Yair Lapid
  • Yair Lapid warns he'll pull support of his party, 2nd largest in parliament, without progress on draft reform that hits ultra-Orthodox.

    LAST UPDATE : May 27, 2013, 11:56 AM EDT
  • JERUSALEM (AP) — A badly weakened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu scrambled Wednesday to keep his job by extending his hand to a new centrist party that advocates a more earnest push on peacemaking with the Palestinians after Israel's parliamentary election produced a stunning deadlock.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 23, 2013, 6:07 AM EST
  • Strong enough (if underwhelming) showing by right in Israeli election means P.M. Netanyahu should stay on, though the shape of his coalition still unclear.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 22, 2013, 9:55 PM EST