Benny Gantz

Benny Gantz looks at COVID research at Israel's Institute for Biological Research

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Israeli COVID Vaccine to Begin Human Testing This Fall

A shot for the ongoing COVID-19 virus is being developed by Israel, with human testing set to begin in mid-October.

Gantz and Netanyahu, April 20, 2020

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After One Year Wait, Bibi and Gantz Agree to Government

The deal between the two candidates for the Israeli premiership sees Netanyahu agreeing to step down after 18 months, but also getting most of his demands.

Knesset, December 11, 2019

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Third Time’s a Charm?

Her government unable to form a coalition and choose a leader, Israel will head to elections for the third time in less than a year.

Benny Gantz and Reuven Rivlin

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Gantz Gives Up…Third Election to Come?

Israeli PM candidate General Benny Gantz has conceded his mandate to form a coalition government, paving the way for yet another election in Israel.

Netanyahu, Rivlin, and Gantz at Peres memorial

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Bibi Calls on Gantz to Form National Unity Government

The longtime Israeli prime minister tells his rival, "The nation expects us, both of us, to demonstrate responsibility and that we pursue cooperation."

Netanyahu election ballot

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Bibi Falls Short of Majority

With Netanyahu's Likud party and the opposing party in a near tie for Knesset seats, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will now look to one candidate to form a stable coalition government.

Benny Gantz and Benjamin Netanyahu shaking hands.

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Why Israel Should Vote For…

As Israelis take to the polls, PM Netanyahu and General Benny Gantz each make their case for leading the Jewish state.

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