Lapid: Not a unity government but a Netanyahu government

Yesh Atid Chairman responds to Benny Gantz's decision to leave Blue and White and join unity government.Arutz Sheva, 3/26/2020, 8:45 PM

Blue and White party to break apart

Lapid, Ya'alon request to break off from Blue and White as Netanyahu supports Gantz's candidacy for Knesset Speaker.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2020, 5:03 PM

'Gantz chooses Lapid over State of Israel'

Minister Levin strongly criticizes Blue and White conduct: 'Lapid's proposal to Netanyahu is poor excuse for refusing emergency government.'Shimon Cohen, 3/23/2020, 7:56 PM

Woman who violated quarantine 'listened to Lapid'

Woman justifies quarantine violation: 'There are politicians who said to get out of the house, I saw Lapid said something like that.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2020, 12:04 PM

Lapid: The Likud will not succeed in dismantling us

MK Yair Lapid in TV interview: By the end of Benny's mandate, we will be able to form a government.Michal Levy, 3/23/2020, 6:09 AM

Former Yesh Atid leader to Lapid: Enough, sit with Netanyahu

Former Education Minister Rabbi Shai Piron says his friend Yair Lapid must agree to unity government, as must Gantz and Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2020, 7:00 PM

Lapid: Israeli citizens don't live in a democracy

Blue and White leader accuses Netanyahu of 'fatal mistakes' in dealing with coronavirus, says PM shut down courts, Knesset to avoid scrutinyArutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2020, 6:04 PM

Lapid: Best option is narrow gov't with Joint List support

“I admit that this is not the government that we wanted, but it is far superior to the current paralysis," Blue and White leader says.Hezki Baruch, 3/10/2020, 10:36 AM

Lapid: 'We won't enter unity under Netanyahu'

Blue and White faction convenes for first session since election. Yair Lapid claims no faction member would join Netanyahu government.Mordechai Sones, 3/3/2020, 8:05 PM

Shaked: 'We need to vote Yamina'

MK Shaked says she's 'optimistic,' urges Israelis to 'get out and vote Yamina.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/2/2020, 11:34 AM

Presenting: The Benny and Bernie summit

What if a bigtime Hollywood producer asked me to write a screenplay which supposes the following – Benny Gantz has become Prime Minister of Israel and Bernie Sanders has become President of the United States. Jack Engelhard, 3/1/2020, 4:02 PM

'Yair Lapid called us s***heads and disgusting'

Culture Min. Regev slams MK Lapid for 'patronizing' attitude towards Likud, Mizrahi Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 12:26 AM

Lapid: Yes, anyone but Bibi

Senior Blue and White member explains why his country vetoes a government led by Netanyahu.Hezki Baruch, 2/26/2020, 5:59 AM

Lapid: Israel has to strike without holding back

Number 2 in Blue and White party discusses Trump peace plan, Gaza rocket fire and Bernie Sanders.i24NEWS, 2/24/2020, 5:27 AM

Smotrich to Lapid: 'Cut the nonsense'

Bezalel Smotrich reacts to MK Yair Lapid's statement that 'we lack 2-3 seats to form a government with a Jewish majority.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2020, 12:18 AM

'State needs to recognize Reform Judaism'

Blue and White leader says Israel 'only country in Western world where Jews don't have freedom of religion.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2020, 9:38 PM

Lapid: 'Netanyahu is the complete opposite of Blue and White'

MK Lapid praises Blue and White as 'centrist,' says PA needs to 'delve deeply' into Trump peace plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 3:27 PM

Yamina blasts Lapid: The man and the gel went back to lying

Yamina party fires back after Lapid lashes out at Education Minister Rabbi Rafi Peretz.Hezki Baruch, 2/3/2020, 4:59 AM

Lapid: Netanyahu era is over

Blue and White leader says he opposes 'unilateral annexation,' White House has 'confirmed' Netanyahu era is over.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2020, 12:35 PM

'My father and Benny's mother were together in the ghetto'

Blue and White's MK Lapid says his meeting with French Pres. Macron was 'positive' and the two discussed anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2020, 2:43 PM

Lapid: Rabbi Yosef should apologize

Blue and White leader: I don't understand why Chief Rabbi has to stand in front of the camera and insult hundreds of thousands of people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 5:38 AM

Chief Rabbi under fire for comments on non-Jewish immigrants

Calls to remove Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef from office after rabbi accuses non-Jewish immigrants of promoting anti-religious agendaDavid Rosenberg, 1/7/2020, 9:33 AM

Katz: ICC decision is outrageous and against international law

Israeli officials denounce ICC chief prosecutor’s decision to investigate alleged Israeli “war crimes” in PA-controlled territories.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/20/2019, 8:49 PM

'Under Netanyahu, Israel moved forward'

Deputy Defense Minister explains to Yair Lapid why he supports Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 12/18/2019, 6:40 AM

Yair Lapid: Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-Semite and a racist

Blue and White MK Yair Lapid excoriates Labour UK chief Jeremy Corbyn, denouncing him as an "anti-Semite and a racist."David Rosenberg, 12/9/2019, 12:28 PM

Blue and White leaders divided over Netanyahu's proposal

Report: Gabi Ashkenazi pushing to examine possibility of unity government with Netanyahu, Yair Lapid vetoing the move.Ben Ariel, 12/9/2019, 4:37 AM

Gantz: This time I will not agree to a rotation with Lapid

Blue and White chairman reportedly told his associates he does not intend to renew rotation agreement with Yair Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2019, 2:35 AM

Lapid: Netanyahu's offer is a fraud

Yair Lapid says 'those who voted for Blue and White didn’t do it so that we would offer a political lifeline to someone under indictment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2019, 3:35 PM

Dispute in Blue & White leadership

Gantz and Ashkenazi suggest that Lapid and his Yesh Atid party sit outside gov't until Netanyahu leaves. Lapid: 'It's a trap.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 10:35 PM

Likud: Yair Lapid is sabotaging unity efforts

'The Likud has agreed to major concessions, but Yair Lapid is still making every effort to thwart a unity government.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 10:02 PM

'Lapid wants left-wing government with terror supporters'

PM blames Blue and White leader Yair Lapid for foiling unity talks in order to become prime minister in a rotation with Gantz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2019, 8:57 PM

Lapid: A-G facing death threats because of Netanyahu

Blue and White MK says legal officials need personal security because of incitement against them by PM Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2019, 3:46 PM

'Public Sabbath desecration is a gross act of defiance'

Haredi minister takes aim at public transportation on Sabbath, Blue and White leader slaps back.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2019, 1:33 PM

'We've gotten used to the madness'

If Netanyahu still cares about the state, he has to do one more thing for it: Step down.MK Yair Lapid, 11/22/2019, 1:30 AM

Gantz: A sad day for Israel

Blue and White leaders comment on Netanyahu indictments. Lapid: Netanyahu cannot remain prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 8:18 PM

Lapid: Has Netanyahu lost his mind?

Blue and White leader accuses PM of incitement. 'If something happens to one of us, it's because of Netanyahu's rhetoric.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2019, 3:47 PM

Lapid: Netanyahu should say goodbye to 'haredi-messianic bloc'

Lapid responds to Netanyahu: If he agrees to be the second to serve as PM and abandons the right-wing bloc, we have a unity gov't.Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 4:36 AM

'Lapid is torpedoing any chance of a unity government'

Likud lawmaker believes unity government likely to form - despite Yair Lapid's alleged efforts to derail a compromise deal.Yoni Kempinski, 11/17/2019, 7:10 PM

Lapid to Netanyahu: Part from Litzman and Smotrich

Smotrich: 'Yair Lapid prefers Tibi over Litzman and Cassif over Smotrich - a gov't with supporters of terrorism and opponents of Zionism.'Hezki Baruch, 11/16/2019, 11:47 PM

Deri: Lapid is the one holding up unity government

'Lapid insists he will not sit under Netanyahu. I don't understand it,' Shas chairman says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2019, 7:45 PM

'The Jews are done being silent, the Jews are done being afraid'

MK Yair Lapid speaks in Paris, sends a message to anti-Semites around the world.Hezki Baruch, 11/10/2019, 1:53 AM

Netanyahu blasted for appointing Bennett as Defense Minister

Blue and White, Democratic Union criticize agreement between Netanyahu and Bennett which will see Bennett serving as Defense Minister.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/8/2019, 8:12 PM

Lapid: When terrorism determines our policy, the terrorists win

MK Yair Lapid says Israel's only response to terrorism should be on the battlefield.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 6:59 PM

Netanyahu: 'Yair Lapid doesn't want unity'

PM speaks to the Jewish Agency board of trustees, accuses Lapid of preventing Blue and White Party from being part of unity government.Mordechai Sones, 10/28/2019, 7:07 PM

Deri: We'll sit with Lapid if he maintains the status quo

Shas chairman claims Gantz wanted to meet with right-wing party leaders in order to disband the right-wing bloc.Elad Benari, 10/25/2019, 4:05 AM

Lapid: Netanyahu's talk about unity is fake

Blue and White MK blasts Netanyahu over video suggesting his party will establish a government supported by the Joint List.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/20/2019, 11:59 PM

Shas leader in message of reconciliation

Rabbi Shalom Cohen to Lapid and Liberman: I don't hate anyone, stop boycotting haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 4:56 AM

Lapid: I'm forgoing the rotation for the sake of unity

"There won’t be a rotation with three people. That’s not serious," Blue and White number 2 explains.Tal Polon, 10/3/2019, 2:59 PM

Regev: 'Lapid continues his father's line of incitement'

Culture Minister attacks Blue and White's Yair Lapid, claiming he perpetuates anti-haredi line of his father in the 'Shinui' Party.Mordechai Sones, 10/3/2019, 10:41 AM

Likud MK: Has Lapid ever received 60,000 likes on a post?

MK Miki Zohar says it's absurd that Lapid, who represents a mere 300,000 voters, tries to dictate who will be PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 6:25 PM

'Lapid, stop the boycotts'

New Right chairman Naftali Bennett attacks Yair Lapid: True leaders unite the people.Elad Benari, 9/26/2019, 4:55 AM

UTJ MKs to seek permission to meet with Lapid

Haredi MKs to meet Rabbi Haim Kanievsky to ask permission to meet Yair Lapid to discuss possible unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2019, 9:16 PM

Yair Lapid: Netanyahu 'trying to drag country into 3rd election'

At Blue and White meeting: 'One person preventing formation of liberal unity government. When faced with choice, country comes first.'Mordechai Sones, 9/19/2019, 2:26 PM

Lapid: Why didn't Netanyahu annex the Jordan Valley before?

'What stopped Netanyahu from annexing the Jordan Valley during his previous 13 years in office?' Lapid slams PM's unilateral annexation planShimon Cohen, 9/16/2019, 9:01 AM

Lapid: We won't sit in Netanyahu's government

Blue and White leader vows not to be a part of Netanyahu's government but doesn't rule out including Likud in a unity government.Elad Benari, 9/16/2019, 6:41 AM

Yair Lapid: 'It's time for Netanyahu to leave the stage'

Blue & White leader Lapid says that what stood out from the incident in Ashdod was the sentence: 'It's time for the PM to leave the stage.'103FM, 9/12/2019, 11:00 PM

What happens if again no party can form a government?

How do Yair Lapid and Stav Shafir relate to a scenario in which the current elections end just like the previous ones?The Land Of Israel Network, 9/11/2019, 10:51 PM