Israel elections

Israeli protesters call on PM Netanyahu to step down

The protesters say Netanyahu cannot serve as prime minister when he is on trial for charges of fraud, breach of trust and accepting bribes in three separate cases.

published on : 7th February 2021

West Bank settlers pressure Netanyahu ahead of March vote

While most countries consider all Israeli settlements in the West Bank illegal, Israel broadly divides them into two categories: government-recognised settlements and so-called wildcat outposts. 

published on : 28th January 2021

Netanyahu re-election hopes hinge on Israel COVID-19 vaccination campaign

With elections approaching in March, Netanyahu has placed his world-leading vaccination drive at the center of his reelection campaign — launching an aggressive media blitz.

published on : 6th January 2021

Israel on cusp of fourth national elections in two years

If the government does not pass a budget by midnight Tuesday, Israeli law stipulates that the Knesset dissolve and triggers snap elections in 90 days.

published on : 22nd December 2020