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Smotrich: Maybe it's time to replace Netanyahu

Smotrich: Maybe it's time to replace Netanyahu

Chairman of Religious Zionist Party criticizes Prime Minister Netanyahu following his response to the recent wave of terror in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 25/04/2021 04:41
Likud members blame one another

Likud members blame one another

Likud's failure in vote on Arrangements Committee leads to exchange of accusations.Ben Ariel, 21/04/2021 01:12
MK Zohar's 'loyalty test' for Yamina

MK Zohar's 'loyalty test' for Yamina

Likud faction chairman says Yamina must support his proposal for Arrangement Committee or it has joined the left-wing bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2021 16:43
MK Miki Zohar proposes bill to recognize battle-shocked soldiers as injured veterans.

MK Miki Zohar proposes bill to recognize battle-shocked soldiers as injured veterans.

'Tragedy of soldier who lit himself on fire must bring about change,' Likud's MK Zohar says.Hezki Baruch, 13/04/2021 14:55
Coalition Whip: Bennett will join our government

Coalition Whip: Bennett will join our government

'We must do everything - and I mean everything - to form a government, says Likud MK Miki Zohar after right-wing loses majority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2021 10:24
Likud MK blames Coronavirus Committee chief for COVID deaths

Likud MK blames Coronavirus Committee chief for COVID deaths

'If we had fired her, not nearly as many people would have died.' Coalition Chairman blames Likud MK who joined New Hope for COVID deaths.David Rosenberg, 02/03/2021 13:52
Coalition chair Miki Zohar: 'High chance of new elections'

Coalition chair Miki Zohar: 'High chance of new elections'

'Government is a sick government, Blue and White didn't see us as partners,' Coalition chair MK Zohar says.103FM, 26/02/2021 13:48
MK Zohar: Media, political opponents need more objectivity

MK Zohar: Media, political opponents need more objectivity

Likud MK contrasts responses from Israeli media and politicians to riots at Capitol with those to riots at PM's residence in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2021 12:15
Coalition Chairman: Whoever opposes lockdown is a populist

Coalition Chairman: Whoever opposes lockdown is a populist

MK Miki Zohar expresses support for Health Ministry demand for tighter lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2021 11:53
Likud MK: No choice but to tighten the lockdown

Likud MK: No choice but to tighten the lockdown

Coalition chairman: Israel needs one more hermetic lockdown so that we can say that we are past the pandemic.Ben Ariel, 01/01/2021 06:36
MK Miki Zohar: 'We did our best to prevent this election'

MK Miki Zohar: 'We did our best to prevent this election'

Coalition Chairman on upcoming elections: It's Blue and White's fault.Yoni Kempinski, 22/12/2020 18:02
MK Miki Zohar: 'We're headed for elections'

MK Miki Zohar: 'We're headed for elections'

"Likud will win the elections, because the whole country sees what a good job the PM is doing."Rafael Levy, 15/11/2020 21:54
MK Zohar: Vital to build in strategic areas before Trump leaves office

MK Zohar: Vital to build in strategic areas before Trump leaves office

Coalition head adds that "Netanyahu promised me before last elections that he'd build in Givat Hamatos."Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 17:28
Miri Regev: Bennett is letting the polls go to his head

Miri Regev: Bennett is letting the polls go to his head

Likud Minister claims Bennett was responsible for the break-up of the right-wing bloc: "At the moment of truth, everyone will realize."Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2020 11:47
Former Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon elected to lead World Likud

Former Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon elected to lead World Likud

Danny Danon defeats coalition chairman MK Miki Zohar in a landslide for control of the World Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2020 20:35
'Ministers must stop cooperating with Mandelblit'

'Ministers must stop cooperating with Mandelblit'

Political system reacts with fury after MK Miki Zohar interrogated over comments he made about attorney general.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2020 16:51
Likud MK Miki Zohar investigated for extortion, making threats

Likud MK Miki Zohar investigated for extortion, making threats

Police question MK Zohar in case of threats against the attorney general in what Zohar calls 'a sad day for our democracy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2020 15:40
MK Miki Zohar: I didn't really threaten Mandelblit - but he should go

MK Miki Zohar: I didn't really threaten Mandelblit - but he should go

Zohar adds that "Judiciary is rotten to the core, with prosecutors stitching up cases."Hezki Baruch, 14/10/2020 14:02
MK Zohar: Mandelblit must resign and cancel indictments against PM

MK Zohar: Mandelblit must resign and cancel indictments against PM

Following publication of private conversations, Zohar claims a lot more could come out, information that could "put Mandelblit behind bars."103 FM, 14/10/2020 11:03
Blue and White MK mocks Netanyahu

Blue and White MK mocks Netanyahu

MK Ram Shefa criticizes Netanyahu's conduct over budget. MK Miki Zohar replies: This is why I'm saying the coalition should be disbanded.Hezki Baruch, 08/10/2020 03:08
MK Miki Zohar: 'This slipshod government must be disbanded soon'

MK Miki Zohar: 'This slipshod government must be disbanded soon'

Coalition Chairman Miki Zohar attacks Blue and White party, calls to disband government.Mordechai Sones, 26/09/2020 20:30
Those who violate virus regulations should be imprisoned, says MK Miki Zohar

Those who violate virus regulations should be imprisoned, says MK Miki Zohar

We don't need stricter regulations - we just need tougher enforcement, coalition head insists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2020 10:04
MK Zohar: Hatred for haredim blinded people over Uman issue

MK Zohar: Hatred for haredim blinded people over Uman issue

Coalition chairman says ban on Uman pilgrimage is backfiring, claims anti-haredi bias is behind push to ban visitors.Y Rabinovitz, 27/08/2020 14:46
'Stop trying to block Uman flights and deal with the protests'

'Stop trying to block Uman flights and deal with the protests'

Senior Likud lawmaker slams Coronavirus Czar's bid to block flights to Uman, reluctance to ban mass protests. 'Gamzu is afraid of the media'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2020 10:40
Coalition chairman floats outline to allow Uman pilgrimage

Coalition chairman floats outline to allow Uman pilgrimage

Coalition Chairman MK Miki Zohar presents plan to allow 6,000 Israelis to visit Uman this Rosh Hashanah despite opposition of COVID-19 Czar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2020 20:58
'If government collapses, Likud will turn to Liberman, Bennett'

'If government collapses, Likud will turn to Liberman, Bennett'

Coalition Chairman says Netanyahu looking to avoid new elections, will try to form alternate government if coalition falls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2020 11:42
Coalition Chairman Miki Zohar: Cancel Disengagement Law in Samaria

Coalition Chairman Miki Zohar: Cancel Disengagement Law in Samaria

MKs Miki Zohar and Bezalel Smotrich and Samaria Regional Council chief present plan to nullify Disengagement Law in northern Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 08:35
Miki Zohar: Likud and Blue & White headed for divorce

Miki Zohar: Likud and Blue & White headed for divorce

Coalition Chairman Zohar: If Ganz and Netanyahu decide to break up coalition, we should try to form alternative gov't or head for elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2020 20:16
Netanyahu stops initiative to oust coalition chairman

Netanyahu stops initiative to oust coalition chairman

PM intervenes after a number of Likud MKs agree to oust MK Miki Zohar as head of the Likud Knesset faction and as coalition chairman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2020 04:38
Yifat Shasha-Bitton removed as Coronavirus Committee head

Yifat Shasha-Bitton removed as Coronavirus Committee head

Coalition chairman fires Knesset Coronavirus Committee chairwoman, citing failure to attend important Knesset votes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 19:22
MK Moshe Gafni: 'Grant program won't pass in present form'

MK Moshe Gafni: 'Grant program won't pass in present form'

Finance Chair says without grants according to number of children, he won't approve plan. Likud infighting: 'Something bad happening there.'Mordechai Sones, 20/07/2020 20:41
Top Likud officials clash in the Knesset

Top Likud officials clash in the Knesset

Finance Minister Yisrael Katz and Coalition chairman Miki Zohar trade insults in stormy Knesset committee meeting.Hezki Baruch, 20/07/2020 13:17
MK Zohar: Either stop demonstrations or open businesses

MK Zohar: Either stop demonstrations or open businesses

Coalition Chairman demands government ends double standard which allows protests against the government but not businesses to open.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 08:47
David Bitan: 'Likud reached a new low'

David Bitan: 'Likud reached a new low'

Likud MK David Bitan sharply attacks Prime Minister Netanyahu and Coalition Chairman Miki Zohar.Mordechai Sones, 16/07/2020 11:09
Fierce confrontation inside Likud: 'I'll oust you'

Fierce confrontation inside Likud: 'I'll oust you'

Coalition Chairman Miki Zohar demands Knesset Committee convene to remove Coronavirus Committee Chair Yifat Shasha-Bitton from Likud.Hezki Baruch, 13/07/2020 15:16
'MK Zohar is lying, he should apologize'

'MK Zohar is lying, he should apologize'

Presidential Residence blasts coalition chairman over claim that Rivlin tried to influence MKs to vote against inquiry into judges.Hezki Baruch, 09/07/2020 05:05
Israeli college spokesperson compares Likud MK Miki Zohar to Joseph Goebbels

Israeli college spokesperson compares Likud MK Miki Zohar to Joseph Goebbels

Spokeswoman for IDC Herzilya compares Likud MK Miki Zohar to Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2020 09:36
Yesha Council Chair welcomes Netanyahu position change

Yesha Council Chair welcomes Netanyahu position change

Yesha Council head responds to post by MK Zohar saying sovereignty does not require accepting Centennial Deal, but there are other problems.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2020 19:32
Coalition chairman: Netanyahu said Israel would not accept a Palestinian state

Coalition chairman: Netanyahu said Israel would not accept a Palestinian state

MK Miki Zohar says 'Deal of the Century' can serve as a basis for negotiations, does not require Israel to accept Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2020 17:22
Coalition Chairman threatens new elections

Coalition Chairman threatens new elections

Miki Zohar says Likud will push for Overrule Clause if Supreme Court does not allow Netanyahu to serve as alternate prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2020 16:12
Coalition chairman: PM won't promote establishment of a Palestinian state

Coalition chairman: PM won't promote establishment of a Palestinian state

MK Miki Zohar: There will be no majority in the Knesset for the establishment of a Palestinian state.Hezki Baruch, 14/06/2020 06:50
Coalition chairman: No Palestinian state as long as I'm around

Coalition chairman: No Palestinian state as long as I'm around

MK Miki Zohar makes clear that he supports sovereignty but will not permit the establishment of a Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 13/06/2020 01:46
MK Zohar warns: 'MKs who don't attend votes will be punished'

MK Zohar warns: 'MKs who don't attend votes will be punished'

MK Miki Zohar warns coalition MKs to attend votes, vote with coalition.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2020 16:47
'Litzman's statement is inappropriate and wrong'

'Litzman's statement is inappropriate and wrong'

Coalition chairman MK Miki Zohar responds to outgoing Health Minister's assertion that Netanyahu overreacted on coronavirus.103FM, 19/05/2020 05:29
Miki Zohar: 'Agriculture and Religious Affairs help Religious Zionism most'

Miki Zohar: 'Agriculture and Religious Affairs help Religious Zionism most'

Likud's MK Zohar says PM Netanyahu didn't 'throw out' Religious Zionism, insists internal disagreements caused Yamina to choose opposition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2020 14:20
MK Zohar to the right: Boycott supporters of anti-Netanyahu law

MK Zohar to the right: Boycott supporters of anti-Netanyahu law

Likud MK sends letter to leaders of right-wing parties accusing left of 'disregarding the will of the people' out of hatred for Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2020 17:23
MK Zohar: The Joint List's voters will decide who will be PM?

MK Zohar: The Joint List's voters will decide who will be PM?

Likud MK blasts proposed legislation that will prevent Netanyahu from forming a government.103FM, 05/03/2020 04:30
Right-wing MKs to boycott immunity hearings

Right-wing MKs to boycott immunity hearings

Likud MK Miki Zohar leads boycott of Knesset hearings this weak, slams Blue and Whit'es 'disgraceful anyone but Bibi campaign.;Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2020 15:22
MK Zohar: 'Judicial system leans hard to the left, if we don't win we'll have a problem'

MK Zohar: 'Judicial system leans hard to the left, if we don't win we'll have a problem'

MK Miki Zohar warns: 'Court will protect left-wing in upcoming elections.'103FM, 07/01/2020 14:21
MK Mickey Zohar attacks: 'They want to bring down Netanyahu at any cost'

MK Mickey Zohar attacks: 'They want to bring down Netanyahu at any cost'

MK Miki Zohar: 'What does Blue and White have to show besides hatred for Netanyahu?'Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2020 08:48
Likud negotiator: Talks with Blue and White a waste of energy

Likud negotiator: Talks with Blue and White a waste of energy

MK Miki Zohar: Blue and White won't compromise because they believe path to power is getting rid of Netanyahu.Shimon Cohen, 04/12/2019 15:50
Likud Whip: There will be no unity government

Likud Whip: There will be no unity government

Likud's Knesset Whip Miki Zohar declares talks with Blue & White have reached a dead end, says Likud ending negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2019 10:06
Zohar: Netanyahu trial will take 8-10 years

Zohar: Netanyahu trial will take 8-10 years

Likud MK says no point in 'wasting energy' negotiating with Blue and White now, hopes Netanyahu requests immunity.103FM, 02/12/2019 19:48
Regev: The rule of law is not above the law

Regev: The rule of law is not above the law

Thousands at rally in support of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu outside the Tel Aviv Museum.Ben Ariel, 27/11/2019 03:44
Likud MK attacks A-G, left-wing MKs call for PM to step down

Likud MK attacks A-G, left-wing MKs call for PM to step down

I'm pained that the PM received such a 'wonderful gift' from the State for dedicating the best years of his life for it,' Miki Zohar says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2019 18:54
Likud MK: The haredim have to compromise to prevent elections

Likud MK: The haredim have to compromise to prevent elections

MK Miki Zohar at Likud emergency conference: I hope Liberman comes to his senses.Hezki Baruch, 18/11/2019 02:01
Who will be the next Likud Knesset delegation chairperson?

Who will be the next Likud Knesset delegation chairperson?

Leading candidate for chairmanship of Likud's Knesset delegation is MK Miki Zohar.Chaim Lev, 03/11/2019 22:15