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Expert: Governance Bill Changes Too Much, Too Soon

Expert: Governance Bill Changes Too Much, Too Soon

Political scientist speaks to Arutz Sheva on Opposition's resistance to the bill, why political decisions need to be implemented over time.Tova Dvorin, 11/03/2014 11:22
Referendum Law Approved for Second, Third Readings

Referendum Law Approved for Second, Third Readings

Law which would require Knesset majority approval to give away land is a step closer to becoming a Basic Law.Tova Dvorin, 12/02/2014 17:39
Massive Explosions Rock Cairo's Police HQ

Massive Explosions Rock Cairo's Police HQ

Car bomb destroys part of headquarters, second blast targets subway station. Timed for anniversary of uprising that toppled Mubarak.Ari Yashar, 24/01/2014 08:29
Egypt Government Hails High Referendum Turnout

Egypt Government Hails High Referendum Turnout

Preliminary tallies suggest that more than 90 percent of Egyptians have voted in favor of the new constitution.Elad Benari, 17/01/2014 05:39
Egyptian Official Hints Constitution Approved

Egyptian Official Hints Constitution Approved

95% of voters may have approved Egypt's new constitution, says official as vote counting is underway.Elad Benari, 16/01/2014 04:16
Muslim Brotherhood Warned Ahead of Referendum

Muslim Brotherhood Warned Ahead of Referendum

Egypt's interior minister warns the Muslim Brotherhood that troops will use unprecedented force if vote on new constitution is disrupted.Elad Benari, 14/01/2014 05:37
Danon Warns: Referendum Idea is Dangerous

Danon Warns: Referendum Idea is Dangerous

Dep. Defense Minister says nationalists are wrong to rely on the promise that no land will be ceded without a referendum.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2014 13:29
Morsi Supporters to Boycott Referendum

Morsi Supporters to Boycott Referendum

The Islamist supporters of deposed Egyptian president announce they will boycott a referendum on a new constitution next month.Elad Benari, 17/12/2013 04:12
Date Announced for Egypt Referendum

Date Announced for Egypt Referendum

A referendum on Egypt's draft constitution will be held on January 14-15, says interim President Adly Mansour.Elad Benari, 15/12/2013 04:00
Poll: Majority of Israelis Oppose Concessions

Poll: Majority of Israelis Oppose Concessions

Survey by Israel Democracy Institute reveals wide public support for referendum on any peace deal, opposition to more Israeli concessions.Ari Soffer, 06/08/2013 12:32
Cabinet Okays Referendum Bill for Israel-PA Deals

Cabinet Okays Referendum Bill for Israel-PA Deals

The Cabinet passes a referendum bill to require the approval of the entire citizenry of Israel before any agreement with the PA passes.Chana Ya'ar, 28/07/2013 16:07
Why Left and Right Agree on Referendum

Why Left and Right Agree on Referendum

MKs from Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua agree the nation should have a chance to vote on Israel-PA agreement.Maayana Miskin, 26/07/2013 10:52
PA Wants Referendum on Peace Deal

PA Wants Referendum on Peace Deal

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas says he will hold a referendum over any final status agreement reached with Israel before signing the dotted lineChana Ya'ar, 22/07/2013 14:11
Bennett: Referendum Law or No Budget

Bennett: Referendum Law or No Budget

Bayit Yehudi supports Netanayhu initiative to bring any “peace deal” to a plebiscite. Livni, Lieberman unite in oppositionGil Ronen, 22/07/2013 11:59
PM: Referendum Before Any Deal With the PA

PM: Referendum Before Any Deal With the PA

A referendum will be called before Israel surrenders any land to a PA state, Prime Minister Netanyahu saidDavid Lev, 02/05/2013 13:41
Lieberman: Referendum a Bad Idea

Lieberman: Referendum a Bad Idea

Yisrael Beyteinu chairman Avigdor Lieberman said that he opposed holding a referendum on withdrawal from Judea and SamariaDavid Lev, 29/04/2013 16:10
Clinton: Israeli Vote Doesn't Close Door to Peace

Clinton: Israeli Vote Doesn't Close Door to Peace

The outcome of Israel's elections did not torpedo hopes for peace with PA, but instead opened up a new chance for dialogue, Clinton said. Rachel Hirshfeld , 30/01/2013 01:14
Egypt Tense as Voting on Referendum Begins

Egypt Tense as Voting on Referendum Begins

Morsi's opposition accuses Muslim Brotherhood of vote rigging in first day of vote on new constitution.Elad Benari, 16/12/2012 01:21
Referendum Law Passes

Referendum Law Passes

Referendum bill passes in Knesset with a majority of 65 MKs. Kadima leader Tzipi Livni earlier made a U-turn on the bill.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu and Elad Benari, 22/11/2010 23:55
Vote on Referendum Bill

Vote on Referendum Bill

The law would require a national referendum on future land-for-peace deals involving territory under Israeli sovereignty. Gil Ronen, 21/11/2010 21:57
Referendum on Land Surrenders

Referendum on Land Surrenders

A Cabinet panel puts teeth into a law requiring a plebiscite before any surrender of Jerusalem or the Golan. Judea and Samaria may be next.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/10/2010 17:22
Netanyahu Seeks Referendum

Netanyahu Seeks Referendum

PM Netanyahu is reported to be pushing for a national referendum on any future deal with the PA.Maayana Miskin, 20/09/2010 22:38
J'lem-Golan Bill Passes Hurdle

J'lem-Golan Bill Passes Hurdle

A nat'l referendum must be held before any part of Golan or Jerusalem is given away, according to a bill that has now passed a significant hurdle.Hillel Fendel, 14/07/2010 11:16
Referendum, for Direct Democracy

Referendum, for Direct Democracy

Political expert Prof. Avi Diskin explains the benefits and drawbacks of holding a national referendum.Maayana Miskin, 01/11/2009 21:43
Likud Delays Referendum Vote

Likud Delays Referendum Vote

The vote on a bill that would force a referendum before withdrawal from Israeli land is canceled due to a Likud minister's last-minute appeal.Maayana Miskin, 26/10/2009 21:23