Professor Alan Johnson on
Head-to-head on Al Jazeera
BICOM Senior Research Fellow Professor Alan Johnson appeared on the “Head to Head” programme on Al Jazeera on Friday 13th May. He joined former US... Read more
BICOM’s Research Team has produced a briefing on the state of Israeli politics, following recent changes in the make up of the coalition. The reshuffle was triggered... Read more
BICOM strategic assessment - Hezbollah in 2016:
damaged goods or dangerous war machine?
BICOM has released new research that shows how Hezbollah, proscribed by various international organisations as a terrorist group, is using the Syrian conflict to help... Read more
Professor Alan Johnson on Newsnight
Fathom journal Editor, and BICOM Senior Research Fellow, Professor Alan Johnson was on Newsnight to discuss when criticism of Israel becomes antisemitism. Read more
BICOM Briefing: The threat from Gaza tunnels
BICOM has produced a briefing outlining Israel’s concerns around Gaza, Hamas’s strategy in rebuilding the tunnels, the challenges Israel faces in detecting them, the debate... Read more
Netanyahu, Lieberman endorse peace
talks based on Arab peace initiative
Israel’s prime minister has announced Yisrael Beitenu’s leader as the new defence minister, after cabinet and Knesset approval. Immediately following the ceremony, Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman and... Read more
Soldier wounded in
Tel Aviv stabbing attack
An Israeli soldier was wounded yesterday after being stabbed near his home in Tel Aviv by a Palestinian teenager wielding a screwdriver. The attack took... Read more
Israel prevents drone parts, rifle scopes
and other equipment reaching Gaza
Israel’s Defence Ministry announced yesterday that dozens of attempts to smuggle military equipment into the Gaza Strip, including drone parts and rifle scopes, have been... Read more


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BICOM Poll of Polls

The BICOM Poll of Polls is produced for BICOM by Arieh Kovler based on a selected basket of opinion polls published in Israel each week.