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UN chief blasts Israel's 'stifling occupation'

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon blasts Israel one day after sympathizing with terrorists.Elad Benari, 1/28/2016, 4:43 AM

Power: Anger shouldn't lead to violence

American Ambassador reiterates her country's objection to Israeli "settlements" but denounces violence.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2016, 5:14 AM

PA threatens to force Israeli withdrawal

PA blasts Israel for its “settlement attack”, calls on the international community to force Israel to withdraw from Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 1/26/2016, 5:14 AM

PA trying to have 'settlements' declared illegal

PA continues diplomatic offensive against Israel, trying to advance a resolution condemning communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 1/21/2016, 6:15 AM

Erekat hails EU's 'anti-settlement' resolution

PA chief negotiator says EU should ban products from Judea and Samaria after passing resolution voiding agreements in that area.Ben Ariel, 1/19/2016, 6:30 AM

Next step in the EU boycott of Judea and Samaria

The EU is set to limit all agreements with Israel, and to apply them to outside of Judea and Samaria only.Shimon Cohen, 1/17/2016, 8:39 AM

EU resolution further singles out 'settlements'

Israel working to block EU resolution that emphasizes the distinction between Israel and "settlements".Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/15/2016, 10:44 PM

'We need a long term vision for Judea-Samaria'

Kulanu MK Roy Folkman says Israel needs to 'refocus' and look at building in Judea-Samaria as a whole, not just as series of 'hilltops.'Hezki Baruch, 1/10/2016, 1:28 PM

30 percent of Judea-Samaria population is haredi

Study finds Judea-Samaria population is 30% haredi, 22% secular and 47% National Religious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2016, 10:18 AM

407,118

The up to date number of Jews in Judea and Samaria, not counting Jerusalem.Former MK Yaakov Katz, 1/9/2016, 6:42 PM

The solution to Israel's housing problem: Samaria

With 93% of Judea and Samaria unpopulated by either Jew or Arab, the potential exists to solve Israel's housing crisis.Raphael Poch, 12/21/2015, 10:11 PM

Ambassador criticizes Israeli 'settlement growth'

Ambassador Samantha Power speaks at Haaretz Conference, says Israeli "settlements" raise questions about its objectives.Elad Benari, 12/14/2015, 6:13 AM

Meet 'The Settlers'

Who are 'the settlers'? Viral video clip challenges stereotypes, showcases the diversity of the Jews the world loves to hate.Ari Soffer, 12/8/2015, 8:34 PM

Greece rejects EU Israel labeling policy

Joining Hungary, Greek government tells Jerusalem it will defy controversial European Union policy to label Jewish-made 'settlement goods.'Hillel Fendel, 12/6/2015, 1:05 PM

Foreign Ministry document: 'Settlements' are legal

Foreign Ministry to distribute new legal opinion which clearly states that communities in Judea and Samaria are perfectly legal.Nitsan Keidar, 12/4/2015, 4:13 AM

The wages of labeling

Stop providing Europe with anti-terror intelligence. Douglas Altabef, 12/3/2015, 6:57 PM

Bundestag President: 'calm down' about EU marking

Norbert Lammert tells Yuli Edelstein EU decision to label products made in Golan, Judea, Samaria is wrong, but not anti-Semitic.Nitsan Keidar, 12/3/2015, 11:03 AM

Netanyahu tells Kerry: No construction freeze

Senior source tells Arutz Sheva PM expects 'international recognition' of right to build in 'major settlement blocs.'Hezki Baruch, 11/24/2015, 6:27 PM

Akunis to double R&D budget for Judea and Samaria

Science Minister Ofir Akunis announces doubling of research and development project budgets in Judea, Samaria, and the Golan.Moshe Cohen, 11/17/2015, 4:53 PM

Watch: 'Settlers stand with France'

Samaria activists hand out flags emblazoned with message of support outside French embassy - but they also have a point to make.Ari Soffer, 11/16/2015, 10:04 PM

'In Judea and Samaria, it's either Israel or ISIS'

Education Min. blasts rivals for supporting Palestinian state, derides calls for Israeli concessions; 'Will France give up half of Paris'?Ari Soffer, 11/16/2015, 4:25 PM

'Israel can, and should, fight EU labeling plans'

Glaring EU inconsistency gives Israel a good case to fight 'settlement' labeling move - but if it doesn't this will only be the beginning.Ari Soffer, 11/11/2015, 8:25 PM

EU approves labeling Judea-Samaria Jewish goods

After lengthy process European Union finally issues verdict, will label Jewish produce in move branded 'anti-Semitic' by Israel.Ari Soffer, 11/11/2015, 2:05 PM

Hotovely opens war against Judea-Samaria labeling

'There are over 200 territorial disputes in the world, but the European Union is singling out Israel,' Dept. Foreign Minister declares.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 11/3/2015, 5:39 PM

Knesset rejects bill to defund boycott supporters

Despite likely support from coalition MKs, Avigdor Liberman's refusal to postpone vote prompts resounding loss.Cynthia Blank, 10/22/2015, 9:36 AM

Christian Zionists Flock to Help Samaria Farmers

Undeterred by wave of Arab terror, hundreds of volunteers from Hayovel show their solidarity with hard work - and an inspiring new song.Ari Soffer, 10/21/2015, 12:01 PM

Regev: We Will Not be Deterred by Terror

Minister Miri Regev tours the Binyamin region, says Israelis will continue normal lives despite terror wave.Ornit Etzer, 10/21/2015, 3:14 AM

Left Outraged Over Judea-Samaria Products

Leftist MKs react with anger over proposed motion that companies from Judea and Samaria will be prioritized in Knesset tenders.Ido Ben Porat, 10/20/2015, 6:55 AM

State Dept. Backtracks on 'Settlements' Comment

State Department spokesman insists Kerry not trying to assign blame when he linked "settlements" with Arab terror wave.Ben Ariel, 10/15/2015, 6:14 AM

France Advancing Resolution on 'Settlements'?

Senior officials say France intends to advance a UN resolution on Jewish communities in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2015, 6:47 AM

Israel, PA Discuss Measures to Calm Violence

Amid wave of violence, security officials hold emergency meeting at undisclosed location in Judea-Samaria.Ari Soffer, 10/7/2015, 3:58 PM

Spat over Photo-Op Nearly Derailed Meeting with PM

Prime Minister planned to meet Judea and Samaria leadership, but they refused to have a picture taken with him and 'participate in his PR.'Hezki Baruch, 10/6/2015, 5:55 PM

Photos: Judea and Samaria Residents Protest Attack

Residents of the Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria take to the streets to protest the shooting attack near Itamar.Refael Levi, 10/2/2015, 4:15 AM

Yesha Council: Build in Response to Abbas

Yesha Council urges the government to announce new construction in Judea and Samaria as a response to PA chairman's UN speech.Uzi Baruch, 10/1/2015, 3:15 AM

EU MP: Labeling Israeli Goods is Illegal

European parliamentarian says Israel should be making more of its strong legal case against EU moves to label Judea-Samaria produce.Yoni Kempinski, 9/30/2015, 4:57 PM

Nationalists Inaugurate Israel Redemption Fund

Nationalists, headed by the Nachala movement, launch a new fund for the building of the land of Israel, modeled after the JNF blue boxes.Eliran Aharon, 9/25/2015, 12:12 AM

IDF: Remember, PA-Controlled Areas Are Jew-Free

Military issues reminder to Jews not to stray into Palestinian Authority areas out of fear Arabs will murder them.Uzi Baruch, 9/24/2015, 9:58 PM

EU to Label 'Settlement' Products Next Month

Senior official reveals discriminatory labeling to start in October, opines damage to Jews makes harm to Arabs worthwhile.Shimon Cohen, 9/21/2015, 9:53 AM

Watch: Matisyahu Meets Samaria Leader; 'We Won'

Fresh from Spain controversy, international reggae star sticks middle finger up at BDS with solidarity meeting with Samaria Region head.Yoni Kempinski, 9/15/2015, 9:07 PM

UK Chief Rabbi 'Settlements' Remark Misrepresented

Comments by Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis over 'settlement building' were totally misrepresented, source tells Arutz Sheva. Why?Ari Soffer, 9/13/2015, 11:35 AM

'Unsung Hero' of Judea and Samaria Shalom Honored

Interior Minister Silvan Shalom was regaled as a hero of Jewish settlement in Judea and Samaria Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 9/10/2015, 12:25 PM

Boycotters 'Know Nothing of What Goes On Here'

In Barkan, Israelis and Palestinians work together in peace; owner says Palestinian workers will suffer the most from anti-Israel boycotts.Eliran Aharon, 9/7/2015, 1:25 PM

France Backs Labeling Israeli 'Settlement Produce'

French Economy Min. says Paris favors EU move to label Jewish-made goods from Judea and Samaria; decision imminent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2015, 8:55 PM

Luxembour: Largest Grocery Chain Bans Israel Goods

Business as usual: High-ranking Minister here on working visit, with nary a word about anti-Semitic boycott of all Israeli farm produce.Hillel Fendel, 9/6/2015, 1:47 PM

EU Soon to Decide on Labeling 'Settlement' Produce

EU foreign policy chief Frederica Mogherini says decision imminent; foreign ministers stress move not meant to 'boycott' Israel.Orli Harari, 9/5/2015, 8:02 PM

First Day in School - First School Year in Israel

Arutz Sheva speaks to newly-arrived olim from France to hear of their hopes for the new academic year in the Jewish homeland.Yoni Kempinski, 9/2/2015, 8:14 PM

President Sings with Israeli Schoolchildren

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin chose to open the new school year yesterday at an elementary school in Peduel, Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, 9/2/2015, 4:13 PM

Wounded Israeli: It Was a Very Big Miracle

Ronen Edri who was wounded in shooting attack near Kedumim recalls the ordeal, says it was a miracle that he wasn't more seriously hurt.Yoni Kempinski, 8/31/2015, 4:14 AM

Huckabee's Mission to Reclaim 'Judea-Samaria'

Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is creating a storm with solidarity visits to Judea-Samaria - and refusing to say 'West Bank.'Ari Soffer, 8/20/2015, 8:55 PM

Fire Breaks Out at Judea and Samaria Gas Station

Police suspect arson after fire breaks out at a gas station near the community of Eli.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/14/2015, 10:14 PM

Fatah Threatens More Attacks in Judea and Samaria

The Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigade, Fatah’s “military wing”, threatens terrorist attacks in Judea and Samaria in response to the Duma arson.Dalit Halevi, 8/11/2015, 4:45 AM

Yossi Dagan: Man Fronting the Battle for Samaria

New Samaria Regional Authority head shares his hopes for Israel's ancestral and strategic heartland; 'Obama can't dictate to us.'Rochel Sylvetsky , 8/10/2015, 5:49 PM

Zionist Union MK Under Fire for Visiting Binyamin

MK Danny Atar attacked by leftists on Facebook after touring the Mateh Binyamin Regional Council.Ido Ben Porat, 8/3/2015, 3:46 AM

Shaked: Take Housing Issues Away From High Court

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked has a suggestion: Establish a special court to deal with housing disputes in Judea and Samaria.Moshe Cohen, 7/30/2015, 12:09 PM

You Can't Label Settlement Products Made in Israel

EU's Lars Faaborg-Andersen says the EU opposes boycotts of Israel - but can understand why they happen.Yoni Kempinski, 7/30/2015, 6:15 AM

Crisis Brewing Over 'Creeping Construction Freeze'

Members of the National Union say that they are considering their options if a slow freeze in Judea and Samaria continues.Yaakov Levi, 7/19/2015, 4:04 PM

Shin Bet: Security Picture Slightly Better in June

There were fewer security incidents in June, but they were more serious, the Israel Security Agency said Thursday.Yaakov Levi, 7/16/2015, 1:59 PM