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Civil Administration supports legalizing illegal PA construction

Civil Administration supports legalizing illegal PA construction

The Civil Administration will meet to approve the retroactive legalization of hundreds of illegal structures built by the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2021 17:15
Likud MK: Shut down the Civil Administration

Likud MK: Shut down the Civil Administration

MK Avi Dichter says Civil Administration should be abolished and another body created to operate throughout Judea and Samaria.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 02/09/2020 06:03
'Corona landfill' to be closed

'Corona landfill' to be closed

Massive, illegal garbage dump which sprung up in an abandoned quarry near Sha’ar Binyamin Commercial Center to be closed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2020 19:24
Security forces demolish buildings in Binyamin region

Security forces demolish buildings in Binyamin region

Border Police and Civil Administration forces demolish 12 buildings illegally built in the Binyamin region of Area C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2020 06:55
Civil Administration returns artifacts stolen by Arabs

Civil Administration returns artifacts stolen by Arabs

Civil Administration returns ancient archeological artifacts stolen by robbers in the Bethlehem area.Orli Harari, 09/06/2020 03:07
Security forces demolish buildings near Yitzhar

Security forces demolish buildings near Yitzhar

Security forces demolishing illegal structures in three outposts near Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2020 06:39
Bennett approves construction of 1,900 residential units in Judea and Samaria

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, 21/02/2020 05:26
Defense Minister: Changing process for building approval 'a step in the right direction'

Defense Minister: Changing process for building approval 'a step in the right direction'

Defense Minister aims to shorten process for approval of construction in Judea, Samaria. 'Procedural sovereignty only.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2019 12:03
Israeli authorities confiscate illegal Arab truck near Jerusalem

Israeli authorities confiscate illegal Arab truck near Jerusalem

The truck was hauling building debris without a permit on the outskirts of Hizma.Kobi Finkler, 15/08/2019 19:02
New committee to speed up handling of Arab land claims

New committee to speed up handling of Arab land claims

Deputy DM Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan, Civil Administration announce new mechanism for quickly determining validity of Arab land claims.Shimon Cohen, 26/06/2019 22:19
Report: EU funding PA takeover of Area C

Report: EU funding PA takeover of Area C

Civil Administration report details PA efforts to claim land in Area C using aid provided by the European Union.Gary Willig, 07/04/2019 08:26
Building permits in Judea and Samaria to be delayed?

Building permits in Judea and Samaria to be delayed?

Civil Administration employees implement sanctions, threatening last Supreme Planning Council meeting before the elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2019 21:06
Police begin evacuation of settlement neighborhood

Police begin evacuation of settlement neighborhood

Border Police launch operation to dismantle a number of buildings in the Zeit Ra'anan area in Talmonim district of western Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2019 09:09
'Time to end Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria'

'Time to end Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria'

Jordan Valley Regional Council chief blasts Civil Administration, says body which governs Judea and Samaria is biased against Jews.Hezki Baruch, 11/01/2019 09:04
MK Smotrich: Close the Civil Administration now

MK Smotrich: Close the Civil Administration now

Jewish Home MK says residents of Judea and Samaria, who serve in the army and pay taxes, should receive services from government ministries.Ido Ben Porat, 28/11/2018 04:06
Improved road safety: New lighting posts on Route 90

Improved road safety: New lighting posts on Route 90

Previously dangerous mile of road north of Jericho receives new lights to improve safety of driving at night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2018 20:43
IDF shuts down illegal Arab gas station

IDF shuts down illegal Arab gas station

Illegal gas station, truck pouring debris by Alfei Menashe seized and evacuated in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018 21:17
Teenager attacks police at Khan al-Ahmar

Teenager attacks police at Khan al-Ahmar

Arab teenager disrupts Civil Administration work on infrastructure, becomes violent when police intervene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/10/2018 18:25
Structures near illegal Bedouin outpost demolished

Structures near illegal Bedouin outpost demolished

Civil Administration demolishes temporary structures erected by Palestinian Arab activists near illegal Bedouin outpost of Khan al-Ahmar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2018 07:04
Some 100 PA Arabs to receive budgetary pension

Some 100 PA Arabs to receive budgetary pension

Since 2001 new public sector employees receive no budgetary pension; Loophole lets PA Arabs working in Civil Admin to benefit nevertheless.Mordechai Sones, 22/05/2018 16:40
Civil Administration set for demolitions in 'Mevo'ot Yericho'

Civil Administration set for demolitions in 'Mevo'ot Yericho'

Knesset Land of Israel lobby turns to cabinet ministers, calling on them to stop demolitions tomorrow in Jordan Valley community.Hezki Baruch, 25/04/2018 19:35
Civil Administration stops laying of illegal water line

Civil Administration stops laying of illegal water line

Drilling tools used to build pipe to siphon off water seized on way to Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2018 20:24
'There is a limit to what they can get away with'

'There is a limit to what they can get away with'

Authorities demolish illegal Arab school established in heart of archaeological site with EU aid in clear violation of Supreme Court ruling.Orly Harari, 10/04/2018 10:26
Civil Administration strikes, Arabs pave illegal roads

Civil Administration strikes, Arabs pave illegal roads

Samaria Arabs take advantage of lax enforcement during strike to carry out illegal excavation causing environmental damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2018 19:01
Civil Admin. shuts down construction of illegal Arab road

Civil Admin. shuts down construction of illegal Arab road

Inspectors uncover ground broken for the construction of an illegal route in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2018 22:24
Israel shuts down illegal Arab garbage dump in Samaria

Israel shuts down illegal Arab garbage dump in Samaria

Civil Administration enforces law at pirate waste disposal site used to burn trash.Mordechai Sones, 13/02/2018 17:02
Civil Administration cracks down on illegal Arab activity

Civil Administration cracks down on illegal Arab activity

Civil Administration enforces against illegal work projects taking place across Judea and Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 17/01/2018 21:50
Judea and Samaria are suffering a 'silent building freeze'

Judea and Samaria are suffering a 'silent building freeze'

YESHA Council Chairman Hananel Dorani says lack of construction in Judea, Samaria, due to inability to deal with bureaucracy.Shimon Cohen, 08/01/2018 10:11
Park and go: This is how Arabs took over private Jewish land

Park and go: This is how Arabs took over private Jewish land

Arabs open illegal and dangerous parking lot, expand onto private Jewish land, authorities turn a blind eye.Chana Roberts, 25/12/2017 21:18
Evicted shepherds sue Civil Administration

Evicted shepherds sue Civil Administration

Two shepherds who were evicted from Judea and Samaria say: We wanted to leave voluntarily but Civil Administration did not agree.Yoni Kempinski, 29/11/2017 03:45
'I didn't think the State of Israel would trample me this way'

'I didn't think the State of Israel would trample me this way'

Police forces destroy Binyamin-region homes. Yoad, one of the residents, describes how the events unfolded.Yoad, Neveh Erez resident, 24/11/2017 14:10
PA Arabs attack Civil Admin. officers, one injured

PA Arabs attack Civil Admin. officers, one injured

One injured as Civil Administration officers attempting to shut down illegal Arab quarries attacked by dozens of rioters hurling stones.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/10/2017 09:17
Can an e-mail stop an Arab bulldozer?

Can an e-mail stop an Arab bulldozer?

How did the Civil Administration respond when Regavim activists uncovered illegal Arab digging near a major highway?Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2017 22:39
31 new homes approved for Hevron Jewish community

31 new homes approved for Hevron Jewish community

First new Israeli housing project in Hevron in decades approved.Hezki Baruch, 16/10/2017 14:24
Less than 900 housing units to receive permits next week

Less than 900 housing units to receive permits next week

Despite reports Civil Administration planned to give final approval to nearly 4,000 units next week, far fewer permits likely to be issued.David Rosenberg, 10/10/2017 14:27
Israel, Trump admin reach understanding on construction

Israel, Trump admin reach understanding on construction

New wave of construction in Judea, Samaria signals understanding between Israel, US. 'Trump admin. doesn't see this as obstacle to peace.'David Rosenberg, 09/10/2017 12:30
Thousands of units in Judea, Samaria to be approved in October

Thousands of units in Judea, Samaria to be approved in October

Housing projects, including 300 homes in Beit El and replacement neighborhood for Migron evictees, to be approved after holidays.Nitsan Keidar, 24/09/2017 17:24
Machpela House purchasers 'have more surprises' in store

Machpela House purchasers 'have more surprises' in store

Rabbi who moved into Machpela House with others believes the Supreme Court will allow residents to remain in purchased buildng..Eliran Aharon, 04/09/2017 20:34
'The state has lost control of the Jordan Valley'

'The state has lost control of the Jordan Valley'

Israeli residents suffer shortage from Arab pirate connections to water company pipes.Ido Ben Porat, 01/09/2017 10:08
On the table: 3,000 units across Judea and Samaria

On the table: 3,000 units across Judea and Samaria

Approval of 3,000 housing units delayed until after UN General Assembly, so as not to 'arm' Abbas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2017 22:27
'Reorganize the Civil Administration'

'Reorganize the Civil Administration'

Regavim attorney says Civil Administration is discriminatory, calls on them to 'reorganize.'Eliran Aharon, 25/08/2017 08:17
Hundreds of weapons parts found in smuggling truck

Hundreds of weapons parts found in smuggling truck

Truck believed to contain dozens of smuggled weapons parts found to contain no less than 354 pieces of weapons meant for reassembly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2017 20:28
Weapons smuggling plot foiled

Weapons smuggling plot foiled

Civil Administration, Border Police find parts for dozens of weapons, including military assault rifles in truck heading for Arab village.Yoni Kempinski, 22/08/2017 21:32
'We've come to live here forever'

'We've come to live here forever'

Resident of 'Machpelah House' in Hevron says Civil Administration creating rules in order to keep Jews out.Eliran Aharon, 30/07/2017 22:49
'Civil Administration helping PA take over Jordan Valley'

'Civil Administration helping PA take over Jordan Valley'

Jordan Valley Regional Council head calls for dismantling of Civil Administration 'because it advances Palestinian interests.'Eliran Aharon, 28/07/2017 12:29
Authorities disconnect stolen water pipelines to Area B

Authorities disconnect stolen water pipelines to Area B

Mekorot water company, Civil Administration disconnect illegal Arab water pipes stealing water from Jewish towns. Will it last?Nitsan Keidar, 27/07/2017 12:25
Construction of new Samaria town to begin right away

Construction of new Samaria town to begin right away

Civil Administration approves construction of town for residents of Amona.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 08/06/2017 05:06
New town in Samaria authorized by Civil Administration

New town in Samaria authorized by Civil Administration

Amichai, planned for expelled Amona residents in Shilo area, passes major bureaucratic hurdle.Hezki Baruch, 06/06/2017 14:12
Watch: Israel uses drones to crack down on Arab air pollution

Watch: Israel uses drones to crack down on Arab air pollution

Drones uncover illegal charcoal operation in Arab town. 'It harms the health of children, Israelis and Palestinians alike.'Yoni Kempinski, 04/06/2017 17:49
State to approve wave of construction in Judea and Samaria

State to approve wave of construction in Judea and Samaria

For the first time since Trump took office, Civil Admin. to approve thousands of new homes in Jewish communities across Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 02/06/2017 13:51
Arab theft causes serious water shortage in Samaria community

Arab theft causes serious water shortage in Samaria community

The Samarian community of Migdalim is suffering from water shortages due to theft of water by local ArabsArutz Sheva Staff, 29/05/2017 16:03
Civil administration approves jurisdiction of new town for Amona

Civil administration approves jurisdiction of new town for Amona

Amona residents not satisfied, demand practical steps towards establishing the town be taken.Tal Polon, 28/05/2017 13:19
Civil Administration plans synagogue demolition

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, 25/05/2017 20:27
Over 240 acres in Samaria declared state land

Over 240 acres in Samaria declared state land

Knesset lobby pushes government to reject any restrictions on construction in Judea and Samaria proposed by the Trump administration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2017 22:59
Arabs demonstrate against newspaper 'serving occupation'

Arabs demonstrate against newspaper 'serving occupation'

Arab journalists demonstrate against Al-Quds newspaper over Civil Administration ads regarding Judea and Samaria construction.Dalit Halevi, 07/03/2017 08:45
'Overnight our home became illegal'

'Overnight our home became illegal'

State could face lawsuits from thousands of people who would lose their homes if the Regulation Law is overturned.Uzi Baruch, 10/02/2017 12:25
Civil Administration gives green light to Amona relocation

Civil Administration gives green light to Amona relocation

Civil Administration removes one plot of land from Amona outline due to Arab ownership claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2017 04:34