Lahav Harkov

Lahav Harkov

Lahav Harkov is the Senior Contributing Editor of The Jerusalem Post. Her responsibilities include reporting on and analyzing the Knesset and Israeli politics. She has interviewed major figures across the Israeli political spectrum and is well-connected to the country's top lawmakers
 
She is often invited to lecture on Israeli government and politics, and international news outlets, such as the BBC, France 24 and Sky News have sought her insights and analysis about breaking news.
 
Harkov grew up in New Jersey, making aliyah at age 17, where she did two years of National Service (Sherut Leumi) at museums dealing with Jewish and Israeli history. Harkov has a degree in Political Science and Communications at Bar-Ilan University. Email Lahav at lahavharkov@gmail.com

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with newly-appointed Defense Minister Naftali Bennett and IDF Chie

Netanyahu snubs new defense minister Bennett in press conference

11/12/2019
Labor MK Omer Bar-Lev

Left-wing MKs accuse Netanyahu of starting war for political advantage

11/12/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the Makor Rishon educational conference, November 11 201

Netanyahu to Gantz: Gov't with Arab list 'slap in face' of IDF soldiers

11/12/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz

Gantz: We are willing to compromise

11/11/2019

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11/12/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz attends the memorial ceremony for Yitzhak Rabin, Jerusalem, Novemb

Gantz signals turn towards minority government without Netanyahu

11/11/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sits alongside President Revuen Rivlin at the Israeli government's

Rabin memorials devolve into political spats

11/10/2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the swearing-in ceremony of the 22nd Knesset, the

Netanyahu: Liberman is coordinating with Arab Joint List, Gantz

11/10/2019
Naftali Bennett at a ceremony at the education ministry

Bennett’s dream come true staves off Netanyahu’s nightmare - analysis

11/10/2019
AVIGDOR LIBERMAN – a need to reinvent himself.

Liberman may support Arab-backed coalition if Netanyahu won’t drop haredim

11/10/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz speaks at the Yitzhak Rabin memorial rally, Tel Aviv, November 2 2

Gantz: We’re looking for options other than Likud for coalition

11/08/2019
THE KNESSET – lawmakers have different ways of expressing their frustration over the coalition crisi

MKs find ways to stay busy while lack of gov. leaves them with less to do

11/08/2019

Blue and White, Yisrael Beytenu take step toward coalition agreement

11/07/2019

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11/06/2019
KURDS IN Syria flee the Turkish and Syrian rebel offensive against their formerly peaceful towns las

Israeli Deputy FM: We have sent humanitarian aid to Kurds

11/06/2019
Gideon Saar

‘Nir Hefetz bill’ would disqualify evidence obtained improperly

11/06/2019

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