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. 


Israeli diplomats allowed to fundraise for Independence Day events abroad

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chats with his party's members in Airport City near Tel Av

Netanyahu: Israel stands with the US in its fight for peace and security


Will Turkey get in the way of Israeli gas?

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz at the memorial "The Massif of Names" in Belarus

New Austrian gov. vows to fight anti-Zionism alongside antisemitism

Leah Goldin, mother of Hadar, speaks at a press conference, August 5, 2018

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A Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant looks out of a vehicle during a military show marking the 32nd

Erdan to EU: Make sure your funds don't go to NGOs with terror ties

Danny Danon

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meet in Jerusalem, October 1

Is Pompeo running point on Israel as Trump moves away from Netanyahu?


Why Israeli law gives MKs immunity and lets an indicted PM stay in office


Gantz wants – like Netanyahu – to meet with foreign leaders


Putin, Polish PM Morawiecki in spat over who’s to blame for World War II

International Criminal Court

Did ICC engage with Hamas when drafting case against Israel?

St.Sgt. Oron Shaul, whose remains are held by Hamas in Gaza

Katz: No arrangement with Hamas without returning Goldin and Shaul

PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the Likud party headquarters in Tel Aviv.

Primaries reinvigorate Netanyahu and tighten the political knot

Sergei’s Courtyard in J'lem's Russian Compound

Israel bought this land for $3.5 million in oranges, Russia wants it back

Defense Minister Naftali Bennett attends a cabinet meeting, December 2019.

Bennett freezes additional NIS 150 million in pay-for-slay funds


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