Articles in "Knesset"

PFLP Disappointed by Joint List’s Failure to Oust Netanyahu, Critical of its Cooperation with Zionist Parties  

The dramatic political developments in Israel and Benny Gantz's decision to join a unity government with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ...

Knesset Speaker Edelstein Resigns, Fourth Election Now Seemingly Inevitable

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein has resigned, the first time a Speaker has voluntarily left his job in the history of the State of ...

Finance Committee Approves NIS 500 M. State Guarantee for Loans Aiding Businesses in Wake of Coronavirus Crisis

The newly established Knesset interim Finance Committee approved on Tuesday a NIS 480,000 million state-backed guarantee for banks that ...

Outrage as Arab-Majority Joint List Leads Knesset Committee That Cares for Terror Victims

Several right-wing politicians and victims of Arab terrorism expressed rage after the Blue and White party, which assumed control of ...

High Court Rules Election of New Knesset Speaker Must Be Held By Wednesday

Israel's High Court has ordered Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein to hold a vote on the position of the speaker by Wednesday 5 pm and has ...

Politicians Exchange Blows Amid Knesset Corona Lockdown

Israel's Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit has rapped Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein for closing the Knesset, Israel's parliament, over ...

5 Arrested as Police Disband Knesset Protests

Five people were arrested as police disbanded protests against Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein’s decision to close Israel’s parliament ...

Members of Knesset Sworn in in Groups of Three Amid Coronavirus Rules

The 120 politicians forming the 23rd Knesset were sworn in as Members of Knesset (MK) at an event on Monday evening. Amid the fear of a ...

Netanyahu, Gantz Discuss Formation of Govt.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Member of Knesset (MK) Benny Gantz met on Sunday evening at the President’s Residence in Jerusalem ...

Rivlin Begins Consultations on Formation of Next Government

President Reuven Rivlin began on Sunday his round of meetings with the political parties elected to the 23rd Knesset on the identity of the ...