Itamar Ben Gvir

Latest polls: Gantz lags behind, Netanyahu continues to climb

A new survey by Direct Polls published on Channel 14 shows that Netanyahu continues to climb opening a gap on Gantz, while Lapid remains at about 11 seats. Israelis were also asked what they thought regarding a counter-attack on Iran.

Chani Edri, JFeed Staff | 16.04.24

Israel-Gaza War

Ben Gvir threatens Netanyahu: "He will not have the authority to stay in power"

After the announcement of an emergency meeting of the Religious Zionism faction, Minister Ben Gvir also responded to reports of an impending deal with Hamas and the possibility of an end to fighting in Gaza.

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 08.04.24

Itamar Ben Gvir

Ben Gvir responds to assassination plot against him: "I will not be deterred" 

Following today's report that the IDF together with the Shin Bet and police uncovered a plot to assassinate Minister of National Security Itamar Ben Gvir in his Kiryat Arba home he responded: "I will not be deterred!"

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 04.04.24


IDF nabs terrorist squad that planned to assassinate Ben Gvir

A terrorist squad consisting of Israeli Arabs and Palestinians living in Judea and Samaria who planned terrorist attacks throughout Israel was charged with conspiring to hurt Israeli citizens.

JFeed Staff | 04.04.24

Itamar Ben Gvir

Will an Israeli delegation visit Washington? Itamar Ben Gvir demands clarifications from Netanyahu

After the White House revealed that an Israeli delegation would arrive at the White House, a source close to the Minister of National Security tells Srugim/JFeed that he intends to demand answers from Netanyahu about his reversal of plans.

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 28.03.24

Temple Mount

On Ben Gvir's watch:  Temple Mount to be closed to Jews for 16 days

The Temple Mount will be closed to Jews for the longest period in recent years. Head of Jewish rights organization: "right-wing surrender to terrorism."

Guy Ezra, JFeed Staff | 27.03.24

Ramadan, Temple Mount

Netanyahu: Freedom of worship will be maintained on Temple Mount during Ramadan, in numbers comparable to previous years

The Prime Minister and the government thus rejected National Security Minister Itamar Ben Gvir's efforts to restrict or bar Muslim entry to the Temple Mount altogether.

Avi Woolf | 05.03.24

Itamar Ben-Gvir

Report: Ben Gvir banned from receiving security briefings after leaking sensitive documents

The Telegraph newspaper reported last night that Ben Gvir was banned from receiving intelligence briefings after he leaked sensitive documents. A senior Israeli official said: "Ben Gvir is the greatest threat to Israel."

Eitan Divinsky, JFeed Staff | 04.03.24

Itamar Ben Gvir, Temple Mount

Police against Ben Gvir's closing of Temple Mount to Muslim worshippers: It will set the region on fire

After discussing whether to allow Israeli Arabs to pray on the Temple Mount over Ramadan and under what conditions, and after Ben Gvir strongly opposed it - police sources claim: the decision will lead to a flare-up in Jerusalem.

JFeed Staff | 28.02.24

Elections poll

Survey: Ben Gvir 10 seats ahead of Smotrich 

The current coalition would end up getting just 44 seats to the opposition's 76 if elections were held today.

JFeed Staff | 24.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Temple Mount

Netanyahu to limit Muslims' presence on Temple Mount during Ramadan

The Prime MInister decided after consultation to accede to National Security Minister's demand that the number of Muslims allowed on the Temple Mount be limited.

Yair Amar, JFeed Staff | 18.02.24

Ben Gvir, Ramadan

Ben Gvir demands: Ban Palestinians from entering Israel

Minister of National Security Itamar Ben Gvir calls for a ban on PA residents entering Israel over the month of Ramadan: "We can't have women being raped in Gaza and Israel allowing a celebration of Hamas on the Temple Mount."

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 18.02.24

Israel News

Survey: Ben Gvir gaining steam, Smotrich may disappear from political map

According to a new survey, Otzma Yehudit leader Itamar Ben Gvir continues to grow stronger and is inching closer to Lapid.

JFeed Staff | 16.02.24

Israel-Gaza War

Bibi Hits at Ben Gvir and UNRWA at Government Meeting

Prime Minister Netanyahu obliquely criticized National Security Minister Ben Gvir's criticism of US President Biden, cautioning against obstructionism without any compromise.

Avi Woolf | 04.02.24

Gideon Sa'ar

Gideon Sa'ar against Lapid, Netanyahu, and Ben Gvir: "Yes, you too, Lapid."

Gideon Sa'ar criticizes Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid and the heads of the coalition, sending a clear message to the protesters: "If you turn the protest into a battle against religion, the traditions of Israel, or our right to the land, you will fail."

JFeed | 26.09.23

Ben Gvir's Answer to Lapid

A political boycott of Lapid? This is Ben Gvir's answer

Itamar Ben-Gvir "advised" his party candidates in local authorities not to cooperate with the Yesh Atid Party representatives in the coalition. The decision comes a day after a similar announcement by Yair Lapid

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 28.08.23

Ben Gvir will not Meet with Arab Officials

Ben Gvir will boycott a meeting with the heads of the Arab authorities

In light of the request of the head of the Shabak, a meeting will be held with the heads of the Arab authorities, where they will be assured that they will receive the money to deal with crime. Minister Ben Gvir will boycott the meeting: "It is not my job"

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 27.08.23

Sa'ar: "This is Not a Government"

Sa'ar continues to rage: "This is not a government - this is a disease"

Member of Knesset Gideon Sa'ar criticized the Minister of National Security in light of the crime in the Arab sector: "The police are in crisis and unfortunately the least suitable person to lead the organization was appointed"

JFeed | 24.08.23

Otzma Yehudit's Candidate

Ben Gvir announced: This is our candidate in the Jerusalem elections

The Otzma Yehudit party announced this morning that Deputy Mayor Aryeh King will be the representative on its behalf on the list of 'Meuhadim' to the Jerusalem City Council, which he heads

Guy Ezra, JFeed Staff | 23.08.23

Ben Gvir Refers to the Violance in the Arab Sector

Ben Gvir: "The violence in the Arab sector is an existential danger"

After five people were murdered in the Arab society in recent days, the Minister of National Security refers to the violence in the Arab sector and says: "This is an existential danger to the State of Israel"

JFeed | 23.08.23