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Jewish Home refuses Eli Yishai's conditions for united ticket

Former Interior Minister Eli Yishai demands two spots out of top 8 slots in joint Knesset list - but Jewish Home refuses.

Jewish Home refuses terms for alliance with Yahad

Jewish Home woos Eli Yishai

Party officials suggest former minister enter negotiations to conduct joint election run. Yahad Party claims 'there was no official appeal.'

Jewish Home woos Eli Yishai

Eli Yishai's dilemma

Yahad leader debating whether to continue supporting United Torah Judaism, or to switch alliance to smaller party.

Eli Yishai's dilemma

Eli Yishai in talks with United Torah Judaism

Former minister demands to be appointed a minister in the next government, and in return will direct his supporters to vote for UTJ.

Eli Yishai in talks with United Torah Judaism

Eli Yishai to receive ministry in next government?

Yahad chairman and former Shas leader Eli Yishai says Netanyahu promised him government ministry in exchange for alliance with UTJ.

Eli Yishai to receive ministry in next government?

'We added Yishai so as not to lose votes for the right'

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman explains reasoning behind his party's agreement with Eli Yishai.

'We added Yishai so as not to lose votes for the right'

Eli Yishai bows out, will support UTJ party

Yahad leader announces he will not run for the Knesset, calls on his supporters to vote for the United Torah Judaism party.

Eli Yishai bows out, will support UTJ party

Yachad leader: I won't run if Rabbi Mazuz tells me not to

Eli Yishai explains decision to run independently, says he'll quit if Rabbi Mazuz instructs him to.

Yachad leader: I won't run if Rabbi Mazuz tells me not to

Yishai: Deri vetoed deal for me to run with Jewish Home

Chief of Yahad party and former Interior Minister Eli Yishai claims Shas chairman blocked deal for joint run with Jewish Home.

Yishai: Deri vetoed deal for me to run with Jewish Home

It's final: Eli Yishai's party won't run with Jewish Home

Parties submit lists of candidates for Knesset, Jewish Home list does not include Eli Yishai.

It's final: Eli Yishai's party won't run with Jewish Home

Yachad leader: Netanyahu promised not to make me a minister

Yachad leader Eli Yishai: PM Netanyahu promised Interior Minister Deri not to make me a minister after elections, Kikar Hashabbat says.

Yachad leader: Netanyahu promised not to make me a minister

Eli Yishai to run alone

Yahad chairman not included in joint Jewish Home, National Union and Otzma Yehudit list for Knesset.

Eli Yishai to run aloneplayer

Will Eli Yishai's Yahad go it alone?

With no deal reached for joint run with either Shas or Jewish Home and registration deadline just hours away, will Yahad make solo run?

Will Eli Yishai's Yahad go it alone?

Former Shas MK: Deri a disgrace to the Torah

Former MK Nissim Zeev regrets Aryeh Deri's veto of running with Eli Yishau despite support of Rabbi Mazuz.

Former Shas MK: Deri a disgrace to the Torah

Eli Yishai expected to be placed 6th on united right-wing list

After Otzma Yehudit agrees to Jewish Home's terms, Yahad chief likely to receive 6th spot on joint list, with guarantees for gov't ministry.

Eli Yishai expected to be placed 6th on united right-wing list

Unite the Torah nationalists now!

Unite the Torah nationalists now!

Eli Yishai unapologetic: 'I'm for Mother and Father'

'When they said haredim are like Hamas, no one spoke up; suddenly a slogan is raised that isn't approved by me, I'm invited to every show.'

Eli Yishai unapologetic: 'I'm for Mother and Father'

'This election is not Netanyahu's test, but Bennett's'

Yachad leader Eli Yishai says upcoming elections will decide whether Netanyahu leads left-wing government or right-wing government.

'This election is not Netanyahu's test, but Bennett's'

Eli Yishai: Right-wing joint ticket would win 8-10 seats

Yahad Chair Eli Yishai awaits Religious Zionist unity, hoping to join immediately; 'If we were united, we'd already have 8-10 seats.'

Eli Yishai: Right-wing joint ticket would win 8-10 seats

Eli Yishai: 'Shas is going down'

Former minister attempting to create conditions for Knesset comeback: 'When leader is elected to Jewish Home I assume they'll advance.'

Eli Yishai: 'Shas is going down'

Report: Eli Yishai sought to run with Shas

Former Shas leader and Deri rival asked Shas spiritual leader if his slate could run with Shas to reverse electoral implosion.

Report: Eli Yishai sought to run with Shas

Otzma Yehudit calls for unity in national religious camp

Otzma Yehudit party calls for technical bloc that would unite the entire national religious camp ahead of elections.

Otzma Yehudit calls for unity in national religious camp

Eli Yishai offers joint ticket with Shas, Yahad

Yahad chairman calls for alliance with Shas. 'The haredi public is facing a challenge - perhaps the greatest it has ever known.'

Eli Yishai offers joint ticket with Shas, Yahad

Ex-minister: Let the Reform build a Western Wall in Berlin

Former minister Eli Yishai says Reform can pray at the Western Wall like everyone else, no need to make specific areas for each sector.

Ex-minister: Let the Reform build a Western Wall in Berlin

'The cabinet is only good at talking'

Former Shas head Eli Yishai had harsh criticism for how Israel is handling the flare-up with Gaza.

'The cabinet is only good at talking'player

'No choice but to hit Gaza mercilessly'

Ex-minister and Yahad chief: Kite terror must be treated the same as rockets. 'If all those who feared last time vote - 8 seats.'

'No choice but to hit Gaza mercilessly'player

The 21st Knesset: Which new parties have the best chance?

A number of new parties - most led by former lawmakers - will vie for a place in the next Knesset. But what are their chances?

The 21st Knesset: Which new parties have the best chance?

Deri doesn't rule out supporting Eli Yishai for Jerusalem mayor

Deri does not rule out nominating nemesis Eli Yishai to run for mayor of Jerusalem as Shas representative.

Deri doesn't rule out supporting Eli Yishai for Jerusalem mayor

Deri held secret meeting in attempt to reverse Shas' decline

Report says Shas leader convened secret meeting in order to reverse faction's plummet in the polls and battle talk of Eli Yishai's return.

Deri held secret meeting in attempt to reverse Shas' decline

Eli Yishai: Rejoining Shas still a possibility

Former Shas leader says he is willing to merge his Yahad party with the Shas party for the sake of haredi unity.

Eli Yishai: Rejoining Shas still a possibility

Eli Yishai for Mayor of Jerusalem?

Sephardic rabbis reportedly pushing for Yahad party founder and former Shas chief Eli Yishai to run for Mayor of Jerusalem - on Shas ticket.

Eli Yishai for Mayor of Jerusalem?

Olmert says haredi Kabbalist predicted Hezbollah attack

Former prime minister says haredi Kabbalist correctly warned that Hezbollah would attack Israeli missile boat during Second Lebanon War.

Olmert says haredi Kabbalist predicted Hezbollah attack

Could a joint Feiglin-Yishai list make it into the Knesset?

New poll sheds light on smaller faction's chances of passing electoral threshold for the Knesset.

Could a joint Feiglin-Yishai list make it into the Knesset?

Aryeh Deri grilled by police for sixth time

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri is interrogated by police Thursday over a slew of allegations, including tax evasion and money laundering.

Aryeh Deri grilled by police for sixth time

Deri: Eli Yishai will not return to Shas

Shas leader Aryeh Deri discounts rumors of former party leader Yishai's return, claims he will run with Likud. 'He will not return to Shas.'

Deri: Eli Yishai will not return to Shas

Eli Yishai returning to Shas?

Sources in Council of Torah Sages discuss possibility of uniting Shas with Yishai's party over concerns that Shas won't pass threshold.

Eli Yishai returning to Shas?

'Interior Minister needs to listen to the experts'

Former MK Eli Yishai warns Interior Minister Deri that if the Supermarket Law's issues aren't fixed, the Supreme Court may shoot it down.

'Interior Minister needs to listen to the experts'

Aryeh Deri denies that Shas will run with Eli Yishai

Shas head denies swirling rumors that it will run with former leader Eli Yishai's Yahad party. 'We don't need reinforcements.'

Aryeh Deri denies that Shas will run with Eli Yishai

Eli Yishai doesn't rule out running with Shas

Despite ugly in-fighting, former Shas head Eli Yishai says he would run with party in order to help Shas cross electoral threshold.

Eli Yishai doesn't rule out running with Shas

Shas rabbis blast Eli Yishai for attacks on Aryeh Deri

Shas rabbis slam former Shas leader Eli Yishai after he accused current leader Aryeh Deri of 'lying to Rabbi Ovadia Yosef'.

Shas rabbis blast Eli Yishai for attacks on Aryeh Deri