The bill that could change rulings in Judea and Samaria

Justice Minister Shaked aims to reduce burden on Supreme Court by transferring authority for several issues to lower court.Uzi Baruch, Wednesday, 11:33 AM

Irish Senate to vote on boycott of 'settlements'

Irish MP says Israel’s entry ban for BDS supporters will not deter opposition from supporting bill outlawing trade with “settlements”.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 6:15 AM

Report: Obama 'shocked' by settlement expansion

Maps of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria shocked then-President Obama into withholding veto on anti-Israel UN resolution.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 9:36 AM

Terrorist captured following bomb attack in Samaria

IDF forces nab terrorist after bomb hurled at Jewish man at bus stop in Samaria.David Rosenberg, 7/8/2018, 10:05 PM

Special guest in Gush Etzion: Yair Netanyahu

PM's son tours Netiv Ha'avot neighborhood Alon Shvut, Deer Land Park, Herodion National Park, and winery in Gush Etzion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 10:54 PM

Israel bars European diplomats from illegal Arab town

IDF declares illegally-built Bedouin encampment near Jerusalem a closed military zone, blocks EU envoys from visiting.David Rosenberg, 7/5/2018, 8:04 PM

Terrorist who dropped block on IDF soldier indicted for murder

Charges filed against Arab terrorist who killed IDF soldier from elite unit during arrest operation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 3:50 PM

Arab carjacking gang busted

Thieves reportedly cut off Israeli vehicles on the road - then forced them to stop, allowing them to steal victim's car.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2018, 2:52 PM

30 million shekels to improve reception in Judea and Samaria

Communications Minister visits Beitar Illit, says he allocated 30 million shekels to improve cellular reception in Judea and Samaria.Chaim Lev, 7/1/2018, 6:09 AM

Netanyahu will not receive 'Friend of the Settlements award'

Event honoring PM by the Binyamin Regional Council postponed amid unrest over award after destruction of Netiv Ha'avot homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2018, 5:55 PM

'Our deterrence is zero - we don't have resources'

Civil Admin. aims to bring more water to Judea and Samaria amid massive theft. 'Arab farmers use huge amounts of water they don't pay for.'Hezki Baruch, 6/19/2018, 2:02 PM

'Hamas terror plot proves Israel must control Judea, Samaria'

PM Netanyahu says Hamas terror plot to pursue suicide bombings, shooting attacks shows Israel must have full control of Judea, Samaria.David Rosenberg, 6/17/2018, 6:55 PM

The next eviction: Tapuah West

Clashes in the area of the Shomron community of Tapuah West ahead of planned evacuation next week.Orli Harari, 6/17/2018, 5:43 AM

First time in Judea and Samaria: Offensive drone in action

Flying long distances quickly and releasing riot dispersal material accurately - Binyamin Brigade presents the new offensive drone.Michal Oria, IDF Website, 6/14/2018, 1:32 PM

Former minister on Netiv Ha'avot: Pointless destruction

Former Minister Gideon Sa'ar says planned demolition in Netiv Ha’avot is pointless, calls for a change in paradigm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2018, 5:43 AM

Smotrich: Dismantle the Civil Administration

MK calls to dissolve Civil Administration for Judea and Samaria to bring Jewish towns under civilian control.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2018, 4:48 PM

Security Council postpones vote on 'protection' of Palestinians

Vote on Kuwait's resolution calling for the “protection” of Palestinian Arabs postponed after U.S. seeks changes.Elad Benari, 6/1/2018, 12:32 AM

Next stop: Tapuah Junction

Transportation Minister Katz approves extension of train line connecting central Israel to Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 5/31/2018, 10:21 AM

Bill to remove Judea, Samaria cases from Supreme Court advances

Knesset passes bill to transfer authority for Judea and Samaria from Supreme Court to Administrative Affairs Court passes first reading.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2018, 7:36 PM

Hamas fears the Emirate Plan is becoming a reality

A Hamas website article attempts to predict the future of the Palestinian Arabs after Abbas and warns of the growing possibility of the Emirate Plan coming to pass.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 5/27/2018, 3:59 PM

2,500 units in Judea and Samaria to be approved for construction

2,500 new housing units to be approved for immediate construction, while plans for another 1,400 units to advance, across 30 communities.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 5/24/2018, 9:55 AM

Mass riots planned for Judea and Samaria Friday

Following seven weeks of riots and infiltration attempts on Gaza border, Islamists plan major escalations in Judea, Samaria, and Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 5/17/2018, 3:42 PM

Ex Shin Bet chief: 'Annexing Judea and Samaria a terrible idea'

Former Shin Bet head Yoram Cohen expresses strong opposition to annexation of Judea and Samaria. 'Not worth it to take irreversible steps.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2018, 12:09 PM

Judea and Samaria salutes President Trump

Josh Hasten interviews representatives from Judea and Samaria about the significance of moving the US embassy to Jerusalem.The Land Of Israel Network, 5/15/2018, 4:44 AM

'Israeli control over Judea, Samaria - a security necessity'

Housing Minister explains why Israel's security requires an Israeli hold of Judea and Samaria and the Jordan Valley.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2018, 7:55 AM

Judea and Samaria traffic police ticket 593 in recent crackdown

Enforcement focused on driving in a manner that endangers others and aggressive, bullying driving.Tzvi Lev, 5/6/2018, 10:42 AM

'The era of uprooting settlements for no reason has ended'

MKs, ministers praise committee report detailing legal means of preventing destruction of thousands of Jewish homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2018, 11:54 AM

The solution that will save thousands of Jewish homes?

Committee of legal experts releases recommendations to prevent demolition of 7,000 structures in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2018, 10:14 AM

Planes landing at Ben Gurion now fly over Samaria

Runway upgrades at Ben Gurion Airport cause flight path changes.Ido Ben Porat, 4/30/2018, 11:07 AM

PA preparing for 'Nakba Day'

Nakba Day events in Judea and Samaria to include riots and mourning over the "catastrophe" of the establishment of the State of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 4/27/2018, 4:37 AM

State Dep't won't say if it views Judea, Samaria as 'occupied'

State Department won't say if it views Judea, Samaria, Golan or Gaza as “occupied territory” after removing term from human rights report.Ben Ariel, 4/26/2018, 6:16 AM

Amb Friedman seeks to call Judea and Samaria by biblical names

Senior officials say US Ambassador to Israel seeking to be able to say 'Judea and Samaria; in official statements instead of 'West Bank.'Gary Willig, 4/25/2018, 5:52 PM

International law and the State of Israel

Prof. Eugene Kontorovich: Israel liberated its own territory in 1967. Therefor the Fourth Geneva Convention (FGC) does not apply and the settlements are legal. Ted Belman, 4/24/2018, 11:30 PM

Drones banned in Judea, Samaria

New ban prohibits owning unmanned, remote-controlled aerial devices. Prohibition applies to Israelis and Arabs alike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2018, 10:32 AM

IDF rounds up 19 terror suspects

More than 15 of the suspects are wanted Hamas members, IDF troops close down printing press used for disseminating incitement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2018, 8:18 AM

Trump admin drops references to Judea, Samaria as 'occupied'

In a first for the US, State Department erases references to 'Israeli occupation' in annual report. PA says 'US has sided with Israel.'David Rosenberg, 4/21/2018, 9:51 PM

Suspects in incitement against IDF commander released

Court orders release of two teenagers arrested for posting leaflets against Samaria Regional Brigade Commander.Reut Hadar, 4/20/2018, 5:13 AM

Haaretz: Stats rendered struggle against settlements 'pathetic'

Haaretz editor admits: Growth of Jewish population in Judea, Samaria render struggle against settlements 'pathetic and ineffective'.Baruch Gordon, 4/18/2018, 9:30 AM

Likud minister: 500 new homes to be built in Samaria town

Culture Minister Regev promises approval of 500 new homes, industrial zones, after Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2018, 2:08 PM

Agriculture Minister thanks world Judea and Samaria supporters

Charoset from Golan and wine from Shomron: Israel supporters worldwide receive packages of Judea and Samaria products in honor of Passover.Mordechai Sones, 4/4/2018, 10:50 AM

Itamar resident arrested for possessing 3 illegal aircraft

Judea and Samaria resident found to illegally possess two helicopters and an airplane, as well as a private camouflaged runway.Tzvi Lev, 3/29/2018, 7:32 PM

IDF, police crack down on reckless drivers in Judea and Samaria

Operation underway to cut down on number of fatal accidents on Judea and Samaria roads.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 8:26 PM

General closure on Judea, Samaria, and Gaza declared

Citing security situation, IDF announces closure of crossings to Gaza Strip, Judea and Samaria during Passover festival.David Rosenberg, 3/28/2018, 10:21 AM

'Sovereignty is not the granting of an immediate right to vote'

Deputy Defense Minister says application of sovereignty over Judea and Samaria would not make Israel undemocratic.Shimon Cohen, 3/27/2018, 8:37 PM

Will Jewish communities have no water during the summer?

Energy Minister holds urgent meeting with Yesha Council leaders after discovery that water infrastructure plans held up as summer approachesArutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2018, 3:33 PM

Surge in Judea and Samaria building permits in 2017

Five new communities, 2,783 new housing units, and 6,742 housing permits for Judea and Samaria during Trump's first year in office.David Rosenberg, 3/26/2018, 11:13 AM

French consulate official smuggled weapons to Judea, Samaria

Two employees of French consulate in Jerusalem suspected of using consulate vehicle to smuggle guns.David Rosenberg, 3/19/2018, 10:13 AM

Arabs to riot in Judea, Samaria and Gaza

Another day of rioting expected on Friday in Judea, Samaria and Gaza, as Arabs protest U.S. and Israeli policy.Dalit Halevi, 3/16/2018, 1:07 AM

'Declare sovereignty - the world will understand'

Former Minister Gideon Sa'ar tells Yesha leaders this is the opportunity to declare sovereignty of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2018, 6:58 PM

Showing Congress the beauty of Judea and Samaria

Take a peek at the behind-the-scenes activity of bringing senior officials to Israel and presenting it in the most positive light.The Land Of Israel Network, 3/13/2018, 1:12 AM

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

Fatah official: FIFA caved to Israeli pressure

Jibril Rajoub, who heads the Palestine Football Association, blasts FIFA for failing to ban clubs based in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 2/28/2018, 6:46 AM

Watch: Sovereignty - checkmate!

A history of the political chess game between left and right in Israel, and how the sovereignty movement aims to end the stalemate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2018, 9:24 AM

Watch: Republican congressmen summarize Israel visit

Congressmen Scott Tipton and David B. McKinley discuss visiting Judea and Samaria, their meeting with Netanyahu and U.S.-Israel relations.Yoni Kempinski, 2/26/2018, 1:13 AM

General closure on Judea and Samaria on Purim

Israel to impose general closure on Judea and Samaria during Purim holiday, Crossings to Gaza will be closed as well.Kobi Finkler, 2/26/2018, 12:12 AM

Netanyahu: No deliberations on Sovereignty Law

PM pushes off planned discussion on application of Israeli sovereignty to Judea and Samaria until Knesset's summer session.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2018, 6:39 PM

'The Palestinians live a good life in Samaria'

MK Sharren Haskel tours Samaria with Swedish officials who admit: This is not the picture we are getting in Sweden.Hezki Baruch, 2/23/2018, 4:42 AM