5,200 housing units for Jerusalem suburbs

PM together with Jerusalem Mayor and Minister Yariv Levin announce construction of 3,000 housing Units in Givat Hamatos, 2,200 in Har Homa.Mordechai Sones, 2/20/2020, 2:36 PM

Netanyahu freezes Har Homa construction in Jerusalem

Attempts to promote construction of some 2,000 housing units in Har Homa, Jerusalem delayed by Prime Minister's Office.Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2020, 9:15 PM

Sa'ar: I'll end the construction freeze in Jerusalem

Likud leadership candidate visits Jerusalem neighborhood of Givat Hamatos, speaks out against construction freeze.Orli Harari, 12/20/2019, 5:22 AM

Councilman: New neighborhood blocks division of Jerusalem

Jerusalem City Councilman Aryeh King explains how new neighborhood benefits Arab residents of the city.Yoni Kempinski, 10/16/2017, 10:40 PM

Jerusalem5800: Much more than just Jerusalem

Planners say the capital must expand to the north, south and east, including an international airport, subways, and much more.Hillel Fendel, 9/15/2016, 3:12 PM

Elkin: Building only for Arabs will be devastating

Minister Elkin calls for building homes in Givat HaMatos to prevent an entirely Arab enclave in Jerusalem.Shimon Cohen, 7/4/2016, 1:06 PM

'Netanyahu giving away entire neighborhood to Arabs'

Approval for massive extension of J-m Arab neighborhood paves way for future division of city, blocks Jewish development in key area.Ido Ben Porat, 7/4/2016, 8:34 AM

Guess Who is Building in Jerusalem?

PM gave green light for building in Ramat Shlomo and Har Homa. Peace Now will probably object, as it did in Gilo and Givat Hamatos, but actions speak louder than words. Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn, RZA, 10/27/2014, 10:47 AM

Herzog Blasts Netanyahu Over Spat with Washington

Opposition leader has sharp criticism for Netanyahu after White House spokesman blasts PM for critcizing American values.Elad Benari, 10/7/2014, 6:16 AM

U.S. Responds to Netanyahu: We Have the Facts

State Department spokeswoman dismisses Netanyahu's statement that Washington didn't have the facts when it condemned Jerusalem construction.Elad Benari, 10/3/2014, 4:14 AM

Ya'alon: We'll Build in Jerusalem And Won't Apologize for It

Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon clarifies that Israel will continue to build in Jerusalem despite international criticism over the move.Ido Ben Porat, 10/3/2014, 3:43 AM

France Condemns Israel Over Jerusalem Construction

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says new construction in Givat Hamatos is a "direct threat" to the two-state solution.Ben Ariel, 10/3/2014, 1:16 AM

Netanyahu Slams Peace Now for Sabotaging Obama Meeting

Prime Minister says leftists displayed 'irresponsibility on an international level' as he met Obama to discuss sensitive subjects.Gil Ronen, 10/2/2014, 9:06 PM

Why Would Obama Oppose Housing for Blacks and Muslims?

Doesn't make sense, does it? Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn, RZA, 10/2/2014, 7:16 PM

Minister Katz: 'Extremist' Peace Now Trying to Harm US Relations

Likud Minister condemns far-left NGO for trying to undermine the Prime Minister's meeting with United States President.Hezki Baruch and Cynthia Blank, 10/2/2014, 11:24 AM

Netanyahu: I Can't Tell a Jew Not to Live in Jerusalem

Prime Minister Netanyahu dismisses Washington's criticism over construction in Jerusalem, says Jews should not be discriminated against.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 10/2/2014, 4:12 AM

U.S.: Jerusalem Construction 'Poisons' the Atmosphere

State Department uses unusually harsh language when criticizing Israel’s approval of 2,610 homes in Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 10/2/2014, 2:47 AM

Approved: 2,610 New Buildings in Jewish Areas of Jerusalem

Peace Now, PA cry foul at building tender approval in capital - and accuse Israel of 'stealing land' despite de facto building freeze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2014, 8:13 PM

Living with Iran: Israel's Strategic Imperative

In response to the almost inevitable Iranian nuclear bomb, Israel must suitably integrate a clear nuclear deterrence posture with multi-layered active defenses. Prof. Louis René Beres, 5/30/2014, 5:17 AM

Affordable Housing to Replace Once-Contested Jerusalem Land

82 year-old Yitzchak Hershkovitz celebrates latest court victory after 18 year battle with a sukkah party on his once-contested property.Ari Soffer, Ben Bresky & staff, 10/2/2013, 6:54 PM

Is Netanyahu's Building Spree an Election Spin?

Aryeh King, Jerusalem land expert, says facts on the ground belie Likud's construction campaign.Gil Ronen, 12/20/2012, 6:21 PM

2,610 Housing Units Approved for Jerusalem Neighborhood

Over 2,000 additional housing units have been approved for a southern Jerusalem neighborhood. More international ire expected.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2012, 1:46 PM

18-Year Battle to Save Jewish-Owned Land Pays Off At Last

An 82-year-old American finally succeeds in getting Arab squatters off his property and including it in a new Jerusalem zoning plan.Hillel Fendel, 11/26/2012, 11:50 AM

Truth is Stranger than Fiction - a MUST READ

See how Jewish property was saved from Arab encroachment by a strongwilled American Jew. Yitschak Herskovitz, 11/13/2012, 9:22 PM

Newspaper Report: UAV Built in Germany, Purchased by Iran

According to Lebanese newspaper, the drone that penetrated Israeli airspace almost two weeks ago was not made in Iran, but sold by Germany.Annie Lubin, 10/17/2012, 6:26 PM

France Condemns Givat HaMatos Construction

France condemns Israel’s plans to build in Givat HaMatos, calls the project "a new settlement".Elad Benari, 10/18/2011, 6:15 PM

UN Chief:New Israeli Neighborhood 'Unacceptable'

UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon says Israel's plans for a new community in southern Jerusalem "must cease."Gabe Kahn., 10/16/2011, 2:17 PM

New Jewish Neighborhood Planned in Jerusalem

As numerous communities in Yesha face potential demolitions, Israel has approved a new neighborhood in southeastern Jerusalem.Gabe Kahn., 10/16/2011, 8:09 AM

Herskovitz Saga Continues with Arab Rock Attacks

Third Arab rock-throwing incident in two weeks prevents Yitzchak Herskovitz, 79, from paving a path from his property to the street.Hillel Fendel, 6/23/2010, 10:36 AM

Herskovitz Celebrates Return of Property

Yitzchak Herskovitz celebrated his long-awaited entry to his property in the Land of Israel on Lag BaOmer (Sunday) with friends and supporters. Hillel Fendel, 5/3/2010, 1:45 PM