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  1. 'Even the Left realizes sovereignty is only a matter of time'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... are the Right's plans, and the leading one among those plans is the plan for sovereignty. The recent meeting of the Likud Central Committee was an important, foundational event towards the application of sovereignty in Judea and Samaria". In answer ...

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  2. Israel's capital is badly run and out of cashRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... broke and its people divided, hardly a desirable record for a politician who wants to stand for leader of the ruling Likud party.

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  3. Knesset Committee to Ban MKsa BDS-Funded Trips AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... of Knesset members. The Knesset must address this." MK Benny Begin, who normally marks the left boundary line of his Likud party, also voiced his support for the proposal and said the Ethics Committee should be given the authority not to approve an ...

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  4. Israel - " A Successful Powerhouse in the Collapsing Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... emerging collective. The second Zionist revolution is still ongoing and started with the victory of Menachem Begin's Likud party in 1977. It became gradually apparent to Israel's leaders that inefficient state-owned industries would not become ...

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  5. Bill that lets ministers choose legal advisers passes first readingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... they'll be protecting the ministers and letting them do whatever they want." According to Livni, Bayit Yehudi and the Likud want "subservient" legal advisers who will allow them to legalize outposts in the West Bank and "transfer money under the ...

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  6. Hotovely to the BBC: UNRWA perpetuates fake refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely on Wednesday spoke with the BBC about the United States' decision to cut by half the funding it provides to UNRWA, the UN's agency for "Palestinian refugees". Hotovely rejected the interviewer's assertion that the American decision is counterproductive, saying, "What is really counterproductive is the role of UNRWA in perpetuating the Israeli-Palestinian conflict."

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  7. Looming possibilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Jerusalem Post

    Currently we're living well. By an important measure of the economy , Israel is ahead of Japan, Britain, France, and Italy.

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  8. Former IDF chief of staff open to joining Knesset, non-committal about partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    Former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz hinted that he likely would be on a Knesset list for one of the parties in the next election, which is expected to be held next year. Former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz, who is one of the top potential draftees for multiple parties ahead of the next general election, remained non-committal about his political direction Tuesday, in a speech to 800 people at a convention of municipal companies in Eilat.

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  9. Knesset panel seeks to make world Jewry studies mandatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    LIKUD MK Avraham Neguise, seated next to Zionist Union MK Ksenia Svetlova, presides over a meeting hosted by the Knesset Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Committee.. The Knesset Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs announced on Wednesday it intends to promote legislation making the study of the history of Jewish communities in the Diaspora a mandatory part of the school curriculum.

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  10. Ex-chief of staff Benny Gantz eyes political careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    ... he said, "There's no question here of [Avi] Gabbay [head of Zionist Union], [Yair] Lapid [leader of Yesh Atid], or Likud or Yisrael Beytenu, or Jewish Home or Meretz, okay? Everyone talks with everyone else, it's natural." IDF Chief of Staff Benny ...

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  11. Likud MK welcomes U.S. cut to UNRWARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    MK Sharren Haskel , chair of the Knesset Lobby for Reform with UNRWA, welcomed on Tuesday evening the U.S. decision to cut half its funding to the agency. "I welcome the American decision to cut $60 million from its funding to UNRWA," she said.

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  12. Center Field: The Zionist Rx - Welcome 'infiltrators' as IsraelisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Likud-led government against its founders' core ideals. In June 1977, the Jewish world was reeling. Menachem Begin's Likud Party victory over the Labor Party turned the chattering classes into the mourning masses. Proper-thinking people knew Begin ...

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  13. Likud joining International Democratic UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Jerusalem Post

    Less known than the Socialist International, which has included Labor and Meretz for many years, the IDU is an alliance of 71 Center-Right parties and moderate right-wing parties from 63 countries. The Likud will take a big step toward building its international relations next month when it joins the International Democrat Union, The Jerusalem Post was told exclusively Tuesday.

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  14. January 16, 2018 Bill letting ministers personally select legal advisers passes 1st readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... they're protecting the ministers and letting them do whatever they want." According to Livni, Bayit Yehudi and the Likud want "subservient" legal advisers that will allow them to legalize outposts in the West Bank and "transfer money under the ...

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  15. Likud, Bayit Yehudi MKs free up blocked bills with child custody compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Jerusalem Post

    In recent weeks, Kisch used the House Committee to block all Bayit Yehudi bills because of his dispute with Moalem-Refaeli over child custody. The spat between Likud and Bayit Yehudi MKs over a bill relating to child custody, which was holding up nearly all legislation for the last 10 days, was settled overnight Monday.

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  16. Watch: Trial run of 'King David' Jerusalem express trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israel's Minister of Transport and Intelligence, Yisrael Katz , participated in a a test run of the new Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train line on Tuesday, within the framework of tests conducted by Israel Railways along the route of the high-speed line ahead of its expected inauguration, in about three months on the eve of Passover. During the trip, which was attended by many journalists, Minister Katz revealed that he had decided to call the line linking Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the King David line.

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  17. Time to find alternative Palestinian leaders: ReviviRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Egypt Today

    ... However, Israel and the U.S. have taken subsequent decisions that boost the recognition. On New Year's Eve, the Likud Central Committee, the party's top decision-making body, voted in favor of a non-binding resolution that aims to annex Israeli ...

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  18. #BlackLivesMatter in Israel tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Times of Israel

    Varda Spiegel was Nurse-Director of the Bedouin Mobile Unit of the Negev, later serving as Maternal-Child Health Director for the As we here in Israel face the proposed deportation of African refugees and foreign workers and we too debate the wisdom of merit-based immigration vs. the provision of sanctuary to refugees of war-torn and famine-stricken nations, we cannot and must not ignore the inherent hypocrisy in our government's failure to implement its own decisions regarding the aliyah of thousands of Ethiopian Jews left behind in transit camps in Addis Ababa and Gondar. Some of them have been there for 20 years.

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  19. Rivlin turns his attention to missing Yemenite childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Jerusalem Post

    ... of what happened and who was involved. While not denigrating the aforementioned parliamentary committee headed by Likud MK Nurit Koren, which has been investigating the matter and has interviewed families whose children disappeared, the trio said ...

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  20. 'Abbas's speech is a slap in the face to Europe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely met on Monday with the EU Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret, and discussed the speech made a day earlier by Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas, in which he rejected the connection of the Jewish people to Israel and Jerusalem. "The European Union must condemn Abu Mazen's statement that Israel is a colonial project of the Europeans," said Hotovely.

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