Heba Yazbak: We won't support Gantz

MK Heba Yazbak clarifies that Balad will not recommend Benny Gantz to form a government. "We're not the only ones."Arutz Sheva staff, 3/9/2020, 1:17 PM

Anger in Blue and White over lack of support for minority govt.

Benny Gantz, Moshe Ya'alon reportedly furious with Telem MKs Zvi Hauser and Yoaz Hendel for opposing minority government with Joint List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2020, 10:15 PM

More than half of Gantz supporters oppose minority government

A public opinion poll indicated that over half of Gantz supporters oppose a coalition with the Joint List.Eitan Divinsky, 3/8/2020, 9:51 PM

'Don't place Israel's security in the hands of terrorists'

Leading rabbis urged Benny Gantz not to form minority gov't with help from the Joint List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2020, 8:12 PM

Min. Hanegbi: 'Netanyahu here to stay'

Likud MK says the left needs to forget about replacing the Prime Minister, unity gov't only alternative to partnership with Joint List.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2020, 4:03 PM

Gantz on Liberman's conditions: 'Agreed'

Blue and White chair responds to Liberman's conditions for joining a coalition. 'We must move forward.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2020, 1:41 PM

Mayor of Sderot: Gantz, get your act together

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi urges Blue and White chairman not to enter government with Joint List.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2020, 6:22 AM

Gantz to receive increased security

Knesset Guard decides to increase security around Blue and White chairman following threats on social media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2020, 5:56 AM

Gantz: 'I'll form a stable government'

'Three rounds of elections ended with definite majority who don't support Netanyahu,' Blue and White chairman claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2020, 9:55 PM

Gantz: The next political murder is around the corner

Blue and White chairman: I intend to exhaust the results of the elections and get Israel out of the cycle of mudslinging and incitement.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/6/2020, 9:23 PM

Netanyahu to Gantz, Liberman: You can't steal the election

PM slams Blue and White, Yisrael Beytenu leaders for seeking to 'disqualify a candidate after the election.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2020, 8:40 PM

MK Merav Michaeli to Gantz: 'Form the next government'

Labor MK called on Gantz to form gov't with Labor-Gesher-Meretz, Joint List, and Liberman.Eitan Divinsky, 3/4/2020, 10:11 PM

Netanyahu says Gantz 'undermines foundations of democracy'

Netanyahu accused MK Gantz for undermining 'will of the people.'Hezki Baruch, 3/4/2020, 7:10 PM

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

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

Netanyahu posts and distributes doctored video of Benny Gantz

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu posts video depicting Gantz telling voters: 'Don't put Blue and White at polling stations.'Mordechai Sones, 3/2/2020, 6:34 PM

Gantz: 'We're aiming for a unity government'

'I hope that today we will start Israel on a new path,' Blue and White chair says.Yoni Kempinski, 3/2/2020, 10:06 AM

Conversation between Netanyahu and recording rabbi revealed

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu personally spoke last Wednesday with Rabbi Guy Habura who recorded Gantz's senior adviser.Ben Ariel, 3/2/2020, 3:01 AM

Report surfaces of Gantz's misuse of army funds

A report has surfaced about Gantz's use of army funds for building 'palace' at Northern Command HQ.Eitan Divinsky, 3/1/2020, 7:30 PM

Gantz: I will ensure Israel remains Jewish and Democratic

Blue and White leader tells AIPAC 2020 conference about his goals if he is elected prime minister of Israel tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 6:36 PM

Gantz blames Netanyahu for 'fake' Coronavirus news

In bizarre twist, Blue and White head, Benny Gantz blamed Netanyahu for making up news of Coronavirus spread.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2020, 4:04 PM

Gantz blames Netanyahu for leaked recording

Gantz blames Netanyahu for leaked recording of top aide, in which aide is heard saying Blue and White head presents security risk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/29/2020, 11:08 PM

Gantz: Netanyahu behaving like the head of a mafia

Blue and White chairman blames Netanyahu for leaking the recording of his former strategic adviser.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/28/2020, 10:13 PM

Gantz fires close adviser for speaking against him

'Details of this despicable act, how recording was given to media, will come to light later,' Bachar vows.Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2020, 10:16 AM

Gantz campaign strategist says he's a "liability to Israel"

In a conversation with a friend, Gantz's campaign strategist is heard saying the Blue and White chairman is "incompetent" and "dangerous."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2020, 9:32 PM

Gantz to Netanyahu: You are poisoning Israel

Blue and White leader launches fierce attack on PM Netanyahu, accuses him of creating culture of crime and fear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2020, 9:04 PM

Gantz: Netanyahu wants to become an Erdogan-style leader

Blue and White chairman blasts Netanyahu: There may be a Prime Minister here who is an Israeli-style Erdogan who works for himself.Hezki Baruch, 2/26/2020, 12:07 AM

'Gantz wants a dictatorship of the High Court'

Yamina party slams Blue and White leader for calling for judiciary to be supreme over other branches of government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2020, 7:12 PM

Gantz: Judiciary must be supreme over political system

Blue and White chairman warns about 'danger to Israeli democracy' if Netanyahu remains in office while under trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2020, 6:43 PM

'I won't be blackmailed'

MK Gantz says he won't work with Joint Arab List or PM Netanyahu, promises to cooperate with investigations.103FM, 2/25/2020, 2:15 PM

Gantz: Gabi Ashkenazi will be my Defense Minister

Blue and White chairman visits Gaza envelope, promises that Ashkenazi will "correct Netanyahu's failures".Hezki Baruch, 2/25/2020, 3:13 AM

Poll: Likud leads as Blue and White weakens

Data shows Likud remaining stable with 33 seats, Blue and White dropping to 32. Yamina wins 8 seats. Blocs tie.Mordechai Sones, 2/24/2020, 10:13 PM

Netanyahu: Gantz government would threaten Israel's security

PM says Blue and White can only form coalition with Joint Arab List after its leader says he would not support response to Gaza rocket fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2020, 5:23 PM

'We need a full time Prime Minister'

Blue and White chairman criticizes Netanyahu over his indictments, says Israel needs a PM who will focus solely on the country.Hezki Baruch, 2/23/2020, 6:42 AM

Gantz: If I'm indicted while serving as PM, I will resign

Blue and White chairman says there's a "political aroma" coming from investigation of former company, but backs law enforcement agencies.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2020, 9:25 PM

State Attorney orders criminal probe into Gantz's former company

Benny Gantz is not considered a suspect in probe into artificial intelligence company Fifth Dimension, of which he was an executive.Ben Ariel, 2/21/2020, 12:42 AM

Benny Gantz's glass house

Rumors are that Gantz's aides have told him to nix a debate with Netanyahu. Even the Democrat Party hopefuls faced their voters in a debate.Dr. Aaron Lerner, 2/21/2020, 12:09 AM

Gantz's former company set to be investigated after election

Attorney General expected to announce criminal probe of "Fifth Dimension" company which was headed by Benny Gantz.Ben Ariel, 2/20/2020, 12:03 AM

Report: Gantz hid information from Shabak

Benny Gantz, candidate for prime minister, hid information from Shabak after his phone was hacked, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2020, 4:14 PM

Gantz turns down Netanyahu's request for debate

Blue and White chairman dismisses Netanyahu's challenge for televised debate as a spin to divert attention from PM's trial.Elad Benari, 2/18/2020, 11:42 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

Smotrich to Gantz: Say out loud you won't rely on Arab parties

Transportation Minister to Blue and White leader: Come to the podium and pledge you won't form a government with terrorist supporters.Ben Ariel, 2/18/2020, 6:20 AM

Bennett asks, Likud will stop attacking

Yamina chairman sends messages to Netanyahu's associates saying he wants to avoid a confrontation with the Likud.Elad Benari, 2/17/2020, 2:02 AM

Gantz: I don't need the support of the Joint List

Blue and White chairman says he will not sit in a government with predominantly Arab party and that he does not need its support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2020, 6:40 AM

Gantz rejects Smotrich, but not Bennett and Shaked

Blue and White chairman rules out coalition with Joint List and "those who are racist and radical like Smotrich".Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2020, 2:44 AM

The empty box syndrome

Emptiness can easily be filled with hatred, incitement and tailored criminal files because something concrete, an explanation of a better plan that the party has to offer, is nowhere to be found. Tal Gilad, 2/14/2020, 1:55 PM

'No way' right-wing parties will sit with Gantz

Likud's Min. Steinitz calls out Blue and White election campaign, urges center-left party to be 'honest,' admit they will need Arab party.103FM, 2/12/2020, 11:13 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

Bennett reads out embarrassing B&W quotes from Protective Edge

Blue and White heads exit Knesset plenum as DM reads protocols that include unintelligible Gantz statement under pressure of Gaza operation.Mordechai Sones, 2/10/2020, 4:06 PM

Gantz demands PM show up for discussion on the south

Blue and White chairman writes PM demanding that he attend discussion initiated by the opposition on the security situation in the south.Hezki Baruch, 2/10/2020, 6:18 AM

Netanyahu: Gantz is cute, but he's no leader

Prime Minister says Blue and White chairman cannot truly implement the Deal of the Century.Ben Ariel, 2/6/2020, 5:00 AM

'Netanyahu is traveling the world in search of desperate spins'

Blue and White chairman says Netanyahu will be unable to serve the people of Israel once his trial starts after the March 2 election.Hezki Baruch, 2/3/2020, 3:56 AM

Can Gantz be so foolish as to bring the Deal for a Knesset vote now?

Israeli generals make terrible Prime Ministers. Name just a one who left behind a legacy of greater security. And now Israel must contemplate the terrible price it will pay if this past year’s electoral mess leaves Benny Gantz ultimately in charge.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 1/31/2020, 3:30 PM

Gantz: I'll bring 'Deal of the Century' to the Knesset next week

Blue and White chairman says Trump peace plan aligns perfectly with his party's platform, calls on PA to 'say yes for once.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 8:11 PM

Dutch court rejects war crimes charges against Benny Gantz

District court in The Netherlands rejects petition to try Israeli MK and former IDF chief of staff on war crimes charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 1:02 PM

Pompeo: Peace plan will continue no matter who becomes PM

Secretary of State notes Gantz's approval of Trump's peace plan, expresses confidence it will move forward regardless of who is elected PM.Elad Benari, 1/29/2020, 4:37 AM

Benny Gantz 'will implement Deal of the Century after elections'

Blue and White leader: 'The President's peace plan is a significant and historic milestone, indeed.'Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 1/27/2020, 10:32 PM