A higher voter turnout translated into power for Israel’s Arab alliance, opening up possibilities for a more influential role in the political arena

Israel’s Arab Politicians Emerge With New Political Heft


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who tried to win on the strength of his right-wing and religious base, appears to have fallen short of a majority

After a Divisive Israeli Election, Calls for Unity


Israeli voters went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in five months

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways


The winner of Israel’s do-over election was too close to call early Wednesday, but exit polls pointed to serious obstacles for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

After Tight Israeli Election, Netanyahu’s Tenure Appears Perilous


Israelis are deciding the political fate of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a contest that has revolved around whether Jewish voters want their country to become more or less religious

Israel Election Live Updates: Exit Polls Show Tight Race


Israelis are deciding the political fate of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a contest that has revolved around whether Jewish voters want their country to become more or less religious

Israel Votes in Do-Over Election: Live Updates


Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues

Israeli Vote Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups


Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues

Israeli Vote Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups


The architecture of occupation: A planned cable-car network to Jewish holy sites bypasses Palestinians and furthers Israel’s claims over East Jerusalem

Cable Cars Over Jerusalem? Some See ‘Disneyfication’ of Holy City


Arab citizens make up a sixth of the Israeli electorate

Netanyahu’s Fate May Depend on Israeli Arab Voters. Will They Turn Out?