Middle East

Benny Gantz Betrays His Supporters

Israel’s canny caretaker prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, can thank the coronavirus and a weary,  beaten-down opponent for having saved his political skin. Netanyahu’s dominance of Israel politics seemed to have ended in mid-March as Blue and White Party leader Benny Gantz moved closer to forming a coalition government. But in a stunning 180 degree reversal on March […]