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Eugen Gluck, Beit El's benefactor

Eugen Gluck, Beit El's benefactor

Yaakov 'Ketzaleh' Katz writes about his dear friend and Beit El's benefactor, Eugen Gluck z"lSharona Cohen, 30/08/2019 13:35
What really happened on delayed El Al flight?

What really happened on delayed El Al flight?

Arutz Sheva chairman and former MK Yaakov 'Ketzale' Katz gives a first person account of alleged haredi violence on El Al flight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2018 22:35
'Netanyahu is not a strong man, he lives in fear'

'Netanyahu is not a strong man, he lives in fear'

Former MK Yaakov Katz is disappointed with the Israeli leadership of the state, especially since it is supposed to represent the right.Eliran Aharon, 21/09/2018 03:43
'An officer and a gentleman'

'An officer and a gentleman'

Former Knesset Member and director of Beit El Yeshiva Yaakov Katz remembers late IDF Chief Rabbi Avichai Rontzki.Eliran Aharon, 12/04/2018 21:40
There is an alternative to Netanyahu

There is an alternative to Netanyahu

Instead of returning to Netanyahu like a battered wife, we should replace him with an honest, principled leader who isn't afraid. Opinion.Yaakov Katz ('Ketzaleh'), 16/06/2017 14:25
Watch: 'We've been waiting for this day to come'

Watch: 'We've been waiting for this day to come'

Celebration for David Friedman's inauguration as Ambassador to Israel. 'Trump promised and delivered.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2017 14:55
Judea and Samaria population growth kills two-state solution

Judea and Samaria population growth kills two-state solution

"The facts on the ground in this region are irreversible and render the concept of a two-state solution obsolete."Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2017 00:16
'I beg forgiveness from my Jewish brethren'

'I beg forgiveness from my Jewish brethren'

Former National Union leader Yaakov Katz delivers 'speech that Netanyahu should have given' before US summit.Yaakov Katz, 14/02/2017 11:48
Former MK Ketzale: Bennett can make or break Amona

Former MK Ketzale: Bennett can make or break Amona

According to Ketzale, Bennett will deserve all the credit for saving Amona, or all the blame for its demolition when he could have acted.Baruch Gordon, 01/02/2017 00:15
What did Channel 10's investigative reporter want from Ketsale?

What did Channel 10's investigative reporter want from Ketsale?

Raviv Drucker phoned Yaakov Katz, once Ariel Sharon's right-hand man, to check if Galilee land requisitions were legal. The answer is here.Yaakov Katz ("Ketsale"), 26/01/2017 19:45
'Demolishing a community is worse than desecrating the Sabbath'

'Demolishing a community is worse than desecrating the Sabbath'

Former MK Yaakov (Ketzaleh) Katz says the solution proposed for Amona was “a total lie”.Uzi Baruch, 16/12/2016 07:46
'Beit El is sending a message to the White House'

'Beit El is sending a message to the White House'

Supporters in NYC gather to celebrate 34 years of ties to flagship community of Judea and Samaria, say it reflects US support for Yesha.Yoni Kempinski, 09/12/2016 09:00
'Netanyahu laying a trap for Bennett'

'Netanyahu laying a trap for Bennett'

Former MK and head of National Union says Netanyahu hopes to discredit Bennett by associating him with the destruction of Amona.Gary Willig, 10/10/2016 11:30
Ketzaleh: 'Because of you, we are winning'

Ketzaleh: 'Because of you, we are winning'

Arutz Sheva founder Yaakov 'Ketzaleh' Katz eulogized philanthropic giant Dr. Irving Moskowitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2016 18:52
1,000 attend annual Beit El gala dinner

1,000 attend annual Beit El gala dinner

Dinner began with an emotional candle-lighting ceremony, Israel and US national anthems; Mike Huckabee a keynote speaker.Uzi Baruch, 09/12/2015 14:29
Report: Bill on Foreign Voting to be Shelved

Report: Bill on Foreign Voting to be Shelved

A bill to allow Israelis abroad to vote in national elections may be brought to the Knesset for legislation – but it may not.Yaakov Levi, 29/04/2015 21:26
An Open Letter to Martin Indyk

An Open Letter to Martin Indyk

High level discussions, conferences and negotiations did not help the Jewish people 70 years ago. And blaming the "settlement" movement for the conflict is, in effect, blaming the heroic pioneers of the last 130 years as well. Former MK Yaakov Katz, 11/05/2014 19:59
A Message for Yom Haatzmaut

A Message for Yom Haatzmaut

The former MK and tireless activist for Judea and Samaria gives an upbeat message for the holiday.Former MK Yaakov Katz, 05/05/2014 12:09
Katz: How Dare Rajoub Call Sharon a War Criminal?

Katz: How Dare Rajoub Call Sharon a War Criminal?

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz on Monday slammed PA official Jabril Rajoub for calling the late Ariel Sharon a 'war criminal'.David Lev, 13/01/2014 15:43
Ketsaleh: Netanyahu 'a Sheep in Wolf's Clothing'

Ketsaleh: Netanyahu 'a Sheep in Wolf's Clothing'

Accusing the PM of weakness, former National Union party leader also attacks Naftali Bennett's alliance with Yair Lapid.Adam Ross, 04/10/2013 13:46
War Legend: Peaceniks Shed More Blood than Me

War Legend: Peaceniks Shed More Blood than Me

Amatzia Chen (Patzi): if writers Oz and Grossman waved the flag of security, the world would be different.Gil Ronen, 14/09/2013 21:21
Ketzaleh Calls for Bennett's Removal

Ketzaleh Calls for Bennett's Removal

Former National Union chairman says current leader is complicit in impending eviction of 8 communities.Gil Ronen, 22/08/2013 15:39
PM Denies Talks on Basis of 1949 Lines

PM Denies Talks on Basis of 1949 Lines

Binyamin Netanyahu's office denied that he accepted pre-'67 lines as the basis for talks with the PA. But what about the building freeze?David Lev and Chana Ya'ar, 18/07/2013 15:26
Ketzaleh: Bennett and Lapid will Unite

Ketzaleh: Bennett and Lapid will Unite

Arutz Sheva CEO says he may return to politics, because current leadership lacks vision.Gil Ronen, 17/06/2013 13:28
Ketzaleh: Lower Housing Prices Not Impossible

Ketzaleh: Lower Housing Prices Not Impossible

To lower housing prices, said Ya'akov Katz (Ketzaleh), the government needs to remember housing crises of the past.David Lev, 05/05/2013 21:57
MK to Discuss Election Results in Miami Beach

MK to Discuss Election Results in Miami Beach

Outgoing MK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz and his aide Baruch Gordon will deliver post-election addresses to a Miami Beach audience next week.Arutz 7 Staff, 21/01/2013 22:29
Ketzaleh: We'll Reach 20 Knesset Seats

Ketzaleh: We'll Reach 20 Knesset Seats

MK Katz: When we said we'd have 15 MKs, people thought we were going overboard.Gil Ronen, 08/01/2013 10:43
MK Katz Predicts 20 Seats for Jewish Home

MK Katz Predicts 20 Seats for Jewish Home

The Jewish Home party will be even stronger than most polls says, with at least 20 seats, predicts outgoing MK Yaakov Katz.Elad Benari, 04/01/2013 02:13
Thank you, Moshe Feiglin

Thank you, Moshe Feiglin

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Nationalists Buoyed by Barak's Resignation

Nationalists Buoyed by Barak's Resignation

Bennett: Barak's exit marks the end of old-style politics that let down the South last week.Gil Ronen, 26/11/2012 14:04
Ketzaleh: You Can't Trust the Likud

Ketzaleh: You Can't Trust the Likud

Disengagement, building freeze, demolishing of 'outposts' - these were all Likud inventions. The Likud cannot be trusted, says Ketzaleh.David Lev, 26/11/2012 00:14
Rabbi Eliyahu Wants Ketzaleh To Head Party List

Rabbi Eliyahu Wants Ketzaleh To Head Party List

Rabbi Eliyahu urged MK “Ketzaleh” not to give up his number one place on the joint nationalists’ parties list. “You are number one.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/10/2012 11:37
Ketzaleh: Our Joint List Will Achieve 15-20 Seats

Ketzaleh: Our Joint List Will Achieve 15-20 Seats

MK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz explains the reasoning behind his decision to be moved down on the party list.Elad Benari, 31/10/2012 02:15
Ketzaleh Bets His Seat on Zionist Vote

Ketzaleh Bets His Seat on Zionist Vote

In what may be a Knesset first, MK Katz asks his party to move him from first place to seventh.Maayana Miskin, 30/10/2012 21:26
Ketzaleh: We want Ben-Ari on our List

Ketzaleh: We want Ben-Ari on our List

MKs Yaakov Katz and Uri Ariel say Rav Shmuel Eliahu will mediate between them and MK Ben Ari.Gil Ronen, 29/10/2012 14:38
Poll Gives Religious Zionists 9 Knesset Seats

Poll Gives Religious Zionists 9 Knesset Seats

Kadima is down to a meager 4 seats, while journalist Lapid's party is at 11.Gil Ronen, 28/09/2012 15:39
Ketzaleh: We’re Heading for Something Huge

Ketzaleh: We’re Heading for Something Huge

Religious-Zionist politics is heading toward “something huge” with new unity deal, and the public is responding, says MK Katz.Maayana Miskin, 13/09/2012 21:52
'Ketzaleh' Signs Unity Pact with Bennett

'Ketzaleh' Signs Unity Pact with Bennett

National Union and Jewish Home contender Naftali Bennett agree to form joint list for the next Knesset.Elad Benari, 11/09/2012 03:16
Migron Told: Leave Willingly, or Be Homeless

Migron Told: Leave Willingly, or Be Homeless

Minister Yaalon tells Migron residents that if they fight eviction, they won’t get housing. Maayana Miskin, 26/08/2012 19:51
MK Katz: Treat Arson as Terror

MK Katz: Treat Arson as Terror

National Union head says he will again propose a bill setting minimum jail sentence for terror arson.Gil Ronen, 08/08/2012 20:42
Ketzaleh: The Numbers Show We're Winning

Ketzaleh: The Numbers Show We're Winning

MK Ya'akov Katz: Today there are 700,000 Jews living beyond the Green Line. This data is proof that Land of Israel activists have won.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 01/08/2012 05:44
Katz's Bill: Fire A-G Who Won't Represent Gov't

Katz's Bill: Fire A-G Who Won't Represent Gov't

MK Yaakov Katz's new bill will stipulate that an Attorney General who refuses to present the government’s position in court will be fired.Elad Benari, 23/07/2012 05:43
MK Katz's Illegal Alien Law Goes Down in Flames

MK Katz's Illegal Alien Law Goes Down in Flames

A law authored by National Union head MK Yaakov Katz allowing police to collect data on illegal aliens was shot down 4-42.Gabe Kahn, 11/07/2012 17:11
Parking Permits to Parents of Autistic Children

Parking Permits to Parents of Autistic Children

Minister of Transportation Yisrael Katz has ordered issuance of disability parking permits to parents of children diagnosed with autism.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 24/06/2012 15:21
Bet El’s Ulpana Neighborhood: Background & Facts

Bet El’s Ulpana Neighborhood: Background & Facts

Timeline and facts regarding the slated demolition of five apartment buildings (30 units) in the Ulpana Hill Neighborhood of Bet El. Baruch Gordon, 19/06/2012 22:06
Ketzaleh: No Violence, We'll Say 'Shema Yisrael'

Ketzaleh: No Violence, We'll Say 'Shema Yisrael'

MK Katz says "tires will not burn" at Givat HaUlpana – "One of our hands will not beat the other."Gil Ronen, 17/06/2012 17:38
Ketzaleh Calls for ‘Resistance’ on Ulpana

Ketzaleh Calls for ‘Resistance’ on Ulpana

Ketzaleh calls on supporters to sacrifice for the Ulpana neighborhood, warns Knesset “There will be resistance.”Maayana Miskin, 12/06/2012 17:53
Knesset, Police Crack Down on Illegal Africans

Knesset, Police Crack Down on Illegal Africans

A police roundup-up and a bill for fining employers of illegal Africans may be the beginning of the end to the internal threat to Israel.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/06/2012 19:54
Defense Ministry: Beit El Can be Expanded

Defense Ministry: Beit El Can be Expanded

Defense Ministry: there is land available in Beit El on which the homes in the Ulpana neighborhood can be copied.Elad Benari, 03/06/2012 05:50
MK Katz Joining Ulpana Hunger Strike

MK Katz Joining Ulpana Hunger Strike

NU leader warns: "If Regulation Laws do not pass, 9,000 homes will be razed and 70,000 Jews evicted."Gil Ronen, 31/05/2012 19:56
MK Gamliel to Demand 'Free Vote' for 'Ulpana Law'

MK Gamliel to Demand 'Free Vote' for 'Ulpana Law'

MK Gila Gamliel toured Beit El's threatened Ulpana neighborhood; promises to demand ministers be allowed to vote freelyGabe Kahn, 28/05/2012 20:29
Ketzaleh to Ministers: 'You Have No Hearts!'

Ketzaleh to Ministers: 'You Have No Hearts!'

MK Yaakov Katz temporarily withdrew his bill to legalize Beit El's Ulpana neighborhood – tells ministers they have forgotten their brothersTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 23/05/2012 15:23
Netanyahu Orders Two-Week Delay on ‘Ulpana Law’

Netanyahu Orders Two-Week Delay on ‘Ulpana Law’

Netanyahu orders the coalition to shelve Ketzaleh’s bill to legalize the Ulpana neighborhood and tells Barak to postpone expulsion plans.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 23/05/2012 11:41
National Union, Jewish Home Agree to Run Together

National Union, Jewish Home Agree to Run Together

Jewish Home and National Union parties sign a statement declaring they will run together on a joint list for the next Knesset.Elad Benari, 08/05/2012 00:43
Netanyahu Slams Officer who Hit Anarchist

Netanyahu Slams Officer who Hit Anarchist

"This kind of behavior has no place in the state of Israel," says PM. MK Katz: have anarchists taken over the state?Gil Ronen, 16/04/2012 10:31
NU MKs Meet Jewish Home for Unity Talks

NU MKs Meet Jewish Home for Unity Talks

MKs Yaakov Katz and Uri Ariel meeting MKs Hershkovitz, Orbach apart from MK Eldad and Ben Ari.Gil Ronen, 19/03/2012 18:05
Ketzaleh: Netanyahu-Barak Will Never Attack Iran

Ketzaleh: Netanyahu-Barak Will Never Attack Iran

MK Katz: Netanyahu and Barak have failed to stop the rocket fire on southern Israel. They will never be able to attack Iran.Elad Benari, 05/03/2012 04:45