Tag: Shabbat

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Netanyahu Supports Death Penalty for Halamish Terrorist

The terrorist who killed Yosef, Chaya and Elad Salomon in Halamish last Shabbat “should simply never smile again,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, advocating the death penalty in this case.

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Israeli Lawmakers Rework Bill to Limit Mosque Noise

MKs in the coalition have been striving over the past few days to phrase the “Muezzin Bill” in a way that would overcome the ultra-Orthodox parties’ block on the legislation.

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Jonathan Pollard Asks U.S. Judge to Reverse Restrictive Parole Conditions

Jonathan Pollard, the former US Navy U.S intelligence officer convicted of one count of spying for an ally, Israel, petitioned a New York judge on Friday to overturn his highly restrictive probation conditions. In December, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest stated the

An Israeli man hungs an Israeli flag outside Max Brenner restaurant in Sarona Market on June 9, 2016 in Tel Aviv, Israel. According to police reports, four Israelis were killed and several others wounded when two Palestinian gunmen open fire at the food and retail complex in central Tel Aviv.

Shabbat Service Held at Tel Aviv Terror Site

The Times of Israel reports: Sarona Market, the site of Wednesday’s shooting in Tel Aviv that left four dead and six wounded, held a prayer service to demonstrate solidarity with the victims’ families. The Kabbalat Shabbat prayer at the central

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Jerusalem Storeowners Fight Forced Shabbat Closures

TEL AVIV – The owners of minimarkets in Jerusalem are fighting a municipal order to close on Saturday for the Jewish Sabbath, amid fears that the forced closures will mean facing bankruptcy, the Jerusalem Post reported.

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WATCH: Police on Horseback Eliminate Terrorist in Jerusalem

Israeli police have released footage showing mounted officers eliminating an Arab terrorist in downtown Jerusalem. The incident, one of two terrorist attacks over Shabbat, took place Saturday afternoon at IDF Square in central Jerusalem, not far from the Municipality building.

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Green Light for Bill Banning Store Openings on Sabbath

TEL AVIV – A bill closing all stores on Saturday, the Jewish Sabbath, has been approved by the Israeli government, the Haaretz newspaper reported. The Ministerial Committee on Legislation on Sunday approved Likud Knesset Member Miki Zohar’s bill preventing grocery stores and other