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A view of the Har Nof neighborhood, Jerusalem

Har Nof to keep its name after battle between municipality and residents

Lion had ordered the name changed to Neot Yosef, after former Sephardi chief rabbi and Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef

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Wife of Har Nof terrorism victim: neighborhood name change ‘disrespectful’

‘This was a terrorist attack on us, and it shows contempt for all of us in the neighborhood that they want to erase the name of the neighborhood’

A view of the Har Nof neighborhood, Jerusalem

Har Nof (Neot Yosef) residents continue to fight name change

An event to protest the decision was planned for Sunday at the Jerusalem City Hall as the city's naming committee would be meeting, but on Thursday the committee announced that it was delayed.

A view of the Har Nof neighborhood, Jerusalem

Har Nof name change approved amid stormy committee meeting

About 30 residents of Har Nof representing multiple different religious and ethnic sectors attended the meeting.


Har Nof against ‘dictatorial’ decision to change neighborhood's name

One resident called on representatives of the community to “leave political considerations out of the neighborhood and find other obligations – for your own good.”

Mourners visit a makeshift memorial outside the Tree of Life synagogue

Before Pittsburgh: The nine worst global attacks on Jewish sites

Most of the attacks were either not condemned as specifically antisemitic attacks, or their perpetrators were not found or were quietly deported.

 Britain's opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn pictured with mastermind of Har Nof synagogue massacre

The picture was taken at a 2014 wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate Palestinian “martyrs" in Tunisia.

Yuval Steinitz

Grapevine: Paris is everywhere

News briefs from around the nation.

WORSHIPERS GATHER at the Har Nof synagogue that was the site of a brutal terror attack

Second Har Nof terrorist’s east Jerusalem home demolished

The residence located in Jebl Mukaber, was evacuated and cordoned off on Wednesday and then razed by government bulldozers.

Kehillat Bnei Torah Synagogue

Family home of Har Nof synagogue massacre terrorist sealed

"This kind of collective punishment is not moral," says east Jerusalem portfolio head.

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