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Rioters burn effigy of Jews in Arab village

Rioters burn effigy of Jews in Arab village

Rioters in the PA city of Beita burned an effigy of a Jew last night. Samaria Regional Council head Yossi Dagan called the act 'Barbaric.".Arutz Sheva Staff , 10/09/2021 17:12
Israel Dog Unit stonewalls arson attempt in Samaria

Israel Dog Unit stonewalls arson attempt in Samaria

The IDU's preparations to search for two new missing people were rudely interrupted by the firebombing of Israeli farms near their base.Arutz Sheva Staff , 05/09/2021 20:52
2 hurt in Samaria stone-throwing attack

2 hurt in Samaria stone-throwing attack

Arabs throw stones at Israeli vehicles traveling between Elon Moreh and Itamar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2021 18:47
Rare coins from Bar Kochba revolt found in Samaria

Rare coins from Bar Kochba revolt found in Samaria

New coins, believed to date back to the times of the last uprising against the Roman Empire, indicate continued Jewish presence in the area.i24NEWS, 04/08/2021 11:29
Family stoned by dozens of Arabs

Family stoned by dozens of Arabs

Driver struck in head by stone, glass while driving in Samaria. 'Why do my children have to endure this trauma?'Orly Harari, 28/07/2021 15:58
Firebombing in Evyatar

Firebombing in Evyatar

Attacks on Evyatar escalate as rioters from nearby PA city hurl firebombs at the empty town.Arutz Sheva Staff , 26/07/2021 22:59
Terrorists who threw firebombs in Samaria arrested

Terrorists who threw firebombs in Samaria arrested

IDF forces thwart throwing of firebombs and rocks at vehicles near Mevo Dotan. One terrorist shot, two apprehended after a chase.Kobi Finkler, 25/07/2021 05:38
Violence at hilltop community in Samaria

Violence at hilltop community in Samaria

Resident of town near Yitzhar claims he was violently attacked by officers when he tried to document them confronting another resident.Ido Ben Porat, 21/07/2021 00:28
PA official: We will 'purge' Evyatar of 'settlers'

PA official: We will 'purge' Evyatar of 'settlers'

Deputy Fatah leader says Palestinians determined to continue the "popular resistance" until Evyatar is "cleansed" of settlers.Dalit Halevi, 04/07/2021 06:21
The Evyatar Compromise: Building the Land and Nation

The Evyatar Compromise: Building the Land and Nation

Israel's new left-right government, headed by Naftali Bennett, faced its first major test today – and apparently passed it. OpinionHillel Fendel, 01/07/2021 05:54
MK Bezalel Smotrich in Evyatar: This town must remain where it is

MK Bezalel Smotrich in Evyatar: This town must remain where it is

Samarian town threatened with destruction despite proof it was not built on privately held land.Orly Harari, 27/06/2021 13:25
Stabbing attack foiled near Yitzhar, terrorist neutralized

Stabbing attack foiled near Yitzhar, terrorist neutralized

Knife-wielding terrorist enters Yitzhar and tries to stab Jews before being shot by security coordinator.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/06/2021 20:16
Likud MK to Bennett: Are you the PM or the left's puppet?

Likud MK to Bennett: Are you the PM or the left's puppet?

In an interview with Arutz Sheva, Likud MK Yoav Kisch doesn't mince words when wondering what happened to PM Bennett's right wing ideology.Yoni Kempinski, 22/06/2021 21:01
Evyatar residents' appeal rejected outright: Buildings were erected illegally

Evyatar residents' appeal rejected outright: Buildings were erected illegally

Judea and Samaria A-G says buildings in Evyatar were erected illegally and without proper planning.Ido Ben Porat, 21/06/2021 00:28
3 PA Arabs killed in collision with Israeli car

3 PA Arabs killed in collision with Israeli car

2 vehicles overturn after colliding in Samaria. Woman in Israeli vehicle hospitalized in critical condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2021 22:14
43-year-old injured in rock attack in central Samaria

43-year-old injured in rock attack in central Samaria

43-year-old moderately injured in rock attack on his vehicle near the village of Azzun.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 23:58
Netanyahu asks Gantz to delay demolition of Evyatar until next week

Netanyahu asks Gantz to delay demolition of Evyatar until next week

PM seeks to push decision on what to do with Samaria community ordered destroyed to next government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 16:28
New Jewish community in Samaria in danger of demolition

New Jewish community in Samaria in danger of demolition

Community of 50 families and 200 children in danger of being destroyed, says Nachala's Daniella Weiss.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 18:02
Evyatar: Together we can raise the flag

Evyatar: Together we can raise the flag

31 families have already moved in to the new town established in Samaria, following murderous terror attack.Community of Evyatar, 27/05/2021 21:15
Two soldiers injured in shooting attack in Samaria

Two soldiers injured in shooting attack in Samaria

Terrorist opens fire at military post, injures two soldiers before being neutralized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 23:46
Guarded by IDU, new Samaria town grows despite nightly siege

Guarded by IDU, new Samaria town grows despite nightly siege

Guarded by the Israel Dog Unit, the new town of Evyatar grows despite nightly protests against its existence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 22:04
Soldier recounts terrorist attack on base

Soldier recounts terrorist attack on base

3 terrorists were killed in a shootout at an IDF base in Samaria. 'He had murder in his eyes.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 09:01
3 terrorists killed in attack on Israeli base in Samaria

3 terrorists killed in attack on Israeli base in Samaria

Terrorists eliminated after opening fire on IDF base in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2021 10:53
Shots fired at Palestinian Arab carjacker in Samaria

Shots fired at Palestinian Arab carjacker in Samaria

Arab suspect steals car, flees from police in central Samaria - only to crash into other vehicles during chase. Shots reported.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 22:59
Thousands come to Joshua's Altar after PA desecration

Thousands come to Joshua's Altar after PA desecration

A month after PA damages Jewish archaeological site, thousands of Jews come to celebrate at Joshua's altar. 'They destroy, we build.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2021 17:26
Vandalism at Joshua's Altar

Vandalism at Joshua's Altar

Graffiti slated on historical site only days before the grand opening.Shlomo Witty, 28/03/2021 22:38
10-year-old moderately injured in fire in Samaria

10-year-old moderately injured in fire in Samaria

10-year-old boy injured in fire in the community of Yitzhar in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 03:00
Terrorist breaks into home in Samaria

Terrorist breaks into home in Samaria

Female terrorist captured after bursting into farmer's home in western Samaria.David Rosenberg, 08/03/2021 11:36
Shaked: Only Yamina has the courage to regulate the settlements

Shaked: Only Yamina has the courage to regulate the settlements

Yamina faction members tour isolated farms in Samaria and the Jordan Valley, promise to support settlement movement if elected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/03/2021 17:15
Work on key Samaria bypass road begins

Work on key Samaria bypass road begins

Three years after the Samaria governor's hunger strike, the bypass road he demanded is underway.Shlomo Witty, 21/02/2021 19:46
Police officers injured while dispersing mass wedding in Samaria

Police officers injured while dispersing mass wedding in Samaria

About 100 people celebrate at wedding near Itamar, none of whom are residents of the community. Three policemen while dispersing the crowd.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/02/2021 00:10
Small group allowed to visit Joseph's Tomb

Small group allowed to visit Joseph's Tomb

Samaria governor Yossi Dagan leads limited group for upkeep of the site.Shlomo Witty, 03/02/2021 09:58
IDF soldier from London foils terrorist attack in Samaria

IDF soldier from London foils terrorist attack in Samaria

Terrorist shot and killed while trying to stab soldiers in Samaria. Lone soldier from London instrumental in foiling attack.David Rosenberg, 26/01/2021 14:56
PA complains to UN over UAE-Samaria deals

PA complains to UN over UAE-Samaria deals

Palestinian Authority demands the UN punish the UAE for the trade deals which were signed between Samaria and UAE bussinesses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 18:13
Israeli attacked by Arabs in Samaria

Israeli attacked by Arabs in Samaria

Samaria council chairman condemns "attempted lynching" just 1 month after murder of Esther Horgan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 15:22
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
Jordan condemns new Israeli construction in Samaria

Jordan condemns new Israeli construction in Samaria

Jordan says Israel’s approval of the construction of nearly 800 new housing units in Samaria is a "flagrant violation of international law".Elad Benari, 18/01/2021 06:38
Samaria lieutenant shares her feelings about Doctor Day in Samaria

Samaria lieutenant shares her feelings about Doctor Day in Samaria

IDF Lt Reut Sapir says that she and her soldiers try to live up to their reputationIdo Ben Porat, 11/01/2021 19:11
Traffic lights in Samaria to cost NIS 14 million

Traffic lights in Samaria to cost NIS 14 million

Minister Regev approves arrangement and traffic light at main Samaria junction. Dagan: 'Milestone on way to one million citizens in Samaria'Hezki Baruch, 26/12/2020 19:19
Calls mount to double size of Tal Menashe in honor of Esther Horgan

Calls mount to double size of Tal Menashe in honor of Esther Horgan

Master plan already exists for community's expansion to over 200 housing units.Hezki Baruch, 23/12/2020 10:28
'Esther fell in love with Israel on her first trip here'

'Esther fell in love with Israel on her first trip here'

"She first visited at the age of ten and said: This is where I have to live." Esther Horgan's husband recalls her love of the Land of IsraelRafael Levy, 22/12/2020 14:11
'She was a woman full of life, full of light'

'She was a woman full of life, full of light'

Elazar Roth, head of Tel Menashe's first-response team, describes searches for missing mother of six who was found murdered.Yoni Kempinski, 21/12/2020 13:24
Gantz: 'We will find the despicable murderer responsible'

Gantz: 'We will find the despicable murderer responsible'

Defense Minister vows terrorist responsible for murdering Israeli mother of six will be captured as leaders express outrage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 10:40
Video shows IDF fighter refraining from firing at terrorist

Video shows IDF fighter refraining from firing at terrorist

Video posted to social media shows IDF fighter seemingly afraid to open fire at terrorist who threw a firebomb at him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2020 01:35
25-year-old man injured in stoning attack near Tapuach Junction

25-year-old man injured in stoning attack near Tapuach Junction

25-year-old man was lightly injured in a stone throwing attack near the Tapuach Junction in Samaria. Suspect arrested in IDF raid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/12/2020 21:32
Historic agreement brings Samaria to Dubai

Historic agreement brings Samaria to Dubai

Delegation from Samaria signs agreement in Dubai to export Samaria honey, wine, olive oil, and tahini to the UAE.Hezki Baruch-Dubai, 07/12/2020 17:34
Psagot Winery owner: 'Pompeo corrected long-standing injustice'

Psagot Winery owner: 'Pompeo corrected long-standing injustice'

Arutz Sheva speaks with owner of the Psagot winery in Samaria about the historic visit of US Sec of State Mike PompeoYoni Kempinski, 19/11/2020 23:09
Education Minister Galant opens high school in Bruchin, Samaria

Education Minister Galant opens high school in Bruchin, Samaria

Education Minister Galant opens high school in Bruchin, Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 18/11/2020 13:18
Core community returns to Sa-Nur in northern Samaria, evacuated in Disengagement

Core community returns to Sa-Nur in northern Samaria, evacuated in Disengagement

This is far from the first time in the last 15 years that an attempt has been made to reestablish the community following the Disengagement.Yoni Kempinski, 17/11/2020 09:07
IDF foils shooting attack on army post in Samaria

IDF foils shooting attack on army post in Samaria

Terrorist drew gun on soldiers, was neutralized before he could fire.Orly Harari, 04/11/2020 10:40
Watch: Firebomb barrage in Samaria

Watch: Firebomb barrage in Samaria

Terrorists hurl firebombs at vehicles traveling on the Nabi Elias bypass road in the direction of Ma'ale Shomron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2020 02:59
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
'Inhuman to leave Samaria residents without water, electricity'

'Inhuman to leave Samaria residents without water, electricity'

MK Hava-Etty Atia visits Havat Gilad, where family home burned down due to failure to connect town to electrical grid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/10/2020 18:01
Arab rioters set fire outside Israeli town in Samaria

Arab rioters set fire outside Israeli town in Samaria

Arsonists spark fires near Israeli town of Esh Kodesh, uproot trees and destroy fences. Residents who responded hit by barrage of stones.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2020 20:19
'We're happy to make extreme leftists cry'

'We're happy to make extreme leftists cry'

Samaria Regional Council chairman Yossi Dagan responds to criticism of piece on tourism industry in Samaria.Yehonatan Gottleib, 10/09/2020 18:04
Samaria town rebuilt - and evacuated once again

Samaria town rebuilt - and evacuated once again

Maale Shai, established last month in honor of man murdered in terror attack in Petah Tikva, rebuilt - only to be evacuated again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2020 10:03
Jewish farmer who prevented lynching indicted

Jewish farmer who prevented lynching indicted

Central District Attorney's Office files indictment against Jewish farmer who opened fire after dozens of Arabs attempted lynching.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 11:15