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MK Zoabi Aims Rubber Band at Start of VP Pence Knesset Speech

Knesset security was beefed up prior to his address to prevent lawmakers from having direct access to the vice president.

Balad MK Hanin Zoabi Says Tel Aviv is Occupied Territory

Zoabi was among a group of Israeli Arab lawmakers expelled from the parliament for trying to disrupt the historic address to the Knesset by US Vice President Mike Pence on Jan. 22, 2018.

Knesset Holocaust Remembrance Session Morphs into Debate of Israel’s African Illegals

"Islamophobia is also a kind of anti-Semitism," MK Tibi noted, "so we must all be united in the fight against racism, the rejection of the other and the creation of stereotypes."

Mahmoud Abbas Kicks MK Hazan Off International Forum

The Brits caved, and Hazan will remain in Jerusalem.

Police Recommend Corruption Indictments Against 3 Joint Arab List MKs

The investigators initially estimated that the party concealed money received from more than a thousand private donors and organizations in Israel and around the world.
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FULL TRANSCRIPT: Remarks by US Vice President Mike Pence at Special Session of Knesset,...

"We strongly urge the Palestinian leadership to return to the table. Peace can only come through dialogue."
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Watch Arab List MKs Disrupt US VP Mike Pence

Arab MKs began holding up signs and yelling as VP Pence began to speak.

Israeli Arab Joint List Members Removed During Pence’s Knesset Speech

The Joint Arab List lawmakers began to raise signs protesting U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Jerusalem.

Netanyahu: Pence Making History as First VP to Address Knesset

“No American vice president has had a greater commitment to Israel and its people.”

Knesset Speaker Edelstein to Pence: City of David Rebuilt, We’re Again Guarding Our Walls

"We are bound together by the values and aspirations based on our basic beliefs of liberty, Biblical tradition and peace.”
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Watch Live: Vice President Pence’s Live Remarks at a Special Knesset Session

Vice President Pence's Live Remarks at a Special Knesset Session

Arab MKs Plan to Walk Out on Pence’s Knesset Speech

The Arab MKs intend to take advantage of the live coverage of the speech worldwide and yell condemnations at the VP while filing out of the plenum.

Rally on Monday in Jerusalem for Vice President Mike Pence

The rally will take place Monday, Jan. 22 at 1:00 pm outside the Knesset gate in Jerusalem.

US Vice President Mike Pence Arrives in Jerusalem

US Vice President arrives on an historic visit to Israel as Vice President of the United States. He will make history again on Tuesday, visiting the Western Wall.

Haredi Parties, Liberman, on Coalition Toppling War Path over Shabbat Laws

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (Shas) on Saturday slammed the Yisrael Beiteinu chairman over his show of solidarity with law breakers, and told reporters, "I am done with Avigdor Liberman."

Pence Tells El-Sisi US Will Back 2-State Solution If Both Sides Agree

Egypt's El-Sisi continues to insist the only solution to the Israel-Palestinian Authority conflict is the "two-state solution."

Pence in Amman After Talks in Cairo, Soon to Arrive in Israel

“We stand shoulder to shoulder with you in Egypt in the fight against terrorism,” Pence said.

Israeli Arab MK Urges Establishment of Arab College in Negev

“There are thousands of Arab students from the Negev studying medicine and other topics abroad,” Abu Arar said.

Knesset Committee to Ban MKs’ BDS-Funded Trips Abroad

Committee chairman MK Kisch clarified that MKs would not be barred from paying visits to these organizations, but only at their own expense.

Knesset Committee Chair: Home Front Unprepared for Next War

MK Peretz warned that civil society would not be able to continue to provide services in a time of war.

Knesset Committee Approves Accessibility Law

The new policy was drafted by Meretz MK Ilan Gilon. It becomes law in February 2018.

Pence Scheduled to Address Knesset January 22 Barring Changes

"This speech is one that we will listen to with utmost attention, and here in the Knesset we will make every effort to host Vice President Pence in the most proper and impressive manner."

Knesset Committee Approves Salary Hike for Netanyahu, Cabinet Ministers

The raises are expected to cost the Israeli taxpayer approximately NIS 2 million ($600 million) per year.

New Poll: Lapid Receives 27 Seats, Netanyahu Only 22 in Wake of ‘Supermarkets Law’

Shas, which initiated the Supermarket Law, is not benefiting from it for the time being, and is expected to win only 4 seats (down from 7) – barely passing the threshold, if that.

Opposition Loses Nasty Coup, Calling Vote While Rightwing MKs Attended Murder Victim’s Funeral

The opposition seized the moment and asked to cut the debate on the bill and go directly to a vote – knowing they could carry the day, with the other side caught unsuspecting.

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