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Yesha Council head to Ahuvya Sandak protesters: Don't attack police or Arabs

Yesha Council head to Ahuvya Sandak protesters: Don't attack police or Arabs

Yesha Council Head calls on protesters outraged with untimely death of Ahuvya Sandak of Bat Ayin to avoid 'sinking to their level.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 16:15
Netanyahu's revenge? Key settlement figures not invited to event

Netanyahu's revenge? Key settlement figures not invited to event

The event is to be held today in Ariel, attended by the PM & US Ambassador to Israel, as well as settlement council heads - all except two.Hezki Baruch, 28/10/2020 11:24
Scientific cooperation agreement with US to be expanded to Judea and Samaria

Scientific cooperation agreement with US to be expanded to Judea and Samaria

PM omits David Elhayani and Samaria Council head who publicly criticized him from meeting with him and authority heads tomorrow.Mordechai Sones, 27/10/2020 22:23
Yesha Council Chairman attacks Trump and Netanyahu

Yesha Council Chairman attacks Trump and Netanyahu

Yesha Council head says US President Trump 'may have been misled, deceived; I have no idea.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2020 12:12
'Netanyahu has abandoned the Likud's positions; he must go'

'Netanyahu has abandoned the Likud's positions; he must go'

Yesha Council Chairman David Elhayani accuses the prime minister of acting according to President Trump's interests instead of Israel's.Shimon Cohen, 09/09/2020 17:42
Yesha Council chairman: Netanyahu must go

Yesha Council chairman: Netanyahu must go

David Elhayani excoriates PM Netanyahu for suspending sovereignty. 'This is not the same prime minister. He has lost it.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2020 11:42
'As a true friend of Israel, support sovereignty'

'As a true friend of Israel, support sovereignty'

David Elhayani in a message to Trump: Sovereignty without a Palestinian state or a construction freeze is the right move.Ido Ben Porat, 25/06/2020 00:56
'Netanyahu, don't give in to Tibi and Gantz'

'Netanyahu, don't give in to Tibi and Gantz'

Yesha Council chairman David Elhayani calls on PM Netanyahu to immediately apply sovereignty but without agreeing to a Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2020 13:19
Yesha Council leader: Netanyahu attempting to scam us

Yesha Council leader: Netanyahu attempting to scam us

Yesha Council chairman David Elhayani accuses prime minister of attempting to conceal that sovereignty plan would lead to Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2020 22:20
YESHA council presents alternate sovereignty map for Deal of the Century

YESHA council presents alternate sovereignty map for Deal of the Century

New map provides for settlements, prevents creation of Palestinian state. 'Sovereignty must be done right.'Hezki Baruch, 17/06/2020 13:20
Yesha Council Chair welcomes Netanyahu position change

Yesha Council Chair welcomes Netanyahu position change

Yesha Council head responds to post by MK Zohar saying sovereignty does not require accepting Centennial Deal, but there are other problems.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2020 19:32
'He's probably afraid of something'

'He's probably afraid of something'

Yesha Council head refers to decision not to allow him to enter Likud meeting: 'We came to tell MKs you're heading for Palestinian state.'Hezki Baruch, 15/06/2020 17:57
Settlement leadership split over criticism of Netanyahu, Trump

Settlement leadership split over criticism of Netanyahu, Trump

Several municipal leaders in Judea and Samaria call on David Elhayani to resign as Yesha Council chair after calling Trump 'not a friend.'Gary Willig, 04/06/2020 20:25
Yesha chief David Elhayani doubles down on criticism of Trump plan

Yesha chief David Elhayani doubles down on criticism of Trump plan

Settlement chief saves Trump plan is like a 'gun to the head while being offered cake'. 'My duty is to save us from existential threats.'David Rosenberg, 04/06/2020 15:48
US: Yesha Council 'ungrateful'

US: Yesha Council 'ungrateful'

American officials angered after Yesha Council chairman says peace plan shows Trump, Kushner 'are not friends of the State of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2020 21:12
'Yes to sovereignty, no to Trump plan'

'Yes to sovereignty, no to Trump plan'

Yesha Council chairman David Elhayani tells Yamina faction 'no one wants to live in isolated enclaves,' plan will lead to evacuations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2020 18:18
Former Israeli officials call to boycott Judea and Samaria

Former Israeli officials call to boycott Judea and Samaria

Irish Times publishes column signed by former MKs, foreign ministry officials calling to promote legislation to boycott Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 07/05/2020 13:41
'Netanyahu pledged to promote sovereignty in coming months'

'Netanyahu pledged to promote sovereignty in coming months'

Yesha Council Chairman speaks on phone with PM Netanyahu on reports of progress in formation of unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2020 18:38
Yesha leaders to meet PM tonight to demand sovereignty

Yesha leaders to meet PM tonight to demand sovereignty

Leaders of Judea and Samaria communities: We're tired of being the ugly ducklings of the right.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2020 20:35
'Act this week or we'll lose chance for sovereignty'

'Act this week or we'll lose chance for sovereignty'

Yesha Council Chairman David Elhayani demands PM fulfill promise to apply sovereignty in Judea and Samaria now or risk losing chance,Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2020 16:25
Head of Yesha Council: Shelve the US peace plan

Head of Yesha Council: Shelve the US peace plan

David Elhayani says "Deal of the Century" should be shelved if Israel can't apply sovereignty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 06:10
Bennett: Our goal is to prevent all illegal PA construction in Jordan Valley

Bennett: Our goal is to prevent all illegal PA construction in Jordan Valley

DM Bennett tours Jordan Valley. 'I am not the UN. I am fully in favor of the settlements.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2020 16:06
'Strong settlement - only with a right-wing government'

'Strong settlement - only with a right-wing government'

Yesha Council chairman at Likud conference: Most residents of Judea and Samaria support a right-wing government headed by Netanyahu.Yoni Kempinski, 18/11/2019 06:42
New Yesha Council chairman meets Netanyahu

New Yesha Council chairman meets Netanyahu

David Elhayani meets PM at his residence, expresses hope he will continue to promote settlement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2019 06:22
'Only option we offer: Sovereignty'

'Only option we offer: Sovereignty'

Incoming Yesha Council Director David Elhayani: Enhance residents' lives in Judea and Samaria and advance sovereignty.Shimon Cohen, 05/11/2019 20:24
Meet David Elhayani: new Yesha Council chairman

Meet David Elhayani: new Yesha Council chairman

David Elhayani elected Chairman of the Yesha Council of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2019 15:54
'Labor is finally returning to its roots'

'Labor is finally returning to its roots'

Some in Labor party back Avi Gabbay's recent right-leaning pronouncements, contending that he is returning the party to its roots.Tzvi Lev, 19/10/2017 22:04
'We have partners in the US - this is a dramatic change'

'We have partners in the US - this is a dramatic change'

Head of Jordan Valley Regional Council says construction in Judea and Samaria can finally be carried out at a reasonable pace.Benny Toker, 08/06/2017 18:51
Netanyahu visits Judea-Samaria expo in the Kremlin

Netanyahu visits Judea-Samaria expo in the Kremlin

As PM visits, Yesha Council holds pavilion of local goods in Moscow for first time; Minister Erdan lauds victory over BDS.Eliran Aharon, 07/06/2016 13:36
Jordan Valley rejects Germany's 'Jewish labeling'

Jordan Valley rejects Germany's 'Jewish labeling'

Jordan Valley head protests to German Ambassador after marketing chains demand farmers label 'occupation goods.'Uzi Baruch, 05/03/2016 20:28
'Declare a natural disaster now'

'Declare a natural disaster now'

Jordan Valley head demands government compensate farmers who lost their crops to rain, the likes of which he hasn't seen in 30 years.Benny Tucker, 29/10/2015 15:33
Jordan Valley Head: Don't Say 'Settlement Bloc'

Jordan Valley Head: Don't Say 'Settlement Bloc'

Term 'settlement bloc' fosters delegitimization of towns outside these borders, David Elhiyan of Jordan Valley Regional Council asserts.Yaakov Levi, 28/05/2015 10:47
HRW 'Lies' About Arab Abuse at Jewish Farms

HRW 'Lies' About Arab Abuse at Jewish Farms

Jordan Valley head debunks accusations after leftist NGO claims 'hundreds of children' are put in danger in Jewish farms in the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2015 14:25
Jordan Valley in Danger of a Crocodile Invasion

Jordan Valley in Danger of a Crocodile Invasion

Regional head tells Arutz Sheva a now defunct crocodile farm poses an imminent danger of escaping lethal reptiles - already over 1,000.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 11/02/2015 08:44
Political 'Center'? Media Trick to Fool the Masses

Political 'Center'? Media Trick to Fool the Masses

There is only left and right in the elections says Jordan Valley head - strong leftist showing in polls due to politicians who deceive.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 10/12/2014 08:08
Bedouin Town to Change Status Quo in Samaria?

Bedouin Town to Change Status Quo in Samaria?

ICA's plans to build Bedouin town near Jericho on Jewish areas of Judea-Samaria 'steal state lands,' Regional Council head fumes.Benny Toker, Tova Dvorin, 21/09/2014 08:22
Jordan Valley Told: Construction Plans OK

Jordan Valley Told: Construction Plans OK

Despite rumors of a building freeze, Jordan Valley Regional Council head tells Arutz Sheva senior officials OK'd building process.Tova Dvorin , 05/03/2014 22:32
‘We Won’t Let Jordan Valley be a Second Lebanon’

‘We Won’t Let Jordan Valley be a Second Lebanon’

Council head warns Jordan Valley could become terror base, says Israeli residents gearing up for a struggle.Maayana Miskin and Ari Soffer, 26/12/2013 11:56
Jordan Valley Head Fears Government Betrayal

Jordan Valley Head Fears Government Betrayal

Head of the Jordan Valley council losing sleep over talk of region being given to Palestinians, fears betrayal by government.Ari Yashar, 07/11/2013 21:55
‘The Left is Covering Up Terror to Avoid Blame’

‘The Left is Covering Up Terror to Avoid Blame’

Jordan Valley leader angered by claims of ‘criminal motive’ in vicious slaying of Israeli man.Maayana Miskin, 13/10/2013 13:22