Judea and Samaria Division

Yitzhar Taunts 'Unintelligent' Police after Raid

Police claim to seize cache of makeshift weapons for use against Arabs, IDF. Community derides finds which include empty lighbulbs.Orly Harari, Gil Ronen, 2/4/2015, 11:25 AM

Over 100K 'Like' Soldier Who Confronted Arab Youths

Support for the soldier who got tough with Hevron provocateurs hits peak, as IDF backtracks on its criticism.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Gil Ronen, 5/1/2014, 7:05 PM

IDF Commander: Arrests Prevented More Attacks

Commander of the Judea and Samaria Division says that Bat Yam terrorists were planning more bombings.Elad Benari, 1/3/2014, 3:43 AM

Yaalon Saves General from Knesset Embarrassment

Defense Minister tells IDF Commander not to speak at committee when settler leaders are present.Gil Ronen, 5/21/2013, 9:26 AM

IDF May Beef Up Force Near Hevron

Division Commander visits area where Arabs attacked an IDF jeep with firebombs Wednesday.Gil Ronen, 5/16/2013, 6:34 PM

Commander: Don't Worry about Losing the Fence

Ofra residents worried about a Fogel-type scenario but Col. Pinto says security will not be worsened.Gil Ronen, 4/18/2013, 5:58 PM

Police Forces Evacuate Arab Outpost

The Judea and Samaria District of the Israeli Police evacuates the illegal Arab outpost in the area known as E1.Elad Benari, 1/13/2013, 3:03 AM

IDF Denies it was Pushed Out of Jenin

Senior officer says instead of arresting one suspect, the force simply arrested another, in the incident Thursday.Gil Ronen, 1/3/2013, 6:01 PM

Since Shalit Deal: 15 Terrorists Re-arrested

IDF Website says concerns that released terrorists would cause terror escalation proved unfounded.Gil Ronen, 10/18/2012, 8:05 PM

IDF Commander Orders Extra Patrols After Firebomb Attack

The Commander of the IDF’s Judea and Samaria Division orders extra troops to patrol major roads in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 8/17/2012, 12:14 AM

Youths Break into IDF Base, Protest Treatment of Yesha Residents

Ten teenagers broke into an IDF base near Beit El to protest the evacuation of outposts in Judea and Samaria. Nine were detained.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/27/2012, 8:50 PM

Proposal: Bring MDA to Judea and Samaria

A proposed law would obligate MDA to provide services in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2012, 11:26 AM

Judea and Samaria: More Officers, Less Safety

New statistics show that the Judea and Samaria District did not meet any of its goals in fighting 'normal' crimes.Elad Benari, 1/23/2012, 6:12 AM

IDF Boss Defends Controversial Appointments

IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz sought to allay concerns Defense Minister Barak is making political appointments in Judea and SamariaGabe Kahn., 12/19/2011, 9:18 PM

IDF's Judea Brigade Simulates Terror Attack

The Judea Regional Brigade of the IDF’s Judea and Samaria Division holds the largest military exercise in its history.Elad Benari, 11/15/2011, 2:12 AM

New Commander Appointed for Judea and Samaria Division

Brigadier General Hagai Mordechai replaces the controversial Nitzan Alon as head of the IDF's Judea and Samaria Division.Elad Benari, 10/26/2011, 3:08 AM