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Lockdown extended until Friday morning

Lockdown extended until Friday morning

Cabinet reaches compromise after lengthy argument between Netanyahu and Gantz over how long to extend the lockdown.Elad Benari, 01/02/2021 00:03
Coronavirus Czar Nachman Ash says a March lockdown looks likely

Coronavirus Czar Nachman Ash says a March lockdown looks likely

Coronavirus czar Prof. Nachman Ash says that another lockdown is likely to be needed just when Israelis are supposed to head to the polls.Shlomo Witty, 20/01/2021 10:26
Peter Buttigieg as Biden's Transportation Czar means a dangerous curve lies ahead

Peter Buttigieg as Biden's Transportation Czar means a dangerous curve lies ahead

Buttigieg would consider withholding U.S. aid to Israel if it attempts to annex the West Bank and Kerry's wife is a big donor to CAIR. Op-edL. Charm Tenenbaum, 18/12/2020 15:00
Cabinet to decide on offsetting terrorists' salaries

Cabinet to decide on offsetting terrorists' salaries

Defense officials will present report on money paid by PA to terrorists and their families in 2019 - amounting to over 600 million shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2020 07:59
Gantz reveals: Cabinet never discussed Judea/Samaria sovereignty

Gantz reveals: Cabinet never discussed Judea/Samaria sovereignty

Briefing MKs, defense minister indicates it's up to Netanyahu to advance approval of move.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 17:22
Israel's presumed scenario: 2,000 coronavirus patients requiring ventilator

Israel's presumed scenario: 2,000 coronavirus patients requiring ventilator

Coronavirus Cabinet approves 'reference scenario' for which Israel is preparing, but said it is not forecast of what is expected to occur.Mordechai Sones, 22/06/2020 15:37
Cabinet approves resumption of cultural events

Cabinet approves resumption of cultural events

Number of participants in cultural events may not exceed 250. Tickets will be sold in advance.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 19/06/2020 20:16
Cabinet approves establishment of Ramat Trump

Cabinet approves establishment of Ramat Trump

Cabinet approves proposal to establish the community of Ramat Trump in the northern Golan Heights, named after the US President.Hezki Baruch, 15/06/2020 02:33
Cabinet approves further relief measures

Cabinet approves further relief measures

Returnees from abroad will be permitted to spend their 14-day isolation home. Synagogues and museums will open.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2020 01:01
Parks to reopen, but use of equipment will be prohibited

Parks to reopen, but use of equipment will be prohibited

New relief measures: Activity in fitness facilities will be permitted while maintaining physical distancing.Hezki Baruch, 11/05/2020 00:42
Cabinet to discuss new relief measures for the economy

Cabinet to discuss new relief measures for the economy

Cabinet to discuss opening of markets, shopping malls and parks, among other things.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/05/2020 00:11
Cabinet approves: Lockdown starting Tuesday evening

Cabinet approves: Lockdown starting Tuesday evening

Cabinet unanimously approves lockdown for Seventh Day of Passover.Elad Benari, 14/04/2020 01:31
Ministerial Committee to declare 'restricted area' in Judea and Samaria

Ministerial Committee to declare 'restricted area' in Judea and Samaria

Cabinet authorizes ministerial committee to approve the declaration of a "restricted area" by the military commander in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2020 01:28
Shouts and accusations at Cabinet meeting

Shouts and accusations at Cabinet meeting

TV report: Cabinet meeting in which strict coronavirus restrictions were approved included loud arguments among participants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2020 06:36
Cabinet meeting on coronavirus restrictions postponed

Cabinet meeting on coronavirus restrictions postponed

Cabinet postpones discussion of approval of stricter restrictions on movement.Nitsan Keidar, 29/03/2020 23:51
Security Cabinet to hold meeting discussing possible threats from Iran

Security Cabinet to hold meeting discussing possible threats from Iran

Cabinet meeting to focus on Iranian retaliation for Qassem Soleimani's death. 'All organizations have joined together to threaten Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2020 08:43
Details of ceasefire with Hamas to be presented to Cabinet

Details of ceasefire with Hamas to be presented to Cabinet

The ceasefire includes expansion of fishing zone, advancing gas pipeline and increased medical aid. Hamas promises to hold rocket fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2019 22:25
Cabinet approves appointment of Bennett as defense minister

Cabinet approves appointment of Bennett as defense minister

Minister Galant only one to oppose appointment, which does not need Knesset approval.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019 13:08
Cabinet dispute over transfer of funds to PA

Cabinet dispute over transfer of funds to PA

Ministers Smotrich, Elkin wonder why government transferred tax revenues to the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2019 18:43
The criteria for Arab construction in Area C

The criteria for Arab construction in Area C

Ministers set guidelines for approval of construction of housing units for Arabs in Area C, including curbing of illegal activity by the PANitzan Keidar, 30/07/2019 22:38
Gantz calls to block Smotrich's appointment to cabinet

Gantz calls to block Smotrich's appointment to cabinet

Blue and White chair slams PM for decision to appoint MK Smotrich to cabinet. 'Security abandon in exchange for legal immunity.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2019 13:43
'The Gaza escalation may continue until after Independence Day'

'The Gaza escalation may continue until after Independence Day'

Diplomatic sources say that the escalation is likely to last several days.Nitzan Keidar, 05/05/2019 22:20
Netanyahu and Bennett clash during Cabinet meeting

Netanyahu and Bennett clash during Cabinet meeting

New Right chairman criticizes Netanyahu who agreed to increase the amount of Qatari money entering Gaza: Capitulation to terrorism.Ben Ariel, 18/03/2019 02:04
Cabinet meeting on Gaza escalation concludes

Cabinet meeting on Gaza escalation concludes

Meeting of Political-Security cabinet concludes after five and a half hours. Ministers instructed not to give interviews to the media.Elad Benari, 18/10/2018 03:02
Liberman furious after Chief of Staff's comments leaked

Liberman furious after Chief of Staff's comments leaked

Defense Minister demands that leaks from Cabinet meetings be prevented.Hezki Baruch, 21/09/2018 00:08
Netanyahu presents "2030 Security Concept"

Netanyahu presents "2030 Security Concept"

PM presents to the Cabinet security plan for the coming decade. 'Economic strength allows us to maintain security strength.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2018 21:57
Justice Minister: Make things harder for Hamas, not easier

Justice Minister: Make things harder for Hamas, not easier

No reason to make deal with Hamas which doesn't include soldiers' bodies, captive Israelis, Justice Minister Shaked says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2018 19:41
Cabinet meets to discuss Hamas-Israel deal

Cabinet meets to discuss Hamas-Israel deal

Families of killed soldiers and captive Israelis protest any deal not including their returnEliran Aharon, 05/08/2018 18:28
Interior Minister: Cabinet leaks intended to harm Bennett

Interior Minister: Cabinet leaks intended to harm Bennett

Interior Minister Deri says Cabinet member who leaked argument did so in order to harm Education Minister Bennett's standing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2018 11:22
Power to declare war goes back to the Cabinet

Power to declare war goes back to the Cabinet

Cabinet approves proposal to return authority to declare war to the Cabinet.Hezki Baruch, 23/05/2018 23:32
Knesset approves: Cabinet will be allowed to authorize a war

Knesset approves: Cabinet will be allowed to authorize a war

Knesset approves bill authorizing the Cabinet to order the start of a war.Hezki Baruch, 01/05/2018 03:39
'We'll settle the score with that disgusting terrorist murderer'

'We'll settle the score with that disgusting terrorist murderer'

Prime Minister vows Israel will 'settle score' with Israeli-Arab who murdered Rabbi Ben-Gal. 'Don't test Israel's resolve.'David Rosenberg, 06/02/2018 17:39
'Cabinet decisions are not being implemented'

'Cabinet decisions are not being implemented'

Goldin family asks Supreme Court for hearing following 'new facts' discovered about State's failure to adequately pressure Hamas.Mordechai Sones, 26/11/2017 12:28
Cabinet approves budget for first new Samaria town in 25 years

Cabinet approves budget for first new Samaria town in 25 years

Government gives green light to transfer to Interior Ministry funds needed for infrastructure of Amona evictees' replacement community.Hezki Baruch, 03/09/2017 12:28
Cabinet to give green light for new Binyamin region community

Cabinet to give green light for new Binyamin region community

Netanyahu to submit proposal allowing the continuation of construction of community for Amona expellees.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 01/09/2017 20:29
New law: Allow PM to declare war without government approval

New law: Allow PM to declare war without government approval

Netanyahu promoting amendment which would allow him to declare war without prior government approval.Ben Ariel, 14/08/2017 05:12
Security cameras on Temple Mount also removed

Security cameras on Temple Mount also removed

Cabinet decision on removal of magnetometers also apparently included security cameras already accepted by Jordan and the Waqf.Nitsan Keidar, 25/07/2017 10:57
'Hold cabinet meeting at Tomb of Patriarchs'

'Hold cabinet meeting at Tomb of Patriarchs'

Yesha Council and Amana issue invitation following UNESCO designation of Hevron's Old City as 'endangered PA heritage site'Hezki Baruch, 10/07/2017 19:45
Likud minister: Why are we approving construction for Arabs?

Likud minister: Why are we approving construction for Arabs?

Culture Minister Regev asks why Israel should approve 15,000 housing units for Arabs in Area C, when they build nonstop in areas A and B.Hezki Baruch, 18/06/2017 13:55
'The Cabinet should've stood its ground'

'The Cabinet should've stood its ground'

Binyamin Regional Council head says the Cabinet should not have approved the package of goodwill gestures to the PA.Benny Tocker, 23/05/2017 04:06
'The gestures are not status-changing'

'The gestures are not status-changing'

Diplomatic officials say the newest gestures to the PA do not harm Israel's interests.Nitsan Keidar, 22/05/2017 00:04
Lapid: The Cabinet functions like a press conference

Lapid: The Cabinet functions like a press conference

Yesh Atid Chairman Yair Lapid slams Cabinet, Netanyahu, hints government should file indictment against Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2017 19:33
Israel sets to be international ‘smart transportation’ leader

Israel sets to be international ‘smart transportation’ leader

Cabinet OKs NIS 250 million plan; Economic Council Head foresees doubling of economy.Hillel Fendel, 23/01/2017 02:04
No government ministers attended funerals of terror victims

No government ministers attended funerals of terror victims

PM orders Cabinet Secretary to formulate a procedure requiring Cabinet ministers to attend funerals of soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2017 22:25
Still no progress on Regulation Law

Still no progress on Regulation Law

The Cabinet has struggled to reach a consensus on the Regulation Law, which could save Amona, with less than one month until the evacuation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2016 19:07
Government to allow additional allocations for yeshiva students

Government to allow additional allocations for yeshiva students

The Government will approve an additional 48 million NIS allocation to Yeshivas and Kollels for overseas students.Haim Lev, 17/11/2016 12:15
WZO Settlement Division to return to full activity

WZO Settlement Division to return to full activity

The cabinet will meet to decide to restore the WZO settlement division to full functioning after 2 years of inactivity.Gary Willig, 07/10/2016 12:17
Minister warns Netanyahu will throw Bennett out

Minister warns Netanyahu will throw Bennett out

In an off-the-record interview with Arutz Sheva, a Cabinet minister warned that Education Minister Bennett's jibes come with a high price.Uzi Baruch, 31/07/2016 14:08
'Terror tunnels were discussed in 9 meetings'

'Terror tunnels were discussed in 9 meetings'

Prime Minister's Office rejects allegations that the terror tunnels were not discussed with the Cabinet before Operation Protective Edge.Nitsan Keidar, 26/07/2016 23:36
The terror continues: Arabs attack funeral

The terror continues: Arabs attack funeral

No rest for the weary: as Rabbi Michael Mark's body was being transported for burial, passing Arabs threw a stone at mourners.Rachel Kaplan, 03/07/2016 16:39
Dozens protest terror wave as Cabinet convenes

Dozens protest terror wave as Cabinet convenes

Dozens gather in Judea and Samaria to protest the series of murderous terrorist attacks over the last few days.Uzi Baruch, 03/07/2016 05:42
Cabinet to resolve Yemenite children affair

Cabinet to resolve Yemenite children affair

Minister Tzachi Hanegbi to bring to investigate classified material about alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children in early days of stateShai Landesman, 26/06/2016 15:00
Cabinet to approve Turkey reconciliation agreement

Cabinet to approve Turkey reconciliation agreement

Ministers expected to approve agreement between Israel, Turkey next week. Turkey made partial concessions on Hamas.Nitsan Keider, 23/06/2016 21:27
Netanyahu to announce: Golan will remain ours

Netanyahu to announce: Golan will remain ours

Cabinet to hold weekly meeting in the Golan Heights, where Netanyahu will declare that the region is not up for negotiations.Nitsan Keidar, 17/04/2016 04:39
Cabinet's solution to terror: Patch up the fences

Cabinet's solution to terror: Patch up the fences

In meeting PM and ministers decide to fix breaches in Jerusalem fence - but make no significant decision on crushing the terror.Hezki Baruch, 10/03/2016 22:43
Watch: Israel braces for possible PA collapse

Watch: Israel braces for possible PA collapse

From today's ILTV edition. Netanyahu reportedly instructs cabinet to prepare for end of PA.ILTV, 06/01/2016 01:12
Cabinet approves Mandelblit appointment for A-G

Cabinet approves Mandelblit appointment for A-G

Netanyahu favorite received backing of all ministers but one and will take office on February 1.Hezki Baruch, 03/01/2016 13:58