Likud ministers support struggle against low building numbers

Senior Likud ministers, including key Netanyahu allies, support Judea and Samaria leaders call for more building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2017, 10:07 PM

'Whoever says this is not an improvement misleads the public'

A senior government source responds to charges that the recent building announcements in Judea and Samaria are a mirage.Nitzan Kedar, 10/10/2017, 5:17 PM

Senior government source: 'Why is Yossi Dagan against us?'

Senior government official tells Arutz Sheva government is not working against Samaria Council head, denies new building permits are spin.Tzvi Lev, 10/9/2017, 9:28 PM

Senior Judea and Samaria official: Netanyahu deceiving settlers

Senior leader of Judea and Samaria Jewish communities says PM is choosing to attack Samaria council head instead of building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 6:00 PM

'Political isolation? It is irrelevant'

Dozens of lawmakers from around the world tour Samaria. 'We want you to be our ambassadors around the world.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 10:45 PM

Saying one thing and doing another

Netanyahu repeatedly declares commitment to develop settlements, yet no building permits in sight; Shomron threatens unprecedented protest.Mordechai Sones, 10/3/2017, 10:40 PM

UN warns companies doing business in Judea and Samaria

UN's Human Rights Commissioner warns 150 companies they will be added to database of companies doing business in "settlements."Elad Benari, 9/28/2017, 2:12 AM

Samaria Regional Council head fights illegal dumping

Yossi Dagan caught criminals illegally dumping waste in Samaria. 'We have become the county's garbage dump.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 3:07 PM

Israelis unite to fight garbage burning

Jews and Arabs band together in protest of Israeli government's refusal to punish those who burn garbage.Ido Ben Porat, 9/8/2017, 1:16 PM

Dramatic step in improving quality of life in Judea and Samaria

Judea and Samaria roads to be included in National Infrastructure Plan following pressure by Samaria Regional Council head.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2017, 11:44 PM

'If this is religionization, then I am happy with it'

New mikvah inaugurated in Samaria. 'It's more important to build a mikvah than to build a synagogue.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2017, 8:09 PM

'Samaria residents deserve environmental quality'

Environmental Protection representatives visit pirate landfill in Samaria, witness horrendous pollution.Yedidya Ben-Or, 8/17/2017, 1:30 PM

'Those who oppose Netanyahu also oppose the settlements'

Smaria Council head calls on Israeli right to unite behind PM amid investigations in order to prevent fall of national government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2017, 9:48 PM

New home goes up in flames

Family moved into new home in Mevo Dotan only two weeks ago; cause of fire, which destroyed all contents of house, unknown.Mordechai Sones, 8/7/2017, 3:52 PM

Terror victim's widow gives birth to a daughter

Widow of man stabbed to death by Arab terrorist remarried a year ago, gives birth to daughter..Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2017, 5:37 PM

Samaria Council Head: 'Situation in Shaarei Tikva absurd'

The Samaria Regional Council is demanding that the state deal with the status of five houses that were built in Area B.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tzvi Lev, 7/31/2017, 5:45 PM

Samaria Council head moves to Machpela House

'Those seeking to evacuate Machpela House also want to uproot Samaria residents from their homes.'Mordechai Sones, 7/31/2017, 4:51 PM

Report: Insufficient security in Samaria Jewish towns

Samaria Regional Council reveals government has failed to provide adequate funding to maintain security arrangements in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2017, 8:03 PM

Sharing ice cream with police in Jerusalem

Arutz Sheva correspondent accompanies Samaria Regional Council head on tour of Jerusalem's Old City in support of police after terror attackEliran Aharon, 7/18/2017, 6:08 PM

Water crisis in Samaria

Residents of four Samaria towns suffer irregular water supply, forced to carry drinking water in jugs up mountainside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 3:06 PM

Jews, PA Arabs join together in 'war on traffic accidents'

Samaria Regional Council and local Arab leaders establish joint group to fight traffic accidents, a source of danger for both communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 4:17 PM

'Qalqilya Plan' frozen

Netanyahu freezes plan for the expansion of Qalqilya after understanding he will not have a majority in the Cabinet to approve it.Nitsan Keidar and Eliran Aharon, 7/12/2017, 11:53 PM

'We're building in Judea and Samaria - without all the fuss'

Defense Minister tours Maale Shomron and encounters harsh criticism for the 'Qalqiliya Plan' he is advancing.Eliran Aharon, 7/12/2017, 3:44 PM

Report: Majority of cabinet opposed to 'Qalqiliya Plan'

Samaria Council chief lobbies cabinet members to vote down plan to cede Israeli-controlled land to PA cities, says majority oppose proposal.Ido Ben Porat, 7/12/2017, 10:33 AM

'If we do not fight, we will get another 4 years of Obama'

Israelis called upon to protest outside PM's residence tonight against construction freeze in Judea and Samaria despite promises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2017, 3:39 PM

'We are tired of being fourth-class citizens'

Residents of Kfar Saba and Samaria protest expansion of PA city while virtually co construction has been approved in Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 10:09 PM

Were building incentives for Qalqilya approved underhandedly?

Likud ministers miss vote, claim Netanyahu didn't know scope of building plans, Samaria leader insists discussion be reopened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 9:12 AM

Construction in Qalqiliya: 'Someone's lost their mind'

IDF regulations ignored to allow Arab city to expand to within 50 meters of security fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 9:24 PM

Construction for Arabs at the expense of the Jews

Arab city in Area A to double in size and take land from Area C. The ultimate reward for terror.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2017, 9:09 PM

'Defense Minister's numbers are wrong'

Samaria leader Yossi Dagan says Liberman's numbers are wrong, insists government stop de facto building freeze.Ido Ben Porat, 6/11/2017, 12:08 PM

Severe criticism against Samaria Council head

At meeting of council heads in Judea and Samaria with Netanyahu, head of Jordan Valley Council attacks Yossi Dagan: 'He is not part of us.'Mordechai Sones, 6/7/2017, 10:33 PM

'A real change in actions, not just words'

Heads of local authorities in Yesha meet with PM Netanyahu, say that PM will be judged on practical steps to increase building.Hezki Baruch, 6/7/2017, 7:37 PM

'We are waiting for the renewal of construction in Yesha'

Head of Samaria Regional Council discusses lack of construction in Judea and Samaria with PM, hopes for construction renewal soon.Hezki Baruch, 6/6/2017, 4:44 PM

'Netanyahu is voluntarily freezing construction'

Shomron Regional Council head: Likud should replace Netanyahu if he continues to voluntarily freeze construction in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/2/2017, 8:15 PM

'There is life beyond the Green Line - and it is wonderful'

More and more French immigrants to Israel are making their homes over the Green Line in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2017, 11:02 AM

'If you pressure Netanyahu, he will fall'

Representatives for Judea and Samaria call on White House to refrain from pressuring Netanyahu into making concessions to the PA.Tal Polon, 5/29/2017, 11:15 PM

'Vote again on Arab building in Area C'

Head of Samaria Council calls for revote on decision to allow Arab building in Area C. 'It’s giving away land in disguise.'Ido ben Porat, 5/29/2017, 8:56 PM

'BDS is trying to sabotage peaceful coexistence'

Samaria Council head speaks at special event hosted by Arutz Sheva and Dr. Joseph Frager celebrating 50 years of a united Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 6:18 PM

Watch: Arab riot on Samaria road

Some 200 Arabs rioted and threw rocks near Huwara in Samaria. A Jew who felt danger to his life opened fire.Uzi Baruch, 5/18/2017, 2:15 PM

Born a Muslim - but killed as a Jew

Samaria Regional Council to hold memorial for late Irgun fighter Baruch Mizrahi who fell in the War of Independence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2017, 9:40 PM

Attempted stabbing attack thwarted in Samaria

Terrorist shot while attempting to attack soldiers at military intelligence base.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 3:21 PM

Thousands pray at Joshua's tomb

8,000 Jews pray at tomb of Biblical figure on anniversary of his death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2017, 10:23 AM

Tens of thousands celebrate Pesach in Samaria

Despite weather, tourists arrive to area sites: 'Exciting to see guests from Israel and around world explore entire Shomron on foot.'Mordechai Sones, 4/12/2017, 7:27 PM

'Jewish freedom in the Land of Israel'

After trips to tomb repeatedly blocked, hundreds visit burial site of biblical figure inside Palestinian Authority-controlled city.Ido Ben Porat, 4/4/2017, 11:12 AM

PM moved by terror victim's speech

PM says he was moved by speech given by 14 year old terror victim at European Parliament yesterday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 8:38 PM

'Trump may condemn Israel at some point - and that's ok'

Samaria Regional Council head says Trump Administration may condemn 'settlements', but will be much friendlier to Israel.Shimon Cohen, 3/19/2017, 5:07 PM

US Middle East envoy meets with Judea and Samaria leaders

American envoy Jason Greenblatt met today with Yesha Council leaders Yossi Dagan and Oded Revivi.Uzi Baruch, 3/16/2017, 1:02 PM

Quarter-million shekels earmarked for Samaria youth advancement

Agreement between Regional Council and Social Equality Ministry to establish youth development forum and various regional cultural events.Mordechai Sones, 3/2/2017, 6:53 PM

'Anne Frank Center should not attack defender of Israel'

Samaria Regional Council head asks how Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect can accuse Trump of 'encouraging anti-Semitism' and not UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 9:07 PM

Zionist Union MK: Important to maintain settlement blocs

MK Ayelet Nahmias-Verbin (Zionist Union) visits Samarian Barkan industrial zone, denounces boycott against products of Judea, Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, 2/20/2017, 8:18 PM

End to commercial discrimination in Judea and Samaria?

Knesset plenum affirms bill preventing commercial discrimination against residents of periphery, Judea, and Samaria.Hezky Baruch, 2/20/2017, 7:20 PM

'Historic opportunity for a building bonanza'

Head of Shomron Council urges PM to announce massive Judea Samaria construction, initiate sovereignty; says Palestinian state off agenda.Benny Toker, 2/16/2017, 10:35 PM

'Sovereignty will improve Israel's economy'

Samaria Regional Council Head says applying sovereignty will improve Israel's economy, demographics - even if leftists say otherwise.Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2017, 8:21 AM

'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

Bill to repeal disengagement from northern Samaria submitted

Jewish Home faction leader submits bill to repeal prohibition on Jews entering areas of Samaria residents were expelled from in 2005.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 8:58 PM

Trump aide says administration favors Judea and Samaria

Trump aide tells Samaria Council head thatadministration looks to open new page in US-Israel relations, including on Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2017, 10:50 PM

Samaria Regional Council Head: We won't miss this opportunity

Yossi Dagan speaks to Arutz Sheva in Washington, D.C., says Netanyahu needs to keep promises, build in Judea and Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, Eliran Aharon, 1/22/2017, 10:59 AM