Major terror attacks in Israel leave three dead, more than a dozen injured

By Rosa Doherty, October 13, 2015

● Two killed and at least 16 wounded in Jerusalem bus attack in Armon Hanatziv, in a combined shooting and stabbing attack by two terrorists

● One man killed and several — two or three — wounded on Malchei Yisrael Street in Jerusalem, in car ramming attack

● One person seriously wounded and two injured in Ra’anana stabbing


Israel supporters set to face counter-protest from pro-Palestinians at London rally

By Josh Jackman, October 12, 2015

Israel supporters planning a rally outside the Palestinian mission in London will be faced by a counter-protest from pro-Palestinians.

Groups including the Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Jews for Justice for Palestinians, Jews for Boycotting Israeli Goods and the Jewish Socialist Group say they will be present outside the venue on Tuesday evening.


Israeli teenager injured in stab attack as violence continues

By Rosa Doherty, October 12, 2015

A teenager was the latest Israeli to be stabbed as violent attacks continued across the country.

The victim, thought to be aged 13, was knifed in the Pisgat Ze'ev neighbourhood of Jerusalem while riding his bike. He is said to be in a serious condition.

A second man, aged 20, was also stabbed during the incident at around 3pm local time.


Communal groups unite for protest outside Palestinian mission over Israel violence

By Josh Jackman, October 12, 2015

Communal organisations including the Board of Deputies and the Zionist Federation (ZF) are planning a rally outside the Palestinian embassy to protest against the surge in violence in Israel.


Terrorists killed after latest attacks in Jerusalem

By JC Reporter, October 12, 2015

A terrorist has been killed in Jerusalem’s Old City after he attempted to stab an Israeli police office.

The incident on Monday morning followed a weekend of spiralling violence across Israel and the Palestinian territories.

The attack, near the Lion’s Gate entrance to the city, took place after the man approached the area and was asked by police to take his hands out of his pockets.


Protest planned outside Palestinian mission after terror in Israel

By Josh Jackman, October 9, 2015

Communal organisations in the UK are planning a protest outside the Palestinian mission following the recent violence in Israel.

The Board of Deputies, Zionist Federation, Sussex Friends of Israel, We Believe In Israel and Israel Advocacy Movement are organising a vigil to commemorate the victims, where they will also call on the Palestinian Authority to condemn attacks on Israelis.


Five pro-Palestinian activists demonstrate outside Israeli-owned Sabon store in London

By Naomi Firsht, October 9, 2015

A small group of pro-Palestinians activists have mounted a protest outside an Israeli cosmetics shop in central London.

Five protesters from London Palestine Action, holding placards and wearing boiler suits, stood outside Sabon in Covent Garden and chanted at passers-by for around an hour.


Vigil planned in London for Israeli victims of terror attacks

By Josh Jackman, October 8, 2015

Grassroots groups will come together for a candlelight vigil to honour victims of the recent spate of terror attacks in Israel.

The event on Sunday will be held outside the Israeli embassy in London, with attendees encouraged to bring yahrzeit candles and signs reading “#AmYisraelChai” in support of Israel.


Philip Hammond mocks Jeremy Corbyn over Israel speech

By Marcus Dysch, October 7, 2015

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has moved to reassure supporters of Israel of the government’s “unshakeable commitment" to the country.


Complaint lodged over 'inexcusable' BBC headlines

By Josh Jackman, October 4, 2015

A formal complaint has been entered with the BBC over its coverage of the terrorist attack in Jerusalem on Saturday, according to the Israeli embassy.

Two men were killed and a woman and two-year-old toddler from the same ultra-Orthodox family were wounded during the incident in the Old City, for which terrorist group Islamic Jihad has taken credit.