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Likud MK blocked from Facebook

Likud MK blocked from Facebook

MK Distel Atbaryan's Facebook account blocked after she wrote to a professor that there was a match between his inner and outer ugliness.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 16/07/2021 22:25
Senior Likud member: Not sure the Bennett government is left-wing

Senior Likud member: Not sure the Bennett government is left-wing

Senior Likud member Tzachi Hanegbi: If Bennett had agreed to direct election of PM, a right-wing government could have been formed.Hezki Baruch, 16/07/2021 06:43
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
Likud pushes sovereignty bill to embarrass Bennett

Likud pushes sovereignty bill to embarrass Bennett

After refusing to do so while in power, Likud to submit bill to apply sovereignty from the opposition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 19:33
Moshe Feiglin announces he's rejoining the Likud

Moshe Feiglin announces he's rejoining the Likud

Former Likud MK who split from party to found the libertarian 'Zehut' party lays groundwork for return to the Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2021 17:56
Rogue Yamina MK: I may run with the Likud

Rogue Yamina MK: I may run with the Likud

MK Amichai Chikli warns he may form new party if Yamina kicks him out, blocks his path to joining existing party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 11:52
Shaked: The Likud is lying

Shaked: The Likud is lying

Interior Minister blasts those who voted against Citizenship Law: Amichai Chikli voted against the Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 04:33
Senior Likud official: The Likud is going to sit in the opposition for a long time

Senior Likud official: The Likud is going to sit in the opposition for a long time

Senior Likud official: Slowly the public understands that Bennett is Prime Minister and the state has not collapsed.Hezki Baruch, 07/07/2021 00:56
Likud continues to court Gantz

Likud continues to court Gantz

Likud pressuring Blue and White chairman to form an alternative government with them in the current Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2021 06:49
Sa'ar attacks Likud: Incitement and poison 24 hours a day

Sa'ar attacks Likud: Incitement and poison 24 hours a day

Justice Minister blasts Netanyahu: The group he leads should be kept out of power for a long time.Orli Harari, 24/06/2021 00:59
Likud publishes names of MKs absent from Knesset session

Likud publishes names of MKs absent from Knesset session

"We'll only bring this left-wing government down if we maintain iron discipline," party announcement reads.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2021 13:20
Likud to vote against Family Reunification Law

Likud to vote against Family Reunification Law

Sa'ar: Likud opposes law it previous supported and harms state security in order to embarrass the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 19:50
Shaked: Likud dares to oppose law vital to Israel's security

Shaked: Likud dares to oppose law vital to Israel's security

Coalition, opposition continue to trade barbs over Citizenship Law which bars reunification of PA families in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 21:32
Yoaz Hendel accuses Likud of 'Bibi'ism'

Yoaz Hendel accuses Likud of 'Bibi'ism'

"You deserve to be stressed out if you vote together with Balad," New Hope minister says.Ido Ben Porat, 17/06/2021 14:21
Netanyahu bloc petitions Supreme Court against Bennett-Lapid govt.

Netanyahu bloc petitions Supreme Court against Bennett-Lapid govt.

Likud, allies revive petition launched by Yesh Atid against changes to Basic law which allowed formation of previous Netanyahu-Gantz govt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 15:56
Avi Dichter, former Shabak director, says he intends to run for prime minister

Avi Dichter, former Shabak director, says he intends to run for prime minister

Likud MK Avi Dichter, a former Shabak chief, says he plans to run for Likud leadership and later prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 10:26
Senior Likud members oppose Netanyahu plan

Senior Likud members oppose Netanyahu plan

Netanyahu's push to move up Likud leadership primaries opposed within the party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 22:11
MK Shlomo Karhi to Arutz Sheva: Nir Barkat lied to me

MK Shlomo Karhi to Arutz Sheva: Nir Barkat lied to me

MK Dr. Shlomo Karhi accuses fellow Likud MK Nir Barkat of undermining Netanyahu.Yoni Kempinski, 14/06/2021 04:06
Barkat: If Netanyahu had stepped aside - the Likud would have formed a government

Barkat: If Netanyahu had stepped aside - the Likud would have formed a government

MK Nir Barkat is waiting for the day after Netanyahu to run for the Likud leadership, but also criticizes the outgoing PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 05:37
Oren Hazan to Netanyahu: Wake up, you messed up

Oren Hazan to Netanyahu: Wake up, you messed up

Former MK attacks PM, says he caused the Likud to lose power.Yoni Kempinski, 11/06/2021 01:59
Barkat: Now is not the time for unnecessary primaries

Barkat: Now is not the time for unnecessary primaries

Former Jerusalem mayor holds conference showcasing unity of Likud movement, vows Likud will return to power.Yoni Kempinski, 10/06/2021 22:02
The Likud clarifies Netanyahu's election fraud' comments,

The Likud clarifies Netanyahu's election fraud' comments,

'If this isn't fraud we don't know what is,' says Likud, comparing Bennett to faithless electors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 21:41
The Likud's final offer to Ayelet Shaked

The Likud's final offer to Ayelet Shaked

Netanyahu makes last-ditch effort to prevent formation of national unity government, offering Shaked to be number 2 on Likud list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 08:57
MK Shlomo Karhi: The biggest election theft we have seen here

MK Shlomo Karhi: The biggest election theft we have seen here

Likud MK: Where was the head of the Shin Bet when there were threats against the Prime Minister and his family?Yoni Kempinski, 08/06/2021 05:32
Edelstein: Netanyahu needs to be replaced, I'll run against him

Edelstein: Netanyahu needs to be replaced, I'll run against him

Health Minister has reportedly informed senior Likud members that he intends to run for the party leadership.Ben Ariel, 08/06/2021 03:59
MK Orbach in recording: Mansour Abbas puts his national aspirations aside

MK Orbach in recording: Mansour Abbas puts his national aspirations aside

Ahead of vote on new government, MK Orbach of Yamina says:Agreement with Abbas is based mainly on budgetary and civic issues.Hezki Baruch, 08/06/2021 01:08
Netanyahu fails to convene Likud leadership primaries

Netanyahu fails to convene Likud leadership primaries

Senior Likud members torpedo bid to hold leadership primaries which was last-ditch effort to prevent Bennett-Lapid government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 15:18
Likud divided over protests targeting Yamina MKs

Likud divided over protests targeting Yamina MKs

Senior Likud lawmakers sharply divided over whether party should aggressively target Yamina MKs with protests outside their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2021 18:15
Likud: 'Lapid must keep to the same conditions expected from Netanyahu'

Likud: 'Lapid must keep to the same conditions expected from Netanyahu'

'Under Basic Law, only MK Lapid can serve first as prime minister,' Likud party notes in statement to legal advisers.Hezki Baruch, 01/06/2021 10:39
'Lapid must fully lay out plans for new gov't by deadline'

'Lapid must fully lay out plans for new gov't by deadline'

President's legal advisor clears Bennett to serve as prime minister first - but sets conditions for rotational government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2021 10:16
Unity Government: Likud accuses Bennett of 'defrauding' voters

Unity Government: Likud accuses Bennett of 'defrauding' voters

After Bennett informs Yamina MKs of plans to form unity government, Likud excoriates Yamina chief for 'defrauding' his voters.Hezki Baruch, 30/05/2021 16:41
Likud: 'Bennett received everything he wanted - but is charging towards a leftist gov't'

Likud: 'Bennett received everything he wanted - but is charging towards a leftist gov't'

Likud sources say party reached final agreement with Yamina, giving its chair MK Bennett everything he demanded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2021 14:24
Likud and Yesh Atid clash over presidential election

Likud and Yesh Atid clash over presidential election

Vote for the presidency next week in doubt due to disagreement between Likud and Yesh Atid.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2021 06:34
Bennett: Government with Netanyahu's opponents not on the agenda now

Bennett: Government with Netanyahu's opponents not on the agenda now

Yamina chairman says Likud offer acceptable, but Netanyahu bloc still short of seats needed to form government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 17:29
Likud officials: Premiership offer to Bennett is off the table

Likud officials: Premiership offer to Bennett is off the table

As deadline for Lapid to form government nears, Likud works to secure majority - but top officials say rotational deal now off the table.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 10:18
Netanyahu's new proposal to Bennett

Netanyahu's new proposal to Bennett

Netanyahu offered Yamina chairman a number of positions in the government, as well as six guaranteed spots in the Likud slate.Elad Benari, 24/05/2021 01:09
Likud responds to Bennett: 'He's still moving to the left'

Likud responds to Bennett: 'He's still moving to the left'

Likud accuses Yamina chairman of 'speaking right-wing and acting left-wing.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2021 15:30
Bennett ends bid for 'change government', renews talks with Likud

Bennett ends bid for 'change government', renews talks with Likud

'We can't form government relying on the United Arab List', says Yamina chief, plans to try to form government with Likud.Hezki Baruch, 13/05/2021 22:51
Likud MKs: 'We didn't try to form a government with the United Arab List'

Likud MKs: 'We didn't try to form a government with the United Arab List'

'Netanyahu never thought, planned, or wanted to form a gov't based on abstention of Mansour Abbas,' Likud's MK Shlomo Karhi claims.Ido Ben Porat, 10/05/2021 11:26
Netanyahu hopes Mansour Abbas will stop Bennett-Lapid government

Netanyahu hopes Mansour Abbas will stop Bennett-Lapid government

Likud still believes United Arab List leader prefers right-wing government to left-wing government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 07:44
Liberman: The coalition of change will be formed solely thanks to Netanyahu

Liberman: The coalition of change will be formed solely thanks to Netanyahu

Yisrael Beytenu chairman: If Netanyahu had stepped aside, the Likud would have formed a government within a week, without a rotation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 06:41
Likud activist: I'll rejoice when the settlements are evacuated

Likud activist: I'll rejoice when the settlements are evacuated

Likud Center member Shlomi Vaknin tells MK Simcha Rotman the religious Zionists always bring down right-wing government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 16:17
Bennett: I've begun efforts to form a unity government

Bennett: I've begun efforts to form a unity government

Likud fires back after Bennett says he has begun efforts to form a national unity government: Bennett wants to be PM at all costs.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/04/2021 20:28
'Sa'ar, Smotrich stopping Bibi from forming govt, not Bennett'

'Sa'ar, Smotrich stopping Bibi from forming govt, not Bennett'

Political commentators puzzled by Likud's obsession with attacking Yamina when other parties bear greater blame for coalition impasse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 16:30
Likud coalition talks with Yamina reach impasse

Likud coalition talks with Yamina reach impasse

'Bennett is heading towards a left-wing government,' Likud accuses, as negotiations with Yamina break down.Hezki Baruch, 21/04/2021 15:06
Netanyahu's supporters to Elkin's wife: You Russian traitor

Netanyahu's supporters to Elkin's wife: You Russian traitor

Supporters of the Likud demonstrate outside home of MK Ze'ev Elkin, get into verbal confrontation with his wife.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 05:41
Likud, Yamina reach agreement on Arrangements Committee

Likud, Yamina reach agreement on Arrangements Committee

At last minute, Yamina agrees to support Likud proposal for committee arrangement, in return for one of the Likud's seats on the committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 18:42
Yisrael Katz: If Netanyahu does not succeed, I will lead the Likud

Yisrael Katz: If Netanyahu does not succeed, I will lead the Likud

Finance Minister in closed conversation: If Netanyahu does not form the government, I am the one who should lead the Likud.Elad Benari, 19/04/2021 06:12
Report: Yamina offered Defense, Foreign Ministries

Report: Yamina offered Defense, Foreign Ministries

Significant progress made in negotiations between Likud and Yamina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 22:58
'PM can't build government with defectors from other parties'

'PM can't build government with defectors from other parties'

Likud, Yamina focusing their efforts on convincing Smotrich to drop his opposition to building coalition with support of Islamist party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 09:22
Likud, Yamina negotiating teams met in secret

Likud, Yamina negotiating teams met in secret

Netanyahu and Bennett keeping in close contact over last few days, with coalition negotiations beginning in secret on Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2021 22:27
Yisrael Beytenu MK reveals offer she received from the Likud

Yisrael Beytenu MK reveals offer she received from the Likud

MK Yulia Malinovsky claims she was offered a spot on the Likud slate and a senior ministerial portfolio of her choice.Ben Ariel, 12/04/2021 04:43
'He was a Likudnik at heart and a Herutnik in soul'

'He was a Likudnik at heart and a Herutnik in soul'

Joe Gellert, former vice president of the Likud-Herut UK and Zionist activist, passes away.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 13:17
Senior Likud figure threatens Religious Zionism party

Senior Likud figure threatens Religious Zionism party

MK Smotrich 'eliminated' option for PM Netanyahu to form gov't by refusing to work with United Arab List, Likud source says.Hezki Baruch, 03/04/2021 22:46
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
Likud sources: 'Sa'ar can have any senior position he asks for'

Likud sources: 'Sa'ar can have any senior position he asks for'

'Rare opportunity to form stable right-wing nationalist government, like we always hoped for,' Likud official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2021 09:33
Likud MK: We should embrace United Arab List

Likud MK: We should embrace United Arab List

MK Kara pushes back on right-wing criticism of Likud overtures to Arab party.Shlomo Witty, 28/03/2021 21:39