Umm Al-Fahm

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New father shot to death in Umm al-Fahm

New father shot to death in Umm al-Fahm

New father, 42, shot to death while in vehicle with his wife and newborn son.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2021 23:14
Arab protesters: 'Let the whole world burn'

Arab protesters: 'Let the whole world burn'

Hundreds of residents of northern Arab town chant slogans such as, 'Let the whole world burn,' wave PLO flags.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/04/2021 23:57
MK Mansour Abbas attacked during riots in Umm al-Fahm

MK Mansour Abbas attacked during riots in Umm al-Fahm

Thousands demonstrate against authorities' failure in dealing the violence and crime in Arab society.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/03/2021 20:16
Arabs to demonstrate against police in Umm al-Fahm next Friday

Arabs to demonstrate against police in Umm al-Fahm next Friday

Leaders of Arab public announced intention to hold a mass demonstration this Friday against police violence.Dalit Halevi, 28/02/2021 03:25
Arab MK injured in clashes in Umm al-Fahm

Arab MK injured in clashes in Umm al-Fahm

MK Yousef Jabareen injured by rubber bullet in clashes during protest in Umm al-Fahm.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 26/02/2021 21:16
'I'm not a murderer, just a robber. Next time I'm voting Likud!'

'I'm not a murderer, just a robber. Next time I'm voting Likud!'

Millionth person to be vaccinated denies reports he is a murderer, says he was jailed for robbery. 'They're using me to smear Netanyahu.'David Rosenberg, 03/01/2021 18:55
Weapons smugglers run over police in Umm al-Fahm

Weapons smugglers run over police in Umm al-Fahm

Two Arab city residents with pistol and ammunition arrested; during escape attempt two policemen run over and another policeman hit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2019 17:24
Kalashnikov confiscated at Haifa engagement party

Kalashnikov confiscated at Haifa engagement party

Israel Police arrest three suspects after shots were fired at an engagement party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2018 23:51
'Some incidents just need to be buried'

'Some incidents just need to be buried'

Menashe District Police Commander says that had he halted Umm al-Fahm terrorist funeral, disturbances and casualties would have resulted.Mordechai Sones, 22/08/2018 14:46
Body of Jerusalem stabber returned to his family

Body of Jerusalem stabber returned to his family

Many residents of Umm al-Fahm attend funeral of Ahmad Mahameed who tried to stab a policeman in Jerusalem's Old City.Elad Benari, 21/08/2018 02:04
'Preaching and crocodile tears'

'Preaching and crocodile tears'

Liberman insists, 'We're not talking to Hamas'; criticizes extended sentence for Border Policeman; scolds Umm al-Fahm.Mordechai Sones, 19/08/2018 14:32
'Don't allow hate-fest'

'Don't allow hate-fest'

MK Berko hopes police will use law she initiated and passed to prevent terrorist's funeral in Umm al-Fahm from becoming incitement event.Mordechai Sones, 19/08/2018 12:00
Jerusalem terrorist stabber identified

Jerusalem terrorist stabber identified

Arab terrorist who tried to stab a policeman in the Old City identified as Ahmad Mahameed of Umm al-Fahm.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/08/2018 22:28
Soldier demands one law for all

Soldier demands one law for all

405th Artillery Corps Battalion soldier petitions Military Advocate General: Let me participate in Um al-Fahm 'Jewish Power' parade.Mordechai Sones, 09/08/2018 10:31
Kahlon: I don't want Jews in Umm al-Fahm

Kahlon: I don't want Jews in Umm al-Fahm

Finance Minister details new budget for homefront defense, says Jews moving into Arab villages could cause a 'provocation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2018 16:42
Boy and his uncle killed in double murder in Israeli-Arab town

Boy and his uncle killed in double murder in Israeli-Arab town

Violent crime wave in Umm el-Fahm continues, with double murder suspected, two weeks after imam shot to death in front of his mosque.David Rosenberg, 18/04/2018 08:59
Police block right-wing demonstrators

Police block right-wing demonstrators

Activists stopped from protesting against mosque of Temple Mount terrorists set out despite court ruling allowing similar left-wing protestsArutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2018 17:59
Arab MK's illegal office closed

Arab MK's illegal office closed

MK forced to close office operated out of building declared illegal in 2012.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2018 20:57
'A horrifying accident - the cars were completely crushed'

'A horrifying accident - the cars were completely crushed'

2 dead, three injured in car crash near Umm al-Fahm.David Rosenberg, 04/01/2018 22:47
Israeli injured in stone attack near Umm al-Fahm

Israeli injured in stone attack near Umm al-Fahm

Terrorist throws stone at bus near Arab-Israeli townGary Willig, 07/12/2017 22:26
Israeli lotto pulls out of Umm al-Fahm

Israeli lotto pulls out of Umm al-Fahm

Arab-Israeli town where Temple Mount terrorists lived hosts event supporting leader of banned extremist movement at lottery sports hall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2017 16:58
Hearing for Umm al-Fahm principal over 'Palestine' song

Hearing for Umm al-Fahm principal over 'Palestine' song

Principal in Arab school summoned by Education Ministry after school has students sing about being 'Palestinians.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2017 21:54
Security forces foil Temple Mount shooting attack

Security forces foil Temple Mount shooting attack

Residents of Arab town, where perpetrators of deadly July terror attack lived, planned copycat attack at Judaism's holiest site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2017 10:40
Islamic Movement leader charged with incitement

Islamic Movement leader charged with incitement

Raed Salah charged with incitement after praising murder of Druze policemen at the Temple Mount.AFP, 24/08/2017 17:13
Mosque's muezzin aided Temple Mount terrorists

Mosque's muezzin aided Temple Mount terrorists

Arab Israeli from Umm Al- Fahm suspected of helping the terrorists who committed July 14 attack. Planning took place in northern mosque.Uzi Baruch, 24/08/2017 11:46
Watch: Disassembled pistol found in yard in Arab village

Watch: Disassembled pistol found in yard in Arab village

Suspect arrested after gun found in yard in village where terrorists who murdered policemen near Temple Mount lived.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2017 17:59
'Israeli Arab leaders won't condemn terror attack - so I will'

'Israeli Arab leaders won't condemn terror attack - so I will'

Arab Israeli from Umm el-Fahm calls out Arab MKs for not condemning shooting attack near Temple Mount, calls for end to terrorism.David Rosenberg, 16/07/2017 17:15
Mourning tents for Jerusalem terrorists dismantled

Mourning tents for Jerusalem terrorists dismantled

Netanyahu orders that mourning tents set up in Umm al-Fahm by families of Jerusalem terrorists be dismantled.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/07/2017 20:34
'We need to separate from the Palestinians inside pre-67 Israel'

'We need to separate from the Palestinians inside pre-67 Israel'

'Why should Arabs in Umm Al-Fahm, who identify as Palestinians, continue to be citizens of Israel?', asks Defense Minister Liberman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/02/2017 10:26
Seven people lightly hurt in drone crash

Seven people lightly hurt in drone crash

Drone crashed into abandoned house in northern Israel, 7 lightly injured from smoke inhalation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2016 14:06
Otzma Yehudit to march in Arab town

Otzma Yehudit to march in Arab town

At a packed Supreme Court session today, the justices ruled in favor of right-wing party over the warnings of the police.Rachel Kaplan and Eliran Aharon, 01/08/2016 14:57
Umm Al-Fahm: Residents 'on the brink of war'

Umm Al-Fahm: Residents 'on the brink of war'

Unsolved murders lead to citywide strike, outrage over violent crime. Residents: police do nothing to stop crime.Tova Dvorin, 24/04/2016 14:56
Israeli ISIS Jihadist Arrested Thanks to Facebook

Israeli ISIS Jihadist Arrested Thanks to Facebook

Arab citizen of Umm al-Fahm, home of Israel's first convicted ISIS terrorist, nabbed in an unconventional investigation.Ari Yashar, 28/05/2015 18:37
Zoabi: Israel is a 'Terror State'

Zoabi: Israel is a 'Terror State'

Arab MKs, flock to anti-Israel protest; there, MK Zahalka says presence of Jewish Temple on Temple Mount is a 'myth.'Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 14/11/2014 14:10
Israeli Arab Convicted Returning from ISIS Camp

Israeli Arab Convicted Returning from ISIS Camp

23-year-old from Umm al-Fahm becomes first Israeli citizen joining ISIS fighting in Syria to return to Israel, threatening security.Ari Yashar, 23/09/2014 16:21
Five Arrested For Threatening Zionist Arab Teen

Five Arrested For Threatening Zionist Arab Teen

Suspects arrested after threatening 17-year-old from Umm al-Fahm who posted picture on Facebook calling for release of kidnapped.Ari Yashar, 30/06/2014 12:54
2nd Arab Youth Threatened for Supporting Teens

2nd Arab Youth Threatened for Supporting Teens

Youth from Umm al-Fahm complains to police after threatened with death for support of kidnapped Israeli teens; 2nd incident in days.Ari Yashar, 18/06/2014 13:33
Israeli Arabs Protest Over Alleged 'Price Tag'

Israeli Arabs Protest Over Alleged 'Price Tag'

Hundreds of Israeli Arabs march outside northern town over suspected 'price tag' incident, calling Umm al-Fahm 'a red line.'Tova Dvorin and AFP, 21/04/2014 21:02
Suspected 'Price Tag' Attack in Umm Al-Fahm

Suspected 'Price Tag' Attack in Umm Al-Fahm

Graffiti, arson at local mosque is latest in alleged 'price tag' vandalism attacks.Ben Shaul and Tova Dvorin, 18/04/2014 08:51