MK Kisch: I hope to be Minister of Communications

Likud MK says Netanyahu planning further changes in the transitional government and will probably dismiss Uri Ariel and Yifat Shasha-Biton.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 5:37 AM

Back to the Knesset? Ayelet Shaked confirms new election bid

After losing Knesset seat in April election, ex-Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked confirms she will be running in September election.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 12:40 PM

Ya'alon compares Likud to Hamas, Netanyahu to dictator

Blue and White leader Moshe Ya'alon attacks the Likud. The Likud responds, 'Bogie Ya'alon has long since lost it.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 5:08 PM

Netanyahu won't allow Shaked to run with Likud

Likud ministers veto former Justice Minister joining the party, promise to torpedo the move if it comes up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2019, 8:18 AM

Hotovely to Netanyahu: Repair rift with Religous Zionism

Tzipi Hotovely disappointed with PM's decision to appoint Ohana as justice minister over her, urges PM to end rift with Religious Zionism.Shimon Cohen, 6/6/2019, 10:52 PM

Likud ministers: Netanyahu deceived us

Leaders in Netanyahu's Likud party say PM promised them justice portfolio before naming Amir Ohana acting Justice Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 10:45 PM

Likud leaders against letting Shaked join party

Ministers from the Likud party express concern they would be pushed down party list if Ayelet Shaked was allowed to join the party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2019, 10:11 PM

MK Forer: I hope Likud got the hint

Yisrael Beytenu MK not worried about confrontation between Netanyahu and Liberman.Hezki Baruch, 6/4/2019, 12:05 AM

'Justice, education portfolios must stay with Likud'

Likud MK Micki Zohar rejects United Right's demand for justice and education portfolios following dismissal of Ministers Bennett and Shaked.Hezki Baruch, 6/3/2019, 9:28 PM

Likud: Shaked, Bennett won't be replaced until next week

Despite vowing to fill vacancies at Justice and Education Ministries by Tuesday, Likud says new ministers won't be appointed till next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 4:22 PM

Report: PM's wife vetoes Shaked joining Likud

TV report claims Sara Netanyahu forbade her husband to secure spot for Ayelet Shaked on Likud list. Likud: This never happened.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2019, 3:37 AM

Likud MK refuses PM's offer to appoint him Justice Minister

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin turns down offer from Netanyahu, following firing of New Right ministers Ayelet Shaked and Naftali Bennett.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2019, 7:54 PM

Netanyahu against letting Shaked join Likud

PM rebuffs requests from within Likud to allow Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked to run for Knesset on party list in upcoming elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2019, 8:52 AM

Netanyahu considering firing Bennett and Shaked

PM Binyamin Netanyahu is considering making changes to the transitional government which will be in place until the September elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2019, 10:03 PM

Likud to Netanyahu: Recruit Shaked, get rid of Bennett

Senior Likud officials are pushing Netanyahu to secure a spot on the party's list for former Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2019, 1:27 PM

Poll: Right-wing bloc gains seats, Labor disappears from Knesset

Likud gains 2 seats after merger with Kulanu, Blue & White sinks. Labor wiped off of political map. Broad right-wing alliance nets 7 seats.David Rosenberg, 5/31/2019, 10:42 AM

Will Ayelet Shaked run with Likud?

While sources close to the prime minister are reportedly checking the possibility, senior Likud officials are working to thwart the move.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2019, 9:56 AM

Netanyahu's last-minute compromise rejected

Likud says deals reached with coalition-minimum of 60 MKs, as it makes final attempt to reach compromise on Draft Law.Hezki Baruch, 5/29/2019, 9:59 PM

Likud official: Liberman out to bring down Netanyahu

Likud source: Liberman constantly says he will 'consider' proposals, only to reject them outright days later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 4:06 PM

Bennett meets with Shaked ahead of Knesset dissolution vote

New Right leaders meet in Naftali Bennett's office amid talk of possible run with Likud, as Israel inches towards new elections.Hezki Baruch, 5/29/2019, 2:56 PM

Nir Barkat to Naftali Bennett: Join the Likud

'Small right-wing parties hurt the nationalist camp,' says ex-Jerusalem Mayor-turned MK Nir Barkat. 'Do what Kulanu did and join the Likud.'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 5/29/2019, 11:20 AM

Netanyahu considering giving Ayelet Shaked a top spot in Likud

Senior Likud officials say Prime Minister Netanyahu considering reserving spot for Ayelet Shaked high on Likud's Knesset slate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 8:50 AM

Kahlon: We will run with the Likud

Kulanu chairman Moshe Kahlon confirms party will run together with Likud if new elections are held, hopes it will not come to that.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 7:36 PM

Likud: Liberman rejects any compromise

Likud party says no meeting currently scheduled with Yisrael Beyteinu leader Avigdor Liberman to form coalition, prevent repeat elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 7:14 PM

Likud secretariat approves reserved spots for Kulanu

Also approves proposal to run as one list for next Knesset; Netanyahu: 'Together with Kahlon we'll get more than 40 Knesset seats.'Mordechai Sones, 5/28/2019, 6:23 PM

Beit El yeshiva head calls repeat elections 'dangerous move'

Rabbi Zalman Melamed calls on Right Parties Union to support Knesset dissolution only after Likud signs understandings for future coalition.Mordechai Sones, 5/28/2019, 5:11 PM

Makor Rishon survey: 68 seats for national camp

New Right Party receives five seats, Feiglin and Moshe Kahlon remain outside Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 4:21 PM

Likud to vote on merger with Kulanu

Likud, Kulanu parties expected to merge after Likud votes on unification plan ahead of Wednesday's Knesset dissolution vote.Hezki Baruch, 5/28/2019, 2:25 PM

Report: Netanyahu and Liberman to meet at height of crisis

After break between them in recent days, PM and the Yisrael Beyteinu Chair to meet in private in effort to form government.Hezki Baruch, 5/27/2019, 5:47 PM

'Likud without Netanyahu will be invited to Gantz government'

Blue and White prepares to receive mandate for next government. MK Merav Cohen: We'll propose to Likud to join after leader is replaced.'Shimon Cohen, 5/27/2019, 4:50 PM

Lapid: 'Netanyahu obstacle to unity'

Blue and White co-Chair: 'Public wants national unity government; Netanyahu obstacle to unity.'Mordechai Sones, 5/27/2019, 3:52 PM

Shaked won't run with Liberman

Ayelet Shaked denies rumors claiming she'll run with Yisrael Beytenu party. Source: Shaked wants to run with Likud.Uzi Baruch, 5/27/2019, 1:21 PM

Date set for new elections - if coalition talks fail

Likud submits bill to dissolve Knesset, hold early elections on September 3rd, less than five months after last election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2019, 9:56 AM

Poll: Right-wing bloc would win again if new elections held

New poll shows right-wing - religious bloc would gain seats if second election held this year, with Likud leading Blue and White.David Rosenberg, 5/27/2019, 8:51 AM

Netanyahu orders Likud MKs to back vote to dissolve Knesset

Likud pushing for dissolution of 21st Knesset, while Blue and White plans to vote against measure, hoping to receive premiership.David Rosenberg, 5/27/2019, 8:08 AM

Tomorrow: Vote to dismiss the Knesset

Likud sends message mandating all MKs to attend vote to disperse the Knesset tomorrow afternoon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 7:59 PM

Will new Knesset be dissolved this week?

Likud party preparing to pass bill dissolving the new Knesset by Wednesday if coalition talks fail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 2:45 PM

Liberman to Likud: Stop lying to the Israeli people

Yisrael Beytenu chief rejects claims he is to blame for stalled coalition talks. 'Accept our draft law and everything will fall into place.'Hezki Baruch, 5/26/2019, 11:27 AM

Amid warnings of new elections, coalition talks remain stalled

Despite threats by Netanyahu to dissolve Knesset and go to new elections, haredi lawmakers and Yisrael Beytenu fail to reach compromise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 8:45 AM

Likud on leftist demonstration: What a joke!

Likud responds to leftist demonstration in Tel Aviv against Netanyahu's intention to pass the Immunity Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 4:54 AM

Report: Netanyahu considering going to new elections

After coalition talks hit impasse, Netanyahu leaning towards dissolving Knesset and going to new elections, Likud officials warn.David Rosenberg, 5/23/2019, 9:07 PM

Likud: Liberman blocking formation of right-wing government

Netanyahu calls party leaders in for urgent meeting as coalition talks stall ahead of deadline. Liberman declines request to join meeting.Nitsan Keidar, 5/23/2019, 7:10 PM

PM makes 'no progress' in talks with Shas, nixes UTJ meeting

Coalition talks with haredi partners fail to reach breakthrough as Netanyahu prepares for talks with Liberman ahead of next week's deadline.David Rosenberg, 5/22/2019, 1:05 PM

Coalition talks with United Right stall as gov't deadline nears

Talks between United Right and Likud stall in final week of coalition negotiations. 'We're like unwanted stepchildren.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2019, 11:14 AM

Gantz to Netanyahu: 'Stop the Immunity Law'

Blue and White Chair calls on PM to halt enacting Immunity Law, says struggle would take place 'in every possible arena.'Mordechai Sones, 5/20/2019, 4:24 PM

'Liberman and Smotrich will have to compromise'

With less than 10 days left to build government, Dep. FM Tzipi Hotovely speaks to Arutz Sheva about stalled coalition negotiations.Shimon Cohen, 5/19/2019, 7:11 PM

'I voted for the Disengagement in coordination with Netanyahu'

Former Likud minister Limor Livnat argues on Twitter with Netanyahu's former adviser. "I am preserving the Likud's values."Hezki Baruch, 5/19/2019, 6:10 AM

The 'New Likudniks' support Gideon Sa'ar and Michal Shir

'The liberal forces in the Likud are raising their heads,' New Likud members say.Ido ben Porat, 5/19/2019, 12:06 AM

Levin: Immunity issue is not part of coalition agreements

Chairman of Likud's coalition negotiating team seeks to dispel rumors that law granting immunity to Netanyahu is part of coalition talks.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/17/2019, 9:21 PM

Another Likud MK against the Immunity Law

MK Michal Shir writes on her Twitter account on Friday that 'I support Netanyahu but I think personal legislation is wrong and unnecessary.'Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2019, 2:55 PM

Yisrael Beytenu: We await answers from the Likud

Liberman's party says it will not compromise on tougher security policy and passing Draft Law.Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2019, 6:40 AM

Amsalem to Sa'ar: Shame on you

Likud MK David Amsalem blasts fellow Likud MK Gideon Sa'ar because of Saar's opposition to the immunity law.Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2019, 5:13 AM

'Immunity Law will harm Likud and Netanyahu'

'It's not for nothing that the leftist media doesn't stop embracing Gideon Sa'ar. He never misses an opportunity to undermine Netanyahu.'Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2019, 10:01 PM

Elkin: There's chance we'll be dragged to elections

'If United Right continues with high demands, we'll be dragged to elections in six months with similar results,' Elkin notes.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2019, 9:13 AM

Liberman: 'We won't recommend Gantz in any case'

Yisrael Beyteinu Chairman in closed meeting: Even if PM fails to form coalition, party will not recommend Gantz in his place.Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2019, 10:19 PM

MK Hendel: Likud and religious Zionism fumbling along way

MK Yoaz Hendel criticized right-wing MKs in first Knesset speech: 'Exile mentality is escape from responsibility.'Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2019, 9:59 PM

Lapid to Likud: 'Don't be cowards, be leaders'

MK message to Likud officials: 'History will remember MKs who supported Immunity Law as we remember those who supported disengagement.'Hezki Baruch, 5/13/2019, 4:17 PM