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Mennonite Church USA Adopts BDS with 98% Vote

'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.

Arabs Destroy Jewish Cabernet Sauvignon Vineyards in Benjamin

'We are convinced that only someone who is not connected to his own land would have the audacity to do such a thing.'

A Rare Glimpse: Shabak Agent Recruiting Hilltop Youth

The recordings provide a rare glimpse into the activity of the Jewish Section of the Shin Bet.

MK Smotrich’s Circle: Next Week We’ll Pass Beit El Construction Resolution

Netanyahu, who left the Sharon government half an hour before the troops descended on the 8,600 Jewish residents of Gush Katif, back in 2005, has since managed to wiggle his way out of confrontational situations by making promises to evicted settlers – promises he very rarely kept, usually after concentrated public shaming.

Efrat School Receives Prestigious National Education Award

The award was presented by the Minister of Education Naftali Bennett at a special ceremony in Jerusalem on Tuesday.

Settlement Leaders Demand Construction of Bet El Neighborhood

Prime Minister Netanyahu committed to building them... that was 5 years ago.

Report: Netanyahu, Liberman Won’t Release Judea, Samaria Construction Tenders Before 2018

Despite repeated requests by the settlers, Netanyahu refused to promise that tenders would be released in the next construction beat in September, because of his agreement with the Trump Administration. New construction plans are approved four times a year.
The Ulpana Hill neighborhood of the town of Beit El is in the middle of a political storm over Palestinian claims to the land and a draconian Supreme Court decision.

Netanyahu Makes Good on Housing Promise to Beit El – For Now

Nevertheless, it is still not clear exactly when the project will be brought to completion, and no end date was set by the prime minister.

Bennett: Why Must We Pay to Talk to Abbas?

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.
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Bill Sending Land Claims Against Settlers to Lower Courts Wins Preliminary Vote

The proposed bill determines that administrative petitions against state authorities in Judea and Samaria will be heard in district courts and not in the High Court of Justice, just as such cases are handled within the Green Line.

Terror Attack Blocked Near Jewish Community of Adam

The attacker was stopped by security personnel, who shot and killed him.

At Long Last Amona II Construction Begun Tuesday

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.

Pants on Fire: Municipality Proves Netanyahu Freezing 6,000 Jerusalem Housing Units

These interventions take place mainly in the district committee, where there are not many politicians, and whose meetings are conducted behind closed doors, the freezing orders are usually passed quietly, and in most cases the public does not even hear about it.

Ministers Approve Bill Requiring Judea, Samaria Arab Land Petitions to Start in District Courts

The bill would reduce the great burden borne by the Supreme Court in its role as High Court of Justice, for which the justices would surely be grateful.

Bennett Doubles Ariel University’s Size, Adelson Pays for New Medical School

With a $20 million donation from the Adelsons, Ariel will become home to Israel's sixth medical school.

Source: Netanyahu Rejects Trump’s Plan to Use Obama Security Assessments for Peace Initiative

In 2014, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and then-Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon rejected the same plan outright.

2005 ‘Disengagement’ General: Northern Samaria Withdrawal Was a Mistake, We Must Go Back

12 years after the evacuation of settlements: 'The benefit of disengagement in Judea and Samaria: zero.'

Jerusalem Post Fake News: Five Arab Cities to Expand into Area C

In the actual story, they revealed the source of this frightening revelation – MK Ahmed Tibi (Joint Arab List), who spoke to Army Radio Thursday night.

Identity Crisis? Bibi Approves 14,000 Homes for Arabs, 2,000 for Jews in Area C

The new, massive construction in Qalqilya will effectively circle the Jewish community of Tzofim in the Samaria mountains.

Settlers Dispute Defense Minister’s Figures on Construction Starts

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.

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