“We must look directly at this open wound. We have erred. We didn’t look, and we didn’t listen enough … We aren’t strangers to one…

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Times of Israel: Stepping down, Liberman exposes frailty of coalition-building, by Haviv Rettig Gur

There is both cynicism and truth in Avigdor Liberman’s case for abandoning Benjamin Netanyahu and his right-wing coalition-in-the-making just two days before the deadline for…

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BESA: Economic Implications of Iran Sanctions Relief, by Dr. Gil Feiler

The Impact of Sanctions on Iran In 2012, Iran’s banks were expelled from the SWIFT banking transaction system and were isolated from the international banking…

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Washington Institute: The Shape of Netanyahu’s Emerging Coalition, by David Makovsky

The preliminary outlines of Binyamin Netanyahu’s fourth coalition are beginning to take shape ahead of the May 7 deadline for forming Israel’s next government. While…

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INSS: Possible Scenarios and Strategic Options vis-à-vis Iran, by Amos Yadlin

The likely agreement between Iran and the P5+1, based on the parameters announced by the US State Department on April 2, 2015 after the talks…

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Ynet: With a score to settle, Hezbollah will not give up, by Ron Ben-Yishai

The attempted across Israel’s border with Syria on Sunday night would not be the first time that the Lebanon-based Hezbollah organization has tried place explosives beyond the…

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Iran's Nuclear Programme

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.