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Israeli Military Threatens to Discipline Veterans Involved in Protest Over Intelligence Activities

ISABEL KERSHNER The Israeli military has threatened disciplinary action against a group of veterans and active reservists of a secretive military intelligence unit who declared that they would no longer participate...

Riots in Jerusalem as police clash with Palestinians following teenager's death

Protesters take cover in Jerusalem on Sunday.

Ammar Awad Scores of Palestinians rioted in East Jerusalem on Sunday after hearing that a young man from their neighbourhood had died of wounds suffered in a clash with Israeli police last week.

Jerusalem rocked by two suspected Palestinian attacks

The overturned bus in Jerusalem on Monday.

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.

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.

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.

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...

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.

Israel orders criminal probes of actions by its military in Gaza

Batsheva Sobelman Israel has ordered criminal investigations into suspected international law violations by its military during the recent fighting against Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip.

Beheading victim kept faith secret during captivity

US journalist Steven Sotloff before he was executed by Islamic State jihadists.

Gordon Rayner Steven Sotloff had kept secret from his Islamist captors the fact that he was Jewish with dual US-Israeli citizenship.