Watch: Behind the Scenes of the March for Gush Katif

Hundreds of people united to march across Israel against the withdrawal from Gush Katif in 2005. This is their story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2015, 2:06 PM

From Gush Katif to Tel Aviv Nightclubs - to Herself

'The Settler' explores the Disengagement through sincere, human eyes, boldly delving into the psyche of the people behind the stereotype.Tova Dvorin, 7/26/2015, 1:54 PM

Watch: 'That Was It' - A Gush Katif Story

Daniel Maman was born in Gush Katif. Just after high school, he and his family were thrust from their home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2015, 8:20 AM

Special Feature: Remembering Gush Katif 10 Years On

Mapping the Disengagement: Watch Exclusive Arutz Sheva footage from the communities destroyed 10 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2015, 8:30 PM

Sharon Never Consulted IDF Over Disengagement Plan

Top general reveals Ariel Sharon threatened to keep religious soldiers from officer status for 50 years if the IDF refused to comply.Uzi Baruch, 7/24/2015, 8:48 AM

Remembering Ten Years Since the Disengagement

Arutz Sheva speaks with Gush Katif activists on 10th anniversary of the expulsion - the time that has passed and the challenges that remain.Yoni Kempinski, 7/23/2015, 11:47 AM

Disengagement Plus Ten: Why We Cry on Tisha B’Av

Cry for the beloved country, cry for the moral cowardice that leads to sacrificing others rather than take a stand.Dr. Aryeh Hirsch, 7/23/2015, 5:38 AM

'The Last Word on Expelled Jewish Towns is Yet to be Said'

Widow of terror victim tells Arutz Sheva she and her children waiting to return home to Homesh 10 years later and 'undo the crime.'Benny Toker, 7/22/2015, 11:18 AM

Herzog: The Disengagement Was a Mistake

Left-wing opposition head says he agrees expulsion from Gush Katif, northern Samaria was wrong - though not entirely.Ari Soffer, 7/21/2015, 10:35 PM

10 Years Since Disengagement, Minister Vows: 'Jews Will Return'

Hundreds visit Sa-Nur, one of 4 towns in Samaria uprooted 10 years ago, call to correct the Disengagement 'mistake.'Eliran Aharon, 7/21/2015, 10:07 PM

'Gush Katif Disengagement Joins 5 Tragedies of Tisha B'Av'

Ex-head of National Security Council says it is fitting that 2005 Disengagement is timed with fast day of national tragedies.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/21/2015, 6:01 PM

Poll: Most Israelis Want Israel to Retake Gush Katif

51% of Israeli Jews say the government should retake Gaza and rebuild the Jewish communities evicted from there ten years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 5:38 PM

Did the Gush Katif Expulsion Do What it Said it Would?

New research reveals how Disengagement did in terms of Sharon's stated goals regarding population, security and world pressure.Eliran Aharon, 7/16/2015, 5:43 PM

Ten Years On, First Lady Rivlin Honors 'Heroes' of Gush Katif

'Netzarim just as Tel Aviv is the story of the Zionist settling of the land,' Rivlin says at special event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2015, 1:16 AM

Bennett: Gaza Eviction Was Intended to Destroy the Right

The Oslo Accords and the Disengagement were designed to cause the collapse of religious Zionism, charges Jewish Home head.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 7/13/2015, 4:27 PM

Herzog Claims 'No One Wants to Return to Gush Katif'

10 years since Disengagement, Opposition head says unilateral move failed but was 'correct,' demands a Gaza peace agreement.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 7/13/2015, 2:45 PM

Ten Years On, Israelis Highly Pessimistic Over Disengagement

Poll reveals the majority see eviction from Gush Katif as major failure of the Israeli government - and support resisting similar moves.Tova Dvorin, 7/9/2015, 9:59 AM

Gilad Sharon Proves There’s No Hope For the Delusional Left

Three wars came and went due to Sharon’s generosity, with a fourth war in the offing any day. Jack Engelhard, 7/8/2015, 12:19 PM

Minister Elkin Calls for Repeal of 2005 Samaria Eviction

If Minister Ze'ev Elkin gets his way, residents of four Samaria towns uprooted in the Disengagement will be able to return and rebuild.Yoni Kempinski, 7/8/2015, 8:40 AM

Gush Katif Expellee: Expulsion is Still a Part of My Identity

10 years later, those who were youths during the Gush Katif expulsion, gather to reflect.Yoni Kempinski, 7/8/2015, 4:12 AM

Gilad Sharon: 'Disengagement Was a Success'

Ariel Sharon's expulsion of Gaza's Jews was 'unfortunate, but it was necessary,' according to his son, Gilad Sharon.Yaakov Levi, 7/2/2015, 5:15 PM

Bennett Warns: You Can't Run From Terror

Education Minister meets students at Gush Katif Center in message against expulsion of Jews.Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2015, 3:33 PM

Bostoner Rebbe: Israel is the Focal Point for All Jews

Rabbi of famous hassidic movement recalls premonitions of the 2005 Disengagement from Gaza and calls for Jewish unity.Hezki Baruch, 6/29/2015, 7:48 AM

American-Jewish Efforts for Israel are 'Enormous and Valuable'

Dr. Frager admits 'we didn't stop the Gush Katif expulsion, but our voice is clearly heard regarding Iran, Oslo and more.'Eliran Aharon, Hillel Fendel, 6/24/2015, 2:45 PM

US Jews 'Failed Gush Katif, Like We Failed Holocaust Victims'

Rabbi Yoel Schoenfeld believes American Jews have a lot to answer for in failing to stop the Disengagement.Eliran Aharon, 6/23/2015, 10:55 PM

Still in the Maze, 10 Years On

Prize-winning posters depict the alienation and yearning of Gush Katif expellees.Yoni Kempinski, 6/22/2015, 1:12 AM

Gush Katif Evacuees to Disengagement Head: You Abandoned Us

Ten years since expulsion from Gaza, residents meet with head of relocation and pin him down for continuing to neglect them.Yishai Karov, 6/18/2015, 3:41 PM

Watch: 10 Years Later, Reliving the Gaza Expulsion

Photo exhibit travels Israeli campuses to remind next generation how all Israelis, left and right, 'suffered a lot' by leaving Gush Katif.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2015, 10:37 AM

Disengagement Commander Says: I Had to Do It

Ten years after, Col. (res.) Gershon Hacohen says if he'd refused orders, matters would have been worse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2015, 9:52 PM

'Non-Violent Protest Left us Refugees in Our Own Land'

While condemning violence, Yamit and Gush Katif expelee says Ethiopian Jewish protest is unfortunately only way to implement change.Hezki Baruch, 5/4/2015, 9:27 AM

Deri Says Shas 'Strives for Peace, Not Expelling Jews'

Aryeh Deri visits Gush Katif Museum and tells Arutz Sheva his party policy is to 'do everything to protect Jewish communities.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/11/2015, 2:42 PM

Yishai Vows 'We Won't Sit in Govt. Discussing Jewish Expulsion'

Ha'am Itanu head marks Gush Katif Day warning threat of expelling Jews remains, tells Arutz Sheva about Baruch Marzel union.Ari Yashar, 2/11/2015, 11:22 AM

Egypt's 'Gush Katif': Sinai Border Residents Evicted

The only way to put an end to terror in Sinai, according to an Egyptian official, is to clear out the Egyptian side of Rafiach.Moshe Cohen, 1/8/2015, 8:49 AM

Rivlin: I Learned Zionism from Gush Katif Evictees

President Reuven Rivlin joined residents of Nitzan, thrown out of their homes in the disengagement for Chanukah lighting.Yaakov Levi, 12/21/2014, 8:40 PM

Forgiveness is a Tough Sell

Some insults and indignations stick. Some injustices don't fade. Jack Engelhard, 9/19/2014, 7:16 AM

Gush Katif Girls' School Opens After '9 Years of Exile'

Mixed feelings as Neve Dekalim School gets permanent campus in Nitzan, ending temporary dwellings since 2005 expulsion from Gaza.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 9/3/2014, 2:44 PM

Bibi's Brother-in-Law: Only Invade Gaza if You Intend to Stay

Sara Netanyahu's brother says residents of southern Israel should 'admit their mistake' and apologize for supporting Gaza expulsion.Uzi Baruch and Ari Soffer, 8/21/2014, 2:00 PM

Gush Katif Expellee Ready to Go Home 'Any Day Now'

'I used to buy diapers in Khan Younis' says Anita Tucker, tracing Gaza's spiral to terror and why she feels a return is 'really close.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 8/18/2014, 10:08 AM

'We Believe it’ll Happen – We’ll Return to Gush Katif'

They’re told that it's an unrealistic idea, but many of the 9,000 Jews expelled from Gaza are convinced that they will return to Gush Katif.Shimon Cohen, Nathalie Cohen, 8/11/2014, 5:08 PM

As War Rages, Nine Years Since Gush Katif Expulsion to be Marked

Event to mark nine-years since Gaza ethnically-cleansed of Jewish population, as warnings of Hamas takeover now painfully clear.Hillel Fendel, 7/31/2014, 1:59 PM

Gaza: Blame The Left For This War

The crux of the war taking place at this moment. Jack Engelhard, 7/10/2014, 5:37 PM

'Apologize to the Families of Gush Katif'

Resident uprooted in 2005 Disengagement plan says Israeli public starting to sober up; 'we defended Israel with our bodies.'Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 7/9/2014, 2:56 PM

MK Mitzna: We Could Learn a Lot from Gush Katif

A long-time leftist, MK Amram Mitzna visited the Gush Katif Museum in Jerusalem Sunday - and came away emotionally moved.Moshe Cohen, 5/11/2014, 7:58 PM

Special Dance Event For Gush Katif Expellees

Volunter group celebrates giving gifts to 1,000th Gush Katif couple in large Jerusalem fundraising dance event.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 3/5/2014, 4:17 PM

'For Whom the Jackals Howl'

New book offers a searing critique of how the Israeli Right lost the narrative to the Left - and how it can take it back.Ari Soffer, 2/12/2014, 10:56 PM

Activists: We Want 60 MKs at E1 March

Activist Daniela Weiss has a dream: Bringing 60 MKs to a march set for Thursday to demand Israeli settlement of the E1 area.David Lev, 2/10/2014, 6:16 PM

Gush Katif Jews Rebuild Destroyed Synagogue

Jews from Ganei Tal build synagogue in Shakem near Ashdod after the model of their synagogue in Gaza, 'until we return to Gush Katif.'Ari Yashar, 2/9/2014, 10:05 PM

Sharon's Strategic Trade-Offs, Then and Now

Sharon's legacy is the acceptance of the idea of strategic trade-offs made under US pressure. Ron Jager, 1/26/2014, 10:49 AM

Interview: Remembering Gush Katif in Schools Across Israel

Arutz Sheva takes a look at how the Gush Katif Committee conveys the horror of the Disengagement to school children.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 1/24/2014, 11:55 AM

An open letter to Isi Leibler

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‘Peace Now’ Opposes Gush Katif Day: 'Right Wing Propaganda'

The head of Peace Now blasts school memorial days for destroyed Gaza communities as ‘one-sided’ and ‘right-wing propaganda.’Maayana Miskin, 1/23/2014, 6:35 PM

Hevron Community Leader: Sharon Would Have Kept 'Disengaging'

Noam Arnon slammed the leaders of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria for attending Ariel Sharon's funeral.David Lev, 1/13/2014, 10:07 PM

Anger Over Investigation into Sharon Death Celebrations

As Israel comes to grips with the death of Ariel Sharon, his legacy has prompted mixed feelings among many Israelis.David Lev, 1/12/2014, 5:45 PM

Internal Security 'Investigate Celebration of Sharon Death'

Yeshiva twice destroyed by Sharon scrutinized after quote posted hinting Sharon was 'apostate informer'. Arab celebrations ignored.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 1:18 PM

Gush Katif Residents Take Another Step Towards Normalcy

Former Gush Katif Nitzan School is moving to its permanent home at last, eight years after the expulsion. Shifra Shomron, 1/6/2014, 8:29 AM

Torah Survived Holocaust But Not 'Disengagement'

Two wooden handles of 90 year old German Torah displayed at Katif Center, parchment suddenly blackened shortly after expulsion.Ari Yashar and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2013, 1:34 PM

Court Orders Increase in Gush Katif Compensation

Victims of the 2005 disengagement plan are to receive increased compensation over the loss of their homes, High Court orders.David Lev, 12/9/2013, 4:05 PM