No-Confidence Motion Filed Over Beit El Demolitions

Yisrael Beytenu demands government be replaced 'immediately' after demolition saga ends, says Netanyahu unfit to lead.Hezki Baruch, 7/29/2015, 6:34 PM

Knesset Crushes Death Penalty for Terrorists Bill

Despite MK Sharon Gal's attempt to shame right-wing MKs into voting for his death penalty bill, legislation loses badly by 94 to six.Ido Ben Porat, 7/15/2015, 5:17 PM

Galon Removed from Knesset After Insulting Yisrael Beytenu MK

Meretz chairwoman refers to MK Sharon Gal as "messed up", is removed from plenum.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 7/14/2015, 3:46 AM

Netanyahu Buries Death Penalty Law

Slated to go before Ministerial Committee Sunday, death penalty for terrorists bill indefinitely frozen by PM's technical maneuver.Cynthia Blank, 7/12/2015, 5:00 PM

Yisrael Beytenu MK: We Share Nothing with Leftist Opposition

MK Sharon Gal touts Yisrael Beytenu deal with Likud, says closer cooperation with the coalition expected.Hezki Baruch, 7/9/2015, 10:43 AM

Coalition Chairman Mulls a Liberman Return

While Likud's Tzahi Hanegbi boasts 'we split the opposition,' there's no certainty Yisrael Beytenu will join Netanyahu's latest government.Cynthia Blank, 7/9/2015, 7:54 AM

Online Campaign Launched for Terrorist Death Penalty Law

Yisrael Beytenu's Sharon Gal pushes for public pressure ahead of critical debate Sunday on his bill to execute terrorists.Hezki Baruch, 7/8/2015, 1:00 PM

New Bill May Hinder Arab MKs Reelection

Sharon Gal's new bill to be voted on Sunday would force Knesset candidates to prove they never encouraged armed struggle against Israel.Cynthia Blank, 6/25/2015, 8:34 AM

Liberman: Stop Funding Parties Who Advocate BDS

Yisrael Beytenu head proposes a law to strip funding of Knesset parties that support boycotts of products from Judea and Samaria.Yaakov Levi, 6/18/2015, 1:40 PM

Former MK David Rotem Passes Away

Former Yisrael Beytenu MK passes away at home in Efrat; led an impressive Knesset career before retiring prior to elections.Hezki Baruch, 6/8/2015, 4:19 PM

Liberman on the Attack: Netanyahu is the Master of Zigzagging

War of words continues: Liberman says he joined opposition because Netanyahu 'abandoned' and no longer belongs to national camp.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 6/1/2015, 3:52 PM

Analysis: Is Liberman Being Blackmailed?

Yisrael Beytenu's behavior is either irrational or the behavior of someone who has a gun pointed to his head.Gil Ronen, 6/1/2015, 9:43 AM

Netanyahu: Liberman Has Joined Leftists

Prime Minister says no one would have voted for Yisrael Beytenu had they known it would join Opposition to Likud. Liberman fires back.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/1/2015, 8:09 AM

Yisrael Beytenu to File No-Confidence Motion Over Hamas

Motion filed over government's inability to deter Hamas rocket fire, refusal to make overthrowing Hamas a goal.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2015, 1:58 PM

Liberman: I Deceived Voters? Netanyahu Did!

Yisrael Beytenu chair attacks Prime Minister for duplicity against immigrant community, promises to fight him from the Opposition.Cynthia Blank, 5/11/2015, 5:24 PM

Speaker Edelstein Mystified by Liberman's Step

Knesset speaker is 'looking for an answer to why it is happening and cannot find one.'Gil Ronen, 5/5/2015, 12:53 PM

Liberman Predicts Elections by 2016

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says a coalition made up of 61 MKs will be short-lived, insists it's Likud's fault that he chose not to join.Elad Benari, 5/5/2015, 1:14 AM

Liberman Responds: My Word is My Word, Not a Slogan

In an all-out attack on Netanyahu Monday night, Liberman responds to wave of accusations following decision not to join coalition.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 5/4/2015, 9:30 PM

MKs Welcome, Fume Over Liberman's Coalition Announcement

Reactions range from fury to encouragement as MKs weigh the possibilities of a government without Yisrael Beytenu.Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2015, 7:33 PM

Liberman's Gambit: Stroke of Genius or Political Suicide?

By announcing he won't join the coalition, Liberman is throwing down the gauntlet to Likud and Jewish Home - but it's a risky move.Ari Soffer, 5/4/2015, 6:18 PM

Clock Ticking on Coalition Talks

As deadline looms, Likud's major problem is finding a solution to Religious Affairs debate as well as keeping Yisrael Beytenu in line.Shimon Cohen, 5/3/2015, 9:24 AM

Aharonovich: Yisrael Beytenu Hinted Me to Leave

Public Security Minister says hint to 'make way' for younger MKs - not corruption case, poor job performance - led him to resign.Tova Dvorin, 5/1/2015, 11:39 AM

Yisrael Beytenu Again Demands Israel Finish Off Hamas

Yisrael Beytenu demands that Israel's new government make it a strategic objective to remove Hamas from its position as ruler of Gaza.Moshe Cohen, 4/30/2015, 11:40 AM

Shamir Hints: Yisrael Beytenu Failed Because of Liberman

Agriculture Minister says that Liberman's "new strategy" is to blame for Yisrael Beytenu's winning just six seats.Ido Ben Porat, 4/28/2015, 5:42 AM

Shas MK: Government Will be Formed, Despite Misgivings

Shas MK Yaakov Margi is very optimistic that things will work out with all of the Likud's “natural partners."Moshe Cohen, 4/19/2015, 6:30 PM

Report: Likud and United Torah Judaism Deal On the Rocks

UTJ source tells Arutz Sheva that Likud has retracted prior agreements to repeal criminal sanctions from Enlistment Law.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 4/19/2015, 7:46 AM

Liberman to Place Hamas's Destruction as Coalition Condition

Report: Yisrael Beytenu to place obliterating Hamas on their agenda as part of talks, along with reinstating Liberman as FM.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/17/2015, 1:32 PM

With Shas, UTJ, and Kulanu On Board, How Can PM Finalize Gov't?

Shas, UTJ, and Kulanu all close to a final deal with Likud - leaving Netanyahu with two main options to concretize his fourth government.Cynthia Blank, 4/13/2015, 10:32 PM

Sources: Things Coming Together for Netanyahu Govt. Deal

Prime Minister and Likud head Binyamin Netanyahu met with Kulanu head Moshe Kahlon for some three hours Sunday. An agreement may be near.Moshe Cohen, 4/13/2015, 1:16 AM

Yisrael Beytenu Delivers with Terrorist Death Penalty Bill

Campaign promise acted on immediately in new bill to have Arab terrorists executed; 'it is clear to all this law must pass.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 5:55 PM

Yisrael Beytenu MK Ilan Shohat Resigns

Shohat to return to post as mayor of Tzfat; he will be replaced by MK Robert Ilatov.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/24/2015, 12:42 PM

Report: Liberman Already Seeking Defense Portfolio

Yisrael Beytenu head Avigdor Liberman is reportedly set to demand a high price for his joining Netanyahu's new coalition.Moshe Cohen, 3/18/2015, 6:17 PM

Liberman: Yisrael Beytenu Survived a 'Targeted Assassination'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says "forces within and outside the political system" tried to eliminate his party.Elad Benari, 3/18/2015, 3:46 AM

Violence, Fraud Mar Voting in Arab, Haredi Sectors

Multiple reports of attacks, deliberate fraud in Arab villages; ballots of Yachad and BZhutan disappear from polling stations.Tova Dvorin, 3/17/2015, 2:44 PM

Liberman: Vote for 'Any Zionist Party' - Even Meretz

Yisrael Beytenu head urges voters to vote for any party, even Meretz, which would 'preserve the Jewish Zionist character' of Israel.Tova Dvorin, 3/17/2015, 9:42 AM

Liberman Vows to Destroy Hamas as Defense Minister

'The only agreement that can be obtained with Hamas is that they be buried underground,' Liberman states at campaign visit.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 3/16/2015, 6:04 PM

Liberman: Disloyal Arab-Israelis 'Should Be Beheaded'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman advocated “cutting of the heads” of Arabs who were not loyal to Israel.Moshe Cohen, 3/8/2015, 9:06 PM

Kahlon Denies Rumors of Deal With Liberman, Lapid

Moshe Kahlon denies rumors of plans for a post-election negotiation bloc with Yesh Atid, Yisrael Beytenu, or any other party.Moshe Cohen, 3/8/2015, 5:19 PM

Yisrael Beytenu Against Coalition with Haredi Parties

Yisrael Beytenu publication slams PM for approaching haredi parties, says benefits to pensioners, soldiers will be cut.Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 3/8/2015, 8:28 AM

Liberman's Mouthpiece Calls Netanyahu a 'Soviet Despot'

Netanyahu is Brezhnev according to Yisrael Beytenu's Russian-language journal - and Lapid has doubled vodka prices.Ari Yashar, 3/5/2015, 12:30 PM

Liberman Ad Gaffe May Cost Party Millions

A Yisrael Beytenu advertisement mistakenly identified an Israeli-Arab lawyer as being behind a horrific bombing.Gil Ronen, 3/4/2015, 10:31 AM

Sharon Gal: 'Yisrael Beytenu Won't Join a Leftist Government'

Former journalist now running with Yisrael Beytenu says: "We are a rightist party, we won't join a Labor-Meretz government."Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 2/25/2015, 4:42 AM

Liberman: Next Round of Gaza Fighting Should be the Last

Liberman says next war just a matter of time due to weak stance on terrorists, calls to give IDF orders to destroy Hamas in next war.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 2/23/2015, 3:10 PM

Secret Deal to Oust Bibi Makes Regev 'Nauseous'

Likud MK hits back at expose of Yisrael Beytenu-Yesh Atid-Kulanu deal, says vote for Liberman is vote for Lapid.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/13/2015, 12:32 PM

Kirschenbaum Exposes Plot to Unseat Netanyahu

Former Deputy Interior Minister claims Yisrael Beytenu, Yesh Atid and Kulanu planned to form a united bloc against Netanyahu.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 2/13/2015, 3:14 AM

United Arab List Seeks Jewish Votes, Too

​The new United Arab List on Wednesday introduced its campaign for the Knesset elections, aimed at Jews and ArabsMoshe Cohen, 2/12/2015, 1:15 AM

Elections Committee Rejects Petition Against Yisrael Beytenu

Central Elections Committee chairman is uncomfortable with the party's platform - to move Israeli Arabs to the PA - but it is still legal.Hezki Baruch, 2/11/2015, 7:23 PM

Supreme Court: Why Does Ban Against Charlie Hebdo Still Stand?

Supreme Court orders Ahmed Tibi, Salim Joubran, and Attorney General to explain why injunction against Yisrael Beytenu still in place.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 2/9/2015, 5:19 PM

Demand to Remove Kirshenbaum over Corruption Scandal

Movement for Quality Government petitions High Court to order government to fire deputy minister maintaining silence on scandal.Ari Yashar, 2/9/2015, 3:18 PM

Liberman: We Will Demand the Defense Ministry

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says his party will demand that its member be Defense Minister as a condition for joining a coalition.Elad Benari, 2/8/2015, 6:20 AM

Polls: Public Support for 'Center' Parties Falling

Public support waning for Kahlon, Liberman, polls reveal; jury out on whether Likud or Labor will be top.Tova Dvorin, 2/6/2015, 8:50 AM

Liberman Displays Banned Charlie Hebdo in Tel Aviv

Elections committee bans satire magazine featuring Mohammed, but Liberman vows not to allow silencing for terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2015, 7:56 PM

Yisrael Beytenu to Appeal Election Committee's Ruling

Yisrael Beytenu will appeal to Supreme Court against Central Election Committee's ruling to bar party's distribution of Charlie Hebdo issue.Cynthia Blank, 2/5/2015, 10:08 AM

Liberman: 'No Article Justifies Bloodshed'

Election Committee upholds petition from MK Ahmed Tibi against distributing Charlie Hebdo; Liberman vows to stop 'terrorism' from within.Tova Dvorin, 2/4/2015, 10:42 PM

Petition Filed Against Avigdor Liberman, Baruch Marzel

Arab MK demands that Yisrael Beytenu chairman, Otzma Yehudit representative be barred from 20th Knesset elections.Tova Dvorin, 2/4/2015, 4:26 PM

Liberman: We Will Not Join a Left-Wing Government

In interview with Yediot Aharonot, Liberman discusses upcoming elections and the future government, Hezbollah's attack and 'Bottlegate.'Cynthia Blank, 2/1/2015, 12:53 PM

Petition to Disqualify 'Israel's Enemy' Zoabi from Knesset

MK Alex Miller submitted petition Thursday, calling for CEC to disqualify radical MK Hanin Zoabi from running in March elections.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/29/2015, 11:27 AM