State ignoring illegal takeover of planned industrial zone

Construction of new industrial zone in Samaria being held up by illegal Arab construction on State land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 8:34 AM

Illegal Bedouin school will not open with school year

Be'er Sheva District Court rules Bedouin school being illegally built on private Jewish land cannot open until it receives proper permits.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 6:40 PM

Who’s funding illegal PA settlements in Area C—Nearly 10,000 cases

What makes the Palestinian settlements “illegal” is the thin wisp of Oslo that remains. The rest is dust. Edwin Black, 8/22/2019, 7:50 AM

Netanyahu promoting Arab construction in Area C

Cabinet ministers discuss approving building plans for Arabs in Area C alongside approving plans for Jews in Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 7/29/2019, 10:28 PM

'New Palestinian city in Shilo bloc'

Amichai and Adei Ad committees in Shilo bloc attack government impotence in face of PA expansion; Residents demonstrate.Mordechai Sones, 7/2/2019, 10:23 PM

Residents of Efrat have had enough

Judean city residents launch uncompromising grassroots campaign to halt land theft that threatens their homes.Mordechai Sones, 3/14/2019, 7:38 PM

Bedouin squatters forced to demolish illegal farm

Structures in illegal farm demolished after Regavim uncovers land seizure, tax evasion plot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2019, 8:52 PM

'Zero tolerance for illegal Bedouin construction in the Negev'

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel says State has offered housing solutions to Bedouin in illegal villages, but they have refused all offers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2019, 3:34 PM

'Time to end illegal Bedouin land grabs'

Minister Ariel presents data showing a dramatic decline of illegal Bedouin construction. Next year's goal: an end to Illegal construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2018, 12:00 PM

'Arab MKs don't let the facts confuse them'

Joint List MKs block road in protest against enforcement against illegal construction by Bedouin in south, despite compensation offer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 7:06 PM

2 arrested during demolition of J'lem synagogue

Jerusalem municipality orders demolition of illegally built synagogue; demonstrators clash with police, with two arrested.David Rosenberg, 8/28/2018, 12:05 PM

Samaria Council head stops Arab construction on Israeli land

Samaria Regional Council head Yossi Dagan intervenes when Arabs carry out illegal construction on land owned by Jewish town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 10:48 PM

'Arab residents flouting the law and the municipality'

Jerusalem City Council member Aryeh King says efforts to promote legal building among Arab sector in capital do nothing to stop illegal workArutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 6:42 PM

Indictments for illegal Bedouin outposts built on Jewish land

Following a petition submitted by Regavim, indictments will be filed in case of network of Bedouin outposts on Jewish-owned land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2018, 4:47 PM

Civil Administration strikes, Arabs pave illegal roads

Samaria Arabs take advantage of lax enforcement during strike to carry out illegal excavation causing environmental damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 7:01 PM

Civil Admin. shuts down construction of illegal Arab road

Inspectors uncover ground broken for the construction of an illegal route in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2018, 10:24 PM

Housing Minister: Israel is losing the south

Minister Yoav Galant says Israel must renew momentum of Jewish settlement in north and south amid massive illegal Bedouin construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2018, 10:55 PM

Arab MK's illegal office closed

MK forced to close office operated out of building declared illegal in 2012.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2018, 8:57 PM

Arab outpost was built on privately owned Jewish land

First petition against Arab construction on Jewish property since destruction of Amona scores important victory.Gary Willig, 12/13/2017, 4:00 PM

Court blocks 'explosive' demolition of illegal Arab homes in Jlm

Jerusalem court halts planned demolition of illegal homes, which are to be leveled with explosive charges.David Rosenberg, 11/28/2017, 4:35 PM

Supreme Court issues temporary injunction against Arab outpost

Court issues interim order against illegal Arab outpost construction near Beit Iksa, close to Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway bridge .Mordechai Sones, 11/13/2017, 7:29 PM

Illegal Arab neighborhood to be leveled - with explosives

Six illegal Arab high-rise buildings in Jerusalem to be demolished in controlled explosion.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2017, 10:39 PM

Can an e-mail stop an Arab bulldozer?

How did the Civil Administration respond when Regavim activists uncovered illegal Arab digging near a major highway?Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2017, 10:39 PM

Israel demolishes illegally-built schools funded by EU

EU funds construction of kindergartens built without seeking proper permits.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 8/24/2017, 6:54 PM

'Act against illegal construction in Binyamin'

Regavim turns to Supreme Court to force government to act against illegal construction by Arabs near Jewish towns in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2017, 8:50 PM

Supreme Court halts work on illegal Arab vacation village

Court issues interim injunction against illegal building of guest rooms and swimming pools near central Samaria road.Reut Hadar, 8/9/2017, 7:04 PM

Illegal Arab outpost built next to train bridge in Jerusalem

Supreme Court issues temporary injunction against illegal construction of new Arab outpost near tunnel vital to Jerusalem-Tel Aviv railway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2017, 10:42 PM

Palestinian Authority: Israel will loosen restrictions in Area C

Finance Minister Kahlon reportedly gifts land to PA, allows potentially dangerous construction, and nixes destruction of illegal homes.Dalit Halevi, 6/7/2017, 8:47 AM

Israel asks UN for permission to inspect Armon Hanatziv compound

State asks for delay in response to petition against illegal construction by UN in Jerusalem, seeks to tour compound with UN permission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2017, 6:45 PM

'One state, one law, one enforcement'

PM satisfied with passage of amendment to Building and Planning Law, which includes reforms for enforcement against illegal building.Hezki Baruch and Nitzan Keidar, 4/5/2017, 6:17 PM

Regavim Applauds Interior Committee Passage of “Kamenetz Bill”

Knesset Plenum set to vote on bill in special session this week, despite winter recess.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2017, 2:53 PM

'Illegal Arab road endangers lives'

Illegal Arab road being built in Binyamin poses safety hazard for drivers on adjacent main road, but work continues nevertheless.Mordechai Sones, 3/28/2017, 7:39 PM

Suit against UN for illegal construction in Jerusalem

Regavim petitions Supreme Court against misuse of state lands and illegal construction by UN in Israel's capital.Gary Willig, 3/27/2017, 8:48 PM

Interior committee discusses "Wild-West" Arab construction

Interior committee discusses burgeoning illegal Arab construction and the need for enforcement and infrastructure.Hezki Baruch, 1/30/2017, 5:18 PM

More than 40 illegal Arab structures demolished

Illegal Arab structures in Gush Etzion area and near Maale Adumim demolished by the Civil Administration.Ido Ben Porat, 1/4/2017, 9:18 PM

Saving the Land of Israel via drone

Regavim uses drones to document illegal Arab land-use in Judea, Samaria and even pre-'67 Triangle.Hillel Fendel, 12/6/2016, 1:42 AM

Illegal construction laws apply to Arabs too

Palestinian Arab lies do not turn into truth just because they are repeated. In response to US threats if Israel takes action against an illegal Arab new village, it is time to examine the facts on the ground - literally. David Bedein, 8/18/2016, 10:46 PM

Israel needs to learn from Iran – go rogue

Israel should play hard to get for a while. Jack Engelhard, 8/17/2016, 9:35 AM

EU builds illegal Palestinian homes - next to Israeli town

Residents of the town of Carmel, in the Har Hevron region, were shocked on Shabbat to discover their new Palestinian neighbors.Ido Ben Porat and Rachel Kaplan, 7/26/2016, 11:45 AM

Arab mayors refuse to destroy illegal buildings

Deputy head of banned Islamic Movement claims that new move is intended to create internal Palestinian conflict.Dalit Halevy, 6/22/2016, 9:58 AM

Israel destroys illegal Arab buildings on archaeological site

After Supreme Court appeal, Civil Admin destroys illegal Arab buildings on archaeological site, though not in time to save most remains.Orly Harari, 4/5/2016, 2:56 PM

Deri: More PA workers in Israel, no destroying illegal buildings

Interior Minister cuts deal with Arab mayors to stop demolitions of illegal buildings, calls for more PA workers in Israel.David Rosenberg, 3/2/2016, 5:31 PM

Land of Israel Lobby sets its sights on EU illegal construction

MKs demand EU demolish its own illegal buildings, condemn blatant EU violations of Israeli law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2016, 3:05 PM

EU demands Israel stop demolishing illegal Arab settlements

European Union calls on Israel to halt demolition of illegal Palestinian construction funded by the EU.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2016, 8:59 PM

Arab MKs threaten violence over enforcement of building laws

Government finally moves to crack down on illegal Arab building in Israel, sparking backlash from extremist Arab MKs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2016, 12:18 PM

Israel treats Palestinians worse? Not quite

Regavim shoots back at US ambassador who accused Israel of selectively enforcing laws for Palestinians: 'Data shows otherwise.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 1:11 PM

EU sponsors illegal Palestinian road to help PA annex Area C

Road being built between Gush Etzion and Dead Sea on land that is all part of Israeli-controlled Area C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2016, 2:18 PM

Arutz Sheva exposé stops illegal Arab building

Road from Nabi Samuel renovated over Shabbat without Civil Administration approval - and with EU money.Hezki Baruch, 12/20/2015, 4:25 PM

Hypocrisy: Why are these illegal mosques not demolished?

Regavim reveals hundreds of illegal mosques nationwide ignored or legalized, even as synagogue is slated for destruction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2015, 5:57 PM

Report: High Court Favors Left's Building Complaints

A study shows that the High Court has a strong record in enforcing rules against construction in Judea and Samaria – by Jews, but not Arabs.Moshe Cohen, 6/11/2015, 2:02 PM

MK Struk Decries 'State of Chaos' in Judea and Samaria

When it comes to building and environment laws, Judea and Samaria is really the 'wild west,' MKs discovered Monday.Yaakov Levi, 3/24/2014, 10:12 PM

Palestinian Authority Builds Illegally in E1

After US rejects Israel's building in the area, PA rushes to build hundreds of illegal caravans in the area - to prevent Israel building.Tova Dvorin , 11/22/2013, 8:14 AM

Police, IDF Destroy Jewish Outpost, Access Denied

State carries out demolition at Givat Gal Yosef, near Shilo. MK Ben Ari slams Netanyahu, Barak. Supporter access denied.Gil Ronen, 10/5/2011, 10:59 PM

Edelstein Wants Answers on Anti-Settler Officer

Minister wants explanations ASAP following IDF Civil Administration Head's anti-settler remarks.Gil Ronen, 9/6/2011, 5:20 PM

Wakf Fence Torn Down in Northern Jerusalem

Assessments: Muslim Wakf may have been hoping to complete construction of king Hussein's palace.Gil Ronen, 8/15/2011, 9:19 AM

Wakf Building Illegally at Biblical Givat Shaul

Workers and tractors are readying the ground for construction at Tel al-Ful in northern Jerusalem. Will Mayor Barkat allow it?Gil Ronen, 8/11/2011, 6:06 PM

Mosque Construction Near Begin's Tomb Goes On Despite Order

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, David Hadari, arrived to personally deliver the cease and desist order, and was ignored by mosque workmen. David ben Yacov, 6/30/2011, 8:10 PM