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Exclusive: the '7 Finger' Plan for 300 Homes

Exclusive: the '7 Finger' Plan for 300 Homes

The Defense Ministry drew up a plan for 300 new homes in Beit El – but the state's lawyers have not approved it.Gil Ronen, 13/06/2012 21:15
Rav Ronsky: Give 'Em Hell in Beit El

Rav Ronsky: Give 'Em Hell in Beit El

Former Chief Military Rabbi wants large scale passive resistance, says "rules of the game have changed" since 2005.Gil Ronen, 13/06/2012 20:25
Advance 'Sawing' Team Attacked in Beit El

Advance 'Sawing' Team Attacked in Beit El

Defense Ministry team that came to gauge feasibility of moving homes fled after being pelted with rocks, paint.Gil Ronen, 13/06/2012 14:54
State Attorney: No Way to Build 300 Beit El Homes

State Attorney: No Way to Build 300 Beit El Homes

Deputy Legal Advisor to Government says Netanyahu's promise to make up for Givat HaUlpana unfeasible.Gil Ronen, 12/06/2012 10:13
Rabbis Call for Harsh Protest over Givat HaUlpana

Rabbis Call for Harsh Protest over Givat HaUlpana

Rabbis lament "destruction for destruction's sake." Will homes be sealed off instead of moved? Gil Ronen, 11/06/2012 13:36
First 'Caravillas' Arrive in Beit El

First 'Caravillas' Arrive in Beit El

Six pre-fab homes were brought into the military base, to hold families whose eviction is planned.Uzi Baruch & Gil Ronen, 11/06/2012 11:01
Hundreds Flow to Givat HaUlpana

Hundreds Flow to Givat HaUlpana

About 300 people came to the embattled neighborhood Sunday, 20 families are already living there in tents.Gil Ronen, 10/06/2012 21:59
Netanyahu Says He Follows Begin's Lead on Ulpana

Netanyahu Says He Follows Begin's Lead on Ulpana

Prime Minister at memorial for Altalena: Menachem Begin laid down a principle: No civil war.Gil Ronen, 10/06/2012 19:20
Netanyahu: 300 New Families to Join Beit El

Netanyahu: 300 New Families to Join Beit El

PM says: "Those who want to use the courts to damage settlements are mistaken – the opposite will happen."Gil Ronen, 06/06/2012 18:05
Danon: 'I'm Ashamed of Ministers who Gave In'

Danon: 'I'm Ashamed of Ministers who Gave In'

Hardline Likud MK says Likud members will remember ministers who vote against Regulation Law.Gil Ronen, 05/06/2012 21:30
Barak: Beit El will be Strengthened by Demolition

Barak: Beit El will be Strengthened by Demolition

Labor party chief says settlers elsewhere should not feel threatened by fate of Givat HaUlpana.Gil Ronen, 04/06/2012 16:04
Judge: Why the Hurry to Demolish?

Judge: Why the Hurry to Demolish?

Judge Yisrael Axelrod cancelled 51 demolition orders that the state issued… against Bedouins.Gil Ronen, 04/06/2012 15:05
2-Day March from Givat HaUlpana to Knesset Begins

2-Day March from Givat HaUlpana to Knesset Begins

Hundreds of activists, residents of Givat HaUlpana begin protest that will peak during Wednesday's vote.Gil Ronen, 04/06/2012 12:31
Lieberman: I will Support Regulation Law

Lieberman: I will Support Regulation Law

Yisrael Beytenu chief says making a big deal out of five buildings at Givat HaUlpana is "grotesque." Gil Ronen, 04/06/2012 11:21
Yesha Chief: Gov't Lying about Moving Houses

Yesha Chief: Gov't Lying about Moving Houses

Danny Dayan: Givat HaUlpana homes cannot be taken apart and moved because of rocky ground.Gil Ronen, 03/06/2012 22:36
Work Begins on Site for Jews to be Displaced

Work Begins on Site for Jews to be Displaced

IDF preparing area in military camp next to Beit El, for the residents to be evicted from Givat HaUlpana.Gil Ronen, 03/06/2012 21:03
Sign of Calm? Caravans Won't go to Beit El

Sign of Calm? Caravans Won't go to Beit El

Caravans were to be brought to Beit El in what was seen as a prelude to demolition. Now govt. says they will be moved to south.Maayana Miskin, 01/06/2012 11:27
40 Caravans En Route to Beit El – for Eviction?

40 Caravans En Route to Beit El – for Eviction?

The caravans were intended for residents of Bnei Dekalim who were uprooted from Gaza in 2005, but they were told plans had changed.Gil Ronen, 31/05/2012 21:19
MK Katz Joining Ulpana Hunger Strike

MK Katz Joining Ulpana Hunger Strike

NU leader warns: "If Regulation Laws do not pass, 9,000 homes will be razed and 70,000 Jews evicted."Gil Ronen, 31/05/2012 19:56
MK Orlev Furious over IDF Warning to Beit El

MK Orlev Furious over IDF Warning to Beit El

Jewish Home MK wants Brig. Gen. Mordechai seriously reprimanded, warns he will present Legalization Law.Gil Ronen, 30/05/2012 17:50
Ulpana Homes May be Relocated in Entirety

Ulpana Homes May be Relocated in Entirety

Defense Ministry is examining the possibility of moving the houses to another plot, dozens of meters away.Gil Ronen, 24/05/2012 21:56
New Construction to be Allowed in Beit El – Report

New Construction to be Allowed in Beit El – Report

Netanyahu, Barak will reportedly give permission for new construction but go ahead with Ulpana destruction.Gil Ronen, 22/05/2012 10:29
Givat HaUlpana Ruling Pure Politics, Pundit Shows

Givat HaUlpana Ruling Pure Politics, Pundit Shows

Kalman Libeskind: when homes were built on a Jewish owners' land, the court did not order them razed.Gil Ronen, 16/05/2012 19:41
Likud MKs: Meridor Belongs in 'Peace Now'

Likud MKs: Meridor Belongs in 'Peace Now'

Minister says Givat HaUlpana must be torn down, says legalization is not an option, prompting harsh reactions in his party.Gil Ronen, 16/05/2012 16:42
Givat Ulpana Residents Withdraw High Court Motion

Givat Ulpana Residents Withdraw High Court Motion

A couple from the contested neighborhood decided to withdraw the motion against demolition.Gil Ronen, 15/05/2012 14:13
Vote on Outpost Legalization Set for Wednesday

Vote on Outpost Legalization Set for Wednesday

Coalition Chairman and key MKs from three parties agree with Knesset Speaker to bring bill to a vote.Gil Ronen, 13/05/2012 22:46
Knesset May Vote to Legalize Outposts Monday

Knesset May Vote to Legalize Outposts Monday

NU's Yaakov Katz says he will bring Outposts Law to a vote Monday. MK Orlev will do so Wednesday.Gil Ronen, 10/05/2012 20:15
Beit El Residents Receive Meretz with Water, Cakes

Beit El Residents Receive Meretz with Water, Cakes

Thirsty leftist MK, activists received with hugs and hospitality at Givat HaUlpana after police let them in.Gil Ronen, 01/05/2012 15:13
Violence as Police Block Leftists outside Beit El

Violence as Police Block Leftists outside Beit El

Police refuse to allow leftists into Beit El to protest against the existence of Givat HaUlpana.Gil Ronen, 01/05/2012 12:09
Meretz to Tour Beit El to Demand Destruction

Meretz to Tour Beit El to Demand Destruction

Delegation from far-left party protesting the fact that five structures have not yet been razed.Gil Ronen, 01/05/2012 09:58
Givat Ha'Ulpana Residents: We Are Not Chess Pieces

Givat Ha'Ulpana Residents: We Are Not Chess Pieces

Residents of Givat Ha'Ulpana slammed Defense Minister Barak for suggesting they move into 'alternative housing'David Lev, 22/04/2012 13:32