Amona residents skeptical about PM's commitment to them

Amona residents welcome statements that PM would not renege on promise to establish new town, say they'd had enough disappointments.Ido Ben Porat, Monday, 9:12 PM

'PM will not renege on Amona commitment'

Officials in Prime Minister's office declare Monday no intention to renege on commitment given to Amona residents.Ido Ben Porat, Monday, 6:21 PM

Ofra residents to court: Seal off our homes, don't destroy them

Residents of neighborhood slated for demolition say Regulation Law could normalize their homes, asks they be sealed, not destroyed.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 2:31 PM

'We might not be able to keep our promises on Amona'

Netanyahu confidant says Prime Minister knows he may not be able to keep promises to Amona residents, construct new town in Samaria.Nitsan Keidar, Monday, 7:56 AM

Amona residents protest outside government offices

Amona residents hold protest in Jerusalem, ministers promise to push Netanyahu to keep promise to build new town.Hezki Baruch, Sunday, 11:15 AM

Amona: We live in substandard conditions

Amona residents say current living conditions are substandard, demand government provide answers.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 8:59 PM

Netanyahu: 'We have a joint mechanism' on construction

Returning from Washington, Netanyahu refuses to address report that he's backing down from new community to replace Amona.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/17/2017, 9:37 PM

Bennett to Netanyahu: You have to keep your promises

Prime Minister reportedly 'reconsidering' agreement to build new town for Amona expellees after meeting with Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2017, 11:43 AM

Amona residents to government: Keep your promises

Amona residents protest government violation of agreement, insist government keep promise to build new town.Hezki Baruch, 2/12/2017, 12:38 PM

The 'good people' and the Jews

By ceaselessly delegitimizing, boycotting, criticizing Israel, the “good people” are justifying an additional step, one in which Israel will disappear. Giulio Meotti, 2/10/2017, 11:47 AM

Amona residents push for new town in Samaria

Former Amona residents set up protest tent outside Knesset demanding government fulfill obligations to build alternative town.Yoel Domb, 2/9/2017, 2:57 PM

Bulldozers begin demolishing Amona

Government begins to demolish Amona homes after residents forcefully evicted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 1:05 PM

Shaked: Regulation Law will be passed today

Justice Minister affirms Regulation Law will be voted on and passed Monday.Hezki Baruch, 2/6/2017, 1:01 PM

Regulation Law likely to pass on Monday

Despite effort by Netanyahu to delay vote, Regulation Law appears poised to be passed by full Knesset on Monday.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2017, 8:32 AM

'Supreme Court has mercy on Bedouin, but not on Jews'

Supreme Court criticized for allowing demolition of Bedouin homes to be delayed until outpost is regulated after refusing to do so for AmonaArutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 6:05 PM

Thousands rally in Ofra to protest planned evacuation

After Supreme Court delays evacuation of Ofra neighborhood by one month, thousands gather to demand normalization of threatened homes.Eliran Aharon, 2/5/2017, 5:18 PM

'Amona evictions caused by foreign-funded organizaion'

Leader of campaign to save Amona decries 'injustice' of Supreme Court ruling and influence of foreign-funded NGO, condemns violence.Shimon Cohen, 2/5/2017, 5:03 PM

Bennett rejects Netanyahu's request to delay Regulation Law vote

Jewish Home leader refuses PM's request to push off Regulation Law vote until after his trip to visit UK Prime Minister Theresa May.David Rosenberg, 2/5/2017, 4:48 PM

Destruction of Ofra homes delayed by month

Supreme Court refuses to delay Ofra demolition by three months, grants one-month delay.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 2/5/2017, 1:27 PM

Legal aid organization: Expulsion executed illegally

Honenu attorney contacts OC Central Command, claims warrant ordering Amona expulsion not in force.Yedidya Ben-Or, 2/5/2017, 11:12 AM

Israeli Arabs and Jews protest house demolitions

Arabs, leftist Jews protest demolition of illegal Arab buildings.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2017, 10:43 PM

Reporter covering Amona finds own children protesting expulsion

'I found myself broadcasting from Amona and seeing my children - and I can't hold back my tears'Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2017, 10:36 PM

Likud MK slams Bennett, Netanyahu

Oren Hazan slams Education Minister, Prime Minister, Defense Minister, says they're leftists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2017, 10:09 PM

Israel activists send gifts to Amona residents

Activists from around the world show support for residents of Amona by gifting packages of goods made in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2017, 9:59 PM

Justice Minister: We did everything we could

Shaked responds to criticism, says Jewish Home did all they could, calls current law 'anti-Semitic.'Uzi Baruch, 2/4/2017, 8:40 PM

Amona families return to pack belongings

Volunteers from the Binyamin Regional Council arrived Friday to Amona to help those evicted pack the contents of their homes.Eliran Aharon, 2/3/2017, 12:57 PM

'Police beat protesters mercilessly'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir, present at the Amona eviction, says that youth who protested are being unfairly demonized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2017, 7:53 AM

'Amona wouldn't have been destroyed on my watch'

Former Interior Minister Eli Yishai says that had he been part of the coalition, he would have prevented the demolition of Amona.Benny Tocker, 2/3/2017, 3:07 AM

'Construction boom for Judea and Samaria'

Housing Minister Yoav Galant confirms over 2,000 housing units for marketing in Judea and Samaria, says State had to obey court on Amona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 10:23 PM

Watch: Policeman hurls chair at Amona protesters

A police officer was filmed throwing a chair at protesters during Amona eviction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 9:38 PM

Amona residents may not have to move far

Location considered for new town for Amona residents just a few kilometers away from their old homes.Gary Willig, 2/2/2017, 9:13 PM

Watch: Insider's view of the evacuation of the Amona synagogue

Get a firsthand perspective of today's clashes between demonstrators, police during the evacuation of the synagogue in Amona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 7:44 PM

Opinion: Amona and the Zionist ethos

Amona’s resistance was a call for a return to the ideals upon which the State of Israel was founded and a call for real democracy.Dr. Moshe Dann, 2/2/2017, 6:47 PM

Watch: Evacuation of Amona synagogue - from a bird's eye view

Security forces remove demonstrators from Amona synagogue during evacuation of the town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 6:26 PM

The aftermath of the Amona evacuation

Dozens of civilians and policemen injured during Amona evacuation. Expelled families have no alternative housing.Gary Willig, 2/2/2017, 5:14 PM

A heartfelt letter from Amona

'It's okay to cry, it's okay to sleep, okay to lock yourself in your room, it is okay to pray.'Assaf Yafin, 2/2/2017, 4:55 PM

Honenu: Expulsion carried out illegally

Honenu legal organization says Amona expulsion carried out in illegal manner, forces required to wait until February 8.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 4:09 PM

Jewish Home MK: Misbehavior of few spoils struggle

Bezalel Smotrich criticizes conduct of some in Amona synagogue, says harming police a red line.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 2/2/2017, 3:49 PM

Prime Minister pledges to build new town for Amona evacuees

Netanyahu calls Amona expulsion 'painful' necessity in 'law-abiding state', promises to build new town for evacuees.Yoni Kempinski, 2/2/2017, 3:38 PM

Ze'ev Elkin: Let's be honest and admit we failed

Minister Elkin tells Amona residents: 'Without your determination we would not have achieved the Regulation Law.'Benny Toker, 2/2/2017, 3:27 PM

Amona synagogue evacuation completed

After difficult struggle, police complete Amona synagogue expulsion.Yoni Kempinski, 2/2/2017, 3:19 PM

Erdan: Those barricaded in synagogue - hooligans

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan condemns those barricaded in Amona synagogue, 'I expect police to act decisively to remove them.'Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/2/2017, 2:51 PM

Watch: Violent confrontations in Amona Synagogue

Violent confrontations taking place in Amona synagogue as police expel barricaded youth.Yoni Kempinski, 2/2/2017, 2:30 PM

'They treated us like animals, it was appalling'

Uriel Greenblatt barricaded in house of Amona Rabbi Yair Frank describes brutal eviction to Arutz Sheva.Benny Toker, 2/2/2017, 12:56 PM

'Punches in the eye and knees to the teeth'

Evacuee from Nizri home reports extreme police violence during evacuation. 'Complaints about police brutality continue to flow in.'Ido ben-Porat, 2/2/2017, 12:47 PM

'The Eternal People do not fear a winding road': Amona belongs to G-d

The Messiah's donkey sometimes stumbles over rocks on the long road to Redemption, but he continues on. Barouch Levy, 2/2/2017, 11:07 AM

3000 Policemen to evacuate 200 activists

Police Foreign Press spokesman Superintendent Micky Rosenfeld updates Arutz Sheva on events at Amona.Yoni Kempinski, 2/2/2017, 9:56 AM

Aryeh Eldad: 'Rotten Policeman' award to Erdan and Liberman

Former National Union member Aryeh Eldad lashes out at Liberman and Erdan for acting like 'clerks who fulfill instructions'.Yoel Domb, 2/2/2017, 9:03 AM

Final Amona home evacuated

Security forces evacuate the residents of the last house in Amona. Synagogue expected to be evacuated in the morning.Gary Willig, 2/2/2017, 2:22 AM

'Infidelity to Land of Israel will bring down government'

Daniella Weiss estimates Amona evacuation and Ofra house demolition will cause elections. 'Whoever betrays Eretz Yisrael falls from power.'Benny Toker, 2/2/2017, 1:15 AM

PM sets up committee to establish new town for Amona residents

PM looks to establish new town for residents as they are expelled fr their homes and the Supreme Court kills alternative housing plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2017, 8:48 PM

Commander of Gaza expulsion: The Left is deluding people

General(Res.) Gershon Hacohen, who commanded 'Disengagement,' says left is irresponsible and deluding people regarding Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2017, 7:17 PM

'The hardest thing is removing kids from where they grew up'

MK Shuli Mualem-Rafaeli speaks of the tragedy of expelling children from the homes in which they were born in Amona.Shimon Cohen, 2/1/2017, 5:50 PM

Amona evacuation to continue after dark

Police state eviction of families from Amona to continue after dark despite falling temperatures.Gary Willig, 2/1/2017, 5:13 PM

Watch: Amona residents evicted from their homes

Residents of Amona and supporters are being carried from their homes to the buses as Israeli forces carry out eviction of community.Gary Willig, 2/1/2017, 4:19 PM

'Israel's enemies are celebrating'

Samaria Regional Council Head Yossi Dagan in Amona calls on PM to end the humiliation: 'Israel's enemies celebrate the evacuation.'Benny Tucker, 2/1/2017, 3:54 PM

Liberman orders: Destroy Amona agricultural land

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman instructs security forces to uproot agricultural areas adjacent to Amona.Uzi Baruch, 2/1/2017, 3:24 PM