'Kite terrorists aren't little children'

MKs argue over whether Israel should fire at kite terrorists, MK Bennett insists kite terrorists are not children and should be eliminated.Uzi Baruch, 6/20/2018, 2:10 PM

'No Islamic mini-state in Israel'

Housing Minister says government easing construction times, must assert sovereignty in face of illegal construction in south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2018, 8:54 PM

'Negev under threat, and not just from Gaza'

Construction and Housing Minister presents 'Arrow to the Negev' plan to facilitate Jewish development in south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2018, 4:43 PM

New town in Arava: Ir Ovot

Housing Minister says new community part of plan to relieve housing crisis in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2018, 6:04 PM

'Israeli control over Judea, Samaria - a security necessity'

Housing Minister explains why Israel's security requires an Israeli hold of Judea and Samaria and the Jordan Valley.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2018, 7:55 AM

'Iran understands its lies have been exposed'

MKs from across political spectrum hail historic intelligence achievement after PM's speech, call on world to act on Iran's nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2018, 9:28 PM

'World would be better place without Assad'

Minister calls for Assad regime fall morning after chemical attack; 'Assad is Angel of Death to hundreds of thousands of innocent Syrians.'Mordechai Sones, 4/8/2018, 2:20 PM

'Joint Arab List harming its own voters'

Housing Minister Galant slams decision by Arab MKs to boycott Vice President Pence's address, says Arab lawmakers harm their constituents.Chana Roberts, 1/22/2018, 3:51 PM

Housing Minister: Israel is losing the south

Minister Yoav Galant says Israel must renew momentum of Jewish settlement in north and south amid massive illegal Bedouin construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2018, 10:55 PM

Housing Minister pushes to double size of 'capital of Samaria'

Yoav Galant visits Samaria city, orders hundreds of new housing units and new stadium constructed for residents.Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 1/1/2018, 7:23 PM

Jordan Valley to more than double in size

Ministers announce new plan for massive building in Jordan Valley. 'We will ensure the valley remains settled.'Eliran Aharon, 12/19/2017, 2:48 PM

Family of Mumbai terror victims approved for home in Israel

Israel approves parents of Chabad emissary murdered in Mumbai attack for state-owned apartment, paving the way for their move to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 9:34 AM

Israel to build 14,000 new housing units in Jerusalem

Following Trump's recognition of Jerusalem, Housing Minister began to promote plan to build thousands of housing units in the capital.Ido Ben Porat, 12/8/2017, 1:07 AM

Nasrallah threatens Israel from his bunker

'I call on all those who came to occupied Palestine to leave and return to the countries from which they came.'Ido ben Porat, 10/1/2017, 1:32 PM

'Samaria is necessary for Israel's national security'

Construction Minister at cornerstone ceremony for 650 housing units in Samaria: 'We don't have to choose between Amona or Dimona.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2017, 9:24 PM

Housing Minister: Time for Gush Etzion to expand dramatically

Kulanu minister visits Gush Etzion towns south of Jerusalem, calls Jewish settlement there 'historically, strategically, morally important.'Hezki Baruch, 9/1/2017, 1:45 PM

Near site of deadly Bedouin riots, work on Jewish town begins

Housing Minister Yoav Galant ordered work to begin on the new Negev village of Hiran. 'We need to prevent a chain of Arab villages'.Hezki Baruch, 7/31/2017, 9:54 AM

Galant: We will continue to strengthen Jewish settlement

Housing and Construction Minister visits protest tent set up by Netiv Ha'Avot residents.Hezki Baruch, 7/27/2017, 5:44 AM

Ya'alon blasts government ministers

Former Defense Minister criticizes Galant who called for the elimination of Assad, blasts Liberman over calls to destroy Hamas.Ido Ben Porat, 6/30/2017, 5:06 AM

Housing Ministry meets in Muslim Quarter

Housing Ministry hold monthly meeting in home of former PM Ariel Sharon and location where Mark Twain stayed during visit to the Holy Land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2017, 4:35 PM

Elevator to be built at Western Wall Plaza

Elevator and underground tunnels will allow greater access to Western Wall and Jewish Quarter to elderly and disabled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2017, 12:21 PM

'Time to eliminate Assad'

Kulanu Minister Gen. Yoav Galant says time has come to be rid of Syrian dictator, crush Iranian regime.Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2017, 1:16 PM

'We must establish our hold on Jerusalem'

Construction, Housing Minister pledges to do all in his power to strengthen Jerusalem and surrounding towns, 'Explain justice of our path'Mordechai Sones, 5/8/2017, 7:01 PM

Galant: Israel must prevent Bedouin seizure of Negev

Housing Minister tours Negev, says Israel has room for all, but must exercise sovereignty and not allow illegal construction in south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 3:49 PM

Kulanu minister: Prepare for war with Hamas this summer

Minister Yoav Gallant warns summer may see Israel warring with Hamas, says Israel must do everything possible to prevent it.Hezki Baruch, 4/16/2017, 10:46 AM

'Cabinet decision allows balanced' construction in Yesha

Housing and Construction Minister Yoav Galant participated in pre-Pesach ceremony with Yesha leaders.Hezki Baruch, 4/4/2017, 6:43 PM

Galant to Hezbollah: 'We will push Lebanon back 100 years'

Housing Minister Yoav Galant (Kulanu) warns that if Hezbollah drags Israel to regional conflict, 'we will push Lebanon back a hundred years'Ido Ben Porat, 3/27/2017, 8:17 PM

PM's office: Building freeze report is false

PM's office strongly denies Arutz Sheva report that Netanyahu instructed a freeze on thousands units in Yesha he had approved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 4:38 PM

'Israel's security requires immediate pardon for Azariya'

Politicians react in different ways to Azariya sentence. Some demand immediate pardon, others to respect court sentence.Yoel Domb, 2/21/2017, 2:36 PM

'Construction boom for Judea and Samaria'

Housing Minister Yoav Galant confirms over 2,000 housing units for marketing in Judea and Samaria, says State had to obey court on Amona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 10:23 PM

'Take their identity cards and send them to Syria'

Housing Minister says terrorists and their families should have their citizenship revoked and be expelled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2017, 6:39 PM

MK Ghattas questioned by police

Arab Knesset member questioned this morning on suspicion of smuggling phones to Hamas terrorists in prison.Hezki Baruch, 12/20/2016, 11:36 AM

'Stones that survived 2,000 years tell our story'

Housing Minister tours Jewish Quarter of Old City of Jerusalem, says archaeology proof of Jewish connection to city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 4:47 PM

Housing Minister: World must stop UNESCO hypocrisy

In Ecuador, Minister says world must stop the UN from acting against the Jewish people, praises Israeli strides in urban development.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2016, 9:35 PM

Housing Minister: I love Samaria

Yoav Galant says he loves Samaria and wishes to see Immanuel built up and flourishing.Gary Willig, 10/7/2016, 12:16 PM

Minister Galant: Build an artificial island for Gaza

Housing and Construction Minister Yoav Galant spoke at IAC(Israel American Council) conference about Israel's strategic and regional goals.Yoni Kempinski, 9/25/2016, 10:12 AM

Upgrade on 'Cost of Living' lottery for discounted housing

Ministers Kahlon and Galant have changed the lottery to win discounted housing, in order to increase the chances of a win.Hezki Baruch, 8/22/2016, 5:33 PM

'Today everyone knows the Gaza expulsion was a mistake'

After 11 years, newly inked agreement will resettle expelled Gaza residents, including some who were also expelled from Sinai in 1982.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2016, 10:34 PM

Housing Minister pledges construction in Gush Etzion

'We must build up Gush Etzion', says Kulanu's Yoav Galant.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2016, 4:48 PM

Kahlon denies reports of Cabinet reshuffle

Finance Minister insists there will be no change of ministries without Yoav Galant's full agreementNitsan Keider, 7/12/2016, 2:39 PM

Cabinet reshuffle to hit Kulanu

Reports indicate Netanyahu intends to give Kulanu Economy Ministry, though its authorities will be reduced.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 10:22 PM

Gov't to boost construction for haredi sector

Proposal would set aside 5,000 housing units per year for haredi areas, prevent changes in makeup of neighborhoods.David Rosenberg, 7/7/2016, 1:32 PM

‘Palestinians must learn to properly condemn terrorist attacks’

Israeli Ministers condemn Orlando nightclub massacre, call to fight radical Islam.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 6/13/2016, 5:20 PM

Housing Minister: Government isn't building in Judea and Samaria

Construction and Housing Minister Yoav Galant admits the government’s policy is not to build in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2016, 6:12 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Gaza: A port is no panacea for poverty

Hamas are not burrowing tunnels because Gaza has no port. They are burrowing them despite the fact it does not have one.Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/26/2016, 6:45 PM

Housing Minister: I'm not trying to lower housing costs anymore

Housing Minister Yoav Galant and Kulanu party are changing goals from reducing cost of housing to providing apartments to young couples.Matt Wanderman, 4/5/2016, 8:45 AM

Minister Galant: Don't blame Palestinians for attacks

Ex-IDF Chief of Staff says Israel should make Palestinian economy prosper as an 'Israeli security interest.'Chaim Lev, 3/9/2016, 12:37 PM

Israeli politicians blast UN chief's remarks on terror

"Terrorism in Paris and Otniel is the same," says Hotovely in response to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2016, 4:13 AM

Dep Defense Minister calls for expulsion of terrorist's family

Deputy Security Minister calls for expulsion of terrorist's family, claims they are responsible for his education and incitement.Ido Ben-Porat, 1/19/2016, 9:20 AM

Gov't, Jewish Agency sign 1B public housing deal

2,650 public housing units to be built for Israel's poorest immigrants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2015, 8:44 PM

Galant: Ya'alon Had His Photo Taken Near Hamas's Tunnels

Kulanu party candidate blasts Defense Minister over his handling of Hamas's terror tunnels.Ido Ben Porat, 3/8/2015, 5:42 AM

Galant: I Could Have Defeated Hamas In Half the Time

Top-ranking Kulanu candidate Yoav Galant accuses Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon, Netanyahu of 'neglecting' Israel's security.Shimon Cohen, 2/22/2015, 9:39 AM

Top Kulanu Candidate: Settlements an 'Error'

#2 candidate on Kulanu list advocates evicting Judea-Samaria residents who live outside major settlement blocs, for 'Zionist' reasons.Tova Dvorin, 2/3/2015, 11:22 AM

Galant: Gov't Knew of Hamas Tunnels, Did Nothing

Number 2 in Kulanu list says tunnels were no secret and that when he was general, the IDF destroyed 92 tunnels.Gil Ronen, 1/31/2015, 7:51 PM

Poll: Israelis Prefer Ya'alon as Defense Minister

35.7% of Israelis prefer Ya'alon over other, possibly more qualified candidates, including Bennett, Yadlin, and Galant.Tova Dvorin, 1/25/2015, 5:00 PM

Top Kulanu Official Supports Limited Land Swaps

Jerusalem to remain united, but some parts of Israel will 'realistically' be given away, Yoav Galant says.Tova Dvorin, 1/20/2015, 3:00 PM

'Our Enemies are not in Election Recess'

MK Yariv Levin, Head of Knesset Defense C'tee, says security matters must not be affected by elections.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 1/20/2015, 12:35 PM