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'A black spot on the history of Israel'

The Zionist activist group 'Im Tirtzu' demands sanctioning MK Yousef Jabareen for visiting arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti at his jail cell.Ido ben Porat, 8/19/2016, 9:58 AM

'Sovereignty in Judea will promote peace'

In visit to Gush Etzion, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein expresses support for initiatives to apply sovereignty to Judea and Samaria.Shimon Cohen, 8/15/2016, 9:28 PM

Knesset synagogue to be expanded and renovated

Synagogue in Knesset has been getting overcrowded of late, so Speaker Yuli Edelstein has initiated a renovation project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2016, 10:00 PM

Regret & nostalgia abound in Gush Katif event

Minister and MKs speak about the decisions that led to the "disengagement" from Gaza and its aftermath in event marking 11-year anniversary.Eliran Aharon, 8/2/2016, 6:35 PM

Knesset Chairman tours Amona

Yuli Edelstein: "As long as the basic premise is destruction, nothing good will come out of it, not for Jews and not for Arabs."Eliran Aharon, 7/28/2016, 8:11 PM

'We must take the initiative, not just respond'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein gives speech in commemoration of Second Lebanon War. Emphasizes need to restore faith in government.Hezki Baruch, 7/19/2016, 9:43 PM

Palestinians furious over 'settler' Edelstein

PA ambassador to Greece criticizes parliament for inviting Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Hezki Baruch, 7/14/2016, 10:41 PM

Security increased for MK Glick

After a video calling for MK Yehuda Glick's murder gains thousands of views of Youtube, Knesset Speaker beefs up security for Likud MK.Rachel Kaplan, 7/3/2016, 9:27 AM

Knesset Speaker 'shocked' at murder of British MP

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein writes letter of condolence to UK public following shocking assassination of Labour MP.Ari Soffer, 6/16/2016, 9:47 PM

Knesset Speaker marries in Jerusalem's Old City

Yuli Edelstein married Irina Nevzlin in small ceremony overlooking the Kotel.Hezki Baruch, 6/15/2016, 12:48 PM

Netanyahu 'wants a demilitarized Palestine'

At launch of Knesset's summer session, PM says he is ready for 'courageous steps'; Herzog accuses him of 'slamming the door on change.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2016, 7:49 PM

Who did the Knesset Speaker snub from his wedding?

Edelstein has invited all 120 MKs to his marriage on June 20, except for three pro-terror Balad MKs - and an MK from his own Likud party.Ari Yashar, 5/9/2016, 4:46 PM

Ryan: US-Israel must work together against threats

During first official visit abroad as US Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan comes to Israel. 'We must work together against mutual threats.'Matt Wanderman, 4/4/2016, 2:46 PM

MKs furious over 'Breaking the Silence' report

MKs demand investigation after TV report says leftist group may have gathered sensitive information.Ben Ariel, 3/18/2016, 4:16 AM

Edelstein unmoved by hostilities at UK parliament

Night before Knesset Speaker to address British parliament, anti-Israel activists project hostile messages on parliament walls.Hezki Baruch, 3/2/2016, 11:46 AM

Edelstein: BDS harms the Palestinians just as much

Edelstein meets British Foreign Secretary, discusses BDS movement and its effects.Hezki Baruch, 3/2/2016, 12:12 AM

Edelstein champions Judea and Samaria in the UK

Despite calls to boycott Edelstein's upcoming visit, Knesset speaker is proud to represent Israel - including Judea and Samaria.Raphael Poch, 2/22/2016, 12:19 PM

A wedding in the Knesset?

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein petitioned to grant special needs couple permission to get married inside the Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 2/18/2016, 3:27 PM

Knesset pays tribute to former Norwegian speaker

In a moving ceremony, Knesset pays tribute to Jo Benkow, Holocaust survivor who in the past served as Speaker of the Norwegian parliament.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 5:15 AM

Edelstein retracts statement about expulsion bill

Yuli Edelstein retracted his earlier statement and said that he would support the expulsion law if practical changes were made.Hezki Baruch, 2/16/2016, 1:13 PM

'My dear Adelle, the pain is too great to bear'

One year since infant terror victim's tragic death, mother and regional head vow to establish town in her memory at site of attack.Yoni Kempinski, 2/7/2016, 8:45 PM

Attack on Givat Sorek synagogue confirmed as arson

Joint investigation by police and fire department confirm that Givat Sorek attack was arson.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/7/2016, 3:00 PM

Knesset Speaker: Complain against Arab MKs

Edelstein urges citizens to submit complaints to Ethics Commitee against 3 Arab MKs who met with families of terrorist murderers.Hezki Baruch, 2/5/2016, 12:48 PM

Netanyahu, Edelstein complain against Arab MKs

In an unprecedented move, Prime Minister and Knesset Speaker file complaint against Arab MKs who met with family members of terrorists.Ido Ben Porat, 2/5/2016, 12:14 AM

'The majority decides, but it isn't always right'

Knesset Speaker inaugurates memorial of the expulsion from Gush Katif and four Samaria towns, to 'remind the Knesset.'Hezki Baruch, 2/1/2016, 4:29 PM

Results of 'Likudiada' mock primaries

As part of Likud event in Eilat, mock primaries find Gila Gamliel most popular party member.Hezki Baruch, 1/30/2016, 7:59 PM

Edelstein shames world leaders for Rouhani visit

Knesset Speaker: 'Leaders should be ashamed for having Holocaust denying Iranian President visit on Holocaust Memorial Day.'Hezki Baruch, 1/27/2016, 12:57 PM

Netanyahu: We will remain in Israel forever

As Knesset celebrates 67th year, Rivlin call for understanding between Knesset members and PM stresses 'no one will displace us.'Cynthia Blank, 1/19/2016, 5:28 PM

‘Who should get the Golan Heights? Syria? ISIS?'

Speaker of the Knesset meets with European Parliament President; 'labeling Israeli products will harm Palestinian workers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2016, 10:00 PM

'No words to describe Israel's contempt for Iran'

Knesset Speaker demands UN chief condemn Iran's 'insistent Holocaust denial' and threats to destroy the Jewish state.Cynthia Blank, 1/13/2016, 6:34 PM

Knesset opens spoken Arabic course for MKs

Arab MKs from the Joint List applaud initiative to open course for parliamentarians from all factions to study the language.Raphael Poch, 1/12/2016, 8:54 AM

Edelstein: UN is still biased against Israel

Knesset Speaker blasts UN for continued bias against Israel, 40 years after passing a resolution claiming that Zionism is racism.Hezki Baruch, 1/6/2016, 3:13 AM

Edelstein spends Sabbath at Hevron

At a difficult time for Hevron's Jews, Knesset Speaker says their story is one of courage and faith, and an example to every free person.Hezki Baruch, 12/13/2015, 7:42 PM

'No magic solution to stabbing terror'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein discusses current wave of Arab terror with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.Hezki Baruch, 12/3/2015, 2:01 PM

Bundestag President: 'calm down' about EU marking

Norbert Lammert tells Yuli Edelstein EU decision to label products made in Golan, Judea, Samaria is wrong, but not anti-Semitic.Nitsan Keidar, 12/3/2015, 11:03 AM

Edelstein: Exposing PM's words is 'disrespectful'

Yuli Edelstein backs up Netanyahu after the latter warns Likud members against leaking recordings of closed meetings to the public.Moshe Cohen, 12/3/2015, 9:23 AM

'Where goods are labeled, people will be labeled'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein gives historic speech in Bundestag to mark 50 years of diplomatic ties between Israel and Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 7:24 PM

Edelstein prepares for 'chilling' visit to Germany

Knesset speaker visits Germany Tuesday for the first time, after once vowing never to set foot on its soil unless his position required it.Uzi Baruch, 11/29/2015, 5:39 PM

'Did you come to Israel to make it Soviet?'

Anti-assimilation head urges ex-Prisoner of Zion Edelstein to do soul searching and fight for the Jewish state, following his call to ban.Orli Harari, 11/11/2015, 7:30 PM

Knesset Speaker joins leftists against Lehava

Edelstein says Gopshtain's group 'should be declared what it should be declared'; Gopshtain isn't 'worthy' of being in Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2015, 6:40 PM

Italian Jews in Samaria: Boycott targets all Jews

Jewish representatives visit family of murdered couple and Knesset, in trip to learn more about the 'hypocrites' who boycott Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 11/2/2015, 7:58 AM

Edelstein: Who will be in charge of cameras?

Knesset Speaker expresses support for new initiative as long as PA not in charge to 'forge photos of Jews praying, stabbing.'Haim Lev, 10/25/2015, 11:44 AM

Knesset Speaker: Time for Unity Government

Now is the time to unite against terror, Yuli Edelstein asserts, urging parties to disband with political divisions and come together.Hezki Baruch, 10/13/2015, 6:45 PM

Knesset Speaker at PM's Residence: We're Suckers

Edelstein visits protest tent, saying he expects government to crush terror. Region head demands: 'we want sovereignty in Judea-Samaria.'Hezki Baruch, 10/6/2015, 3:36 PM

Edelstein Slams Arab MKs: Go Elsewhere to Incite

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein speaks to Arutz Sheva about ongoing Arab violence in Jerusalem over Temple Mount.Hezki Baruch, 9/29/2015, 10:46 PM

Senior MKs Urge Brazil to Accept Dayan Appointment

Edelstein, Herzog and Lapid reach out to Brazil's envoy to Israel after former diplomats try to stymie Dani Dayan's appointment.Cynthia Blank, 9/22/2015, 5:01 PM

Edelstein Urges Israel's Neighbors to Visit

Knesset Speaker urges lawmakers from Israel's neighbors to discuss issues such as water and air, says peace will follow.Ben Ariel, 9/1/2015, 4:46 AM

Iranian Speaker Leaves Plenum as Edelstein Speaks

Iranian Parliament speaker filmed leaving the UN plenum as Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein begins speech.Elad Benari, 9/1/2015, 12:42 AM

Hazan Dodges Probe into Threats Against Edelstein

State Prosecution says media reports of Oren Hazan threatening Yuli Edelstein make it difficult to differentiate fact from embellishment.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/30/2015, 10:44 AM

Edelstein to UN Chief: Iran Wants to Destroy Us

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Iran: 'I believe someone when he says he wants to destroy me.'Orly Harari, 8/29/2015, 8:51 PM

Edelstein to Push Israeli Opposition to Iran at UN

Knesset Speaker to visit NY to show off Knesset's environmentalism projects, but also promises to push Iran agenda.Hezki Baruch, 8/26/2015, 10:26 PM

'Iran Threat Not Just Jewish Paranoia'

Knesset Speaker stresses Israel and Croatia's joint commitment to Holocaust commemoration, while noting the danger of the Iran nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2015, 2:05 PM

First Lady Rivlin Honors 'Heroes' of Gush Katif

'Netzarim just as Tel Aviv is the story of the Zionist settling of the land,' Rivlin says at special event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2015, 1:16 AM

Iran Deal is 'Western Moral Collapse'

'Israel has moral obligation to do everything – everything!' – to stop Iran's nukes' says Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Gil Ronen, 7/15/2015, 1:33 PM

Edelstein: Coalition 'Could Change Soon'

Prime Minister Netanyahu worked hard to put together his coalition - but it is likely to change, said Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Moshe Cohen, 7/13/2015, 8:25 PM

'We Could Have Prevented the Disengagement'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein blasts 'bad decision' to withdraw from Gush Katif, says larger protests would have prevented it.Uzi Baruch, 7/12/2015, 3:00 PM

Edelstein Appeals to Facebook to Stop Incitement

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein turns to Mark Zuckerberg, asks to crack down on incitement against Jews and Arabs on the social network.Hezki Baruch, 7/8/2015, 7:29 PM