Shamir Given Task of Solving Bedouin Settlement Problem

The government on Sunday appointed Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ya'ir Shamir to deal with Bedouin settlementsDavid Lev, 1/5/2014, 5:08 PM

Prawer Plan Back in Knesset, Causing Heated Debate

Bill to resettle illegal Bedouin settlements back in Knesset for second and third readings, despite reports it was dropped; debate ensues.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2013, 8:01 PM

Video: Jewish Man Throws Hot Tea on MK Tibi

Arab MK, a former advisor to Yasser Arafat with a penchant for incitement, suffered light injuries.Gil Ronen, 12/19/2013, 6:27 PM

Protester Throws Hot Tea at MK Ahmed Tibi

Jewish man throws hot tea at radical Arab-Israeli MK during controversial protests in support of illegal Bedouin settlements.Maayana Miskin, 12/19/2013, 2:56 PM

Shamir to Replace Begin in Bedouin Land Plan Discussions

Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir is expected to replace Benny Begin as the person in charge of implementing the Prawer Plan.Elad Benari, 12/17/2013, 2:12 AM

Regev: Talks on Prawer Plan Will Continue

MK Miri Regev says that the discussions over the Bedouin land plan will continue, despite claims that it is being shelved.Elad Benari, 12/13/2013, 2:15 AM

Jewish NGO Pleased with Prawer Decision

Regavim says Arab rejection shows that 'handing out free gifts only projects weakness.'Gil Ronen, 12/12/2013, 8:57 PM

Government Drops Prawer Plan for Bedouins

“There is no majority in the coalition for the bill," says its author, ex-minister Benny Begin.Gil Ronen and AFP, 12/12/2013, 7:34 PM

'Rabbis for Human Rights' Compares Israel to Czarist Russia

Far-left group accused of incitement for comparing Negev plan to Czarist ‘pale of settlement.’Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013, 8:53 AM

Liberman and Bennett Unite to Torpedo Prawer Plan

Agreement between 2 charges that relevant info has been hidden from MKs in debates over plan to organize Bedouin Negev settlement.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2013, 9:17 AM

Arab MKs Ask Kerry to Stop Bedouin Land Plan

Prawer-Begin Plan is "ethnic cleansing" of Negev Bedouin, claim Arab MKs in letter to Kerry.Elad Benari, 12/6/2013, 6:14 AM

‘The Negev is a Powderkeg’

Local leader warns that socio-economic gap between Jews, Bedouin is creating hate, says Israel must rebuild Bedouin trust.Maayana Miskin, 12/3/2013, 10:34 PM

Islamic Movement: All Negev Lands Belong to Islam

Extremist movement claims that MKs, representatives participated in 'Day of Rage' protests on their behalf.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2013, 3:43 PM

Ariel: We'll Keep Negotiating - and Building

Housing Minister calls Palestinian Authority threats to leave negotiations if more building in Judea, Samaria "nonsense."Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2013, 10:32 AM

Hezbollah Slams Israel's 'Racist' Bedouin Land Plan

Lebanon-based Hezbollah group says "Prawer-Begin Plan" is another chapter in Israel's plans to "Judaize" the Negev.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 4:16 AM

Video: Arab MK Aids Rioters

MK Ahmed Tibi tries to stop police from arresting a young rioter.Gil Ronen, 12/1/2013, 6:18 PM

Feiglin: Weakness in Negev Starts on Temple Mount

Likud MK says Israel is exhibiting 'utter weakness and flaccidity' vis-a-vis the Bedouin regarding land issues.Gil Ronen, 12/1/2013, 4:02 PM

'Prove to Tibi and Friends that Violence Does Not Pay'

Transportation Minister addresses 'day of rage,' stating: 'the road to hell is paved with good intentions.'Tova Dvorin, 12/1/2013, 12:41 PM

Liberman: 'Building Permits Aren't Only Required For Jews'

Foreign Minister attacks 'day of rage' protests over plan to organize illegal Bedouin settlement, calls for new plan and no benefits.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2013, 8:39 PM

'Day of Rage' Over Bedouin Settlement Plans

Plans to organize illegal Bedouin settlement in the Negev elicit protests throughout Israel with arrests and injuries.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2013, 7:57 PM

Knesset Tours Negev, Arab MKs Boycott

Tensions high as MKs tour the Negev.Maayana Miskin, 11/24/2013, 2:54 PM