The monopoly returns? Outrage mounts over sale of Golan Telecom

Gilad Erdan demands Antitrust Authority and Communications Ministry reject 'harmful' billion shekel sale of Golan Telecom to Cellcom.Cynthia Blank, 11/5/2015, 2:51 PM

Ban on fireworks shot by Arab rioters

Import of fireworks, which tests show can be lethal, banned in initiative of Erdan to try and limit Arab terror arsenal.Ido Ben-Porat, 11/3/2015, 10:56 AM

Minister to haredi MK: Did you justify Arafat?

Fierce debate rages in Knesset committee over ascent to Temple Mount, in which MK Gafni blames terror on Jewish presence at holiest site.Hezki Baruch, 10/28/2015, 4:52 PM

Erdan: Once A Terrorist is Neutralized, Leave Him

Internal Security Minister severely condemns wrongful death of Eritrean national, warns public to draw line at self-defense.Tova Dvorin, 10/20/2015, 10:46 AM

Erdan Reveals Abbas's 'Terror Lie' to the West

Internal Security Minister pens column in UK paper explaining that PA Temple Mount incitement is at the core of current terror wave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2015, 1:13 PM

State Dept. Backtracks: No Violation of Temple Mount Status Quo

After blaming Israel for Arab terror, State Dept. spokesman John Kirby says he 'did not intend to suggest' Temple Mount status quo broken.Cynthia Blank, 10/15/2015, 3:05 PM

Erdan: State Dept. Has 'Always Been Hostile' to Us

Internal Security Minister blasts US State Dept. for 'accepting lies' about Israel's use of force without proper investigation.Yaakov Levi, 10/15/2015, 9:17 AM

Israel to Relax Gun Laws amid Wave of Terror

Internal Security Min. announces lifting of some restrictions, says haredi teachers should be armed as terrorists see them as prime targets.Ari Soffer, 10/14/2015, 5:51 PM

Minister Warns Synagogues Prime Target for Terrorists

Religious Affairs Minister David Azoulay makes specific requests to secure synagogues, noting prayer cannot be postponed.Hezki Baruch, 10/14/2015, 3:40 PM

Israel Will Not Return the Bodies of Terrorists

Security Cabinet adopts Erdan's suggestion not to allow 'terror rally' funerals, weighs burying terrorists on the borders of Israel.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/14/2015, 12:22 PM

Gov't, Mayor Mulling Closing Off Jerusalem Arab Neighborhoods

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan also considering relaxing restrictions on issuing firearms licenses, as deadly attacks continue.Ari Soffer, 10/13/2015, 12:05 PM

Israel Could Refuse to Return Terrorists' Bodies

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan pushing proposal to bury terrorists without fanfare in cemeteries for enemy dead.Tova Dvorin, 10/12/2015, 4:08 PM

'There is No Security in Jerusalem'

At Interior Committee Erdan warns 'height of terror wave, innocent civilians at the front'; police chief: 'live fire at rock terrorists.'Hezki Baruch, 10/12/2015, 12:42 PM

It's Official: Roni Alsheich Appointed Next Police Chief

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan welcomes appointment, says it will allow the Israel Police to 'move forward.'Hezki Baruch, 10/11/2015, 12:53 PM

Terrorist Stabs Soldier, Snatches His Gun

Arab terrorist steals soldier's gun in Kiryat Gat after wounding him, but is killed in the attempt. Erdan: 'tragedy prevented.'Uzi Baruch, 10/7/2015, 3:21 PM

Internal Security Minister: We Need to Grin and Bear It

Internal Security Minister Erdan says Israel has 'experienced such terror waves from time to time,' and must keep a stiff upper lip.Gil Ronen, 10/4/2015, 3:54 PM

Israel Allies Vow to Fight Lies, Incitement and Hatred

Global MPs resolve to defend Israel against 'discriminatory' int'l boycotts which threaten her 'sovereignty and security.'Yoni Kempinski, 10/1/2015, 1:53 PM

Israel Faces 'Unprecedented Assault' on its Basic Legitimacy

All 'people of conscience' must reject BDS, Gilad Erdan tells delegation of international MPs who signed resolution to support Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2015, 10:46 AM

Top Candidate for Police Commissioner: Anti-Terror 'Mastermind'

Religious-Zionist Roni Alshich, 52, is deputy head of Shin Bet - and credited as a 'mastermind' of Israel's war against terror.Hezki Baruch, 9/27/2015, 12:41 PM

Erdan Wants to Publish Police Commissioner Nominee's Name

Minister for Public Security asks permission to publicize name of Shin Bet deputy, who was nominated for police commissioner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2015, 10:55 PM

Religious Deputy Security Head to be Next Police Chief?

After Gal Hirsch forced to remove candidacy, Minister Erdan presents ISA deputy director as candidate for top officer.Uzi Baruch, 9/25/2015, 2:52 PM

Constant Terror Yields Raise for Jerusalem Police

Cabinet approves 800 shekel per month raise for capital police officers in light of ongoing rock and firebomb attacks.Tova Dvorin, 9/25/2015, 12:09 PM

Gal Hirsch: Israeli Life 'Directed by Unelected Interests'

Retired Brigadier General Gal Hirsch, who withdrew his candidacy for police commissioner, claims he was the victim of a 'smear campaign.'Yoni Kempinski, 9/24/2015, 10:50 AM

Scandal-Hit Hirsch Drops Candidacy for Police Commissioner

Retired General Gal Hirsch no longer aiming to be next commissioner due to harsh, lengthy opposition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2015, 9:42 PM

Who is to Blame for Temple Mount Rioting?

Firestorm in Knesset over violence in Jerusalem culminates with leftists blaming Israel for Palestinian violence; Minister points to Abbas.Hezki Baruch, 9/22/2015, 9:35 AM

Erdan: Lapid Has Gone 'Even More Left' than Herzog

Twitter battle between Erdan and Lapid sinks to mud-slinging over the latter's advocation for regional solution to conflict.Cynthia Blank, 9/20/2015, 1:31 PM

Arab Terror Runs Rampant in Jerusalem

As terror in capital escalates, Security Minister Erdan demands terrorists not be given bail or community service after hurling rocks.Uzi Baruch, 9/15/2015, 10:05 PM

Chief Justice Claims Erdan Attempts to 'Intimidate' Judges

Miriam Naor blasts Internal Security Minister for asserting judges who mete out light punishments to stone-throwers won't be promoted.Uzi Baruch, 9/13/2015, 1:18 PM

Erdan: Riots Won't Prevent Jews from Visiting Temple Mount

Internal Security Minister vows to change status quo after Muslim mob hurls firebombs at police officers.Tova Dvorin, 9/13/2015, 9:41 AM

Yehuda Glick Optimistic for 'Great Change' on Temple Mount

Yehuda Glick commends new minister of internal security, hints that he favors Jewish ascent to Temple Mount.Benny Tucker, 9/1/2015, 2:56 PM

Erdan Re-Thinking Police Chief Appointment?

Amid corruption allegations and complaints from bereaved parents, Erdan meets with Maj. Gen. who skewered Hirsch in report on Lebanon war.Cynthia Blank, 8/30/2015, 11:32 AM

'We Won't Be Silent': Protest to Demand Action on Temple Mount

Students for Temple Mount movement to protest in front of Internal Security Minister's home over bullying against Jewish visitors to Mount.Tova Dvorin, 8/28/2015, 5:33 PM

Minister Weighs Bereaved Parents' Complaints on New Top Cop

Interior Security Minister Erdan meets parents who say new police commissioner led to their sons' deaths in Second Lebanon War.Ido Ben-Porat, 8/28/2015, 12:59 PM

Former Police Chiefs Mobilize Against New Top Cop

Gal Hirsch 'unsuitable' choice while Gilad Erdan 'has no clue about police,' former police chiefs say in attempt to thwart appointment.Cynthia Blank, 8/26/2015, 9:59 PM

Jewish Home MK: Support Top Cop Appointment

MK Smotrich calls on religious Zionists to back Gal Hirsch's selection, citing the 'hysteria' among police brass.Shimon Cohen, 8/26/2015, 2:56 PM

Security Minister Wants to Outlaw Temple Mount Rioters

The Arab men and women hired by Islamic Movement to harass Jews are an illegal organization, says Min. Erdan.Ido Ben Porat, 8/24/2015, 2:56 PM

BDS Fight to Move to Strategic Affairs Ministry

Gilad Erdan will take control of countering the boycott movement against Israel, as Foreign Ministry officials fume.Cynthia Blank, 8/20/2015, 8:06 AM

Security Minister: The Doctors Released a Terrorist

Ministers condemn release of Islamic Jihad hunger striker, saying he 'invented a new method of suicide for terror.'Hezki Baruch, 8/19/2015, 10:21 PM

Security Minister Opposes State's Cave-In to Hunger Striker

State Attorney informed hunger striking terrorist he will be released in November, against wishes of Internal Security Minister.Hezki Baruch, 8/19/2015, 12:48 PM

Erdan: I'm Not Ready to See Terrorists Roam Free in Israel

Internal Security Min. blasts Israel Medical Association's 'hypocritical' opposition to legal practice of force-feeding.Hezki Baruch, 8/12/2015, 7:04 PM

Internal Security Minister 'Saddened' by Infiltrator Verdict

Erdan says verdict 'delivers a serious blow to the state's attempt to prevent illegal infiltrators from settling into Israel's cities.'Hezki Baruch, 8/11/2015, 9:30 PM

Officer Dismissed from Stabbing Probe over Conflict of Interest

Internal investigation over the police oversights which led to the death of a teen - and wounded five others - made more transparent.Tova Dvorin, 8/5/2015, 6:31 PM

Minister Challenges Leftists: Do You Condemn Arab Firebombs?

Min. Gilad Erdan in special Knesset discussion after recent murders points out leftists' hypocrisy over hate crimes.Arutz Sheva staff, 8/4/2015, 1:20 PM

Police Minister: Duma Arsonists Were Religious Anarchists

Internal Security Minister Erdan has no doubt arson attack in which an Arab baby was killed was committed by Jews.Gil Ronen, 8/3/2015, 12:38 PM

Internal Security Minister Faces Stabbing, Arson Head-On

Minister Gilad Erdan addresses both security breaches in candid interview Friday, opens investigation into Jerusalem stabbing.Tova Dvorin, 7/31/2015, 3:50 PM

Internal Security Minister Warns: No More Prisoner Swaps

Gilad Erdan says Israel must do everything in its power to free Israelis held captive by Hamas - but freeing terrorists out of the questionAri Soffer, 7/11/2015, 9:29 PM

Gov't Shuts Down PA's Incitement TV Channel

Palestine '48 broadcast to Israeli Arabs and was completely under the control of the Palestinian Authority.Reut Hadar, 7/9/2015, 10:40 PM

Top Cop Suicide: 'Police Must Back Each Other Up'

Interior Security Minister Erdan tells police's top officers they need to stand up for each other when under external attack.Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2015, 1:57 PM

Justice Minister Urged to End 'Wild West' on Temple Mount

Temple Mount activists including Yehuda Glick meet with Ayelet Shaked, call for rule of law, freedom of worship on Judaism's holiest site.Hezki Baruch, 6/24/2015, 9:54 PM

Abbas Rejects Israel's Ramadan Concessions

Internal Security Min. Gilad Erdan says PA chief wants Palestinians to suffer, using them as political pawns to attack Israel.Tova Dvorin, 6/24/2015, 4:40 PM

New Minister of Internal Security Vows to Get Tough in E. J'lem

Min. Gilad Erdan's first tour in new role included terror-stricken Ma'ale Hazeitim and Shiloah, as well as Shuafat.Ido Ben Porat, 6/18/2015, 10:02 PM

Erdan Slams Ex-Envoy for Obama Bashing

Strategic Affairs Minister says Kulanu MK Michael Oren's recent attacks on US President Barack Obama 'don't match the reality.'Hezki Baruch , 6/18/2015, 2:58 PM

Prisoner Force-Feeding Bill Passes First Hurdle, Despite Critics

The government authorized for legislation a bill that would allow prisons to force-feed security prisoners who go on a hunger strike.Moshe Cohen, 6/14/2015, 5:14 PM

IDF Southern Command Chief Shortlisted for Police Commissioner

Erdan reportedly weighing Gen. Sami Turgeman for next Police Commissioner, noting latter's popularity, integrity; Ministry denies reports.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2015, 10:26 AM

Treasury Unsure How PM will Fulfill Pledge to Erdan

Finance Minister's aides demand that Netanyahu clarify where funds he promised to Internal Security Ministry are coming from.Cynthia Blank, 5/28/2015, 1:20 PM

Erdan's Plans: Revamp the Israel Police, Fight BDS

Details of agreement between PM and Internal Security, Strategic Affairs Min. Gilad Erdan emerge. Erdan: this is a challenge, opportunity.Tova Dvorin, 5/26/2015, 10:11 AM

Peace Talks: 'Dangerous' or Expected?

Ministers face off over rumors that Netanyahu plans to revive peace talks, discuss 'settlement blocs' with PA.Tova Dvorin, 5/26/2015, 9:26 AM