Gush Katif: 50% of Expellees Still HomelessUnemployment also still high, as families forced to cope with a legacy of broken promises nearly a decade after being forcibly uprooted
Watch: Gush Katif Eviction Officer ApologizesPolice Commander who carried out 2005 expulsion of Jews from Gaza delivers emotional apology: "I live this pain every day".
‘Most People Think Disengagement was a Mistake’Israelis tour abandoned communities. Organizer: Opposition to unilateral withdrawals is already part of Israeli consensus.
Hotovely: No Likud Support for 'Disengagement II'The Likud already ripped itself apart once, MK Tzipi Hotovely told Israel Radio Thursday, and it was not prepared to do so again
Disengagement Cost, So Far: Nearly NIS 10 BillionThe state has spent nearly NIS 10 billion resettling 600 Jews thrown out of their homes in the disangagement
‘Disengagement’ Cost Hits NIS 9.48 BillionTenufa head reveals the high cost of Disengagement. Twelve percent still without permanent homes.
Bennett: We'll Continue to Care for ExpelleesMinister Naftali Bennett notes that over half of the Gush Katif expellees still live in temporary homes, despite government promises.
Police Visit Expellees in Project to Rebuild TrustThe Israel Police work to rebuild public trust by volunteering with children of families expelled from Gush Katif.
More Israelis See 'Settlements' as UnnecessarySurvey shows growth in number of Israelis who see Judea, Samaria communities as unnecessary, and favor partial withdrawal.
Effort to ‘Fix’ Disengagement Gets a BoostThousands to sign pact to ‘right the wrong’ of Disengagement, senior Likud politicians join the call.
Homesh Back on the MapNorth Samaria town put symbolically back on the map as rebuilding efforts continue post-Disengagement.
Hanegbi: I Couldn't Stop DisengagementMK Hanegbi, who is poised to be a senior minister, calls to ‘internalize the lesson’ from past Israeli withdrawals.
Dozens Celebrate Purim at HomeshDozens of people gathered at Homesh Saturday night to hear the reading of the Megilla (Scroll of Esther) on Purim evening
Disengagement Protesters Suffered Trauma SyndromeThe 2006 disengagement continues to have a major impact on Israeli society, a study shows
MK Elkin: Bayit Yehudi Can Prevent 'Disengagement'Prominent Likud MK says coalition that leaves out religious Zionist party may make land concessions.
Doctors: Sharon Still 'Out of It'Despite the fact that his brain shows definite activity, no one knows when – or if – Ariel Sharon will come out of his coma.
A Moral Imperative to Refuse Illegal Military OrdersIsraeli media continue to discuss Naftali Bennett's responses to the question of obeying orders to expel Jews. But Nuremberg set a precedent so that no one can ever use the excuse of “following orders” when it comes to carrying out immoral commands.
Rabbi Convicted for Anti-Disengagement StatementsHarsh criticism over the IDF Chief Rabbi’s stance on Disengagement puts rabbi in court.
R. Amar: Better a Disengagement Than a Civil WarRabbi Shlomo Amar says he's against the disobeying of orders by soldiers, even at the cost of Jewish communities being destroyed.
Landau: We Will Return to Gush KatifEnergy and Water Minister Uzi Landau said that he was confident that Israel would someday restore the communities of Gush Katif.
Rabbi: Repeat 1,000 Times, 'We Told You So'Israelis opposed to the Oslo Accords and the Gaza disengagement have once again been vindicated, says Rabbi Eliezer Melamed
'Stop Carrying Gaza on our Back'Maj. Gen. (res.) Dan Harel says Israel needs to stop supplying Gaza with water and electricity.
Yaalon: Disengagement Not Really CompleteStrategic Affairs Minister Moshe Yaalon: If there's a disengagement, let Gazans get their own water and electricity.
Party of Disengagement is Near DeathPoll shows party founded by Ariel Sharon to carry out the 2005 retreat from Gaza may not make it into next Knesset.
PA Leaders Toss Out Barak’s Expulsion PlanArab leaders have rejected Defense Minister Ehud Barak’s proposal to turn over most of Judea and Samaria to the Palestinian Authority.
7 Years, 9,393 Rockets Since Gaza DisengagementIt has been seven years since nearly 10,000 Jews were ripped from their homes in Gaza – and more than nine thousand deadly rocket attacks.
Expellees’ Appeal: Save the SynagogueJews expelled from Gush Katif try to save Migron’s synagogue, mikveh.
May the Gush Katif Synagogues be RebuiltAn annual event marking the destruction of Gush Katif held in Jerusalem's Hurva Synagogue, which was rebuilt after being destroyed.
Gush Katif : Was it Right to Turn Grass Into Sand?Op-Ed: Gush Katif was destroyed this month in 2005. The left talked of "a second Hong Kong", but got the rocket capital of the world.
'Another Divine Punishment for Expulsion'Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu links Jerusalem Police commander’s suspension to his role in expelling Jews from Gush Katif.
Two Thirds of Gush Katif Refugees Still 'Homeless'Seven years after the Disengagement, two thirds of former Gush Katif residents are still looking for permanent homes.
Self-Immolator Reminds Nationalists of 2 OthersAs press promotes story of man who set himself ablaze, nationalists remember two similar tragic protests in 2005 that were ignored.
Rumor: Netanyahu May Leave LikudIs the prime minister planning a move similar to Sharon's departure from Likud and creation of a new party?
Man Beaten in Disengagement to Receive NIS 45,000State will compensate Benny Rahamin of Gush Katif who was badly beaten by Yasam police.
Video: ‘Wise Men’ of 2005: No Rocket ThreatThe “Wise Men of Chelm”? Knesset Members in 2005 said it is “ridiculous” to think terrorists will hit Ashkelon after the exit from Gaza.
High Court: Disengagement Pardons are LegalCourt rejects motion to nullify 2010 law that pardoned protesters against expulsion from Gaza.
New Ex-Katif Community: Karmei Katif60 families expelled from Gush Katif in 2005 found a new community in the Lachish region.
Sa’ar: There Won't Be Another DisengagementEducation Minister Gideon Sa’ar visits the Gush Katif Museum. "There won't be another disengagement. We've learned our lesson."
Secular Schools to Mark ‘Gush Katif Day’Gush Katif Day will be marked for the first time by 75 secular schools Wednesday, the date of the founding of its first Jewish community.
Gaza Expulsion's Psychological Effect on the IDFLike an ecological disaster, it continues to poison the entire Jewish body. Oped for this week's Gush Katif Memorial Day in Israeli schools.
Rebuilt Gush Katif Community Experiences GrowthMore than six years after the expulsion from Gush Katif, Ganei Tal is being rebuilt in a new location and constantly growing.
South Carolina Rep. Visits Gush Katif MuseumRep. Alan Clemmons at the Gush Katif Museum: The expulsion from Gush Katif was a bargain for peace that wasn't worth the cost.
Barak: What did We Get for Disengagement?Defense Minister: Israel left Gaza and tore down synagogues, so that the Palestinians would have no excuses.
Gush Katif Families Establish Center in GolanFormer Gush Katif families who now live in the Golan Heights have established a legacy center to tell their story.
Komemiyut to Hold 5th Event Marking ExpulsionKomemiyut will be holding on Wednesday its 5th annual event marking the destruction of Gush Katif.
6 Years Ago: 'No Threat of Rockets'Pre-disengagement archive video: Right and Left Coalition MKs declare-"There's no danger of rockets in the south; stop frightening us!"
Six Years Later: Journalist Recalls ExpulsionVeteran Israeli journalist Rino Tzror recalls the emotional film he made about the Gush Katif expulsion.
6 Years after Photo: Child Visits Katif Museu6 years after expulsion from Gush Katif, the child who was photographed handing out cookies to the soldiers visits the Gush Katif Museum.
Six Years Since the ExpulsionHundreds of residents of Gush Katif marked on Wednesday the sixth anniversary of their expulsion from their homes in a special ceremony.
FinalKatif Compensation ApprovedGush Katif refugees to receive negotiated final compensation. No payment can make up for the suffering, but it is a much improved package.
Gush Katif Comp Finalized300 million shekel agreement ends the claims for compensation by evacuees from Gush Katif and Northern Samaria.
'Expulsion a Defining Moment'Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon opens events marking six years since the disengagement plan. "It was a defining moment."
Arabs Demand HomeshThe Arabs are demanding that Israel hand over the land on which the Jewish community of Homesh sat.
Rivlin: Don't Rely on GovernmentDecrying bureaucratic obstacles, Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin advised the Gush Katif Lobby to promote private members' bills.
'Court Supported the Expulsion'Dr. Haim Shain of Shaare Mishpat College says: The Supreme Court supported expelling Jews from their homes, but would never allow it for Arabs.
'3 MKs Approved 2005 Violence'Michael Eitan, Ronny Bar-On and Naomi Blumenthal approved special regulations authorizing use of force against citizens.
Katif Products at Jerusalem FairGaza evacuees will sell a variety of products in a Jerusalem fair. The organizer: They are people of the highest quality and so are their products.