Despite a pending petition to the Supreme Court, the IDF Civil Administration went ahead and razed the memorial.
What ensued will likely continue to divide Israeli society between those who believe terrorists have, by definition, given up their civil rights and must be killed on sight, and those who believe terrorists are not better or worse than any other criminal.
On Thursday afternoon, the same CFIA announced that it had not fully considered the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement.
The attempt on the part of APN to belittle the settlement enterprise, as part of its effort to wipe it off the map – literally – contradicts, obviously, all those other times they cry oy gevalt when those pesky settlers grow in numbers yet again.
Vendors were asked to stop importing to wines from two specific wineries—Psagot Winery Ltd. in Psagot, and Shiloh Winery Ltd. in Ma’ale Levona—that label their wines as “Product of Israel,” and to remove all the wine from those two wineries from store shelves.
'I could not support the resolution two years ago. It was too simplistic,' Mennonite World Conference president Nelson Kraybill said, speaking in support of the motion during comments at the microphones.
'We are convinced that only someone who is not connected to his own land would have the audacity to do such a thing.'
The award was presented by the Minister of Education Naftali Bennett at a special ceremony in Jerusalem on Tuesday.
Bennett suggested that 'the greatest threat, at a practical level, is Hezbollah,' recalling how, "from a relatively small group in the 1990s, they grew into a monster.
102 housing units will be built in the new settlement, to be named Amichai, which is being built in the Shvut Rachel area of the Benjamin region.
With a $20 million donation from the Adelsons, Ariel will become home to Israel's sixth medical school.
12 years after the evacuation of settlements: 'The benefit of disengagement in Judea and Samaria: zero.'
Yossi Dagan, head of the Samaria Regional Council, said on Sunday that Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman's optimistic data on settlement construction in Judea and Samaria are inflated.
The Americans inserted the clause into the document, but it was eventually removed under pressure from Naftali Bennett (Habayit Hayehudi) and senior Likud officials.
'The fundamental difference between Israel's right and left is that "the left hides its head in the sand believing that these two aspirations can be reconciled, while I believe that this is not possible.'
'Now, in the new era we are in, the excuses are over and we expressly expect compensation and correction for all the years in which the settlement enterprise was hung up to dry.'
President Rivlin: 'Hebron is not an obstacle to peace, Hebron is a test of our abilities to live together, side by side.'
The Orot Etzion Boys School in Efrat was selected as the best school in Israel this year.
Daniel Bar-Tal, Emeritus Professor at the School of Education at Tel Aviv University, Areas of expertise: Militarism in Israeli society; Culture and ethos of Conflict
Israelis from Yitzhar were poking fun at the Arab tradition to hand out candies after successful terror attacks.
'I am against religious coercion,' he states flatly.
Good for you, disinterested, bored, couldn't-care-less Israeli foreign office officials, keep up the absence of good work!
There's much misinformation, misconception and ignorance in the American Jewish community about Israel, which Yishai did a lot to dispel over at that Beverly Hills event.
'Starting now, there will be no more enforcement against long-standing construction.'
MK Smotrich called on his colleagues on the right to keep their finger on the pulse and not allow Netanyahu 'dissolve the construction effort.'