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Clinton Meets Mofaz and Erekat

U.S. Secretary of State Clinton meets Mofaz and PA negotiator Saeb Erekat in an attempt to restart peace talks.Elad Benari, 6/21/2012, 4:14 AM

Mofaz to Abbas: Let's Talk Peace Now

Vice PM Shaul Mofaz calls on PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas to take advantage of the large coalition and begin peace negotiations.Elad Benari, 6/15/2012, 5:15 AM

Proud Mofaz: We Moved Bibi Leftward

Kadima chairman credits his part with torpedoing Regulation Law that could have prevented destruction.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2012, 3:32 PM

Mofaz: New Yesha Housing Preceded Regulation Law

Minister Shaul Mofaz says the 851 new housing units for Judea and Samaria are not compensation for voting down the regulation lawGabe Kahn, 6/9/2012, 9:44 PM

Poll: Kadima Crashing to 3 Knesset Seats

Kadima would crash from 28 Knesset seats to 3 if elections were held today, Knesset Channel poll says.Gil Ronen, 5/17/2012, 6:14 PM

Kadima MK Slams 'Bolshevik Coalition'

Proud opposition member Nino Abesadse decried that she has been dragged into Binyamin Netanyahu's government by Kadima leader Shaul MofazGabe Kahn, 5/11/2012, 2:42 PM

Next Week: Acting Prime Minister Shaul Mofaz

With Binyamin Netanyahu headed for Prague next week, Shaul Mofaz will be occupying the Prime Minister's chair.Gabe Kahn, 5/11/2012, 1:05 PM

Ramon Proposes Yet Another 'Centrist Party'

Haim Ramon, who left Kadima after it entered the Netanyahu government, says Israel needs a centrist alternative to the Likud.Gabe Kahn, 5/10/2012, 5:22 PM

Kadima Founder Ramon Quits Over Unity Government

Kadima council chairman and former MK Haim Ramon announces resignation because of the unity government.Elad Benari, 5/10/2012, 4:15 AM

Netanyahu Dismisses 'Secret Deals' Charge

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu dismissed opposition charges that he has struck secret side deals with Kadima chairman Shaul MofazGabe Kahn, 5/9/2012, 6:19 PM

Poll: Unity Gov't Helps Netanyahu but Not Mofaz

New poll finds the unity government improved Netanyahu's popularity. Mofaz is still disliked.Elad Benari, 5/9/2012, 6:46 AM

Israelis Protest Against New Unity Government

Israelis hold protests against the newly formed unity government. Most of the anger directed at Mofaz.Elad Benari, 5/9/2012, 1:15 AM

Mofaz: Tal Law a 'Moral Stain on Israeli Society'

Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz told Israelis he joined the Netanyahu government 'for the welfare and future of the State of Israel.'Gabe Kahn, 5/8/2012, 8:41 PM

Abbas Welcomes, Hamas Decries Israel’s Unity Gov't

A spokesman for PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas sees an opportunity for peace; Hamas: Mofaz 'believes in killing civilians'Gabe Kahn, 5/8/2012, 8:19 PM

Unity Gov't 'Opportunity of a Lifetime' for Atid?

Yair Lapid says the entry of Kadima into the Likud-run coalition has turned his nascent Atid party into 'the only sane political center'Gabe Kahn, 5/8/2012, 7:18 PM

Mofaz Hints at Iran in Press Conference with Bibi

MK Mofaz: This is a historic move. A coalition of 94 MKs would face security threats "from all ranges" in the best way.Gil Ronen, 5/8/2012, 12:41 PM

Coalition Deal: Election System to be Changed

Kadima and Likud agree to set clear guidelines for gradually larger enlistment of hareidim over years.Gil Ronen, 5/8/2012, 9:17 AM

New Opposition Leader is ‘Angry' Yechimovich

New Opposition leader Yechimovich’s first name is Shelly but she could be named “Angry” after the “dirty deal” by Netanyahu and Mofaz.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/8/2012, 8:15 AM

Netanyahu, Mofaz Agree on Unity Government

PM Netanyahu and Opposition leader Mofaz form a unity government in dead of night, nixing plans for early elections.Elad Benari, 5/8/2012, 2:39 AM

Mofaz Urged Not to Hold Primaries

Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz is being urged to forego primaries and form the faction list by committee; defections, financial crisis loomGabe Kahn, 5/7/2012, 5:58 PM

Livni to Quit while She is Behind

Ousted Kadima party leader Tzipi Livni will announce Tuesday she is quitting politics, Kadima party officials told Israeli media overnight.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2012, 8:28 AM

Mofaz: It's Me or Netanyahu

Opposition leader MK Shaul Mofaz: the real battle in the next election will be between me and Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 4/30/2012, 2:16 AM

Mofaz: Give the Palestinians 100% of Yesha

Kadima head Shaul Mofaz says he will give the PA 100% of its territorial demands if he is elected Prime Minister.Gabe Kahn, 4/7/2012, 11:08 PM

Opposition Leaders Stump for Barak

Opposition leaders sang praises for Defense Minister Ehud Barak whose Beit Hamachpela eviction has undermined the government he sits in.Gabe Kahn, 4/4/2012, 7:12 PM

Likud MK Ejected in Rowdy Welcome for Mofaz

Shaul Mofaz becomes Opposition Head, blames gov't for economic woes. Likud MKs heckle him.Gil Ronen, 4/2/2012, 1:30 PM

Mofaz to become Opposition Head Today

Knesset holding special session to confirm new Kadima chief as head of Opposition.Gil Ronen, 4/2/2012, 11:44 AM

Yechimovich Throws Hat into Premiership Ring

Labor party chairwoman Shelly Yechimovich says her party is strong enough to run against Netanyahu for the premiership.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/30/2012, 11:45 PM

Feiglin: Arab Votes Elected Mofaz

Jewish Leadership faction leader says Kadima is "a body with no soul that is wholly based on corrupt ambition" and has no future.Gil Ronen, 3/29/2012, 8:46 PM

Mofaz Banking on Social Agenda

Newly-elected Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz is hoping a social agenda will restore his party's fortunes and launch him into the premiership. Gabe Kahn, 3/29/2012, 5:55 PM

MK Schneller: Kadima Should Join Coalition

Kadima MK Otniel Schneller hopes Mofaz's win means a new Kadima, says the party should join the coalition headed by Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 3/29/2012, 7:13 AM

Channel 10 Poll: Kadima Loses 13 Seats

A poll by Channel 10 indicates Shaul Mofaz's rise to lead the Kadima hasn't changed the party's loss of public favor.Gabe Kahn, 3/28/2012, 10:37 PM

MK Danon: Mofaz wants another Disengagement

Likud MK says Kadima leader is a leftist who wants a return to 1949 armistice lines.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2012, 9:06 PM

Mofaz Visits Kotel after Victory

The new head of Kadima, Shaul Mofaz, announced he would vie for prime minister's slot next election.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2012, 7:43 PM

Mofaz Wins Kadima Leadership

MK Shaul Mofaz beats MK Tzipi Livni for the leadership of the Kadima party, wins a majority of 61.7%.Elad Benari, 3/28/2012, 12:06 AM

Kadima Votes for Leader; Polls Show Party a Loser

Kadima chooses between Livni and Mofaz as leader on Tuesday, but polls show that whoever wins, the party is a loser. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/27/2012, 9:23 AM

Livni Fighting for Her Political Life

As Kadima prepares to vote, chairwoman Tzipi Livni is desperately seeking to eke out a victory against the dynamic duo of Mofaz and DichterGabe Kahn., 3/26/2012, 7:35 PM

Poll: Livni Defeat would Buoy Nationalist Camp

A victory by Mofaz in Kadima primaries would enlarge nationalist camp in elections, Knesset Channel poll says.Gil Ronen, 3/22/2012, 5:50 PM

Bad News for Livni: Dichter Joins Mofaz

Former Shin Bet head MK Dichter to hold news conference with Livni's main rival in Kadima primaries. Gil Ronen, 3/22/2012, 4:54 PM

MK Itzik to Support Mofaz

Another defector from Livni's camp in Kadima is her longtime ally MK Dalia Itzik.Gil Ronen, 3/19/2012, 1:24 PM

Declare a 'Special Situation' in Israel's South

The powerful Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense committee is calling for a 'special situation' in Israel's south as rockets rain down.Gabe Kahn., 3/12/2012, 5:31 PM

MK Dichter: US Must Act Against Iran, Not Israel

Former Shin Bet chief MK Avi Dichter announces candidacy for Kadima leadership and declares: I'll join Netanyahu's coalition.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2012, 3:13 AM

Poll: Mofaz Candidacy Hurts Kadima

A poll says that Shaul Mofaz would score fewer seats for Kadima than if Tzippy Livni were to continue heading the list. David Lev, 1/19/2012, 11:58 AM

MK Mofaz: Netanyahu is a Liar

Kadima MK halts Foreign Affairs and Defense C'tee session after learning of a headline in Arutz Sheva.Gil Ronen, 1/16/2012, 2:29 PM

Livni Caves, Announces Early Kadima Primaries

Opposition leader MK Tzipi Livni says the party's primaries will be held earlier, dismisses possibility that Mofaz could win.Elad Benari, 1/10/2012, 6:34 AM

Co-Founder: Break Up Kadima and Start Again

Avigdor Yitzchaki says Tzipi Livni should not be around.Ernie Singer, 1/3/2012, 12:16 AM

Mofaz: Iran Nukes Obama's Litmus Test

MK Shaul Mofaz says Iran's nukes are not just a "Jewish problem" and that no one is safe -- adding that the time for talk is past.Gabe Kahn., 11/9/2011, 1:15 AM

Dichter to Challenge Livni

MK Avi Dichter will challenge Kadima chairwoman Tzipi Livni for the party's top spot, saying her reign has been "undemocratic."Gabe Kahn., 11/8/2011, 2:15 AM

Mofaz: 'Let IDF Do What It Knows To Do'

Former Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz is urging the government to allow the IDF to silence the rocket fire being rained on southern Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 10/30/2011, 11:44 AM

Survey: Religious Right Grows

The political right-wing and hareidi-religious bloc continues to grow, poll finds. Public support for parties nearly unchanged.Maayana Miskin, 7/1/2011, 12:22 PM

‘Peace Process’ Road to War?

Last week, Peres warned a written peace deal on Jerusalem will cause a “world war.” Now, Mofaz says conflict is the fate of UN declaration of PA.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2011, 1:33 PM

Hope No 'Arab Spring' in Jordan

The Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee holds a conference on preparedness of local authorities for emergency situations.Elad Benari, 6/14/2011, 2:14 AM

Avoiding Hypocrisy on Bin Laden

MK Shaul Mofaz praises the targeted killing of Osama Bin Laden and suggests the U.S. not criticize Israel for similar action in the future.Chana Ya'ar, 5/4/2011, 3:58 PM

Mofaz to US: Stop Arming Egypt

Former IDF Chief of Staff Shaul Mofaz calls on the Obama administration to halt all military aid to Egypt. “US policy is increasingly irrelevant.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/9/2011, 2:11 PM

Mofaz Demands Kadima Primaries

Kadima’s #2, Sha’ul Mofaz, met with the beleaguered #1, Tzipi Livni, and demanded primaries as the way to forestall the impending party split.Hillel Fendel, 12/24/2009, 1:27 PM

Breakthrough in Shalit Deal?

Hamas officials have made contradictory statements on progress in a deal to release kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Avraham Zuroff, 8/13/2009, 7:53 AM

Kadima Might Join Government

Mofaz said he won't leave Kadima but struck out at his rival Livni. 'Mofaz Law' may come up for a vote Monday, paving way for Kadima split.Yehudah Lev Kay, 6/28/2009, 3:34 PM

Mofaz Pushes Unity Government

Kadima's Shaul Mofaz suggests his party would join a Netanyahu government, slams party head Livni.Maayana Miskin, 6/25/2009, 6:46 PM