Articles in "COGAT"

Defense Minister Unfreezes Work Permits for Gaza Strip

Defense Minister Benny Gantz has decided to unfreeze the increase in the quota of work and trade permits for Arabs living in the Gaza ...

Israel Grants Another 2,000 Work Permits to Gazan Arabs

Israel has decided to expand the quota of workers coming from the Gaza Strip by an additional 2,000, the IDF’s Coordinator of Government ...

Despite Persistent Attacks, Israel Lifts Closure on Judea and Samaria

Israel announced it was lifting the closure on Judea and Samaria on Monday, despite the continued series of terror attacks in the ...

After 2 Days, Israel Reopens Gaza Border

Israel announced Monday evening it was reopening the Erez Crossing on the Gaza Border, after closing it over the weekend due to repeated ...

IDF Levels Sanctions Against Terrorism Hotbed Jenin

The IDF’s Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) announced a series of restrictions on the Jenin area following ...

2021: Israeli Authorities Thwart Almost 500 Smuggling Attempts at Security Crossings

Israeli forces manning the security crossing in the Judea and Samaria area and from the Gaza Strip were successful in thwarting 491 ...

Some 3,000 Residents of Gaza Strip Are in Israel Without Permits or Supervision, IDF Admits   

3,291 residents of the Gaza Strip did not return back to the Strip after the entry permit issued to them by the IDF expired, data obtained ...

IDF, Standards Institution of Israel Award First Ever Israeli Standards Mark to Arab Enterprises in Judea and Samaria

The IDF's Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT), the unit engages in coordinating civilian issues, and the ...

Israel Grants Another 9,000 Work Permits to PA Arabs

Israel has decided to expand the quota of workers coming from the Palestinian Authority (PA) in the construction sector and starting this ...

Ministry of Defense Grants Legal Status to 4,000 Arabs Living in Judea and Samaria

Israel has officially recognized the legal status of 4,000 Arabs living in Judea and Samaria, the first time the state has done so in a ...