El-Matan Residents Demand Reopening of Safer RoadResidents of the Samaria community of El-Matan are demanding that the government reopen a safer road that had been closed to them.
High Court: Burin Mosque Construction 'in Contempt of the Law'High Court discusses an appeal over an illegal mosque in Burin. The construction of the mosque is in “contempt of the law," say judges.
State to Court: Illegal Mosque Must be SealedThe official State position is that an illegal mosque in Burin, south of Shechem and near Brun, must be sealed. So it informed the Supreme Court.
State Wants to Seal El-Matan Shul But Legalize It TooDecision is the first time that a leftist motion leads to legalization of Jewish building in Judea and Samaria.
Last Minute Rescue:Netanyahu Saves Synagogue Slated to be SealedNetanyahu swings to the side of nationalists and orders Barak to ignore a court order to seal an "illegal” synagogue in Samaria.
Residents: Army Won't Have an Easy Time Sealing SynagogueThe residents of El-Matan plan to make the sealing of their community synagogue by security forces "as difficult as possible," they say.
Rally Against Synagogue Sealing: Selective Enforcement is RacismHundreds of protesters demand that El Matan synagogue not be sealed, citing unhampered construction of an illegal mosque in nearby Arab village.
Tension over Mosque Repairs, Synagogue DemolitionPA Arabs angered by call to save synagogue, accuse Jews of seeking the demolition of a nearby mosque.
Overseas Students Volunteer to Strengthen Hilltop CommunityThe L'Herut Tzion movement organized a volunteer program for overseas students to work and live in the Jewish hilltop community of El Matan.
Synagogue to be Sealed while Mosque is Built IllegallyEl Matan synagogue to be sealed off after holiday period, says court. MK Danon: "If this is the first course of peace, what will be for dessert?"
Protest in Jerusalem Against Synagogue DemolitionJews from the village of El Matan and activists from L’Herut Tzion demonstrated on Wednesday against US pressure to destroy their Synagogue.