Trial shows security prisoners got cell phones due to illicit connection with Israeli cell phone company; phones came from leading Israeli cell providers but no evidence firms knew who clients were.
Chaim Levinson is a Haaretz correspondent, covering the Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
Previously, he was the Yedioth Ahoronot correspondent for Religious Affairs and the Orthodox communities.
Levinson received his B.A. in Social and Humanities Studies at the Open University and is currently studying for his M.A. in Interdisciplinary Democracy Studies.
Migron, set up in 2002 on private Palestinian land on a hill near Ramallah, was evacuated in 2012, but around 50 prefabricated homes remained intact.
The land of the settlement Homesh, which was evacuated in 2006, was originally confiscated by the IDF.
The guide was prepared 'out of sensitivity to and an examination of the needs and usage of communities with different needs, demands and patterns of behavior,' says housing ministry spokesperson.
Peace Now calls plan, revealed days before U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry returns to region to try to restart peace talks, a 'slap in the face.'
With friends in high places, law-evading ploys and piles of money in the bank, veteran settler leader Ze'ev Hever and his organization Amana are seemingly immune to Israeli legal action.
The Yesha Council representing West Bank municipalities is at odds with grassroots settler groups over whether or not to work with the head of the IDF Central Command, who some feel lack sensitivity to terror victims and give easy hand to Palestinian protesters.
Judge rules that lack of rehabilitation played a role.
Career soldiers leave the Israel Defense Forces at 46 with pensions of NIS 16,600, the Finance Ministry says. The IDF spokesperson calls the data biased.
The change to the rules is expected to make the use of demotion for punishment less rare.