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Who would take over from Herzog?

Party polls show Yechimovich leads support, but if Herzog is forced to step down due to corruption investigation, Cabel is to get the nod.Chaim Lev, 4/13/2016, 8:41 AM

Herzog 'perfectly calm' despite corruption probe

Opposition leader insists he is innocent, says he will cooperate with investigation into alleged corruption.Ari Soffer, 4/12/2016, 7:03 PM

Yechimovich: Herzog scandal damaging the party

Investigation against Zionist Union leader could see Herzog stepping down, MK Shelly Yechimovich implies.Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2016, 6:44 PM

Zionist Union MK calls to suspend Herzog

As investigation into Herzog's campaign finances deepens, Zionist Union questions support for its leader.David Rosenberg, 4/12/2016, 2:21 PM

Police call for criminal investigation of Herzog

Police ask Attorney General to let them upgrade preliminary check of Opposition chairperson on suspicions he breached funding laws.Ari Yashar, 4/11/2016, 8:12 PM

Herzog urges PM to join hospital segregation demo

Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog reaches across the aisle to demand show of unity against alleged segregation in hospitals.Tova Dvorin, 4/10/2016, 11:57 AM

Zionist Union MK demands soul searching

MK Eitan Broshi says Zionist Union must make sure it is upholding its own values, after member encourages attacks on soldiers.Hezki Baruch, 4/9/2016, 9:35 PM

Herzog: 'Preachy' Jewish Home should 'shut up'

Zionist Union head criticizes MK of his own party for terror whitewash, but also condemns Jewish Home for its criticism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 6:32 PM

Herzog investigation likely to turn criminal

Senior official involved in investigation against opposition head: Mounting evidence suggests he broke the law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2016, 7:31 AM

Herzog probe may become criminal investigation

Official involved in Herzog probe says police will likely soon announce a criminal investigation.Ben Ariel, 4/5/2016, 1:13 AM

Zionist Union: Fire Shaked for criticizing Court

Shelly Yachimovich demands Netanyahu fire Justice Minister after she criticized Court. Shaked: This is attempt at political assassination.Hezki Baruch, 4/4/2016, 2:13 PM

Herzog, AG eat together despite investigation

Pair sat next to each other during meal even though Herzog under investigation. His office: Nothing suspicious, wasn't closed meeting.Hezki Baruch, 4/4/2016, 12:44 PM

Yechimovich: Hope the party doesn't pay a price

MK Shelly Yechimovich responds for the first time to the corruption probe against her party leader Yitzhak Herzog.Chaim Lev, 4/3/2016, 4:52 AM

Herzog threatens his own party for investigation

Labor head claims corruption investigation is being used as part of an 'election campaign,' threatens: 'I'm no sucker, I know how to kick.'Hezki Baruch, 3/31/2016, 7:22 PM

'Politicians have crossed a red line'

Herzog's chief of staff indicates police investigation against the party chair is an inside job by Labor members.Hezki Baruch, 3/31/2016, 3:51 PM

Herzog named as 2nd politician under investigation

Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog is under investigation for corruption, along with Shas head Aryeh Deri.Matt Wanderman, 3/30/2016, 5:56 PM

Herzog: World doesn't care about Israel's security

Israeli opposition leader accuses government of playing politics with US-Israel alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2016, 2:57 PM

Herzog fires PR man over rape smear campaign

Labor head tries to distance from Moti Moral, after Supreme Court finds he helped fabricate case accusing attorney of raping 4 women.Ari Yashar, 3/15/2016, 6:43 PM

Herzog: The choice is separation or Jerusalem

Opposition leader claims that if his separation plan is not implemented, Israel could lose Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 3/15/2016, 5:43 AM

Herzog touts separation plan as response to attack

Opposition leader calls for his “separation plan” to be implemented in the wake of the terrorist attack in eastern Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 3/9/2016, 6:45 AM

MK blasts 'dictator' Herzog at faction meeting

MK Erel Margalit attacks Labor chairman for his refusal to hold primaries, as faction meeting turns ugly.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2016, 5:15 AM

Herzog: The public is tired of the radical left

Head of leftist Labor party takes aim at 'radical left, radical right,' while touting his 'separation plan' to unilaterally divide Israel.Hezki Baruch, 3/5/2016, 7:56 PM

Power visits Yad Vashem, hears plan to fence Jews

US Ambassador to UN visits Holocaust museum with Danon, hears Herzog's plan to build fence between Jews and Arabs dividing Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 2/14/2016, 10:14 PM

Netanyahu mocks Herzog for ruling out '2 states'

In special Knesset debate, prime minister derides opposition leader for only just 'waking up' to 'realities of the Middle East.'Ari Soffer, 2/10/2016, 8:02 PM

Herzog outlines 'separation plan' to foreign press

Outlining his 'separation plan' to foreign media, opposition leader calls for unilateral withdrawals, takes pot shots at prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2016, 6:08 PM

Labor coming together, though disagreements remain

MK Yossi Yonah welcomes Amir Peretz's return, still doesn't understand Herzog's vision, praises Bennett's education plan.Shimon Cohen, 2/9/2016, 7:52 AM

It's official: Peretz returns to Labor party

Former Labor leader signs membership papers to come back to original party, though it remains unclear if he will challenge Herzog.Elad Benari, 2/9/2016, 5:15 AM

Netanyahu attacks Arab MKs: 'There is a limit'

'There is something called national honor,' PM charges at Arab MKs as controversy continues over their meeting with terrorists' families.Hezki Baruch, 2/8/2016, 7:36 PM

Herzog calls to divide Israel in 'separation' plan

At Arutz Sheva conference Herzog says right-wing leaders have no solutions, says Israel must adopt his plan or become binational state.Yoni Kempinski, 2/8/2016, 1:51 PM

Herzog: Bennett would love to kill two-state idea

Opposition chairman attacks government as Labor convention approves his separation plan.Hezki Baruch, 2/8/2016, 3:12 AM

Herzog: Netanyahu responsible for terror wave

Opposition leader claims public is losing faith in Netanyahu and is backing his own plan for "separation" from the Palestinians.Chaim Lev, 2/7/2016, 6:44 AM

Herzog peddles peace plan to Kerry

Labor head urges US to advance his regional plan to divide Israel and 'separate,' in 'drastic step' before end of Obama's term.Ari Yashar, 2/3/2016, 1:33 PM

Zionist Union shows signs of split

In closed faction meeting, Zionist Union MKs and leadership shout and insult one another, show signs of growing rift.Raphael Poch, 2/2/2016, 9:30 AM

Herzog: Thank you for calling me a 'dictator'

Labor leader dismisses criticism from angry party members following his declaration that two-state solution is currently 'untenable.'Hezki Baruch, 2/1/2016, 3:54 PM

Watch: Herzog heckled at Labor conference

Angry activists interrupt opposition chairman's speech at party gathering in Holon.Elad Benari, 2/1/2016, 1:15 AM

Netanyahu vows to hit tunnels - after Hamas attack

PM essentially confirms Herzog's criticism that the government is waiting for terrorists to attack Israeli civilians before doing anything.Hezki Baruch, 1/31/2016, 10:53 PM

'Govt. is waiting for Hamas terror tunnel attacks'

Herzog slams coalition in light of Hamas tunnels breaching border; 'do like Egypt, don't wait for terrorists to appear in a kibbutz.'Ari Yashar, 1/31/2016, 4:07 PM

'Herzog is not relevant and must resign'

Joint List head attacks Yizhak Herzog, after he said two state solution no longer relevant. 'Bougie's not fit to be opposition head.'Hezki Baruch, 1/30/2016, 6:38 PM

Labor leaders war over peace

Herzog slams Yechimovich for 'wildly attacking' after he said '2 state solution' not feasible now; 'you think they'll put down the knives?'Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 1/24/2016, 8:35 PM

Labor splintering? Former chair attacks Herzog

Yechimovich asserts current Labor leader should have spoken with party members before announcing 'two-state solution' unfeasible.Cynthia Blank, 1/24/2016, 11:05 AM

Herzog to France: Stop promoting harmful decisions

Opposition leader meets French President and Foreign Minister, blasts EU decision on Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/22/2016, 9:42 PM

Herzog admits: 'Two-state solution' not realistic

Opposition leader admits the “two-state solution” is not feasible at this time, calls for "separation" from Palestinians.Elad Benari, 1/21/2016, 3:45 AM

Herzog: I considered a national unity government

Opposition leader admits he considered joining Netanyahu's coalition for a short period after the last election.Chaim Lev, 1/20/2016, 1:12 AM

Liberman and Likud trade insults as attacks mount

Liberman charges Israel has 'no acting PM'; Likud responds accusing him of 'cheap politics' and absolving Palestinians of responsibility.Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2016, 5:46 PM

Yachimovich perturbed by phrase 'May God avenge'

MK Shelly Yachimovich urges Twitter followers to castigate centrist, leftist politicians for using the traditional phraseHezki Baruch, 1/5/2016, 9:30 AM

Smear attach against Judea and Samaria foiled

Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan lashes out at Zionist Union no-confidence vote connecting 'settlements' to Price Tag attacks.Hezki Baruch, 1/5/2016, 8:04 AM

PM: I'm working 'around the clock' against terror

PM responds to criticism from Herzog, Liberman he is too 'tired' to fight terror and should 'pass reins' of government to someone else.Cynthia Blank, 1/4/2016, 4:45 PM

Herzog: Netanyahu is tired

Opposition leader claims PM Netanyahu's coalition won't last and predicts 2016 will be an election year.Hezki Baruch, 1/3/2016, 4:44 AM

Lapid blames Herzog for Knesset pandemonium

Yesh Atid chairman attacks: 'Instead of demanding government do its job, we are letting it drag us out into a schoolyard fistfight.'Cynthia Blank, 12/17/2015, 1:25 PM

Herzog refuses to step down from Knesset podium

Knesset discussion on poverty turns fiery as Herzog unleashes fury on Prime Minister for not condemning 'incitement' against Rivlin.Cynthia Blank, 12/16/2015, 6:54 PM

MKs livid over poverty report

Left skewers Netanyahu, calls for commission of inquiry over abysmal poverty statistics; solutions focus on incentives for working poor.Tova Dvorin, 12/9/2015, 2:59 PM

Herzog on Gopstein: Dangerous thug with a keyboard

Opposition leader criticizes Lehava head for writing 'When wicked perish there is glad song' on death of Yossi Sarid.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/5/2015, 8:30 PM

Peretz to take on Herzog in Labor leadership race

Former defense minister says he will support chairman Yitzhak Herzog against PM Netanyahu's coalition until next Labor primaries.Cynthia Blank, 11/26/2015, 11:22 AM

Herzog to Kerry: 'We must cut embrace of death'

Opposition head tells visiting Kerry Israel will strike terror - but also must 'separate' from PA by 'removing territories from Israel.'Hezki Baruch, 11/24/2015, 5:29 PM

Zionist Union MKs call on Herzog to join coalition

MK Eitan Broshi becomes first Zionist Union MK to urge Herzog to join Netanyahu's coalition.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/20/2015, 10:27 PM

Herzog is 'eyeing the coalition', say opponents

Labor Central Committee approves 450 new delegates. Herzog's rivals: He's planning to join the coalition.Haim Lev, 11/9/2015, 4:46 AM

Labor MK admits party has lost its relevance

'We're barely on the playing field,' Mickey Rosenthal asserts, amid renewed speculation Herzog is angling to join Netanyahu's government.Cynthia Blank, 11/8/2015, 11:31 AM