Fighting agricultural terrorism in Gush Etzion

A volunteer security patrol has been launched to fill the gaps in areas the army can’t always reach, in order to thwart future attacks.The Land Of Israel Network, 5/29/2018, 12:45 AM

Arab arsonists spark massive Gush Etzion fire

Palestinian Authority Arabs set fire to Jewish cherry orchard, steal tons of cherries.Orly Harari, 5/23/2018, 9:25 AM

'Terror is making our community like the Wild West'

Residents of Karmei Tzur in Gush Etzion demand government take action after sharp increase in terror attacks on their community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 9:48 AM

Watch: Arabs throw explosive device made out of fireworks

Arabs threw an explosive device made up of fireworks in Gush Etzion. Their vehicle had an Israeli flag on it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 4:09 AM

The fall of Gush Etzion

Ruma Falk remembers the first time she received the SOS signal as a telegraph operator in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 5:55 AM

Israelis celebrate Pesach in Gush Etzion

Thousands of Israelis visit Gush Etzion to learn about Israel's heritage, hike, and take part in activities.Reut Hadar, 4/2/2018, 2:02 PM

Interview: The challenges facing Efrat Mayor Oded Revivi

As mayor, Revivi's primary interest is Efrat, Gush Etzion, but as Yesha Council Foreign Envoy, he has much to say about the whole region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2018, 5:10 PM

Tree planting marks 3 years since murder of 'the 3 boys'

20 families who named a child 'Gil-ad' in memory of slain teen to plant trees along new Gush Etzion Promenade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2018, 11:38 AM

Remembering the Thirty-Five

35 brave idealists, many of them promising university students, marched to the aid of surrounded Gush Etzion in January 1948. They were ambushed and fought to the last man. Daniel Pinner, 1/20/2018, 11:01 PM

Watch: Breslover Hassid and PA resident share a light moment

Israeli Jew, Palestinian Authority resident enjoy dance music, spontaneous dance on Gush Etzion road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2018, 9:39 PM

'We should achieve full sovereignty soon'

JNF Chairman presents deed to land of Kfar Etzion to residents of Gush Etzion, 100 years after purchase of land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 8:17 PM

9-year-old girl injured in rock attack near Tekoa

Girl lightly injured in attack by Arab stone-throwers in Gush Etzion, as riots continue this morning.Uzi Baruch, 12/10/2017, 10:54 AM

AG okays plan to save Netiv Avot. But will it be enough?

Attorney General authorizes plan to retroactively legalize 6 houses in embattled Gush Etzion neighborhood as demolitions loom.David Rosenberg, 11/28/2017, 10:13 PM

Neighbors pitch in for Indian Jew comatose after terror attack

Member of Bnei Menashe severely injured in terror attack has wife, five children now dependent on assistance.JTA, 11/28/2017, 8:15 PM

Why won't ambassador attend Gush Etzion memorial?

Politics - or just scheduling? While media suggests US Ambassador forced to back out due to politics, embassy clarifies he was called to US.David Rosenberg, 11/22/2017, 8:08 PM

'Should we pamper those who try to kill us?'

Activist Baruch Marzel convinced that Israel 'deteriorating' after Azariya trial. 'Soldiers don't finish the job, terrorists get pampered.'Hezki Baruch, 11/21/2017, 9:27 AM

Will US Ambassador visit Gush Etzion?

US Ambassador David Friedman invited to memorial service for murdered American teen in Gush Etzion. Will he attend?David Rosenberg, 11/21/2017, 9:23 AM

'They spared the terrorist's home - but won't spare ours'

Residents of Gush Etzion town slated for demolition call on supporters to join them ahead of planned evacuation.Benny Toker, 11/20/2017, 10:29 PM

'My body feels like it was used as a punching bag'

David Ramati, who was injured in Gush Etzion attack, recalls attack in conversation with Arutz Sheva.Eliran Aharon, 11/20/2017, 3:03 AM

'We had a tough weekend'

Brother-in-law of victim seriously injured in ramming attack on Friday calls on the public to pray. 'His life is still in danger.'Hezki Baruch, 11/19/2017, 2:52 PM

'I had three seconds if I wanted to live'

Man injured Friday in terror attack tells of phone call he received on behalf of Trump, noting call from PM never came.Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2017, 11:25 AM

Terror victim still in serious condition

Victim of ramming attack is still in serious condition, unconscious and breathing with the aid of a respirator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2017, 6:53 PM

Wife of terror victim: Pray for his recovery

Ebenezer Holaring was seriously injured in Gush Etzion attack. His wife, Miriam, urges the public to pray for his recovery.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/17/2017, 8:19 PM

From Wisconsin, to Vietnam, to Israel

American-born Vietnam veteran who converted to Judaism after Six Day War survives terror attack by teenage Arab terrorist.David Rosenberg, 11/17/2017, 2:08 PM

'The terrorist smiled at me - then hit me'

70-year-old terror victim describes this morning's terror attack in Gush Etzion that left two injured - one seriously.David Rosenberg, 11/17/2017, 11:14 AM

2 injured in Gush Etzion terror attack

35-year-old seriously injured in combination ramming, stabbing attack in Gush Etzion.Elad Benari, 11/17/2017, 8:44 AM

Another rock attack: Car damaged in Gush Etzion

General increase in rock attacks in Israel has been reported with number reaching at least 25 potentially fatal attacks per day.Mordechai Sones, 11/12/2017, 1:09 PM

Preventing ramming attacks in Judea and Samaria

IDF erects concrete and metal barriers around bus stops in Etzion region to stop vehicles used in terrorist ramming attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2017, 5:56 PM

Gush Etzion hoopsters team up with New Jersey Jewish communities

Gush Etzion-based basketball team uses sports to deepen ties between US and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2017, 11:32 AM

Hassidic Rebbe instructs followers to live in Judean town

The Biale Rebbe instructs followers to live in Judean town as a way to afford a house despite soaring housing prices.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2017, 5:21 PM

Politicians blast Supreme Court ruling on Gush Etzion

Politicians from the right blast Supreme Court for ruling that Netiv Ha'avot homes must be completely demolished by March of 2018.Hezki Baruch, 10/23/2017, 12:02 AM

'Build roads and infrastructure'

Gush Etzion Council Head calls on Israeli government to improve infrastructure in Judea, Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 10/19/2017, 4:36 PM

'We have to change the system'

Head of Gush Etzion Regional Council welcomes new building permits, but says process in which construction is approved "overseas" must end.Hezki Baruch, 10/11/2017, 2:08 AM

Thousands of visitors throng Gush Etzion

Thousands of people coming from all over the world thronged Gush Etzion in recent days.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017, 1:15 AM

'The trip to Gush Etzion has just become shorter'

Ceremony unveils 'Rosemarin Interchange,' which enables drivers to traverse Jerusalem in 12 minutes.Eliran Aharon, 9/7/2017, 1:52 PM

Housing Minister: Time for Gush Etzion to expand dramatically

Kulanu minister visits Gush Etzion towns south of Jerusalem, calls Jewish settlement there 'historically, strategically, morally important.'Hezki Baruch, 9/1/2017, 1:45 PM

'If gov't isn't doing its job, someone else should take over'

Residents of threatened town say lawmakers don't understand how important their location is to Israel's security.Eliran Aharon, 8/18/2017, 3:02 PM

Jewish, Arab residents unite against Judean Desert fence

Gush Etzion residents, environmentalists, and local Arabs oppose 435 mile long fence which would cause severe environmental damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2017, 3:50 PM

Watch: Jewish driver narrowly escapes lynch mob

Dozens of Arab terrorists shut down road to Jewish drivers, Israeli man narrowly escapes lynch attempt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2017, 11:31 AM

Terrorist attempts stabbing attack in Gush Etzion

Terrorist runs towards soldiers while brandishing knife, is eliminated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2017, 3:13 PM

Three years later: Brother of murdered teen enlists in IDF

Assaf Yifrach enlists in IDF three years after older brother Eyal and two other teens were kidnapped and murdered by terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 2:36 PM

'Gush Etzion land endangered'

Head of Gush Etzion Regional Council warns PA is encouraging Arabs to encroach on Jewish towns to establish facts on the ground.Benny Tocker, 7/13/2017, 9:01 PM

'The Qalqiliya issue also applies to Gush Etzion'

Cabinet ministers receive letter from Gush Etzion regional head demanding that Arab land grabs in Gush Etzion also be taken into account.Hezki Baruch, 7/12/2017, 9:26 PM

Efforts to prevent demolition of Gush Etzion neighborhood

Jewish Home trying to prevent or at least postpone the demolition of 16 homes in the Netiv Ha'Avot neighborhood of Gush Etzion.Hezki Baruch, 7/11/2017, 12:05 AM

Terror attack in Gush Etzion

Ramming attack, attempted stabbing reported near Tekoa in eastern Gush Etzion area south of Jerusalem. Terrorist eliminated.Eliran Aharon, 7/10/2017, 8:01 PM

Ariel: It's time for sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Agriculture Minister tours Gush Etzion, calls for PM to let Jewish communities grow, build new communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2017, 4:15 PM

'It is impossible to expel us from our homeland'

Yesh Atid Chairman participates in foundation stone laying ceremony for new neighborhood in Kfar Etzion. 'Gush Etzion is Israeli consensus.'Hezki Baruch, 6/7/2017, 8:29 PM

Gush Etzion leader to ministers: Don't come visit

Gush Etzion leader says if government cannot build in Gush Etzion, they should not celebrate Judea and Samaria's liberation.Ido Ben Porat, 6/4/2017, 7:47 AM

Civil Administration plans synagogue demolition

Buildings slated for demolition in town of Bat Ayin in Gush Etzion. 'Jewish homes get destroyed while Arabs build in Area C?Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 8:27 PM

Dancing with Israeli flags - not just in Jerusalem

Gush Etzion students dance with flags, hold bike race at Gush Etzion Junction. Kindergartners march in Kiryat Moshe, Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2017, 12:58 PM

Watch: Celebrating 50 years of liberation in Judea

50 years after liberation of Judea, Land of Israel Network inaugurates its new international headquarters in east Gush Etzion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2017, 7:20 PM

One injured in car attack in Gush Etzion

A 60-year-old man was lightly injured in a car-ramming attack that occurred this afternoon in Gush Etzion. The terrorist was neutralized.Reut Hadar, 4/19/2017, 5:02 PM

'They're learning to accept those who are different'

Gush Etzion principal says mainstreamed classrooms create healthy relationships, don't place students in roles of 'giver' and 'taker.'Shimon Cohen, 3/27/2017, 8:12 AM

'Gush Etzion will remain in Israeli hands, no matter what'

At Gush Etzion conference, members renew promises to stand together, fight together, and keep Kibbutz movement alive.Ido Ben Porat, 2/19/2017, 9:35 AM

Meet Shlomo Neeman, the new Gush Etzion Regional Council Head

Arutz Sheva speaks with Shlomo Neeman, the candidate who got 46% of the vote in the Gush Etzion elections, defeating two other candidates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2017, 1:11 PM

New Gush Etzion Council head ascends Temple Mount

Newly elected Gush Etzion Regional Council head Shlomo Neeman ascends Temple Mount. 'I thank G-d for the election results.'Ido Ben-Porat, 2/15/2017, 2:52 PM

Shaked presents 5 point plan for national strength

Justice Minister presents 5 point plan for national strength, covering foreign relations and building in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2017, 9:53 PM