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Israel arrests five Palestinians at Temple Mount’s Mercy Gate over illegal mosque construction

“Israeli police have arrested five Palestinians and removed wooden separators from the Temple Mount’s Gate of Mercy building, reports the Palestinian Safa news service…Regavim, an Israeli NGO which deals with illegal Arab building and land issues, discovered – based on documentation of the Waqf’s activities at the site – that the purpose behind the construction was to build a mosque.” Read about ... Read More »

Only a Third of Israeli Camels Have ID Chips – and It Could Be Deadly

More than a year ago, the Israeli Agriculture Ministry required that camels be tagged with an electronic identification chip implant. However, only about one-third of camels have received such chips. The ministry is pointing the blame at the Bedouin who raise camels in the Negev, claiming that they are not cooperating with the new regulations that requires the tagging of their animals. Regavim ... Read More »

300 Israelis march during the Jewish Sabbath to block Arab construction

Nearly 300 Israelis living in Samaria marched to an Arab construction site intentionally situation on top of a new Israeli community, using their bodies to stop the construction. This is just one of many instances of illegal Palestinian construction taking place on Israeli lands in order to undermine Israeli authority and sovereignty over the land. “Known as the Plan for ... Read More »

Camels Cause Deadly Car Accidents in Israel, Govt. Blamed for Inaction

“Once again, this is a senseless and unnecessary loss of life. The writing was on the wall – and written in blood on the roads,” says Amichai Yogev, Regavim’s Field Coordinator for the Southern Region. “We have lodged complaints against this particular herd more than once…Abu Alkiyan’s death is the responsibility of the Veterinary Services Division, the most recent in ... Read More »

The EU Parliament member realizes that the EU is waging war on Israel

We guided Joachim Kuhs, EU Parliament member on the Budget Committee for the Alternative for Germany party (AfD), around Judea and Samaria to demonstrate how the European Union routinely undermines Israeli sovereignty and the peace process by funding illegal Arab settlements in Area C. Read his op-ed about the experience in Arutz 7 HERE.    Read More »

Naomi Khan of Regavim Interviewed on Kan English News

Kan English News interviewed Director of Regavim’s International Division, Naomi Kahn, who explained why rescinding the Kaminitz Law would cause havoc in Israel’s Galilee and Negev. The Kaminitz Law, also known as Amendment 116 to Israel’s plumbing and building code, was passed in the Knesset in 2017. It has resulted in cutting illegal building and construction across all sectors of ... Read More »

Regavim Reveals: Israel pays millions to Bedouin in massive protection racket under guise of ‘school security’

In an investigation conducted by Regavim, it was revealed that the Israeli government pays millions of shekels to Bedouin under the guise of “school security” in a massive protection racket. The Bedouin municipalities of southern Israel have admitted that these millions of shekels are classified as “school security” expenditures, which simply vanish into thin air. Read about it HERE in ... Read More »

Report: Gantz to Make Deal Allowing Arabs to Conquer Galilee

“The United Arab List is set to recommend to President Reuven Rivlin that he appoint Benny Gantz to attempt to form a government – and a report on Channel 13 said that the recommendation comes at a price: The cancellation of a law that increases penalties for illegal construction in the Negev and Galilee.” Read more HERE at Breaking Israel ... Read More »

Precedent: Polygamist sentenced to prison

“The Beer Sheva District Court accepted an appeal by the State Prosecutor and sentenced Ayman Abu Skaeiyak, the first man convicted of polygamy since enforcement was reinstated nearly one year ago, to seven months in prison…The Regavim Movement, which has taken an active role in the fight against polygamy in Israel, applauded this morning’s District Court judgement.” Read more about it HERE ... Read More »