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We need all the pressure that the friends of Judea and Samaria can put on additional retail chains and businesses to notify the Ben & Jerry’s operation in no uncertain terms that they will curtail all business relations with them until their anti-Semitic decision is rescinded.Read more
Two coins dating back some 2,000 years were found in the Binyamin region of the West Bank during an archaeological survey conducted by Bar-Ilan University, the university and the Binyamin Regional Council announced Tuesday.Read more
Israel did two things this week to protect the lives of its citizens that received international attention. Tragically, it was condemned for both, one by the Biden administration, the other by the Europeans.

First, Israel shut down the offices of the Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) in the Palestinian Authority. The organization’s title might sound innocent, but it’s not. It is the “agricultural arm” of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), the Marxist–Leninist revolutionary socialist organization founded in 1967 by the Soviet puppet, George Habash.
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Last week, an American B-52 bomber accompanied by four Israeli fighter jets flew over the State of Israel and immortalized the Benjamin area in a singular imageRead more
Emergency health services
The Ministries of Health and Finance agreed to Magen David Adom's (MDA) request for a "temporary" reinforcement of the ambulance response in the Judea, Samaria and Jordan Valley areas, mainly due to the additional workload created by the corona crisisRead more
In light of the increasing harassment of Jewish farmers in the area by Palestinians and Israeli anarchists, Yesha Council's staff, together with the One Israel Fund, is working to help these farms with means of communication, cameras and drones to increase the residents' security.Read more
team of planners from the Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage and the Government Tourism Company began preparing a program for the establishment of a heritage center in Ma'ale Adumim to be named after the late Prime Minister Yitzhak ShamirRead more
Infrastructure Development – Lev Yehuda Highway
Further to the construction of the Lev Yehuda Highway (the al-Arub bypass), we are promoting early planning for the construction of a two-way two-lane highway for a new section of the road – from the exit from the al-Arub bypass to Kiryat ArbaRead more
Infrastructure Development – Huwara Bypass
Following considerable effort and extensive activity on the part of Yesha Council and the relevant authorities in various government ministries, the Civil Administration and the National Roads Company of Israel (Netivei Yisrael), a road bypassing Huwara was pavedRead more
As part of the construction of the Lev Yehuda Highway, we are advancing the laying of a large water line along the route of the road, as we have done on previous roads, to increase and improve the water supply to the area.Read more
Vaccinations for employees from the Palestinian Authority
After the first and important stage of the vaccination campaign in Israel, we at Yesha Council, together with the heads of many local authorities, appealed to the Ministry of Health and the security authorities in the area to expedite the vaccination of the many PA residents working in industry and agriculture in the Israeli communities.Read more

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