'We Must Keep Building'Ground-breaking for permanent buildings of murdered teens' yeshiva emphasizes importance of building in Judea and Samaria, leaders say.
Tense Meetings over Construction FreezeDefense Minister Moshe Ya'alon meets with settlement leaders over regional issues. But is it too little, too late?
Ariel Calls for Covert Building Freeze End AgainJewish Home housing minister officially recognizes covert freeze on Jewish building, repeats May promises to end it.
2,610 New Buildings in Jewish Areas of JerusalemPeace Now, PA cry foul at building tender approval in capital - and accuse Israel of 'stealing land' despite de facto building freeze.
Housing Crisis Deepens as Building Remains FrozenApartment prices jump 4.4% in second quarter of 2014 - price of new apartments up 13% - as Netanyahu's construction freeze continues.
New Samaria Homes Announced Amid 'Covert Freeze'Bids published on 283 new housing units in Elkana, as regional leaders note Netanyahu quietly stopping actual building on such plans.
'I'm Sick of Bibi's Empty Building Declarations'Nationalist Dr. Bacharach joins leftist criticism of state land declaration, calls for end to 'performances,' adoption of Levy report.
Netanyahu Charged with 'Covert' Freeze on BuildingYesha Council head Avi Roeh calls out Netanyahu for bringing Judea Samaria to a standstill, Jewish Home Likud MKs for silence.
Judea Samaria Leaders Slam Netanyahu's FreezeRegional heads vow a large public campaign if PM doesn't stop de facto building freeze, nipping in the bud all local development.
Netanyahu Canned Building Plans Under US PressureOfficials say PM folded, reversed plans for 2,500 housing units in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria in response to teens' murder.
Let Them All Protest -This Land is OursSo the world makes noises when we build. So what?
Clinton Calls Obama's Building Freeze a 'Mistake'Hillary Clinton says 2009 Judea Samaria construction freeze pushed on Netanyahu was 'one mistake of many' in new memoir.
UN Joins Condemnation of IsraelBan Ki-Moon adds his criticism of new construction to that of US, EU, slams 'unilateral actions' despite approving PA unilateral moves.
EU Tells Israel to 'Reverse' Construction PlansEU 'deeply disappointed' by plans for 3,300 new housing units in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem, threatens 'isolation and damage to Israel.'
Netanyahu Admits to Freezing ConstructionIn reported meeting with Judea Samaria leaders, PM says US 'not one brick' demand led him to cancel planning, but didn't know consequences.
Ariel: No More Construction FreezesHousing Minister declares that there will never be another construction freeze in Jerusalem or Judea and Samaria.
Minister: Annexation will Spell End of CoalitionYair Lapid says 'you cannot build infrastructure somewhere that won't be part of Israel.'
2013 a Record Year for Jerusalem ConstructionHousing minister, Jerusalem mayor say 4,000 apartments are in construction in the capital at this moment.
Israel Must Continue to Build East of the Green Line.Israel, by not conceding her right to build, is pursuing her rights - according to her narrative.
Minister Ariel Up in Arms Over PM's New FreezePrime Minister Netanyahu imposed a building freeze in Judea and Samaria after talks with the PA fell apart several weeks ago.
Yesha Leaders: Netanyahu Harming Our FutureHeads of Judea and Samaria communities write Netanyahu that he has hurt the region more than any leftist government.
'Stop Punishing Judea and Samaria'Yesha Council officials say they wish Peace Now building report was true, claim PM is 'punishing' Jewish communities for PA-Hamas pact.
Illegal Buildings On IDF Firing Range DemolishedIllegal buildings east of Shechem demolished, just hours after construction freeze rumors surface.
Judea & Samaria Housing Tenders QuadrupledPeace Now report says new building tenders in Judea and Samaria shot up during 'peace talks.' Yesha Council says the report is false.
Netanyahu Blocking New Construction, Say MayorsPM cancels building tender hearing Tuesday, prompting frustrated mayors to accuse him of folding to US pressure.
'PA Can Have Peace with Israel or Hamas; Not Both'Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sharply criticizes PA, Abbas Wednesday for demanding more construction freezes.
'Free Murderers So Enemies Will Talk To Us?'Chairman of Bnei Akiva notes that deal to free more terrorists, enact building freeze, 'would hurt our people the most.'
US Denies Deal Finalized For Pollard's ReleaseOfficials deny reports of deal that includes release of Arab terrorists and a building freeze, freedom for Pollard, more talks.
All Talk and No Action in Peace NegotiationsPA demands full construction freeze to continue negotiations, says ready for 'Israel's tricks.' Defense Minister: 'I told you so.'
Israel Building 700 New Jerusalem Housing UnitsFar-left group Peace Now reports on over 700 new tenders in Gilo neighborhood over 1949 Armistice lines, claims it 'undermines peace.'
Judea Samaria Council Slams 'US Bribery'Yesha Council denounces US proposal to release Pollard in exchange for hundreds of terrorists and partial building freeze.
Likud Min. Says 'No More One-Sided Concessions'Saar slams talk of building freeze and terrorist releases, 'no place today' for concessions just to extend talks.
Leftist MKs Under Fire for Pressuring NetanyahuIdea to swap construction freeze for terrorist release sharply criticized, as official notes the request's 'suspicious' timing.
Abbas Sets Conditions for Extension of TalksPA Chairman agrees to extend peace talks, but only if Israel freezes construction in Judea and Samaria and releases more terrorists.
MKs: Don't Release Terrorists, Freeze ConstructionMKs from Labor, Hatnua and Shas send a letter to the PM, urge him to cancel terrorist release and freeze "settlement" construction instead.
Leftist Jerusalem Councilman Reports ConstructionMeretz councilman Alalu says Israel plans 186 new Jewish housing units in eastern Jerusalem.
Erekat: Israel Must Choose - Settlements or PeaceChief PA negotiator blames Israel for lack of progress in peace talks, says negotiations don't need to be extended.
PM Reiterates Intent to Block Building FreezePrime Minister makes second statement in 72 hours noting that a construction freeze 'will do nothing' to advance talks.
Netanyahu Hints: Building Freeze Not on the AgendaPrime Minister declares that 'nothing came' of previous building freezes; third indication this week that construction to continue.
Jordan Valley Told: Construction Plans OKDespite rumors of a building freeze, Jordan Valley Regional Council head tells Arutz Sheva senior officials OK'd building process.
Abbas: Freeze Construction or Else...PA Chairman threatens to end peace talks and turn to international institutions unless Israel freezes construction in Judea and Samaria.
Netanyahu: No to Building Freeze in Judea, SamariaPrime Minister assures senior Likud officials that he will reject US pressure for a freeze just before taking off for Washington.
Akunis: Peace is Foreign to the PalestiniansDeputy Minister warns against construction freeze, says that PA's rejection of Kerry's framework proves it doesn't want peace.
Council: Left Can't Stop Us From Opposing FreezeThe Judea and Samaria Council has no problem with an “investigation” into ads it has been running in Israeli media, it said Sunday.
'Do You Serve the Public or the Yesha Council?'Justice Minister Tzipi Livni lashes out at nationalist MKs over attempt to prevent another building freeze.
Opposition: Netanyahu is Ruled by 'Extremists'Opposition slams Netanyahu, after 21 MKs send him a letter clarifying that a construction freeze is out of the question.
MKs to Bibi: Building Freeze? Forget about It!21 deputy ministers and Knesset Members tell Netanyahu another freeze is unacceptable
'A Building Freeze is a Redundant, Deluded Idea'Minister of Housing Uri Ariel says US needs to 'stop and think' about its failures throughout Middle East before pressuring Israel.
Report: US Demands Settlement FreezeIsrael will have to stop selling housing for Jews outside large settlement blocs, reports IDF Radio.
Ashton: 'For PA Capital Cancel Jerusalem Building'EU foreign affairs head demands Israel annul plans on over 700 housing units in capital city which 'threaten bi-national Jerusalem.'
PM Delays IDF Academy Plans for Mount ScopusIDF military academy plans approved in 2012, passed through bureaucracy; Netanyahu delays program - probably for political reasons.
Jews Do Not Need Anyone's Permission to Have ChildrenJews never need to apologize for living in the Jewish State. And thriving in it.
Activist: Netanyahu is Making a Big MistakeNetanyahu’s decision to please the Americans by freezing construction is a huge mistake, says Daniela Weiss.
Communities Get $10M Compensation for FreezeLocal authorities in Judea and Samaria will receive funds to make up for losses incurred in building freeze.
Activists: 'Unofficial' Building Freeze in EffectEver since Israel and the PA have resumed talks, building plans in Judea and Samaria have crawled to a halt, activists said.
Shalom: Netanyahu Offered, PA Rejected FreezeThe PA's price for renewing peace talks with Israel was the release of terrorists from Israeli prisons, Minister Silvan Shalom said
Arab Media: Invite to Talks to Include ’67 Lines’PA daily says official US invite to talks will include ’1967 lines’ despite official Israeli stance.