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Watch: 'Defense troupe' for Netanyahu, played by Ayoob Kara

Watch: 'Defense troupe' for Netanyahu, played by Ayoob Kara

Activist Ran Carmi Buzlago unveils team protesting in favor of PM Netanyahu with help of former Minister Ayoob Kara.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 11:57
Former Communications Minister complains over wiretapping

Former Communications Minister complains over wiretapping

Ayoob Kara files complaint with Israel Police following TV station's publication of his conversation with Netanyahu.Orli Harari, 04/09/2019 02:05
Netanyahu: 'You tried to curse and ended up blessing'

Netanyahu: 'You tried to curse and ended up blessing'

PM responds to recordings where he appears to intervene in Communications Ministry affairs after being forced to relinquish ministry.Mordechai Sones, 02/09/2019 22:37
Netanyahu shouts at Kara: 'Have you gone mad?'

Netanyahu shouts at Kara: 'Have you gone mad?'

Recordings of PM reveal how he allegedly tried to intervene in TV market when he was no longer serving as Communications Minister.Mordechai Sones, 02/09/2019 20:46
Ayoub Kara: 'They tried to murder me because of Nationality Law'

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, 04/07/2019 09:08
Dudi Amsalem to replace Kara as Communications Minister

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, 01/07/2019 19:39
Ayoob Kara: I'm really hurt, Netanyahu led me on

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, 25/06/2019 11:49
Ayoub Kara resigns from government

Ayoub Kara resigns from government

Kara: 'Since I was appointed Communications Minister there began campaign of tendentious slander against me.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2019 15:35
Druze Minister attacks Netanyahu: 'I followed him blindly'

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, 23/06/2019 23:32
Are Likud staff working to get rid of Minister Kara?

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, 02/02/2019 22:53
Why Likud voters should support minority candidates

Why Likud voters should support minority candidates

When a Druze or Arab MK defends Israel, the effect is enormous. Rachel Avraham, 23/01/2019 07:30
Minister Kara to remain under observation

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, 13/12/2018 19:31
Minister Kara collapses at the Knesset

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 17:15
'Liberman made Hamas laugh'

'Liberman made Hamas laugh'

Communications Minister Ayoub Kara says Defense Minister Liberman's resignation poorly timed, caused glee in Gaza.Benny Toker, 15/11/2018 16:28
Communications Minister detained at Dubai airport

Communications Minister detained at Dubai airport

Communications Minister Ayoob Kara detained by authorities in Dubai after being late to the airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2018 05:43
Minister heads to Dubai as Israel makes diplomatic push in Gulf

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, 30/10/2018 11:56
Netanyahu: 'B'Tselem's behavior is a disgrace'

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, 18/10/2018 21:23
Netanyahu offers Druze full recognition

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, 01/08/2018 18:05
Netanyahu: No changes to Nationality Law

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, 29/07/2018 15:35
Who is threatening Minister Kara?

Who is threatening Minister Kara?

Rocks were thrown this week at the home of Minister Ayoob Kara in Daliyat al-Karmel.Hezki Baruch, 27/07/2018 05:04
Plan to declare Israel's commitment to Druze community

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, 26/07/2018 16:00
Druze Minister blames Joint List MKs for death threats

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, 23/07/2018 13:24
Communications Minister to receive security detail

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, 23/07/2018 00:08
30 million shekels to improve reception in Judea and Samaria

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, 01/07/2018 06:09
Communications Minister Kara hopes Turkey 'returns to path'

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, 24/06/2018 13:53
Kara learns lesson: 'I won't touch Eurovision'

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, 06/06/2018 14:33
Arab-Israeli soccer fans boo drowning victims

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, 29/04/2018 12:12
Hotovely: Hope to see the Romanian embassy in Jerusalem soon

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, 20/04/2018 00:07
Did Israel secretly airlift Yemenite Jews to Israel?

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, 22/03/2018 18:11
Egyptian counter-terror disrupting Israeli communications?

Egyptian counter-terror disrupting Israeli communications?

Israeli Communications Minister speaks with Egypt about communications disruptions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2018 09:52
Ayoub Kara: Obama is like Pharaoh

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, 07/01/2018 13:48
'Regional peace conference coming next year'

'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, 21/11/2017 14:18
'Time to throw pro-terror Arab MK out of the Knesset'

'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, 01/10/2017 22:24
'Journalists who promote terrorism will be arrested'

'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, 01/09/2017 12:20
Al Jazeera reporter stripped of press credentials

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, 16/08/2017 17:20
'Al Jazeera is running a jihad out of Jerusalem'

'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, 10/08/2017 20:25
Al-Jazeera blasts Israel's closure plans

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, 07/08/2017 01:04
Israel to ban Al Jazeera

Israel to ban Al Jazeera

Communications Ministry says Al Jazeera offices in Jerusalem to be closed, journalists to lose credentials.David Rosenberg, 06/08/2017 17:20
Communications Minister looking into Al-Jazeera closure

Communications Minister looking into Al-Jazeera closure

Communications Minister Ayoob Kara to hold discussions on Al-Jazeera following request by Netanyahu.Hezki Baruch, 31/07/2017 04:05
'We must take advantage of opportunity to return Hadar and Oron'

'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, 25/07/2017 13:52
Druze minister: The Labour Party is commiting suicide

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, 06/07/2017 21:36
Meet Min. Ayoub Kara: 'The most Zionist non-Jew in the world'

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, 23/06/2017 13:25
Diplomatic incident with Morocco

Diplomatic incident with Morocco

Morocco expressed an official protest against Israel after Minister Ayoob Kara met with the Western Sahara president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2017 22:49
Druze minister chosen as Communications Minister

Druze minister chosen as Communications Minister

Netanyahu taps Likud MK Ayoob Kara for Communications Minister, appointment expected to be confirmed on Sunday.Nitsan Keidar, 28/05/2017 09:38
Israeli government gathers in Western Wall tunnels

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, 28/05/2017 09:13
'Erdogan's comments are unnecessary incitement'

'Erdogan's comments are unnecessary incitement'

Minister Ayoob Kara responds to Turkish President who urged Muslims to "protect Jerusalem from Judaization".Hezki Baruch, 15/05/2017 04:03
Likud Minister: Bennett is obsessed with building

Likud Minister: Bennett is obsessed with building

Ayoub Kara rips Education Minister, says Netanyahu is acting properly and without attracting unnecessary attention.Hezki Baruch, 03/04/2017 09:14
Likud ministers attack Bennett for 'lecturing' Netanyahu

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, 12/02/2017 11:24
Lapid: Appointing Kara Minister - governmental corruption

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, 19/01/2017 12:16
Danon: Obama abandoned Israel at the Security Council

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, 11/01/2017 01:06
Hanegbi appointed Minister of Regional Cooperation

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, 20/12/2016 19:26
Druze MK: 'They’re attacking me because I’m not Jewish'

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, 15/11/2016 12:30
Israel involved in undisclosed security incident

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, 14/11/2016 21:08
Foreign Ministry apologizes to Italy

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, 30/10/2016 03:13
Jews arrested in Yemen released from custody

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, 06/07/2016 14:33
Deputy Minister Kara considers quitting Likud

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, 23/05/2016 17:44
Jordanian students discover the real Israel

Jordanian students discover the real Israel

'There's no connection between the way Israel is portrayed and how it really is'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2016 21:34