Cave of the Patriarchs

WATCH: Israeli Minister Defends Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs from UN

Israel’s Deputy Foreign Minister Tipi Hotovely issued a warning Monday to countries participating in a United Nations effort to classify a Jewish holy site as “Palestinian” that they risked participating in “fake history” and aggravating the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely gives a press conference on November 3, 2015 in the Lipski plastic factory at the Barkan Industrial Park near the Israeli settlement of Ariel in the occupied West Bank, on the European Union's (EU) decision to label goods made in Jewish settlements. AFP PHOTO …

Terror Attack Foiled Near Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs

Border Police soldiers arrested an 18-year-old Palestinian man from Hebron Saturday, for allegedly planning to perpetrate a terrorist stabbing in the area of the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron’s old city. The suspect is the cousin of a terrorist who was shot and killed while perpetrating a stabbing attack about six months ago.

Tomb of the Patriarchs