Interior Minister issues decree after being alerted by Israeli security services that Sheikh's exit would hurt national security.
MKs who oppose the force-feeding bill being pushed forward in the Knesset call it 'immoral' and 'unethical.'
The Israeli Arab parliamentarian's refusal to brand the kidnappers terrorists' prompted some MKs to demand her citizenship be rescinded.
Controversial bill being irresponsibly jammed through Knesset, critics claim; Israel Medical Association opposes measure.
Interior Committee split in intensive debate over controversial proposal to deal with hunger-striking security prisoners.
Rights will be restored after prison term elapses, if sentence is shortened in diplomatic deal.
Prime minister tells parents of kidnapped teens: All Israeli citizens support you
Yisrael Beiteinu head says its cabinet members will be instructed to reject any future deal to free Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails.
NGOs cite medical ethics, human rights as line up against Knesset proposal to deal with hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners.
After trying in vain to foil Rivlin's candidacy, the PM congratulated him a day after his victory.