Housing Minister: Jewish Building Freeze Ends Now'We will not agree to the freeze anymore,' states Jewish Home housing minister, in the latest of many similar declarations.
Lapid Withholds Funding to Judea and SamariaFinance Minister refuses PM's order to transfer funds for infrastructure in Judea-Samaria: 'Money should go to Kiryat Shmona, not Yitzhar.'
Knesset Speaker: 'American Critics Are Out of Touch'Jewish neighborhoods in Jerusalem are not up for grabs, says Edelstein, calling to 'end discrimination against Judea and Samaria.'
Netanyahu: International Criticism, Not Building, Impedes PeacePM fires back at US statement that Jewish homes hinder peace, says building in capital is the same as doing so in Paris or London.
State Department: Jewish Homes 'Incompatible with Peace'US blasts Israel for building in J'lem, says Jewish apartments are 'illegitimate settlement activity' that 'prejudges' capital's future.
At Knesset Opening Session, Netanyahu Draws Israel's Red LinesPM vows that Israel will not yield on 3 issues: Jerusalem, Temple Mount, and a Palestinian state without 'mutual recognition.'
MKs Slam Media 'Hypocrisy' over Jerusalem ConstructionDeputy Minister admits Israel losing the media war, but insists: 'it is our duty to build, just like in Washington, Paris, London.'
Is the Obama Building Freeze Over?1,000 homes to be built in Jerusalem, and infrastructures in Judea and Samaria will be upgraded.
Report: Netanyahu Unfreezes Judea & Samaria ConstructionPlan for 12 new roads, 3 students' villages and more agreed by Netanyahu and Bennett, says Channel 2.
Leftists Squirm Amid Discussion on 1,600 Jerusalem ApartmentsRamat Shlomo building project delayed for 4 years may be finally built. Will leftists block it again?
Third Time's The Charm? Housing Minister Slams FreezeAriel of Jewish Home comes out once again against his own coalition government's silent freeze of Jewish construction.
'We Must Keep Building'Ground-breaking for permanent buildings of murdered teens' yeshiva emphasizes importance of building in Judea and Samaria, leaders say.
Empty Promises, 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 End to Silent Building Freeze AgainJewish Home housing minister officially recognizes covert freeze on Jewish building, repeats May promises to end it.
Approved: 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 Netanyahu'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 'Systematic' FreezeRegional heads vow a large public campaign if PM doesn't stop de facto building freeze, nipping in the bud all local development.
Report: 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 Israeli Construction PlansBan 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.
Minister Ariel: There Will be No More Construction FreezesHousing Minister declares that there will never be another construction freeze in Jerusalem or Judea and Samaria.
Minister Threatens Annexation Move 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 Newest Building FreezePrime Minister Netanyahu imposed a building freeze in Judea and Samaria after talks with the PA fell apart several weeks ago.
Yesha Leaders to Netanyahu: You're Harming Our FutureHeads of Judea and Samaria communities write Netanyahu that he has hurt the region more than any leftist government.
Yesha Officials Call on PM to '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.
Palestinian Arab Buildings On IDF Firing Range DemolishedIllegal buildings east of Shechem demolished, just hours after construction freeze rumors surface.
Judea & Samaria Housing Tenders Quadrupled, Says Leftist GroupPeace 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 Judea & Samaria MayorsPM cancels building tender hearing Tuesday, prompting frustrated mayors to accuse him of folding to US pressure.
'Abbas 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 Agree to 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, Arab Blackmail'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 to Netanyahu: 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.
Netanyahu Reiterates Intent to Block Construction 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 Government's AgendaPrime Minister declares that 'nothing came' of previous building freezes; third indication this week that construction to continue.
Jordan Valley Told to Keep Construction Process GoingDespite 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.
'We Will Not Freeze Construction in Judea and Samaria'Prime 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 Building FreezeThe Judea and Samaria Council has no problem with an “investigation” into ads it has been running in Israeli media, it said Sunday.
Livni Attacks MKs for Opposing Building FreezeJustice Minister Tzipi Livni lashes out at nationalist MKs over attempt to prevent another building freeze.
Netanyahu is Ruled by 'Extremists', Charges OppositionOpposition slams Netanyahu, after 21 MKs send him a letter clarifying that a construction freeze is out of the question.