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Poll: Hamas will win the Palestinian elections

Hamas stands neck-and-neck in Judea-Samaria, and wins by a massive margin, in a recent poll conducted ahead of PA elections.Dalit Halevi, 8/28/2016, 9:13 AM

'A boycott of Judea and Samaria is a boycott of all of Israel'

Minister Yuval Steinitz visits the industrial zone in northern Samaria, blasts Brussels Airlines boycott of Israeli halva.Reut Hadar, 8/26/2016, 5:16 AM

Cop fined for attacking Samaria resident

The court ordered compensation of 13,000 shekels, after a cop refused to identify himself to a Binyamin security guard - and attacked him.Rachel Kaplan, 8/24/2016, 3:49 PM

'Their arrest is unnecessary, and political'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir claims police have 'political agenda' to infringe upon rights of religious Jews after 32 arrested at Joseph's Tomb.Rachel Kaplan, 8/23/2016, 6:02 PM

New commander for the Binyamin region

Colonel Yuval Gaz was appointed on Monday as the regional brigade commander of the Binyamin region.Rachel Kaplan, 8/22/2016, 10:35 PM

Where are the Palestinian Gandhis?

Yisrael Kalman, 8/22/2016, 8:30 AM

Hypocrites all: What does it mean to be pro-Israel in 2016?

Clearly, something beyond our day is being written, nearly like a Biblical new Chapter, with the story of our Jewish people’s return to Israel.   Howard Teich, 8/16/2016, 8:48 AM

'Israeli sovereignty in Judea and Samaria will promote peace'

In visit to Gush Etzion, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein expresses support for initiatives to apply sovereignty to Judea and Samaria.Shimon Cohen, 8/15/2016, 9:28 PM

Congressman who called Yesha Jews 'termites' toured Israel

Hank Johnson, who recently compared Jewish communities over the Green Line to 'termites' toured Israel, including Judea and Samaria in May.JTA, 8/14/2016, 12:25 PM

Kahlon blocks funds for Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria

Finance Minister shuts down talks with Agriculture Ministry over funding for projects across Judea and Samaria.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 8/11/2016, 11:24 AM

Zionist Union MK visits towns slated for demolition

MK Eitan Broshi, member of the left-wing Zionist Union, visits Ofra and Amona, hailed as 'true friend' by residents.Eliran Aharon, 8/9/2016, 11:25 AM

Congressman who called 'settlers' termites meets local Jews

Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA) meets Jewish leaders in Atlanta after apologizing for likening Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria to termites.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2016, 4:12 AM

Minister Shaked expresses support for singer's Samaria show

Singer Gali Atari makes clear she won't cancel performance at festival in town of Shiloh in Samaria, despite reports of leftist protests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2016, 11:08 AM

Leftist actress recounts her visit to Judea & Samaria

Actress Rivka Michaeli, part of far-left 'B'Tselem' organization, confesses to mixed feelings upon visiting family of Rabbi Michael Mark.Reut Hadar, 8/3/2016, 10:24 AM

Facing peace push, 'settlers' present a new face to the world

Efrat Mayor Oded Revivi makes the case of the Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria to the world.Andrew Tobin, 8/3/2016, 1:06 AM

Smotrich fought for Judea-Samaria - and won

Knesset is expected to pass a law which would equate Judea-Samaria residents with the rest of Israel in one important area - tax breaks.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 2:15 PM

Flashback: Congressman Johnson afraid island will capsize

Representative Hank Johnson of Georgia, who said yesterday that Jewish 'settlers' are like 'termites', has a history of curious statements.Shai Landesman, 7/26/2016, 10:38 AM

Congressman issues weak apology for calling 'settlers' termites

Georgia Democratic Congressman Rep. Hank Johnson acknowledges 'poor choice of words' but fails to issue full apology.JTA, 7/26/2016, 9:59 AM

Ben-Gurion favored Judea-Samaria withdrawal, new film shows

Newly rediscovered footage of a 1968 interview with 1st prime minister shows he was for relinquishing territory for peace, except Jerusalem.JTA, 7/26/2016, 5:37 AM

'The threat to Amona is receding'

Minister Gila Gamliel speaks about continuing efforts to avert demolition, including readiness to ram through legislation if necessary.Shimon Cohen, 7/25/2016, 4:53 PM

Watch: Jewish embodiment and redemption in Bat Ayin

Fascinating series explores the Jews of Bat Ayin, a Judean hills community in Gush Etzion nestled between Jerusalem and Hevron.Ari Soffer, 7/19/2016, 1:26 PM

'First sovereignty in Ma'ale Adumim, then all Judea and Samaria'

Bill to apply Israeli sovereignty to Ma'ale Adumim officially initiated in what promoters say is the first of many further steps.Hezki Baruch, 7/18/2016, 6:35 PM

Egypt joins in attack on Israeli construction

Egypt says Israel's construction plans in Maale Adumim and in Jerusalem harm the peace process.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/9/2016, 2:15 AM

Judea and Samaria - it's all in a name

Using the term "West Bank" is a symptom of our malaise. Paula R. Stern, 7/7/2016, 7:04 AM

'Annex the communities of greater Jerusalem'

Minister Yisrael Katz: Israel should promote its own initiative in the region and not capitulate to foreign attempts to impose peace.Yoni Kempinski, 7/7/2016, 1:16 AM

State Department blasts Israeli 'systematic land seizures'

State Department uses unusually strong language in condemning Israel's plans to build in Maale Adumim and in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 7/6/2016, 6:14 AM

CNN omits Judea and Samaria in report on terror

CNN publishes updated map of places in which terror attacks took place this month, fails to include attacks on Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 7/6/2016, 2:13 AM

Majority of Israeli Jews against territorial withdrawals

Peace Index survey shows most Israeli Jews and Arabs support a referendum withdrawing from Judea and Samaria - but agree on little else.Ari Soffer, 7/5/2016, 2:31 PM

42 'new' building tenders in Kiryat Arba? 'A total farce'

Yesha Council head says gov't 'insulting the intelligence' of Judea-Samaria residents by recycling old tenders, inept response to terror.Eliran Aharon, 7/5/2016, 11:10 AM

Glick: Construction is the answer to terror

"The power of life will defeat the power of darkness," says MK Yehuda Glick following recent terrorist attacks.Eliran Aharon, 7/4/2016, 4:45 AM

Thousands commemorate Gush Etzion Jewish presence anniversary

Oz veGaon established two summers ago in memory of the three abducted/murdered youths who became a symbol of national unity.Hillel Fendel, 7/4/2016, 12:12 AM

Dozens protest terror wave as Cabinet convenes

Dozens gather in Judea and Samaria to protest the series of murderous terrorist attacks over the last few days.Uzi Baruch, 7/3/2016, 5:42 AM

Quartet blasts PA incitement but also 'settlement construction'

As anticipated, Middle East Quartet criticizes both Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria as well as the PA's incitement to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2016, 8:23 PM

Report: Quartet to avoid branding 'settlements' as 'illegal'

Senior Israeli official claims victory over upcoming International Quartet report, which won't hand legal 'weapon' to Palestinians.David HaCohen, 6/29/2016, 11:50 AM

French municipality votes to boycott 'settlement products'

Bondy, a municipality located near Paris, passes a motion declaring a boycott of Israeli “settlement goods”.Ben Ariel, 6/28/2016, 6:29 AM

MK Yogev praises security forces in fight against terror

Jewish Home MK and other members of Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee visit Judea and Samaria communities.Hezki Baruch, 6/27/2016, 4:42 AM

Samaria: Father defies 'undemocratic' order to send son away

Parents protest against unexplained orders for 15-year-old to leave his home.Hillel Fendel, 6/24/2016, 7:40 AM

Officials: 'Nothing new' in Quartet report on Judea and Samaria

European officials say Quartet report expected to criticize Israel will not include any criticism that hasn't been sounded in the past.Nitsan Keidar, 6/24/2016, 2:14 AM

Trump could support annexing Judea and Samaria, says adviser

Trump adviser David Friedman believes Republican presidential candidate would support Israel annexing parts of Judea and Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 6/23/2016, 11:46 PM

Herzog sells the Brooklyn Bridge - again

Israel can keep the Western Wall – everything else must go. Jack Engelhard, 6/21/2016, 12:18 PM

Gush Etzion head welcomes additional budget

Davidi Perl says government decision on additional budget to Judea and Samaria is the right thing to do.Eliran Aharon, 6/20/2016, 4:16 AM

Gov't approves millions in support of Judea and Samaria

'The resilience of the resident of Judea and Samaria are a primary national interest'; MKs, ministers hail emergency budget.Ari Soffer, 6/19/2016, 2:45 PM

Netanyahu vows to crack down on illegal Arab construction

Cabinet expected to approve financial assistance to Judea and Samaria communities, tighter law enforcement in Arab sector.Ari Soffer, 6/19/2016, 12:48 PM

IDF imposes closure on Judea and Samaria, closes Gaza crossings

Palestinian Arab entry into Israel will not be allowed during Shavuot with the exception of humanitarian cases.Ben Ariel, 6/10/2016, 12:13 AM

How many Arabs live in Judea-Samaria? No one knows

Palestinian Authority statistics impossible to independently verify - while Knesset subcommittee finds the IDF has no idea at all.Ari Soffer, 6/7/2016, 5:55 PM

Judea and Samaria top Shabbat destination for haredi students

But growing connections between haredi yeshiva students and national-religious towns in Judea and Samaria have some in haredi world worried.David Rosenberg, 6/5/2016, 11:16 AM

Housing Minister: Government isn't building in Judea and Samaria

Construction and Housing Minister Yoav Galant admits the government’s policy is not to build in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2016, 6:12 AM

Government announces plan to upgrade Judea-Samaria checkpoints

Israeli government to spend $78 million on upgrading checkpoints between the PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria and Israel.Ben Ariel, 5/20/2016, 4:16 AM

Palestinian Authority claims Arab majority by 2020

Report by Palestinian Authority suggests 12.4 million Palestinians worldwide, equal number of Jews and Arabs between river and sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 6:18 PM

Herzog demands official building freeze in Judea and Samaria

Negotiations to expand coalition gaining momentum as Herzog looks to win over support within party, extract concessions from Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2016, 11:19 AM

Poll: Israel not occupying Judea-Samaria, peace unlikely with PA

Poll ahead of Independence Day reveals most Jews believe Israel has a right to Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 5/9/2016, 4:31 PM

Amona residents reject evacuation deal: 'You can't buy us'

Samaria town slated for demolition rejects deal to evacuate in exchange for new community.Uzi Baruch, 5/7/2016, 11:51 PM

Defense Ministry to demolish Amona, build new Samaria town

Government planning to destroy Amona, near Ofra, build replacement community near Shilo with 139 housing units.David Rosenberg, 5/7/2016, 9:09 PM

Trump: Israel should keep building in Judea and Samaria

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump says Israel should 'keep moving forward' in response to Arab terror.Ari Soffer, 5/3/2016, 8:53 PM

Beginning of annexation? 'Norms' law gains support

Support grows for proposal to apply Israeli law in Judea and Samaria. Minister denies proposal would constitute annexation.David Rosenberg, 5/2/2016, 5:41 PM

Israel's Biblical heartland gears up for Passover tourism influx

Binyamin Region of Samaria is bursting with incredible tourism attractions - and they want the world to know it.Ari Soffer, 4/18/2016, 4:55 PM

'Mile markers' in Judea-Samaria to save lives

Yellow concrete blocks to provide IDF with exact location in the event of an attack or accident.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/13/2016, 9:20 PM