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Agriculture Minister: Build in response to terror

Agriculture Minister: Build in response to terror

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel said that part of the answer to terror attacks is to expand construction and prove that we will never leave.Yoel Domb, 09/10/2016 11:37
Hanegbi defends government decision to pay Turkey

Hanegbi defends government decision to pay Turkey

Even the opposition says Netanyahu went too far in his reconciliation deal with Turkey, but Cabinet Minister finds points in his favor.Hillel Fendel, 27/06/2016 12:49
MK: Hamas 'frustrated' over exposed terror tunnels

MK: Hamas 'frustrated' over exposed terror tunnels

Hamas's tunnels the last real weapon it has after Protective Edge, head of Defense Committee says - and it's firing shells to protect them.Tova Dvorin, 06/05/2016 12:06
'The IDF is preparing for all possible scenarios'

'The IDF is preparing for all possible scenarios'

MK confirms that Hamas is still building terror tunnels, rebuilding arsenal - but claims 'we have what to rely on' for the next war.Tova Dvorin, 16/04/2016 20:38
Hanegbi: Crisis over Hevron eviction 'exaggerated'

Hanegbi: Crisis over Hevron eviction 'exaggerated'

Despite asserting gov't is not in crisis, coalition chairman says he will not accept 'threats' from MKs angry about eviction of 200 Jews.Hezki Baruch, 24/01/2016 10:37
Netanyahu warns Likud against leaking recordings

Netanyahu warns Likud against leaking recordings

Prime Minister tells Likud faction meeting that someone caught recording closed talks is on fast track to ending his political career.Ido Ben Porat, 03/12/2015 08:38
Did Barak's Divulgences Harm Israel's Security?

Did Barak's Divulgences Harm Israel's Security?

Foreign Affairs and Defense Comm. chair will investigate why military censor cleared information on possible Iran strike for publication.Cynthia Blank, 23/08/2015 14:07
Lapid: Iran Deal a Great Failure of Foreign Policy

Lapid: Iran Deal a Great Failure of Foreign Policy

Lapid slams PM again as he pushes for an inquiry into Iran deal. Likud minister shoots back: Lapid never left the government over it.Hezki Baruch, 19/07/2015 09:09
Likud MK: Netanyahu Never Said He'd Build

Likud MK: Netanyahu Never Said He'd Build

Likud faction chairman Tzahi Hanegbi claims party never promised to build in Judea-Samaria, as he defends PM refusal to expand communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2015 12:15
Key Likud MK: We Won't Attack if Iran Won't Cheat

Key Likud MK: We Won't Attack if Iran Won't Cheat

MK Tzahi Hanegbi, chair of Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense C'tee, indicates no Israeli attack is imminent.Gil Ronen, 14/07/2015 21:13
Coalition Chairman Mulls a Liberman Return

Coalition Chairman Mulls a Liberman Return

While Likud's Tzahi Hanegbi boasts 'we split the opposition,' there's no certainty Yisrael Beytenu will join Netanyahu's latest government.Cynthia Blank, 09/07/2015 07:54
Hazan Wins Big as Likud Rep on Knesset Committees

Hazan Wins Big as Likud Rep on Knesset Committees

The Knesset's youngest member has weaseled his way into three major committees and will also serve as Deputy Speaker for two years.Hezki Baruch, 01/06/2015 22:56
Hazan to Netanyahu: Don't Treat Me Like a Child

Hazan to Netanyahu: Don't Treat Me Like a Child

The Knesset's youngest MK pushes back against resistance to putting Judea-Samaria bus regulation plan back on the table.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 25/05/2015 19:19
Obama Criticism of Netanyahu 'Hypocritical'

Obama Criticism of Netanyahu 'Hypocritical'

Senior Likud and government official Tzahi Hanegbi fires back at US President for critical comments made in Thursday interview.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2015 15:26
Hanegbi: This Government Can't Last Four Years

Hanegbi: This Government Can't Last Four Years

Likud MK Tzahi Hangebi calls on Liberman to return to coalition, says government can only last if it is broadened in next two months.Cynthia Blank, 17/05/2015 12:06
With Liberman Gone, Who Will Be Foreign Minister?

With Liberman Gone, Who Will Be Foreign Minister?

In past, Minister Erdan and Jewish Home head Bennett were desirous for foreign portfolio, now Steinitz and Hanegbi throw hats into ring.Cynthia Blank, 04/05/2015 18:58
Israeli Ministers Slam 'Failed PA Provocation'

Israeli Ministers Slam 'Failed PA Provocation'

Foreign minister, defense minister and others say PA resolution shows it is committed to delegitimization not Oslo, suggest it be disbanded.Ari Yashar, 31/12/2014 10:09
Hanegbi Appointed Deputy Health Minister

Hanegbi Appointed Deputy Health Minister

Cabinet votes to appoint Tzahi Hanegbi as Deputy Health Minister and Tzipi Hotovely as Deputy Science Minister.Ben Ariel, 24/12/2014 02:14
Hanegbi Rules Out Elections in 2015

Hanegbi Rules Out Elections in 2015

Deputy Foreign Minister says no one in the coalition or opposition has a reason to want elections at the present time.Yishai Karov and Elad Benari, 17/11/2014 04:42
Hanegbi: Hamas Likely to Restart Hostilities

Hanegbi: Hamas Likely to Restart Hostilities

Unless Israel gives in to its demands, Islamist terror group likely to resume violence, says Tzahi Hanegbi - but not quite yet.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2014 13:26
 Israel Hails US anti-IS Push, But Worries on Iran

Israel Hails US anti-IS Push, But Worries on Iran

Israeli ministers voice support for anti-Islamic State coalition, but worried that Obama admin drawing closer to Tehran as a result.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2014 13:17
Netanyahu Decides on Chair of Key Committee

Netanyahu Decides on Chair of Key Committee

Ofer Shelah and Ze'ev Elkin to serve as rotating heads of Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/05/2014 23:11
Herzog Takes Coalition to Court Over Committee

Herzog Takes Coalition to Court Over Committee

Opposition leader files appeal in protest of delay in the appointment of a chairman to Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Elad Benari, 27/02/2014 05:44
'The Kerry Plan? Don't Worry about It'

'The Kerry Plan? Don't Worry about It'

Netanyahu confidant MK Tzahi Hanegbi declares to Arutz Sheva that there is no need to be concerned about the US 'framework for peace.'Tova Dvorin, 17/02/2014 21:58
Still No Chairman for Knesset's Defense C'tee

Still No Chairman for Knesset's Defense C'tee

Speaker Edelstein says Netanyahu, Lapid are not close to agreeing on a chairman for the key committee.Gil Ronen, 16/02/2014 20:49
Outrage Continues Over US Spying Allegations

Outrage Continues Over US Spying Allegations

US 'spied on former Defense Minister from apartment across the street'. Netanyahu: We don't need special occasion to demand Pollard release.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2013 13:07
'Olmert Thinks Israel is America's Slave'

'Olmert Thinks Israel is America's Slave'

MK Tzahi Hanegbi (Likud) defends Netanyahu after ex-PM Olmert accused him of 'waging war' on Obama.Gil Ronen, 02/12/2013 11:55
Report: Livni, Erekat Weigh Land Transfer Proposal

Report: Livni, Erekat Weigh Land Transfer Proposal

Transfer of land around Shechem is reportedly tabled in return for Israel's annexation of areas in Judea and Samaria.Adam Ross, 16/10/2013 11:43
Hanegbi: U.S. Wasting Time Talking with Iran

Hanegbi: U.S. Wasting Time Talking with Iran

Former Kadima MK Tzahi Hanegbi criticizes U.S. conduct on Iran, hopes that Israel will take matters into its own hands if necessary.Elad Benari, 22/06/2012 06:13