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'State Attorney's Office hiding opinion on regulating outposts in Judea and Samaria'

'State Attorney's Office hiding opinion on regulating outposts in Judea and Samaria'

Yesha leader fed up with endless procrastination in legalizing outposts; requests met with quibbling and foot-dragging. Now he's quittingShimon Cohen, 22/06/2020 19:02
Security forces demolish buildings in Binyamin region

Security forces demolish buildings in Binyamin region

Border Police and Civil Administration forces demolish 12 buildings illegally built in the Binyamin region of Area C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2020 06:55
Report: 25 Israeli towns left out of sovereignty plan

Report: 25 Israeli towns left out of sovereignty plan

Hundreds of Israeli families reportedly left outside of Israel's borders in sovereignty plan. Residents call on PM to clarify their status.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2020 10:04
Supreme Court rejects 'Khan al Ahmar' petitions

Supreme Court rejects 'Khan al Ahmar' petitions

After decades of legal battles, Supreme Court rejects appeal for flagship PA outpost in Maaleh Adumim region. Evacuation to begin in June.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2018 09:20
'Unprecedented disrespect for the Supreme Court'

'Unprecedented disrespect for the Supreme Court'

State informs Supreme Court it will only demolish part of illegal Arab outpost in Judea, despite petition calling for complete demolition.Ido Ben Porat, 23/11/2017 19:58
The 'outpost' that angered the Palestinians

The 'outpost' that angered the Palestinians

Palestinian Arabs claimed that Israel built a new outpost near Shechem - but did it?Elad Benari, 08/06/2017 04:20
Provocation at Jewish outposts planned Friday

Provocation at Jewish outposts planned Friday

Flyer circulating on social media announces tour to 'stop the outpost thugs.'Mordechai Sones, 27/04/2017 11:02
Report: State seeks to legalize West Tapuach

Report: State seeks to legalize West Tapuach

Defense Ministry will petition High Court to 'legalize' standing homes in West Tapuach.Yaakov Levi, 26/11/2015 08:34
Livnat: Let 1,000 Outposts Bloom

Livnat: Let 1,000 Outposts Bloom

Outgoing government minister Limor Livnat on Sunday encouraged youths in Samaria to continue expanding Jewish settlement in the region.Yaakov Levi, 05/04/2015 18:13
Honenu: Police Beat, Arrested Nine Year Old

Honenu: Police Beat, Arrested Nine Year Old

Police acted illegally when they arrested a nine-year-old near Kiryat Arba, said attorneys for civil rights organization Honenu.Moshe Cohen , 05/02/2015 08:50
Court: End of the Road for Amona

Court: End of the Road for Amona

High Court on Thursday orders the state to dismantle the new community of Amona within two years.Moshe Cohen, 25/12/2014 19:53
Official Says Ya'alon For Legalizing 'Outposts'

Official Says Ya'alon For Legalizing 'Outposts'

Defense Minister is in favor of more building, but he's being slow about it, says a Binyamin regional council official.Yaakov Levi, 29/05/2014 16:34
Palestinian Arabs Set Up Outpost Near Jericho

Palestinian Arabs Set Up Outpost Near Jericho

Arabs and leftist activists take over abandoned homes near Jericho, in protest of Israel's refusal to "evict settlements."Elad Benari, Canada, 31/01/2014 20:22
Winter Hits 'Outposts' in Judea and Samaria Hard

Winter Hits 'Outposts' in Judea and Samaria Hard

New communities in Judea and Samaria have their own unique set of problems when the weather turns bad, says resident.David Lev, 12/12/2013 09:53
700 Arrested in Violent Protests in Sudan

700 Arrested in Violent Protests in Sudan

Human rights activists in the North African country say up to 150 people have been killed in riots after fuel subsidies were cut last week.Adam Ross, 01/10/2013 16:36
Yishai ‘Horrified’ at Pre-Yom Kippur Eviction

Yishai ‘Horrified’ at Pre-Yom Kippur Eviction

Shas MK shocked as police raid outpost, arrest activists on eve of holiest day of Jewish year.Maayana Miskin, 15/09/2013 12:43
Rivlin: U.S. Criticism is Out of Line

Rivlin: U.S. Criticism is Out of Line

MK: Kerry was wrong to condemn settlement legalization; lack of peace talks is not Israel’s fault.Maayana Miskin, 21/05/2013 12:21
State Gives Peace Now a 'Slap in the Face'

State Gives Peace Now a 'Slap in the Face'

The state filed an update with the High Court that said it was considering conferring legal status on four “outposts” in Judea and Samaria.David Lev, 16/05/2013 09:24
Outpost for Terror Victim Demolished

Outpost for Terror Victim Demolished

Security forces in large numbers demolished a new Samaria outpost in memory of Evyatar Borovsky at 4 in the morning.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/05/2013 20:22
Outpost Residents: Are We the Enemy?

Outpost Residents: Are We the Enemy?

Residents of Esh Kodesh are reeling after an pre-dawn raid by police, arrests. Police: we seized guns.Gil Ronen, 02/04/2013 13:30
Police Raid Esh Kodesh Outpost, Arrest Five

Police Raid Esh Kodesh Outpost, Arrest Five

The community, in the Binyamin region, is suffering harassment from its Arab neighbors.Gil Ronen, 02/04/2013 08:30
Police Forces Evacuate Illegal Arab Outpost

Police Forces Evacuate Illegal Arab Outpost

Police forces evict the PA Arabs who had set up an illegal outpost in the E1 area during Obama's visit., 24/03/2013 05:40
Arabs Set Up Illegal Outpost in E1

Arabs Set Up Illegal Outpost in E1

As President Barack Obama began his visit to Israel, PA Arabs once again set up an illegal outpost in the area known as E1.Elad Benari, 21/03/2013 02:15
Court Halts Razing of Jewish Homes in Etzion Bloc

Court Halts Razing of Jewish Homes in Etzion Bloc

Supreme Court President issues temporary order forbidding demolition at Maaleh Rechavam.Gil Ronen, 13/02/2013 20:03
IDF Foils Yet Another Arab Outpost Bid

IDF Foils Yet Another Arab Outpost Bid

IDF troops who were deployed in advance to a place where a new Arab outpost was being set up were able to foil its establishment.Elad Benari, 10/02/2013 03:56
IDF Foils New Outpost Bid by 200 Arabs

IDF Foils New Outpost Bid by 200 Arabs

About 200 Arabs set up an illegal outpost Saturday near Shechem, and were dispersed. Rocks thrown by Arabs injure 3 near Yitzhar. Gil Ronen, 02/02/2013 20:11
PA Arabs Re-enter Illegal Outpost

PA Arabs Re-enter Illegal Outpost

Dozens of PA Arabs re-enter a demolished outpost in Beit Iksa, near Jerusalem, several days after it was demolished.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/01/2013 22:38
Latest Arab Outpost to be Evicted

Latest Arab Outpost to be Evicted

Civil Administration issues eviction orders for a new illegal outpost established by Palestinian Authority Arabs over the weekend.Elad Benari, 21/01/2013 05:12
Arab Campaign Calls for 'Palestinian Spring'

Arab Campaign Calls for 'Palestinian Spring'

Arab group launches a new media campaign in Europe, calling on Arabs to establish more illegal outposts in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 21/01/2013 03:17
Arabs Plan More Tents in New Illegal Outpost

Arabs Plan More Tents in New Illegal Outpost

The PA Arabs who set up an illegal outpost north of Jerusalem do not intend to back down, say they will erect more tents.Elad Benari, 20/01/2013 05:44
Two Arrested During Oz Tzion Demolition

Two Arrested During Oz Tzion Demolition

Security forces in large numbers arrive at the Shomron outpost of Oz Tzion, demolish two structures.Elad Benari, 20/01/2013 01:45
PA Arabs Set Up Another Outpost

PA Arabs Set Up Another Outpost

A group of Palestinian Authority Arabs set up an illegal outpost in Beit Iksa north of Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/01/2013 20:57
Netanyahu Vows: No More Bulldozers against Jews

Netanyahu Vows: No More Bulldozers against Jews

With Bayit Yehudi breathing down his neck, Prime Minister pledges to stop uprooting Jewish communities.Gil Ronen, 18/01/2013 11:24
Bayit Yehudi Answers Attack from Otzma Leyisrael

Bayit Yehudi Answers Attack from Otzma Leyisrael

Bayit Yehudi clarifies position on tearing down outposts. Gimpel: "We will fight for the government to accept the Edmond Levy report." Gil Ronen, 18/01/2013 09:17
Israel Removes Tents from Arab Outpost

Israel Removes Tents from Arab Outpost

Security forces begins to demolish the tents that were set up in the illegal Arab outpost in E1, PA media reports.Elad Benari, 17/01/2013 02:16
State: Let Us Clear Tents from Arab Outpost

State: Let Us Clear Tents from Arab Outpost

State asks the High Court to allow it to remove tents from the illegal Arab outpost in E1, as PA Arabs tried to re-enter the outpost.Elad Benari, 16/01/2013 04:12
Ban: Jewish Outposts Bad, Arab Outposts Good

Ban: Jewish Outposts Bad, Arab Outposts Good

Arabs have the right to set up outposts in E1, or anywhere else - unlike Jews, who don't, said the UN Secretary-GeneralDavid Lev, 14/01/2013 22:06
Police Forces Evacuate Arab Outpost

Police Forces Evacuate Arab Outpost

The Judea and Samaria District of the Israeli Police evacuates the illegal Arab outpost in the area known as E1.Elad Benari, 13/01/2013 03:03
State: Arab Outpost Must be Evacuated

State: Arab Outpost Must be Evacuated

Leaving the illegal Arab outpost in the E1 area constitutes an immediate security danger, State tells High Court.Elad Benari, 13/01/2013 02:36
 Netanyahu Orders Arab Outpost Taken Down

Netanyahu Orders Arab Outpost Taken Down

State asks High Court to rescind injunction delaying the evacuation of Arabs who gathered at E1.Gil Ronen, 12/01/2013 20:42
Security Forces 'Finish the Job' at Oz Tzion

Security Forces 'Finish the Job' at Oz Tzion

Security forces in large numbers arrive at the Samaria outpost of Oz Tzion in order to finish the demolition that was started on Friday.Elad Benari, 30/12/2012 01:49
Youths Leave Outpost at Sabbath's End

Youths Leave Outpost at Sabbath's End

Security forces aborted eviction Friday after rabbis' intervention. Dozens spent Shabbat at outpost.Gil Ronen, 29/12/2012 19:02
IDF Postpones Eviction After Clashes Break Out

IDF Postpones Eviction After Clashes Break Out

IDF forced to stop an eviction from the outpost of Oz Tzion, but promises to come back after Shabbat.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/12/2012 20:28
Forces Destroy Two Buildings in Yitzhar

Forces Destroy Two Buildings in Yitzhar

Large numbers of IDF troops and border police descended on the community of Yitzhar overnight Wednesday and destroyed several buildingsDavid Lev, 01/11/2012 09:34
'A Defeat for Peace Now'

'A Defeat for Peace Now'

Nationalist land dealer Moshe Zar says state's court position on Peace Now could deal leftist group a severe blow.Gil Ronen, 31/10/2012 22:20
Peace Now Fumes Over Two New Outposts

Peace Now Fumes Over Two New Outposts

Peace Now is fuming over two new outposts that it said have been set up with electricity and water, indicating government support. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/10/2012 13:00
Midnight Demolition in Maoz Esther

Midnight Demolition in Maoz Esther

The Maoz Esther outpost is destroyed. Residents deplore “crime,” say, “We will not forgive and forget.”Maayana Miskin, 08/08/2012 13:43
Police Continue Outposts Harassment, Five Arrested

Police Continue Outposts Harassment, Five Arrested

Police swooped down on a 10-month-old outpost in Samaria early Wednesday and arrested, without violence, five youth. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/07/2012 09:30
Shomron Regional Council 'Honors' Leading Leftists

Shomron Regional Council 'Honors' Leading Leftists

Shomron Regional Council lauds leftists for helping to legalize communities - by court petitions meant to destroy them.Elad Benari, 25/07/2012 04:43
An Open Letter to Daniel Gordis

An Open Letter to Daniel Gordis

Daniel Gordis of the Shalem Center signed the US "Jewish leaders" letter to the Prime Minister asking him not to act on the Levy Report which said that Israel is not an occupying power in Judea and Samaria. Meotti fis shocked and disappointed.Giulio Meotti, 22/07/2012 00:56
Download Historic Document: Yesha Not 'Occupied'

Download Historic Document: Yesha Not 'Occupied'

Conclusions of Levy Committee report made available by government. "Israelis have the legal right to settle in Judea and Samaria."Gil Ronen, 10/07/2012 15:52
Likud Ministers Encouraged to Support Outpost Law

Likud Ministers Encouraged to Support Outpost Law

Groups which represent Likud activists launched a new campaign to encourage Likud ministers to vote in favor of the outpost law.Elad Benari, 01/06/2012 01:12
Pressure on Netanyahu as Vote on Outposts Nears

Pressure on Netanyahu as Vote on Outposts Nears

Coalition Chairman Ze'ev Elkin says legalization will be approved if ministers are allowed to vote freely.Gil Ronen, 13/05/2012 20:13
Arab Outposts Seek to Take Over State Land

Arab Outposts Seek to Take Over State Land

Dozens of new “outposts” have been cropping up throughout Judea and Samaria in recent months, established by Arabs to take over state landDavid Lev, 10/05/2012 10:38
Gov't Forces Demolish Buildings in Oz Tzion

Gov't Forces Demolish Buildings in Oz Tzion

Government forces arrived Monday evening at the outpost of Oz Tzion, intent on demolishing buildings in the budding community.Chana Ya'ar, 02/04/2012 22:47
Settlers Celebrate Engagements as Police Destroy

Settlers Celebrate Engagements as Police Destroy

Police destroyed the Oz Tzion outpost again while the residents were far away, celebrating engagements and meeting with future residents.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 28/02/2012 09:20
Suspect in Torching Police Car Released

Suspect in Torching Police Car Released

Resident of Havat Gilad was suspected of setting police car ablaze at Alei Ayin 8 months ago.Gil Ronen, 26/02/2012 17:01