Chaim Amsalem May Lead Third Sephardic Party into Elections

Am Shalem party looks likely to run again, adding to Shas party's headache by further splitting Sephardi-hareidi vote.Yaakov Levi, 12/25/2014, 6:01 PM

New Religious Party Urges Hareidim to 'Share the Burden'

New party Am Shalem, led by former Shas MK, urges hareidim to contribute to the state.Maayana Miskin, 12/28/2012, 10:26 AM

Shas Renegade MK: Return of Deri Stains Shas

MK Rav Haim Amsallem, who is running independently, says Shas decision is shameful.Gil Ronen, 10/17/2012, 9:40 PM

Netanyahu: Arabs and Hareidim will Share Burden

MK Amsalem: only few hareidim deserve exemption from military or national service.Gil Ronen, 7/2/2012, 1:14 PM

MK Amsallem: Exempt Only Top Scholars from Military

Shas maverick says hareidim who do not study Torah seriously should serve in police, Border Police.Gil Ronen, 5/31/2012, 7:11 PM

Split in Shas Leads to Yet Another Religious Party

MK Rabbi Chaim Amsalem, who recently quit Shas because of ideological differences, has started a new movement that might run in the next elections.Hillel Fendel, 4/14/2011, 1:12 PM

Shas MK: Torah Students Should Support Themselves

MK Chaim Amsalem (Shas) cites letters from a leading Sephardic Torah sage stating the need for Torah scholars to support themselves on their own.Hillel Fendel, 11/11/2010, 10:56 AM

MK Amsalem: Slim Chance Drancy Attackers will be Arrested

Shas MK says there are so many anti-Semites in France that perpetrators of Drancy vandalism are like a needle in a haystack.Gil Ronen, 8/25/2010, 10:45 PM