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MK Abbas informed on contacts between coalition and Joint List

MK Abbas informed on contacts between coalition and Joint List

Ra'am chairman calls on Joint List to use his party as a liaison to Naftali Bennett and Yair Lapid's coalition.Dalit Halevi, 04/08/2021 03:12
Likud votes in favor or Joint List's proposal

Likud votes in favor or Joint List's proposal

Members of Likud and Religious Zionist Party support proposal to establish a commission of inquiry into violence in Arab sector.Hezki Baruch, 15/07/2021 05:17
Report: Coalition striving for understandings with Joint List

Report: Coalition striving for understandings with Joint List

Bennett-Lapid government striving to reach broader understandings with Arab party amid troubles in achieving a majority for proposed bills.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/07/2021 00:52
Something to worry about…

Something to worry about…

The deadlock in which Israel’s political system is mired is in large measure the result of judicial disregard—or distortion—of the law.Op-edDr. Martin Sherman, 07/05/2021 00:28
Joint List head Ahmad Tibi refuses to condemn deadly terror attack at Tapuah junction

Joint List head Ahmad Tibi refuses to condemn deadly terror attack at Tapuah junction

Tibi dodges question, replies that 'the occupation is the source of all evil.' Is this your coalition partner, Yair Lapid?Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2021 11:23
Tibi: We're talking to Lapid, we will bring achievements

Tibi: We're talking to Lapid, we will bring achievements

Joint List hopes the mandate for forming a government will be transferred to the bloc headed by Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 05:00
MK Tibi won't rule out backing Bennett-led government

MK Tibi won't rule out backing Bennett-led government

MK Ahmed Tibi won't provide definite answer when asked whether his party would back a government led by Yamina chairman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 05:30
Yamina MK: Send the Joint List members to be sworn in in Iran

Yamina MK: Send the Joint List members to be sworn in in Iran

MK Abir Kara blasts MKs from Joint List party, after they pledged "to fight the Zionist occupation" as they were sworn in to the Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 08/04/2021 02:08
MK Tibi: We will not be in the pocket of the executioner

MK Tibi: We will not be in the pocket of the executioner

MK Ahmed Tibi rules out cooperation with the Likud: Identifying with the oppressor is wrong.Dalit Halevi, 28/02/2021 04:54
'Netanyahu-Abbas alliance is a disgrace'

'Netanyahu-Abbas alliance is a disgrace'

MK Matan Kahana blasts Likud after its members fail to attend vote on motion to bar Joint List and Ra’am from running for the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2021 03:37
Election committee rejects petition to bar Joint Arab List from upcoming election

Election committee rejects petition to bar Joint Arab List from upcoming election

Likud absents itself from vote to disqualify Joint Arab List from running in election, with committee voting to reject call for election banHezki Baruch, 17/02/2021 13:34
Lapid: Prepared to form a government with the Joint List

Lapid: Prepared to form a government with the Joint List

Yesh Atid chairman: I hope to have a good relationship with the Joint List such as the one that Netanyahu has.Hezki Baruch, 17/01/2021 02:45
Will the Joint List split up?

Will the Joint List split up?

Growing speculation that Ra'am party, led by Mansour Abbas, will run on a separate ticket in the next election.Elad Benari, 14/12/2020 05:06
Arab MK: We will work to repeal the Nationality Law

Arab MK: We will work to repeal the Nationality Law

Ra'am head MK Mansour Abbas clarifies he views the Nationality Law as racist and will work to repeal it.Dalit Halevi, 04/12/2020 03:03
Arab MK admits: 'There's no one who can replace Netanyahu'

Arab MK admits: 'There's no one who can replace Netanyahu'

MK Mansour Abbas points out that seven previous attempts to unseat PM have failed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/12/2020 07:55
Joint List to vote in favor of Knesset dissolution

Joint List to vote in favor of Knesset dissolution

"Netanyahu-Gantz government is a disaster for the country"Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2020 13:49
Joint List MK: 'Bennett's rise is alarming'

Joint List MK: 'Bennett's rise is alarming'

MK Aida Touma-Sliman wants the PM replaced, "but not by Netanyahu on steroids"Ido Ben Porat, 07/10/2020 10:12
Israel’s poison pill, The Arab Joint List party

Israel’s poison pill, The Arab Joint List party

The Joint List is against the very foundations of Israel if one looks at its words and actiions - why is it part of the Knesset? Opinion.Steve Postal, 08/07/2020 18:30
Joint List calls on EU to suspend ties with Israel over sovereignty

Joint List calls on EU to suspend ties with Israel over sovereignty

Predominantly Arab party sends letters to senior EU officials, urges them to suspend ties with Israel unless it abandons sovereignty plans.Ben Ariel, 01/07/2020 04:42
Four MKs from Joint Arab List to enter home isolation

Four MKs from Joint Arab List to enter home isolation

Four Joint List MKs required to self quarantine after party member tests positive for COVID-19.Hezki Baruch, 07/06/2020 00:13
Is it anti-democratic for Israeli MKs to be required to pledge loyalty to the state?

Is it anti-democratic for Israeli MKs to be required to pledge loyalty to the state?

Contrary to what critics might argue, pledges of loyalty are mandated by western political tradition. Opinion.Matthew M. Hausman, J.D. , 05/06/2020 01:00
Knesset scraps sessions after Joint List MK gets coronavirus

Knesset scraps sessions after Joint List MK gets coronavirus

Knesset tells employees to stay home, cancels meetings Thursday after Joint List MK tests positive for coronavirusAFP, 04/06/2020 13:56
Joint List MK tests positive for coronavirus

Joint List MK tests positive for coronavirus

MK Samy Abu Shahadeh tests positive for coronavirus after his driver tested positive for the virus.Elad Benari, 04/06/2020 00:47
Will Israel find a way to keep terror-supporters out of the Knesset?

Will Israel find a way to keep terror-supporters out of the Knesset?

How absurd that anti-Israel MKs are official representatives of Israel when they take part in international conferences and meetings. Op-ed.Sheri Oz, 07/05/2020 23:25
New bill would disqualify terrorist supporters from holding office

New bill would disqualify terrorist supporters from holding office

Bill calls for any discovery of an MK's support for terrorism to be considered grounds for disqualification:Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2020 23:28
Joint List MK sends Arab Mother's Day greetings to terror moms

Joint List MK sends Arab Mother's Day greetings to terror moms

Joint List MK Sami Abu Shehadeh expresses his "appreciation" for the "heroic efforts" of the mothers of Palestinian Arab terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2020 18:04
Stop this insanity before it's too late

Stop this insanity before it's too late

It is not the Coronavirus that we have to fear, but a left-wing government supported by our enemies!Rabbi Abraham Lewin, 25/03/2020 14:30
Another Blue and White MK opposes minority government

Another Blue and White MK opposes minority government

MK Omer Yankelevitch reportedly opposes minority government that relies on Joint List but won't vote against it.Ben Ariel, 18/03/2020 04:42
Gantz promises chaos and confusion in Israel for next six weeks

Gantz promises chaos and confusion in Israel for next six weeks

Gantz and his Netanyahu-hating coalition partners are ready to cosy up to and embrace 15 Joint List Knesset members who revile them, Netanyahu and the Jewish State. David Singer, 17/03/2020 14:37
Watch: Bereaved families protest Joint List

Watch: Bereaved families protest Joint List

Families of terror victims shout at Joint List MKs as they enter President's Residence. "Terrorist-supporters won't sit in the government."Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2020 13:42
Joint List unanimously recommends Gantz

Joint List unanimously recommends Gantz

Recommendation includes Balad members. Significance: Gantz will receive mandate to form government tomorrow or the day after.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2020 12:32
Gantz's trick: Will ask that Joint List be included in government

Gantz's trick: Will ask that Joint List be included in government

Blue and White chairman will ask that Arab MKs be included in emergency government. Smotrich to Gantz: Stop the petty politics.Hezki Baruch, 13/03/2020 00:00
Balad chairman to attend meeting with Blue and White

Balad chairman to attend meeting with Blue and White

Blue and White will try to convince Joint List party to agree to minority government which they will support from the outside.Elad Benari, 11/03/2020 05:15
MK Ayman Odeh details concessions demanded in return for his party's support

MK Ayman Odeh details concessions demanded in return for his party's support

Joint Arab List chair Ayman Odeh demands specific concessions in return for supporting minority gov't under Gantz leadershipArutz Sheva staff, 10/03/2020 14:13
Lapid: "Establish a narrow government" with the cooperation of the Joint List

Lapid: "Establish a narrow government" with the cooperation of the Joint List

“I admit that this is not the government that we wanted, but it is far superior to the current paralysis," Blue and White leader says.Hezki Baruch, 10/03/2020 10:36
A minority, non Zionist government  in Israel

A minority, non Zionist government  in Israel

Certain political groups want to throw basic, consensual assumptions about Israel's government into the fire. I fear that in the process, they will create a new fire.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 10/03/2020 05:00
Report: MK Gabi Ashkenazi opposes minority government

Report: MK Gabi Ashkenazi opposes minority government

Senior Blue and White leader reportedly opposes government supported by Joint List, but won't vote against it.Elad Benari, 10/03/2020 04:30
Signal from the Arab MKs to Netanyahu?

Signal from the Arab MKs to Netanyahu?

MK Mansour Abbas hints that if Netanyahu acknowledges the Arab public is legitimate "there is something to talk about."Ben Shaul, 09/03/2020 05:44
Joint List MK: We will not support anyone who supports Deal of the Century

Joint List MK: We will not support anyone who supports Deal of the Century

MK Aida Touma-Sliman: Anyone who wants to be PM, must talk to us publicly.103FM, 09/03/2020 03:02
Joint List chairman: The impasse won't be solved without the Arabs

Joint List chairman: The impasse won't be solved without the Arabs

MK Ayman Odeh in TV interview: The only way to resolve the political impasse is to include the Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2020 06:42
Blue and White not ruling out cooperation with Joint List

Blue and White not ruling out cooperation with Joint List

Party officials acknowledge in closed talks that cooperation with Joint List is possible if no other options exist to form a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2020 05:08
Labor MK: United Torah Judaism isn't a Zionist party either

Labor MK: United Torah Judaism isn't a Zionist party either

MK Omer Barlev says that just as haredi party "is not Zionist" and is a legitimate coalition partner, so too are the Arab parties.Michal Levy, 16/02/2020 04:49
Blue and White MK not ruling out outside support from Joint List

Blue and White MK not ruling out outside support from Joint List

MK Avi Nissenkorn won't rule possibility that the Joint List would support Gantz government without joining it.Refael Levy, 12/02/2020 06:02
Gantz: Joint List will not be part of my government

Gantz: Joint List will not be part of my government

Blue and White chairman says the gaps between he and the predominantly Arab party are too deep to bridge.Elad Benari, 12/02/2020 04:39
Join Arab List lays out conditions for joining Blue and White government

Join Arab List lays out conditions for joining Blue and White government

Joint List chief Ayman Odeh says his party will back formation of Blue and White government - but only if Liberman is not included.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2020 12:56
Election committee approves request to ban Arab MK who praised terrorist

Election committee approves request to ban Arab MK who praised terrorist

MK who lauded Samir Kuntar, terrorist behind the brutal 1979 Nahariya attack, banned from running for the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2020 14:22
Blue and White to back disqualification of Arab MK

Blue and White to back disqualification of Arab MK

Joint List warns of "implications" if Blue and White supports request to disqualify MK Heba Yazbak over support for terrorism.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/01/2020 21:43
Joint List: We are the answer to Ben Gvir in the Knesset

Joint List: We are the answer to Ben Gvir in the Knesset

Leaders of predominantly Arab party declare their goal for the upcoming elections: We hope to achieve 15 seats.Hezki Baruch, 16/01/2020 03:38
Joint List targets the Jewish vote

Joint List targets the Jewish vote

Predominantly Arab party intends to appeal to Jewish voters who are disappointed with the union between Labor-Gesher and Meretz.Ben Ariel, 14/01/2020 06:38
Smotrich refuses meeting with Netanyahu

Smotrich refuses meeting with Netanyahu

National Union Chairman Betzalel Smotrich refuses meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu: 'Let him not interfere with religious Zionism.'Mordechai Sones, 07/01/2020 19:54
Joint Arab List looks to raise Arab turnout, net 15 seats

Joint Arab List looks to raise Arab turnout, net 15 seats

Joint List MK denies his 'Palestinian Martyrs' speech was incitement, claims his speech was edited to appear extreme.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2019 11:49
Joint List MK: Israel is worse than apartheid

Joint List MK: Israel is worse than apartheid

MK Ofer Cassif claims in speech that Israel's policy in Judea and Samaria is far worse than that of the apartheid regime in South Africa.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019 04:05
Dichter warns: Disaster in the colors of blue and white

Dichter warns: Disaster in the colors of blue and white

Deputy Defense Minister warns against minority government supported by Arab MKs. "Stop this roller coaster before it starts moving."Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2019 03:56
Elkin: Why is Liberman so silent?

Elkin: Why is Liberman so silent?

Minister Ze'ev Elkin criticizes Yisrael Beytenu chairman's silence in the wake of Joint List's criticism of Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 14/11/2019 04:04
'Form minority government to remove Netanyahu from office'

'Form minority government to remove Netanyahu from office'

Joint List MK Mansour Abbas says minority government with Arab support will not last long but necessary to get rid of Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 19:59
Knesset turmoil: 'Netanyahu starving, killing Gaza'

Knesset turmoil: 'Netanyahu starving, killing Gaza'

Joint List MKs accuse PM of war crimes in conflict with Islamic Jihad in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 16:29
Joint List MKs protest killing of Islamic Jihad leader

Joint List MKs protest killing of Islamic Jihad leader

Extreme-left activists, MKs from Joint List, demonstrate against government, IDF, amidst conflict with Islamic Jihad in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 21:59