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Arabs to Court: Tear Down Ulpana Neighborhood

Arabs to Court: Tear Down Ulpana Neighborhood

Beit El Mayor: “No Arab has purchased land here. It is all a manipulation by anti-Israeli elements in Europe and leftists.”Gil Ronen, 04/06/2013 10:08
Defense Min. Approves Rebuilding of Ulpana Homes

Defense Min. Approves Rebuilding of Ulpana Homes

Defense Ministry gives final approvals for the reconstruction of the buildings that were evacuated in the Ulpana neighborhood of Beit El.Elad Benari, 12/02/2013 02:13
Despite Promises, Homes Razed in Beit El

Despite Promises, Homes Razed in Beit El

The government promised to move, not destroy, dozens of homes in Beit El – but gave up and brought in the tractors. Maayana Miskin, 27/11/2012 18:55
State Asks Court for Extension of Ulpana 'Sawing'

State Asks Court for Extension of Ulpana 'Sawing'

State Attorney’s Office asks the Supreme Court to postpone the deadline for the sawing of the homes of the Ulpana neighborhood in Beit El.Elad Benari, 09/11/2012 06:16
Video: Beit El Homes Sawed

Video: Beit El Homes Sawed

The 'sawing' and relocation of 5 buildings, upon the orders of the High Court, has begun.Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 16/10/2012 17:42
'Netanyahu's Conduct May Cost Him His Position'

'Netanyahu's Conduct May Cost Him His Position'

Head of the Binyamin Residents Council: Netanyahu fears the left and if he continues this way, we'll have to draw conclusions.Elad Benari, 03/09/2012 04:46
A Letter from the Ulpana Families to Migron's Expellees

A Letter from the Ulpana Families to Migron's Expellees

The Ulpana neighborhood residents of Beit El, whose homes are being demolished before their eyes, write to the Migron expellees. "The views from the two sides of our homes confuse the eye as do intermittent flashes of light and darkness." Harel Kohen, 02/09/2012 21:49
Defense Ministry Preparing to Demolish Ulpana

Defense Ministry Preparing to Demolish Ulpana

The Defense Ministry begins wrapping the evicted Ulpana buildings with scaffolding as it prepares to demolish them, not move them.Elad Benari, 27/08/2012 06:31
Beit El Gets New Land

Beit El Gets New Land

The town of Beit El has new land added to its territory as part of the deal for the peaceful demolition of homes a month earlier.Maayana Miskin, 02/08/2012 15:18
Supreme Court Approves Ulpana Delay

Supreme Court Approves Ulpana Delay

The Supreme Court has approved a delay to allow the sawing down, reconstruction of Beit El homes. MKs object.Maayana Miskin, 01/07/2012 17:33
Beit El: Netanyahu, Obama – You Won’t Move Us

Beit El: Netanyahu, Obama – You Won’t Move Us

A man evicted from his home in Beit El has a message for the world: Jews are not leaving Israel. Maayana Miskin, 29/06/2012 14:02
‘Peace Now’ Head Criticizes Bereaved Survivor

‘Peace Now’ Head Criticizes Bereaved Survivor

Peace Now head Yariv Oppenheimer slams Ulpana resident for carrying picture of his terrorist victim parents and brother.Arutz Sheva staff, 29/06/2012 11:50
Arab Workers Seal Beit El Homes

Arab Workers Seal Beit El Homes

The Defense Ministry hired Palestinian Authority residents to keep Jews out of their homes in Beit El.Maayana Miskin, 29/06/2012 11:05
2nd Phase of Ulpana Eviction: Force and Arrests

2nd Phase of Ulpana Eviction: Force and Arrests

Second group of families from the Ulpana neighborhood evicted. Police remove one couple by force.Elad Benari, 29/06/2012 02:13
Ulpana Buildings to be Sawed into 108 Parts

Ulpana Buildings to be Sawed into 108 Parts

Parts will be stored at a special site, then reassembled. 17 remaining families are being evicted. Gil Ronen, 28/06/2012 16:39
Evicted Ulpana Children Suffering Trauma

Evicted Ulpana Children Suffering Trauma

The Welfare Department in Beit El is helping the evicted children of the Ulpana neighborhood get over the trauma of losing their homes.Elad Benari, 28/06/2012 04:15
Residents: Evictions Are the Dark Before the Light

Residents: Evictions Are the Dark Before the Light

Residents of the Ulpana neighborhood say that the evictions are a dark day which also marks the beginning of new building.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 27/06/2012 04:42
Ulpana Neighborhood: Pictures of Quiet Eviction

Ulpana Neighborhood: Pictures of Quiet Eviction

After an agreement was reached between the government and Beit El's leaders, residents leave homes quietly.Hezki Baruch & Gil Ronen, 26/06/2012 11:54
New, Larger Ulpana Neighborhood Dedication Today

New, Larger Ulpana Neighborhood Dedication Today

Rav Melamed: Today we will dedicate a new neighborhood in Beit El, inside the base, a plot that is 2.5 or 3 times larger than this one.Gil Ronen, 26/06/2012 10:15
Last Prayers for Ulpana Expulsion Victims

Last Prayers for Ulpana Expulsion Victims

Beit El’s rabbi joined Ulpana neighborhood expulsion victims for their last morning prayers before Tuesday’s expulsion.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/06/2012 08:37
First Ulpana Evictions to Take Place Tuesday

First Ulpana Evictions to Take Place Tuesday

16 families from the Ulpana neighborhood will leave their homes on Tuesday morning, in accordance with the agreement reached last week.Elad Benari, 26/06/2012 03:12
Rabbi Eliyahu: Focus Fight on Supreme Court

Rabbi Eliyahu: Focus Fight on Supreme Court

The rabbi of Tzfat warns opponents of Judea and Samaria demolition to stay focused on the real problem – the Supreme Court.Maayana Miskin, 24/06/2012 19:25
Rabbi: The Hunger Strike Wasn’t for Nothing

Rabbi: The Hunger Strike Wasn’t for Nothing

The rabbi of Amona asserts that a hunger strike to save the Ulpana neighborhood had a great effect.Maayana Miskin, 22/06/2012 02:16
'Ulpana Agreement Benefits Settlement Enterprise'

'Ulpana Agreement Benefits Settlement Enterprise'

Binyamin Residents Council Head: The residents of Beit El, as well as the settlement enterprise, benefited from the Ulpana agreementElad Benari, 21/06/2012 05:15
Hershkowitz Happy with Agreement on Ulpana

Hershkowitz Happy with Agreement on Ulpana

Jewish Home leader says Ministry of Defense has committed to approving 300 new homes.Gil Ronen, 20/06/2012 20:09
Land Pioneer to Ulpana: Get it in Writing

Land Pioneer to Ulpana: Get it in Writing

Moshe Zar tells Beit El leadership not to agree to Prime Minister's promises unless he writes them down.Gil Ronen, 20/06/2012 19:09
Ulpana Residents, Government Sign Agreement

Ulpana Residents, Government Sign Agreement

Residents of the Ulpana neighborhood of Beit El agree to leave their homes non-violently in exchange for 300 new homes.Elad Benari, 20/06/2012 00:10
Bet El’s Ulpana Neighborhood: Background & Facts

Bet El’s Ulpana Neighborhood: Background & Facts

Timeline and facts regarding the slated demolition of five apartment buildings (30 units) in the Ulpana Hill Neighborhood of Bet El. Baruch Gordon, 19/06/2012 22:06
Rav Melamed: No Solution is Perfect

Rav Melamed: No Solution is Perfect

Beit El's rabbi presides over special Yom Kippur Katan prayer session at Ulpana neighborhood.Gil Ronen, 19/06/2012 20:45
‘Mini Yom Kippur’ as Jews Fast, Pray for Ulpana

‘Mini Yom Kippur’ as Jews Fast, Pray for Ulpana

Supporters fast, pray Tuesday in hopes of changing destruction decree. “May He who answered in Beit El answer us.”Maayana Miskin, 19/06/2012 11:26
Ulpana: State Seeks More Time

Ulpana: State Seeks More Time

The government plans to ask for another three months to demolish homes in Beit El.Maayana Miskin, 19/06/2012 10:55
Beit El Rabbi: Some Fights Can’t be Won

Beit El Rabbi: Some Fights Can’t be Won

Rabbi Zalman Melamed talks about Ulpana demolition, “They’re taking one of my children, and promising ten in return.”Maayana Miskin, 19/06/2012 09:14
Report: Police Gearing Up for Major Ulpana Assault

Report: Police Gearing Up for Major Ulpana Assault

Over 1,000 Border Police and Yassam forces are getting ready for a confrontation with protesters in the Ulpana neighborhood, reports saidDavid Lev, 18/06/2012 22:43
Call to Change Ulpana to Ehud Barak' Neighborhood

Call to Change Ulpana to Ehud Barak' Neighborhood

Arutz 7 show host calls for changing name of Ulpana to "Ehud Barak Neighborhood" to protest forced eviction.INN Staff, 17/06/2012 16:18
Government Spins ‘Sound of Silence’ on Ulpana

Government Spins ‘Sound of Silence’ on Ulpana

Netanyahu claims discussions with Givat Ulpana residents on a court-ordered expulsion are at a “standstill.” Residents: What talks?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/06/2012 10:10
Ya'alon: Not Building in Would be 'Disastrous'

Ya'alon: Not Building in Would be 'Disastrous'

Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon: it would be disastrous if the 300 homes promised by Netanyahu in Beit El are not built.Elad Benari, Canada, 15/06/2012 23:47
Expert: Court Acted Illegally in Ulpana Case

Expert: Court Acted Illegally in Ulpana Case

Legal expert Attorney Aharon Papo: The residents of the Ulpana neighborhood weren't properly represented.Elad Benari, 14/06/2012 04:16
Ketzaleh Calls for ‘Resistance’ on Ulpana

Ketzaleh Calls for ‘Resistance’ on Ulpana

Ketzaleh calls on supporters to sacrifice for the Ulpana neighborhood, warns Knesset “There will be resistance.”Maayana Miskin, 12/06/2012 17:53
Activists Demonstrate Outside IDF Base

Activists Demonstrate Outside IDF Base

Border Police officers throw stun grenade at activists protesting the planned demolition of the Ulpana neighborhood of Beit El.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/06/2012 22:48
Katif Expellees Stuck as Caravans Taken

Katif Expellees Stuck as Caravans Taken

Expellee families have new jobs, new schools, but nowhere to live as government reassigns their new caravan homes to Beit El.Maayana Miskin, 08/06/2012 11:52
Machon Meir Head Appeals to Barak Over Ulpana

Machon Meir Head Appeals to Barak Over Ulpana

The head of Machon Meir, Rabbi Dov Begun, asks childhood friend Defense Minister Ehud Barak to prevent the demolition in Beit El.Elad Benari, 08/06/2012 07:14
Report: Soldiers Could Move into Ulpana Homes

Report: Soldiers Could Move into Ulpana Homes

Prime Minister Netanyahu is reportedly considering ideas to prevent unrest that will result from demolishing or moving the Ulpana buildingsDavid Lev, 07/06/2012 12:35
Last-Ditch Musical Video Plea to Likud MKs

Last-Ditch Musical Video Plea to Likud MKs

Jews about to be expelled from their homes in Beit El's Ulpana neighborhood have made a video plea to the Likud “not to destroy everything.”Chana Ya'ar and Yoni Kempinski, 07/06/2012 12:21
MK: Ulpana Evacuation Like a Bad Slasher Movie

MK: Ulpana Evacuation Like a Bad Slasher Movie

MK Uri Ariel called PM Netanyahu a liar who will not keep his promises, while MK Aryeh Eldad compares the evacuation to the movie 'Saw IV'David Lev, 07/06/2012 11:27
Ulpana Evacuation Wheels Set into Motion

Ulpana Evacuation Wheels Set into Motion

Officials in the Prime Minister's office have begun reaching out to residents of the Ulpana neighborhood to work out a voluntary evacuationDavid Lev, 07/06/2012 10:10
U.S. Condemns Israel Over Beit El Expansion

U.S. Condemns Israel Over Beit El Expansion

U.S. says "Israeli settlement activity undermines peace efforts" after PM Netanyahu announces 300 new homes for Beit El.Elad Benari, 07/06/2012 05:42
Housing Ministry to Market 551 New Homes

Housing Ministry to Market 551 New Homes

Housing Minister Ariel Atias announces that land will be marketed for the purpose of building 551 new housing units in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 07/06/2012 04:14
Netanyahu Checkmates Everyone in Ulpana Battle

Netanyahu Checkmates Everyone in Ulpana Battle

Netanyahu proves it’s more important to win than to be liked. His nationalist ministers fell in line. Ulpana homes also will fall. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/06/2012 15:45
Protest Near Supreme Court Supports Regulation Law

Protest Near Supreme Court Supports Regulation Law

Protesters showed their support of the Regulation Law in a demonstration near the Supreme Court shortly before a vote on the bill.Chana Ya'ar, 06/06/2012 13:38
Likud and Nationalists Set for Divorce

Likud and Nationalists Set for Divorce

Netanyahu is not leaving the Likud, but Likud may be leaving nationalists over Ulpana. Elections may force him to tear up the divorce. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/06/2012 08:15
Bennett Offers 'Safety Net' for Fired Ministers

Bennett Offers 'Safety Net' for Fired Ministers

Naftali Bennett offers “safety net” in the Jewish Home party to any ministers who may be fired for voting in favor of the Regulation Law.Elad Benari, 06/06/2012 05:14
Yisrael Beytenu, Shas Plan Absence During Vote

Yisrael Beytenu, Shas Plan Absence During Vote

Ministers from the Yisrael Beytenu and Shas parties will likely absent themselves from the vote in the Knesset on the Regulation Bill.Elad Benari, 06/06/2012 00:13
‘Ulpana Law is Judgment Day,’ Say Women in Green

‘Ulpana Law is Judgment Day,’ Say Women in Green

The “Regulation Bill” to legalize the Ulpana neighborhood in Beit El is “Judgment Day” for the Likud, warn Women in Green nationalists.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/06/2012 09:11
Hotovely: Netanyahu Split 'More than Likely'

Hotovely: Netanyahu Split 'More than Likely'

MK Tzipi Hotovely believes that the possibility that Prime Minister Netanyahu will choose to leave the Likud “is more than likely”.Elad Benari, 05/06/2012 02:43
Barkat: Tent-Sitters Can Stay Till Knesset Vote

Barkat: Tent-Sitters Can Stay Till Knesset Vote

Occupants of the Ulpana Protest Tent across from the Prime Minister's Office can stay two more days, says Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat.Chana Ya'ar, 04/06/2012 23:37
Police Threaten to Shut Down Ulpana Protest Tent

Police Threaten to Shut Down Ulpana Protest Tent

Jerusalem police are threatening to close down the tent protesting the government destruction of Beit El's Ulpana neighborhood. Chana Ya'ar, 04/06/2012 22:35
Video: Ulpana Resident Speaks Out!

Video: Ulpana Resident Speaks Out!

Baruch Kitay is fighting to save his home in Beit El's threatened Givat Ulpana neighborhood from 'rash decisions based on fallacy.'Gabe Kahn & Yoni K, 04/06/2012 21:59