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Ra'am MK passes away after heart attack

Ra'am MK passes away after heart attack

MK Saeed Alkharumi from Ra’am party passes away from heart attack at 49.Elad Benari, 25/08/2021 05:04
MK Abbas informed on contacts between coalition and Joint List

MK Abbas informed on contacts between coalition and Joint List

Ra'am chairman calls on Joint List to use his party as a liaison to Naftali Bennett and Yair Lapid's coalition.Dalit Halevi, 04/08/2021 03:12
Ra’am party shows its true colors

Ra’am party shows its true colors

The Islamist party is trying to have it both ways - work to better Israeli Arabs’ lives while also embracing Hamas-style radicalism.Op-ed.Nadav Shragai, 20/07/2021 13:11
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
Ra'am to oppose cannabis law: 'Religious matter'

Ra'am to oppose cannabis law: 'Religious matter'

Coalition struggles to garner enough votes for bill to decriminalize marijuana possession soon after failing to pass Citizenship Law.Hezki Baruch, 14/07/2021 17:19
The Trojan horse in Israel's Knesset

The Trojan horse in Israel's Knesset

We now see what appears to be the acceptance of anti- Israel saboteurs among its ruling body. Op-ed.Alan Bergstein, 14/07/2021 12:00
Netanyahu: Bennett surrendered to Ra'am in just 3 hours

Netanyahu: Bennett surrendered to Ra'am in just 3 hours

Opposition leader: Bennett gave water to Jordan as Jordan gave an oil pipeline to Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 16:26
Bennett gives in to Ra'am's demands: Bedouin affairs to be transferred to Welfare Min.

Bennett gives in to Ra'am's demands: Bedouin affairs to be transferred to Welfare Min.

The government approved transfer of the Bedouin Development and Settlement Authority from the Ministry of Economy to Welfare.Hezki Baruch, 11/07/2021 20:28
American anti-Semitism, Israeli paralysis

American anti-Semitism, Israeli paralysis

All signs indicate that the new Lapid-Bennett government is incapable of contending with the problem of Jew hatred in America. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 27/06/2021 18:06
Ra'am MK: We used Netanyahu as a stepping stone

Ra'am MK: We used Netanyahu as a stepping stone

Ra'am MK says his party "taught Netanyahu a lesson," using him to gain legitimacy as an Arab party in a coalition government.i24NEWS, 23/06/2021 11:00
Ra'am MK threatens stability of new government

Ra'am MK threatens stability of new government

MK Saeed Alkharumi threatens to act against Bennett-Lapid government if no agreement is reached on unrecognized Bedouin villages.Dalit Halevi, 17/06/2021 05:42
Mansour Abbas: We will demand to address the 'historical injustice'

Mansour Abbas: We will demand to address the 'historical injustice'

Ra'am chairman says his party's achievements in the coalition negotiations "are the starting point and not the end point."Dalit Halevi, 15/06/2021 05:40
Could a rebel Ra'am MK prevent the formation of the government?

Could a rebel Ra'am MK prevent the formation of the government?

Netanyahu, Deri putting pressure on MK Said al-Harumi to vote against formation of new government today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 12:42
MK Waleed Taha: Israel contaminates Al Aqsa Mosque

MK Waleed Taha: Israel contaminates Al Aqsa Mosque

MK Taha, of the United Arab List, accuses Israel of 'contaminating' Al Aqsa Mosque, 'aggression' in Jerusalem and Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 09:21
Mansour Abbas: We are part of the Palestinian people

Mansour Abbas: We are part of the Palestinian people

Ra'am chairman in interview with Jordanian channel: We support Al-Aqsa, guard the mosque, invest in development in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2021 06:44
UAL agreement: Most illegal Bedouin villages to be recognized by government

UAL agreement: Most illegal Bedouin villages to be recognized by government

United Arab List's coalition agreement with Yesh Atid: Over 52b poured into plans for Arab sector, no enforcement of construction laws.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 08:56
Yamina refuses coalition demands made by United Arab List

Yamina refuses coalition demands made by United Arab List

As part of coalition talks, United Arab List demands cancellation of law allowing improved enforcement of construction laws. Yamina refuses.Hezki Baruch , 02/06/2021 15:50
Ra'am chairman calls for calm

Ra'am chairman calls for calm

Mansour Abbas in statement to the Arab public following two days of violence: We must prevent further escalation.Elad Benari, 11/05/2021 23:47
Ra'am freezes contacts with Bennett and Lapid

Ra'am freezes contacts with Bennett and Lapid

Mansour Abbas wants to wait for calm before resuming negotiations on formation of a government.Hezki Baruch, 11/05/2021 03:29
These are the United Arab List's coalition demands

These are the United Arab List's coalition demands

United Arab List's demands for aiding creation of government include no harm to family, religious, values; solution for illegal settlements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/05/2021 21:43
Something to worry about…

Something to worry about…

The deadlock in which Israel’s political system is mired is in large measure the result of judicial disregard—or distortion—of the law.Op-edDr. Martin Sherman, 07/05/2021 00:28
A Marshall Plan for Palestinian Arabs? Islamists in the Knesset?

A Marshall Plan for Palestinian Arabs? Islamists in the Knesset?

Islamists in Israel's government is as disastrous a 'policy of appeasement' as Chamberlain's was. And the PA is not postwar Dresden. Op-ed.L. Charm Tenenbaum, 03/05/2021 20:14
A Jewish Government reliant on the Muslim Brotherhood

A Jewish Government reliant on the Muslim Brotherhood

Such a government will give Bibi enormous strength and leverage in dealing with Biden and Blinken, so it's not all bad. Op-edRabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 10/04/2021 23:59
The Jewish Arab State

The Jewish Arab State

How did it come about that an Arab party that aligns itself with Israel's enemies is suggested as a member of Israel's government? Op-ed.Tzvi Fishman, 05/04/2021 07:24
Can a Right Wing Coalition contain the Israeli Arab Ra’am party within it?

Can a Right Wing Coalition contain the Israeli Arab Ra’am party within it?

The Middle East neighborhood does not make Israeli Arabs pine for an Arab society, but will Ra'am dump ideology to help its voters? Op-ed.Douglas Altabef, 31/03/2021 18:00
The secret negotiations channel between Shas and United Arab List

The secret negotiations channel between Shas and United Arab List

United Arab List in talks with Shas, Likud, as well as with Yesh Atid, report says. UAL chief Mansour Abbas: 'We're not ruling anyone out.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2021 11:25
Report: Lapid held secret meeting with Ra'am leader

Report: Lapid held secret meeting with Ra'am leader

The chairman of Yesh Atid met the chairman of Ra'am about five weeks ago, according to Channel 12 News.Ben Ariel, 17/03/2021 04:08
Ra'am expected to remain out of Knesset, Joint Arab List down to 8 seats

Ra'am expected to remain out of Knesset, Joint Arab List down to 8 seats

With 14 days left till Knesset elections, Israeli Arabs are expected to come out in lower numbers than previous rounds.ILTV, 09/03/2021 21:43
'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
Will the Joint List split up?

Will the Joint List split up?

Growing speculation that Ra'am party, led by Mansour Abbas, will run on a separate ticket in the next election.Elad Benari, 14/12/2020 05:06
Arab MK: We will work to repeal the Nationality Law

Arab MK: We will work to repeal the Nationality Law

Ra'am head MK Mansour Abbas clarifies he views the Nationality Law as racist and will work to repeal it.Dalit Halevi, 04/12/2020 03:03
Three Arab parties announce joint run

Three Arab parties announce joint run

Three Arab parties unite under single list, MK Odeh promises fourth will join this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2019 20:55
Arab MK Warns Book Stores: Don't Stock Hebdo

Arab MK Warns Book Stores: Don't Stock Hebdo

MK Ibrahim Sarsur says insulting Mohammed is a 'red line', after major book chain reportedly drops plan for magazine promotion.Moshe Cohen, 25/01/2015 09:20
Arab MK Sarsour Meets Senior Member of Hamas

Arab MK Sarsour Meets Senior Member of Hamas

Arab MK Ibrahim Sarsour met Hamas member Aziz Duwaik to congratulate him on his release from an Israeli prison.Elad Benari, 25/07/2012 02:18
Arab Party Under Fire for Funding Terrorists

Arab Party Under Fire for Funding Terrorists

MKs from both right and left call to disqualify Ra'am faction over State Comptroller's finding that it used tax money to fund terrorists.Elad Benari, 03/11/2011 22:32