Response to Bennett's demand? Cabinet meeting canceled

Cabinet meeting planned for Wednesday canceled after Bennett calls on AG to instruct PM to immediately convene cabinet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2019, 11:39 AM

Bennett presents: Operation 'Burning the Chametz'

Minister Bennett outlines program for dealing with Hamas. 'With regard to Gaza, there is something that can be done.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 5:53 PM

I wish I could endorse New Right

I see no other leadership that understands power and what to do with it once it is in your hands besides Meretz and the New Right. Opinion.Mordechai Sones, 3/20/2019, 12:31 PM

Bennett: 'Defeat Hamas, restrain the Supreme Court'

Education Min. responds to criticism of his statements about soldiers' hands being tied by legal system. 'Judges - judge. Let the IDF win.'Hezki Baruch, 3/12/2019, 5:06 PM

Watch: Bennett leaves BDS activist in the dust

'The Palestinians have spent the past 71 years victimizing themselves. What have you brought to the world besides suicide terrorists?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2019, 2:29 PM

Bennett: Netanyahu, Trump plan to establish a Palestinian state

Watch: Minister claims "Netanyahu and Trump are in agreement on launching plan for Palestinian state immediately after elections."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2019, 11:26 AM

'The right is on the map - we're not going anywhere'

Minister explains decision to form New Right party, addresses US peace plan. "We will not enter government supporting a Palestinian state."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2019, 12:29 PM

Shaked looks to win over haredi voters

'No coercion will work with haredi society; I and Bennett fight for separation in academia, believe haredim will integrate into job market.'Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2019, 10:53 PM

MK Bitan: Bennett betrayed the Jewish Home, is unreliable

Former Coalition Chairman David Bitan blasts Bennett in wide ranging interview for leaving the Jewish Home in shambles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2019, 1:26 PM

Could Netanyahu form alliance with Bennett?

Prime Minister reportedly seeking to form joint list of Likud and the New Right for this year's election, to counter Benny Gantz.Tzvi Lev, 1/31/2019, 10:57 PM

Bennett backs PM: 'Inappropriate for one man to replace gvmt'

New Right Chairman says AG decision on Netanyahu cases important, but he doesn't have power to harm democratic election process.Mordechai Sones, 1/28/2019, 9:11 PM

Report finds 'record high' levels of anti-Semitism

2018: Record high in the number of Jews murdered in anti-Semitic attacks, 70% of anti-Jewish attacks anti-Israel in nature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 12:05 PM

Ya'alon willing to run together with Bennett

Despite rocky relationship with Naftali Bennett, Ya'alon doesn't rule out merging with the New Right, says Likud MKs want him back.Tzvi Lev, 1/24/2019, 6:42 PM

'Ayelet Shaked's judicial revolution will not be stopped'

New Right chairman defends justice minister following revelations of scandal in judicial system. 'Political attacks won't weaken her.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2019, 9:28 AM

Internal Likud poll finds Shaked, Bennett, unwanted in Likud

Poll taken at annual Likud festival finds Bennett and Shaked's popularity waning while Netanyahu remains popular.Tzvi Lev, 1/12/2019, 9:34 PM

'New Right' calls Ofer Berkowitz rumors 'fake news'

Party denies overtures made to Hitorerut Chairman and former Jerusalem mayoral candidate to join ministers Bennett and Shaked in new party.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2019, 10:34 AM

Likud MK: 'Zionist Union' falling apart from within

MK Anat Berko attacks MK Merav Michaeli who shunned word 'Zionist' in 'Zionist Union'; 'Michaeli's no different from Joint Arab List.'Hezki Baruch, 12/31/2018, 9:41 PM

Report: 'New Right' will unite with Jewish Home after elections

New party formed by Bennett, Shaked will reportedly unite with Jewish Home for coalition negotiations and will create joint Knesset faction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2018, 8:16 AM

Bennett and Shaked form new political party

After 5 years of leading the Jewish Home, Bennett and Shaked to form 'HaYamin Hachadash'.Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 8:26 PM

Plan to promote French Aliyah to Israel

Minister Bennett and National Economic Council head Avi Simhon to bring outline for Cabinet approval on Sunday.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2018, 3:38 PM

'You cannot be defense minister'

After Shaked raises Jewish Home demand that Bennett be DM, fiery exchange erupts between Netanyahu, Bennett, Shaked, and Katz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2018, 1:07 PM

Education Minister submits bill to expel terrorist families

Bennett: 'I decided to bring bill to expel terrorist's families to vote despite vigorous opposition of lawyers surrounding Netanyahu.'Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2018, 6:02 PM

Bennett: 'Excess legalization' preventing capture of terrorist

Minister publishes letter received by attorney representing Shevach family as case in point as to why Barkan terrorist still not captured.Tal Polon, 11/22/2018, 10:14 AM

'Not flip-flopping but national responsibility'

Rabbi Yaakov Medan backs Jewish Home decision not to resign: 'DM should lead victory, not containment, and Bennett's the man.'Shimon Cohen, 11/20/2018, 4:41 PM

Bennett: It's time for elections

Jewish Home leader says impossible to continue government, 'Liberman destroyed government when he pulled out'.Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 8:35 PM

Netanyahu scrambles to prop up coalition

After Jewish Home to leave coalition if Bennett not appointed defense minister, PM says Kahlon holds the key to prevent elections.Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 5:44 PM

Likud and Bennett face off

Likud goes to war against Jewish Home head over the demand to be appointed defense minister. 'Right-wing camp will not forgive him.'Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 5:30 PM

PM in last ditch effort to avert early elections

Netanyahu is speaking by phone with heads of coalition parties, asking them to avoid potentially 'disastrous' election.Gil Ronen and Tzvi Lev, 11/16/2018, 2:52 PM

Shaked: Bennett will bring back Israel's deterrence

'It's essential to appoint Naftali Bennett as defense minister. We can't let the situation continue the way it has down south.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2018, 12:02 PM

Bennett and Netanyahu to meet Friday

Naftali Bennett to reiterate his demand while meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu that he will resign if not appointed defense minister.Tzvi Lev, 11/16/2018, 7:32 AM

Bennett: I'll make Israel win again

As coalition crumbles, Jewish Home head says he wants to defense minister to stop deterrence from continuing to erode.Tzvi Lev, 11/15/2018, 5:38 PM

Report: Jewish Home planned on leaving gov't before Liberman

Jewish Home faction allegedly planned on mass resignation from gov't only to be preempted by Avigdor Liberman's Yisrael Beytenu.Tzvi Lev, 11/15/2018, 5:11 PM

Netanyahu will meet with Bennett over his demand

Officials in prime minister's office say Netanyahu will meet with Bennett within context of meetings with all heads of coalition factions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 11:18 AM

Bennett - 'Trump is a great friend of the Jewish People'

Israeli Minister of Education, Naftali Bennett, comes out in support of President Trump while overseas supporting Pittsburgh community.Ezra Sanders, 10/30/2018, 10:36 PM

Bennett to visit Pennsylvania after Shabbat massacre

Diaspora Affairs Minister to visit the scene of Shabbat bloodbath after 11 Jews killed. 'May the memory of the murdered be blessed.'Tzvi Lev, 10/27/2018, 8:02 PM

Synagogue shooter identified as 46 year-old Robert Bowers

Bowers used AR-15 and pistol to kill 11 in synagogue shooting, reportedly yelled during shooting that "All Jews must die".Tzvi Lev, 10/27/2018, 7:37 PM

Defying Bennett, J-lem's Jewish Home branch endorses Moshe Lion

Disobeying party leader Naftali Bennett, Jerusalem's Jewish Home branch supports Lion and not Zeev Elkin. 'Bennett is making a mistake.'Tzvi Lev, 10/18/2018, 4:15 PM

IDF attacks Hamas position in Gaza

Attack carried out after two terrorists damage security fence in southern Gaza with bomb.Mordechai Sones, 10/15/2018, 6:26 PM

Education Minister: 'Time to move to iron fist'

Jewish Home Chairman: 'We must prevent terrorists from infiltrating into Israel and set clear rule: Infiltrating terrorist doesn't return.'Mordechai Sones, 10/15/2018, 3:27 PM

Bennett condemns Virginia graffiti attack

'We stand side by side with the Jewish community in North Virginia,' minister says, after JCC defaced with swastikas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2018, 7:56 AM

Bennett on Merkel: A true friend of Israel

Bennett meets German Chancellor: 'Glad Chancellor clarified Khan al-Ahmar story.'Mordechai Sones, 10/4/2018, 11:57 AM

'Prevent situation where Iran surrounds Israel'

Minister Bennett says Russians understood Syrian fire felled their plane; Israel will continue preventing Iranian establishment in Syria.Mordechai Sones, 9/20/2018, 11:38 AM

'If you don't mow the lawn - the lawn mows you!'

Bennett critical of PM, DM's security policy. 'Withdraw from confrontation - get momentary quiet and strengthening of the enemy in return.'Yoni Kempinski, 9/4/2018, 11:49 AM

Watch: Bennett opens school year with courageous kids

Education Minister arrives to Dream Garden, special kindergarten for cancer patients, speaks with children and staff.Yoni Kempinski, 9/2/2018, 2:23 PM

Bennett: No political alliance with Litzman

Bennett says he has great respect for Deputy Minister Litzman, but they have no political alliance regarding future coalition conditions.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2018, 12:35 PM

Bennett keeps his promise to eat at Ariel burger joint

After McDonald's said it would boycott Judea and Samaria, Bennett promised to eat at first branch opened in Ariel by Burgeranch competitor.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2018, 9:35 AM

Gabbay: 'I don't trust Netanyahu, Liberman, and Bennett'

'If choice between agreement and operation run by Netanyahu, Liberman, and Bennett, I choose agreement," Gabbay says.Mordechai Sones, 8/19/2018, 12:10 PM

Shin Bet head warns Gaza deal will strengthen Hamas

According to spy chief, inking ceasefire with Hamas in Gaza will 'show Palestinians that only violence gets results'.Tzvi Lev, 8/17/2018, 12:16 AM

Bennett attacks Liberman: 'Gaza deal tailwind for terrorism'

Bennet continues assault on Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman and reported cease fire with Hamas. 'Hamas shoots rockets and Israel folds.'Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2018, 8:24 PM

'Liberman's gestures to Hamas are a mistake'

Minister opposes ground operation, sets out alternative plan to eradicate terrorism; 'Jewish Home will vote against Israel-Hamas agreement.'Mordechai Sones, 8/14/2018, 8:26 PM

'You keep on tweeting, we'll keep on leading'

Jewish Home Chairman responds to former PM who lashed out at Jewish Home Party, 'the national tweeter with his daily provocation.'Mordechai Sones, 8/7/2018, 11:31 AM

Bennett: Nationality Law harms Druze

'The way in which the nationality law was enacted was damaging especially to them, and anyone who has tied his fate to the Jewish state.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 8:02 PM

'Impossible to manage cabinet with tweets and leaks'

PM criticizes public debate between Jewish Home and Yisrael Beiteinu parties over cabinet discussions.Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2018, 10:40 PM

Bennett reveals work on 'unilateral Gaza demilitarization plan'

Education Minister also refers to surveys testifying to power of Justice Minister, No.2 in his party: 'I'm very proud of Ayelet.'Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2018, 10:12 PM

Bennett: Joint statement with Poland a disgrace

Education minister slams joint statement between Israel and Poland on Polish role in the Holocaust. 'It is full of lies and distortions.'Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 7/5/2018, 2:54 PM

'We will study the peace plan out of respect for the US'

Minister Bennett addresses US administration's peace proposal. 'We will study any proposal in depth, but will insist on Israel's interests.'Hezki Baruch, 6/24/2018, 11:33 AM

Bennett proposes world Jewish singles' gathering

Education Minister devises new way to combat intermarriage.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2018, 1:30 PM