All posts tagged Yair Lapid

Lieberman urges Likud–Blue and White coalition

THE politician famous for warning that Israel is headed towards theocracy is saying that the country’s only hope is for a unity government.

‘We won’t let Netanyahu be a dictator’

EVEN weeks after Israel's election, the country has been plunged back into uncertainty, and politicians are once again locked in bitter conflict.

‘Extradite Leifer’ pleads voter

THE ongoing saga surrounding attempts to extradite Malka Leifer has impacted on the Israeli election, for one Australian oleh at least.

Netanyahu vs Gantz: still neck and neck

BOTH of the top players still have everything to play for as Israel's voters prepare to go to the polls on Tuesday, to decide what is still a neck-and-neck race.

Bibi incurs wrath of Rivlin and Wonder Woman

Benjamin Netanyahu is under attack from both Israel's President and Wonder Woman for insulting Arab citizens.

Bibi to be indicted

Benjamin Netanyahu is fighting for his political survival, in the throes of his biggest crisis since he came to power, after Israel’s top lawyer announced plans to indict him.

Gantz and Lapid unite to form Blue and White

At the last moment possible according to election rules, the parties of former military Chief of Staff Benny Gantz and popular politician Yair Lapid have decided to run together.

Israel Police call for Netanyahu indictment

Benjamin Netanyahu should face trial for securing better press in return for political favours, Israel Police has recommended.

Israel shares Pittsburgh’s pain

Israel's Diaspora Minister flew to Pittsburgh hours after the deadly attack at the Tree of Life synagogue and told locals, "Our whole nation is feeling the pain you are feeling."

Arabs protest in Tel Aviv

Thousands of Israeli Arabs, some waving Palestinian flags, gathered in Tel Aviv's Rabin Square last Saturday evening to protest the recent passage of Israel's nation-state bill enshrining the state's Jewish character.