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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
Netanyahu to Sa'ar: Join my government, and I'll step down after a year

Netanyahu to Sa'ar: Join my government, and I'll step down after a year

Netanyahu reportedly proposed to New Hope chairman that he join his government and assume the role of PM after one year.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/03/2021 21:11
Blue and White MK proposes outline to prevent Netanyahu from forming government

Blue and White MK proposes outline to prevent Netanyahu from forming government

Former Minister Izhar Shay's proposal will allow for the formation of a government with right-wing and left-wing parties.Hezki Baruch, 26/03/2021 06:04
Likud: 'Bloc of change' will bring laws from Iran to the Knesset

Likud: 'Bloc of change' will bring laws from Iran to the Knesset

Likud blasts the left's intention to submit a bill that would prevent a person with criminal indictments from serving as Prime Minister.Hezki Baruch, 26/03/2021 05:05
Likud angry as 300,000 voters stay home

Likud angry as 300,000 voters stay home

Anger directed at MK Shlomo Karhi, deputy chairman of the Likud election committee, over election results.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2021 21:42
Likud fears anti-Netanyahu bloc will make Mansour Abbas Knesset speaker

Likud fears anti-Netanyahu bloc will make Mansour Abbas Knesset speaker

Associates of PM Netanyahu say he does not rule out working together with United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2021 22:49
Deputy Health Minister to Arutz Sheva: The Arab public said 'no' to the Joint List

Deputy Health Minister to Arutz Sheva: The Arab public said 'no' to the Joint List

Deputy Health Minister Yoav Kisch says election results are an achievement for the Likud and the right.Yoni Kempinski, 24/03/2021 06:03
Yisrael Beytenu accuses Likud of 'bribing' Russian immigrants

Yisrael Beytenu accuses Likud of 'bribing' Russian immigrants

Formal complaint to Israel's election committee accuses the Likud of bribing Russian immigrants by promising them payments after election.Hezki Baruch, 21/03/2021 18:51
Will Likud and Yamina unite after the election?

Will Likud and Yamina unite after the election?

Likud reportedly makes offer to Yamina which would allow Bennett to succeed Netanyahu as leader of the Israeli Right when he steps down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2021 08:49
Likud asks activists not to demonstrate against Sa'ar following violence

Likud asks activists not to demonstrate against Sa'ar following violence

Likud party seeks to prevent scenes of violence as occurred over the weekend where activists protested at New Hope events.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2021 16:08
Hanegbi: We will try to bring in defectors from other parties

Hanegbi: We will try to bring in defectors from other parties

Minister Tzachi Hanegbi on what Likud will do in the event of an election loss. "The people of Israel will pay for it."Ido Ben Porat, 15/03/2021 04:09
Clashes at Gideon Sa'ar's conference

Clashes at Gideon Sa'ar's conference

Likud activists arrive at New Hope party conference attended by leader Gideon Sa'ar, clash with participants.Hezki Baruch, 14/03/2021 04:04
'I will run for Likud leadership, but only after Netanyahu steps away'

'I will run for Likud leadership, but only after Netanyahu steps away'

MK Nir Barkat at Arutz Sheva studio: The US is Israel’s best strategic partner, we have to find common ground with the Biden administration.Yoni Kempinski, 09/03/2021 01:09
'Lapid tore the mask off the bluff'

'Lapid tore the mask off the bluff'

Religious Zionist Party responds after Yesh Atid chairman says that he may permit another party to head an alternative government.Hezki Baruch, 09/03/2021 00:08
Likud MK. Ayoob Kara: This election is about Arab voters

Likud MK. Ayoob Kara: This election is about Arab voters

Ayoob Kara, a Druze member of the Likud, says that the Abraham Accords have changed hearts and minds in the Arab voter bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2021 22:58
'Anglos will come out in full force': Likud launches Anglo campaign

'Anglos will come out in full force': Likud launches Anglo campaign

'Anglos will come out in full force this election.' Likud targets English-speaking voters, including Anglo townhall meeting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/03/2021 19:23
Netanyahu launches election campaign: Has anyone seen Lapid?

Netanyahu launches election campaign: Has anyone seen Lapid?

Prime Minister attacks Yesh Atid chairman at opening of Likud's election campaign: Lapid is hiding.Hezki Baruch, 04/03/2021 05:05
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
Likud held secret talks with PLO in bid to win over Arab voters

Likud held secret talks with PLO in bid to win over Arab voters

Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Office opened talks with Palestinian Authority, hoping PA would quietly back Likud ahead of electionArutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2021 09:06
'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
Survey: Likud strengthens, Sa'ar weakens

Survey: Likud strengthens, Sa'ar weakens

Poll says Yamina led by Naftali Bennett receives 10 seats, while Religious Zionism led by Smotrich receives 5 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 21:44
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
Religious Zionist Party signs vote surplus deal with Likud

Religious Zionist Party signs vote surplus deal with Likud

Rightist alliance led by Bezalel Smotrich signs deal with Likud, after receiving promise Netanyahu will form right-wing government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/02/2021 09:07
This is the Likud slate for the 24th Knesset

This is the Likud slate for the 24th Knesset

MK David Bitan, who came to the Knesset after being released from the hospital: Go get vaccinated. You never know where it will catch you.Hezki Baruch, 05/02/2021 00:05
First Muslim in history to join Likud election list

First Muslim in history to join Likud election list

Nael Zoabi to be placed 39th in Likud list for upcoming elections as Likud reaches out to Arab voters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 19:41
Poll: Likud weakens, Sa'ar stable, Smotrich doesn't pass

Poll: Likud weakens, Sa'ar stable, Smotrich doesn't pass

Netanyahu bloc, along with Yamina, receives only 54 seats according to poll. Union of Smotrich, Hagit Moshe, Ben Gvir would receive 6 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/02/2021 21:55
Likud MK: The Likud will defeat all the messiahs of the left

Likud MK: The Likud will defeat all the messiahs of the left

MK Nissim Vaturi to Arutz Sheva: Without Netanyahu there is no government, Gideon Sa'ar will not have a government without Lapid.Hezki Baruch, 01/02/2021 05:44
Netanyahu expected to reserve spot for Orly Levy-Abekasis

Netanyahu expected to reserve spot for Orly Levy-Abekasis

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is expected to reserve a spot for Orly Levy-Abekasis on the Likud slate in the upcoming election.Hezki Baruch, 31/01/2021 04:23
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
MK Ayoob Kara: Begin's contribution is nonexistent

MK Ayoob Kara: Begin's contribution is nonexistent

Likud MK blasts former minister Benny Begin who left the Likud and joined Gideon Sa’ar's new party.Ben Ariel, 26/01/2021 05:35
Sa'ar: Netanyahu will not be a minister in my government

Sa'ar: Netanyahu will not be a minister in my government

New Hope chairman not ruling out a coalition with Likud, but says Netanyahu will not serve as a minister in such a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2021 06:48
Poll: Netanyahu strengthens, Sa'ar weakens

Poll: Netanyahu strengthens, Sa'ar weakens

New poll shows Likud rising by 2 seats, New Hope falling by 2 seats, but only anti-Netanyahu bloc has chance of forming coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 21:09
Poll: Likud 28, New Hope 18, Yamina 13

Poll: Likud 28, New Hope 18, Yamina 13

Blue and White barely crosses threshold in latest poll, as Likud falls and New Hope gains ground.David Rosenberg, 08/01/2021 10:02
Shamir's granddaughter: I have no doubt my grandfather is proud of me

Shamir's granddaughter: I have no doubt my grandfather is proud of me

Michal Diament fires back after Minister Miri Regev criticizes her for leaving the Likud and joining Sa'ar's party.Ben Ariel, 04/01/2021 05:35
Likud will not hold primaries for Knesset slate

Likud will not hold primaries for Knesset slate

Likud secretariat approves Netanyahu's proposal to cancel the primaries for the Likud leadership and Knesset slate.Hezki Baruch, 03/01/2021 01:15
Netanyahu: There's a lot of potential in the Arab sector

Netanyahu: There's a lot of potential in the Arab sector

PM not ruling out Arabs candidate on Likud slate: There is no reason for the Arab public to be outside the mainstream of power.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/01/2021 22:37
Netanyahu offers Be'er Sheva Mayor a spot on Likud slate

Netanyahu offers Be'er Sheva Mayor a spot on Likud slate

Prime Minister Netanyahu reportedly invited Be’er Sheva Mayor Ruvik Danilovich. The Mayor rejected the offer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 04:01
Former Minister Yehoshua Matza passes away

Former Minister Yehoshua Matza passes away

Matza served 18 years in Knesset as a member of the Likud party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2020 21:57
Tensions rising in Likud over plans to recruit Minister Orly Levy

Tensions rising in Likud over plans to recruit Minister Orly Levy

Likud lawmakers outraged over PM's plans to guarantee Knesset spot to Gesher minister who ran on joint list with Meretz and Labor.David Rosenberg, 29/12/2020 08:47
Netanyahu seeking to renew 'right-wing bloc'?

Netanyahu seeking to renew 'right-wing bloc'?

Prime Minister meets heads of United Torah Judaism and Shas, seeks to find out whether they would agree to renew the right-wing bloc.Michal Levy, 29/12/2020 01:12
Will there be primaries in the Likud?

Will there be primaries in the Likud?

Likud's internal court orders party's Constitution Committee to convene by Wednesday to prepare for compilation of Knesset slate.Hezki Baruch, 28/12/2020 04:55