Jerusalem

Jerusalem rocked by two suspected Palestinian attacks

Jeffrey Heller A Palestinian killed an Israeli and overturned a bus with a construction vehicle and a gunman wounded a soldier in attacks in Jerusalem that appeared to be a backlash the conflict in Gaza.

Israeli extremists held over Palestinian boy's murder in East Jerusalem

Mohammed Abu Khedair was kidnapped and killed.

Isabel Kershner Israeli police have arrested six Israeli extremists in connection with the kidnap and murder of a Palestinian teenager in East Jerusalem.

Riots in Jerusalem over suspected revenge killing of Palestinian

Riots in Jerusalem.

Clashes broke out in East Jerusalem after Israeli police found the body of a Palestinian youth thought to have been kidnapped and killed as revenge for the murder of three Israeli teenagers.

Jerusalem clashes after teen's burial revive intifada fears in Middle East

Palestinian youths clash with Israeli police near the house of murdered Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khadier.

Ruth Eglash and Griff Witte JERUSALEM - Thousands of Palestinians furious over the killing of a local teenager swarmed the streets of east Jerusalem on Friday to demand a new intifada.

King David's citadel 'discovered' as politics and archaeology collide in Jerusalem

Eli Shukron, an archeologist formerly with Israel's Antiquities Authority, walks in the City of David archaeological site near Jerusalem's Old City.

Daniel Estrin An Israeli archaeologist says he has found the legendary citadel captured by King David in his conquest of Jerusalem, rekindling a longstanding debate about using the Bible as a field guide to...

Israel responds to rockets, killing wife and child of Hamas military leader

Palestinians flee their houses after an Israeli air strike in Gaza City.

Nidal al-Mughrabi Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets at Israel for a second day as fighting resumed after the collapse of truce talks in Egypt.

Tel Aviv, Jerusalem sound sirens as Israel extends strikes

Alisa Odenheimer and Calev Ben-David Palestinian missiles landed in areas around Jerusalem and Tel Aviv and air-raid warnings sounded in both cities as Israel extended its bombing of the Gaza Strip and planned to increase its military...

Palestinian missile hits Jerusalem's outskirts

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Ruth Pollard Israel's government has approved the mobilisation of as many as 75,000 army reservists after a long-range missile fired from Gaza landed in an outlying Jerusalem suburb, setting off air raid sirens...

Israel told Jerusalem plan 'a provocation'

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Ruth Pollard Middle East Correspondent Jerusalem Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu is determined to press ahead a large settlement in East Jerusalem despite criticism.

Jerusalem Festival of Lights

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The festival will run for a week in the Old City of Jerusalem, hosting Israeli and international artists and creators who will display their installations.

Bomb blasts Jerusalem bus station

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One woman is dead and more than 20 people are injured after a bomb struck a crowded bus stop in central Jerusalem.

Israeli law keeps tight hold on Jerusalem

Jason Koutsoukis HERALD CORRESPONDENT JERUSALEM: Any future Israeli peace agreement with the Palestinians that involves ceding parts of occupied Jerusalem and the Golan Heights will require either the agreement of two-thirds of Israel's...

Rumour sparks violence in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM: Palestinian youths and Israeli security forces clashed for a third day on Friday in annexed east Jerusalem, with Israeli police detaining 18 people for acts of violence.

Jerusalem on edge as Obama tells UN peace is a year away

Jason Koutsoukis JERUSALEM: Authorities were bracing for another outbreak of violent clashes between Israelis and Palestinians over the weekend as they faced the prospect of a collapse in the fledgling...

Violence flares in Jerusalem

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Israeli police said they entered the compound of the al-Aqsa mosque, after a group of Palestinians hurled stones at tourists at the holy site.

Israel approves Jerusalem homes

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Israel approves the building of 100 more homes in East Jerusalem while Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Barack Obama.

Good Friday rituals in Jerusalem

Christian pilgrims observed Good Friday rituals in Jerusalem's Old City, while closures on the West Bank limited the attendance of Palestinian Christians.

Gaza: Israel, Palestinians extend truce by 24 hours

Palestinians in the ruins of houses in Khan Younis, Gaza.

Nidal al-Mughrabi Israel and the Palestinians have agreed on Monday to extend a Gaza truce by another 24 hours, minutes before an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire was set to expire, officials on both sides said.

Right-wing extremists can't break the love of a Muslim man and Jewish woman in Israel

Morel Malka on her wedding day.

Batsheva Sobelman Amid the tension of Israel's fragile ceasefire with Hamas in the Gaza Strip, the marriage of Morel and Mahmoud has become a national political issue.

Israel braces for war crimes inquiries on Gaza

Attacked the United Nations Human Rights Council: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Isabel Kershner The fighting is barely over in Gaza, but attention has already shifted to the legal battlefield as Israel gears up to defend itself against international allegations of possible war crimes.