Illegal Arab Construction

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Jerusalem: Capital City on Hold

Jerusalem: Capital City on Hold

Thousands of housing units in Jerusalem delayed for years due over int'l pressure, while Arabs freely build thousands of illegal units.Op-edShalom Wasserteil, 10/05/2021 09:38
'Arabs are taking over our homeland with illegal construction'

'Arabs are taking over our homeland with illegal construction'

Representatives of several parties arrived in the Binyamin region to protest illegal construction pressing towards the town of Amichai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 22:15
Arab squatters take over archeological site in Samaria

Arab squatters take over archeological site in Samaria

Second Temple-era ruins in Samaria damaged as Arab squatters illegally turn site into private residence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 11:05
Israeli government to take on Arab land grabs in Judea, Samaria

Israeli government to take on Arab land grabs in Judea, Samaria

Israel ramps up efforts to combat illegal Arab land seizures in Area C, allocating 20 million shekels to new initiative against land theft.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2021 17:26
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
'Young Settlement' Forum: Netanyahu continues to spit in our faces

'Young Settlement' Forum: Netanyahu continues to spit in our faces

Young Settlement Forum, Yesha Council condemn report government is seeking to legalize hundreds of illegal homes built by the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2021 16:39
Netanyahu planning to legalize Bedouin settlements in Negev

Netanyahu planning to legalize Bedouin settlements in Negev

Plan is allegedly part of deal between PM & Raam party head MK Mansour Abbas.Hezki Baruch, 23/12/2020 15:01
Almost 200,000 illegal Arab housing units authorized in last two years

Almost 200,000 illegal Arab housing units authorized in last two years

Meanwhile, tens of thousands of Jews in Judea and Samaria lack basic infrastructure.Hezki Baruch, 23/12/2020 11:30
Arabs complete construction of illegal structure in central Israel. Where is enforcement?

Arabs complete construction of illegal structure in central Israel. Where is enforcement?

Regavim to Ramle Municipality: Enforce the law against an illegal structure built by the Islamic Movement in a cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 12:55
The threat - a wave of illegal Arab construction

The threat - a wave of illegal Arab construction

Mount Hebron council head warns Trump sovereignty plan will lead to even more illegal construction meant to strangle Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2020 10:50
Regavim: Gafni, Tibi, working together to freeze the 'Kamintz Law'

Regavim: Gafni, Tibi, working together to freeze the 'Kamintz Law'

MKs Gafni, Tibi, working together to freeze law allowing harsher punishments for illegal construction, watchdog says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2019 10:30
Is Regulation Law being used to protect illegal Arab buildings?

Is Regulation Law being used to protect illegal Arab buildings?

Passed by Netanyahu gov't to normalize status of Israeli towns, authorities now using law to protect illegal Arab buildings, says NGO.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2019 11:21
PA begins issuing building permits for Area C

PA begins issuing building permits for Area C

PA seeks to remove all distinctions between territory created under Oslo Accords, approve Arab construction in areas under Israeli control.Gary Willig, 01/09/2019 09:24
Be'er Sheva court: Arab squatters must reimburse Israel

Be'er Sheva court: Arab squatters must reimburse Israel

Be'er Sheva District Court okays gov't petition, orders leaders of illegal 'Al Arakib' squatters camp to reimburse State's expenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2019 15:05
European Union demands Israel halt demolition of illegal homes

European Union demands Israel halt demolition of illegal homes

EU calls for 'immediate halt' to demolition of illegal Arab apartment buildings constructed near security fence.David Rosenberg, 22/07/2019 14:45
'PA is stealing our land and Israel is doing nothing to stop it'

'PA is stealing our land and Israel is doing nothing to stop it'

New Right to push for crack-down on Arab land grabs in Judea and Samaria, says Bennett. 'PA is stealing our land and we're not stopping it.'Hezki Baruch, 22/07/2019 14:04
Israel begins demolition of illegal Arab homes in Jerusalem

Israel begins demolition of illegal Arab homes in Jerusalem

In crackdown on illegal Arab construction, Israeli forces begin demolition of 10 buildings in Jerusalem. PA vows to turn to The Hague.David Rosenberg, 22/07/2019 07:53
'Arabs are stealing our land, yet the government does nothing'

'Arabs are stealing our land, yet the government does nothing'

Ex-Education Minister Naftali Bennett accuses Netanyahu government of turning a blind eye to rampant illegal Arab land grabs.Ido Ben Porat, 04/07/2019 20:32
'A terrorist state is right around the corner'

'A terrorist state is right around the corner'

Massive increase in illegal Arab construction, watchdog group warns, with 28,000 illegal Arab buildings built since 2009.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2019 11:28
4 arrested as Israel prepares to demolish illegal Arab outpost

4 arrested as Israel prepares to demolish illegal Arab outpost

Protesters arrested as Israeli authorities prepare to evacuate illegal Bedouin encampment east of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 15/10/2018 13:52
10 injured as Arabs riot during demolition of illegal homes

10 injured as Arabs riot during demolition of illegal homes

Israeli security forces demolish illegal buildings in Arab village on edge of Jerusalem. At least 10 injured as rioters clash with police.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2018 07:26
Supreme Court rejects petition against illegal mosque

Supreme Court rejects petition against illegal mosque

Illegal construction on mosque State promised to seal resumes after Supreme Court rejects petition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/08/2018 12:06
Jerusalem Arabs demolish their own homes

Jerusalem Arabs demolish their own homes

Arab family turns down offer of cash, preferring to shell out money for demolition rather than allow Israelis to use structure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2018 10:48
Regavim: EU pressure on Israel 'completely inappropriate'

Regavim: EU pressure on Israel 'completely inappropriate'

Regavim movement slams Supreme Court decision to delay evacuation, demolition, of illegal Bedouin outpost.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2018 11:36
Jewish Home MK: Supreme Court cooperating with criminals

Jewish Home MK: Supreme Court cooperating with criminals

MK Moti Yogev says Supreme Court holds double standard when it comes to illegal construction, slams 'ujnust' rulings.Hezki Baruch, 06/07/2018 09:30
Jewish evacuees demand justice

Jewish evacuees demand justice

Right-wing activists and Jewish residents expelled from their homes demand government enforce law against illegal Arab construction.Eliran Aharon, 05/07/2018 18:27
EU demands Israel nix demolition of illegal Arab town

EU demands Israel nix demolition of illegal Arab town

European Union rips Israel over plans to remove illegal Bedouin settlement near Jerusalem, expand town of Maaleh Adumim.David Rosenberg, 01/06/2018 07:45
Israel cracks down on illegal Arab construction

Israel cracks down on illegal Arab construction

IDF to demolish 20 illegally-built Arab homes in Samaria, despite years of appeals in Israeli courts.David Rosenberg, 27/05/2018 16:55
Court paves way for demolition of illegal Arab town near J'lem

Court paves way for demolition of illegal Arab town near J'lem

Despite efforts by European gov't to halt demolition, court approves razing of illegal Bedouin village east of Jerusalem.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2018 20:43
Deadly terror attack - or fatal accident?

Deadly terror attack - or fatal accident?

Officers who shot and killed Bedouin driver who hit police during home demolition won't face criminal charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2018 12:26
EU-funded illegal Arab outpost expanding on archaeological site

EU-funded illegal Arab outpost expanding on archaeological site

Watchdog group files petition with Supreme Court, claiming that EU-funded illegal Arab outpost expanding on archaeological site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/03/2018 13:06
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
Report: Arab MK's home illegal

Report: Arab MK's home illegal

Joint List MK Juma Azbarga found to be living in illegally-built home - despite being offered plots of land nearby.David Rosenberg, 08/12/2017 11:02
Jerusalem to inspect mosque built near former PM's grave

Jerusalem to inspect mosque built near former PM's grave

Jerusalem municipality agrees to send inspector to illegal mosque currently being expanded, located near grave of former PM Menachem Begin.Shimon Cohen, 04/12/2017 09:44
Democratic senators to Netanyahu: Don't demolish Arab villages

Democratic senators to Netanyahu: Don't demolish Arab villages

Senators Feinstein and Sanders initiate letter urging Netanyahu not to demolish illegally built Palestinian Arab villages.Ben Ariel, 30/11/2017 06:14
EU demands Israel halt demolitions of illegal Arab buildings

EU demands Israel halt demolitions of illegal Arab buildings

European Union demands Israel protect Bedouin squatters living on IDF firing range, not demolish illegal buildings in Jordan Valley.David Rosenberg, 27/11/2017 09:26
Netanyahu: Evacuate illegal Arab outposts

Netanyahu: Evacuate illegal Arab outposts

PM meets activists and residents to discuss illegal Arab outposts constructed with EU support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2017 22:40
Following Arutz Sheva report, PA bulldozer seized

Following Arutz Sheva report, PA bulldozer seized

Arab bulldozer used to build illegal road in Samaria near Route 60 seized following report by Arutz Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2017 20:50
EU demands Israel pay for demolishing illegal buildings

EU demands Israel pay for demolishing illegal buildings

European Union demands Israel compensate it for demolishing illegal Arab buildings in Area C.Elad Benari, 19/10/2017 03:45
Watch: Arutz Sheva reporter attacked by Arabs

Watch: Arutz Sheva reporter attacked by Arabs

Arutz Sheva's Eliran Aharon was attacked by Arabs when visiting an illegal Arab encampment on state land.Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2017 11:58
Why Is Israel funding anti-IDF activists?

Why Is Israel funding anti-IDF activists?

Fringe-left organization which sends Diaspora Jews to volunteer in illegal Arab town, protest against IDF receiving state funds.David Rosenberg, 15/08/2017 13:49
'Regulation Law benefits both Jews and Arabs'

'Regulation Law benefits both Jews and Arabs'

Defense Ministry finds Regulation Law is preventing the demolition of both Arab and Jewish structures in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2017 22:41
Arabs: Israel is Judaizing Jerusalem

Arabs: Israel is Judaizing Jerusalem

Arabs claim Israel is forcing Arab residents out of Jerusalem - ignoring the fact that Jerusalem is fighting for its Jewish majority.Dalit Halevi, Chana Roberts, 30/06/2017 12:53
'Liberman ignoring illegal Arab towns around Jerusalem'

'Liberman ignoring illegal Arab towns around Jerusalem'

Jerusalem Belt Forum blasts Defense Minister, says little being done to halt expansion of illegal Arab settlements in Jerusalem area.Hezki Baruch, 29/06/2017 21:29
'Liberman is helping to found a Palestinian state'

'Liberman is helping to found a Palestinian state'

Forum launches campaign to pressure Defense Minister into destroying illegal and dangerous Arab homes along Highway 1.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2017 11:02
'Say no to Arab vacation town'

'Say no to Arab vacation town'

Palestinian Authority illegally builds new 'vacation town' near Jewish towns, in Area C, while Israeli authorities turn a blind eye.Orly Harari, 11/06/2017 09:56
'Deaths of Bedouin children could have been avoided'

'Deaths of Bedouin children could have been avoided'

NGO slams authorities for not halting Bedouin thievery, says explosives should not have been in children's home.Chana Roberts, 26/04/2017 14:38
'Time to crack down on illegal Arab construction'

'Time to crack down on illegal Arab construction'

Overwhelming majority of Israeli Jews back decision to crack down on rampant illegal construction in the Arab sector.David Rosenberg, 10/02/2017 13:53
Israeli Arabs and Jews protest house demolitions

Israeli Arabs and Jews protest house demolitions

Arabs, leftist Jews protest demolition of illegal Arab buildings.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2017 22:43
Netanyahu: Demolish illegal Arab construction

Netanyahu: Demolish illegal Arab construction

Prime Minister Netanyahu orders that the law be enforced over illegal Arab construction without double standards.Ido Ben Porat, 16/12/2016 05:13
'Let Jewish owners get their land back'

'Let Jewish owners get their land back'

Jerusalem City Councilman Arieh King says that Jerusalem municipality refuses to act to return land to Jewish owners.Eliran Aharon, 17/11/2016 18:44
No more delays in demolition of illegal Arab construction

No more delays in demolition of illegal Arab construction

After the court's ruling to destroy Amona, the Jerusalem Municipality will apply the same principles to illegal Arab construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2016 17:14
Bedouins attack police over demolition orders

Bedouins attack police over demolition orders

Bedouin youths riding ATVs hurl stones at police at illegal buildings slated for demolition.Ido Ben Porat, 26/10/2016 14:51
Illegal Arab construction surges during holidays

Illegal Arab construction surges during holidays

Palestinian Authority Arabs take advantage of inspectors' holiday for illegal land grabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2016 13:39
Man found chained inside shed in Bedouin village

Man found chained inside shed in Bedouin village

During demolition of illegal structures in village, police discover man inside shed chained naked to wall. 'I've been like this for years'.Orly Harari, 20/09/2016 14:32
France slams razing of illegal building it funded

France slams razing of illegal building it funded

French officials demand Israel cease demolitions of illegal Arab structures.JTA, 14/08/2016 08:39
US demands no demolition for illegal Arab outpost

US demands no demolition for illegal Arab outpost

Israeli NGO rips foreign criticism of recent demolitions of illegal Arab, calls on Defense Minister to ignore 'idle threats'.Ido Ben Porat, 10/08/2016 17:06