Articles in "Knesset"

24th Knesset Dissolves, Yair Lapid Becomes Israel’s 15th Prime Minister

The Knesset plenum approved on Thursday a bill to dissolve the 24th Knesset in its second and third readings, sending the country to ...

Naftali Bennet Announces His Retirement from Politics: ‘I was Concerned as Prime Minister for all Israelis Regardless of who they Voted for’

Outgoing Prime Minister of Israel Naftali Bennett addressed the nation Wednesday night on all of the country’s broadcast channels to ...

Knesset Passes Bill to Dissolve Itself in First Reading, Elections Expected in Late November

The Knesset plenum approved on Monday a bill to dissolve the 24th Knesset in its first reading, taking another step toward general ...

‘Help Our Jewish Brothers and Sisters’: Knesset Adopts IHRA Working Definition of Anti-Semitism

The Knesset plenum approved on Wednesday evening the adoption of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition ...

After Only a Year, Knesset Takes First Step Toward Elections

The Knesset plenum approved on Wednesday in a preliminary reading the bill to dissolve the Knesset, the first stage toward sending Israel ...

Arab World Responds to Elections in Israel: ‘Ship is Sinking,’ Israel ‘Entering Dark Tunnel’ of Political and Security Chaos

The major Arab newspapers covered the political drama in Israel with the dissolution of the Knesset and in wake of the pending election and ...

Bennett Explains Decision to Dissolve the Knesset: ‘We Have Done Everything to Preserve this Government’

Prime Minister of Israel Naftali Bennett held a press conference Monday evening that was carried on all of Israel’s broadcast television ...

Israel Headed to New Elections: Bennett and Lapid Agree to Dissolve Knesset

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister and co-Premiere Yair Lapid have agreed to dissolve the Knesset themselves and call for ...

Coalition Votes Against Economic Plan Bennett Campaigned On – and Loses

The coalition registered another defeat at the Knesset plenum on Wednesday evening when the opposition put forward a segment of the ...

Study: Israel Expected to Become Most Crowded Western Country by 2050

Israel will become the most crowded Western country by 2050, the Knesset's Special Committee on Addictions, Drugs and the Challenges Facing ...