i24news is an international 24-hour news and current affairs television channel based in Jaffa Port, Tel Aviv, Israel. It broadcasts in English, French and Arabic. The channel’s owner is Patrick Drahi, and the CEO is Frank Melloul, who had previously played a critical role in establishing French 24-hour news channel France 24. Lucy Aharish is one of the channel’s leading anchors.
The channel was originally scheduled to begin broadcasting on 1 July 2013 but was delayed due to technical issues. It went live on 17 July 2013.