Report: Otzma Yehudit cost the right 1 Knesset seat

Report: Otzma Yehudit cost the right 1 Knesset seat

Right-wing bloc would have won 59 seats if Itamar Ben Gvir had withdrawn from this week's election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2020, 8:35 AM
Exit polls: Otzma Yehudit prevents right-wing majority

Exit polls: Otzma Yehudit prevents right-wing majority

Tens of thousands of votes for Otzma Yehudit make the difference between 60 and 61 seats after party fails to pass electoral threshold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 12:13 AM
Ben Gvir: Otzma Yehudit will not withdraw

Ben Gvir: Otzma Yehudit will not withdraw

Otzma Yehudit leader refuses to withdraw from elections despite polls showing he will not win any Knesset seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 8:10 PM
Ben Gvir: Agreement was reached, Netanyahu reneged

Ben Gvir: Agreement was reached, Netanyahu reneged

Otzma Yehudit leader says he was on brink of agreement with Netanyahu but PM withdrew, so Otzma still intends to run independently.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 11:49 AM
'We will quit the race if the Oslo Accords are canceled'

'We will quit the race if the Oslo Accords are canceled'

Otzma Yehudit chairman presents conditions for Netanyahu to meet in exchange for his party withdrawing from the election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2020, 2:09 AM
Netanyahu 'favors Palestinian state provided it's demilitarized'

Netanyahu 'favors Palestinian state provided it's demilitarized'

'In the state we're talking about, we control every meter in terms of security, airspace, entrances, and exits,' Netanyahu explains.Mordechai Sones, 2/24/2020, 6:23 PM
Netanyahu: Don't vote for Otzma Yehudit

Netanyahu: Don't vote for Otzma Yehudit

PM urges Itamar Ben Gvir to retire, says Otzma Yehudit will not clear electoral threshold and all votes for party will be wasted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 7:35 PM
Otzma Yehudit: We're running all the way

Otzma Yehudit: We're running all the way

Otzma Yehudit chairman Itamar Ben Gvir announces his party will run in the elections.Hezki Baruch, 1/20/2020, 11:40 PM
Likud's proposal for Otzma Yehudit

Likud's proposal for Otzma Yehudit

Likud promises to lower threshold if Otzma Yehudit decides to retire; Itamar Ben Gvir to convene press conference tonight in Jerusalem.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2020, 7:14 PM
PM Netanyahu expects Ben Gvir to step down

PM Netanyahu expects Ben Gvir to step down

Netanyahu praises 'leadership' by Rabbi Rafi Peretz 'who acted to minimize Bennett's damage to Right bloc.'Mordechai Sones, 1/16/2020, 2:24 PM
Ben Gvir: Rabbi Peretz stabbed me with a knife

Ben Gvir: Rabbi Peretz stabbed me with a knife

Otzma Yehudit chairman outraged after religious Zionist leaders again decide to run without him.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2020, 11:37 PM
Ben Gvir: I will remove picture of Baruch Goldstein

Ben Gvir: I will remove picture of Baruch Goldstein

Otzma Yehudit leader calls on Ministers Bennett, Smotrich, to 'show responsibility' and run with him after he announces removal of picture.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2020, 7:29 PM
Bennett: I will not include anyone who honors a mass murderer

Bennett: I will not include anyone who honors a mass murderer

Defense Minister Naftali Bennett refuses to bow to pressure from Likud to run with Otzma Yehudit leader Itamar Ben Gvir.Gary Willig, 1/15/2020, 6:26 PM
Right-wing activist charged with incitement, supporting terror

Right-wing activist charged with incitement, supporting terror

Chairman of Lehava anti-assimilation group to be indicted for incitement to terror, violence and racism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 2:28 PM
Otzma Yehudit reveals conditions for joining United Right

Otzma Yehudit reveals conditions for joining United Right

Attorney Itamar Ben Gvir says Otzma won't accept same deal with United Right it agreed to in previous election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 1:15 PM
Lapid tells New Right: Don't join 'Kahanists'

Lapid tells New Right: Don't join 'Kahanists'

Blue and White's MK Lapid urges Naftali Bennett, Ayelet Shaked, to 'remember why Jerusalem was destroyed,' avoid merging with Kahanists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2019, 4:11 PM
'Police making this a banana republic'

'Police making this a banana republic'

Jerusalem Magistrate's Court rejects police request to extend detention of right-wing activist arrested for protest against Pride parade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 5:33 PM
'We'll keep our promises - Itamar Ben-Gvir will be an MK'

'We'll keep our promises - Itamar Ben-Gvir will be an MK'

Jewish Home chief vows to keep promise to get Otzma Yehudit candidate into Knesset, will resign from Knesset using Norwegian Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 9:44 AM
Most conservative judges assigned to Right Union petition

Most conservative judges assigned to Right Union petition

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir and Right Parties Union to be heard tomorrow before Supreme Court judges least likely to accept their petition.Mordechai Sones, 3/26/2019, 11:43 PM
'They're doing all they can so we won't be in the Knesset'

'They're doing all they can so we won't be in the Knesset'

Central Elections Committee discusses rightist union's request to bump Itamar Ben-Gvir to 5th place, after Michael Ben-Ari disqualified.Hezki Baruch, 3/21/2019, 12:46 PM
'Gantz and friends threatening judges'

'Gantz and friends threatening judges'

Attorney Ben Gvir attacks Blue and White video warning of possibility he will be elected to Judicial Selection Committee.Mordechai Sones, 3/12/2019, 9:42 PM
Ben-Gvir libel suit ultimatum to Avigdor Liberman

Ben-Gvir libel suit ultimatum to Avigdor Liberman

Otzma candidate to Yisrael Beytenu chair, who hinted he is a Shin Bet agent: 'If no apology within 48 hours, libel suit will be filed.'Mordechai Sones, 3/7/2019, 11:25 AM
'Kahane was a leader, we are not racists'

'Kahane was a leader, we are not racists'

Otzma Yehudit candidate defends party from charges of racism, says party must be judged on current positions, not those of Meir Kahane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 5:12 PM
Politics, prejudice and platforms - the Otzma Yehudit debate

Politics, prejudice and platforms - the Otzma Yehudit debate

To my fellow and sister American Jews,  individual religious leaders and organizations, I express utter dismay with your  interference in the Israeli political process. Lila Lowell, 3/5/2019, 7:45 AM
Itamar Ben Gvir: 'The crazy Left is breaking records'

Itamar Ben Gvir: 'The crazy Left is breaking records'

Itamar Ben-Gvir convinced petitions filed by Left to disqualify Otzma will be rejected. 'Sources in our camp provided them the fuel.'Benny Toker, 3/4/2019, 6:03 PM
The janitor's Meir Kahane

The janitor's Meir Kahane

Kahane spoke of Jewish pain and power. Of Asuchwitz and of American Jewish passivity. He protected elderly Jews and fought for Soviet Jewry, but he also had followers who commitedreprehensible actions. Echad Me'echai, 3/3/2019, 6:30 PM
Rabbi Benny Lau responds to Ben Gvir

Rabbi Benny Lau responds to Ben Gvir

Rabbi's lawyer sends letter to Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir rejecting demand for compensation and apology.Mordechai Sones, 2/25/2019, 10:07 PM
Police brutality against protesters of torture

Police brutality against protesters of torture

'Girl forced to soil pants, boy beaten. They remained in police station all night,' says attorney.Mordechai Sones, 1/10/2019, 1:10 PM
Four of five arrested minors to be released

Four of five arrested minors to be released

Police ask court to release four of five minors arrested nearly two weeks ago. Attorney expects police and Shin Bet apology.Mordechai Sones, 1/10/2019, 10:59 AM
'Shin Bet making up lies to justify treatment of suspects'

'Shin Bet making up lies to justify treatment of suspects'

Attorney Itamar Ben Gvir suggests Shin Bet behaving as it did when it planted people in anti-Oslo protests to make right look bad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2019, 10:57 PM
Could right-wing parties unite this election?

Could right-wing parties unite this election?

Right-wing Otzma Yehudit faction eyeing possible joint run with Jewish Home and Yahad following Bennett's departure from the party.Shimon Cohen, 1/6/2019, 5:40 PM
Arrested minors' attorney: Once again, they used informer trick

Arrested minors' attorney: Once again, they used informer trick

Lawyers of Jewish youths suspected in death of Arab woman convene press conference demanding PM stop interrogees' rights violations.Mordechai Sones, 1/6/2019, 4:45 PM
Police sued for assaulting haredi student

Police sued for assaulting haredi student

Haredi youth seeks NIS 75,000 in damages after police throw him to floor, pull his beard, and beat him after he threw a plastic bag.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2018, 9:35 PM
Otzma Yehudit preparing for elections

Otzma Yehudit preparing for elections

Attorney Itamar Ben Gvir: After the Knesset elections there will be a party to the right of the Jewish Home in the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2018, 6:37 AM
Arab town's swimming pool must follow same rules as Jewish pools

Arab town's swimming pool must follow same rules as Jewish pools

Dep. A-G Dina Zilber warns southern Arab city that separate men's and women's swimming hours is illegal if there are no coed hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 9:53 AM
Ben-Gvir wants Israeli-Arab soccer game in Jenin scrapped

Ben-Gvir wants Israeli-Arab soccer game in Jenin scrapped

Attorney points out that as Israelis are forbidden to enter Judea and Samaria's Area A, Arab-Israeli soccer team is breaking the law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2018, 7:18 PM
Police and demonstrators face off at Jerusalem Pride Parade

Police and demonstrators face off at Jerusalem Pride Parade

Police detain Lahava activists as Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade kicks off under heavy security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 5:28 PM
Officer who assaulted haredi demonstrator in Jerusalem convicted

Officer who assaulted haredi demonstrator in Jerusalem convicted

Court convicts officer of attacking demonstrators during several protests: 'Let every policeman know it's forbidden to harm demonstrators.'Mordechai Sones, 7/10/2018, 7:19 PM
Arab-Israeli soccer fans boo drowning victims

Arab-Israeli soccer fans boo drowning victims

Outrage after fans of Arab Bnei Sakhnin soccer team disrupt moment of silence for drowning victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2018, 12:12 PM
Court allows prayer at Temple Mount gates

Court allows prayer at Temple Mount gates

Court rules that right of young Jewish women to pray at Temple Mount gates is no less than that of Arabs to do so.Mordechai Sones, 3/25/2018, 1:00 PM
Shin Bet warns hilltop youth not to avenge Ben-Gal's murder

Shin Bet warns hilltop youth not to avenge Ben-Gal's murder

After murder of Rabbi Ben-Gal, Shin Bet summons, warns youth not to carry out revenge attacks. Attorney Ben-Gvir: 'Red lines crossed.'Mordechai Sones, 2/6/2018, 10:44 PM
Radical left-wing group attempts to scuttle Hevron Purim parade

Radical left-wing group attempts to scuttle Hevron Purim parade

Far-left group asks IDF to torpedo annual Purim event in Hevron over alleged Islamaphobic costumes.Tzvi Lev, 2/4/2018, 7:37 PM
'Where are the champions of freedom of expression?'

'Where are the champions of freedom of expression?'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir attacks decision to indict Yoram Sheftel: 'A black day for lawyers.'Mordechai Sones, 1/31/2018, 11:25 AM
Police rebuffed: Gopstein sent to house arrest

Police rebuffed: Gopstein sent to house arrest

District Court rejects police request, orders release of Lehava Chairman to house arrest until Thursday.Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2017, 8:55 PM
'This arrest is to please the Supreme Court and Haaretz'

'This arrest is to please the Supreme Court and Haaretz'

Attorney Itamar Ben Gvir reacts to the arrest of Lehava activists on suspicions that they 'threatened Arabs.'Tzvi Lev, 10/22/2017, 10:32 AM
Is freedom of expression a leftist privilege?

Is freedom of expression a leftist privilege?

Leftists pushing to return protests to Attorney General's home say right-wing party cannot join appeal; Supreme Court rules otherwise.Eliran Aharon, 8/24/2017, 9:15 AM
'I remind you that Israel is a democratic state'

'I remind you that Israel is a democratic state'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir warns police against making groundless arrests of right wing activists ahead of today's gay pride parade.Tzvi Lev, 8/3/2017, 10:47 AM
'Stop the abuse of the Hilltop youth'

'Stop the abuse of the Hilltop youth'

Legal precedent: Jerusalem District Court releases right-wing activist despite a suspended sentence imposed on him for the same offense.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2017, 7:39 PM
MK Yogev: A Jewish family is made up of a mother and father

MK Yogev: A Jewish family is made up of a mother and father

Police warn right-wing activists not to do anything to disrupt Tel Aviv LGBT parade. 'Israel is not Iran.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2017, 9:45 PM
'Take placards out against President Trump'

'Take placards out against President Trump'

Itamar Ben Gvir calls on the public to protest delay in transfer of the US embassy to Jerusalem, in violation of Trump's election promise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2017, 10:49 PM
Saved from a lynch and taken into custody

Saved from a lynch and taken into custody

2 Jews open fire after 20 Arab rioters throw stones at them. The Jews are arrested while the Arab perpetrators are not taken into custody.Yoel Domb, 5/17/2017, 6:20 PM
Judge acquits Jewish stonethrower

Judge acquits Jewish stonethrower

Judge Moshe Drori ruled against convicting youth who threw stones and Molotov cocktail after kidnapping of three Jewish youths.Uzi Baruch, 3/22/2017, 10:55 PM
Attorney Itamar ben Gvir: Shaked mustn't flinch

Attorney Itamar ben Gvir: Shaked mustn't flinch

Justice Minister expected this week to appoint four new Supreme Court judges; 'Certain candidates would perpetuate Left's hegemony'Orly Harari, 2/19/2017, 1:14 PM
'Supreme Court has mercy on Bedouin, but not on Jews'

'Supreme Court has mercy on Bedouin, but not on Jews'

Supreme Court criticized for allowing demolition of Bedouin homes to be delayed until outpost is regulated after refusing to do so for AmonaArutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 6:05 PM
'Order does not prohibit presence in Amona'

'Order does not prohibit presence in Amona'

Atty. Itamar Ben Gvir says previous demolition rulings similar to Amona order allow presence there.Yedidya ben Ohr, 1/31/2017, 6:17 PM
Justice tells attorney in court to see psychologist

Justice tells attorney in court to see psychologist

Attorney Itamar Ben Gvir accuses Supreme Court Justice Noam Solberg of telling him to 'go see a psychologist.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2017, 4:04 PM
Police arrest man suspected of inciting against Chief of Staff

Police arrest man suspected of inciting against Chief of Staff

Police arrest a resident of Jerusalem who took part in a demonstration during the reading of the verdict of Elor Azariya.Orli Harari, 1/8/2017, 1:46 AM