Program intergrating religious Jews into police closes

The program that intends on integrating religious Jews into the police force will merge and be run in-house.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 5:17 PM

Law to block most settlement evacuations advances

'Revolutionary' bill making it harder for the High Court to order Jewish-owned homes in Judea and Samaria bulldozed advances.Tzvi Lev, 7/15/2018, 5:10 PM

Jewish evacuees demand justice

Right-wing activists and Jewish residents expelled from their homes demand government enforce law against illegal Arab construction.Eliran Aharon, 7/5/2018, 6:27 PM

'Judea and Samaria Legal Advisor conducts independent policy'

Yesha Council head in Interior Affairs Committee: 'Only now they try to put out fires; if there's no change fires will continue to burn.'Mordechai Sones, 7/2/2018, 10:38 PM

'From bitterness comes sweetness'

Yuli Edelstein visits new town for evacuees of Amona, promises that if the Regulation Law is annulled, the Overrule Clause will be enacted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2018, 9:56 AM

Was senior Yesh Din official a terrorist and convicted killer?

'For years Amona residents have said Yesh Din is anti-Zionist group that makes cynical use of Israeli Court system.'Mordechai Sones, 5/6/2018, 4:53 PM

And you shall tell your children - the vision of sovereignty

We found that many young Israelis are imbued with the ideals of sovereignty, without the "baggage" our generation carries. They don't accept the question mark over Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria. Nadia Matar and Yehudit Katsover, 3/29/2018, 8:27 AM

'Without faith we wouldn't have made it to now'

Families evacuated from Amona move into new homes in Amichai, the first new gov't-sanctioned Israeli town in Judea and Samaria in 25 years.Hezki Baruch, 3/25/2018, 10:13 PM

Passover in Amichai: 'True freedom'

Families evicted from community of Amona will move to new community on Sunday. 'Joy mixed with a tinge of sadness.'Hezki Baruch, 3/20/2018, 2:33 PM

Supreme Court freezes compensation for Amona evacuees

Judge issues interim order against compensation to residents thrown out of homes in Amona, Ofra, and Netiv Ha'avot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2018, 10:36 PM

Deri in Amichai: A great privilege

Interior Ministry visits new community being built for the evicted residents of Amona.Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2018, 4:43 AM

'The US administration is totally with us'

From hill of new town, Binyamin Council head calls to explain to US the importance of sovereignty in Judea and Samaria. 'They understand.'Eliran Aharon, 2/22/2018, 8:48 AM

Caravan-type buildings set up for Amona evacuees

Thirty-six 'caravillas' assembled today in new community for Amona evacuees. Residents expected to enter homes in about three weeks.Mordechai Sones, 2/21/2018, 11:37 AM

Amona residents waiting for Supreme Court judge

Construction of Amichai, new town for Amona expellees, being delayed pending ruling on appeal to Supreme Court.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/26/2018, 8:25 PM

Arab outpost was built on privately owned Jewish land

First petition against Arab construction on Jewish property since destruction of Amona scores important victory.Gary Willig, 12/13/2017, 4:00 PM

3 youths indicted for attempting to halt Amona evacuation

Youths charged with entering 'closed military area' and attempting to obstruct Amona demolition.Orli Harari, 11/19/2017, 10:35 AM

PA Arabs lobby Supreme Court to block new Jewish town

PArab petitioners looking to prevent establishment of new town in Samaria to house now-homeless former residents of Amona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 4:00 PM

'There is no funding for settlements' security'

Defense Minister says no budget currently exists for necessary security plans, but says solution will be found.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2017, 4:52 PM

Urban zoning plan approved for Migron

Migron HQ welcomes decision but expects PM to implement it in reality: 'Talk and promises are over.'Mordechai Sones, 10/18/2017, 12:18 PM

Final approval for first new Samaria town in over two decades

New town for evicted Amona residents receives government approval, becomes first new town in over two decades.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2017, 11:24 AM

'Amona families will fall apart without permanent homes'

Social services finds that majority of Amona residents are undergoing professional help, suffer from PTSD.Tzvi Lev, 9/13/2017, 10:25 PM

Construction of new Samaria town resumes

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri announces work on first new Samaria town in 25 years to be renewed Monday morning.Ido Ben Porat, 9/10/2017, 8:12 PM

Cabinet approves budget for first new Samaria town in 25 years

Government gives green light to transfer to Interior Ministry funds needed for infrastructure of Amona evictees' replacement community.Hezki Baruch, 9/3/2017, 12:28 PM

Cabinet to give green light for new Binyamin region community

Netanyahu to submit proposal allowing the continuation of construction of community for Amona expellees.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/1/2017, 8:29 PM

'If construction is delayed - the residents will go to Amichai'

Amona expellees, frustrated with the delay in building their new community, say they will move in before the holidays.Hezki Baruch, 8/29/2017, 4:37 AM

'This is destroying the future of Israeli agriculture'

Arson and other acts of destruction against Jewish-owned farms. Farmers say they are sure these stem from nationalist motives.Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2017, 6:11 PM

Waiting for Netanyahu: Work halted on town for Amona evacuees

Work on new town of Amichai for families expelled from Amona stops as funds dry up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2017, 9:11 PM

Amona residents recite kinot on the ruins of the town

Residents of the town of Amona gather near the ruins of the community on the eve of Tisha B'Av.Benny Tocker, 8/1/2017, 5:12 AM

Work halted on new town for Amona evictees

Construction halted after State fails to transfer required budget. PM orders immediate resumption of work.Uzi Baruch, 7/25/2017, 2:57 PM

Watch: Aerial view of new community for Amona expellees

Groundwork which began last week for new town of 'Amichai' in Samaria continues with full steam ahead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 5:17 PM

Leftists sue to block construction of Amona replacement town

Just days after construction of Amichai began in Samaria, left-wing NGO goes to court to block new town's establishment.David Rosenberg, 6/22/2017, 3:44 PM

Bennett: We fought for the residents of Amona

Education Minister says those hurt by expulsions can 'choose to sink into despair, or to choose life.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2017, 4:20 PM

Amona residents: 'Don't let this success become a farce'

Former residents of Amona express cautious optimism as work begins on replacement town for them in Shiloh Valley in Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 6/20/2017, 2:24 PM

Amona youth: We will rise again!

The IDF command surely has better things to do than destroy the makeshift club Amona youngsters built where their homes once stood. But no. Shannon Nuszen, 6/19/2017, 11:21 AM

Construction of new Samaria town to begin right away

Civil Administration approves construction of town for residents of Amona.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 6/8/2017, 5:06 AM

New town in Samaria authorized by Civil Administration

Amichai, planned for expelled Amona residents in Shilo area, passes major bureaucratic hurdle.Hezki Baruch, 6/6/2017, 2:12 PM

Amona youth build - and the IDF destroys

IDF demolishes structure built by former young residents of Amona in ruins of their home town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 8:23 PM

Migron's expellees send message to Amona's expellees

Migron expellees warn Amona expellees not to trust PM Netanyahu since 'he doesn't keep promises very quickly.'Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 6/4/2017, 1:30 PM

Civil administration approves jurisdiction of new town for Amona

Amona residents not satisfied, demand practical steps towards establishing the town be taken.Tal Polon, 5/28/2017, 1:19 PM

Amona resident sues police for 70,000 NIS

Amona resident sues police for sexual assault during February expulsion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 11:57 AM

New town in Samaria for Amona residents gets new name

Amona residents speak with Defense Ministry, decide to name new town 'Amihai.'Hezki Baruch, 5/22/2017, 8:30 AM

'Amona evacuees living in shocking conditions'

Chief Rabbi discusses his visit with former residents of Amona, says the overcrowding is 'unimaginable.'Hezki Baruch, 5/21/2017, 10:54 PM

Livni: Maale Adumim is held hostage by Amona

Herzog and Livni visit Maale Adumim. Livni: 'We need to set priorities: Blocs - yes, isolated settlements - no.'Hezki Baruch, 5/18/2017, 12:09 PM

Amona residents: Netanyahu promised us a new town soon

Likud faction meets to discuss how to speed up process of building new town for Amona expellees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2017, 1:52 PM

Deputy FM: Build new town in Samaria immediately

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely meets women of Amona who currently still live in school dormitory after being evicted in February.Hezki Baruch, 5/8/2017, 2:18 PM

'We don't want to be Gush Katif 2'

Amona resident Tamar Nizri describes the difficulty of living in a youth hostel. 'There's no privacy, we're trying to maintain normalcy.'Benny Tocker, 5/4/2017, 9:14 AM

'We're losing our families'

Women of Amona appeal to PM Netanyahu to finally fulfill pledge to construct new town for them so they can end their state of homelessness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2017, 10:35 PM

Amona residents: The promises are disappearing into oblivion

Amona residents call on Jewish Home ministers to exert pressure on PM to enable a start building the community he promised them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 2:48 PM

'Netanyahu will not build any new settlements'

Hevron activist says PM will find excuses not to build new town approved by Cabinet for Amona residents. 'PM is persecuting settlers.'Eliran Aharon, 4/2/2017, 7:53 PM

'We'll know what the Cabinet decided when we see what they do'

YESHA Council member says Cabinet ended building freeze but limited permissible building.Hezki Baruch, 4/2/2017, 2:17 PM

Jordan condemns decision to build new Jewish town

Jordanian government condemns Israel's decision to build while fanning flames of terror and extremism.Dalit Halevi, 4/1/2017, 11:35 PM

UN 'disappointed and alarmed' by approval of new town

UN says government decision to establish new town for former residents of Amona 'threatens peace and undermines the two-state solution.'Tal Polon, 3/31/2017, 11:25 AM

Trump accepts new Jewish town

Trump Administration gives ok to new town for Amona residents on grounds that PM Netanyahu made promise to residents prior to meeting Trump.Gary Willig, 3/31/2017, 10:02 AM

PA and Peace Now condemn new town for Amona residents

Palestinian officials and radical leftists condemn security cabinet's unanimous approval of new town for former residents of Amona.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 3/31/2017, 9:32 AM

Amona residents welcome new community

Amona residents praise Netanyahu for withstanding pressure, approving new community in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2017, 11:23 PM

Cabinet approves establishment of new Jewish town in Samaria

Security Cabinet votes unanimously to approve construction of replacement town in Samaria for Amona evictees.David Rosenberg, 3/30/2017, 10:48 PM

Netanyahu: I will keep my promise to Amona residents

PM relates to obligation to rebuild Amona, as March 31 deadline approaches. Tonight, cabinet convenes to discuss future building in Yesha.Uzi Baruch, 3/30/2017, 1:51 PM