Articles in "Knesset"

Knesset Dissolves Itself Again, Sends Israel to Elections for 3rd Time in 11 Months

The Knesset on Wednesday night approved a proposal to disperse the 22nd Knesset and hold general elections on March 2nd. A majority of ...

Bill to Dissolve Knesset Approved in First Reading

The Knesset plenum on Wednesday approved a bill to dissolve the Knesset in its preliminary reading. The proposal calls for the disbanding ...

‘Moment of Truth in Israeli Politics’: Knesset Speaker Announces the Renewal of Negotiations for Unity Government

The Likud and Blue and White political parties will re-engage in negotiations towards the establishment of a unity government, Knesset ...

Gantz Fails to Form Govt, Mandate Goes to Knesset in Historical First

Blue and White leader Member of Knesset (MK) Benny Gantz returned the mandate to form a government to President Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday ...

22nd Knesset Kicks Off Inauguration; Arab MKs Boycott It

The members of the 22nd Knesset on Thursday arrived at the Israeli parliament ahead of the swearing-in ceremony, only four months after ...

‘You Have Been Given a Privilege’, Knesset Speaker Tells New Lawmakers

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein on Wednesday hosted in his office a group of Members of Knesset (MK) who were joining Israel's parliament ...

Gantz Fails to Gain Support of Majority to Establish Government

After the first day of consultations between President Reuven Rivlin and the political parties on who should receive the presidential ...

Official Election Results Leave Parties in Deadlock With No Clear Victor

The count of the ballots of the second round of elections in 2019 for the 22nd Knesset shows that no party obtained a decisive victory and ...

EXCLUSIVE: Islamic Elements Worked to Prevent Israeli-Arabs Votes, Fatah Encouraged Them

The Qataris, Hamas and the Islamic Movement in Israel tried to prevent the participation of Israeli Arabs in the elections, and in ...

Exit Polls Show: No One Has a Clear Lead

The exit polls of the September 2019 elections for the 22nd Knesset show that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not obtain a decisive ...