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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
Ra'am MK Mazen Ghainem: If Israel fires on Gaza, I'll topple the government

Ra'am MK Mazen Ghainem: If Israel fires on Gaza, I'll topple the government

"I abstained on the Citizenship Law because I didn't want to overthrow the government, but we have clear red lines."Y Rabinovitz, 11/07/2021 13:10
Citizenship Law crisis: Shaked in contact with Mansour Abbas

Citizenship Law crisis: Shaked in contact with Mansour Abbas

Interior Minister hopes offer of humanitarian aid to PA families will ensure passage of bill. 2 Ra'am members to oppose bill regardless.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 20:04
Final: Meretz will vote against Citizenship Law

Final: Meretz will vote against Citizenship Law

Current law expires next Tuesday. Government lacks a majority to renew.Hezki Baruch, 01/07/2021 14:13
Security assessment: Northern Branch of Islamic Movement gaining in strength

Security assessment: Northern Branch of Islamic Movement gaining in strength

Despite being outlawed, Northern Branch is growing, cooperating, more with Southern Branch which is allied with United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 11:44
Shaked's ultimatum to Ra'am and Meretz

Shaked's ultimatum to Ra'am and Meretz

Interior Minister issues warning to left-wing, Arab party over their refusal to support extension of Family Reunification Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 22:18
Poised to lose vote, gov't stalls on Citizenship Law

Poised to lose vote, gov't stalls on Citizenship Law

Insults traded at stormy Knesset committee session as government struggles to craft creative solution to Citizenship Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2021 22:38
Ra'am MK vows party will oppose Family Reunification Law

Ra'am MK vows party will oppose Family Reunification Law

MK Walid Taha says he will continue to oppose extension of 'racist' law despite agreement by party leader Mansour Abbas to allow its passageArutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2021 16:44
Communications Minister Yoaz Hendel: Likud is choosing 'Bibi-ology' over ideology

Communications Minister Yoaz Hendel: Likud is choosing 'Bibi-ology' over ideology

"Now that Netanyahu is no longer premier, as far as they are concerned, the State can burn," New Hope MK accuses.Ido Ben Porat, 22/06/2021 10:31
Rabbi Meir Mazuz: Smotrich will pay for his deeds

Rabbi Meir Mazuz: Smotrich will pay for his deeds

Head of Kisei Rahamim yeshiva attacks head of Religious Zionism party for refusal to form right-wing government with Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2021 09:01
MK Mansour Abbas: 'I hope the flag parade passes without escalation'

MK Mansour Abbas: 'I hope the flag parade passes without escalation'

'If we argue about everything, there's no question this coalition will break apart,' says MK Abbas, head of the United Arab List.103FM, 15/06/2021 12:47
United Arab List chief: We will return state land to our people

United Arab List chief: We will return state land to our people

Coalition partner in incoming government addresses Knesset in Arabic. 'No one sold out the Negev, it will stay part of Israel.'Hezki Baruch, 13/06/2021 19:13
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 to be deputy minister, housing demolitions to be frozen

Mansour Abbas to be deputy minister, housing demolitions to be frozen

Details agreement with Ra'am party revealed. Bennett, Lapid to ask A-G to lift all fines and sanctions on illegal Arab construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 21:34
Mansour Abbas: I preferred to work with a right-wing government

Mansour Abbas: I preferred to work with a right-wing government

UAL leader says any deal with the right would apply to the left and center, his party received a lot but not everything it wanted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 22:52
MK Mansour Abbas: 'I held talks with PM Netanyahu yesterday'

MK Mansour Abbas: 'I held talks with PM Netanyahu yesterday'

'I held negotiations with both sides, there was an open relationship and we spoke about everything,' United Arab List chief MK Abbas says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 11:47
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
New gov't planning sweeping concessions to Bedouin sector

New gov't planning sweeping concessions to Bedouin sector

'Bennett is selling out Zionism,' says Smotrich. United Arab List claims opposition leaders have agreed to unprecedented concessions.Hezki Baruch, 01/06/2021 11:45
Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

Mansour Abbas visits torched Lod synagogue

United Arab List chairman visits town wracked by anti-Jewish riots, says attacks on synagogues violate Islamic values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 15:25
'It all depends on Abbas' say members of 'bloc for change'

'It all depends on Abbas' say members of 'bloc for change'

Despite the violence, Lapid and his supporters continue efforts to build 'unity government' - even with the United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 10:53
Progress in coalition talks by the 'bloc for change'

Progress in coalition talks by the 'bloc for change'

Parties in anti-Netanyahu bloc made significant progress in coalition negotiations, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 14:51
Likud MKs: 'We didn't try to form a government with the United Arab List'

Likud MKs: 'We didn't try to form a government with the United Arab List'

'Netanyahu never thought, planned, or wanted to form a gov't based on abstention of Mansour Abbas,' Likud's MK Shlomo Karhi claims.Ido Ben Porat, 10/05/2021 11:26
Netanyahu hopes Mansour Abbas will stop Bennett-Lapid government

Netanyahu hopes Mansour Abbas will stop Bennett-Lapid government

Likud still believes United Arab List leader prefers right-wing government to left-wing government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 07:44
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
Rabbinical letter against forming govt. relying on Arab party

Rabbinical letter against forming govt. relying on Arab party

Leading religious Zionist rabbis sign letter supporting Bezalel Smotrich's position against forming government with United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 21:13
Political drama: United Arab List thwarts Likud proposal

Political drama: United Arab List thwarts Likud proposal

Netanyahu's opponents to control key committee despite Yamina agreement to support Likud proposal for its composition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 19:03
Mansour Abbas does not rule out Bennett as PM

Mansour Abbas does not rule out Bennett as PM

United Arab List leader slams those who seek to boycott his party, says he does not reject any option.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 15:29
Smotrich: Elections preferable to destroying the right and Zionism

Smotrich: Elections preferable to destroying the right and Zionism

MK Smotrich reiterates opposition to forming government with United Arab List. 'History will not forgive those who support this.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2021 14:57
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu's condition for sitting with United Arab List

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu's condition for sitting with United Arab List

Tzfat Chief Rabbi says there is no 'decree from heaven' against talking with, sitting with Arab party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2021 16:46
Netanyahu's solution? Smotrich supporting government from outside

Netanyahu's solution? Smotrich supporting government from outside

Sources in Likud believe Smotrich supporting government from outside would allow him to keep his word about not accepting UAL support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 21:40
Smotrich 'angry but silent' as Netanyahu reaches out to Abbas

Smotrich 'angry but silent' as Netanyahu reaches out to Abbas

Religious Zionism leader reportedly refuses to accept call from PM as Netanyahu reaches out to United Arab List leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2021 23:00
Mansour Abbas in contact with left and right in coalition talks

Mansour Abbas in contact with left and right in coalition talks

United Arab List leader tells Turkish news his redlines are the wellbeing of Israel's Arab sector.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2021 16:48
Father of slain soldier to Netanyahu: Don't sit with Joint List

Father of slain soldier to Netanyahu: Don't sit with Joint List

Father of Shir Hajaj, murdered at the age of 22, calls on PM to avoid partnering with terror supporters 'even if it serves his purpose.'Hezki Baruch, 30/03/2021 15:38
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
Likud fears anti-Netanyahu bloc will make Mansour Abbas Knesset speaker

Likud fears anti-Netanyahu bloc will make Mansour Abbas Knesset speaker

Associates of PM Netanyahu say he does not rule out working together with United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2021 22:49
Will Likud form a government with United Arab List?

Will Likud form a government with United Arab List?

Fierce debate within the Likud over whether to open coalition negotiations with Mansour Abbas' United Arab List.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2021 14:16
An election where the tail wagged the dog

An election where the tail wagged the dog

Ilhan Omar has every reason to rejoice, as does Rashida Tlaib (D. Michigan), as together, their team, the Arab Joint List, has managed to vote as a bloc, giving it 12-to-13 Knesset seats, A good day for the two anti-Zionist congresswomen. Jack Engelhard, 18/09/2019 22:52
Watch: Nazareth Mayor Slams Arab MK

Watch: Nazareth Mayor Slams Arab MK

Nazareth Mayor Ali Salam had it out with the head of the United Arab List, Ayman Odeh, accusing him of “ruining” the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015 00:16
New Bill: Fine Arab MKs Who Incite Against Israel

New Bill: Fine Arab MKs Who Incite Against Israel

Likud MK David Bitan plans to introduce legislation that would impose huge fines on MKs who incite to violence.Yaakov Levi, 11/10/2015 16:13
Arab MKs to Test Netanyahu's Temple Mount Ban

Arab MKs to Test Netanyahu's Temple Mount Ban

Ahmed Tibi and other Arab Mks plan to protest - and test PM Netanyahu's declaration that all MKs are banned from the Temple Mount.Yaakov Levi, 08/10/2015 12:22
Arab MK: PM 'Dare Not' Ban Us from Temple Mount

Arab MK: PM 'Dare Not' Ban Us from Temple Mount

Ayman Odeh slams Temple Mount ban on Arab MKs, claims Netanyahu has no 'authority' to prevent Arab visits to the site.Yaakov Levi, 08/10/2015 11:24
Elkin: Ban Arab MKs from Temple Mount

Elkin: Ban Arab MKs from Temple Mount

Arab MKs are the real inciters on the Temple Mount, says Minister Ze'ev Elkin - so what aren't they being banned, like Jewish MKs?Yaakov Levi, 08/10/2015 08:27
Arab MKs Slam Ghattas for Flotilla Participation

Arab MKs Slam Ghattas for Flotilla Participation

Surprising condemnation from Joint List: 'Ghattas is serving the Arabs of Gaza, causing problems for the party.'Moshe Cohen and Ari Soffer, 25/06/2015 10:22
Liberman Slams PM over Joint Arab List Meeting

Liberman Slams PM over Joint Arab List Meeting

Describing Odeh as one of Israel's "fiercest opponents," Liberman denounces Netanyahu for agreeing to meet with the Joint Arab List chair.Yaakov Levi, 21/05/2015 09:26
The New Knesset's National Paralysis List

The New Knesset's National Paralysis List

It is called the United Arab List, it is third in size in the Knesset, but not to worry.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 30/04/2015 08:38
Arab List Head 'Fought Police at Every Protest'

Arab List Head 'Fought Police at Every Protest'

Ayman Odeh reveals investigations for being radical Arab activist during intifada, his 'paranoia,' and how he assaulted police officers.Reut Hadar, Ari Yashar, 24/03/2015 17:44
Arab List Chairman Reveals His Subversive Past

Arab List Chairman Reveals His Subversive Past

Countless arrests, influence from PLO and intifada, in-law who died attacking IDF, 'Arabizing' Haifa - and now head of third-largest party.Ari Yashar, 19/03/2015 16:20
Yes,We Can

Yes,We Can

It is vital to translate the election results to facts on the ground.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 18/03/2015 23:35
Arab Party Won't Rule Out Joining Herzog Coalition

Arab Party Won't Rule Out Joining Herzog Coalition

Specter of a leftist government: if Labor outpaces Likud, Arab party head Odeh says 'we will listen to Herzog and then decide.'Ari Yashar, 17/03/2015 20:58
PM Under Fire for Warning on Massive Arab Vote

PM Under Fire for Warning on Massive Arab Vote

Leftist politicians, media say Prime Minister's statement that Arabs are 'moving toward the polling stations in huge numbers' was 'racist.'Gil Ronen, 17/03/2015 17:54
PLO's Barghouti: We Hope for Netanyahu's Loss

PLO's Barghouti: We Hope for Netanyahu's Loss

In a revealing interview, Mustafa Barghouti says that given everything, the PA prefers Yitzhak Herzog over Binyamin Netanyahu.Moshe Cohen, 12/03/2015 14:58
Activist: Prosecute Arab List Head for Incitement

Activist: Prosecute Arab List Head for Incitement

Amit Barak of Im Tirzu accuses Ayman Odeh, head of the United Arab List, of inciting Israeli citizens not to serve in the IDF.Moshe Cohen, 26/02/2015 09:58
Likud MKs: We Need a Law to Keep Zoabi Out

Likud MKs: We Need a Law to Keep Zoabi Out

MKs on the right slammed the High Court for allowing United Arab List MK Hanin Zoabi to run for the Knesset in the upcoming elections.Yaakov Levi, 18/02/2015 17:55
United Arab List Seeks Jewish Votes, Too

United Arab List Seeks Jewish Votes, Too

​The new United Arab List on Wednesday introduced its campaign for the Knesset elections, aimed at Jews and ArabsMoshe Cohen, 12/02/2015 01:15
Arab MKs Condemn ISIS as 'Contrary to Islam'

Arab MKs Condemn ISIS as 'Contrary to Islam'

Joint Arab list releases statement condemning ISIS, discouraging Israeli Arabs from joining.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 04/02/2015 20:10