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"You should have a comfortable life now that both of you can pursue your interests and take care of Esther with the best medical treatment in the world," Netanyahu said.
‘How Eitam talks of our citizens and our neighbors reminds me of things said about us which I heard when I was a child,’ says one Holocaust survivor
The Prime Minister's Office later said his comments were taken out of context.
“This is part of democracy” with the voters choosing leaders with a certain ideology.
MIDDLE ISRAEL: The tragedy is that this nomination is led by a man raised by a historian who used to be historically sensitive.
POLITICAL AFFAIRS: The head of the United Arab List aims to change Israeli politics forever
Sources close to Blue and White leader say he will only support a ‘statesman-like and apolitical figure.’
It is not only Effi Eitam’s candidacy for chair that has aroused accusations of politicization, but also reports of other possible appointments at Yad Vashem.
The award celebrates outstanding leadership that exemplifies advancing Middle East peace through sound scholarship and a discerning knowledge of history.
Both Likud, Blue and White say fate of current gov’t to be decided this week
DIPLOMATIC AFFAIRS: What can Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu do to get into President-elect Joe Biden’s good graces?
LEGAL AFFAIRS: How will the attorney-general decide whether Netanyahu can remain PM as trial starts?
Lack of testing sites makes islands for tourists a mirage.
The move is the latest attempt to deal with the phenomenon of unauthorized settler homes, both in the West Bank settlements and in the outposts.
Source close to him says he will tell PM they are getting divorced
Unlike almost every other figure in Likud, Danon is not afraid to defy Netanyahu.
The Trump years were in some ways a diplomatic aberration for Israel-US ties. In reality, the US-Israel relationship has been fraught with tensions, particularly at the top.
Gantz said the situation “cannot continue,” calling for more balance in Israel’s relations with the parties.
Proposal to disperse Knesset set for vote
Sources close to Ben Ari said she was fully satisfied with her decision.
POLITICAL AFFAIRS: Will Netanyahu and Gantz learn cautionary lessons from the US president’s apparent loss?
Netanyahu pointed out that Israel recently established diplomatic relations with Sudan and Chad, and said it is part of his efforts to expand Israel’s ties in Africa.
Israel would be divided into 60 constituencies that would be set by the Central Elections Committee using criteria set by the Knesset. The committee could change the constituencies every 10 years.
Yaheli Rotenberg is set to replace Roni Hizkiyahu, who announced his departure in July and whose last day was Thursday.
Part of Rabin’s legacy is telling the truth, keeping promises, remaining strong under pressure, which is missing now, Lapid says
Arbel has emphasized his overriding concern to redress the socioeconomic gaps in Israeli society, but also a desire to change the caustic political culture that has taken root in the country.
Naftali Bennett has also said that a new government is needed to fight the coronavirus.
What is the truth?
Blue and White boycotts bill it backs.
Although there is no parallel timeline, there have been cases where judicial trends in the US have had an impact in Israel too.
The drama and controversy taking place in the US over the appointment of Barrett is not dissimilar to what happens here when vacancies open up on the court.
Justices to rule if rotation deal is constitutional
Katz still has an opportunity to get the case closed at a pre-indictment hearing before Mandelblit.
Former Yesh Atid MK leaves Herzl Museum after rift with Lapid
In a building block game called Jenga, the object is to remove as many blocks as possible before the tower collapses.
Should the 2021 budget be approved, Netanyahu would be practically unable to avoid handing over the premiership to Gantz in October 2021.
How much influence does the prime minister’s controversial progeny have on Israel?
NATIONAL AFFAIRS: Ayman Odeh’s Joint List would fall from the 15 seats it received in the last elections to 11 if Israelis headed to the polls today.
The gap between Likud and Yamina grew from a low of five seats in an October 8 Panels Research poll and seven last week.
A heated part of the hearing was where Gan Mor accused the state of using the Shin Bet because they do not trust citizens to tell the truth.
Glick explains why he has what it takes to replace Reuven Rivlin
"We have attempted to reach other solutions, but right now, our intention is to move forward with the same deal," Miki Zohar said.
What matters is that because Zohar did not have the coalition ready in time for the key vote and lost, suddenly Israelis are talking about submarines again.
"Most of the MKs in the Likud today are Netanyahu's yes men," she said. "They don't criticize him, and so he promotes them according to that."
“There is no alternative to Bibi,” Shas MK Moshe Abutbul told Radio Tzafon on Tuesday.
The survey also highlighted the lack of trust in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to manage the coronavirus crisis.
Poll finds Bennett could form government without Likud, haredi parties, Arabs
The agreement gives the chairmanship of the WZO to the Likud, and initially chairmanship of KKL to Mizrachi Olami, the mainstream modern Orthodox and religious-Zionist slate.
"It would've been better if this conversation had never happened, but the fact remains that it was a conversation between two friends," he said.
"I'm about respecting each individual -- live and let live," the MK said.
Yesha Council head David Elhayani spoke on the day that the Knesset was scheduled to ratify the historic peace deal between Israel and the UAE.
You might ask, why doesn’t the Justice Ministry have a director general if Nisseknorn chose Baron in August? Because Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has refused to bring his appointment to vote.
Zohar said the details of the reconciliation still needed to be worked out but that the World Likud, the largest faction in the WZO, would no longer be split.
Israel Democracy Institute survey finds that, 25 years after Rabin’s assassination, nearly half of Israelis think it could happen again.
Lapid: whoever doesnt vote for no confidence motion is a coward
Exodus in the Finance Ministry continues.
Finance Minister Katz says 2021 budget only ready for review by December, meaning 2021 budget deadline would be missed again.
Miri Regev and Eyal Berkovic got in a screaming match on N12 on Friday night after Berkovic called the Likud Party a "criminal organization" the previous week.
James Packer is also part of PM’s trial
Zamir became the first Blue and White minister to quit on Friday.
PM convinces court to resolve missing evidence dispute before response to indictment.
Petitions have already been filed to the High Court of Justice to strike down the limits on mass protests.
NATIONAL AFFAIRS: It's been a year of biblical blunders.
The next US administration, Senate and Congress could be led by Democrats who are “extremely angry at Israel’s government.”
Lapid criticized Netanyahu for not meeting with Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden when he went to Washington.
Who would have thought that the age-old debate over whether Israel is a Jewish or democratic state would be resolved by the coronavirus cabinet?
Medical teams, the elderly and those with preexisting conditions will be the first to receive the vaccine.
Both sides claim right to negotiate who will head Jewish Agency, Keren Hayesod, KKL-JNF
The two advisors were spotted in public while they were supposed to be in quarantine.
Yamina leader wants to bring half a million Jews from US, France to volunteer against coronavirus
A spokesman for Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi said that it may be on the agenda for next week.
Golan, who is a former deputy chief of staff of the IDF, said the agreements must be reviewed to guarantee that Israel kept its qualitative military advantage in the deals.
Litzman resignation becomes official, Deri breaks vow to Gantz
Cotler-Wunsh intends to use the post to ensure a channel of communication between the Knesset and the Diaspora on the COVID crisis, her spokeswoman said.
Yamina backed most; 8% say form Anglo party
POLITICAL AFFAIRS: For the first time ever in Netanyahu’s more than three decades in politics, the main alternative to his Likud was now a party on the Right.
There is precedent for distributing masks in Israel. When there was a chemical threat to Israel, all Israeli citizens were given gas masks.
"We can't let it happen that Netanyahu, a man with three criminal indictments, will become president."
Shetreet served as a Labor MK from 1992 to 1996 and held the religious affairs; science, culture and sports; and industry and trade portfolios.
The Yesh Atid-Telem faction will meet on Monday for the first time since MK Ofer Shelah announced that he would challenge Yair Lapid for the party leadership.
Netanyahu has often spoken of himself as the leader of the Right, but Liberman disputes that self-description.
Yesha Council launches campaign against Netanyahu over building
Yariv Levin: Doesn't make sense that we destroy settler houses, but not those of terrorists.
POLITICAL AFFAIRS: Netanyahu will always have an excuse to keep his defense minister and foreign minister out of the loop. All he has to do is say the Americans asked to keep it private.
Katz said he would soon appoint a replacement for Meridor.
“What is happening now in Judea and Samaria, is exactly the opposite of sovereignty. It is a lack of sovereignty,” said Gush Etzion Regional Council head Shlomo Na’aman.
Finance Ministry Head of the Budget Department submits a three-page resignation letter, ending a turbulent relationship with the minister who accused him of undermining him.
"Every day that Katz remains finance minister endangers the Israeli economy, the income of nearly a million people and the continued rule of the Right"
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Humility like Gantz’s is what Israel needs as the Netanyahu era draws to a close.
The coronavirus cabinet is still scheduled to meet on Sunday.
The Likud and Blue and White leaders’ "hudna"
Lapid: The people of Israel are the losers
The UAE deal opened up the possibility of a peace deal with Israel and the Arab world, but appeared to bury the possibility of annexation.
While no one really knows how long the trial will run, senior legal officials estimate that it will carry on until at least the middle of 2022 and possibly even longer.
“A 100-day budget is not a solution to anything. It only prolongs the problem. We’ll arrive on November 23 and then what? This is simply pushing back the end [of the coalition].”