Nablus

Holy sites in the land of Israel are doomed to be profaned by Palestinians

Such widespread hatred for the Jews can only be explained in a spiritual sense

12/02/2020
IDF forces secure Joseph's Tomb before 1,200 worshippers arrive on July 29, 2019
Terrorist attack prevented as 1,200 worshippers visit Joseph's Tomb

Disturbances broke out as the worshippers entered the tomb, as rioters burned tires and threw stones at IDF forces. The soldiers responded with riot dispersal means.

30/07/2019
Palestinian man throws firebomb at West Bank military court

A Palestinian man who threw a firebomb at a Border Police post outside a military court in the northern West Bank was shot and then arrested.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
10/07/2019
IDF forces face Palestinian Preventive Security forces in Nablus
Firefight breaks out between IDF and Palestinian forces in Nablus

Palestinian reports said two Palestinian security officials were wounded during the exchange.

An Israeli soldier prays together with other worshippers inside Joseph's Tomb in the West Bank
1,500 worshipers flock to Joseph's Tomb in Nablus to pray on Passover

According to security officials, the prayers took place without incident.

PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY PRESIDENT Mahmoud Abbas greets the audience during a ceremony in Ramallah
A dreamy train between Ramallah and Nablus

Plans are afoot for a rail line in the northern West Bank, extending eventually to the south.

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
12/03/2019
Guns seized by Israel by Jordanian border.
Israeli Border Police thwart Jordanian-Palestinian arms smuggling ring

All four of the suspects, including the smuggler, were from Nablus, also known by the Biblical name of Shechem.

A sign stands at an Israeli checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus July 23, 2013
Police probing charge Palestinian woman killed by Jewish stone thrower

The Palestinian woman was on her way home with her husband and daughter when their car was suddenly pelted with stones.

A child walks in front of a mural painting depicting the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat on he
IDF concerned UNRWA cuts could lead to attacks

According to the military, children are behind many cases of stone throwing

Long's Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park is seen from Boulder, Colorado June 3, 2016
Boulder, Colorado names Ramat HaNegev sister city in heated meeting

"Israel, with all its challenges, is still a thriving democracy," said Rabbi Fred Greene. "There are people within Ramat HaNegev who are advocating" for minorities and protesting government action.

By SHAY CASTLE/DAILY CAMERA
26/08/2018
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