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Three Jewish teens narrowly avoid lynch in Arab village

Three Jewish teens narrowly avoid lynch in Arab village

Teens were driving through Samarian village of Jamma'in when Arabs identified them as Jews & gave chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 11:59
Event to be held in support of Kumi Ori

Event to be held in support of Kumi Ori

'For 640 days already, we've been under military siege,' resident of Yitzhar's Kumi Ori neighborhood say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 13:01
Samaria town prepares for second Tisha B'av under siege

Samaria town prepares for second Tisha B'av under siege

The hilltop town of Kumi Ori, near Yitzhar in the Samaria, is ready to undergo its second Tisha B'av under siege by the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff , 16/07/2021 15:30
Terrorist shot during infiltration into Samaria town

Terrorist shot during infiltration into Samaria town

Recently released terrorist and repeat offender shot while attempting to stab IDF soldiers during botched attack on Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 11:44
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
Yitzhar: Border Police forces leave Kumi Ori neighborhood

Yitzhar: Border Police forces leave Kumi Ori neighborhood

After two years of constant military presence, Border Police officers leave Yitzhar's Kumi Ori neighborhood.Ido Ben Porat, 12/05/2021 13:47
Arabs set fire near Jewish neighborhood in Yitzhar

Arabs set fire near Jewish neighborhood in Yitzhar

Arabs light fire near Jewish neighborhood of Kumi Ori, shout at IDF soldiers securing firefighters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 14:51
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 who tried to stab Jewish youth at Yitzhar junction arrested

Terrorist who tried to stab Jewish youth at Yitzhar junction arrested

Suspected terrorist arrested by IDF forces near village of Salem and taken for questioning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/02/2021 14:47
Watch: Samaria man fends off armed terrorist near Yitzhar

Watch: Samaria man fends off armed terrorist near Yitzhar

Would-be victim proves to be too much for Arab terrorist brandishing knife, overpowering the terrorist and forcing him to flee.David Rosenberg, 24/02/2021 11:43
United Torah Judaism wooing the Haredi-Leumi?

United Torah Judaism wooing the Haredi-Leumi?

Deputy Minister Porush tours Yitzhar, visits Kumi Ori, declared closed military zone, calls to vote United Torah Judaism.Ben Shaul, 15/02/2021 17:02
Yitzhar residents: We don't want anyone else to die

Yitzhar residents: We don't want anyone else to die

Samaria Regional Council chair, residents write to Transportation Minister after woman killed in Yitzhar Junction car accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/02/2021 22:59
4 Israelis injured, 1 seriously, in stone-throwing attack in Samaria

4 Israelis injured, 1 seriously, in stone-throwing attack in Samaria

20-year-old Yitzhar resident seriously injured after car pelted by stones, causing it to crash near Yitzhar. 3 others suffer light injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2020 12:13
Yeshiva seized by military gets 400,000 shekels in compensation

Yeshiva seized by military gets 400,000 shekels in compensation

Od Yosef Chai Yeshiva in Yitzhar to get hundreds of thousands of shekels in compensation from the state, after its building was seized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2020 09:31
IDF: Arabs destroy sheep enclosure, arrested near Yitzhar

IDF: Arabs destroy sheep enclosure, arrested near Yitzhar

3 Arabs approached the Yitzhar community, vandalized local sheep pen, only to be detained by the IDF and taken in for questioning.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 05/11/2020 17:37
IDF to Yitzhar: Allow Arabs entry

IDF to Yitzhar: Allow Arabs entry

IDF directive comes after Yitzhar's long-standing policy of banning Arabs from entering the community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2020 08:05
Yitzhar denies non-Jewish medical intern entry: 'Let the Leftists not preach us morality'

Yitzhar denies non-Jewish medical intern entry: 'Let the Leftists not preach us morality'

Arab medical intern refused entry to Yitzhar; community responds: 'We suggest Leftist elements not preach us morality.'Mordechai Sones, 24/09/2020 12:29
Report: Hilltop Youth attack Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Report: Hilltop Youth attack Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Stones were thrown at a vehicle being driven by Border Police officers, causing a window to shatter. No injuries were reportedArutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2020 10:23
New political party: Mahane Yisrael

New political party: Mahane Yisrael

Residents of Yitzhar and other parts of Judea and Samaria complete registration process for new party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2020 22:59
Police considering using rubber bullets against hilltop youths

Police considering using rubber bullets against hilltop youths

The defense establishment is considering firing rubber bullets at 'hilltop youths' throwing stones at police in the vicinity of Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2020 22:19
Border Police officers injured during Samaria outpost evacuation

Border Police officers injured during Samaria outpost evacuation

Dozens of Jewish demonstrators clash with Border Police officers during dismantling of unauthorized outpost building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2020 09:50
Civilian hero eliminates terrorist: 'The shooting was done lawfully'

Civilian hero eliminates terrorist: 'The shooting was done lawfully'

Prosecutor informs Meretz MK that Yehoshua Sherman acted lawfully in killing attacker who tried to stab him and his daughter in Samaria.Ido ben Porat, 05/05/2020 16:10
Brit Milah prevented at site of destroyed Yitzhar home

Brit Milah prevented at site of destroyed Yitzhar home

150 Border Police prevent family from holding circumcision for their newborn son at site where their home was demolished 2 weeks ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2020 11:33
Jewish teens slash tires of Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Jewish teens slash tires of Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Jewish teens are attempting to re-settle an illegal outpost. Police: ''Uncompromising enforcement will be carried out."Ido Ben Porat, 23/04/2020 22:49
Building demolished near Yitzhar

Building demolished near Yitzhar

The illegal structure was demolished a second time after being rebuilt by right-wing activists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2020 01:36
Security forces demolish buildings near Yitzhar

Security forces demolish buildings near Yitzhar

Security forces demolishing illegal structures in three outposts near Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2020 06:39
IDF Chief of Staff: 'Firebombs in Yitzhar were a serious terror incident'

IDF Chief of Staff: 'Firebombs in Yitzhar were a serious terror incident'

Search for Yitzhar firebomb-throwers continue as IDF commanders, MKs, condemn perpetrators.Ido Ben Porat, 27/03/2020 10:45
Jews throw firebombs at Border Police vehicle

Jews throw firebombs at Border Police vehicle

Masked youths throw firebombs toward Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar. No injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2020 23:20
Soldiers and yeshiva students restore Yitzhar spring destroyed by Arabs

Soldiers and yeshiva students restore Yitzhar spring destroyed by Arabs

After site of spring near Yitzhar yeshiva burned, yeshiva students and Givati fighters get to work and restore the site to active use.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2020 14:42
In case of “peace”, Israel will abandon everything beyond the fence

In case of “peace”, Israel will abandon everything beyond the fence

Can real sovereignity be applied to a region that today looks like a military area? And in case of new terror, what will Israel do, build bypass roads all the time? New fences? Giulio Meotti, 05/02/2020 14:45
Security forces operate in outpost near Yitzhar

Security forces operate in outpost near Yitzhar

IDF and Border Police officers arrive at "Kumi Ori" outpost for evacuation and demolition of two residential buildings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2020 06:47
Commander: Soldiers protecting Yitzhar 'afraid, broken'

Commander: Soldiers protecting Yitzhar 'afraid, broken'

Samaria Brigade Commander holds tense meeting with residents of Yitzhar, slams 'extremism,' attacks on soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2019 21:03
Celebrations as Nerya Zarug returns home to Yitzhar

Celebrations as Nerya Zarug returns home to Yitzhar

Zarug: 'All administrative orders issued against fellow Jews must end. We must stop infighting among Jews and focus on real enemies.'Mordechai Sones, 26/11/2019 20:03
Administrative detainee released home

Administrative detainee released home

Court orders Nerya Zarug release despite police request for remand until end of proceedings.Mordechai Sones, 26/11/2019 15:03
Nerya Zarug's arrest: 'Because of international pressure'

Nerya Zarug's arrest: 'Because of international pressure'

Attorney Nati Rom discusses arrest of Nerya Zarug: 'He cannot defend himself against this thing, he can do nothing, he wasn't told why.'Mordechai Sones, 12/11/2019 01:17
Amid clashes with locals, police arrest Yitzhar resident

Amid clashes with locals, police arrest Yitzhar resident

Neriah Zarog, who was banned by the police from his Yitzhar home, chained himself to the floor. Police used power saw to release him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019 22:57
Cops, Jewish residents injured during clashes in Samaria

Cops, Jewish residents injured during clashes in Samaria

Police surround house in Israeli town of Yitzhar in Samaria, after resident violates administrative order requiring him to leave area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019 21:53
Yitzhar residents claim: 'Border Police officers attacked us'

Yitzhar residents claim: 'Border Police officers attacked us'

Border Police officers beat, kicked, civilians walking Friday night in Yitzhar neighborhood, residents say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2019 20:13
Rocks thrown at Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Rocks thrown at Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Combination bus belonging to Border Police fighters pelted with rocks near Kumi Ori.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2019 23:54
Rocks thrown at Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Rocks thrown at Border Police vehicle near Yitzhar

Rocks thrown toward Border Police vehicle at the entrance to the community of Yitzhar in Samaria. No injuries or damages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2019 02:23
Israeli man injured by Arab stone-throwers in Samaria

Israeli man injured by Arab stone-throwers in Samaria

Resident of Yitzhar injured in rock-throwing attack. Security forces and police searching for assailants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2019 12:18
Border Police tent set on fire near Yitzhar

Border Police tent set on fire near Yitzhar

Right-wing activist sets on fire a tent belonging to Border Police forces on hill near Yitzhar. No injuries reported.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2019 00:06
Security forces demolish buildings near Yitzhar

Security forces demolish buildings near Yitzhar

Border Police and Civil Admin. begin evacuating wooden huts and demolishing small block building on Givat Shevah Ha'aretz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/10/2019 11:05
IDF closes hill where soldiers were attacked

IDF closes hill where soldiers were attacked

Site near Yitzhar where right-wing youths attacked soldiers now closed off.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2019 21:47
Show of support for IDF at entrance to Yitzhar

Show of support for IDF at entrance to Yitzhar

Residents of Yitzhar denounce overnight attack on IDF soldiers in which one fighter was injured.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 20/10/2019 18:13
'A small group of delinquent youths'

'A small group of delinquent youths'

Chief of Staff, head of Central Command condemn attack on IDF forces near Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2019 14:47
Yitzhar demands youths leave after soldier injured

Yitzhar demands youths leave after soldier injured

Samaria community says it "sees the conduct of the youths and the attack on IDF soldiers as scandalous and shameful."Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2019 12:25
An inside look at the 'Jewish Extremists' of Yitzhar

An inside look at the 'Jewish Extremists' of Yitzhar

Often maligned as a "bastion" of Jewish radicalism, the town of Yitzhar in Samaria doesn't quite match up with its reputation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2019 18:47
Families evacuated as Arabs light fire outside of Samaria town

Families evacuated as Arabs light fire outside of Samaria town

At least 20 families evacuated from their homes in Yitzhar after fires break out, destroying 3 buildings.Orly Harari, 15/08/2019 21:07
Arabs set fire next to Yitzhar in Samaria

Arabs set fire next to Yitzhar in Samaria

Palestinian Authority Arabs ignite fire near Yitzhar, authorities evacuate Jewish residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2019 14:58
'Clean house over police's excessive use of force'

'Clean house over police's excessive use of force'

Town of Yitzhar in Samaria denies police report claiming masked Jewish men attacked policemen with stones. 'Police exerted harsh violence.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2019 08:40
Confrontations with Arabs in Samaria

Confrontations with Arabs in Samaria

Jews, Arabs, throw rocks at each other after argument breaks out near Arab town in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2019 00:14
Civil Admin. official: Punish Yitzhar residents

Civil Admin. official: Punish Yitzhar residents

Civil Admin. officer calls for organization to refuse new kindergarten and security members for Samaria community of Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2018 22:04
Arabs attack IDF soldiers near Yitzhar

Arabs attack IDF soldiers near Yitzhar

Stone-throwing Arab rioters clash with IDF soldiers in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2018 18:12
Police evacuate Israeli outpost after officer injured

Police evacuate Israeli outpost after officer injured

Day after Border Police officer suffers head injury after being hit by stones thrown by Jewish youths, police evacuate nearby outpost.Ido Ben Porat, 19/07/2018 19:35
Border Police operating in Yitzhar after female officer injured

Border Police operating in Yitzhar after female officer injured

Large amount of forces arrive at Samaria community after policewoman and Civil Admin. inspector injured from stones thrown by residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2018 10:50
'A disgrace, an attempt to destroy the state'

'A disgrace, an attempt to destroy the state'

Israeli lawmakers criticize attack on Border Police officers in Yitzhar in which a female officer was injured.Hezki Baruch, 19/07/2018 04:16