Netanyahu and Herzog discuss unity government again

Prime Minister and opposition leader speak again about the possibility of the Zionist Union joining the coalition.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/13/2016, 10:21 PM

MKs to Herzog: We won't join the coalition, even if you do

Zionist Union MKs clarify to party chairman Yitzhak Herzog that he does not have the mandate to sign an agreement with the Likud.Ido Ben Porat, 5/13/2016, 1:13 AM

Yechimovich takes credit for blocking unity government

Ex-Labor head condemns Herzog for not dismissing talk of joining Likud, says Labor 'crawling' to right-wing after portfolios and honor.Hezki Baruch, 5/12/2016, 9:15 PM

Herzog outlines his conditions for entering 'unity government'

Opposition head Yitzhak Herzog breaks silence on talks with Netanyahu to enter government, with a message unlikely to please the PM.Ari Soffer, 5/12/2016, 7:53 PM

Report: Netanyahu offers Zionist Union nine gov't ministries

Unity gov't talks continue apace, as sources close to the prime minister say he's made a very generous offer to opposition leader Herzog.Shimon Cohen, 5/11/2016, 1:03 PM

Report: Major progress in unity government talks

Senior Likud and Zionist Union sources claim chances of a deal for leftist party to enter coalition 'greater than ever.'Ari Soffer, 5/10/2016, 5:20 PM

Herzog looking to oust Jewish Home minister

As negotiations for unity government continue, Zionist Union chief reportedly looking to unseat Uri Ariel from Agriculture Ministry.David Rosenberg, 5/10/2016, 1:59 PM

Netanyahu confirms unity government talks with Herzog

For the first time, PM admits there were talks with leftist Zionist Union, but says talks ended with Herzog corruption scandal.Ari Soffer, 5/4/2016, 2:42 PM

Will Labor cut ties with UK's anti-Semitic Labour?

In backlash to anti-Semitism scandal embroiled Labour, Herzog is told to immediately freeze ties with British counterpart.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 7:31 PM

Details of alleged 'unity government' deal revealed

Senior Likud source claims Netanyahu made generous deal to leftist Zionist Union, now waiting for response; Herzog's office denies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 10:41 AM

Herzog invites Britain's Corbyn to Israel amid amti-Semitism row

After UK Labour Party is rocked by anti-Semitism scandals, opposition leader invites Labour head to visit Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2016, 8:25 PM

No harm done: Zionist Union relieved case dropped against Herzog

MK Arel Margalit denies holding grudge against Herzog for accusing him of sparking the investigation; MK Cabel: 'Herzog is the leader.'Shimon Cohen, 4/25/2016, 10:15 AM

Report: Police won't recommend indicting Herzog

Estimation is police don't have enough evidence against Opposition head under investigation for breaking funding laws.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2016, 8:41 PM

Yechimovich: Zionism is about universal love, equality

Former Opposition leader blasts Herzog for bringing up Israeli Arab issue earlier this week, claims it justifies 'rhetoric of the Right.'Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2016, 9:01 AM

Yitzhak Herzog injured in car crash

Opposition head gets lightly injured in bumper-to-bumper crash on coastal highway.Hezki Baruch, 4/20/2016, 2:25 PM

Herzog, Bennett spar over 'loving, hating Arabs'

Zionist Union chairman claims other parties stealing votes because people believe that he 'loves Arabs.'Tova Dvorin, 4/20/2016, 10:22 AM

Herzog doubles down on 'loving Arabs' comments

Opposition head responds to MKs angered by comments: 'If they think I'll prefer Palestinian interests, they should think again.'Ido Ben-Porat, 4/20/2016, 10:10 AM

Herzog angers colleagues with comments on Arabs

Opposition leader says Labor should stop being viewed as "loving Arabs", sparking the anger of MK Zuhair Bahloul.Hezki Baruch, 4/20/2016, 1:13 AM

Herzog on criminal probe: I'm calm and you should be too

Opposition leader urges Zionist Union activists not to worry about the criminal investigation against him.Hezki Baruch, 4/18/2016, 2:12 AM

Bad news for Herzog? Labor considering taking 'steps'

Yechimovich, who lost Labor leadership in primaries Herzog is being investigated over, warns that things are 'getting more serious.'Ari Yashar, 4/17/2016, 7:11 PM

Herzog's Facebook joke backfires - badly

Opposition head tries to deal with criminal corruption investigation with humor, learns the hard way not to mess with the internet.Ari Yashar, 4/14/2016, 4:22 PM

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', won't resign 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 protest against hospital 'segregation'

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 from his party

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

Investigation against Herzog 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

Source: Herzog probe may become a 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 Supreme 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, Attorney General 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: I hope the party doesn't pay a heavy 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 over police 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

Yitzhak Herzog named as second 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 at AIPAC: World doesn't take Israel's security seriously

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 Jerusalem 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

Zionist Union 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 Herzog's plan to fence in 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

'Good morning Buji!'; PM 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: Netanyahu 'wants to become me' by building border fences

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

MK Yonah: Labor is 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 unilaterally divide Israel to avoid 'Israestine'

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: 'Messianic' 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: If Netanyahu wasn't PM, there wouldn't be a 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

Amid shouting match, 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 terror tunnels - after Hamas attacks

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