"We continue to call for Ebrahim Raisi to be investigated for his involvement in past and ongoing crimes under international law."
Bennett joked: “Teaneck back then was not yet Israel. We annexed Teaneck a few years ago.”
The leadership of the Satmar Chasidim in New York announced that they are backing of Brooklyn Borough president Eric Adams for mayor after previously endorsing his closest competitor former Democratic mayoral candidate Andrew Yang.
The accident between two vehicles was reportedly the fault of MK Ben-Gvir's chauffeur.
Most important: this government will pass a new, biannual budget, which its predecessor has failed to do.
Deri promised: "We will overthrow this government very quickly."
An NY1 survey this week, two weeks ahead of the June 22 Democratic primaries, shows Adams with 22% of the votes, leading over Andrew Yang's 16%.
Bennett's future Arab ministers openly declared their anti-Zionist identities, loyalties and goals.
We don't know for sure if all the respondents really were who they claimed to be.
The initiative lacked the necessary support within the coalition-in-formation, and comes on the heels of Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid's announcement of his ability to form the next government.
Dynasty: Bougie is the son of General Chaim Herzog, who served two terms as the Sixth President of Israel. The president-elect's grandfather, Rabbi Yitzchak Halevi-Herzog, was the first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of the State of Israel.
Netanyahu offered Sa'ar a triple rotation for the prime minister's seat.
MK Issawi Frej estimated Saturday night that the formation of the Bennett-Lapid government is closer than ever.
"He is planning the assault phase on the target for the beginning of next week."
Gafni also attacked New Hope chairman Gideon Sa'ar.
Yair Lapid, Israel's playboy politician has turned out to be a hard worker, undeterred by temporary failures.
It’s the kind of even-handed statement one would expect from, say, the BBC, or the AP.
Yamina sources said that should negotiations between their party and Likud are not quick and serious, they have not yet taken off the table the possibility of joining the anti-Bibi forces.
Now it may be possible to call on Blue&White chairman Benny Gantz to join, which would give the Netanyahu government a majority of 67 MKs.
Bennett and Yamina No. 2 Ayelet Shaked will both receive spots on the Likud electoral slate, and will become defense and foreign ministers, respectively.
I take back my endorsement…
At least one Democrat, Rep. Ted Deutch from Florida, stood up for the sanity of the party of FDR and JFK
The prime minister met with Abbas to persuade him not to support the formation of the Bennett-Lapid government.
The Haredi MKs letter is the first open expression of no confidence in Netanyahu, and much less blunt than those issued, reportedly, by Netanyahu's own senior party members.
There are those that hope Netanyahu will take up the mantle, to break the deadlock in forming a coalition government.
"Whatever passes by this government passes – whatever doesn't, doesn't."
Naftali Bennett had explicitly pledged that he would not sit in any government with Yair Lapid, “not with a rotation and not without a rotation,” because he “is right while Lapid is left.” It is now clear that he was negotiating the terms of a rotation the entire time.
Gafni: "No one here is stupid. Bennett from the first moment preferred to form a government with Lapid."
Naftali Bennett told President Rivlin that he does not rule out the possibility of forming a government with MK Yair Lapid.
Sources in the Likud said that the chances of their recommending Bennett were low.