Articles in "Politics"

Bereaved Families Sign Petition Against Candidate for Chief of Staff

Over 100 bereaved families have signed a petition presented to Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman demanding that Maj. Gen. Yair Golan be ...

Litzman: No Compromise On Draft Law

“We have no interest in going to elections, but we can’t compromise on such a substantial and fundamental issue as maintaining the ...

‘Your time is up!’ Livni Tells Netanyahu During Debate Over Nation-State Law

Newly appointed opposition leader MK Tzipi Livni of the Zionist Union delivered a scathing indictment of Israel’s government during an ...

Arab Leaders Launch Multi-Front Attack Against Nation-State Law

The Movement for Governance and Democracy, an NGO that helped draft the Nation-State Law, launched an online petition Tuesday calling on ...

Netanyahu: Nation-state Law Necessary to Ensure Israel’s Jewish Future

The controversial Nation-State Law was necessary in order to guarantee Israel’s future as a Jewish country, but the measure does not ...

Netanyahu Cancels Colombia Trip to Follow Gaza Developments; DM: IDF to Target Arson Commanders

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has canceled a scheduled trip to Colombia in order to oversee developments in Israel's south, the prime ...

Druze Leaders Praise Compromise Proposal to End Protest Against Nation-State Law

Druze leaders praised an emerging compromise agreement Wednesday, saying Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s efforts to pacify the ...

Report: Netanyahu Offers to Promote Law for “Special Standing” for Druze

Representatives of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu have offered to enact legislation to enshrine a “special standing” for minority ...

Chief of Staff: Minority Contributions Critical to IDF Ethos

The IDF will continue to value the contributions of Druze, Bedouin and other minority soldiers, Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot said Tuesday ...

Russian Ambassador: Moscow Can Only Ask Iran to Leave Syria, Not Demand It

Russia cannot force Iran to leave Syria following the end of the civil war in that country, Russian Ambassador Anatoly Viktorov said ...