“I’m standing here deeply moved, having put pen to paper in the signing of a historical agreement … We are realizing the Zionist vision of…

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Times of Israel: An election full of sound and fury, by Haviv Rettig Gur

Ideological divides have ceased to drive Israeli politics. The difference between the economic outlooks of left and right, broadly defined, can be quantified in percentage changes to…

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INSS: Confronting Spontaneous Terrorist Attacks, by Gabi Siboni

A prominent feature of many terrorist attacks in recent months in Israel and around the world by Islamic radicals is their independent, spontaneous, unplanned nature…

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Jerusalem Post: Al Jazeera’s release of ‘Mossad cables’ falls short, by Yossi Melman

After promising to release a bombshell of leaked secret Mossad cables, Al Jazeera’s publication of documents late Monday fell short of that mark. As expected, Al…

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Israel Hayom: An American about face, into the arms of Iran, by Yaakov Amidror

Recently I was asked for my take on leaked information suggesting that European officials complained in closed meetings that the U.S. was conceding to Iran…

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Times of Israel: Zionism debate at heart of bitter Israeli vote, by Dan Perry

What is Zionism? The ideological question, rooted in the 19th century, has gained surprising urgency in an Israeli election campaign that seems more open than…

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General Election 2015

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.