Gaza War, One Year Later: Knesset set to mark anniversary
Final vote on 2015-2016 budget set for November 19
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07.07.2015 | 20 Tammuz, 5775
The Shin Bet is taking the reins in the investigation for suspects in the terror attack in Dolev that killed Danny Gonen on Friday.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
Kfir infantry brigade commander Col. Asher Ben Lulu says that the decision to arrest the man, who seized a commander's gun, was right, but the way in which the arrest occurred was wrong.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
“Israel does not have to be afraid to build in Judea and Samaria. When Israelis are absent, terror reigns,” said Yigal Dilmoni, the deputy head of Council of Jewish Communities of Judea and Samaria.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The fate of Sussiya is now before the High Court of Justice, a plan that could allow for illegal village's legalization.
Netanyahu's idea of defining blocs in order to build in those places has been slammed by both the right and Palestinians.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
One of the suspects is the nephew of Amar Abu Eisha, the suspected kidnapper and murderer of Gil-Ad Shaer, Eyal Yifrah and Naftali Fraenkel in June.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Barricades will be set up to protect pedestrians at hitchhiking posts and bus stops; IDF officer: Every Palestinian who owns a car has turned into a potential terrorist.
On Friday, Mahmoud Abbas said that without a “firm timetable” in place to end the Israeli presence in Gaza and the West Bank, there’s no value in continuing peace talks.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Non-lethal bullets to replace rubber bullets for riot dispersal in West Bank clashes between Palestinian rioters and IDF.
Netanyahu quotes speech Lapid made during election campaign which seemingly contradicts his newfound diplomatic moderation.
Construction and Housing Minister Uri Ariel says those concerned over Jewish building should address Netanyahu's office.
Caucus that aims to prevent harm to Jewish communities in the West Bank has support of 50 MKs.
By GIL HOFFMAN
MKs at European body's meeting disappointed at resolution calling to release prisoners, saying new Mideast realities not considered.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Court grants final extension to outpost; Yesh Din says decision proves outpost was illegally built on "stolen land."
The new Bayit Yehudi supporters do not back the party because of its hawkish stance, but because its leader is a charismatic, young hi-tech millionaire, who served in the Sayeret Matkal and speaks Hebrew slang.
Jordan Valley Regional Council given permission to deposit plans for 170 new homes in Rotem settlement after 12 year wait.
Netanyahu visits West Bank settlement of Rechilim, Ariel University, touting his record as a champion of the settlement movement.
By TOVAH LARAROFF
Following decision to approve 3,000 new units in J'lem, West Bank, cabinet says UN move "doesn't change status of disputed areas"; Steinitz says he won't transfer taxes collected on PA's behalf.
By HERB KEINON AND JPOST.COM STAFF
White House says Israel construction plan in Jerusalem, West Bank "makes it harder to resume direct talks, achieve a 2-state solution."
By HILARY LEILA KRIEGER
Inner cabinet approves building of housing units in W. Bank, J'lem and advances plans to build in area E1, connecting J'lem and Ma’aleh Adumim, in response to Palestinian UN move; PA: Israel destroying 2-state solution.
By HERB KEINON
British foreign secretary "extremely concerned" by construction plan in J'lem, W. Bank; White House: Move makes it harder to resume direct talks.
Aharonovitch: PA must understand "there are 2 sides to every coin"; Meretz: Settlements must be evacuated not built up.
PA president says he'll consider taking Israel to int'l court in case of "aggression," slams Israeli settlement plans in E-1.
By REUTERS AND JPOST.COM STAFF
Report calls on the government to transform West Bank outposts on state land into legal settlements.
Netanyahu reportedly plans to bring Levy Committee conclusions on settlement construction for ministerial approval.
Move marks latest step in legalization of three outpost, including Rehelim and Sansana, their conversion into settlements.
Gush Etzion project still needs the approval of the Defense Ministry.
French Foreign Ministry calls deal to relocate West Bank outpost "negative signal" that sets "unacceptable precedent."
Gov’t plans to expand Kochav Ya’acov settlement by 70 dunams to accomodate homes for outpost residents.
Selon Regavim, plus de 400 structures illégales ont été construites en Judée-Samarie entre 2012 et 2014. L’Europe parle d’aide humanitaire, l’ONG de stratégie diplomatique…
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
La pratique du stop est courante dans les habitants des implantations. En dépit de l’actualité.
By AVI SABBAH
Despite intense surveillance by the police and Shin Bet, no one has been convicted.
By MOSHE DANN
Ya’alon, Danon may be in Defense Ministry, but keys to West Bank building still lie in Netanyahu’s hands.
Former prime minister Yitzhak Shamir never compromised on his belief in an Israel whose borders would include Jewish sovereignty over all of Judea and Samaria.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Mesika was briefly arrested for allegedly transferring funds to the Central Company for the Development of Samaria, which dealt with building issues.
Mesika will be replaced by his deputy, Yossi Dagan, who will now be the acting council head.
Settlers claim pending construction freeze beginning; Peace Now says building is still going on.
Budgetary cutbacks to impact all of Judea and Samaria.
Our hold on this land is conditional on our moral behavior, as individuals and as a people.
By RON KRONISH
Israel holds legal title to all land that is not privately owned in Judea and Samaria.
By ODED REVIVI
Rabbi Levanon says it is biblical precept to 'eradicate evil from your midst;'says death penalty should also be used for Jewish teens' murderers.
By JEREMY SHARON
The Aseh Hayil elementary school in Efrat became the center of attention as the prime minister and education minister visited on the first day of classes.
By ISRAEL KASNETT
Transportation Ministry says public transportation operates according to demand, needs of each community.
By SHARON UDASIN
Weinstein appeals to Defense Minister to create a unit to enforce law against those involved in illegal W. Bank construction.
Whether the security wall near Battir gets extended or not, it appears that overall this will be just one more round between two perspectives on resolving security, human rights and cultural issues in the West Bank.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
1000s of visitors expected to enjoy ancient and natural sites can take advantage of mobile, multimedia materials.
Judea and Samaria commander confirms police are preparing for second phase of evacuation, which may include violence.
By BEN HARTMAN AND TOVAH LAZAROFF
17-year-old suspected of taking part in “price tag” arson attack in Jab’a, south of Ramallah in June.
By BEN HARTMAN
Right-wing MKs hail decision to upgrade college; Left warns move will damage int’l reputation, lead to academic boycotts.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
16-member council votes to upgrade college to a university, despite opposition from university presidents, others.
Slonim, nearly 80, was at the forefront of the settlement movement for several decades.
Distress button notifies local authorities, without victim needing to call.
Elections in Gaza and the West bank have not taken place for a decade, but would a new round do any good?
By DAVID SINGER
What took place in Rabin Square last Saturday night distorted Rabin’s memory, and dishonored the participants.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Any Israeli who reads the newspapers has at least a rough idea of what’s going on in Hebron, yet somehow seeing it firsthand is a hugely different experience.
By BARRY LEFF
Peace Now purposely misrepresented this step – which was simply the formal completion of a well-known process – as expropriation of land, and another example of “occupation, expulsion and theft.”
By ARI BRIGGS
It’s “back to normal” with a vengeance, as if everyone has erased the memory of what a Code Red siren sounds like.
By DAVID BRINN
The ICRC has turned the international community against Israel – unfortunately, without a significant response from the prime minister.
Another major attempt to destroy Israel in 1973 ended again with the defeat of the aggressors.
By BERNHARD LAZARUS
I concluded my opening remarks by saying, “I stand before you as a proud and unapologetic ‘settler’ or resident of Judea and Samaria.”
By JOSH HASTEN
While just several years ago annexing Judea and Samaria seemed liked an implausible, unrealistic, or even taboo suggestion, today the concept of establishing Jewish sovereignty over all of the land from the River to the Sea has grown into an entire movement.
Thanks to an organization called Defenders of the Land there are currently 70 anti-terror security guard dogs stationed in communities throughout Judea and Samaria.
But it is preferable, when possible, to use intelligence and sensitivity when enforcing IDF orders. What happened at Oz Zion is proof.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
There are millions of people living on the same land as us who are not Jewish, are not part of our state and do not want to be part of our state.
By GERSHON BASKIN
View from the Hill: My greatest hope is following the election, the residents of Judea and Samaria, along with all Israelis, will be safe and sound, as is our right, regardless of whom is steering the ship.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the brave and moral soldiers of the IDF, and with their success, may the rockets and missiles which are now reaching our communities as well be grounded for good.
Sign in Gush Etzion reads: “This road leads to a Palestinian village. Entrance for Israeli citizens is dangerous.”
Guest Columnist: The Palestinians and the Israelis are both entitled to put forward claims to what is disputed territory, and the conflicting claims are to be resolved by negotiations.
By KENNETH LEVIN
Some have argued that Israel is not obliged to maintain its giving up of these areas as the Palestinian Authority has never fulfilled its obligations under the relevant Oslo Accords.
One Israel Fund'a mission is to improve quality of life, provide advocacy and increase security for the residents of Judea and Samaria.
Brushing aside the public’s educational needs, security represents perhaps the lowest point in Barak’s self-centered career.
By ARI HAROW
Into the Fray: The Right must revert to the traditional Zionist perception of “reality” as malleable rather than immutable.
What happens today in Migron could very well happen tomorrow in Jerusalem,
Tel Aviv or Beersheba.
By MICHAEL FREUND
When post-Zionists appeal to the Supreme Court, judges base their rulings on investigations carried out by the army.
By NACHI EYAL
Obama, on the other hand, has been anything but resolute in his support for Israel since he was elected in 2008.
By DANNY DANON
Like the draining of the malarial swamps of yore, Ariel University Center represents the triumph of the Zionist dream.
By MARC ZELL
Whether or not its recommendations are accepted and implemented, the report is a turning point in how Israel and hopefully the international community understand the critical question: whose land?
There are no alternative effective ways to prevent the conversion of the West Bank into Hamastan.
By STEVEN PLAUT
An official government decision to adopt the Levy Report will require a significant struggle to change the rules of the game.
By TZIPI HOTOVELY
At least the plain truth has now been reiterated – for the record. And it should be officially recognized as such by the government.
So what is the true nature of the state of affairs these days between the Arabs and Jews in my area or anywhere else in Judea and Samaria?
Let’s face it, neither Israelis nor Palestinians want to live under the control of the other side.
There is strong security logic to holding on to the West Bank, but there are consequences for the Jewishness of Israel and its democracy.
By HIRSH GOODMAN
I fear that under our current leadership all of these communities are susceptible to dismantlement down the road.
We must be able to articulate that there are things worth fighting for – and yes, killing and dying for.
By DANIEL GORDIS
Yalla Peace: The anti-normalization movement is really a movement of hatred that actively seeks negative contact.
By RAY HANANIA