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

Infiltration Attempt Thwarted Near Yitzhar

IDF soldiers apprehend and shoot female terrorist who tried to break into the Shomron community of Yitzhar.Elad Benari, 10/21/2015, 6:35 AM

Arrest Extended for Jews Who Chased Terrorist

Three Jews given 5 more days in jail for pursuing Arab terrorist who hurled a rock at a female motorist outside Yitzhar.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 10/15/2015, 3:58 PM

Left-Wing NGOs Petition High Court to Indict 'Extremist' Rabbi

Reform, Tag Meir movements call on Attorney General to charge Rabbi Yosef Elitzur for 2009 article advocating tit-for-tat attacks on Arabs.Ari Soffer, 9/27/2015, 12:50 PM

Fire Breaks Out Near Yitzhar

Firefighting crews tell Arutz Sheva that arson is suspected in the blaze.Yishai Karov, 8/9/2015, 1:50 PM

Watch: Yitzhar 'Settler' Takes on 'J Street Jews'

Samaria activist Ezri Tubi takes on the narrative of far-left groups who claim their vociferous criticism of Israel is a form of 'love'.Ari Soffer, 7/8/2015, 6:08 PM

Imagine: The Israeli Version

Film to the tune of John Lennon's 'Imagine' blasts the 'self-righteous hypocrisy' of the global community vis-a-vis Israel.Tova Dvorin, 6/22/2015, 7:07 PM

Finally: IDF, Border Police Leave Yitzhar Yeshiva

Yeshiva calls upon security forces not to evict Jews in the future upon return to building after year-long military occupation.Netanel Katz, 6/2/2015, 11:19 AM

Yitzhar Yeshiva Returned, But What About Budget?

Staff at Od Yosef Chai yeshiva jubilant at IDF returning study hall after over a year, but notes Education Ministry must unfreeze funds.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 5/26/2015, 6:28 PM

Police Seizure to Be Lifted on Yitzhar's Od Yosef Chai Yeshiva

More than one year after IDF, Police seized Torah academy and forced students out, seizure order not to be extended.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 5/25/2015, 10:18 PM

Armed Civilian Prevents Stabbing Attack in Samaria

Arab terrorist approaches group of Jews in Samaria with a knife in hand, only to find more than he bargained for.Ari Yashar, 3/5/2015, 1:50 PM

Police Officer to be Charged for Assaulting Jewish Child

Police put officer on criminal trial for beating an 11-year-old over claims of 'price tag,' as polygraph proves child's case.Benny Moshe, Ari Yashar, 2/10/2015, 11:09 PM

Shas Founder Calls to Return Occupied Yeshiva 'Stolen' by IDF

Ze'ev shown Samaria yeshiva turned into base for nearly a year, urges 'return the stolen property,' compensate for lengthy 'exploitation.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 2/5/2015, 10:04 PM

Yitzhar Taunts 'Unintelligent' Police after Raid

Police claim to seize cache of makeshift weapons for use against Arabs, IDF. Community derides finds which include empty lighbulbs.Orly Harari, Gil Ronen, 2/4/2015, 11:25 AM

Rabbis Urge Soldiers to Refuse Orders to Occupy Yeshiva

Almost a year after IDF seized Od Yosef Chai Yeshiva in Yitzhar, Samaria, struggle against 'theft and desecration' steps up a notch.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 2/4/2015, 8:19 AM

Border Police Turn Away MK at Yitzhar's Od Yosef Hai Yeshiva

MK Meir Porush not allowed to visit, despite Defense Ministry guideline stating otherwise; vows to return building to residents.Yedidya Ben-Or, 1/5/2015, 3:57 PM

IsraFood Embraces Judea and Samaria Products

Despite BDS moves, trade show features products from Judea and Samaria to high visitor acclaim.Moshe Cohen , 12/2/2014, 6:03 PM

Military Seizure Order Extended on Yitzhar Yeshiva

IDF to continue shutdown of Od Yosef Hai yeshiva's main building for another six months, sparking outrage.Ornit Atzar and Tova Dvorin, 11/29/2014, 11:00 PM

Yitzhar Resident: State 'Specifically Discriminates' Against Us

In rare media interview, Yitzhar resident says the State has specifically discriminated against them - even though the area has been quiet.Tova Dvorin, 10/25/2014, 9:46 PM

Yitzhar Residents Foil Ambush by 'IDF' Police

Video: police dress up as IDF to conduct surveillance and arrests in Samaria town - until residents catch on.Ido Ben Porat, Ari Yashar, 6/13/2014, 1:15 AM

Ya'alon Extends Occupation of Yitzhar Yeshiva

Residents of Samaria town shocked by continued seizure of yeshiva, argue heavy-handedness doesn't calm but enrage locals.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 6/12/2014, 7:10 PM

March in Samaria Marks One Year Since Actor's Murder

March on Jerusalem Day from site where Evyatar Borovsky Hy''d was murdered by terrorist, to community named after him.Ben Shaul, Ari Yashar, 5/28/2014, 1:26 PM

'Price Tag,' Incitement Arrests in Yitzhar

Two residents arrested over vandalism, a third for 'inciting violence' against IDF in latest of tensions in Samaria town.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2014, 4:10 PM

Yitzhar Resident Wins IDF Award of Excellence

Soldier from Samaria town targeted by security forces stands out in paratrooper reconnaissance platoon.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/12/2014, 9:18 AM

Jewish Blood is More Precious than Tires

Is a malignant flower growing in Yitzhar? And who is cultivating it? Giulio Meotti, 5/8/2014, 10:46 PM

Left-Wing Journalists Accused of 'Incitement to Murder'

Town of Yitzhar mounts 'fightback', submits complaints against journalists who called on IDF to kill or let Arabs kill 'settlers.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 5/8/2014, 8:21 PM

The Hebronization of Yitzhar

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Samaria Leader Tells Extremists: We Don't Want You Here

Police knew about incitement post against IDF soldiers two weeks before arrest was made, Shomron Regional Council official confirms.Uzi Baruch, Hezki Baruch, 5/7/2014, 5:30 PM

Public Officials Vow Crackdown on Extremists in Yitzhar

Panel slams Yitzhar extremists for 'violating Israel's democracy,' pledge to focus Shin Bet on 'price tag' instead of actual terrorism.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 5/7/2014, 5:29 PM