Bennett clashes with IDF representatives during cabinet meeting

Jewish Home leader slams IDF decision to leave opening in wall protecting Beit El, aversion to demolishing terrorists' homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:59 PM

Will Netanyahu veto bill expelling families of terrorists?

Ministers to debate Jewish Home-sponsored bill on Sunday that would allow Israel to deport the families of terrorists.Tzvi Lev, Saturday, 7:47 PM

'French Aliyah - missed opportunity, will be corrected'

Minister Bennett at conference on French immigration: "From today, I intend to be the 'father' of the French Aliyah to Israel."Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 1:53 PM

'My kids' lives matter more than theoretical preaching'

Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett speaks to Jewish American media, defines BDS' goal - 'to destroy Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 4:27 PM

Bennett: Time to regulate Ofra

Education Minister says government refusal to demolish terrorist's homes, normalize lives of residents of Judea and Samaria encourage terrorArutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018, 5:08 PM

'Immigration from France - a historic missed opportunity'

PM instructs Diapora Affairs Minister Bennett to formulate plan to increase immigration among Jews from France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2018, 1:50 PM

Bennett says Israel will destroy Lebanon if war breaks out

As Israel battles Hezbollah's tunnels, Bennett says that Lebanon will pay the price in the next war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 11:34 AM

Bennett slams leftist MK: 'Michaeli lied'

Bennett slams MK Merav Michaeli for accusing Religious Zionist volunteers of 'brainwashing' secular schoolchildren.Tzvi Lev, 12/7/2018, 10:34 AM

Bennett slams Netanyahu over report mentioning his wife

'I married Gilat, a wonderful woman from a secular and ethical home, and together we made a wonderful Zionist, religious home.'Uzi Baruch, 12/5/2018, 9:40 PM

6,000 participate in first international Jewish People’s Parade

Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett: Today we are making history - Am Yisrael Chai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2018, 6:39 PM

Zilber shows up, Bennett leaves

Jewish Home chairman keeps his word, walking out of cabinet meeting to protest presence of deputy attorney general.Ido Ben Porat, 12/2/2018, 2:54 PM

“I see myself As Prime Minister after the Netanyahu era”

Miniater Naftali Bennett speaks about the narrow coalition and try to make an order in the chaos in Israeli politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2018, 8:18 PM

'Netanyahu is in favor of a two-state-solution'

Bennett criticizes Netanyahu for supporting a Palestinian state, calls on Israel to annex Ma'ale Adumim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2018, 5:57 PM

'We'll continue starting revolutions - but only if we're strong'

Education Minister and Jewish Home Chair meets in his office with Judea and Samaria mayors: 'You're the right team to lead settlement.'Mordechai Sones, 11/29/2018, 3:28 PM

'Government shelving right-wing legislation'

Education Minister says new elections likely to be held next May, criticizes PM for advancing bill to ensure his selection by president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2018, 9:53 AM

Kahlon, Bennett, Be Courageous!

Zionist Union Chairman encourages ministers to leave coalition and the PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 4:39 PM

'Free after-school programs for kids in southern Israel'

Minister Bennett discusses the tense security situation in the South and its effect on children near Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 2:47 PM

'Soldiers, not jurists, are the IDF's moral compass'

Minister Bennett addresses bereaved IDF families. 'Your sons did not fall in vain.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2018, 10:42 PM

Bennett on BBC: We won't create another Palestinian state

Minister Bennett speaks on BBC's 'Hard Talk.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2018, 3:02 PM

Bennett: Netanyahu checkmated me

Bennett talks about failed ultimatum to Netanyahu. 'I don't see this government lasting another year.'Tzvi Lev, 11/24/2018, 6:02 PM

Bennett slams general for criticizing political echelon

Bennett says it is improper for General Yair Golan to blast politicians while serving as a uniformed IDF officer. 'His job is to win wars.'Tzvi Lev, 11/23/2018, 8:46 AM

Ya'alon: No general should criticize a sitting politician

Former Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon slams Maj. Gen. Yair Golan for criticizing Minister Bennett.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2018, 10:50 PM

Bennett hits back at Yair Golan. 'Israel needs to start winning'

Bennett responds after General Yair Golan accuses him of 'weakening the IDF and the State of Israel'.Tzvi Lev, 11/22/2018, 9:34 PM

Former IDF deputy chief: Bennett is weakening the army and state

Maj. Gen. Yair Golan, currently on retirement vacation, slams Bennett's words on IDF legalization. 'The legal issue never hindered the IDF.'Ido Ben Porat, 11/22/2018, 12:06 PM

Bennett does not take back harsh words

Naftali Bennett sticks to what he said about soldiers fearing Military Advocate General. 'A surplus of legalization is costing us lives.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2018, 10:11 AM

Shaked admits: 'We lost this round'

Justice Minister explains why Netanyahu is wrong to hold defense portfolio, admits PM won this week's political confrontation.Mordechai Sones, 11/22/2018, 9:38 AM

Trump's Deal of the Century peace plan is a 'waste of time'

Justice Min.doubtful government can survive after Defense Min's departure, says Trump's 'Deal of the Century' unlikely to lead to peace.David Rosenberg, 11/21/2018, 11:22 AM

'Hamas toppled Defense Min. - should we let them topple gov't?'

Leading Religious Zionist rabbi stands by Jewish Home ministers after decision not to quit coalition. 'We need a right-wing government.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2018, 11:27 AM

Strategic goals, not headlines, define response to Hamas

Netanyahu is astute enough to avoid Iran's trap even at a political cost and erosion of support among the Israeli public.   Ron Jager, 11/20/2018, 12:18 AM

Did National Security Council, rabbi stop Bennett resignation?

Head of NSC reportedly visits Rabbi Chaim Druckman, who contacted Jewish Home leader to tell him not to resign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2018, 8:29 PM

'IDF soldiers fear no one'

PM Netanyahu slams Minister Bennett for saying IDF soldiers more afraid of military prosecutor than Hamas leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2018, 4:21 PM

'Bennett, Shaked stuck to their seats at any cost'

Former Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman slams Naftali Bennett, Ayelet Shaked, and PM Netanyahu as unconcerned with security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2018, 3:41 PM

No apology from Bennett

Education Minister rebuffs criticism of remarks that IDF soldiers more concerned with military prosecutor than with Hamas terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2018, 3:22 PM

'Jewish Home ministers did the right thing'

Likud leaders praise Bennett, Shaked for remaining in coalition. Ex-Defense Minister Liberman and left-wing MKs blast decision.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2018, 1:02 PM

Jewish Home to remain in Netanyahu government

Naftali Bennett, Ayelet Shaked say they will remain in Netanyahu's government despite his refusal to appoint Bennett as Defense Minister.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2018, 11:03 AM

Bennett, Shaked expected to resign on Monday

Jewish Home senior ministers reportedly set to resign from government Monday morning after Netanyahu refuses demand for Defense Ministry.David Rosenberg, 11/18/2018, 9:50 PM

Netanyahu: I will serve as Defense Minister

Prime Minister announces plans to keep Defense Ministry portfolio following departure of Avigdor Liberman, despite Jewish Home ultimatum.David Rosenberg, 11/18/2018, 8:33 PM

Amsalem: We're going to elections because of Bennett

Coalition Chairman says Israel headed to elections because of Jewish Home leader. 'He insulted Liberman for the past 8 months.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2018, 11:50 AM

Kahlon: I don't have a problem with Bennett as Defense Minister

Finance Minister denies rejecting the idea of Naftali Bennett being appointed defense minister.Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2018, 1:06 AM

Jewish Home rises to 10 seats in new poll

Majority of the public doesn't want to see Bennett as defense minister while Likud reverses slide in a new survey.Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 9:04 PM

Netanyahu allies say new elections on the way

Ministers Tzachi Hanegbi, Yariv Levin predict that coalition will fall apart, say that Israel is going to elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2018, 11:29 AM

'Bennett will restore deterrence, strengthen the right'

Jewish Home MK Nissan Slomiansky says Education Minister Bennett right to demand defense ministry, will end building freeze.Benny Toker, 11/15/2018, 7:21 PM

Minister Ariel: 'Bennett is best candidate for defense minister'

Jewish Home minister calls on government to fulfill forgotten promise to Bennett. 'We demand the defense portfolio.'Benny Tocker, 11/14/2018, 4:37 PM

Cabinet debate: Bennett, Liberman oppose Netanyahu

About half of Security Cabinet ministers reportedly reject PM's push for cease-fire, preventing vote on motion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2018, 9:00 PM

'The way the funds were transferred was like protection money'

Bennett attacks transfer of Qatari funds to Hamas in Gaza, explains why Jewish Home requested another hearing on the 'Sa'ar Law.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 1:02 PM

Bennett: I urge Macron not to offer excuses for Nazi supporters

'Marshal Pétain facilitated the mass-murder of Jews. It is unacceptable to suggest that previous deeds mitigate such atrocities.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2018, 12:37 PM

Israel and US Jews post-Pittsburgh

What is happening to the complex and sensitive relationship between Israelis and American Jews in the wake of the massacre in Pittsburgh?The Land Of Israel Network, 11/7/2018, 1:55 PM

Rivlin: 'One can love Ariel without deriding academia'

President speaks at Seventh Higher Education Conference, addressing Bennett's criticism of university establishment for opposing Ariel U.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2018, 2:27 PM

Bennett to Liberman: Bring security or move aside

Leader of the Jewish Home Party, Minister Naftali Bennett, attacks the Minister of Defense and his policyHezki Baruch, 11/5/2018, 6:44 PM

Netanyahu okays 'death penalty for terrorists' bill

Following pressure from Bennett, PM gives green light to bill making it easier for terrorists convicted of murder to be executed.Hezki Baruch, 11/5/2018, 9:48 AM

Bennett: I'm the only one who holds Rabin's view

After mass rally at Rabin square, heckling of Likud minister, Jewish Home chairman says: 'Rabin was adamantly opposed to Palestinian state.'Hezki Baruch, 11/4/2018, 9:37 AM

Bennett: Rabin memorial a disgrace

After Likud MK Tzachi Hanegbi loudly booed during speech, Bennett says memorial rally deteriorated into a 'shameful leftist demonstration'.Tzvi Lev, 11/3/2018, 9:28 PM

Leon says he doesn't need Jewish Home's support in Jerusalem

Responding to reports that Jewish Home will support rival Ofer Berkovich, Moshe Leon says his 'only deal is with Jerusalem residents'.Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2018, 2:44 PM

Ex-ADL chief blasts Bennett, Dermer, for Pittsburgh response

Abraham Foxman says Israeli officials should not have supported President Trump following Pittsburgh massacre.JTA, 11/2/2018, 1:47 PM

Jewish Home to advance bill deporting families of terrorists

Bennett: 'Terrorism has become lucrative to Palestinians and their families.'Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2018, 9:10 AM

Left-wing Jewish group bashes Bennett for defending Trump

J-Street accuses Israeli minister of giving cover to Trump to 'spread hate', after minister says Trump not to blame for synagogue shooting.David Rosenberg, 11/1/2018, 5:32 PM

Bennett: Using anti-Semitic massacre to attack Trump is unfair

Jewish Home chairman criticizes those who have been using Pittsburgh massacre to attack US President.Elad Benari, 10/30/2018, 11:18 PM