Shaked said the sellers would have received 'very high returns' for their land. 'They would have been compensated very well. But they're afraid to sell because of the threat of the death penalty.'
Bennett said: 'We succeeded in keeping the residents of Amona on the mountain as well as achieved the strategic Regulation Act last week.'
Here's a loaded item: 30% support segregation between Jews and Arabs in public places, 18% support reducing the presence of women in public places.
Attorneys for the state will ask the Court to delay the evacuation in order to allow arrangement for temporary housing for the residents.
Bennett promised that next the government will impose Israeli sovereignty on the town of Ma'ale Adumim, creating an urban corridor that eliminates any chance for a future contiguous Palestinian State.
The so-called "Regulations Bill' to legalize Jewish communities built decades ago on Arab land in Judea and Samaria, passed its first Knesset reading.
The Amona residents, who were originally willing to go along with the new plan, are now fiercely against it, as one resident argued, 'It amounts to stuffing us in caravans in a relocation camp."
'It's well known that when a coalition MK votes against the government line he knows he's going to pay a price.'
A whopping 80.5% of the Jewish public agree with the recent statement by Ambassador Ron Dermer that “Israel has no doubt that President-elect Trump is a true friend of Israel.”
A local official believes most of the missing money is being kept in the Agriculture Ministry's coffers.
The poll and the next four years under the new president were the topic of conversation at the Knesset Caucus for Israel-US Relations Monday.
Should the new bill be submitted without the retroactive application to Amona, Habayit Hayehudi politicians will be expected to prevent clashes between the residents and security forces.
US Secy John Kerry spoke of his love for Israel, his frustration over settlements and the peace process, and his fears about the future.
The government, the Knesset and the residents of Amona are locked in a battle over the future of their town.
Following leaks to the news media about the relocation, the order to relocate was rescinded for the time being.
Netanyahu also told his ministers about new progress in the Israel-Jordan-PA Red Sea–Dead Sea Canal.
MK Bezalel Smotrich said, 'Apparently, had Netanyahu been in charge instead of Ben Gurion, we would not have had a state. Ben Gurion had courage, he established a state against all odds.'
Hundreds of IDF soldiers searched in the fog and rain for the Arab infiltrators into the Jewish town.
'The government of Israel should know that they are hurting us, hurting our future, and scarring us horribly for the rest of our lives.'
Loved the part about the resolutions 'undermining the organization’s integrity and impartiality.' Who says Israeli diplomats have no sense of humor?