'Clean house over police's excessive use of force'

Town of Yitzhar in Samaria denies police report claiming masked Jewish men attacked policemen with stones. 'Police exerted harsh violence.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 8:40 AM

Confrontations with Arabs in Samaria

Jews, Arabs, throw rocks at each other after argument breaks out near Arab town in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 12:14 AM

Civil Admin. official: Punish Yitzhar residents

Civil Admin. officer calls for organization to refuse new kindergarten and security members for Samaria community of Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2018, 10:04 PM

Arabs attack IDF soldiers near Yitzhar

Stone-throwing Arab rioters clash with IDF soldiers in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2018, 6:12 PM

Police evacuate Israeli outpost after officer injured

Day after Border Police officer suffers head injury after being hit by stones thrown by Jewish youths, police evacuate nearby outpost.Ido Ben Porat, 7/19/2018, 7:35 PM

Border Police operating in Yitzhar after female officer injured

Large amount of forces arrive at Samaria community after policewoman and Civil Admin. inspector injured from stones thrown by residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 10:50 AM

'A disgrace, an attempt to destroy the state'

Israeli lawmakers criticize attack on Border Police officers in Yitzhar in which a female officer was injured.Hezki Baruch, 7/19/2018, 4:16 AM

Female Border Police officer injured by Jewish stone-throwers

Officer suffers head injury after being hit by stones hurled during clashes between Jewish residents of Yitzhar, Arab villagers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/18/2018, 2:34 PM

Arabs set fire to dozens of trees in Yitzhar

Dozens of trees belonging to Yitzhar farmer burned by Arabs; community demands defense establishment increase anti-arson activity.Mordechai Sones, 7/17/2018, 6:54 PM

Leftist operative gets polite but unpleasant surprise

Hannah Berg of MachsomWatch sought to tour Yitzhar and was confronted with incident between her and soldier murdered in attack on Har AdarEliran Aharon, 7/9/2018, 7:44 PM

'Policemen should protect - not sexually harass'

Minor photographed nude by police speaks to Arutz Sheva about humiliating treatment by police.Yoni Kempinski, 6/10/2018, 8:06 PM

Complaint: Police photograph nude minors

Two Border Policemen film nude minors bathing in spring near Yitzhar for several minutes.Mordechai Sones, 6/10/2018, 1:50 PM

Disproportionate police enforcement in Yitzhar

Plainclothes policeman in Yitzhar instructs traffic policeman to confiscate phone for documenting increased enforcement against Jews.Mordechai Sones, 5/29/2018, 5:13 PM

Smotrich blasts policemen in Yitzhar: 'Criminals in uniform'

Jewish Home MK responds to footage of police officer at Samaria community suggesting to confiscate phone filming police operations there.Ido Ben Porat, 5/29/2018, 11:22 AM

'Where was B'Tselem when they tried to burn Jews?'

B'Tselem films soldiers firing at rioters at checkpoint set up after firebombs thrown at Jewish family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2018, 4:15 PM

Watch: Police dressed as 'settlers' arrest youth in Yitzhar

Police detectives enter Samaria community in costume and arrest youth. Car includes 'settler' bumper stickers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2018, 2:35 PM

Samaria celebration was 'heartwarming'

Hundreds of Israelis celebrate Pesach by attending festive event at Kumi Ori in Samaria.Orly Harari, 4/4/2018, 9:18 PM

Arabs open illegal road to reach Yitzhar

Arabs from villages near Yitzhar are clearing a road to the Samaria community. Residents say PA and leftist NGOs stand behind the move.Mordechai Sones, 3/15/2018, 11:28 AM

Soldiers' lounge in Yitzhar in memory of Rabbi Raziel Shevach

'He was a man who was constantly busy giving, kept thinking about how to give others, how to help. Nothing could be more fitting than this.'Mordechai Sones, 2/15/2018, 1:02 PM

'No excuses, please, arrest the Arab rioters immediately'

Otzma Yehudit documents Arabs throwing rocks at children's tree planting in Yitzhar. Will security forces arrest them?Mordechai Sones, 1/31/2018, 10:23 AM

'A wise scholar and a man of action'

Rabbi Raziel Shevach studied and taught at the Ro'eh Yisrael Yeshiva in Yitzhar. The head of the yeshiva eulogizes him.Uzi Baruch, 1/9/2018, 11:30 PM

Letter and gifts to children who suffered Arab lynch attempt

Foreign residents tell Yitzhar children: Continue to travel in your country, without fear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2017, 1:21 PM

'Arabs rioted - and Jewish residents defended themselves'

Footage shows that what had been presented in media as a 'settler attack' was, in fact, an act of defense against Arab attackers in Samaria.Reut Hadar, 12/13/2017, 6:25 PM

Teenager rescued after falling into pit in Samaria

14-year-old girl falls into pit in Yitzhar, rescued by members of the Shomron rescue unit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2017, 2:37 AM

Arabs target Samaria community under 'olive harvest' cover

Yitzhar locals protest Arab entry into neighborhood premises. 'So many terror attacks have taken place during the so-called 'olive harvest.'Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2017, 11:00 AM

Watch: Yitzhar youth sing as police break into home

Yitzhar youth sing as Border Police break into barricaded home slated for destruction.Tzvi Lev, 8/22/2017, 12:06 PM

Yitzhar resident: We're in shock

Yitzhar resident and activist Tzvi Succot cannot believe that the Defense Ministry wants to take over the Yitzhar Yeshiva. 'No violence.'Tzvi Lev, Benny Toker, 8/3/2017, 10:22 AM

MK to Defense Minister: 'How many mosques have you seized?'

Jewish Home MK protests the Defense Minister's intention to put a company of Border Police in Yitzhar's 'Od Yosef Chai' Yeshiva.Tzvi Lev, Ido Ben Porat, 8/2/2017, 10:01 AM

Will Yitzhar yeshiva be seized again?

Defense establishment considering once again seizing the building of the Od Yosef Chai yeshiva in Yitzhar due to recent violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2017, 5:45 AM

Man reports suspected kidnapping - and gets arrested

Yitzhar resident thinks he sees kidnapping and reports to police. He wasn't expecting how police reacted.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 7/6/2017, 8:58 AM

Boys suspected of stonethrowing in Yitzhar

Two youths arrested on suspicion of throwing stones at army ambulance. Another arrested on suspicion of stonethrowing and assaulting police.Mordechai Sones, 6/28/2017, 1:50 PM

Judge criticizes police conduct

Court orders release of 3 detainees held by police after Yitzhar evacuation. A detainee passed out and was denied medical care for hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 8:40 PM

Watch: Violence, stun grenades against Yitzhar residents

Yitzhar: Army's claim of stone-throwing youths a lie; they attacked residents, threw stun grenades at peaceful protesters.Ido Ben Porat, 6/25/2017, 7:28 PM

Jewish youths throw stones at IDF soldiers during evacuation

IDF troops, Border Police officers demolish structure in Samaria town of Yitzhar. Youths hurl stones at soldiers during evacuation.Ido Ben Porat, 6/25/2017, 6:41 PM

'The stone throwers aren't from our town'

Yitzhar spokesman says youths who threw stones at amublance are not from the town, calls on education, welfare system to deal with them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 9:02 AM

Spikes and stones against the IDF in Samaria

IDF ambulance arrives in Samaria town to treat woman, finds itself stoned by neighboring Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2017, 11:50 PM

Man distanced from home for hosting 'Hilltop Youth'

Samaria resident distanced from family home for four months, must appear before police every week. Honenu: 'A harsh and unusual blow.'Ido ben Porat, 5/16/2017, 10:07 AM

'Preparations for Trump's visit being neglected'

FM employees make good on threat and initiate sanctions, despite agreements reached regarding salaries. 'We want to see a signed document.'Mordechai Sones, 5/11/2017, 1:39 PM

250 girls sign petition to GOC Central Command

Primary school girls tell IDF commander: 'Busy yourself with fighting our Arab enemies, and leave good Jews alone.'Orly Harari, 5/8/2017, 1:08 PM

Arab rioters march on Jewish town in Samaria

More than 150 Arabs march on Yitzhar during annual Land Day protests against Zionism.Ido Ben Porat, 3/30/2017, 3:50 PM

Arabs uproot trees - and Jews are arrested

Jews and Arabs clashed near Yitzhar a week ago, after Arab resident uprooted trees near the community. None of the Arabs were arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2017, 12:17 PM

Man pelted with rocks in Samaria gives chase

After a Yitzhar resident was hit by rocks at the entrance to his community, he surprised his attackers by chasing them to their village.Ido ben Porat, 3/16/2017, 2:30 PM

President Rivlin meets with Belgian Prime Minister Michel

Rivlin: 'ISIS graduates flooding Europe'; Michel: 'Fight for security is fight to strengthen freedom'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 9:24 PM

Terrorist stabs one in Samaria attack

Terrorist shot after attacking soldiers with screwdriver.Uzi Baruch, 11/9/2016, 9:40 AM

Yitzhar residents protest in Huwara

Yitzhar residents protest terrorist infiltration and swastika graffiti.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2016, 8:04 PM

Arabs raid IDF outpost

Arabs broke into an IDF outpost near Yitzhar, taking advantage of the easing of travel conditions during the olive harvest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2016, 10:52 AM

One wounded in Samaria terror attack

Soldier wounded in stabbing attack near Samarian town of Yitzhar.Rachel Kaplan, 8/24/2016, 4:15 PM

'A 15-year-old boy is not a ticking bomb'

A Knesset committee convened this morning to discuss the rights of a 15-year-old boy punished on grounds of violence against Palestinians.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2016, 10:41 AM

'They feel like heroes for using restraining orders on Jews'

Family of 15-year-old Yitzhar teen sets up protest tent in Jerusalem.Reut Hadar, 7/5/2016, 2:10 PM

Yitzhar teen arrested, to be sent to 'reeducation' farm

Security forces arrest teen in middle of the night, demand he move to farm in southern Israel without consulting parents.Ido Ben-Porat, 6/24/2016, 9:22 AM

Father demands Liberman cancel son's detention order

Father of 15-year-old who received administrative orders appeals to new Defense Minister for compassion.Menachem Schwartz, 6/8/2016, 8:09 PM

Watch: Arab 'arson terror' strikes Samaria

Residents of Yitzhar report five arson attacks in the last two days, emphasizing 'there is no difference between this and other terror.'Ido Ben-Porat, 5/29/2016, 4:37 PM

Diaspora Jewish students discover the real 'Hilltop Youth'

Many in the group felt nervous about meeting 'Jewish terrorists' - but soon found a very different reality to what they expected.Avi Yellin, 5/24/2016, 9:58 PM

In Yitzhar 'evidence and trials are no longer needed'

Legal group slams Ya'alon's 'slippery slope to military dictatorship,' as 4 in beleaguered town are banned from Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2016, 11:36 AM

Yitzhar fumes after Arab infiltrators go free

2 Arabs infiltrating town with weapons released claiming they were 'searching for gold' - town warns against 'invitation' to attack.Ido Ben-Porat, 3/4/2016, 1:02 PM

'Enough is enough'; Jewish residents block road to Arab town

'We won't keep hearing every day that another Jew has been stabbed,' Yitzhar spokesman tells Arutz Sheva after three attacks in one day.Yoni Kempinski, 11/8/2015, 4:17 PM

Yitzhar Infiltration Made Possible by Arab 'Harvesters'

Samaria head says thwarted infiltration attack is a steep escalation in terror, warns 'olive harvesters' likely provided intel.Ari Yashar, 10/21/2015, 9:13 AM