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Israel Election Results

The Tragedy of Bibi's Victory

Reut Amit | Posted 05.19.2015 | World
Reut Amit

More disturbing still is the electorate's responsiveness to Bibi's racist electoral tactics, which suggests that there is an appetite for such laws among a portion of the public.

Netanyahu Claims Election A 'Great Victory' For His Party

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2015 | World

JERUSALEM, March 17 (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, on Twitter, claimed a "great victory" in Israel's election on Tuesday, after exit...

Exit Poll Results From Israel's Election Suggest Close Vote

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2015 | World

By Jeffrey Heller and Dan Williams JERUSALEM, March 18 (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed victory in Israel's election after exi...

The Many Faces Of Israel Are On Display As Millions Head To Vote

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 03.17.2015 | World

Millions of Israelis head to the polls on Tuesday to vote in parliamentary elections that will decide their new government. The race is a tight on...

Key Facts About Israel And Its Election System

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.17.2015 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — Key questions about Israel's March 17 general election: ___...

Israel's Netanyahu Says Palestinian State Will Not Be Established On His Watch

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 05.16.2015 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says a Palestinian state will not be established on his watch if he is re-electe...

What To Know About Israel's Upcoming Election

Reuters | Posted 05.09.2015 | World

By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM, March 16 (Reuters) - Israelis will vote in a parliamentary election on March 17, choosing among party lis...

Israel Post Elections -- a Mixture of Views

Alan Miller | Posted 05.26.2013 | World
Alan Miller

Israel still embodies so many of the contradictions and challenges of a nation forged in a previous era. While there is some enthusiasm for Yair Lapid and Yesh Atid, it remains to be seen how many of these core issues will be resolved.

Inside the Israeli Elections

Matthew RJ Brodsky | Posted 01.24.2013 | World
Matthew RJ Brodsky

What comes next in the political horse-trading necessary to create a governing coalition will be interesting and Netanyahu has many possibilities.

Netanyahu Scrambles To Keep His Job

AP | KARIN LAUB | Posted 03.25.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel's election has put a suave former TV news anchor and political novice in the role of kingmaker, and he has signaled he will u...

Israeli Prime Minister Scrambles To Keep His Job

AP | ARON HELLER and JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 03.25.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — The unexpectedly strong showing by a new centrist party in Israel's parliamentary election has raised hopes of a revival of peace ta...

Welcome the Winner/Loser Benjamin Netanyahu

Dr. Josef Olmert | Posted 03.24.2013 | World
Dr. Josef Olmert

Today's election result in Israel is not just a personal humiliation for Netanyahu, it may be the beginning of a realignment of Israeli politics, and with it the end of the Likud party as we have known it until now.

Results Of Israeli Election Trickle In

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 03.24.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his hard-line allies fared far worse than expected in a parliamentary election Tuesday, likely...

The Once And Future King

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 03.24.2013 | World

By JOSEF FEDERMAN, The Associated Press JERUSALEM -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was expected to win a third term Tuesday in the first electi...

Israeli Election: U.S. Declares Support For Any Israeli Government Formed

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UPDATE: 2pm The U.S. State Department said Wednesday it would work with whatever new government is formed in Israel, Haaretz reports. At a Washingto...

Israeli Election: Inconclusive Results Puts Israel, Peace In Limbo

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel's new coalition government _ whether led by hard-line Benjamin Netanyahu or his moderate rival Tzipi Livni _ is likely to tak...

ISRAELI ELECTION RESULTS: Both Livni, Netanyahu Declare Victory

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

***UPDATE Feb 11 12:05AM*** AP reports: Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni and hard-line rival Benjamin Netanyahu both claimed victory Tuesday in Israel's p...