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Rav Kav travel cards to be reinstated for east Jerusalem residents

Residents of east Jerusalem have not been able to use Rav Kav cards since the beginning of 2020 after then-transportation minister Bezalel Smotrich announced an expected year-long pause.

Arab protesters throw bottles at police after Jerusalem barricades removed

Religious Zionist Party leader Bezalel Smotrich criticized the removal of the barricades, saying that it was "succumbing to terror" and could end up encouraging further violence.

Smotrich slams Netanyahu for Gaza rockets: 'Maybe time to replace him'

Smotrich's comments follow the barrage of rockets launched into Israel from the Gaza Strip last Saturday night, as well the ongoing violent riots in Jerusalem.


Why Smotrich could finish off Netanyahu - analysis

Had ideology been Smotrich's sole consideration, that could indeed have been praiseworthy. But there is plenty of politics involved as well.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the 2021 International Bible Contest for Youth on Thursday, Isr

Netanyahu turns to Sa'ar as RZP remain firm in rejection of Ra'am

Smotrich posted video comparing Monsour Abbas to PLO leader Yasser Arafat.

Religious Zionist party head Bezalel Smotrich in Sa-Nur, April 15, 2021.

Smotrich: Arab parties are the enemy, no government can depend on them

In Sa-Nur, Smotrich clarified that the only option was a government with Likud, Shas, UTJ, Yamina and New Hope. Then, he would demand the settlement be rebuilt.

What is Smotrich asking of Arab Israeli parties? - opinion

Is reconciliation – albeit not acceptance – possible, and if so, how?


Israel's coalition snafu: 6 ways to end the ongoing political impasse

POLITICAL AFFAIRS: There remain at least six options for preventing additional elections and stopping influencers around the world from pitying our political quagmire.


Smotrich has not learned the lessons of the Holocaust - editorial

Smotrich’s odious utterings and implied threat wouldn’t have been appropriate at any time, let alone on the eve of a day that demands we remember man’s inhumanity.

Bennett breaks anti-Arab vow in meeting with PM - report

Netanyahu invited Bennett to Balfour in ‘charm offensive’ for the first time since the Yamina leader entered politics in 2012.

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