Bennett: Whoever doesn't wear a mask is stupid and selfish

Bennett: Whoever doesn't wear a mask is stupid and selfish

Former Defense Minister: Wearing a face mask can reduce the viral load a person receives by up to 95%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2020, 8:45 AM
Bennett in Ashdod: A great miracle happened here

Bennett in Ashdod: A great miracle happened here

MK Bennett near scene of rocket fall in Ashdod: It is possible to create a different reality here.Hezki Baruch, 9/16/2020, 2:06 AM
Benny Gantz, Naftali Bennett, praise Bahrain-Israel agreement

Benny Gantz, Naftali Bennett, praise Bahrain-Israel agreement

'When Arab neighbors understand that the nation of Israel will never leave, regional stability and peace become possible,' Bennett says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2020, 8:29 PM
Naftali Bennett: 'Criminal negligence by Netanyahu government'

Naftali Bennett: 'Criminal negligence by Netanyahu government'

Yamina Chairman responds to coronavirus commissar statement that Israel will reach 100,000 tests per day by November.Mordechai Sones, 9/8/2020, 6:11 PM
Beitar Illit mayor: We are also allowed to enjoy Naftali Bennett

Beitar Illit mayor: We are also allowed to enjoy Naftali Bennett

Mayor of Beitar Illit praises former Defense Minister for his handling of the coronavirus crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2020, 6:33 AM
Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett praises haredim for 'exemplary conduct'

Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett praises haredim for 'exemplary conduct'

"The government needs to stop playing petty politics and start providing real solutions for real people."Yehonatan Gottlieb, 9/6/2020, 3:54 PM
Bennett: Government not functioning, Netanyahu failed

Bennett: Government not functioning, Netanyahu failed

Former defense minster says holding new elections now in the middle of the coronavirus crisis would be "a disaster."Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2020, 10:47 PM
Bennett: I'll say who I think should lead before the next elections

Bennett: I'll say who I think should lead before the next elections

Yamina chairman slams government handling of coronavirus crisis, says there are 2 cults, the 'only Bibi' and anyone but Bibi' cults.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 4:17 PM
Bennett: Netanyahu, Gantz destroying Israel's deterrence

Bennett: Netanyahu, Gantz destroying Israel's deterrence

Former Defense Minister criticizes government for failing to respond to Nasrallah's vow to kill Israeli soldier, continued balloon terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2020, 8:06 PM
Shaked: Bennett should be a candidate for prime minister

Shaked: Bennett should be a candidate for prime minister

Former Justice Minister says Yamina party is positioning itself to be an alternative to the Likud party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2020, 10:23 AM
Bennett: Netanyahu did not implement my plan because he is afraid of me

Bennett: Netanyahu did not implement my plan because he is afraid of me

Yamina chairman: People are suffering from anxiety because this entire government puts personal matters at the top of their priorities.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/29/2020, 12:38 AM
Bennett: Stop talking, take action

Bennett: Stop talking, take action

Yamina chairman responds to attack in which Rabbi Shai Ohayon was killed. "I don't want to hear words from our leaders, but to see actions."Naftali Bennett, 8/27/2020, 5:10 AM
Gideon Levy's nightmare: Naftali Bennett as Israel's next prime minister

Gideon Levy's nightmare: Naftali Bennett as Israel's next prime minister

Haaretz columnist predicts Yamina chairman will replace Netanyahu as prime minister. 'A man who wears a kippah would represent a new image.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2020, 10:24 AM
'Health Ministry leadership destroyed Israel's economy'

'Health Ministry leadership destroyed Israel's economy'

'From day one they were set on having a lockdown and shot down mass testing,' ex-Defense Minister says of former Health Ministry officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2020, 8:36 AM
Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett loses state security protection

Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett loses state security protection

All other outgoing Defense Ministers receive five years' protection; Bennett gets just three months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2020, 5:12 PM
Naftali Bennett's new book

Naftali Bennett's new book

Among those recommending book: Maj. Gen. Amos Yadlin, head of INSS Institute, Prof. Gabi Barbash, and Dov Moran, high-tech entrepreneur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2020, 9:31 PM
MK Matan Kahane: 'I'd recommend Bennett to be prime minister'

MK Matan Kahane: 'I'd recommend Bennett to be prime minister'

MK Kahane announces 'next person I'd recommend to be prime minister is Naftali Bennett,' stressing this is not official Yamina position.Yonatan Gottleib, 8/17/2020, 8:46 PM
Bennett: Hard to find workers because they're on unpaid leave

Bennett: Hard to find workers because they're on unpaid leave

Naftali Bennett meets with Mahane Yehuda market in Jerusalem shop owners: 'In fact, government encourages people not to go to work.'Mordechai Sones, 8/17/2020, 4:37 PM
Bennett: Netanyahu missed a once-in-a-century opportunity

Bennett: Netanyahu missed a once-in-a-century opportunity

Yamina leader welcomes peace agreement with UAE, says sovereignty will come from source other than Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2020, 8:42 PM
Bennett to govt: Have you gone mad? Get to work

Bennett to govt: Have you gone mad? Get to work

Yamina chairman accuses government of dithering while people die due to economic cost of coronavirus closures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2020, 6:45 PM
Poll shows that Israelis believe Naftali Bennett most likely to be next Prime Minister

Poll shows that Israelis believe Naftali Bennett most likely to be next Prime Minister

Which candidate is most likely to succeed Netanyahu as premier? A plurality of Israelis say Naftali Bennett will probably be the next PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2020, 6:43 PM
Bennett asks Yifat Shasha-Biton to join Yamina

Bennett asks Yifat Shasha-Biton to join Yamina

Yamina chairman asks Knesset Coronavirus Committee chair to leave Likud for his party after coalition chairman tries to fire her.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2020, 10:57 PM
Poll: Bennett closing gap with Netanyahu

Poll: Bennett closing gap with Netanyahu

Among right-wing voters, 33% still want Netanyahu to lead national camp, while 25% want Bennett to lead the camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2020, 7:46 PM
COVID-19 handling 'failure of Yom Kippur War dimensions'

COVID-19 handling 'failure of Yom Kippur War dimensions'

Former Defense Minister asks why it took almost four months to adopt his exact plan to deal with coronavirus.Mordechai Sones, 7/28/2020, 9:23 PM
'Am I sure to recommend Netanyahu? Absolutely not'

'Am I sure to recommend Netanyahu? Absolutely not'

Yamina Chairman sharply attacks government and its leader: 'Government is terrible on all fronts - it should be cast to the winds.'Mordechai Sones, 7/27/2020, 10:36 PM
Bennett: We need to crush the pandemic

Bennett: We need to crush the pandemic

'A million Israelis are suffering through a terrible economic situation while Netanyahu and Gantz waste time,' says ex-Defense Minister.Uzi Baruch, 7/26/2020, 7:24 PM
Poll: Bennett rises to 16 seats, Likud drops to 31

Poll: Bennett rises to 16 seats, Likud drops to 31

New poll shows Yamina party tripling in strength at Likud's expense as discontent grows over government's handling of coronavirus crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2020, 8:43 PM
Bennett to Netanyahu: Don't shut down

Bennett to Netanyahu: Don't shut down

Yamina chairman says government must wait until at least next Monday to declare any new coronavirus restrictions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 9:22 PM
Bennett welcomes Barbash appointment: 'He's the right person'

Bennett welcomes Barbash appointment: 'He's the right person'

Yamina chairman praises appointment of Professor Gabi Barbash to lead fight against coronavirus.103FM, 7/21/2020, 7:09 PM
'I accuse this dysfunctional government'

'I accuse this dysfunctional government'

Yamina Chairman attacks government in Knesset, compares failure to manage coronavirus to security chaos.Mordechai Sones, 7/20/2020, 7:54 PM
Bennett forms civil volunteer group 'Israelis defeat the coronavirus'

Bennett forms civil volunteer group 'Israelis defeat the coronavirus'

Yamina leader says Israelis must take fight against coronavirus into their own hands due to failure of the current government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2020, 4:21 PM
Netanyahu's Corona problem

Netanyahu's Corona problem

Netanyahu must show true leadership for national unity by adopting the key elements of his rivals' plans and letting one of them lead. Op-edDavid Rubin, 7/20/2020, 12:22 AM
Why are Israel's skies still closed?

Why are Israel's skies still closed?

Other countries have reopened their airports with 2-step testing, but the Health Ministry refuses to back such a step in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2020, 10:58 AM
'Our pressure worked, tomorrow's stupid lockdown is cancelled!'

'Our pressure worked, tomorrow's stupid lockdown is cancelled!'

Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett celebrates news that lockdown won't be imposed this weekend, calls plan 'stupid'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2020, 9:19 PM
Naftali Bennett: 'Imposing a broad lockdown now is destructive and illogical'

Naftali Bennett: 'Imposing a broad lockdown now is destructive and illogical'

Former Defense Minister rips government plan to impose weekend lockdowns. 'The government is panicking and shooting in all directions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2020, 5:47 PM
'I offered to be coronavirus coordinator, Netanyahu's ignoring me'

'I offered to be coronavirus coordinator, Netanyahu's ignoring me'

Yamina Chairman says regarding coronavirus struggle he approached PM to help with crisis, but requests remain unanswered.Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2020, 2:48 PM
Poll: Bennett best choice to bring Israel out of coronavirus crisis

Poll: Bennett best choice to bring Israel out of coronavirus crisis

Survey finds Israelis trust Yamina chairman to handle coronavirus crisis over PM Netanyahu by 34%-24%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2020, 7:34 PM
Bennett: Our biggest test yet

Bennett: Our biggest test yet

Yamina chairman presents plan to fight the coronavirus, calling for 'true leadership,' less red tape on the part of the government.Shimon Cohen, 7/9/2020, 5:44 PM
Naftali Bennett: 'Coronavirus patients in Beitar Illit are begging to be evacuated'

Naftali Bennett: 'Coronavirus patients in Beitar Illit are begging to be evacuated'

MK Naftali Bennett visits Beitar Illit, works out plan to help residents. 'They're handling COVID-19 amazingly and carefully but need help.'Ido Ben Porat, 7/8/2020, 3:03 PM
748 test positive, 5 reported dead

748 test positive, 5 reported dead

Official coronavirus numbers continue to rise in terms of number of patients in serious condition with death toll officially at 342.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2020, 7:45 PM
Yoav Kisch: 'Israel is number one in terms of coronavirus testing'

Yoav Kisch: 'Israel is number one in terms of coronavirus testing'

Likud MK responds to claim that restrictions are 'greatest failure' of Israel. 'We're fighting a war of attrition, we'll reach our goal.'103FM, 7/7/2020, 1:40 PM
Bennett's wife blasts Netanyahu

Bennett's wife blasts Netanyahu

Yamina chairman's wife responds to post calling on the PM to appoint her husband to lead campaign against coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2020, 4:03 AM
Listen: Bennett says Syria should be 'Iran's Vietnam'

Listen: Bennett says Syria should be 'Iran's Vietnam'

Bennett calls on Netanyahu to declare full annexation, expresses confidence that Israel is winning the war against Iran in Syria.Arutz Sheva, 7/3/2020, 9:04 AM
Bennett: The preschool-like behavior of the government must stop today

Bennett: The preschool-like behavior of the government must stop today

Yamina chairman: The failures of the government in dealing with the virus have led to mass unemployment.Hezki Baruch, 7/3/2020, 5:40 AM
'The plague is back big-time - watch out for the weak'

'The plague is back big-time - watch out for the weak'

Former Defense Min. Naftali Bennett issues statement warning coronavirus transfers from young to old; urges meeting elderly only outdoors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2020, 12:04 PM
Active coronavirus cases top 8,000

Active coronavirus cases top 8,000

634 new coronavirus cases reported so far Wednesday as MK Naftali Bennett announces formation of 'civil coronavirus cabinet.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2020, 8:09 PM
Bennett: I don't understand the government's handling of the pandemic

Bennett: I don't understand the government's handling of the pandemic

Yamina chairman blasts government's conduct during coronavirus pandemic: A kind of bipolar syndrome.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2020, 5:03 AM
Heartbreaking: Naftali Bennett hears Eyal's financial hardships

Heartbreaking: Naftali Bennett hears Eyal's financial hardships

MK Naftali Bennett meets Eyal, sound technician in self-employed protest tent. Eyal tells of his condition and couldn't stop the tears.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2020, 8:54 PM
Bennett: New wave of illegal immigration could lead to terror attacks in northern Israel

Bennett: New wave of illegal immigration could lead to terror attacks in northern Israel

Former Defense Minister calls for stronger measures to bar illegal immigration from Lebanon, warns Hezbollah could infiltrate border.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2020, 2:10 PM
Bennett: Government should ensure people can bring home bread

Bennett: Government should ensure people can bring home bread

Yamina leader accuses government of negligence in preventing economy from functioning during no-confidence vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2020, 6:31 PM
Bennett: I'm convinced Netanyahu will not apply sovereignty

Bennett: I'm convinced Netanyahu will not apply sovereignty

Yamina chairman on why he didn't join the government: Netanyahu didn't want us there, he never made an offer.Elad Benari, 6/11/2020, 4:57 AM
Bennett: Stop transferring funds to terrorists

Bennett: Stop transferring funds to terrorists

Yamina leader blasts Gantz, Netanyahu for freezing order against PA banks used by terrorists. 'Their decision gives a tailwind to terror.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2020, 4:59 PM
Bennett to Netanyahu, Gantz: Why are you giving gifts to our enemies?

Bennett to Netanyahu, Gantz: Why are you giving gifts to our enemies?

Former Defense Minister excoriates government over decision to permit terrorist leader to be buried in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2020, 5:45 PM
Bennett: Help me wake up the government

Bennett: Help me wake up the government

Yamina chairman demands that a coronavirus testing system be set up, warns of new outbreak in the winter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2020, 6:27 AM
Bennett to Netanyahu: Restore order stopping payments to murderers

Bennett to Netanyahu: Restore order stopping payments to murderers

Former DM condemns decision by Benny Gantz to repeal order against terrorists' bank accounts. 'Restore order and prevent the next murder.'Gary Willig, 6/4/2020, 4:09 PM
Gantz cancels Bennett order preventing paying murderers of Jews

Gantz cancels Bennett order preventing paying murderers of Jews

Policy obligating banks in PA territory to freeze and close accounts frozen under DM's order.Mordechai Sones, 6/4/2020, 11:21 AM
Bennett cancels meeting with Netanyahu

Bennett cancels meeting with Netanyahu

Report: PM tried to organize meeting with Yamina chairman, who cancelled following insulting statement from Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2020, 4:58 AM