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Poll: Most Israelis Want to Retake Gush Katif

51% of Israeli Jews say the government should retake Gaza and rebuild the Jewish communities evicted from there ten years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 5:38 PM

First Lady Rivlin Honors 'Heroes' of Gush Katif

'Netzarim just as Tel Aviv is the story of the Zionist settling of the land,' Rivlin says at special event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2015, 1:16 AM

'We Could Have Prevented the Disengagement'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein blasts 'bad decision' to withdraw from Gush Katif, says larger protests would have prevented it.Uzi Baruch, 7/12/2015, 3:00 PM

Israelis Highly Pessimistic Over Disengagement

Poll reveals the majority see eviction from Gush Katif as major failure of the Israeli government - and support resisting similar moves.Tova Dvorin, 7/9/2015, 9:59 AM

Expellee: Expulsion Still a Part of My Identity

10 years later, those who were youths during the Gush Katif expulsion, gather to reflect.Yoni Kempinski, 7/8/2015, 4:12 AM

Bennett Warns: You Can't Run From Terror

Education Minister meets students at Gush Katif Center in message against expulsion of Jews.Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2015, 3:33 PM

US Rabbi: We Failed Israel, and Ourselves

Rabbi Yoel Schoenfeld believes American Jews have a lot to answer for in failing to stop the Disengagement.Eliran Aharon, 6/23/2015, 10:55 PM

Still in the Maze, 10 Years On

Prize-winning posters depict the alienation and yearning of Gush Katif expellees.Yoni Kempinski, 6/22/2015, 1:12 AM

Gush Katif Evacuees: Expulsion Head Abandoned Us

Ten years since expulsion from Gaza, residents meet with head of relocation and pin him down for continuing to neglect them.Yishai Karov, 6/18/2015, 3:41 PM

Watch: 10 Years Later, Reliving the Gaza Expulsion

Photo exhibit travels Israeli campuses to remind next generation how all Israelis, left and right, 'suffered a lot' by leaving Gush Katif.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2015, 10:37 AM

Deri: Shas 'Strives for Peace, Not Expelling Jews'

Aryeh Deri visits Gush Katif Museum and tells Arutz Sheva his party policy is to 'do everything to protect Jewish communities.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/11/2015, 2:42 PM

Liberman: Phony Likud 'Rightists' Can't Lecture Me

Avigdor Liberman slams Likud members who called him soft on the peace process; 'The Likud led the disengagement.'Yaakov Levi, 12/24/2014, 4:51 PM

Autonomy, not Sovereignty: Oslo Accords and Statehood

Israel must seize the opportunity to reevaluate the Oslo Agreements and the Road Map given that the Palestinian Arab side has violated its undertakings. Dr. Moshe Dann, 12/21/2014, 6:11 AM

Police Refuse Gun for Soldier over Disengagement

Ben-Gvir slams 'political harassment'; elite solder allowed to defend state, can't have handgun for defense over opposition to expulsion.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 11/28/2014, 12:02 PM

Bill to 'Reverse the Disengagement' in Samaria

Could Jews return to Homesh and Sa-Nur? Bill backed by several MKs to right the 'terrible decree' of the Disengagement.Tova Dvorin, 11/12/2014, 11:08 PM

'Keystone Kops' Ordered to Compensate Couple

Arrested not once, but three times on phony charges, a Jerusalem couple was awarded NIS 45,000 for their troubleMoshe Cohen, 11/6/2014, 2:14 AM

Cops Open Disengagement Protest Case After 9 Years

Nine years after being arrested for violating the law during a rally protesting expulsion from Gaza, Miriam Schlissel is to go to trial.Yaakov Levi, 9/11/2014, 3:16 PM

Meretz Blames 'Settlements' for Hamas Rockets

MK Shaked blasts MK Galon after the latter says Netanyahu is 'sacrificing residents of the south' to avoid 'peace talks.'Gil Ronen, 8/24/2014, 5:46 PM

Prof.: UNHRC Gaza Probe Simply 'Anti-Semitism'

Prof. Aumann says Israel brought war on itself by expelling Gush Katif, while leftist organizations feed foreign 'lawfare' with lies.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 8/18/2014, 12:27 PM

Saar: Current War Started With the Disengagement

Interior Minister Gideon Sa'ar said that the roots of the Gaza war could be found in the 2005 Disengagement.Moshe Cohen, 8/3/2014, 10:39 PM

Could Artificial Island Solve Gaza Problem?

Minister proposes giving Gaza a port, airport – without compromising on Israel’s security.Shimon Cohen, 7/23/2014, 1:13 AM

Mofaz Insists Disengagement 'Saved Lives'

Kadima MK who oversaw Disengagement argues that the plan saved ‘hundreds of lives, maybe more.’Ido Ben Porat, Maayana Miskin, 7/20/2014, 2:41 PM

Plus ça Change, Plus c'est la Même Chose

Like Carter, Obama is “a man who clearly cares nothing about the survival of our state.” Ted Belman, 7/1/2014, 1:11 AM

Egged Sues State Over Disengagement Losses

Egged, the bus company says, was one of the biggest losers in the 2006 disengagement - and it's still waiting for state compensation.Yaakov Levi, 6/9/2014, 6:45 PM

Netanyahu Quote that Worried Nationalists – Denied

An angry MK Elkin says leaked report that PM told MKs he wants to 'part' from Palestinians is untrue.Gil Ronen, 6/8/2014, 10:31 PM

Landau to PM: Lose the Word 'Unilateral'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu needs to be a little more careful with his words - especially the word 'unilateral,' Uzi Landau says.Yaakov Levi, 5/25/2014, 4:15 PM

Homesh Group: Govt. is Trying to Shut Down Yeshiva

The “Homesh First” group slammed the IDF's decision to cancel the annual Passover event in the Shomron (Samaria) community.Moshe Cohen, 4/10/2014, 8:42 AM

IDF Chief of Staff Joins Calls to Retake Gaza

General Benny Gantz surprisingly candid in speech to high school students, admits 'classified operations' always in the works.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 3/19/2014, 10:35 PM

Elkin: Learn From Mistake of the Disengagement

Referring to the disengagement, Deputy Foreign Minister Zeev Elkin said that Israel had given up security “in exchange for nothing.”Hezki Baruch, 3/18/2014, 8:35 PM

Danon: Netanyahu Behaving Like Sharon

Deputy Defense Minister says Kerry's framework "is trying to turn us into Meretz. That's not going to happen."Elad Benari, 3/11/2014, 4:43 AM

'Disengagement' Planner Reveals PR Campaign

Eyal Arad speaks at Ariel University conference, warns lesson that Israeli public flocks behind strong leader must be learned.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/28/2014, 9:47 AM

Sheetrit: US Should Force PA, Israel to Take Deal

Hatnua MK Meir Sheetrit said in an interview that he “hoped” that the United States would force Israel to accept a peace deal.David Lev, 2/27/2014, 3:45 PM

Rabbis: Disengagement Wasn't Gafni's Fault

A rabbinical court has thrown out a lawsuit against MK Moshe Gafni brought by residents of Gush Katif who were thrown out of their homes.David Lev, 2/27/2014, 12:02 PM

'Public Opinion Will Prevent Another Withdrawal'

Ahead of Thursday's academic conference on the Disengagement, and in light of peace talks, experts note the power of the public eye.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2014, 11:11 AM

Former MK: No Land Swap - For Political Reasons

Attorney and former MK Elyakim Haetzni tells Arutz Sheva that Netanyahu will not choose a land swap - so as not to lose the Likud.Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2014, 8:35 AM

Volunteer Fired for Explaining ‘Disengagement’

National service volunteer is told to leave her post at a school after answering child who asked what the Disengagement was.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 3:12 PM

An Analysis of Expulsion

Universities begin academic examination of the Disengagement. Expert: The idea to ‘Disengage’ started in academia.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 10:15 AM

Gush Katif Jews Rebuild Destroyed Synagogue

Jews from Ganei Tal build synagogue in Shakem near Ashdod after the model of their synagogue in Gaza, 'until we return to Gush Katif.'Ari Yashar, 2/9/2014, 10:05 PM

Interview: Gush Katif Day in Schools

Arutz Sheva takes a look at how the Gush Katif Committee conveys the horror of the Disengagement to school children.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 1/24/2014, 11:55 AM

Struk Not Sorry for Comments on Sharon

Jewish Home MK Orit Struk unapologetic for criticism of Ariel Sharon’s legacy. 'He would have brought a disaster upon us.'Maayana Miskin, 1/23/2014, 10:42 AM

'I Told Sharon, My Grandkids Will Build Samaria'

Activist Moshe Zar, who served under Ariel Sharon in IDF, relates his intimate understanding of the builder-turned-destroyer.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 6:00 PM

MK Kalfa: We Cannot Forget What Sharon Did to Us

Zevulun Kalfa, thrown out of his home in Gush Katif, remembers well the harrowing and difficult experience he and his family went through.David Lev, 1/13/2014, 10:01 PM

Eldad: Good and Bad, It Was All the Same Sharon

Former MK Aryeh Eldad said that Ariel Sharon was “complicated,” deserving credit for much, but condemnation for other things.David Lev, 1/12/2014, 5:10 PM

Ex-Minister: Sharon Couldn't Look Me in the Eye'

Politician and Gush Katif activist Tzvi Hendel said that, despite the good Sharon did, "I cannot forgive him for the Disengagement'.David Lev, 1/12/2014, 4:27 PM

'Investigate Celebration of Sharon Death'

Yeshiva twice destroyed by Sharon scrutinized after quote posted hinting Sharon was 'apostate informer'. Arab celebrations ignored.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 1:18 PM

'Media Praise of Sharon Tells Netanyahu To Expel'

Activist Daniella Weiss of Gush Emunim says media using the death of Sharon to promote further expulsions.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 12:05 PM

Bennett on Sharon 'Talk Disengagement Another Day'

Jewish Home Chairman praises Sharon's military career, asks to skip over Gush Katif destruction for now. Knesset prepares memorial.Ari Yashar, 1/11/2014, 9:07 PM

Friends and Colleagues Say Goodbye to Sharon

A quick succession of close friends and members of his former office visit Ariel Sharon's hospital room in quick succession.Ari Yashar, 1/10/2014, 8:44 AM

Torah Survived Holocaust But Not 'Disengagement'

Two wooden handles of 90 year old German Torah displayed at Katif Center, parchment suddenly blackened shortly after expulsion.Ari Yashar and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2013, 1:34 PM

Rain Ends School for Gush Katif Expellees

Rain could collapse caravan ‘schools’ given to families from Gush Katif. ‘We still don’t know when we’ll get a building.’Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013, 11:13 AM

Moving Brit Milah on the Ruins of Homesh

Limor Har Melech, who lost her husband in a 2003 terror attack and remarried, had her baby circumcised on the ruins of Homesh.Arutz Sheva North America, 11/15/2013, 9:37 PM

Eviction Fails to End Fight to Return to Homesh

MKs among those who continue struggle for Homesh despite decision to hand it to PA. ‘Anti-Semitic rally illustrated the danger.’Maayana Miskin, 11/14/2013, 4:17 PM

Nitzan: ‘People Here Have Nothing to Lose’

Community head explains why thrice-expelled Gush Katif families are unlikely to protest, and why even those who have resettled are at risk.Maayana Miskin, 11/7/2013, 8:05 AM

Knesset Speaker: ‘Mistaken’ View Led to Oslo

At a speech marking 40 years since Yom Kippur, Yuli Edelstein says MKs need to engage public more with policy decisions.Maayana Miskin, 10/15/2013, 7:11 PM

43.8% of Jews Favor Encouraging Arab Emigration

Number is down from 50.7% in 2010. Poll shows 42% of Jews said that IDF soldiers should not be used to evict Jews from their homes.David Lev, 10/6/2013, 6:49 PM

PLO Flag Flies over Homesh

Anti-Semitic posters replace menorah as PA Arabs take over former Jewish community.Maayana Miskin, 10/3/2013, 1:17 PM

Ignoring Details, Peres Says Oslo Was 'Great Idea'

1,500 Israelis have been killed by terrorists since the signing of the Oslo Accords, but Shimon Peres still thinks they were a great ideaDavid Lev, 9/2/2013, 11:12 AM