Citing Health Problems, Ben-Eliezer Resigns From Knesset

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer on Thursday said he would resign from the Knesset, after nearly four decades of government service.Yaakov Levi, 12/11/2014, 11:36 AM

Israeli Building? Doesn't US Have Other Things to Worry About?

Knesset chairman questions US scrutiny of Jerusalm building plans. 'ISIS is taking over the Middle East, and they worry about this?'Moshe Cohen, 10/2/2014, 3:12 PM

Reuven Rivlin Sworn In as Israel's Tenth President

Ceremony overshadowed by Gaza operation; both President Peres and incoming President Rivlin address Israeli war effort.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 7/24/2014, 9:14 PM

Edelstein: Draft Causing a Rift Among Israelis

MK Yuli Edelstein expressed fears that the draft bill requiring hareidi students to serve in the IDF may cause a major rift among Israelis.David Lev, 3/2/2014, 6:24 PM

'Here, in This House, Lives the Democracy of Israel'

Knesset Speaker welcomes Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to the Knesset, stressing the democratic nature of the state.David Lev, 1/20/2014, 6:32 PM

Edelstein: Christmas Trees Bring Back 'Bad Memories' for Jews

The reason he did not sanction one in front of the Knesset had nothing to do with Christians, but with Jews, says MK Yuli Edelstein.David Lev, 12/26/2013, 2:57 PM

Polish President: We Hope to Resolve Shechita Issue Soon

President of Poland, Bronisław Komorowski, says his government was very concerned over the ban on kosher slaughter in his country.David Lev, 11/4/2013, 6:30 PM

Journalist Sorry for Telling Minister to ‘Go Back to Russia’

A Haaretz journalist has apologized for telling Minister Edelstein, a former Prisoner of Zion, to “go back to Russia.”Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2012, 7:44 PM

Video: 2,000 Jews Worship in Kever Yosef

Minister Yuli Edelstein told worshipers at Kever Yosef Wednesday night that most ministers favored restoring Jewish control of the siteDavid Lev, 2/16/2012, 9:22 AM

Minister: Arabs are 'a Lowly Nation'

Minister Yuli Edelstein says as long as Arabs invest in terror, there will be no peace.Gil Ronen, 12/25/2011, 11:19 PM

Edelstein: Abbas Set Up 'National Terror Government'

Government Minister Yuli Edelstein said Thursday that the latest deal between Hamas and Fatah should not surprise Israelis.David Lev, 12/22/2011, 3:47 PM

Fury in Israel over Abbas-Mashaal Meeting

Minister Yuli Edelstein: the PA is now a terror entity – result "will be a disaster for the Palestinians."Gil Ronen, 11/24/2011, 7:06 PM