Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

Netanyahu’s toxic legacy

He’s done everything in the last 12 years to entrench the siege mentality on both sides

By Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

Palestinians in Jerusalem live in a strange limbo

On the streets, Jewish and Arab mobs have been on the rampage

By Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

In Israel, vaccine passports are already redundant

Nearly all Israeli adults now have a vaccine passport, which means there’s no need to inspect them

By Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

How Netanyahu exploits Israel’s vaccine success

Lockdown means no election rallies, but every day Netanyahu visits vaccination centers

By Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

With Trump’s endorsement, Netanyahu may survive

This election is not about policies or ideology. Just a referendum on Netanyahu’s remaining in power. And the Israeli public is split down the middle

By Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

Is Benny Gantz the man who could topple Netanyahu?

A former general has emerged as a challenger to the Israeli Prime Minister

By Anshel Pfeffer

Middle East

How Benjamin Netanyahu made the most of the Trump era

The two share an uncanny ability to connect on almost a metaphysical level with the fears and resentments of their voters.

By Anshel Pfeffer

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