Democratic process by which leaders are chosen. Israel must hold parliamentary elections at least once every five years

Donald Trump: Jewish Americans who vote for Biden don’t love Israel

"A lot of [voting patterns] is habit. Jewish people, by habit, just vote for the Democrats, and [African Americans] by habit vote for the Democrats," the former president added.

Trump says $50m. raised at fundraiser

Former president seeks to replenish diminished coffers for his rematch against Democrat Joe Biden.


Why did Benny Gantz call for an election - and how will Netanyahu respond?

Gantz calls for September election amid protests; Netanyahu opposes, fearing Hamas advantage. Political shift could impact Gaza war resolution.

Kuwait holds first parliamentary election under new Emir

Since Kuwait's Sheik Meshal al-Ahmad al-Sabah assumed power in 2023, the country is now holding its first parliamentary election.

 Benny Gantz holds a press conference at the Knesset, in Jerusalem, April 3, 2024

Benny Gantz to Netanyahu: Hold Israeli elections in September

Gantz stopped short of saying he would leave the government if the prime minister did not accept his demand.

Letters to the Editor April 3, 2024: Final stronghold

Readers of The Jerusalem Post have their say.

Protesters present Sephardi chief rabbi with 'Dividing Israel' award

Anti-government protests will continue in Jerusalem on Tuesday for a third day since demonstrations in the capital began on Sunday.

Winning with 89.6% of the vote, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sworn in for third term

Sisi, a former intelligence general, rose to power in 2013 after deposing of the Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Mursi, Egypt's only freely elected president.

 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan looks on as he delivers statements, in Budapest, Hungary

Turkey's resurgent opposition thumps Erdogan in pivotal local elections

Sunday votes in Turkey resulted in the most significant blow to President Tayyip Erdogan and his party, reinforcing Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu as his main political rival.

  Protesters gather outside of the Knesset building, March 31, 2024.

Demonstration outside Knesset calling for elections, return of hostages

Begin Road was blocked in both directions by the Pink Front as part of the demonstrations.

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