All posts tagged Naftali Bennett

Ayelet Shaked to head New Right party

Israel’s former justice minister Ayelet Shaked is head of the New Right party, replacing Naftali Bennett, the former education minister.

Peretz shares the power of hope

WHEN introducing 2018 Israel Prize recipient Miriam Peretz as guest speaker to audiences at six functions across Sydney's east and north last week, JNF NSW's Jerusalem emissary Yossi Eshed made it clear the series was not a fundraiser, but an opportunity to share the spirit of the Israeli people at the deepest level.

Government in chaos as campaigning begins

BENJAMIN Netanyahu has kicked off his second election campaign of 2019 by firing two former allies and throwing the government into chaos. 

Netanyahu vs Gantz: still neck and neck

BOTH of the top players still have everything to play for as Israel's voters prepare to go to the polls on Tuesday, to decide what is still a neck-and-neck race.

What lies behind the latest Hamas attacks?

It would appear that Israel is on the brink of full-scale war against Hamas again, writes Rebecca Davis. But, why now?

Bibi incurs wrath of Rivlin and Wonder Woman

Benjamin Netanyahu is under attack from both Israel's President and Wonder Woman for insulting Arab citizens.

Israel in mourning for murdered teen

The circumstances of the assault that killed Israeli teenager Ori Ansbacher weren’t initially clear, but on Sunday authorities confirmed that it was terrorism.

Netanyahu avoids early elections

The Gaza violence pushed Israel into the throes of a political crisis, forcing the Prime Minister to pull a rabbit out of a hat in order to avoid early elections.

Israel shares Pittsburgh’s pain

Israel's Diaspora Minister flew to Pittsburgh hours after the deadly attack at the Tree of Life synagogue and told locals, "Our whole nation is feeling the pain you are feeling."

Locals feel war could be just weeks away

AS angry protests rage and fires burn in Gaza, residents of Southern Israel are bracing themselves for violence.