Liberman also said it would be unrealistic and impossible to reach a permanent arrangement between Israel and the Arabs in Judea and Samaria, especially in light of the extremist positions of PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.
The Amona residents, who were originally willing to go along with the new plan, are now fiercely against it, as one resident argued, 'It amounts to stuffing us in caravans in a relocation camp."
The approval for the five armored units attests both to Israel's approval of the job PA security forces are doing fighting terrorists in refugee camps, and its assessment that these forces need a boost to keep going.
'It's well known that when a coalition MK votes against the government line he knows he's going to pay a price.'
This is the first time Israel blocked the entry of a foreign visitor solely on the basis of their activism in the BDS movement.
A local official believes most of the missing money is being kept in the Agriculture Ministry's coffers.
The poll and the next four years under the new president were the topic of conversation at the Knesset Caucus for Israel-US Relations Monday.
In reality, Netanyahu did not actually accuse Arabs or even mention them in connection with the recent fires. He only warned that "whomever tries to burn the State of Israel will be punished severely."
Should the new bill be submitted without the retroactive application to Amona, Habayit Hayehudi politicians will be expected to prevent clashes between the residents and security forces.
US Secy John Kerry spoke of his love for Israel, his frustration over settlements and the peace process, and his fears about the future.
The Highway 6 extension to the northern Negev has finally opened at the Shoket interchanges, easing access to Highways 60 and 31 in the south.
MK Gafni: Real news for the children of Israel. New law will help level playing field for poorer children.
The centrist-left Yesh Atid party is hoping to topple Likud while it struggles over Amona.
The government, the Knesset and the residents of Amona are locked in a battle over the future of their town.
Following leaks to the news media about the relocation, the order to relocate was rescinded for the time being.
Netanyahu also told his ministers about new progress in the Israel-Jordan-PA Red Sea–Dead Sea Canal.
MK Bezalel Smotrich said, 'Apparently, had Netanyahu been in charge instead of Ben Gurion, we would not have had a state. Ben Gurion had courage, he established a state against all odds.'
'A judicial branch that intervenes in the legally created product of the legislative or executive branches is not adhering to the democratic model and it is our duty to bring it back on track.'
'The government of Israel should know that they are hurting us, hurting our future, and scarring us horribly for the rest of our lives.'
Thousands of Israeli Ethiopians marked the Day of Sigd in Jerusalem this week. It's an echo of the First Temple era.