Who’s funding illegal PA settlements in Area C—Nearly 10,000 cases

What makes the Palestinian settlements “illegal” is the thin wisp of Oslo that remains. The rest is dust. Edwin Black, 8/22/2019, 7:50 AM

Who's funding illegal Palestinian settlements in Area C? (Part I)

The current rapid illegal build-up is funded by hundreds of millions of euros annually, funneled by the European Union and individual European nations into scores of building and infrastructure projects. Edwin Black, 8/16/2019, 10:12 AM

Watch: Terror state is just around the corner

EU, UN funding illegal Arab construction in Area C of Judea and Samaria - Israeli state Land - creating de facto "Palestinian state."Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2019, 1:02 PM

Ex Shin Bet head: 'Annexation could lead to needless bloodshed'

"We need to proceed with steps to reduce the occupation in Judea and Samaria," Yoram Cohen says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2019, 12:35 PM

PA: Building permits in Area C a 'dangerous precedent'

PA cabinet leader accuses Israel of striving to destroy the PA and the two-state solution by expanding the "settlements".Dalit Halevi, 8/1/2019, 4:15 AM

US Amb.: Decision to build Arab units in Area C - Israel's alone

Amb. Friedman says US not involved in Israeli Cabinet decision to approve construction of 715 units in Arab villages of Area C.Tal Polon, 7/31/2019, 10:06 PM

The criteria for Arab construction in Area C

Ministers set guidelines for approval of construction of housing units for Arabs in Area C, including curbing of illegal activity by the PANitzan Keidar, 7/30/2019, 10:38 PM

Construction of 715 units for Arabs in Area C approved

Constructions of thousands of housing units in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria will also be approved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 10:29 PM

Likud MK: We're fighting for Area C

'No way to soften Palestinians, we need to fight them on the ground,' MK Gideon Sa'ar says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 10:52 AM

Netanyahu promoting Arab construction in Area C

Cabinet ministers discuss approving building plans for Arabs in Area C alongside approving plans for Jews in Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 7/29/2019, 10:28 PM

'Stop Palestinian Area C expansion'

Deputy FM exposed to redoubled illegal PA construction, facts on ground. 'We won't allow establishment of de facto Palestinian state.'Ido Ben Porat, 7/16/2019, 8:40 PM

Likud MK: Time is short, PA takeover is expanding

MK Dr. Shlomo Karhi visits Gush Etzion, sees firsthand the Palestinian Authority's takeover of Area C.Hezki Baruch, 7/12/2019, 3:33 AM

Smotrich: PA takeover of Israeli lands is dangerous and illegal

Min. Smotrich, member of Security Cabinet, demands government create, implement, plan to end 'dangerous' Arab takeover of Israel's land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2019, 11:15 AM

Emergency meeting over Arab takeover of Area C

MK Moti Yogev initiates discussion in Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee on PA takeover of Area C in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2019, 11:21 AM

Jews detained after being fired at by PA 'policemen'

Palestinian Authority 'policemen' fire at Jewish hikers, try to shove them into a vehicle. Samaria leader: They are hikers, not criminals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2019, 3:48 PM

Likud MK: Stop Palestinian takeover of Area C

MK Ariel Kallner visits Judea and Samaria with Regavim movement, calls for emergency plan to stop PA takeover of Area C.Hezki Baruch, 6/19/2019, 3:06 AM

Why does Israel allow the EU flag in Area C?

The Knesset must immediately cancel the agreement signed by Netanyahu  with the EU allowing the EU to finance Palestinian Arab projects in Jerusalem and Area C. Ezequiel Doiny, 6/16/2019, 2:21 PM

PA has plans to strengthen its hold on Jerusalem

New PA cabinet formulates plans to strengthen Palestinian steadfastness in Area C and in eastern Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 4/14/2019, 4:46 AM

From the Hebrew press: How to create a fake poll

If you know what answers you would like to hear, the questions can be phrased accordingly. Like the one below on Judea and Samaria. Haggai Huberman, 2/27/2019, 3:41 PM

'I'm willing to give half a million Arabs citizenship'

Justice Minister Shaked says she's willing to give Area C Arabs Israeli citizenship in exchange for applying Israeli law to the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2019, 7:53 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Will the “New Right” get it right?

If the “New Right” is to advance “Right wing” causes, it must abandon schemes that lead to Lebanonization or Balkanization of Israeli society and work towards legitimizing the idea of incentivized emigration of the Arab population of Judea-SamariaDr. Martin Sherman, 1/11/2019, 7:47 AM

Entrenched apartheid in the 'West Bank'

A discriminatory two-tiered segregation system is maintained throughout Areas A and B in the 'West Bank.' David Singer, 7/9/2018, 2:19 PM

The status quo in Judea and Samaria poses a danger to the State

We are living next to a ticking time bomb and things are happening - every minute that passes, facts are being established on the ground. There is no status quo. Nadia Matar and Yehudit Katsover, 4/25/2018, 5:59 PM

PA asks Europe to invest in Area C

PA leader meets EU representatives, asks them to invest in Area C, which is under full Israeli control.Dalit Halevi, 2/23/2018, 5:44 AM

PA, Norwegian org. plots to take over Area C

PA agricultural organization, with aid of Norwegian People's Aid, plans to plant trees throughout Area C to cut off Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2017, 6:42 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The ruinous results of “conflict management”

"Conflict management has not countered successful Palestinian efforts…to change crucial strategic facts on the ground with deleterious long-term implications on Israel’s security."Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/10/2017, 7:32 AM

EU demands Israel pay for demolishing illegal buildings

European Union demands Israel compensate it for demolishing illegal Arab buildings in Area C.Elad Benari, 10/19/2017, 3:45 AM

Cabinet blocks Netanyahu on benefits for PA Arabs

Netanyahu rushes to approve new road, industrial zone for Arabs in Area C, ministers block move.Ido Ben Porat, 9/25/2017, 5:50 PM

Watch: Arutz Sheva reporter attacked by Arabs

Arutz Sheva's Eliran Aharon was attacked by Arabs when visiting an illegal Arab encampment on state land.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2017, 11:58 AM

'Qalqilya Plan' frozen

Netanyahu freezes plan for the expansion of Qalqilya after understanding he will not have a majority in the Cabinet to approve it.Nitsan Keidar and Eliran Aharon, 7/12/2017, 11:53 PM

'Regulation Law benefits both Jews and Arabs'

Defense Ministry finds Regulation Law is preventing the demolition of both Arab and Jewish structures in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2017, 10:41 PM

'Israel is strengthening Arab grip on Yesha with its own hands'

Judea and Samaria Forum of Jewish Home party blasts Civil Administration's quiet advancement of Arab foothold over Area C.Hezki Baruch, 6/28/2017, 8:24 PM

Likud minister: Why are we approving construction for Arabs?

Culture Minister Regev asks why Israel should approve 15,000 housing units for Arabs in Area C, when they build nonstop in areas A and B.Hezki Baruch, 6/18/2017, 1:55 PM

'Netanyahu's legacy is a Palestinian state in Area C'

National Union party's secretary-general blasts decision to build housing units in Qalqiliya at the expense of Jews.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2017, 3:07 AM

'We have to promote our own interests - not those of the PA'

Bennett and Shaked slam approval of 14,000 housing units for Arab residents of Area A which will be in Area C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2017, 10:33 PM

'Say no to Arab vacation town'

Palestinian Authority illegally builds new 'vacation town' near Jewish towns, in Area C, while Israeli authorities turn a blind eye.Orly Harari, 6/11/2017, 9:56 AM

'Vote again on Arab building in Area C'

Head of Samaria Council calls for revote on decision to allow Arab building in Area C. 'It’s giving away land in disguise.'Ido ben Porat, 5/29/2017, 8:56 PM

Civil Administration plans synagogue demolition

Buildings slated for demolition in town of Bat Ayin in Gush Etzion. 'Jewish homes get destroyed while Arabs build in Area C?Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 8:27 PM

'We will not divide the land with our enemies'

Education Minister slams report US asked Israel to transfer parts of Area C to Area B and give them to the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2017, 10:33 PM

'Restore Jewish property rights before approving Arab building'

As government weighs granting Palestinian Authority right to build in Area C, Jewish owners of land in Area B cannot exercise their rights.Reut Hadar, 5/21/2017, 8:04 PM

Bennett attempts halt to Arab construction

Netanyahu to push 'incentives' package for PA Arabs including building in Area C, Jewish Home ministers 'trying to form bloc opposing it.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/21/2017, 8:30 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel- Lost without a map?

It is difficult to know what is more disturbing-whether some ministers actually believe in the policy proposals they promote – or whether they don’t—but promote them anyway. Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/24/2017, 11:40 AM

Left-wing MK plans bill to annex Area C

Zionist Union MK plans to submit bill to annex all of Area C to force coalition to act on its declarations instead of empty postures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2017, 10:58 AM

Shaked: Annexing Judea and Samaria means end of Jewish State

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked says annexing all of Judea and Samaria would be demographic disaster, but Area C should be annexed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 10:52 PM

'The Eternal People do not fear a winding road': Amona belongs to G-d

The Messiah's donkey sometimes stumbles over rocks on the long road to Redemption, but he continues on. Barouch Levy, 2/2/2017, 11:07 AM

A Two-State-Solution? Just not according to the Clinton Parameters

With the start of a new White House era, Israel must let go of the Clinton Parameters two-state-solution. Rabin's approach stressed the importance of Area C in Judea and Samaria under Israeli control as a prerequisite for defensible borders.Maj. Gen. (res.) Gershon Hacohen, 1/31/2017, 11:05 AM

Opinion: Israel must not be a repeat of Czechoslovakia 1938

I have just returned from a long trip in the post-1967 areas to see for myself and I say: Israel cannot survive without Judea and Samaria.Giulio Meotti, 1/15/2017, 6:35 PM

On the obligation to sound a warning

What is the prime minister planning to tell the president-elect about his vision for areas A,B and C? Is it going to be concessions or is Israel going to benefit from having a friend in the White House? Nadia Matar and Yehudit Katsover, 1/11/2017, 12:09 AM

Palestinian Authority worried Israel may annex Area C

Palestinian Authority's International Realtions Department claims annexing Area C will threaten 'Palestinian state.'Dalit Halevi, 1/9/2017, 1:35 PM

Correcting Australian former Foreign Minister's canards

Bob Carr is incorrect on Israel and vested Jewish rights - and on what is happening in Judea and Samaria. David Singer, 12/29/2016, 10:35 PM

'Sovereignty is the answer to the UN'

Minister Uri Ariel says Israel must shift from offense to defense if UN anti-Israel resolution passes, apply sovereignty to Area C.Hezki Baruch, 12/22/2016, 7:32 PM

'We approved hospitals, not houses for Arabs'

Construction approved by for Arabs in Area C will include a hospital and soccer fields, not residential units.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2016, 6:20 PM

Security cabinet approves construction in Area C - for Arabs

Building projects for Arabs permitted in areas of Judea and Samaria under direct Israeli control.Yoel Domb, 10/27/2016, 3:33 PM

German bank funds 'Arabs only' water purification plant

KfW Bank funding waste treatment plant, on condition it only serve Arab population. Experts warn facility could harm archaeological sites.Raphael Levi, 8/16/2016, 2:50 PM

PA urges more construction in Israeli-controlled Area C

PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah says there should be more Palestinian construction in Area C in response to Israeli "violations".Dalit Halevi, 7/21/2016, 5:16 AM

Jewish MK: Israel is ‘ethnically cleansing’ Judea and Samaria

Joint List MK claims to British press that Israel is trying to appropriate land so Israelis can settle there in the future.Shoshana Miskin, 5/1/2016, 10:23 PM

EU's latest settlement hypocrisy – where’s the protest from US Jews?

The EU is building illegally in Area C, but condemns Israel for cultivated unused land.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 3/21/2016, 8:44 AM