Ziv Rubinovitz is an Israel Institute Grant Recipient. Rubinovitz is a political scientist with expertise in Israeli foreign policy and US-Israel relations.
Gerald M. Steinberg is President of NGO Monitor and Professor of Political Studies at Bar Ilan University.
Our Voice of the Fortnight is Deputy Editor Samuel Nurding in conversation with BICOM Director Richard Pater about the dramatic events on Wednesday night when Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid informed President Rivlin that he had succeeded in forming a coalition. Richard spoke about why negotiations went down to the wire, explained the structure of the Change Government and some of the key principles that the government will try to adopt, and assessed what next for Netanyahu.