Gantz: Europe also understands danger of Iran

Blue and White Chairman calls to translate letter of warning against Iranian missiles sent by French, German, and UK ambassadors to UN.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 9:43 AM

Liberman: We're going to elections

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says he does not intend to join a narrow government, is convinced that a unity government is no longer an option.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 6:23 AM

Netanyahu, Gantz meet: No progress made

Likud, Blue and White leaders meet for 45 minutes, fail to make headway in unity government negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:52 PM

Gantz rejects defense pact with US

Blue and White leader says mutual defense pact would limit Israel's ability to defend itself despite close relationship with the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 4:29 PM

Gantz: 'I will give Netanyahu a position befitting his status'

MK Gantz says he's willing to form a unity government - but only if he serves as PM for its first two years.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 3:58 PM

Letter to an Israeli friend - from a concerned Montrealer

Do you fully understand the present situation in Israel? The concerted enraged attack of the Israeli Left on Netanyahu isn’t in fact an offensive against his person, although the Left does hate him viscerally—its aim is returning the Left to power.Professor (Emer.) Igor Mel'čuk, Monday, 11:28 AM

'Don't listen to those who advise you to be stubborn'

Education Minister: We are not the United Kingdom or Italy. We don't have the privilege of a third election.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 6:03 AM

Likud negotiator: Gantz is afraid of Yair Lapid

Minister Yariv Levin says he hopes Blue and White party will show openness to real negotiations today.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 12:09 PM

Shaked: Netanyahu's proposal is fair

New Right chairwoman supports Prime Minister Netanyahu's latest proposal for Blue and White.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/29/2019, 10:33 PM

Gantz: Netanyahu has become a burden on Likud members

Blue and White chairman: The State of Israel needs a unifying leader who respects law enforcement agencies and does not attack them.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/29/2019, 10:03 PM

Gantz: 'We're looking for options to form a unity government'

Blue and White leader meets local leaders in the Galilee.Hezki Baruch, 11/27/2019, 4:37 PM

Netanyahu's options

Loyalty to the people comes first, before loyalty to any one person. David Rubin, 11/27/2019, 8:01 AM

Could new Netanyahu-Gantz deal prevent third elections?

Under new proposal for power-sharing deal, Netanyahu would continue to serve as PM for 6 months, before being replaced by Gantz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 2:44 PM

Gantz: 'One Knesset Member drags entire country to elections'

Blue and White Chairman: 'If G-d forbid we go to elections, we do for 3 reasons that are 1 reason - bribery, fraud, and breach of trust.'Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2019, 5:21 PM

Stick with Netanyahu or face a lethal Two-State Solution

Either stand behind Netanyahu, or prepare to see 600 pound war-headed mortar shells from the 'West Bank' hitting Tel Aviv by 2022. Mark Langfan, 11/25/2019, 2:59 PM

Israel Hayom donates NIS 50,000 to charities chosen by Gantz

A settlement was reached in libel suit brought against Israel Hayom by Blue and White chairman Benny Gantz.Sara Rubenstein, 11/24/2019, 10:05 PM

Gantz: Prevent unnecessary and expensive elections

"I am continuing my efforts to achieve a majority in the Knesset to prevent elections," says Blue and White chairman.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/22/2019, 9:17 PM

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

Tibi still willing to serve as 'blocking bloc' for Gantz

Joint Arab List leader MK Ahmed Tibi finds 'incitement' against them 'incomprehensible'.Mordechai Sones, 11/21/2019, 8:37 AM

Gantz: Because of Hendel and Hauser, I'm not PM

Gantz criticizes his party members, Lapid stopped a unity government whilst Handel and Hauser stopped a minority government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 10:21 PM

Netanyahu to Gantz: Let's have immediate, unconditional talks

PM criticizes Blue and White leader after he returns mandate to president, says two leaders will succeed if they work together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 9:01 PM

Gantz returns mandate to president

Blue and White leader fails to form coalition.Gary Willig, 11/20/2019, 7:51 PM

Gantz and Netanyahu meet, no progress made

Gantz and Prime Minister Netanyahu hold crucial meeting 25 hours before expiry of Gantz's mandate to form a government.Elad Benari, 11/20/2019, 12:24 AM

US Ambassador briefed Gantz ahead of settlement announcement

Had Gantz informed of readiness to declare government within 24 hours, it is uncertain announcement would have been made.Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2019, 7:50 PM

Last chance for unity government?

Gantz, Netanyahu to meet tonight, one day before Gantz will have to return mandate to form government to the president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2019, 6:24 PM

Message to Gantz from Yesha Council leaders

Yesha Council call to Blue and White leaders: 'No narrow government should be allowed - join a broad unity government.'Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2019, 6:04 PM

Benny Gantz insulates Arab MKs from criticism

Blue and White Chair strongly attacks PMs words at Likud rally: 'Instead of scare tactics, let's talk. Instead of inciting, let's talk.'Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 6:29 PM

Netanyahu: 'Blue and White galloping to minority government'

Right bloc MKs gather for joint meeting; PM warns: 'Minority government - Hamas, Iran, Hezbollah's dream government.'Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 3:26 PM

'Gantz wants to be prime minister - at any cost'

Senior officials close to MK Gantz say he's 'not a pushover,' isn't afraid of relying on Arab parties for support.Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 2:14 PM

Dichter warns: Disaster in the colors of blue and white

Deputy Defense Minister warns against minority government supported by Arab MKs. "Stop this roller coaster before it starts moving."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2019, 3:56 AM

Gantz to right-wing parties: Dismantle the bloc

Blue and White chairman calls on leaders of the right-wing parties to break up their 55-MK bloc. New Right: We won't dismantle the bloc.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2019, 9:16 PM

Rivlin outline: 'No disqualifications, no boycotts'

Channel 13 News reveals details about President Rivlin's plan for unity government as presented to Netanyahu and Gantz.Elad Benari, 11/15/2019, 5:36 AM

Time running out for Gantz to form government

Blue and White leader has less than a week to form government before returning mandate to president.Gary Willig, 11/14/2019, 10:31 PM

Disagreement within Blue and White over unity government

Blue and White leaders disagree over whether to enter into government with Netanyahu over investigations against him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 10:59 PM

Gantz: End campaign with strong deterrence

Blue and White chair tours Gaza periphery, backs PM in actions against terrorists, but won't connect unity gov't to security situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 8:41 PM

Haredi MK: There won't be a government in the near future

MK Uri Maklev pessimistic about unity government being formed so long as Gantz has the mandate to form a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 5:40 AM

Deri's promise to Gantz

Shas chairman reportedly promised Gantz that his party would quit a unity government if Netanyahu doesn't honor rotation agreement.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 5:22 AM

Gantz: 'We're willing to weigh compromises'

Blue and White leader says he's willing to compromise - but only if it fits his party's worldview.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 4:08 PM

Watch: Gantz dances at wedding in Bnei Brak

A handful of haredim heckled Blue and White chairman who attended wedding of son of UTJ MK Yaakov Asher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 4:33 AM

'A blatant and shameful act worthy of every condemnation'

Blue and White, Labor-Gesher leaders come under fire for taking advantage of Rabin memorial to attack Netanyahu.Hezki Baruch, 11/11/2019, 2:00 AM

Sovereignty in Jordan Valley: 'Matter of national consensus'

'Israeli sovereignty in Jordan Valley is capable of uniting citizens of Israel: Right, Zionist Left, Center.'Mordechai Sones, 11/7/2019, 8:16 AM

Poll gives Netanyahu slight advantage in direct voting

Channel 12 News poll looks at possibility of holding direct election for PM revealing Netanyahu receives 40% of vote, Gantz - 36%.Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2019, 9:27 PM

Gantz: Netanyahu wants third election

Blue and White leader blames PM Netanyahu for coalition negotiations deadlock at halfway point of his mandate to form government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2019, 5:51 PM

Bennett requests unity from Gantz and Netanyahu

New Right Party head speaks at memorial event for Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, implores Netanyahu and Gantz who attended to form unity government.Mordechai Sones, 11/4/2019, 4:40 PM

Gantz: Israel is more important than any leader

Tens of thousands of people gather at Rabin Square in Tel Aviv at Rabin Memorial Rally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2019, 12:12 AM

Gantz: 'Israel will never give in to hatred'

At memorial for murdered PM, premier-hopeful Gantz says incitement 'reared its ugly head' once again, a quarter century later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2019, 9:27 PM

'In the end we'll hold new elections and you'll be replaced'

PM Netanyahu warns MK Gantz not to drag his feet: 'In the end you'll be replaced.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2019, 6:24 PM

Gantz optimistic a unity government will be formed

Blue and White chairman publishes update on coalition negotiations: The picture painted in the media is not necessarily accurate.Elad Benari, 10/31/2019, 4:02 AM

Gantz: I will make Kotel area for non-Orthodox

Blue and White leader says he will implement 'Western Wall deal' if he becomes PM. 'Western Wall is long enough for all.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2019, 5:18 PM

Jared Kushner meets Benny Gantz

Special adviser to US President meets leader of Blue and White party to discuss US peace plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2019, 4:29 PM

Gantz: No progress in meeting with Netanyahu

Blue and White leader says PM Netanyahu more concerned with avoiding prosecution than negotiating in good faith.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2019, 3:54 PM

Netanyahu, Gantz to meet today

Blue and White, Likud leaders to meet for first time since Gantz received the mandate to form the government from President Reuven Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 8:09 AM

PM Netanyahu to meet Gantz on Sunday

PM Netanyahu, MK Gantz, to meet for coalition talks in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2019, 8:13 PM

Tibi: If new elections are held, we'll get 15 seats

Joint List MK says he would welcome new elections, stresses Joint List will not be part of a government.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/25/2019, 11:51 PM

Gantz to be keynote speaker at rally in memory of Rabin

Blue and White chairman to attend and speak at central rally on 24th anniversary of assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.Ben Ariel, 10/25/2019, 5:10 AM

Kushner to meet with Netanyahu and Gantz

White House senior adviser will arrive in Israel and meet with PM, Blue and White leader for talks related to US peace plan.Nitzan Keidar, 10/24/2019, 1:08 PM

Gantz to meet Odeh and Tibi

Blue and White chairman to meet heads of Arab parties, but sources close to him stress these are not coalition negotiations.Hezki Baruch, 10/24/2019, 3:58 AM