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Netanyahu rejects coalition crisis compromise

Netanyahu rejects coalition crisis compromise

Minister Litzman suggests compromise on Security Cabinet standoff, but while Bennett agrees to it, PM dismisses the proposal.Uzi Baruch, 29/05/2016 21:15
Health Minister declares war on licorice

Health Minister declares war on licorice

Licorice is the most evil of all candy, Minister Ya'akov Litzmann claims Sunday, vows to increase regulations about sugar labeling.Michal Levi, 08/05/2016 17:39
Minister, PM's wife visit bride-to-be crash victim

Minister, PM's wife visit bride-to-be crash victim

In visit to Sarah Sperling, seriously wounded in horrific bus crash 2 weeks before wedding, Litzman relates a 'clear miracle.'Chaim Lev, 18/02/2016 17:33
Victim's family heard about her death on the radio

Victim's family heard about her death on the radio

Regional authorities ask Health Minister to make clear procedures in terror attack, after Dafna Meir's husband learned of death on radio.Orli Harari, 27/01/2016 11:51
Protesters to Deri: Quit govt. to save synagogue

Protesters to Deri: Quit govt. to save synagogue

Protest outside Deri's home; synagogue's rabbi to Deri, Bennett, Litzman: 'don't let desecration of G-d happen on your watch.'Eliran Aharon, 10/11/2015 22:27
'Lapid's Only Achievement is My Salary Increase'

'Lapid's Only Achievement is My Salary Increase'

Soon-to-be Health Minister mocks Yesh Atid chairman over appeal which resulted in Litzman's upgrade to minister.Haim Lev, 02/09/2015 04:43
UTJ 'Not Ideologically Opposed' to Loyalty Pledge

UTJ 'Not Ideologically Opposed' to Loyalty Pledge

MK Eichler says Torah council to rule on Supreme Court demand for full ministership, but party never had 'ideology' against it.Chaim Lev, 24/08/2015 11:26
Litzman: Anyone Can Join - Except Lapid

Litzman: Anyone Can Join - Except Lapid

United Torah Judaism MK welcomes expansion of government to more than 61 MKs, unless it's Yesh Atid that joins.Haim Lev and Elad Benari, 13/05/2015 04:13
Netanyahu, Litzman Meet to Sign Coalition Deal

Netanyahu, Litzman Meet to Sign Coalition Deal

Clauses of agreement being perused ahead of final signing between Likud and UTJ heads, as coalition continues to come together.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 29/04/2015 14:52
Litzman Says 'Yes' to Meretz but 'No' to Lapid

Litzman Says 'Yes' to Meretz but 'No' to Lapid

United Torah Judaism MK will not rule out joining a Labor-led coalition, but says Lapid should "sit in the opposition for one term."Haim Lev, 13/03/2015 04:13
Litzman Won't Attend Debate 'Because of Lapid'

Litzman Won't Attend Debate 'Because of Lapid'

MK Ya’akov Litzman says United Torah Judaism doesn't want to give Yesh Atid chairman an opportunity to incite against haredim.Haim Lev, 13/02/2015 04:14
Hareidi MKs Welcome End of Government

Hareidi MKs Welcome End of Government

MKs from United Torah Judaism party welcome the dissolution of the Knesset, saying it was "the worst one in the country's history".Haim Lev, 09/12/2014 00:13