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Deputy AG Offers MK Ghattas Plea Deal: Resignation, Prison

16 Adar 5777 – March 14, 2017
According to Nazri, a Ghattas conviction would be considered a 'disgraceful crime,' which would prevent him from seeking public office for seven years.

Bennett Agreed to Postpone Vote on Ma’ale Adumim Sovereignty

Bennett made clear that the postponement is only for one week, and not, as Bitan originally requested, three months.

Ya’alon Leaves Likud, Starts New Party

15 Adar 5777 – March 13, 2017
Sources in Ya'alon's circle said the former defense minister would not align himself with the left, and that any attempt to associate him with the left 'is ridiculous.'

Swiss Government to De-Fund BDS in Israel, Palestinian Authority

11 Adar 5777 – March 8, 2017
Swiss lawmakers send about one million Swiss francs each year to an anti-Israel umbrella organization in Ramallah.

Knesset Gives Preliminary Approval to Two ‘Muezzin Laws’

'Hundreds of thousands of Israeli citizens in Galilee, the Negev, Jerusalem, and other areas in the center of the country routinely and daily suffer from the noise of the Meuzzin cries in the mosques.'

Report: Bennett Ultimatum to Netanyahu – No Amona Relocation, No V15 Legislation

The bill was scheduled for a debate at the Knesset Committee, but was withdrawn at the last-minute due to objections from Habayit Hayehudi.

Russian B-List Leaders Meet MK Herzog in Moscow to Discuss Syria, PA

10 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
Herzog planned to 'reiterate Israel's demand to prevent at all cost transferring to Hezbollah weapons that had been provided to Syria, as well as to prevent Hezbollah from acquiring positions in the Syrian Golan heights.'

Knesset Holds Emergency Debate About US Anti-Semitism

"Despite our long-standing practice of coming to the defense of threatened Jewish communities, when it comes to the United States, we are silent."
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MK Hazan Drills Arab MKs on Logical Inconsistency

MK Hazan suggested in no uncertain way there was no such thing as a "Palestinian nation," only a cluster of terrorists using the term as a unifying name.

Knesset Gives Preliminary Approval to Religious Sanctions on Recalcitrant Husbands in Prison

'The bill is intended to authorize the rabbinical courts to levy these limits on get refusers sitting in prison, in order to persuade them to release their wives from the chains of their Aguna status.'

Israel Bars Entry of Pro-BDS Visitors

MK Smotrich said in a statement that the new law means Israel 'stops turning the other cheek.'

Conference to Focus on Diaspora-Israel Relations

8 Adar 5777 – March 6, 2017
Knesset Speaker Edelstein says the conference will help participants think more deeply about "how to benefit our own countries and the world at large."

Labor MK Asks AG to Check Legality of MK Smotrich’s Home

7 Adar 5777 – March 5, 2017
Smotrich responded calling the reports by Ha'raetz and Channel 2 'fake research.'

Trump or Not, Govt. May Push Ma’ale Adumim Annexation Bill

4 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
The new law would create an urban Jewish gap across the heart of a future Palestinian State.

Government Approves Bill to Kill Tax Breaks on Anti-Israeli NGO Donations

4 Adar 5777 – March 1, 2017
The new bill, which amends Israel's income tax law, was endorsed by 26 MKs from all the coalition parties.

Knesset Speaker Reads Bereaved Families’ Letter on Applying Gaza Report’s Conclusions

'We deserve answers, we deserve a leadership that accepts responsibility,' the bereaved families' letter concluded.

Netanyahu to Testify on Gaza War on Live TV before Knesset Committee

MK Karin Elharrar said it's a shame Netanyahu has been 'doing everything to evade and play for time. If it were up to me we could have the debate next week.'

Knesset Approves National Biometric Database

3 Adar 5777 – February 28, 2017
Every Israeli receiving or renewing their ID or passport will be required to replace them with a smart biometric document.

Herzog Warns Israel to Prepare for Jews Fleeing Western Anti-Semitism

"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."

IDF Chief: Sinwar’s Election Eliminates Hamas’ Political, Military Distinctions

2 Adar 5777 – February 27, 2017
Eizenkot said that since the Hebron incident in March 2016 there had been 200 other incidents and in none of them did the forces involved hesitate to shoot.

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