The IDF says it is prepared to protect all the visitors to this ancient Jewish city.
The difficulty in establishing whether a fire was set deliberately has to do with the fact that in arson cases the fire destroys most of the evidence. In Haifa, on Thursday, for instance, investigators were certain that at least some of the fires were the result of arson, but they failed to come up with conclusive evidence.
Gaza farmers are able to export their tomatoes to Israel for a better price than they would get locally.
Stoning attacks against Israeli drivers have not stopped on the roads of Judea, Samaria and around Jerusalem.
The idea of using fire to attack a targeted population did not originate with Arab terrorists from the Palestinian Authority.
JewishPress.com is blogging the efforts of Israel's firefighters and security personnel battling pyroterrorists.
Numerous foreign Mediterranean, European and eastern European nations sent aerial firefighters to help Israel.
Israeli security officials cautiously admit at least "some" nationwide fires caused by pyroterrorists but underline dry, windy weather conditions helped.
Four Arab suspects are arrested on allegations of deliberately setting fires in the Jerusalem Corridor.
In August 2016 two Be-200s were sent to Portugal to help in extinguishing forest fires. Four days later it was reported that the fire was prevented from spreading in the direction of two settlements and a national park.
Haifa police are now certain the fires that broke out throughout the city on Thursday morning were set by arsonists, as one of the fires appears to have been set just outside a fire station in the city – the idea being to delay the response of firefighting trucks to alarms.
The award of the mortar weapon systems solidifies Elbit Systems of America's position as the leading provider of mortar systems for the US Army.
Increasing congestion in civil air space poses a growing challenge to flight safety in general and for military operations near or within civilian airspace in particular.
The tank overturned during training.
MK Boker says government funding for fire buffer lines could have prevented injuries and property damage.
The Attorney-General's office has decided to investigate the purchase of the submarines from Germany.
According to weather reports, eastern winds are expected to reach 55 MPH speeds in the north and be in the 40 MPH range in central Israel.
More than two dozen Jews and Arabs were arrested for drugs and arms trafficking in a second sting operation.
A blaze in Gush Etzion sent the Geva'ot forest up in flames, sending firefighting teams to the site.
In its response on Tuesday, the State noted that Rabbi Karim's responsa were prefaced with a proviso that these are not his legal rulings but rather his review of rabbinical law.