Israel News

December 23, 2020

Israel’s government collapses, fourth election in two years planned for March

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a statement to the media concerning new elections from the Knesset in Jerusalem, Dec. 22, 2020. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90. (JNS) — Israel’s government collapsed on Dec. 22, forcing the Jewish state into yet […]
April 9, 2020

Still going strong: Despite COVID, Israel sells record $25 billion in bonds

The empty Ayalon highway in Tel Aviv on April 8, 2020. All intercity travel has been banned until after the first days of Passover. Photo by Miriam Alster/Flash90. by Israel Kasnett (JNS) — To cover the rising costs of the […]
March 27, 2020

After year of uncertainty, Israel has unity government with Netanyahu at helm

Blue and White Party leader Benny Gantz passes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a memorial ceremony in the Knesset marking 24 years since the assassination of former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, on Nov. 10, 2019. Photo by Yonatan […]