Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu 'favors Palestinian state provided it's demilitarized'

'In the state we're talking about, we control every meter in terms of security, airspace, entrances, and exits,' Netanyahu explains.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 6:23 PM

Settlement leaders: 'Netanyahu seems trying to steal credit'

Senior settlement officials refer to PM announcement to connect certain communities to water and electricity: 'Empty promises'.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 4:04 PM

5,200 housing units for Jerusalem suburbs

PM together with Jerusalem Mayor and Minister Yariv Levin announce construction of 3,000 housing Units in Givat Hamatos, 2,200 in Har Homa.Mordechai Sones, 2/20/2020, 2:36 PM

Netanyahu challenges Gantz to series of televised debates

Netanyahu challenges Blue and White opponent to series of debates 'like in the US; on politics, security, and economics'.Mordechai Sones, 2/18/2020, 10:41 PM

Watch: The Prime Minister and the lighting technician

During a livestream from Prime Minister Netanyahu's vehicle, the lighting stopped working. This is what happened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2020, 2:43 PM

New details emerge on Netanyahu summit with Sudan ruler

Key man in arranging meeting was actually private Israeli lawyer sent by Netanyahu advisors to Khartoum month-and-a-half ago.Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 10:40 PM

Netanyahu: 'This is a low point in history of State of Israel'

PM: 'Gantz has no government without Ahmad Tibi, and Ahmed Tibi will do whatever Abbas tells him.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 10:16 PM

Trump plan rejected by Mideast countries; Kushner slams PA

It did not appear throughout the process that Kushner realized that this concept was a non-starter. OpinionCommunicated Content, 2/10/2020, 8:53 PM

Watch: Bibi meets Baby Bibi

Prime Minister visits Mevo'ot Yericho where he meets baby Bibi, named after him: 'We've got the same hair.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 7:13 PM

Netanyahu attempting to erase Yamina

Prime Minister, realizing he will not win majority in elections, attempts to improve position in future negotiations on unity government.Mordechai Sones, 2/10/2020, 5:23 PM

Sharp message to Netanyahu: 'We'll demonstrate against you'

Samaria Council head Yossi Dagan announces to PM he will lead demonstrations by national camp against him if sovereignty not declared.Mordechai Sones, 2/3/2020, 10:30 PM

'Sovereignty –Yes! A Palestinian State- Never!'

Sovereignty Movement embarks on campaign calling on government ministers to vote unilaterally for sovereignty, against Palestinian state.Mordechai Sones, 2/3/2020, 5:29 PM

Judea/Samaria mayors explain opposition to US Mideast initiative

Yesha Council responds to Ariel Council head resignation.Mordechai Sones, 2/3/2020, 4:27 PM

Naama Issachar boards PM's plane

Journalists moved to tears: 'It feels like we're bringing back the hostages from Entebbe.'Yoni Kempinski, Moscow, 1/30/2020, 1:02 PM

Netanyahu thanks Putin for 'Naama's quick pardon'

Prime Minister meets Russian President who signed Naama Issachar's pardon request, expected to return with Netanyahu on his plane to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Moscow, 1/30/2020, 11:22 AM

PM Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump meet in Washington

President of the United States presents the Prime Minister with details related to Deal of the Century.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 1/27/2020, 6:22 PM

Sovereignty Movement calls Jordan Valley proposal 'momentous'

Movement urges Prime Minister: Emphasize that Jordan Valley is preliminary step leading to sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 1/21/2020, 4:41 PM

Kremlin: Putin to discuss Naama Issachar case with Netanyahu

'This issue likely to come up during Putin's close contacts with Netanyahu,' Kremlin Spokesman notes, declining to provide details.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2020, 3:56 PM

PM Netanyahu expects Ben Gvir to step down

Netanyahu praises 'leadership' by Rabbi Rafi Peretz 'who acted to minimize Bennett's damage to Right bloc.'Mordechai Sones, 1/16/2020, 2:24 PM

PM to Naama Issachar: 'Investing relentless efforts for release'

Naama, imprisoned in Russia, receives letter from Prime Minister; says it greatly strengthens her and gives hope.Mordechai Sones, 1/13/2020, 5:40 PM

Netanyahu 'supports all US steps'

Prior to departure for Athens, Netanyahu addresses expected summit as well as attack on US embassy in Baghdad and steps US expected to take.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2020, 11:24 AM

Who will Netanyahu appoint as ministers?

Prime minister will have to appoint ministers to Agriculture, Welfare and Diaspora ministries by tomorrow evening.Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2019, 10:46 PM

'The Court will not fall into trap against people's will'

PM prepares for Supreme Court hearing on petition seeking to prevent him from forming next government due to indictments against him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2019, 9:49 PM

PM posts Fox News host 'special' criticizing indictments

Mark Levin, host of 'The Mark Levin Show' on Fox News: 'Netanyahu, the greatest PM in Israeli history, hasn't had a fair shake in media.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2019, 9:33 PM

'Sa'ar will have to recalculate route'

MK Nir Barkat calls on Likud members to elect Netanyahu Likud leader despite indictments: 'Prime Minister enjoys presumption of innocence.'Hezki Baruch, 12/26/2019, 1:56 PM

Is this Netanyahu’s last run?

Netanyahu’s former spokesman Shai Bazak discusses the race for the Likud leadership and whether Netanyahu is in his last electionThe Land Of Israel Network, 12/25/2019, 1:07 AM

Committee to Promote Jordan Valley Sovereignty to convene

Inter-ministerial committee prepares plan to annex Jordan Valley to State of Israel in accordance with PM's promise on eve of last electionsHezki Baruch, 12/24/2019, 3:40 PM

Israel officially opposes Turkey-Libya sea corridor deal

'But that doesn’t mean we're sending battleships to confront Turkey.' - Foreign Minister.Mordechai Sones, 12/23/2019, 10:26 PM

Netanyahu calls Hague prosecutor claim 'pure anti-Semitism'

PM intensifies push-back before International Criminal Court prosecutor calling her claims 'pure anti-Semitism'.Mordechai Sones, 12/23/2019, 10:04 PM

Netanyahu: 'I dedicate my life to empowering Israel'

'In our region the weak do not survive, the strong survive. And we must be strong as we have never been.'Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2019, 1:25 PM

Netanyahu 'promises' to bring back Naama Issachar

Prime Minister tells Haifa supporters about special relationship with Russian President Putin, promises to bring back Naama Issachar.Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2019, 10:31 PM

'Netanyahu saved judiciary from Overrule Clause'

Culture Minister says Prime Minister halted changes in justice system: 'We all see what's happening today in prosecutor's office and police'Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2019, 4:00 PM

Netanyahu opposes initiative to cancel Likud primaries

'The Likud is a democratic movement and its members will decide who will lead it. Prime Minister Netanyahu is confident that he will win.'Hezki Baruch, 12/12/2019, 7:57 PM

Supreme Court rejects petitions demanding Netanyahu resign

'Given close proximity of new elections, it would be gratuitous for court to now decide issues raised by petitions,' judges state.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2019, 2:26 PM

Culture Minister: 'Sa'ar won't succeed in forming government'

Miri Regev estimates Gideon Sa'ar will not be able to form government if elected Likud Chairman: 'He won't succeed to become Likud Chairman'Mordechai Sones, 12/10/2019, 9:22 PM

Netanyahu's guard shot

Security guard at PM's Caesarea residence hospitalized after being accidentally shot in the hand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2019, 9:25 PM

For & against: Hundreds demonstrate outside Netanyahu's home

Netanyahu's supporters protest the 'legal coup' while his left-wing opponents demand he resign and leave the PM's residence.Hezki Baruch, 11/30/2019, 9:33 PM

Regev: 'Sa'ar's trying to oust Netanyahu'

Minister Miri Regev continues attacking Gideon Sa'ar: 'When he says "I demand he resign", this is ousting a leader; Likudniks don't like it'Mordechai Sones, 11/26/2019, 5:34 PM

The Bibi indictment and a Jedi mind trick

Josh Hasten tries to understand what Netanyahu's indictment is really all about.The Land Of Israel Network, 11/26/2019, 2:44 AM

Netanyahu will be required to leave ministerial positions

Attorney General will make clear to Binyamin Netanyahu that he will not be able to hold office because of indictments against him.Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2019, 6:34 PM

'Only Israeli citizens will determine who prime minister is'

PM declares will continue to strive for unity government: 'The contacts haven't stopped - they're taking place.'Hezki Baruch, 11/25/2019, 5:51 PM

Gantz: 'One Knesset Member drags entire country to elections'

Blue and White Chairman: 'If G-d forbid we go to elections, we do for 3 reasons that are 1 reason - bribery, fraud, and breach of trust.'Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2019, 5:21 PM

Liberman: 'We won't grant Netanyahu immunity'

Yisrael Beyteinu head makes clear his party will not support granting PM immunity because it would 'damage public confidence in the system.'Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2019, 3:38 PM

Will Gideon Sa'ar unseat Netanyahu?

'We need to internalize that the era of Netanyahu is over and bring about a change,' a Likud source says.Sara Rubenstein, 11/21/2019, 9:52 PM

Gantz: A sad day for Israel

Blue and White leaders comment on Netanyahu indictments. Lapid: Netanyahu cannot remain prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 8:18 PM

'We're all Netanyahu' - Demonstration in support of PM

Dozens of supporters demonstrate outside PM's residence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 8:05 PM

Amir Peretz: I have legal team to declare Netanyahu unfit

Labor chairman Peretz says that he prepared a legal team to petition the Supreme Court to rule the PM as unfit for office.Sara Rubenstein, 11/21/2019, 7:31 PM

Likud MK attacks A-G, left-wing MKs call for PM to step down

I'm pained that the PM received such a 'wonderful gift' from the State for dedicating the best years of his life for it,' Miki Zohar says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 6:54 PM

Netanyahu charged with bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Mandelblit decides to prosecute the PM for bribery in Case 4000, and fraud and breach of trust in Cases 1000 and 2000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 6:32 PM

Netanyahu, Elkin, Levin meet with President

Later this evening, PM to meet with Blue and White Chairman at his Jerusalem bureau; Earlier, Gantz and Liberman meet in Tel Aviv.Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2019, 8:53 PM

Message to Gantz from Yesha Council leaders

Yesha Council call to Blue and White leaders: 'No narrow government should be allowed - join a broad unity government.'Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2019, 6:04 PM

Watch: Is there a Deep State in Israel?

Dr. Gadi Taub talks about Netanyahu’s criminal charges and the future of the Israeli justice system.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 11/19/2019, 1:10 AM

Benny Gantz insulates Arab MKs from criticism

Blue and White Chair strongly attacks PMs words at Likud rally: 'Instead of scare tactics, let's talk. Instead of inciting, let's talk.'Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 6:29 PM

Netanyahu: 'Blue and White galloping to minority government'

Right bloc MKs gather for joint meeting; PM warns: 'Minority government - Hamas, Iran, Hezbollah's dream government.'Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 3:26 PM

Lapid to Netanyahu: Part from Litzman and Smotrich

Smotrich: 'Yair Lapid prefers Tibi over Litzman and Cassif over Smotrich - a gov't with supporters of terrorism and opponents of Zionism.'Hezki Baruch, 11/16/2019, 11:47 PM

'Are you out of your mind? Stop the madness & join unity gov't'

PM Netanyahu tells Gabi Ashkenazi and Bogie Ya'alon that as ex-IDF chiefs of staff, they should talk Gantz out of unity gov't with Arabs.Hezki Baruch, 11/16/2019, 10:55 PM

Unity government: Will Netanyahu resign after year?

Likud proposes new outline according to which after year when he will be PM, Netanyahu will vacate place. Blue and White has yet to respond.Mordechai Sones, 11/11/2019, 9:35 PM