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Chief Rabbi Harshly Condemns Church Arson

Sweeping condemnation as police arrest 16 residents of Samaria Thursday afternoon in connection with the fire at a Galilee church.Moshe Cohen , 6/18/2015, 12:44 PM

Hotovely Slams Church Arson, Defacement

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipt Hotovely on Thursday condemned the burning and graffiti desecration of a church.Moshe Cohen, 6/18/2015, 10:26 AM

'World Wants to Tie Both Our Hands'

Deputy minister Hotovely and foreign ministry director Dore Gold present report vindicating IDF's fight against Hamas terror last summer.Ari Yashar, 6/15/2015, 12:47 PM

Liberman: Israel Gaza Report Correct, UN's 'Trash'

Former Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman praised the report released by Israel on Operation Protective Edge.Yaakov Levi, 6/14/2015, 8:08 PM

Shaked: Tell Everyone That IDF is a 'Just' Army

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked on Sunday called on Israelis to publicize far and wide the report on Operation Protective Edge.Yaakov Levi, 6/14/2015, 4:08 PM

Hotovely: Israel Not Involved in Iran Spy Hacking

Israel officially denies any connection to allegations it spied on Western powers while they discussed Tehran's nuclear program.Yaakov Levi, 6/11/2015, 11:05 AM

Orange CEO to Hotovely: Sorry for Misunderstanding

In a letter to Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely, Orange CEO Stephane Richard again proclaimed his 'affection' for Israel.Yaakov Levi, 6/10/2015, 4:17 PM

Ex-Likud Minister Meridor: Zionism Isn't Religious

Meridor debates Hotovely over her citing of Torah, says Israel must ignore religious rights and offer a Palestinian state outline to UN.Yoni Kempinski, 6/8/2015, 9:46 PM

Hotovely: Israeli Weakness Provokes World Pressure

Deputy FM promises no flip-flop of views under int'l pressure, outlines policy moving focus from security to justice of Israel's cause.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Yoni Kempinski, 6/8/2015, 4:39 PM

Hotovely: We Expect France to Condemn Orange

Deputy Foreign Minister calls on France to condemn Orange's decision to cut ties with Israel.Ben Ariel, 6/5/2015, 12:13 AM

Hotovely to Orange CEO: Take Back Your Remarks

Deputy Foreign Minister asks CEO of Orange mobile company to take back comments on ending ties with Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 6/4/2015, 4:46 AM

Lapid: Orange CEO Has 'A Lot of Chutzpah'

MKs in Israel were up in arms over comments by Orange CEO Stephane Richard that he would end the company's franchise contract if he could.Moshe Cohen, 6/4/2015, 1:14 AM

Zurich Claims Anti-IDF Event is 'Very Balanced'

MFA files formal complaint over Breaking the Silence's exhibit on 'life in the West Bank' to Bern; Zurich: this starts dialogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2015, 5:38 PM

Hotovely Takes On Anti-IDF Exhibit in Switzerland

Deputy FM orders ministry to snap into action against Breaking the Silence exhibit presenting 'testimony' besmirching the IDF.Nitsan Keidar, Ari Yashar, 6/2/2015, 3:53 PM

Hamas Front Group Receives UN Status

Palestinian Rights Center made an official UN NGO; Hotovely: move 'awards a prize to terrorism.'Tova Dvorin and Hezki Baruch, 6/1/2015, 10:57 PM

Report: MK Hazan Demands Deputy Foreign Minister

According to associates of the freshman Likud MK, Oren Hazan will be demanding rotation of deputy foreign minister with Tzipi Hotovely.Cynthia Blank, 5/31/2015, 12:05 PM

Tzipi Hotovely: Continuing a Legacy from the Prophets of Israel

Clarity and truth are the keys to explaining the justice of Israel's cause. Ronn Torossian, 5/31/2015, 12:00 AM

Hazan Lashes Out at Hotovely in Twitter Feud

Likud MKs resort to Twitter battle over remarks allegedly made during faction discussion on overhauling party primaries.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 5/28/2015, 7:45 AM

'Dividing Foreign Ministry Will Harm Israel'

Foreign Ministry diplomats warn that more authorities have been removed than in Liberman's term, results can be catastrophic.Nitsan Keidar, Ari Yashar, 5/26/2015, 6:55 PM

Top Israeli Islamist: Civil War 'Inevitable'

A full-blown war between Israeli Arabs and the Netanyahu government is 'just a matter of time,' says top Islamist Kamal Al-Khatib.Yaakov Levi, 5/24/2015, 10:56 PM

Hotovely to Foreign Ministry: Quote Torah to World

Deputy FM in speech tells Israeli envoys worldwide to reference Torah in arguing Israel's right to all of the land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2015, 2:57 PM

Hotovely: Foreign Ministry Must Show it is Right

Vowing to work to bring Foreign Ministry back to former glory as 'spearhead' of diplomacy, Hotovely argues policy change is needed.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 5/21/2015, 1:09 PM

Hotovely: There is a Consensus Regarding Jerusalem

Deputy Foreign Minister meets Norwegian Foreign, tells him Israelis agree that Jerusalem must remain united.Hezki Baruch, 5/20/2015, 5:15 AM

Peace Talks: Now in the Hands of Silvan Shalom

Shalom responsible for US-Israel relations as well; move sparks opposition from PA and tension within Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2015, 7:32 PM

'Hotovely Not Minister is a Spit in the Face'

Likud's national-religious public and Hotovely associates vent frustrations over Netanyahu's intentions not to give her a ministry.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 5/14/2015, 2:57 PM

Sources: Hotovely to Be Named Science Minister

Likud MK set to be the first observant woman to be appointed to a ministry, as Netanyahu reportedly set to offer her Science Ministry.Yaakov Levi, 5/10/2015, 4:19 PM

Court Largely Upholds Law Against Boycott Calls

The High Court dismissed two petitions against a law that makes it illegal to call for a boycott of Israel.Moshe Cohen, 4/15/2015, 9:51 PM

Hotovely: Bibi Will Form Nationalist Government

Likud MK dismisses claims that Netanyahu will form a unity government, advises voters not to believe every headline they read.Ido Ben Porat, 3/29/2015, 6:05 AM

Education Portfolio Sparks Pre-Coalition Battle

In-fighting in Likud between MKs Gamliel and Hotovely for position of Education Minister, while Jewish Home's Shaked also joining the mix.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 3/23/2015, 5:18 PM

Hotovely: We 'Trolled' For Jewish Home Votes

The 2015 elections were “a great moment for Religious Zionism,” MK Tzipi Hotovely (Likud) wrote on her Facebook page Wednesday.Yaakov Levi, 3/18/2015, 7:24 PM

Netanyahu Denies he Rejected a Palestinian State

PM's office rebuts publication that claimed the Bar Ilan speech was 'void,' saying that isn't his position but rather Hotovely's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2015, 10:34 AM

Hotovely: Religious Zionists Will Pick the Next PM

Hotovely says Likud needs strong showing or it and Jewish Home will be out, claims lessons of freeze and Livni partnership were learned.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 2/10/2015, 6:06 PM

Hotovely Praises Samaria Settlement

Likud MK Tzipi Hotovely took the battle for votes to Judea and Samaria, the heartland of support for Naftali Bennett's Jewish Home.Moshe Cohen, 2/5/2015, 2:59 PM

'This is the Answer to BDS'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Likud MKs praise project encouraging small businesses in Judea-Samaria, in defiance of BDS campaign.Hezki Baruch, 2/3/2015, 2:28 PM

Likud Recount Gives Hotovely 20th Spot

Long drawn out contest for realistic spot on list ends in Hotovely's favor, placing her a mere 101 votes ahead of Dichter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2015, 2:43 PM

Likud Recount Resumes as Dichter's Appeal Accepted

Supreme Court accepts Avi Dichter's appeal, orders Likud to resume recount of primaries.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 1/28/2015, 3:42 AM

Hotovely: No Need for Joint List with Jewish Home

Tzipi Hotovely hails her placement in #20 spot, which she believes she merited in any event; says joint list would detract voters.Yishai Karov, 1/26/2015, 6:38 PM

Hotovely Wins Appeal; Recount is Stopped Short

MK Tzipi Hotovely wins appeal against Likud Court's decision for a full recount; Avi Dichter likely to appeal to Supreme Court.Cynthia Blank, 1/26/2015, 4:55 PM

Hotovely: I Am in the #20 Spot

Tzipi Hotovely criticizes the decision to recount the votes in the Likud primaries, says it will unnecessarily hurt the party.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 1/25/2015, 4:01 AM

Likud Court Orders Recount of Primaries

Likud's internal court accepts petition of Avi Dichter and orders that ballots be recounted.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/23/2015, 8:19 PM

Saga Around Hotovely and Dichter Continues

Likud court suggests that Netanyahu cancel the reserved #11 spot on the list, threatens to consider ordering a recount of all the ballots.Elad Benari, 1/21/2015, 3:43 AM

Tzipi Hotovely Appointed to #20 Likud Spot

It's official: after weeks of controversy, Avi Dichter replaced by Hotovely for #20, bumping her up to a realistic place on the list.Shlomo Pitrikovsky and Tova Dvorin, 1/19/2015, 4:52 PM

Report: Hotovely Beat Dichter After All

A recount of several ballots has reportedly found that Tzipi Hotovely narrowly beat Avi Dichter for the 20th spot on the Likud list.Elad Benari, 1/16/2015, 6:16 AM

Dichter Also Appeals Likud Primary Results

Days after Hotovely filed an official appeal with election commission, her main obstacle to a realistic spot, Dichter, does so as well.Cynthia Blank, 1/12/2015, 7:41 PM

Hotovely Appeals Likud Primaries Results

Tzipi Hotovely, who was just 55 votes short of being placed in a realistic spot on the Likud’s Knesset list, appeals results.Uzi Baruch, 1/9/2015, 2:15 AM

Hotovely: Having a Baby Took a Political Toll

The MK, who did not do well in the primaries, says that her Likud activism was curtailed during her maternity leave.Yoni Kempinski, Gil Ronen, 1/6/2015, 10:37 AM

Likud MKs: The Goal Now is to Win the Elections

Likud members tell Arutz Sheva that the party's main goal now is to win as many seats as possible and defeat the Herzog and Livni.Yoni Kempinski and Elad Benari, 1/6/2015, 4:13 AM

Single Poll Station May Put Hotovely in Knesset

Sources close to the MK say that a poll station at Neria in Samaria gives her 82 votes and places her in 20th spot in Likud list.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 1/5/2015, 12:13 PM

Hotovely Out of Realistic Spot by 55 Votes

Final recount of Likud primaries finds Deputy Minister will not be in a realistic spot after all.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 1/5/2015, 12:12 AM

Recount Spells Hope for Hotovely

Only a few hundred primary election votes separate the MK – currently placed in 26th spot – from 20th spot in Likud's list.Gil Ronen, 1/4/2015, 6:22 PM

Hotovely on Primaries Loss: This Isn't the End

MK Tzipi Hotovely, who failed to secure a realistic spot on the Likud’s election list, says she plans to continue her public mission.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/2/2015, 9:01 PM

Victorious Regev Expects to Become a Minister

MK Miri Regev says she is interested in social issues – 'labor, construction and housing, breaking monopolies.'Gil Ronen, 1/1/2015, 8:35 PM

Tzipi Hotovely Likely to Lose her Knesset Seat

99% of votes in: Hotovely in 26th spot, likely out as polls give Likud no more than 24 MKs. Feiglin is in unrealistic 36th spot.Gil Ronen, 1/1/2015, 6:40 PM

Liberman 'Expels to Cover Scandals Like Sharon'

Backlash at Liberman for call to expel Jews to placate EU amid corruption scandal; Yisrael Beytenu claims it is 'targeted.'Ari Yashar, 12/24/2014, 11:14 AM

Hanegbi Appointed Deputy Health Minister

Cabinet votes to appoint Tzahi Hanegbi as Deputy Health Minister and Tzipi Hotovely as Deputy Science Minister.Ben Ariel, 12/24/2014, 2:14 AM

Hotovely: Vote Likud to Strengthen Right-Wing Bloc

Tzipi Hotovely urges voters to give more seats to Israel's biggest nationalist party to prevent a weak government.Benny Toker and Tova Dvorin, 12/23/2014, 1:57 PM

Netanyahu Slams EU Whitewashing of Hamas

Netanyahu joins outpouring of ministers and MKs criticizing removal of Hamas from terror list; EU message is 'kill Israelis, get a state.'Ari Yashar, 12/17/2014, 12:54 PM