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May the Gush Katif Synagogues be Rebuilt, Like the Hurva

An annual event marking the destruction of Gush Katif held in Jerusalem's Hurva Synagogue, which was rebuilt after being destroyed.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 8/27/2012, 2:12 AM

Destruction of Temples, Expulsion from Gush Katif

In the year 2005, Israel's government tore apart the lives of nearly 10,000 of its own people in pursuit of peace – but peace did not come.Hana Levi Julian, 7/29/2012, 4:05 PM

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.David Lev, 7/26/2012, 10:51 AM

Gush Katif Evacuees to Build 'Bnei Dekalim' in East Lachish

Former residents of Gush Katif are planning to build a new community in the East Lachish region, to be named “Bnei Dekalim.”Chana Ya'ar and Yoni Kempinski, 7/17/2012, 12:23 PM

Desperation of Katif Expellees: We'll be Homeless

Expulsion in Beit El may mean homelessness in Gush Katif caravan towns as the Tnufa Administration refuses to change its rules.Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2012, 1:48 PM

Gush Katif Evacuees to People of Beit El: Don't Be Suckers

Arutz Sheva meets Gush Katif expellees whose “caravilla” homes were moved to Beit El.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 6/14/2012, 6:15 AM

Barak Suggests Unilateral Disengagement in Judea, Samaria

Defense Minister Ehud Barak suggests Israel consider a unilateral disengagement in Judea and Samaria, similar to that carried out in Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 5/30/2012, 3:25 PM

Gush Katif Children's Video: My Lost Home

Children from Gush Katif star in a new children's movie that teaches about the Israeli communities of Gaza destroyed in August 2005.Chana Ya'ar, 5/30/2012, 1:05 PM

Despite Resolutions, Katif Expellees Still Stuck

Seven months have passed since the decision to help Katif expellees restart their lives, but the money and land promised have yet to arrive.Maayana Miskin, 4/6/2012, 11:42 AM

A New Morning, Same Rockets Attack Southern Israel

Gaza terrorists began their near-daily routine of firing short-range Qassam rockets at southern Israel on schedule Sunday morning.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2012, 9:31 AM

Video: Anyone against Settlers is an Enemy

Comedian Jackie Mason is not in a mood for jokes when it comes to “settlers. “They protect Israel. Anyone who against them is an enemy.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/26/2012, 9:09 AM

New Ex-Katif Community: Karmei Katif

60 families expelled from Gush Katif in 2005 found a new community in the Lachish region.Gil Ronen, 2/22/2012, 9:01 PM

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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/13/2012, 2:36 PM

The Gaza Expulsion Did Psychological Harm to IDF Soldiers

Like an ecological disaster, it continues to poison the entire Jewish body. Oped for this week's Gush Katif Memorial Day in Israeli schools.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 2/12/2012, 4:11 PM

Rav Lior, MK Eichler Visit Gush Katif Evictees

UTJ Knesset faction head Rav Yisrael Eichler plants a tree in worm-free vegetable greenhouse, a day after a tour by Rav Lior.Gil Ronen, 2/8/2012, 8:18 PM

Video: Rebuilt Gush Katif Community Experiences Growth

More than six years after the expulsion from Gush Katif, Ganei Tal is being rebuilt in a new location and constantly growing.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 1/5/2012, 12:58 PM

Gush Katif ‘Conquers' Natzrat Ilit

A group of families from Gush Katif is taking Natzrat Illit by storm; hope their 'Torah Core Group' will continue to expand in the city.Gabe Kahn., 12/23/2011, 9:45 AM

Gush Katif Refugees 'Roofless' Again After Major Storm

Gush Katif expulsion victims contended with a storm that pummeled their temporary homes - six years after they were expelled.David Lev, 11/21/2011, 2:42 PM

Gush Katif Families Establish Legacy Center in Golan

Former Gush Katif families who now live in the Golan Heights have established a legacy center to tell their story.Elad Benari, 11/11/2011, 1:16 AM

More Katif Expellees Resettled

Over 170 families are resettled in the towns of Naveh and Bnei Netzarim, outside Gaza. Infrastructure partially complete.Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2011, 12:36 PM

Gush Katif Expellees Finally Get to Build

The families of the former Gush Katif community of Eili Sinai have finally been given funds to build new homes - at Kibbutz Palmachim.Gabe Kahn., 10/4/2011, 5:58 PM

MK Ze'ev: Remember Expulsion Like the Destruction of the Temple

MK Nisim Ze'ev calls on Jews to always remember the expulsion from Gush Katif. "We were promised peace and got a terror state."Elad Benari, 9/8/2011, 2:01 PM

Komemiyut to Hold 5th Annual Event Marking Expulsion

Komemiyut will be holding on Wednesday its 5th annual event marking the destruction of Gush Katif.Elad Benari, 9/5/2011, 5:43 AM

Judea, Samaria & Gush Katif Children Enjoy a Free Fun Day

Children from Judea, Samaria and from the evacuated communities of Gush Katif enjoyed a special free fun day. Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/1/2011, 5:56 AM

Six Years Later: Journalist Recalls Expulsion Film

Veteran Israeli journalist Rino Tzror recalls the emotional film he made about the Gush Katif expulsion.Elad Benari, 8/16/2011, 12:42 AM

6 Years Later: Gush Katif Museum Memorializes the Expulsion

Six years after the expulsion from Gush Katif, Arutz Sheva visited the Gush Katif Museum in Jerusalem.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/13/2011, 8:46 PM

6 Years after Famous Photo - Child Visits Gush Katif Museum

6 years after expulsion from Gush Katif, the child who was photographed handing out cookies to the soldiers visits the Gush Katif Museum.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 8/10/2011, 6:49 PM

Tonight: Gush Katif Basketball Tournament

The annual Yulis tournament finals, between teams from former Gush Katif, are scheduled for Wednesday evening.Gil Ronen, 8/10/2011, 3:45 PM

Tisha B’Av Elegy in Memory of Gush Katif

An elegy mourning the destruction of Gush Katif is being adopted by more and more synagogues as part of the Tisha B’Av liturgy. Rachel Sylvetsky,Tzvi Gedalya, 8/9/2011, 11:18 AM

Gush Katif Museum Open Night of Tisha B’Av

The Gush Katif museum, depicting the lives of Jews expelled six years ago, is open until 2 a.m. Monday, the start of the Fast of Tisha B’Av.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/8/2011, 9:01 AM

Gush Katif Yeshiva to Get New Home

After six years, the twice-expelled Neveh Dekalim yeshiva is promised a new home in Ashdod. Maayana Miskin, 8/7/2011, 6:28 PM

Rabbi: Want a Home? Repent for Gush Katif

Rav Daniel Stavsky warns protesters that without repenting for expulsion of Jews from Gush Katif, they will not merit housing.Maayana Miskin, 8/7/2011, 5:27 PM

'Katif Expellees in Danger'

Israelis expelled from Gush Katif are in more danger than before, with flimsy caravan homes no protection from Gaza rockets. Maayana Miskin, 8/5/2011, 3:16 PM

Six Years After Expulsion: 'We Will Come Back'

Hundreds of residents of Gush Katif marked on Wednesday the sixth anniversary of their expulsion from their homes in a special ceremony.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/4/2011, 2:15 AM

MK Ariel: Final Katif Compensation Bill 'Best We Can Do'

Gush Katif refugees to receive negotiated final compensation. No payment can make up for the suffering, but it is a much improved package.David Lev, 8/1/2011, 6:16 AM

Cabinet Finalizes Gush Katif Compensation

300 million shekel agreement ends the claims for compensation by evacuees from Gush Katif and Northern Samaria.Gil Ronen, 7/31/2011, 8:03 PM

Ayalon: Uprooting of Gush Katif a Defining Moment

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon opens events marking six years since the disengagement plan. "It was a defining moment."Elad Benari, 7/26/2011, 12:14 AM

Family Reunited Six Years After Expulsion

The Zweig family, formerly of Gush Katif, is finally reunited after six years of living in temporary caravans.Elad Benari, 6/16/2011, 5:14 AM

Gush Katif 'Present': Ministers to Get Half Vegetables

Farmers expelled from Gush Katif are planning a unique present for Israel's government – incomplete produce, in protest of incomplete aid.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2011, 1:46 PM

Gush Katif, 2,000 Days After

Some 2,000 days after Gush Katif expulsion, light at the end of the tunnel can almost be seen – but a long way still awaits ahead.Hillel Fendel, 5/12/2011, 4:37 PM

Jerusalem Fair Presents Products by Gaza Expellees

Gaza 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.Elad Benari, 2/28/2011, 5:15 AM

Katif Expellees Await Government Signatures

Five and a half years after expulsion, former Katif residents are still waiting for signatures to allow new housing.Maayana Miskin, 2/24/2011, 2:15 AM

Solution for Expulsion Sinners

Many soldiers and policemen who took part in the Gush Katif expulsion seek forgiveness – and the Nation and Land Rescue Task Force has a solution.Hillel Fendel, 2/10/2011, 12:35 PM

Can We Keep the Memory of the Katif Bloc Alive?

Gush Katif Day was marked in Israeli schools last week. An expellee tells INN TV that she is afraid that youngsters have forgotten about Katif.Yoni Kempinski and Rachel Sylvetsky, 1/30/2011, 9:18 AM

Gush Katif Expellees Plant Trees in Honor of Tu B'Shevat

Former residents of Gush Katif plant trees in Kisufim forest, near their former homes. They express hope to return to live there one day.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 1/20/2011, 4:13 AM

Gaza Expellees Fear They Will Live in Caravans for Many Years

Former Gush Katif resident shares her frustrations over the declining situation of expellees, more than five years after the expulsion.Elad Benari, 1/19/2011, 5:16 AM

Expellees Told: 'This is the Last Winter in Caravans'

Leaders pledge a “turning point” for Gush Katif evacuees in 2011.Maayana Miskin & Yoni Kempinski, 1/12/2011, 1:45 AM

Despite Eviction Trauma - Evacuees Busy Blossoming the Desert

During Sukkot INNTV visited the expelees of Nezarim who are finally begining to enter permanent homes, more than five years since their evictionYoni Kempinski, 10/3/2010, 2:39 PM

Rebuilding Lives and Homes at Naveh in the Halutza Sands

Five families expelled in 2005 from Gush Katif began once more to build their lives this week in the new town of Naveh, in the Halutza Sands. Chana Ya'ar, 9/28/2010, 4:46 PM

Judge Tal: I Would Refuse Orders to Expel Jews

"If I were a soldier, I don't think I would take part in it, even if I were imprisoned," says Judge Tzvi Tal on expulsion of Jews from their homes.Uzi Baruch, 9/12/2010, 12:45 PM

Remembering the Synagogues of Gush Katif

Special event in memory of the 26 Gush Katif synagogues that were destroyed five years ago was held in the rebuilt Hurva Synagogue in the Old City.Hillel Fendel, 8/19/2010, 3:32 PM

Opinion: Why Gush Katif Still Matters

Disengagement left a wound that will not heal, not only because lives and homes were destroyed, but because it was immoral, unjust and irrational.Moshe Dann, 8/17/2010, 9:51 PM

Fast Day to Mark 5th Anniversary of Gaza Pullout

Yesha Council rabbis call on the public to participate in a day of fasting and prayer to commemorate the fifth anniversary of Gush Katif pullout.Elad Benari, 8/16/2010, 3:35 AM

Itemizing the Price Israel Paid for the Disengagement

Leading Gush Katif activist resident concludes that the price Israel paid for the Disengagement's across-the-board negative results was brutal.Hillel Fendel, 8/15/2010, 8:38 PM

LA Times Concludes: Withdrawal From Gaza Was not Smart

Five years after, a major US newspaper summarizes Israel’s Disengagement from Gaza: “It was a big mistake.”Hillel Fendel, 8/10/2010, 1:46 PM

Gush Katif Book and Debate Answer Hard Questions

More commemorations of Gush Katif expulsion's 5th anniversary: A new book, & a debate on role played by the media during the Disengagement period.Hillel Fendel, 7/29/2010, 11:48 PM