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Posts Tagged: Bethlehem

October 21, 2016 2:47 pm

Head of Major West Bank Jewish Community Calls on PA to ‘Immediately Release’ Palestinians Arrested After They Visited His Sukkah

The head of a major Jewish community in the West Bank is calling on the Palestinian Authority (PA) to “immediately release” three Palestinians who were...

February 3, 2016 12:43 pm

Report: Palestinian Security Forces Arrest 5 Members of Iran-Backed West Bank Group

Palestinian Authority security forces arrested five Palestinians in Bethlehem on charges they were helping set up terrorist infrastructure for an Iranian-backed group in the West Bank,...

December 6, 2015 7:47 pm

Christian Israel Advocate Uses ‘Docutainment’ to Convey Pro-Jewish State Message to Millennials (INTERVIEW)

"We are seeing a disturbing trend among those who adhere to replacement theology and supersessionism,” said Laurie Cardoza-Moore, businesswoman, theologian, lobbyist and filmmaker from Nashville,...

November 23, 2015 11:26 am

Security Camera Footage Shows Scissor-Stabbing Attack by Palestinian Teenage Girls in Jerusalem (VIDEO)

Security footage of Monday's stabbing attack in Jerusalem, which left two men wounded, was published by Israeli news site nrg later that day. The closed-circuit-TV video shows two female Palestinian assailants, one...

December 19, 2014 4:20 pm

Israel Grants Palestinian Christians Travel Visas for Christmas

Palestinian Christians pictured outside Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity on Christmas eve in 2006. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org - Israel...

October 21, 2014 2:32 pm

Israeli Officials Dismiss Report of Planned Mass Terror Attack on Rush Hour Commuter Train (VIDEO)

On Monday, an undisclosed individual apparently handed Border Police guarding Rachel's Tomb in Bethlehem a journal documenting plans to mount a mass terror attack on...

March 21, 2014 9:17 am

Stop Lying About Israel and Bethlehem

Last week, approximately 600 Christians descended on Bethlehem to attend the 2014 Christ at the Checkpoint Conference organized by Bethlehem Bible College. The organizers and...

February 25, 2014 1:16 pm

Heartland of the Homeland

For the Jewish People, the ancient tribal territories of Judah, Benjamin, Ephraim, and west Menasheh - a.k.a. "Judea & Samaria" or the "West Bank" -...

February 12, 2014 11:54 am

Hackers Takeover Websites of Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands Casino Empire

Hackers on Tuesday took over the websites of the Las Vegas Sands Casino empire, uploading photos of its billionaire owner, Jewish entrepreneur and philanthropist Sheldon...

January 6, 2014 3:34 pm

Orthodox Patriarchs Arrive in Bethlehem to Celebrate Christmas

JNS.org - The heads of several ancient Eastern Orthodox Churches arrived in Bethlehem on Monday to celebrate the Orthodox Christmas. Patriarchs from the Greek Orthodox,...

December 26, 2013 8:50 pm

Israel’s Christian Population Continued to Rise in 2013

JNS.org - Israel's Christian population continued to grow in 2013, increasing by 3,000 people over the last year. According to recent figures released by Israeli...

December 25, 2013 2:42 pm

Christmas Eve Celebrations Take Place in Bethlehem

JNS.org - Thousands of Christian pilgrims visited the city of Bethlehem for Christmas Eve celebrations Tuesday. "The message of Christmas is a message of peace,...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Trump Campaign Manager Admits: ‘We Are Behind,’ Reiterates Camp...

Donald Trump's campaign manager pitched Sunday his new call to "drain the swamp" of Washington, even as she admitted Donald...


Palestinian Authority Releases Four Men Arrested for Attending Sukkot Event...

Four Palestinians arrested late last week for attending a sukkot holiday event in a West Bank settlement were freed on...

Middle East

Kurdish Peshmerga Forces Just 5 Miles From Mosul as Offensive Continues

Kurdish Peshmerga forces are within 5 miles (8 kilometers) of Mosul, commanders said Sunday, after days of fighting and sweeping territorial gains in the operation to free the key Iraqi...