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Likud Minister: Abbas is our greatest enemy

Likud Minister: Abbas is our greatest enemy

'Mahmoud Abbas is even more of an enemy than Yasser Arafat was,' says senior Likud member.David Rosenberg, 01/12/2016 15:51
Minister Steinitz: UNESCO decision 'anti-Semitic'

Minister Steinitz: UNESCO decision 'anti-Semitic'

In interview with Arutz Sheva, Energy and Infrastructure minister Yuval Steinitz describes UNESCO decision as anti-Jewish and anti-Semitic.Arutz Sheva, 19/10/2016 15:10
Israel and Turkey to discuss gas pipeline

Israel and Turkey to discuss gas pipeline

Israel and Turkey agree to begin discussions on building a gas pipeline to pump Israeli gas to Europe.Elad Benari, 14/10/2016 04:44
Steinitz set to fly to Turkey

Steinitz set to fly to Turkey

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz is set to visit Turkey later this week, in first Israeli visit to Turkey on the ministerial level in 6 years.AFP, 10/10/2016 18:32
Steinitz to meet Turkish counterpart in Istanbul

Steinitz to meet Turkish counterpart in Istanbul

Israel's Energy Minister expected to meet his Turkish counterpart on Thursday.Elad Benari, 09/10/2016 06:42
Energy Minister: Arabs prefer compensation to land

Energy Minister: Arabs prefer compensation to land

Minister Yuval Steinitz says destruction of Jewish homes is political, not legal; Arabs would prefer compensation and not the land itself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2016 22:33
Barak leaked information from top secret meeting

Barak leaked information from top secret meeting

Ehud Barak retorts 'the rags who let Netanyahu wash the floor with them continue spouting nonsense.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/09/2016 16:27
Steinitz blasts Brussels Airlines boycott

Steinitz blasts Brussels Airlines boycott

Minister Yuval Steinitz visits the industrial zone in northern Samaria, blasts Brussels Airlines boycott of Israeli halva.Reut Hadar, 26/08/2016 05:16
Minister: 'Bad Iranian deal' not a success yet

Minister: 'Bad Iranian deal' not a success yet

Yuval Steinitz acknowledges Iranians have respected deal during first year, but says it is too early to call it a success.AFP, 07/08/2016 10:48
End of the Samaria water crisis?

End of the Samaria water crisis?

Water Minister Yuval Steinitz describes the emergency measures taken to break the water crisis in Samaria.Rachel Kaplan and Shimon Cohen, 28/07/2016 22:00
Steinitz's plan to save Amona

Steinitz's plan to save Amona

Minister Yuval Steinitz speaks about his plan to save Amona from demolition, and plans to solve water crisis in northern Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2016 14:47
'How can you evacuate an entire community?'

'How can you evacuate an entire community?'

Government Minister asks Knesset members why Amona community that stands to be evacuated is any different from other places in IsraelUzi Baruch, 18/07/2016 22:14
Shaked 'won't let any judges be disqualified'

Shaked 'won't let any judges be disqualified'

Source close to Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked insists she won't give in to pressure against religious Zionist rabbinic judges.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 12/07/2016 13:52
Political fight holds up rabbinic court appointees

Political fight holds up rabbinic court appointees

Appointment committee meeting canceled after Chief Rabbis refuse to attend. Shas demands Sephardi majority on Supreme Court.Hezki Baruch, 06/07/2016 15:59
Steinitz in Amona: 'I'll work to avert tragedy'

Steinitz in Amona: 'I'll work to avert tragedy'

Infrastructure Minister Yuval Steinitz visits Amona; 'It's unthinkable to simply evacuate entire towns for judicial reasons'.Eliran Aharon, 28/06/2016 14:16
‘Palestinians must learn to condemn terrorism’

‘Palestinians must learn to condemn terrorism’

Israeli Ministers condemn Orlando nightclub massacre, call to fight radical Islam.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 13/06/2016 17:20
Turkey reconciliation deal 'near completion'

Turkey reconciliation deal 'near completion'

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz says '90%' of Turkey's conditions have been met, possibly paving way for lucrative natural gas deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2016 13:37
Netanyahu to minister: Thanks but...no thanks?

Netanyahu to minister: Thanks but...no thanks?

Humorous moment caught on the mics as PM reminds Energy Minister who he forgot to thank for fighting for the gas deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2016 19:25
Minister admits: 'I eat bread on Passover'

Minister admits: 'I eat bread on Passover'

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz says he 'loves tradition,' but refuses to give up chametz on Passover.Tova Dvorin, 16/04/2016 20:54
US-Israel energy pact expands cooperation

US-Israel energy pact expands cooperation

Energy Minister meets with US counterpart in Jerusalem to increase cooperation on natural gas, clean energy, cyber protection and more.JTA, 05/04/2016 14:22
Minister: Brussels bombings did not wake up Europe

Minister: Brussels bombings did not wake up Europe

Energy Minister Steinitz warns EU vowed to stay the same after the attacks, but 'if it wants to fight terror, it has to change.'Ari Yashar, 23/03/2016 10:54
Steinitz's remarks cancel PM's trip to Egypt?

Steinitz's remarks cancel PM's trip to Egypt?

Are offhanded remarks on Israeli-Egyptian collaboration being as an excuse to cancel a meeting between Netanyahu and Sisi?Netanel Katz, 14/02/2016 14:43
Israel mulls twin gas pipelines to Turkey, Greece

Israel mulls twin gas pipelines to Turkey, Greece

Energy Minister Steinitz outlines plans of gas line to Cyprus and Greece, says if rapprochement goes through Turkey could also be hooked up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2016 17:35
Steinitz: Egypt flooded tunnels at our request

Steinitz: Egypt flooded tunnels at our request

Energy Minister reveals details about security coordination between Israel and Egypt.Elad Benari, 07/02/2016 05:59
Steinitz 'disappointed' in 18-years of US spying

Steinitz 'disappointed' in 18-years of US spying

Minister responds to revelation of intelligence breach program, saying 'US spies on everyone, but we haven't spied on them for decades.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2016 13:55
Steinitz returns after secret meeting in Abu Dhabi

Steinitz returns after secret meeting in Abu Dhabi

Weeks after Israeli diplomatic mission established in Abu Dhabi, Energy Minister traveled to UAE capital to meet with top officials.Cynthia Blank, 18/01/2016 23:00
Israel summons Swedish envoy for reprimand

Israel summons Swedish envoy for reprimand

Foreign Ministry tells Carl Magnus that Swedish FM will play no role in 'foreseeable future' with regard to Israeil-Palestinian relations.Cynthia Blank, 13/01/2016 20:18
Israeli companies woo Chinese investors

Israeli companies woo Chinese investors

Economic conference was an initiative to strengthen economic cooperation between Israel and China.Shoshana Miskin, 11/01/2016 14:30
Minister plays down report US spied on Netanyahu

Minister plays down report US spied on Netanyahu

Senior Likud politician Yuval Steinitz says he 'didn't fall off his chair' reading WSJ spying revelations, plays down report's significance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2015 17:50
'Erdogan wants normalization thanks to gas deal'

'Erdogan wants normalization thanks to gas deal'

Energy Minister says surprising call by Turkish president reveals desire by several regional states to buy natural gas from IsraelAri Yashar, 14/12/2015 17:25
Steinitz: IAEA report is far from comforting

Steinitz: IAEA report is far from comforting

Minister Yuval Steinitz says IAEA report on Iran’s nuclear activities shows Iran is a threat that cannot be trusted.Ben Ariel, 03/12/2015 06:15
Steinitz: Peace impossible until incitement stops

Steinitz: Peace impossible until incitement stops

National Infrastructure Minister Yuval Steinitz admits current Israeli policy has failed to protect citizens from terror.Yaakov Levi, 26/11/2015 14:54
Steinitz: EU labeling is 'disguised anti-Semitism'

Steinitz: EU labeling is 'disguised anti-Semitism'

Energy Minister denounces EU's proposal to label products made in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2015 05:14
Likud Minister: Abbas Incites Just Like the Nazis

Likud Minister: Abbas Incites Just Like the Nazis

Minister Steinitz tells Washington conference that Abbas is 'world's top anti-Semite, he is worse than Arafat.'Nitsan Keidar, 19/10/2015 09:12
'The West Gives Legitimacy to Terror Against Jews'

'The West Gives Legitimacy to Terror Against Jews'

Minister Steinitz, together with Foreign Ministry director, warn the press that Abbas's incitement 'paves the way for bloodshed, not peace.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2015 15:00
Barak: Ya'alon and Steinitz Nixed Iran Strike

Barak: Ya'alon and Steinitz Nixed Iran Strike

Former Defense Minister claims Israel planned to strike Iran's nuclear facilities in 2011, but Ministers Ya'alon and Steinitz refused.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/08/2015 22:03
Netanyahu Vows 'Zero Tolerance' for Terror

Netanyahu Vows 'Zero Tolerance' for Terror

'Those who try to harm us: we will hurt you,' Netanyahu warns after wave of terror attacks.Hezki Baruch, 16/08/2015 13:06
Steinitz Fires back at US Energy Minister

Steinitz Fires back at US Energy Minister

Yuval Steinitz fires back at comments by US Energy Secretary Moniz, who claimed he'd support the Iran deal even if he was Israeli.Ari Soffer, 04/08/2015 16:00
'You Can't Call for Tolerance But Then Be Violent'

'You Can't Call for Tolerance But Then Be Violent'

More intolerance at the LGBT rally: Culture Minister Miri Regev livid after crowd booes Yuval Steinitz offstage for his support.Tova Dvorin, 02/08/2015 11:14
Kerry 'Has No Authority to Threaten Israel'

Kerry 'Has No Authority to Threaten Israel'

Congress' criticism of Iran deal due to serious flaws in agreement, Israeli minister asserts, blasting US Sec. of State for blaming Israel.Cynthia Blank, 26/07/2015 17:18
Cabinet Passes Deal to Break Up Gas Monopoly

Cabinet Passes Deal to Break Up Gas Monopoly

Energy minister says deal will stop monopoly on offshore gas, provide energy security to state and millions to its coffers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2015 20:13
Report: Israel Helped Obama Prevent Syria Strikes

Report: Israel Helped Obama Prevent Syria Strikes

New book alleges top Israeli officials pitched intervention plan on Syria chemical weapons fiasco - and set poor precedent for Iran.Tova Dvorin, 15/06/2015 18:25
Steinitz: Electricity Crucial to Israel's Survival

Steinitz: Electricity Crucial to Israel's Survival

Israel's electric consumption hit an all-time on Wednesday, with 11,334 megawatts of power passing through the company's lines.Yaakov Levi, 27/05/2015 22:31
Likud Appointments Start to Shape Up

Likud Appointments Start to Shape Up

Despite threats from Erdan, Netanyahu has so far made deals Thursday with ministers Katz, Ya'alon, Steinitz, and Akunis.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 14/05/2015 13:18
With Liberman Gone, Who Will Be Foreign Minister?

With Liberman Gone, Who Will Be Foreign Minister?

In past, Minister Erdan and Jewish Home head Bennett were desirous for foreign portfolio, now Steinitz and Hanegbi throw hats into ring.Cynthia Blank, 04/05/2015 18:58
'Obama Folded Following Bibi's Speech'

'Obama Folded Following Bibi's Speech'

Minister Steinitz says White House's agreeing to congressional review of Iran deal is an Israeli accomplishment.Gil Ronen, 15/04/2015 12:34
Israel Slams Russia's Lifting Iran Missile Ban

Israel Slams Russia's Lifting Iran Missile Ban

Decision to lift ban on providing S-300 missiles to Iran proves the deal will be 'exploited,' Yuval Steinitz fires.Tova Dvorin, 13/04/2015 19:19
Obama Rejects Demand for Iran to Recognize Israel

Obama Rejects Demand for Iran to Recognize Israel

US President Barack Obama rejects Israel's demands for Iran to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, says it's asking too much.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2015 07:35
Israel Proposes New Terms for Final Iran Deal

Israel Proposes New Terms for Final Iran Deal

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz outlines to journalists Israel's proposed terms for final nuclear deal between Iran and P5+1 powers.Cynthia Blank, 06/04/2015 21:20
Steinitz: If We Have No Choice We Will Attack Iran

Steinitz: If We Have No Choice We Will Attack Iran

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz said Thursday that military action against Iran is an option if all else fails.Cynthia Blank, 02/04/2015 13:31
Mossad Women Upset over Choice of Honoree

Mossad Women Upset over Choice of Honoree

Dozens of women who served in the Mossad unite against honor Sima Shine with lighting of beacon on Independence Day.Gil Ronen, 29/03/2015 22:32
Israel Ends Two-Day Anti-Iran Mission

Israel Ends Two-Day Anti-Iran Mission

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz and other experts visit Paris, London in attempts to dissuade P5+1 from disastrous Iran deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2015 07:42
Steinitz Wraps Up Lobbying Mission on Iran Deal

Steinitz Wraps Up Lobbying Mission on Iran Deal

Yuval Steinitz says Israel and France share concerns over US-led hasty deal with Iran, as he ends a 2-day special diplomatic mission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2015 21:20
Israel Denies It Spied on US

Israel Denies It Spied on US

Jerusalem rejects Wall Street Journal report citing White House officials who accused Israel of spying on US-Iran talks.Gil Ronen, 24/03/2015 12:19
Steinitz in France, Hoping to Influence Iran Talks

Steinitz in France, Hoping to Influence Iran Talks

With 8 days left till nuke talks deadline, Intelligence Minister reportedly hopes France will toughen its stance still more.Gil Ronen, 22/03/2015 22:05
Steinitz: Concession Document Suitable for Purim

Steinitz: Concession Document Suitable for Purim

Intelligence Minister says document allegedly offering Israeli concessions to PA is an American one that Israel never agreed to.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/03/2015 22:12
Steinitz: Maybe Kerry Doesn't Know What We Know

Steinitz: Maybe Kerry Doesn't Know What We Know

Strategic Affairs Minister fires back after Kerry questions Netanyahu's judgment when it comes to Iran.Ben Ariel, 26/02/2015 06:16