Lockdown on some Jerusalem neighborhoods begins in effort to stop coronavirus spread, April 12, 2020
Aryeh Deri: National lockdown will be declared soon

"A general lockdown will occur soon and the government will meet on Thursday in order to decide on this."

Is Netanyahu's historic right-wing pact at an end?

POLITICAL AFFAIRS: Does Netanyahu truly face any political consequences for the recent political shenanigans? The answer is not so simple.

Shas leader Arye Deri (right) and UTJ leader Ya'acov Litzman (far left) attend a meeting in Jerusale
Ultra-Orthodox parties to thwart High Court override bill

Likud MK and coalition chair Miki Zohar has stated that he would recommend PM Netanyahu support opposition bill to institute Knesset override of High Court decisions, threatening new coalition crisis

Shas leader Arye Deri (right) and UTJ leader Ya'acov Litzman (far left) attend a meeting in Jerusale
Ultra-Orthodox MKs express frustration with Netanyahu

“If Netanyahu tries to dissolve the Knesset we will oppose it, there is no reason to take the country into another round of ridiculous and unnecessary elections” UTJ MK Uri Maklev said.

Attorney-General Avichay Mandelblit
Arye Deri, haredi MKs hit out at police, gov't treatment of public

Shas leader demands publication of criteria for lockdowns of cities and neighborhoods

Knesset commitee on coronavirus meets to discuss furher regulations, April 7, 2020
Ministers don't let MKs give up salaries

MKs from Likud, Shas and Yamina co-sponsored the bill.

The Shas Party's changing sensitivity – analysis

Thirty-five years ago, Peretz's comments – which badly offended the sensibilities of many – did not hurt his standing in the party or the government. Gazahi's words ended his political career.

Shas candidate gives up Knesset following lewd modesty comment

11 new MKs set to enter Knesset under Expanded Norwegian Law

Rabbi Stav slams Yamina for ignoring religion and state while in office

Head of the Tzohar rabbinical association accuses Yamina leaders of using concern over rabbinical judges committee as a political tool, says ‘public won’t buy’

Yamina accuses Netanyahu of ‘contempt’ for religious-Zionist community

MKs Shaked and Smotrich denounce the decision to give the chairmanship of the committee for selecting rabbinical judges to the ultra-Orthodox Shas Party.

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