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EU condemns tenders for new settlement homes

EU condemns tenders for new settlement homes

EU calls on israeli government to cancel approval for 1,300 homes in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2021 16:48
Biden sends private message to Bennett to stop settlement construction

Biden sends private message to Bennett to stop settlement construction

Yesha Council chairman denounces 'gross interference in internal Israeli affairs' after Biden sends private message to stop building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 21:01
Week-old settlement under siege

Week-old settlement under siege

Residents of Evyatar in the Samaria found themselves facing hostile crowds less than a week after founding their town., 07/05/2021 17:07
Nearly one hundred residents of Maoz Zvi are without a safe and secure road out of town

Nearly one hundred residents of Maoz Zvi are without a safe and secure road out of town

The Hadera River overflowed this morning, blocking any access to the young town of Maoz Zvi.Shlomo Witty, 18/01/2021 15:55
MK Katz meets with hunger strikers: Inconceivable that children run out of water

MK Katz meets with hunger strikers: Inconceivable that children run out of water

Katz visited the protest tent demanding the regulation of 'Young Settlements' and demanded that the government act immediately.Shlomo Witty, 14/01/2021 19:09
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
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
Judea and Samaria authority heads will not be investigated

Judea and Samaria authority heads will not be investigated

Supreme Court rejects Peace Now petition asking court to order Judiciary investigate authority heads for illegal construction involvement.Mordechai Sones, 25/05/2020 16:03
Look what Pharaoh and Moses have become in the Passover drama

Look what Pharaoh and Moses have become in the Passover drama

A tweak in the tale makes Israel into Pharaoh and Moses a human rights activist for the Palestinian Arabs, and all in the name of that handy tikkun olam. Steve Apfel, 14/04/2020 14:07
So what’s to be done?

So what’s to be done?

By now I expected the hierarchy of wheelers and dealers to have come around to their moment of clarity that they’ve been taken. Jack Engelhard, 04/02/2020 13:45
Israeli leaders respond to historic US announcement

Israeli leaders respond to historic US announcement

"Now it's clear to everyone - Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley are an integral part of the State of Israel"Gary Willig, 18/11/2019 20:17
A mitzvah you could do in your sleep

A mitzvah you could do in your sleep

The mitzvah of יִשּׁוּב אֶרֶץ יִשְׂרָאֵל, dwelling in the Land of Israel, takes a definite commitment to begin with. But having made the commitment, it is a mitzvah which lasts your entire life. Daniel Pinner, 26/06/2019 07:27
Trump is set to reject UN and PLO on Jews' legal rights in 'West Bank'

Trump is set to reject UN and PLO on Jews' legal rights in 'West Bank'

Trump’s decision, if reports are accurate, will send the UN and the PLO into dual tailspins of their own making. The plans for a PA state are dead in the water. David Singer, 16/05/2019 07:30
Report: Settlement construction and spending on the rise

Report: Settlement construction and spending on the rise

Israel building up 'isolated' settlements east of security fence, report finds. Spending on settlements surged following Trump's election.David Rosenberg, 14/05/2019 14:35
Likud MK: 'Time has come to officially legitimize settlement'

Likud MK: 'Time has come to officially legitimize settlement'

MK Nurit Koren appeals to PM in call for sovereignty in Judea, Samaria, Jordan Valley: 'To do justice to the settler pioneers.'Mordechai Sones, 13/09/2018 14:18
The challenge of gratitude

The challenge of gratitude

Until now, Jews accepted the anomaly of Jews being permitted to build in Bethel, New York or Shiloh, Tennessee but not in the original Bethel or Shiloh.Rabbi Steven Pruzansky, 23/05/2018 09:30
Trump Administration: 'Settlements' don't help peace

Trump Administration: 'Settlements' don't help peace

State Department spokesperson says President Trump has been 'clear all along' that 'settlements' don't help the peace process.JTA, 21/06/2017 20:49
'We have approved the maximum possible'

'We have approved the maximum possible'

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman claims building permits issued in Judea and Samaria are maximum that can be approved in current era.Mordechai Sones, 11/06/2017 11:25
Legal principles should be able to stand the benefit of a doubt

Legal principles should be able to stand the benefit of a doubt

It is truly fascinating how diplomats and politicians (misuse) use concepts such as "international law" and "contradiction of international law" by applying bare assumptions. Martin Blecher, 24/05/2016 14:48
Trump targets Clinton and Obama betrayal of Israel agreements

Trump targets Clinton and Obama betrayal of Israel agreements

Both Hillary and Obama have ignored Bush agreements with Israel, to the detriment of Israel and any chance of peace talks succeeding. Trump seems to feel differently. David Singer, 02/05/2016 08:50
Problems in Eden

Problems in Eden

The MIddle East's situation is the best proof that something is very wrong in the Western world.Dr. Richard D. Small, 17/02/2016 10:19
Martin Indyk's selective amnesia

Martin Indyk's selective amnesia

He only forgets Israel's concessions and Arab intransigence. Benyamin Korn, 19/11/2015 08:30
Katzover: What Choice Is There Besides Netanyahu?

Katzover: What Choice Is There Besides Netanyahu?

Those who would prefer not to vote than to vote Binyamin Netanyahu to another term are making a grave error, said Benny Katsover.Moshe Cohen, 12/02/2015 09:03
PM 'Promised 5,000 Homes' in Bayit Yehudi Deal

PM 'Promised 5,000 Homes' in Bayit Yehudi Deal

Maariv reports Netanyahu got Bayit Yehudi to accept terrorist release by promising to build in Judea, Samaria.Gil Ronen, 31/07/2013 12:15
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
Livni: Don’t Throw Away Money on Settlement

Livni: Don’t Throw Away Money on Settlement

Livni calls for Israel to stop spending outside settlement blocs. “It won’t stay a part of Israel,” she predicts.Maayana Miskin, 19/12/2012 02:46
3,000 New Homes in ‘Settlement Blocs’

3,000 New Homes in ‘Settlement Blocs’

The government plans to issue tenders for three large Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 18/12/2012 22:39
Settlements Trump Syria as Mideast Issue, Says EU

Settlements Trump Syria as Mideast Issue, Says EU

What is the most “urgent” problem in the Middle East? Not Iran and not Syria, according to the European Union. It is the “settlements.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 13/06/2012 16:57
'High Quality of Life in Judea and Samaria'

'High Quality of Life in Judea and Samaria'

More than 80 percent of Jews in Judea and Samaria own their own homes, far higher than the national average, say government statistics.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 21/05/2012 09:13
Israel Decides to Sever Ties with UNHRC

Israel Decides to Sever Ties with UNHRC

Decision follows Council's decision to appoint Goldstone-type committee to look into construction in Judea and Samaria.Gil Ronen, 26/03/2012 15:49
After 10 Years: New Neighborhood in Karnei Shomron

After 10 Years: New Neighborhood in Karnei Shomron

A cornerstone is laid for Neveh Maoz Daniel, which will include 50 new units.Gil Ronen, 22/03/2012 22:20
We Won't Get Fooled Again!

We Won't Get Fooled Again!

, 24/02/2012 00:02