'How can you evacuate an entire community?'Government Minister asks Knesset members why Amona community that stands to be evacuated is any different from other places in Israel
Shaked 'won't let any judges be disqualified'Source close to Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked insists she won't give in to pressure against religious Zionist rabbinic judges.
Political fight holds up rabbinic court appointeesAppointment committee meeting canceled after Chief Rabbis refuse to attend. Shas demands Sephardi majority on Supreme Court.
Steinitz in Amona: 'I'll work to avert tragedy'Infrastructure Minister Yuval Steinitz visits Amona; 'It's unthinkable to simply evacuate entire towns for judicial reasons'.
‘Palestinians must learn to condemn terrorism’Israeli Ministers condemn Orlando nightclub massacre, call to fight radical Islam.
Turkey reconciliation deal 'near completion'Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz says '90%' of Turkey's conditions have been met, possibly paving way for lucrative natural gas deal.
Netanyahu to minister: Thanks but...no thanks?Humorous moment caught on the mics as PM reminds Energy Minister who he forgot to thank for fighting for the gas deal.
Minister admits: 'I eat bread on Passover'Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz says he 'loves tradition,' but refuses to give up chametz on Passover.
US-Israel energy pact expands cooperationEnergy Minister meets with US counterpart in Jerusalem to increase cooperation on natural gas, clean energy, cyber protection and more.
Minister: Brussels bombings did not wake up EuropeEnergy Minister Steinitz warns EU vowed to stay the same after the attacks, but 'if it wants to fight terror, it has to change.'
Steinitz's remarks cancel PM's trip to Egypt?Are offhanded remarks on Israeli-Egyptian collaboration being as an excuse to cancel a meeting between Netanyahu and Sisi?
Israel mulls twin gas pipelines to Turkey, GreeceEnergy Minister Steinitz outlines plans of gas line to Cyprus and Greece, says if rapprochement goes through Turkey could also be hooked up.
Steinitz: Egypt flooded tunnels at our requestEnergy Minister reveals details about security coordination between Israel and Egypt.
Steinitz 'disappointed' in 18-years of US spyingMinister responds to revelation of intelligence breach program, saying 'US spies on everyone, but we haven't spied on them for decades.'
Steinitz returns after secret meeting in Abu DhabiWeeks after Israeli diplomatic mission established in Abu Dhabi, Energy Minister traveled to UAE capital to meet with top officials.
Israel summons Swedish envoy for reprimandForeign Ministry tells Carl Magnus that Swedish FM will play no role in 'foreseeable future' with regard to Israeil-Palestinian relations.
Israeli companies woo Chinese investorsEconomic conference was an initiative to strengthen economic cooperation between Israel and China.
Minister plays down report US spied on NetanyahuSenior Likud politician Yuval Steinitz says he 'didn't fall off his chair' reading WSJ spying revelations, plays down report's significance.
'Erdogan wants normalization thanks to gas deal'Energy Minister says surprising call by Turkish president reveals desire by several regional states to buy natural gas from Israel
Steinitz: IAEA report is far from comfortingMinister Yuval Steinitz says IAEA report on Iran’s nuclear activities shows Iran is a threat that cannot be trusted.
Steinitz: Peace impossible until incitement stopsNational Infrastructure Minister Yuval Steinitz admits current Israeli policy has failed to protect citizens from terror.
Steinitz: EU labeling is 'disguised anti-Semitism'Energy Minister denounces EU's proposal to label products made in Judea and Samaria.
Likud Minister: Abbas Incites Just Like the NazisMinister Steinitz tells Washington conference that Abbas is 'world's top anti-Semite, he is worse than Arafat.'
'The West Gives Legitimacy to Terror Against Jews'Minister Steinitz, together with Foreign Ministry director, warn the press that Abbas's incitement 'paves the way for bloodshed, not peace.'
Barak: Ya'alon and Steinitz Nixed Iran StrikeFormer Defense Minister claims Israel planned to strike Iran's nuclear facilities in 2011, but Ministers Ya'alon and Steinitz refused.
Netanyahu Vows 'Zero Tolerance' for Terror'Those who try to harm us: we will hurt you,' Netanyahu warns after wave of terror attacks.
Steinitz Fires back at US Energy MinisterYuval Steinitz fires back at comments by US Energy Secretary Moniz, who claimed he'd support the Iran deal even if he was Israeli.
'You Can't Call for Tolerance But Then Be Violent'More intolerance at the LGBT rally: Culture Minister Miri Regev livid after crowd booes Yuval Steinitz offstage for his support.
Kerry 'Has No Authority to Threaten Israel'Congress' criticism of Iran deal due to serious flaws in agreement, Israeli minister asserts, blasting US Sec. of State for blaming Israel.
Cabinet Passes Deal to Break Up Gas MonopolyEnergy minister says deal will stop monopoly on offshore gas, provide energy security to state and millions to its coffers.
Report: Israel Helped Obama Prevent Syria StrikesNew book alleges top Israeli officials pitched intervention plan on Syria chemical weapons fiasco - and set poor precedent for Iran.
Steinitz: Electricity Crucial to Israel's SurvivalIsrael's electric consumption hit an all-time on Wednesday, with 11,334 megawatts of power passing through the company's lines.
Likud Appointments Start to Shape UpDespite threats from Erdan, Netanyahu has so far made deals Thursday with ministers Katz, Ya'alon, Steinitz, and Akunis.
With Liberman Gone, Who Will Be Foreign Minister?In past, Minister Erdan and Jewish Home head Bennett were desirous for foreign portfolio, now Steinitz and Hanegbi throw hats into ring.
'Obama Folded Following Bibi's Speech'Minister Steinitz says White House's agreeing to congressional review of Iran deal is an Israeli accomplishment.
Israel Slams Russia's Lifting Iran Missile BanDecision to lift ban on providing S-300 missiles to Iran proves the deal will be 'exploited,' Yuval Steinitz fires.
Obama Rejects Demand for Iran to Recognize IsraelUS President Barack Obama rejects Israel's demands for Iran to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, says it's asking too much.
Israel Proposes New Terms for Final Iran DealIntelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz outlines to journalists Israel's proposed terms for final nuclear deal between Iran and P5+1 powers.
Steinitz: If We Have No Choice We Will Attack IranIntelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz said Thursday that military action against Iran is an option if all else fails.
Mossad Women Upset over Choice of HonoreeDozens of women who served in the Mossad unite against honor Sima Shine with lighting of beacon on Independence Day.
Israel Ends Two-Day Anti-Iran MissionIntelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz and other experts visit Paris, London in attempts to dissuade P5+1 from disastrous Iran deal.
Steinitz Wraps Up Lobbying Mission on Iran DealYuval Steinitz says Israel and France share concerns over US-led hasty deal with Iran, as he ends a 2-day special diplomatic mission.
Israel Denies It Spied on USJerusalem rejects Wall Street Journal report citing White House officials who accused Israel of spying on US-Iran talks.
Steinitz in France, Hoping to Influence Iran TalksWith 8 days left till nuke talks deadline, Intelligence Minister reportedly hopes France will toughen its stance still more.
Steinitz: Concession Document Suitable for PurimIntelligence Minister says document allegedly offering Israeli concessions to PA is an American one that Israel never agreed to.
Steinitz: Maybe Kerry Doesn't Know What We KnowStrategic Affairs Minister fires back after Kerry questions Netanyahu's judgment when it comes to Iran.
Steinitz Hints Israel Could Strike IranIntelligence Affairs Min. says 'all options on the table', says Israel won't held back from defending itself by 'diplomatic constraints'.
Hamas Backs Qatari FM in Spat with IsraelQatari FM Khalid al-Attiyah and Israeli Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz exchanged verbal fire at Munich Security Conference.
Israeli Ministers Slam 'Failed PA Provocation'Foreign minister, defense minister and others say PA resolution shows it is committed to delegitimization not Oslo, suggest it be disbanded.
Nationalist MKs Slam Decision on AmonaNationalist MKs criticize High Court's decision that the new community of Amona be demolished within two years.
Steinitz: Hamas Risking Another WarIntelligence Minister warns Hamas that it risks the 'full demolition of its military and government infrastructure' by enflaming tensions.
Liberman, Steinitz: PA Move Will Only Bring WarForeign Minister Avigdor Libeman condemned the PA for submitting a draft resolution to the UN Security Council to force Israel to withdraw.
Steinitz Reiterates: No Arms for TerroristsAfter airstrikes near Damscus, Intelligence Minister restates Israeli policy to prevent sophisticated weapons reaching terrorists.
Steinitz Gaffe? 'Intel Effort to Deny Iran Nukes'Minister of Intelligence lets slip, perhaps on purpose, that Israel is not just taking diplomatic measures against the Iranian threat.
Israel Cuts F-35 Purchase from 31 to 14 JetsIntelligence Minister says other jets have much better maneuverability, weapons carrying capabilities.
If Crisis Not Resolved, We Will Draw ConclusionsNetanyahu opened Cabinet meeting addressing tensions between Ministers. 'There is no day that passes without threats and ultimatums.'
Steinitz on Iran Deal: 'No Good To Come From This'Recording of Steinitz, broadcast on Army Radio Sunday, has the minister criticizing US about Israeli-Palestinian negotiations and Iran deal.