Angela Merkel visits Yad Vashem

October 11, 2021 by  
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Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited Yad Vashem for the sixth and final time as leader of Germany.

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Iran’s bombs at centre of German Chancellor Merkel’s visit to Jerusalem

October 11, 2021 by  
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel attended an Israeli government meeting on Sunday in Jerusalem, held especially for her at the King David Hotel, her seventh visit to the Jewish state as she steps down as chancellor after 16 years. Read more

Knesset’s winter session opens amid raucous showdown

October 6, 2021 by  
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The Knesset commenced with the Winter Assembly of the 24th Knesset amid a raucous confrontation between Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and the opposition. Read more

Bennett cautiously declarers victory over 4th COVID-19 wave in Israel

October 4, 2021 by  
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The Corona Cabinet, the ministerial committee on fighting the Coronavirus (COVID-19) headed by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, met on Sunday night and lauded their supposed success in fighting the virus in Israel. Read more

Bennett: Israel at ‘Critical Stage’ in Battle with COVID-19

October 4, 2021 by  
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Israel is at “a critical stage” in its battle with the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said, while expressing satisfaction at the decline in the number of serious cases in the country. Read more

Senior PA official: ‘We are paying price for Bennett’s weakness’

September 30, 2021 by  
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“We eulogized [Benjamin] Netanyahu, but now we find that we are required to pay a heavy price for [Prime Minister Naftali] Bennett’s political weakness and lack of progress on the Palestinian issue,” a senior Palestinian Authority official told Israel TPS in response to Bennett’s speech at the 76th UN General Assembly. Read more

At UN, Bennett warns world Iran’s nuclear program at a ‘watershed moment’

September 28, 2021 by  
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Demarking a clear distinction between himself and his predecessor, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said that one of the most dangerous problems in the world today is political polarization. Read more

Departing words as PM Bennett leaves to address the United Nations General Assembly

September 26, 2021 by  
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Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett addressed the media before flying to New york where he will address the United Nations General Assembly. Read more

Bennett says he won’t sit down with Mahmoud Abbas, rules out Palestinian state

September 16, 2021 by  
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Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Tuesday that for now, he has ruled out a meeting with Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas and the creation of a Palestinian state. Read more

Bennett meets with Egyptian President El-Sisi in Sinai

September 14, 2021 by  
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Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi in Sharm El-Sheikh yesterday. Read more

PM Bennett: world powers should not be fooled by Iran on nuclear weapons

September 13, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett made a number of remarks at the start of the weekly Cabinet meeting yesterday. Read more

P.M. Bennett addresses nation before Rosh Hashanah — Defends IDF, condemns people who “politicize IDF in wake of Shmueli killing on Gaza border

September 6, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, has sent his best wishes for a good year to the citizens of Israel. He did so in a formal declaration, as well as in remarks made in the presence of the press at today’s cabinet meeting, the last of the Jewish year 5781. Read more

Prime Minister at first day of school

September 2, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, Education Minister Dr Yifat Shasha-Biton and Yerucham Mayor Tal Ohana, yesterday opened the 2021-2022 school year. at the Eli Cohen Meuchad School in Yerucham. Read more

P.A. issues included in the Bennett-Biden meeting

August 30, 2021 by  
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The Palestinian issue was discussed during the Israeli Prime Minister’s meeting with the President of the United States in Washington last Friday. Read more

Bennett heads home

August 29, 2021 by  
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The Israeli delegation to Washington took off for Israel Sunday morning after multiple delays, including a delay of an entire day in Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s meeting with President Joe Biden.
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Samaria leader: Bennett’s limiting of construction to natural growth ‘unacceptable’

August 26, 2021 by  
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Israel’s Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s policy of limiting Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria is “unacceptable” and harmful to Israel’s presence in the region, Samaria Regional Council head Yossi Dagan warned. Read more

‘Reliable Friend’: PM Bennett meets with Secretary of State Blinken

August 26, 2021 by  
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Israel’s Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met on Wednesday in Washington with Secretary of State Antony Blinken as part of a series of meeting with President Joe Biden and top US defence officials. Read more

PM Bennett flies to Washington to meet President Biden

August 25, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett left on his first diplomatic visit to Washington yesterday. Read more

COVID-19 abating in Israel? Decrease in number of serious cases

August 22, 2021 by  
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The Israeli health system expressed cautious optimism over the weekend after the fast climb in the number of Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients in serious condition slowed down, apparently, the result of the third booster shot being administered to Israelis aged 40 and above. Read more

Palestinian consulate pressure, differences on Iran loom over Bennett-Biden meeting

August 22, 2021 by  
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On Aug. 26, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett will walk the red carpet into the White House, where he will meet U.S. President Joe Biden. The two will exchange pleasantries and then they will get right down to business. One major issue the two leaders will discuss is, not surprisingly, Iran. Another major issue is the establishment of a Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem. And therein lies the problem. Read more

Bennett to head for Biden meeting in Washington

August 19, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett will leave for Washington DC at the invitation of US President Joe Biden. Read more

Bennett government criticised for not responding to rocket attack

August 17, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and his government are facing public criticism after failing to respond to a rocket attack on Israel’s south, after vowing to do so. Read more

PM Bennett visits Israel police and fire and rescue service forward command centre, Defense Minister tries to lease more planes to fight Jerusalem forest fires

August 17, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has visited the Israel Police and Fire and Rescue Service forward command centre, near the wildfire in the Jerusalem Hills. Read more

Israel boosts Biden image whilst blunting UN and EU Jew-bashing

August 16, 2021 by  
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The decision by Israel’s new Government approving the possible construction of 863 Arab residential units in Area C of Judea and Samaria (West Bank) is a positive move by Israel as it battles incessant United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) pressure seeking to deny it the legal right to reconstitute the Jewish National Home there under article 6 of the Mandate for Palestine and article 80 of the UN Charter. Read more

‘Difficult days yet before us’: PM Bennett appeals to the public, details plan to fight COVID-19

August 15, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett published on Saturday night what he described as a “national plan to fight the Delta wave,” while warning that “difficult days are yet before us.” Read more

PM Bennett calls on Arab citizens of Israel: “Get vaccinated today”

August 9, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett today made a sincere and heartfelt personal and public appeal to all Israeli Arabs who have not yet been vaccinated against the Coronavirus to go out and do so now. Read more

Israel’s PM Naftali Bennett personally calls on Israelis to observe Coronavirus restrictions

August 6, 2021 by  
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The Prime Minister of Israel Naftali Bennett has made a personal appeal to the Israeli public to observe all the new regulations and to protect people over the age of 60 from contracting the Delta variant of the Coronavirus. Read more

Israel authorizes deducting $180 million from Palestinian Authority over ‘pay for slay’

July 20, 2021 by  
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The Israeli government led by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has deducted more than $180 million from the funds it collects for the Palestinian Authority over its refusal to cease payments to prisoners and families of terrorists as part of a long-running campaign called “pay for slay.” Read more

The cost of Israel’s partisan games on security

July 10, 2021 by  
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Like so much of what happens in the Knesset, the aftermath of a recent vote on a law that would prevent a possible flood of Palestinian immigrants into Israel was not a very edifying spectacle. Read more

Bennett’s coalition suffers set back after major motion voted down

July 6, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s coalition suffered a significant defeat Tuesday morning when a motion it put forward and fought for to extend a provision order pertaining to citizenship for Arabs failed to garner the proper support. Read more

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