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Bennett leaves for New York: 'I'll make Israel's voice heard at the UN'

Bennett leaves for New York: 'I'll make Israel's voice heard at the UN'

'I propose Palestinian and Iranian leaders busy themselves with improving the lives of their citizens,' Bennett says.Ido Ben Porat, 26/09/2021 00:56
Bennett tells Health Ministry: No more restrictions, find solutions

Bennett tells Health Ministry: No more restrictions, find solutions

PM Naftali Bennett claims 'no connection' between gatherings at performances or basketball games and infections among the unvaccinated.Ido Ben Porat, 25/09/2021 23:31
PM Bennett to meet heads of Jewish organizations

PM Bennett to meet heads of Jewish organizations

PM Bennett will spend four days in the US, addressing the United Nations General Assembly and meeting key international figures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/09/2021 20:15
'Those who oppose US support for Israel got their answer today'

'Those who oppose US support for Israel got their answer today'

Israeli leaders praise US Congress for passing bill to provide $1 billion to resupply Iron Dome.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2021 21:30
The decision which could keep children home from school

The decision which could keep children home from school

PM Bennett decides that students who have not gotten 3rd vaccine dose after 6 months will not be able to return to school.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2021 19:50
Likud: Bennett's obsession with being different from Netanyahu hurts Israel

Likud: Bennett's obsession with being different from Netanyahu hurts Israel

Likud party criticizes announcement PM Bennett's first speech to the UN will be different from Netanyahu's famous speeches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2021 15:43
Lapid: I don't know how Bennett smiles when he's called a traitor

Lapid: I don't know how Bennett smiles when he's called a traitor

Yesh Atid chairman: The opposition wants the state to fail, just so that we do not succeed. It will not help them.Hezki Baruch, 23/09/2021 05:20
Watch: Bennett's 1st 100 days in office

Watch: Bennett's 1st 100 days in office

PM Bennett's coalition was not expected to come to fruition. Can it become a permanent fixture in Israeli politics?i24NEWS, 22/09/2021 13:06
Bennett chosen as one of Time's '100 most influential people of 2021'

Bennett chosen as one of Time's '100 most influential people of 2021'

Tribute to Bennett on Time's website written by Mansour Abbas, leader of United Arab List party. "In the end, it all comes down to courage."Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 15:50
'I stand by my decision - Israel is getting back to normal'

'I stand by my decision - Israel is getting back to normal'

Ahead of Yom Kippur, PM Bennett calls on the unvaccinated to get the jab, and touts his foreign policy and budgetary accomplishments.Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, 15/09/2021 15:03
Yair Lapid: 'Naftali Bennett is prime minister with 61 seats, not six'

Yair Lapid: 'Naftali Bennett is prime minister with 61 seats, not six'

Foreign Min. Lapid says he's certain rotation deal will be kept, brushes off claims that PM Bennett has just 6 Knesset seats supporting him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 14:29
Smotrich: Apologies to the people of Israel for my part in Bennett's return

Smotrich: Apologies to the people of Israel for my part in Bennett's return

MK Bezalel Smotrich: I apologize to people of Israel for my part in Bennett's return to politics after he did not pass the threshold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 03:31
Bennett to address UN General Assembly

Bennett to address UN General Assembly

The Prime Minister will leave for New York after the holidays, and will address the UN General Assembly on September 27.Nitsan Keidar, 15/09/2021 01:00
Bereaved mother blasts Bennett: Shame on you!

Bereaved mother blasts Bennett: Shame on you!

Mother of IDF fighter Barel Hadarya Shmueli blasts Bennett following his TV interviews: I promise you we will meet again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 23:59
Bennett pledges to step down when Lapid's time as PM comes

Bennett pledges to step down when Lapid's time as PM comes

PM: I will transfer responsibility for Israel to Yair Lapid on the day of the rotation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 21:36
Who does PM Bennett ask forgiveness from?

Who does PM Bennett ask forgiveness from?

Prime Minister gives interview in which he admits to a mistake for which he seeks forgiveness ahead of Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 20:31
'Mahmoud Abbas isn't a partner for peace, Bennett won't meet him'

'Mahmoud Abbas isn't a partner for peace, Bennett won't meet him'

'Abbas pays murderers and sues our soldiers.' After PM's meeting with Egyptian president, Interior Ministry says PA chief is beyond the paleHezki Baruch, 14/09/2021 11:22
Conference of Presidents applauds Bennett-Al-Sisi meeting

Conference of Presidents applauds Bennett-Al-Sisi meeting

US Jewish leaders: We look forward to seeing this meeting bear fruit in fostering enhanced cooperation between Israel and Egypt.Ben Ariel, 14/09/2021 04:39
Yamina Minister: Netanyahu is shamelessly lying

Yamina Minister: Netanyahu is shamelessly lying

Minister Matan Kahana fires back after Netanyahu claims Bennett acted against police and IDF in lifting closure on Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 14/09/2021 03:04
Egyptians provided separate dishes for PM's kosher meal

Egyptians provided separate dishes for PM's kosher meal

First meeting between the Prime Minister and the President of Egypt was defined as "warm and cordial".Nitsan Keidar, 14/09/2021 02:08
Bennett, el-Sisi discuss Iranian threat, Hamas

Bennett, el-Sisi discuss Iranian threat, Hamas

Political source reveals Israeli, Egyptian leaders discussed range of regional security issues in addition to enhancing economic ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 20:02
Bennett: Peace with Egypt basis for regional stability

Bennett: Peace with Egypt basis for regional stability

PM returns from first meeting with Egyptian President el-Sisi. 'Meeting was very good and productive.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 18:54
Bennett: Get vaccinated and save lives

Bennett: Get vaccinated and save lives

PM notes 61 people under the age of 40 are currently in serious condition with COVID. 'None were vaccinated as required.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 16:44
PM Bennett meets with Egyptian president in Sinai

PM Bennett meets with Egyptian president in Sinai

Israeli Prime Minister to travel to Sinai to meet with President el-Sisi, following his invitation to visit Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 14:52
Bennett: 'Our tolerance for the unvaccinated has run out'

Bennett: 'Our tolerance for the unvaccinated has run out'

PM discusses new COVID-related plans, including genetic scanning mechanism at Ben Gurion airport to help deal with 'the next variant.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 15:45
Will Bennett resume Netanyahu's suitcases of cash for Hamas?

Will Bennett resume Netanyahu's suitcases of cash for Hamas?

Proposed alternative method for providing humanitarian aid to Gaza while bypassing Hamas collapses after PA pulls out of agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 13:55
Bennett travels to monitor escapees' capture without staff to reduce Shabbat desecration

Bennett travels to monitor escapees' capture without staff to reduce Shabbat desecration

PM slammed by Netanyahu supporters for traveling on Shabbat to closely monitor effort to capture 6 escaped terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 09:59
PM Bennett: High alert must continue until remaining prisoners are recaptured

PM Bennett: High alert must continue until remaining prisoners are recaptured

PM Bennett praises security forces' success in recapturing four of the terrorists who escaped Gilboa Prison, calls to maintain high alert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 01:06
Iran: We reserve the right to respond to Israel's threats

Iran: We reserve the right to respond to Israel's threats

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson fires back after Bennett calls for international response to IAEA report on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/09/2021 20:26
Bennett demands international response following IAEA report on Iran

Bennett demands international response following IAEA report on Iran

"Israel takes situation reflected in report very seriously", PM said,"and will do everything to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons"Arutz Sheva, 10/09/2021 18:21
Likud: The Bennett government contains terrorists

Likud: The Bennett government contains terrorists

Likud blasts appointment of Ra'am MK as chairman of a Knesset Committee, notes that he called terrorists "freedom fighters".Hezki Baruch, 10/09/2021 04:35
PA livid following Bennett's meeting with heads of Yesha Council

PA livid following Bennett's meeting with heads of Yesha Council

PA chairman's spokesman rejects Bennett's remarks at a meeting with Yesha Council leaders: All settlements are illegal.Dalit Halevi, 10/09/2021 01:59
Bennett orders harsh measures against Uman COVID violators

Bennett orders harsh measures against Uman COVID violators

PM orders full enforcement against hundreds of Israelis who returned from Uman with fake COVID tests and spread the disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 21:52
Bennett: I told the Americans we would not stop building

Bennett: I told the Americans we would not stop building

PM holds first meeting in office with leaders of Yesha council, says 'there will be no freeze and no annexation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 18:32
PM Bennett holds urgent meeting with top security officials

PM Bennett holds urgent meeting with top security officials

As security prisoners riot, PM Bennett holds urgent meeting with top security officials. 'Israel is prepared for any scenario.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2021 20:02
Bennett: Stop using IDF for cynical political goals

Bennett: Stop using IDF for cynical political goals

PM says army needs full backing even after mistakes are are following shooting death of Barel Shmueli.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/09/2021 13:07
'Hamas thinks Bennett is weak'

'Hamas thinks Bennett is weak'

Senior Hamas official says terrorist organization will continue to put pressure on Israeli government due to belief that PM Bennett is weak.Dalit Halevi, 05/09/2021 10:29
Bennett schmoozes, Biden snoozes, mainstream media disabuses

Bennett schmoozes, Biden snoozes, mainstream media disabuses

The mainstream media was exposed once again for its biased reporting on Biden – undermining its integrity and trumpeted independence.David Singer, 05/09/2021 09:49
Bennett tells Jewish leaders he'll reduce tensions with PA

Bennett tells Jewish leaders he'll reduce tensions with PA

PM speaks to leaders of US Jewish organizations and tells them he'll take steps to reduce the conflict with Palestinian Arabs.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 03/09/2021 22:53
Bennett: My vision for Israel is for it to be strong and do good

Bennett: My vision for Israel is for it to be strong and do good

Bennett attends toasts in honor of the New Year at the IDF General Staff Forum, at Shin Bet headquarters and at Mossad headquarters.Hezki Baruch, 03/09/2021 04:04
Biden to Jewish leaders: Bennett is a gentleman, more conservative than me

Biden to Jewish leaders: Bennett is a gentleman, more conservative than me

President Joe Biden, speaking to Jewish leaders during the White House High Holy Days call, wishes the Jewish community a Shana Tova.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 23:30
PM Bennett: 'Get vaccinated and save lives'

PM Bennett: 'Get vaccinated and save lives'

'If we all get the coronavirus vaccine, including the third dose, we'll protect our health and the economy,' PM Naftali Bennett promises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 13:13
Report: Bennett and Al-Sisi meeting will be public

Report: Bennett and Al-Sisi meeting will be public

TV report says Bennett and Egyptian President are expected to meet soon in meeting that will be public and not secret.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 03:32
Report: Biden and Bennett renewed agreement on Israel's covert nuclear program

Report: Biden and Bennett renewed agreement on Israel's covert nuclear program

Israeli official: Biden and Bennett reaffirmed strategic understandings on Israel’s alleged undeclared military nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 02:04
Bennett talks to young people on TikTok: The battle is close

Bennett talks to young people on TikTok: The battle is close

Prime Minister holds live meeting on TikTok with young people about the return to classes amid the pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 01:10
Yad Sarah director: 'Next week, there won't be any more oxygen concentrators'

Yad Sarah director: 'Next week, there won't be any more oxygen concentrators'

Moshe Cohen, head of the Yad Sarah organization, warns that by next week, he won't have any more oxygen concentrators to lend out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 14:42
Bennett appoints new director for Shin Bet security agency

Bennett appoints new director for Shin Bet security agency

'A brave soldier and an excellent commander.' Prime Minister Bennett taps R. to lead Israel's secretive Shin Bet internal security agency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 13:47
Ashkelon man arrested for threatening to assassinate Bennett

Ashkelon man arrested for threatening to assassinate Bennett

23-year-old Ashkelon man arrested at his home after he threatened to murder Prime Minister Naftali Bennett.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2021 11:26
Likud: Bennett sells out Israel's security

Likud: Bennett sells out Israel's security

Right-wing parties furious at govt. for loaning NIS 500 million to PA. Shurat Hadin to petition Supreme Court against loan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 21:58
Bennett: School year to start Wednesday as planned

Bennett: School year to start Wednesday as planned

1 vaccine dose will be enough to allow students in grades 7 and up back in school according to new government decision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 19:31
Israel to lend PA 500 million shekels

Israel to lend PA 500 million shekels

Minister Benny Gantz announces numerous steps to strengthen PA following meeting with Mahmoud Abbas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 17:23
Did Biden doze off during Bennett meeting? Take a closer look

Did Biden doze off during Bennett meeting? Take a closer look

Social media is full of claims President Biden nodded off during meeting with Israeli PM. Watch the video and decide for yourself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 15:46
Report: Netanyahu 'lost' dozens of gifts from foreign leaders

Report: Netanyahu 'lost' dozens of gifts from foreign leaders

Former PM is legally required to return gifts he received while premier. 42 of them remain unaccounted for.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 21:19
Israel to oppose US consulate for PA in Jerusalem?

Israel to oppose US consulate for PA in Jerusalem?

Political source says Bennett, Biden agreed to disagree on issue of US consulate in Jerusalem for time being.Yoni Kempinski, 29/08/2021 12:55
Israeli journalists: Biden did not fall asleep in meeting with Bennett

Israeli journalists: Biden did not fall asleep in meeting with Bennett

Arutz Sheva correspondent among Israeli journalists who dispute account President Biden nodded off in first meeting with PM Bennett.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 29/08/2021 11:56
Bennett invites Biden to visit Israel: I found a leader who loves Israel

Bennett invites Biden to visit Israel: I found a leader who loves Israel

Bennett to reporters following meeting with US President: It felt like we have known each other for a long time.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 27/08/2021 23:10
Biden: We strengthened the enduring partnership between our two nations

Biden: We strengthened the enduring partnership between our two nations

US President: It was an honor to welcome Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett to the White House today.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/08/2021 22:33