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'As long as I am prime minister, no Jew will be uprooted'

PM and Transportation Minister inaugurate 'Adam Interchange,' aimed at easing heavy traffic north of Jerusalem.

'As long as I am prime minister, no Jew will be uprooted'

'Ambulances stuck in traffic - this must stop'

Beit El municipal employees demonstrate, strike over congestion which turns 5-minute commutes into hour-long waits.

'Ambulances stuck in traffic - this must stop'player

Traffic in Binyamin - 'A new type of terrorism'

Head of Beit El Council laments PA traffic from Ramallah blocking up road from Binyamin communities to J'lem.

Traffic in Binyamin - 'A new type of terrorism'player

Watch: The drone that records traffic violations

Israel Police shows how aerial traffic enforcement looks, with drone that photographs violations from the sky.

Watch: The drone that records traffic violationsplayer

Driving in the left lane? Beware of traffic cops

Motorists see 70% increase in enforcement of law to keep to the right lane during 2018.

Driving in the left lane? Beware of traffic cops

Driver rams solider, policeman

Traffic authorities order speeding vehicle to stop, driver rams into them and escapes.

Driver rams solider, policeman

Massive traffic in Florida as residents flee Irma

Residents are fleeing Florida en mass, bringing highways to a halt. Delta, JetBlue cut prices.

Massive traffic in Florida as residents flee Irmaplayer

Starting tomorrow: More stringent traffic penalties

Many penalties once entailing court hearing now to take form of monetary fines, in attempt by transportation ministry to curb road deaths.

Starting tomorrow: More stringent traffic penalties

'Waiting in traffic for hours surreal'

Jerusalem mayor and other officials to visit road notorious for having traffic so bad commuters are often stuck waiting for hours.

'Waiting in traffic for hours surreal'

Traffic details during Peres' funeral

The Jerusalem area will be significantly blocked during Shimon Peres' funeral. Here's what you need to know.

All blocked up: Traffic details during Peres' funeral

A solution for the carnage on the roads?

Traffic expert praises Minister Gilad Erdan's plan to place cameras in every intersection with a traffic light to raise deterrence.

A solution for the carnage on the roads?

Traffic Police Deployed En Masse for Rosh Hashanah

Israel will see three major waves of traffic on Rosh Hashanah eve, police say: between 10:30 and 1; 4 and 8; and 10:30 to midnight.

Traffic Police Deployed En Masse for Rosh Hashanah

Shabbat, 'No Drive Zone' Keep Crowds Out of Meron

There were far fewer celebrants at Meron this year for Lag Ba'omer celebrations - about half as many as usual, participants said.

Late Shabbat and 'No Drive Zone' Keep Crowds Out of Meron

Report: Spend Money to Save on Traffic Deaths

If the government spends NIS 750 million to fix the roads, it will save double that amount in costs, a Bank of Israel study says

Report: Spend Money to Save Money on Traffic Deaths

Jerusalem Gearing Up for 'Million Man March'

Police, Magen David Adom, Hatzalah prepare for 'million man march' against draft. Public transport to come to a halt.

Jerusalem Gearing Up for 'Million Man March'player

Official: Lapid Holding Back Yesha Projects

Yair Lapid is personally intervening to prevent approval and advancement of projects in Judea and Samaria, says Binyamin Council chairman.

Official Says Lapid Personally Holding Back Yesha Projects

Near-Gridlock in Jerusalem in Wake of Funeral

Monday promises to be memorable not only for the passing of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, but also for the monumental traffic tie-ups expected

Near-Gridlock in Jerusalem in Wake of Funeral

Thousands Trapped in Meron

Thousands who spent the night cannot get home due to what they term police organizational failures.

Thousands Trapped in Meronplayer

Six Killed in Traffic Accident in Haifa

A serious traffic accident occurred Wednesday afternoon after a truck collided with several vehicles on Bar Yehuda Way in Haifa.

Six Killed in Traffic Accident in Haifa

Obama Arrives, Police Hotline for Traffic Updates

US President Barack Obama has arrived, and Israel Police have provided a hotline for real-time information about traffic snarl updates.

Pres. Obama Arrives, Police Hotline 'Live' for Traffic Updates

Traffic Fines to Rise by 50-150%

Fines for 12 traffic offenses ranked as “serious” may rise by up to 150%.

Traffic Fines to Rise by 50-150%

Approved: Tougher Sentencing for 'Hit and Run'

New bill will double the punishment for 'hit and run' drivers.

Approved: Tougher Sentencing for Hit and Run Drivers

Man, Baby Killed In Accident

An Israeli man in his 30's and accompanying infant were killed when their car went off the road near Hevron; police investigating cause.

Man, Baby Killed In Accident

Danino: Policing Traffic is Holy Work

Police Chief visits traffic police, praises them for “holy work” while reminding them of high demands.

Danino: Policing Traffic is Holy Work

Expert: Lower Speed, Fatalities

A professor explains the connection between high speed limits and traffic fatalities, and slams the Transportation Ministry.

Expert: Lower Speed for Fewer Deaths

Toll Links Prices, Traffic

A one-of-a-kind toll system installed on the new Tel Aviv fast lane varies toll rates according to time of day and demand.

First of Its Kind Tel Aviv Toll Links Prices, Traffic

Israel Raises Speed Limits

Speed limit on several highways to jump from 100 to 110 kilometers per hour, but maximum speed on some local roads will drop.

Hit the Gas: Israel Raises the Speed Limit

Hi-Tech Snapshots for Car Tax

Israel has come up with a way to streamline tax collection on the nation’s highways by using hi-tech photographic tax traps.

New Cameras Snap Vehicle Photos for Air Pollution Tax

86% Arab Toddler Traffic Victims

Ohr Yarok (Green Light) Traffic Safety organization reports that 86% of the toddlers killed in traffic accidents near home in 2009 were not Jewish.

Arabs, Bedouin Comprise Lion's Share of Toddler Traffic Victims

Touring the Old City? Not by Car

Residents of the Old City are not sure about the new traffic arrangements to the Western Wall and environs, but are willing to give them a chance.

Touring the Old City? Take a Bus, or Walk

Fatal Crashes at 23-Year Low

Fatal traffic accidents were at a 23-year low in 2008, and even fewer have been reported so far in 2009, CBS reports.

2008: Fatal Crashes at 23-Year Low

Religious Vulnerable on Roads

A father responds to his son's death by working to enhance road safety in the religious world – a world particularly vulnerable to accidents.

Religious More Vulnerable on the Roads

Court Limits Use of Radar Guns

A Be'er Sheva Traffic Court judge ruled that radar guns are often inaccurate in a move that could affect drivers nationwide.

Court Limits Use of 'Devora' Radar Guns

Court vs. Police over Licenses

The Supreme Court has overruled police authority to revoke the licenses of “wild” drivers.

Court's License Ruling Angers Police