For many years, but especially recently, analysts and pundits have predicted or proclaimed the death of Israel’s democracy. The culprits are familiar. There’s the growing…View More Opinion | Israel’s Democracy Is Doing Just Fine
JERUSALEM — For three years now, Asmaa Azaizeh has run a popular Arabic-language book festival in Haifa, a mixed city that has become a vibrant…View More Arabic Readers in Israel Have to Hope the Border Guards Are Sloppy
JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday (Sept 19) called on his main rival, former general Benny Gantz, to join him in a broad, governing…View More Israel PM Netanyahu urges rival Gantz to form unity government
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing…View More Israeli voters deliver deadlock, Netanyahu's tenure in doubt
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made no victory claim or concession of defeat in a speech to his Likud party on Wednesday…View More Netanyahu in post-election speech makes no victory claim
White House denies intervening in GM strike negotiations Trump hopes GM strike is a short one ‘I have a great relationship with the auto workers,’…View More Israeli election too close to call, exit polls show
Haiti fuel shortage: Protesters call for president's resignation Days of protests have left the Caribbean nation to a standstill, roads have been blocked and some…View More Israel elections: Polls in rerun vote open
JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed out at Facebook on Tuesday (Sept 17) after the social network blocked a “chatbot” from his…View More Facebook blocks Netanyahu chatbot on Israeli election day
Voters are currently heading to the polls to vote in the second election to have taken place in Israel this year. Israel’s Prime Minister, Benjamin…View More Israel elections polls close: What time do polls close? When will results be declared?
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the latest on the attacks on Saudi oil production, as well…View More Iran, Israel, General Motors: Your Tuesday Briefing
TEL AVIV (DPA) – Israelis began voting on Tuesday (Sept 17) in an unprecedented second general election in just over five months, with Prime Minister…View More Israel votes in second general election this year
Most of the 31 parties in the running have declared their stance on Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories. Jerusalem – Israelis head to the polls…View More Israel election: Where do the parties stand on the occupation?
After Israel and the PLO signed the Oslo Accords, the West Bank was divided into three areas of control. The occupied West Bank was divided…View More What are areas A, B, and C of the occupied West Bank?
GAZA (REUTERS) – Israeli aircraft struck in Gaza on Wednesday (Sept 11) hours after rockets from the Palestinian enclave triggered sirens that forced Prime Minister…View More Israel strikes Gaza after rocket sirens force Netanyahu off stage