Articles in "Knesset"

Netanyahu Loses Battle for Makeup of Knesset’s Arrangements Committee

The Knesset plenum approved on Monday night the composition of the Arrangements Committee in accordance with a proposal submitted by the ...

24th Knesset Sworn in Amid Uncertain Future

The elected members of the 24th Knesset were sworn in on Tuesday evening in a celebratory ceremony amid uncertainty about the assembly's ...

President Tasks Netanyahu with Forming Next Govt.

President Reuven Rivlin announced Tuesday that he has nominated Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to form a government. A majority of ...

Rivlin Concludes Consultations on Candidate to form Govt.; Netanyahu Gets Majority of Recommendations

President Reuven Rivlin held a round of consultations on Monday with all parties elected to the 24th Knesset ahead of nominating a ...

Zionist Orgs Call for Unity on Right, a Stable Government

A group of 11 Israeli Zionist and right-wing organizations issued a call on Sunday to the leaders of the right-wing parties to put their ...

When Can Israel Expect its 5th Round of Elections in 2 Years?

President Reuven Rivlin will commence consultations next Monday with all parties elected to the Knesset and will then continue to talk with ...

Israel on Edge Awaiting Final Elections Results

The counting of the votes cast by Israel's citizens for the 24th Knesset continued through Wednesday night, as the country expectantly ...

Will the Muslim Brotherhood Man Save Netanyahu? Criticism of Mansour Abbas in Arab Media

Since Mansour Abbas and his Raam party emerged as the most important and critical factor in the Israeli election campaign, Arab elements, ...

Netanyahu’s Likud Quarrels Over Reliance on Arab Party

The emergence of the Islamist Raam party has completely caught the political system by surprise and reconfigured the Knesset seat count ...

Israel Awaits Final Results of Elections, Netanyahu Appears to be in the Lead

After a night in which the constantly updating exit polls fluctuated, Israeli citizens are awaiting the results of the elections to see who ...