Late night demolition leaves Jewish couple homeless for Passover

Young couple in Beit El find themselves without a roof after forces show up at 3 a.m.; wife is in advanced stages of pregnancy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 10:55 AM

Massive illegal Arab city sprouts up 'under the radar'

Regavim movement reveals enormous illegal city being built on firing range, Civil Administration 'approves it with a wink.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2016, 2:54 PM

Comptroller: Illegal construction ignored in Judea-Samaria

Report by comptroller reveals serious, systemic failures by Civil Administration in enforcing building laws in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2016, 5:17 PM

Senior IDF general killed in plane crash

Brig. Gen. Munir Amar, head of IDF Civil Administration, killed in light plane crash in the Galilee.Uzi Baruch, 3/25/2016, 5:53 PM

Government ignores illegal Arab building to destroy Jewish home

Civil Administration destroys Harel family farm, near Elon Moreh. Local residents: Arabs build illegally here, but government ignores it.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/21/2016, 12:57 PM

Illegal EU-funded Arab school destroyed

Civil Administration destroys 21 illegal Arab buildings and residences in Jordan Valley, including one built with European Union money.Ido Ben-Porat, 3/2/2016, 4:58 PM

Caravans confiscated from Beit Hogla Farm

Four caravans belonging to Amana, which leads Jewish construction in Judea-Samaria, taken by IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 4:39 PM

Erekat claims IDF general is 'acting Palestinian president'

PLO Secretary-General claims Netanyahu is controlling the Palestinians through the Civil Administration and COGAT.Dalit Halevi, 1/26/2016, 3:42 AM

Israel treats Palestinians worse? Not quite

Regavim shoots back at US ambassador who accused Israel of selectively enforcing laws for Palestinians: 'Data shows otherwise.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 1:11 PM

5 Israeli, 9 Palestinian buildings demolished

Civil Administration concluded enforcement actions against Palestinian and Israeli civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2016, 5:19 PM

'Civil Administration is endangering lives'

Bypass road designed to allow Israeli Jews to circumvent dangerous Gush Etzion junction halted over CA struggle with IDF.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2015, 2:42 PM

IDF shuts down Palestinian radio station for inciting violence

Station shuttered for actively inciting Palestinian Arabs to terrorism against Jews.Tova Dvorin, 11/3/2015, 7:56 AM

Does Jewish Law Permit the Demolition of a Synagogue?

Despite Defense Ministry budget, Rabbinate approval, Givat Ze'ev rejects new synagogue to replace one demolished by Court.Eliran Aharon, 8/13/2015, 1:43 PM

Watch: Civil Administration Demolishes Home in Eli Overnight

Community of Eli lashes back at Peace Now over the destruction, noting the extreme leftist group's opposition has helped the town develop.Yoni Kempinski, 8/4/2015, 9:31 AM

Progress in Fight Against Beit El Demolition Plans

Civil Administration approves validation papers for homes slated to be destroyed - but will it be enough?Shlomo Pitrikovksky, 7/22/2015, 3:53 PM

Civil Administration Razes Bereaved Father's Memorial Tent

Outcry after tent honoring young couple murdered 13 years ago demolished. Dagan: this hypocrisy speaks volumes about PM.Yishai Karov and Tova Dvorin, 5/1/2015, 10:22 AM

Civil Admin. Demolished Synagogue 'Like Thieves in the Night'

MKs, organizations fume after Kiryat Arba synagogue demolished for the 36th time since 2001.Tova Dvorin, 4/14/2015, 10:13 AM

Security Forces Demolish Synagogue Near Kiryat Arba

Civil Administration demolishes the Hazon David synagogue, built in memory of two terror victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2015, 5:44 AM

18 Year-Old Banned from Samaria For Opposing Demolition

Police push for 60-day ban, allegedly as 'punishment' for defendant choosing hearing; Jerusalem judge reduces sentence.Ornit Etzer, 2/23/2015, 4:54 PM

Baby Adelle Biton Laid to Rest; 'A Great Soul in a Small Body'

Infant terror victim Adelle Biton brought to burial in her hometown of Yakir; 'her murderers want to murder us all.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/18/2015, 1:37 PM

Biton Family: 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

Adelle Biton Refused Burial in her Hometown by IDF

Infant terror victim passes after two-year struggle with aftermath of Arab terror, now IDF administration blocks her burial in Yakir.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/17/2015, 9:06 PM

Police, Civil Administration Demolish Homes Near Shiloh

Homes destroyed in Geulat Tzion; residents of Adei Ad block incoming Civil Administration forces before demolition.Ornit Ezter and Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2015, 9:50 AM

Report: Police Brutally Beat Three Minors, Ages 9, 12, and 14

Rights groups seething after three brothers severely beaten for 'resisting police' during demolition of part of Hevron-area community.Yishai Karov, 2/1/2015, 11:43 AM

Defense Minister Admits to Discrimination Against Jews

MK Struk slams Ya'alon over bevy of unjust practices in Judea-Samaria favoring illegal Arab activity, changing facts on the ground.Ari Yashar, 11/28/2014, 7:54 AM

'The IDF is Breaching Promises to Build in Gush Etzion'

Gush Etzion regional head Davidi Perl points the finger at Civil Administration for not acting on old approvals by Ehud Barak.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 10/28/2014, 8:55 PM

State Dragging Feet on Land Declaration in Etzion Bloc?

Local leaders outraged after Palestinians get 30-day extension to appeal state land declaration, made in response to the murder of 3 teens.Ido Ben-Porat, Tova Dvorin, 10/28/2014, 10:55 AM

Regional Head Slams Plans for Bedouin Town on Jewish Land

ICA's plans to build Bedouin town near Jericho on Jewish areas of Judea-Samaria 'steal state lands,' Regional Council head fumes.Benny Toker, Tova Dvorin, 9/21/2014, 8:22 AM

Netanyahu Admits to Freezing Construction

In reported meeting with Judea Samaria leaders, PM says US 'not one brick' demand led him to cancel planning, but didn't know consequences.Ari Yashar, 5/30/2014, 7:55 AM

Court Backs Expulsion of Arab Squatters Near Tel Aviv

Ruling comes after seven illegal buildings demolished in Arab settlement in southern Judea, located on IDF firing grounds.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/12/2014, 1:02 PM

Judea: Jewish Homes Bulldozed, Illegal Arab Building Ignored

Buildings destroyed in Yissa Beracha, an extension of Mitzpe Yericho. Residents note rampant illegal Arab building nearby.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 5/12/2014, 11:25 AM

Palestinian Arab Buildings On IDF Firing Range Demolished

Illegal buildings east of Shechem demolished, just hours after construction freeze rumors surface.Orly Harari, 4/29/2014, 12:17 PM

Netanyahu Blocking New Construction, Say Judea & Samaria Mayors

PM cancels building tender hearing Tuesday, prompting frustrated mayors to accuse him of folding to US pressure.Tova Dvorin, 4/29/2014, 8:40 AM

IDF 'Undermined' Supreme Court To Block 'Settlers'

General Alon signs order forbidding access to land registrars in Judea Samaria, despite court ruling and upcoming petition.Iddo Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 4/23/2014, 11:27 AM

Samaria Residents Contest Minister's Version on Demolition

Shomron Residents' Committee responds to Defense Ministry report, as Kaisler family remembers demolished home.Ari Yashar, 2/27/2014, 4:57 PM

'My Kids Want To Go Back To Our Home'

Sagi Kaisler, whose Samaria home was destroyed in move considered political, tells of his plans to return his children to their home.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/25/2014, 8:23 PM

Strong Start for Campaign to Rebuild Razed Home

300,000 shekels donated to rebuild Samaria home targeted for destruction by IDF's Civil Administration.Ari Yashar, 2/24/2014, 10:19 AM

Palestinian Authority Given Free Hand on ‘Dangerous’ Project

'Adding insult to injury' in Hevron region as Israel refuses to intervene in ‘dangerous’ PA road project.Maayana Miskin, 2/18/2014, 5:50 PM

Wrecked Samaria Home: 'We'll Come to Housewarming'

Chief Rabbi of Tzfat, Rabbi Eliyahu, visits ruin of Sagi Kaisler's home, demolished last week despite having a permitAri Yashar, 2/9/2014, 8:07 PM

Report: Arab Hackers Hit Defense Ministry Computers

Israeli cyber security firm tells Reuters hackers broke into an Israeli defense ministry computer. Israeli officials won't comment.Elad Benari, 1/27/2014, 12:11 AM

Expert Warns: ‘Illegal Building’ is Coordinated Takeover

Arab construction on Israeli state land is part of a deliberate takeover with orders from above, Civil Administration official warns.Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 7:32 PM

Activists: 'Unofficial' Building Freeze in Effect

Ever since Israel and the PA have resumed talks, building plans in Judea and Samaria have crawled to a halt, activists said.David Lev, 11/7/2013, 10:48 AM

Arab Family Fails in Campaign to Build Over Ancient Village

Left-wing groups tried to get approval for Arabs to build on the site of ancient Jewish village of Susya in the Hevron-region.Maayana Miskin, 10/31/2013, 2:45 PM

Struk: Leftists Taking Advantage of the Law to Hurt 'Settlers'

MK Orit Struk welcomes State Comptroller's report on poor law enforcement in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 8/7/2013, 3:14 AM

Yaalon Gives Green Light to PA City in Jordan Valley

Defense Minister has given the green light to a plan to build a new Arab city which will take away 2,000 dunams of Israeli land.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2013, 1:21 AM

Attorney General Seeks Demolition of Last Migron Homes

Homes on land purchased by Jews to be demolished after government fails to examine other options. Maayana Miskin, 5/19/2013, 12:36 PM

Yaalon Freezes Plans for New PA City Near Jericho

A new PA city being planned would have taken away 500 acres of Israeli land.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/15/2013, 12:31 AM

Migron Expellees Discover that Arabs Have Looted their Homes

Expelled Migron residents shocked to discover that Arabs have looted their abandoned homes and that IDF had stopped guarding them.Elad Benari, 11/9/2012, 6:45 AM

Engaged Couple Forbidden to Fix Up Caravan

An engaged couple from the Hevron region was slapped with a stop-work order after trying to fix up their caravan.Maayana Miskin, 8/15/2012, 2:11 AM

Red Cross Negotiates Land Grab for PA

The Red Cross helps the PA negotiate for land, IDF Civil Administration plays along.Maayana Miskin, 8/12/2012, 7:15 PM

Regavim Welcomes Injunction Against Illegal Arab Construction

Attorney Amir Fisher welcomes court decision to accept the petition against illegal Arab construction in Susya.Elad Benari, 6/14/2012, 2:14 AM

Court Orders Demolition of Illegal Arab Buildings

Supreme Court issues injunctions against 52 illegal structures in Arab Susya, following a petition by the Regavim organization.Elad Benari, 6/13/2012, 6:12 AM

Women in Green Plant in the Face of Destruction

Activists planted dozens of new olive trees at Netzer despite the Civil Administration's threat to uproot their work to protect state lands.Gabe Kahn, 6/1/2012, 3:30 PM

Report: IDF to Uproot Netzer Plantings After Shavuot

Women in Green warn the Civil Administration plans to uproot hundreds of trees at Netzer, call on public to join them in planting more treesGabe Kahn, 5/25/2012, 2:48 PM

Bulldozers Roll in Oz Zion, Ramat Migron

The IDF Civil Administration demolished two structures in the nascent communities of Oz Zion and Ramat Migron; six arrested in clashesGabe Kahn, 5/17/2012, 1:22 PM

Civil Administration Helping PA Take Over Area C

PA continues its attempts to take over Area C, under full Israeli control, and is being assisted by the Civil Administration.Elad Benari, 5/4/2012, 1:16 AM

IDF Imposes Closure on PA-Controlled Areas

As it goes on high alert for Passover, the IDF imposes a closure on the PA-controlled areas of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 4/6/2012, 3:15 AM