Illegal Arab Construction

'Demolish EU-funded illegal Arab settlements'

After Netanyahu orders to suspend diplomatic contact with EU, NGO calls to go a step further and stop rampant EU breach of law.Ari Yashar, 11/30/2015, 11:06 AM

Why doesn't Israel stop illegal Arab construction?

Knesset subcommittee debates problem of EU funding PA land grab on Israeli-controlled land - why is there no enforcement?Hezki Baruch, 11/24/2015, 4:59 PM

Israel Tells EU: Stop Funding Illegal Arab Settlements

Israel has appealed to the European Union to stop funding illegal Palestinian settlements in Area C of Judea and Samaria.Yaakov Levi, 8/13/2015, 11:41 AM

Arab Parties Threaten 'Unrest' Over Bedouin Land Plan

For the second time, the government is dropping – at least temporarily – a law that would regulate illegal settlement by Negev Bedouin.Moshe Cohen, 7/12/2015, 3:58 PM

Barkat Creates a 'New Arab Neighborhood' in Jerusalem

Councilman King reports plan for 10,000 Arab housing units passes, as Barkat hikes building permits 50% in 2 years; Arab majority by 2030?Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 11:03 PM

Watch: Illegal EU Structure Demolished in Jerusalem

Jerusalem police finally cracking down on illegal EU and Arab building Tuesday, demolishing structure built unlawfully near Mt. Scopus.Tova Dvorin, 3/11/2015, 8:25 AM

IDF Demolishes Illegal Arab Buildings Near Maale Adumim

Central Command cracking down on illegal buildings to make way for 88 new units for Israelis in the Jerusalem suburb.Tova Dvorin, 3/8/2015, 11:52 AM

EU Accused of 'Colonialism' for Funding Illegal Arab Settlements

NGO says European Union policy of meddling in Israel's internal affairs a form of colonialism, as EU slammed for double standards.Ari Soffer, 2/11/2015, 6:22 PM

Illegal Arab Center Demolished in Samaria

Illegal commercial center destroyed after Arab owner holds court orders in contempt; 'Arabs not above law.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 2/11/2015, 10:53 AM

Report Exposes EU Illegal Settlement in Judea and Samaria

Regavim details how EU breaches Oslo by conducting widespread illegal building in Israeli-controlled area to create de facto 'Palestine.'Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/7/2015, 10:07 PM

2014: Arabs Built 550 Illegal Structures in Area C Alone

Knesset committee is told that Arab illegal construction is 16 times that of Jews, per person.Gil Ronen, 12/7/2014, 10:32 PM

Report: Waqf Building Illegally on Temple Mount - Again

Jordanian Waqf assembles generator on the Mount without permits, architect reveals in special Arutz Sheva interview.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2014, 4:21 PM

Jerusalem Passes Landmark Arab Building Project

Hareidi parties leave hall letting project giving contiguous Arab control over eastern Jerusalem pass, threatening capital's demography.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 9/18/2014, 10:21 PM

State Turns Blind Eye on Illegal Arab Outpost

Regavim criticizes Ya'alon after announcement in Supreme Court that mass illegal building outside Maaleh Adumim won't be touched.Ari Yashar, 2/27/2014, 5:03 PM

Expert Warns: ‘Illegal Building’ is Coordinated Takeover

Arab construction on Israeli state land is part of a deliberate takeover with orders from above, Civil Administration official warns.Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 7:32 PM

Charge: ‘Protection of Nature’ Group Focused on Jewish ‘Threat’

The Society for the Protection of Nature is accused of focusing on Jewish ‘threats’ while ignoring or compromising on Arab building.Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2013, 12:01 PM

IDF Foils Yet Another Arab Outpost Bid

IDF troops who were deployed in advance to a place where a new Arab outpost was being set up were able to foil its establishment.Elad Benari, 2/10/2013, 3:56 AM

PA Arabs Re-enter Illegal Outpost

Dozens of PA Arabs re-enter a demolished outpost in Beit Iksa, near Jerusalem, several days after it was demolished.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/25/2013, 10:38 PM

Civil Administration Orders Eviction of Latest Arab Outpost

Civil Administration issues eviction orders for a new illegal outpost established by Palestinian Authority Arabs over the weekend.Elad Benari, 1/21/2013, 5:12 AM

Arab Campaign in Europe Calls for 'Palestinian Spring'

Arab group launches a new media campaign in Europe, calling on Arabs to establish more illegal outposts in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 1/21/2013, 3:17 AM

Arabs Plan More Tents in New Illegal Outpost

The PA Arabs who set up an illegal outpost north of Jerusalem do not intend to back down, say they will erect more tents.Elad Benari, 1/20/2013, 5:44 AM

Ariel: Bibi Letting Arabs ‘Steal’ Jerusalem

MK: Illegal Arab construction is taking over half of historic Jerusalem; PM does nothing to stop it.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 4:46 PM

Illegal Arab Occupation and Unhindered Arab Building

MK Arieh Eldad discusses the phenomenon of Arab and Bedouin construction without building permits or zoning approval.Walter Bingham & INR Staff, 8/20/2012, 6:57 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

Regavim Welcomes Injunction Against Illegal Arab Construction

Attorney Amir Fisher welcomes court decision to accept the petition against illegal Arab construction in Susya.Elad Benari, 6/14/2012, 2:14 AM

Court Orders Demolition of Illegal Arab Buildings

Supreme Court issues injunctions against 52 illegal structures in Arab Susya, following a petition by the Regavim organization.Elad Benari, 6/13/2012, 6:12 AM

Why is There No Enforcement Against Illegal Arab Construction?

Jerusalem council member to Likud Ministers: Act decisively against illegal Arab construction in east Jerusalem as you do in Beit El.Elad Benari, 6/6/2012, 6:42 AM

Arab Outposts Seek to Take Over State Land in Judea and Samaria

Dozens of new “outposts” have been cropping up throughout Judea and Samaria in recent months, established by Arabs to take over state landDavid Lev, 5/10/2012, 10:38 AM

Regavim Petitions Against Illegal Arab Outpost

Regavim files a petition with the Supreme Court against an illegal Arab outpost being built in Susya on state land.Elad Benari, 4/4/2012, 6:15 AM

Prosecutors to Probe Land-Use Enforcement in Jerusalem

Intense pressure from nationalist lawmakers and activists for the government to exercise sovereignty in all of Jerusalem may be paying off.Gabe Kahn., 2/29/2012, 7:37 PM

Rampant Arab Building on JNF Lands

Over 700 illegal Arab housing units have been built on JNF lands in just two years, says Aryeh King of the Israel Land Fund.A7 Staff, 2/21/2012, 7:00 PM

Bill: Ask Social Worker before Evicting Bedouins

The government appears intent on passing a law that would give privileges to Bedouins facing eviction.Gil Ronen, 2/1/2012, 8:39 PM

State Failing to Enforce Law in Eastern Jerusalem

The Knesset will hold a special hearing on Tuesday on the refusal by authorities to enforce Israeli law in eastern Jerusalem.Gabe Kahn., 1/9/2012, 10:17 PM

Illegal Arab Homes Demolished in Silwan, Beit Hanina

In a rare move, Israeli authorities destroyed two illegal structures built by Arabs in Jerusalem.Gabe Kahn., 12/5/2011, 10:32 PM

Report: Illegal Mosque Under Construction on Mount of Olives

Police and Jerusalem Municipal authorities have turned a blind eye to the rapid illegal construction of a mosque on the Mount of Olives.Gabe Kahn., 11/21/2011, 7:45 PM