2011.Gil Ronen, 22/05/2013 16:48
Photos:Torah Sage, IDF Chief Rabbi Pray in Shechem

Photos:Torah Sage, IDF Chief Rabbi Pray in Shechem

The IDF Chief Rabbi and Torah sages led 2,000 people in nighttime prayers at Joseph’s Tomb (Kever Yosef) In Shechem. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 14/11/2012 10:17
Arabs with Explosives Arrested at IDF Samaria HQ

Arabs with Explosives Arrested at IDF Samaria HQ

Two Arabs armed with explosive device arrested as they tried to enter the Samaria Regional Brigade headquarters. Gil Ronen, 10/10/2012 02:22
PA 'Arab Spring' Protests Target Fayyad, Abbas

PA 'Arab Spring' Protests Target Fayyad, Abbas

PA Arabs blocked roads and burned tires, demanding lower pricesDavid Lev, 06/09/2012 09:36
'Arab Spring' Hits PA, Hundreds Protest in Shechem

'Arab Spring' Hits PA, Hundreds Protest in Shechem

Hundreds of protesters gather in the main square in Shechem, calling for the ouster of PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad.Elad Benari, 06/09/2012 06:13
Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Border Police manning the Tapuach Junction in Samaria captured two terrorists armed with pipe bombs, a makeshift firearm, knives, and ammoGabe Kahn, 21/04/2012 22:21
PA Governor Blocks Israeli Produce in Shechem

PA Governor Blocks Israeli Produce in Shechem

The Palestinian Authority has blocked the import of Israeli produce to Shechem. Chana Ya'ar, 12/04/2012 11:51
IDF Foils Bombing

IDF Foils Bombing

Vigilant soldiers stopped a would-be terrorist carrying explosives, knives, and ammunition at a checkpoint in northern Samaria.Gabe Kahn, 11/04/2012 16:29
New Mezuzah Affixed at Kever Yosef

New Mezuzah Affixed at Kever Yosef

For the first time in eleven years, there is now a mezuzah at the Tomb of Joseph in Shechem, courtesy of Transport Minister Yisrael KatzDavid Lev, 22/03/2012 10:45
Israeli Arab Indicted for Planning Terror Attack

Israeli Arab Indicted for Planning Terror Attack

An Arab from Shechem granted citizenship under the 'family reunification law' has been indicted for planning a terror attackGabe Kahn., 30/01/2012 16:30