Ilan Ben Zion
Ilan Ben Zion, a reporter at the Associated Press, is a former news editor at The Times of Israel. He holds a Masters degree in Diplomacy from Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English.
June 8, 2021, 11:35 am
Uneasy calm settles over Jewish-Arab city after last month’s violence; some Arab residents point to election of mayor as turning point due to his ties with national-religious group
February 15, 2021, 3:01 pm
Health ministry working with doctors, religious leaders to counter misinformation; expanding team monitors social media for fake news in Hebrew, Russian, Amharic, Arabic, English
January 29, 2021, 4:32 pm
Tiberias mosque was built in 670 CE, soon after death of Prophet Mohammad; stood near synagogues and Byzantine church in ‘Golden Age’ of tolerance in newly Muslim-conquered city