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Hundreds of thousands sent into unnecessary isolation; 74% got results after 36 hours+

Hundreds of thousands sent into unnecessary isolation; 74% got results after 36 hours+

Health Ministry invested NIS 112 million to purchase 2.4 million kits for serological tests, but plans to perform only 300,000 tests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2020 17:29
Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett loses state security protection

Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett loses state security protection

All other outgoing Defense Ministers receive five years' protection; Bennett gets just three months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 17:12
Knesset Foreign Affairs Chair MK Hauser calls to stop GSS COVID-19 carrier surveillance

Knesset Foreign Affairs Chair MK Hauser calls to stop GSS COVID-19 carrier surveillance

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee demands Attorney General delay decision to approve surveillance for another three weeks.Mordechai Sones, 11/08/2020 19:41
Internal Security Minister: 'Surveillance necessary to curb epidemic'

Internal Security Minister: 'Surveillance necessary to curb epidemic'

Interviewed on 103 FM, Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan quells anxiety re: surveillance program: "The data will be destroyed."Arutz Sheva staff, 19/03/2020 13:03
Israeli government moves to allow tracking cell phones to fight coronavirus

Israeli government moves to allow tracking cell phones to fight coronavirus

Agency would not require court order to perform surveillance but will be 'limited in scope of information and what it can be used for'.Marcy Oster - JTA, 16/03/2020 20:28
18-year-old detained by Shin Bet, forbidden to meet attorney

18-year-old detained by Shin Bet, forbidden to meet attorney

Violence used against minor, parents not allowed at interrogation as required by law. Adv. Rom: 'GSS using anti-democratic, draconian tool.'Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2020 12:31
Ben-Gvir libel suit ultimatum to Avigdor Liberman

Ben-Gvir libel suit ultimatum to Avigdor Liberman

Otzma candidate to Yisrael Beytenu chair, who hinted he is a Shin Bet agent: 'If no apology within 48 hours, libel suit will be filed.'Mordechai Sones, 07/03/2019 11:25
Arrested boy's mother to Shaked: 'Shin Bet runs the country?'

Arrested boy's mother to Shaked: 'Shin Bet runs the country?'

Mother of youth detained by Shin Bet holds protest vigil at Justice Minister's house, requesting minister work to allow boys to see lawyers.Michal Levy, 03/01/2019 11:46
Shin Bet pays up after trying to recruit Israeli youth

Shin Bet pays up after trying to recruit Israeli youth

Shin Bet compensates young man NIS 6,500 for inviting him to Shin Bet HQ by sending illegal police summons for interrogation.Mordechai Sones, 26/08/2018 18:36
Shin Bet head reveals 'lone terrorist' prevention methods

Shin Bet head reveals 'lone terrorist' prevention methods

Since year's beginning GSS thwarted about 250 major terrorist attacks including suicide bombings, kidnappings, shootings.Mordechai Sones, 13/06/2018 12:09
'They overturned beds and came out empty-handed'

'They overturned beds and came out empty-handed'

Mother of Elia Nativ of Yitzhar, in administrative detention: 'They banged on the door, went through the closets; we were in total shock'.Mordechai Sones, 21/06/2017 10:44
34 terror suspects nabbed in widespread operation

34 terror suspects nabbed in widespread operation

34 wanted terror suspects caught Monday night in a widespread operation coordinated by security forces in Judea and Samaria.Kobi Finkler, 03/01/2017 08:07
Attack against IDF soldiers thwarted in Negev area

Attack against IDF soldiers thwarted in Negev area

Cell comprised of Israeli Arabs uncovered at end of November. Weapons seized.Mordechai Sones, 27/12/2016 15:55
Terrorist who stabbed policeman apprehended

Terrorist who stabbed policeman apprehended

A terrorist who stabbed and wounded a policeman near Har Adar in the Judean hills was arrested and will be charged soon.Kobi Finkler, 20/12/2016 18:06
Shin Bet investigates cause of wildfires

Shin Bet investigates cause of wildfires

Shin Bet security agency investigating possible acts of arson as terror which may be behind the spate of fires spreading around the country.Yedidya Ben-Or, 24/11/2016 16:14
'Is he or isn't he dangerous?', asked the lawyer

'Is he or isn't he dangerous?', asked the lawyer

The Honenu organization representing a youth who received an administrative order, claims that GSS conduct proves he is not dangerous.Yoel Domb, 17/11/2016 12:55
Tourism Minister: High Court insulted the GSS

Tourism Minister: High Court insulted the GSS

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin(Likud) claimed that the High Court acted contemptuously towards the GSS request to delay Amona evacuation.Chezky Baruch, 15/11/2016 08:55
Police indict youth for firing air gun

Police indict youth for firing air gun

A resident of a Samaria hilltop outpost was charged with firing an air gun at a Palestinian car. Honenu: It was act of self-defense.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 04/09/2016 17:15
Jerusalem Terrorist Attack Foiled

Jerusalem Terrorist Attack Foiled

Hamas cell recruited Arab maintenance workers at Jerusalem's busy Mamilla mall, and planned to target shoppers during the holiday period.Ari Soffer, 01/09/2013 10:47
GSS Cracks Terror Cells in Hevron

GSS Cracks Terror Cells in Hevron

Israel's GSS and IDF broke up three terror cells operating in Hevron who carried out bombings, were planning kidnappings, and road attacksGabe Kahn, 23/05/2012 17:33
Terrorists Nabbed With Pipe Bombs in Samaria

Terrorists Nabbed With Pipe Bombs in Samaria

Security forces in northern Samaria arrested two Arabs from PA enclaves carrying explosives and other weapons – yet again.Gabe Kahn, 15/05/2012 22:51
Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Border Police manning the Tapuach Junction in Samaria captured two terrorists armed with pipe bombs, a makeshift firearm, knives, and ammoGabe Kahn, 21/04/2012 22:21
Overkill Charged in Kfar Tapuach Arrests

Overkill Charged in Kfar Tapuach Arrests

Police arrested two young women, 20,from Kfar Tapuach for suspected vandalsim in what friends and neighbors call 'harassment'Gabe Kahn., 10/02/2012 12:08
Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

Israeli intelligence officers three weeks ago reportedly grabbed a Hamas officer in Sinai who was planning to kidnap Israelis.Gabe Kahn., 24/12/2011 19:50
Hamas Cell Arrested, Indicted in Jerusalem

Hamas Cell Arrested, Indicted in Jerusalem

A Hamas fund raising and money laundering cell was recently arrested by Israel's security services and indicted in a Jerusalem court.Gabe Kahn., 29/11/2011 17:54
GSS: No Shalit Debrief Yet, Just Guesses

GSS: No Shalit Debrief Yet, Just Guesses

Israeli security officials say they have yet to debrief Gilad Shalit on his years in Hamas captivity, but they have some guesses.Gabe Kahn., 19/10/2011 11:07
GSS Cracks Hamas Network

GSS Cracks Hamas Network

Israel's GSS cracked a Hamas network in Judea and Samaria, which was planning kidnappings and suicide bombings.Gabe Kahn., 07/09/2011 17:42