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'Mr Prime Minister, the time has come for sovereignty'

'Mr Prime Minister, the time has come for sovereignty'

Jewish Home Minister calls on PM not to block Judea, Samaria sovereignty bill, to come to Ministerial Committee for Legislation this Sunday.Hezki Baruch, 08/02/2018 10:12
'Without deterrence we have a serious problem'

'Without deterrence we have a serious problem'

Agriculture Minister demands that families of terrorists be expelled and that every village from which murderers come be punished.Hezki Baruch, 07/02/2018 04:42
'Why is the IDF promoting transgenderism and LGBT issues?'

'Why is the IDF promoting transgenderism and LGBT issues?'

Minister blasts IDF Chief of Staff Eizenkot over what he calls excessive 'glorification' of IDF's transgender and LGBT soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2018 20:17
Agriculture Minister distributes 5 tons of fresh fruit

Agriculture Minister distributes 5 tons of fresh fruit

Tu Bishvat: Minister Uri Ariel and Plants Council Director distribute fresh fruits to Israel Railways commuters.Yoni Kempinski/Mordechai Sones, 30/01/2018 21:14
'On Tu B'Shvat eat fruits from Land of Israel'

'On Tu B'Shvat eat fruits from Land of Israel'

Rabbis call upon public to eat fruit from Israel on Tu B'Shvat. 'It strengthens Jewish agriculture, celebrates love of Land and its fruits.'Mordechai Sones, 28/01/2018 16:00
'I refuse to use government bodyguards'

'I refuse to use government bodyguards'

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel demands guard who taped PM's son be prosecuted, refuses bodyguard protection until charges filed.Tzvi Lev, 11/01/2018 21:51
'It's time the Defense Minister started using the stick'

'It's time the Defense Minister started using the stick'

Agriculture Minister Ariel says he expects Defense Ministry to respond harshly to murder, 'trusts Defense Minister to act.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2018 12:02
'Liberman's behavior will bring down the government'

'Liberman's behavior will bring down the government'

Agriculture Minister calls on DM to act responsibly in Supermarket Law vote: 'Right will continue to rule, why force new elections?'Benny Toker - Mordechai Sones, 01/01/2018 22:50
'We'll gain more Knesset seats working together'

'We'll gain more Knesset seats working together'

Agriculture Minister Ariel calls on PM Netanyahu to speed up bureaucracy for 3,000 new housing units.Eliran Aharon, 29/12/2017 12:33
Watch: Thousands pray for rain at Western Wall

Watch: Thousands pray for rain at Western Wall

Minister Uri Ariel calls for mass prayer held at Western Wall for end to severe multi-year drought.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2017 17:28
Winter's finally here: Week starts off with rain - and snow

Winter's finally here: Week starts off with rain - and snow

Israel receives two days of much-needed rain as meteorologists predict another dry winter.Chana Roberts, 25/12/2017 10:26
Leading haredi rabbi calls for fasting over drought

Leading haredi rabbi calls for fasting over drought

Leading haredi rabbi calls for public fast day over lack of rainfall in Israel. 'The Holy One is angry at us.'Tzvi Lev, 24/12/2017 08:24
Jordan Valley to more than double in size

Jordan Valley to more than double in size

Ministers announce new plan for massive building in Jordan Valley. 'We will ensure the valley remains settled.'Eliran Aharon, 19/12/2017 14:48
Bennett backs Shabbat compromise

Bennett backs Shabbat compromise

'I'm against religious coercion but I want to retain Israel's Jewish character.'Tzvi Lev, 17/12/2017 17:41
'Jewish Home is blurring stance on religious matters'

'Jewish Home is blurring stance on religious matters'

Jewish Home Minister: Party shouldn't sacrifice national religious values for wider appeal. 'We must not blur status as a religious party.'Shimon Cohen, 13/12/2017 22:07
'They threatened to kill us'

'They threatened to kill us'

Children who were attacked by Arab mob during bar mitzvah hike speak about the harrowing experience, say the Arabs threatened to kill them.Yoni Kempinski, 10/12/2017 00:24
'We aren't afraid to travel anywhere in our country'

'We aren't afraid to travel anywhere in our country'

Agriculture Minister joins children on visit to site where Arab lynch mob attacked them while on Bar Mitzvah hike.Yoni Kempinski, 08/12/2017 10:55
'The rioters tried to murder Jewish children'

'The rioters tried to murder Jewish children'

Jewish Home minister demands arrest of Arab assailants who assaulted Israeli 13-year-olds, stole pistol, during attempted lynch.Hezki Baruch, 30/11/2017 22:44
'Black goat' to thrive again in Israel

'Black goat' to thrive again in Israel

Israeli government backs bill encouraging goats to graze in appropriate areas, aiding fire prevention.AFP, 23/11/2017 07:55
Water meters for every family - only in legal Bedouin villages

Water meters for every family - only in legal Bedouin villages

No reason to invest in single-family water meters for those who need to be relocated, Agriculture Minister Ariel says.Shimon Cohen, 20/11/2017 07:47
Prize for lawbreakers: Connection to water grid

Prize for lawbreakers: Connection to water grid

Bedouin Authority allows permanent connections to water grid for illegal Negev Bedouin communities due to lack of policy on matter.Mordechai Sones, 15/11/2017 14:28
Minister Ariel calls for one state between Jordan and sea

Minister Ariel calls for one state between Jordan and sea

'There will be only one state between the sea and the Jordan, and you are probably asking about Transjordan - this, too, shall come to pass'Mordechai Sones, 15/11/2017 10:13
Good news for religious farmers

Good news for religious farmers

New fund seeks to support farmers observing Jewish laws of Sabbatical year, during which cultivation of land is forbidden.Ido ben Porat, 07/11/2017 11:36
Minister Ariel to attend Rabin memorial rally

Minister Ariel to attend Rabin memorial rally

Jewish Home Minister announces participation in Rabin rally Saturday night. 'This is a national event, unity more important than ever.'Mordechai Sones, 02/11/2017 10:17
Uri Ariel threatens coalition crisis

Uri Ariel threatens coalition crisis

Agriculture Minister visits protest tent of bereaved families at PM residence with message to Netanyahu: 'Don't test coalition'.Mordechai Sones, 01/11/2017 14:27
'We will show zero tolerance for agricultural terror'

'We will show zero tolerance for agricultural terror'

Agriculture Minister visits moshav where Arab thieves stole over 25 tons of produce, says State must act to stop illegal infiltration.Hezki Baruch, 25/10/2017 22:40
'There are permits -  but almost no construction'

'There are permits - but almost no construction'

Agriculture Minister welcomes new building permits for Judea and Samaria - but adds that few houses are actually being built.Hezki Baruch, 22/10/2017 16:21
'The first step towards the elimination of the Oslo Accords'

'The first step towards the elimination of the Oslo Accords'

Hundreds attend National Union conference, which approves Smotrich's new diplomatic plan.Hezki Baruch, 13/09/2017 00:04
Agriculture Minister visits Bedouin town: Let there be peace

Agriculture Minister visits Bedouin town: Let there be peace

Jewish Home minister meets Bedouin students, inaugurates new Bedouin high school.Orly Harari, 06/09/2017 14:50
Min. Ariel: We will not raise our hands for Sabbath desecration

Min. Ariel: We will not raise our hands for Sabbath desecration

'Government has never before officially sanctioned Sabbath desecration,' minister says; 'It is inconceivable.'Mordechai Sones, 04/09/2017 20:58
'Unbelievable that Supreme Court heard Western Wall petition'

'Unbelievable that Supreme Court heard Western Wall petition'

Minister Uri Ariel blasts Supreme Court for hearing Reform movement petition on Western Wall.Mordechai Sones, 31/08/2017 15:21
'If construction is delayed - the residents will go to Amichai'

'If construction is delayed - the residents will go to Amichai'

Amona expellees, frustrated with the delay in building their new community, say they will move in before the holidays.Hezki Baruch, 29/08/2017 04:37
National Union serves ultimatum

National Union serves ultimatum

Insists PM and Internal Security Minister allow ministers to ascend Temple Mount, threatens immediate High Court appeal if demand not met.Mordechai Sones, 28/08/2017 23:24
'Bennett must stop pandering to Tel Aviv hipsters, LGBT couples'

'Bennett must stop pandering to Tel Aviv hipsters, LGBT couples'

Minister blasts Bennett for 'moving to the center', warning he will alienate party's base. 'Bennett will be left bald from both sides'.David Rosenberg, 17/08/2017 17:04
'Demonstrations against A-G are a terrorist attack on democracy'

'Demonstrations against A-G are a terrorist attack on democracy'

Agriculture Minister says PA is not peace partner, demonstrators outside home of attorney general attack democracy and rule of law.Hezki Baruch, 13/08/2017 18:57
Cops will not be charged in Umm al-Hiran shooting

Cops will not be charged in Umm al-Hiran shooting

Police will not be charged in accidental killing of Bedouin schoolteacher Yakub Abu ElkiyanTzvi Lev, 08/08/2017 16:11
'Machpelah House' residents receive political backing

'Machpelah House' residents receive political backing

Ministers and MKs congratulate families who entered Machpelah House in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2017 04:13
Ministers Ariel and Shaked pray at Rachel's Tomb

Ministers Ariel and Shaked pray at Rachel's Tomb

Jewish Home Ministers resolve to find legal solution for Yeshiva at Rachel's Tomb, stuck in a bureaucratic rut preventing it from expanding.Orli Harari, 19/07/2017 17:07
'Mayors want religious people to move to their cities'

'Mayors want religious people to move to their cities'

Agriculture Minister Ariel: You can't imagine how much the religious 'seed groups' add to a city. Israel needs to open its eyes.Uzi Baruch, 19/07/2017 08:00
'Human life is more important'

'Human life is more important'

Agriculture Minister responds to uproar from animal rights activists on Ministry decision to shoot stray dogs plaguing city of Beit Shemesh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2017 09:38
Ascending the Temple Mount in honor of Hallel Yaffa

Ascending the Temple Mount in honor of Hallel Yaffa

Family of girl murdered by a terrorist as she slept ascends Temple Mount to mark one year since her murder.Eliran Aharon, 29/06/2017 11:42
'Reform wants recognition, but we will not agree to it'

'Reform wants recognition, but we will not agree to it'

Agriculture Minister praises decision to rescind Western Wall deal. 'We prevented unnecessary division.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2017 22:11
'There's almost no construction anywhere in Judea and Samaria'

'There's almost no construction anywhere in Judea and Samaria'

Jewish Home minister claims de facto building freeze in place, calls on PM to end restrictions on construction.Eliran Aharon, 18/06/2017 19:58
Ariel: It's time for sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Ariel: It's time for sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Agriculture Minister tours Gush Etzion, calls for PM to let Jewish communities grow, build new communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2017 16:15
'We still haven't heard from Trump on embassy move'

'We still haven't heard from Trump on embassy move'

'Trump promised to move the embassy to Jerusalem, and we expect him to follow through,' says Minister Uri Ariel.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 15/05/2017 09:16
Ariel: Trump doesn't seem to have a plan

Ariel: Trump doesn't seem to have a plan

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel speaks about President Trump's upcoming visit:'We need to be wary, not worried.'Hezki Baruch, 10/05/2017 21:29
Jewish Home MK: We need a Jewish state for a Jewish people

Jewish Home MK: We need a Jewish state for a Jewish people

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel says Israel needs to protect its status as a Jewish state for the Jewish people.Hezki Baruch, 08/05/2017 08:23
'We cannot ignore the situation in Syria'

'We cannot ignore the situation in Syria'

Minister Uri Ariel says Israel should lead the humanitarian effort to treat Syrian civilians.Hezki Baruch, 06/04/2017 04:34
'Bennett doesn't want us because we're too right-wing'

'Bennett doesn't want us because we're too right-wing'

National Union leader Uri Ariel calls for unity with Jewish Home, but claims party leaders oppposed 'as we're too right-wing and religious.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2017 09:25
'Delay in allowing MKs to ascend Temple Mount harms sovereignty'

'Delay in allowing MKs to ascend Temple Mount harms sovereignty'

MK Uri Ariel condemned delay in permitting MKs to ascend Temple Mount.Yoel Domb, 27/03/2017 22:56
'Commissar Liberman, let the rabbis do their job'

'Commissar Liberman, let the rabbis do their job'

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel (Jewish Home) responds sharply to Defense Minister's demand that Rabbi Levinstein resign from Eli leadership.Hezky Baruch, 15/03/2017 17:47
'Netanyahu approved construction - then froze it'

'Netanyahu approved construction - then froze it'

Jewish Home minister says Prime Minister behind building freeze. Prime Minister's office denies claims.Hezki Baruch, 09/03/2017 18:06
Minister Ariel apologizes for Umm Alhiran

Minister Ariel apologizes for Umm Alhiran

Agriculture Minister during visit to Rahat: 'If we had mishap in Umm Alhiran I apologize profoundly and deeply'.Yedidya ben Ohr, 06/03/2017 15:57
Jewish Home not waiting for Netanyahu

Jewish Home not waiting for Netanyahu

Agriculture Minister to transfer 70 million shekels for establishment of new town in Samaria for Amona evictees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/03/2017 07:55
Cabinet Minister: Are we Iran?

Cabinet Minister: Are we Iran?

Heated debate in Cabinet allowing soccer teams to continue to play on the Sabbath. Religious players may have to violate Sabbath or sit out.Arutz Shev Staff, 05/03/2017 19:15
Bill to increase national service grants for yeshiva students

Bill to increase national service grants for yeshiva students

Bill seeks to make it easier for haredim to volunteer for national service, equalize payment for all who perform national serviceArutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2017 21:46
'Let Netanyahu bring Pollard home'

'Let Netanyahu bring Pollard home'

Minister appeals to US President from Jerusalem Conference podium: 'Allow Prime Minister one more passenger on plane: Mr. Pollard.'Uzi Baruch, 14/02/2017 18:19