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Dep. Minister Denies Arab Claim to Susya

Dep. Minister Denies Arab Claim to Susya

'There was never an Arab village at Susya,' says Deputy Defense Minister, noting diggers found an ancient synagogue there, not a mosque.Shimon Cohen, 22/07/2015 14:58
EU Funds Driving Campaign to Erase Jewish Town

EU Funds Driving Campaign to Erase Jewish Town

Report reveals prominent role of European-funded NGOs in campaign to protect Arab settlement built on ruins of ancient Susya.Ari Soffer, 21/07/2015 19:01
Arab List Jewish MK: Spare Illegal Arab Settlement

Arab List Jewish MK: Spare Illegal Arab Settlement

MK Dov Khenin requests that Defense Minister Ya'alon not demolish buildings of Arab squatters on ancient Jewish village.Ari Yashar, 20/07/2015 11:34
US Tells Israel to Leave Illegal Arab Settlement

US Tells Israel to Leave Illegal Arab Settlement

Spokesperson reads unusual statement 'strongly urging' Israel not to demolish illegal Arab town built on site of ancient Jewish village.Ari Yashar, 17/07/2015 08:11
Father of Arab Hit and Run Victim Slams Plea Deal

Father of Arab Hit and Run Victim Slams Plea Deal

Haim Levanon's son Yinon was killed in 2013 by an Arab driver who was transporting illegal Arab workers near Susiya.Moshe Cohen, 04/06/2015 14:54
Demolition: Arab Settlement on Ancient Jewish Town

Demolition: Arab Settlement on Ancient Jewish Town

Supreme Court throws out petition of Arab squatters allowing demolition of 80 illegal buildings on site of ancient Susya.Ari Yashar, 05/05/2015 16:59
'Despite Left..Agriculture Flourishing Here'

'Despite Left..Agriculture Flourishing Here'

MK Ayelet Shaked visits the village of Susya in the Southern Hevron Hills Sunday morning.Orli Harari, Cynthia Blank, 12/10/2014 13:42
The Left and the Myth of ‘Palestinian’ Susiya

The Left and the Myth of ‘Palestinian’ Susiya

The Israeli left joins the PA in propagating the myth of a decades-old Palestinian town, Jewish activists say.Maayana Miskin, 01/12/2013 13:31
Arab Family Fails in Campaign for Ancient Village

Arab Family Fails in Campaign for Ancient Village

Left-wing groups tried to get approval for Arabs to build on the site of ancient Jewish village of Susya in the Hevron-region.Maayana Miskin, 31/10/2013 14:45
Singer Will Perform in Hevron After All

Singer Will Perform in Hevron After All

Two days after cancelling an appearance in the community of Susiya, Ehud Banai has had a change of heart.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/09/2013 20:57
Susiya Resident Killed in Smashup With Smuggler

Susiya Resident Killed in Smashup With Smuggler

Yinon Levanon of Susiya was killed when an Israeli driver transporting illegal Arab workers into Israel hit his vehicle.David Lev, 10/02/2013 20:25
Minister Vows: No More Entrapment of Jews

Minister Vows: No More Entrapment of Jews

Police dressed as Arabs entrapped Jews in Susya, but Minister Aharonovich says it won't happen again.Gil Ronen, 28/11/2012 17:44
Show of Support for Jews Targeted by Anarchists

Show of Support for Jews Targeted by Anarchists

Demonstration near Kiryat Arba in support of Hevron-region Jews targeted by anarchists. “You are not alone.”Maayana Miskin, 19/10/2012 11:43
Israel Fears Arab Spring Anarchy in PA

Israel Fears Arab Spring Anarchy in PA

Israeli military and government leaders fear the social protests in the Palestinian Authority will lead to anarchy, seek aid for Ramallah. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/09/2012 13:07
Road Work Uncovers 1,500-Year-Old Jewish Town

Road Work Uncovers 1,500-Year-Old Jewish Town

Archaeologists have discovered remains of a large 1,500-year-old Jewish town near Be’er Sheva, including a synagogue or Torah study center. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/09/2012 17:06
Army Radio Undeterred by Anarchists

Army Radio Undeterred by Anarchists

A live broadcast on Army Radio from Susya, near Hevron, went ahead as scheduled despite attempts by leftist anarchists to stop it.Elad Benari, 02/08/2012 02:17
Regavim Welcomes Injunction Against Arabs

Regavim Welcomes Injunction Against Arabs

Attorney Amir Fisher welcomes court decision to accept the petition against illegal Arab construction in Susya.Elad Benari, 14/06/2012 02:14
Court Orders Demolition of Illegal Arab Buildings

Court Orders Demolition of Illegal Arab Buildings

Supreme Court issues injunctions against 52 illegal structures in Arab Susya, following a petition by the Regavim organization.Elad Benari, 13/06/2012 06:12
Arab Susya Quakes as Regavim Walks Tall

Arab Susya Quakes as Regavim Walks Tall

Jews with cameras and land-records have struck terror into illegal Arab communities in Yesha as Regavim wages the legal war for IsraelArutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2012 19:24
State to Demolish Bereaved Family’s Farm

State to Demolish Bereaved Family’s Farm

State to demolish farm that supports Jewish family of 12. Neighbor: Decision based on lies.Maayana Miskin, 30/03/2012 09:16
Kiryat Arba Jogger Alarms Soldier, Who Fires

Kiryat Arba Jogger Alarms Soldier, Who Fires

IDF soldier on guard near Susya thought jogger was a terrorist and fired in the air. No one was hurt.Gil Ronen, 21/01/2012 22:11
Susya is 'in a Ghetto'

Susya is 'in a Ghetto'

In a video filmed on Shabbat with rabbinical permission, a Susya resident holds up his baby and tells soldiers: "They want to slaughter this!"Aryeh Ben Hayim and Gil Ronen, 13/04/2011 08:03
Susiya Fights Leftist Sabotage

Susiya Fights Leftist Sabotage

The Jews of Susiya in the southern Hevron Hills are fighting to preserve good relations with Arab neighbors, despite leftist attempts at sabotage. Chana Ya'ar and Shimon Cohen, 03/11/2010 15:05
Travel: Southern Hevron Hills

Travel: Southern Hevron Hills

Travelling along the road of the Patriachs and exploring Susiya's ancient synagogue are some of the surprises that the Southern Hevron hills offer.Shalom Pollack, 30/07/2009 23:07