Why can't Gantz and Netanyahu sit together?

Jay Shapiro argues that the leaders of the largest parties in Israel understand that no clear decision has been reached.Jay Shapiro, 3/5/2020, 6:53 AM

What is Israelophobia and how can you fight against it?

Israelophobia covers not only the rhetorical assault on the Jewish state but the eruption of violence against individual and communities.Israel News Talk Radio, 3/5/2020, 3:12 AM

Right-wing bloc - 58 seats, Blue and White - 33

After 99.9% of votes counted: The right-wing bloc has 58 seats, compared to 55 for the left-center bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 11:59 PM

Watch: Elections summarized- in the shadow of Coronavirus

2NJB Monthly Recap - Coronavirus and Elections in Israel (third time is NOT the charm), Dem Primaries and much, much more!Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 3/4/2020, 9:42 PM

Shaked: Attempt to negate Israeli democracy

Former Justice Minister slams Blue and White, Joint Arab List for attempting to push legislation barring Netanyahu from being prime ministerArutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 5:48 PM

'We voted Yamina, where did the votes go?'

Or Akiva resident finds Yamina received 0 votes at his polling station despite he and his friends having voted for Yamina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 4:56 PM

Gesher MK denies negotiations with Likud

MK Levi-Abekasis says no negotiations to join right-wing government calls out offer regarding her father as 'outrageous' and 'shameful.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 3:54 PM

Supreme Court rejects appeal to disqualify Netanyahu

Appeal by Movement for Quality Government to disqualify PM Netanyahu outright is rejected. 'We'll resubmit after results are published.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 2:10 PM

'Gantz is giving in to pressure from Arab MKs'

Min. Regev slams Blue and White chief, says MK Tibi promised to control Gantz - and is following through.Hezki Baruch, 3/4/2020, 1:06 PM

Yamina to fight law banning Netanyahu from forming gov't

DM Bennett promises: 'We'll fight move by Blue and White, Joint Arab List, to pass law forcing Pres. Rivlin to disqualify PM Netanyahu.'Hezki Baruch, 3/4/2020, 12:29 PM

Who's at fault for the left's decline?

MK Itzik Shmuli blames MK Amir Peretz, while MK Peretz says 'irresponsible' Blue and White campaign for harming left's chance at coalition.Hezki Baruch, 3/4/2020, 11:49 AM

Right-wing bloc drops to 58 seats

Likud holding steady at 36, Blue and White rises to 33 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 10:54 AM

59 seats for right-wing bloc

Likud holding at 36 seats, Blue and White trailing at 32.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 9:13 AM

94% of votes counted

Likud currently has 36 seats and Blue and White has 32.Elad Benari, 3/4/2020, 6:40 AM

Smotrich to Odeh: You and your friends are ingrates

Transportation Minister responds to Joint List chairman's tweet: You're living the good life because there is a Jewish majority here.Ben Ariel, 3/4/2020, 5:06 AM

The offer received by Orly Levy-Abekasis

Likud reportedly proposed to Gesher chairwoman that she join a coalition in exchange for promoting her father's candidacy for President.Elad Benari, 3/4/2020, 4:44 AM

PA: We will talk to any Israeli government

Abbas spokesman says Knesset elections are an internal Israeli matter and the Palestinians will speak to any elected government.Dalit Halevi, 3/4/2020, 4:11 AM

'The Likud ran a proper campaign and therefore won'

Gil Hoffman explains why Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s campaign was so successful and why challenger Benny Gantz’s was so lackluster.The Land Of Israel Network, 3/4/2020, 1:13 AM

Blue and White: Netanyahu instructed to disrupt vote counting

Blue and White MK Avi Nissenkorn heads to Knesset to "closely monitor the work of the Central Election Committee".Ben Ariel, 3/3/2020, 11:38 PM

'Hundreds of thousands of criminals voted for Netanyahu'

Kan commentator claims Likud garnered votes of criminals and their relatives. Minister Amsalem: 'Close Kan Corporation ASAP.'Mordechai Sones, 3/3/2020, 10:54 PM

Tamar Zandberg: 'We won't lower our heads and give up'

Former Meretz Chairwoman following results: 'At least half of public voted against corrupt and racist coup Netanyahu is planning for us.'Mordechai Sones, 3/3/2020, 10:09 PM

Watch Election Committee open coronavirus isolation ballot boxes

Central Election Committee begins entering names listed on double envelopes. Watch polling booths for quarantined voters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 9:34 PM

Right-wing bloc returns to 59 seats

Latest election results restore seat to Likud, remove seat from Joint Arab list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 8:57 PM

Right-wing bloc falls to 58 seats, Likud to 35

Joint Arab List rises to 16 seats as chances for formation of right-wing government fall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 8:17 PM

Lapid: 'We won't enter unity under Netanyahu'

Blue and White faction convenes for first session since election. Yair Lapid claims no faction member would join Netanyahu government.Mordechai Sones, 3/3/2020, 8:05 PM

Labor MK: 'We were cut in half; the result is poor'

MK Shmuli reacts to Labor Party crash in polls: 'Had it not been for the union I pushed, Zionist Left would have been erased.'Mordechai Sones, 3/3/2020, 7:24 PM

Smotrich: Netanyahu wants to set up demilitarized PA state

Transportation Minister predicts Netanyahu will leave out Jewish Home, National Union and bring Gantz into the coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 6:47 PM

President's Residence: Consultations only after official results

Contrary to previous election campaigns, President will not begin consultations before receiving final and official results next Tuesday.Mordechai Sones, 3/3/2020, 5:48 PM

Right-wing leaders meet Netanyahu

Health Minister Yaakov Litzman: I will not sit in government with Yair Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 4:07 PM

Shaked: The public decided - A right-wing government

Yamina faction hopes to extend sovereignty in Judea and Samaria, restore separation of powers with the High Court.Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2020, 3:32 PM

'Difficult morning for democratic Israelis'

Former Green Party MK says results of Israel's election are 'difficult' for 'every democratic Israeli.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 3:03 PM

Protesters demand: Don't let Netanyahu form a government

Movement for Quality Government calls on Pres. Rivlin, Supreme Court, not to allow PM Netanyahu to form government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 1:53 PM

Odeh: 'Tremendous achievement'

'I will have nothing to do with Gantz,' Joint Arab List chair says. 'If he wants he can call me.'Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2020, 12:16 PM

More Chabad hasidim voted for UTJ

Number of Chabad-Lubavitch hasidim voting for haredi UTJ grows after rabbis push not to support parties with no chance of entering Knesset.Ben Shaul, 3/3/2020, 11:20 AM

Elections Committee: All votes counted, results later

Chair of Central Elections Committee says clear picture of the results expected this evening. At the moment, tests of accuracy underway.103FM, 3/3/2020, 11:09 AM

Right-wing bloc has 59 seats

Likud leading Blue and White by four seats, right-religious bloc two seats short of majority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 10:48 AM

Likud leading Blue and White by 4 seats

Interim results show potential right-wing government; final results are expected Wednesday or Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 9:01 AM

Vote counting continues, Likud leading

The counting of the votes in the 2020 election continues. Full results not expected before Wednesday evening.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 6:47 AM

'One also needs to know how to lose'

MK Yoel Razvozov of Blue and White tells Arutz Sheva: It's too early to assess the loss, but what we're seeing is certainly unpleasant.Yoni Kempinski, 3/3/2020, 6:38 AM

'Bennett will also be Defense Minister in the next government'

MK Matan Kahana believes a right-wing government will be formed in the near future and Naftali Bennett will continue as Defense Minister.Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2020, 6:26 AM

We can breathe again?

He’s been given a mandate to do what’s Right for the Jewish State. Jack Engelhard, 3/3/2020, 6:01 AM

Litzman: A great achievement, Liberman failed

Health Minister: It has been proven that those who try to harm the Sabbath and the Torah are doomed to fail.Elad Benari, 3/3/2020, 5:42 AM

Watch: Yamina activists celebrate with Smotrich and Rabbi Peretz

Yamina ministers Bezalel Smotrich and Rabbi Rafi Peretz were greeted by party activists singing and dancing.Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2020, 5:00 AM

Regev: An overwhelming victory for the Likud

Minister Miri Regev says the Likud party is not striving for a unity government but for a right-wing coalition with its natural partners.Yoni Kempinski, 3/3/2020, 3:47 AM

'We will not move one millimeter from what we promised voters'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman responds to exit polls: We will wait for the true results. We are a party with principles.Elad Benari, 3/3/2020, 3:15 AM

Netanyahu: Time to unite

PM Netanyahu speaks following publication of exit polls: A night of a huge victory, time to stop the election rounds and form a government.Elad Benari, 3/3/2020, 3:02 AM

Peretz blames Blue and White

Labor-Gesher-Meretz head does not intend to step down despite election failure: In critical moments, Blue and White harmed the entire camp.Elad Benari, 3/3/2020, 2:18 AM

Gantz: Not the result we wanted

Blue and White chairman speaks after exit polls show victory for right-wing camp: One of the most difficult election campaigns in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 3/3/2020, 2:03 AM

Elkin: Sovereignty? In a few months

Likud Minister estimates in conversation with Arutz Sheva that a right-wing government will soon be formed to promote sovereignty quickly.Yoni Kempinski, 3/3/2020, 1:32 AM

Deri: We will establish a right-wing traditional government

Shas chairman to thousands of activists: A great victory for lovers of the people of Israel, the Land of Israel and the Torah of Israel.Orli Harari, 3/3/2020, 1:19 AM

Updated exit poll: Right wing - 59 seats, left - 55

Updated exit polls show right-wing bloc has 59 seats, two shy of a majority.Elad Benari, 3/3/2020, 1:10 AM

Smotrich: We were spared from a Gantz government

Transportation Minister believes the election results will lead to a right-wing government of which Yamina will be a significant part.Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2020, 12:34 AM

Exit polls: Otzma Yehudit prevents right-wing majority

Tens of thousands of votes for Otzma Yehudit make the difference between 60 and 61 seats after party fails to pass electoral threshold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 12:13 AM

'Today, a sovereignty government was established'

Yamina chairman: We brought victory to the right without attacking within our own camp.Hezki Baruch, 3/2/2020, 11:41 PM

Gantz thanks supporters

Blue and White chairman responds after initial exit polls show Likud emerging as the largest party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2020, 11:28 PM

Watch: Victory song at Netanyahu's home

The PM's campaign team came together to celebrate the results of the exit polls and started singing the song "Shabechi Yerushalayim".Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2020, 11:27 PM

Nir Barkat: We need a broad coalition

Likud candidate for Finance Minister tells Arutz Sheva: The Likud should aspire to build as broad a coalition as possible.Yoni Kempinski, 3/2/2020, 11:23 PM