EU ministers to discuss Israeli sovereignty

EU foreign minister says Israel's sovereignty plan will be "the most important item on the agenda" at Friday's meeting.Elad Benari, 5/13/2020, 6:08 AM

Efrat Mayor Revivi: Yamina can only influence from within the government

Leaders of Judea and Samaria call on Yamina not to sit in opposition but to accept what they are given in unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 5:53 PM

Pres. Trump and PM Netanyahu, are you ready to create history in Judea and Samaria?

History is preparing a new page for the day on which Israel restores - yes, restores - Jewish sovereignty in Judea and Samaria. Opinion.David Singer, 5/11/2020, 11:30 AM

Israelis back sovereignty plan - but few believe it will happen this year

Majority of Israelis back applying sovereignty to parts of Judea and Samaria - but have mixed feelings on what to do with Arab residents.David Rosenberg, 5/10/2020, 4:25 PM

On Judea and Samaria - it's withdrawal or annexation, stupid

Jews in Israel, make peace with your own identity and history and claim what is yours. Opinion.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 5/6/2020, 6:58 PM

Abbas: Annexation will lead to cancellation of Oslo Accords

PA chairman threatens to cancel all agreements with Israel if it declares an intention to annex territories in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 5/5/2020, 6:45 AM

UN Special Rapporteur incites hatred towards the Jewish People

UNHRC Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the 'Palestinian Territory' issued an explosive anti-Jewish statement. Op-ed.David Singer, 5/4/2020, 12:46 PM

IDF taking action against illegal PA construction

PA news agency reports on IDF activity to enforce the law in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 5/4/2020, 4:01 AM

Arab League: Sovereignty would be a 'war crime' against Palestinians

Arab League condemns unity government deal which says sovereignty in Judea and Samaria could be applied in July.Elad Benari, 5/1/2020, 5:16 AM

PA condemns State Department comments on sovereignty

PA “foreign ministry”: US willingness to accept Israeli sovereignty is "an extension of the US bias" in favor of Israel.Elad Benari, 4/29/2020, 5:45 AM

US official: We're ready to recognize Israeli application of sovereignty

State Dept. spokesperson: US would be ready to recognize Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria but negotiations with PA also required.Elad Benari, 4/28/2020, 2:58 AM

Jordan must not socially distance from Judea and Samaria’s Arabs 

Judea and Samaria’s Arab residents were Jordanian citizens between 1950 and 1988. Socially distancing from them now is the last thing Jordan should be doing. David Singer, 4/27/2020, 7:30 AM

Jewish Democratic Council of America endorses former Vice President Joe Biden

JDCA is 'an important new voice for the progressive values that unite us,' Biden says. Poll shows Biden receiving 67% of Jewish votes in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2020, 3:26 PM

PA satisfied with EU's condemnation of annexation

PA “foreign minister” praises EU foreign affairs chief who warned Israel against applying sovereignty over portions of Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 4/24/2020, 6:06 AM

So much sympathy for dead Jews - how about some empathy for live ones?

Jews and non-Jews alike prefer too often to shed phony crocodile tears of sympathy for dead Jews of the Holocaust, but find it difficult to empathize with the imperfect live variety, trying to survive in Israel. Gerald A. Honigman, 4/23/2020, 1:35 PM

Abbas: If Israel annexes any land - all agreements will be cancelled

PA chairman says agreements with Israel and the US will be "absolutely null" if Israel annexes any part of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 4/23/2020, 6:49 AM

PA spokesman: The US has no right to decide our fate

Nabil Abu Rudeineh blasts Pompeo who said that “annexation is an Israeli decision.”Elad Benari, 4/23/2020, 6:05 AM

Look what Pharaoh and Moses have become in the Passover drama

A tweak in the tale makes Israel into Pharaoh and Moses a human rights activist for the Palestinian Arabs, and all in the name of that handy tikkun olam. Steve Apfel, 4/14/2020, 2:07 PM

PA in contact with world powers to prevent Israeli annexation

Deputy Fatah leader says PA in contact with world powers to prevent Israel from advancing its plan to annex parts of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 4/13/2020, 6:07 AM

Top PLO official: Annexation will undermine security

PLO's Saeb Erekat warns that regional stability will be undermined if Israel applies sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 4/12/2020, 6:23 AM

“Restoring Jewish sovereignty” is not “West Bank annexation”

The Jewish media is letting the Jewish People down at this critical moment in Jewish History. In seeking to underplay the Netanyahu-Gantz divide, the Jewish media is giving ammunition to our enemies to use “West Bank annexation” at every opportunity. David Singer, 4/10/2020, 12:00 PM

Samaria Regional Council Head urges PM not to 'miss this historic opportunity'

Yossi Dagan hopes PM Netanyahu won't cave in to pressure from Blue & White.Hezki Baruch, 4/7/2020, 12:20 PM

MK Yoav Kisch: 'Future generations will not forgive us for backing down on sovereignty'

MK Yoav Kisch insists that unity government must commit to applying sovereignty over Judea, Samaria, Jordan ValleyNitsan Keidar, 4/6/2020, 10:11 AM

Ministerial Committee to declare 'restricted area' in Judea and Samaria

Cabinet authorizes ministerial committee to approve the declaration of a "restricted area" by the military commander in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2020, 1:28 AM

PA: Don't go to the 'settlements'

PA cabinet leader calls on the public to avoid visiting Israeli "settlements" to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.Dalit Halevi, 4/5/2020, 6:00 AM

Israel transfers 120 million shekels to PA

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon signed the transfer of part of PA tax money over fear that coronavirus would worsen PA's economy.Elad Benari, 3/23/2020, 5:30 AM

Bennett orders reduction in number of Arab workers entering Israel

Closure on Bethlehem and the Gaza Strip will continue. Kerem Shalom crossing will operate as usual.Ido Ben Porat, 3/17/2020, 12:40 AM

Samaria leader presses: Two new industrial zones added to White House plan

Samaria leader Yossi Dagan pressures Netanyahu, White House, to add two new industrial zones to map of 'deal of the century.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2020, 7:19 PM

Israeli voters, the elections are a referendum on national sovereignty

The Trump plan is a test for Israel regarding application of Israeli law over the Jordan Valley and the Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 3/2/2020, 6:45 PM

Mark Langfan explains the strategic value of the West Bank

Mark Langfan explains why Israel and the United States' security require Israeli control over the West Bank.Sharona Cohen, 3/1/2020, 11:21 PM

Efrat Mayor: Yesha leaders must cooperate with Trump administration

Oded Revivi says Israeli mayors in Judea and Samaria must work with US on maps of territory that will remain Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2020, 3:35 PM

Bennett approves construction of 1,900 residential units in Judea and Samaria

Civil Administration's Planning Office to approve more than 1,900 housing units in the heart of the Binyamin region.Ben Ariel, 2/21/2020, 5:26 AM

Touring Judea & Samaria - must-see spots

‘Visit2Israel’ reveals must-see spots in the Holy Land - Judea & Samaria.ILTV, 2/20/2020, 12:47 PM

PA threatens legal action against Amazon

PA blasts Amazon for offering free shipping to Israeli residents of Judea and Samaria but not to Palestinian Arab ones.Elad Benari, 2/19/2020, 5:44 AM

Erekat to companies operating in Judea and Samaria: Leave the 'settlements'

Senior PLO official calls on companies named in UN blacklist to cease doing business in "settlements".Elad Benari, 2/19/2020, 3:37 AM

Amazon under fire over free shipping to Jews and not Arabs

Amazon accused of bias for offering free shipping to Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria but not to PA villages.Ben Ariel and JTA, 2/17/2020, 5:56 AM

AIPAC condemns UNHRC blacklist

Pro-Israel lobby says UNHRC blacklist "latest in a deplorable history of attacks on Israel by the UN and its agencies."Elad Benari, 2/13/2020, 2:06 AM

Democratic Rep. blasts 'shameful' UNHRC blacklist

Rep. Ted Deutch criticizes UN Human Rights Council following release of "blacklist" of companies which do business in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 2/12/2020, 11:42 PM

Bennett urges PM: 'Apply sovereignty, or we'll have a Palestinian terror state'

Defense Min. Bennett urges immediate vote on sovereignty, says 'there'll never be a better time' to do it.Hezki Baruch, 2/9/2020, 12:07 AM

Investor's Corner - Where can I buy into the Deal of the Century?

President Trump is a real estate man and his first definition of a deal is that it will be 'out of the box'. What will be in Judea/Samaria?Lior Zeberg, 2/6/2020, 11:22 AM

MK Matan Kahana: Apply sovereignty now or we will face a terrorist state

Yamina MK visits Yesha council sovereignty tent. 'If we don't take this opportunity now we will not have another in the next 50 years.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 5:00 PM

New UN resolution would condemn Israeli annexation

Draft Security Council resolution seeks to rebuke Trump peace plan by condemning Israeli plan to annex communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 2/5/2020, 3:03 AM

Rubin Margules stands strong for Judea and Samaria

"Jewish Lay Leaders - Opinions That Matter," hosts Rubin Margules who passionately explains the State of Israel's rights to Judea & Samaria.Baruch Gordon, 2/4/2020, 9:40 PM

463,901 Jews living in Judea and Samaria

Growth rate in Judea & Samaria increases in 2019 to 3.4%. 'Half a million residents and high growth rate means its time for sovereignty.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2020, 10:38 AM

Britain warns Israel against annexation

UK foreign office expresses concern over possible Israeli application of sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/31/2020, 9:49 PM

Israel will be less secure if the "Deal ofthe Century" is carried out

The tunnel aspect of the Trump team's "Deal Of The Century" proposal would critically endanger Israeli civilians.   Moshe Phillips, 1/30/2020, 7:03 AM

Yariv Levin: We're preparing to apply sovereignty - but it won't be next week

Minister Yariv Levin says Israeli government won't be able to apply sovereignty next Sunday. 'But we want to do it as quickly as possible.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 10:10 AM

Report Released: 800,000 Jews Reside In Judea & Samaria

A new population report of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria has been released today to the AP.Dena Udren, 1/28/2020, 10:05 PM

Bennett: How can A-G file indictments against Netanyahu while he is abroad?

Defense Minister slams A-G Mandelblit for filing indictments against Netanyahu while PM is meeting President Trump in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2020, 3:54 PM

Report to be released today: 19.05% increase of Jews living in Judea and Samaria

The new West Bank Jewish Population Stats Report, updated to Jan. 1, 2020 will be released later today.Dena Udren, 1/28/2020, 1:19 PM

The Deal of the Century: A non-starter?

“The Deal of the Century,” if the leaked details are even close to accurate, is a non-starter. That is the simple take-away. But should Israel wait for the Arabs to blow it up on their own? And then what? Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 1/28/2020, 6:52 AM

Soldiers allowed weapons-smuggling for thousands of shekels in bribes

Network revealed smuggling weapons, tobacco, other products from Judea and Samaria to Israel; 6 soldiers suspected of turning blind eye.Mordechai Sones, 1/27/2020, 3:13 PM

'Construction company worked for PA since 2011'

Amichai, Shiloh residents welcome Defense Minister Bennett's stand against illegal PA construction in open areas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2020, 2:44 PM

Senior US officials claim Netanyahu opposed to annexing settlements in Judea and Samaria

Top US officials say PM opposed to plan to apply sovereignty to all Israeli towns in Judea & Samaria, wants annexation only in Jordan ValleyArutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2020, 3:07 PM

Bennett: We will not allow creation of Palestinian state

Defense Minister responds to reports Trump Administration to release peace plan soon. 'Yamina party will remain vigilant.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 7:11 PM

Defense Minister Naftali Bennett: 7 new nature reserves in Area C, expansion of 12 more

Defense Minister Nafrali Bennett approves 7 new nature reserves in Area C and expansion of 12 existing reserves in Judea and SamariaIdo Ben Porat, 1/15/2020, 3:27 PM

PA official livid: Bennett preventing establishment of Palestinian state

PA envoy to the Arab League blasts Bennett's decisions on Area C, says Israel planning to annex this area.Dalit Halevi, 1/14/2020, 6:19 AM