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Netanyahu family sues Ehud Olmert

Netanyahu family sues Ehud Olmert

PM's family sues former PM over statements they suffer 'mental illness.' 'Instead of paying his debt to society he became obsessed.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2021 16:59
Right-wing party leaders to meet with PM today - without Yamina head Naftali Bennett

Right-wing party leaders to meet with PM today - without Yamina head Naftali Bennett

Netanyahu reportedly wants right-wing leaders to promise not to negotiate with 'bloc of change.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2021 10:08
Netanyahu: Bennett seeks a dangerous left-wing government

Netanyahu: Bennett seeks a dangerous left-wing government

PM accuses Yamina party of betraying the right and their promises in seeking government with Yair Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 20:51
Netanyahu returns mandate to the President

Netanyahu returns mandate to the President

President Rivlin will now need to make decision on whether to transfer the mandate to another candidate or back to the Knesset.Elad Benari, 05/05/2021 00:10
'We won't go with the left, Netanyahu and his wife are like dictators'

'We won't go with the left, Netanyahu and his wife are like dictators'

Yamina MK heard in recordings talking about the political picture, the Prime Minister and former partner Bezalel Smotrich.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2021 00:14
PM Benjamin Netanyahu on Meron: We will seek answers - once the victims are mourned

PM Benjamin Netanyahu on Meron: We will seek answers - once the victims are mourned

Netanyahu said proper measures would be taken to ensure Meron disaster never repeats itself once the mourning is behind us.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 16:41
Meretz head, Nitzan Horowitz: We can have functioning government within days

Meretz head, Nitzan Horowitz: We can have functioning government within days

Meretz party head Nitzan Horowitz said coalition impasse could be solved in days and called for Lapid to be handed mandate to form gov't.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 15:56
Sa'ar rules out sitting on Netanyahu-led government, blasts handling of Meron disaster

Sa'ar rules out sitting on Netanyahu-led government, blasts handling of Meron disaster

New Hope chairman chastized the government's handling of Meron disaster, calling for indepenent investigation into tragedy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 15:37
PM Netanyahu visits those injured in Meron disaster in Rambam Medical Center

PM Netanyahu visits those injured in Meron disaster in Rambam Medical Center

"One of the parents told me something that sums all this up: The Jewish People has one collective heart."Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 20:14
Meretz MK Yair Golan blames 'corruption in the highest places' for tragedy

Meretz MK Yair Golan blames 'corruption in the highest places' for tragedy

"This is why we need to get rid of Netanyahu & keep the haredim out of government," concludes MK Yair Golan.Ido Ben Porat, 02/05/2021 17:06
Gantz refuses another offer of rotation from Netanyahu

Gantz refuses another offer of rotation from Netanyahu

As Blue and White chairman rejects every proposal to be in a coalition with Netanyahu, Bennett is expected to decide where he is headed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 05:23
Netanyahu donates blood following Meron disaster

Netanyahu donates blood following Meron disaster

PM Netanyahu: I will do everything, the Israeli government will do everything, to help the families of those who perished.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 30/04/2021 21:34
Anonymous poll: What if Netanyahu, Bennett ran together for prime minister?

Anonymous poll: What if Netanyahu, Bennett ran together for prime minister?

Poll of unknown origin presents scenario in which Bennett and Netanyahu run together in direct election like US president and vice presidentArutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 19:11
Gantz: Even today, I was offered to be first in a rotation with Netanyahu

Gantz: Even today, I was offered to be first in a rotation with Netanyahu

Blue and White chairman: I was offered to be the first in a rotation agreement with Netanyahu, but it's impossible to trust him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 05:11
Netanyahu relents, agrees to appoint Gantz Justice Minister

Netanyahu relents, agrees to appoint Gantz Justice Minister

After attempting to force through Likud MK as new Justice Minister, Netanyahu accedes to Blue and White, agrees to appoint Benny Gantz.David Rosenberg, 28/04/2021 13:10
Senior legal official: Netanyahu attacking democracy

Senior legal official: Netanyahu attacking democracy

Likud officials say PM made a "serious mistake" in attempting to make Ofir Akunis Justice Minister in an 'illegal vote.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 21:23
Netanyahu asks Supreme Court for 48-hour extension

Netanyahu asks Supreme Court for 48-hour extension

PM insists vote to make Ofir Akunis Justice Minister was lawful, but asks for extension for deadline to make appointment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 17:57
Cabinet meeting devolves into screaming match

Cabinet meeting devolves into screaming match

A-G tells Netanyahu attempt to appoint Justice Minister who is not approved by Gantz is illegal under coalition agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 15:47
Senior Settlement Leader: 'Netanyahu is no right-winger'

Senior Settlement Leader: 'Netanyahu is no right-winger'

Founder of the Yesha settlement council blasts Prime Minister Netanyahu, endorses Bennett as PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 13:07
Report: Netanyahu tried to approve operational activity behind backs of cabinet ministers

Report: Netanyahu tried to approve operational activity behind backs of cabinet ministers

Netanyahu and Gantz tried to approve operational activity behind backs of ministers. At the last minute the PM convened a limited forum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 05:21
Report: Netanyahu offered Gantz to serve as PM first

Report: Netanyahu offered Gantz to serve as PM first

Prime Minister Netanyahu spoke with Benny Gantz about new government, with Gantz serving as PM first for one year, followed by Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2021 22:54
Former donor urges PM to run for president, give up on premiership

Former donor urges PM to run for president, give up on premiership

Australian Jewish businessman Joseph Gutnick, who helped finance Netanyahu's 1996 campaign, urges PM to run for president.Hezki Baruch, 25/04/2021 17:55
'Death to Netanyahu': Samaria man accused of calling for PM's murder

'Death to Netanyahu': Samaria man accused of calling for PM's murder

'Bibi is our worst enemy, he must be murdered.' Samaria man charged with incitement after calling for PM's assassination over COVID policiesDavid Rosenberg, 25/04/2021 16:30
Netanyahu: Israel will move to renewable energy by 2050

Netanyahu: Israel will move to renewable energy by 2050

Prime Minsiter Benjamin Netanyahu participated in the Leaders Summit on Climate Hosted by US President Joe BidenPM Benjamin Netanyahu, 23/04/2021 15:51
Ukrainian ambassador: We asked Netanyahu to serve as a mediator with Russia

Ukrainian ambassador: We asked Netanyahu to serve as a mediator with Russia

Ukraine's ambassador to Israel: We asked Netanyahu to be involved as mediator because he has good relations with both Putin and Zelensky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2021 05:59
Barkat: If Netanyahu steps down, I will run for Prime Minister

Barkat: If Netanyahu steps down, I will run for Prime Minister

MK Nir Barkat says that if Netanyahu steps aside, he will seek to replace him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 05:44
Former Chief of Staff: The Prime Minister needs urgent hospitalization

Former Chief of Staff: The Prime Minister needs urgent hospitalization

Former Chief of Staff Dan Halutz criticizes Netanyahu as "hysterical", says he "has not uttered a single word of truth in recent years".Dan Halutz, 21/04/2021 23:33
Netanyahu: Bennett is deceiving the public, working with the left

Netanyahu: Bennett is deceiving the public, working with the left

Prime Minister Netanyahu responds to statement by Yamina chairman, accuses Bennett of seeking to become PM in a left-wing government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 21:28
Netanyahu seeks Mansour Abbas' support again

Netanyahu seeks Mansour Abbas' support again

PM speaks with leaders of United Arab List, Meretz, Labor, and Blue and White about holding direct elections for prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 21:05
'Sa'ar, Smotrich stopping Bibi from forming govt, not Bennett'

'Sa'ar, Smotrich stopping Bibi from forming govt, not Bennett'

Political commentators puzzled by Likud's obsession with attacking Yamina when other parties bear greater blame for coalition impasse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 16:30
Likud members blame one another

Likud members blame one another

Likud's failure in vote on Arrangements Committee leads to exchange of accusations.Ben Ariel, 21/04/2021 01:12
Head of Arab-Israeli party: Netanyahu can't be trusted

Head of Arab-Israeli party: Netanyahu can't be trusted

Head of the Arab-Israeli party that failed to pass threshold warns against siding with Netanyahu, says PM has repeatedly betrayed allies.Dalit Halevi, 20/04/2021 22:37
Prime Minister Netanyahu appeals to MK Bezalel Smotrich: Help prevent 5th elections

Prime Minister Netanyahu appeals to MK Bezalel Smotrich: Help prevent 5th elections

Netanyahu asked Religious Zionism party chairman Bezalel Smotrich to support his bid for direct elections for Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 22:10
Israel prepares for vaccination campaign for children

Israel prepares for vaccination campaign for children

PM says Bennett dragging Israel to fifth elections. 'A man with 7 seats wants to be prime minister.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 18:48
Ahead of Lag Ba'omer, PM Netanyahu meets haredi MKs

Ahead of Lag Ba'omer, PM Netanyahu meets haredi MKs

Police have not yet been issued updates on restrictions on gatherings in Meron over Lag Ba'omer, UTJ MKs say.Ben Shaul, 20/04/2021 14:46
Netanyahu's supporters to Elkin's wife: You Russian traitor

Netanyahu's supporters to Elkin's wife: You Russian traitor

Supporters of the Likud demonstrate outside home of MK Ze'ev Elkin, get into verbal confrontation with his wife.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 05:41
United Torah Judaism to Netanyahu: We are with you

United Torah Judaism to Netanyahu: We are with you

UTJ members meet Prime Minister, clarify they will go to the opposition if a right-wing coalition is not formed.Ben Shaul, 20/04/2021 05:23
Senator Warren: Netanyahu is driving Israel to crisis to protect himself

Senator Warren: Netanyahu is driving Israel to crisis to protect himself

Massachusetts Senator launches scathing attack on PM, calls on his opponents to work together to oust him.Elad Benari, 20/04/2021 00:29
9 million vaccines: New details on Pfizer deal

9 million vaccines: New details on Pfizer deal

Netanyahu, Pfizer CEO agreed on Independence Day on new deal which would circumvent Gantz veto.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 21:50
Netanyahu: Absurd for a man with 7 seats to be PM

Netanyahu: Absurd for a man with 7 seats to be PM

PM says direct elections for prime minister preferable to having Yamina chairman Naftali Bennett serve as prime minister/Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 15:53
Yisrael Katz: If Netanyahu does not succeed, I will lead the Likud

Yisrael Katz: If Netanyahu does not succeed, I will lead the Likud

Finance Minister in closed conversation: If Netanyahu does not form the government, I am the one who should lead the Likud.Elad Benari, 19/04/2021 06:12
Netanyahu to Bennett: Do not join the left

Netanyahu to Bennett: Do not join the left

PM in new video: I call on both Bennett and Gideon Sa'ar - join us, let's establish the strong right-wing government that Israel.Hezki Baruch, 19/04/2021 03:37
Netanyahu pushing bill for direct election of Prime Minister

Netanyahu pushing bill for direct election of Prime Minister

PM adopts Bennett's plan to return to direct elections for premier to end political deadlock. Bill could be submitted as early as this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2021 20:16
Report: Netanyahu to make Sa'ar attractive offer

Report: Netanyahu to make Sa'ar attractive offer

Likud planning to offer New Hope Party chairman an attractive package in exchange for him joining a right-wing government.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/04/2021 23:44
Report: Anti-Netanyahu bloc to seek government-forming mandate for Bennett

Report: Anti-Netanyahu bloc to seek government-forming mandate for Bennett

Anti-Netanyahu bloc plans to call on Rivlin to transfer the mandate to form a government to Bennett should Netanyahu fail to form one.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/04/2021 21:10
PM Netanyahu to Gideon Sa'ar: 'The Likud is your home, you were raised here'

PM Netanyahu to Gideon Sa'ar: 'The Likud is your home, you were raised here'

PM Netanyahu calls on New Hope chief to join right-wing nationalist gov't: 'Now isn't the time to form a leftist government.'Hezki Baruch, 16/04/2021 15:24
PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Yom Hazikaron speech: 'We have sacrificed for 2,000 years'

PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Yom Hazikaron speech: 'We have sacrificed for 2,000 years'

The Prime Minister praised Israel's fallen soldiers including his beloved brother Yonatan Netanyahu, killed during Operation Entebbe.i24NEWS, 14/04/2021 14:42
Israel Hayom correspondent to Netanyahu: Make concessions

Israel Hayom correspondent to Netanyahu: Make concessions

Israel Hayom's Ariel Kahana publishes rare article calling on Netanyahu to vacate his seat and allow the formation of a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 06:04
Netanyahu offering Yamina all ministries held by Blue & White

Netanyahu offering Yamina all ministries held by Blue & White

PM meets with Naftali Bennett in Jerusalem Tuesday afternoon, while Yamina and Likud negotiating teams meet for coalition talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 12:25
Elkin on protesters outside his home: A group of lunatics

Elkin on protesters outside his home: A group of lunatics

New Hope MK furious after Netanyahu supporters demonstrate outside his home.Hezki Baruch, 13/04/2021 01:58
Netanyahu: US and Israel are 'mishpucha'

Netanyahu: US and Israel are 'mishpucha'

Watch: Israeli prime minister tells US Secretary of Defense that the US and Israel aren't just allies but are 'family'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2021 17:14
PM Netanyahu: 'Iran is working towards Israel's annihilation'

PM Netanyahu: 'Iran is working towards Israel's annihilation'

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets with US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2021 15:31
Deri, Smotrich and Gafni refusing to give rotation to Bennett

Deri, Smotrich and Gafni refusing to give rotation to Bennett

Channel 12's Amit Segal: Even if Netanyahu and Bennett go together, Smotrich vehemently refuses to go to a government that relies on Ra'am.Ben Ariel, 12/04/2021 00:08
Bennett: 'We'll join a right-wing government - if Smotrich joins, too'

Bennett: 'We'll join a right-wing government - if Smotrich joins, too'

Yamina's MK Bennett promises to help form right-wing government - but will work with the other side if PM Netanyahu fails, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2021 20:48
Israeli leaders eulogize Prince Philip

Israeli leaders eulogize Prince Philip

"Prince Philip was the consummate public servant and will be much missed in Israel and across the world", Netanyahu wrote., 09/04/2021 16:17
Bennett and Netanyahu hold meeting 'in positive atmosphere'

Bennett and Netanyahu hold meeting 'in positive atmosphere'

Yamina chairman meets Prime Minister at his residence in Balfour, after years in which Netanyahu refrained from inviting Bennett there.Ido Ben Porat, 08/04/2021 23:18
Netanyahu's office: Smotrich statements don't match reality

Netanyahu's office: Smotrich statements don't match reality

PMO rejects summary of Netanyahu's meeting with Smotrich released by Smotrich's office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2021 22:29