Move seen as part of a larger push in the past decade to expand Israel’s hold in Area C of the West Bank.
Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion visited Kfar Aqb, located near the Qalandiya Crossing, to hear the needs of the residents of the neighborhood & take a closer look at the many problems they face.
Being realistic, automatic EU condemnation of Jewish building isn’t going away any time soon.
Religious Zionist Party head Bezalel Smotrich promised to place legalization of the outposts into the text of any coalition agreement his party would sign should it enter the government.
The settlement movement is now almost precisely where it was four years ago and in some ways it is in an even worse position.
Azari: "No such thing as a settlement in east Jerusalem"
Elhayani: Netanyahu rejected Likud values; New Hope the home for those who believe in a Likud with the values of Begin and Shamir.
Plans were advanced just three days before US President-elect Joe Biden is set to take office on January 20.
Bennett's visit and his statement marked the few times he has spoken out on behalf on the settlement movement since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Likud ministers and the settlers have charged that Gantz has prevented the placement of the outpost issue on the agenda.