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Israeli settlers, on Sunday, flooded their sewage into an orchard planted with grapes near the town of Beit Ummar, to the north of Hebron, in the occupied West Bank, according to local sources. Yousef Abu Maria, an anti-settlement activist, told WAFA that extremist Israeli settlers from the Gush Etzion ...
Yousef Abu Maria, an anti-settlement activist, told WAFA that extremist Israeli settlers from Gush Etzion settlement, nearby, flooded sewage into a 40-dunum orchard planted with grapes in order to damage the crops, which belong to Palestinian farmers. He said Palestinian farmers in the area have incurred ...

... a tour with Yossi Dagan, head of the Samaria Regional Council; a talk with Nadav Ha'etzni in Samaria; a tour with Oded Revivi, head of the Efrat Local Council in Gush Etzion, on “Settlement in Judea and Samaria;” a tour of Rachel's Tomb as part of a survey of “Holy Places in Judea and Samaria,” and a ...
Gush Etzion is an area that is home to a number of Jewish settlements and is replete with historical significance. In addition to its two large cities, Beitar Illit and Efrat, there are many other communities – including the chareidi settlements of Maaleh Amos and Meitzad – that are under the jurisdiction of the ...
Israel increased its punitive measures against Hamas in the West Bank after three teenagers from Gush Etzion were abducted; it turned out later they'd been killed. Hamas' economic difficulties increased due to a clash with the PA, which stopped paying salaries to government workers in the Strip. The final ...
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld (3rd from left) brought his family to the Caliber 3 anti-terror training facility in Gush Etzion, Israel. (Twitter/Facebook). Jerry Seinfeld is ... Last week, the Seinfelds participated in a course for tourists held at the Caliber 3 training facility in Gush Etzion. “Finally we are allowed to tell you!

The delayed bill called for expanding the municipal boundaries of Jerusalem to include major illegal Jewish settlements in the West Bank, including Ma'aleh Adumim and the Gush Etzion settlement cluster. Moreover, it endeavored to bring 150,000 Jewish settlers into Jerusalem as eligible voters, who ...
Rabbi Yehuda Amital, of blessed memory, one of the founders of Yeshivat Gush Etzion, repeated this story often. He explained that this was one of the founding principles of his Yeshiva -learn Torah but still hear the baby cry. In this vein, he explained that when he saw the plans of the study hall and it did ...
Every two weeks she hosts informal meetings in her home between Palestinians and Israeli settlers living in and around Gush Etzion, a flashpoint in 2015-16 for what is sometimes known as the “Knife Intifada,” a period when Palestinians regularly stabbed, shot and ran over random Israelis in the streets.
It will not include Jerusalem's current borders, but rather areas in what it called the “Greater Jerusalem and West Jerusalem” i.e. the Ma'aleh Adumim, Gush Etzion, Givat Ze'ev and Anatut settlements' project which includes adding the Maaleh Adumim settlement east of occupied Jerusalem and one of the ...
Gush Etzion features the path of the Patriarchs, an ancient route that sprawls Israel's north-south, frequently mentioned in the Bible as the route traveled by the likes of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Ruth, Naomi, Judah Maccabee, and King David. The path is steeped in history dating from the times of Abraham, ...
In Gush Etzion one could see the elites of the national religious and settlement movement, who are often backed by the ultra-Orthodox, that are ...
The head of the Gush Etzion Regional Council, Shlomo Ne'eman, called on Naor to reverse her decision, and accused both her and the ...
YERUSHALAYIM - Despite condemnations by politicians and community leaders, and even a pending lawsuit against her, High Court chief ...
The rebuilding of Gush Etzion, a Jewish settlement bloc in the Judean hills, after decades of destruction, devastation and death, represents not ...
A playground near caravan homes set up in the Jewish settlement of Kfar Eldad, in Gush Etzion, January 20, 2014. (Miriam Alster/FLASH90).
... in cooperation with the regional council of Gush Etzion settlement, ... new settlements in the Gush Etzion settlement bloc south of Bethlehem.

The so called “Judean Hills Development Corporation” (south of the West Bank) in cooperation with the regional council of Gush Etzion ...
Over the course of several years, I've blogged on several occasions about how the Australian media has exaggerated on a variety of issue related Israeli settlements in the West Bank (see here, here and here).
Also on Wednesday, firebombs were thrown at the fence of Migdal Oz in Gush Etzion. Never miss out on news from Israel! Two shooting incidents were reported on Thursday.
Israeli forces shot and killed Alaa al-Din along with two of his adult cousins near the Gush Etzion bloc of Israeli settlements north of Hebron on 7 January.
At the same time, Katz called for the establishment of a "greater Jerusalem" that would expand the capital's borders to include sovereignty over neighboring Jewish settlements such as Ma'ale Adumim, Givat Ze'ev, Gush Etzion and Beitar Illit. Similarly ...
The home are to be built inside the settlement blocs, including the area within Gush Etzion and the Ariel bloc, as well as in Maale Adumim.
Gush Etzion, a few minutes south of the capital, is also a no-brainer for annexation. A recent poll by the Smith Organization shows that 73 percent of the Israeli public supports applying Israeli law to this bloc, including a quarter of those who say ...
Most "popular" for annexation is the Gush Etzion bloc, which 73 percent of Israelis said should become an official part of the state.
American flags are waving at the entrances of illegal Israeli settlements of the Gush Etzion settlement bloc in the southern part of the West Bank as Donald Trump is inaugurated today the new President of the United States.
Also in attendance will be a delegation from the Yesha (Judea and Samaria) council, headed by Oded Revivi, mayor of Efrat in Gush Etzion and chief foreign envoy of the council, and Benny Kasriel, mayor of Ma'aleh Adumim. The delegation, representing ...
Dozens of Americans flags have been raised, Thursday, at the junctions and roads leading to the Gush Etzion Israeli colony, built on Palestinian lands south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, as the "Settlements Council" is preparing to celebrate ...
YERUSHALAYIM - Residents of Gush Etzion are celebrating the inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the United States in their own way - by hanging giant American flags alongside Israeli flags on main highways throughout the area.
Lieberman voiced confidence that "at the end of the day, in one way or another, Ariel, Ma'aleh Adumim and Gush Etzion, will be part of Israel." In his address at the College, Lieberman also urged Palestinian residents of Gaza to revolt against Hamas ...
Celebrations began in the Israeli Gush Etzion settlements in the West Bank ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration tommorow (Friday).
As in previous years, the Yarchei Kallah includes a parallel track offering shiurim and Daf Yomi in English. A sold-out women's program will take more than 100 participants on tours of Yerushalayim, Kever Rochel, Har Hamenuchos, Gush Etzion and ...
This leaves Israelis and Israel supporters everywhere with just one question: "Do these people actually know or understand anything at all about Israel and Israelis?
Meeting lovely people seems to be part and parcel of this wonderful adventure we're enjoying while setting up our new business at The Workshop Gush Etzion and Mandy Broder Judaica Creations. Nina Glick is one of those people. We met her only once, but ...
The attacks occurred in Gush Etzion near Jewish Tekoa, near Adam in the Binyamin region, between Efrat and the T junction. In all the incidents, vehicle damage was reported, but b'chasdei shamayim, no injuries were reported, except for that near Beitar ...
Other highlights included when the visitors said that Africans' presence in Tel Aviv meant that "invaders" had taken over the city, and a trip to a Gush Etzion firing range, where the group simulated mowing down "terrorists," telling the undercover ...
A few nights ago I made a presentation for 'Noar Shorashim', the Roots Initiative youth group that brings together high school age kids from the Jewish settlements of Gush Etzion and from the neighboring town of Beit Umar and nearby Palestinian villages.
Referring to areas of illegal Israeli settlement inside the West Bank, such as Gush Etzion and in Hebron, Arkush stated: "I do not accept that land ethnically cleansed of Jews has any right to be treated as belonging to the ethnic cleansers.
Even at the time, several settlements were not only founded in the so-called Gush Etzion, a relatively densely populated Palestinian area south of Jerusalem; in the Jordan Valley, too, a number of Israeli settlements were established as a type of ...
The work on this road is set to be finalised in coming March. Ben-Dahan said that another example of the Israeli bypass roads is the road that would connect the Gush Etzion Junction to the Palestinian city of Hebron by bypassing the Palestinian refugee ...
For example, we represent the Gush Etzion Foundation in a frivolous lawsuit brought by anti-Israel Palestinian agitators in federal court here in Washington, DC.
TVA has given me the opportunity to do this by taking us to places like Amona, Ashkalon, Gush Etzion, Tel Aviv, Kiryat Shemona, Kibbutz Ein Hanatziv and so much more.
He was volunteering in the West Bank to deliver food to Israeli soldiers when he was shot and killed at an intersection in Gush Etzion, a cluster of Jewish settlements located in the Judaean Mountains, directly south of Jerusalem and Bethlehem. Beer ...
YERUSHALAYIM - When they were first built some 20 years ago, the tunnels on Route 60 between Yerushalayim and Gush Etzion were seen as a solution to the endemic traffic problems along the route, as well as an increase in security and a lessening of ...
YERUSHALAYIM - Among the areas claimed by Arabs that are the subject of High Court rulings is the Netiv Ha'avot neighborhood of the Jewish town of Elazar in Gush Etzion. Netiv Ha'avot is several meters beyond the jurisdiction of Elazar, and the land on ...
Zen Subscribe now · Shareshare on facebook · Tweet · send via email · reddit · stumbleupon. Construction work in Elazar, a settlement in the Gush Etzion bloc, in July 2010 It's unclear how the U.S., which has traditionally protected Israel from UN ...
The march proceeded along Route 60, the main north-south highway in the southern West Bank, which connects Jerusalem, Beit Jala, the Gush Etzion settlements and Hebron. The demonstrators were escorted by Israeli soldiers and police for the entire ...
Last September, Koren made a visit to the Netiv Ha'avot neighborhood in the Gush Etzion settlement (West Bank), following the decision of the High Court to demolish several illegal structures there.
... settlements in the West Bank and its willing to form new outposts as is the case with "Shiloh outpost" and "Ariel settlement" south of Nablus city, "Alfe-Menashe outpost" near Qalqilya, "Ma'aleh-Adumim" east Jerusalem, and "Gush-Etzion" south ...
Cars stand in line for 2 km in a traffic jam stretching from Elazar to Gush Etzion as floods closed part of the road on Wednesday.


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