Header

Campaign Videos Stir Controversy in Israel

As Knesset elections near, online ads get heated—and some get banned

Header

Israel’s Knesset Votes to Formally Dissolve

General election scheduled for March 17, 2015

Header

Israel Claims Nearly 1,000 Acres in West Bank

Area designated ‘state land,’ paving the way for major settlement construction

Header

European Parliament Chief Heckled in Knesset

Economic Minister Naftali Bennett walked out during Martin Schulz’s speech

Header

Shulamit Aloni, One of Israel’s First Feminist Leaders, Dies at 85

The former Knesset member led the way for a movement now in its prime

Header

Did Netanyahu Invent the Demand that Israel Be Recognized as a Jewish State?

The short answer is “no.” The long answer is also “no.”

Header

How Isaac Herzog Could Tilt Israeli Politics to the Left—Even If He Won’t Be Prime Minister

By building a new center-left coalition, Labor’s new leader has an opportunity to play kingmaker and restore his party’s influence

Header

Tzipi Livni Gets Mixed Reception at J Street

Urged audience not to overlook Israel’s security needs in the quest for peace

Header

Inside the Heads of the Washington Peace Talkers

Revisiting Q&As with Tzipi Livni, Maen Rashid Areikat, and Shimon Peres

Header

Tomorrow There Will Be No More Two-State Solution—and Then What?

Ex-Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin warns that Israel’s leaders appear to be dangerously detached from reality

Header

Smoking Still Legal in Israeli Stadiums

Tzipi Livni votes against bill that would prohibit lighting up in outdoor arenas

Header

Israel Gets High Marks for Combating Trafficking

Ranked Tier 1 country for complying with U.S. guidelines, up from a Tier 3

Header

Israel’s Diplomacy Strike Wreaks Havoc in Jerusalem, and It’s Getting Worse

For the past three months, the country’s foreign ministry, gutted of its powers by political agreements, has been in disarray

Header

Our Arrested Development

The Bluths, returning this weekend for a fourth season, are the Jewish world’s archetypal family

Header

Sundown: Nigeria Foils Iranian Terror Cell

Plus the legacy of King Herod gets another look

Header

Daybreak: Bibi’s Coalition Jigsaw Falling Into Place?

Plus the Hagel “Friends of Hamas” rumor gets put to rest with gusto

Header

Tzipi Livni to Join Bibi’s Coalition

Her Hatnua party is the first to join Bibi at the Knesset altar

Header

Israeli Election Update: Coalition Scenarios

Looking at which parties may run the next government and its ruling coalition

Header

Sundown: Gaza Thanks Iran for Missiles

Plus the return of Tzipi and Mile End gets chippy

Header

Daybreak: Yasser Arafat’s Body Exhumed

Plus Hungarian politician wants list of Jews, and more in the news

Header

Breaking: Ehud Barak Calls It Quits

Former PM, current Defense Minister to retire from political life

Header

Moshe Kahlon Makes a Splash

Does Netanyahu need to look over his shoulder?

Header

Daybreak: U.K. Reject U.S. Use of Bases for Iran

Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament

Header

1967 All Over Again?

Israel’s new coalition echoes the unity government that came together on the eve of the Six Day War

Header

Daybreak: Abbas ‘Chooses’ Bibi for Peace

Plus Barak hits back at Iran dissenters, and more in the news

Header

Shaul Mofaz, New Head of Israel’s Largest Party

And why Likud leader, Netanyahu, is likely to see gains in next elections

Header

Daybreak: Two For War

Plus new talks, Mofaz beats Livni, and more in the news

Header

Daybreak: Israel Buys Obama’s Iran Seriousness

Plus is a Syria ceasefire in the offing? and more in the news

Header

Daybreak: Fighting in Damascus

Plus Ashton compares Toulouse to Gaza, and more in the news

Header

Sundown: Wax Anne Frank Is Creepy

Plus Romney gains Jewish support, Farrakhan blames the Jews, and more