Expect Long Delays: Ben Gurion Goes on Strike

Airports Authority workers decided that Thursday morning is the right time for a wildcat strike.Moshe Cohen, 9/18/2014, 10:23 AM

Ben Gurion Airport to Strike for Three Hours Thursday

Move in solidarity with postal workers' strike could damage the Israeli economy, leave travelers stranded.Tova Dvorin, 9/17/2014, 6:50 PM

Gush Etzion Head: We Deserve Mail As Much as Tel Aviv

Gush Etzion residents are not second-class citizens, said Davidi Perl - and a mail strike causing them suffering must be resolved.Moshe Cohen, 9/14/2014, 5:46 PM

Channel One Off the Air, May Stay Off for Awhile

The Israel Broadcasting Authority went off the air Monday, in protest of a plan to close it down next year.Yosef Berger, 6/2/2014, 7:12 PM

Budget Cuts? Hebrew University Students Fight Back

Protests erupt on Mount Scopus campus after Humanities department cuts funds for second time in three years.Tova Dvorin, 6/2/2014, 5:31 PM

Doctors, Govt. Make Progress to Save Failing Hadassah Hospital

Doctors, the state, and hospital management reach understanding on a potential final deal to end ongoing labor dispute.Yosef Berger, 5/15/2014, 10:00 AM

El Al Pilots' Strike Ends

El Al management reaches agreement with pilots that brings an end to strike.Benny Moshe, 5/12/2014, 12:15 AM

Doctors Turn Down Hadassah Deal

Doctors reject a deal to try and put Hadassah Ein Kerem's bankrupt budget under control - practically guaranteeing new strikes.Yosef Berger, 5/11/2014, 8:44 PM

Postal Workers in Central Israel go on Strike

Mail will not be delivered in Tel Aviv and central Israel, in protest of planned streamlining.Oranit Etzer, 4/28/2014, 11:40 AM

Ashdod Port Workers Find More Reasons to Slow Work

Ashdod Port workers have decided they don't want to unload certain kinds of ships - and management is furious.Yaakov Levi, 3/27/2014, 8:51 PM

Strike for the Future: Students Outraged Over Internship Fiasco

Threatened with joblessness, students from one of Israel's most highly sought-after degrees push back.Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2014, 10:46 AM

Driver's License Bureau to Strike Thursday

Labor dispute between Bureau, Ministry of Transportation stalls; employees respond by closing offices all day Thursday.Tova Dvorin, 2/26/2014, 7:56 PM

Hadassah Strike to Continue, May Get Worse

Meeting between employees and management ends with no results. Hadassah employees threaten further strike action.Elad Benari, 2/14/2014, 1:45 AM

FM Workers ‘Wish PM Would Get Involved’ in Dispute

Foreign Ministry workers say they wish the prime minister would get involved in the current dispute that has affected embassies worldwide.Chana Ya'ar, 6/26/2013, 2:04 PM

Ministry Tells Israelis Abroad: Forget Consulates, Try Chabad

Israeli diplomatic institutions abroad are all but shut down due to a strike. Consulates won't help Israelis, but Chabad willDavid Lev, 6/25/2013, 10:51 PM

Foreign Ministry Workers Block Visas, Part of Job Slowdown

Foreign ministry workers refuse to carry out consular functions around the world, due to a dispute over wages and working conditions.Chana Ya'ar, 6/24/2013, 1:12 PM

Union: Airport Cargo Workers Will Strike Before Taking Cuts

There could be trouble down the road for travelers who use Ben Gurion Airport, both for flights and for cargo shipmentsDavid Lev, 6/9/2013, 5:16 PM

Ya'alon: Israel Not Getting Involved in Syrian Civil War

Israel is not getting involved in Syria's civil war, Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon said.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/7/2013, 7:26 PM

BBC Journalists Go On Strike

BBC journalists began a 24-hour strike in protest of compulsory redundancies, causing possible disruption to the broadcaster's output.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2013, 4:02 PM

PM Stresses: Only US Attack Can Halt Iranian Nuclear Program

Netanyahu: Israeli strike on Iran's nuclear facilities could cause "significant damage" but only a US attack could halt operations. , 1/30/2013, 2:33 PM

Planned School Bus Strike Will Leave 152,000 Kids Stranded

Drivers of New York's yellow school buses plan to go on strike Wednesday, leaving 152,000 children without transportation. , 1/15/2013, 11:27 AM

Nurses Back to Work, But Can State Afford Them?

Israel's nurses were back at work Thursday morning, after a lengthy strike by nurses was settled with a new work agreement.David Lev, 12/20/2012, 9:02 AM

Qatari PM: Israel's 'Vicious Attack Must Not Pass Unpunished'

Qatari Prime Minister warns that Israel's retaliatory strikes on terrorists in the Gaza Strip must not go unpunished.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/15/2012, 3:08 PM

Court Orders End to Strike, Ma'ariv Employees Back to Work

An Israeli court ordered employees of the daily newspaper Ma'ariv to end their strike and return to work Wednesday afternoon. Annie Lubin, 11/7/2012, 8:09 PM

Egg Producers: Pay Us More, Or We'll Break Them

Within days, they Israelis will begin to notice a shortage of eggs due to a strike called by egg producers.David Lev, 11/5/2012, 12:45 AM

Cottage Cheese to Return as Tnuva Workers Freeze Strike

Workers at dairy giant Tnuva have called a temporary stop to sanctions, allowing for delivery of cottage cheese before Passover.Maayana Miskin, 3/30/2012, 11:12 AM

Strike Ends. Israel Goes Back to Normal

The Histadrut national Labor Union announced ,shortly before 9 a.m. Sunday, an agreement with the government to end the strike. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/12/2012, 9:03 AM

Fifth Day of Strike: Bus Service Limited

General strike, Day 5: Garbage piles up, Egged reduces bus service, but trains are running and planes are flying.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/12/2012, 7:59 AM

Report: Histadrut, Treasury Give Some, Take Some on Strike Deal

Both the Histadrut and the Treasury gave up some ground in order to make a deal to end the two day general strike Thursday, reports said.David Lev, 2/9/2012, 1:17 PM

General Strike: Prepare for the Worst and Hope for the Best

Israel may face another general strike Wednesday morning barring a last-minute solution. Flights from Ben Gurion Airport will be grounded.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/7/2012, 11:58 AM

National Labor Strike Set for Wednesday

The Histadrut Labor Federation has set a general strike on Wednesday after the National Labor Court lifted an injunction imposed last week.Chana Ya'ar, 2/5/2012, 1:23 PM

Local Councils Suspend Strike, Puts an End to Free Parking

Local towns and cities reached end the two-day-old strike that left garbage piling up and motorists free to park without fear of fines. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/18/2012, 9:56 AM

Israeli Cities on Strike against Government

Israel’s major cities and more than 250 towns and local councils are on strike. Schools open. No garbage collection; no parking tickets. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/16/2012, 8:51 AM

Treasury, Medical Residents Reach Compromise

Is the crisis in Israel's hospitals coming to an end? The medical residents and the Treasury have reached compromises.Elad Benari, 12/6/2011, 5:14 AM

Steinitz: We're Prepared to Do a Lot for Contract Workers

The government is prepared to do much in order to protect the rights of contract workers, Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz said.David Lev, 11/8/2011, 3:19 PM

General Strike Threatens to Shut Down Israel Monday

A labor court injunction is all that stands in the way of the first general strike in years. Banks and the airport will be shut down. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/6/2011, 11:12 AM

Planes, Trains, Busses, and Much More Set to Strike Monday

Israelis are likely to wake up to a nationwide strike of just about every public service and many private businesses on Monday morning.David Lev, 11/5/2011, 9:43 PM

Netanyahu to Oversee Negotiations with Residents

Prime Minister Netanyahu agrees to oversee talks with the medical residents. They, in return, promise to wait with mass resignations.Elad Benari, 10/7/2011, 4:41 AM

Medical Residents Reject PM Netanyahu Request to Keep Working

Representatives of the medical residents rejected a request by Prime Minister Netanyahu to wait several more days before resigning.Elad Benari, 10/5/2011, 3:34 PM

Catastrophe Postponed: Medical Residents to Wait for 48 Hours

Medical residents have agreed to postpone a mass resignation by 48 hours, averting what hospital officials warn would be a catastrophe.Maayana Miskin, 10/4/2011, 9:01 AM

State: Force Residents to Work

Labor Court asked to instruct medical residents to keep working for at least a while longer. Decision: Monday.Gil Ronen, 10/2/2011, 8:13 PM

Psychiatric Residents Join Doctors' Strike

Residents at the largest psychiatric facility in Israel resigned en masse Thursday, joining the long-running doctors' strike.Chana Ya'ar, 8/11/2011, 2:07 PM

Agreement to End Doctors' Strike Close - But Not Quite Finished

The government and doctors seemed closer than ever to an agreement Thursday morning, but the deal was not done, doctors said,David Lev, 8/4/2011, 11:20 AM

As Doctors Strike, Residents Protest

Hundreds of medical residents walk out of their hospitals across Israel on Wednesday to protest a potential agreement to end the doctors' stElad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 7/21/2011, 2:15 AM

Labor Court to Try to Cure Doctors’ Strike Wednesday

The Labor Court is to meet with the Finance Ministry and doctors Wednesday and may force them to negotiate an agreement or end the strike.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/20/2011, 8:27 AM

Dimona Nuclear Plant Workers Back on the Job - For Now

After 2 days of work sanctions, workers at the Dimona nuclear plant agreed to return to their jobs, after top officials cited risk to the plant.David Lev, 6/29/2011, 2:12 AM

Doctors' Strike Returns to Public Hospitals

All public hospitals, with the exception of Ziv Medical Center in Tzfat, are operating on a Shabbat schedule due to a doctors strike.Chana Ya'ar, 5/22/2011, 1:56 PM

No Railway Strike Till July

Labor Court told Israel Railway workers they can't strike before July 1. They and management were ordered to negotiate for the next two weeks.Chana Ya'ar, 5/16/2011, 9:51 PM

Jailed Railway Workers Released, Blocked from Maccabim

Ten Israel Railways workers have been released from jail after being held overnight for protests at the board chairman's home.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 5:00 PM

Police: Keep Railway Workers in Jail

Police have asked the court to keep nine Israel Railways workers in jail, including the head of the union.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 10:26 AM

Striking Railway Workers Ordered Back to Work

Israel Railway workers walked out Wednesday around 10:30 PM in a wildcat strike, leaving trains motionless. Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 10:03 AM

Doctors Protest: 'We Strike for the Sick, Not for Ourselves'

Israel's doctors demonstrated outside the Knesset after talks with the Finance Ministry ended with no agreement being reached.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/28/2011, 1:14 AM

Doctors to Strike Tuesday at Clalit, Leumit

Doctors are set to strike Tuesday in at least two health maintenance organizations and in hospitals across the country.Chana Ya'ar, 4/4/2011, 11:12 PM

Doctors to Go on 2-Day Strike

The Israeli Medical Association has announced plans to go on a warning strike on Tuesday and Wednesday.Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2011, 10:22 PM

Opposition Leader Tzipi Livni Derides PM's Housing Solution

Opposition leader Tzipi Livni derides PM's solution for housing crisis citing the erosion of Israel's middle class as the crisis' primary cause.Gabe Kahn., 3/10/2011, 9:37 PM

Port Strike 'Not Good for Aliyah,' Ends With 6% Pay Hike

An Israeli business owner noted that the 3-day port strike that ended Wednesday night could have threatened the Aliyah enterprise.Chana Ya'ar, 1/6/2011, 12:12 PM

Local Authorities Cancel Threatened Strike, School On As Usual

Local Authorities workers plan to strike beginning on Sunday. Strike will protest water fees, education budget.Maayana Miskin, 1/1/2011, 10:44 PM