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Supreme Court: Knesset Speaker must be elected by Wednesday

Supreme Court: Knesset Speaker must be elected by Wednesday

Shortly after submitting response to Supreme Court, judges order Yuli Edelstein to convene plenum by Wednesday to elect new Knesset Speaker.Mordechai Sones, 23/03/2020 22:56
Transport Minister Smotrich calls on Knesset Speaker Edelstein to ignore Supreme Court

Transport Minister Smotrich calls on Knesset Speaker Edelstein to ignore Supreme Court

'Judiciary trampling on elected democratic institutions for years, today also purports to determine Knesset agenda,' Smotrich said.Mordechai Sones, 23/03/2020 15:51
Supreme Court sets veiled ultimatum for Knesset Speaker

Supreme Court sets veiled ultimatum for Knesset Speaker

Supreme Court orders Yuli Edelstein to hold vote on new Knesset Speaker - or else.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2020 15:07
Police break up Jerusalem protest against Knesset Speaker

Police break up Jerusalem protest against Knesset Speaker

Police say demonstration by 200 people a violation of order not to hold gatherings of over 10 people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/03/2020 15:48
Blue and White to Edelstein: We will appeal to court against you

Blue and White to Edelstein: We will appeal to court against you

Lawyers for Blue and White party warn they are prepared to petition High Court to force Yuli Edelstein to convene elections for new speaker.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2020 17:48
Rivlin: 'I have just one request: Give this people a government'

Rivlin: 'I have just one request: Give this people a government'

Knesset Members sworn in three at a time. Earlier, President entrusts assembling government with MK Benny Gantz.Mordechai Sones, 16/03/2020 17:24
Amir Peretz, Left bloc demand election of new Knesset Speaker

Amir Peretz, Left bloc demand election of new Knesset Speaker

Left bloc leaders are pressuring Knesset Speaker Edelstein to resign his position ahead of tomorrow's swearing-in ceremony.Eitan Divinsky, 15/03/2020 22:50
23rd Knesset to be sworn in Monday

23rd Knesset to be sworn in Monday

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein says swearing-in ceremony to take place as scheduled.Eitan Divinsky, 14/03/2020 22:00
Knesset Speaker: Sovereignty will be fast-tracked

Knesset Speaker: Sovereignty will be fast-tracked

Yuli Edelstein says he would push bill for sovereignty in Judea and Samaria immediately through the Knesset if PM seeks such a bill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2020 21:44
Pelosi: I used to protest for Yuli Edelstein's release from Soviet prison

Pelosi: I used to protest for Yuli Edelstein's release from Soviet prison

House Speaker addresses Holocaust survivors: You are the real VIPs of the World Holocaust Forum.Yoni Kempinski, 23/01/2020 23:33
Knesset Speaker Edelstein meets Nancy Pelosi in Jerusalem

Knesset Speaker Edelstein meets Nancy Pelosi in Jerusalem

Knesset Speaker meets US House Speaker, says Israel exists in its current form thanks to close relations with the American people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2020 18:14
Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein maintains composure, remains unperturbed by attacks

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein maintains composure, remains unperturbed by attacks

Knesset Speaker responds to Netanyahu supporters' attack against him, 'My statesmanlike conduct is important and critical to Likud.'Mordechai Sones, 20/01/2020 22:22
'The Likud will never forgive Knesset Speaker for selling us out'

'The Likud will never forgive Knesset Speaker for selling us out'

Likud officials excoriate Knesset Speaker for pushing ahead with hearings on Netanyahu's immunity request in the middle of election season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2020 10:20
Yair Netanyahu blasts Knesset Speaker

Yair Netanyahu blasts Knesset Speaker

PM's son writes tweet against Edelstein's father-in-law, deletes it a short time later.Ben Ariel, 20/01/2020 05:40
Knesset Legal Advisor: PM's immunity request cannot be delayed

Knesset Legal Advisor: PM's immunity request cannot be delayed

The Speaker of the Knesset cannot block formation of committee needed to rule on Netanyahu's immunity request, Knesset's legal advisor rulesHezki Baruch, 12/01/2020 17:00
Blue and White working to oust the Speaker of the Knesset

Blue and White working to oust the Speaker of the Knesset

Blue and White intends to try to oust Edelstein if he attempts to prevent discussions on Netanyahu's request for immunity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2020 04:36
Blue & White ultimatum to Knesset Speaker on immunity vote?

Blue & White ultimatum to Knesset Speaker on immunity vote?

Knesset committee chief hints at ultimatum for Knesset Speaker 'by the end of the week' if Netanyahu immunity request not put to vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2020 11:27
Blue and White threatens to remove Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein

Blue and White threatens to remove Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein

Knesset's largest party looks to vote out Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein if he blocks vote on Netanyahu's immunity request.Hezki Baruch, 02/01/2020 18:37
Edelstein, Blue and White's Nissenkorn to meet on Sunday

Edelstein, Blue and White's Nissenkorn to meet on Sunday

The two will discuss Blue and White's demand to form a Knesset House Committee to discuss Prime Minister Netanyahu's request for immunity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2020 05:46
Likud MK: Keep Tibi out of Finance Committee

Likud MK: Keep Tibi out of Finance Committee

MK Kathrin Shitrit calls on Knesset Speaker to remove MK Tibi from Finance Committee after he called her a "piece of garbage".Hezki Baruch, 31/12/2019 04:59
'You took the Qassam and turned it into a source of light'

'You took the Qassam and turned it into a source of light'

Knesset Speaker, Chief Rabbi take part in Hanukkah event at Sderot Hesder Yeshiva.Hezki Baruch, 25/12/2019 04:01
Knesset Speaker to back Netanyahu in Likud race - indirectly

Knesset Speaker to back Netanyahu in Likud race - indirectly

Likud party activists linked to Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein campaigning on behalf of PM Netanyahu in Likud leadership race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2019 11:17
Edelstein, Erdan not expected to back either Netanyahu or Sa'ar

Edelstein, Erdan not expected to back either Netanyahu or Sa'ar

Minister Erdan, Knesset Speaker expected not to choose a side in the primaries for the Likud leadership.Ben Ariel, 16/12/2019 00:05
Knesset Speaker: The worst I've seen in 23 years

Knesset Speaker: The worst I've seen in 23 years

As the Knesset met to set the date for the 23rd Knesset, Edelstein rebuked the Arab Joint List. They attacked him & Meretz joined in.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2019 15:59
Knesset Speaker: 'Only unity government will prevent elections'

Knesset Speaker: 'Only unity government will prevent elections'

Yuli Edelstein urges unity gov't led by PM Netanyahu, MK Gantz, as 'only option' to prevent new elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2019 22:52
Initiative on the Left: Get 61 MKs to support Knesset Speaker

Initiative on the Left: Get 61 MKs to support Knesset Speaker

Labor's MK Barlev says he hopes Yuli Edelstein will make 'correct choice' and agree to try to form coalition if tapped by Pres. Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2019 19:53
Knesset Speaker makes last-ditch attempt at unity government

Knesset Speaker makes last-ditch attempt at unity government

Yuli Edelstein plans meetings with MK Liberman, UTJ leaders.Hezki Baruch, 30/11/2019 20:26
Edelstein contemplating running for Likud leadership

Edelstein contemplating running for Likud leadership

If Israel goes to elections and Likud holds primaries for party leadership, Edelstein may join the race.Elad Benari, 29/11/2019 06:37
Edelstein meets with Deri

Edelstein meets with Deri

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein meets with Shas Chairman Aryeh Deri in attempt to prevent third elections.Mordechai Sones, 28/11/2019 13:56
'No chance for Knesset Speaker's initiative'

'No chance for Knesset Speaker's initiative'

Likud faction head Mickey Zohar explains hatred in Blue and White for Netanyahu prevents unity. 'Only way is to convince Liberman.'Mordechai Sones, 28/11/2019 11:08
Blue and White, Likud negotiating teams to meet Sunday

Blue and White, Likud negotiating teams to meet Sunday

Knesset Speaker meets with representatives of the Blue and White, Likud parties in attempt to form unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2019 21:28
Ya'alon: We will not sit with Netanyahu until he is cleared

Ya'alon: We will not sit with Netanyahu until he is cleared

Moshe Ya'alon spoke to the Knesset Speaker, saying that in the current situation no joint government will be formedArutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2019 20:28
Knesset Speaker: Government emergency

Knesset Speaker: Government emergency

MK Yuli Edelstein makes last-ditch effort to get parties to agree to unity government, avoid third elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2019 16:20
Rivlin: 'This is a period of geopolitical temporary blindness'

Rivlin: 'This is a period of geopolitical temporary blindness'

Knesset Speaker Edelstein arrives at Presidential residence to hear, officially, that all coalition talks have failed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2019 15:00
Knesset Speaker: Decision to label goods 'disgraceful'

Knesset Speaker: Decision to label goods 'disgraceful'

MK Yuli Edelstein pens letter to European Parliament head, says ruling to label Israeli goods was 'politically motivated,' 'disgraceful.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2019 10:31
Edelstein awarded medal for 100th anniversary of Third Aliyah

Edelstein awarded medal for 100th anniversary of Third Aliyah

Jewish Confederation of Ukraine presents medal to Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2019 21:29
Left vs. Knesset Speaker Edelstein

Left vs. Knesset Speaker Edelstein

Knesset Speaker attacks members of Joint Arab List who opposed elimination of Al-Ata.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 20:43
Knesset Speaker to Sanders: Stop talking nosense

Knesset Speaker to Sanders: Stop talking nosense

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein responds to Senator Bernie Sanders who said he would re-allocate US aid for Israel to Gaza.Elad Benari, 30/10/2019 03:58
Edelstein: The place of religious Zionists is in the Likud

Edelstein: The place of religious Zionists is in the Likud

Knesset Speaker: For some reason, when it comes to politics, there are those who try to get sucked into sectors and forget about unity.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2019 05:39
Edelstein: Netanyahu agreed to declare incapacity if indicted

Edelstein: Netanyahu agreed to declare incapacity if indicted

Knesset Speaker hopes today's swearing-in won't be the start of the shortest Knesset ever: 'What interests Likud now is to form government.'Mordechai Sones, 03/10/2019 09:26
The battle for Speaker of the Knesset

The battle for Speaker of the Knesset

Yuli Edelstein and Meir Cohen both have their eye on the prestigious role. Liberman may support Edelstein.Ben Ariel, 23/09/2019 05:41
'World will ultimately accept our sovereignty in Jordan Valley'

'World will ultimately accept our sovereignty in Jordan Valley'

Knesset Speaker tells CNN that despite criticism, Netanyahu's plan to annex Jordan Valley will be viewed as 'natural' within a few years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2019 18:28
'Joint List chairman hurt the Arab sector with his antics'

'Joint List chairman hurt the Arab sector with his antics'

Knesset Speaker accuses Joint list chairman Ayman Odeh of 'attack' after he gets in PM's face to take pictures with cell phone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2019 16:11
'Stop the personal attacks within the right'

'Stop the personal attacks within the right'

Yuli Edelstein calls on parties that do not pass the electoral threshold to show responsibility.Yoni Kempinski, 06/09/2019 04:15
Watch: Knesset Speaker affixes mezuzah in Machpelah House

Watch: Knesset Speaker affixes mezuzah in Machpelah House

'35 years ago, I was arrested in Moscow and sent to the Gulag. Who would have thought I'd be here today in Hevron as Knesset Speaker?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2019 18:27
'We will apply Israeli sovereignty in Hevron'

'We will apply Israeli sovereignty in Hevron'

Memorial for victims of 1929 riots held at Hevron cemetery. "It's time that a visit to the Cave be the most comfortable, natural thing."Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2019 15:50
Knesset speaker: If we form government, we can apply sovereignty

Knesset speaker: If we form government, we can apply sovereignty

Yuli Edelstein tells Arutz Sheva that Netanyahu's statement about sovereignty in Judea and Samaria was not just an election promise.Nitzan Keidar, 01/09/2019 20:39
Knesset speaker: 'You go to the store and know you're on camera'

Knesset speaker: 'You go to the store and know you're on camera'

'If Blue and White don't want cameras to prevent fraud, they obviously want the fraud,' Likud's Yuli Edelstein says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2019 12:57
Knesset Speaker positioning himself as Netanyahu's successor

Knesset Speaker positioning himself as Netanyahu's successor

Yuli Edelstein, the Knesset Speaker and number 2 on the Likud list, reportedly preparing for Netanyahu's eventual retirement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2019 21:21
Knesset Speaker: Netanyahu is the only candidate

Knesset Speaker: Netanyahu is the only candidate

Yuli Edelstein slams 'ongoing attempts to de-legitimize Likud's chosen leader.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2019 22:38
Knesset Speaker: No way to cancel elections

Knesset Speaker: No way to cancel elections

'Not everyone involved cooperated,' Knesset Speaker Edelstein explains.Haim Lev, 03/07/2019 15:29
Barak blasts Edelstein: He's trying to rescue Netanyahu

Barak blasts Edelstein: He's trying to rescue Netanyahu

Former PM fires back after Knesset Speaker calls him "the most failed Prime Minister Israel has ever had".Hezki Baruch, 01/07/2019 05:36
Knesset Speaker: 'I am no one's emissary'

Knesset Speaker: 'I am no one's emissary'

Yuli Edelstein urges support for canceling elections, while Blue and White MKs call for PM Netanyahu to leave the Likud and step down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2019 12:34
Netanyahu vows to stand by right-wing allies

Netanyahu vows to stand by right-wing allies

'Likud never offered Blue & White rotational government. I won't abandon right-wing allies,' says PM, amid rumors of planned unity gov't.Hezki Baruch, 26/06/2019 11:05
'Israel will no longer tolerate Arab riots on Temple Mount'

'Israel will no longer tolerate Arab riots on Temple Mount'

Knesset Speaker calls for crackdown on Arab rioters on Temple Mount, efforts to bar Jews from visiting holy site.Nitsan Keidar, 03/06/2019 18:05
Knesset Speaker to Israeli children: Believe in yourselves

Knesset Speaker to Israeli children: Believe in yourselves

Yuli Edelstein uses his speech at torch-lighting ceremony to speak directly to the children of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2019 03:04
A shameful election display

A shameful election display

We'll all be glad when it's over.Walter Bingham, 05/04/2019 18:29