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British PM demands new elections

British PM demands new elections

British PM Boris Johnson demands new elections in October after Parliament votes to delay Brexit.Gary Willig, 04/09/2019 22:24
First time: IDF reservists in British Parliament

First time: IDF reservists in British Parliament

IDF reservists testify to British Parliament about terrorists' use of human shields, abuse of civilian population.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2019 17:13
Swastika found in British Parliament

Swastika found in British Parliament

Elevator inside British Parliament found vandalized with swastika. 'It is unbelievable, but true.'David Rosenberg, 22/05/2019 08:33
London Jewish siblings among Sri Lanka bombing victims

London Jewish siblings among Sri Lanka bombing victims

Teenage brother and sister with dual US-UK citizenship eulogized in British Parliament after being murdered in Sri Lanka bombings.Cnaan Lipshitz,JTA, 24/04/2019 22:25
Australian leaders praise Israel to mark 70 years of relations

Australian leaders praise Israel to mark 70 years of relations

Australian PM, opposition leader reinforce bond between Israel, Australia in parliament speeches marking 70 years of friendship with Israel.Henry Benjamin, JTA, 20/02/2019 19:20
Knesset speaker slams pro-BDS bill in letter to Irish parliament

Knesset speaker slams pro-BDS bill in letter to Irish parliament

'This is a blatant effort to meddle in Israel’s domestic policy, and one that we cannot overlook.'Uzi Baruch, 29/01/2019 14:17
Theresa May survives no-confidence vote

Theresa May survives no-confidence vote

British government holds on by 19-vote margin one day after crushing defeat in vote on Brexit deal.Gary Willig, 16/01/2019 21:58
British Parliament votes down Brexit deal

British Parliament votes down Brexit deal

Brexit deal defeated by record-breaking 230 vote margin in stinging rebuke to PM May.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2019 21:41
Corbyn's minor apologies for major malice

Corbyn's minor apologies for major malice

Corbyn picks and chooses what he is wiling to apologize for. Also what he refuses to apologize for.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/10/2018 18:48
UK Labour leader hosted Hamas members in Parliament

UK Labour leader hosted Hamas members in Parliament

Labour chief Jeremy Corbyn welcomed Hamas members and other extremists who called for attacks on Royal Navy.David Rosenberg, 21/08/2018 13:58
'Is the UK funding the terrorists who tried to murder me?'

'Is the UK funding the terrorists who tried to murder me?'

British woman stabbed, left for dead by PA terrorists who murdered her friend presses UK to investigate if funds are going to her attackers.David Rosenberg, 12/01/2018 08:57
Motions on Jerusalem, Palestinian state fail at Dutch parliament

Motions on Jerusalem, Palestinian state fail at Dutch parliament

Motion to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and countermotion to recognize Palestinian state both struck down at Dutch parliament.JTA, 22/11/2017 15:46
Pro-Israel party forms coalition with May

Pro-Israel party forms coalition with May

Northern Ireland Democratic Unionist Party joins coalition with Conservatives to form majority in British Parliament.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2017 21:47
Swiss parliament votes to end funding of anti-Semitic NGOs

Swiss parliament votes to end funding of anti-Semitic NGOs

Legislation to end funding for NGOs that are vehicles for incitement and anti-Semitism passes final vote in upper house of Swiss parliament.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2017 14:17
Iran: Shooting in Parliament

Iran: Shooting in Parliament

Two separate Iran shootings claim eleven lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2017 12:25
IDF arrests Hamas member of PA parliament

IDF arrests Hamas member of PA parliament

Female Hamas member becomes tenth PA parliament member under arrest in Israeli jail.AFP, 09/03/2017 13:45
Dismay after Hezbollah flags fly at UK rally

Dismay after Hezbollah flags fly at UK rally

Concerns to be referred to UK Home Secretary after authorities failed to intervene when terrorist group’s emblem proudly waved during rally.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 07/07/2016 20:26
British MP criticizes Labour leader

British MP criticizes Labour leader

Jewish Labour MP Louise Ellen says Jeremy Corbyn not doing enough to stamp out anti-Semitism in party.Shoshana Miskin, 04/04/2016 11:04
'Neo-Nazi' party elected to Slovakian parliament

'Neo-Nazi' party elected to Slovakian parliament

Our Slovakia party gains 14 parliamentary seats in Slovakia’s elections.Shoshana Miskin, 07/03/2016 12:08
Greek parliament recognizes 'Palestine'

Greek parliament recognizes 'Palestine'

Palestinian Authority recognized as 'state' during Abbas visit. But will it have practical significance?Tova Dvorin, 22/12/2015 12:04
EU Parliamentarian: The Writing is On the Wall

EU Parliamentarian: The Writing is On the Wall

EU Parliamentarian Meir Haviv said that the Jews of Europe felt they were facing the same dangers their parents and grandparents had.Moshe Cohen, 16/04/2015 03:15
Women's Rights Advance in Morocco

Women's Rights Advance in Morocco

MPs in Morocco vote to ban antiquated loophole allowing men guilty of sexual assault to evade jail time if they marry their victims.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 24/02/2014 23:13
Libya: Army Calls for Suspension of Parliament

Libya: Army Calls for Suspension of Parliament

Libyan military calls for parliament to be suspended, presidential committee to rule amidst rumors of coup.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 14/02/2014 13:10
Most Active Nationalist MKs: Levin and Struk

Most Active Nationalist MKs: Levin and Struk

Watchdog NGO releases 2013 scores for most active legislators from nationalist camp.Ari Yashar, 08/01/2014 11:36
Tunisia: 'Only a Muslim Can Be President'

Tunisia: 'Only a Muslim Can Be President'

Tunisian Parliament passes law stating that Islam is state religion - and as such, President can only be Muslim as a 'good citizen.'Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 06/01/2014 22:11
Historic Gathering to Combat Anti-Semitism

Historic Gathering to Combat Anti-Semitism

The objective of the mission is two-fold: to not just remember the Holocaust, but to make sure it never happens again.Arutz Sheva, 30/09/2013 17:57
Polish Vote 'Clear Violation of Religious Freedom'

Polish Vote 'Clear Violation of Religious Freedom'

Vote on ritual slaughter in Poland "was a clear violation of religious freedom, supported by ignorance of some and bigotry of others"Rina Tzvi , 14/07/2013 14:40
Knesset Speaker Shocked by UK MP's 'Jew' Remark

Knesset Speaker Shocked by UK MP's 'Jew' Remark

Edelstein writes House of Commons regarding slur by MP Patrick Mercer, captured on video, and growing anti-Semitism in Parliament.Gil Ronen, 09/06/2013 17:11
Bulgarian 'Ataka' Party Follows Neo-Nazi Trends

Bulgarian 'Ataka' Party Follows Neo-Nazi Trends

Bulgarian 'Ataka' party follows neo-Nazi tides, gaining sizable portion of popular vote in country's parliamentary elections.Arutz Sheva staff, 16/05/2013 13:37
Irate Jordanian MP Draws Gun in Parliament

Irate Jordanian MP Draws Gun in Parliament

A Jordanian MP, angered by a fellow deputy accusing the premier of corruption, attempted to draw a pistol during a parliamentary session. Rachel Hirshfeld, 07/03/2013 15:35
Hungarian MP Announces Jewish Identity

Hungarian MP Announces Jewish Identity

Confronting recent anti-Semitic events that have plagued parliament, Hungarian minister revealed he is Jewish, "like it or not."Rachel Hirshfeld , 19/12/2012 09:00
Backbenchers Wary Of House Of Lords Reform Plan

Backbenchers Wary Of House Of Lords Reform Plan

David Cameron is facing a revolt in his party over his support for House of Lords Reform.Amiel Ungar, 28/06/2012 21:33
Yemen Rabbi Calls for Jewish Seats in Parliament

Yemen Rabbi Calls for Jewish Seats in Parliament

The Chief Rabbi of Yemen has called on the country's president to allow the Jewish community to be represented in the country's parliament.Rachel Hirshfeld, 22/05/2012 14:22
British MP under Probe for Celebrating Nazis

British MP under Probe for Celebrating Nazis

A British legislator in Cameron’s government has lost a key post and is under probe for celebrating at a Nazi costume stag party. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/12/2011 14:21