Colonel's Killers Planned to Abduct his Wife

Charge sheet against Sraya Ofer's killers shows they looked for Monique Ofer, who escaped.Gil Ronen, 12/3/2013, 12:22 PM

Monique Ofer: Murderers Came With Intent to Kill, Not 'Steal'

Wife of slain IDF res. Col. Sraya Ofer denounces murderer's statements in court proceedings Monday, says they get spoiled in jail by State.Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2013, 1:29 PM

Sraya Ofer Murderers: We Regret Nothing

In trial at IDF military court, murderers recount details of terrible night, express no remorse.Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2013, 2:44 AM

Jordan Valley Head Fears Government Betrayal

Head of the Jordan Valley council losing sleep over talk of region being given to Palestinians, fears betrayal by government.Ari Yashar, 11/7/2013, 9:55 PM

Abbas: Israeli Interests in Jordan Valley 'Economic'

The PA chairman warned Israel that claims that it needs to build in Judea and Samaria because of terrorist releases will cause talks to failDalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 11/4/2013, 9:33 PM

PM Orders Construction of Security Fence in Jordan Valley

Move is part of a general effort to strengthen Israel's borders. PA officials condemn the plans.Tova Dvorin, 11/3/2013, 2:49 PM

PA Takes Issue with Israel's Demand for Security

PLO official says that Israel's demand for security for its citizens as part of a future agreement is a "hardline" position.Elad Benari, 10/30/2013, 5:42 AM

Abbas: No to Israeli Presence in the Jordan Valley

PA Chairman: Israel will be to blame if peace talks fail over its demand to keep military forces in the Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 10/23/2013, 6:16 AM

Video: Why Israel Can't Trust UN for Protection

Think tank's hard hitting video shows why maintaining an IDF presence along the Jordan is so crucial.Arutz Sheva, 10/17/2013, 9:57 PM

‘The Left is Covering Up Terror to Avoid Blame’

Jordan Valley leader angered by claims of ‘criminal motive’ in vicious slaying of Israeli man.Maayana Miskin, 10/13/2013, 1:22 PM

Victim's Widow: 'He was Cut Down by Low-Lives, Just Like That'

Monique Ofer, whose husband Sraya was brutally murdered, says "he was an amazing man who offered help, made people laugh."Gil Ronen, 10/12/2013, 7:20 PM

Jordan Valley Terror Attack: 5 Suspects Arrested

Following a sweeping search of the northern Jordan Valley, IDF forces have arrested five PA Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2013, 12:16 PM

Yesha Head: 'Peace Talks Only Bring Terror'

"Negotiations with Palestinians only lead to more terror," say Yesha Head and Housing Minister in response to brutal Jordan Valley attack.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/11/2013, 10:17 AM

Yaalon Gives Green Light to PA City in Jordan Valley

Defense Minister has given the green light to a plan to build a new Arab city which will take away 2,000 dunams of Israeli land.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2013, 1:21 AM

Official: Civil Admin 'Stealing' Jordan Valley Land for PA City

The Jordan Valley Regional Council will fight to prevent the construction of a PA city on its lands, the Council's head said David Lev, 5/28/2013, 10:47 PM

Yaalon Freezes Plans for New PA City Near Jericho

A new PA city being planned would have taken away 500 acres of Israeli land.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/15/2013, 12:31 AM

Did Likud Official Back Jordan Valley Withdrawal?

Jordan Valley leader says Likud's Hanegbi told him Israel will have to surrender the area due to US pressure. Hanegbi: "Who, me?” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/6/2012, 1:15 PM

The Plague is Spreading

Shalom Pollack, 10/22/2012, 10:25 AM

Abbas: We Won't Accept Israeli Presence in Jordan Valley

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas reiterates his determination to turn to the UN, says 'Palestinians' will never give up their rights.Elad Benari, 9/10/2012, 4:13 AM

PA Plans Wave of Lawsuits Targeting Jordan Valley Towns

Following legal victories in Migron and Beit El, the PA plans to lay claim to land under multiple Israeli towns.Maayana Miskin, 8/5/2012, 8:37 PM

IDF 'Creating Arab Village on Jewish Land'

Regional authority head accuses IDF Civil Administration of 'working to establish Palestine.'Gil Ronen, 7/9/2012, 9:00 AM

200 New Homes being Built North of Dead Sea

The Bik'at HaYarden region "is a success story" and "there hasn't been such construction in years."Gil Ronen, 6/22/2012, 2:54 PM

Explosives Found in Jordan Valley Village

Five hidden explosive charges were found. The devices were neutralized in a controlled manner.Gil Ronen, 5/8/2012, 2:24 PM

PA to Open Duty Free Shop in Jericho

Palestinian Authority planning to open a duty-free shop in Jericho, near the Allenby Bridge crossing.Elad Benari, 5/2/2012, 2:15 AM

Jordan Valley Monuments Defaced

Residents in Israel's Jordan Valley woke up to find several monuments spray painted with anti-Israel graffiti, swastikas, and PA flags.Gabe Kahn, 4/19/2012, 6:19 PM

Fayyad Ignores Israeli Sovereignty, Launches New Dam

PA Prime Minister inaugurates new PA construction project, despite the fact that it is located in an area under full Israeli control.Elad Benari, 4/17/2012, 5:13 AM

Jordan to Allow Global March to Jerusalem

Jordanian authorities confirmed they will permit a planned march in the Jordan Valley “in support of Jerusalem.”Elad Benari, 3/28/2012, 4:15 AM

Lieberman: There's No Security Without the Jordan Valley

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman: It would be impossible to ensure Israel's security without an Israeli presence in the Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 3/1/2012, 4:16 AM

Is Civil Administration Building Illegally?

The same administration that is quick to tear down illegal Jewish structures may have to tear down its own building.Gil Ronen, 1/31/2012, 1:26 PM

PM Confirms: Israel to Remain in Jordan Valley

Israel will not leave the Jordan Valley, regardless of whatever final status agreement is made with the Palestinian Authority, says the PM.Chana Ya'ar, 1/30/2012, 8:43 PM

Report: Israel Agrees to Cede Sovereignty of Jordan Valley

Maariv reports Israeli rep at talks with PA said Israel would be content with security arrangements on eastern border.Gil Ronen, 1/30/2012, 11:05 AM