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In a statement, the Wadi Hilweh Information Center said IDF soldiers, accompanied by a bulldozer, arrived during the early morning hours on Tuesday.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Police say suspect was affiliated with Hamas, is related to terrorist who gunned down 8 yeshiva students in Kiryat Moshe in 2008.
Instances of rock throwing were reported after tensions flared between Muslims and Jews on 'Jerusalem Day.'
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Emergency medical services say the victim is in moderate condition and fully conscious.
Peace Now announced that the Jerusalem District Planning Committee approved the construction of 900 homes in neighborhood of Ramat Shlomo.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Palestinian media claims settlers ‘broke into’ 3 vacant apartments owned by Arab family
Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says that despite the charged atmosphere and Arab reports of rioting, no disturbances took place during the procession and ceremony.
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3 Arab men arrested for attempting to assault Jewish visitors on Temple Mount * Jewish man detained at holy site for openly praying.
According to multiple Arab media reports, the Silwan residence, located near the Old City, was inhabited for approximately one year by a now displaced family of 14, including seven children.
Police: Arab children arrested for rock-throwing always have parent or lawyer present.
The attack comes less than two months after the nation’s largest integrated educational institution, Jerusalem’s Max Rayne Hand in Hand School, was set on fire.
Men sought to target wedding hall dressed as ultra-Orthodox Jews.
Suspects praised terrorists, encouraged murder of Jews and security personnel with multiple inflammatory posts.
Economy minister says, in face of terror wave, Israel should move from defense to attack, as it did in 2002's Operation Defensive Shield in the West Bank during the second intifada.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Security source says too early to confirm or deny Palestinian reports that men are relatives of terrorists released in Schalit prisoner exchange.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Beit Safafa neighborhood is the scene of vandalism attack in wake of vehicular terror wave.
Dozens of Palestinians throw firebombs, rocks at Border Police officers in Shuafat following Wednesday's attack in capital.
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“It’s times like this that the whole Middle East conflict hits home,” says resident of mixed Jerusalem neighborhood.
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Hamdallah accused Israel of working toward "Judaizing" Jerusalem and the Aqsa Mosque.
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Senior Fatah official Rajoub suggests that the violence seen in Gaza over the summer could repeat itself in the West Bank if Netanyahu continues with such pronouncements.
The driver, Abdel Rahman al-Shaludi, is seen in the video giving a speech honoring Marwan Kawasme and Amar Abu Aysha.
According to Channel 2, Uri Ariel is considering moving to a new residence in the City of David, a neighborhood near the Old City .
After US censures Israel for plans to build 2,610 new units in Givat Hamatos, beyond the Green Line, Barkat says the construction is essential; Netanyahu: US should learn the facts first.
Palestinians believe area should be part of their future state.
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Latest detentions brings total to over 700 since July, including 50 in September.
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"I don’t remember a time since the last intifada that there’s been so much tension," says Meretz city councilman Meir Margalit.
Jerusalem is a city full of diverse areas, many of which often have been regarded by buyers as less desirable.
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The violence of the past 24 hours was captured by a Reuters photographer on the scene in Shuafat.
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Diplomats from countries including Indonesia, Egypt and Saudi Arabia protest over Canberra's decision to stop referring to east Jerusalem as "occupied."
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Refusal to recognize the State of Israel by all 57 member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has materially contributed to the 130 years old Jewish-Arab conflict remaining unresolved.
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Mayor Nir Barkat is working hard to prove to Arab residents that he is trying to invest in east Jerusalem, but their media, at least, are not convinced.
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Both the government and the municipality have allocated funds for rehabilitating the neighborhood of Sur Bahir, but its needs are many.
‘The savior of land in east Jerusalem’ says purchasing homes for Jews in Arab neighborhoods does not contribute to unrest.
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Jebl Mukaber residents join others in east Jerusalem in expressing anger, shock and rage over the latest attacks.
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In dealing with the unrest in east Jerusalem, the authorities are only applying the stick.
Last Thursday night’s riot looked like a post-apocalyptic battle.
US administration official confirms visit by American teenager of Palestinian descent beaten by Israeli police last summer in east Jerusalem.
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"'Occupied East Jerusalem' is a term freighted with pejorative implications, which is neither appropriate nor useful," says Australian FM.
21-kilometer long aqueduct runs from En Eitam to Umm Tuba, Sur Bahar, East Talpiot and Abu Tor.
Mayor Barkat says new municipal budget will address foundering conditions in city’s Arab communities.
Police and fire officials open investigation into apartment fire that ignited deadly blast.
Decision allegedly comes hours after Netanyahu finalized narrowly formed right-wing coalition.
Three Border police officers were injured when a vehicle struck them in Jerusalem's a-Tur neighborhood on Saturday.
‘We will march together with members of the two families to prevent the resist the Judiazation of east Jerusalem,’ says group organizing protest.
Day after tackling terrorist, mayor endorses Likud, denies he’s joining party
At approximately 9 p.m., police say unidentified suspects targeted the house, located on a street adjacent to numerous Arab residences, setting its exterior on fire, before fleeing into the night.
Judge calls suit "baseless," orders family to reimburse Elad Foundation for legal fees.
The suspect, an 18-year-old male from the east Jerusalem village of Issawiya, was first noticed by a security guard at the President’s Residence on Hanasi Street.
East Jerusalem Portfolio head: Israel government will be tried in International Criminal Court for ‘inhuman act’
The 15-year-old suspect is a resident of the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Hanina.
Jerusalem mayor says at Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference that capital must remain a untied city and never be divided.
Public security minister expects his Yisrael Beytenu party to increase its mandate in new elections.
By BEN HARTMAN
“We’re not throwing rocks or participating in riots!” shouted an angered middle-aged Arab man from a megaphone.
Committee grants private contractor approval to build 200 housing units on land purchased in Ramot.
"It looks like someone in the government wants to escalate the situation and provoke Obama," says east Jerusalem Portfolio head Meir Margalit.
Shooting victim Glick’s condition improves slightly.
PA also condemns advanced plans for 500 new housing units in Ramat Shlomo, a neighborhood in Jerusalem beyond the Green Line.
By MICHAEL WILNER,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Announcement comes amid all-time low in US-Israeli diplomatic relations.
Police: Aerial surveillance units slated to prevent violence in flashpoint neighborhoods recently riddled with rioting.
600 units to be constructed in Ramot Shlomo and another 660 to be built in Har Homa, says PMO official.
By HERB KEINON,LAHAV HARKOV
Police on the scene used crowd-dispersal methods in a bid to quell the unrest.
Border Police and regular police personnel are conducting searches of the vicinity.
New strategy to use rapid-response unit, more observation points, says police.
Rivlin: Our capital cannot be a city in which the building is done in secret, or whereby moving into apartments is done in the dead of night.
Netanyahu discovered by the time he headed back on Thursday that even with all his considerable rhetorical skills, he was unable to control the message.
State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the step would also send a "troubling message" if the Israeli government proceeded with tenders and construction.
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Several Palestinians arrested for throwing rocks at police following procession
Amid violent protests across east Jerusalem neighborhoods, official says quiet likely to resume in capital.
Father of 16-year-old claims boy was shot in the head by sponge bullet during riot, police claim teen was shot in leg, fell on head while attempting to flee.
Wael Kawasame, 43, is suspected of helping organize kidnapping of yeshiva students, securing funding from Hamas to buy weapons for chief suspects.
Whoever wins the election, the Jerusalem issue needs to be defused.
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Jerusalem City Councilor Aryeh King is bent on judaizing East Jerusalem.
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The underlying cause of the current crisis is to be found in the inherent
dysfunctionality of Israeli rule in East Jerusalem
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Despite ongoing violence in the Arab quarters of the capital, observers do not believe this indicates the start of an intifada-like uprising.
A Jerusalem-based secular yeshiva ushers in a different take on Jewish identity and Israeli culture.
By LAUREN SIRT
“I ask Allah to surround them with abundant mercy and satisfaction, which will grant you all patience and solace,” the Jordanian Jafra News website reported.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Police respond to multiple disturbances involving Molotov cocktails, firecrackers and rock throwing.
Victims beaten unconscious Friday night, allegedly by Jewish mob; police say more arrests expected as investigation progresses.
Tag Meir, an anti-racism organization, is arranging to have over 600 Israelis visit the family’s mourning tent in Shuafat.
Defense Ministry recognizes Muhammed Abu Khdeir as victim of hostile action; Indor: "Will his name be on Mount Herzl? Are they stupid?"
By LAHAV HARKOV,YAAKOV LAPPIN
It’s been almost 50 years since Israel reunified Jerusalem and turned it from a dusty backwater town into a truly radiant international capital city sparkling with energy and creativity.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
In the wake of the protest, the Israel Police twitter account published a tweet claiming the protesters were blocking streets and throwing stones.
By AHMED MASWADEH
Palestinian big lies seem to be gaining more, not less, steam.
By NAOMI RAGEN
There are many voices in the Palestinian community who greeted riots with an outpouring of support and hoped it would lead to a national uprising.
Arabs in the PA and Gaza who commit crimes against Jews are lauded by all but a tiny minority.
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