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After Shas, Likud, & Jewish Home: Amsalem announces Knesset bid

After Shas, Likud, & Jewish Home: Amsalem announces Knesset bid

Former MK Haim Amsalem announces plans to run for Knesset with his Am Shalem party, after leaving Shas, Likud, and the Jewish Home.David Rosenberg, 07/01/2018 17:29
'Shas lost its appeal the moment Rabbi Ovadia Yosef died'

'Shas lost its appeal the moment Rabbi Ovadia Yosef died'

Former Shas MK Rabbi Haim Amsalem says party becoming more like the polarizing Ashkenazi haredi factions, is alienating moderate Sephardim.Benny Toker, 29/10/2017 17:56
'Shas is bleeding, I will bring party more seats'

'Shas is bleeding, I will bring party more seats'

Ex-Shas MK tells Arutz Sheva party dying because it has become like an Ashkenazi haredi party, investigations against Aryeh Deri.Benny Tocker and Hezki Baruch, 01/06/2017 18:08
Rabbi Haim Amsalem joins Jewish Home party

Rabbi Haim Amsalem joins Jewish Home party

Rabbi Haim Amsalem, formerly of Shas and Am Shalem, joins Jewish Home. Says he was motivated by their concern for Sephardim.Ido Ben-Porat, 15/07/2016 09:52
Rabbi Amsalem Asks to Join with Jewish Home Party

Rabbi Amsalem Asks to Join with Jewish Home Party

Amsalem, who split from Shas and failed in last elections with Am Shalem party, says Jewish Home is his 'natural place.'Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 17/12/2014 14:35
Rabbi Amsalem Considering Several Offers

Rabbi Amsalem Considering Several Offers

Am Shalem party, which failed to pass the threshold in the last elections, considering how to proceed ahead of the next elections.Hezki Baruch, 03/12/2014 04:46
R. Amsalem: Shas Leader Wrong on Haredi Colleges

R. Amsalem: Shas Leader Wrong on Haredi Colleges

A ruling by a top Shas rabbi against women learning in haredi colleges won't help anyone, said Rabbi Haim AmsalemMoshe Cohen, 26/06/2014 08:20
Rabbi Yosef Death  'Ends Chapter in Shas History'

Rabbi Yosef Death 'Ends Chapter in Shas History'

Whole Nation party's Rabbi Haim Amsalem says Shas party no longer has the appeal to reach out to a wide sector of Israeli Jews.Adam Ross, 17/10/2013 10:36
Amsallem: I Should've Joined Bayit Yehudi

Amsallem: I Should've Joined Bayit Yehudi

Former Shas MK regrets not joining forces with Bayit Yehudi in the last elections.Gil Ronen, 28/08/2013 11:06
MK Amsallem: Deri, You're No True Sephardi

MK Amsallem: Deri, You're No True Sephardi

Renegade ex-Shas MK continues to attack Shas, says it can't speak for Sephardim.Gil Ronen, 27/12/2012 21:01
MKs Honor Physician Who Defeated Arab Libel Suit

MKs Honor Physician Who Defeated Arab Libel Suit

Members of Israel’s Knesset host Dr. Yehuda David, who was sued for slander by an Arab and acquitted by the French Supreme Court.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 23/02/2012 03:12