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Jerusalem: Ultra-Orthodox protest against IDF enlistment renewed

Hundreds gathered in central Jerusalem on Sunday to protest the jail sentence of 11 Haredi men who refused to arrive at the IDF enlistment...

Israeli government coalition meeting canceled due to Sabbath crisis

After Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman resigned and Shas Party Chairman Aryeh Deri boycotted the coalition meeting, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is attempting...

Anti-draft protests: Radical ultra-Orthodox demonstrators and Israel Police officers injured during clashes

The radical ultra-Orthodox Yerushalmi faction’s protests against drafting yeshiva students into the IDF continued today, when clashes between rioters and ultra-Orthodox Jews against these...

Watch: Haredi protesters confront police

After 11 Haredi draft-dodgers were sentenced to prison by the military court, protests renewed as thousands of Haredi demonstrators blocked central intersections and confronted...

Peace Index: Israelis trust IDF, aren’t satisfied with treatment of soldiers

Today, the monthly Peace Index revealed that the Israeli public places a higher emphasis on internal peace than peace with the Palestinians. The survey...

Prominent Haredi rabbi compares IDF recruitment to Holocaust

While meeting with the parents of draft-dodgers who were arrested by the IDF, a senior Haredi rabbi praised the anti-draft protests and even compared...

Fans of Jerusalem’s Beitar soccer team filmed throwing rocks at ultra-Orthodox demonstrators

During a Haredi protest, young fans of Jerusalem's Beitar soccer team were filmed throwing stones at a group of demonstrators blocking the road. Israel...

Haredi demonstrations continue in Jerusalem, main city junctions blocked

Ten people were arrested during another day of Haredi demonstrations in Jerusalem. Protesters blocked major traffic junctions at Jerusalem’s entrance and in various other...

Police investigate Israeli policewoman who assaulted Haredi protester

Following last week’s Haredi protests against IDF recruitment, an Israeli policewoman was arrested after footage of her kicking a protester was released. Dozens of...

Israel Police: Haredim looking to use videos of police violence to collect donations

As Haredim continue to block major traffic junctions in Jerusalem in protest of the arrest of two draft dodgers, the Israel Police have made...