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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, 05/12/2018 19:54
'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, 26/11/2018 18:06
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, 18/11/2018 08:35
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, 31/10/2018 04:07
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, 24/10/2018 15:52
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, 11/10/2018 15:56
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 21:38
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, 25/09/2018 20:12
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, 20/09/2018 14:05
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, 18/09/2018 03:23
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, 17/09/2018 05:13
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, 16/09/2018 22:27
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, 07/09/2018 10:59
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, 13/08/2018 05:12
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, 31/07/2018 10:18
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, 29/07/2018 14:06
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, 24/07/2018 17:53
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, 19/07/2018 08:04
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, 17/06/2018 21:14
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, 06/06/2018 12:23
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, 14/05/2018 22:00
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, 03/05/2018 20:18
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, 09/03/2018 03:07
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, 05/03/2018 02:44
'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, 30/01/2018 13:00
'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, 15/12/2017 11:14
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, 18/10/2017 14:26
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, 18/09/2017 01:03
'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, 07/08/2017 10:36
'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, 26/07/2017 04:13
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, 20/07/2017 03:05
'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, 05/07/2017 04:05
'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, 02/07/2017 22:51
Elkin to Russians: This is your chance

Elkin to Russians: This is your chance

Jerusalem Affairs Minister tells Rusian Ambassador Russia has a chance to become the first nation to move its embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2017 22:33
Netanyahu back at work after kidney stone removal

Netanyahu back at work after kidney stone removal

PM resumes duties Friday morning after undergoing operation Thursday night.AFP, 26/05/2017 12:12
'Trump must move away from Obama's ideas'

'Trump must move away from Obama's ideas'

Minister Elkin says President Trump improvement over Obama on Iran and peace process, but needs to let go of old ideas.Shimon Cohen, 23/05/2017 20:28
Justice Minister: They will not silence us

Justice Minister: They will not silence us

Likud Minister says Jewish Home party head has a 'political issue,' Justice Minister Shaked says her party will uphold its obligations.Ido Ben Porat, 15/05/2017 14:20
Elkin: Latest polls are appropriate for Purim

Elkin: Latest polls are appropriate for Purim

Likud Minister downplays poll which found that Lapid could form a coalition with help from Joint List party.Hezki Baruch, 12/03/2017 03:22
1800-year-old Hebrew inscriptions discovered in Galilee village

1800-year-old Hebrew inscriptions discovered in Galilee village

Limestone column from Roman period engraved with Hebrew inscriptions discovered in Peqi'in during restoration work on ancient synagogue.Yoel Domb, 21/02/2017 11:38
Ze'ev Elkin: Let's be honest and admit we failed

Ze'ev Elkin: Let's be honest and admit we failed

Minister Elkin tells Amona residents: 'Without your determination we would not have achieved the Regulation Law.'Benny Toker, 02/02/2017 15:27
Impeach Ghattas? Not so fast

Impeach Ghattas? Not so fast

Knesset Legal Adviser says request to impeach MK Basel Ghattas needs to include the reasoning for the request.Ben Ariel, 18/01/2017 01:08
Impeachment proceedings against MK Ghattas begin

Impeachment proceedings against MK Ghattas begin

Knesset Speaker receives 72 signatures from MKs required to begin first ever impeachment proceedings against Arab MK.Arutz Shev Staff, 16/01/2017 21:23
'Ukraine voted against us because of American pressure'

'Ukraine voted against us because of American pressure'

Minister Ze'ev Elkin speaks to Arutz Sheva about the recent UN resolution and Israel's appropriate response.Shimon Cohen, 26/12/2016 17:54
Elkin: The hands are American hands

Elkin: The hands are American hands

Minister Ze'ev Elkin, currently in Ukraine, reports that Ukraine did not willingly vote for the recent anti-Israel UN resolution.Tal Polon, 25/12/2016 10:38
Cornerstone of Jerusalem Entrance project laid

Cornerstone of Jerusalem Entrance project laid

Cornerstone laid on a massive project to construct a new financial district in Jerusalem as UNESCO votes to deny Jewish connection to city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2016 22:59
'Annex the communities of greater Jerusalem'

'Annex the communities of greater Jerusalem'

Minister Yisrael Katz: Israel should promote its own initiative in the region and not capitulate to foreign attempts to impose peace.Yoni Kempinski, 07/07/2016 01:16
Ministers demand government recognize Amona

Ministers demand government recognize Amona

Several ministers, MKs join Amona residents' protest tent in front of Prime Minister's office, declaring 'Amona won't fall again'.Hezki Baruch, 06/07/2016 21:33
Elkin: Building only for Arabs will be devastating

Elkin: Building only for Arabs will be devastating

Minister Elkin calls for building homes in Givat HaMatos to prevent an entirely Arab enclave in Jerusalem.Shimon Cohen, 04/07/2016 13:06
'Netanyahu gave away entire neighborhood to Arabs'

'Netanyahu gave away entire neighborhood to Arabs'

Approval for massive extension of J-m Arab neighborhood paves way for future division of city, blocks Jewish development in key area.Ido Ben Porat, 04/07/2016 08:34
Likud Minister: Amona must not be destroyed

Likud Minister: Amona must not be destroyed

Minister of Jerusalem Affairs 'expects Defense and Justice ministers to push their ministries to do everything they can to protect Amona'.Shimon Cohen, 28/06/2016 11:54
Elkin: The Likud's victory saved Israel

Elkin: The Likud's victory saved Israel

Minister Ze’ev Elkin responds to secret letter between Herzog and Abbas in which opposition leader agreed to divide Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 20/06/2016 03:12
The 'strange saga' of Bennett's security demands

The 'strange saga' of Bennett's security demands

Elkin puzzled by ultimatum to media on cabinet matters; security source reveals Bennett had access to info but didn't pick it up.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2016 09:00
Elkin to Netanyahu: Take up Liberman's offer

Elkin to Netanyahu: Take up Liberman's offer

Likud Minister urges PM to seriously consider Yisrael Beytenu's conditions to join the coalition, instead of Zionist Union.Ari Yashar, 18/05/2016 13:37
Minister: Joining with Labor will destroy Likud

Minister: Joining with Labor will destroy Likud

Likud's Elkin warns a unity government would be an 'historic mistake,' as Zionist Union would pull coalition leftward to justify itself.Ido Ben-Porat, 13/05/2016 10:17
'We can't give up ideology to expand government'

'We can't give up ideology to expand government'

Minister Ze'ev Elkin tells Arutz Sheva about importance of principles, eternal phenomenon of anti-Semitism, danger of withdrawals.Hezki Baruch, 03/05/2016 14:11
MKs furious over 'Breaking the Silence' report

MKs furious over 'Breaking the Silence' report

MKs demand investigation after TV report says leftist group may have gathered sensitive information.Ben Ariel, 18/03/2016 04:16
Elkin outraged over secret Israel-PA talks

Elkin outraged over secret Israel-PA talks

Minister Ze'ev Elkin demands to know why Defense-Security Cabinet was not told about talks on transferring control of area A to PA.Hezki Baruch, 15/03/2016 06:12