Israeli citizens are poised to go to the polls March 17th to vote in an election that will determine who will be the next Prime Minister. According to yesterday's New York Times front page story headlined,…Continue
Added by Valerie Lapin Ganley on March 12, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Last Thursday, Israel’s Labor Party elected a new leader. Isaac Herzog replaces Shelly Yacimovich as the party’s Chairman.
Herzog immediately called on Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to move the peace process with the Palestinians forward. In his victory speech, Herzog vowed to refocus the party’s agenda on diplomacy. He said the Labor Party would offer a…Continue