Gantz promises chaos and confusion in Israel for next six weeks

Gantz and his Netanyahu-hating coalition partners are ready to cosy up to and embrace 15 Joint List Knesset members who revile them, Netanyahu and the Jewish State. David Singer, 3/17/2020, 2:37 PM

Watch: Bereaved families protest Joint List

Families of terror victims shout at Joint List MKs as they enter President's Residence. "Terrorist-supporters won't sit in the government."Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 1:42 PM

Joint List unanimously recommends Gantz

Recommendation includes Balad members. Significance: Gantz will receive mandate to form government tomorrow or the day after.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 12:32 PM

Gantz's trick: Will ask that Joint List be included in gov't

Blue and White chairman will ask that Arab MKs be included in emergency government. Smotrich to Gantz: Stop the petty politics.Hezki Baruch, 3/13/2020, 12:00 AM

Balad chairman to attend meeting with Blue and White

Blue and White will try to convince Joint List party to agree to minority government which they will support from the outside.Elad Benari, 3/11/2020, 5:15 AM

Joint Arab List chair: Stop Temple Mount visits, no annexation

Joint Arab List chair Ayman Odeh demands specific concessions in return for supporting minority gov't under Gantz leadershipArutz Sheva staff, 3/10/2020, 2:13 PM

Lapid: Best option is narrow gov't with Joint List support

“I admit that this is not the government that we wanted, but it is far superior to the current paralysis," Blue and White leader says.Hezki Baruch, 3/10/2020, 10:36 AM

A minority, non Zionist government  in Israel

Certain political groups want to throw basic, consensual assumptions about Israel's government into the fire. I fear that in the process, they will create a new fire.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 3/10/2020, 5:00 AM

Report: MK Gabi Ashkenazi opposes minority government

Senior Blue and White leader reportedly opposes government supported by Joint List, but won't vote against it.Elad Benari, 3/10/2020, 4:30 AM

Signal from the Arab MKs to Netanyahu?

MK Mansour Abbas hints that if Netanyahu acknowledges the Arab public is legitimate "there is something to talk about."Ben Shaul, 3/9/2020, 5:44 AM

'We will not support anyone who supports Deal of the Century'

MK Aida Touma-Sliman: Anyone who wants to be PM, must talk to us publicly.103FM, 3/9/2020, 3:02 AM

'The impasse won't be solved without the Arabs'

MK Ayman Odeh in TV interview: The only way to resolve the political impasse is to include the Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 6:42 AM

Blue and White not ruling out cooperation with Joint List

Party officials acknowledge in closed talks that cooperation with Joint List is possible if no other options exist to form a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 5:08 AM

Labor MK: United Torah Judaism isn't a Zionist party either

MK Omer Barlev says that just as haredi party "is not Zionist" and is a legitimate coalition partner, so too are the Arab parties.Michal Levy, 2/16/2020, 4:49 AM

Blue and White MK not ruling out outside support from Joint List

MK Avi Nissenkorn won't rule possibility that the Joint List would support Gantz government without joining it.Refael Levy, 2/12/2020, 6:02 AM

Gantz: Joint List will not be part of my government

Blue and White chairman says the gaps between he and the predominantly Arab party are too deep to bridge.Elad Benari, 2/12/2020, 4:39 AM

Arab MKs lay out conditions for joining Blue & White gov't

Joint List chief Ayman Odeh says his party will back formation of Blue and White government - but only if Liberman is not included.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2020, 12:56 PM

Arab MK banned from Knesset election

MK who lauded Samir Kuntar, terrorist behind the brutal 1979 Nahariya attack, banned from running for the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 2:22 PM

Blue and White to back disqualification of Arab MK

Joint List warns of "implications" if Blue and White supports request to disqualify MK Heba Yazbak over support for terrorism.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2020, 9:43 PM

Joint List: We are the answer to Ben Gvir in the Knesset

Leaders of predominantly Arab party declare their goal for the upcoming elections: We hope to achieve 15 seats.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2020, 3:38 AM

Joint List targets the Jewish vote

Predominantly Arab party intends to appeal to Jewish voters who are disappointed with the union between Labor-Gesher and Meretz.Ben Ariel, 1/14/2020, 6:38 AM

Smotrich refuses meeting with Netanyahu

National Union Chairman Betzalel Smotrich refuses meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu: 'Let him not interfere with religious Zionism.'Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2020, 7:54 PM

"We're aiming to raise Arab turnout and win 15 seats"

Joint List MK denies his 'Palestinian Martyrs' speech was incitement, claims his speech was edited to appear extreme.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 11:49 AM

Joint List MK: Israel is worse than apartheid

MK Ofer Cassif claims in speech that Israel's policy in Judea and Samaria is far worse than that of the apartheid regime in South Africa.Elad Benari, 12/11/2019, 4:05 AM

Dichter warns: Disaster in the colors of blue and white

Deputy Defense Minister warns against minority government supported by Arab MKs. "Stop this roller coaster before it starts moving."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2019, 3:56 AM

Elkin: Why is Liberman so silent?

Minister Ze'ev Elkin criticizes Yisrael Beytenu chairman's silence in the wake of Joint List's criticism of Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 11/14/2019, 4:04 AM

'Form minority government to remove Netanyahu from office'

Joint List MK Mansour Abbas says minority government with Arab support will not last long but necessary to get rid of Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 7:59 PM

Knesset turmoil: 'Netanyahu starving, killing Gaza'

Joint List MKs accuse PM of war crimes in conflict with Islamic Jihad in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 4:29 PM

Joint List MKs protest killing of Islamic Jihad leader

Extreme-left activists, MKs from Joint List, demonstrate against government, IDF, amidst conflict with Islamic Jihad in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 9:59 PM

Tibi: If new elections are held, we'll get 15 seats

Joint List MK says he would welcome new elections, stresses Joint List will not be part of a government.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/25/2019, 11:51 PM

Joint List MK blasts the IDF

MK Ofer Cassif, Hadash's sole Jewish representative, criticizes IDF activities in response to Gaza border protests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2019, 6:47 AM

Tibi praises archterrorist as a 'national leader'

Joint List MK explains his party's political aspirations after it recommended that Benny Gantz become prime minister.Ben Ariel, 9/24/2019, 4:39 AM

Joint List to Rivlin: Not all of us back Gantz as PM

Arab Joint List says three of its 13 MKs refuse to endorse Benny Gantz over Netanyahu, leaving Netanyahu with slight lead over GantzArutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 8:32 AM

Tibi to Rivlin: We own this land

"We did not immigrate here, we were born here, we are a native population," says Joint List MK.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 6:03 AM

Yariv Levin to Gantz: Reveal the agreement with the Joint List

Tourism Minister: Israel's security policy cannot be determined by Ayman Odeh and Ahmed Tibi.Hezki Baruch, 9/23/2019, 4:44 AM

Arab MK: Netanyahu prevents Palestinian state

Joint List MK explains why the party recommended Gantz: Getting rid of Netanyahu will thwart the "settlement plans".Dalit Halevi, 9/23/2019, 4:10 AM

Arab Joint List holds last-minute vote on whether to back Gantz

Joint List to vote Sunday afternoon on whether to back Gantz for PM, guaranteeing him edge over the Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 5:13 PM

Joint List MK: Gantz in exchange for illegal construction

MK Ofer Cassif says Joint List conditions recommending Gantz on demands including opposition to law against illegal construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 9:31 AM

Joint List MK: Terrorist was 'executed by the occupation'

MK Ofer Cassif comments on elimination of terrorist who tried to stab security officers, says she was "executed".Ben Ariel, 9/20/2019, 6:10 AM

'The Netanyahu era is over, he has to go'

Arab MK Ahmed Tibi rejects the idea that a member of the Joint List will serve as opposition chairman.Ben Ariel, 9/19/2019, 6:37 AM

'The era of Netanyahu is over'

Joint Arab List chief celebrates party's projected 12-13 seats, lauding increased voter turnout in Arab sector.Hezki Baruch, 9/17/2019, 11:16 PM

Israeli professors endorse Joint Arab List

Ahead of Tuesday's Knesset election, more than 80 Israeli academics release ad calling on voters to back anti-Zionist Joint List party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 7:27 PM

Joint List chairman: Netanyahu is a 'psychopath'

MK Ayman Odeh blasts PM: He is willing to burn everything in order to avoid going to prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 6:22 AM

Joint List chairman: Ayelet Shaked is 'dangerous'

Ayman Odeh reveals his opinions on Israeli politicians: "Netanyahu is the worst prime minister ever; I have an affection for Litzman."Orli Harari, 9/5/2019, 2:06 AM

Joint List chairman: 'I'll be the first Arab opposition leader'

MK Ayman Odeh says that if Blue and White joins a unity gov't, he'll lead the opposition.Sara Rubenstein, 8/25/2019, 7:46 PM

MK Tibi: 'I won't join Benny Gantz's gov't of generals'

MK Tibi rejects Joint List chairman Odeh's statement that his party would join Blue and White. 'This is a utopian scenario.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2019, 7:19 PM

New report: Arab Joint List illegally promoting draft dodging

Report comes ahead of Supreme Court hearing on petition to disqualify Joint List from running in election on grounds of supporting terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2019, 11:23 AM

Arab unity: Arab nationalist party joins Joint List

'For the sake of ending the occupation.' Balad faction rejoins Joint List, ending split between Arab factions and creating single list.Hezki Baruch, 7/29/2019, 7:54 AM

Arab parties reach deal for joint run - after PA intervenes

Communist party Hadash to run together with Arab nationalist party Ta'al, while Balad to run with United Arab List.David Rosenberg, 2/21/2019, 5:44 PM

Joint List's sole Jewish MK to leave politics

Knesset Member Dov Khenin expected to announce his retirement from political life.Hezki Baruch, 1/1/2019, 5:06 AM

It's official: MK Zahalka will not return to the Knesset

Following days of speculation, lawmaker from Arab Joint List faction confirms he will not return to the Knesset.Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 10:21 PM

'Without Zoabi, without Zahalka, and hopefully without Balad'

Knesset Speaker welcomes report that two Arab MKs will not serve in the next Knesset. Zoabi denies she isn't running.Elad Benari, 12/27/2018, 3:36 AM

Arab MKs petition Supreme Court after Knesset rejects bill

Arab lawmakers turn to Supreme Court after Knesset refuses to consider bill negating Israel's Jewish character.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2018, 3:07 PM

UN threatens Israel

UN Human Rights Council threatens to condemn Israel unless it receives clarification regarding the Nationality Law.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2018, 4:07 AM

UN pressured to act against Nationality Law

Delegation of Israeli Arab representatives meets UN official, urges pressure on Israel to cancel Nationality Law approved by the Knesset.Nitsan Keidar, 9/20/2018, 6:00 AM

Joint List turns to EU to force Israel to repeal Nationality Law

Israeli-Arab lawmakers push Europe to ban Kahane Chai and Lehava groups, pressure Israel to nullify Nationality Law.Nitzan Keidar, Brussels, 9/4/2018, 12:59 PM

Arab lawmakers' support for Jeremy Corbyn a disgrace

Education Minister blasts Israeli-Arab lawmakers for public support of UK Labour Party's Jeremy Corbyn amid anti-Semitism scandals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2018, 11:17 AM