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Posts Tagged: elections

November 6, 2022 3:21 pm

Israel’s President Herzog to Kick Off Talks Next Week on Candidate to Form Next Government

Israel’s President Isaac Herzog will kick off consultation meetings with party leaders on Wednesday before announcing the Knesset member who will be tasked with forming...

November 2, 2022 12:35 pm

Israeli Election 2022: With Most Votes Counted, Netanyahu on Path of Comeback Helped by Right-Wing Allies

With almost 90 percent of the vote counted in Israel’s 2022 elections, the comeback of opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu leading one of the most right-wing...

October 31, 2022 5:03 pm

President Herzog Tells American Jewish Leaders Israeli Vote ‘Should Be Respected’

Just hours before Israelis go to the polls for the fifth time in almost four years, President Isaac Herzog on Monday addressed American Jewish leaders...

June 26, 2022 3:14 pm

‘We Cannot Go Backwards’: Bennett Thanks Coalition Partners for Putting Aside ‘Differences’ During Tenure

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Sunday praised his coalition partners and touted the relative calm along the Gaza border during what was likely his...

June 20, 2022 5:13 pm

‘Right Decision’: Israel Set for New Elections as Fragile Coalition Government Collapses

Israel is paving the way for its fifth election in less than four years, as efforts to stabilize the fragile ruling coalition led by Prime...

December 11, 2021 3:28 pm

Palestinians Vote in Local Elections Amid Rising Anger with Abbas

Palestinians held municipal elections in the West Bank on Saturday in a rare democratic exercise and amid rising anger with President Mahmoud Abbas after he...

September 26, 2021 6:16 pm

Jewish Leader Urges Renewed Fight Against Extremism as German Exit Polls Show Tight Race for Merkel Successor

As Germany voted on the shape of its next government and on who will succeed Chancellor Angela Merkel after 16 years in office, the head...

February 23, 2016 4:07 pm

Iranian Army Chief Warns Parliamentary Candidates Against Maintaining US, UK Ties

Iran's top brass warned candidates running in the current parliamentary elections to distance themselves from the United States and Britain, Tehran’s semi-official Fars News Agency reported...

April 30, 2015 3:47 pm

Hamas Says Palestinian Authority Afraid of Elections Because They Know They Will Lose

Gaza-based terror group Hamas lashed out at the Palestinian Authority on Thursday, saying that the PA opposes the operation of the "democratic process" because it...

March 17, 2015 7:07 pm

White House Says Committed to ‘Working Very Closely’ With Winner of Israeli Election

White House spokesman Josh Earnest told The New York Times on Tuesday that regardless of the outcome of today's general election in Israel, President Obama will...

December 9, 2014 12:21 pm

Israeli Knesset Officially Disperses Ahead of March Elections - On Monday night, the curtain closed on one of the shortest Knesset terms in Israel's history. After only 20 months, members of...

November 5, 2013 9:36 am

Voters head to Polls in Several U.S. States

Politico - Candidates for Virginia and New Jersey governor and New York City mayor on Monday sprinted toward the finish line of Election 2013,...

February 14, 2012 4:27 pm

Venezuela’s Next President Could be Son of Holocaust Survivors

On Sunday, February 12th, Henrique Capriles Radonski won the primary elections in Venezuela, solidifying his candidacy for the presidency of Venezuela in this years October...

April 29, 2011 11:44 am

Obama Faces Critical Decision on Afghan Troop Withdrawal

President Obama must soon make a critical decision: how many and what type of U.S. forces to begin withdrawing from Afghanistan this summer. The July...


‘Disturbing Force’: Vandal Again Topples Menorah at San Diego S...

A man vandalized the Chabad House at San Diego State University on Sunday night, marking the third time since April 2021...


Israel’s Netanyahu Upbeat on Reform Compromise After Biden Reproach

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced confidence on Wednesday that he would find compromise with the political opposition over his judicial overhaul after the contested reforms drew a strong reproach from US President Joe Biden. Israel "can't continue down this road," Biden told...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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