Terrorist Prisoners Campaign for Own Release

Announcement in Palestinian media threatens political action, possible hunger strikes if fourth batch of terrorist release cancelled.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 3/31/2014, 4:46 PM

Building Freeze instead of Terrorist Releases?

Former Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin pushes construction freeze as a means of saving peace talks with the Palestinian Authority.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2014, 3:38 PM

Gilad Shalit Calls on Netanyahu To Free Pollard

Ex-captive soldier tells Netanyahu to demand US free Pollard before they pressure Israel into any more terrorist releases.Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 3/31/2014, 11:32 AM

Protest Tent Against Terrorist Releases Won't be Shut Down

Jerusalem municipality allows protest tent outside Prime Minister's Residence to continue, despite shutting it down in the past.Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2014, 2:14 PM

PM: Prisoner Release Holdup to be Resolved 'In a Matter of Days'

Netanyahu says no more prisoner releases without 'clear benefits'; sources say Abbas pressuring to release arch-terrorist Barghouti.Shlomo Pitrikovsky , 3/30/2014, 11:09 AM

PA Biding Its Time After Fourth Terrorist Release Postponed

Palestinian Arab sources say the PA is waiting for the US to response formally to Israel's decision not to release terrorists before acting.Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2014, 10:50 AM

Netanyahu Told Kerry: Prisoner Release Could Topple the Gov't

Al-Hayyat says prime minister told US Secretary of State John Kerry that releasing more terrorists could doom his coalition.Uzi Baruch, 3/29/2014, 10:27 PM

'A Terrorist's Place is in the Crosshairs of a Gun'

Min. Yisrael Katz (Likud) notes date set for release has passed, says terrorists should be killed or jailed, not freed.Gil Ronen and Uzi Baruch, 3/29/2014, 10:02 PM

Minister Says Talks with PA are Doomed – Temporarily

Strategic Affairs Minister Yuval Steinitz says Abbas 'torpedoing' talks; tells of a 'long and friendly' conversation with Turkish president.Hezki Baruch, 3/29/2014, 8:19 PM

Jewish Terrorist's Son: Release My Father, Too

Son of Ami Popper, who killed 7 Arab workers in 1990, says his father should go free along with Arab terrorists.Gil Ronen, 3/26/2014, 10:00 PM

White House: No Plans to Free Pollard

State Department stops short of clearly denying report that it offered Israel a deal in which Pollard will be freed.Hezki Baruch, 3/26/2014, 11:29 AM

PA Threatens UN Moves Next Week

If Israel doesn't release last batch of terrorists this week, PA threatens to violate peace talk terms and make unilateral moves.Ari Yashar, 3/25/2014, 5:43 PM

Leftist MKs Under Fire for Pressuring Netanyahu

Idea to swap construction freeze for terrorist release sharply criticized, as official notes the request's 'suspicious' timing.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 3/25/2014, 12:07 PM

Deputy Minister Would Rather Resign Than See Terrorists Released

Danny Danon, in Arutz Sheva interview, declares that principles come before politics - and that a fourth release can open a Pandora's box.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 9:30 PM

Terrorist Releases: Good for Israel?

Releases receive support from an unlikely direction - a bereaved mother who insists they are necessary if they will bring lasting peace.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 6:27 PM

Jewish Home Leaving Coalition Over Terrorist Releases?

MK allegedly tells women's organization that fourth batch of terror releases a 'red line' for Jewish Home.Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2014, 2:36 PM

Prison Commander Fired For Mistakenly Freeing Terrorist

Commander of Ofer Prison transferred after terrorist mistakenly released mere hours after being arrested.Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 3/20/2014, 10:25 PM

Learn Toughness from Putin, Terror Victim Urges Netanyahu

US citizen Dr. Bauer, a terror victim, joins protest against next planned release of terrorists.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 3/20/2014, 9:07 PM

Deputy Minister Threatens to Resign Over Terrorist Release

MK Danny Danon (Likud) says he won't 'sit in a government that releases terrorists in exchange for Tzipi Livni's fantasies.'Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 3/19/2014, 11:30 AM

Bennett: No Arab-Israelis in Last Prisoner Batch

Jewish Home head wants Cabinet to discuss cancelling the fourth planned release of terrorist murderers altogether.Gil Ronen, 3/18/2014, 10:14 AM

Does Abbas See Arch-Terrorist as a Successor?

Aging PA chief may be seeking arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti’s release as part of plan to see him take over.Maayana Miskin, 3/18/2014, 1:46 AM

Minister Calls to Refuse Release of Terrorist Mastermind

Terrorist release is a mistake, and Marwan Barghouti should ‘rot in jail,’ Minister Katz warns.Maayana Miskin, 3/17/2014, 10:52 AM

Ministers Warn 'No Extension, No Terrorist Release'

Science Min. Perry, Avigdor Liberman hint fourth terrorist release batch has 'no chance' without talk extensions, change of PA attitude.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2014, 4:48 PM

Samaria Council Head Calls for Death Penalty for Terrorists

Gershon Mesika demands government implement death penalty for terrorist murderers at Fogel family memorial.Ari Yashar, 3/10/2014, 10:01 AM

Abbas Staying in Negotiations for the Sake of Terrorist Releases

PA Chief Negotiator notes while pressure is mounting on Abbas to leave talks, the PA Chairman is staying to see more terrorists released.Tova Dvorin, 3/9/2014, 2:20 PM

Bereaved Parents to White House: 'Free Pollard Now'

Push for Pollard's release escalates ahead of final terrorist release.Tova Dvorin, 2/28/2014, 1:26 PM

Abbas Not Asked 'The Tough Questions' at Student Meeting

Student present at press conference with the PA tells Arutz Sheva: Abbas avoids talking about 'wiping Israel off the map,' freed terrorists.Tova Dvorin , 2/19/2014, 3:21 PM

PM: Freeing Israeli Arab Terrorists Subject to Extra Gov't Vote

Netanyahu responds to a family's plea not to release Israeli Arabs who murdered their son.Tova Dvorin, 2/18/2014, 8:58 AM

Levin: Released Terrorists Should Not Receive Benefits

MK Yariv Levin's bill to prevent released terrorists from receiving state stipends up for vote Sunday.Tova Dvorin, 2/16/2014, 10:12 AM

Another 'Gesture': Killers' Bodies go Home

Suicide bombers' remains to be released to the PA. Fatah glorifies female bomber as 'Master of the World.'Maayana Miskin, 2/2/2014, 12:18 PM

Freed Terrorist Describes Murdering Students

Freed terrorist calmly describes how he murdered two young university students – and how his family rejoiced.Maayana Miskin, 1/28/2014, 8:24 PM

Bill would Take Away Freed Terrorists' Stipends

MK Yariv Levin: released terrorists must not receive 'acclimation' payments.Gil Ronen, 1/15/2014, 1:04 PM

PA Official: "Israel Agreed to Release Israeli Arabs"

PA Prisoner Minister continues accusations against Israel, saying that Israeli Arabs were due to be released as part of talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2014, 12:37 PM

Revolutionary Bill Proposal: No Pardons for Convicted Murderers

In another attempt to stop terrorist releases, MK Ayelet Shaked takes on a revolutionary task: changing the legal system itself.Tova Dvorin, 12/31/2013, 2:23 PM

Possible 'Price Tag' Attack After Terrorist Release

Three cars torched overnight in Palestinian Authority settlement in suspected 'price tag' attack, hours after terrorists released.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2013, 10:55 AM

Woman who Saved Terrorist Protests his Release

Bella Freund protected a would-be killer with her own body. Now she is protesting his release from prison. ‘Where are our values?’Maayana Miskin, 12/31/2013, 8:18 AM

MK: Jewish Home's 'Red Line' is Judea and Samaria Expulsion

MK Muallem defends her party remaining in gov't despite prisoner release, says Jewish Home Israel's 'Iron Dome' against far-left.Tova Dvorin, 12/30/2013, 2:54 PM

Two More Petitions Filed Against Terrorist Releases

Almagor petitions the Supreme Court with 2 requests: to stop the release of terrorists to Jerusalem, and to allow a banned protest.Tova Dvorin, 12/30/2013, 1:04 PM

Watch: Angry Protesters Converge on Prime Minister's House

Protesters stage noisy demonstration against prisoner release outside Prime Minister's residence after midnight, try to break past security.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 12/30/2013, 9:40 AM

Jerusalem Municipality Boots Bereaved Families' Protest

Tent outside Prime Minister's residence receives eviction notice from Jerusalem municipality; bereaved families in shock.Tova Dvorin, 12/29/2013, 9:42 AM

Rosenthal: Building Freeze Better Than Terrorist Releases

MK Mickey Rosenthal (Labor) denounces terrorist releases, accuses Prime Minister of being 'afraid' to start building freeze instead.Tova Dvorin, 12/29/2013, 8:05 AM

'Jewish Blood Is Not a Gesture'

Bereaved families continue protest against terrorist release in front of Prime Minister's house Saturday.Tova Dvorin, 12/28/2013, 9:40 PM

Mass Protest: 'Govt. Ministers, Shame on You'

Protesters outside ministerial meeting to approve terrorist release block traffic to shouts of 'Jewish blood is not a gesture.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/26/2013, 9:47 PM

Terror Release Sweetener: 1,400 New Homes

Prime Minister set to announce tenders for new homes in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria next week.Gil Ronen, 12/26/2013, 7:38 PM

Supreme Court Rejects Petition Against Terrorist Release

Petition calling to stop terrorist releases until clear criterion are established rejected by Supreme Court for having 'no legal ground.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2013, 7:13 PM

Terror Release, Building Tenders – ‘It’s All an Act’

Bereaved father criticizes ‘scoundrel’ Netanyahu for 'putting on an act to fool his voters', on an international scale.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2013, 2:17 PM

Does Israel's Media Want Jewish Blood on Its Hands?

The mainstream media is downplaying the terrorism of the past two years. Giulio Meotti, 12/26/2013, 8:21 AM

Netanyahu Defies Americans, Will Announce Extended Construction

PM plans to announce extended Jewish construction in Judea and Samaria next week, parallel to the release of another 26 terrorists.Elad Benari, 12/26/2013, 2:16 AM

Ya'alon: Government Reconsidering Prisoner Release

Defense Minister, remarking on attacks, hints Wednesday that government might reconsider terrorist releases.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2013, 9:00 PM

Protest Against Prisoner Release Outside Prime Minister's House

Bereaved families organize mass protest in front of Binyamin Netanyahu's residence, demanding stop to terrorist releases.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2013, 4:18 PM

I Remember Moshe Tamam

Moshe Tamam symbolized something terrible to contemplate. The release of his murderers symbolizes something worse. Lenny Goldberg, 1/1/2014, 11:08 PM