Is Abbas anti-Semitic? You decide

US Amb. Friedman responds to PA Chairman Abbas' claim that he is 'the son of a dog' an a 'settler.'Uzi Baruch, Monday, 10:39 PM

'I'm not a man who gets excited, but this is exciting'

Israel Prize winner Natan Sharansky recalls the conversation with Minister Bennett in which he was informed he won the prize.Ben Ariel, Monday, 2:08 AM

Bereaved mother wins Israel Prize

Miriam Peretz, mother of fallen soldiers Uriel and Eliraz, wins Israel Prize for strengthening the Jewish-Israeli spirit.Ido Ben Porat, 3/15/2018, 11:11 PM

Former Likud minister David Levy wins Israel Prize

Naftali Bennett announces that former Foreign Minister David Levy wins Israel Prize for Lifetime Achievement.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 9:09 PM

Bennett: Common sense prevailed

Education Minister praises agreement to avoid early elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2018, 9:39 PM

'Netanyahu, don't topple your own government'

Jewish Home chairman tells Arutz Sheva his party is working to stabilize coalition, prevent early elections.Uzi Baruch, 3/13/2018, 4:15 PM

'IDF can't handle so many haredi soldiers at once'

Education Minister Bennett says coalition crisis is 'hollow,' no reason to push for immediate draft of all haredi yeshiva students.Hezki Baruch, 3/12/2018, 12:02 PM

'Recruitment crisis solved. Everything's in Netanyahu's hands'

'We've reached a plan haredim can live with, even if not easily. The PM will decide whether to stabilize government or go to elections.'Mordechai Sones, 3/11/2018, 1:47 PM

Bennett hints he will challenge Netanyahu for prime minister

Bennett says he will run against Prime Minister Netanyahu if 'elections are declared for personal reasons'.Tzvi Lev, 3/11/2018, 9:45 AM

'In the era of Trump, time is no longer on Palestinians' side'

Jewish Home chief tells Politico President Trump's Jerusalem declaration altered peace equation, says time no longer on PA's side.David Rosenberg, 3/9/2018, 1:20 PM

Bennett: Next time, I'll demand the defense portfolio

Education Minister: Under PM Netanyahu, I'll insist on defense portfolio. If Netanyahu steps down, I'll run for PM.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2018, 9:46 AM

'No shortcuts to leadership'

MK Smotrich at National Union conference sends message to Jewish Home Chair: 'If Bennett wants to, he can solve the crisis in ten minutes.'Eliran Aharon-Mordechai Sones, 3/7/2018, 4:27 PM

Congressman DeSantis discusses US Embassy move with Min Bennett

'You're going to go down in history as someone who really made a meaningful difference for the Jewish People.'Mordechai Sones, 3/7/2018, 1:24 PM

'It would be unforgivable to topple a right-wing government'

Education Minister working hard from Washington to end coalition crisis over the draft law.Uzi Baruch, Washington, 3/6/2018, 5:14 AM

'Middle East is in a dangerous regional arms race'

Education Minister Bennett warns that a nuclear Middle East is a threat to the entire world.Uzi Baruch, Washington, 3/5/2018, 11:10 PM

Ministers Bennett and Shaked seeking solution to draft crisis

Two ministers working from Washington to convince haredi factions and Kulanu to approve draft law in preliminary reading only.Mordechai Sones, 3/5/2018, 9:08 PM

'We need to know America has our back'

On Fox News, Education Minister Naftali Bennett speaks about PM Netanyahu, Iran, the Taylor Force Act, Hezbollah, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2018, 8:07 PM

'A new town in Judea and Samaria - thanks to the far-left'

Ministers thank Supreme Court for delaying demolition of Netiv Ha'avot homes.Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2018, 2:53 PM

'Breaking the Silence Law' passes first reading

Law to ban 'Breaking the Silence' from entering Israeli schools passes first Knesset reading.Hezki Baruch, 2/26/2018, 11:29 PM

CEO of Israeli news site admits: I was told to attack Bennett

CEO of Walla! admits he was told to attack Education Minister Bennett 'hard.'Uzi Baruch, 2/24/2018, 10:09 PM

Netanyahu: Abbas continues to run away from peace

Israeli politicians blast Abbas remarks at UN. Bennett: I advise Abu Mazen to focus on creating a practical future.Elad Benari, 2/21/2018, 6:16 AM

'Holocaust Day studies should focus on Holocaust denial'

Zionist Union MK Broshi calls on Education Minister Bennett to focus this year's Holocaust Remembrance Day studies on Holocaust denial.Hezki Baruch, 2/19/2018, 2:55 PM

'A new town for every house the Supreme Court demolishes'

Ministers look to normalize embattled Gush Etzion neighborhood, vow that 'for every demolished house, we'll approve another town.'Hezki Baruch, 2/18/2018, 9:25 PM

Bennett: Israel stamds in grief with Florida and all of America

Diaspora Affairs Minister sends condolence letter to families of Florida shooting victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2018, 8:23 PM

'Don't create a conflict of loyalty for our daughters'

Leading Religious Zionist women insist Education Minister rescind decision to support groups guiding religious girls to army enlistment.Ido Ben Porat, 2/15/2018, 12:20 PM

'A leader shouldn't accept gifts from billionaires'

'Prime Minister runs affairs of state in proper manner; would never harm Israel's security for a foreign cause.'Mordechai Sones, 2/14/2018, 12:40 PM

'Syria is just a tentacle of Iran - Tehran is the real threat'

Education Minister says Israel must engage in multi-pronged campaign to challenge growing Iranian hegemony in the Mideast.Yoni Kempinski, 2/12/2018, 3:51 PM

Bennett: We will lead the government when Netanyahu's time is up

Education Minister Bennett says the government won't collapse, no reason to hold elections over police recommendation.Uzi Baruch, 2/12/2018, 2:13 PM

'With remarks like this, the left will never return to power'

MK enraged after decorated reserve general alleges that renewed tensions with Syria were engineered by PM to distract from police probe.Tzvi Lev, 2/11/2018, 4:41 PM

Minister promises: Terror victim's hometown will triple in size

Education Minister Bennett promises to work to triple size of terror victim's hometown, turn it into a city.Reut Hadar, 2/7/2018, 7:02 PM

Terror victim would give up his break for his students

Jewish Home chairman speaks about Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal and how he would work with students during his recess.Hezki Baruch, 2/7/2018, 5:45 AM

Poland gets back at Bennett

Poland penalizes Education Minister for statement in which he tells Poles 'the past can not be rewritten'; upcoming state visit cancelled.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/5/2018, 10:06 PM

Bennett plans Poland visit to challenge Holocaust law

Education Minister to travel to Poland, vows to 'speak the truth' about Polish crimes against Jews during the Holocaust.Uzi Baruch, 2/5/2018, 10:50 AM

Bennett debates PA spokesman on Trump's Jerusalem declaration

Watch: Jewish Home chief debates veteran PA spokesperson Saeb Erekat, defends Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2018, 2:44 PM

Poll: Right-wing, religious bloc opens up 18-seat lead over Left

Labor, Arab Joint List plummet as coalition factions expand majority to 69 seats. Netanyahu set to become longest-serving PM in history.David Rosenberg, 2/2/2018, 11:16 AM

'Netanyahu is innocent, would never harm Israel's security'

'I'm convinced Prime Minister would never harm Israel's security for foreign purposes. I believe he'll emerge completely vindicated.'Eliran Aharon, Mordechai Sones, 2/1/2018, 10:57 PM

'IDF should avoid pursuing agendas not related to security'

Naftali Bennett weighs in on dust-up between IDF and prominent Religious Zionist rabbis over expansion of mixed-gender units.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 9:19 PM

'For Israel, equation is clear: Hezbollah equals Lebanon'

'In Lebanon, you must understand civilians will suffer. Shiite residents with rockets at home won't be able to say that they didn't know.'Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 1/29/2018, 9:27 PM

Could Israeli guides at Auschwitz be arrested under new law?

Israeli tour guides worry that new law will cause them to be imprisoned for discussing Polish involvement in Holocaust.Tzvi Lev, 1/28/2018, 10:19 PM

Refusal to recognize terror victim's town 'unbelievable'

Havat Gilad founder, Samaria Council Head, respond to government's decision not to approve town after terror attack.Ido Ben Porat, 1/27/2018, 9:04 PM

Government won't discuss legalization of Havat Gilad outpost

Despite promises, the government will not debate the legalization of Havat Gilad outpost. 'The time for excuses is over.'Tzvi Lev, 1/25/2018, 10:02 PM

Bennett and Shaked: Normalize Havat Gilad

Jewish Home Ministers urge Netanyahu to bring proposal to normalize the status of Havat Gilad to a vote in the Cabinet.Nitsan Keidar, 1/25/2018, 5:45 AM

Bennett: I intend to be PM after Netanyahu

Jewish Home leader says current government is good, but he intends to lead national camp after PM retires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2018, 8:38 PM

Bennett: Our goal is national leadership

Jewish Home chairman optimistic that the party will again run together with National Union in the next election.Eliran Aharon, 1/23/2018, 1:13 AM

Education Minister: Defense Minister's behavior is 'provocative'

Education Minister Bennett says Defense Minister Liberman's visit to Ashdod mall on Shabbat was inappropriate and needlessly provocative.Haim Lev, 1/22/2018, 10:40 AM

Bennett number 2 to Shaked? 'Not on the agenda'

Jewish Home Chairman addresses poll indicating more support for Ayelet Shaked than himself. 'She has extraordinary abilities.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2018, 10:32 AM

'Legalize terror victim's town immediately'

Jewish Home chief presses PM to recognize Havat Gilad outpost in Samaria as full-fledged town, after resident murder yards away from home.Uzi Baruch, 1/21/2018, 5:36 PM

Diaspora Ministry: Dramatic increase in anti-Semitism

Annual report indicates record number of anti-Semitic events in UK, half of Western Europe immigrant population holds anti-Semitic views.Mordechai Sones, 1/21/2018, 10:59 AM

Religious Zionist factions divided over calls to fire Eizenkot

Religious Zionist factions take sides over leading rabbi's call to fire IDF Chief of Staff.Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2018, 11:56 AM

Education Minister: I shouldn't have called rabbi 'impertinent'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett apologizes for calling Tzfat's Rabbi Eliyahu 'impertinent,' says IDF is working to fix its issues.Chana Roberts, 1/18/2018, 11:23 AM

Meretz MK says he is willing to be part of Jewish Home-led gov't

'I'm willing to sit in any governmant that agrees on splitting the wealth and splitting the land.'Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2018, 11:20 AM

Education Minister: IDF belongs to all of us, we mustn't harm it

Education Minister Bennett says he shouldn't have called Rabbi Eliyahu 'impertinent' for demanding IDF Chief of Staff Eizenkot step down.Uzi Baruch, 1/17/2018, 2:56 PM

Jewish Home Min.: It's chutzpah to say IDF has a feminist agenda

Education Minister Bennett criticizes Tzfat Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu for demanding IDF Chief of Staff Eizenkot step down.Hezki Baruch, 1/17/2018, 11:02 AM

'The era of the Palestinian state has passed'

Jewish Home Chair Naftali Bennett says PA chief Abbas' speech Sunday shows 'he's lost his grip on reality. Time for sovereignty has come.'Mordechai Sones, 1/15/2018, 7:31 PM

Bennett: The tunnel threat will pass within a year

Education Minister suggests to Gazans: Invest in schools, not in terror.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2018, 5:39 AM

Likud opposing 'Ariel University bill'

Standoff between Jewish Home and Likud continues over bill putting Judea and Samaria colleges under Israeli law.Tzvi Lev, 1/14/2018, 9:53 AM

Funeral attendees shout: 'Revenge! Revenge!'

Eulogy by Minister Bennett disrupted by cries for vengeance; Bennett replies: 'I hear the pain, I love you and salute you.'Yoni Kempinski & M Sones, 1/10/2018, 3:00 PM