Dani Dayan Joins Jewish Home

Former Yesha Council leader pledges support for Bennett's party over Likud, indicates differences with Netanyahu over peace talks, Livni.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2014, 10:34 AM

'Israel Speaks Loudly and Carries No Stick'

Ex-Yesha Council head in Washington says US relations looking up, building freeze remains 'absolute' despite vocal declarations.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/10/2014, 10:31 AM

Dani Dayan: Building Must Be Our Priority

Communities that don't build tend to wither away, said former Judea and Samaria Council head Dani Dayan - and there is no building going on.Yaakov Levi, 9/4/2014, 7:53 AM

Danny Dayan: Obama, Kerry Caused 'Long-Term Damage'

Danny Dayan of the Council of Judea and Samaria said that the Obama administration suffered from a 'perversion of morality'Yaakov Levi, 7/28/2014, 12:54 PM

Former Yesha Leader Proposes Radical Alternative Peace Plan

Former Yesha Council head and veteran activist Dani Dayan releases detailed plan as an alternative to 'illusionary' two-state initiatives.Ari Soffer, 6/9/2014, 12:14 PM

A Courageous Plan: Peaceful Non-Reconciliation

There is now a vacuum which should be filled by a courageous Israeli initiative regarding the lives of Palestinian Arabs in Judea and Samaria. Dani Dayan, 6/9/2014, 11:18 AM

Twitter War Breaks Out over 'Jewish State' Law

Ahead of landmark vote on 'Jewish State Law,' leading right- and left-wing activists - which soon gets personal.Tova Dvorin, 6/8/2014, 11:15 AM

Nationalists Rally Behind Judea-Samaria Construction Tenders

In the face of PA, US opposition, nationalist leaders stand behind gov't decision to build 1,500 new homes in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 6/5/2014, 3:06 PM

Dani Dayan: Kerry Hit a New Low With Apartheid Remark

Dani Dayan slammed US Secretary of State John Kerry for remarks he made about how Israel would turn into an “apartheid state.”Yosef Berger, 4/28/2014, 7:56 PM

Judea Samaria Council Slams 'US Bribery, Arab Blackmail'

Yesha Council denounces US proposal to release Pollard in exchange for hundreds of terrorists and partial building freeze.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 4/1/2014, 5:10 PM

Concern as Netanyahu Fails to Reject ‘2nd Disengagement’

Former Yesha Council head worried at two ‘under the radar’ statements on Disengagement-style withdrawal.Maayana Miskin, 3/9/2014, 3:13 PM

U.S. Congressmen in Samaria: Israel is an Important Friend

Senator Bill Johnson and Congressman David McKinley visit Judea and Samaria, affirm their country's friendship with Israel.Yoni Kempinski and Elad Benari, 2/26/2014, 4:16 AM

Liberman: Kerry Isn't an Anti-Semite

Liberman attacks critics of Kerry's pressure and boycott threats on Israel, defends Kerry as honest broker of peace.Ari Yashar, 2/9/2014, 4:44 PM

Haaretz 'Published Lies, Incitement' Against Yesha Council

Envoy for Yesha Council launches serious accusations against Haaretz journalist for misrepresenting ad campaign.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 11:56 AM

Dayan: American Framework for Peace 'Unacceptable'

Yesha Council official slams American framework presented by Martin Indyk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2014, 10:36 AM

Arab MK Warns: 'Palestine' Jews 'Won't be Loyal Citizens'

Netanyahu's apparent bluff works brilliantly, as MK Zahalka explains why 'Palestine' cannot accept Jewish citizens.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2014, 1:27 PM

Dani Dayan: 'We Can Overcome Kerry'

Judea & Samaria Council foreign envoy emphasizes unity of Judea and Samaria groups in opposing Kerry's framework plans.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2014, 8:05 AM

Dani Dayan: They Don't Like Struk Because They Fear Her

Those who attacked MK Struk did so not because of what she said about Sharon, but because they fear her, says ex-Yesha Council head .David Lev, 1/16/2014, 6:11 PM

Men Who Entered Arab Village are 'Idiots'

Chief foreign envoy of Yesha Council, Dani Dayan, says he is “tired of fools who do bad and stupid deeds.”Gil Ronen, 1/8/2014, 9:34 AM

'Fake' Poll Evidence of 'Psychological War' Over Jordan Valley

Danny Dayan reveals survey showing ‘settlers’ want to leave was fiction, charges attempts amount to ‘psychological warfare’ by far-left.Maayana Miskin, 12/31/2013, 3:54 PM

Danny Dayan vs. Jewish Home on Same-Sex Marriage

Former Judea, Samaria regional leader upset by Jewish Home’s ‘homophobic’ stance on civil marriage, same-sex marriage.Maayana Miskin, 12/5/2013, 3:48 PM

Attack on Russian Chemical Weapons Site Foiled

Officials in Moscow say security forces foiled a potentially lethal attack on a highly sensitive chemical weapons storage facility.Adam Ross, 10/16/2013, 8:46 AM

Lawmakers Tour Judea and Samaria, Express Solidarity

"Forced evictions of Jews from Judea and Samaria will never work," Danny Dayan tells visiting lawmakers.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/24/2013, 4:43 AM

‘Americans Know the Two-State Solution has Failed’

Dayan says American leaders realize ‘two-state solution’ is a bust. MK: even Kerry knows there won’t be a PA state.Eliran Aharon, Washington, 6/30/2013, 1:47 PM

Dayan: Jewish Home ‘Shooting Itself in the Foot’

Dayan accuses Bennett of preferring ‘pro-expulsion’ Yair Lapid to Netanyahu.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 11:19 AM

Outgoing Yesha Council Chair: Judea and Samaria is Flourishing

Danny Dayan, outgoing head of the Yesha Council, tells Arutz Sheva: We're in a much better situation today.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/5/2013, 5:14 AM

Binyamin Residents Council Rejects Dayan's Criticism

Itzik Shadmi of the Binyamin Residents' Council rejects Dayan's accusations that "the nationalist camp could lead to a second Oslo."Elad Benari, 1/10/2013, 8:20 AM

Dayan: The Right is Heading for a Second Oslo

Danny Dayan tells Arutz Sheva why he’s backing Netanyahu, and warns that the nationalist camp could repeat mistakes of 20 years ago.Maayana Miskin, 1/9/2013, 1:49 PM

Danny Dayan to Resign Yesha Council Chairmanship

Danny Dayan is stepping down as head of the Council of Jewish Communities of Judea and Samaria, so that he can work for the LikudDavid Lev, 1/8/2013, 10:00 PM

Danny Dayan to Resign Yesha Council Chairmanship

Danny Dayan is stepping down as head of the Council of Jewish Communities of Judea and Samaria, so that he can work for the LikudDavid Lev, 1/1/2013, 9:49 PM

Judea & Samaria Leader: PA Bid is Political War

Yesha Council Head Danny Dayan advises Prime Minister on steps to take in retaliation for PA UN bid.Gil Ronen, 11/28/2012, 5:15 PM

Judea and Samaria Leader Not Worried About Obama

Yesha Council's Danny Dayan says, "I do not know what Obama wants to do, but I know what he cannot do. "Annie Lubin, 11/8/2012, 9:33 PM

Haifa Mayor Lashes Out at Itamar Residents

Haifa Mayor Yona Yahav launched a scathing attack on the Shomron community of Itamar, claimed its youth are behind 'price tag' vandalism.Elad Benari, 11/4/2012, 11:46 PM

Video: Yesha Says, 'Approve Levy Report before Elections’

Yesha has challenged Netanyahu not to wait for elections and to approve the Levy Report that would end discrimination against Jews. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 7:17 AM

Knesset's Israel Lobby Meets in Migron

Members of the Knesset’s Land of Israel lobby meet at Migron, call to preserve its Jewish identity.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 8/28/2012, 6:13 AM

Dayan Not Bothered by J Street Campaign Against Him

Recent publicity given to Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan by the New York Times has angered J Street, but Dayan takes it in stride.Elad Benari, 8/24/2012, 6:16 AM

New York Times Profiles ‘Pragmatic’ Judea, Samaria Leader

The New York Times profiles ‘leader of Israel’s settler movement’ Danny Dayan. , 8/18/2012, 10:41 PM

Dayan's NYT Op-Ed: Settlements Are the Solution, Not Problem

Judea and Samaria Communities Council head Danny Dayan writes this week in a op-ed for the NYT that a 2-state “solution” is no solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2012, 2:49 PM

Yesha Council Chair: Situation of Settlements is Great

Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan explains why he has asked the body's plenum to vote on its confidence in his leadership.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 6/19/2012, 3:13 AM

Dayan: PA ‘Terror Neighborhood’ a Proven Threat

A mob attack on Jews in Hevron shows that the PA ‘terror neighborhood’ in the city poses a threat, Danny Dayan says.Maayana Miskin, 6/17/2012, 8:35 PM

Yesha Council Leader Wants Urgent Confidence Vote

Chairman of settler leadership body says if his moderate ways are not wanted, he will go. Beit El demolitions in the background. Gil Ronen, 6/16/2012, 10:21 PM

Ulpana Supporters Prepare for Struggle

Residents of the Ulpana neighborhood and their supporters sat down after the Regulation Bill failed, spoke about next stage of struggle.Maayana Miskin, 6/8/2012, 9:16 AM

Yesha Chief: Gov't Lying about Moving Houses

Danny Dayan: Givat HaUlpana homes cannot be taken apart and moved because of rocky ground.Gil Ronen, 6/3/2012, 10:36 PM

Dayan: Gov't Not Determined Enough to Prevent Ulpana Demolition

Yesha Council Chairman: There is a lack of determination by the government to solve the issue of the Ulpana neighborhood in Beit El.Elad Benari, 4/20/2012, 4:13 AM

MK Uri Ariel Calls on Gov't to Rescue Arab Seller in Hevron

MK Uri Ariel has called on the government to rescue the former Arab owner who sold a property to Jews near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Chana Ya'ar, 3/29/2012, 3:37 PM

Video: Migron Agreement Brought to Supreme Court

Migron agreement presented to the Supreme Court. Danny Dayan: I hope that ultimately the judges will approve the agreement.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 3/23/2012, 4:15 AM

Yesha Council 'Thanks' Leftist Peace Now

Danny Dayan, the head of the Yesha Council, sent flowers and a thank you card to Peace Now, for 'helping' legalize Shomron communities.Elad Benari, 2/24/2012, 5:15 AM

Dayan: Govt. Discriminates Against Judea-Samaria Residents

Yesha Council Chief Danny Dayan is angry over what he said was discrimination by the government against Yesha residents.David Lev, 2/2/2012, 12:13 PM

Danny Dayan: Proud to be Part of an Influential "Pressure" Group

Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan: I'm very proud to be a settler. We are motivated by a sense of mission and faith.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/2/2012, 6:14 AM

Dayan to Government: Find a Solution for Migron

Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan calls on the government to discuss the issue of Migron "until white smoke comes out."Elad Benari, 1/19/2012, 1:13 AM

Dayan: Government Ran Away from its Responsibility

Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan criticizes the decision to postpone the vote on the Migron bill.Elad Benari, 1/3/2012, 4:12 AM

Ramat Gilad Reaches Deal with Government

Residents of Ramat Gilad have reached a deal with the government that will prevent demolitions but requires compromise on their location.Chana Ya'ar, 12/28/2011, 3:05 PM

Video: Who Holds the Key to Peace?

The Chairman of the Yesha Council will determine whether there will be peace, according to Al-Jazeera TV.Elad Benari, 11/13/2011, 3:33 AM

Yesha Urges Government to Preempt 'Fatahamas'

The Yesha council meeting in emergency session, expects the Israeli government to take preemptive measures including a declaration of sovereignty.Arye Ben Hayim, 5/3/2011, 1:57 PM

Danny Dayan: Admit Oslo Is Dead

Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan calls on Netanyahu to cancel his upcoming Bar-Ilan II speech and annex Area C in Judea and Samaria.INN Staff, 4/29/2011, 4:15 AM

Settlers: PA's Demand is Blackmail

Defense Minister says intensive efforts are underway to find a formula that would allow continuation of direct negotiations. Gil Ronen, 10/2/2010, 10:51 PM

Netanyahu to Abu Mazen: "You're My Partner for Peace"

Netanyahu, Clinton, and Abbas are making last-minute preparations for the much-touted direct talks in Washington, set to begin at 5 PM Israel time.Hillel Fendel, 9/2/2010, 10:17 AM