The West Bank settlement of Ariel, 2018. Moti Milrod

For West Bank Settlement Marking 40 Years, Donald Trump Is Just Another Reason to Celebrate

Residents and local officials in Ariel are sure their city will continue to thrive, irrespective of the future of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Ariel, WEST BANK — Deep in the heart of the Israeli-occupied territories, this settlement of nearly 20,000 residents is enjoying a building boom like never before. And the signs of it are everywhere.

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