Sukkot - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Sukkot


The week in photos: October 7-13, 2017

Oct 14, 2017 - 3:29 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

HARVEST. Belarusians harvesting cranberries at a farm in the village of Selishche, south of Minsk on October 9, 2017. Photo by Sergel Gapon/AFP

Deadly shooting rampage puts Israel on alert ahead of holiday

Oct 11, 2016 - 9:04 AM

The shooting comes at a time of increased Jewish visitors to the flashpoint Al Aqsa mosque compound in Israeli annexed east Jerusalem for the holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Israeli security forces cordon off the site of a shooting attack near the Israeli police headquarters in mainly Palestinian east Jerusalem on October 9, 2016. Ahmad Gharabli/AFP

Clashes rock Jerusalem mosque compound as holy week ahead

Sep 28, 2015 - 12:45 AM

The Sukkot holiday is expected to lead to an increase in Jewish visitors to the Al Aqsa compound known to Jews as the Temple Mount

PREPARATION. An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man in a decorations store for the celebrations of Sukkot, the Feast of the Tabernacles, in Jerusalem on September 25, 2015. Photo by Abir Sultan/EPA

Palestinians clash with Israeli forces on 'day of rage'

Sep 19, 2015 - 10:27 AM

At Kafr Kaddum near Nablus Israeli fire wounded 3 Palestinians in their arms and legs says the Palestinian Red Crescent