Ayoub Kara: 'They tried to murder me because of Nationality Law'

'They look at me and think I'm the Druze Menachem Begin. I'm a continuation of Begin; I'm considered very right-wing, not only among Druze.'Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2019, 9:08 AM

Dudi Amsalem to replace Kara as Communications Minister

PM appoints Likud MK to replace Ayoub Kara as Communications after Kara resigns in protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 7:39 PM

Ayoob Kara: I'm really hurt, Netanyahu led me on

Druze minister explains why he resigned his post, says he offered loyalty but received betrayal. 'I never believed it would happen.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2019, 11:49 AM

Ayoub Kara resigns from government

Kara: 'Since I was appointed Communications Minister there began campaign of tendentious slander against me.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2019, 3:35 PM

Druze Minister attacks Netanyahu: 'I followed him blindly'

'I'm angry at leaders who don't know how to defend their people,' Communications Minister Ayoub Kara says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2019, 11:32 PM

Are Likud staff working to get rid of Minister Kara?

Anonymous campaign accuses Druze Communications Minister of being a failure and a fifth column, attempts to remove him from Likud list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2019, 10:53 PM

Why Likud voters should support minority candidates

When a Druze or Arab MK defends Israel, the effect is enormous. Rachel Avraham, 1/23/2019, 7:30 AM

Minister Kara to remain under observation

Hospital says it wants to observe Communications Minister Ayoub Kara after he collapsed at the Knesset on Wednesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2018, 7:31 PM

Minister Kara collapses at the Knesset

Communications Minister complains of pains at entrance to Knesset hall and faints. Coalition and opposition agree to conclude hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 5:15 PM

'Liberman made Hamas laugh'

Communications Minister Ayoub Kara says Defense Minister Liberman's resignation poorly timed, caused glee in Gaza.Benny Toker, 11/15/2018, 4:28 PM

Communications Minister detained at Dubai airport

Communications Minister Ayoob Kara detained by authorities in Dubai after being late to the airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2018, 5:43 AM

Minister heads to Dubai as Israel makes diplomatic push in Gulf

Israeli minister calls for 'peace and security' during visit to Dubai, the latest event in Israel's bid for closer ties with Gulf states.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2018, 11:56 AM

Netanyahu: 'B'Tselem's behavior is a disgrace'

Citizens and MKs alike outraged after leftist NGO B'Tselem attacks Jewish State at the UN.Tzvi Lev, 10/18/2018, 9:23 PM

Netanyahu offers Druze full recognition

PM proposes new legislation to address Druze complaints over Nationality Law, recognize their contributions to the security of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 6:05 PM

Netanyahu: No changes to Nationality Law

PM meets Druze leaders, says they describe 'genuine feelings' and will establish committee to deal with issues brought by Druze community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2018, 3:35 PM

Who is threatening Minister Kara?

Rocks were thrown this week at the home of Minister Ayoob Kara in Daliyat al-Karmel.Hezki Baruch, 7/27/2018, 5:04 AM

Plan to declare Israel's commitment to Druze community

PM, Liberman, Kahlon, meet with Druze minister, MKs, amid Nationality Law controversy. Meeting with Druze community leaders tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 4:00 PM

Druze Minister blames Joint List MKs for death threats

Druze Minister Ayoub Kara blames Israeli-Arab Joint List MKs for death threats he got after voting for Nationality Law.Tzvi Lev, 7/23/2018, 1:24 PM

Communications Minister to receive security detail

Minister Ayoob Kara receives threats following his support for the Nationality Law. Security guards stationed around his house.Hezki Baruch, 7/23/2018, 12:08 AM

30 million shekels to improve reception in Judea and Samaria

Communications Minister visits Beitar Illit, says he allocated 30 million shekels to improve cellular reception in Judea and Samaria.Chaim Lev, 7/1/2018, 6:09 AM

Communications Minister Kara hopes Turkey 'returns to path'

'The significance of this election is vast. They can take it to a worse place, or they can get things back on track.'Hezki Baruch, 6/24/2018, 1:53 PM

Kara learns lesson: 'I won't touch Eurovision'

Following cancellation of Israel-Argentina game, Communication Minister careful not to intervene in Eurovision lest it lead to cancellation.Mordechai Sones, 6/6/2018, 2:33 PM

Arab-Israeli soccer fans boo drowning victims

Outrage after fans of Arab Bnei Sakhnin soccer team disrupt moment of silence for drowning victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2018, 12:12 PM

Hotovely: Hope to see the Romanian embassy in Jerusalem soon

Deputy Minister Hotovely, Minister Kara welcome Romania's announcement that it will relocate its embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 4/20/2018, 12:07 AM

Did Israel secretly airlift Yemenite Jews to Israel?

Arab media outlets report that Israel secretly airlifted hundreds of Yemenite Jews last month in covert operation with Saudi Arabia.Tzvi Lev, 3/22/2018, 6:11 PM

Egyptian counter-terror disrupting Israeli communications?

Israeli Communications Minister speaks with Egypt about communications disruptions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2018, 9:52 AM

Ayoub Kara: Obama is like Pharaoh

Communications Minister blasts new book about Trump as 'fake news.' 'We went through an 8-year period with the US reminiscent of Pharaoh.'Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2018, 1:48 PM

'Regional peace conference coming next year'

'Saudi Arabia and allies see in Israel strategic partner in war against terror and against Iran who wants to destroy them and Jewish state.'Mordechai Sones, 11/21/2017, 2:18 PM

'Time to throw pro-terror Arab MK out of the Knesset'

Communications Minister Ayoub Kara calls for Arab MK who celebrated terrorist's release to be stripped of Knesset seat.Hezki Baruch, 10/1/2017, 10:24 PM

'Journalists who promote terrorism will be arrested'

Communications Minister says Israel has zero tolerance for media outlets which incite and praise terror attacks.Gary Willig, 9/1/2017, 12:20 PM

Al Jazeera reporter stripped of press credentials

Government Press Office strips credentials of Arab news agency reporter who said journalism was part of anti-Israel 'resistance.'Gary Willig, 8/16/2017, 5:20 PM

'Al Jazeera is running a jihad out of Jerusalem'

Arabic culture expert Dr. Mordechai Kedar says decision to close Al Jazeera offices long overdue, network favors Muslim Brotherhood, Hamas.Shimon Cohen, 8/10/2017, 8:25 PM

Al-Jazeera blasts Israel's closure plans

Al-Jazeera threatens Israel with legal measures if it goes through with plans to ban it.Elad Benari, 8/7/2017, 1:04 AM

Israel to ban Al Jazeera

Communications Ministry says Al Jazeera offices in Jerusalem to be closed, journalists to lose credentials.David Rosenberg, 8/6/2017, 5:20 PM

Communications Minister looking into Al-Jazeera closure

Communications Minister Ayoob Kara to hold discussions on Al-Jazeera following request by Netanyahu.Hezki Baruch, 7/31/2017, 4:05 AM

'We must take advantage of opportunity to return Hadar and Oron'

Communications Minister Ayoub Kara hopes for breakthrough in return of soldiers held by Hamas - that doesn't involve a deal.Benny Tocker, 7/25/2017, 1:52 PM

Druze minister: The Labour Party is commiting suicide

Communications Minister says second round of Labor Party primary voting likely to split up party, lead to break-away faction.Ido Ben Porat, 7/6/2017, 9:36 PM

Meet Min. Ayoub Kara: 'The most Zionist non-Jew in the world'

Israel finally has a Communications Minister - and he is the 1st Druze MK to have a ministerial portfolio. He is also 1st in other things.Rochel Sylvetsky, 6/23/2017, 1:25 PM

Diplomatic incident with Morocco

Morocco expressed an official protest against Israel after Minister Ayoob Kara met with the Western Sahara president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2017, 10:49 PM

Druze minister chosen as Communications Minister

Netanyahu taps Likud MK Ayoob Kara for Communications Minister, appointment expected to be confirmed on Sunday.Nitsan Keidar, 5/28/2017, 9:38 AM

Israeli government gathers in Western Wall tunnels

Government holds meeting discussing making Western Wall more accessible for wheelchairs, affirming new Communications Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 9:13 AM

'Erdogan's comments are unnecessary incitement'

Minister Ayoob Kara responds to Turkish President who urged Muslims to "protect Jerusalem from Judaization".Hezki Baruch, 5/15/2017, 4:03 AM

Likud Minister: Bennett is obsessed with building

Ayoub Kara rips Education Minister, says Netanyahu is acting properly and without attracting unnecessary attention.Hezki Baruch, 4/3/2017, 9:14 AM

Likud ministers attack Bennett for 'lecturing' Netanyahu

Likud ministers back Netanyahu, say no need for Bennett to lecture on importance of upcoming Trump-Netanyahu meeting.Hezki Baruch, Nitsan Keidar, 2/12/2017, 11:24 AM

Lapid: Appointing Kara Minister - governmental corruption

Yesh Atid chairman attacks intention to appoint Ayoub Kara, "Minister without Portfolio is a man who officially has no job."Hezki Baruch, 1/19/2017, 12:16 PM

Danon: Obama abandoned Israel at the Security Council

Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations responds to Obama's assertion that he did not betray Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2017, 1:06 AM

Hanegbi appointed Minister of Regional Cooperation

MK Tzachi Hanegbi (Likud) has been appointed the Minister of Regional Cooperation, replacing the Prime Minister in the position.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2016, 7:26 PM

Druze MK: 'They’re attacking me because I’m not Jewish'

Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara responds to criticism of his exposure of a security-related issue on his Facebook page.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2016, 12:30 PM

Israel involved in undisclosed security incident

Deputy Minister of Regional Cooperation publishes details of security incident on Facebook. The post was removed under a gag order.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 9:08 PM

Foreign Ministry apologizes to Italy

Israel's Foreign Ministry apologizes after Deputy Minister Ayoob Kara said an earthquake in Italy was punishment for UNESCO resolution.Hezki Baruch, 10/30/2016, 3:13 AM

Jews arrested in Yemen released from custody

Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara meets with recent immigrants from Yemen, says Israel working to free Israeli citizen still held in the country.Ari Soffer, 7/6/2016, 2:33 PM

Deputy Minister Kara considers quitting Likud

Kara announces he is weighing his future in the party, accusing Netanyahu of racism for not appointing him as minister.Hezki Baruch, 5/23/2016, 5:44 PM

Jordanian students discover the real Israel

'There's no connection between the way Israel is portrayed and how it really is'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 9:34 PM

'The world doesn't care about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict'

Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara says the fight against Islamic extremism can result in new alliances for Israel.Benny Tocker, 4/15/2016, 5:37 AM

Should Israel join forces with Saudi Arabia's Arab coalition?

MK Ayoub Kara says Israel has woken up to strategic importance of regional alliance against Iran; 'Any enemy of Iran is our friend.'Ari Soffer, 2/24/2016, 5:36 PM

Israeli hospital saved Bahraini princess' life

Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara explains that this is why he was invited to Bahrain for talks.Hillel Fendel, 2/16/2016, 5:25 PM

Syrian Opposition head asks Israel for field hospitals

Dr. Al-Labwani set to visit Knesset, presenting map of protected regions and asking Israel to establish field hospitals inside Syria.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 8:02 PM