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Yesh Atid, Blue and White reach deal for alternative government

Yesh Atid, Blue and White reach deal for alternative government

Parties announce 'breakthrough' in talks, say agreement has been reached for establishment of change government.Hezki Baruch, 24/05/2021 14:33
Gantz: Blue and White will back Yair Lapid as PM

Gantz: Blue and White will back Yair Lapid as PM

Blue and White to recommend Yesh Atid chief for the premiership in consultations with President Rivlin. Shas nominates Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 11:41
Blue and White: 'Likud are the last who should be giving lectures'

Blue and White: 'Likud are the last who should be giving lectures'

Likud, Blue and White, trade barbs after DM Gantz cancels government meeting, delaying signing of contracts for additional vaccines.Hezki Baruch, 29/03/2021 14:57
Gantz: I was a warrior and will remain a warrior

Gantz: I was a warrior and will remain a warrior

Blue and White chairman responds to exit polls: I will reach out to anyone who can offer a replacement for Netanyahu.Ben Ariel, 24/03/2021 05:09
Gantz: We must remain together - or we will fall apart

Gantz: We must remain together - or we will fall apart

Blue and White chairman appeals to parties in the anti-Netanyahu bloc on the eve of the election.Hezki Baruch, 23/03/2021 06:07
Benny Gantz: There are no defectors in Blue and White

Benny Gantz: There are no defectors in Blue and White

Blue and White chairman: Netanyahu did not permit government ministers go to the Gulf because he wanted to go there first.Ben Ariel, 22/03/2021 06:05
Gantz: I have no plans to quit the race

Gantz: I have no plans to quit the race

Blue and White chairman claims he is "doing the responsible and right thing" by not quitting the race for the Knesset.Ben Ariel, 19/03/2021 05:18
Gantz demands Netanyahu retract calls for protest

Gantz demands Netanyahu retract calls for protest

Blue and White's leader warns against 'Israel's own Capitol riots'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2021 21:10
Gantz: Netanyahu will not hesitate to fire me

Gantz: Netanyahu will not hesitate to fire me

Blue and White chairman warns: If we are not in the next Knesset, nothing will stop Netanyahu.103FM, 04/03/2021 06:21
Blue and White MK on Conversion Law: 'They're our brothers'

Blue and White MK on Conversion Law: 'They're our brothers'

Arutz Sheva asked Blue & White MK Tehila Friedman on her opinion regarding Supreme Court ruling on Conversion Law.Yoni Kempinski, 03/03/2021 09:37
Blue and White challenges Regev over flight exceptions committee

Blue and White challenges Regev over flight exceptions committee

Blue and White wants the government to examine anew the powers granted to the committee amid accusations of political favors to travelers.Shlomo Witty, 28/02/2021 15:31
Gantz associate urges him to quit race

Gantz associate urges him to quit race

Hod Betzer, close associate of Blue and White chairman, reportedly removed from party campaign after urging Gantz not to run.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 26/02/2021 22:18
New poll shows Right-wing bloc at 56 seats

New poll shows Right-wing bloc at 56 seats

A Purim-eve poll shows Blue and White slipping behind, Likud's block nearly at enough seats for a government.Shlomo Witty, 25/02/2021 21:48
MK Shata: Political deals are not Catholic weddings

MK Shata: Political deals are not Catholic weddings

Blue and White MK attacks Yesh Atid for conformist policiesArutz Sheva, 25/02/2021 18:01
Government approves Purim night curfew

Government approves Purim night curfew

Curfew to begin at 8:30 p.m. and end at 5:00 a.m. this Thursday, Friday, Shabbat. Defense Minister and Blue and White ministers supportArutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2021 21:36
Likud pushes back on objections to JNF land purchases in Yesha

Likud pushes back on objections to JNF land purchases in Yesha

MK Zohar of the Likud calls the objection 'the latest step in a failed career'Shlomo Witty, 14/02/2021 18:36
Blue and White Chair. Benny Gantz: We prevented annexation

Blue and White Chair. Benny Gantz: We prevented annexation

In a Zoom conference attended by thousands of Blue and White activists Gantz said: Preventing annexation paved the way for peace.Yoni Kempinski, 05/02/2021 16:05
MK Tehila Friedman will not run in the upcoming election

MK Tehila Friedman will not run in the upcoming election

MK Tehila Friedman writes to Blue and White colleagues: We prevented steps that would have endangered the country we love so much.Hezki Baruch, 04/02/2021 03:17
Gantz: We're running - united and strong

Gantz: We're running - united and strong

'Blue and White' submits its slate for 24th Knesset elections. "List is composed of honest, committed and determined public servants".Yoni Kempinski, 03/02/2021 15:54
Yankelevitch to associates: Blue and White becoming anti-haredi, anti-settler

Yankelevitch to associates: Blue and White becoming anti-haredi, anti-settler

Diaspora Affairs Minister reportedly explained to associates why she decided not be part of Blue and White slate in upcoming election.Ben Ariel, 03/02/2021 03:04
Gantz says he has no intention of dropping out of election

Gantz says he has no intention of dropping out of election

Blue and White chairman explains why he expects his party to recover from dismal showing in the polls so far.Ben Ariel, 02/02/2021 02:15
Gantz: I'm going to make sure Netanyahu is replaced

Gantz: I'm going to make sure Netanyahu is replaced

Blue and White chairman: I will not sit under Netanyahu one more time. You can fool me once but not twice.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/01/2021 22:06
No agreement on notice to close yeshivas

No agreement on notice to close yeshivas

Blue and White, haredi parties fail to reach compromise on amendments to law on lockdown enforcement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 22:59
Likud, Blue and White clash over lockdown fines, extension

Likud, Blue and White clash over lockdown fines, extension

Blue and White and Likud spar over the issue of when and how to close institutions flouting public health guidelines.Shlomo Witty, 27/01/2021 13:55
Blue and White agrees to lockdown extension

Blue and White agrees to lockdown extension

Blue and White ministers to vote in favor of 7-10 day extension of total lockdown, effectively ensuring extension's passage.David Rosenberg, 19/01/2021 14:56
Ex-Justice Minister: Blue and White won't survive the election

Ex-Justice Minister: Blue and White won't survive the election

Former Blue and White minister Avi Nissenkorn warns that his former party won't make it into next Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 12:54
'Blue and White leader accuses PM of trying to escape justice by dividing the country

'Blue and White leader accuses PM of trying to escape justice by dividing the country

Benny Gantz says that as he will do what he must to see Netanyahu prosecuted.Shlomo Witty, 11/01/2021 21:20
Gantz: Blue and White will grow, I will not run with Bennett or Huldai

Gantz: Blue and White will grow, I will not run with Bennett or Huldai

Blue and White chairman plans to run alone despite polls predicting a dismal showing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2021 06:40
Blue and White on the verge of joining Yamina?

Blue and White on the verge of joining Yamina?

Party officials pressing Benny Gantz to unite with Yamina - on condition that Bezalel Smotrich and the National Union aren't on the list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2021 09:56
Another Blue & White minister jumps ship

Another Blue & White minister jumps ship

Merav Cohen will be joining Yesh Atid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/01/2021 13:40
Moshe (Kinley) Tur-Paz sworn in as new MK for Yesh Atid

Moshe (Kinley) Tur-Paz sworn in as new MK for Yesh Atid

Tur-Paz replaces Einav Kabla (Blue & White) who recently resigned her seat.Ido Ben Porat, 03/01/2021 15:51
Gantz: Nissenkorn stabbed me in the back

Gantz: Nissenkorn stabbed me in the back

Blue and White chairman disappointed with the members of his party who left, but particularly with former Justice Minister.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/01/2021 22:05
Blue and White loses another minister

Blue and White loses another minister

Science and Technology Minister Izhar Shay joins Ministers Gabi Ashkenazi and Avi Nissenkron in leaving Blue and White party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 19:01
Ashkenazi resigns from Blue and White in another blow to Gantz

Ashkenazi resigns from Blue and White in another blow to Gantz

Foreign Minister and Blue and White No. 2 taking break from politics, is proud of his efforts to prevent implementation of sovereignty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2020 15:52
Gantz: We saved Israel from Netanyahu

Gantz: We saved Israel from Netanyahu

Blue and White chairman says Netanyahu chose 'path of deception,' has to go.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2020 20:28
Justice Minister leaves Blue and White party

Justice Minister leaves Blue and White party

Avi Nissenkorn announces departure from Blue and White party. Benny Gantz to make public statement tonight on party's 2021 election campaignHezki Baruch, 29/12/2020 15:15
MK Miki Haimovich leaving Blue and White

MK Miki Haimovich leaving Blue and White

Gantz meets Haimovich and informs her that she will not be part of the Blue and White slate in upcoming election.Hezki Baruch, 28/12/2020 02:15
Gantz: Netanyahu continues to exploit coronavirus for personal gain

Gantz: Netanyahu continues to exploit coronavirus for personal gain

Blue & White officials claim PM is using latest lockdown for "selfish personal ends."Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 21:46
MK Assaf Zamir to leave Blue & White party

MK Assaf Zamir to leave Blue & White party

Asked whether Benny Gantz should be replaced as party leader, Zamir evades question.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 16:46
Ashkenazi leaving Blue and White?

Ashkenazi leaving Blue and White?

FM reportedly close to leaving party, unless Gantz offers him party leadership and stays on as deputy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 07:58
Gantz reportedly mulling his next steps

Gantz reportedly mulling his next steps

Blue and White chairman considering what course of action to take as party continues to decline in polls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 05:22
The Blue and White on the verge of breaking up, say senior party officials

The Blue and White on the verge of breaking up, say senior party officials

Will Blue and White party run in upcoming election? Senior party officials say Blue and White is teetering on the brink of collapse.David Rosenberg, 23/12/2020 10:01
'Very sad to go to elections for the fourth time'

'Very sad to go to elections for the fourth time'

MK Tehila Friedman of Blue and White says she doesn't know if the party will stay united for the upcoming election.Hezki Baruch, 23/12/2020 03:57
MK Miki Zohar: 'We did our best to prevent this election'

MK Miki Zohar: 'We did our best to prevent this election'

Coalition Chairman on upcoming elections: It's Blue and White's fault.Yoni Kempinski, 22/12/2020 18:02
Knesset to dissolve within 24 hours

Knesset to dissolve within 24 hours

Knesset fails to pass first reading of bill that would have postponed deadline for approval of the budget.Hezki Baruch, 22/12/2020 01:07
Gantz's demands of the Likud

Gantz's demands of the Likud

Blue and White leader announces he will not agree to any change in Minister Nissenkorn's status, loopholes in rotation agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 17:43
Blue and White MK Hila Shai-Vazan diagnosed with COVID

Blue and White MK Hila Shai-Vazan diagnosed with COVID

'Unfortunately, I have tested positive for the coronavirus,' says MK. 'I'm experiencing light symptoms and hope to recover quickly.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 09:58
Last ditch effort to prevent elections

Last ditch effort to prevent elections

Likud and Blue and White agree to postpone deadline for approving budget by two weeks.Hezki Baruch, 20/12/2020 23:27
Blue and White denies internal conflict

Blue and White denies internal conflict

Party denies reports of sharp conflict between Defense Minister Gantz, Justice Minister Nissenkorn over Likud proposal to avoid elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2020 14:04
Gantz to Likud: The time for lies is over

Gantz to Likud: The time for lies is over

Gantz warns: If Netanyahu doesn't get it together, we will go to elections and ensure he's no longer PM.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 18/12/2020 20:09
Gantz to members of his faction: We are going to elections

Gantz to members of his faction: We are going to elections

Contacts between Likud and Blue and White on compromise to prevent elections continue, but there's no solution in sight.Ben Ariel, 18/12/2020 05:40
Min. Yankelevich votes to regulate 'Young Settlements'

Min. Yankelevich votes to regulate 'Young Settlements'

Diaspora Affairs Minister asks Blue and White leader Gantz that MKs be allowed to vote how they choose on law to normalize outposts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2020 18:42
Poll: 73%  of center, Blue & White voters support legalizing new settlements

Poll: 73% of center, Blue & White voters support legalizing new settlements

Ahead of Knesset vote, majority of centrists believe it immoral for State to encourage settlement without providing infrastructure.Hezki Baruch, 16/12/2020 13:52
Blue and White MK Tehila Friedman: 'May G-d avenge unity government's blood'

Blue and White MK Tehila Friedman: 'May G-d avenge unity government's blood'

Blue and White MK Tehila Friedman knows the last thing Israelis need is election campaign, but in her opinion there's no other possibility.Hezki Baruch, 14/12/2020 18:20
Senior Blue and White official: Consider replacing Gantz

Senior Blue and White official: Consider replacing Gantz

Movement growing within Blue and White to remove Gantz as chairman, replace him ahead of possible fourth election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/12/2020 09:07
Gantz: I've stopped believing Netanyahu

Gantz: I've stopped believing Netanyahu

Blue and White chairman stresses in TV interview he will not compromise on the approval of the budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/12/2020 05:32
Gantz: Netanyahu, you've lost it, the responsibility is yours

Gantz: Netanyahu, you've lost it, the responsibility is yours

Blue and White party responds to PM's accusations during his speech. Yamina: The Likud is preoccupied with politics and spreading hatred.Hezki Baruch, 03/12/2020 04:54