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PHOTOS: Thousands Attend Mass Shabbat Event in Biblical Hebron

More than 30,000 people spent their Friday and Saturday in Hebron this past weekend to celebrate “Shabbat Hebron,” the weekend in which observant Jews read the Biblical portion which tells of Abraham’s purchase of Cave of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs in Hebron.

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Hamas Exploiting Current Calm to Prep Rocket War

Two years ago this month, Israel and Hamas were locked in the middle of a 50-day conflict, which saw southern and central Israel attacked several times a day with Hamas rockets, and the Iron Dome air defense batteries intercept the projectiles in midair.

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IDF: Attempted Stabbing Against Soldier Thwarted

The Jerusalem Post reports: A terrorist attempted to stab an Israeli soldier at a checkpoint in the West Bank city of Nablus Friday afternoon, according to an IDF statement. According to the IDF, the assailant approached military personnel stationed at

With a Palestinian flag to his back an Israeli soldier rides in an armored personnel carrier April 1, 2002 in the outskirts of the West Bank town of Qalqilia. I

Gunman Opens Fire on Israeli Bus in West Bank

The Times of Israel reports: A gunman opened fire on an armored Israeli bus traveling in the West Bank on Saturday evening. No injuries were reported in the incident which occurred near the settlement of Tekoa but the bus sustained

Israeli security forces stand guard at the scene where three Palestinians carried out two attacks -- a shooting and a car ramming -- on Israelis at a bus stop at the entrance of the Israeli settlement of Kiryat Arba in the southern occupied West Bank before they were shot dead …

Israel Returns to PA Body of Terrorist Who Killed U.S. Army Veteran in Tel Aviv

Israel on Friday night returned to the Palestinian Authority the bodies of two terrorists, one belonging to a West Bank man who killed an American tourist during a stabbing spree in Jaffa two months ago. Bashar Massalha, 22, from Qalqilya, murdered US citizen Taylor Force and injured 10 others in a rampage along the Jaffa boardwalk on March 8. He was killed by security forces at the scene of the attack, which coincided with a visit by US Vice President Joe Biden, who was meeting with Shimon Peres minutes away from the scene.

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