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Attempted shooting near Nablus

IDF searching for perpetrators after terrorists fire at Nablus-area military post.

Attempted shooting near Nablus

Palestinian Authority: Eliminating a terrorist is 'execution'

Palestinian Authority leader equates elimination of active terrorist to 'execution,' calling it a 'crime.'

Palestinian Authority: Eliminating a terrorist is 'execution'

Return to Shechem: What Joseph's brothers, the Maccabees, and the IDF all understood

Shechem controls the most crucial junction in northern Israel. Joseph's brothers, Judah Maccabee and the IDF knew and acted accordingly.

Return to Shechem: Joseph's brothers, the Maccabees, and the IDF

PA claims IDF shot dead a 13-year-old boy

Palestinian Arab media report 13-year-old killed by IDF gunfire in clashes near Shechem. IDF: Incident is under investigation.

PA claims IDF shot dead a 13-year-old boy

They tried to burn Jews alive. Again.

I checked the major newspapers and news websites in the days following the attack. Except for Jewish media, not a word. Op-ed.

They tried to burn Jews alive. Again.

Two Border Police fighters lightly wounded in clashes in Shechem

Rioters throw rocks and explosive devices at security forces at Joseph's Tomb. Two fighters lightly wounded.

Two Border Police fighters lightly wounded in clashes in Shechem

2 IDF soldiers injured during operation in Samaria

IDF soldiers injured after terrorist hurls bomb at them during arrest operation in Samaria.

2 IDF soldiers injured during operation in Samaria

Palestinian Arabs protest Israel-UAE agreement

Protesters in Shechem burn effigies of Trump, Netanyahu and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince.

Palestinian Arabs protest Israel-UAE agreement

PA announces new restrictions following COVID-19 spike

New restrictions include five-day lockdown in Hebron district and 48-hour lockdown in Shechem.

PA announces new restrictions following COVID-19 spike

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.

Report: IDF soldiers attacked near Joseph's Tomb

IDF arrests armed Arab near Shechem

IDF troops apprehend Palestinian suspect armed witn an assault rifle near the village of Kfar Qaddum.

IDF arrests armed Arab near Shechem

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.

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

'Arrest the uniformed terrorists'

Samaria leader warns: Palestinian Authority 'policemen' shot IDF soldiers purposely, must be arrested.

'Arrest the uniformed terrorists'

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.

IDF soldiers, PA security forces exchange fire in Shechem

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.

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

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.

Violent disturbances at Joseph's Tomb

'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.

'Hotel terrorist' convicted of attempted murderplayer

Jerusalem Day terror attack foiled

Arab terrorist from Samaria attempted to carry out stabbing attack on Jerusalem Day earlier this week, police report.

Jerusalem Day terror attack foiled

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.

PA man admits murder of pregnant Jewish girlfriend was terrorism

Security forces confiscate firebombs, firearms, and magazines

Israeli security forces discover, confiscate firearms and magazines from Arab home, arrest 18 wanted terrorists.

Security forces confiscate firebombs, firearms, and magazinesplayer

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.

Arabs riot near Joseph's Tomb

2,000 worshipers, 35 buses, and one IDF

For the first time since Ramadan began, Jews are allowed to pray at Joseph's Tomb.

2,000 worshipers, 35 buses, and one IDFplayer

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.

Why is it forbidden to enter the tomb of Yehoshua ben Nun?

'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.

'Their arrest is unnecessary, and political'

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.

Two Palestinian cops killed in weapons bust

Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

Terrorist shot dead while trying to stab soldiers at the entrance to Shechem Sunday afternoon.

Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

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.

Colorado city to hire moderator over Shechem sister-city dispute

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'.

Norwegian Councilor: Sever Ties with 'Terror-Honoring' Shechem

PA Police Stab Teen to Death in Shechem

16 year-old dies as infighting between PA security forces and Fatah activists continues.

PA Police Stab Teen to Death in Shechem

Ten Terrorists Arrested Overnight

Bust in Shechem exposes weapons cache, terror cell; other arrests near Beit El, Hevron.

Ten Terrorists Arrested Overnight

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.

Politics or Security? Anger over Cancelled Trip to Joseph's Tomb

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.

Palestinian Arabs Setting Animal Traps to 'Catch' Jews

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.

2,500 Worshippers at Joseph's Tomb

Samaria: Soldiers Prevent Stabbing

Arabs aged 19 and 20 were caught bearing knives. They admitted they intended to stab the first Jew they found.

Samaria: Soldiers Prevent Stabbing

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.

2,500 Jews Gather to Pray at Joseph's Tomb Overnight

'IDF Arrests Murderers of Ben Yosef Livnat'

Report: IDF arrested three PA security men who murdered yeshiva student at Joseph's Tomb in 2011.

'IDF Arrests Murderers of Ben Yosef Livnat'

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.

Photos: Leading Torah Sage, IDF Chief Rabbi, Pray at Kever Yosef

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.

Arabs with Explosives Arrested at IDF Samaria HQ

PA 'Arab Spring' Protests Target Fayyad, Abbas

PA Arabs blocked roads and burned tires, demanding lower prices

PA 'Arab Spring' Protests Target Fayyad, Abbas

'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.

'Arab Spring' Hits PA as Hundreds Protest in Shechem