Shomron Regional Council

Stopping in Samaria on the way to Bahrain

Stopping in Samaria on the way to Bahrain

Palestinian Arab businessmen who are taking part in the economic workshop in Bahrain meet Shomron Regional Council head.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2019, 4:30 AM
The Christian Senator asked for a mezuzah

The Christian Senator asked for a mezuzah

Senator Mike Lee, who is close to the administration, asked the head of the Shomron Council to affix a mezuzah at the door of his office.Nitsan Keidar, 3/20/2019, 11:22 PM
Arab killed after lynch attempt was convicted terrorist

Arab killed after lynch attempt was convicted terrorist

'This was a Hamas terrorist, and the entire village is a Hamas village in which arrests are carried out almost every night.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 2:54 PM
Watch: Hundreds pray at graves of Aaron's sons in Awarta

Watch: Hundreds pray at graves of Aaron's sons in Awarta

Jews of all stripes enter village from which Fogel family murderers came, to pray at burial site of priests Elazar and Itamar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2017, 8:55 AM
Tens of thousands celebrate Pesach in Samaria

Tens of thousands celebrate Pesach in Samaria

Despite weather, tourists arrive to area sites: 'Exciting to see guests from Israel and around world explore entire Shomron on foot.'Mordechai Sones, 4/12/2017, 7:27 PM
CIA chief meets with Abbas without Foreign Ministry knowledge

CIA chief meets with Abbas without Foreign Ministry knowledge

Palestinian news agency reports CIA head meeting with PA chief in Ramallah.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/15/2017, 3:02 PM
'Government abandoning citizens to Arab pollution'

'Government abandoning citizens to Arab pollution'

Knesset committee discusses air pollution in Samaria caused by illegal Arab burning of trees. 'Every day is like breathing on Lag Ba'Omer'.Gary Willig, 10/5/2016, 3:02 PM
Watch: Senior EU analyst visits the Shomron

Watch: Senior EU analyst visits the Shomron

Amid attempts to boycott Judea and Samaria, the Shomron Regional Council shows EU analysts and journalists the area firsthand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 1:14 AM
Wife of Shomron Council Head Wounded by Rocks

Wife of Shomron Council Head Wounded by Rocks

Wife of Yossi Dagan and their three children lightly wounded in a car accident caused after the car was pelted by rocks.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/9/2015, 8:52 PM
Adelle Will be Buried in Her Hometown

Adelle Will be Buried in Her Hometown

Adelle Biton's family decides to hold her funeral in Yakir, despite the fact that the Civil Administration has yet to approve it.Yoni Kempinski, 2/18/2015, 12:15 AM
Samaria Leader: We Don't Want Extremists Here

Samaria Leader: We Don't Want Extremists Here

Police knew about incitement post against IDF soldiers two weeks before arrest was made, Shomron Regional Council official confirms.Uzi Baruch, Hezki Baruch, 5/7/2014, 5:30 PM
'Samaria is Key to Keeping Israelis Safe'

'Samaria is Key to Keeping Israelis Safe'

Ministers and regional officials dedicate evacuation shelter in Samaria as part of long-term plan to use area as 'safe haven' for Israelis.Tova Dvorin , 3/4/2014, 2:12 AM
Shomron Regional Council Gets Financial Award

Shomron Regional Council Gets Financial Award

Ministry of the Interior presents award to Samaria council over financial transparency, disproving accusations of fraud.Tova Dvorin , 2/20/2014, 7:59 PM
'The President Doesn't Care About Our Holy Sites'

'The President Doesn't Care About Our Holy Sites'

Shomron Regional Council official attacks the hypocrisy of the Israeli government, media for ignoring PFLP graffiti on ancient tomb.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 9:27 AM
Bukharian Jewish Businessmen from NY Visit Shomron

Bukharian Jewish Businessmen from NY Visit Shomron

Bukharian Jewish businessmen visit the factories of the Shomron in wake of attempts to boycott products from the region.Uzi Baruch, 1/7/2014, 3:14 AM
Samaria's 'Foreign Ministry' Hosts Rep. Reichert

Samaria's 'Foreign Ministry' Hosts Rep. Reichert

As part of the Shomron Regional Council's efforts to reach out to U.S. lawmakers, Rep. Dave Reichert was in Israel.Elad Benari, 8/27/2013, 3:43 AM
Congress Against Israel Releasing Terrorists

Congress Against Israel Releasing Terrorists

Members of the U.S. Congress have expressed their objection to Israel’s decision to release 104 terrorists as a gesture to the PA.Elad Benari, 7/31/2013, 3:44 AM
Coming Soon: Gav Hahar Emergency Medical Center

Coming Soon: Gav Hahar Emergency Medical Center

Center will serve Elon Moreh, Itamar, Har Bracha, Yitzhar and Kfar Tapuach and surrounding hilltop communities.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2013, 4:13 PM
The Spirit of the Shomron in the Heart of Tel Aviv

The Spirit of the Shomron in the Heart of Tel Aviv

Businessmen from central Israel and "settlers" from Samaria meet for an evening of solidarity and support for the community of Itamar.Yoni Kempinski, 3/13/2013, 4:19 PM
Shomron Delegation Meets German Lawmakers

Shomron Delegation Meets German Lawmakers

A delegation from Samaria went to Berlin to meet with members of the German parliament as part of the fight against delegitimization.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/1/2013, 10:34 PM
"Tour Shomron" - Wine, Coffee and Nature

"Tour Shomron" - Wine, Coffee and Nature

At the Intl. Tourism Conference, Arutz Sheva TV met the representatives of the Samaria Council who came to attract tourists to their region.Yoni Kempinski, 3/1/2013, 3:31 PM
Video: Rebbe of Spinka Visits Joseph's Tomb

Video: Rebbe of Spinka Visits Joseph's Tomb

The Rebbe of Spinka, Rabbi Naftali Tzvi Weisz, heading the largest Hassidic dynasty of that name, visited the Tomb of the Biblical Joseph. Hana Levi Julian, 10/4/2012, 10:26 AM
Admor of Vizhnitz in Historic Shomron Tour

Admor of Vizhnitz in Historic Shomron Tour

Rav Israel Hager accompanied by hundreds of followers on first visit by Vizhnitz dynasty head in 45 years.Gil Ronen, 8/28/2012, 11:25 AM
New York State Senator Tours Samaria

New York State Senator Tours Samaria

Samaria hosted David Storobin (R), New York State Senator, who toured the region and could not hide the fact that he was deeply impressed.Elad Benari, 8/20/2012, 6:14 AM
Shomron Regional Council 'Honors' Leading Leftists

Shomron Regional Council 'Honors' Leading Leftists

Shomron Regional Council lauds leftists for helping to legalize communities - by court petitions meant to destroy them.Elad Benari, 7/25/2012, 4:43 AM
Shomron Breaks the Boycott, Forms Wine Alliance

Shomron Breaks the Boycott, Forms Wine Alliance

Shomron Regional Council breaks the boycott by creating an alliance between Shomron winemakers and Italian winemakers.Uzi Baruch & Elad Benari, 7/19/2012, 11:17 AM
Parliamentarians Pleased with Mesika's Visit

Parliamentarians Pleased with Mesika's Visit

European parliamentarians pleased with speech by the head of the Shomron Regional Council, reaffirm support for Israel.Uzi Baruch & Elad Benari, 5/18/2012, 7:15 AM
Shomron's Mesika Makes Historic Speech in EU

Shomron's Mesika Makes Historic Speech in EU

Gershon Mesika, head of the Shomron Regional Council, was a guest of honor at an official meeting of the EU Parliament in Brussels.Uzi Baruch, 5/17/2012, 3:57 PM
Shomron's Mesika Makes Visit to House of Lords

Shomron's Mesika Makes Visit to House of Lords

Gershon Mesika, head of the Shomron Regional Council, was a guest of honor this week in the British House of Lords in London.Elad Benari, 4/29/2012, 6:05 AM
Shomron Regional Council Receives Education Award

Shomron Regional Council Receives Education Award

The Shomron Regional Council is this year's winner of the Ministry of Education’s annual National Education Award for local councils.Elad Benari, 2/22/2012, 2:13 AM
Shomron Council Pleased With Peace Now Report

Shomron Council Pleased With Peace Now Report

Gershon Mesika says the recent Peace Now report decrying a 20% boom in construction in Yesha in 2011 is good news for the settlementsGabe Kahn., 1/10/2012, 5:05 PM
Shomron Council Calls for Netanyahu's Ouster

Shomron Council Calls for Netanyahu's Ouster

The Shomron Resident's Committee is calling on the Likud to elect a new party leader - one with true nationalist values.Gabe Kahn., 11/3/2011, 9:28 PM
Shomron Marks Record Increase in Students

Shomron Marks Record Increase in Students

The Shomron Regional Council marks new school year with a record growth of ten percent in the number of students. Elad Benari, 9/2/2011, 4:05 AM
WZO Officials Tour Samaria

WZO Officials Tour Samaria

World Zionist Org. officials, including new Dir. General of Settlement Division, tour Samaria, call for equal rights for residents.Elad Benari, 1/19/2011, 8:06 AM
Molotov Cocktails Thrown at Car

Molotov Cocktails Thrown at Car

Arabs once again take advantage of olive harvest to commit attacks against Jews. Shomron head tells police: Prevent hooliganism and fight terror.Elad Benari, 11/2/2010, 1:48 AM
Karl Vick Tours Shomron

Karl Vick Tours Shomron

Author of Time Magazine's "Why Israel Doesn't Care About Peace" goes on Shomron Regional Council tour: "I wasn't aware of this."Rachel Sylvetsky and Maayana Miskin, 9/20/2010, 1:14 AM