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Last-minute coalition agreement saves Israel from early election

The coalition party heads have agreed to compromise in order to resolve the political crisis in the government and avoid an early election. In...

Netanyahu: I delivered on my promise to resolve coalition crisis

Addressing Israel’s lawmakers on Tuesday evening, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that the coalition will continue to carry out its term, just as he...

Lieberman vows to vote against IDF bill after unsuccessful phone call with Netanyahu

Early elections may be imminent in Israel after efforts of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberma to resolve the crisis...

Likelihood of early election increases as Haredi leaders reject military draft compromise

The Agudath Israel MKs have been instructed by their faction’s Council of Torah Sages to insist that the military draft bill regarding yeshiva students...

Coalition crisis grows as Liberman, Litzman skip weekly meeting

Two Israeli ministers opted not to attend this week’s meeting of coalition party heads due to the dispute over a bill that seeks to...

Alluding to Lieberman’s threats to quit govt., PM rules out 61-member coalition

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has stated that he will not lead a narrow, 61-member coalition, suggesting that Israel will go to early elections...

Bennett says if PM forces early elections, he might run against him

There is growing speculation among members of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition that the latter is deliberately avoiding a solution to the draft bill...

PM to convene coalition to discuss housing solution for settlement evacuees

The coalition is expected to meet next week to discuss the construction of new homes for the residents of the Netiv HaAvot settlement, two...

MK Amsalem slams famous Israeli songwriter for comparing Tamimi to Anne Frank

Israeli coalition leader MK David Amsalem slammed Israeli songwriter Yehonatan Geffen for "legitimizing a Palestinian girl, who humiliates and beats soldiers." Amsalem's remark comes...

Knesset approves and tightens immigration laws

The Ministerial Committee for Legislation has passed an immigration bill proposed by Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, which strives to prevent illegal migrants from...