cave of patriarchs

PA: Israeli seizure of Hebron municipal powers for elevator is a crime

Naftali Bennett: 'Every person, irrespective of whether or not they are disabled, should have the opportunity to visit the tomb, which is an important Jewish heritage site'

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with Republican congressmen Mike Johnson of Louisiana and Jim Jord
Netanyahu meets with Republicans after Temple Mount visit

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with visiting Republican congressmen Mike Johnson of Louisiana and Jim Jordan of Ohio.

The Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron
IDF soldier who stopped Hebron stabbing receives certificate of honor

Israel Border police have heightened security near the Tomb of the Patriarchs.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
18/02/2020
The Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron
Will Israel bypass Palestinians to upgrade Tomb of Patriarchs?

MK Gabi Ashkenazi (Blue and White) said that upgrades are “humanitarian” and not “political”

The Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron
The Hebron celebration near the Cave of the Patriarchs

An estimated 40,000-50,000 Jews converged on the small Jewish neighborhood in Hebron

IDF soldiers respond to a stabbing attack near the Cave of the Patriarchs, January 2020.
Stabbing attempted at Cave of the Patriarchs

Tensions in the region have risen dramatically since Defense Minister Naftali Bennett announced the funding of a new Jewish neighborhood in Hebron.

18/01/2020
Hamas calls for mass attendance at Al-Aqsa, Cave of the Patriarchs prayers

The Fajr prayers, the first ones of the day before sunrise, are being held to protest 'Israeli judaization schemes' at religious sites in the West Bank, including the Temple Mount.

16/01/2020
Knife found on the body of a suspect who attempted to get inside the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebro
Sa'ar lights Hanukkah candle in Hebron after man with knife arrested

According to reports, the teenager concealed a knife underneath his shirt and mimicked the behavior of someone mentally handicapped.

24/12/2019
Honoring the life of Sarah: 50,000 Jews gather in Hebron for Shabbat

Festivities over Shabbat were centered around the Tomb of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs, the large edifice built atop the cave by King Herod over 2,000 years ago.

24/11/2019
Tens of thousands of Jewish worshipers visit the Cave of the Patriarchs for Sabbath, Nov. 2019
IDF secures Hebron for 30,000 visitors to Cave of the Patriarchs

Security forces worked for the past few weeks in order to secure the area for the events this weekend.

24/11/2019
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