Israel's Arab-dominated Joint List party moved on Sunday to back the center-left bloc of Benny Gantz, who is challenging Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing alliance, to form a new government

Israel’s Arab party support pushes Gantz ahead of Netanyahu


Israel's Arab-dominated Joint List party on Sunday backed Benny Gantz to form a new government, making Gantz's bloc of supporters larger than that of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, though still neither commanded a majority

Israel’s Arab list party pushes Gantz ahead of Netanyahu


Israel's president on Sunday began consulting with party leaders to discuss who should lead the country after no clear victor emerged from last week's election, suggesting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud join forces with its main rival

Israel’s president floats unity government between Netanyahu and Gantz


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced Israeli media headlines on Friday suggesting power is slipping from his grasp after an election in which he trails his main rival with nearly all votes counted

Israel’s Netanyahu clings to power as coalition talks loom


Israel's Arab parties are set to be the largest non-ruling bloc in parliament - and could even lead the opposition - if a national unity government emerges from Tuesday's election

A historic first? Israel’s Arabs could lead parliamentary opposition


Israel's weakened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw his offer on Thursday of a coalition with his strongest political rival swiftly rebuffed after failing to secure a governing majority in a tight election

Weakened Netanyahu’s offer of unity government rebuffed by rival Gantz


Israel's weakened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw his offer on Thursday for a coalition with his strongest political rival, Benny Gantz, swiftly rebuffed after failing to secure a governing majority in a tight election

Weakened Netanyahu’s offer for unity government rebuffed by rival Gantz


After failing to secure a clear election victory twice in six months, Israel's longest-serving prime minister now seems to be calculating that he can stay in power only by sharing it

‘Only Bibi’ no more: Why does Israel’s Netanyahu want to power-share?


Israel's weakened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw his offer on Thursday for a coalition with his strongest political rival, Benny Gantz, swiftly rebuffed after failing to secure a governing majority in a tight election

Weakened Netanyah’s offer for unity government rebuffed by rival Gantz


Benny Gantz has little of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's worldly polish or flair as a showy ideologue - and that may be exactly why so many weary Israelis want the ex-general in top office

Newsmaker: The anti-Netanyahu? Ex-general Gantz poised for top office