Netanyahu repeats pledge to prevent a nuclear Iran

Israel’s presumptive next premier has long vowed to take any necessary action to prevent the Islamic Republic from acquiring atomic bombs. By Erin Viner “I’ll do anything in my power…

The Last Option

I have become progressively skeptical about America. With Benjamin Netanyahu's in command, Israel is starting to look up. By Rafael Bardají Co-founder of the Strategic Studies Group in Madrid. Former National…

Israel prepares for Palestinian Day of Rage

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz held a broad intelligence briefing ahead of today's scheduled parade in Jerusalem, attended by IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi, Police Commissioner Yaakov…

Knesset vote on new government 13 June

Israel’s Knesset will convene to vote on approving the coalition government proposed by Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid this coming Sunday, 13 June. “It’s happening!” a jubilant Lapid posted on…

US: Iran could have nuclear bomb in weeks

The United States is warning that the current pace of Iranian nuclear development indicates it could soon amass enough fissile material to produce an atomic weapon. “Its program is galloping…

Netanyahu alleges election fraud

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed that the newly formed Israeli coalition that is poised to unseat him is the result of “the greatest election fraud” in history. "We are…

Arab Islamists help clinch coalition deal

Inclusion of an Arab Islamist party in Israel’s nascent coalition government has sparked widespread reaction. The United Arab List (UAL, or Ra’am according to its Hebrew acronym) joined the centrist…

Gantz holds defense talks in US

The United States commitment to the strategic partnership and security of Israel remains ironclad, regardless of what government is in place in Jerusalem. That was the strong message conveyed during…

Lapid reaches a coalition deal

Israeli Opposition leader Yair Lapid announced that agreement has been reached with his political allies to form a new government. "I am honored to inform you that I have succeeded…