Articles in "Politics"

Bennet, With 6 Seats in Knesset, Calls to Limit Ultra-Orthodox Political Power, With 16 Seats

Prime Minister Prime Minister generated a political storm in Israel when he called to "limit the political sway" of the ultra-Orthodox in ...

Reform Rabbi Utilizes Parliamentary Immunity to Violate Status Qua at Kotel

Member of Knesset (MK) Gilad Kariv, a member of the Labor party and a Reform rabbi, took advantage of his parliamentary immunity to violate ...

Knesset’s Winter Session Opens Amid Raucous Showdown

The Knesset commenced with the Winter Assembly of the 24th Knesset on Monday amid a raucous confrontation between Prime Minister Naftali ...

Nir Barkat Denies Corruption Allegations

Israeli Knesset member and billionaire businessman Nir Barkat is one of the people who had his financial dealings unveiled in the Pandora ...

Peace? Israeli Ministers of Health and Regional Cooperation Meet with PA Head Abbas in Ramallah

Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas hosted on Sunday evening in Ramallah a delegation from the Meretz party headed by Nitzan Horowicz, ...

Islamist Members of Bennett’s Coalition Threaten Intifada

The Islamist Ra'am party, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's coalition partners, issued a statement warning the Israeli government and police ...

‘Frightening’: FM Lapid Slammed for Blaming Netanyahu for Progressives’ Pressure in Congress

Foreign Minister Yair Lapid faced sharp criticism after claiming that that anti-Israel pressure in the US Congress by progressives was ...

Hebron Is Turning Into Major Boiling Point for Opposition to the P.A.’s Local Authority

The Palestinian Authority is desperately trying to stave off an open internal conflict that could devolve into a civil war. One place that ...

Hamas Warns Ahead of Abu Mazen’s Speech at UN: “We Will Not Allow Israel to Strengthen the Palestinian Authority at Our Expense

Hamas is making threats against the leadership of the Palestinian Authority and warning its chairman, Abu Mazen, on what not to say when he ...

MK Warns Govt. Policy on Iran ‘Bringing Certain Danger to Israel’s Doorstep

The government's policy on Iran is "bringing near and certain danger to Israel's doorstep," warned Member of Knesset (MK) Tzachi ...