Articles in "Gush Etzion"

Maccabean History: The Battle Of Beit Zechariah

The Battle of Beit Zechariah, which took place 2,000 years ago during the Maccabean Revolt, is one of sacrifice and bravery. On a clear ...

Thousands Mourn Terrorism Victim Ari Fuld

The funeral began with soft singing. The swelling crowd stood for over an hour lamenting his death through words of Jewish prayer and song. ...

Israeli Guard Wounded in Stabbing in Gush Etzion; Terrorist Killed

A Palestinian man attacked a security guard outside the town of Karmei Tzur, south of Gush Etzion early Wednesday morning, lightly wounding ...

Apartment Building Collapses In Beitar Illit

The ceiling of an apartment in a three-floor building under construction in the haredi city of Beitar Illit in Gush Etzion collapsed on ...

Barricades and Teenagers Await Security Forces as Netiv Ha’avot Fights Demolition

GUSH ETZION - The view from the synagogue in Netiv Ha'avot is deceptively calm. The morning sun warms the area and casts the surrounding ...

Women Wage Peace – Both Within and Across the Conflict Line

For Michal Froman, the opportunity to meet and speak with Palestinians is hardly unique: As a veteran member of Israel’s peace camp (and ...

Netanyahu in Gush Etzion: No More Settlement Evictions

  Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Knesset speaker Yoel (Yuli) Edelstein, Education Minister Naftali Bennett and Culture Minister ...

Gush Etzion Ceremony Develops Into Political Hot Potato

Residents of Gush Etzion routinely insist that their block of communities south of Jerusalem is “solidly inside the Israeli consensus” ...

Netiv Ha’Avot to PM: We Want Action, Not Words

Residents of the embattled Netiv Ha’Avot outpost praised Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu Thursday for dispatching his chief of staff, ...

Gush Etzion Residents Greet Netanyahu With Protest

Several dozen residents of the Gush Etzion block gathered at the entrance to the town of Beitar Illit Thursday to call on Prime Minister ...