New team of ministers will work out plan for Uman pilgrimages

New team of ministers will work out plan for Uman pilgrimages

PM Netanyahu taps Min. Ze'ev Elkin to head team of ministers charged with reaching agreement on travel to Uman, Ukraine.Hezki Baruch, 8/30/2020, 12:27 AM
Eli Cohen: 'People are choking under the financial difficulties'

Eli Cohen: 'People are choking under the financial difficulties'

Intelligence Min. Cohen discusses cost of water, says new law must be implemented. 'If Water Min. wants, he can go through the Knesset.'103FM, 8/27/2020, 5:16 PM
Minister Elkin goes into isolation

Minister Elkin goes into isolation

Minister Ze'ev Elkin enters isolation after one of his advisers was diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2020, 6:52 AM
Energy Minister Steinitz demands closure of synagogues

Energy Minister Steinitz demands closure of synagogues

Heated argument in government about closing synagogues to stop spread of COVID-19. 'We need a 2-week lockdown to reduce infections.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2020, 6:59 PM
Corona Cabinet confirms: Second semester exams to be held online

Corona Cabinet confirms: Second semester exams to be held online

Exams to be conducted remotely at all universities and colleges to reduce risk of increasing coronavirus spread.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2020, 5:01 PM
Ze'ev Elkin: 'Palestinian Authority has an interest in continuing to exist'

Ze'ev Elkin: 'Palestinian Authority has an interest in continuing to exist'

Min. Ze'ev Elkin says Palestinian Authority won't follow through on threats to disband, statements should be taken 'in proportion.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2020, 10:39 AM
What was Rabbi Rafi Peretz surprised by?

What was Rabbi Rafi Peretz surprised by?

Ze'ev Elkin tells his replacement that the Jerusalem Ministry has authority over the entire city, except for two places.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2020, 6:39 AM
Ze'ev Elkin to be Higher Education, Water Resources Minister

Ze'ev Elkin to be Higher Education, Water Resources Minister

Likud MK to take on several roles in new government, to become Transportation Minister in second half of the term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2020, 10:43 AM
Minister Ze'ev Elkin: Sovereignty? In a few months

Minister Ze'ev Elkin: Sovereignty? In a few months

Likud Minister estimates in conversation with Arutz Sheva that a right-wing government will soon be formed to promote sovereignty quickly.Yoni Kempinski, 3/3/2020, 1:32 AM
Senior Likud Minister: Liberman should return to the right

Senior Likud Minister: Liberman should return to the right

Minister Ze'ev Elkin from Likud negotiating team says Lapid torpedoing unity talks even when parties reach a consensus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 7:57 AM
Bennett: A painful night for the people of Israel

Bennett: A painful night for the people of Israel

Defense Minister: Netanyahu dedicated his entire life for the State of Israel. He has the presumption of innocence.Orli Harari, 11/21/2019, 11:23 PM
Elkin: Why is Liberman so silent?

Elkin: Why is Liberman so silent?

Minister Ze'ev Elkin criticizes Yisrael Beytenu chairman's silence in the wake of Joint List's criticism of Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 11/14/2019, 4:04 AM
'If we dump haredi parties for Liberman, we won't have gov't'

'If we dump haredi parties for Liberman, we won't have gov't'

Minister Ze'ev Elkin slams ultimatum by Yisrael Beytenu leader for coalition support as 'illogical.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2019, 8:47 AM
Elkin criticizes Russia: Outrageous conduct

Elkin criticizes Russia: Outrageous conduct

Minister Ze'ev Elkin criticizes Russia's conduct in the case of Naama Issachar.Ben Ariel, 10/13/2019, 3:15 AM
Cabinet dispute over transfer of funds to PA

Cabinet dispute over transfer of funds to PA

Ministers Smotrich, Elkin wonder why government transferred tax revenues to the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 6:43 PM
'The Right can't give up, we have to work to ensure majority'

'The Right can't give up, we have to work to ensure majority'

Min. Elkin warns 'New Likudniks' want to make Likud a centrist party, promises to work to cancel Disengagement Law.Yoni Kempinski, 8/6/2019, 2:36 PM
'One or two parties, provided everyone's in'

'One or two parties, provided everyone's in'

'One or two parties on Right but without leaving fragments outside union; Media's killing Barak; We paid price for union with Kahlon.'Shimon Cohen, 7/22/2019, 5:57 PM
UN salutes Israeli innovation

UN salutes Israeli innovation

Innovative Israeli technologies presented at UN to diplomats and government representatives from around the world.Nitsan Keidar, 7/19/2019, 2:12 AM
'Initiative to cancel the elections is a spin'

'Initiative to cancel the elections is a spin'

Minister Ze'ev Elkin concerned about the situation of the right-wing bloc ahead of the elections.Nitsan Keidar, 6/26/2019, 2:14 AM
Hotovely: Netanyahu can't be replaced so easily

Hotovely: Netanyahu can't be replaced so easily

'Public chose who they wanted, PM Netanyahu can't be replaced so easily,' Likud's Tzipi Hotovely says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2019, 9:54 AM
Elkin: There's chance we'll be dragged to elections

Elkin: There's chance we'll be dragged to elections

'If United Right continues with high demands, we'll be dragged to elections in six months with similar results,' Elkin notes.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2019, 9:13 AM
'The Jewish Quarter - the jewel in the crown'

'The Jewish Quarter - the jewel in the crown'

'Beautiful Qirya' project launched in Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2019, 9:33 PM
'Religious-Zionist education is in danger'

'Religious-Zionist education is in danger'

Environmental Protection Minister Ze'ev Elkin warns budgets for religious Zionist schools could be in jeopardy if parties do not unite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2019, 7:55 PM
'Prepare for application of sovereignty in Judea and Samaria'

'Prepare for application of sovereignty in Judea and Samaria'

Minister Ze’ev Elkin says Israel will have to apply sovereignty in Judea and Samaria after PA collapses.Hezki Baruch, 1/11/2019, 6:24 AM
Minister Elkin: Not sure government will survive the 'draft law'

Minister Elkin: Not sure government will survive the 'draft law'

Ze'ev Elkin backs PM against police, learns lessons from J'lem mayoral loss, and thinks coalition will survive - but not for long. InterviewHezki Baruch, 12/5/2018, 7:54 PM
'Time has come for European countries to recognize Jerusalem'

'Time has come for European countries to recognize Jerusalem'

Czech President receives 'Shield of Jerusalem' award. Minsiter calls on Europe to follow Czech Republic's example.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 6:06 PM
Elkin: Netanyahu wants elections at their appointed time

Elkin: Netanyahu wants elections at their appointed time

Likud minister says PM wants elections held as scheduled - in another year. 'This government has served with 61 MKs before.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2018, 8:35 AM
Elkin: A fascinating journey, I have no regrets

Elkin: A fascinating journey, I have no regrets

Likud Minister responds after his loss in the elections for mayor of Jerusalem.Ido Ben Porat, 10/31/2018, 4:07 AM
Watch: Netanyahu and Elkin visit Machane Yehuda

Watch: Netanyahu and Elkin visit Machane Yehuda

PM and Jerusalem mayoral candidate Ze'ev Elkin received warmly as they tour among the stalls of the Jerusalem market.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2018, 3:52 PM
Are Jerusalem mayoral candidates thinking about city's future?

Are Jerusalem mayoral candidates thinking about city's future?

At the Jerusalem 5800 conference, mayoral candidates reveal their visions for the capital in the next 20 yearsYoni Kempinski, 10/11/2018, 3:56 PM
Imagining Jerusalem in the next generation

Imagining Jerusalem in the next generation

4 candidates for mayor of Jerusalem discuss their vision for the capital in the next 20 years.Yoni Kempinski, 10/10/2018, 9:38 PM
Elkin: 400 housing units in eastern Jerusalem neighborhood

Elkin: 400 housing units in eastern Jerusalem neighborhood

Jerusalem Affairs Minister, who is running for mayor, vows to build Jewish community 'on land purchased by Jews for Jewish settlement.'Hezki Baruch, 9/25/2018, 8:12 PM
Bennett: Jewish Home supports Elkin for J'lem mayor

Bennett: Jewish Home supports Elkin for J'lem mayor

Jewish Home chairman expresses his party's support for Likud minister's mayoral candidacy. 'A national figure with a right-wing outlook.'Hezki Baruch, 9/20/2018, 2:05 PM
Commerce chamber endorses Elkin Jerusalem Mayor

Commerce chamber endorses Elkin Jerusalem Mayor

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce gives official endorsement to Likud candidate Ze’ev Elkin for Jerusalem mayor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2018, 3:23 AM
Likud leadership: Jerusalem needs Elkin

Likud leadership: Jerusalem needs Elkin

Likud leadership explains why Ze'ev Elkin is the most suitable candidate for mayor of Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 9/17/2018, 5:13 AM
Netanyahu tells Jerusalemites to vote for Ze'ev Elkin for mayor

Netanyahu tells Jerusalemites to vote for Ze'ev Elkin for mayor

More than 2,000 participate in toast in honor of Jerusalem Affairs Minister Ze'ev Elkin, who is running for mayor of the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2018, 10:27 PM
A haredi mayor for Jerusalem?

A haredi mayor for Jerusalem?

Haredi candidate Yossi Deitch has commanding lead in race for mayor of Israel's capital, poll shows.Gary Willig, 9/7/2018, 10:59 AM
Coalition chairman backs Elkin for Jerusalem mayor

Coalition chairman backs Elkin for Jerusalem mayor

"We are members of the Likud and I support a Likud candidate for mayor of Jerusalem," says MK David Amsalem.Elad Benari, 8/13/2018, 5:12 AM
Likud minister: I aim to unite Jerusalem

Likud minister: I aim to unite Jerusalem

Environmental Protection Minister Elkin assesses that Jerusalem mayoral race will be between himself and haredi candidate Yossi Deitch.Hezki Baruch, 7/31/2018, 10:18 AM
Elkin: Attack stems from Palestinian Authority incitement

Elkin: Attack stems from Palestinian Authority incitement

Minister Zeev Elkin refers to Adam stabbing attack, blames Palestinian Authority of supporting and inciting terror.Hezki Baruch, 7/29/2018, 2:06 PM
Netanyahu officially supports Elkin for Jerusalem mayor

Netanyahu officially supports Elkin for Jerusalem mayor

PM finally announces support for Jerusalem Affairs Minister's candidacy for mayor of Israel's capital. 'Jerusalem is close to his heart.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2018, 5:53 PM
Minister Elkin to run independently for J'lem mayor

Minister Elkin to run independently for J'lem mayor

Likud officials: Coalition chairman Amsalem acted to torpedo Elkin's standing as Likud's candidate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 8:04 AM
Will Ze'ev Elkin appoint an Arab deputy mayor of Jerusalem?

Will Ze'ev Elkin appoint an Arab deputy mayor of Jerusalem?

Candidate for mayor of capital says there will never be an Arab mayor of Jerusalem, but Arab deputy mayors would be good for city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2018, 9:14 PM
Thousands of Israelis die each year from air pollution

Thousands of Israelis die each year from air pollution

Environmental Protection Minister pushes national plan to scrap diesel vehicles, reduce air pollution. 'If I save lives, it's all worth it.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2018, 12:23 PM
President Trump dubbed 'Shield of Jerusalem'

President Trump dubbed 'Shield of Jerusalem'

Jerusalem Affairs Minister: 'No doubt this event will be taught in history as the watershed in Jerusalem's status.'Mordechai Sones, 5/14/2018, 10:00 PM
Elkin says Barkat supports him in Jerusalem mayoral race

Elkin says Barkat supports him in Jerusalem mayoral race

'Nir Barkat wants me to run, he was the first one to turn to me.'Tzvi Lev, 5/3/2018, 8:18 PM
Netanyahu visits UN Jerusalem exhibition

Netanyahu visits UN Jerusalem exhibition

PM Netanyahu visits Jerusalem exhibit currently being presented at the UN building in New York. "This exhibit shows the truth."Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2018, 3:07 AM
Israel's answer to the UN

Israel's answer to the UN

Israel opens a new exhibition at the UN showcasing the Jewish people's history in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2018, 2:44 AM
'We'll stop Iran in Lebanon like we stopped it in Syria'

'We'll stop Iran in Lebanon like we stopped it in Syria'

Jerusalem affairs minister attends meeting with Netanyahu, Putin, says Israel has other means of stopping Iran aside from war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2018, 1:00 PM
'We must accustom world to the application of our sovereignty'

'We must accustom world to the application of our sovereignty'

Jerusalem Affairs Minister says Israel must work to get international community used to idea of sovereignty after Trump recognizes JerusalemNitzan Keidar, 12/15/2017, 11:14 AM
Likud minister: Zionist Union is a radical leftist party

Likud minister: Zionist Union is a radical leftist party

Environmental Protection Minister says Labor leader Avi Gabbay learned to zigzag from Yesh Atid Chairman Yair Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2017, 2:26 PM
Hundreds mark anniversary of Migron destruction

Hundreds mark anniversary of Migron destruction

Minister Ze'ev Elkin asks the residents of Migron for forgiveness as they remain homeless five years after the demolition.Hezki Baruch, 9/18/2017, 1:03 AM
'Netanyahu cannot tell his side of the story'

'Netanyahu cannot tell his side of the story'

Enviromental Protection Minister Ze'ev Elkin backs Prime Minister Netanyahu, urging the public not to jump to conclusions.Tzvi Lev, 8/7/2017, 10:36 AM
'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, 7/26/2017, 4:13 AM
Elkin: We can't cave to pressure

Elkin: We can't cave to pressure

Minister Ze'ev Elkin says Israel must not cancel the security measures on the Temple Mount, despite pressure to do so.Hezki Baruch, 7/20/2017, 3:05 AM
'We have to prepare for the day after Abbas'

'We have to prepare for the day after Abbas'

Chaos is expected in the PA after the Abbas era ends. Elkin says Israel must be prepared.Shimon Cohen, 7/5/2017, 4:05 AM
'United Jerusalem Bill' not dead

'United Jerusalem Bill' not dead

Education Minister, Jerusalem Affairs Minister to work on revised bill to be resubmitted next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2017, 10:51 PM