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Netanyahu expects to work together with Smotrich

Netanyahu expects to work together with Smotrich

PM congratulates MK Bezalel Smotrich on his election as the National Union chairman, hopes they can work together to keep right in power.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2019 16:19
Left blasts election of Smotrich

Left blasts election of Smotrich

Hatnua and Labor parties respond to election of Bezalel Smotrich as National Union leader: "Nothing new under the Smotrich".Hezki Baruch, 15/01/2019 04:44
'We intend to join forces'

'We intend to join forces'

Jewish Home Director General: "We will be an influential and decisive factor in the Knesset and in the next government."Hezki Baruch, 15/01/2019 01:12
National Union Knesset list chosen

National Union Knesset list chosen

Elections in National Union end with Smotrich as head, Ofir Sofer in 2nd place on list followed by former MK Orit Struck.Mordechai Sones, 14/01/2019 21:54
'Headed forward to uniting religious Zionism'

'Headed forward to uniting religious Zionism'

MK elected National Union Chairman sets goal to bring unity in all camps of religious Zionism.Hezki Baruch, 14/01/2019 20:41
National Union Chairman: Betzalel Smotrich

National Union Chairman: Betzalel Smotrich

Members of party's Central Committee choose MK Smotrich as party leader over Uri Ariel.Hezki Baruch, 14/01/2019 19:55
National Union launches primaries

National Union launches primaries

128 members of party's central committee elect chairman and members of next Knesset list this evening.Hezki Baruch, 14/01/2019 18:28
New Right: Selective enforcement in Amona

New Right: Selective enforcement in Amona

Right-wing parties attack PM over evacuation in Amona. 'PM prefers to dismantle settlements rather than solve the bureaucratic issues.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2019 10:00
'Netanyahu's election campaign starts with evacuation of Jews'

'Netanyahu's election campaign starts with evacuation of Jews'

National Union party attacks PM over evacuation in Amona. Smotrich: I hope Bennett and Shaked will condemn Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2019 08:51
Orit Strook to run for National Union

Orit Strook to run for National Union

Former MK announces she will run for a spot on the National Union's list in the upcoming elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2018 23:22
National Union chief to quit party if he loses leadership race

National Union chief to quit party if he loses leadership race

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel won't run for Knesset with Jewish Home party if he loses leadership race in National Union faction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2018 15:37
Rabbi Druckman: Support the religious Zionist list

Rabbi Druckman: Support the religious Zionist list

Leaders of Jewish Home and National Union decide to continue their partnership and run as one list in the upcoming elections.Hezki Baruch, 30/12/2018 01:23
Who will lead National Union in 2019 elections?

Who will lead National Union in 2019 elections?

MK Bezalel Smotrich challenges Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel for leadership of National Union party ahead of April elections.Hezki Baruch, 28/12/2018 11:30
Jewish Home, National Union to split?

Jewish Home, National Union to split?

National Union chief says faction could split from Jewish Home, run on separate ticket. 'It takes two to tango, and that's not happening.'David Rosenberg, 26/12/2018 08:12
National Union threatens coalition

National Union threatens coalition

Uri Ariel's party will not vote with the coalition as long as residents of Judea and Samaria aren't safe.Hezki Baruch, 14/12/2018 04:40
National Union to debate voting against coalition after attack

National Union to debate voting against coalition after attack

With governing coalition resting on razor-thin 61 MK majority, National Union faction debates voting against coalition amid terror increase.Tzvi Lev, 13/12/2018 15:46
National Union warns of 'disastrous results' without unity

National Union warns of 'disastrous results' without unity

National Union leader calls on Jewish Home leadership to stop ignoring calls to negotiate unity agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2018 21:19
Minister Ariel: If we have to run alone, we will

Minister Ariel: If we have to run alone, we will

National Union chairman and Agriculture Minister discusses the efforts to reach an agreement to run together with the Jewish Home.Ben Ariel, 29/11/2018 06:37
These are National Union's demands for unity with Jewish Home

These are National Union's demands for unity with Jewish Home

National Union Central Committee demands that next Knesset list be composed of a ratio of 1:3.Hezki Baruch, 26/11/2018 04:03
National Union prepares for early elections

National Union prepares for early elections

Party to debate whether to run with Jewish Home faction again as new elections appear likely.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2018 19:03
National Union: Victory in Gaza now

National Union: Victory in Gaza now

'Terrorism can no longer be contained, not in drips, not in a burning kite routine, and not in rocket barrages terrorizing residents.'Mordechai Sones, 09/08/2018 11:51
Jerusalem's Jewish Home Head: 'We have nothing against haredim'

Jerusalem's Jewish Home Head: 'We have nothing against haredim'

The head of the Jewish Home's Jerusalem branch expressed her disapproval of a campaign photo showing 3 mayoral candidates in haredi garb.Jonathan Benedek, 06/08/2018 15:15
'Religious Zionists now have one address in Jerusalem'

'Religious Zionists now have one address in Jerusalem'

Jewish Home, National Union parties agree to run on joint list in Jerusalem municipal elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2018 19:29
'Act decisively and eliminate terrorism'

'Act decisively and eliminate terrorism'

National Union party protests Defense Minister Liberman's response to Hamas terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2018 21:47
Hassidic leader: The state has no right to call itself 'Israel'

Hassidic leader: The state has no right to call itself 'Israel'

Vizhnitz Grand Rabbi says Israel not a Jewish state after Giro d'Italia bike race caused widespread mass public Shabbat desecration.Tzvi Lev, 10/05/2018 19:46
'The Status Quo is in danger'

'The Status Quo is in danger'

National Union not happy with mass Shabbat violations caused by Giro d'Italia bike race, says agreement on religion-state issues infringed.Tzvi Lev, 06/05/2018 10:51
'Threats and intimidation against Bnei Akiva'

'Threats and intimidation against Bnei Akiva'

National Union attacks Secular Forum demand for investigation following Bnei Akiva call to purchase only from Sabbath-observing businesses.Mordechai Sones, 23/04/2018 22:58
National Union defends cartoon slamming Supreme Court

National Union defends cartoon slamming Supreme Court

Jewish Home faction defends cartoon critical of Supreme Court, after Left accuses cartoon of 'incitement.'Tzvi Lev, 15/04/2018 11:41
'Recruitment crisis solved. Everything's in Netanyahu's hands'

'Recruitment crisis solved. Everything's in Netanyahu's hands'

'We've reached a plan haredim can live with, even if not easily. The PM will decide whether to stabilize government or go to elections.'Mordechai Sones, 11/03/2018 13:47
'We must unite once and for all'

'We must unite once and for all'

Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan calls for complete union between National Union, Jewish Home parties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2018 01:28
Smotrich: Religionization is a good thing

Smotrich: Religionization is a good thing

National Union party launches new program to enhance Israel's Jewish character. 'Religionization is who we are'.Mordechai Sones, 04/03/2018 17:31
'There is no force in the world that can move us from here'

'There is no force in the world that can move us from here'

Hundreds of youth participate in National Union conference in the Netiv Ha'avot neighborhood.Ido Ben Porat, 09/02/2018 03:45
Bennett: Our goal is national leadership

Bennett: Our goal is national leadership

Jewish Home chairman optimistic that the party will again run together with National Union in the next election.Eliran Aharon, 23/01/2018 01:13
'The Arabs' audacity and our loss of deterrence is disturbing'

'The Arabs' audacity and our loss of deterrence is disturbing'

National Union leader says near-lynch of Jewish children is the result of a lack of deterrence, weak policies.Chana Roberts, 30/11/2017 16:16
INTO THE FRAY: The Smotrich Plan-A step in the right direction, but..

INTO THE FRAY: The Smotrich Plan-A step in the right direction, but..

Several flaws in MK Smotrich’s otherwise bold proposal will prevent it from achieving its long-term strategic goal: Sustainable Jewish sovereignty over the entire Land of Israel.Dr. Martin Sherman, 15/09/2017 13:46
'The first step towards the elimination of the Oslo Accords'

'The first step towards the elimination of the Oslo Accords'

Hundreds attend National Union conference, which approves Smotrich's new diplomatic plan.Hezki Baruch, 13/09/2017 00:04
Netanyahu addresses National Union conference

Netanyahu addresses National Union conference

"We have succeeded in building a thriving country, a world leader in economics, technology, security, cyber, and health."Tzvi Lev, 12/09/2017 12:47
'Those who don't want to live in a Jewish state can leave'

'Those who don't want to live in a Jewish state can leave'

Jewish Home MK says proposal to provide economic incentives for Arabs to emigrate from Judea and Samaria will prevent Palestinian state.Shimon Cohen, 10/09/2017 18:49
National Union serves ultimatum

National Union serves ultimatum

Insists PM and Internal Security Minister allow ministers to ascend Temple Mount, threatens immediate High Court appeal if demand not met.Mordechai Sones, 28/08/2017 23:24
'I agree to primaries but I want a religious party'

'I agree to primaries but I want a religious party'

MK Bezalel Smotrich says the unity between the National Union and Jewish Home won't fall apart over primaries.Hezki Baruch, 07/07/2017 04:46
National Union to Bennett: It is a mistake to abandon us

National Union to Bennett: It is a mistake to abandon us

Party allied with Jewish Home warns Education Minister against abandoning the rightists to court votes from the center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2017 19:11
'Netanyahu's legacy is a Palestinian state in Area C'

'Netanyahu's legacy is a Palestinian state in Area C'

National Union party's secretary-general blasts decision to build housing units in Qalqiliya at the expense of Jews.Ben Ariel, 16/06/2017 03:07
National Union Youth: Barbecue in front of prison

National Union Youth: Barbecue in front of prison

Event aims to break terrorist's spirit, calls government not to surrender, to act diligently to release fallen soldiers Goldin and Shaul.Mordechai Sones, 20/04/2017 11:18
Will failure to resettle Amona residents cause coalition crisis?

Will failure to resettle Amona residents cause coalition crisis?

National Union party leadership calls on its MKs to force government to fulfill promise to Amona residents or renounce coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2017 20:59
'A little more to the right'

'A little more to the right'

National Union campaign looks to nudge Knesset to the right.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2016 20:20
National Union holds first ideological conference

National Union holds first ideological conference

National Union party holds first ideological conference, Minister Naftali Bennett attends as honored guest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2016 08:03
'We need to have one united religious party'

'We need to have one united religious party'

Tekuma faction looking for unity in national-religious camp - and elimination of party primaries.Hezki Baruch, 22/06/2016 16:48
Bennett, Beit El Protestors Face Off At Meeting

Bennett, Beit El Protestors Face Off At Meeting

Tensions surfaced in Jewish Home, as a loud shouting match broke out between Naftali Bennett and party members from Beit El.Moshe Cohen, 20/07/2015 16:41
Minister: We Won't Sit Still for Building Freeze

Minister: We Won't Sit Still for Building Freeze

Uri Ariel confirmed what many Israelis fear - that there is a de facto, if not de jure, building freeze in Judea and Samaria.Yaakov Levi, 20/07/2015 01:14
Crisis Brewing Over 'Creeping Construction Freeze'

Crisis Brewing Over 'Creeping Construction Freeze'

Members of the National Union say that they are considering their options if a slow freeze in Judea and Samaria continues.Yaakov Levi, 19/07/2015 16:04
Ariel Leads Vote to Break from Jewish Home

Ariel Leads Vote to Break from Jewish Home

Ariel supports split from Jewish Home in party vote which ends up in a tie, bringing question to party's rabbis for final decision.Hezki Baruch, 18/12/2014 18:15
MK Horowitz: Look Where Extremism Brings Us

MK Horowitz: Look Where Extremism Brings Us

MK Horowitz (Meretz) condemns the possibility Orit Struk may be left off the National Union list if the party were to join Yachad.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 18/12/2014 11:25
Eli Yishai's New Party Won't Allow Women MKs

Eli Yishai's New Party Won't Allow Women MKs

Pact with National Union looking increasingly unlikely as Yachad party's spiritual head stresses hareidi stance against women MKs.Ido Ben Porat, 16/12/2014 22:54
National Union: There Are Still Gaps with Bennett

National Union: There Are Still Gaps with Bennett

Uri Ariel's National Union/Tekuma rejects reports that a unity agreement with the Jewish Home is close.Hezki Baruch, 16/12/2014 01:15
Ariel Admits to an Ideological Rift with Bennett

Ariel Admits to an Ideological Rift with Bennett

Ariel says unity efforts continue, but maintains that primaries are corrupt and divide continues - amid talk of Yishai partnership.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 05/12/2014 12:21
Bennett and Ariel Trying to Maintain Unity

Bennett and Ariel Trying to Maintain Unity

Jewish Home Chairman and Tekuma Chairman hold positive meeting amid reports that Ariel may form a new party with Shas's Yishai.Hezki Baruch, 05/12/2014 02:12
Ahead of Elections Jewish Home MKs Trade Barbs

Ahead of Elections Jewish Home MKs Trade Barbs

'Arrogant' dig at Tekuma faction gets sharp rebuttal; Jewish Home rep calls to disband National Union; rabbi suggests party split.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 03/12/2014 14:44