gush katif

Gaza Disengagement: Memories and lessons 15 years on

‘The Jerusalem Post’s editor-in-chief remembers his experiences as a reporter for the paper during this tumultuous time.

13/08/2020
Grapvine August 2, 2020: A painful anniversary

Movers and shakers in Israeli society.

Gush Katif - Lessons of the Gaza withdrawal 15 years on

We owe it to ourselves and to the thousands of Jews who were banished to distill the lessons of that disaster and ensure that it never again recurs.

The pioneers Halutza
The pioneers of Halutza

When terrorists throw rockets, we build communities. We plant a tree and build a park and bring new families to the area. This is our answer to terror’ – Yedidya Harush, Jewish National Fund-USA

Tali Hatuel, 4 daughters remembered 15 years after deadly terror attack

On May 2, 2004 - Iyar 11, 5764 - two terrorists ambushed Hatuel's car near the Kissufim crossing. The terrorists killed them all at point-blank range, shooting them repeatedly.

Itamar Ben-Gvir
Otzma candidate Ben-Gvir calls for return to Gush Katif

Itamar Ben-Gvir called for Israel to return to Gush Katif, the bloc of Gaza Jewish communities evicted in 2005, as a response to the continued rocket fire on Israel's South.

Rafi Peretz
Former IDF chief rabbi Rafi Peretz elected to lead Bayit Yehudi

Peretz is married and the father of 12 children. He lived in Gush Katif in Gaza before the disengagement, and currently lives in Neveh, in the Negev, with other Gaza evacuees.

Report: Shin Bet eavesdropped on minor and mother in Jewish terror case

A report claims Israel's secret service has an underage student under surveillance.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a school in Yad Binyamin
PM says Gush Katif evacuees akin to Palestinian refugees

“This is a very welcome and important change, and we support it,” Netanyahu said of the American decision regarding UNRWA.

Sweet fruit from the West Bank sent to Israel lovers worldwide

Loss of land and losing a son in a war did not deter Yehoshua Meshulami from growing dates that reach people across the globe.

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