Shas leader: 'I pray that Likud grows and Yamina grows'

Interior Min. Deri says he hopes right-wing bloc grows, his party won't negotiate on its own.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 3:42 PM

'Liberman has closed a deal with Meretz and the Arabs'

Shas chairman Deri says the right way to deal with Avigdor Liberman's attacks is not to respond.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 6:57 AM

Shas: Liberman has agreed to a gov't with Joint Arab List

Interior Minister claims Yisrael Beytenu has cut deal with Blue & White for formation of left-wing government after March election.Uriel Greenfeld, 2/2/2020, 7:46 PM

Land and sea crossings close to arrivals from China

Interior Min. Deri orders Israel's borders closed to those who were recently in China - with one catch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2020, 3:13 PM

'During Oslo, Shaked was still in kindergarten'

Interior Min. Deri calls on right-wing MKs to 'control themselves,' avoid pressuring PM Netanyahu. 'You can lose great opportunities.'Uriel Greenfeld, 1/27/2020, 2:44 PM

Aryeh Deri: We're getting ready to apply sovereignty

Shas MKs, led by Aryeh Deri, tour Jordan Valley ahead of possible annexation of the area.Uriel Greenfeld, 1/27/2020, 12:12 PM

Liberman: Deri betrayed me personally, I'll never forgive him

Yisrael Beytenu chief denies he has vendetta against Netanyahu. 'If I did, I could have easily helped form minority government with Gantz.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2019, 12:52 PM

Shas' campaign: Aryeh needs a strong Bibi

Shas to launch billboard campaign that will highlight the party's relationship with the prime minister.Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2019, 5:29 AM

Deri: I'll maintain the right-wing bloc

Shas chairman: Only Netanyahu can keep the right united.Ben Shaul, 12/17/2019, 4:42 AM

Liberman answers Deri: 'Anti-Semitism, racism for its own sake'

Yisrael Beyteinu head furious at Minister Deri's remarks against Soviet immigrants.Hezki Baruch, 12/2/2019, 8:08 PM

Shas signs off on support for Netanyahu

Aryeh Deri pledges to sign document recommending Netanyahu for PM despite claiming it is part of 'Liberman's game.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 1:03 PM

Deri: We will not play Liberman's game

Shas leader says no point in signing document supporting Netanyahu now, Liberman unlikely to sign document himself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 11:40 AM

Edelstein meets with Deri

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein meets with Shas Chairman Aryeh Deri in attempt to prevent third elections.Mordechai Sones, 11/28/2019, 1:56 PM

Interior Minister: I turn to the Benjamins - Netanyahu and Gantz

Min. Deri urges PM Netanyahu, MK Gantz: 'Sit in a room and do everything to prevent elections.'Hezki Baruch, 11/26/2019, 1:31 PM

Deri demands more ministries for Shas

Interior Minister says Shas party underrepresented in government relative to its size, demands ministries Netanyahu to give up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2019, 6:50 PM

Deri in Hevron: Israel needs Netanyahu's experience and wisdom

Shas chairman seeks to strengthen Netanyahu amid fallout from indictments.Hezki Baruch, 11/25/2019, 2:06 AM

Deri: Lapid is the one holding up unity government

'Lapid insists he will not sit under Netanyahu. I don't understand it,' Shas chairman says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2019, 7:45 PM

Deri's promise to Gantz

Shas chairman reportedly promised Gantz that his party would quit a unity government if Netanyahu doesn't honor rotation agreement.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 5:22 AM

Deri: We'll sit with Lapid if he maintains the status quo

Shas chairman claims Gantz wanted to meet with right-wing party leaders in order to disband the right-wing bloc.Elad Benari, 10/25/2019, 4:05 AM

Gantz calls, encounters the right-wing bloc

Blue and White chairman speaks to leaders of right-wing parties, who tell him he should speak with the Likud negotiating team.Hezki Baruch, 10/23/2019, 11:37 PM

Deri: Shas is the sukkah of the state

Shas chairman says party grew despite predictions of its demise before previous elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 10:57 PM

Deri to Gantz: Stop 'election disaster'

Shas leader calls on Blue and White leader to 'stop wasting time' and join unity government with Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 11:13 AM

Israel adds four Arab terrorists to no-fly list

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri bars four Arabs linked to terror groups - including two women - from leaving Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 2:36 PM

Deri to act to revoke residency of BDS founder

Interior Minister orders legal opinion on the revocation of the Israeli residency of BDS co-founder Omar Barghouti.Elad Benari, 10/7/2019, 12:08 AM

Deri: We support Netanyahu but want broad government

Shas chairman calls on Benny Gantz to accept Netanyahu's proposal for unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 3:47 PM

Deri: 'Absolute majority want Jewish, non-secular state'

Shas Chairman in Jerusalem: 'We met for first time for one purpose: To thank Creator for the great victory.'Mordechai Sones, 9/25/2019, 12:44 AM

Deri: We will recommend Netanyahu

Shas chairman: I hope all the boycotts will disappear and we can soon form a government.Hezki Baruch, 9/18/2019, 12:23 AM

Deri: Looks like Shas is going to the opposition

Shas chairman speaks to activists at party headquarters in Jerusalem and presents a gloomy prediction.Hezki Baruch, 9/17/2019, 4:41 AM

'I'm pained by anti-haredi rhetoric'

President Reuven Rivlin: 'I chose to act in the words of the prophet Amos: 'He who is wise will remain silent at that time.''Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 7:55 PM

Shas leader: Yisrael Beytenu gave votes to the left

'For ten years, MK Liberman and I worked together to ensure Jerusalem would not have a secular mayor,' Min. Deri says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2019, 9:48 PM

Deri: Gantz threw the keepers of tradition under the bus

Shas chairman warns at election rally: We are heading towards the establishment of a secular government.Hezki Baruch, 9/12/2019, 4:33 AM

Shas leader: 'I haven't spoken to Liberman in four months'

'I understood that Yisrael Beytenu chair isn't interested in compromise or a Netanyahu government,' Interior Min. Deri says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2019, 9:15 AM

'A decades-long battle is over'

Bereaved father who lost son in 2003 Haifa bus attack in which 17 murdered praises Interior Min. for revoking terrorist's residency permit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2019, 2:34 PM

Deri: We are on the right, there is no more left

Shas chairman blasts Yair Lapid: He's not worthy of being a minister in the government.Elad Benari, 9/6/2019, 6:40 AM

Aryeh Deri: 'Shas loyal to Netanyahu no less than Likud members'

Shas Chairman visits Netivot, 'Our Knesset Members equally loyal to Prime Minister, more than some of his Likud members.'Mordechai Sones, 9/3/2019, 10:01 PM

Deri: Likud asked for help forming government without PM

Interior Min., Shas chairman, says: 'Senior Likud officials asked me to help form government without Netanyahu.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 3:42 PM

Interior, justice ministers revoke terrorists' residencies

Ministers Deri and Ohana agree to revoke permanent residency rights of 2 terrorists involved in murderous attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2019, 7:54 PM

Interior Minister approves Tlaib request to visit grandmother

Interior Min. Aryeh Deri approves Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib's request to visit Israel, meet her elderly 'Palestinian' grandmother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2019, 11:48 AM

Aryeh Deri to be indicted?

State Attorney recommends Interior Minister Aryeh Deri be indicted on corruption charges, urging AG to file indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 11:01 PM

Report: Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar banned from entering Israel

Interior Ministry reaches final decision, barring controversial Democratic lawmakers from entering Israel, report claims.David Rosenberg, 8/15/2019, 3:24 PM

'It's anti-Semitic': Blue and White ad incites against haredim

Blue and White campaign video paints religious, haredi, ministers as money-sucking parasites, PM Netanyahu as caring only about himself.Chana Roberts, 8/5/2019, 2:54 PM

Interior Minister working to reduce obstacles to Ukraine travel

Interior Min. Deri meets Ukraine ambassador to discuss entry procedures, reduce obstacles.Hezki Baruch, 7/24/2019, 4:00 PM

Deri: 'We were also discriminated against'

Shas chairman Aryeh Deri calls on the Ethiopian community to defeat racism through lifting themselves up rather than violence.Sara Rubenstein, 7/4/2019, 10:59 PM

Interior Minister: Put cameras in every voting booth

Interior Minister Deri urges Elections Committee to put cameras in every voting booth, says 'small expense' will prevent complaints.Hezki Baruch, 6/25/2019, 3:02 PM

Deri: I was wrong, I apologize to Netanyahu

Shas chairman tells Arutz Sheva about a far-reaching proposal rejected by Liberman. "Turns out I did not know Liberman well enough."Hezki Baruch, 5/30/2019, 2:36 AM

Shas minister: Israel doesn't need new elections

Interior Minister Deri tours Mevo Modi'im, visiting burned homes, promises special staff will work to aid residents.Hezki Baruch, 5/27/2019, 3:01 PM

Free IDs, documents for those whose houses burned

Interior Minister offers new documents to families who lost everything in recent fires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2019, 11:39 AM

Marking 71 years since the fall - and massacre - of Kfar Etzion

As Israel honors fallen soldiers and prepares to celebrate Independence Day, fall of Kfar Etzion and massacre of defenders in 1948 marked.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 2:27 PM

Deri: Either this government or new elections

Shas leader says party will insist on Interior, Housing Ministries, protect yeshiva budgets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2019, 4:13 PM

Israeli who joined ISIS to lose citizenship

Interior Minister looks to nullify citizenship of Israeli Arab who joined ISIS terror organization. 'He is unworthy of being an Israeli.'David Rosenberg, 4/5/2019, 1:20 PM

The bereaved father is concerned

Father of teen murdered in suicide attack in Haifa welcomes Deri's decision to revoke residency of the suicide bomber's accomplice.Benny Tocker, 4/2/2019, 5:39 AM

Israel to strip Arab terrorists of residency status

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri announces plans to nix residency status of two Jerusalem Arabs involved in deadly terror attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2019, 5:12 PM

Report: Deri will be indicted

According to reports, the State Prosecutor's Office has decided to file an indictment against Shas chairman on suspicion of tax fraud.Michal Levy, 3/10/2019, 3:29 AM

Deri: No chance of negotiations with Gantz

Shas chairman says party will not accept Blue and White party chairman as prime minister under any circumstances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2019, 8:25 PM

'The Interior Ministry must not remain in Deri's hands'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman issues a scathing attack on Interior Minister: What has happened in the past year is unprecedented.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 4:14 AM

Deri: Condemn Otzma Yehudit? No way

Interior Minister and Shas chief Aryeh Deri rejects calls to condemn Otzma Yehudit party. 'We can work together, why should I condemn them?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 9:27 AM

Deri: Lapid will divide the Kotel in two

Shas chairman attacks Blue and White Knesset list. "They established a party in the rich areas of Israel."Ben Ariel, 2/27/2019, 6:05 AM