Shas leader Aryeh Deri discounts rumors of former party leader Yishai’s return, claims he will run with Likud. ‘He will not return to Shas.’
- 14 December, 2017 Aryeh Deri denies that Shas will run with Eli Yishai Shas head denies swirling rumors that it will run with former leader Eli Yishai's Yahad party. 'We don't need reinforcements.'
- 7 January, 2018 Eli Yishai returning to Shas? Sources in Council of Torah Sages discuss possibility of uniting Shas with Yishai's party over concerns that Shas won't pass threshold.
- 8 October, 2017 Eli Yishai to run again for Knesset on Yahad list Ex-Interior Minister and former Shas chief Eli Yishai says new Yahad party, which narrowly missed minimum threshold in 2015, to run again.
- 27 October, 2013 Leader of Israeli ultra-Orthodox party blames predecessor for failure in municipal polls Shas' Aryeh Deri says Eli Yishai was invited to speak at a key campaign rally, 'and he didn't want to go.'
- 13 November, 2017 Israel bars French MPs from visiting jailed terror leader Members of French communist, far-left party sought to meet Marwan Barghouti, who is serving 5 life sentences for murdering 26 people.