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White House Already Criticizes Housing Minister over Settlements

8 Nisan 5773 – March 19, 2013
The White House wasted ho time in expressing dissatisfaction with Israel's new Ministry of Housing Uri Ariel, one day after he took office. Ariel...
President Barack Obama on the eve of his visit, speaking to Israeli reporter Yonit Levy.

Obama on Eve of Visit: I Will Not Free Pollard (Video)

4 Nisan 5773 – March 14, 2013
Obama preps Israel for his visit with an interview on Israeli TV: Pollard will stay in jail. Iran is at least a year from nukes. And he would like to come to Israel “and sit at a cafe and just hang out.”

PA Arabs Go to Court to Divide Efrat

When almost no Arabs stake claims to areas that were “state land” under Turkey and Jordan and now Israel, the PA tries to find another way to divide Efrat. It goes to court and claims discrimination.

US Denies Obama Boycotting Ariel U. Students

A U.S. embassy official denied that it did not invite students from Ariel University to President Barack Obama’s speech in Jerusalem next week because...

Thomas Friedman Labels Obama’s Visit a ‘Tourist Trip’

Thomas Friedman is ho-hum about Obama’s visit to Israel, calls him a “tourist” and calls the Palestinian Authority issue a “hobby” for US diplomats. But does anyone care what Thomas Friedman says?

Coalition Finally in Place after Bennett’s Mediation

3 Nisan 5773 – March 13, 2013
After a month of poker, chess and blind man’s bluff, a coalition is in place. Netanyahu played miserably, Lapid refused to move, and Bennett was the kingmaker, proving that politics is compromise.
Boycotted by Obama: These students at the Ariel University Center of Samaria will not be welcome alongside the rest of Israel's university students at the U.S. president's speech.

Obama Boycotting the Knesset and Ariel University

This is what presidential contempt feels like. Let's all get used to it.

European Union Officials to Tour Jewish Sites in Samaria

1 Nisan 5773 – March 12, 2013
European Union officials from Austria, Belgium and Turkey are scheduled to visit Ariel University, in Central Samaria, and will meet with Shomron Jewish leaders...

A Preview of President Obama’s Stage Show to Israel

The year’s biggest photo op gets underway next week. Obama will smile in Jerusalem and Ramallah and pray in a church that he can “fool all the people all of the time.”

High Court: Ofra and Adam to Lose Fence Protection

28 Adar 5773 – March 10, 2013
Safety and security of the Jewish residents of the Binyamin region has been compromised.

Rabbi Froman of Tekoa, Gush Etzion, Dies after Long Illness

23 Adar 5773 – March 4, 2013
Rabbi Menachem Froman died Monday night at has home in Tekoa in Gush Etzion, where 200 of his students and followers sang and prayed instead of learning with him a weekly lesson in the mystical Zohar.
A 2010 rally against settlement construction freeze.

Settlement Construction Freeze Until Obama Goes Home

19 Adar 5773 – March 1, 2013
Everybody wants to avoid the embarrassment of Joe Biden's visit, when plans for East Jerusalem construction were published during his stay in Israel.
Lapid's negotiations team says Likud wants them to help dismantle Jewish homes.

Likud to Lapid: Your Bennett Pact Will Spoil Settlement Uprooting

A similar statement was attributed to Bibi himself during his chat with Yair Lapid.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu surveying the Israeli Golan Heights, January 13, 2013.

State Dept. Not Sure Who Owns the Golan Heights

19 Adar 5773 – February 28, 2013
What does the State Dept. say when a US-based company, one of whose shareholders is former VP Cheney, explores for oil in the Golan Heights? It says, “Uh, y’know what? that’s a good question.”

Police Say ‘Price Tag’ Attack was Staged by PA

Israel police announced Thursday that the alleged “price tag” attack in the Arab village of Kusra last week was fabricated and staged by Arabs...
Dr. Micha Shamir on the way to Shchem.

Israeli Rescue Operation at the Heart of Arab Samaria

"I did not think twice before I agreed," the anesthesiologist said.
EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton and Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad with Palestinian farmers in the Judea and Samaria village of Ras Karkar near Ramallah, October 25, 2012.

EU Urging Boycott of Companies Threatening Two-State Solution

17 Adar 5773 – February 27, 2013
Internal report: "Building in Jerusalem the greatest threat to the two-state solution."
Far from being a mass movement so far, Arab protests over the past few days have amounted to local trickles.

PLO Supporting Escalating Violence But No ‘Third Intifada’ in Sight

15 Adar 5773 – February 25, 2013
"The atmosphere is similar to the first intifada: it's popular, non-violent and massive and will spread all over the Palestinian territories."
Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked during a meeting of the Jewish Home Knesset faction, February 18, 2013.

51% Want Lapid, Bennett, Livni, Mofaz in Government, No Haredim

44% said they prefer their party to compromise on principles to join Netanyahu's coalition.
Efrat Mayor Oded Ravivi

Settlement Mayor Boycotting IDF Ceremony over Treatment of Women

12 Adar 5773 – February 22, 2013
Ravivi was enraged: "It's unacceptable that we're the leaders in all the most important statistics, yet, in the end, we find ourselves in the 60th percentile."

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