Welcome to The Times of Israel’s Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what’s happening in Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish world, from Sunday through Thursday.
Political writer Tal Schneider and diplomatic correspondent Lazar Berman join host Jessica Steinberg for today’s podcast.
Schneider offers a look at the expected atmosphere in the Knesset Monday as the politicians return for the summer session, with a coalition crisis and opposition party Likud talking confidently about bringing down the current government.
Berman discusses Victory Day for Russia, as Putin considers his possibilities in his ongoing invasion of Ukraine. Berman also talks about the removal of Russian mercenaries from Syria, and whether that poses any kind of threat for Israel.
Steinberg discusses the ongoing efforts of kosher supervisory alternatives in Israel, as a new Jerusalem restaurant abruptly switched from the Tzohar kosher supervision to a non-kosher status.
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