Tag Archives: Knesset

Netanyahu presents new government’s agenda; Lapid: ‘Try not to destroy the country’

TIMES OF ISRAEL Netanyahu returns as PM, wins Knesset support for Israel’s most hardline government Carrie Keller-Lynn December 29, 2022 …According to coalition agreements signed between Likud and each of its five partner parties, as well as its published guiding … Continue reading

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By March “Knesset to vote on legislation to eliminate the clause by which grandchildren of those who are Jewish according to Halacha can immediately immigrate to Israel”

JERUSALEM POST Netanyahu on a collision course with US Jewry, Biden, Arab allies Tovah Lazaroff December 22, 2022 Prime Minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu has yet to take office, and he already is on a collision course with both liberal American Jews … Continue reading

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Netanyahu on coalition partners: ‘They are joining me, I’m not joining them’

I24NEWS Bills advance to enable ministries for Smotrich, Deri December 15, 2022 Bills to allow religious lawmakers Bezalel Smotrich and Aryeh Deri passed early Friday on their first readings in the Knesset, Israel’s parliament. The bills amend Israel’s Basic Laws, … Continue reading

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“Fall elections will be Israel’s fifth in three years. Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid will assume office as prime minister at midnight, Bennett to serve as PM-designate and acting religious affairs minister”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) Knesset dissolves, elections slated for Nov. 1 Amir Ettinger and Yehuda Shlezinger June 30, 2022 The Knesset on Thursday voted on its dissolution triggering what will be Israel’s fifth elections in three years. The … Continue reading

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“The Knesset on Wednesday approved a preliminary bill to dissolve itself and is expected to formally disperse next week after going through two committee reviews and three more votes to voluntary disband.”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Readying to leave office, Bennett says at IDF ceremony: ‘I did the best I could’ June 24, 2022 Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, speaking Thursday at what will likely be his last military ceremony as premier, said he … Continue reading

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“When I look at Zelensky, I don’t see a man cynically twisting Holocaust history for some nefarious purpose”

JERUSALEM POST Zelensky strikes the wrong note to bring Knesset to his side Lahav Harkov March 20, 2022 …Zelensky continued his practice of customizing his speeches to suit his audience when he addressed the Knesset over Zoom, taking the comparisons … Continue reading

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“Meeting the party’s leader, Likud’s Ayoub Kara asserts that unlike the Joint List, Ra’am ‘doesn’t deny Israel’s existence’”

TIMES OF ISRAEL With Netanyahu lacking majority, Likud MK gives Islamist Ra’am a kosher stamp by Staff March 27, 2021 A Knesset member in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party met Saturday with Ra’am chief Mansour Abbas, whose Islamist faction … Continue reading

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Knesset member: “Wow. Twitter just admitted that tweets calling genocide against Jews by Iranian leaders DON’T violate its policy! This is a double standard. This is anti-Semitism”

CLEVELAND JEWISH NEWS Knesset makes effort to confront anti-Israel, anti-Jewish posts, hate speech online by Israel Kasnett August 1, 2020 …On July 29, the Israeli Knesset held a hearing concerning the growing concern of anti-Semitism found on social media….At the … Continue reading

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“Netanyahu called the decision to entrust the work of the committee to representatives of the Joint Arab List a “disgrace”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) Arab List now heading committee that handles victims of terror by Zeev Klein , Gideon Allon , Daniel Siryoti , Danielle Roth-Avneri March 25, 2020 The Joint Arab List has been assigned the temporary … Continue reading

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“The parliamentarians who refuse to join the right-wing bloc are united by a singular goal: to dethrone Netanyahu”

JNS The undemocratic alliance bent on toppling Netanyahu by Alex Traiman March 4, 2020 In Israel’s third election in less than one year, embattled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu defeated his closest challenger by three Knesset seats (36-33), and his bloc … Continue reading

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