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Father defies 'undemocratic' order to send off son

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

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'

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

'Resilience of Judea-Samaria a national interest'

'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

Gov't 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-Samaria

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

Yesha 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

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 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

PA claims 6.3 million live in 'Palestine'

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

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

'Israeli control of Judea, Samaria not occupation'

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

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

Def. Min. to replace Amona with 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 supports Israeli building in Judea-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

Biblical heartland gears up for Passover tourism

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

'Historic opportunity' for Judea and Samaria

Local councilman sees 'historic opportunity' for growing Jewish presence in Judea and Samaria - despite the ongoing building freeze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 9:18 PM

Undaunted by terror, Shiloh looks towards renewal

In the ancient Hills of Samaria, in the shadow of the ancient Tabernacle, terrorism is just a blip in a chain of Jewish destiny.Ari Soffer, 4/13/2016, 5:53 PM

Piece of broken glass

One piece of glass has ruined everything for the Palestinian Arab cause.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 4/12/2016, 9:59 AM

PA hopes Obama won't veto UN resolution

PA is hoping that Obama will break with tradition and back its UN resolution condemning Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 4/11/2016, 6:16 AM

Gov't planning major aid plan for Yesha towns

In light of terror wave and efforts overseas to target Yesha businesses, gov't planning aid package. Likud MK rejects offer as 'too little'.David Rosenberg, 4/6/2016, 4:17 PM

Legal expert challenges EU envoy on Judea, Samaria

Northwestern international law professor calls on EU’s ambassador to Israel to publicly debate legal status of Israel.Shoshana Miskin, 4/3/2016, 9:55 PM

EU Ambassador: Labeling decision isn't a boycott

Ambassador Lars Faaborg-Andersen insists the EU is against BDS despite its decision to label Judea and Samaria products.Ben Ariel, 3/29/2016, 6:12 AM

Watch: Lev HaOlam anti-BDS event

View Arutz Sheva’s exclusive coverage of a Lev Haolam event aimed at helping businesses in Judea and Samaria.Shoshana Miskin, 3/24/2016, 4:43 PM

Hotovely speaks with Harvard students on YESHA

Deputy FM meets 50 law students, explains to them the 'occupation is a Palestinian lie' in a meeting on history and international law.Hezki Baruch, 3/16/2016, 1:54 PM

BDS targets Airbnb

Small groups of anti-Israel activists plan rallies in France, UK and US to protest company hosting Jewish properties in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2016, 6:18 PM

Likud MK urges olim to move to Judea, Samaria

Immigration Committee chair tours Binyamin Region and praises communities in Judea, Samaria for successful absorption rates.Hezki Baruch, Shoshana Miskin, 3/6/2016, 7:01 PM

MK: Annex Judea/Samaria, pay Arabs to emigrate

Bezalel Smotrich offers alternative peace plan to the two-state solution, calls for annexation of Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2016, 11:52 AM

Bibi's brother-in-law threatens to abandon Likud

Prominent nationalist academic Dr. Hagai Ben Artzi urges Likud voters to defect to Jewish Home unless Netanyahu adopts 'Bennett Plan.'Ari Soffer, 3/6/2016, 10:53 AM

Cameron blasts 'genuinely shocking occupation'

British Prime Minister uses harsh language against Israeli construction when replying to a question by opposition MP.Elad Benari, 2/25/2016, 1:13 AM

Watch: IDF op nabs arms stashes in Arab villages

Nighttime raids net assault rifles, other deadly weapons, hidden in Palestinian villages in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 12:56 PM

UN envoy: 'Settlements' an impediment to peace

UN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov singles out Israel while ignoring a request to condemn Hezbollah.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2016, 6:14 AM

Rivlin receives 'Ketzaleh Report'

Report authored by former National Union chairman finds population in Judea and Samaria increased by 4.6% in 2015.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2016, 2:42 AM

Bennett calls for 'autonomy on steroids'

Jewish Home leaders says Israel must annex Area C, enact a radical 'paradigm shift' in thinking to defeat enemies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 2:05 PM

Shaked rules out adoption of historic Levy Report

Minister says report defining Israel's Judea-Samaria presence as legal is 'impossible' now, says region's law enforcement is unbiased.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/11/2016, 4:07 PM

Israel, EU reportedly in talks over label dispute

Top EU official was reportedly in Israel on a secret visit aimed at mending relations after EU began labeling some Israeli products.Gil Ronen, 2/10/2016, 5:41 PM

State Department: Judea-Samaria labeling not new

State Department's Mark Toner says the reissued guidelines on labeling Judea and Samaria products do not supersede prior rulings.Ben Ariel, 1/29/2016, 6:13 AM

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


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