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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IDF weapons

Benny Gantz comes out against arms sales to oppressive regimes

11/05/2019

Right bloc eyes direct elections while Netanyahu still calls for unity

11/06/2019

Avigdor Liberman: Mixture of nonsense from reporters

11/05/2019

Liberman weighs return to a right-wing coalition

11/05/2019
Chairs set up by young residents of Sderot to represent the 120 MKs who they feel abandoned them as

Sderot youth challenge MKs to take up their cause

11/05/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Internal Likud race has potential to embarrass Netanyahu

11/04/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meet to discuss possible pol

Should we expect a political breakthrough this week? - analysis

11/03/2019

Third election will be Netanyahu’s fault, Liberman says

11/04/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz

Gantz: I'm determined to have broad unity government, not third elections

10/31/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meet to discuss possible pol

Blue and White doesn’t trust Netanyahu in a rotation agreement

10/31/2019
Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Benny Gantz (R)

Third election looking likely with coalition talks at a deadlock

10/31/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meet to discuss possible pol

Likud, Blue and White work out the details of rotation deal

10/30/2019

Rabin ceremony snubs Amir Peretz, angering Labor

10/30/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz given the mandate and 28 days to form new government by Rivlin

Blue and White divisions over minority government intensify

10/29/2019
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz

Gantz: There was no progress in meeting with Netanyahu

10/28/2019
A New Likudniks campaign saying "We voted for Likud, not for the bloc! Unity government now!"

Poll: Most Likud voters support forgoing right-wing bloc

10/28/2019

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