Ministry of the Interior

Israel-Gaza War, India
Israel holds official funeral for Indian foreign worker killed in Hezbollah attack

The worker, Pat Nibin Maxwell, was killed by a Hezbollah anti-tank missile fired towards Margaliyot. The missile also killed another two workers.

Avi Woolf | 07.03.24

Local Elections

1.25 million people have voted so far - over 6% lower than last time

The voting rate now stands at 17.7% as of 13:00, a significant drop compared to previous elections.

Liran Vainshtain, JFeed Staff | 27.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Bedouin

Bedouin who saved soldiers' lives on October 7 made permanent resident

Interior Minister Moshe Arbel decided to Hamid Abu Arar, a resident of Aroer who saved the lives of 45 soldiers on October 7. "Your actions touched all our hearts."

Oz Israel Schwartz, JFeed Staff | 21.02.24

Local Authority Elections

They will not be Postponed Again: this is the Date of the Local Authority Elections

Interior Minister Moshe Arbel announced that the elections for local authorities will be held in most of the country on January 30, except in the settlements that were evacuated due to the war - where the elections will be held 5 months after the return of the residents.

JFeed Staff | 04.12.23

Local Authority Elections

Final Confirmation: This is the Date of the Local Authority Elections

Final approval: Local authority elections will be postponed for three months. There is a possibility that they may be postponed for an additional month, depending on the circumstances.

Guy Ezra, JFeed Staff | 23.10.23


Because of the War: Proposal to Defer Local Government Elections

The Interior Ministry published a legal memorandum proposing to defer local government elections for three months, to take place on January 31, 2024. This decision is due to the war in the south and difficulties in holding elections due to the security situation.

JFeed | 11.10.23

Hilton Beach has been Reopened

The warning on Hilton Beach in Tel Aviv has been removed

After a bathing warning was registered at the Hilton Beach in Tel Aviv, the Ministry of the Interior announces that it is possible to return and bathe there as a result of normal sea water quality tests

JFeed | 30.08.23

Poor Water Quality at the Beach

The Ministry of the Interior: It is forbidden to bathe at the Hilton beach and the separate beach

The Ministry of the Interior announced that after consultation with the Ministry of Health, it was decided to close the separate beach and the Hilton Beach in Tel Aviv for bathing, as a result of poor water quality

JFeed | 29.08.23

The Separate Beach is Open

Good news for the religious public: the separate beach is open for bathing

The Ministry of Health announced this morning that due to normal microbiological results, bathing at the separate beach in Haifa is permitted. In addition, 8 streams are still closed in the north

Guy Ezra, JFeed Staff | 17.08.23