System of Government of Israel
The Israeli system of government is based on parliamentary democracy. The Prime Minister of Israel is the head of government and leader of a multi-party system. Executive power is exercised by the gov...
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Prime Minister of Israel
The Prime Minister of Israel (Hebrew: רֹאשׁ הַמֶּמְשָׁלָה, Rosh HaMemshala, lit. Head of the Government, Hebrew acronym: רה"מ) is the head of the Israeli government and the most powerful figure in Isr...
Cabinet of Israel
The Cabinet of Israel (officially: Hebrew: ממשלת ישראל‎ Memshelet Yisrael, English: Government of Israel) is a formal body composed of government officials called ministers, chosen and led b...
President of Israel
35°12′51″E / 31.76972°N 35.21417°E / 31.76972; 35.21417 The President of the State of Israel (Hebrew: נְשִׂיא הַמְּדִינָה, Nesi HaMedina, lit. President of the State) is the h...
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Deputy leaders of Israel
Deputy leaders in Israel fall into three categories: Acting Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister, and Vice Prime Minister. Deputy Prime Minister and Vice Prime Minister are honorary rather than offi...
Religion in Israel
Religion in Israel is a central feature of the country and plays a major role in shaping Israeli culture and lifestyle, and religion has played a central role in Israel's history. Israel is also the o...
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Labor Courts of Israel
In the Israeli legal system, the Labor Courts system (Hebrew: בתי הדין לעבודה‎) is a system of courts established under the Law of the Labor Court, 1969. This court system is the appellate judic...
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Military Court of Appeals
The Israeli Military Court of Appeals is the supreme military court of the Israel Defense Forces. It considers and judges over appeals submitted by the Military Advocate General which challenge decisi...
Politics of Israel
The politics of Israel is dominated by Zionist parties. They traditionally fall into three camps, the first two being the largest: Labor Zionism (social democrat), Revisionist Zionism (conservative) a...
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Local government in Israel
The local governments of Israel (Hebrew: רשות מקומית‎; also known as local authorities), are the set of bodies charged with providing services such as urban planning, zoning, and the provision o...
Religious Zionism
Religious Zionism (Hebrew: צִיּוֹנוּת דָּתִית, translit. Tziyonut Datit, or (דָּתִי לְאוּמִּי), translit. Dati Leumi "National Religious", or (כִּיפָּה סְּרוּגָּה), translit. Kippah seruga - lit. "kn...
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Israeli Druze
The Israeli Druze (Arabic: الدروز الإسرائيلية‎, Hebrew: דְּרוּזִים יִשְׂרְאֵלִים) are a religious minority of Arab descent located in Israel. In 2012, there were 130,600 Druze living in the ...
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List of Prime Ministers of Israel
This is a list of Prime Ministers of Israel since the establishment of that country in 1948.
A total of twelve people have served as Prime Minister of Israel, five of whom have served on two non-c...
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List of Presidents of Israel
This is a list of Chairmen and then Presidents of Israel since the establishment of that country in 1948.
As Chairman of the Provisional Council, Chaim Weizmann served as de facto head of state un...
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Shomer Masoret
Shomer Masoret (Hebrew: שומר מסורת, lit. "Tradition Keeper"; Plural: שומרי מסורת, Shomrei Masoret) or, also commonly referred as: Masorati (Hebrew: מסורתי, lit. "Traditionalist"; Plural: מסורתיים, Mas...
Haredim and Zionism
From the start of political Zionism in the 1890s, Haredi leaders voiced objection to its secular orientation and before the establishment of the State of Israel, the majority of Haredi Jews were oppos...
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Thirty-second government of Israel
The Thirty-second government of Israel (Hebrew: מֶמְשֶׁלֶת יִשְׂרָאֵל הַשְׁלוֹשִׁים וְשְׁתַּיִם, ), also known as the Second Netanyahu Government, was the largest cabinet in the country's history, in ...
Provisional government of Israel
The provisional government of Israel (Hebrew: הַמֶמְשָׁלָה הַזְמַנִּית, translit. HaMemshela HaZmanit) was the temporary cabinet which governed the Jewish community in Mandatory Palestine, and later t...
List of Presidents of Israel by longevity
This is a list Presidents of Israel in order of longevity. There are currently ten Presidents on the list, four of whom are living. The list is in descending order and is correct as of 27 March 2015. ...
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Hardal
Chardal (or Hardal; Hebrew: חרד"ל, acronym for חרדי לאומי, Charedi Le-umi, lit. "Nationalist Charedi", plural Chardalim) refers to the portion of the Religious Zionist Jewish community in Israel which...
Hinduism in Israel
Hinduism in Israel refers to the Hindu population in Israel. For many years it has been custom for Israeli soldiers upon completing their compulsory active duty service to travel to international dest...
Israeli legislative election, 2009
Elections for the 18th Knesset were held in Israel on 10 February 2009. These elections became necessary due to the resignation of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert as leader of the Kadima party, and the fai...
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Religious significance of Jerusalem
The city of Jerusalem is significant in a number of religious traditions, including the Abrahamic religions Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, which consider it a holy city. Some of the most sacred pla...
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