New Right

Bait Yehudi
Bennett, Smotrich agree to run together in upcoming elections

In effect, this union results in one similar to the Yamina party from the September elections, excluding Rafi Peretz and the Bayit Yehudi party.

Bait Yehudi
Netanyahu pressuring Bennett to bring in far-right party

Less than 24 hours after saying that New Right was running alone as a liberal, right-wing party, Bennett hails unity of entire spectrum of religious-Zionist world; Otzma and Bayit Yehudi are defiant.

Negotiations between Smotrich and Peretz fall apart

Merger negotiations between The National Union and Bayit Yehudi have broken down, as both parties seek ways to clear the electoral threshold and not lose votes for the Right.

By ANA BERSKY/MAARIV
14/01/2020
Head of New Right party Naftali Bennett [L] and MK Ayelet Shaked [R]
New Right declares it is running alone in elections

Bayit Yehudi and National Union still in negotiations for joint run.

Liberman offers Shaked a top spot in his list, she refuses - report

The issue of the political future of the former minister of Justice, is one of the open questions ahead of upcoming elections.

New Right launch election campaign without Shaked

New Right will also target Blue and White voters in Tel Aviv and the Sharon coastal district.

Bayit Yehudi and National Union in merger discussions

Former Bayit Yehudi leaders Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked tried in vain to make the party more socially liberal and less beholden to the religious-Zionist rabbis.

Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett looks at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a visit t
Yisrael Beytenu MK: Bennett revealed strategic military plans

"He is treated in an official manner that he does not deserve."

Bennett: New Right will run independently in next election

In a convention for The New Right party, Defense Minister Naftali Bennet said that despite the merger with Likud for the current Knesset, in a third election the party will run independently.

By ANA BERSKY/MAARIV
26/11/2019
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