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'Arabs are building like crazy'

Land buying expert laments Israeli government 'cowardice' in refusing to stand up for Amona.Benny Toker, 8/8/2016, 3:57 PM

Shaked: We're considering relocating Amona

Justice Minister toured Hevron area Monday, pledged to attend memorial for fallen IDF soldier, discussed plans for embattled town of Amona.Eliran Aharon, 8/8/2016, 2:09 PM

Amona is a test case for Israeli democracy  

As a matter of procedure, Israel's High Court of Justice does not examine or evaluate evidence and does not decide issues of land ownership. They rely on what government offices tell them.Dr. Moshe Dann, 8/8/2016, 1:56 PM

'National responsibility to not repeat Gush Katif'

While commemorating 11 years since the expulsion of Gush Katif, Uri Ariel is concerned that history will repeat itself - through Amona.Hezki Baruch, 8/8/2016, 1:06 PM

Attorney General discusses Amona relocation plan

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit says there is no legal impediment from examining proposal to relocate Amona to adjacent lands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2016, 12:03 AM

Plan to evacuate Amona formalized

A new proposal outlining the evacuation of the residents of Amona awaits the approval of the Attorney General.Reut Hadar, 8/2/2016, 9:56 AM

'Uprooting Amona rewards radical left-wing groups'

MK Shuli Mualem regarding Amona: Uprooting citizens is not the solution.Ido ben Porat and Tal Polon, 7/31/2016, 7:03 PM

'Relocation is just another word for expulsion'

Residents of Samarian town refuse offers for relocation, call for political solution to legalize community where it stands.Benny Toker, 7/31/2016, 5:58 PM

Land to 'replace' Amona approved for building

Area in Binyamin region prepared for building of 'replacement' housing for Amona residents, who vow not to comply with any such schemes.Ido Ben Porat, 7/31/2016, 8:56 AM

Knesset Chairman tours Amona

Yuli Edelstein: "As long as the basic premise is destruction, nothing good will come out of it, not for Jews and not for Arabs."Eliran Aharon, 7/28/2016, 8:11 PM

Elkin: We will help Amona, one way or another

MK Zeev Elkin addresses steps being taken to help Amona.Ido ben Porat, 7/27/2016, 9:52 PM

Battle to save Amona: Waiting on Attorney-General

Debate on proposed legislation to save Amona postponed as A-G Avichai Mandelblit asks for time to come up with better resolution.Nitsan Kedar, 7/27/2016, 2:16 PM

'We also need to promote legislation on Amona'

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel welcomes plans to save Amona, but says legislation on the issue is required as well.Hezki Baruch, 7/26/2016, 2:15 AM

'The threat to Amona is receding'

Minister Gila Gamliel speaks about continuing efforts to avert demolition, including readiness to ram through legislation if necessary.Shimon Cohen, 7/25/2016, 4:53 PM

Progress in battle to save Amona

Coalition party heads discuss possibility of delaying demolition of Amona homes until new adjacent residences are available.Ido Ben Porat, 7/24/2016, 4:57 PM

Steinitz's plan to save Amona

Minister Yuval Steinitz speaks about his plan to save Amona from demolition, and plans to solve water crisis in northern Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2016, 2:47 PM

'How can you evacuate an entire community?'

Government Minister asks Knesset members why Amona community that stands to be evacuated is any different from other places in IsraelUzi Baruch, 7/18/2016, 10:14 PM

AG reveals plan to save Amona

In a meeting with coalition leaders, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit proposes plan to save embattled Amona - and legalize it.Rachel Kaplan, 7/18/2016, 11:04 AM

Committee won't vote on bill to recognize Amona

Prime Minister Netanyahu instructs Ministerial Committee for Legislation not to discuss bill to solve Amona crisis.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 7/17/2016, 4:08 PM

Multiple Knesset efforts to save Amona

Knesset committee to discuss two bills for preventing destruction of Amona. Liberman also trying to save community with law from 1950.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/15/2016, 1:57 PM

MK Smotrich: If Amona falls, so will the coalition

MK Bezalel Smotrich took the Knesset podium today with a warning: the destruction of the town Amona will dissolve the coalition.Rachel Kaplan, 7/11/2016, 10:27 PM

Amona residents: The ball is in Netanyahu's court

Residents of Amona acknowledge their fate lies in the hands of the Prime Minister, who must pass legislation legalizing the community.Ido Ben Porat, 7/8/2016, 5:14 AM

Ministers demand government recognize Amona

Several ministers, MKs join Amona residents' protest tent in front of Prime Minister's office, declaring 'Amona won't fall again'.Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2016, 9:33 PM

'We fought Sharon, if need be we can fight Bibi'

Likud minister visits Amona protest tent, promises to fight for embattled town. 'We made a mistake in Gush Katif, we cannot repeat it.'Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2016, 7:29 PM

Steinitz in Amona: 'I'll work to avert tragedy'

Infrastructure Minister Yuval Steinitz visits Amona; 'It's unthinkable to simply evacuate entire towns for judicial reasons'.Eliran Aharon, 6/28/2016, 2:16 PM

Likud Minister: Amona must not be destroyed

Minister of Jerusalem Affairs 'expects Defense and Justice ministers to push their ministries to do everything they can to protect Amona'.Shimon Cohen, 6/28/2016, 11:54 AM

Solution for Amona found?

Nationalist MKs looking into use of absentee property laws to prevent demolition of Samarian community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2016, 9:10 PM

'The days of uprooting communities are over'

Minister Uri Ariel and members of Tekuma visit Amona, vow that it will not be demolished.Eliran Aharon, 6/23/2016, 3:16 AM

'A right-wing government will not destroy Amona'

'There are solutions for Amona', says Bennett. 'A right-wing government will not be responsible for destroying a Jewish town.'Uzi Baruch, 6/22/2016, 8:24 PM

Oren Hazen moving to Amona

Likud MK looking to rent caravan in embattled community. 'People are tired of politicians who are all talk'.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2016, 5:50 PM

MK Zohar tries to delay Amona destruction

MK Miki Zohar submits bill to give government more time to prepare in administrative destruction orders.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2016, 12:42 PM

Netanyahu vows to seek 'solution' to Amona

PM Netanyahu tells Likud party members he is working hard to avoid confrontation over Samaria community slated for destruction.Ari Soffer, 6/21/2016, 4:20 PM

Liberman preparing to demolish Samaria community?

Amona residents concerned after previously supportive Liberman cancels visit following appointment into government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2016, 11:19 AM

'Saving Amona will save thousands of homes'

MK Muallem pays a visit to Samaria town facing destruction due to a Supreme Court order, and promises to help find a solution.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/16/2016, 10:21 AM

Amona residents reject evacuation deal

Samaria town slated for demolition rejects deal to evacuate in exchange for new community.Uzi Baruch, 5/7/2016, 11:51 PM

Def. Min. to replace Amona with new Samaria town

Government planning to destroy Amona, near Ofra, build replacement community near Shilo with 139 housing units.David Rosenberg, 5/7/2016, 9:09 PM

Amona residents launch campaign to save community

'Domino effect' of evictions could see thousands evicted from their homes across Judea-Samaria, residents warn.Uzi Baruch, 4/17/2016, 11:53 AM

The Islamic World Sees that Violence Works Against Jews

The Beit El destruction did not occur in a vacuum. The Islamic world is watching. Giulio Meotti, 7/31/2015, 9:51 AM

5 Terrorists Nabbed by Town With Destruction Order

Security forces apprehend armed Arab terrorists approaching Amona which High Court ordered to destroy, despite lack of evidence.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 2/21/2015, 7:24 PM

Where Will Amona Residents Go?

Housing, Defense Ministry officials, IDF search for alternative land for Amona, slated to be destroyed - without inviting residents.Hezki Baruch, 2/8/2015, 1:01 PM

Campaign Promises: Amona Rescue in Coalition Deal

After High Court orders destruction of Samaria town, Jewish Home MKs promise residents action following Likud calls on Netanyahu.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 1/2/2015, 11:29 AM

'High Court Destroys Amona, Not Terrorist Home'

MK Struk condemns High Court rejecting demolition for terrorist who tried to murder Yehuda Glick, after ordering Amona destruction.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 1/1/2015, 10:03 PM

Likud Calls on Netanyahu to Defend Samaria Town

Likud faction head Shevah Stern demands that PM obligate himself to saving Amona from High Court, and not turn Likud into 'Labor B.'Netanel Katz, Ari Yashar, 12/29/2014, 11:45 AM

'High Court Ignored Law' Ordering Amona Demolition

Yesha Council strikes back at High Court order of demolition for Amona, noting Arab petitions have failed to prove ownership.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/26/2014, 11:52 AM

Nationalist MKs Slam Decision on Amona

Nationalist MKs criticize High Court's decision that the new community of Amona be demolished within two years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2014, 3:45 AM

Court: End of the Road for Amona

High Court on Thursday orders the state to dismantle the new community of Amona within two years.Moshe Cohen, 12/25/2014, 7:53 PM

Court Orders State to Compensate Arab Land Claims

Court sides with Arab claimants over Amona community north of Jerusalem, says state must pay and evacuate.Ari Yashar, 6/25/2014, 12:14 AM

Has Court Found a Solution for Amona?

Israelis facing expulsion in Amona hopeful as court apparently seeks to register their land claim.Maayana Miskin, 12/29/2013, 9:43 AM

Far-Left Seeks to Complete Destruction of Amona

Atty. for Amona: the government created this town – now it's turning its back.Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 5:30 PM

State: Further Amona Evictions Unenforceable

Enforcing the Supreme Court's in-concrete petition will damage the interests of the State, the Supreme Court hears Monday morning.Adam Ross, 10/14/2013, 12:37 PM

Can Jews Be Special?

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Weinstein: Demolish Only One Amona Home

Residents of Amona breathe a sigh of relief: Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein says only one building in the community will be demolished.Elad Benari, 7/19/2013, 5:15 AM

Supreme Court Postpones Demolition in Amona

The Supreme Court has agreed to give Amona residents time to present proof that they legally purchased disputed land.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2013, 12:08 AM

Amona Rabbi: Hopeful State Won't Throw Us Out

The rabbi of Amona, Yair Frankel, is hopeful that things will work out and that residents will be able to continue living there.David Lev, 7/12/2013, 2:12 AM

Govt. May Seek Alternative to Demolition in Amona

Senior officials tour Amona in what may indicate an attempt to avoid demolition in the latest Israeli-PA land dispute.Maayana Miskin, 6/30/2013, 6:32 PM

Community's Guards Resign in Protest

Members of emergency squad at Amona resign as a group after police arrest two of them in aftermath of Arab arson.Gil Ronen, 5/18/2013, 8:42 PM