Israel extends ban on PA operations in Jerusalem

Security Minister extends order preventing PA activity in eastern Jerusalem, following attempts to increase PA operations in area.Mordechai Sones, 2/1/2018, 9:43 PM

PM Netanyahu slams Polish law: History cannot be changed

PM Netanyahu, Pres. Rivlin, and MKs slam Poland for new bill to jail those who mention Poland's role in the Holocaust.Chana Roberts, 1/27/2018, 8:06 PM

Shaked: 'Pence address was a consummately Zionist speech'

Akunis: 'Greatest and most important Zionist speech ever delivered by a foreign leader at Knesset plenum.'Mordechai Sones, 1/22/2018, 7:15 PM

Plan to combat illegal infiltrations approved

New law would punish those who employ, house illegal infiltrators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2018, 6:00 PM

Erdan blasts Odeh: Israel's Arabs deserve better leaders

Public Security Minister criticizes Joint List chairman who reaffirmed his party will boycott U.S. Vice President's Knesset speech.Elad Benari, 1/21/2018, 1:39 AM

'Erdan is pressuring in the right area'

BDS groups worldwide concerned about Minister Erdan's decision to ban their entry into Israel,with some caliing for violence.Mordechai Sones, 1/16/2018, 6:21 PM

Public Security Minister: PA is a partner in the murder

Public Security Minister Erdan says the strongest message to murderers, Palestinian Authority, is to legalize, support, Havat Gilad.Yoni Kempinski, 1/15/2018, 1:31 PM

Likud minister: Treasury decision to cut police budget 'petty'

Finance Ministry aims to cut police officers' meal subsidies, Public Security Minister Erdan calls decision 'delusional' and 'petty.'Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 1/8/2018, 1:56 PM

Haaretz: 'Anyone who prays for rain is an idiot'

Haaretz article slams praying for rain as 'primitive.' Public Security Minister:'Haaretz believes Barghouti will bring peace.'Tal Polon, 1/7/2018, 12:33 PM

Erdan can't believe Foreign Ministry would oppose UNRWA cuts

Likud Minister doubts there's truth to TV report claiming the Foreign Ministry opposes Trump's plan to cut aid to UNRWA.Elad Benari, 1/5/2018, 12:08 AM

Terrorists' funerals won't become terror protests

Ministers submit legal memorandum allowing police to hold terrorists' bodies until conditions for peaceful funerals are met.Nitzan Keidar, 1/3/2018, 9:11 AM

Public Security Minister attacked with rocks in Abu Dis

Minister Erdan's convoy caught in rock attack in PA village near J'lem. Minister not injured, but car damaged. 'He survived by a miracle.'Tal Polon, 12/28/2017, 9:43 AM

'Infiltrators endanger Israeli lives'

Public Security Minister Erdan presents new plan for dealing with people, mostly PA residents, illegally residing in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2017, 10:20 AM

Norway limits funding to NGOs which boycott Israel

Norway follows in the footsteps of Denmark, cuts funding to Palestinian Arab NGOs promoting BDS.Elad Benari, 12/26/2017, 1:04 AM

Palestinian Authority BDS organizations receive major blow

Denmark announces cessation of funding for PA NGOs after Israeli Ministry of Strategic Affairs report exposes ties to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2017, 8:47 PM

'Palestinians can have the UN resolution - we have Jerusalem'

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan mocks Thursday's anti-Israel resolution denouncing President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 12/21/2017, 8:30 PM

'We're sick of talk and empty decisions'

The family of Hadar Goldin rips government for not acting to return bodies of soldiers after High Court orders release of terrorists bodies.Tzvi Lev, 12/14/2017, 8:20 PM

'According to Liberman we should give Jaffa to the Arabs'

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan dismisses Defense Minister Liberman's call to boycott Israeli Arabs.Tzvi Lev, 12/10/2017, 10:00 AM

Erdan: There are anti-Semitic views in UK Labour leadership

Public Security Minister says leadership of UK Labour party is anti-Semitic, stops short of saying leader Corbyn is an anti-Semite.Ben Ariel, 12/8/2017, 6:46 AM

Joint Arab List MK Ahmad Tibi reprimanded

Ethics Committee reprimands Tibi for visiting Temple Mount without police coordination and against Prime Minister's instructions.Mordechai Sones, 12/5/2017, 6:14 PM

Minister Erdan to EU: End funding of anti-Israel boycott

Strategic Affairs Minister to address EU parliament, call for end of funding of BDS organizations and groups which delegitimize Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 5:09 PM

Gilad Erdan visits 'Mista'arvim' undercover special forces unit

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan visits elite special forces undercover unit.Tzvi Lev, 11/30/2017, 10:03 PM

Likud minister: Picture of Rivlin is despicable, but not a crime

Public Security Minister Erdan says picture of President Rivlin in kaffiyeh is 'despicable,' but no reason for police to open investigation.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 11/20/2017, 1:43 PM

"Close 'hotel' for infiltrators run at public expense''

Government to close infiltrator holding facility within 3 months, after which infiltrators can choose between prison or leaving the country.Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2017, 1:35 PM

'Anyone who tries to harm us will face a harsh response'

Public Security Minister tours south, receives updates on police readiness for possible infiltration by Gaza terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2017, 9:26 PM

'Infiltrators will have to leave Israel - or go to jail'

Ministers Deri and Erdan propose closure of Holot detention center to remove third option for illegal infiltrators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2017, 8:18 PM

Report: Netanyahu to skip Independence Day torch-lighting

Security precautions make PM speech at annual Independence Day torch-lighting on Mt. Herzl untenable.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2017, 5:19 PM

Spanish court suspends municipal boycott of Israel

La Roda de Andalucía, first Spanish municipality to adopt boycott, to freeze measures after court rules that BDS is 'discrimination.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2017, 1:04 PM

Erdan: Terrorist funerals have become incitement rituals

Minister promotes bill to establish conditions for terrorist funerals, allow transfer of bodies only after families meet conditions.Mordechai Sones, 11/12/2017, 10:24 AM

British minister's career in jeopardy over Netanyahu meeting

UK Minister Priti Patel career in jeopardy over series of unauthorized meetings with senior Israeli officials, including PM Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 11/8/2017, 3:13 PM

'Boycott Bill' approved by Ministerial Committee

Legislation committee approves amendment to bill which seeks to deter BDS activists by imposing economic consequences on boycott.Hezki Baruch, 11/5/2017, 1:25 PM

New bill seeks to 'give teeth' to fight against BDS

According to 'Boycott Bill,' BDS activists could be sued for 100 thousand shekels without proof of damages - and 500 thousand with proof.Hezki Baruch, 11/1/2017, 5:13 PM

New police unit established to secure Temple Mount

Public Security Minister to announce new police unit dedicated to protecting visitors to Temple Mount following terror attack, riots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2017, 8:55 PM

PA event against selling property to Jews shut down

Public Security Minister orders prevention of PA conference that was to take place in the heart of Jerusalem.Tal Polon, 10/25/2017, 6:05 PM

Public Security Minister: Judge Trump by results, not by tweets

Likud minister Gilad Erdan praises US President Trump's actions, words, as good for Israel and in agreement with PM Netanyahu.Chana Roberts, 10/13/2017, 11:26 AM

Likud minister: Palestinian agreement comes at Israel's expense

Israel's Public Security Minister casts doubt on PA-Hamas agreement, says it may harm Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2017, 10:48 AM

'UN is becoming a pro-BDS, anti-Israel lobby'

Internal Security Minister praises US decision to withdraw from UNESCO, says UN turning into 'anti-Israel' platform.David Rosenberg, 10/12/2017, 9:08 PM

Netanyahu accused of keeping radical cleric in jail

Lawyer for Islamic Movement leader claims Netanyahu and Erdan are keeping his client in jail for no reason.Dalit Halevi, 10/9/2017, 3:13 AM

'The story of the Jewish people began at the Temple Mount'

'The terrorists understand the Jewish connection to the land and the Temple Mount better than some Israelis.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2017, 9:49 AM

PA-funded Jerusalem activity prevented

Minister Gilad Erdan orders ban on activities planned for Jerusalem's Muslim Quarter financed by Palestinian Authority.Mordechai Sones, 9/25/2017, 8:13 PM

'I had a bad feeling watching those videos'

Police Commissioner denounces police brutality documented at haredi anti-draft protest.Tzvi Lev, 9/18/2017, 1:10 PM

Erdan: Terror must be dealt a fatal blow

Minister Erdan at counter-terrorism conference: With broad cooperation, we can deal terror a fatal blow and ensure a safer world.Yoni Kempinski, 9/12/2017, 5:06 AM

Return an illegal weapon - and you won't be tried

Police operation seeks to cut down on Arab possession of illegal weapons by promising legal immunity if weapons returned.Hezki Baruch, 9/6/2017, 8:06 PM

Minister Erdan off to London for parleys and Israel festival

Erdan to hold series of meetings on security and political issues with senior ministers, host Tel Aviv in London Festival.Mordechai Sones, 9/6/2017, 3:01 PM

United Hatzalah recognized as official EMS organization

Government recognizes United Hatzalah as official rescue organization, police say recognition will improve overall emergency response.Hezki Baruch, 9/4/2017, 3:17 PM

Arson terror on the rise in Israel's north

Arab arson in Israel's north threatens kibbutz, forces regional council to call urgent meeting.Rafael Levi, 9/4/2017, 2:44 PM

'The fight against BDS is a struggle for the next generation'

Public Security Minister says BDS movement's goal is the destruction of Israel, must not be allowed to be legitimized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2017, 3:52 PM

'Our sovereignty starts in eastern Jerusalem'

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan pledges security for Jewish families choosing to live in eastern Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 8/27/2017, 5:45 PM

'Anarchists who make up their own laws'

Police say number of participants at weekly protest outside A-G's home exceeded the number permitted by Supreme Court.Uzi Baruch, 8/27/2017, 4:48 AM

Fast and furious: The new police helicopters

Four of most advanced helicopters in world operationalized by Israel Police to assist activities against terror, crime, and road bullying.Mordechai Sones, 8/21/2017, 10:56 PM

Remand of Islamic Movement leader extended

Rishon Lezion court extends remand of Sheikh who praised terrorist murder of 2 policemen on Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2017, 3:43 PM

Erdan against exporting medical marijuana

Internal Security Minister warns that shipments liable to be diverted to criminals, after Health Ministry recommends allowing it.Tzvi Lev, 8/14/2017, 2:59 PM

Fighting terror - 'from Yavneh to Brussels'

Public Security Minister meets with senior EU officials in Brussels and stresses importance of cooperation in fighting terror.Nitzan Keidar, 8/2/2017, 9:04 PM

Magnetometers to be placed at the entrance to Temple Mount

Security forces to place magnometers at Temple Mount entrances, cameras outside Temple Mount; Site to reopen Sunday afternoon.Hezki Baruch, 7/15/2017, 10:06 PM

'Hamas support shows true nature of BDS movement'

Minister Gilad Erdan responds to Hamas' statement of support for BDS, says movement and murderous terrorist organization have same goal.Gary Willig, 7/5/2017, 8:45 PM

Shaked: Government needs to take the reins

Gov't backs bill allowing closure of criminal, terrorist websites. 'The internet is a no-man's land, time for the gov't to take the reins.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2017, 10:30 AM

'We aren't giving terrorists free college degrees, that's a lie'

Internal Security Minister denies claims terrorists receive benefits in Israeli jails, including chance to take college classes for free.Ido Ben Porat, 6/28/2017, 1:37 PM