Economic Affairs Committee Chairman MK Cabel says natural gas deal ”twisted, bad for the citizens of Israel”; PM Netanyahu: ”It`s vital for the state`s functioning, existence”

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (Likud) and Minister of National Infrastructure, Energy, and Water Yuval Steinitz (Likud) took part in Tuesday`s meeting of the Knesset Economic Affairs Committee on the government`s agreement with energy companies for the distribution of natural gas from Israel’s offshore fields. Among the terms of the outline are requirements that Delek Group Full Article … [Read more...]

PM Netanyahu Lights Second Chanukah Candle with Soldiers of the IDF Duvdevan Unit

Photo by Amos Ben Gershom, GPO      Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lit the second Chanukah candle with soldiers of the IDF Duvdevan unit. Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon, IDF Deputy Chief-of-Staff Maj.-Gen. Yair Golan, Division Commander Brig.-Gen. Lior Carmeli and Duvdevan Commander Col. K also attended the ceremony. Prime Minister Netanyahu told the Duvdevan soldiers: "Happy Chanukah to Full Article … [Read more...]