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PA: The entire settlement enterprise is 'illegal'

PA: The entire settlement enterprise is 'illegal'

Abbas spokesman blasts Israeli approval of hundreds of housing units in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 12/01/2021 06:18
New construction in Judea and Samaria before Biden takes office?

New construction in Judea and Samaria before Biden takes office?

Civil Administration reportedly planning to approve new construction in Judea and Samaria in the next two weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 04:36
Kiryat Arba: Dozens of new homes authorized in Nofei Mamre neighborhood

Kiryat Arba: Dozens of new homes authorized in Nofei Mamre neighborhood

Construction of new road linking Kiryat Arba-Hebron to Jerusalem creating huge demand for housing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2020 17:54
PA to EU: Sanction Israel over construction in Judea and Samaria

PA to EU: Sanction Israel over construction in Judea and Samaria

PA envoy to the EU says sanctions against Israel are necessary since "it has not stopped its settlement activities".Elad Benari, 22/10/2020 06:35
Egypt condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

Egypt condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

Egyptian Foreign Ministry says Israeli construction places two-state solution in "grave danger."Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2020 05:23
PA: Israeli construction could lead to 'apartheid'

PA: Israeli construction could lead to 'apartheid'

PA envoy to the UN condemns approval of new construction in Judea and Samaria, says it "erodes" peace efforts.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/10/2020 22:05
UN envoy condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

UN envoy condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

UN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov says Israeli construction will "undermine the achievement of the two-state solution".Elad Benari, 16/10/2020 05:57
PA blasts Israeli approval of Judea and Samaria construction

PA blasts Israeli approval of Judea and Samaria construction

Abbas spokesman says Israeli decision "violates all international legitimacy resolutions".Elad Benari, 15/10/2020 06:14
Turkey outraged over construction in Judea and Samaria

Turkey outraged over construction in Judea and Samaria

Turkish Foreign Ministry: Netanyahu's decision to approve new construction in "settlements" proves Israel still planning annexation.Dalit Halevi, 05/10/2020 06:10
Netanyahu promises 5,400 housing units in Judea and Samaria

Netanyahu promises 5,400 housing units in Judea and Samaria

PM instructs that extensive construction be approved. About half of the apartments will be in Beitar Illit.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 02/10/2020 20:54
European ambassadors blast Israeli construction plans

European ambassadors blast Israeli construction plans

Ambassadors from eight European countries meet Israel's Deputy National Security Adviser, denounce construction in Jerusalem and E1.Ben Ariel, 28/02/2020 05:30
UN envoy: 'Settlements' are a substantial obstacle to peace

UN envoy: 'Settlements' are a substantial obstacle to peace

UN envoy Nickolay Mladenov condemns Israeli plans for new construction in Jerusalem and the E1 area.Elad Benari, 27/02/2020 03:01
Britain: Jerusalem construction 'undermines future Palestinian state'

Britain: Jerusalem construction 'undermines future Palestinian state'

Britain condemns Israel’s announcement of new construction in the Givat Hamatos and Har Homa neighborhoods in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 26/02/2020 06:41
Abbas spokesman blasts new Israeli construction near Maaleh Adumim

Abbas spokesman blasts new Israeli construction near Maaleh Adumim

PA chairman's spokesman says Netanyahu's announcement of new construction in E1 area crosses "red lines".Elad Benari, 26/02/2020 04:47
France and Germany condemn Israeli building plans in Jerusalem

France and Germany condemn Israeli building plans in Jerusalem

France and Germany angered by Netanyahu’s announcement of new construction in Har Homa and Givat Hamatos.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/02/2020 20:10
PA accuses Netanyahu of 'systematically' destroying two-state solution

PA accuses Netanyahu of 'systematically' destroying two-state solution

Abbas spokesman blasts Netanyahu following his announcement of new construction in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 21/02/2020 06:23
Jerusalem Mayor to Arutz Sheva: One of the happiest days of my life

Jerusalem Mayor to Arutz Sheva: One of the happiest days of my life

Moshe Lion discusses Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's announcement on the construction in Givat Hamatos and Homat Shmuel.Nitsan Keidar, 21/02/2020 04:37
Binyamin Regional Council welcomes new construction

Binyamin Regional Council welcomes new construction

Head of Binyamin Regional Council says approval of building plans in Judea and Samaria is "joyous news for the settlement enterprise."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2020 06:04
Britain condemns approval of construction in Judea and Samaria

Britain condemns approval of construction in Judea and Samaria

Britain says "settlements" are illegal in response to Israeli approval of more than 2,300 housing units in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 06/11/2019 00:22
'Settlements in Judea and Samaria will be removed like in Gaza'

'Settlements in Judea and Samaria will be removed like in Gaza'

Abbas spokesman says all "settlements" in Judea and Samaria are illegal and will eventually be removed as was the case in Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 28/12/2018 05:35
Dozens of apartments to be built in Itamar

Dozens of apartments to be built in Itamar

Agreement on constructing new permanent homes in Itamar, Samaria signed this week. Council head: 'Bypass road will allow easy access.'Mordechai Sones, 19/07/2018 14:34
'Kerry wanted to evacuate the Golan Heights'

'Kerry wanted to evacuate the Golan Heights'

MK Motti Yogev to Arutz Sheva: We are in an amazing and wonderful time period. We are finished with the eight years of Obama's freeze.Eliran Aharon, 04/01/2018 00:02
France blasts latest Israeli construction

France blasts latest Israeli construction

France accuses Israel of colonization following approval of new construction in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 20/10/2017 02:12
PLO official blasts Netanyahu's 'racist' coalition

PLO official blasts Netanyahu's 'racist' coalition

Senior PLO official Hanan Ashrawi blasts Israeli government following approval of new construction in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 19/10/2017 05:46
PA blasts Israel's 'settlement assault'

PA blasts Israel's 'settlement assault'

Abbas spokesman accuses Netanyahu of "defying the world" following approval of construction in Beit El.Elad Benari, 18/10/2017 04:14
UN envoy: Israel continuing to build 'settlements'

UN envoy: Israel continuing to build 'settlements'

UN envoy for the Middle East accuses Israel of continuing to “build settlements at a high rate" in defiance of Security Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2017 04:14
'Build in Judea and Samaria'

'Build in Judea and Samaria'

Former Likud minister Gideon Sa’ar urges the Israeli government to approve construction throughout Judea and Samaria.Eliran Aharon, 19/09/2017 05:39
Official: Bennett trying to make political gains

Official: Bennett trying to make political gains

Senior political official claims Bennett knew for a while that construction plans for Judea and Samaria would be approved.Ido Ben Porat, 06/09/2017 05:03
On Sunday: Right-wing ministers' test

On Sunday: Right-wing ministers' test

Six ministers refuse to announce they will back bill obligating the government to fulfill promises to build in Judea and Samaria.Eliran Aharon, 30/06/2017 00:05
To promote peace, Israel should not stop building

To promote peace, Israel should not stop building

Building is the best way to bring the PA to the table. Ted Belman, 07/05/2017 15:30
Brazil blasts 'illegal settlements'

Brazil blasts 'illegal settlements'

Brazil blasts Israel's approval of new construction in Judea and Samaria, calls for creation of Palestinian state.Ben Ariel, 05/04/2017 03:46
Fatah official: Israel not a 'peace partner'

Fatah official: Israel not a 'peace partner'

Jibril Rajoub blasts Israel's approval of new community in Samaria, says it proves there's no partner for peace.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/04/2017 01:07
Europe blasts Israeli construction

Europe blasts Israeli construction

Britain, France and Germany condemn Israel's approval of new community for Amona residents, say it undermines peace.Ben Ariel, Canada, 31/03/2017 23:29
White House warns against 'unrestrained' building

White House warns against 'unrestrained' building

United States says "unrestrained" building in Judea and Samaria could hinder peace.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/03/2017 20:55
Israel to 'significantly' reduce new construction

Israel to 'significantly' reduce new construction

Netanyahu tells Cabinet that new policy on Judea and Samaria will be in line with Trump's views.Nitsan Keidar, 31/03/2017 01:42
Most Israelis believe Trump won't oppose construction

Most Israelis believe Trump won't oppose construction

55 percent of Jewish Israelis do not believe Trump will oppose construction in Judea and Samaria.JTA, 08/03/2017 02:30
'Israel already coordinating construction with White House'

'Israel already coordinating construction with White House'

Transportation Minister tells Arutz Sheva relations with Trump Administration greatly improved, Israel coordinating building policy with WH.Yoni Kempinsky, 13/02/2017 18:56
Build, but shut up about it, says Trump

Build, but shut up about it, says Trump

What other country stops the presses to announce that it is building more homes? Jack Engelhard, 05/02/2017 00:27
'At the end of the day, the goal is peace'

'At the end of the day, the goal is peace'

White House spokesman: Statement about "settlements" is very clear. Netanyahu and Trump will discuss the peace process when they meet.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/02/2017 21:33
White House: 'Settlements' may not help promote peace

White House: 'Settlements' may not help promote peace

In first official statement on Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria, White House suggests it may not be helpful in promoting peace.Elad Benari, 03/02/2017 02:04
Report: Trump asks Israel to stop construction

Report: Trump asks Israel to stop construction

American official tells Jerusalem Post Israel's recent construction announcements undermine Trump's peace efforts.Elad Benari, 03/02/2017 01:06
PA threatens 'measures' against Israeli construction

PA threatens 'measures' against Israeli construction

Abbas spokesman condemns Israel’s announcement of new homes in Judea and Samaria, threatens the PA will take "necessary measures".Elad Benari, 02/02/2017 05:13
EU blasts Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

EU blasts Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

EU foreign policy chief says Israel's new construction in Judea and Samaria makes a two-state solution “impossible”.Elad Benari, 02/02/2017 03:14
3,000 new homes approved in Judea and Samaria

3,000 new homes approved in Judea and Samaria

Liberman and Netanyahu announce the construction of more than 3,000 new housing units in Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 31/01/2017 23:25
Erekat: We await Trump's response to Israeli construction

Erekat: We await Trump's response to Israeli construction

PLO Secretary-General demands a response from President Donald Trump to Israel's "settlement activities".Elad Benari, 27/01/2017 04:36
Security Council discusses Judea and Samaria construction

Security Council discusses Judea and Samaria construction

UN Security Council meets behind closed doors to discuss Israel's construction approval, but takes no action.Ben Ariel, 26/01/2017 06:06
Germany doubts Israel is serious about the two-state solution

Germany doubts Israel is serious about the two-state solution

Germany expresses doubts on whether Israel is committed to the two-state solution after its approval of new construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2017 05:08
Erekat 'shocked' at Trump's silence on Israeli construction

Erekat 'shocked' at Trump's silence on Israeli construction

PLO Secretary-General calls on President Donald Trump's administration to clarify its policy with regard to Israeli "settlements".Elad Benari, 26/01/2017 03:09
UN blasts Israel's 'unilateral actions'

UN blasts Israel's 'unilateral actions'

United Nations denounces Israel’s approval of new homes in Judea and Samaria, says "unilateral actions" are an obstacle to peace.Ben Ariel, 25/01/2017 06:04
Trump administration refuses to comment on Israeli construction

Trump administration refuses to comment on Israeli construction

Watch: White House Press Secretary dodges question on Israeli construction in Judea & Samaria, says Trump views Israel as "huge" ally.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2017 22:20
PA calls on intl community to punish Israel for Yesha bulding

PA calls on intl community to punish Israel for Yesha bulding

PLO secretary general Saeb Erekat calls on international community to take action against Israel following approval of 2,500 units in Yesha.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2017 17:48
2,500 housing units approved for Judea and Samaria

2,500 housing units approved for Judea and Samaria

2,500 housing units approved days after Trump inauguration, mostly in large blocsArutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2017 15:53
France blasts Israel's approval of Jerusalem homes

France blasts Israel's approval of Jerusalem homes

French Foreign Ministry condemns approval of 566 new housing units in Jerusalem, says "settlements" threaten the two-state solution.Ben Ariel, 24/01/2017 06:06
Netanyahu and Trump to speak tonight

Netanyahu and Trump to speak tonight

PM Netanyahu and President Donald Trump to hold first conversation since inauguration, as ministers push for more construction.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2017 17:32
UN envoy: 'Settlements' are a worrying development

UN envoy: 'Settlements' are a worrying development

UN envoy to the Middle East links Israeli construction in Jerusalem to the "dangerously" changing situation in the region.Ben Ariel, 24/11/2016 04:16
State Department blasts new Jerusalem construction

State Department blasts new Jerusalem construction

State Department says U.S. is strongly opposed to "settlement activity" after Israel approves new homes in Jerusalem's Gilo neighborhood.Elad Benari, 03/11/2016 01:04
Jerusalem to approve new construction

Jerusalem to approve new construction

Jerusalem to approve construction of more than 180 housing units in Gilo, a plan which has so far been avoided due to American pressure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/10/2016 02:13